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File #: Int 0524-2014    Version: Name: Contracts of the department of design and construction.
Type: Introduction Status: Filed (End of Session)
Committee: Committee on Contracts
On agenda: 10/22/2014
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to contracts of the department of design and construction.
Sponsors: James G. Van Bramer, Helen K. Rosenthal, Costa G. Constantinides, Peter A. Koo
Council Member Sponsors: 4
Attachments: 1. Int. No. 524 - 10/22/14
Date Ver.Prime SponsorAction ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsMultimedia
12/31/2017AJames G. Van Bramer City Council Filed (End of Session)  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/22/2014*James G. Van Bramer City Council Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/22/2014*James G. Van Bramer City Council Introduced by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
Proposed Int. No. 524-A
 
By Council Members Van Bramer, Rosenthal, Constantinides and Koo
 
 
A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to contracts of the department of design and construction.
 
 
Be it enacted by the Council as follows:
Section       1.  Chapter 1 of title 6 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 6-139 to read as follows:
      § 6-139.  Department of design and construction contracts.  a.  Definitions.  For the purposes of this section, the following terms shall have the following meanings:
"Agency" shall mean a city, county, borough, or other office, position, administration, department, division, bureau, board or commission, or a corporation, institution or agency of government, the expenses of which are paid in whole or in part from the city treasury.
"New York city affiliated agency" shall mean any entity for which expenses are paid in whole or in part from the city treasury or of which the majority of the members of its board are city officials or are appointed directly or indirectly by city officials.
b.  The commissioner of the department of design and construction shall prepare and submit to the speaker of the council quarterly reports regarding construction contracts executed pursuant to the powers and duties set forth in subdivision a of section 1202 of the charter of the city of New York.  Such reports, which shall be submitted to the speaker of the council and posted on the website of the department of design and construction by January first, April first, July first, and October first of each year, shall include, but not be limited to, the following information for each contract: (i) the agency or New York city affiliated agency for whom the department of design and construction manages the construction project; (ii) a description of the construction project; (iii) the contractor(s) and subcontractor(s); (iv) the original contract value; (v) the total value of contract expenditures to date and funds remaining on the contract; and (vi) to the extent that such contract is modified or extended, the cost and basis for any such contract modification or extension.
§2.  This local law shall take effect ninety days after its enactment into law.
 
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