senate Bill S4421

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Provides immunity from administrative action against NYC fire officers who are unable to properly conduct building inspections

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2014 referred to cities
Jun 21, 2013 committed to rules
May 23, 2013 advanced to third reading
May 22, 2013 2nd report cal.
May 21, 2013 1st report cal.696
Mar 27, 2013 referred to cities

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S4421 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7783
Current Committee:
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง209-ff, Gen Muni L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S5334, A7188

S4421 - Summary

Provides immunity from administrative action against New York City fire officers who, due to lack of training, are effectively unable to properly conduct building inspections.

S4421 - Sponsor Memo

S4421 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4421

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 27, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  GOLDEN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Cities

AN ACT to amend the general municipal  law,  in  relation  to  providing
  immunity from administrative action against certain New York city fire
  officers

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

  Section 1. The general municipal  law  is  amended  by  adding  a  new
section 209-ff to read as follows:
  S 209-FF. LIABILITY OF FIRE OFFICERS. IN ANY CITY WITH A POPULATION OF
ONE  MILLION  OR  MORE, THE FIRE OFFICERS OF THE FIRE DEPARTMENT OF SUCH
CITY SHALL BE IMMUNE FROM ADMINISTRATIVE LIABILITY RELATING TO  ANY  ACT
OR OMISSION WHICH MAY BE ATTRIBUTABLE TO THE FAILURE OF THE FIRE DEPART-
MENT  OF SUCH CITY TO PROVIDE TRAINING TO SUCH OFFICERS IN REGARD TO THE
BUILDING AND CONSTRUCTION CODES AND LOCAL ORDINANCES OF SUCH CITY,  WITH
AN EMPHASIS ON THE INSPECTION DUTIES OF FIRE OFFICERS, AND ANY PERTINENT
CHANGES  IN SUCH DUTIES RESULTING FROM THE ENACTMENT OF OR ANY AMENDMENT
TO ANY OF SUCH CODES ON OR AFTER JULY FIRST, TWO THOUSAND EIGHT.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10082-01-3

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