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File #: Int 0588-2011    Version: * Name: Denying permits to developers who have repeatedly been found to violate the city’s building codes and zoning laws.
Type: Introduction Status: Filed
Committee: Committee on Housing and Buildings
On agenda: 5/26/2011
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to denying permits to developers who have repeatedly been found to violate the city’s building codes and zoning laws.
Sponsors: Ydanis A. Rodriguez, Daniel Dromm , Margaret S. Chin, Lewis A. Fidler, Vincent J. Gentile, Letitia James, Brad S. Lander, Rosie Mendez, Michael C. Nelson, Annabel Palma, Jumaane D. Williams, Melissa Mark-Viverito
Council Member Sponsors: 12
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12/31/2013*Ydanis A. Rodriguez City Council Filed (End of Session)  Action details Meeting details Not available
5/26/2011*Ydanis A. Rodriguez City Council Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
5/26/2011*Ydanis A. Rodriguez City Council Introduced by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
Int. No. 588
 
By Council Members Rodriguez, Dromm, Chin, Fidler, Gentile, James, Lander, Mendez, Nelson, Palma, Williams and Mark-Viverito
 
 
A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to denying permits to developers who have repeatedly been found to violate the city's building codes and zoning laws.
 
 
Be it enacted by the Council as follows:
 
Section 1.  Chapter 1 of title 28 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding new section 28-105.13 to read as follows:
§28-105.13 Authority to deny permits to developers who have been found to repeatedly violate building and zoning laws.  The commissioner shall have the discretion to deny any permit to a developer who has been found to have repeatedly violated one or more provisions of titles twenty-seven or twenty-eight of the administrative code of the city of New York, the New York city zoning resolution, and all applicable rules and regulations.  For the purpose of this section, "developer" shall mean any individual, corporation, limited liability company, partnership or other entity and anyone acting on behalf of such individual, corporation, limited liability company, partnership or other entity with respect to the construction, alteration, or demolition of a building or structure or the excavation of a site for the construction of a new building or structure.  
§2.  This local law shall take effect ninety days from its enactment, except that the commissioner shall promulgate any rules and perform all other actions necessary for the implementation of this local law prior to such effective date.
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