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File #: Int 0856-2018    Version: * Name: Siting of for-hire vehicle bases.
Type: Introduction Status: Committee
Committee: Committee on Transportation
On agenda: 4/25/2018
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to the siting of for-hire vehicle bases
Sponsors: Ydanis A. Rodriguez, Costa G. Constantinides
Council Member Sponsors: 2
Summary: This bill would require the Taxi and Limousine Commission to consider, among other things, the possible adverse effects on the quality of life, traffic congestion, sidewalk congestion, parking availability, noise, and the environment, whenever a new or relocating black car base or luxury limousine base applies for a license to operate.
Indexes: Agency Rule-making Required
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 856, 2. Int. No. 856, 3. Committee Report 4/30/18, 4. Hearing Testimony 4/30/18, 5. Hearing Transcript 4/30/18, 6. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 4-25-18
Date Ver.Prime SponsorAction ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsMultimedia
2/13/2019*Ydanis A. Rodriguez City Council Re-referred to Committee by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/30/2018*Ydanis A. Rodriguez Committee on For-Hire Vehicles Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/30/2018*Ydanis A. Rodriguez Committee on For-Hire Vehicles Laid Over by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/25/2018*Ydanis A. Rodriguez City Council Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/25/2018*Ydanis A. Rodriguez City Council Introduced by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available

Int. No. 856

 

By Council Members Rodriguez and Constantinides

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to the siting of for-hire vehicle bases

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Chapter 5 of title 19 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 19-511.2 to read as follows:

§ 19-511.2. Licensing of black car bases and luxury limousine bases.  a. In its review of an application to operate a new black car base or luxury limousine base or an application to relocate a black car base or luxury limousine base, the commission shall consider the possible adverse effect of such black car base or luxury limousine base on the quality of life in the vicinity of such base, including, but not limited to, traffic congestion, sidewalk congestion, the impact on parking availability, noise, and the environment.

§ 2. This local law takes effect after 120 days after it becomes law, except that the taxi and limousine commission shall take such measures as are necessary for the implementation of this local law, including the promulgation of rules, prior to such date. 

 

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LS #2431

04/16/2018