senate Bill S4562

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Directs the state fire prevention and building code council to update the state fire prevention and building code and the state energy conservation construction code

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Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Housing, Construction And Community Development Committee


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S4562 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6824
Current Committee:
Senate Housing, Construction And Community Development
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §377, Exec L; amd §§11-101 & 11-103, Energy L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A4460

S4562 - Summary

Directs the state fire prevention and building code council to update the state fire prevention and building code and the state energy conservation construction code within 12 months of the publication of any updated or revised edition of the international and national codes relating thereto, so as to ensure that the state's codes reflect such revisions and updates.

S4562 - Sponsor Memo

S4562 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  4562

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 17, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LITTLE -- 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 and the energy law, in relation to
  requiring the updating of the state uniform fire prevention and build-
  ing code and the state energy conservation construction  code  on  the
  basis of update of certain international codes

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 377 of the executive law is renum-
bered subdivision 3 and a new subdivision 2 is added to read as follows:
  2.  EACH TIME A REVISED OR UPDATED EDITION OF THE INTERNATIONAL BUILD-
ING CODE, THE INTERNATIONAL FIRE  CODE,  THE  INTERNATIONAL  RESIDENTIAL
CODE,  THE  INTERNATIONAL  PLUMBING  CODE,  THE INTERNATIONAL MECHANICAL
CODE, THE INTERNATIONAL FUEL GAS CODE, THE INTERNATIONAL EXISTING BUILD-
ING CODE, THE INTERNATIONAL PROPERTY MAINTENANCE CODE  OR  THE  NATIONAL
ELECTRICAL CODE IS PUBLISHED, THE COUNCIL SHALL, WITHIN TWELVE MONTHS OF
SUCH PUBLICATION OF A REVISED OR UPDATED EDITION, CAUSE THE UNIFORM FIRE
PREVENTION  AND  BUILDING  CODE  TO BE UPDATED TO REFLECT CHANGES IN ANY
SUCH REVISED OR UPDATED EDITION.
  § 2. Section 11-101 of the energy law, as amended by  chapter  516  of
the laws of 1984, is amended to read as follows:
  § 11-101. Purpose.  In furtherance of the policy set forth in subdivi-
sion  two  of  section  3-101  of  this  chapter, the legislature hereby
directs that a state energy conservation construction code be adopted to
protect the health, safety and security of the people of the  state  and
to  assure a continuing supply of energy for future generations and that
such code mandate that  [economically]  reasonable  energy  conservation
techniques  be  used  in  the  design and construction of all public and
private buildings in the state.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09608-01-7

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