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File #: Int 0586-2014    Version: Name: Signs, posters or placards that advertise gas prices.
Type: Introduction Status: Enacted
Committee: Committee on Consumer Affairs
On agenda: 12/17/2014
Enactment date: 9/2/2015 Law number: 2015/080
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to signs, posters or placards that advertise gas prices
Sponsors: Rafael L. Espinal, Jr., Maria Del Carmen Arroyo, Fernando Cabrera , Karen Koslowitz, Darlene Mealy, Andy L. King, Corey D. Johnson, Daniel Dromm , Inez D. Barron, Mathieu Eugene, Ben Kallos, Ruben Wills
Council Member Sponsors: 12
Summary: This bill would amend the requirements for gas station road signs that advertise the price of gasoline to consumers. The bill would require gas stations that sell gasoline at a lower price for purchases made in cash or other specific form of payment to clearly disclose that the advertised price is available only for purchases made in cash or such other specific forms of payment. The bill would also set a minimum size for gas station road signs.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 586, 2. Int. No. 586 - 12/17/14, 3. Committee Report 2/24/15, 4. Hearing Testimony 2/24/15, 5. Hearing Transcript 2/24/15, 6. Committee Report 8/11/15, 7. Hearing Transcript 8/11/15, 8. August 13, 2015 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 9. Hearing Transcript of the Stated Meeting - August 13, 2015, 10. Mayor's Letter, 11. Fiscal Impact Statement, 12. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - August 13, 2015, 13. Local Law 80
Date Ver.Prime SponsorAction ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsMultimedia
9/2/2015ARafael L. Espinal, Jr. City Council Recved from Mayor by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/2/2015ARafael L. Espinal, Jr. Mayor Signed Into Law by Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/2/2015ARafael L. Espinal, Jr. Mayor Hearing Held by Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
8/13/2015ARafael L. Espinal, Jr. City Council Sent to Mayor by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
8/13/2015ARafael L. Espinal, Jr. City Council Approved by CouncilPass Action details Meeting details Not available
8/11/2015*Rafael L. Espinal, Jr. Committee on Consumer Affairs Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
8/11/2015*Rafael L. Espinal, Jr. Committee on Consumer Affairs Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Meeting details Not available
8/11/2015*Rafael L. Espinal, Jr. Committee on Consumer Affairs Amended by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
8/11/2015ARafael L. Espinal, Jr. Committee on Consumer Affairs Approved by CommitteePass Action details Meeting details Not available
2/24/2015*Rafael L. Espinal, Jr. Committee on Consumer Affairs Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/24/2015*Rafael L. Espinal, Jr. Committee on Consumer Affairs Laid Over by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/17/2014*Rafael L. Espinal, Jr. City Council Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/17/2014*Rafael L. Espinal, Jr. City Council Introduced by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available

Int. No. 586-A

 

By Council Members Espinal, Arroyo, Cabrera, Koslowitz, Mealy, King, Johnson, Dromm, Barron, Eugene, Kallos and Wills

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to signs, posters or placards that advertise gas prices

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

                     Section 1. Subdivision a of section 20-672 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new paragraph 4 to read as follows:

4. Where the price for purchases made with cash or other specified form of payment is less than the price for purchases made with any other form of payment, such sign, poster, or placard shall state the price for each type of accepted payment.

                     § 2. This local law takes effect on the same date as a local law amending the administrative code of the city of New York relating to price displays on signage in gas stations, as proposed in introduction number 287-A for the year 2014, takes effect.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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7/14/2015