assembly Bill A707

2017-2018 Legislative Session

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

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Jan 03, 2018 referred to cities
Jan 09, 2017 referred to cities

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A707 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5441
Current Committee:
Assembly Cities
Law Section:
New York City Administrative Code
Laws Affected:
Amd §28-503.1, NYC Ad Cd
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A3634, S4419
2019-2020: A320, S811

A707 (ACTIVE) - Summary

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

A707 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                   707

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             January 9, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. BRAUNSTEIN, ARROYO, MOSLEY, DINOWITZ, BRINDISI,
  M. G. MILLER, GOTTFRIED, TITONE, SALADINO -- Multi-Sponsored by --  M.
  of  A.  COOK, LENTOL, SIMON -- 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

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

  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:
  § 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.
  § 2. The commissioner of buildings shall immediately order the removal
of any sign and its sign structure that has previously been deemed ille-
gal.
  § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01748-01-7