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File #: Int 1820-2019    Version: * Name: Enhancing civilian enforcement to mitigate construction dust emissions.
Type: Introduction Status: Committee
Committee: Committee on Environmental Protection
On agenda: 12/10/2019
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to enhancing civilian enforcement to mitigate construction dust emissions
Sponsors: Stephen T. Levin, Ben Kallos
Council Member Sponsors: 2
Summary: This bill would require the Department of Environmental Protection to publish best practices for filing citizen complaints of violations for failure to mitigate construction dust. The Department would be required to publish information including forms and procedures for filing complaints. The information would also be required to be made available through the 311 website and mobile application.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 1820, 2. Int. No. 1820, 3. December 10, 2019 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 4. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 12-10-19, 5. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - December 10, 2019

Int. No. 1820

 

By Council Members Levin and Kallos

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to enhancing civilian enforcement to mitigate construction dust emissions

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Section 24-146 of the administrative code of the city of New York, as amended by local law number 38 for the year 2015, is amended by adding a new subdivision g to read as follows:

(g) On or before January 1, 2020, the department shall publish on its website information related to filing citizen complaints regarding violations of this section pursuant to section 24-182. Such information shall include but need not be limited to forms for filing complaints and guidance on procedures for filing such complaints including gathering supporting documentation. Such information shall also be provided on any website or mobile application used by the 311 customer service center for the intake of 311 requests from the public.

§ 2. This bill takes effect immediately.

 

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