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File #: Int 0463-1998    Version: * Name: Recycling, Weekly Collections
Type: Introduction Status: Enacted
Committee: Committee on Environmental Protection
On agenda:
Enactment date: 12/22/1998 Law number: 1998/059
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to weekly collection of designated recyclable materials.
Sponsors: Peter F. Vallone, Stanley E. Michels, Herbert E. Berman, Tracy L. Boyland, Adolfo Carrion, Una Clarke, Lucy Cruz, Noach Dear, Stephen DiBrienza, Martin Malave-Dilan, Thomas K. Duane, June M. Eisland, Ronnie M. Eldridge, Pedro G. Espada, Kenneth K. Fisher, Wendell Foster, Kathryn E. Freed, Julia Harrison, Lloyd Henry, Karen Koslowitz, Howard L. Lasher, Guillermo Linares, Margarita Lopez, Helen M. Marshall, Walter L. McCaffrey, Gifford Miller, Jerome X. O'Donovan, Bill Perkins, Mary Pinkett, Morton Povman, Madeline T. Provenzano, Philip Reed, Jose Rivera, Annette M. Robinson, Victor L. Robles, Angel Rodriguez, John D. Sabini, Archie W. Spigner, Lawrence A. Warden, Juanita E. Watkins, Anthony Weiner, Thomas White, Priscilla A. Wooten, Mark Green, Michael J. Abel, Andrew S. Eristoff, Stephen J. Fiala, John Fusco, Martin J. Golden, Alphonse Stabile, Thomas V. Ognibene, (in conjunction with the Mayor)
Council Member Sponsors: 52
Attachments: 1. Local Law 59
Date Ver.Prime SponsorAction ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsMultimedia
12/23/1998*Peter F. Vallone City Council Recved from Mayor by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/22/1998*Peter F. Vallone Mayor Signed Into Law by Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/22/1998*Peter F. Vallone Mayor Hearing Held by Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/9/1998*Peter F. Vallone City Council Sent to Mayor by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/9/1998*Peter F. Vallone City Council Approved by CouncilPass Action details Meeting details Not available
11/24/1998*Peter F. Vallone City Council Laid Over by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
11/19/1998*Peter F. Vallone Legislative Documents Unit Printed Item Laid on Desk  Action details Meeting details Not available
11/19/1998*Peter F. Vallone Committee on Environmental Protection Approved by CommitteePass Action details Meeting details Not available
11/19/1998*Peter F. Vallone Committee on Environmental Protection Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
11/17/1998*Peter F. Vallone City Council Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
11/17/1998*Peter F. Vallone City Council Introduced by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available

Int. No. 463

 

The Speaker (Council Member Vallone), and Council Members Michels, Berman, Boyland, Carrion, Clarke, Cruz, Dear, DiBrienza, Malave-Dilan, Duane, Eisland, Eldridge, Espada, Fisher, Foster, Freed, Harrison, Henry, Koslowitz, Lasher, Linares, Lopez, Marshall, McCaffrey, Miller, O’Donovan, Perkins, Pinkett, Povman, Provenzano, Reed, Rivera, Robinson, Robles, Rodriguez, Sabini, Spigner, Warden, Watkins, Weiner, White, Wooten, the Public Advocate (Mr. Green), Able, Eristoff, Fiala, Fusco, Golden, Stabile and Ognibene (in conjunction with The Mayor).

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to weekly collection of designated recyclable materials.

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

                     Section 1. Title 16 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 16-305.1 to read as follows:

                     § 16-305.1 Weekly collection of designated recyclable materials.

                     a. Weekly collection of designated recyclable materials shall be maintained in all local service delivery districts in which such weekly collection was provided as of October thirty-first, nineteen hundred ninety-eight.

                     b. Weekly collection of designated recyclable materials shall be implemented and maintained, in accordance with the schedule set forth in this subdivision, in all local service delivery districts in which such weekly collection was not provided as of October thirty-first, nineteen hundred ninety-eight:

                     1. one district not receiving weekly collection as of October thirty-first, nineteen hundred ninety-eight shall receive such collection by March thirty-first, nineteen hundred ninety-nine;

                     2. one district not receiving weekly collection as of March thirty-first, nineteen hundred ninety-nine shall receive such collection by April thirtieth, nineteen hundred ninety-nine;

                     3. one district not receiving weekly collection as of April thirtieth, nineteen hundred ninety-nine shall receive such collection by May thirty-first, nineteen hundred ninety-nine;

                     4. eighteen districts not receiving weekly collection as of May thirty-first, nineteen hundred ninety-nine shall receive such collection by June thirtieth, nineteen hundred ninety-nine; and

                     5. twenty districts not receiving weekly collection as of June thirtieth, nineteen hundred ninety-nine shall begin to receive such collection during the period from October thirty-first, nineteen hundred ninety-nine to April fifteenth, two thousand.

                     c. For purposes of this section “designated recyclable materials” shall mean solid waste that has been designated by the commissioner as recyclable pursuant to section 16-305 or section 16-307 of this chapter.

                     d. Nothing in this section shall be construed to require weekly collection of designated recyclable materials in such parts of the city or during such times of the year that such materials are not otherwise collected.

                     § 2. This local law shall take effect immediately.

 

 

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