File #: Int 0369-2004    Version: * Name: DOT to extend the date of the operating authority of certain private bus services.
Type: Introduction Status: Enacted
Committee: Committee on Land Use
On agenda: 5/19/2004
Enactment date: 6/30/2004 Law number: 2004/028
Title: A Local Law to amend the New York city charter, in relation to authorizing the department of transportation to extend the date of the operating authority of certain private bus services.
Sponsors: Melinda R. Katz, Lewis A. Fidler, Allan W. Jennings, Jr., G. Oliver Koppell, Miguel Martinez, Michael C. Nelson, Larry B. Seabrook, David I. Weprin, (by request of the Mayor)
Council Member Sponsors: 9
Attachments: 1. Committee Report, 2. Hearing Transcript 6/8, 3. Hearing Transcript - Land Use - 6/10, 4. Hearing Transcript - Land Use - 6/14, 5. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting, 6. Fiscal Impact Statement, 7. Memo In Support, 8. Local Law
Date Ver.Prime SponsorAction ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsMultimedia
7/1/2004*Melinda R. Katz City Council Recved from Mayor by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
6/30/2004*Melinda R. Katz Mayor Signed Into Law by Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
6/30/2004*Melinda R. Katz Mayor Hearing Held by Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
6/21/2004*Melinda R. Katz City Council Sent to Mayor by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
6/21/2004*Melinda R. Katz City Council Approved by CouncilPass Action details Meeting details Not available
6/14/2004*Melinda R. Katz Committee on Land Use Approved by CommitteePass Action details Meeting details Not available
6/14/2004*Melinda R. Katz Committee on Land Use Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
6/10/2004*Melinda R. Katz Committee on Land Use Laid Over by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
6/10/2004*Melinda R. Katz Committee on Land Use Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
6/8/2004*Melinda R. Katz Subcommittee on Zoning and Franchises Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
6/8/2004*Melinda R. Katz Subcommittee on Zoning and Franchises Approved by SubcommitteePass Action details Meeting details Not available
5/19/2004*Melinda R. Katz City Council Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
5/19/2004*Melinda R. Katz City Council Introduced by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
Int. No. 369
 
By Council Members Katz, Fidler, Jennings, Koppell, Martinez, Nelson, Seabrook and Weprin (by request of the Mayor)
 
 
 
A Local Law to amend the New York city charter, in relation to authorizing the department of transportation to extend the date of the operating authority of certain private bus services.
 
Be it enacted by the Council as follows:
 
Section 1.  Subdivision b of section 378 of the New York city charter, as amended by local law number 71 for the year 2003, is amended to read as follows:
b. Not later than the first day of March, nineteen hundred ninety, the mayor shall designate a single agency as the responsible agency for each type of franchise currently granted by the city. If such an agency intends to continue granting any such type of franchise, the agency shall submit to the council a proposed authorizing resolution for such type of franchise at least two years, or such shorter period as may be approved by the franchise and concession review committee, prior to the earliest expiration date of any existing franchise of that type; provided, however, that such an agency, with the approval of the franchise and concession review committee, may extend to the thirty-first day of December, nineteen hundred ninety-two the expiration date of any franchise which is scheduled to expire prior to that date, if such an extension is necessary in order to provide the agency with adequate time during which to prepare a proposed authorizing resolution for the type of franchise involved; and provided further, that the department of transportation, with the approval of the franchise and concession review committee, may extend the expiration date of the operating authority of any private bus company to a date not later than the thirtieth day of June, two thousand and four; and provided further, that the department of transportation, with the approval of the franchise and concession review committee, may extend the expiration date of the operating authority of any private bus company that does not receive a subsidy from the city to a date not later than the thirtieth day of June, two thousand and seven; and provided further, that the department of transportation, with the approval of the franchise and concession review committee, may extend the expiration date of any franchise to operate and maintain bus shelters to a date not later than the thirty-first day of December, two thousand and four.
ยง2. This local law shall take effect immediately and shall be deemed to have been in full force and effect on and after June 1, 2004.