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File #: Int 1343-2019    Version: * Name: Requiring the dept of consumer affairs to send documents related to licensing by certified mail.
Type: Introduction Status: Committee
Committee: Committee on Consumer Affairs and Business Licensing
On agenda: 1/24/2019
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring the department of consumer affairs to send documents related to licensing by certified mail
Sponsors: Joseph C. Borelli, Robert F. Holden, Justin L. Brannan, Inez D. Barron, Kalman Yeger , Robert E. Cornegy, Jr., Karen Koslowitz, Ritchie J. Torres, Eric A. Ulrich
Council Member Sponsors: 9
Summary: This bill would require the Department of Consumer Affairs to send documents related to licensing to business entities by certified mail, with a return receipt requested or other confirmation of receipt.
Indexes: Agency Rule-making Required
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 1343, 2. Int. No. 1343, 3. January 24, 2019 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 4. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 1-24-19

Int. No. 1343

 

By Council Members Borelli, Holden, Brannan, Barron, Yeger, Cornegy, Koslowitz, Torres and Ulrich

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring the department of consumer affairs to send documents related to licensing by certified mail

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Chapter 1 of title 20 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 20-120 to read as follows:

§ 20-120 Transmittal of documents. When transmitting any document related to business licensing to a licensee, license applicant or any other party, the department shall transmit such documents by certified mail in addition to any other means of transmittal as may be prescribed by law.

§ 2. This local law takes effect 120 days after it becomes law, except that the commissioner may take such actions as are necessary to implement this local law, including the promulgation of rules, before such date.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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LS #8869

12/21/2018