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File #: Int 1824-2019    Version: * Name: Requiring the police dept, fire dept and dept of emergency management to have access to data from school bus tracking devices.
Type: Introduction Status: Committee
Committee: Committee on Education
On agenda: 12/19/2019
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring the police department, fire department and department of emergency management to have access to data from school bus tracking devices
Sponsors: Adrienne E. Adams, Donovan J. Richards, Brad S. Lander, Diana Ayala , Ben Kallos, Keith Powers , Peter A. Koo, Barry S. Grodenchik, Farah N. Louis, Justin L. Brannan, Kalman Yeger , Margaret S. Chin
Council Member Sponsors: 12
Summary: This bill would require the Police Department, Fire Department and Department of Emergency Management to have access to GPS data regarding the real time location of school buses transporting students to or from school.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 1824, 2. Int. No. 1824, 3. December 19, 2019 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 4. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 12-19-19, 5. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - December 19, 2019

Int. No. 1824

 

By Council Members Adams, Richards, Lander, Ayala, Kallos, Powers, Koo, Grodenchik, Louis, Brannan, Yeger and Chin

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring the police department, fire department and department of emergency management to have access to data from school bus tracking devices

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Subdivision d of section 19-609 of the administrative code of the city of New York, as added by local law 32 for the year 2019, is amended to read as follows:

d. GPS data regarding the real time location and velocity of the bus or other motor vehicle used to transport students to or from schools shall be made available electronically to the department, police department, fire department, department of emergency management, as well as to authorized parents or guardians of students who are being transported by such bus or other motor vehicle.

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

 

 

 

JEF

LS 13136

8/15/2019