senate Bill S6199

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Requires a homeowner be provided a cost estimate for installation of a fire sprinkler system

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Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Consumer Protection Committee


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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 03, 2018 referred to consumer protection
May 11, 2017 referred to consumer protection

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S6199 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10630
Current Committee:
Senate Consumer Protection
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Add §771-b, Gen Bus L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S1645, A2468

S6199 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires a homeowner be provided a cost estimate for installation of a fire sprinkler system.

S6199 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6199 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6199

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 11, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  BROOKS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Consumer Protection

AN ACT to amend the general business law, in relation to requiring  that
  a  homeowner  be  provided  a cost estimate for installation of a fire
  sprinkler system

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

  Section 1. The general business law is amended by adding a new section
771-b to read as follows:
  §  771-B.  FOR ALL PRIVATE, ONE-FAMILY HOME CONSTRUCTION CONTRACTED ON
OR AFTER THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS SECTION, THE HOME CONSTRUCTION ESTI-
MATE MUST INCLUDE A COST ESTIMATE FOR THE INSTALLATION OF A FIRE  SPRIN-
KLER  SYSTEM.  NOTHING IN THIS SECTION SHALL BE CONSTRUED TO REQUIRE THE
HOME BUYER TO PURCHASE SUCH A SYSTEM.
  § 2. This act shall  take  effect  on  the  first  of  September  next
succeeding the date on which it shall have become a law.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11704-01-7

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