assembly Bill A10249

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to modular construction work

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Mar 26, 2018 referred to labor

A10249 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Labor
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Add §241-c, amd §242, Lab L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2019-2020: A2933
2021-2022: A2039
2023-2024: A2512

A10249 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to modular construction work; provides that modular construction shall comply with any existing municipal licensing requirements for all electrical, plumbing, and fire suppression work.

A10249 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  10249

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 26, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. DILAN -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Labor

AN ACT to amend the labor law, in relation to modular construction work

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

  Section  1.  The labor law is amended by adding a new section 241-c to
read as follows:
  § 241-C. MODULAR CONSTRUCTION WORK. 1. AS USED IN THIS SECTION:
  (A) "CLOSED CONSTRUCTION" SHALL MEAN ANY BUILDING, BUILDING COMPONENT,
ASSEMBLY, OR SYSTEM MANUFACTURED IN SUCH A  MANNER  THAT  ALL  CONCEALED
PARTS  OR  PROCESSES OF MANUFACTURE CANNOT BE INSPECTED BEFORE INSTALLA-
TION AT THE BUILDING SITE WITHOUT DISASSEMBLY, DAMAGE, OR DESTRUCTION.
  (B) "COMPONENT" SHALL MEAN  ANY  SUB-SYSTEM,  SUB-ASSEMBLY,  OR  OTHER
SYSTEM  OR  FABRICATION  DESIGNED  FOR USE IN OR AS PART OF A STRUCTURE,
WHICH MAY INCLUDE WOODWORK, CASES, CABINETS OR COUNTERS AND  THE  FABRI-
CATION  OF  ELECTRICAL,  PLUMBING,  HEATING,  COOLING, VENTILATION, FIRE
PROTECTION, EXHAUST DUCT SYSTEMS, AND MECHANICAL  INSULATION,  OR  OTHER
SYSTEMS AFFECTING HEALTH AND SAFETY, DESIGNED AND ENGINEERED FOR INSTAL-
LATION  IN  THE  CONSTRUCTION,  REPAIR,  OR RENOVATION OF A MANUFACTURED
BUILDING.
  (C) "MANUFACTURED BUILDING" SHALL MEAN A STRUCTURE CONSISTING  OF  ONE
OR  MORE  TRANSPORTABLE  SECTIONS  OF CLOSED CONSTRUCTION BUILT WITHIN A
MANUFACTURING FACILITY WHEN SUCH BUILDING IS DESIGNED TO BE GREATER THAN
SIX STORIES IN HEIGHT.
  (D)"MANUFACTURING FACILITY" SHALL MEAN THE PLACE OR  PLACES  AT  WHICH
MACHINERY, EQUIPMENT, AND OTHER MATERIALS ARE ASSEMBLED AND OPERATED FOR
THE PURPOSES OF MAKING, FABRICATING, FORMING, OR ASSEMBLING MANUFACTURED
BUILDINGS OR COMPONENTS.
  (E)  "MODULAR CONSTRUCTION" SHALL MEAN ALL ASPECTS OF THE CONSTRUCTION
OF A MANUFACTURED BUILDING.
  (F) "MUNICIPAL" OR "MUNICIPALITY" SHALL MEAN A CITY WITH A  POPULATION
OF ONE MILLION OR MORE.
  2.  MODULAR  CONSTRUCTION  SHALL  COMPLY  WITH  ANY EXISTING MUNICIPAL
LICENSING  REQUIREMENTS  FOR  ALL   ELECTRICAL,   PLUMBING,   AND   FIRE

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets