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File #: Int 0534-2014    Version: * Name: Requiring improved prospective notice of the department of environmental protection sewer connection charge.
Type: Introduction Status: Filed (End of Session)
Committee: Committee on Environmental Protection
On agenda: 11/13/2014
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring improved prospective notice of the department of environmental protection sewer connection charge.
Sponsors: Donovan J. Richards, Steven Matteo, Costa G. Constantinides, Mark Treyger, Paul A. Vallone, Deborah L. Rose, Peter A. Koo, Rosie Mendez, Helen K. Rosenthal, Eric A. Ulrich
Council Member Sponsors: 10
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12/31/2017*Donovan J. Richards City Council Filed (End of Session)  Action details Meeting details Not available
11/13/2014*Donovan J. Richards City Council Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
11/13/2014*Donovan J. Richards City Council Introduced by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available

Int. No. 534

 

By Council Members Richards, Matteo, Constantinides, Treyger, Vallone, Rose, Koo, Mendez, Rosenthal and Ulrich

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring improved prospective notice of the department of environmental protection sewer connection charge.

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Chapter 5 of title 24 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended to add a new section 24-510.1 to read as follows:

§ 24-510.1 Sewer connection charge notice. The department of environmental protection shall provide notice to the owner of a property before billing such owner for costs relating to connecting such property to a public sewer. Such notice shall indicate the anticipated cost of the connection and how this cost will be assessed. Such notice shall be sent to the owner at least two weeks before such billing or at least sixty days before interest begins to accrue for such costs, whichever occurs earlier.

§2. This local law shall take effect immediately upon its enactment into law.

LS# 833 

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