New York City Council Header
File #: Int 0311-2010    Version: Name: Requiring notification prior to tree planting.
Type: Introduction Status: Enacted
Committee: Committee on Parks and Recreation
On agenda: 7/29/2010
Enactment date: 12/7/2010 Law number: 2010/063
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring notification prior to tree planting.
Sponsors: James S. Oddo, Maria Del Carmen Arroyo, Erik Martin Dilan, Lewis A. Fidler, Letitia James, Karen Koslowitz, Annabel Palma, Jumaane D. Williams, Charles Barron, James Vacca, Michael C. Nelson, Fernando Cabrera , Melissa Mark-Viverito, Julissa Ferreras-Copeland, Daniel J. Halloran III, Peter A. Koo, Eric A. Ulrich, Robert Jackson, James F. Gennaro, James G. Van Bramer, Mathieu Eugene, Ydanis A. Rodriguez
Council Member Sponsors: 22
Attachments: 1. Int. No. 311 - 7/29/10, 2. Hearing Testimony 10/6/10, 3. Committee Report 10/6/10, 4. Hearing Transcript 10/6/10, 5. Committee Report 11/16/10, 6. Hearing Transcript 11/16/10, 7. Fiscal Impact Statement, 8. Committee Report - Stated Meeting 11/17/10, 9. Fiscal Impact Statement, 10. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 11-17-10, 11. Local Law 63
Date Ver.Prime SponsorAction ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsMultimedia
12/7/2010AJames S. Oddo City Council Recved from Mayor by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/7/2010AJames S. Oddo Mayor Hearing Held by Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/7/2010AJames S. Oddo Mayor Signed Into Law by Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
11/17/2010AJames S. Oddo City Council Approved by CouncilPass Action details Meeting details Not available
11/16/2010*James S. Oddo Committee on Parks and Recreation Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
11/16/2010*James S. Oddo Committee on Parks and Recreation Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Meeting details Not available
11/16/2010*James S. Oddo Committee on Parks and Recreation Amended by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
11/16/2010AJames S. Oddo Committee on Parks and Recreation Approved by CommitteePass Action details Meeting details Not available
10/6/2010*James S. Oddo Committee on Parks and Recreation Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/6/2010*James S. Oddo Committee on Parks and Recreation Laid Over by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
7/29/2010*James S. Oddo City Council Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
7/29/2010*James S. Oddo City Council Introduced by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available

Int. No. 311-A

 

By Council Members Oddo, Arroyo, Dilan, Fidler, James, Koslowitz, Palma, Williams, Barron, Vacca, Nelson, Cabrera, Mark-Viverito, Ferreras, Halloran, Koo, Ulrich, Jackson, Gennaro, Van Bramer, Eugene and Rodriguez

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring notification prior to tree planting.

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

                     

Section 1. Chapter 1 of title 18 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 18-139 to read as follows:

§18-139 Notification prior to planting of trees. Except as provided herein, not less than thirty days prior and not more than one hundred twenty days prior to the commencement of the planting of a tree under the jurisdiction of the department on a sidewalk that is within one hundred feet of any entrance or exit of any school or hospital, the department shall provide written notification of such planting by either facsimile, regular mail, electronic mail or by personal service to the office of the principal or designated representative of such school, or the administrator or designated representative of such hospital.    Notifications pursuant to this section made by regular mail shall be placed into the United States mail not less than forty days prior to the commencement of planting of any such tree.

§2. This local law shall take effect ninety days after its enactment, except that the commissioner of parks and recreation shall take such actions as are necessary for its implementation, including the promulgation of rules, prior to such effective date.

LF

LS #956

11/9/10 10:11 a.m.