Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Mar 10, 2023||
referred to housing
Assembly Bill A5415
2023-2024 Legislative Session
Current Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
Manny De Los Santos
2023-A5415 (ACTIVE) - Details
2023-A5415 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Requires the inspection of non-fireproof buildings every three years; requires compliance with the New York city housing maintenance code and the New York city construction codes; requires those dwellings not in compliance with such code at the time of inspection to make repairs or improvements necessary to comply with such standards within six months of such inspection, or a lien shall be placed upon the dwelling.
2023-A5415 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 5415 2023-2024 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y March 10, 2023 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. O'DONNELL -- read once and referred to the Committee on Housing AN ACT to amend the multiple dwelling law, in relation to requiring the inspection of non-fireproof buildings and compliance with the New York city housing maintenance code and the New York city construction codes THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The multiple dwelling law is amended by adding a new section 140-a to read as follows: § 140-A. INSPECTION AND COMPLIANCE. 1. A. EVERY NON-FIREPROOF MULTIPLE DWELLING SHALL BE INSPECTED EVERY THREE YEARS FOR COMPLIANCE WITH THE FIRE SAFETY STANDARDS SET FORTH IN THE NEW YORK CITY HOUSING MAINTENANCE CODE AND THE NEW YORK CITY CONSTRUCTION CODES. B. IT SHALL BE THE DUTY OF EVERY PERSON, FIRM OR CORPORATION ACTING EITHER AS OWNER, AGENT, CONTRACTOR OR LESSEE OF SUCH MULTIPLE DWELLINGS TO CONDUCT SUCH FIRE SAFETY INSPECTIONS WHICH SHALL INCLUDE BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO ELECTRICAL WIRING, CIRCUITS, OUTLETS, SWITCHES, CORDS, AND RELATED EQUIPMENT. C. EVERY PERSON, FIRM OR CORPORATION ACTING EITHER AS OWNER, AGENT, CONTRACTOR OR LESSEE OF SUCH MULTIPLE DWELLING SHALL SUBMIT A FIRE SAFE- TY INSPECTION REPORT FOR EACH BUILDING OWNED OR OPERATED BY SUCH PERSON, FIRM OR CORPORATION TO THE DEPARTMENT OF BUILDINGS OR OTHER APPROPRIATE LOCAL AGENCY EVERY THREE YEARS. 2. FIRE SAFETY INSPECTION REPORTS SHALL INCLUDE: A. THE NUMBER AND NATURE OF THE FIRE SAFETY HAZARDS FOUND DURING FIRE SAFETY INSPECTIONS; AND B. A DESCRIPTION OF THE MITIGATION OR REPAIRS MADE IN RESPONSE TO SUCH FIRE SAFETY INSPECTION, INCLUDING THE NUMBER OF REPAIRS OR IMPROVEMENTS MADE. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD02389-01-3 A. 5415 2
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