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File #: Int 1569-2017    Version: Name: Prohibiting disorderly behavior.
Type: Introduction Status: Enacted
Committee: Committee on Public Safety
On agenda: 4/25/2017
Enactment date: 12/1/2017 Law number: 2017/229
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to prohibiting disorderly behavior
Sponsors: Vanessa L. Gibson, Rory I. Lancman, Melissa Mark-Viverito, Stephen T. Levin, Ben Kallos, Daniel Dromm , Carlos Menchaca, Vincent J. Gentile
Council Member Sponsors: 8
Summary: This bill prohibits certain types of disorderly behavior, and creates both criminal and civil penalties for its violation.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 1569-A, 2. Summary of Int. No. 1569, 3. April 25, 2017 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 4. Int. No. 1569, 5. Committee Report 4/26/17, 6. Hearing Testimony 4/26/17, 7. Hearing Transcript 4/26/17, 8. Proposed Int. No. 1569-A - 10/12/17, 9. October 17, 2017 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 10. Committee Report 10/16/17, 11. Hearing Testimony 10/16/17, 12. Hearing Transcript 10/16/17, 13. October 31, 2017 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 14. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 10-17-17, 15. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 10-31-17, 16. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - October 17, 2017, 17. Int. No.1569-A (FINAL), 18. Legislative Documents - Letter to the Mayor, 19. Local Law 229, 20. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - October 31, 2017
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12/1/2017AVanessa L. Gibson City Council City Charter Rule Adopted  Action details Meeting details Not available
11/20/2017AVanessa L. Gibson Mayor Hearing Held by Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/31/2017AVanessa L. Gibson City Council Sent to Mayor by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/31/2017AVanessa L. Gibson City Council Approved by CouncilPass Action details Meeting details Not available
10/17/2017AVanessa L. Gibson City Council Laid Over by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/16/2017*Vanessa L. Gibson Committee on Public Safety Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/16/2017*Vanessa L. Gibson Committee on Public Safety Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/16/2017*Vanessa L. Gibson Committee on Public Safety Amended by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/16/2017AVanessa L. Gibson Committee on Public Safety Approved by CommitteePass Action details Meeting details Not available
4/26/2017*Vanessa L. Gibson Committee on Education Laid Over by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/26/2017*Vanessa L. Gibson Committee on Education Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/26/2017*Vanessa L. Gibson Committee on Immigration Laid Over by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/26/2017*Vanessa L. Gibson Committee on Immigration Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/26/2017*Vanessa L. Gibson Committee on Public Safety Laid Over by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/26/2017*Vanessa L. Gibson Committee on Public Safety Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/25/2017*Vanessa L. Gibson City Council Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/25/2017*Vanessa L. Gibson City Council Introduced by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available

Int. No. 1569-A

 

By Council Members Gibson, Lancman, The Speaker (Council Member Mark-Viverito), Levin, Kallos, Dromm, Menchaca and Gentile

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to prohibiting disorderly behavior

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

Section 1.  The administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 10-177 to read as follows:  

10-177 Disorderly behavior. a. Prohibition. A person is guilty of disorderly behavior when, with intent to cause public inconvenience, annoyance or alarm, or recklessly or with criminal negligence creating a risk thereof, such person:

1. Engages in fighting or in violent, tumultuous or threatening behavior;

2. Makes unreasonable noise;

3. In a public place, uses abusive or obscene language, or makes an obscene gesture;

4. Without lawful authority, disturbs any lawful assembly or meeting of persons;

5. Obstructs vehicular or pedestrian traffic;

6. Congregates with other persons in a public place and refuses to comply with a lawful order of the police to disperse; or

7. Creates a hazardous or physically offensive condition by any act which serves no legitimate purpose.

b. Criminal penalty. The violation of subdivision a of this section constitutes an offense punishable by imprisonment of up to 5 days or a fine of up to 200 dollars.

c. Civil penalty. Any person who violates subdivision a of this section shall be liable for a civil penalty of up to 75 dollars, which may be recoverable in a proceeding before the office of administrative trials and hearings, pursuant to chapter 45-A of the charter.

§ 2. This local law takes effect immediately.

 

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