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File #: Int 1180-2016    Version: * Name: Increasing penalties for repeated violations of unlawful parking on a sidewalk or crosswalk.
Type: Introduction Status: Filed (End of Session)
Committee: Committee on Finance
On agenda: 5/5/2016
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, Rafael L. Espinal, Jr.
Council Member Sponsors: 2
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. 1180
Date Ver.Prime SponsorAction ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsMultimedia
12/31/2017*James G. Van Bramer City Council Filed (End of Session)  Action details Meeting details Not available
5/5/2016*James G. Van Bramer City Council Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
5/5/2016*James G. Van Bramer City Council Introduced by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available

Int. No. 1180

 

By Council Members Van Bramer and Espinal

 

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 upon enactment. 

 

 

LUR

LS #6784

4/12/2016