Bill Status of HB5810 100th General Assembly
Short Description: LOCAL-UNSAFE STRUCTURE NOTICE
Rep. Frances Ann Hurley
|Session Sine Die
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Building Code Violation Notice Posting Act. Provides that in addition to any other notice required by law, a police officer or firefighter who, while in the performance of his or her duties, believes that a building or structure may be an unsafe structure shall immediately notify the designated building official in the county, township, or municipality in which the building or structure is located. Provides that the building shall be examined or caused to be examined by the designated building official within 24 hours after receiving notice of an unsafe structure. Provides that if deemed necessary, the police officer or firefighter shall take the required action to clearly post a notice on or cordon off the building or structure to clearly notify anyone near the unsafe structure of impending danger until the designated building official can make the assessment and officially post a notice on the unsafe structure. Provides the wording of the notice the designated building official must post on the unsafe structure and whom the designated building official must notify. Limits home rule powers.