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File #: Int 0028-2006    Version: Name: Regulation of receptacles for removal of waste material.
Type: Introduction Status: Enacted
Committee: Committee on Sanitation and Solid Waste Management
On agenda: 2/1/2006
Enactment date: 5/11/2006 Law number: 2006/006
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the City of New York, in relation to the regulation of receptacles for removal of waste material.
Sponsors: Michael E. McMahon, Leroy G. Comrie, Jr., Lewis A. Fidler, Vincent J. Gentile, Letitia James, G. Oliver Koppell, John C. Liu, Miguel Martinez, Domenic M. Recchia, Jr., David I. Weprin, James F. Gennaro, Maria Del Carmen Arroyo, Simcha Felder, Sara M. Gonzalez, Michael C. Nelson, Andrew J. Lanza, James S. Oddo
Council Member Sponsors: 17
Attachments: 1. Int. No. 28 - 2/1/06, 2. Committee Report 2/27/06, 3. Hearing Transcript 2/27/06, 4. Committee Report 4/10/06, 5. Hearing Transcript 4/10/06, 6. Fiscal Impact Statement, 7. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 4/26/06, 8. Local Law
Date Ver.Prime SponsorAction ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsMultimedia
5/15/2006AMichael E. McMahon City Council Recved from Mayor by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
5/11/2006AMichael E. McMahon Mayor Signed Into Law by Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
5/11/2006AMichael E. McMahon Mayor Hearing Held by Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/26/2006AMichael E. McMahon City Council Sent to Mayor by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/26/2006AMichael E. McMahon City Council Approved by CouncilPass Action details Meeting details Not available
4/10/2006*Michael E. McMahon Committee on Sanitation and Solid Waste Management Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/10/2006*Michael E. McMahon Committee on Sanitation and Solid Waste Management Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/10/2006*Michael E. McMahon Committee on Sanitation and Solid Waste Management Amended by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/10/2006AMichael E. McMahon Committee on Sanitation and Solid Waste Management Approved by CommitteePass Action details Meeting details Not available
2/27/2006*Michael E. McMahon Committee on Sanitation and Solid Waste Management Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/27/2006*Michael E. McMahon Committee on Sanitation and Solid Waste Management Laid Over by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/1/2006*Michael E. McMahon City Council Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/1/2006*Michael E. McMahon City Council Introduced by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
Int. No. 28-A
 
By Council Members McMahon, Comrie, Fidler, Gentile, James, Koppell, Liu, Martinez, Recchia Jr., Weprin, Gennaro, Arroyo, Felder, Gonzalez, Nelson, Lanza and Oddo.
 
 
A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the City of New York, in relation to the regulation of receptacles for removal of waste material.
 
 
Be it enacted by the Council as follows:
 
         Section one.  Subdivision c of section 16-120 of the administrative code of the city of New York is hereby amended to read as follows:
         c.        Incinerator, residue, ashes, refuse and liquid waste shall be stored in the building or dwelling or at the rear of the building or dwelling as may be required by the department of health or the department of housing preservation and development until time for removal and kept in tightly covered metal receptacles or containers made of other materials of a type and grade acceptable to the department of sanitation, department of health, and the department of housing preservation and development. After the contents have been removed by the department of sanitation or other collection agency any receptacles remaining shall [immediately] be removed from the front of the building or dwelling before 9:00 p.m. on the day of collection, or if such collection occurs after 4:00 p.m., then before 9:00 a.m. on the day following collection.  The receptacles shall at all times be kept covered or closed and kept in a manner satisfactory to the department of sanitation, the department of health, and in the case of residential premises, the department of housing preservation and development.  No receptacles, refuse, incinerator residue or ashes, or liquid waste shall be kept so as to create a nuisance.  Yard sweepings, hedge cuttings, grass, leaves, earth, stone or bricks shall not be mixed with household wastes.
         ยง2.       This local law shall take effect immediately.