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This bill expands the meaning of “multiple dwelling” for the purposes of lead laws to also include private dwellings where at least one unit is not owner-occupied.

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Int. No. 891-A

 

By Council Members Levin, Holden, Cumbo, Kallos, Lander, Ayala, Barron, Rivera and Dromm

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to lead poisoning prevention and control in certain dwellings, and to repeal section 27-2056.1 of such administrative code relating to the findings and purpose of provisions of such code relating to lead poisoning from paint

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Section 27-2056.1 of article 14 of subchapter 2 of chapter 2 of tile 27 of the administrative code of the city of New York is REPEALED and a new section 27-2056.1 is added to read as follows:

§ 27-2056.1 Terminology. For the purposes of this article, the term “multiple dwelling” includes a private dwelling where at least one dwelling unit within such dwelling is occupied by persons other than the owner of such dwelling or a member of such owner’s family, provided, however, that the provisions of this article, other than section 27-2056.14, shall not apply to a dwelling unit that is occupied by such owner or a member of such owner’s family.

§ 2. This local law takes effect 1 year after it becomes law, except the commissioner of housing preservation and development may take such actions as are necessary for implementation, including the promulgation of rules, before such effective date.

 

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