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Meeting Name: Committee on For-Hire Vehicles (inactive) Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 1/28/2019 10:00 AM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: Council Chambers - City Hall
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Int 0967-2018 *Andy L. King  Panic buttons for drivers of taxicabs, street hail liveries and for-hire vehicles.IntroductionThis bill would require taxis, street hail liveries and for-hire vehicles to have panic buttons within reach of the driver to notify the Police Department when the driver is in distress.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0967-2018 *Andy L. King  Panic buttons for drivers of taxicabs, street hail liveries and for-hire vehicles.IntroductionThis bill would require taxis, street hail liveries and for-hire vehicles to have panic buttons within reach of the driver to notify the Police Department when the driver is in distress.Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1302-2018 *Ruben Diaz, Sr.  Establishing a minimum base rate for trips dispatched by high-volume for-hire services in the congestion zone.IntroductionThis bill would require the Taxi and Limousine Commission to establish a minimum base rate that must be charged for a trip dispatched by any high-volume for-hire service that begins, ends, or passes through the congestion zone. The minimum base rate must be no less than the initial unit charge for a taxi and any required taxes, fees or surcharges.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1302-2018 *Ruben Diaz, Sr.  Establishing a minimum base rate for trips dispatched by high-volume for-hire services in the congestion zone.IntroductionThis bill would require the Taxi and Limousine Commission to establish a minimum base rate that must be charged for a trip dispatched by any high-volume for-hire service that begins, ends, or passes through the congestion zone. The minimum base rate must be no less than the initial unit charge for a taxi and any required taxes, fees or surcharges.Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1319-2019 *Laurie A. Cumbo  Distress signals for passengers in taxicabs, street hail liveries, and for-hire vehicles.IntroductionThe bill would require all taxicabs, HAIL vehicles, liveries, black cars, and luxury limousines to have a panic button installed that would allow a passenger to send a distress signal to law enforcement.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1319-2019 *Laurie A. Cumbo  Distress signals for passengers in taxicabs, street hail liveries, and for-hire vehicles.IntroductionThe bill would require all taxicabs, HAIL vehicles, liveries, black cars, and luxury limousines to have a panic button installed that would allow a passenger to send a distress signal to law enforcement.Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available