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File #: Int 2280-2021    Version: * Name: Requiring secure package storage in certain buildings.
Type: Introduction Status: Laid Over in Committee
Committee: Committee on Transportation
On agenda: 4/22/2021
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring secure package storage in certain buildings
Sponsors: Antonio Reynoso
Council Member Sponsors: 1
Summary: This bill would require a secure package storage area in any residential building constructed or undergoing major renovations on or after January 1, 2022. The package storage area could consist of a designated room or locker with access restricted to property personnel, tenants, subtenants and delivery service companies.
Indexes: Agency Rule-making Required
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 2280, 2. Int. No. 2280, 3. April 22, 2021 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 4. Committee Report 5/5/21, 5. Hearing Testimony 5/5/21, 6. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 4-22-21

Int. No. 2280

 

By Council Member Reynoso

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring secure package storage in certain buildings

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Chapter 5 of title 28 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new article 506 to read as follows:

ARTICLE 506

SECURE PACKAGE STORAGE

 

§ 28-506.1 Applicability. This section shall apply to any class A multiple dwelling constructed after January 1, 2022, and any existing class A multiple dwelling undergoing “work not constituting minor alterations or ordinary repairs” as defined in section 28-105.4.2.1 after January 1, 2022.

 

§ 28-506.2 Definitions. For the purposes of this section, the term “secure package storage” means a designated room or locker used for the temporary storage of packages that is designed and secured to prevent unauthorized access.

 

§ 28-506.3 Secure package storage. The owner of a building to which this article is applicable shall make available secure package storage. The owner shall restrict access to building and property personnel, tenants, subtenants, and delivery service companies only.

 

§ 28-506.4 General. The location and description of such secure package storage shall be clearly identified on construction documents. The department shall adopt rules and/or reference standards governing the implementation and location of such secure package storage.

 

§ 2. This local law takes effect immediately.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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4/19/2021