Mumbai : Among the many changes suggested in the Maharashtra Housing (Regulation and Development) Bill, 2012, the joint committee of both the Houses has recommended certain measures that need to be taken by the promoters for protection and safety of property/building.
Schedule I of the bill speaks about safety of building. According to the bill, the promoter, the architect, and the engineer engaged by the promoter, should comply with the measures for safe construction and protection of properties against natural calamities, as per the building by-laws and local code. The promoter should ensure that the provisions of the National Building Code and other standards and such other measures specified by the state government are complied with. Read more
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