senate Bill S1078

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to increasing fines for individuals who fail to comply with a stop work order

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee


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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2019 committed to rules
May 29, 2019 advanced to third reading
May 22, 2019 2nd report cal.
May 21, 2019 1st report cal.844
Jan 10, 2019 referred to cities

Votes

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May 21, 2019 - Cities committee Vote

S1078
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
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Cities Committee Vote: May 21, 2019

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S1078 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1893
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
New York City Administrative Code
Laws Affected:
Amd §28-207.2.6, NYC Ad Cd
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A9325
2017-2018: S6443, A1103

S1078 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to increasing fines for individuals who fail to comply with a stop work order; increases fines from $6,000 to $10,000 for initial violation and $12,000 to $20,000 for subsequent violations.

S1078 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1078 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1078

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 10, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. PERSAUD -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Cities

AN ACT to amend the administrative code of the  city  of  New  York,  in
  relation to increasing fines for individuals who fail to comply with a
  stop work order

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

  Section 1. Section 28-207.2.6 of the administrative code of  the  city
of  New York, as amended by local law number 157 of the city of New York
for the year 2017, is amended to read as follows:
  § 28-207.2.6 Penalties. In addition to the penalties provided  for  in
this  chapter,  any  person  who  fails to comply with a stop work order
shall be liable for a civil penalty in the amount  of  [$6,000]  $10,000
for  the  initial  violation  and [$12,000] $20,000 for every subsequent
violation, to be paid to the department prior to the rescission  of  the
stop  work  order;  provided,  however, this shall not apply to any work
performed to remedy an unsafe or hazardous condition  as  authorized  by
order of the commissioner.
  §  2.  This  act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall
have become a law.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00780-01-9

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