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S07301 Text:

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                    IN SENATE
                                    January 16, 2020
        Introduced  by  Sen. SKOUFIS -- 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  executive  law,  in  relation  to  remedies for
          violations of the New York state uniform fire prevention and  building
          code act

          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 382 of the executive law, as added
     2  by chapter 707 of the laws of 1981, is amended to read as follows:
     3    3. Where the construction or use of a building is in violation of  any
     4  provision of the uniform code or any lawful order obtained thereunder, a
     5  justice of the supreme court [at a special term in the judicial district
     6  in  which  the  building  is located], New York city civil court, a city
     7  court, district court or county court  may  order  the  removal  of  the
     8  building  or  an  abatement  of  the  condition  in  violation  of  such
     9  provisions. An application for such relief may be made by the secretary,
    10  an appropriate municipal officer, or any other person aggrieved  by  the
    11  violation.
    12    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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