File #: Int 0775-2022    Version: Name: Results of noise inspections.
Type: Introduction Status: Laid Over in Committee
Committee: Committee on Environmental Protection, Resiliency and Waterfronts
On agenda: 10/12/2022
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to results of noise inspections
Sponsors: Keith Powers , Lincoln Restler, Julie Menin, Kalman Yeger , Rita C. Joseph, Robert F. Holden, Lynn C. Schulman, Gale A. Brewer, Crystal Hudson, Erik D. Bottcher, Kamillah Hanks, Kevin C. Riley, Shaun Abreu, Farah N. Louis, Christopher Marte, Linda Lee, Justin L. Brannan, Carlina Rivera , Tiffany Cabán
Council Member Sponsors: 19
Summary: This bill would mandate that the Department of Environmental Protection publish the results of their noise inspections online within 5 business days after they have been completed.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 775-A, 2. Summary of Int. No. 775, 3. Int. No. 775, 4. October 12, 2022 - Stated Meeting Agenda, 5. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 10-12-22, 6. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - October 12, 2022, 7. Committee Report 10/16/23, 8. Hearing Testimony 10/16/23, 9. Hearing Transcript 10/16/23, 10. Proposed Int. No. 775-A - 11/30/23

Proposed Int. No. 775-A


By Council Members Powers, Restler, Menin, Yeger, Joseph, Holden, Schulman, Brewer, Hudson, Bottcher, Hanks, Riley, Abreu, Louis, Marte, Lee, Brannan, Rivera and Cabán


A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to results of noise inspections


Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

Section 1. Subdivisions (f) of section 24-207 of the administrative code of the city of New York, as added by local law number 53 for the year 2018, are amended to read as follows:

(f) The commissioner shall publish on the city's website:

(i) the manner by which noise levels shall be measured during [inspections] an inspection conducted pursuant to this section and in accordance with section 24-217.1 [which shall be available online]; and

(ii) the results of each such inspection, which shall be made available on the city’s website within 5 business days after such inspection has been completed.

[(f)] (g) By no later than January 31 of each year, the department shall submit to the mayor and the council, and publicly post on [its] the city’s website, a report, containing, at a minimum, for the previous calendar year:

(i) the number of inspectors employed by the department;

(ii) the number of complaints regarding noise received by the department, disaggregated by the type of noise;

(iii) the number of after hours noise complaints responded to within the amount of time prescribed by rule as well as the number of duplicative after hours noise complaints;

(iv) the number of non-violation resolutions to complaints;

(v) the number of noise related violations issued;

(vi) the number of such violations which were dismissed;

(vii) the amount of civil penalties which were paid pursuant to such violations;

(viii) the number of alternative noise mitigation plans approved pursuant to section 24-221 [of this code]; and

(ix) the number of written stop work orders issued pursuant to section 24-223.1 [of this code].

§ 2. This local law takes effect immediately.







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