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 1-22-1973 by Ord. No. 15977. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Building, plumbing and electrical standards — See Ch. 138.
Fire prevention and protection — See Ch. 156.
Rat and pest control — See Ch. 208.
Water — See Ch. 255.
Zoning — See Ch. 264.
Article I General Provisions

§ 167-1 Short title.

§ 167-2 Purpose; intent.

§ 167-3 Scope.

§ 167-4 Nonapplicability.

§ 167-5 Effect on other regulations.

§ 167-6 Definitions.

§ 167-7 General safety.

Article II Administration

§ 167-8 Designation of administrative official.

§ 167-9 Administrative liability.

§ 167-10 General powers and duties of the administrative official.

§ 167-11 Duties of other City officials.

§ 167-12 Right of entry.

§ 167-13 Official records.

§ 167-14 Violations.

§ 167-15 Penalties for offenses.

§ 167-16 Dedicated fund for collected fines and penalties.

Article III (Reserved)

§ 167-17 (Reserved)

Article IV Space Requirements

§ 167-18 Compliance with requirements; "accessory use" defined.

§ 167-19 Occupancy classification of buildings.

§ 167-20 Maximum occupancy.

§ 167-21 Uses unlawful.

§ 167-22 Habitable space.

§ 167-23 Public space.

§ 167-24 Nonhabitable space.

§ 167-25 Access and vertical travel between stories.

§ 167-26 Exits.

Article V Structural Requirements

§ 167-27 General safety provisions.

§ 167-28 Exterior protection.

§ 167-29 Interior protection.

Article VI Firesafety Requirements

§ 167-30 Unlawful accumulations and storage.

§ 167-31 Prevention of spread of fire.

§ 167-32 Fireplaces.

Article VII Equipment Requirements

§ 167-33 General safety conditions.

§ 167-34 Plumbing.

§ 167-35 Fuel gas.

§ 167-36 Heating.

§ 167-37 Chimneys, flues and gas vents.

§ 167-38 Incinerators.

§ 167-39 Electrical wiring and equipment.

§ 167-40 Cooking and refrigeration.

§ 167-41 One- and two-family and multiple dwellings: air-conditioning and mechanical ventilation.

§ 167-42 Fuel oil.

§ 167-43 Fire protection in multiple dwellings.

§ 167-44 Elevators and dumbwaiters in multiple dwellings.

Article VIII Property Maintenance Requirements

§ 167-45 Conformity required.

§ 167-46 Open areas.

§ 167-47 Buildings and structures.

§ 167-48 Infestation and screening.

§ 167-49 Garbage and refuse.

§ 167-50 Rooming houses, hotels and motels: responsibilities of operators.

Article IX Abatement of Violations; Nuisances

§ 167-51 Purpose and intent.

§ 167-51.1 Buildings to remain secured.

§ 167-52 Availability of remedies.

§ 167-53 Enforcement.

§ 167-54 Nuisances.

§ 167-55 Enforcement procedure.

§ 167-56 Vacant building registration.

Article X (Reserved)

§ 167-57 (Reserved)

§ 167-58 (Reserved)

§ 167-59 (Reserved)

§ 167-60 (Reserved)

§ 167-61 (Reserved)

§ 167-62 (Reserved)

§ 167-63 (Reserved)

§ 167-64 (Reserved)

§ 167-65 (Reserved)

§ 167-66 (Reserved)

§ 167-67 (Reserved)

§ 167-68 (Reserved)

§ 167-69 (Reserved)

§ 167-70 (Reserved)

Article XI Drug-Related Nuisances

§ 167-71 Purpose.

§ 167-72 Public nuisances enumerated.

§ 167-73 Additional enforcement procedures.

§ 167-74 Notice procedure.

§ 167-75 Hearing and order.

§ 167-76 Length of closure and steps taken upon closure.

§ 167-77 Recovery of costs.

§ 167-78 Commissioner may promulgate rules and regulations.

§ 167-79 Penalties for offenses.