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File #: 220246    Version: 0 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 12-400 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "Towing and Immobilizing of Parked or Abandoned Vehicles," by adding new regulations for the towing and storage of illegally parked semitrailer and truck tractors, all under certain terms and conditions.
Sponsors: Councilmember Oh
Indexes: TOWING AND IMMOBILIZATION
Attachments: 1. Bill No. 22024600.pdf
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsVideo
6/16/20220 CITY COUNCIL READ AND PASSEDPass17:0 Action details Not available
6/9/20220 CITY COUNCIL SUSPEND THE RULES OF THE COUNCIL   Action details Not available
6/9/20220 CITY COUNCIL READ AND ORDERED PLACED ON NEXT WEEK'S SECOND READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
6/9/20220 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 REPORTED FAVORABLY, RULE SUSPENSION REQUESTED   Action details Not available
3/17/20220 CITY COUNCIL Introduced and Referred   Action details Not available

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Amending Chapter 12-400 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled “Towing and Immobilizing of Parked or Abandoned Vehicles,” by adding new regulations for the towing and storage of illegally parked semitrailer 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 12-400 of The Philadelphia Code is hereby amended to read as follows:

 

CHAPTER 12-400. TOWING AND IMMOBILIZING OF PARKED OR ABANDONED VEHICLES.

 

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§ 12-2405.  Removal or Immobilization of Parked Vehicles; Notice

 

(1)                     Any vehicle may be removed, by means of towing to the nearest Official Towing Station or immobilized for up to seventy-two (72) hours by means of applying a boot and then towed to the nearest Official Towing Station if not reclaimed, by or under the direction of a member of the Department, or its designated agent whenever any vehicle is:

 

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(o) Parked in violation of Section 12-919 relating to the on-street, public parking of unpermitted semitrailers and truck tractors.

 

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SECTION 2. This Ordinance shall be effective immediately.

 

 

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Explanation:

 

[Brackets] indicate matter deleted.

Italics indicate new matter added.

 

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