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File #: 180729-A    Version: Name:
Type: Bill Status: ENACTED
File created: 9/13/2018 In control: Committee on Streets and Services
On agenda: Final action: 10/24/2019
Title: Amending Section 10-710, entitled "Dumping of Debris and Short Dumping," by adding new provisions and amending Section 10-719, entitled "Penalties," by further amending the maximum penalty to be assessed; all under certain terms and conditions.
Sponsors: Council President Clarke, Councilmember Greenlee
Indexes: DUMPING
Code sections: 10-710 - Dumping of Debris
Attachments: 1. Bill No. 180729-A01, As Amended on Floor.pdf, 2. CertifiedCopy180729-A01
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsVideo
11/6/20191 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Not available
10/24/20190 CITY COUNCIL     Not available Not available
10/17/20190 CITY COUNCIL     Not available Not available
10/17/20191 CITY COUNCIL     Not available Not available
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10/18/20180 CITY COUNCIL READ AND ORDERED PLACED ON NEXT WEEK'S SECOND READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
10/11/20180 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PRINTED AND PLACED ON NEXT FIRST READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
10/9/20180 Committee on Streets and Services HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Not available
10/9/20180 Committee on Streets and Services HEARING HELD   Action details Not available
10/9/20180 Committee on Streets and Services REPORTED FAVORABLY   Action details Not available
9/13/20180 CITY COUNCIL Introduced and ReferredPass  Action details Not available
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Amending Section 10-710, entitled "Dumping of Debris and Short Dumping," by adding new provisions and amending Section 10-719, entitled "Penalties," by further amending the maximum penalty to be assessed; all under certain terms and conditions.

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THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA HEREBY ORDAINS:

SECTION 1. Title 10 of The Philadelphia Code is amended to read as follows:

TITLE 10. REGULATION OF INDIVIDUAL CONDUCT AND ACTIVITY.

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CHAPTER 10-700. REFUSE AND LITTERING.

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? 10-710. Dumping of Debris and Short Dumping.

(1) No person shall deposit, dump or cause to be placed any municipal waste, recyclable materials, or debris on any location without the prior written consent of the owner of such location. A violation of this subsection that is also a violation of subsection (2) may be prosecuted as a violation of subsection (2).

(2) No owner or operator, or an agent of either, of a trash, garbage or debris collection vehicle, including private automobiles and small trucks, or any other type of vehicles used to collect or transport trash, garbage or debris, shall knowingly deposit or cause to be deposited the vehicle's load or any part thereof on any road, street, highway, alley or railroad right-of-way, or on the land of another or into the waters of the City without both the permission of the owner and all necessary licenses and permits [or into the waters of the City].

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? 10-719. Penalties.

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[(2) The penalty for violation of ? 10-710(1) of this Chapter shall be:

(a) a fine of one thousand (1,000) dollars for the first violation;

(b) a fine of one thousand five hundred (1,500) dollars for the second violation;

(c) a fine of two thousand (2,000) dollars for all subsequent offenses; and

(d) such equitable remedy as the court may deem proper, including, without limitation, an order to clean up the location at which the violator dumped trash, garbage or debris or to clean up other sites where short dum...

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