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File #: Int 1360-2019    Version: * Name: Moratorium on annual taxi licensing fees.
Type: Introduction Status: Committee
Committee: Committee on Transportation
On agenda: 1/24/2019
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law in relation to a moratorium on annual taxi licensing fees
Sponsors: Mark Levine, Helen K. Rosenthal, Robert E. Cornegy, Jr.
Council Member Sponsors: 3
Summary: This bill would place a moratorium on the Taxi and Limousine Commission’s annual licensing fee for taxis until May 30, 2020.
Indexes: Sunset Date Applies
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 1360, 2. Int. No. 1360, 3. January 24, 2019 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 4. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 1-24-19

Int. No. 1360

 

By Council Members Levine, Rosenthal and Cornegy

 

A Local Law in relation to a moratorium on annual taxi licensing fees

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1.  Taxicab license fees.  a. Definitions.  For the purpose of this section:

Taxicab.  The term “taxicab” has the same meaning as defined in section 19-502 of the administrative code of the city of New York.

License fee.  The term “license fee” means the annual license fee for a taxicab license issued by the taxi and limousine commission, as authorized by subdivision b of section 19-504 of the administrative code of the city of New York, as collected by the commission for a two year license period.

b. There shall be a moratorium on annual taxicab license fees. No taxicab license fee due for the years 2019 and 2020 shall be charged pursuant to subdivision b of section 19-504 of the administrative code from the effective date of this local law until May 30, 2020. No provisions of this section shall be interpreted to apply to outstanding taxicab license fees with an original due date prior to the year 2019.

§2. This local law takes effect immediately and is deemed repealed on May 30, 2020.

 

 

 

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1/17/2019 3:00 PM