senate Bill S1475

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Grants cities authority to review plans for the construction of structures proposed to be made within its boundaries

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    • Passed Assembly
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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 14, 2013 recommit, enacting clause stricken
Jan 09, 2013 referred to cities

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S1475 - Details

Law Section:
General City Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §20, Gen City L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S389A
2009-2010: S1665

S1475 - Summary

Grants cities authority to review plans for the construction of structures proposed to be made within its boundaries.

S1475 - Sponsor Memo

S1475 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  1475

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  KRUEGER,  AVELLA,  DIAZ, DILAN, HASSELL-THOMPSON,
  HOYLMAN -- read twice and ordered printed,  and  when  printed  to  be
  committed to the Committee on Cities

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  general  city law, in relation to the review of
  construction plans by cities

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  Section 20 of the general city law is amended by adding a
new subdivision 39 to read as follows:
  39. TO REVIEW PLANS FOR CONSTRUCTION OR RECONSTRUCTION OF  ANY  STRUC-
TURE  PROPOSED  TO BE MADE WITHIN ITS BOUNDARIES FOR COMPLIANCE WITH ANY
CODES, RULES OR REGULATIONS. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW,
NO CITY SHALL BE PERMITTED TO  ACCEPT  CERTIFICATION  OF  DOCUMENTS  FOR
CONSTRUCTION  OF NEW BUILDINGS FROM ARCHITECTS OR ENGINEERS AS A SUBSTI-
TUTE FOR REVIEW AND APPROVAL OF SUCH PLANS BY EMPLOYEES OF THE CITY.
  S 2. This act shall take effect July 1, 2014.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01003-01-3

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