Int. No. 989-A
By Council Members Mark-Viverito, the Speaker (Council Member Quinn), Dromm, Chin, Comrie, Eugene, Ferreras, Jackson, James, Koppell, Lander, Mendez, Palma, Reyna, Vann, Williams, Wills, Lappin, Rodriguez, Arroyo, Levin, Barron, Brewer, Gennaro, King and Mealy
A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to persons not to be detained by the department of correction.
Be it enacted by the Council as follows:
Section 1. Subdivision a of section 9-131 of chapter 1 of title 9 of the administrative code of the city of New York, as added by local law number 62 for the year 2011, is amended to read as follows:
a. Definitions. For the purposes of this section, the following terms shall have the following meanings:
1. “Civil immigration detainer” shall mean a detainer issued pursuant to 8 C.F.R. 287.7.
2. “Convicted of a covered crime” shall mean a final judgment of guilt entered on a [misdemeanor or felony charge in any of ...Click here for full text