senate Bill S501

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Requires a certain class (J-2) of residential buildings in New York city to have emergency lighting

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S501 - Details

Law Section:
New York City Administrative Code
Laws Affected:
Add ยง27-3024.1, NYC Ad Cd
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S1292
2009-2010: S3342

S501 - Summary

Requires a certain class (J-2) of residential buildings in New York city to have emergency lighting in like manner as a certain other class (J-1) of residential buildings.

S501 - Sponsor Memo

S501 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   501

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. ESPAILLAT -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed  to be committed to the Committee on Housing, Construction and
  Community Development

AN ACT to amend the administrative code of the  city  of  New  York,  in
  relation  to  requiring  emergency lighting or illumination in certain
  residential buildings

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

  Section  1. The administrative code of the city of New York is amended
by adding a new section 27-3024.1 to read as follows:
  S 27-3024.1 EMERGENCY LIGHTING OR ILLUMINATION REQUIRED  IN  OCCUPANCY
GROUP  J-2  BUILDINGS.  WITHIN  ONE HUNDRED EIGHTY DAYS OF THE EFFECTIVE
DATE OF THIS SECTION, EMERGENCY LIGHTING OR  ILLUMINATION  IN  OCCUPANCY
GROUP  J-2  BUILDINGS  IS REQUIRED IN THE SAME MANNER AND SUBJECT TO THE
SAME TERMS AND CONDITIONS  AS  EMERGENCY  LIGHTING  OR  ILLUMINATION  IS
REQUIRED IN OCCUPANCY GROUP J-1 BUILDINGS, IN SUBSTANTIAL CONFORMANCE TO
THE  PROVISIONS  OF LOCAL LAW NUMBER SIXTEEN OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK FOR
THE YEAR NINETEEN HUNDRED EIGHTY-FOUR. THE PROVISIONS  OF  THIS  SECTION
SUPERSEDE  ANY INCONSISTENT PROVISION OF THIS CODE, INCLUDING ANY APPEN-
DICES THERETO AND REFERENCE STANDARDS THEREUNTO APPERTAINING.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01940-01-3

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