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File #: Int 1511-2019    Version: * Name: Restricting the parking of mobile homes and trailers near schools and parks.
Type: Introduction Status: Committee
Committee: Committee on Transportation
On agenda: 4/9/2019
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to restricting the parking of mobile homes and trailers near schools and parks
Sponsors: Rafael Salamanca, Jr., Diana Ayala , Andrew Cohen, Mark Gjonaj , Daniel Dromm , Adrienne E. Adams, Francisco P. Moya, Costa G. Constantinides, Robert F. Holden, Ruben Diaz, Sr.
Council Member Sponsors: 10
Summary: This bill would require the Commissioner of the Department of Transportation to create zones surrounding schools and parks where the parking of mobile homes and trailers would be prohibited.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 1511, 2. Int. No. 1511, 3. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 4-9-19, 4. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - April 9, 2019

Int. No. 1511

 

By Council Members Salamanca, Ayala, Cohen, Gjonaj, Dromm, Adams, Moya, Constantinides, Holden and Diaz

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to restricting the parking of mobile homes and trailers near schools and parks

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

                     Section 1. Subchapter 2 of chapter 1 of title 19 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 19-170.1 to read as follows:

§ 19-170.1 Restricted parking for mobile homes and trailers near schools and parks. a. Definitions. As used in this subchapter, the following terms shall have the following meanings:

Mobile home. The term “mobile home” shall have the same meaning as set forth in section 122-c of the vehicle and traffic law or any successor provision.

Trailer. The term “trailer” shall have the same meaning as set forth in section 156 of the vehicle and traffic law or any successor provision.

b. The commissioner shall designate zones on streets that abut a school or park where any person shall be prohibited from parking a mobile home or trailer on a street within such zone, provided that such zones, at no time, shall permit the parking of such mobile home or trailer within 1000 feet of a school or a park.

c. Any mobile home or trailer parked in violation of subdivision b of this section shall be subject to impoundment by the department, the police department or any other authorized agency. The commissioner and the police commissioner shall promulgate  rules and regulations concerning the procedure for the impoundment of mobile homes or trailers.

§ 2. This local law takes effect 90 days after it becomes law.

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LS 9212

1/28/19