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File #: Int 0647-2018    Version: * Name: Peer support services for veterans.
Type: Introduction Status: Laid Over in Committee
Committee: Committee on Veterans
On agenda: 3/7/2018
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to peer support services for veterans
Sponsors: Mathieu Eugene, Kalman Yeger
Council Member Sponsors: 2
Summary: This bill would require the city to offer more peer support for veterans.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 647, 2. Int. No. 647, 3. March 7, 2018 - Stated Meeting Agenda, 4. Committee Report 6/19/18, 5. Hearing Testimony 6/19/18, 6. Hearing Transcript 6/19/18

Int. No. 647

 

By Council Members Eugene and Yeger

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to peer support services for veterans

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Subchapter 3 of chapter one of title 3 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 3-130 to read as follows:

§ 3-130 Peer support services. The office of veterans’ affairs shall establish a peer support hotline and other peer support services in partnership with veterans associations and organizations which service veterans. The office of veterans’ affairs shall post on its website the peer support hotline phone number and information concerning other peer support services offered.

§ 2. This local law takes effect 90 days after it becomes law.

 

 

BBB/KET / BM

Int. 324-2014 / LS 1392 / Int. 503-2011

LS # 699

12/28/17 2:45 p.m.