File #: Int 0738-2024    Version: * Name: Requiring third-party food delivery services that solicit gratuities to do so before or at the same time an online order is placed
Type: Introduction Status: Laid Over in Committee
Committee: Committee on Consumer and Worker Protection
On agenda: 4/11/2024
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring third-party food delivery services that solicit gratuities to do so before or at the same time an online order is placed
Sponsors: Shaun Abreu, Jennifer Gutiérrez, Julie Menin, Lincoln Restler, Sandy Nurse, Christopher Marte, Shahana K. Hanif, Crystal Hudson, Oswald Feliz, Shekar Krishnan, Amanda Farías, Alexa Avilés, Mercedes Narcisse, Chris Banks, Yusef Salaam, Carlina Rivera , Nantasha M. Williams, Gale A. Brewer, Diana I. Ayala, Tiffany Cabán
Council Member Sponsors: 20
Summary: This bill would require third-party food delivery services that solicit gratuities for food delivery workers to conspicuously solicit gratuities before or at the same time an online order is placed.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 738, 2. Int. No. 738, 3. April 11, 2024 - Stated Meeting Agenda, 4. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 4-11-24, 5. Committee Report 6/21/24, 6. Hearing Testimony 6/21/24, 7. Hearing Transcript 6/21/24

Int. No. 738

 

By Council Members Abreu, Gutiérrez, Menin, Restler, Nurse, Marte, Hanif, Hudson, Feliz, Krishnan, Farías, Avilés, Narcisse, Banks, Salaam, Rivera, Williams, Brewer, Ayala and Cabán

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring third-party food delivery services that solicit gratuities to do so before or at the same time an online order is placed

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Subdivision b of section of 20-563.2 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new paragraph 4 to read as follows:

4. Any third-party food delivery service that solicits a gratuity for a food delivery worker hired, retained or engaged by such third-party food delivery service from a customer in connection with an online order shall solicit the gratuity in a conspicuous manner before or at the same time the online order is placed.

§ 2. This local law takes effect 90 days after it becomes law.

 

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LS #15382/15384

3/13/2024 4:32 PM