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File #: Int 0558-2011    Version: * Name: Creating a one-year moratorium on penalties for residential buildings owned as a cooperative that fail to file benchmark energy and water efficiency reports.
Type: Introduction Status: Filed
Committee: Committee on Environmental Protection
On agenda: 4/28/2011
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to creating a one-year moratorium on penalties for residential buildings owned as a cooperative that fail to file benchmark energy and water efficiency reports.
Sponsors: Mark S. Weprin, Leroy G. Comrie, Jr., Karen Koslowitz, Jumaane D. Williams, Michael C. Nelson, Peter A. Koo
Council Member Sponsors: 6
Int. No. 558
 
By Council Members Weprin, Comrie, Koslowitz, Williams, Nelson and Koo
 
 
A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to creating a one-year moratorium on penalties for residential buildings owned as a cooperative that fail to file benchmark energy and water efficiency reports.
 
 
Be it enacted by the Council as follows:
Section 1.  Section 28-309.4.3 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended to read as follows:
 
§ 28-309.4.3 Violations. It shall be unlawful for the owner of a covered building to fail to benchmark pursuant to section 28-309.4 except that prior to May 1, 2012, no penalty may be imposed for the failure to file a benchmarking report for a residential building owned as a cooperative. The commissioner shall classify such violation as a lesser violation.
§2. This local law shall take effect immediately upon its enactment.
 
 
 
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