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File #: Int 1255-2018    Version: * Name: Smoke detectors in Group M occupancies that are part of a mixed-use building.
Type: Introduction Status: Committee
Committee: Committee on Housing and Buildings
On agenda: 11/28/2018
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York and the New York city building code, in relation to smoke detectors in Group M occupancies that are part of a mixed-use building
Sponsors: Robert E. Cornegy, Jr.
Council Member Sponsors: 1
Summary: This bill would require Group M occupancies that are a part of a building that also includes Group R occupancies to install at least one smoke detector on each floor of the Group M occupancy. This requirement would apply to all new and existing buildings and must be met by January 1, 2020.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 1255, 2. Int. No. 1255, 3. November 28, 2018 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files

Int. No. 1255

 

By Council Member Cornegy

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York and the New York city building code, in relation to smoke detectors in Group M occupancies that are part of a mixed-use building

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Article 315 of chapter 3 of title 28 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended to add a new section 28-315.2.5 to read as follows:

§ 28-315.2.5 Smoke detectors. Smoke detectors shall be provided and installed in accordance

with section 907.2.7.2 of the New York city building code on or before January 1, 2020.

§ 2. Chapter 9 of the New York city building code is amended by adding a new section 907.2.7.2 to read as follows: 

907.2.7.2 Group M occupancy in mixed-use buildings. At least one smoke detector shall be installed on each floor of a Group M occupancy that is part of a building or structure housing a

Group R occupancy.

§ 3. This local law takes effect immediately.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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