Int. No. 857
By Council Members Lander, Dromm, Comrie, Barron, Brewer, Chin, Dickens, Eugene, Ferreras, Garodnick, Gonzalez, Jackson, James, Koppell, Mark-Viverito, Mendez, Palma, Recchia, Reyna, Rose, Vann, Williams, Wills, Levin, Arroyo, Cabrera, Rodriguez, Nelson, Van Bramer, Gentile, Lappin, Koslowitz, King and Ulrich
A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to prohibiting discrimination based on one’s consumer credit history.
Be it enacted by the Council as follows:
Section 1. Section 8-102 of chapter one of title eight of the administrative code of the city of New York, as amended by local law number 39 for the year 1991, is amended by adding a new subdivision 26 to read as follows:
26. The term “consumer credit history” means any information bearing on an individual’s credit worthiness, credit standing, or credit capacity, including but not limited to an individual’s credit score, credit account and other consumer accou...Click here for full text