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File #: Int 1354-2019    Version: * Name: Requiring certain spillage prevention equipment on concrete mixer trucks and volumetric concrete mixers.
Type: Introduction Status: Laid Over in Committee
Committee: Committee on Transportation
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 certain spillage prevention equipment on concrete mixer trucks and volumetric concrete mixers
Sponsors: Robert F. Holden, Peter A. Koo, Eric A. Ulrich, Kalman Yeger , Joseph C. Borelli, Chaim M. Deutsch, Paul A. Vallone, Keith Powers , Donovan J. Richards, Justin L. Brannan, Rafael Salamanca, Jr., Andy L. King, Carlos Menchaca, Antonio Reynoso, Bill Perkins, Alan N. Maisel, Stephen T. Levin, Adrienne E. Adams
Council Member Sponsors: 18
Summary: This bill would require all concrete mixing trucks and volumetric concrete mixers operating in New York City to be equipped with chute shutters or similar devices to prevent the spillage of concrete and materials used to mix concrete by no later than January 1, 2020.
Indexes: Agency Rule-making Required
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 1354, 2. Int. No. 1354, 3. January 24, 2019 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 4. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 1-24-19, 5. Committee Report 10/24/19, 6. Hearing Testimony 10/24/19, 7. Hearing Transcript 10/24/19
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Int. No. 1354

 

By Council Members Holden, Koo, Ulrich, Yeger, Borelli, Deutsch, Vallone, Powers, Richards, Brannan, Salamanca, King, Menchaca, Reynoso, Perkins, Maisel, Levin and Adams

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring certain spillage prevention equipment on concrete mixer trucks and volumetric concrete mixers

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Subchapter 1 of chapter 1 of title 19 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 19-159.2 to read as follows:

§ 19-159.2 Chute closure devices required on concrete mixing trucks. a. Definitions. As used in this section, the following terms have the following meanings:

Chute closure device. The term “chute closure device” means a device attached to the end of the chute of a concrete mixer truck or volumetric concrete mixer, used to seal the chute.

Concrete mixer truck. The term “concrete mixer truck” means a truck used for the transport of liquid concrete.

Truck. The term “truck” has the same meaning as in section 158 of the vehicle and traffic law.

Volumetric concrete mixer. The term “volumetric concrete mixer” means a truck outfitted with separate compartments for the transport of materials to be mixed into liquid concrete.

b. No later than January 1, 2020, all concrete mixer trucks and all volumetric concrete mixers driving through the city of New York shall be equipped with chute closure devices during the transport of liquid concrete or materials to be mixed into liquid concrete.

c. The department shall have the authority to promulgate any rules necessary to administer the provisions of this section, including, but not limited to, rules establishing chute closure device specifications as deemed necessary by the department. The department is authorized to inspect chute closure devices and chute closure device specifications for compliance with the requirements of this section.

§ 2. This local law takes effect immediately.

 

 

 

 

 

AS

LS # 8612, 8613, 8874

11/29/18