Town of Clarkstown, NY
Rockland County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Clarkstown 4-3-1974 by L.L. No. 2-1974 as Ch. 59 of the 1974 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Building construction administration — See Ch. 109.
Unsafe buildings — See Ch. 111.
Drainage and watercourses — See Ch. 128.
Electrical installations — See Ch. 133.
Fire prevention — See Ch. 143.
Garage, rubbish and refuse — See Ch. 149.
Plumbing — See Ch. 212.
Property maintenance — See Ch. 216.
Sewers — See Ch. 236.
Swimming pools — See Ch. 258.
Zoning — See Ch. 290.
Article I General Provisions

§ 157-1 Title.

§ 157-2 Legislative intent.

§ 157-3 Applicability.

§ 157-4 Nonapplicability.

§ 157-5 Effect on other legislation.

§ 157-6 Reference to State Building Code and other statutory provisions.

§ 157-7 Definitions.

Article II Space Requirements

§ 157-8 General requirements.

§ 157-9 Occupancy classification.

§ 157-10 Maximum occupancy.

§ 157-11 Prohibited uses.

§ 157-12 Habitable space.

§ 157-13 Public space.

§ 157-14 Nonhabitable space.

§ 157-15 Stairs.

§ 157-16 Exits.

Article III Structural Requirements

§ 157-17 General requirements.

§ 157-18 Exterior protection.

§ 157-19 Interior protection.

Article IV Firesafety Requirements

§ 157-20 Prohibited accumulations and storage.

§ 157-21 Regulations to prevent the spread of fire.

§ 157-22 Interior finish, trim and decorative materials.

§ 157-23 Fireplaces.

Article V Equipment Requirements

§ 157-24 General requirements.

§ 157-25 Plumbing.

§ 157-26 Fuel gas.

§ 157-27 Heating.

§ 157-28 Chimneys, flues and gas vents.

§ 157-29 Incinerators.

§ 157-30 Electrical standards.

§ 157-31 Food storage and preparation facilities.

§ 157-32 Mechanical ventilation in one- and two-family dwellings.

§ 157-33 Mechanical ventilation in multiple dwellings.

§ 157-34 Fuel oil.

§ 157-35 Fire protection in multiple dwellings.

§ 157-36 Elevators, dumbwaiters and escalators in multiple dwellings.

Article VI Property Maintenance Requirements

§ 157-37 General requirements.

§ 157-38 Open areas.

§ 157-39 Buildings and structures.

§ 157-40 Insect, vermin and rodent control.

§ 157-41 Garbage and refuse.

§ 157-42 Domestic animals and pets.

Article VII Administration and Compliance

§ 157-43 Administrative responsibility.

§ 157-44 Powers and duties.

§ 157-45 Inspection.

§ 157-46 Records.

§ 157-47 Penalties for offenses.

§ 157-48 Responsibilities of owners.

§ 157-49 Responsibilities of lodging house operators.

§ 157-50 Responsibilities of occupants.

Article VIII Illegal Occupancies

§ 157-51 Legislative Intent; purpose.

§ 157-52 Scope.

§ 157-53 Applicability.

§ 157-54 Determination of illegal occupancy.

§ 157-55 Penalties for offenses.

§ 157-56 Nonpayment of penalties.

§ 157-57 Enforcement.

Article IX Rental Registry

§ 157-58 Legislative intent; purpose.

§ 157-59 Definitions.

§ 157-60 Registration of rental dwellings; applicability.

§ 157-61 Registration exemptions.

§ 157-62 Registry form, filing, and fee.

§ 157-63 Designation of agent by owner.

§ 157-64 Broker's/agent's responsibility.

§ 157-65 Inspection requirements.

§ 157-66 Application for search warrants.

§ 157-67 Public access to records.

§ 157-68 Penalties for offenses.

§ 157-69 Nonpayment of penalties.