Village of South Nyack, NY
Rockland County
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[HISTORY: Adopted Board of Trustees of the Village of South Nyack Board 6-12-1973. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Amended 6-25-2019 by L.L. No. 3-2019]
The Chief Inspector and inspectors of a qualified agency approved by the Village are hereby authorized and deputized as agents of the Village of South Nyack to make inspections and reinspections of all electrical installations heretofore and hereafter described and to approve or disapprove the same. In no event, however, will the cost or expense of such inspections and reinspections be a charge against the Village of South Nyack.
A. 
It shall be the duty of the Inspector to report in writing to the Chief Building Inspector, whose duty it shall be to enforce all provisions of this code, all violations or deviations from or omissions of the electrical provisions of the Building Code applicable to the Village of South Nyack and of all local laws, ordinances and the Building Code as referred to in this chapter insofar as any of the same apply to electrical wiring.
B. 
The Inspector shall make inspections and reinspections of electrical installations in and on properties in the Village of South Nyack upon the written request of an authorized official of the Village of South Nyack or as herein provided.
C. 
The Inspector is authorized to make inspections and reinspections of electrical wiring, installations, devices, appliances and equipment in or on properties within the Village of South Nyack where he deems it necessary for the protection of life and property.
D. 
In the event of an emergency it is the duty of the Inspector to make electrical inspections upon the oral request of an official or officer of the Village of South Nyack.
E. 
It shall be the duty of the Inspector to furnish written reports to the proper officials of the Village of South Nyack and owners and/or lessees of the property where defective electrical installations and equipment are found upon inspection.
F. 
He shall authorize the issuance of a certificate of compliance when electrical installations and equipment are in conformity with this chapter. He shall direct that a copy of the certificate of compliance be sent to the Village of South Nyack to the attention of the Building Inspector.
[Amended 6-25-2019 by L.L. No. 3-2019]
It shall be a violation of this chapter for any person, firm or corporation to install or cause to be installed, or to alter electrical wiring for light, heat or power in or on properties of the Village of South Nyack until an application for inspection has been filed with the qualified inspection agency approved by the Village. It shall be a violation of this chapter for a person, firm or corporation to connect or cause to be connected electrical wiring in or on properties for light, heat or power to any source of electrical energy supply, prior to the issuance of a temporary certificate, or a certificate of compliance by the qualified inspection agency approved by the Village.