senate Bill S5041A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to violations of the uniform fire prevention and building code

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2014 referred to housing, construction and community development
Jun 21, 2013 committed to rules
Jun 10, 2013 advanced to third reading
Jun 05, 2013 2nd report cal.
Jun 04, 2013 1st report cal.1024
May 14, 2013 print number 5041a
amend and recommit to housing, construction and community development
May 07, 2013 referred to housing, construction and community development

Votes

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Jun 4, 2013 - Housing, Construction and Community Development committee Vote

S5041A
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committee
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Aye
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
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Excused
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Housing, Construction and Community Development Committee Vote: Jun 4, 2013

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Bill Amendments

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S5041 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5847A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §382, Exec L

S5041 - Summary

Relates to violations of the uniform fire prevention and building code.

S5041 - Sponsor Memo

S5041 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5041

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 7, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  BALL  --  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  executive law, in relation to violations of the
  uniform fire prevention and building code

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

  Section 1. Section 382 of the executive law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 4 to read as follows:
  4.  WHERE A BUILDING HAS BEEN ALTERED IN VIOLATION OF ANY PROVISION OF
THE UNIFORM CODE OR ANY  LAWFUL  ORDER  OBTAINED  THEREUNDER,  AND  SUCH
ALTERATION  IMPEDES  EGRESS  FROM  SUCH  BUILDING DURING A FIRE OR OTHER
EMERGENCY EVACUATION, THE OWNER OF SUCH BUILDING WHO  HAS  KNOWLEDGE  OF
SUCH ALTERATION OR SHOULD HAVE HAD KNOWLEDGE OF SUCH ALTERATION SHALL BE
SUBJECT  TO  A  FINE  OF  BETWEEN  ONE THOUSAND DOLLARS AND TEN THOUSAND
DOLLARS OR IN AN AMOUNT THAT IS EQUAL TO TWO TIMES THE  AMOUNT  OF  RENT
CHARGED AS A RESULT OF THE ILLEGAL ALTERATION, WHICHEVER IS GREATER.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09561-01-3

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S5041A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5847A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §382, Exec L

S5041A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to violations of the uniform fire prevention and building code.

S5041A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5041A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5041--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 7, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  BALL  --  read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Housing, Construction  and
  Community  Development  -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in  relation  to  violations  of  the
  uniform fire prevention and building code

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

  Section 1. Section 382 of the executive law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 4 to read as follows:
  4. WHERE A BUILDING HAS BEEN ALTERED IN VIOLATION OF ANY PROVISION  OF
THE  UNIFORM  CODE  OR  ANY  LAWFUL  ORDER OBTAINED THEREUNDER, AND SUCH
ALTERATION IMPEDES A PERSON'S EGRESS FROM SUCH BUILDING DURING A FIRE OR
OTHER EMERGENCY EVACUATION, THE OWNER OF SUCH BUILDING WHO HAS KNOWLEDGE
OF SUCH ALTERATION OR SHOULD HAVE HAD KNOWLEDGE OF SUCH ALTERATION SHALL
BE SUBJECT TO A CIVIL PENALTY OF  UP  TO  SEVEN  THOUSAND  FIVE  HUNDRED
DOLLARS.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09561-05-3

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