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File #: Int 2247-2021    Version: * Name: Adding two commissioners to the New York city taxi and limousine commission board.
Type: Introduction Status: Committee
Committee: Committee on Transportation
On agenda: 3/25/2021
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the New York city charter, in relation to adding two commissioners to the New York city taxi and limousine commission board
Sponsors: Fernando Cabrera , Brad S. Lander, Kalman Yeger , Farah N. Louis
Council Member Sponsors: 4
Summary: This bill would increase the size of the Taxi and Limousine Commission (TLC) board from nine to eleven commissioners. The two additional commissioners would be required to hold a valid TLC driver license and would be appointed by the Mayor, with the advice and consent of the Council.
Indexes: Other Appointment Required
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 2247, 2. Int. No. 2247, 3. March 25, 2021 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 4. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 3-25-21

Int. No. 2247

 

By Council Members Cabrera, Lander, Yeger and Louis

 

A Local Law to amend the New York city charter, in relation to adding two commissioners to the New York city taxi and limousine commission board

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Subdivision a of section 2301 of the New York city charter, as added by local law number 12 for the year 1971, is amended to read as follows:

a. The commission shall consist of [nine] 11 members to be appointed by the mayor with the advice and consent of the city council; at least two of said members shall hold a valid driver license issued by the commission; five of said members, one resident from each of the five boroughs of New York city, shall be recommended for appointment by a majority vote of the [councilmen] council members of the respective borough. 

§ 2. This local law takes effect 120 days after it becomes law.

 

 

 

 

 

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LS # 3536/12907

1/20/21