Bill S686-2013

Prohibits vendors from vending on certain streets in Jamaica, county of Queens

Prohibits vendors from vending on Hillside Avenue and Union Turnpike, in the area between 248th Street and the Nassau county border, and on 76th Avenue, in the area between 263rd Street and the Nassau county border, in Jamaica, county of Queens.

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Actions

  • Jan 8, 2014: REFERRED TO CITIES
  • Jun 21, 2013: COMMITTED TO RULES
  • Apr 29, 2013: ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • Apr 24, 2013: 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • Apr 23, 2013: 1ST REPORT CAL.422
  • Jan 9, 2013: REFERRED TO CITIES

Votes

VOTE: COMMITTEE VOTE: - Cities - Apr 23, 2013
Ayes (5): Lanza, DeFrancisco, Grisanti, Avella, Breslin
Nays (1): Ball

Memo

BILL NUMBER:S686

TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to prohibiting vendors from vending on certain streets

PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF THE BILL: The purpose of this legislation is to impose a "food cart exclusion zone" on Hillside Avenue and Union Turnpike in the area between 248th Street and the Nassau county border or on 76th Avenue, in the are,a between 263rd Street and the Nassau county border, in Jamaica, county of Queens.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 of the bill amends subdivision k of section 17-315 of the administrative code of the city of New York, as amended by chapter 11 of the laws of 2004 by adding a new area in which food vending is prohibited to include Hillside Avenue and Union Turnpike in the area between 248th Street and the Nassau county border or on 76th Avenue, in the area between 263rd Street and the Nassau county border, in Jamaica, county of Queens.

Section 2 of the bill sets forth an immediate effective date.

JUSTIFICATION: The city of New York has already deemed specific areas within the city boundaries to be closed to food vending.

This bill adds the area of Hillside Avenue and Union Turnpike in the area between 248th Street and the Nassau county border and 76th Avenue, in the area between 263rd Street and the Nassau county border to those exclusion zones.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: 2011-12: S.7177A

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: None.

EFFECTIVE DATE: This act shall take effect immediately.


Text

STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 686 2013-2014 Regular Sessions IN SENATE (PREFILED) January 9, 2013 ___________
Introduced by Sen. AVELLA -- 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 prohibiting vendors from vending on certain streets THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision k of section 17-315 of the administrative code of the city of New York, as amended by chapter 11 of the laws of 2004, is amended to read as follows: k. No food vendor shall vend on any street at any time where and when the operation of any food vending business is prohibited pursuant to either local law or section 20-465.1 of the code and any rules promul- gated pursuant thereto. No food vendor shall vend in the area including and bounded on the east by the easterly side of Broadway, on the south by the southerly side of Liberty Street, on the west by the westerly side of West Street and on the north by the northerly side of Vesey Street. NO FOOD VENDOR SHALL VEND ON HILLSIDE AVENUE OR UNION TURNPIKE, IN THE AREA BETWEEN 248TH STREET AND THE NASSAU COUNTY BORDER OR ON 76TH AVENUE, IN THE AREA BETWEEN 263RD STREET AND THE NASSAU COUNTY BORDER, IN JAMAICA, COUNTY OF QUEENS. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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