senate Bill S419B

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Provides that bicycle operators and the businesses working as an independent contractor with such operators shall be liable for such operator's violation of the law regarding use of a bicycle

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 02, 2012 print number 419d
amend and recommit to cities
Jan 04, 2012 referred to cities
Jun 24, 2011 committed to rules
Jun 14, 2011 advanced to third reading
Jun 13, 2011 2nd report cal.
amended 419c
Jun 07, 2011 1st report cal.1128
May 18, 2011 print number 419b
amend and recommit to cities
Apr 08, 2011 print number 419a
amend and recommit to cities
Mar 18, 2011 notice of committee consideration - requested
Jan 05, 2011 referred to cities

Co-Sponsors

S419 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
New York City Administrative Code
Laws Affected:
Amd §10-157, NYC Ad Cd
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S4528A

S419 - Summary

Provides that bicycle operators and the businesses affiliated with such operators shall be liable for such operator's failure to carry an identification card or certain other violations regarding the use of a bicycle for commercial purposes; changes violations for the failure to carry an identification card or certain other violation procedures and fines by a commercial bicycle operator; directs that certain violations relating to bicycles used for commercial purposes shall be tried before the environmental control board of the city of New York.

S419 - Sponsor Memo

S419 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                   419

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. KRUEGER, SQUADRON -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Cities

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  administrative code of the city of New York, in
  relation to the use of bicycles for commercial purposes

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  Section  10-157 of the administrative code of the city of
New York, subdivisions e and f as added and  subdivisions  g  and  h  as
amended by local law number 9 of the city of New York for the year 2007,
is amended to read as follows:
  S 10-157 Bicycles used for commercial purposes. a. Every person, firm,
partnership,  joint venture, association or corporation which engages in
the course of its business, either on behalf of  itself  or  others,  in
delivering  packages, parcels, papers or articles of any type by bicycle
shall provide identification of the business by requiring every  bicycle
or bicycle operator to be identified by:
  (1)  affixing  to the rear of each bicycle, bicycle seat or both sides
of the delivery basket, a  metal,  plastic  or  other  sign  of  a  type
approved by the police commissioner, with the name of the business and a
three  digit identification number which identifies the bicycle operator
in lettering and numerals so as to be plainly readable at a distance  of
not  less  than ten feet and maintaining same in good condition thereon;
and
  (2) by requiring each bicycle operator to  wear  a  jacket,  vest,  or
other  wearing  apparel  on  the  upper part of the cyclist's body while
making deliveries, or otherwise riding a bicycle on behalf of the  busi-
ness, the back of which shall indicate the business name and the bicycle
operator's individual identification number in lettering and numerals so
as to be plainly readable at a distance of not less than ten feet.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00693-01-1

Co-Sponsors

S419A - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
New York City Administrative Code
Laws Affected:
Amd §10-157, NYC Ad Cd
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S4528A

S419A - Summary

Provides that bicycle operators and the businesses affiliated with such operators shall be liable for such operator's failure to carry an identification card or certain other violations regarding the use of a bicycle for commercial purposes; changes violations for the failure to carry an identification card or certain other violation procedures and fines by a commercial bicycle operator; directs that certain violations relating to bicycles used for commercial purposes shall be tried before the environmental control board of the city of New York.

S419A - Sponsor Memo

S419A - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 419--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. KRUEGER, SQUADRON -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Cities -- commit-
  tee  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recom-
  mitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the administrative code of the  city  of  New  York,  in
  relation to the use of bicycles for commercial purposes

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Section 10-157 of the administrative code of  the  city  of
New  York,  subdivisions  e  and  f as added and subdivisions g and h as
amended by local law number 9 of the city of New York for the year 2007,
is amended to read as follows:
  S 10-157 Bicycles used for commercial purposes. a. Every person, firm,
partnership, joint venture, association or corporation which engages  in
the  course  of  its  business, either on behalf of itself or others, in
delivering packages, parcels, papers or articles of any type by  bicycle
shall  provide identification of the business by requiring every bicycle
or bicycle operator to be identified by:
  (1) affixing to the rear of each bicycle, bicycle seat or  both  sides
of  the  delivery  basket,  a  metal,  plastic  or  other sign of a type
approved by the police commissioner, with the name of the business and a
three digit identification number which identifies the bicycle  operator
in  lettering and numerals so as to be plainly readable at a distance of
not less than ten feet and maintaining same in good  condition  thereon;
and
  (2)  by  requiring  each  bicycle  operator to wear a jacket, vest, or
other wearing apparel on the upper part  of  the  cyclist's  body  while
making  deliveries, or otherwise riding a bicycle on behalf of the busi-
ness, the back of which shall indicate the business name and the bicycle

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00693-02-1

Co-Sponsors

S419B - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
New York City Administrative Code
Laws Affected:
Amd §10-157, NYC Ad Cd
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S4528A

S419B - Summary

Provides that bicycle operators and the businesses affiliated with such operators shall be liable for such operator's failure to carry an identification card or certain other violations regarding the use of a bicycle for commercial purposes; changes violations for the failure to carry an identification card or certain other violation procedures and fines by a commercial bicycle operator; directs that certain violations relating to bicycles used for commercial purposes shall be tried before the environmental control board of the city of New York.

S419B - Sponsor Memo

S419B - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 419--B

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. KRUEGER, SQUADRON -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Cities -- commit-
  tee  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recom-
  mitted to  said  committee  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,
  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  administrative code of the city of New York, in
  relation to the use of bicycles for commercial purposes

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  Section  10-157 of the administrative code of the city of
New York, subdivisions e and f as added and  subdivisions  g  and  h  as
amended by local law number 9 of the city of New York for the year 2007,
is amended to read as follows:
  S  10-157  Bicycles  used  for commercial purposes. a. [Every] FOR THE
PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, THE  TERM  "BUSINESSES  USING  A  BICYCLE  FOR
COMMERCIAL  PURPOSES"  SHALL  MEAN  A  person,  firm, partnership, joint
venture, association [or], corporation OR ENTITY which  engages  in  the
course  of its business, either on behalf of itself or others, in deliv-
ering packages, parcels, papers or articles of any type  by  bicycle.  A
BUSINESS USING A BICYCLE FOR COMMERCIAL PURPOSES shall provide identifi-
cation  of  [the]  SUCH  business  by requiring every bicycle or bicycle
operator to be identified by:
  (1) affixing to the rear of each bicycle, bicycle seat or  both  sides
of the delivery basket, a metal plastic or other sign of a type approved
by  the  police commissioner, with the name of [the] SUCH business and a
three digit identification number which identifies the bicycle  operator
in  lettering and numerals so as to be plainly readable at a distance of
not less than ten feet and maintaining same in good  condition  thereon;
and

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00693-06-1

Co-Sponsors

S419C - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
New York City Administrative Code
Laws Affected:
Amd §10-157, NYC Ad Cd
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S4528A

S419C - Summary

Provides that bicycle operators and the businesses affiliated with such operators shall be liable for such operator's failure to carry an identification card or certain other violations regarding the use of a bicycle for commercial purposes; changes violations for the failure to carry an identification card or certain other violation procedures and fines by a commercial bicycle operator; directs that certain violations relating to bicycles used for commercial purposes shall be tried before the environmental control board of the city of New York.

S419C - Sponsor Memo

S419C - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 419--C
    Cal. No. 1128

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. KRUEGER, SQUADRON -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Cities -- commit-
  tee  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recom-
  mitted to  said  committee  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,
  ordered  reprinted  as  amended  and  recommitted to said committee --
  reported favorably from  said  committee,  ordered  to  first  report,
  amended  on  first  report,  ordered  to  a  second report and ordered
  reprinted, retaining its place in the order of second report

AN ACT to amend the administrative code of the  city  of  New  York,  in
  relation to the use of bicycles for commercial purposes

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Section 10-157 of the administrative code of  the  city  of
New  York,  subdivisions  e  and  f as added and subdivisions g and h as
amended by local law number 9 of the city of New York for the year 2007,
is amended to read as follows:
  S 10-157 Bicycles used for commercial purposes.  a.  [Every]  FOR  THE
PURPOSES  OF  THIS  SECTION,  THE  TERM  "BUSINESSES USING A BICYCLE FOR
COMMERCIAL PURPOSES" SHALL  MEAN  A  person,  firm,  partnership,  joint
venture,  association  [or],  corporation OR ENTITY which engages in the
course of its business, either on behalf of itself or others, in  deliv-
ering  packages,  parcels,  papers or articles of any type by bicycle. A
BUSINESS USING A BICYCLE FOR COMMERCIAL PURPOSES shall provide identifi-
cation of [the] SUCH business by  requiring  every  bicycle  or  bicycle
operator to be identified by:
  (1)  affixing  to the rear of each bicycle, bicycle seat or both sides
of the delivery basket, a metal plastic or other sign of a type approved
by the police commissioner, with the name of [the] SUCH business  and  a
three  digit identification number which identifies the bicycle operator
in lettering and numerals so as to be plainly readable at a distance  of

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

Co-Sponsors

S419D (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
New York City Administrative Code
Laws Affected:
Amd §10-157, NYC Ad Cd
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S4528A

S419D (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides that bicycle operators and the businesses affiliated with such operators shall be liable for such operator's failure to carry an identification card or certain other violations regarding the use of a bicycle for commercial purposes; changes violations for the failure to carry an identification card or certain other violation procedures and fines by a commercial bicycle operator; directs that certain violations relating to bicycles used for commercial purposes shall be tried before the environmental control board of the city of New York.

S419D (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S419D (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 419--D

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. KRUEGER, SQUADRON -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Cities -- commit-
  tee  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recom-
  mitted to  said  committee  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,
  ordered  reprinted  as  amended  and  recommitted to said committee --
  reported favorably from  said  committee,  ordered  to  first  report,
  amended  on  first  report,  ordered  to  a  second report and ordered
  reprinted, retaining its place in the order of second report -- recom-
  mitted to the Committee on Cities in accordance with  Senate  Rule  6,
  sec.  8  --  committee  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the administrative code of the  city  of  New  York,  in
  relation to the use of bicycles for commercial purposes

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Section 10-157 of the administrative code of  the  city  of
New  York,  subdivisions  e  and  f as added and subdivisions g and h as
amended by local law number 9 of the city of New York for the year 2007,
is amended to read as follows:
  S 10-157 Bicycles used for commercial purposes.  a.  [Every]  FOR  THE
PURPOSES  OF  THIS  SECTION,  THE  TERM  "BUSINESSES USING A BICYCLE FOR
COMMERCIAL PURPOSES" SHALL  MEAN  A  person,  firm,  partnership,  joint
venture,  association  [or],  corporation OR OTHER BUSINESS ENTITY which
engages in the course of its business, either on  behalf  of  itself  or
others,  in  delivering  packages, parcels, papers, FOOD, or articles of
any type by bicycle. A BUSINESS USING A BICYCLE FOR COMMERCIAL  PURPOSES
shall  provide  identification of [the] SUCH business by requiring every
bicycle or bicycle operator to be identified by:
  (1) affixing to the rear of each bicycle, bicycle seat or  both  sides
of  the  delivery  basket,  a  metal,  plastic  or  other sign of a type

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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