This bill requires the Department of Transportation to suspend parking meter regulations on the same holidays upon which alternate side of the street parking regulations are suspended.
Int. No. 911
By Council Members Rose and Yeger
A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to suspending parking meter rules on certain holidays
Be it enacted by the Council as follows:
Section 1. Subdivision a of section 19-163 of subchapter 2 of chapter 1 of title 19 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended to read as follows:
§ 19-163 Holiday suspensions of parking rules. a. All alternate side of the street parking rules and requirements to activate parking meters and muni-meters shall be suspended on the following holidays: Christmas, Yom Kippur, Rosh Hashanah, Ash Wednesday, Holy Thursday, Good Friday, Ascension Thursday, Feast of the Assumption, Feast of All Saints, Feast of the Immaculate Conception, first two days of Succoth, Shemini Atzareth, Simchas Torah, Shevuoth, Purim, Orthodox Holy Thursday, Orthodox Good Friday, first two and last two days of Passover, the Muslim holidays of Eid Ul-Fitr and Eid Ul-Adha, Asian Lunar New Year, the Hindu festival of Diwali on the day that Lakshmi Puja is observed, and all state and national holidays. For the purposes of this section, “muni-meter” shall have the same meaning as in subdivision b of section 19-167.1.
§ 2. This local law takes effect 120 days after it becomes law.
LS 6919/Int. 1089-2016