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File #: Int 0322-2014    Version: * Name: Requiring towed vehicle storage facilities to provide 24 hour access.
Type: Introduction Status: Filed (End of Session)
Committee: Committee on Transportation
On agenda: 5/14/2014
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend to administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring towed vehicle storage facilities to provide 24 hour access.
Sponsors: Daniel Dromm , Fernando Cabrera , Andy L. King, Peter A. Koo, Rosie Mendez, Karen Koslowitz, Carlos Menchaca
Council Member Sponsors: 7
Int. No. 322
 
By Council Members Dromm, Cabrera, King, Koo, Mendez, Koslowitz and Menchaca
 
 
A Local Law to amend to administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring towed vehicle storage facilities to provide 24 hour access.
 
 
Be it enacted by the Council as follows:
 
Section 1.  Chapter one of title fourteen of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 14-140.1 to read as follows:
§14-140.1 Redemption of Towed Vehicles. All storage facilities for towed vehicles operated by the department shall provide twenty-four hour access for redemption of vehicles stored in such facilities.
§2.  Section 20-508 of title 20 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended to read as follows:
§20-508  Storage facilities. Every licensee which stores vehicles shall do so only on premises which provide twenty-four hour access for redemption of such vehicles and meet such specifications as the commissioner shall establish by regulation for safeguarding property.
§2.  This local law shall take effect sixty days after its enactment into law.
 
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Int. No. 138/2010
LS 905/2014
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