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File #: Int 1743-2019    Version: Name: Requiring auxiliary radio communication systems in certain storage buildings.
Type: Introduction Status: Committee
Committee: Committee on Housing and Buildings
On agenda: 10/17/2019
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the New York city building code, in relation to requiring auxiliary radio communication systems in certain storage buildings
Sponsors: Joseph C. Borelli
Council Member Sponsors: 1
Summary: This bill would require the installation of Fire Department Auxiliary Radio Communication Systems in storage buildings that are an aggregate of 150,000 square feet or larger on a single lot.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 1743-A, 2. Summary of Int. No. 1743, 3. Int. No. 1743, 4. October 17, 2019 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 5. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 10-17-19, 6. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - October 17, 2019, 7. Proposed Int. No. 1743-A - 1/24/20

Proposed Int. No. 1743-A

 

By Council Member Borelli

 

A Local Law to amend the New York city building code, in relation to requiring auxiliary radio communication systems in certain storage buildings

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

 Section 1. Section 907.2.13.2 of the New York city building code, as amended by local law number 141 for the year 2013, is amended to read as follows:                                                                                       

907.2.13.2 Fire Department communication system. A Fire Department Auxiliary Radio Communication System (ARCS), which shall be in accordance with Section 917, shall be required in all high-rise buildings, and all storage Group S buildings that are an aggregate of 150,000 square feet (45720 m2) or more on a single lot.

 

§ 2. This local law takes effect 120 days after it becomes law, except that the commissioner of buildings may take such measures as are necessary for the implementation of this local law, including the promulgation of rules, prior to such effective date.

 

 

 

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