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File #: 220245    Version: Name:
Type: Bill Status: IN MAYOR'S OFFICE
File created: 3/17/2022 In control: Committee on Streets and Services
On agenda: Final action: 6/16/2022
Title: Amending Chapter 12-900 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "Parking Regulations and Penalties," by regulating on-street parking of unpermitted semitrailers and truck tractors, all under certain terms and conditions.
Sponsors: Councilmember Oh
Indexes: PARKING REGULATIONS
Attachments: 1. Bill No. 22024501, As Amended.pdf
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsVideo
6/16/20221 CITY COUNCIL READ AND PASSEDPass17:0 Action details Not available
6/9/20221 CITY COUNCIL SUSPEND THE RULES OF THE COUNCIL   Action details Not available
6/9/20221 CITY COUNCIL READ AND ORDERED PLACED ON NEXT WEEK'S SECOND READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
6/9/20221 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PLACED ON THIS DAY`S FIRST READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
6/7/20220 Committee on Streets and Services HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Not available
6/7/20220 Committee on Streets and Services HEARING HELD   Action details Not available
6/7/20220 Committee on Streets and Services AMENDED   Action details Not available
6/7/20221 Committee on Streets and Services REPORTED FAVORABLY, RULE SUSPENSION REQUESTED   Action details Not available
3/17/20220 CITY COUNCIL Introduced and Referred   Action details Not available

Title

Amending Chapter 12-900 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled “Parking Regulations and Penalties,” by regulating on-street parking of unpermitted semitrailers and truck tractors, all under certain terms and conditions.

 

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THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA HEREBY ORDAINS:

 

SECTION 1. Chapter 12-900 of The Philadelphia Code is hereby amended to read as follows:

 

CHAPTER 12-900. PARKING REGULATIONS AND PENALTIES.

 

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§ 12-919.  On-Street Parking of Boats, Motor Homes, Truck Campers, Semitrailers, Truck Tractors, and Vending Carts.

 

(1)                     Definitions. In this Section, the following definitions shall apply:

 

(a)                     Block. An area of land bounded by streets which are confirmed on the City Plan and legally open.

 

(b)                     Motor Home. As defined in the Vehicle Code at 75 Pa. C.S. § 102.

 

(c)                     Truck Camper. As defined in the Vehicle Code at 75 Pa. C.S. § 102.

 

(d)                     Semitrailer. As defined in the Vehicle Code at 75 Pa. C.S. § 102.

 

(e)                     Truck Tractor. As defined in the Vehicle Code at 75 Pa. C.S. § 102.

 

(2)                     Prohibited Conduct.

 

(a) No person shall park a boat, motor home, truck camper or vending cart for more than fifteen (15) days in any on-street parking space located on a single block of any street or highway. Any boat, motor home, truck camper or vending cart parked in an on-street parking space shall be on wheels and readily movable.

 

(b) No person shall park a semitrailer or truck tractor on a single block of any residential street. 

 

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SECTION 2. This Ordinance shall be effective immediately.

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Explanation:

 

Strikethrough indicate matter deleted.

Italics indicate new matter added.

 

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