This bill would establish internet purchase exchange locations at precinct station houses, or other publicly accessible locations, so that transactions may be safely conducted by private individuals.
- Filed (End of Session)
Int. No. 567
By Council Members Treyger, Maisel, Brannan, Rosenthal and Ampry-Samuel
A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to internet purchase exchange locations
Be it enacted by the Council as follows:
Section 1. Chapter 1 of title 10 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended to add a new section 10-179, to read as follows:
§ 10-179 Internet purchase exchange locations. Each precinct station house shall designate a publicly accessible internet purchase exchange location within or upon the grounds of such station house, or in a publicly accessible area within that precinct, where goods may be exchanged and transactions may be conducted safely between private individuals. Such locations shall be monitored by human or video surveillance and indicated by signage containing the hours of operation, provided that such hours may be limited at the discretion of the department. The location and hours of operation for each internet purchase exchange location shall be posted on that precinct’s website.
§ 2. This local law takes 120 days after becoming law.