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Meeting Name: Committee on For-Hire Vehicles Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 11/13/2018 11:00 AM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: 250 Broadway - Committee Rm, 16th Fl.
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Int 0304-2018 *Ydanis A. Rodriguez Proposed Int. No. 304-ACreate a task force to study the sale prices of taxicab medallions.IntroductionThe bill would establish a task force to study the sale prices of taxicab medallions. The task force would review sale prices of taxicab medallions and their impact on the City’s budget, then recommend changes to laws, rules, regulations, and policies related to medallions. The task force’s recommendations would be due to the Mayor and Council within six months.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0304-2018 *Ydanis A. Rodriguez  Create a task force to study the sale prices of taxicab medallions.IntroductionThe bill would establish a task force to study the sale prices of taxicab medallions. The task force would review sale prices of taxicab medallions and their impact on the City’s budget, then recommend changes to laws, rules, regulations, and policies related to medallions. The task force’s recommendations would be due to the Mayor and Council within six months.Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Not available
Int 0304-2018 *Ydanis A. Rodriguez  Create a task force to study the sale prices of taxicab medallions.IntroductionThe bill would establish a task force to study the sale prices of taxicab medallions. The task force would review sale prices of taxicab medallions and their impact on the City’s budget, then recommend changes to laws, rules, regulations, and policies related to medallions. The task force’s recommendations would be due to the Mayor and Council within six months.Amended by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0304-2018 AYdanis A. Rodriguez  Create a task force to study the sale prices of taxicab medallions.IntroductionThe bill would establish a task force to study the sale prices of taxicab medallions. The task force would review sale prices of taxicab medallions and their impact on the City’s budget, then recommend changes to laws, rules, regulations, and policies related to medallions. The task force’s recommendations would be due to the Mayor and Council within six months.Approved by CommitteePass Action details Not available
Int 1062-2018 *Barry S. Grodenchik Proposed Int. No. 1062-ARisk of loss on payments for trips dispatched by high-volume for-hire services.IntroductionThis bill would require drivers for high-volume for-hire services to be paid the full amount for a trip regardless of whether the payment transaction fails, unless the driver’s account is associated with fraudulent activity. The bill would impose a civil penalty of not less than $250 and up to $500 for each violation.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1062-2018 *Barry S. Grodenchik  Risk of loss on payments for trips dispatched by high-volume for-hire services.IntroductionThis bill would require drivers for high-volume for-hire services to be paid the full amount for a trip regardless of whether the payment transaction fails, unless the driver’s account is associated with fraudulent activity. The bill would impose a civil penalty of not less than $250 and up to $500 for each violation.Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Not available
Int 1062-2018 *Barry S. Grodenchik  Risk of loss on payments for trips dispatched by high-volume for-hire services.IntroductionThis bill would require drivers for high-volume for-hire services to be paid the full amount for a trip regardless of whether the payment transaction fails, unless the driver’s account is associated with fraudulent activity. The bill would impose a civil penalty of not less than $250 and up to $500 for each violation.Amended by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1062-2018 ABarry S. Grodenchik  Risk of loss on payments for trips dispatched by high-volume for-hire services.IntroductionThis bill would require drivers for high-volume for-hire services to be paid the full amount for a trip regardless of whether the payment transaction fails, unless the driver’s account is associated with fraudulent activity. The bill would impose a civil penalty of not less than $250 and up to $500 for each violation.Approved by CommitteePass Action details Not available
Int 1068-2018 *Stephen T. Levin Proposed Int. No. 1068-AFinancial education for persons considering purchases or leases of for-hire vehicles or taxicab licenses.IntroductionThis bill would require the Taxi and Limousine Commission to engage in financial education and outreach for taxi and for-hire vehicle drivers concerning financial arrangements relating to taxi medallions and for-hire vehicles.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1068-2018 *Stephen T. Levin  Financial education for persons considering purchases or leases of for-hire vehicles or taxicab licenses.IntroductionThis bill would require the Taxi and Limousine Commission to engage in financial education and outreach for taxi and for-hire vehicle drivers concerning financial arrangements relating to taxi medallions and for-hire vehicles.Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Not available
Int 1068-2018 *Stephen T. Levin  Financial education for persons considering purchases or leases of for-hire vehicles or taxicab licenses.IntroductionThis bill would require the Taxi and Limousine Commission to engage in financial education and outreach for taxi and for-hire vehicle drivers concerning financial arrangements relating to taxi medallions and for-hire vehicles.Amended by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1068-2018 AStephen T. Levin  Financial education for persons considering purchases or leases of for-hire vehicles or taxicab licenses.IntroductionThis bill would require the Taxi and Limousine Commission to engage in financial education and outreach for taxi and for-hire vehicle drivers concerning financial arrangements relating to taxi medallions and for-hire vehicles.Approved by CommitteePass Action details Not available
Int 1079-2018 *Donovan J. Richards Proposed Int. No. 1079-ACreating an office of inclusion within the NYC taxi and limousine commission.IntroductionThis bill would establish an Office of Inclusion within the New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission. The Office would be responsible for promoting diversity, inclusion and cultural sensitivity in the taxi and for-hire vehicle industries, and for raising awareness about issues surrounding service refusal.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1079-2018 *Donovan J. Richards  Creating an office of inclusion within the NYC taxi and limousine commission.IntroductionThis bill would establish an Office of Inclusion within the New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission. The Office would be responsible for promoting diversity, inclusion and cultural sensitivity in the taxi and for-hire vehicle industries, and for raising awareness about issues surrounding service refusal.Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Not available
Int 1079-2018 *Donovan J. Richards  Creating an office of inclusion within the NYC taxi and limousine commission.IntroductionThis bill would establish an Office of Inclusion within the New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission. The Office would be responsible for promoting diversity, inclusion and cultural sensitivity in the taxi and for-hire vehicle industries, and for raising awareness about issues surrounding service refusal.Amended by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1079-2018 ADonovan J. Richards  Creating an office of inclusion within the NYC taxi and limousine commission.IntroductionThis bill would establish an Office of Inclusion within the New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission. The Office would be responsible for promoting diversity, inclusion and cultural sensitivity in the taxi and for-hire vehicle industries, and for raising awareness about issues surrounding service refusal.Approved by CommitteePass Action details Not available
Int 1081-2018 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr. Proposed Int. No. 1081-ADriver assistance centers.IntroductionThis bill would require the Taxi and Limousine Commission (“TLC”) to provide TLC-licensed drivers assistance including financial counseling, mental health counseling and referrals to non-profit organizations for additional assistance.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1081-2018 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.  Driver assistance centers.IntroductionThis bill would require the Taxi and Limousine Commission (“TLC”) to provide TLC-licensed drivers assistance including financial counseling, mental health counseling and referrals to non-profit organizations for additional assistance.Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Not available
Int 1081-2018 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.  Driver assistance centers.IntroductionThis bill would require the Taxi and Limousine Commission (“TLC”) to provide TLC-licensed drivers assistance including financial counseling, mental health counseling and referrals to non-profit organizations for additional assistance.Amended by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1081-2018 ARafael Salamanca, Jr.  Driver assistance centers.IntroductionThis bill would require the Taxi and Limousine Commission (“TLC”) to provide TLC-licensed drivers assistance including financial counseling, mental health counseling and referrals to non-profit organizations for additional assistance.Approved by CommitteePass Action details Not available
Int 1096-2018 *Ruben Diaz, Sr. Proposed Int. No. 1096-ADeductions from certain for-hire driver earnings.IntroductionThis bill would require applicants for a license to provide high-volume for-hire service in the City to affirm that the applicant will not make automatic deductions from driver earnings to make payments for the rental, lease or purchase of a for-hire vehicle, unless the automatic deduction is optional and has been chosen by the driver.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1096-2018 *Ruben Diaz, Sr.  Deductions from certain for-hire driver earnings.IntroductionThis bill would require applicants for a license to provide high-volume for-hire service in the City to affirm that the applicant will not make automatic deductions from driver earnings to make payments for the rental, lease or purchase of a for-hire vehicle, unless the automatic deduction is optional and has been chosen by the driver.Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Not available
Int 1096-2018 *Ruben Diaz, Sr.  Deductions from certain for-hire driver earnings.IntroductionThis bill would require applicants for a license to provide high-volume for-hire service in the City to affirm that the applicant will not make automatic deductions from driver earnings to make payments for the rental, lease or purchase of a for-hire vehicle, unless the automatic deduction is optional and has been chosen by the driver.Amended by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1096-2018 ARuben Diaz, Sr.  Deductions from certain for-hire driver earnings.IntroductionThis bill would require applicants for a license to provide high-volume for-hire service in the City to affirm that the applicant will not make automatic deductions from driver earnings to make payments for the rental, lease or purchase of a for-hire vehicle, unless the automatic deduction is optional and has been chosen by the driver.Approved by CommitteePass Action details Not available