Meeting Name: Committee on Consumer Affairs Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 8/22/2017 11:00 AM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: 250 Broadway - Committee Rm, 16th Fl.
Published agenda: Agenda Agenda Published minutes: Minutes Minutes  
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Attachments: Attachments - Int. No. 1688, Attachments - M 540
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M 0540-2017 * PreconsideredRecalling Introduction number 1648-A, Establishing an office of nightlife and a nightlife advisory board.Communication Hearing on P-C Item by Comm  Action details Not available
M 0540-2017 *  Recalling Introduction number 1648-A, Establishing an office of nightlife and a nightlife advisory board.Communication P-C Item Approved by CommPass Action details Not available
Int 1688-2017 *Rafael L. Espinal, Jr.PreconsideredEstablishing an office of nightlife and a nightlife advisory board.IntroductionThis bill establishes a Nightlife Advisory Board and an Office of Nightlife. The Nightlife Advisory Board consists of 12 members, eight of whom are to be appointed by the Council and four by the Mayor. The Board will evaluate New York City laws, rules, regulations and policies on an ongoing basis to make findings and recommendations that address common issues and trends in the nightlife industry. The recommendations of the Board are due within 18 months of the effective date of the bill. After such date, the Board may submit recommendations to the Mayor and the Council as appropriate. The Office of Nightlife will conduct outreach, review information on complaints and violations, and serve as a liaison between nightlife establishments, residents, and government. The Office of Nightlife will also assist nightlife establishments navigate city licensing requirements, permits, or other approvals. The Office will advise the Mayor and various agencies on trends in the nightlife industry, as well as make policy recommendations on an ongoing basis. These recommendations are to be included in an annual report on its activities, the first of which is due 18 months after the effective date of the law.Hearing on P-C Item by Comm  Action details Not available
Int 1688-2017 *Rafael L. Espinal, Jr. Establishing an office of nightlife and a nightlife advisory board.IntroductionThis bill establishes a Nightlife Advisory Board and an Office of Nightlife. The Nightlife Advisory Board consists of 12 members, eight of whom are to be appointed by the Council and four by the Mayor. The Board will evaluate New York City laws, rules, regulations and policies on an ongoing basis to make findings and recommendations that address common issues and trends in the nightlife industry. The recommendations of the Board are due within 18 months of the effective date of the bill. After such date, the Board may submit recommendations to the Mayor and the Council as appropriate. The Office of Nightlife will conduct outreach, review information on complaints and violations, and serve as a liaison between nightlife establishments, residents, and government. The Office of Nightlife will also assist nightlife establishments navigate city licensing requirements, permits, or other approvals. The Office will advise the Mayor and various agencies on trends in the nightlife industry, as well as make policy recommendations on an ongoing basis. These recommendations are to be included in an annual report on its activities, the first of which is due 18 months after the effective date of the law.P-C Item Approved by CommPass Action details Not available