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Meeting Name: Committee on Housing and Buildings Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 4/18/2016 10:00 AM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: 250 Broadway - Committee Rm, 14th Fl.
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Attachments: Attachments - Int. No. 918, Attachments - Int. No. 924, Attachments - Int. No. 934, Attachments - Int. No. 944, Attachments - Int. No. 831-A, Attachments - Int. No. 1118, Attachments - Int. No. 1119
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Int 0831-2015 *Jumaane D. Williams Proposed Int. No. 831-APermit filing fees for new buildings and alterations.IntroductionThis bill would alter permit filing fees for new buildings and alterations.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0831-2015 *Jumaane D. Williams  Permit filing fees for new buildings and alterations.IntroductionThis bill would alter permit filing fees for new buildings and alterations.Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Not available
Int 0831-2015 *Jumaane D. Williams  Permit filing fees for new buildings and alterations.IntroductionThis bill would alter permit filing fees for new buildings and alterations.Amended by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0831-2015 AJumaane D. Williams  Permit filing fees for new buildings and alterations.IntroductionThis bill would alter permit filing fees for new buildings and alterations.Approved by CommitteePass Action details Not available
Int 0918-2015 *Margaret S. Chin  Professionally certified applications for construction document approval and final inspections of permitted work.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Buildings (DOB) to audit 25% of professionally certified applications for rent-regulated buildings, affordable housing projects or multiple dwellings which are the subject of a rent overcharge application and which are at least 25% occupied, on a monthly basis. This bill would also prohibit professional certified applications where buildings are listed on the Department of Housing Preservation and Development’s website as having been subject to a finding of harassment.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0918-2015 *Margaret S. Chin  Professionally certified applications for construction document approval and final inspections of permitted work.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Buildings (DOB) to audit 25% of professionally certified applications for rent-regulated buildings, affordable housing projects or multiple dwellings which are the subject of a rent overcharge application and which are at least 25% occupied, on a monthly basis. This bill would also prohibit professional certified applications where buildings are listed on the Department of Housing Preservation and Development’s website as having been subject to a finding of harassment.Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0924-2015 *Rafael L. Espinal, Jr.  Vacate ordersIntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Buildings (DOB) to include the date by which an owner must certify the correction of any and all violations along with a written vacate order.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0924-2015 *Rafael L. Espinal, Jr.  Vacate ordersIntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Buildings (DOB) to include the date by which an owner must certify the correction of any and all violations along with a written vacate order.Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0934-2015 *Stephen T. Levin  Creation of a real time enforcement unit in the department of buildings.IntroductionThis bill would create a Real Time Enforcement Unit (RTEU) in the Department of Buildings (DOB). The RTEU is tasked with monitoring occupied multiple dwellings with permits for alteration of 10% or more of existing floor surface area of the building, or an addition to the building. The RTEU will also inspect immediately hazardous complaints related to work without a permit in occupied dwellings within 12 hours, and for all other complaints related to work without a permit in occupied dwellings, such inspections shall be conducted within ten days of receipt of the complaint. The RTEU shall also conduct initial inspections of 5% of occupied multiple dwellings with valid permits for an alteration or addition within 20 days of commencement of work.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0934-2015 *Stephen T. Levin  Creation of a real time enforcement unit in the department of buildings.IntroductionThis bill would create a Real Time Enforcement Unit (RTEU) in the Department of Buildings (DOB). The RTEU is tasked with monitoring occupied multiple dwellings with permits for alteration of 10% or more of existing floor surface area of the building, or an addition to the building. The RTEU will also inspect immediately hazardous complaints related to work without a permit in occupied dwellings within 12 hours, and for all other complaints related to work without a permit in occupied dwellings, such inspections shall be conducted within ten days of receipt of the complaint. The RTEU shall also conduct initial inspections of 5% of occupied multiple dwellings with valid permits for an alteration or addition within 20 days of commencement of work.Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0944-2015 *Helen K. Rosenthal  Construction work permitsIntroductionThis bill would impose additional penalties for performing construction work without a permit and increase oversight for buildings where such work has been performed. It would also require the posting of information concerning the occupancy status of a building subject to a permit.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0944-2015 *Helen K. Rosenthal  Construction work permitsIntroductionThis bill would impose additional penalties for performing construction work without a permit and increase oversight for buildings where such work has been performed. It would also require the posting of information concerning the occupancy status of a building subject to a permit.Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1118-2016 *Jumaane D. Williams  Exemption from taxation of alterations and improvements to multiple dwellings.IntroductionThis local law would extend the J-51 program through June 30, 2019.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1118-2016 *Jumaane D. Williams  Exemption from taxation of alterations and improvements to multiple dwellings.IntroductionThis local law would extend the J-51 program through June 30, 2019.Approved by CommitteePass Action details Not available
Int 1119-2016 *Jumaane D. Williams  Tax exemption and abatement for certain rehabilitated buildings as authorized by section 488-a of the real property tax law.IntroductionThis local law would extend the 488-A program through December 31, 2019.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1119-2016 *Jumaane D. Williams  Tax exemption and abatement for certain rehabilitated buildings as authorized by section 488-a of the real property tax law.IntroductionThis local law would extend the 488-A program through December 31, 2019.Approved by CommitteePass Action details Not available