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File #: Int 2095-2020    Version: * Name: Requiring the police department to submit reports on enforcement of jaywalking.
Type: Introduction Status: Committee
Committee: Committee on Public Safety
On agenda: 9/23/2020
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring the police department to submit reports on enforcement of jaywalking
Sponsors: Vanessa L. Gibson, Ben Kallos
Council Member Sponsors: 2
Summary: This bill would require the Police Department to submit quarterly reports on information related to the Department’s enforcement of rules related to pedestrian traffic violations such as jaywalking.
Indexes: Report Required
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 2095, 2. Int. No. 2095, 3. September 23, 2020 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 4. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 9-23-20, 5. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - September 23, 2020

Int. No. 2095

 

By Council Members Gibson and Kallos

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring the police department to submit reports on enforcement of jaywalking

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Title 14 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 14-185 to read as follows:

§ 14-185 Jaywalking enforcement report. No later than January 15, 2021, and within fifteen days after the beginning of each subsequent quarter, the department shall submit to the speaker and make permanently available on the department’s website, in a machine readable format, a report on the number of criminal summonses issued to pedestrians for violations of traffic rules contained within section 4-04 of title 34 of the rules of the city of New York during the previous quarter.  All data pursuant to this section shall be listed in total and disaggregated by:

1. race;

2. gender;

3. age, disaggregated by year for the ages of 20 and under, and by age group as follows: 21 to 24 years old, 25 to 34 years old, 35 to 65 years old, and over 65 years old; and

4. borough, precinct, and patrol precinct in which the violation occurred.

§2.  This local law takes effect immediately.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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LS #13799

6/8/2020