File #: Int 0434-2010    Version: Name: Reducing the maximum fine amount for violations of vending regulations and defining unrelated violations of vending rules and regulations as separate offenses.
Type: Introduction Status: Enacted
Committee: Committee on Consumer Affairs
On agenda: 11/30/2010 Final action: 5/8/2013
Enactment date: 5/8/2013 Law number: 2013/038
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to reducing the maximum fine amount for violations of vending regulations and defining unrelated violations of vending rules and regulations as separate offenses.
Sponsors: Stephen T. Levin, Melissa Mark-Viverito, Letitia James, Charles Barron, Ydanis A. Rodriguez, Maria Del Carmen Arroyo, Fernando Cabrera , Mathieu Eugene, Sara M. Gonzalez, G. Oliver Koppell, Brad S. Lander, Diana Reyna, Jumaane D. Williams, David G. Greenfield, Helen D. Foster, Rosie Mendez, Elizabeth S. Crowley, Inez E. Dickens, Margaret S. Chin, Robert Jackson, Darlene Mealy, Annabel Palma, Joel Rivera, Deborah L. Rose, Gale A. Brewer, Albert Vann, Ruben Wills, Erik Martin Dilan, Karen Koslowitz, James F. Gennaro, Leroy G. Comrie, Jr., Michael C. Nelson, Daniel Dromm , Andy L. King, Eric A. Ulrich, Daniel J. Halloran III, Donovan J. Richards
Attachments: 1. Int. No. 434 - 11/30/10, 2. Committee Report 4/24/12, 3. Hearing Testimony 4/24/12, 4. Hearing Testimony 4/24/12 (Con't), 5. Hearing Transcript 4-24-12, 6. Committee Report 2/26/13, 7. Fiscal Impact Statement, 8. Hearing Transcript 2/26/13, 9. Mayor's Veto Message, 10. Disapproval Stamped Page, 11. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 2-27-13, 12. Committee Report 4/18/13, 13. Hearing Transcript 4/18/13, 14. Fiscal Impact Statement 4/25/13, 15. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 4-25-13, 16. Mayor's Letter, 17. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 5-8-13, 18. Local Law 38
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsMultimedia
5/8/2013A City Council Overridden by CouncilPass Action details Meeting details Not available
4/25/2013A City Council Laid Over by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/18/2013A Committee on Consumer Affairs Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/18/2013A Committee on Consumer Affairs Approved by CommitteePass Action details Meeting details Not available
3/21/2013A Mayor Vetoed by Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/27/2013A City Council Sent to Mayor by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/27/2013A City Council Approved by CouncilPass Action details Meeting details Not available
2/26/2013* Committee on Consumer Affairs Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/26/2013* Committee on Consumer Affairs Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/26/2013* Committee on Consumer Affairs Amended by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/26/2013A Committee on Consumer Affairs Approved by CommitteePass Action details Meeting details Not available
4/24/2012* Committee on Consumer Affairs Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/24/2012* Committee on Consumer Affairs Laid Over by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
11/30/2010* City Council Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
11/30/2010* City Council Introduced by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
Int. No. 434-A
 
By Council Members Levin, Mark-Viverito, James, Barron, Rodriguez, Arroyo, Cabrera, Eugene, Gonzalez, Koppell, Lander, Reyna, Williams, Greenfield, Foster, Mendez, Crowley, Dickens, Chin, Jackson, Mealy, Palma, Rivera, Rose, Brewer, Vann, Wills, Dilan, Koslowitz, Gennaro, Comrie, Nelson, Dromm, King, Ulrich, Halloran and Richards
 
 
A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to reducing the maximum fine amount for violations of vending regulations and defining unrelated violations of vending rules and regulations as separate offenses.
 
 
Be it enacted by the Council as follows:
Section 1.  Subdivision b of section 17-325 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended to read as follows:
b. Except as provided in subdivision a of this section, a person who violates any provision of this subchapter or any of the rules or regulations promulgated hereunder shall be guilty of an offense punishable by the court as follows:
1. For the first violation, a fine of not less than twenty-five nor more than fifty dollars.
2. For the second violation issued for the same offense within a period of two years of the date of a first violation, a fine of not less than fifty dollars nor more than one hundred dollars.
3. For a third violation issued for the same offense within a period of two years of the date of a first violation, a fine of not less than one hundred dollars nor more than two hundred and fifty dollars, in addition to the remedy provided for in subdivision f of section 17-317 of this subchapter.
4. For any subsequent violations issued for the same offense within a period of two years of the date of a first violation, a fine of not [less] more than [two] five hundred [fifty] dollars [nor more than one thousand dollars].
§2.  Paragraph two of subdivision c of section 17-325 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended to read as follows:
2. In addition to the penalties prescribed by subdivision b of this section, any person who violates any of the provisions of this subchapter, other than subdivision a, b, or c of section 17-307 of this subchapter, or any of the rules and regulations promulgated hereunder shall be liable for a civil penalty as follows:
(a) For the first violation, a penalty of not less than twenty-five nor more than fifty dollars.
(b) For the second violation issued for the same offense within a period of two years of the date of a first violation, a penalty of not less than fifty dollars nor more than one hundred dollars.
(c) For the third violation issued for the same offense within a period of two years of the date of a first violation, a penalty of not less than one hundred dollars nor more than two hundred and fifty dollars, in addition to the remedy provided for in subdivision f of section 17-317 of this subchapter.
(d) For any subsequent violations issued for the same offense within a period of two years of the date of a first violation, a penalty of not [less] more than [two] five hundred [fifty] dollars [nor more than one thousand dollars].
§3. Subdivision b of section 20-472 of the administrative code of the city of New York is hereby amended to read as follows:
b. Except as provided in subdivision a of this section, a person who violates any provision of this subchapter or any of the rules or regulations promulgated hereunder shall be guilty of an offense punishable by the court as follows:
1. For the first violation, a fine of not less than twenty-five nor more than fifty dollars.
2. For the second violation issued for the same offense within a period of two years of the date of a first violation, a fine of not less than fifty dollars nor more than one hundred dollars.
3. For a third violation issued for the same offense within a period of two years of the date of a first violation, a fine of not less than one hundred dollars nor more than two hundred and fifty dollars.
4. For any subsequent violations issued for the same offense within a period of two years of the date of a first violation, a penalty of not [less] more than [two] five hundred [fifty] dollars [nor more than one thousand dollars].
§ 5. Paragraph two of subdivision c of section 20-472 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended to read as follows:
2. In addition to the penalties prescribed by subdivision b of this section, any person who violates any of the provisions of this subchapter, other than section 20-453, or any of the rules and regulations promulgated hereunder shall be liable for a civil penalty as follows:
(a) For the first violation, a penalty of not less than twenty-five nor more than fifty dollars.
(b) For the second violation issued for the same offense within a period of two years of the date of a first violation, a penalty of not less than fifty dollars nor more than one hundred dollars.
(c) For the third violation issued for the same offense within a period of two years of the date of a first violation, a penalty of not less than one hundred dollars nor more than two hundred and fifty dollars.
(d) For any subsequent violations issued for the same offense within a period of two years of the date of a first violation, a penalty of not [less] more than [two] five hundred [fifty] dollars [nor more than one thousand dollars].
§ 6. This local law shall take effect one hundred twenty days after it shall have been enacted into law; provided that the commissioner may take any actions necessary prior to such effective date for the implementation of this local law including, but not limited to, promulgating rules.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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