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File #: Int 1127-2018    Version: * Name: Expediting permits
Type: Introduction Status: Laid Over in Committee
Committee: Committee on Housing and Buildings
On agenda: 9/26/2018
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to expediting permits
Sponsors: Robert F. Holden, Joseph C. Borelli, Justin L. Brannan, Eric A. Ulrich, Kalman Yeger , Mark Gjonaj , Ydanis A. Rodriguez, Peter A. Koo, Daniel Dromm
Council Member Sponsors: 9
Summary: This legislation would require the Department of Buildings (DOB) to expedite work permits where additional permits are required by DOB to proceed with ongoing work, and would also require DOB to expedite amendments to permit applications.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 1127, 2. Int. No. 1127, 3. September 26, 2018 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 4. Committee Report 5/4/21, 5. Hearing Testimony 5/4/21, 6. Hearing Transcript - Zoning 5-4-21

Int. No. 1127

By Council Members Holden, Borelli, Brannan, Ulrich, Yeger, Gjonaj, Rodriguez, Koo and Dromm

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to expediting permits

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

                     Section 1. Chapter 1 of title 28 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended to add a new section 28-105.12.10 to read as follows:

§ 28-105.12.10 Expedition of permit applications. Where (i) work on a building under an existing permit is in progress, and (ii) the owner of such building is required to obtain additional permits to proceed with such work, the department shall review any applications for such additional permits within 24 hours of receipt of such applications by the department and a decision to approve or deny such permit shall be rendered by the department within five days of receipt of such applications.

 

§ 28-105.12.10.1 Expedition of amended permit applications. Where an amended permit application is submitted, the department shall review such amended permit application within 24 hours of receipt of such application and a decision to approve or deny such permit shall be rendered by the department within five days of receipt of such applications.

 

                     § 2. This local law shall take effect 120 days after it becomes law, except that the commissioner of buildings may take such measures as are necessary for its implementation, including the promulgation of rules, before such effective date.

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