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Please note: this meeting has been deferred.
Meeting Name: Committee on Transportation Agenda status: Deferred
Meeting date/time: 6/2/2016 Deferred Minutes status: Deferred  
Meeting location: 250 Broadway - Committee Rm, 14th Fl.
Published agenda: Agenda Agenda Published minutes: Not available  
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T2016-4571 *   Oversight - How New York City Can Continue to Make its Sidewalks Safer, Cleaner, and More Beautiful.Oversight    Action details Not available
Int 0411-2014 *Daniel Dromm   Requirements and enforcement of newsrack provisions.IntroductionThe proposed legislation would establish enforcement requirements in regards to newsracks.   Action details Not available
Int 0412-2014 *Daniel R. Garodnick  Modular newsracks.IntroductionUnder the bill, owners of single newsracks would be required prior to installation to provide the City with identifying information, to certify that all related newsrack laws have been complied with. The owner would be required to resubmit this information annually. The owners would also be required to notify the City prior to the removal of newsracks. The City would grant each newsrack a unique identification number. The bill would require owners of modular newsracks (a newsrack with multiple publications) to submit a plan to the City for approval and local community boards for comment, and to comply with any modifications required by the City. The owners of modular newsracks would also be required to consult with existing publications, existing newsrack owners on the same block, and to comply with space, distance, and cost and fee requirements.   Action details Not available
Int 0427-2014 *James Vacca  Newsrack RequirementsIntroductionThe proposed legislation would establish standards regarding the placement and maintenance of newsracks.   Action details Not available
Int 1209-2016 *Ydanis A. Rodriguez PreconsideredNewsrack registrationIntroductionThis bill would require that all newsracks register with the Department of Transportation (DOT) and affix a decal with a unique identification number issued by DOT to the newsrack. As part of such registration, the owner of a newsrack would need to annually submit information regarding the newsrack, the publications to be sold, the delivery schedule of such publications, and a certificate that the newsrack complies with existing insurance requirements.   Action details Not available