|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 24, 2019||referred to cities|
assembly Bill A2617
Current Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
A2617 (ACTIVE) - Details
A2617 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 2617 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y January 24, 2019 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. BARNWELL -- read once and referred to the Commit- tee 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 [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD02169-01-9
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