City of Schenectady, NY
Schenectady County
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Table of Contents
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Council of the City of Schenectady 2-9-1970 by Ord. No. 15274.[1] Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Housing standards — See Ch. 167.
[1]:
Editor's Note: The provisions of this chapter are derived from Ch. 8 and Ch. 27 of the former Revised Ordinances, adopted 2-9-1970 by Ord. No. 15274, as amended.
Article I Building and Plumbing

§ 138-1 Effect on liabilities.

§ 138-2 Penalties for offenses.

Article II Building Construction Standards

§ 138-3 Scope.

§ 138-4 Existing buildings.

Article III Building Inspector

§ 138-5 Position created.

§ 138-6 Qualifications; personnel.

§ 138-7 Duties and powers.

§ 138-8 Records and reports.

§ 138-9 Cooperation of other agencies.

§ 138-10 Definitions.

Article IV Building Permits

§ 138-11 Permits required.

§ 138-11.1 Fence permits.

§ 138-12 Flood hazard control.

§ 138-13 Application procedures.

§ 138-14 Persons authorized to make permit applications.

§ 138-15 Plans and specifications.

§ 138-16 Demolition permits; bond.

§ 138-17 Moving permits.

§ 138-18 Amendments to applications or plans.

§ 138-19 Action on applications; issuance or denial of permit.

§ 138-20 Scope and duration of permit.

§ 138-21 Fees.

§ 138-22 Revocation.

§ 138-23 Stop orders.

§ 138-24 Right of entry.

Article V Certificates of Occupancy

§ 138-25 Application procedure.

§ 138-26 Inspections prior to issuance.

§ 138-27 Issuance.

§ 138-28 Temporary certificates.

§ 138-29 Tests authorized.

Article VI Unsafe Buildings and Structures

§ 138-30 Structurally unsafe buildings.

§ 138-31 Unsafe structures due to vacancy.

Article VII Plumbers and Plumbing Standards

§ 138-32 Scope.

§ 138-33 Property affected.

§ 138-34 Plumbing Inspector: appointment, powers and duties.

§ 138-35 Inspector's records and reports.

§ 138-36 Cooperation by Building Inspector.

§ 138-37 Sewer and water connection: certificate prerequisite.

Article VIII Permits and Inspections; Certificates and Tests

§ 138-38 Permits required.

§ 138-39 Private sewage disposal Systems.

§ 138-40 Homeowners.

§ 138-41 Persons entitled to receive permit.

§ 138-42 Plans and specifications; changes.

§ 138-43 Fees.

§ 138-44 Reinspection fee.

§ 138-45 Correction of faulty conditions.

§ 138-46 Right to inspect.

§ 138-47 Certificate of approval.

§ 138-48 Test of new equipment.

§ 138-49 Compliance with regulations.

Article IX Examining Board of Plumbers

§ 138-50 Definitions.

§ 138-51 Board established.

§ 138-52 Terms of office; vacancies.

§ 138-53 Clerk.

§ 138-54 Compensation.

§ 138-55 Powers and duties.

§ 138-56 Examination of plumbers; conducting business without certificate.

Article X Plumbing Contractors

§ 138-57 Corporations conducting plumbing business.

§ 138-58 Metal plates or signs required.

§ 138-59 Registration of plumbers.

§ 138-60 Existing certificates, registration and metal plates continued.

Article XI Plumbing Material and Specifications

§ 138-61 Fixtures and drains below street grade.

§ 138-62 Sewer piping outside buildings.

§ 138-63 Water piping outside buildings.

Article XII Electrical Standards

§ 138-64 Scope.

§ 138-65 Definitions.

§ 138-66 Administration and enforcement officer.

§ 138-67 Electrical Inspector.

§ 138-68 General duties of Electrical Inspector.

§ 138-69 Revocation of permits.

Article XIII Electrical Licensing Board

§ 138-70 Creation.

§ 138-71 Terms of members.

§ 138-72 Termination of service on Board.

§ 138-73 Officers.

§ 138-74 Quorum and voting.

§ 138-75 Compensation.

§ 138-76 Frequency of Board meetings.

§ 138-77 Duties of Board.

§ 138-78 Records.

Article XIV Electrical Contractors

§ 138-79 Licensing requirements.

Article XV Electricians

§ 138-80 Authority to perform electrical work.

§ 138-81 Homeowners.

§ 138-82 License fees.

§ 138-83 Permit required.

§ 138-84 Fee schedule for permits and inspections.

§ 138-85 License expiration and renewal.

§ 138-86 Nontransferability.

§ 138-87 Suspensions or revocations.

§ 138-88 Exemptions.

Article XVI Fire Limits

§ 138-89 Short title.

§ 138-90 Purpose.

§ 138-91 Limits established.

§ 138-92 (Reserved)

§ 138-93 (Reserved)

Article XVII (Reserved)

§ 138-94 (Reserved)

§ 138-95 (Reserved)

§ 138-96 (Reserved)

§ 138-97 (Reserved)

Article XVIII (Reserved)

§ 138-98 (Reserved)