[HISTORY: Adopted by the Council of the City of Schenectady as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Editor's Note: Former Ch. 204, Unhealthful Premises, adopted 2-9-1979 by Ord. No. 15274, as amended, was repealed 8-31-1992 by Ord. No. 92-42.
Article I Firesafety and Property Maintenance Inspections
[Adopted 6-24-2013 by Ord. No. 2013-19]
The New York State Department of State mandates that there shall be fire safety and property maintenance inspections of buildings which contain an area of public assembly. An "area of public assembly" is defined under Title 19 of the Codes, Rules and Regulations of the State of New York (NYCRR), Section 1203.3(h), and also by the 2007 Building Code of New York State, Section 303.
The Chief Building Inspector shall designate a Building Code Enforcement Officer, qualified under New York State Department of State under Part 434 of Chapter XII of Title 19 (NYCRR), to act as the inspector for such public assembly inspections.
Inspections pursuant to this article shall occur according to the schedule set forth by the New York State Department of State.
A certificate of inspection, issued by the City, shall be displayed within the area inspected.
Fees for public assembly inspections carried out by the City of Schenectady pursuant to New York State law shall be set from time to time by resolution.