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File #: Int 0173-2014    Version: Name: Prohibition of discrimination against interns.
Type: Introduction Status: Enacted
Committee: Committee on Civil Rights
On agenda: 3/12/2014
Enactment date: 4/15/2014 Law number: 2014/009
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to the prohibition of discrimination against interns.
Sponsors: James Vacca, Margaret S. Chin, Andrew Cohen, Costa G. Constantinides, Rory I. Lancman, Darlene Mealy, Ritchie J. Torres, Andy L. King, Maria Del Carmen Arroyo, Laurie A. Cumbo, Helen K. Rosenthal, Mathieu Eugene, Inez D. Barron, Elizabeth S. Crowley, David G. Greenfield, James G. Van Bramer, Jumaane D. Williams, Karen Koslowitz, (by request of the Manhattan Borough President)
Council Member Sponsors: 19
Attachments: 1. Int. No. 173 - 3/12/14, 2. Committee Report 3/17/14, 3. Hearing Testimony 3/17/14, 4. Hearing Transcript 3/17/14, 5. Committee Report 3/25/14, 6. Hearing Transcript 3/25/14, 7. Fiscal Impact Statement, 8. Mayor's Letter, 9. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 3-26-14, 10. Local Law 9, 11. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - March 26, 2014
Date Ver.Prime SponsorAction ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsMultimedia
4/15/2014AJames Vacca City Council Recved from Mayor by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/15/2014AJames Vacca Mayor Signed Into Law by Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/15/2014AJames Vacca Mayor Hearing Held by Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
3/26/2014AJames Vacca City Council Sent to Mayor by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
3/26/2014AJames Vacca City Council Approved by CouncilPass Action details Meeting details Not available
3/25/2014*James Vacca Committee on Civil Rights Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
3/25/2014*James Vacca Committee on Civil Rights Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Meeting details Not available
3/25/2014*James Vacca Committee on Civil Rights Amended by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
3/25/2014AJames Vacca Committee on Civil Rights Approved by CommitteePass Action details Meeting details Not available
3/17/2014*James Vacca Committee on Civil Rights Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
3/17/2014*James Vacca Committee on Civil Rights Laid Over by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
3/12/2014*James Vacca City Council Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
3/12/2014*James Vacca City Council Introduced by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
Int. No. 173-A
By Council Members Vacca, Chin, Cohen, Constantinides, Lancman, Mealy, Torres, King, Arroyo, Cumbo, Rosenthal, Eugene, Barron, Crowley, Greenfield, Van Bramer, Williams and Koslowitz (by request of the Manhattan Borough President)
 
A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to the prohibition of discrimination against interns.
 
 
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 is amended by adding a new subdivision 28 to read as follows:
28. The term "intern" shall mean an individual who performs work for an employer on a temporary basis whose work: (a) provides training or supplements training given in an educational environment such that the employability of the individual performing the work may be enhanced; (b) provides experience for the benefit of the individual performing the work; and (c) is performed under the close supervision of existing staff.  The term shall include such individuals without regard to whether the employer pays them a salary or wage.
§ 2. Section 8-107 of chapter one of title eight of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new subdivision 23 to read as follows:
23. The provisions of this chapter relating to employees shall apply to interns.
§ 3. This local law shall take effect in sixty days.
 
 
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