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File #: Int 0138-2010    Version: * Name: Requiring towed vehicle storage facilities to provide 24 hour access.
Type: Introduction Status: Filed
Committee: Committee on Transportation
On agenda: 4/14/2010
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend to administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring towed vehicle storage facilities to provide 24 hour access.
Sponsors: Daniel Dromm , Charles Barron, Gale A. Brewer, Leroy G. Comrie, Jr., Elizabeth S. Crowley, Julissa Ferreras-Copeland, Letitia James, G. Oliver Koppell, Brad S. Lander, Michael C. Nelson, Annabel Palma, Diana Reyna, Ydanis A. Rodriguez, Jumaane D. Williams, Daniel J. Halloran III
Council Member Sponsors: 15
Int. No. 138
 
By Council Members Dromm, Barron, Brewer, Comrie, Crowley, Ferreras, James, Koppell, Lander, Nelson, Palma, Reyna, Rodriguez, Williams and Halloran
 
 
A Local Law to amend to administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring towed vehicle storage facilities to provide 24 hour access.
 
 
Be it enacted by the Council as follows:
 
Section 1.  Chapter one of title fourteen of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 14-140.1 to read as follows:
§14-140.1  All storage facilities for towed vehicles operated by the department shall provide twenty-four hour access for redemption of vehicles stored in such facilities.
§2.  Section 20-508 of title 20 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended to read as follows:
§20-508  Storage facilities.  Every licensee which stores vehicles shall do so only on premises which provide twenty-four hour access for redemption of such vehicles and meet such specifications as the commissioner shall establish by regulation for safeguarding property.
§2.  This local law shall take effect sixty days after its enactment into law.
 
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