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File #: Int 1005-2009    Version: * Name: Egress at abatement projects.
Type: Introduction Status: Enacted
Committee: Committee on Environmental Protection
On agenda: 5/20/2009
Enactment date: 6/29/2009 Law number: 2009/038
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to egress at abatement projects.
Sponsors: Kendall Stewart, Christine C. Quinn, Elizabeth S. Crowley, Eric A. Ulrich, Thomas White, Jr., G. Oliver Koppell, Letitia James, John C. Liu, James F. Gennaro, Lewis A. Fidler, Michael C. Nelson, Vincent J. Gentile, Domenic M. Recchia, Jr., Diana Reyna, David I. Weprin, Alan J. Gerson, (in conjunction with the Mayor)
Council Member Sponsors: 17
Attachments: 1. Committee Report 5/21/09, 2. Hearing Transcript 5/21/09, 3. Hearing Testimony 5/21/09, 4. Committee Report 6/9/09, 5. Hearing Transcript 6/9/09, 6. Press Release, 7. Fiscal Impact Statement, 8. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 6/10/09, 9. Local Law
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6/10/2009*Kendall Stewart City Council Sent to Mayor by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
6/10/2009*Kendall Stewart City Council Approved by CouncilPass Action details Meeting details Not available
6/9/2009*Kendall Stewart Committee on Environmental Protection Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
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5/21/2009*Kendall Stewart Committee on Environmental Protection Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
5/21/2009*Kendall Stewart Committee on Environmental Protection Laid Over by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
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Int. No. 1005

 

By Council Member Stewart, the Speaker (Council Member Quinn), and Council Members Crowley, Ulrich, White Jr. Koppell, James, Liu, Gennaro, Fidler, Nelson, Gentile, Recchia Jr., Reyna, Weprin and Gerson (in conjunction with the Mayor).

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to egress at abatement projects.

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Subdivision c of section 24-146.1 of chapter 1 of title 24 of the administrative code of the city of New York, is amended to read as follows:

(c)  The commissioner shall promulgate regulations establishing procedures for the safeguarding of the health and safety of the public and all persons who work at or in the vicinity of an asbestos project. The commissioner, in consultation with the fire commissioner and the commissioner of buildings, shall promulgate rules within one hundred twenty days of the enactment of this local law which give further guidance to contractors on how to maintain egress at asbestos projects, as such projects are defined in the rules of the department, in accordance with all applicable laws, codes, rules and regulations.

                     §2.  This local law shall take effect immediately.

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05/07/09

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