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File #: Int 1079-2016    Version: Name: Final inspections of gas piping systems.
Type: Introduction Status: Enacted
Committee: Committee on Housing and Buildings
On agenda: 2/24/2016
Enactment date: 12/6/2016 Law number: 2016/151
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to final inspections of gas piping systems
Sponsors: Melissa Mark-Viverito, Jumaane D. Williams, Annabel Palma, Donovan J. Richards, Ydanis A. Rodriguez, Elizabeth S. Crowley, Helen K. Rosenthal, Rosie Mendez, Carlos Menchaca, Andrew Cohen, James G. Van Bramer, Stephen T. Levin, Ben Kallos
Council Member Sponsors: 13
Summary: This bill requires that the final inspection of gas piping systems be performed by the Department of Buildings..
Attachments: 1. Legislative History Report, 2. Summary of Int. No. 1079-A, 3. Summary of Int. No. 1079, 4. Int. No. 1079 - 2/24/16, 5. February 24, 2016 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 6. Committee Report 4/12/16, 7. Hearing Testimony 4/12/16, 8. Hearing Transcript 4/12/16, 9. Proposed Int. No. 1079-A - 11/14/16, 10. Committee Report 11/15/16, 11. Hearing Transcript 11/15/16, 12. November 16, 2016 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 13. Fiscal Impact Statement, 14. Int. No. 1079-A (FINAL), 15. Mayor's Letter, 16. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 11-16-16, 17. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - November 16, 2016, 18. Local Law 151
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Int. No. 1079-A

By The Speaker (Council Member Mark-Viverito) and Council Members Williams, Palma, Richards, Rodriguez, Crowley, Rosenthal, Mendez, Menchaca, Cohen, Van Bramer, Levin and Kallos

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to final inspections of gas piping systems

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Section 28-116.2.4 of the administrative code of the city of New York, as added by local law number 33 for the year 2007, is amended to read as follows:                     

§28-116.2.4 Final inspection. There shall be a final inspection of all permitted work. Final inspections shall comply with sections 28-116.2.4.1 through [28-116.2.4.2] 28-116.2.4.3.

 

§ 2. Article 116 of title 28 of the administrative code of the city of New York, as amended by local law number 141 for the year 2013, is amended by adding a new section 28-116.2.4.3 to read as follows:                     

§ 28-116.2.4.3 Final inspection of gas piping systems.  The final inspection of gas piping systems shall be performed by the department in the presence of the permit holder, the registered design professional of record or the superintendent of construction.  Such inspection shall be performed after all work authorized by the building permit is completed.  All failures to comply with the provisions of this code or approved construction documents shall be noted and the owner promptly notified thereof in writing. All defects noted in such inspection shall be corrected. Reports of such final inspections shall be maintained by the department. The final  inspection report shall confirm that defects noted have been corrected, that the work is in substantial compliance with the approved  construction documents  and with this code and with other applicable laws and rules and that all required inspections were performed.

 

§ 3. This local law takes effect January 1, 2018, except that the commissioner of buildings shall take such steps as are necessary for its implementation, including the promulgation of rules, prior to such effective date.

 

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