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File #: Int 2156-2020    Version: * Name: Establishment of a parking permit enforcement unit within the DOT.
Type: Introduction Status: Committee
Committee: Committee on Transportation
On agenda: 11/19/2020
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to the establishment of a parking permit enforcement unit within the department of transportation
Sponsors: Stephen T. Levin, Ben Kallos, Helen K. Rosenthal
Council Member Sponsors: 3
Summary: This bill would require the Department of Transportation to create a parking permit enforcement unit that would be dedicated to the enforcement of laws and rules relating to misuse of city-issued parking permits.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 2156, 2. Int. No. 2156, 3. November 19, 2020 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 4. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 11-19-20, 5. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - November 19, 2020

Int. No. 2156

 

By Council Members Levin, Kallos and Rosenthal

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to the establishment of a parking permit enforcement unit within the department of transportation

 

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 19-175.8 to read as follows:

§ 19-175.8 Parking permit enforcement unit. a. The department shall establish a parking permit enforcement unit, which shall consist of enforcement agents who are specially trained in local laws and rules related to improper use of city-issued parking permits. Such unit shall have the power and duty to:

1. Enforce all local laws and rules related to improper use of a parking permit;

2. Investigate complaints alleging improper use of a parking permit submitted to the 311 citizen center; and

3. Engage in such other activities related to enforcement of local laws and rules related to improper use of a parking permit, or related to improving compliance with such laws and rules.

b. The parking permit enforcement unit shall be fully operational on or before the date six months following the effective date of the local law that added this section and shall commence enforcement activities on or before such date. The department may promulgate such rules as it deems necessary to implement the provisions of this section.

§ 2. This local law takes effect immediately.

 

 

 

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