File #: Int 0051-2024    Version: Name: Prohibiting vending in bicycle lanes.
Type: Introduction Status: Enacted
Committee: Committee on Consumer and Worker Protection
On agenda: 2/8/2024
Enactment date: 3/29/2024 Law number: 2024/053
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to prohibiting vending in bicycle lanes
Sponsors: Julie Menin, Selvena N. Brooks-Powers, Althea V. Stevens, Crystal Hudson, Farah N. Louis, Lynn C. Schulman, Julie Won, Carlina Rivera , Amanda Farías, Eric Dinowitz
Council Member Sponsors: 10
Summary: This bill would prohibit general vendors and mobile food vendors from vending in bicycle lanes, and it would prohibit vendor-related activity from occupying bicycle lanes.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 51-A, 2. Summary of Int. No. 51, 3. Int. No. 51, 4. Hearing Testimony 12/13/23, 5. Committee Report 1/31/24, 6. Hearing Testimony 1/31/24, 7. Hearing Transcript 1/31/24, 8. February 8, 2024 - Stated Meeting Agenda, 9. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 2-8-24, 10. Proposed Int. No. 51-A - 2/21/24, 11. Committee Report 2/28/24, 12. Hearing Transcript 2/28/24, 13. Committee Report - Stated Meeting 2/28/24, 14. February 28, 2024 - Stated Meeting Agenda, 15. Fiscal Impact Statement, 16. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 2-28-24
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4/1/2024AJulie Menin City Council Returned Unsigned by Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
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2/28/2024*Julie Menin Committee on Consumer and Worker Protection Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/28/2024*Julie Menin Committee on Consumer and Worker Protection Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Meeting details Not available
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2/28/2024AJulie Menin Committee on Consumer and Worker Protection Approved by CommitteePass Action details Meeting details Not available
2/8/2024*Julie Menin City Council Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/8/2024*Julie Menin City Council Introduced by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
1/31/2024*Julie Menin Committee on Consumer and Worker Protection Hearing on P-C Item by Comm  Action details Meeting details Not available
1/31/2024*Julie Menin Committee on Consumer and Worker Protection P-C Item Laid Over by Comm  Action details Meeting details Not available

Int. No. 51-A

 

By Council Members Menin, Brooks-Powers, Stevens, Hudson, Louis, Schulman, Won, Rivera, Farías and Dinowitz

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to prohibiting vending in bicycle lanes

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Section 17-315 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new subdivision g to read as follows:

g. No vending vehicle or pushcart or any other item related to the operation of a food vending business shall be placed within a bicycle lane. For purposes of this section, the term “bicycle lane” means a portion of the roadway that has been marked off or separated for the preferential or exclusive use of bicycles.

§ 2. Section 20-465 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new subdivision h to read as follows:

h. No vending vehicle, pushcart, stand, goods or any other item related to the operation of a vending business shall be placed within a bicycle lane. For purposes of this section, the term “bicycle lane” means a portion of the roadway that has been marked off or separated for the preferential or exclusive use of bicycles.

                     § 3. This local law takes effect 30 days after it becomes law.

 

 

 

 

 

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2/20/24