New York City Council Header
File #: Int 0466-2018    Version: * Name: Establishment of an immigrant affairs coordinator within the department of parks and recreation.
Type: Introduction Status: Committee
Committee: Committee on Parks and Recreation
On agenda: 2/14/2018
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to the establishment of an immigrant affairs coordinator within the department of parks and recreation
Sponsors: Daniel Dromm
Council Member Sponsors: 1
Summary: This bill would require the Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR) to establish an “Immigrant Affairs Coordinator” who would act as a liaison between DPR and immigrant communities to help them engage more with park services.
Indexes: Oversight
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 466, 2. Int. No. 466, 3. February 14, 2018 - Stated Meeting Agenda

Int. No. 466

 

 By Council Member Dromm

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to the establishment of an immigrant affairs coordinator within the department of parks and recreation

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

Section 1.  Chapter one of title eighteen of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 18-155 to read as follows:

§18-155 Establishment of immigrant affairs coordinator. There shall be established within the department the position of "Immigrant Affairs Coordinator".  The duties of any person who shall have this position shall be determined by the commissioner, and shall include, but need not be limited to, acting as liaison to immigrant communities throughout New York city on behalf of the department, and consulting with other members of the department on program implementation as it relates to immigrants.

§2. This local law takes effect 180 days after it becomes law.

 

KS

LS 933/Int. 654/2015

LS 1096

1/3/18