senate Bill S6444

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the docketing of adjudications of certain violations of laws enforced by the New York city department of consumer affairs

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 19, 2019 referred to cities
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1799
Jun 11, 2019 referred to rules

S6444 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8511
Current Committee:
Assembly Cities
Law Section:
County Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §918, County L; amd §2203, NYC Chart

S6444 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the docketing of adjudications of certain violations of laws enforced by the New York city department of consumer affairs.

S6444 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6444 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6444

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 11, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  THOMAS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

AN ACT to amend the county  law  and  the  New  York  city  charter,  in
  relation  to  the  docketing of adjudications of certain violations of
  laws enforced by the New York city department of consumer affairs

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  4 of section 918 of the county law, as sepa-
rately amended by chapters 419 and 473 of the laws of 1988,  is  amended
to read as follows:
  4. Any other laws to the contrary notwithstanding, the county clerk in
each  of  the  counties  within  the  city of New York is authorized and
empowered to maintain separate judgment docket  volumes  containing  the
printed transcript or transcripts, in strict alphabetical order of judg-
ment  made,  entered  and docketed in the civil court of the city of New
York against individuals, corporations, and other entities on behalf  of
the parking violations bureau, the environmental control board, the taxi
and  limousine  commission,  THE  DEPARTMENT OF CONSUMER AFFAIRS and the
commissioner of jurors of the city of New York, PROVIDED THAT THE  JUDG-
MENTS  MADE,  ENTERED AND DOCKETED IN THE CIVIL COURT OF THE CITY OF NEW
YORK AGAINST INDIVIDUALS, CORPORATIONS, AND OTHER ENTITIES ON BEHALF  OF
THE  DEPARTMENT  OF CONSUMER AFFAIRS SHALL BE LIMITED TO FINAL DECISIONS
AND ORDERS IMPOSING CIVIL PENALTIES.  These volumes may be maintained in
the form of computer print outs which shall contain the  date  of  judg-
ment, the name and address of the judgment debtor or debtors, the amount
of  the  judgment  and other information which the county clerk may deem
necessary to sufficiently describe the parties to the action or proceed-
ing or nature or the manner of the entry  of  the  judgment.  [Provided,
however,  with  respect to judgments on behalf of the parking violations
bureau the] THE county clerk may, in his OR HER discretion, in  lieu  of
such  volumes,  maintain  the  aforementioned  data in a micrographic or

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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