Taxicab Vehicle Retirement

Adopted Rules: Closed to Comments

Agency:
Effective Date: 
Sunday, May 26, 2013
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Statement of Basis and Purpose

 

The purpose of this rule is to extend for one year the retirement dates of medallion taxicabs with retirement dates from April 1, 2013 through the Official Taxi Vehicle Activation Date, or through December 1, 2013, whichever is earlier.

 

In accordance with the Stipulation of Settlement in MTBOT v. City of New York, 08 Civ. 7837 PAC, dated December 1, 2012, TLC is amending its rules to extend by one year the vehicle retirement dates of medallion taxicabs with retirement dates from April 1, 2013 through the Official Taxi Vehicle Activation Date, or through December 1, 2013, whichever is earlier.

 

The Commission’s authority for this rule change is found in section 2303 of the New York City Charter and section 19-503 of the New York City Administrative Code.