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File #: Int 1486-2019    Version: * Name: Civil penalty for advertising signs on waterways.
Type: Introduction Status: Committee
Committee: Committee on Housing and Buildings
On agenda: 3/28/2019
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to the civil penalty for advertising signs on waterways
Sponsors: Mark Levine, Justin L. Brannan, Carlina Rivera , Margaret S. Chin, Helen K. Rosenthal, Stephen T. Levin, Keith Powers , Brad S. Lander
Council Member Sponsors: 8
Summary: This bill would increase the civil penalty for displaying advertising signs on waterways. The new penalty would be $100,000.
Indexes: Agency Rule-making Required
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 1486, 2. Int. No. 1486, 3. March 28, 2019 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 4. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 3-28-19, 5. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - March 28, 2019

Int. No. 1486

 

By Council Members Levine, Brannan, Rivera, Chin, Rosenthal, Levin, Powers and Lander

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to the civil penalty for advertising signs on waterways

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Section 28-202.1 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new exception 11 to read as follows:

11. The civil penalty for a violation of section 22-35, 32-663 or 42-551 of the zoning resolution or any other law or rule enforced by the department related to the display of advertising signs on waterways is $100,000, in addition to any separate daily penalty imposed pursuant to item 1 of this section.

§ 2. This local law takes effect 180 days after it becomes law, except that the commissioner of buildings shall take such measures as are necessary for the implementation of this local law, including the promulgation of rules, before such date.

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LS # 9572, 9577

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