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Meeting Name: Committee on Housing and Buildings Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 1/27/2020 10:00 AM Minutes status: Draft  
Meeting location: Council Chambers - City Hall
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T2020-5639 *   Oversight - Façade Inspections and Energy Conservation Code Update.Oversight    Not available Not available
Int 1816-2019 *Robert E. Cornegy, Jr.  Amendments unique to construction in the city and incorporate therein provisions of the NYStretch energy code-2020, and to repeal section 28-1001.2 of such administrative code relating to such conforming amendments.IntroductionThis bill would implement section 28-1001.3.1 the Administrative Code, which requires triennial updates to the New York City Energy Conservation Code (NYCECC) “to bring it up to date with or exceed the latest edition of the energy conservation construction code of New York State.” These amendments will bring the NYCECC up to date with the 2020 version of the New York State Energy Conservation Code (NYSECC) which goes into effect in 2020, but with local amendments. The NYSECC will reflect the NYSECC’s anticipated adoption of the 2018 International Energy Conservation Code that is published by the International Code Counsel. In addition, this legislation incorporates the latest version of the New York Stretch Code – Energy as required by Local Law 32 for the year 2018. Local Law 32 mandates that the City amend the NYCECC to align it with the latest version of the NYStretch Energy Code-2020 developed by the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority.   Not available Not available
Int 1853-2020 *Robert E. Cornegy, Jr.  DOB to report on the safety and feasibility of permitting building exterior wall examinations by unmanned aircraft systems.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Buildings study the safety and feasibility of permitting building façade inspections to be conducted by unmanned aircraft systems (i.e. “drones”).   Not available Not available