Introduction 1106-2016 Inactive

Sexual assault awareness and prevention training for drivers of vehicles licensed by the taxi and limousine commission.

This bill would require that all operators of Taxi and Limousine Commission (TLC) licensed vehicles complete a sexual assault awareness and prevention training program, to be provided by the TLC. The training program would inform operators of the causes and types of sexual assault, laws against sexual assault, civil and criminal penalties associated with sexual assault, and how to recognize, respond, prevent, and take positive action against sexual assault.


Sponsors (9) District
Laurie A. Cumbo
Laurie A. Cumbo Primary Sponsor District 35
Ydanis A. Rodriguez
Ydanis A. Rodriguez District 10
Ben Kallos
Ben Kallos District 5
Andrew Cohen
Andrew Cohen District 11
Deborah L. Rose
Deborah L. Rose District 49
Stephen T. Levin
Stephen T. Levin District 33
Helen K. Rosenthal
Helen K. Rosenthal District 6
Margaret S. Chin
Margaret S. Chin District 1
Annabel Palma
Annabel Palma District 18


Date Action Legislative body
3/09/16 Referred to Committee to Committee on Transportation New York City Council
3/09/16 Introduced New York City Council

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