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File #: 090568-AAA    Version: Name:
Type: Bill Status: ENACTED
File created: 9/17/2009 In control: Committee on Licenses and Inspections
On agenda: Final action: 2/4/2010
Title: Amending Title 4 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "The Philadelphia Building Construction and Occupancy Code," by amending Subcode "PM" (The Philadelphia Property Maintenance Code), by requiring the periodic inspection of the exterior walls and appurtenances of certain buildings, the filing of reports of such inspections, and the repair and maintenance of certain conditions discovered during such inspections, all under certain terms and conditions.
Sponsors: Councilmember Kenney, Councilmember DiCicco
Indexes: PROPERTY MAINTENANCE CODE
Code sections: Title 4 - THE PHILADELPHIA BUILDING CONSTRUCTION AND OCCUPANCY CODE
Attachments: 1. CertifiedCopy090568-AAA04.pdf
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsVideo
2/17/20104 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Not available
2/4/20100 CITY COUNCIL READ   Action details Not available
2/4/20104 CITY COUNCIL PASSEDPass17:0 Action details Not available
1/28/20104 CITY COUNCIL AMENDED   Action details Not available
1/28/20103 CITY COUNCIL READ   Action details Not available
1/28/20103 CITY COUNCIL RECONSIDEREDPass17:0 Action details Not available
1/28/20104 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PLACED ON FINAL PASSAGE CALENDAR FOR NEXT MEETING.   Action details Not available
12/10/20093 CITY COUNCIL READ   Action details Not available
12/10/20093 CITY COUNCIL PASSEDPass16:0 Action details Not available
12/3/20092 CITY COUNCIL READ   Action details Not available
12/3/20093 CITY COUNCIL AMENDED   Action details Not available
12/3/20093 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PLACED ON FINAL PASSAGE CALENDAR FOR NEXT MEETING.   Action details Not available
11/19/20091 CITY COUNCIL READ   Action details Not available
11/19/20092 CITY COUNCIL AMENDED   Action details Not available
11/19/20092 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PLACED ON FINAL PASSAGE CALENDAR FOR NEXT MEETING.   Action details Not available
11/5/20091 CITY COUNCIL READ   Action details Not available
11/5/20090 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PLACED ON NEXT WEEK`S SECOND READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
10/29/20091 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PRINTED AND PLACED ON NEXT FIRST READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
10/27/20090 Committee on Licenses and Inspections HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Not available
10/27/20090 Committee on Licenses and Inspections HEARING HELD   Action details Not available
10/27/20090 Committee on Licenses and Inspections AMENDED   Action details Not available
10/27/20091 Committee on Licenses and Inspections REPORTED FAVORABLY   Action details Not available
9/17/20090 CITY COUNCIL Referred   Action details Not available
9/17/20090 CITY COUNCIL IntroducedPass  Action details Not available
Title
Amending Title 4 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "The Philadelphia Building Construction and Occupancy Code," by amending Subcode "PM" (The Philadelphia Property Maintenance Code), by requiring the periodic inspection of the exterior walls and appurtenances of certain buildings, the filing of reports of such inspections, and the repair and maintenance of certain conditions discovered during such inspections, all under certain terms and conditions.
Body
THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA HEREBY ORDAINS:

SECTION 1. Title 4 of The Philadelphia Code is hereby amended to read as follows:

TITLE 4. THE PHILADELPHIA BUILDING CONSTRUCTION AND OCCUPANCY CODE

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CHAPTER 4-200.0. TEXT OF SUBCODES

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SUBCODE "A"
(THE PHILADELPHIA ADMINISTRATIVE CODE)

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A-601.3 Fines for Class III offenses: Notwithstanding subsection A-601.1, any person who violates any of the following provisions shall have committed a Class III offense and shall be subject to the fines set forth in subsection 1-109(3) of The Philadelphia Code:

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16. PM-304.10 (Periodic Inspection of Exterior Walls and Appurtenances of Buildings)

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SUBCODE "PM"
(THE PHILADELPHIA PROPERTY MAINTENANCE CODE)

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CHAPTER 3
GENERAL PROPERTY AND STRUCTURAL MAINTENANCE

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SECTION PM-304.0 EXTERIOR STRUCTURE
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PM-304.10 Periodic Inspection of Exterior Walls and Appurtenances of Buildings.

PM-304.10.1. Definitions. The following definitions shall apply to this subsection PM-304.10:

Affected Buildings. All buildings six or more stories in height; all buildings with any appurtenance in excess of 60 feet in height; and any building located in the following areas, other than one- or two-family dwellings, greater than two stories:

RESERVED.

Professional. A Commonwealth of Pennsylvania licensed Professional Engineer experienced in the practice of structural engineering or a licensed Registered Architect k...

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