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File #: Int 0216-2018    Version: * Name: Conducting audits of asbestos and lead inspections.
Type: Introduction Status: Committee
Committee: Committee on Environmental Protection
On agenda: 1/31/2018
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to conducting audits of asbestos and lead inspections
Sponsors: Justin L. Brannan, Robert E. Cornegy, Jr.
Council Member Sponsors: 2
Summary: This bill would require the Commissioner of the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) to audit no less than 40 percent of the asbestos inspection reports received by or filed with DEP. The bill would also require the Commissioner of the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) to audit no less than 40 percent of the final lead inspection reports received by or filed with DOHMH pursuant to an order to abate issued by the DOHMH Commissioner.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 216, 2. Int. No. 216, 3. January 31, 2018 - Stated Meeting Agenda

Int. No. 216

 

By Council Members Brannan and Cornegy

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to conducting audits of asbestos and lead inspections

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Chapter 1 of title 17 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 17-199.9 to read as follows:

§ 17-199.9 Audit of final lead inspection reports. The commissioner shall audit for accuracy no less than 40 percent of the final lead inspection reports received by or filed with the department pursuant to an order to abate issued by the commissioner pursuant to New York city health code § 173.13.

§ 2. Section 24-136 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new subdivision (o) to read as follows:

(o) The commissioner shall audit for accuracy no less than 40 percent of the asbestos inspection reports received by or filed with the department.

§ 3. This local law takes effect 90 days after it becomes law.

 

SS/MHL

LS #342/Int. 310-2014

LS #1188

1/4/18