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Meeting Name: City Council Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 12/11/2017 1:30 PM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: Council Chambers - City Hall
Published agenda: Agenda Agenda Published minutes: Minutes Minutes  
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Attachments: Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting, Minutes of the Stated Meeting
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    1.       Roll call Video Video
    2.Delivered by: Rev. Dr. Jacques Andre DeGraff, Associate Pastor, Canaan Baptist Church, 132 W. 116th St. N.Y. 10026. Motion to spread the invocation in full upon the record by Council Member Perkins.      Video Video
    3.Motion that the Minutes of the Stated Meeting of October 31, 2017 be adopted as printed by Council Member Cabrera.      Video Video
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M 0562-2017 *  Preconsidered - Rules, Privileges and ElectionsAnne Holford-Smith, Landmarks Preservation CommissionMayor's Message Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
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M 0563-2017 *  Preconsidered - Rules, Privileges and ElectionsAlameda Sky Chapman, Youth BoardCommunication Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
M 0564-2017 *  Rules, Privileges and ElectionsSylvia Di Pietr, Office of Commissioner of Elections of the Board of ElectionsCommunication Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
M 0565-2017 *  Received, Ordered, Printed & FiledSubmitting the Certifications of the Members of the City Council.Communication Rcvd, Ord, Prnt, Fld by Council  Action details Not available
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Int 1186-2016 ADaniel Dromm  Amended and Coupled on GOAmending the definitions of sexual orientation and gender in the New York city human rights law.IntroductionThis bill would amend the definitions for sexual orientation and gender in the New York City Human Rights Law.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 0752-2015 CThe Public Advocate (Ms. James) Amended and Coupled on GOInformation regarding employees of city contractors.IntroductionThis bill would require covered developers to submit workforce disclosure records to an agency designated by the Mayor on the number of hours worked, job title, full or part-time designation and gross wages of individuals working on covered projects. Covered developers would also need to provide workforce disclosure records for the gender and race or ethnic group of employees when such information is voluntarily provided for the purpose of reporting to the city. By no later than October 31, 2021 the mayoral agency designated to administer this program would be required to make such information available online only when it could be sufficiently anonymized, and, beginning no later than October 31, 2022, publish such information in a report every five years.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 1486-2017 ABen Kallos Amended and Laid OverRequiring the DOE to report information on school applications, offers of admission, enrollment and school seats available.IntroductionThe proposed legislation would require the Department of Education (DOE) to issue reports on the number of individuals who applied for, received offers for, and enrolled in pre-kindergarten, kindergarten, sixth and ninth grade in DOE schools. The information would be reported by community school district and by individual school. The information would be disaggregated by grade level, community school district of residence of individuals, primary home language of individuals, and zip code of individuals. The bill would also require DOE to report on anticipated seats available at each school in the following school year.Laid Over by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1538-2017 ADaniel Dromm  Amended and Coupled on GORequiring the DOE to post contact information for each school related to reporting incidents of bullying, harassment, intimidation and discrimination.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Education (DOE) to report information on its website regarding how to report incidents of bullying, harassment, intimidation or discrimination, including information about to which school staff such reports may me made; email addresses designated by DOE to receive reports of such incidents; and information guiding students, parents and staff members to visit their individual school websites for more information. The bill would require DOE to include on each individual school’s website information regarding how to report incidents of bullying, harassment, intimidation or discrimination; the name, email address and phone number of the school’s dignity act coordinator; and any email addresses designated by DOE to receive reports of such incidents. The bill would require the DOE to update the names and contact information posted on the websites at least twice per school year, as necessary.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Int 1757-2017 AMark Treyger Amended and Coupled on GORequiring DOE to report information on student-to-student bullying, harassment, intimidation and discrimination.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Education (DOE) to report every six months on the number of material incidents of student-to-student bullying, harassment, intimidation or discrimination in violation of Chancellor’s Regulation A-832, as well as the number of complaints received, disaggregated by community school district and individual high school. The bill would also require the DOE to annually report on supports it provides related to preventing, reporting, and addressing such incidents, any trends seen in the data, any recommendations the DOE has to address such trends, and, for each school, whether the school has completed the training required pursuant to Chancellor’s Regulation A-832. Beginning with the report due on May 31, 2020, the bi-annual reports would be required to include information on the total number of notices provided to parents and the average and median number of days between the receipt of a complaint and the provision of a notice. Additionally, the bill would require the reports to include information on the number of students who have been determined by the DOE to be involved in two or more material incidents within a school year, and of those students, the number of students for whom follow-up action was recommended, and a description of the follow-up action recommended. The information required by the reports beginning in May 2020 would be required to be disaggregated by whether students were targeted by bullying, harassment, intimidation or discrimination, or were engaged in bullying, harassment, intimidation or discrimination.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 1651-2017 ACosta G. Constantinides Amended and Coupled on GOMonitoring electricity and fossil fuel usage in certain facilities.IntroductionProposed Int. No. 1651-A would require the Department of Citywide Administrative Services (DCAS) to provide an annual report on electricity and fossil fuel use in certain City-owned buildings, including identifying whether such buildings have been fitted with equipment for monitoring energy usage in near real-time. This bill would also require DCAS, in conjunction with other appropriate city agencies, to coordinate the installation of energy usage equipment and any necessary software in all city buildings that DCAS identifies as appropriate to receive such installation.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 1737-2017 *Julissa Ferreras-Copeland Coupled on GOMorris Park Business Improvement District, BronxIntroductionThis local law would establish the Morris Park business improvement district (BID) in the borough of the Bronx.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Int 1783-2017 *Daniel R. Garodnick Preconsidered - Coupled on GOAmending a definition related to a credit against the commercial rent tax.IntroductionThis local law would amend the definitions of base rent and total income for purposes of the Small Business Tax Credit against the Commercial Rent Tax.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0826-2017 *Julissa Ferreras-Copeland  Saint Marks, BrooklynLand Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1763-2017 *Julissa Ferreras-Copeland Preconsidered - Coupled on GOLU 826 - Saint Marks, BrooklynResolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0827-2017 *Julissa Ferreras-Copeland  Cooper Square Senior Housing, ManhattanLand Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1764-2017 *Julissa Ferreras-Copeland Preconsidered - Coupled on GOLU 827 - Cooper Square Senior Housing, ManhattanResolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 1062-2016 AMargaret S. Chin Amended and Coupled on GORequiring a study on the feasibility of providing language classes to certain children in foster care.IntroductionThis bill would require the Administration for Children’s Services (ACS) to complete a study regarding its ability to provide access to language classes for any child between the ages of 3 years and 12 years who was removed from the custody of parents or guardians that are limited English proficient individuals and who has been in the custody of ACS for at least 6 months. The bill would also require ACS initiate a process to identify and track whether parents or guardians of children in foster care are limited English proficient individuals.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 1241-2016 ARafael L. Espinal, Jr. Amended and Coupled on GODiaper changing accommodations.IntroductionThis bill would require that new or renovated buildings that contain places of public accommodation include diaper changing tables that are accessible to persons regardless of their gender.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Int 1678-2017 BPeter A. Koo Amended and Coupled on GOAmending the definition of harassment to include discriminatory threats and requests for proof of citizenship status.IntroductionThis bill would add discriminatory threats and requesting additional identification where the person has already provided an owner with a type of government-issued identification to the definition of harassing acts.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Int 1764-2017 ABarry S. Grodenchik Amended and Coupled on GOJ-51 benefit eligibilityIntroductionThis bill would increase the assessed value limitation for eligibility of J-51 improvements to $32,000 per dwelling unit, and would increase each year by the cost-of-living adjustment percentage.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 1533-2017 AMargaret S. Chin Amended and Coupled on GOReporting requirements for summary actions involving urban renewal plans.IntroductionThis bill would require that the Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) notify relevant community boards, borough presidents, and council members when an urban renewal plan is going to expire and report to the mayor, the council, the affected council members and community boards information about all urban renewal areas currently or formerly designated in the City. The bill would also require HPD to post online information about the status of urban renewal plans, including any approved or pending extensions of expiration dates.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Int 1661-2017 ARafael L. Espinal, Jr. Amended and Coupled on GORequiring the dept of city planning, dept of small business services, and the dept of parks and recreation to develop urban agriculture website.IntroductionThis bill would require the City to develop an urban agriculture website to promote the expansion of urban agriculture in the City. The website would be required to be active by July 1, 2018. The Department of City Planning, the Department of Small Business Services, and the Department of Parks and Recreation would be required to prepare content for the website. Agencies responsible for the construction and maintenance of the website would be required to issue a review of the website’s efficacy to the City Council by January 1, 2019.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1761-2017 *I. Daneek Miller Preconsidered - Coupled on GOSupport NYC's application for funding for a capital project under the Restore NY Communities Initiative pursuant to the NYS Urban Development Act, for Station Plaza, Queens.Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0785-2017 *David G. Greenfield  Zoning, Special Harlem River Waterfront District Expansion, Bronx (C 170413 ZMX)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1765-2017 *David G. Greenfield Approved with Modifications and Coupled on GOLU 785 - Zoning, Special Harlem River Waterfront District Expansion, Bronx (C 170413 ZMX)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0786-2017 *David G. Greenfield  Zoning, Special Harlem River Waterfront District Expansion, Bronx (N 170414 ZRX)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1766-2017 *David G. Greenfield Approved with Modifications and Coupled on GOLU 786 - Zoning, Special Harlem River Waterfront District Expansion, Bronx (N 170414 ZRX)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0800-2017 *David G. Greenfield Approved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Rule 11.70(b) of the Rules of the Council and Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.Zoning, 1965 LAFAYETTE AVENUE REZONING, Bronx (C 170392 ZMX)Land Use Application Approved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Rule 11.70(b) of the Rules of the Council and Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.  Action details Not available
LU 0801-2017 *David G. Greenfield Approved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Rule 11.70(b) of the Rules of the Council and Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.Zoning, 1965 LAFAYETTE AVENUE REZONING, Bronx (N 170393 ZRX)Land Use Application Approved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Rule 11.70(b) of the Rules of the Council and Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.  Action details Not available
LU 0802-2017 *David G. Greenfield Approved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Rule 11.70(b) of the Rules of the Council and Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.Zoning, 1776 Eastchester Road, Bronx (C 170445 ZMX)Land Use Application Approved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Rule 11.70(b) of the Rules of the Council and Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.  Action details Not available
LU 0803-2017 *David G. Greenfield Approved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Rule 11.70(b) of the Rules of the Council and Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.Zoning, 1776 Eastchester Road, Bronx (N 170446 ZRX)Land Use Application Approved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Rule 11.70(b) of the Rules of the Council and Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.  Action details Not available
LU 0804-2017 *David G. Greenfield Approved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Rule 11.70(b) of the Rules of the Council and Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.Zoning, 1776 Eastchester Road, Bronx (C 170447 ZSX)Land Use Application Approved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Rule 11.70(b) of the Rules of the Council and Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.  Action details Not available
LU 0805-2017 *David G. Greenfield Approved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Rule 11.70(b) of the Rules of the Council and Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.Zoning, NATIONAL BLACK THEATER, Manhattan (N 170442 ZMM)Land Use Application Approved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Rule 11.70(b) of the Rules of the Council and Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.  Action details Not available
LU 0806-2017 *David G. Greenfield Approved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Rule 11.70(b) of the Rules of the Council and Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.Zoning, NATIONAL BLACK THEATER, Manhattan (N 170443 ZRM)Land Use Application Approved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Rule 11.70(b) of the Rules of the Council and Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.  Action details Not available
LU 0807-2017 *David G. Greenfield Approved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Rule 11.70(b) of the Rules of the Council and Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.Zoning, NATIONAL BLACK THEATER, Manhattan (C 170444 ZSM)Land Use Application Approved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Rule 11.70(b) of the Rules of the Council and Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.  Action details Not available
LU 0817-2017 *David G. Greenfield Approved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Rule 11.70(b) of the Rules of the Council and Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.Zoning, SELF STORAGE (Designated Areas in Manufacturing Districts). (N 170425 (A) ZRY)Land Use Application Approved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Rule 11.70(b) of the Rules of the Council and Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.  Action details Not available
LU 0825-2017 *David G. Greenfield  Planning, SMALL HOMES REHAB-NYCHA - SOUTHEASTERN QUEENS VACANT HOMES-CLUSTER II, Queens (20185130 HAQ)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1767-2017 *David G. Greenfield Coupled on GOLU 825 - Planning, SMALL HOMES REHAB-NYCHA - SOUTHEASTERN QUEENS VACANT HOMES-CLUSTER II, Queens (20185130 HAQ)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0828-2017 *David G. Greenfield  Zoning, 1965 LAFAYETTE AVENUE REZONING - PARK LANE FAMILY APARTMENTS, Bronx (20185128 HAX)Land Use Application Laid Over by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1768-2017 *David G. Greenfield Preconsidered - Approved and Laid OverLU 828 - Zoning, 1965 LAFAYETTE AVENUE REZONING - PARK LANE FAMILY APARTMENTS, Bronx (20185128 HAX)Resolution Laid Over by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0829-2017 *David G. Greenfield  Zoning, 1965 LAFAYETTE AVENUE REZONING - PARK LANE FAMILY APARTMENTS, Bronx (20185129 HAX)Land Use Application Laid Over by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1769-2017 *David G. Greenfield Preconsidered - Approved and Laid OverLU 829 - Zoning, 1965 LAFAYETTE AVENUE REZONING - PARK LANE FAMILY APARTMENTS, Bronx (20185129 HAX)Resolution Laid Over by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0830-2017 *David G. Greenfield  Landmarks, 404-SEAT PRIMARY SCHOOL FACILITY, Brooklyn (20175226 SCK)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1770-2017 *David G. Greenfield Preconsidered - Coupled on GOLU 830 - Landmarks, 404-SEAT PRIMARY SCHOOL FACILITY, Brooklyn (20175226 SCK)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 1618-2017 AVincent J. Gentile Amended and Coupled on GORequiring that DOI conduct public outreach campaigns and issue yearly annual reports on complaints received.IntroductionThe bill would require that the Department of Investigation conduct public outreach efforts to educate the public on how to identify and submit complaints regarding different forms of government corruption, fraud, and waste. The Department will also be required to submit yearly public reports detailing complaints received, the mechanism through which complaints are submitted, and a summary of relevant outreach efforts undertaken by the agency in the previous year.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Int 1633-2017 AVincent J. Gentile Amended and Coupled on GORequiring DOI to complete vendor name checks for city vendors 30 days prior to the commencement of a contract.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Investigations to conduct vendor name checks thirty days prior to the commencement of a contract with the city.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 0270-2014 *Annabel Palma Coupled on GOName Change, Renaming two thoroughfares and public places, Bronx, East 177th Street.IntroductionThis bill will rename two thoroughfares in the Borough of the Bronx, East 177th Street, and amend the official City map accordingly.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 1611-2017 ARitchie J. Torres Amended and Coupled on GORequiring the police dept to submit reports on clearance rates of index crimes.IntroductionThis bill would require the New York City Police Department to report on the clearance rates for index crimes by borough.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Int 1664-2017 ARory I. Lancman Amended and Coupled on GORequiring the police dept to report on the number of arrests and summonses returnable to the Transit Adjudication Bureau for subway fare evasion.IntroductionThis bill would require the New York City Police Department to report on the number summons and arrested issued for subway fare evasion.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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M 0562-2017 *   Anne Holford-Smith, Landmarks Preservation CommissionMayor's Message Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1771-2017 *Brad S. Lander Preconsidered - Coupled on GOM 562 - Anne Holford-Smith, Landmarks Preservation CommissionResolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
M 0563-2017 *   Alameda Sky Chapman, Youth BoardCommunication Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1772-2017 *Brad S. Lander Preconsidered - Coupled on GOM 563 - Alameda Sky Chapman, Youth BoardResolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 1382-2016 BRobert E. Cornegy, Jr. Amended and Coupled on GOReporting of information on the workforce of contractors performing construction work for the city.IntroductionThis bill would require certain contractors employed to work on city-funded construction projects to disclose to an agency designated by the mayor, the zip code of their employees’ primary address; the address, block, and lot number of the city-funded construction project; and whether such contractor is certified as a minority-owned or women-owned business enterprise. This bill would also require the designated agency to make such disclosures public after the data collected is sufficiently anonymized as well as to report on observable trends in the data. This bill would also create recordkeeping requirements for such contractors and would give the authority to enforce the provisions of this bill to the designated agency.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 1696-2017 AJames Vacca Amended and Coupled on GOAutomated decision systems used by agencies.IntroductionThis bill would require the creation of a task force that provides recommendations on how information on agency automated decision systems may be shared with the public and how agencies may address instances where people are harmed by agency automated decision systems.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 1465-2017 ARitchie J. Torres Laid OverPhasing out the use of residual fuel oil and fuel oil grade no. 4 in boilers in in-city power plants.IntroductionThis bill would accelerate the timeline for such plants to shift from using higher grade fuel oil (e.g. fuel oil grade number 6 or 4) to lower grade fuel oil (fuel oil grade number 2). Currently, power plants can burn fuel oil grade number 6 until 2020 and fuel oil grade number 4 until 2030. Under this bill, plant owners would have the option of either (1) continuing to burn fuel oil grade number 6 until 2021, but switching immediately thereafter to fuel oil grade number 2 or (2) switching from fuel oil grade number 4 to fuel oil grade number 2 by 2025 (instead of 2030).Laid Over by Council  Action details Not available
T2014-0002 * ~coupledCoupled on GOCommissioner of DeedsCommissioner of Deeds Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 1186-2016 ADaniel Dromm ~coupledA and GOAmending the definitions of sexual orientation and gender in the New York city human rights law.IntroductionThis bill would amend the definitions for sexual orientation and gender in the New York City Human Rights Law.   Action details Not available
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Int 0752-2015 CThe Public Advocate (Ms. James)~coupledA and GOInformation regarding employees of city contractors.IntroductionThis bill would require covered developers to submit workforce disclosure records to an agency designated by the Mayor on the number of hours worked, job title, full or part-time designation and gross wages of individuals working on covered projects. Covered developers would also need to provide workforce disclosure records for the gender and race or ethnic group of employees when such information is voluntarily provided for the purpose of reporting to the city. By no later than October 31, 2021 the mayoral agency designated to administer this program would be required to make such information available online only when it could be sufficiently anonymized, and, beginning no later than October 31, 2022, publish such information in a report every five years.   Action details Not available
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Int 1538-2017 ADaniel Dromm ~coupledA and GORequiring the DOE to post contact information for each school related to reporting incidents of bullying, harassment, intimidation and discrimination.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Education (DOE) to report information on its website regarding how to report incidents of bullying, harassment, intimidation or discrimination, including information about to which school staff such reports may me made; email addresses designated by DOE to receive reports of such incidents; and information guiding students, parents and staff members to visit their individual school websites for more information. The bill would require DOE to include on each individual school’s website information regarding how to report incidents of bullying, harassment, intimidation or discrimination; the name, email address and phone number of the school’s dignity act coordinator; and any email addresses designated by DOE to receive reports of such incidents. The bill would require the DOE to update the names and contact information posted on the websites at least twice per school year, as necessary.   Action details Not available
Int 1757-2017 AMark Treyger~coupledA and GORequiring DOE to report information on student-to-student bullying, harassment, intimidation and discrimination.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Education (DOE) to report every six months on the number of material incidents of student-to-student bullying, harassment, intimidation or discrimination in violation of Chancellor’s Regulation A-832, as well as the number of complaints received, disaggregated by community school district and individual high school. The bill would also require the DOE to annually report on supports it provides related to preventing, reporting, and addressing such incidents, any trends seen in the data, any recommendations the DOE has to address such trends, and, for each school, whether the school has completed the training required pursuant to Chancellor’s Regulation A-832. Beginning with the report due on May 31, 2020, the bi-annual reports would be required to include information on the total number of notices provided to parents and the average and median number of days between the receipt of a complaint and the provision of a notice. Additionally, the bill would require the reports to include information on the number of students who have been determined by the DOE to be involved in two or more material incidents within a school year, and of those students, the number of students for whom follow-up action was recommended, and a description of the follow-up action recommended. The information required by the reports beginning in May 2020 would be required to be disaggregated by whether students were targeted by bullying, harassment, intimidation or discrimination, or were engaged in bullying, harassment, intimidation or discrimination.   Action details Not available
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Int 1651-2017 ACosta G. Constantinides~coupledA and GOMonitoring electricity and fossil fuel usage in certain facilities.IntroductionProposed Int. No. 1651-A would require the Department of Citywide Administrative Services (DCAS) to provide an annual report on electricity and fossil fuel use in certain City-owned buildings, including identifying whether such buildings have been fitted with equipment for monitoring energy usage in near real-time. This bill would also require DCAS, in conjunction with other appropriate city agencies, to coordinate the installation of energy usage equipment and any necessary software in all city buildings that DCAS identifies as appropriate to receive such installation.   Action details Not available
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Int 1737-2017 *Julissa Ferreras-Copeland~coupledGOMorris Park Business Improvement District, BronxIntroductionThis local law would establish the Morris Park business improvement district (BID) in the borough of the Bronx.   Action details Not available
Int 1783-2017 *Daniel R. Garodnick~coupledGOAmending a definition related to a credit against the commercial rent tax.IntroductionThis local law would amend the definitions of base rent and total income for purposes of the Small Business Tax Credit against the Commercial Rent Tax.   Action details Not available
Res 1763-2017 *Julissa Ferreras-Copeland~coupledPreconsidered - GOLU 826 - Saint Marks, BrooklynResolution    Action details Not available
Res 1764-2017 *Julissa Ferreras-Copeland~coupledPreconsidered - GOLU 827 - Cooper Square Senior Housing, ManhattanResolution    Action details Not available
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Int 1062-2016 AMargaret S. Chin~coupledA and GORequiring a study on the feasibility of providing language classes to certain children in foster care.IntroductionThis bill would require the Administration for Children’s Services (ACS) to complete a study regarding its ability to provide access to language classes for any child between the ages of 3 years and 12 years who was removed from the custody of parents or guardians that are limited English proficient individuals and who has been in the custody of ACS for at least 6 months. The bill would also require ACS initiate a process to identify and track whether parents or guardians of children in foster care are limited English proficient individuals.   Action details Not available
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Int 1241-2016 ARafael L. Espinal, Jr.~coupledA and GODiaper changing accommodations.IntroductionThis bill would require that new or renovated buildings that contain places of public accommodation include diaper changing tables that are accessible to persons regardless of their gender.   Action details Not available
Int 1678-2017 BPeter A. Koo~coupledA and GOAmending the definition of harassment to include discriminatory threats and requests for proof of citizenship status.IntroductionThis bill would add discriminatory threats and requesting additional identification where the person has already provided an owner with a type of government-issued identification to the definition of harassing acts.   Action details Not available
Int 1764-2017 ABarry S. Grodenchik~coupledA and GOJ-51 benefit eligibilityIntroductionThis bill would increase the assessed value limitation for eligibility of J-51 improvements to $32,000 per dwelling unit, and would increase each year by the cost-of-living adjustment percentage.   Action details Not available
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Int 1533-2017 AMargaret S. Chin~coupledA and GOReporting requirements for summary actions involving urban renewal plans.IntroductionThis bill would require that the Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) notify relevant community boards, borough presidents, and council members when an urban renewal plan is going to expire and report to the mayor, the council, the affected council members and community boards information about all urban renewal areas currently or formerly designated in the City. The bill would also require HPD to post online information about the status of urban renewal plans, including any approved or pending extensions of expiration dates.   Action details Not available
Int 1661-2017 ARafael L. Espinal, Jr.~coupledA and GORequiring the dept of city planning, dept of small business services, and the dept of parks and recreation to develop urban agriculture website.IntroductionThis bill would require the City to develop an urban agriculture website to promote the expansion of urban agriculture in the City. The website would be required to be active by July 1, 2018. The Department of City Planning, the Department of Small Business Services, and the Department of Parks and Recreation would be required to prepare content for the website. Agencies responsible for the construction and maintenance of the website would be required to issue a review of the website’s efficacy to the City Council by January 1, 2019.   Action details Not available
Res 1761-2017 *I. Daneek Miller~coupledPreconsidered - GOSupport NYC's application for funding for a capital project under the Restore NY Communities Initiative pursuant to the NYS Urban Development Act, for Station Plaza, Queens.Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1765-2017 *David G. Greenfield~coupledA/M and GOLU 785 - Zoning, Special Harlem River Waterfront District Expansion, Bronx (C 170413 ZMX)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1766-2017 *David G. Greenfield~coupledA/M and GOLU 786 - Zoning, Special Harlem River Waterfront District Expansion, Bronx (N 170414 ZRX)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1767-2017 *David G. Greenfield~coupledGOLU 825 - Planning, SMALL HOMES REHAB-NYCHA - SOUTHEASTERN QUEENS VACANT HOMES-CLUSTER II, Queens (20185130 HAQ)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1770-2017 *David G. Greenfield~coupledPreconsidered - GOLU 830 - Landmarks, 404-SEAT PRIMARY SCHOOL FACILITY, Brooklyn (20175226 SCK)Resolution    Action details Not available
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Int 1618-2017 AVincent J. Gentile~coupledA and GORequiring that DOI conduct public outreach campaigns and issue yearly annual reports on complaints received.IntroductionThe bill would require that the Department of Investigation conduct public outreach efforts to educate the public on how to identify and submit complaints regarding different forms of government corruption, fraud, and waste. The Department will also be required to submit yearly public reports detailing complaints received, the mechanism through which complaints are submitted, and a summary of relevant outreach efforts undertaken by the agency in the previous year.   Action details Not available
Int 1633-2017 AVincent J. Gentile~coupledA and GORequiring DOI to complete vendor name checks for city vendors 30 days prior to the commencement of a contract.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Investigations to conduct vendor name checks thirty days prior to the commencement of a contract with the city.   Action details Not available
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Int 0270-2014 *Annabel Palma~coupledGOName Change, Renaming two thoroughfares and public places, Bronx, East 177th Street.IntroductionThis bill will rename two thoroughfares in the Borough of the Bronx, East 177th Street, and amend the official City map accordingly.   Action details Not available
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Int 1611-2017 ARitchie J. Torres~coupledA and GORequiring the police dept to submit reports on clearance rates of index crimes.IntroductionThis bill would require the New York City Police Department to report on the clearance rates for index crimes by borough.   Action details Not available
Int 1664-2017 ARory I. Lancman~coupledA and GORequiring the police dept to report on the number of arrests and summonses returnable to the Transit Adjudication Bureau for subway fare evasion.IntroductionThis bill would require the New York City Police Department to report on the number summons and arrested issued for subway fare evasion.   Action details Not available
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Res 1771-2017 *Brad S. Lander~coupledPreconsidered - GOM 562 - Anne Holford-Smith, Landmarks Preservation CommissionResolution    Action details Not available
Res 1772-2017 *Brad S. Lander~coupledPreconsidered - GOM 563 - Alameda Sky Chapman, Youth BoardResolution    Action details Not available
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Int 1382-2016 BRobert E. Cornegy, Jr.~coupledA and GOReporting of information on the workforce of contractors performing construction work for the city.IntroductionThis bill would require certain contractors employed to work on city-funded construction projects to disclose to an agency designated by the mayor, the zip code of their employees’ primary address; the address, block, and lot number of the city-funded construction project; and whether such contractor is certified as a minority-owned or women-owned business enterprise. This bill would also require the designated agency to make such disclosures public after the data collected is sufficiently anonymized as well as to report on observable trends in the data. This bill would also create recordkeeping requirements for such contractors and would give the authority to enforce the provisions of this bill to the designated agency.   Action details Not available
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Int 1696-2017 AJames Vacca~coupledA and GOAutomated decision systems used by agencies.IntroductionThis bill would require the creation of a task force that provides recommendations on how information on agency automated decision systems may be shared with the public and how agencies may address instances where people are harmed by agency automated decision systems.   Action details Not available
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Int 1779-2017 *Joseph C. Borelli~SPONSORGovernmental OperationsBroadcasting of mandatory debates.IntroductionThis bill would require that mandatory debates under the Campaign Finance Act be broadcast on a City owned or operated television channel, in addition to any other channel or channels on which they are broadcast.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1780-2017 *Costa G. Constantinides~SPONSOREducationReporting on asthma medication administration forms.IntroductionThe proposed bill would require the Department of Education (DOE) to report on the number of students who have submitted an “Asthma Medication Administration Form” to their schools and the number of times schools have had to use/consult such forms to address a student’s asthma symptoms.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1759-2017 *Robert E. Cornegy, Jr.~SPONSORFire and Criminal Justice ServicesObserve every May 25th as Kalief Browder Day in NYC.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1781-2017 *Daniel Dromm ~SPONSOREducationRequiring DOE to post subdistrict maps online.IntroductionThe proposed bill would require the Department of Education (DOE) to post online maps showing the geographic boundaries used by the DOE and the New York city school construction authority to identify where new capital funding will be targeted for building new schools.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1782-2017 *Daniel Dromm ~SPONSORGovernmental OperationsRequiring DCAS to notify the DOE and the school construction authority when city-owned or leased property of an adequate size is determined to have no current use.IntroductionThe proposed bill would require the Department for Citywide Administrative Services to provide written notice to the New York City Department of Education and the School Construction Authority within 30 days after City-owned or leased property of at least 20,000 square feet is determined to have no current use.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1760-2017 *Rafael L. Espinal, Jr.~SPONSORTechnologyUS Attorney General Jeff Sessions and the US Dept of Justice to consider the importance of independent programming on TV, such as Televisiόn Dominicana, as the AT&T/ Time Warner merger is reviewed.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1783-2017 *Daniel R. Garodnick~SPONSORPreconsidered - FinanceAmending a definition related to a credit against the commercial rent tax.IntroductionThis local law would amend the definitions of base rent and total income for purposes of the Small Business Tax Credit against the Commercial Rent Tax.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1784-2017 *David G. Greenfield~SPONSORSanitation and Solid Waste ManagementRequiring the city to remove snow from sidewalks when abutting landowners fail to do so and plow sidewalks after four inches of snow accumulate.IntroductionThis bill would require the city to plow city sidewalks after four inches of snow accumulate. The removal of sidewalk snow accumulations up to four inches would remain the responsibility of landowners whose properties abut sidewalks but the city would be required to remove snow at the landowner’s expense if necessary. By plowing sidewalks after four inches of snow accumulate, the city would be helping private landowners to provide safer walking conditions on city sidewalks after heavier snowfalls.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1785-2017 *Ben Kallos~SPONSOREducationRequiring DOE to post methodology and data for determining identified seat need.IntroductionThe proposed bill would require the Department of Education (DOE) to post online the methodology and underlying data used by the DOE and the New York City School Construction Authority to calculate identified seat need in the five-year education facilities capital plan.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1761-2017 *I. Daneek Miller~SPONSORPreconsidered - Land UseSupport NYC's application for funding for a capital project under the Restore NY Communities Initiative pursuant to the NYS Urban Development Act, for Station Plaza, Queens.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1786-2017 *Antonio Reynoso~SPONSORLand UseTracking mitigation strategies in final environmental impact statements as part of the uniform land use review process.IntroductionThis bill would require an agency of the Mayor’s choosing to include environmental mitigation strategies among the commitments tracked as part of the publically accessible online database tracking commitments made in relation to uniform land use review applications pursuant to section 206 of the Charter.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1787-2017 *Antonio Reynoso~SPONSORLand UseProvision of community notification by the dept of city planning upon receipt of a completed pre-application statement.IntroductionA Pre-Application Statement (“PAS”) must be submitted to the Department of City Planning (“DCP”) prior to filing most land use and environmental applications, pursuant to 62 RCNY § 10-04. The PAS, which consists of a form and accompanying materials required by the form or by DCP, provides basic pertinent information about a site and proposed project. This bill would require DCP to forward copies of a completed PAS to each affected Borough President, Community Board and Council Member. DCP would also be required to post all completed PASs on its website.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1762-2017 *Antonio Reynoso~SPONSORFinanceAllow NYC to provide a credit against the business corporation and unincorporated business taxes to fleet companies for a portion of the qualifying expenses on safety technology systems.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1788-2017 *Ydanis A. Rodriguez~SPONSORPublic SafetyStudy on hit-and-run incidents.IntroductionThis bill would require the Police Department, in consultation with the Department of Transportation, to conduct a study on hit-and-run incidents in the city and provide a report on the causes of hit-and-run incidents, what leads drivers to flee the scene of such incidents, how such incidents are investigated, and measures that the city can take to decrease the number of hit-and-run incidents and increase the chances that drivers responsible for such incidents are apprehended.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1789-2017 *Helen K. Rosenthal~SPONSORHousing and BuildingsRequiring the DOB to report on buildings which have party-wall balconies.IntroductionThis legislation would require the Department of Buildings (DOB) to audit ten percent of multiple dwellings constructed prior to 1969, in order to obtain information about party-wall balconies in the City, and submit a report by December 31, 2018 with the reports of such audit.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1790-2017 *Mark Treyger~SPONSOREducationRequiring the reporting of information regarding parent-teacher association and parent association chapters in public schools.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Education to report information regarding Parent Associations and Parent Teacher Associations including, but not limited to, the number of parents registered and attending, the frequency of meetings and the annual income.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0826-2017 *Julissa Ferreras-Copeland~SPONSORPreconsidered - FinanceSaint Marks, BrooklynLand Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0827-2017 *Julissa Ferreras-Copeland~SPONSORPreconsidered - FinanceCooper Square Senior Housing, ManhattanLand Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0828-2017 *David G. Greenfield~SPONSORPreconsidered - Zoning & FranchisesZoning, 1965 LAFAYETTE AVENUE REZONING - PARK LANE FAMILY APARTMENTS, Bronx (20185128 HAX)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0828-2017 *David G. Greenfield  Zoning, 1965 LAFAYETTE AVENUE REZONING - PARK LANE FAMILY APARTMENTS, Bronx (20185128 HAX)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0829-2017 *David G. Greenfield~SPONSORPreconsidered - Zoning & FranchisesZoning, 1965 LAFAYETTE AVENUE REZONING - PARK LANE FAMILY APARTMENTS, Bronx (20185129 HAX)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0829-2017 *David G. Greenfield  Zoning, 1965 LAFAYETTE AVENUE REZONING - PARK LANE FAMILY APARTMENTS, Bronx (20185129 HAX)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0830-2017 *David G. Greenfield~SPONSORPreconsidered - Landmarks, Public Siting, and Maritime UsesLandmarks, 404-SEAT PRIMARY SCHOOL FACILITY, Brooklyn (20175226 SCK)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0830-2017 *David G. Greenfield  Landmarks, 404-SEAT PRIMARY SCHOOL FACILITY, Brooklyn (20175226 SCK)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0831-2017 *David G. Greenfield~SPONSORLandmarks, Public Siting, and Maritime UsesLandmarks, The Salvation Army Headquarters,120-130 West 14th Street, Manhattan (N 180133 HKM)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0831-2017 *David G. Greenfield  Landmarks, The Salvation Army Headquarters,120-130 West 14th Street, Manhattan (N 180133 HKM)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0832-2017 *David G. Greenfield~SPONSORPlanning, Dispositions and ConcessionsPlanning, UHAB, Manhattan (20185132 HAM)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0832-2017 *David G. Greenfield  Planning, UHAB, Manhattan (20185132 HAM)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0833-2017 *David G. Greenfield~SPONSORPlanning, Dispositions and ConcessionsPlanning, 249 Mother Gaston Boulevard, Brooklyn (20185127 HAK)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0833-2017 *David G. Greenfield  Planning, 249 Mother Gaston Boulevard, Brooklyn (20185127 HAK)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available