|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 03, 2018||referred to transportation|
|Dec 01, 2017||referred to rules|
senate Bill S6962
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Transportation Committee
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S6962 (ACTIVE) - Details
S6962 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S6962 SPONSOR: ADDABBO TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to offsetting publicly available parking spaces replaced by designated bus lanes or removed by capital projects in the city of New York and requiring a public hearing to be held prior to eliminating such parking spaces PURPOSE: To alleviate the lack of parking spaces utilized to access businesses along Woodhaven Boulevard in Queens that have been reduced or eliminated due to the creation of SBS bus lanes. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 Amends Section 1111-C of the Vehicle and Traffic Law to add a new subdivision (M) to require the City of New York to dedicate an equal quantity of publicly available commercial or residential parking sports within a one block radius for each parking spot that is eliminated or
S6962 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6962 2017-2018 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E December 1, 2017 ___________ Introduced by Sen. ADDABBO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to offsetting publicly available parking spaces replaced by designated bus lanes or removed by capital projects in the city of New York and requiring a public hearing to be held prior to eliminating such parking spaces THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 1111-c of the vehicle and traffic law is amended by adding a new subdivision (m) to read as follows: (M) 1. THE CITY OF NEW YORK SHALL OFFSET EACH PUBLICLY AVAILABLE COMMERCIAL OR RESIDENTIAL PARKING SPACE REPLACED BY A DESIGNATED BUS LANE IN ANY BUS RAPID TRANSIT PROGRAM ROUTE IMPLEMENTED AFTER NOVEMBER FIRST, TWO THOUSAND SEVENTEEN BY DEDICATING AN EQUAL QUANTITY OF PUBLIC- LY AVAILABLE COMMERCIAL OR RESIDENTIAL PARKING SPACES WITHIN A ONE BLOCK RADIUS FOR EACH PARKING SPACE THAT IS ELIMINATED OR REMOVED. 2. PRIOR TO ELIMINATING OR REMOVING ANY PUBLICLY AVAILABLE COMMERCIAL OR RESIDENTIAL PARKING SPACE, THE CITY OF NEW YORK SHALL CONVENE NO LESS THAN ONE PUBLIC HEARING WITHIN THE BOUNDS OF THE COMMUNITY BOARD AFFECTED NO LESS THAN THIRTY DAYS PRIOR TO SUCH DETERMINATION TO CONSID- ER ALTERNATIVE PARKING REPLACEMENTS. THE CITY OF NEW YORK SHALL PROVIDE A MINIMUM OF FOURTEEN DAYS' NOTICE BEFORE EACH HEARING, PLACING NOTICE IN A PROMINENT LOCATION ON THE PUBLIC WEBSITE OF THE AGENCY WITH PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITY FOR MANAGING THE PROJECT. § 2. Paragraph 2 of subdivision (a) of section 1642 of the vehicle and traffic law is amended to read as follows: 2. (I) Parking, standing, stopping and backing of vehicles; PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT ANY CITY HAVING A POPULATION OF ONE MILLION OR MORE SHALL DEDICATE AN EQUAL QUANTITY OF PUBLICLY AVAILABLE COMMERCIAL OR RESIDEN- TIAL PARKING SPACES FOR EACH PARKING SPACE ELIMINATED OR REMOVED BY A CAPITAL PROJECT INITIATED AFTER NOVEMBER FIRST, TWO THOUSAND SEVENTEEN. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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