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File #: 170091-A    Version: Name:
Type: Bill Status: ENACTED
File created: 2/2/2017 In control: Committee on Licenses and Inspections
On agenda: Final action: 4/6/2017
Title: Amending Title 4 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "The Philadelphia Building Construction and Occupancy Code," by amending Subcode "A" ("The Philadelphia Administrative Code") and Subcode "B" ("The Philadelphia Building Code") to add and revise certain provisions relating to the demolition of buildings and structures, all under certain terms and conditions.
Sponsors: Council President Clarke, Councilmember Quiñones Sánchez
Indexes: BUILDING CODE
Code sections: SUBCODE "B" - (THE PHILADELPHIA BUILDING CODE), SUBCODE A - CHAPTER 9 FEES, Title 4 - THE PHILADELPHIA BUILDING CONSTRUCTION AND OCCUPANCY CODE
Attachments: 1. CertifiedCopy170091-A01.pdf
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsVideo
4/17/20171 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Not available
4/6/20171 CITY COUNCIL READ AND PASSEDPass17:0 Action details Not available
3/30/20170 CITY COUNCIL READ   Action details Not available
3/30/20171 CITY COUNCIL AMENDED   Action details Not available
3/30/20171 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PLACED ON FINAL PASSAGE CALENDAR FOR NEXT MEETING.   Action details Not available
3/23/20170 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PLACED ON THIS DAY`S FIRST READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
3/23/20170 CITY COUNCIL SUSPEND THE RULES OF THE COUNCILPass  Action details Not available
3/23/20170 CITY COUNCIL READ AND ORDERED PLACED ON NEXT WEEK'S SECOND READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
3/22/20170 Committee on Licenses and Inspections HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Not available
3/22/20170 Committee on Licenses and Inspections HEARING HELD   Action details Not available
3/22/20170 Committee on Licenses and Inspections REPORTED FAVORABLY, RULE SUSPENSION REQUESTED   Action details Not available
3/15/20170 Committee on Licenses and Inspections HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Not available
3/15/20170 Committee on Licenses and Inspections Cancellation of Scheduled Public Hearing   Action details Not available
2/2/20170 CITY COUNCIL Introduced and ReferredPass  Action details Not available
Title
Amending Title 4 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "The Philadelphia Building Construction and Occupancy Code," by amending Subcode "A" ("The Philadelphia Administrative Code") and Subcode "B" ("The Philadelphia Building Code") to add and revise certain provisions relating to the demolition of buildings and structures, all under certain terms and conditions.

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THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA HEREBY ORDAINS:

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

TITLE 4. THE PHILADELPHIA BUILDING
CONSTRUCTION AND OCCUPANCY CODE

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SUBCODE "A" (THE PHILADELPHIA ADMINISTRATIVE CODE)

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CHAPTER 3
PERMITS

SECTION A-301 APPLICATION FOR PERMIT

A-301.1 Permits required: An application shall be submitted to the department for the activities listed in Sections A-301.1.1 through A-301.1.6 and these activities shall not commence without a permit being issued in accordance with Section A-302.0. Where the scope of work includes demolition, moving or removal of a structure greater than one story or greater than 500 square feet, a separate application and permit for such work shall be required. Where the scope of work includes more than one lot, a separate permit shall be required for each lot.

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A-301.5 Contents of application: Every permit application shall, to the extent applicable:

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10. In addition to the above, a Demolition Permit Application shall include all of the following:

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c. Site Safety Plan. A site safety demolition plan or complete "engineering survey" as required by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regulations developed by a competent person shall be submitted. The plan must address the methods used to carry out the demolition, as well as the proposed measures for protecting adjoining structures, property and pedestrians. A schedule of the demolition activit...

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