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05/15/2019 First City Council Meeting to discuss banning fur
May 15, 2019 08:38 ET
This bill would prohibit the sale or offer for sale of fur apparel, except used fur apparel and fur apparel that is worn as a matter of religious custom. Violations would be punished by a civil penalty of no more than $500 for the first violation, and no less than $500, but no more than $1,500 for subsequent violations. Fur apparel offered for sale, and revenue generated from the sale of fur apparel, would be subject to forfeiture.


The New York City Council City Hall
New York, NY 10007
Committee on Consumer Affairs and Business
Rafael L. Espinal, Jr., Chair
Members: Justin L. Brannan, Margaret S. Chin, Peter A. Koo,
Karen Koslowitz, Brad S. Lander and Keith Powers
Wednesday, May 15, 2019 1:00 PM Council Chambers - City Hall
A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of
New York, in relation to prohibiting the sale of fur apparel
Int 1476-2019
Proposed Int. No. 1476-A