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File #: Int 0885-2012    Version: * Name: Construction site fire safety managers.
Type: Introduction Status: Filed
Committee: Committee on Housing and Buildings
On agenda: 6/28/2012
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the New York city fire code, in relation to construction site fire safety managers.
Sponsors: Elizabeth S. Crowley, Letitia James, Deborah L. Rose, Daniel J. Halloran III
Council Member Sponsors: 4
Date Ver.Prime SponsorAction ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsMultimedia
12/31/2013*Elizabeth S. Crowley City Council Filed (End of Session)  Action details Meeting details Not available
6/28/2012*Elizabeth S. Crowley City Council Introduced by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
6/28/2012*Elizabeth S. Crowley City Council Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
Int. No. 885
 
By Council Members Crowley, James, Rose and Halloran
 
 
A Local Law to amend the New York city fire code, in relation to construction site fire safety managers.
 
 
Be it enacted by the Council as follows:
Section 1.  Section FC 1408.1 of the New York city fire code as added by local law number 26 for the year 2008, is amended to read as follows:
1408.1 Fire safety manager. Where a site safety manager or site safety coordinator is required by the Building Code, the owner shall designate a person to be the fire safety manager for the construction site. [The] Except for buildings constructed to a height of fifteen floors or more, the fire safety manager may be the site safety manager or site safety coordinator required by the Building Code. The fire safety manager shall be responsible for ensuring compliance with the requirements of this code, including this chapter, and the rules.
ยง2. This local law shall take effect ninety days from its enactment.
 
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