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File #: Int 0681-2018    Version: * Name: Increasing penalties for repeated violations of unlawful parking on a sidewalk or crosswalk.
Type: Introduction Status: Committee
Committee: Committee on Finance
On agenda: 3/7/2018
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law in relation to increasing penalties for repeated violations of unlawful parking on a sidewalk or crosswalk
Sponsors: James G. Van Bramer, Justin L. Brannan, Robert F. Holden
Council Member Sponsors: 3
Summary: This unconsolidated local law would require the DOF to create a schedule of graduated penalties for repeated unlawful parking on sidewalks and crosswalks.
Indexes: Agency Rule-making Required
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 681, 2. Int. No. 681, 3. March 7, 2018 - Stated Meeting Agenda

Int. No. 681

 

By Council Members Van Bramer, Brannan and Holden

 

A Local Law in relation to increasing penalties for repeated violations of unlawful parking on a sidewalk or crosswalk

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. The commissioner of finance shall implement a schedule of graduated penalties for repeat violations of rules promulgated pursuant to sections 1200 to 1203 of the vehicle and traffic law prohibiting stopping, standing or parking a vehicle on a sidewalk or crosswalk. The schedule of graduated penalties shall include double penalties for a second violation within one year of any first violation and triple penalties for a third violation within two years of the first violation. 

§ 2. This local law takes effect immediately. 

 

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