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File #: Int 0997-2013    Version: * Name: Permissible double parking adjacent to schools.
Type: Introduction Status: Filed
Committee: Committee on Transportation
On agenda: 1/9/2013
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to permissible double parking adjacent to schools.
Sponsors: Joel Rivera, Maria Del Carmen Arroyo, Inez E. Dickens, Letitia James, Albert Vann, Ruben Wills
Council Member Sponsors: 6
Int. No. 997
 
By Council Members Rivera, Arroyo, Dickens, James, Vann and Wills
 
 
A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to permissible double parking adjacent to schools.
 
 
Be it enacted by the Council as follows:
 
      Section 1.  Subchapter 2 of chapter one of title 19 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 19-175.4 to read as follows:
      §19-175.4  Permissible double parking adjacent to schools.  Notwithstanding any provisions of this code or the rules of the city of New York, it shall be permissible for an individual to double park a motor vehicle with its engine off for up to five minutes in a roadway immediately adjacent to any school while a student at such school is being dropped off at such school by such motorist, and for up to ten minutes while such motorist waits to pick up or is in the process of picking up a student from such school.  This section shall not apply where movement of such vehicle is required by an on duty emergency service vehicle.
      §2.  This local law shall take effect immediately after its enactment into law.
 
 
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