senate Bill S318

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Requires all agencies of the city of New York which issue summons to document violations with photographic evidence when feasible

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2018 committed to rules
Mar 22, 2018 advanced to third reading
Mar 21, 2018 2nd report cal.
Mar 20, 2018 1st report cal.694
Jan 03, 2018 referred to cities
Jan 04, 2017 referred to cities

Votes

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Mar 20, 2018 - Cities committee Vote

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Cities Committee Vote: Mar 20, 2018

S318 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1850
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
New York City Administrative Code
Laws Affected:
Add Title 7 Chap 10 §7-1001, NYC Ad Cd
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S8218
2019-2020: S4832, A2617

S318 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires all agencies of the city of New York which issue summons to document violations with photographic evidence when feasible.

S318 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S318 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                   318

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 4, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. PERALTA -- 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 requiring all city agencies issuing summonses to document
  violations by photographic evidence when possible and practicable

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

  Section  1. Title 7 of the administrative code of the city of New York
is amended by adding a new chapter 10 to read as follows:
                               CHAPTER 10
                       EVIDENCE FOR AGENCY SUMMONS
  § 7-1001 PHOTOGRAPHIC EVIDENCE FOR AGENCY SUMMONS. 1. ALL  CITY  AGEN-
CIES  ISSUING  SUMMONSES THAT ARE SUBJECT TO REVIEW BY ANY ENTITY WITHIN
THE OFFICE OF ADMINISTRATIVE TRIBUNALS AND HEARINGS SHALL REVIEW ALL  OF
THE  VIOLATIONS  FOR  WHICH A SUMMONS MAY BE ISSUED TO DEVELOP A LIST OF
VIOLATIONS THAT CAN BE PROVEN THROUGH THE USE OF PHOTOGRAPHIC EVIDENCE.
  2. FOR ANY VIOLATION APPEARING ON THESE  LISTS,  CITY  AGENCIES  SHALL
DOCUMENT  SUCH  VIOLATIONS BY PHOTOGRAPHIC EVIDENCE TAKEN AT THE TIME OF
THE ISSUANCE OF A SUMMONS. SUCH PHOTOGRAPHIC EVIDENCE MAY BE GATHERED BY
USING A CAMERA, MOBILE PHONE, OR ANY OTHER DEVICE CAPABLE  OF  PRODUCING
AN ELECTRONIC PICTURE FILE.
  3.  WHEN IT IS EITHER IMPRACTICABLE OR IMPOSSIBLE FOR A CITY AGENCY TO
DOCUMENT A VIOLATION APPEARING ON SUCH LISTS AS PRESCRIBED  IN  SUBDIVI-
SION  TWO  OF THIS SECTION, THE ISSUING AGENT OR OFFICER SHALL INCLUDE A
STATEMENT WITHIN THE SUMMONS EXPLAINING  WHY  IT  WAS  IMPRACTICABLE  OR
IMPOSSIBLE TO DO SO.
  4.  PHOTOGRAPHIC  EVIDENCE  SHALL  BE INCLUDED IN SUMMONS FILINGS MADE
AVAILABLE ONLINE AT THE OFFICE OF ADMINISTRATIVE TRIBUNALS AND HEARING'S
WEBSITE, ALLOWING A RESPONDENT TO VIEW THE  PHOTOGRAPHIC  EVIDENCE  THAT
HAS BEEN COLLECTED AGAINST HIM OR HER.

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

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