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File #: Int 1520-2019    Version: * Name: Requiring the dept of finance to report on the parking violations bureau.
Type: Introduction Status: Laid Over in Committee
Committee: Committee on Finance
On agenda: 4/18/2019
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 finance to report on the parking violations bureau
Sponsors: Daniel Dromm
Council Member Sponsors: 1
Summary: This local law would require the Department of Finance to report on the operations of the Parking Violations Bureau, including specific information about number and types of parking violations issued, the Bureau’s efficiency of collection of parking violations penalties, the adjudication efficiency and outcomes.
Indexes: Report Required
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 1520, 2. Int. No. 1520, 3. April 18, 2019 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 4. Committee Report 4/29/19, 5. Hearing Testimony 4/29/19, 6. Hearing Transcript 4/29/19, 7. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 4-18-19, 8. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - April 18, 2019
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4/18/2019*Daniel Dromm City Council Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/18/2019*Daniel Dromm City Council Introduced by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available

Int. No. 1520

 

By Council Member Dromm

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring the department of finance to report on the parking violations bureau

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Chapter 2 of title 19 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 19-216 to read as follows:

§ 19-216 Parking violations bureau reporting. a. Definitions. For purposes of this section, the term “violation code” means the numerical reference assigned by the department to identify which local law, rule or regulation concerning the parking, stopping, or standing of motor vehicles has been violated.

b. On or before September 30 of each year, the department shall submit to the speaker of the council and post on its website a report on the parking violations bureau. Such report shall include, but need not be limited to, the following information with respect to the previous fiscal year:

1. the number of parking violations issued, broken down by violation code;

2. the percentage of parking violations paid within 30 days, paid after more than 30 days but within 60 days, paid after more than 60 days but within 90 days, and unpaid within 90 days;

3. the amount of revenue the department collected on parking violations, broken down by violation code, and by base fine, penalty and interest;

4. the number of hearings held for the adjudication of one or more parking violations, broken down by hearing type;

5. the average number of days a person who has pled not guilty to a parking violation and has requested an in-person hearing waited for the hearing;

6. the average number of days a person who has had a hearing waited for a decision, broken down by hearing type;

7. the number of parking violations dismissed as a result of a hearing, broken down by hearing type and by violation code;

8. the number of parking violation hearing results appealed, broken down by violation code and by hearing type;

9. the number of parking violations dismissed upon appeal, broken down by violation code and by hearing type;

10. for any program of the department that provides for the payment of a reduced fine for parking violations in exchange for a waiver of a right to a hearing:

(a) the number of participants in each such program;

(b) the number of parking violations issued to participants in each such program, broken down by violation code; and

(c) the amount of revenue the department collected on parking violations in each such program, broken down by violation code.

§2. This local law takes effect immediately.

 

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04/12/2019 12:00pm