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File #: Int 1167-2018    Version: * Name: Repair of damaged water tanks.
Type: Introduction Status: Laid Over in Committee
Committee: Committee on Health
On agenda: 10/17/2018
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 damaged water tanks
Sponsors: Rafael Salamanca, Jr.
Council Member Sponsors: 1
Summary: This law would require building owners to repair damage to water tanks within 90 days of becoming aware of the damage.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 1167, 2. Int. No. 1167, 3. October 17, 2018 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 4. Committee Report 10/30/18, 5. Hearing Testimony 10/30/18, 6. Hearing Transcript 10/30/18, 7. Hearing Transcript 10/30/18 - Part 2
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10/30/2018*Rafael Salamanca, Jr. Committee on Health Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/30/2018*Rafael Salamanca, Jr. Committee on Health Laid Over by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/17/2018*Rafael Salamanca, Jr. City Council Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/17/2018*Rafael Salamanca, Jr. City Council Introduced by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available

Int. No. 1167

 

By Council Member Salamanca

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to the repair of damaged water tanks

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Section 17-194 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new subdivision g to read as follows:

f. Repair of a water tank. Any owner of a building shall repair damage of a water tank within 90 days of becoming aware of such damage. The commissioner may extend the provided time period, based upon a determination that such extension would be in the best interest of the city.

 [f.] g. Any owner of a building who violates subdivision b of this section or any of the rules promulgated thereunder shall be liable for a civil penalty not less than [two hundred] $200 and not to exceed [two thousand dollars] $2000 for each violation. Any owner of a building who violates subdivision c of this section or any of the rules promulgated thereunder shall be liable for a civil penalty not to exceed [two hundred fifty dollars] $250 for each violation. Any owner of a building who violates subdivision f of this section shall be liable for a civil penalty not less than $200 and not to exceed $2000 for each violation.

§ 2. This local law takes effect 60 days after it becomes law.

 

SIL

LS #7284

10/09/18