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File #: Int 0466-2014    Version: Name: Reducing the citywide speed limit to twenty-five miles per hour.
Type: Introduction Status: Enacted
Committee: Committee on Transportation
On agenda: 9/10/2014
Enactment date: 10/27/2014 Law number: 2014/054
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to reducing the citywide speed limit to twenty-five miles per hour.
Sponsors: David G. Greenfield, Ydanis A. Rodriguez, Margaret S. Chin, Corey D. Johnson, Peter A. Koo, Mark Levine, Antonio Reynoso, Donovan J. Richards, Helen K. Rosenthal, James G. Van Bramer, Carlos Menchaca, Stephen T. Levin, Costa G. Constantinides, Andrew Cohen, Brad S. Lander, The Public Advocate (Ms. James)
Council Member Sponsors: 16
Attachments: 1. Int. No. 466 - 9/10/14, 2. Committee Report 10/1/14, 3. Hearing Testimony 10/1/14, 4. Hearing Transcript 10/1/14, 5. Committee Report 10/6/14, 6. Hearing Testimony 10/6/14, 7. Hearing Transcript 10/6/14, 8. Committee Report - Stated Meeting, 9. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 10-7-14, 10. Fiscal Impact Statement, 11. Mayor's Letter, 12. Local Law 54, 13. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - October 7, 2014
Date Ver.Prime SponsorAction ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsMultimedia
10/28/2014ADavid G. Greenfield City Council Recved from Mayor by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/27/2014ADavid G. Greenfield Mayor Signed Into Law by Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/20/2014ADavid G. Greenfield Mayor Hearing Held by Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/7/2014ADavid G. Greenfield City Council Sent to Mayor by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/7/2014ADavid G. Greenfield City Council Approved by CouncilPass Action details Meeting details Not available
10/6/2014*David G. Greenfield Committee on Transportation Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/6/2014*David G. Greenfield Committee on Transportation Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/6/2014*David G. Greenfield Committee on Transportation Amended by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/6/2014ADavid G. Greenfield Committee on Transportation Approved by CommitteePass Action details Meeting details Not available
10/1/2014*David G. Greenfield Committee on Transportation Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/1/2014*David G. Greenfield Committee on Transportation Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/1/2014*David G. Greenfield Committee on Transportation Laid Over by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/10/2014*David G. Greenfield City Council Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/10/2014*David G. Greenfield City Council Introduced by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
Int. No. 466-A
By Council Members Greenfield, Rodriguez, Chin, Johnson, Koo, Levine, Reynoso, Richards, Rosenthal, Van Bramer, Menchaca, Levin, Constantinides, Cohen, Lander and the Public Advocate (Ms. James)
 
 
A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to reducing the citywide speed limit to twenty-five miles per hour.
 
 
Be it enacted by the Council as follows:
Section 1.  Subdivisions a and c of section 19-177 of the administrative code of the city of New York, as added by local law number 6 for the year 1996, are amended to read as follows:
           a. [The] Subject to the provisions of paragraph twenty-six of subdivision (a) of section sixteen hundred forty-two of the vehicle and traffic law, the official speed limit for a vehicle in the city of new York shall be [thirty] twenty-five miles per hour except where an official sign indicates that a different speed limit is in effect.
           c. The commissioner shall post a sign at each exit within the city of New York of each bridge and tunnel having only one terminus in the city of New York that states the official speed limit within the city as provided in subdivision a of this section.
           ยง 2.  This local law shall take effect on November 7, 2014.
     
 
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