assembly Bill A3634

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to the declaration of a sign as a public nuisance and its removal

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Jan 06, 2016 referred to cities
Jan 27, 2015 referred to cities


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A3634 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
New York City Administrative Code
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง28-503.1, NYC Ad Cd
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: A707, S5441
2019-2020: A320, S811
2021-2022: A525

A3634 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the declaration of a sign as a public nuisance and its removal by order of the commissioner.

A3634 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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


                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 27, 2015

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  BRAUNSTEIN  -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Cities

AN ACT to amend the administrative code of the  city  of  New  York,  in
  relation to the declaration of a sign as a public nuisance


  Section 1. Section 28-503.1 of the administrative code of the city  of
New  York,  as  added by local law number 33 of the city of New York for
the year 2007, is amended to read as follows:
  S 28-503.1 General. A sign with a surface area greater than 200 square
feet (19 m{2}) that is erected, maintained, attached,  affixed,  painted
on,  or  in  any  other  manner represented on a building or premises in
violation of the zoning resolution, this code, the 1968 building code or
rules adopted pursuant  thereto  is  hereby  declared  to  be  a  public
nuisance.  The commissioner [may] SHALL, after notice and hearing, order
the removal of such illegal sign [or] AND its sign structure [or  both],
IF APPLICABLE, as hereinafter provided.
  S 2. The commissioner of buildings shall immediately order the removal
of any sign and its sign structure that has previously been deemed ille-
  S 3. This act shall take effect immediately.

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