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File #: Int 1507-2019    Version: * Name: Increasing the daily fee for after-hours work variances.
Type: Introduction Status: Committee
Committee: Committee on Housing and Buildings
On agenda: 4/9/2019
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to increasing the daily fee for after-hours work variances
Sponsors: Mark Levine
Council Member Sponsors: 1
Summary: This bill would increase the daily fee for after-hours work variances required for construction work performed before 7:00AM, after 6:00PM, or on the weekend. This bill would increase the fee for each day that the variance is granted or renewed from $80 to $500.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 1507, 2. Int. No. 1507, 3. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 4-9-19, 4. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - April 9, 2019

Int. No. 1507

 

By Council Member Levine

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to increasing the daily fee for after-hours work variances

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Table 28-112.8 of section 28-112.8 of article 112 of chapter 1 of title 28 of the administrative code of the city of New York, as amended by local law number 141 for the year 2013, is amended to read as follows:

Table 28-112.8

Service Type

Fee

Renewals

Comments

Accelerated plan review.

As provided by department rules

 

 

Accelerated inspection.

As provided by department rules

 

 

Certificate of occupancy.

As provided by department rules

 

 

Accelerated certificate of occupancy request.

As provided by department rules

 

 

Application for temporary certificate of occupancy.

$100

$100

 

Reinspection made necessary by a failure to correct a condition or respond to a request to correct that results in issuance of a violation or other order

As provided by department rules

 

 

Temporary place of assembly certificate of operation.

$100

$100

 

Temporary use letter (does not include fees for any associated temporary structure).

For the initial 30 days of duration $100. $100 for each additional 30 day period of permit duration.

$100 for each additional 30 days

 

Temporary use letter for place of assembly.

$250

 

Application shall be submitted at least ten work days prior to the event; late fees shall be imposed at $100 for each day following required submission date that the application is received by the department.

Subpoena

As provided by applicable state or federal law

 

 

Place of assembly certificate of operation.

$200

 

$100 amendment

Ordinary plumbing work.

$100 for each report.

 

 

Limited plumbing alteration.

Filing fee as calculated for respective building alteration

 

 

Limited sprinkler and/or standpipe alteration.

Filing fee as calculated for respective building alteration

 

 

Limited oil burner/boiler alteration

Filing fee as calculated for respective building alteration

 

 

Application or acceptance of materials, assemblies and equipment

 

 

 

Application for approval of materials.

$600

 

 

Application for amendment of prior approval of materials.

$500

 

 

Application for change of identification (change of ownership, corporate name or name of product) of prior approval.

$350

 

 

Application for approval of materials evaluated by an approved testing agency.

$200

 

 

Other fees

 

 

 

Certificate of pending violation: Multiple and private dwellings.

As provided by department rules

 

 

Certificate of pending violation: All other buildings.

As provided by department rules

 

 

Certified copy of license.

As provided by department rules

 

 

Records Management of applications for new buildings and alterations and associated documentation for certificates of occupancy, temporary certificates of occupancy, “compliance reports” and/or letters of completion, as required by rule of the commissioner.

As provided by department rules

 

 

Preparing only or preparing and certifying a copy of a record or document filed in the department.

As provided by department rules

 

 

Notification of, the installation or removal of an adjustable suspended scaffold

$35

 

 

Issuance of a core certificate of completion, which indicates completion of the building structure, the elevator systems, stairs, and all fire safety systems

$100

 

 

Issuance of letter of no objection to or classification of a specified occupancy of a premises, as follows:

 

 

 

     1, 2, or 3 family              homes

$25

 

 

     All other premises

$100

 

 

Fees for after-hours work variances.

 

 

 

     ∙ The initial application fee for an after-hours variance

$100

 

 

     The renewal application fee for an after-hours variance

$100

 

 

     For each day for which such variance is granted or renewed

[$80] $500

 

 

Application for approved agency approval

As provided by department rules

 

 

Application for special inspector authorization

As provided by department rules

 

 

Failure to keep a scheduled plan examination appointment

As provided by department rules

 

 

Failure to keep a scheduled inspection appointment

As provided by department rules

 

 

 

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

 

JEF

LS 9771

3/1/2019