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File #: Int 1118-2018    Version: * Name: Additional reporting requirements for the department of veterans’ services.
Type: Introduction Status: Laid Over in Committee
Committee: Committee on Veterans
On agenda: 9/26/2018
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to additional reporting requirements for the department of veterans' services
Sponsors: Chaim M. Deutsch, Robert F. Holden, Paul A. Vallone
Council Member Sponsors: 3
Summary: This bill would require the Department of Veterans’ Services (DVS) to submit an annual report to the council including specific personnel and performance indicators. Specifically, DVS would be required to report on the number of employees serving in each title within the agency as well as the services provided by each title. In addition, this report would include an accounting of the number of veterans who received services from DVS as well as how veterans and their families learned about the services provided by the agency.
Indexes: Report Required
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 1118, 2. Int. No. 1118, 3. September 26, 2018 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 4. Committee Report 10/29/18, 5. Hearing Testimony 10/29/18, 6. Hearing Transcript 10/29/18
Date Ver.Prime SponsorAction ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsMultimedia
10/29/2018*Chaim M. Deutsch Committee on Veterans Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/29/2018*Chaim M. Deutsch Committee on Veterans Laid Over by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/26/2018*Chaim M. Deutsch City Council Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/26/2018*Chaim M. Deutsch City Council Introduced by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available

Int. No. 1118

 

By Council Members Deutsch, Holden and Vallone

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to additional reporting requirements for the department of veterans’ services

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Title 31 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 31-106 to read as follows:

§ 31-106 Reporting requirements. a. The department shall submit to the council a report concerning the department’s performance on the following indicators:

1. Personnel indicators. The department shall report the number of total employees and the title of each employee as well as the enumerated services provided by each employee serving in each title within the department; and

2. Performance indicators. The department shall report the number of veterans and their families to whom services have been provided by the department and the methods by which such veterans and their families learned about the services provided by the department.

b. The report required by subdivision a of this section shall be submitted to the council on an annual basis concurrent with the issuance of the mayor’s management report. The period of reporting shall be for the most recent fiscal year.

§2. This local law takes effect 120 days after it becomes law.

 

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8/15/2018