File #: Int 1048-2013    Version: Name: The price of items sold at newsstands.
Type: Introduction Status: Enacted
Committee: Committee on Consumer Affairs
On agenda: 5/22/2013 Final action: 7/9/2013
Enactment date: 7/9/2013 Law number: 2013/053
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to the price of items sold at newsstands.
Sponsors: Karen Koslowitz, Gale A. Brewer, Leroy G. Comrie, Jr., Daniel Dromm , Lewis A. Fidler, Letitia James, Peter A. Koo, Rosie Mendez, Annabel Palma, Donovan J. Richards, James G. Van Bramer, Maria Del Carmen Arroyo, Daniel R. Garodnick, James F. Gennaro, Diana Reyna, Albert Vann, Eric A. Ulrich
Attachments: 1. Int. No. 1048 - 5/22/13, 2. Committee Report 6/4/13, 3. Hearing Testimony 6/4/13, 4. Hearing Transcript 6/4/13, 5. Fiscal Impact Statement, 6. Committee Report 6/24/13, 7. Hearing Transcript 6/24/13, 8. Public Hearing on Local Law, 9. Mayor's Letter, 10. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 6-24-13, 11. Local Law 53
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6/24/2013A City Council Sent to Mayor by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
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6/24/2013* Committee on Consumer Affairs Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
6/24/2013* Committee on Consumer Affairs Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Meeting details Not available
6/24/2013* Committee on Consumer Affairs Amended by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
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6/4/2013* Committee on Consumer Affairs Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
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6/4/2013* Committee on Consumer Affairs Laid Over by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
5/22/2013* City Council Introduced by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
5/22/2013* City Council Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
Int. No. 1048-A
By Council Members Koslowitz, Brewer, Comrie, Dromm, Fidler, James, Koo, Mendez, Palma, Richards, Van Bramer, Arroyo, Garodnick, Gennaro, Reyna, Vann and Ulrich
 
 
A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to the price of items sold at newsstands.
 
 
Be it enacted by the Council as follows:
 
      Section 1. Subdivision b of section 20-231 of subchapter seven of chapter two of title 20 of the administrative code, as amended by local law number 2 for the year 2002, is amended to read as follows:
      b. Items other than newspapers, magazines, periodicals, and prepaid telecommunication or transit cards may be offered for sale from a newsstand if they are sold for less than [five] ten dollars exclusive of taxes; provided, however, that apparel, jewelry, hair ornaments, handbags and video cassettes shall not be offered for sale from a newsstand and that if food items are offered for sale, they must be prepackaged.
      ยง 2. This local law shall take effect 90 days after its enactment into law.
 
 
 
 
 
R.C.
LS 4139
5/31/13