senate Bill S7018

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to enacting the towing protection enforcement act

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Jan 08, 2020 referred to cities

S7018 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2185
Law Section:
New York City Administrative Code
Laws Affected:
Amd §§19-169.1, 20-499, 20-504, 20-504.1, 20-510 & 20-515, NYC Ad Cd
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A10594
2017-2018: S5996, A5998
2021-2022: S1610, A3380
2023-2024: S3559

S7018 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to enacting the towing protection enforcement act.

S7018 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7018 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7018

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 8, 2020
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. SANDERS -- 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 enacting the towing protection enforcement act

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

  Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known and may  be  cited  as
the "towing protection enforcement act".
  §  2.  Subdivision j of section 19-169.1 of the administrative code of
the city of New York, as amended by local law number 41 of the  city  of
New York for the year 2011, is amended to read as follows:
  j.  (1)  Any  person  who  violates  this section shall be punished as
follows:  for the first violation, a fine of five hundred  dollars;  for
the second violation within a period of twelve months of the date of the
first  violation, a fine of one thousand dollars; and for any additional
violations within a period of twenty-four months of the date of a  first
violation, a fine of [one] TWO thousand dollars.
  (2)  IN  ADDITION TO THE PENALTIES PRESCRIBED BY PARAGRAPH ONE OF THIS
SUBDIVISION,  ANY  PERSON  WHO  KNOWINGLY  OR  WILLFULLY  VIOLATES   THE
PROVISIONS  OF  THIS  SECTION OR SUBDIVISION B OF SECTION 20-515 OF THIS
CODE OR ANY RULES PROMULGATED THEREUNDER SHALL BE GUILTY OF A  MISDEMEA-
NOR  PUNISHABLE  BY A FINE OF NOT LESS THAN FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS OR MORE
THAN THREE THOUSAND DOLLARS, OR BY IMPRISONMENT FOR NOT MORE THAN NINETY
DAYS, OR BY BOTH SUCH FINE AND IMPRISONMENT.
  (3) ANY PERSON WHO KNOWINGLY OR WILLFULLY VIOLATES THE  PROVISIONS  OF
THIS  SECTION  OR  SUBDIVISION  B  OF SECTION 20-515 OF THIS CODE OR ANY
RULES PROMULGATED THEREUNDER WHO HAS BEEN FOUND GUILTY OF A VIOLATION OF
ANY SUCH PROVISIONS OR SUCH RULES TWO TIMES WITHIN A  TWENTY-FOUR  MONTH
PERIOD SHALL BE GUILTY OF A MISDEMEANOR PUNISHABLE BY A FINE OF NOT LESS
THAN  ONE  THOUSAND  DOLLARS  OR  MORE  THAN TEN THOUSAND DOLLARS, OR BY
IMPRISONMENT FOR NOT MORE THAN SIX MONTHS, OR  BY  BOTH  SUCH  FINE  AND
IMPRISONMENT.

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

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