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File #: Int 1366-2019    Version: * Name: Requiring certain insurance filings with the dept of buildings.
Type: Introduction Status: Committee
Committee: Committee on Housing and Buildings
On agenda: 1/24/2019
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring certain insurance filings with the department of buildings
Sponsors: Francisco P. Moya, Robert F. Holden
Council Member Sponsors: 2
Summary: This bill would require the Department of Buildings to collect and maintain information regarding insurance coverage provided at construction sites in a public, online database.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 1366, 2. Int. No. 1366, 3. January 24, 2019 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 4. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 1-24-19

Int. No. 1366

 

By Council Members Moya and Holden

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring certain insurance filings with the department of buildings

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

Section 1. Article 104 of chapter 1 of title 28 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 28-104.1.2 to read as follows:

§ 28-104.1.2 Construction contractor insurance submission to the department. Upon submission of an application for approval of construction documents, the department shall collect the following insurance information:

 

1.                     The name of the insurance provider;

2.                     The address of the insurance provider;

3.                     The insurance policy number; and

4.                     A description of the coverage provided.

 

§ 28-104.1.2.1 Construction contractor insurance database. The department shall also establish and maintain an online, interactive, electronic submission system available on its website in order to collect and maintain insurance information in accordance with section 28-104.1.2. Such database shall be made publicly available and conspicuously posted on the website of the department.

 

§ 2. This local law takes effect 120 days after it becomes law, except that the commissioner of buildings may take all actions necessary for its implementation, including the promulgation of rules, prior to such effective date.

 

 

 


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