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File #: Int 1624-2019    Version: * Name: Tracking statistically significant changes to key disparity indicators in M/WBE procurement.
Type: Introduction Status: Laid Over in Committee
Committee: Committee on Contracts
On agenda: 6/26/2019
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to tracking statistically significant changes to key disparity indicators in M/WBE procurement
Sponsors: Ben Kallos, Alicka Ampry-Samuel , Barry S. Grodenchik
Council Member Sponsors: 3
Summary: This Bill would require the Division of Economic and Financial Opportunity within the Department of Small Business Services to regularly update the percentage difference of any change between the immediately preceding M/WBE disparity study findings and the real number of vendors available for each industry classification of potential M/WBE vendors. The bill would also require the division’s updated vendor directory to be submitted to the Council at the same time it is sent to contracting agencies..
Indexes: Agency Rule-making Required, Oversight, Report Required
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 1624, 2. Int. No. 1624, 3. Committee Report 6/20/19, 4. Hearing Testimony 6/20/19, 5. Hearing Transcript 6/20/19, 6. June 26, 2019 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 7. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 6-26-19, 8. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - June 26, 2019

Preconsidered Int. No. 1624

 

By Council Members Kallos, Ampry-Samuel and Grodenchik

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to tracking statistically significant changes to key disparity indicators in M/WBE procurement

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

     

Section 1. Paragraph 1 of subdivision e of section 6-129 of the administrative code of the city of New York, as amended by local law number 1 for the year 2013, is amended to read as follows:

                     (1) The division shall create and maintain and periodically update directories by industry classification of MBEs, WBEs, and EBEs which it shall supply to all agencies and the council, post on its website and on other relevant city websites and make available for dissemination and/or public inspection at its offices and other locations within each borough. Such directories shall, for each industry classification of MBEs, WBEs and EBEs, indicate the percentage difference of any change from the immediately preceding finding of disparity in the review required by paragraph 4 of subdivision e of this section.

                     § 2. This local law takes effect 120 days after it becomes law, except that the commissioner of small business services and the city chief procurement officer may take all actions necessary for its implementation, including the promulgation of rules, before such effective date.

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LS # 11187

6/18/19 6:03 PM