Local Law 152 was first introduced in 2016, requiring periodic inspections of gas piping systems for buildings across New York City.
Building gas piping systems except for gas piping systems classified in occupancy group R-3 must be periodically inspected – there’s no change here from the proposed rules.
In a big change from the originally proposed rules, inspections are now being organized by Community District – not borough.
To make sure buildings have enough time to prepare, the first cycle start date has been pushed from 2019 to 2020.
Inspections must be performed and submitted once every 4 years, with different due date cycles for four groups of Community Districts: