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SB1310 Text:



 
                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                          1310
 
                               2015-2016 Regular Sessions
 
                    IN SENATE
 
                                     January 9, 2015
                                       ___________
 
        Introduced  by  Sen. PERALTA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
          printed to be committed to the Committee on Housing, Construction  and
          Community Development
 
        AN  ACT  to  amend  the  administrative code of the city of New York, in
          relation to the imposition of civil penalties for violation  of  state
          and local laws for building maintenance and operation
 
          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
 
     1    Section 1.  Subdivision (a) of section 27-2115 of  the  administrative
     2  code  of  the city of New York, as amended by local law number 65 of the
     3  city of New York for the year 1987, is amended to read as follows:
     4    (a)  A person who violates any law relating to housing standards shall
     5  be subject to a civil penalty of not less than [ten] fifteen dollars nor
     6  more than [fifty] seventy-five dollars for each [non-hazardous] class  A
     7  violation, not less than [twenty-five] fifty dollars nor more than [one]
     8  two hundred [dollars] and [ten] twenty dollars per day for each [hazard-
     9  ous]  class B violation, and fifty dollars per day for each [immediately
    10  hazardous] class C violation, occurring in a multiple dwelling  contain-
    11  ing  five  or  fewer dwelling units, from the date set for correction in
    12  the notice of violation until the violation is corrected, and  not  less
    13  than fifty dollars nor more than one hundred fifty dollars and, in addi-
    14  tion,  one  hundred  twenty-five  dollars  per day for each [immediately
    15  hazardous] class C violation, occurring in a multiple dwelling  contain-
    16  ing  more  than five dwelling units, from the date set for correction in
    17  the notice of violation until the violation  is  corrected.    A  person
    18  wilfully making a false certification of correction of a violation shall
    19  be  subject  to  a  civil  penalty of not less than [fifty] seventy-five
    20  dollars nor more than [two hundred fifty] three hundred dollars for each
    21  violation falsely certified, in addition to the other  penalties  herein
    22  provided.
    23    §  2.    This act shall take effect on the sixtieth day after it shall
    24  have become a law.
 
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD00245-01-5
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