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File #: Int 2051-2020    Version: * Name: Establishing permit requirements for private streets to be mapped in Staten Island.
Type: Introduction Status: Laid Over in Committee
Committee: Committee on Transportation
On agenda: 8/27/2020
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to establishing permit requirements for private streets to be mapped in Staten Island.
Sponsors: Steven Matteo, Joseph C. Borelli, Robert F. Holden, (by request of the Staten Island Borough President
Council Member Sponsors: 3
Summary: This bill adds the construction of a private street to be mapped to the list of activities that require a permit issued by the commissioner of Buildings. Currently, the New York City Construction Codes require such a permit when engaging in various construction activities including the construction, alteration, demolition, or change in the use or occupancy of a building or structure, or the installation, alteration or repair of its gas, mechanical, plumbing, fire suppression, or fire protection systems.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 2051, 2. Int. No. 2051, 3. August 27, 2020 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 4. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 8-27-20, 5. Committee Report 9/9/20, 6. Hearing Testimony 9/9/20, 7. Hearing Testimony 9/9/20 (Con't), 8. Hearing Transcript 9/9/20, 9. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - August 27, 2020

Int. No. 2051

 

By Council Members Matteo, Borelli and Holden (by request of the Staten Island Borough President)

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to establishing permit requirements for private streets to be mapped in Staten Island.

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

                     Section 1. Section 28-105.1 of the administrative code of the city of New York, as amended by local law 141 for the year 2013, is amended to read as follows:

                     § 28-105.1 General. It shall be unlawful to construct, enlarge, alter, repair, move, demolish, remove or change the use or occupancy of any building or structure in the city, to change the use or occupancy of an open lot or portion thereof, to construct a private street to be  mapped, as defined in section 19-159.5, or to erect, install, alter, repair, or use or operate any sign or service equipment in or in connection therewith, or to erect, install, alter, repair, remove, convert or replace any gas, mechanical, plumbing, fire suppression or fire protection system in or in connection therewith or to cause any such work to be done unless and until a written permit therefore shall have been issued by the commissioner in accordance with the requirements of this code, subject to such exceptions and exemptions as may be provided in section 28-105.4.

                     § 2. This local law shall take effect 120 days after it becomes law, except that the department of buildings shall take such measures as are necessary for its implementation, including the promulgation of rules, before such date.