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Meeting Name: Committee on Sanitation and Solid Waste Management Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 6/27/2019 10:00 AM Minutes status: Draft  
Meeting location: Committee Room - City Hall
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Int 1082-2018 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.  Requiring global positioning systems in certain waste hauling vehicles.IntroductionThis bill would require companies licensed by or registered with the Business Integrity Commission to track location and speed data and report that data to BIC. This bill would also require BIC to report instances of speeding or other traffic violations to the mayor or the city council.   Not available Not available
Int 1083-2018 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.  Fines for unreported employees.IntroductionThis bill would require the Business Integrity Commission to fine companies that have unreported employees a minimum of $5,000 and a maximum of $10,000 for each individual working for the company who is not reported   Not available Not available
Int 1084-2018 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr. Proposed Int. No. 1084-ANumber of employees on trade waste hauling vehicles.IntroductionThis bill would require companies licensed or registered by BIC employ at least three individuals per trade waste hauling vehicle, or the maximum number of individuals that the vehicle has capacity for.   Not available Not available
Int 1573-2019 *Antonio Reynoso  Regulating the trade waste industry.IntroductionThis bill would add enforcement of environmental, safety and health standards to the powers and duties of the business integrity commission. Additionally, it would add violation of law relating to the safety of the general public to the reasons a trade waste license could be suspended.   Not available Not available
Int 1574-2019 *Antonio Reynoso  Establishment of commercial waste zones, and to repeal sections 16-523 and 16-524 of such code, relating to a pilot of special trade waste removal districts.IntroductionThis bill would mandate the establishment of commercial waste zones. The Department of Sanitation would designate commercial waste zones and enter into agreements with private carters to operate in the zones.   Not available Not available
Int 1575-2019 *Antonio Reynoso  Imposition of civil penalties on businesses required to be licensed or registered by the business integrity commission for unsafe driving by persons operating vehicles on behalf of such businesses.IntroductionThis bill would require the Business Integrity Commission (BIC) to impose civil penalties on businesses that BIC licenses or registers when their drivers commit traffic offenses.   Not available Not available
Int 1611-2019 *Ritchie J. Torres  Review by the business integrity commission of certain permittees and applicants for permits and requiring labor unions representing employees of waste transfer stations to register with the business integrity commission.IntroductionThis bill would expand the role of the Business Integrity Commission (BIC) in reviewing waste transfer stations, dumps and fill material operations that are required to get a permit from the Department of Sanitation. These businesses would be required to provide certain information and comply with certain requirements that would enable BIC to assess their good character, honesty and integrity. The Department of Sanitation would use BIC’s assessment in determining whether to grant, renew or revoke permits. In addition, this bill would require labor unions that represent or seek to represent employees of waste transfer stations to register with BIC.   Not available Not available