National Association Of Minority Contractors, NY Tri-State Chapter Calls On Gov. Cuomo To Fix Costly Scaffold Law

The National Association of Minority Contractors, New York Tri-State Chapter, this week joined the chorus

of advocates calling on Governor Andrew Cuomo to use the Executive Budget proposal to reform New York’s unique construction liability law, known as the Scaffold Law.

In November, the Citizen’s Budget Commission and affordable housing groups wrote a letter to Governor Cuomo stating that Scaffold Law reform is a “‘zero cost’ proposal that could encourage the development of thousands of additional housing units at a period when New Yorkers are facing an unprecedented housing affordability crisis.”

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