Int. No. 371-A
By Council Members Lappin, the Speaker (Council Member Quinn), Arroyo, Ferreras, Mendez, Garodnick, Reyna, Foster, Brewer, Fidler, James, Koppell, Koslowitz, Lander, Palma, Rose, Van Bramer, Rodriguez, Chin, Dickens, Dromm, Mark-Viverito, Jackson and Barron
A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to pregnancy services centers.
Be it enacted by the Council as follows:
Section 1. Legislative findings and intent. It is the Council’s intention that consumers in New York City have access to comprehensive information about and timely access to all types of reproductive health services including, but not limited to, accurate pregnancy diagnosis, prenatal care, emergency contraception and abortion.
Based on the evidence before it, the Council finds that some pregnancy services centers in New York City engage in deceptive practices, which include misleading consumers about the types of goods and services they provide o...Click here for full text