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File #: Int 1273-2016    Version: * Name: Reporting on the capital needs of public housing.
Type: Introduction Status: Filed (End of Session)
Committee: Committee on Public Housing
On agenda: 9/14/2016
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to reporting on the capital needs of public housing
Sponsors: Ritchie J. Torres, The Public Advocate (Ms. James), Donovan J. Richards, Margaret S. Chin, Ydanis A. Rodriguez
Council Member Sponsors: 5
Summary: This bill would require the New York City Housing Authority (“NYCHA”) to make publicly available online and submit to the Council an annual report on the capital needs of the public housing located in the City, including the capital needs of each building containing public housing, the aggregate capital needs of all public housing, and the amount of money NYCHA plans to spend to address the capital needs of each building.
Indexes: Oversight, Report Required
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 1273, 2. September 14, 2016 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files
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12/31/2017*Ritchie J. Torres City Council Filed (End of Session)  Action details Meeting details Not available
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Int. No. 1273

 

By Council Members Torres, the Public Advocate (Ms. James), Richards, Chin and Rodriguez

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to reporting on the capital needs of public housing

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Chapter 1 of title 3 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new subchapter 4 to read as follows:

SUBCHAPTER 4

REPORTS RELATED TO PUBLIC HOUSING

§ 3-140 General.

§ 3-141 Report on capital needs.

 

§ 3-140 General. As used in this subchapter:

Public housing. The term “public housing” has the meaning ascribed to such term in section 1437a of title 42 of the United States code.

§ 3-141 Report on capital needs. a. No later than 60 days after the end of each calendar year, beginning with the first calendar year that commences after the effective date of the local law that added this section, the New York city housing authority shall make publicly available online and submit to the council a report on the capital needs of the public housing located in the city. Such report shall include, at a minimum, the following information, disaggregated by public housing development, borough and council district:

1. For each building that contains public housing, the capital needs of such building;

2. The aggregate capital needs of all public housing; and

3. For each building that contains public housing, the amount of money the New York city housing authority is planning to spend to address the capital needs of such building.

b. Such information shall be made publicly available in a non-proprietary format that permits automated processing.

§ 2. This local law takes effect immediately.

 

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