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File #: Int 1675-2019    Version: Name: Distribution of information regarding summer meals.
Type: Introduction Status: Laid Over in Committee
Committee: Committee on Education
On agenda: 8/14/2019
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to the distribution of information regarding summer meals
Sponsors: Deborah L. Rose, Ben Kallos, Margaret S. Chin, Diana Ayala , Vanessa L. Gibson, Brad S. Lander, Farah N. Louis, Paul A. Vallone
Council Member Sponsors: 8
Summary: This bill amends existing law that requires the Department of Education to provide information on the summer meals program by June 1 annually to the Council and other elected local leaders, by additionally requiring that the same information be provided to every student and also include the three locations nearest to each student’s school of attendance where meals will be available.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 1675-A, 2. Summary of Int. No. 1675, 3. Int. No. 1675, 4. August 14, 2019 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 5. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 8-14-19, 6. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - August 14, 2019, 7. Committee Report 9/18/19, 8. Report - Growing Food Equity in New York City, 9. Hearing Testimony 9/18/19, 10. Hearing Transcript 9/18/19, 11. Proposed Int. No. 1675-A - 2/21/20
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9/18/2019*Deborah L. Rose Committee on General Welfare Laid Over by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/18/2019*Deborah L. Rose Committee on General Welfare Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/18/2019*Deborah L. Rose Committee on Economic Development Laid Over by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/18/2019*Deborah L. Rose Committee on Economic Development Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/18/2019*Deborah L. Rose Committee on Education Laid Over by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/18/2019*Deborah L. Rose Committee on Education Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
8/14/2019*Deborah L. Rose City Council Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
8/14/2019*Deborah L. Rose City Council Introduced by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available

Proposed Int. No. 1675-A

 

By Council Members Rose, Kallos, Chin, Ayala, Gibson, Lander, Louis and Vallone

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to the distribution of information regarding summer meals

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

Section 1. Subdivision b of section 21-979 of the administrative code of the city of New York, as added by local law number 4 for the year 2018, is amended to read as follows:

b. No later than June 1, 2018, and annually thereafter no later than June 1, the department shall make available information regarding summer meals including, but not limited to, locations where such meals will be available, the times and dates during which such meals will be available and any guidelines regarding eligibility for such meals. Such information shall be:

1. [posted] Posted on the department’s website, the website of any city agency collaborating with the department and the website of the 311 customer service center; [and]

2. [distributed] Distributed to council members, borough presidents, community boards, community education councils, parent associations and parent teacher associations[.] ; and

3. Provided to every student, and shall include the three locations nearest to each student’s school of attendance where such meals will be available, at the time such information is provided.

§ 2. This local law takes effect immediately.

 

 

 

 

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