File #: Int 0170-2024    Version: Name: Increased penalties for department of buildings violations issued to parking structures.
Type: Introduction Status: Committee
Committee: Committee on Housing and Buildings
On agenda: 2/28/2024
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to increased penalties for department of buildings violations issued to parking structures
Sponsors: Amanda Farías, Shaun Abreu, Farah N. Louis
Council Member Sponsors: 3
Summary: This bill would double the standard civil penalties for Department of Buildings-enforced violations when issued to the owner of a parking structure.
Indexes: Agency Rule-making Required
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 170-A, 2. Summary of Int. No. 170, 3. Int. No. 170, 4. February 28, 2024 - Stated Meeting Agenda, 5. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 2-28-24, 6. Committee Report 4/25/24, 7. Hearing Testimony 4/25/24, 8. Proposed Int. No. 170-A - 5/16/24

Proposed Int. No. 170-A

 

By Council Members Farías, Abreu and Louis

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to increased penalties for department of buildings violations issued to parking structures

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Section 28-202.1 of the administrative code of the city of New York, as amended by local law number 126 for the year 2021, is amended by adding new exceptions 13 and 13.1 through 13.9 to read as follows:

13. For a violation involving a parking structure, as defined in section 28-323.2:

 

13.1. The minimum civil penalty for a violation of section 28-204.4 shall be $2,500;

 

13.2. The minimum civil penalty for an immediately hazardous violation of section 28-207.4.5 shall be $5,000;

 

13.3. The minimum civil penalty for an immediately hazardous violation of section 28-211.1 shall be $20,000;

 

13.4. The minimum civil penalty for a violation of section 28-217.1.1 shall be $1,600;

 

13.5. The minimum civil penalty for a violation of section 28-217.1.6 shall be $5,000;

 

13.6. The minimum civil penalty for an immediately hazardous violation of section 28-301.1 shall be $2,500 for a first violation and $5,000 for a second violation, in addition to any separate daily or monthly penalty imposed pursuant to item 1 of this section;

 

13.7. The minimum civil penalty for an immediately hazardous violation of section 28-302.1 shall be $5,000 for a first violation and $7,500 for a second violation, in addition to any separate daily or monthly penalty imposed pursuant to item 1 of this section;

 

13.8. The minimum civil penalty for an immediately hazardous violation of section 28-302.3 shall be $5,000; and

 

13.9. The minimum civil penalty for a violation of section 28-302.4 shall be $2,500.

 

§ 2. This local law takes effect 180 days after it becomes law, except that the commissioner of buildings shall take such measures as are necessary for the implementation of this local law, including the promulgation of rules, before such date.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Session 13

APM

LS #13105/13112

5/15/2024 9:05 PM

 

 

Session 12

APM

LS #13105/13112

7/24/2023 11:40 AM