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Meeting Name: Committee on Housing and Buildings Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 10/16/2018 10:00 AM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: Council Chambers - City Hall
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Int 0342-2018 *Deborah L. Rose  Requirements for portable ramps in prior code buildings where such portable ramps are permissible and signage relating thereto.IntroductionThis bill would require building owners to post a sign that a portable ramp is available for access to the building at inaccessible building entrances, where that ramp exists. The New York City Building Code already requires directional signage at inaccessible building entrances indicating the route to the nearest accessible entrance. This bill would also establish safety standards for such portable ramps.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0342-2018 *Deborah L. Rose  Requirements for portable ramps in prior code buildings where such portable ramps are permissible and signage relating thereto.IntroductionThis bill would require building owners to post a sign that a portable ramp is available for access to the building at inaccessible building entrances, where that ramp exists. The New York City Building Code already requires directional signage at inaccessible building entrances indicating the route to the nearest accessible entrance. This bill would also establish safety standards for such portable ramps.Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0353-2018 *Helen K. Rosenthal Proposed Int. No. 353-AProvision of e-mail notifications for construction project status updates.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Buildings to allow users of its website to sign up to receive e-mail updates whenever a change in status is recorded on selected construction projects.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0353-2018 *Helen K. Rosenthal  Provision of e-mail notifications for construction project status updates.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Buildings to allow users of its website to sign up to receive e-mail updates whenever a change in status is recorded on selected construction projects.Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Not available
Int 0353-2018 *Helen K. Rosenthal  Provision of e-mail notifications for construction project status updates.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Buildings to allow users of its website to sign up to receive e-mail updates whenever a change in status is recorded on selected construction projects.Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0358-2018 *Helen K. Rosenthal Proposed Int. No. 358-ARequiring a color photograph of designated building janitors in buildings with multiple dwellingsIntroductionThis bill would require that building owners of buildings that contain multiple dwellings post a color photograph of the designated building janitor in addition to the contact information they are already required to make available to all tenants.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0358-2018 *Helen K. Rosenthal  Requiring a color photograph of designated building janitors in buildings with multiple dwellingsIntroductionThis bill would require that building owners of buildings that contain multiple dwellings post a color photograph of the designated building janitor in addition to the contact information they are already required to make available to all tenants.Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Not available
Int 0358-2018 *Helen K. Rosenthal  Requiring a color photograph of designated building janitors in buildings with multiple dwellingsIntroductionThis bill would require that building owners of buildings that contain multiple dwellings post a color photograph of the designated building janitor in addition to the contact information they are already required to make available to all tenants.Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0585-2018 *The Public Advocate (Mr. Williams)  Posting certain information in multiple dwellings containing rent-regulated units.IntroductionThis bill would require the owner of a multiple dwelling to include a statement as to whether or not such multiple dwelling contains any rent-regulated apartments in their annual registration statement. It would also require such owner to post a sign in such multiple dwelling indicating that the multiple dwelling contains one or more rent-regulated apartments.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0585-2018 *The Public Advocate (Mr. Williams)  Posting certain information in multiple dwellings containing rent-regulated units.IntroductionThis bill would require the owner of a multiple dwelling to include a statement as to whether or not such multiple dwelling contains any rent-regulated apartments in their annual registration statement. It would also require such owner to post a sign in such multiple dwelling indicating that the multiple dwelling contains one or more rent-regulated apartments.Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0780-2018 *Carlina Rivera   Clarifying responsibilities of owners and the department of housing preservation and development to address indoor asthma allergen hazards.IntroductionThis legislation makes several changes to Local Law 55 of 2018, including requiring landlords to take measures to eradicate pests and remediate the existence of indoor allergen hazards and allowing the Department of Housing Preservation and Development to determine whether to perform the work to eradicate indoor allergen hazards. This legislation also makes various technical amendments.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0780-2018 *Carlina Rivera   Clarifying responsibilities of owners and the department of housing preservation and development to address indoor asthma allergen hazards.IntroductionThis legislation makes several changes to Local Law 55 of 2018, including requiring landlords to take measures to eradicate pests and remediate the existence of indoor allergen hazards and allowing the Department of Housing Preservation and Development to determine whether to perform the work to eradicate indoor allergen hazards. This legislation also makes various technical amendments.Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0862-2018 *Paul A. Vallone  Requiring the DOB to issue stop work orders along with notices to revoke work permits.IntroductionIn order to promote safety at construction sites and to ensure that construction ceases when there is evidence that work is occurring in violation of the law and the rules of the Department of Buildings, this bill amends the administrative code to allow the Department of Buildings to issue stop work orders whenever notice to revoke a work permit is given.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0862-2018 *Paul A. Vallone  Requiring the DOB to issue stop work orders along with notices to revoke work permits.IntroductionIn order to promote safety at construction sites and to ensure that construction ceases when there is evidence that work is occurring in violation of the law and the rules of the Department of Buildings, this bill amends the administrative code to allow the Department of Buildings to issue stop work orders whenever notice to revoke a work permit is given.Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0948-2018 *Ritchie J. Torres  Installation of temperature reporting devices in multiple dwellings.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Housing Preservation and Development to identify the class A multiple dwellings with the highest ratios of temperature violations to units. Such identified buildings would then be required to install temperature reporting devices for a period of no less than four years.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0948-2018 *Ritchie J. Torres  Installation of temperature reporting devices in multiple dwellings.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Housing Preservation and Development to identify the class A multiple dwellings with the highest ratios of temperature violations to units. Such identified buildings would then be required to install temperature reporting devices for a period of no less than four years.Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0979-2018 *Donovan J. Richards  Community land trusts.IntroductionThis bill provides discretion to the Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) in choosing whether to enter into a regulatory agreement with a qualified community land trust.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0979-2018 *Donovan J. Richards  Community land trusts.IntroductionThis bill provides discretion to the Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) in choosing whether to enter into a regulatory agreement with a qualified community land trust.Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available