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File #: Int 1440-2019    Version: * Name: Requiring the department of investigation to create a web application to track and assess agency cooperation and compliance with investigations and recommendations.
Type: Introduction Status: Laid Over in Committee
Committee: Committee on Oversight and Investigations
On agenda: 2/13/2019
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring the department of investigation to create a web application to track and assess agency cooperation and compliance with investigations and recommendations
Sponsors: Ritchie J. Torres, Laurie A. Cumbo, Justin L. Brannan, Robert F. Holden, Diana Ayala
Council Member Sponsors: 5
Summary: This bill would require the Department of Investigation (Department) to develop and maintain a web application on its website that reports the Department’s current assessment of each city agency’s cooperation and compliance with the Department’s investigations and recommendations.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 1440, 2. Int. No. 1440, 3. February 13, 2019 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 4. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 2-13-19, 5. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - February 13, 2019, 6. Committee Report 11/13/19, 7. Hearing Testimony 11/13/19

Int. No. 1440

 

By Council Members Torres, Cumbo, Brannan, Holden and Ayala

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring the department of investigation to create a web application to track and assess agency cooperation and compliance with investigations and recommendations

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. The administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new title 33 to read as follows:

TITLE 33

INVESTIGATIONS

CHAPTER 1

GENERAL PROVISIONS

§ 33-101 Definitions. As used in this title, the following terms have the following meanings:

Commissioner. The term “commissioner” means the commissioner of investigation.

Department. The term “department” means the department of investigation.

Investigation. The term “investigation” means any investigation made by the department.

Recommendation. The term “recommendation” means any recommendation made by the department in the course of an investigation or as the result of an investigation.

CHAPTER 2

REPORTING

                     § 33-201 Website and reporting. a. The commissioner shall develop and maintain a web application on the department’s website for the purposes of tracking and assessing agency cooperation and compliance with investigations and recommendations. For each agency investigated, the web application shall set forth the recommendations made to the agency and state whether each recommendation was accepted or rejected by the agency to which it was made. For each accepted recommendation, the web application shall indicate whether the accepting agency implemented the recommendation.

                     b. The web application required by this section shall be made available online, to the public, by no later than July 1, 2019, and thereafter shall be updated as necessary to reflect the current status of each agency’s cooperation and compliance.

§ 2. This local law takes effect immediately.

 

 

 

 

 

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