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File #: Int 0437-2018    Version: * Name: Repair of street defects.
Type: Introduction Status: Committee
Committee: Committee on Transportation
On agenda: 2/14/2018
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to the repair of street defects
Sponsors: Costa G. Constantinides, Adrienne E. Adams, Robert F. Holden
Council Member Sponsors: 3
Summary: This law would require the department of transportation to repair street defects within five days of receiving a report regarding such defects.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 437, 2. Int. No. 437, 3. February 14, 2018 - Stated Meeting Agenda

Int. No. 437

 

By Council Members Constantinides, Adams and Holden

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to the repair of street defects

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Subchapter 1 of chapter 1 of title 19 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 19-160 to read as follows:

§19-160 Repair of streets defects. The department shall ensure that any reported street defect including, but not limited to, potholes are repaired, corrected and/or fixed within five days from when such report is received by the department. This section shall not be construed as to limit the liability of any entities for the cost of such repair, correction and/or fixing required of such defects or from liability for any damages that result from such defects.

§2. This local law takes effect 90 days after enactment.

 

 

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