senate Bill S7538

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to a residency exemption for plumbing inspectors in the city of Jamestown

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Current Bill Status Via A7648 - Passed Senate & Assembly


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 09, 2020 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.708
substituted for s7538
Jun 09, 2020 substituted by a7648
Jun 08, 2020 ordered to third reading cal.708
reported and committed to rules
Jun 06, 2020 committee discharged and committed to local government
Jan 24, 2020 referred to cities

Votes

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Jun 8, 2020 - Local Government committee Vote

S7538
7
0
committee
7
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Local Government Committee Vote: Jun 8, 2020

May 28, 2020 - Rules committee Vote

S7538
19
0
committee
19
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S7538 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7648
Law Section:
General City Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §48, Gen City L

S7538 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides a residency exemption for plumbing inspectors in the city of Jamestown by allowing such inspectors to be residents of Chautauqua county.

S7538 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7538 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7538

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 24, 2020
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the  general  city  law,  in  relation  to  a  residency
  exemption for plumbing inspectors in the city of Jamestown

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

  Section 1. Section 48 of the general city law, as amended  by  chapter
585 of the laws of 2005, is amended to read as follows:
  § 48. Inspectors; qualifications; notice. The local board of health or
an  official  or board designated by local law of such city, as the case
may be shall detail, designate or appoint an inspector or inspectors  of
plumbing,  subject,  however,  to  the provisions or limitations of law,
regulating the appointment of such inspectors by such board of health or
an official or board designated by local law of such city.  All  inspec-
tors  of  plumbing  who  are  detailed, designated or appointed shall be
practical plumbers and shall not be engaged directly  or  indirectly  in
the  business  of plumbing, during the period of their appointment. They
shall be citizens and actual residents of the city  in  which  they  are
appointed;  except  in  the  cities  of Cortland and Corning, where such
inspectors shall be citizens and actual residents of the county or coun-
ties wherein the city is situated, or in an abutting or adjacent county;
except in the city of Watertown, where such inspectors shall be citizens
and actual residents of the county wherein the city is  situated  except
in  the  city of Middletown, where such inspectors shall be citizens and
actual residents of the county wherein the city is situated, or within a
twenty-five mile radius of the  city  of  Middletown  as  long  as  such
inspectors  are  citizens  and actual residents of this state; EXCEPT IN
THE CITY OF JAMESTOWN, WHERE SUCH INSPECTORS SHALL BE CITIZENS AND ACTU-
AL RESIDENTS OF THE COUNTY WHEREIN THE CITY IS SITUATED; except  in  any
city  with  a  population  of less than twenty-five thousand, where such
inspectors shall be citizens and actual residents of the county or coun-
ties wherein the city is situated. Before entering upon the discharge of
their duties as such inspectors they shall each be required to obtain  a
certificate of competency from said examining board. They shall be enti-

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

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