|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 06, 2016||referred to cities|
|Jun 25, 2015||committed to rules|
|Apr 27, 2015||advanced to third reading|
|Apr 23, 2015||2nd report cal.|
|Apr 22, 2015||1st report cal.421|
|Mar 19, 2015||referred to cities|
senate Bill S4425
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Cities Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S4425 (ACTIVE) - Details
S4425 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S4425 Revised 04/17/15 TITLE OF BILL: An act to provide for the establishment of a vendor policy commission in cities having a population of two million or more PURPOSE: This bill directs all cities with a population of over 2 million to establish a street vendor policy commission for the purposes of evaluating subjects, including but not limited to: (1) the lifting of caps on street vendor permits; (2) establishing and enforcing a process to rescind licenses of licensees who illegally rent out credentials; (3) establishing pertinent zoning regulations and incentive structures; (4) create a letter grading system for mobile food vendors; (5) implementing a system of fines for minor violations while focusing on serious violations; (6) establishing community spaces where vendors may congregate to sell food without exacerbating congestion; and (7) creating a mediation process whereby street vendors and adjacent businesses can resolve conflicts. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 enumerates persons to be named to requisite street vendor policy commission(s).
S4425 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 4425 2015-2016 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E March 19, 2015 ___________ Introduced by Sen. PERALTA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Cities AN ACT to provide for the establishment of a vendor policy commission in cities having a population of two million or more THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. There shall be established in each city having a population of two million or more a vendor policy commission. Each such commission shall be composed of 9 members, as follows: (a) the commissioner of the city department of small business services, or his or her designee; (b) the director of the city department of city planning, or his or her designee; (c) the commissioner of the city department of transportation, or his or her designee; (d) the commissioner of the city department of health and mental hygiene, or his or her designee; (e) the commissioner of the city department of consumer affairs, or his or her designee; and (f) four members appointed by the mayor, upon the nomination of the speaker of city council, of whom: (1) one shall be a representative of an organization that advocates for or provides services to street vendors in the city, (2) one shall be a representative of a business improvement district in the city, (3) one shall be a representative of an established chamber of commerce in the city, and (4) one shall be a representative of an immigrant advocacy or services organization in the city. S 2. Each vendor policy commission shall, after review, study and receipt of public comment, and concurrence of a majority of its members, EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD10063-01-5
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