File #: Int 0552-2022    Version: Name: Reporting demographic information of members of the fire department at fire companies and special operations units.
Type: Introduction Status: Enacted
Committee: Committee on Fire and Emergency Management
On agenda: 6/16/2022
Enactment date: 11/28/2022 Law number: 2022/118
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to reporting demographic information of members of the fire department at fire companies and special operations units
Sponsors: Kevin C. Riley, Tiffany Cabán, Christopher Marte, Crystal Hudson, Lincoln Restler, Julie Won, Selvena N. Brooks-Powers, Shaun Abreu, Marjorie Velázquez, Shekar Krishnan, Amanda Farías, Carmen N. De La Rosa, Pierina Ana Sanchez, Mercedes Narcisse, Julie Menin, Farah N. Louis, Althea V. Stevens, Shahana K. Hanif, Alexa Avilés, Kristin Richardson Jordan, Carlina Rivera , Darlene Mealy, (by request of the Bronx Borough President)
Council Member Sponsors: 22
Summary: The proposed legislation would require the Fire Department to submit to the Mayor and the Speaker of the Council, and post on the Department’s website, an annual report on the number of employees assigned to each firehouse or special operations unit, disaggregated by gender and race or ethnicity, as well as the number of individuals who reside within the immediate service area of each fire company, disaggregated by gender and race or ethnicity.
Indexes: Report Required
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 552-A, 2. Summary of Int. No. 552, 3. Int. No. 552, 4. June 16, 2022 - Stated Meeting Agenda, 5. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 6-16-22, 6. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - June 16, 2022, 7. Committee Report 9/19/22, 8. Hearing Testimony 9/19/22, 9. Hearing Transcript 9/19/22, 10. Proposed Int. No. 552-A - 10/27/22, 11. Committee Report 11/3/22, 12. Hearing Transcript 11/3/22, 13. November 3, 2022 - Stated Meeting Agenda, 14. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 11-3-22, 15. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - November 3, 2022, 16. Int. No. 552-A (FINAL), 17. Fiscal Impact Statement, 18. Local Law 118
Date Ver.Prime SponsorAction ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsMultimedia
11/29/2022AKevin C. Riley City Council Recved from Mayor by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
11/28/2022AKevin C. Riley Mayor Signed Into Law by Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
11/28/2022AKevin C. Riley Mayor Bill Signing Scheduled by Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
11/16/2022AKevin C. Riley Mayor Hearing Held by Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
11/3/2022AKevin C. Riley City Council Sent to Mayor by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
11/3/2022AKevin C. Riley City Council Approved by CouncilPass Action details Meeting details Not available
11/3/2022*Kevin C. Riley Committee on Fire and Emergency Management Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
11/3/2022*Kevin C. Riley Committee on Fire and Emergency Management Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Meeting details Not available
11/3/2022*Kevin C. Riley Committee on Fire and Emergency Management Amended by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
11/3/2022AKevin C. Riley Committee on Fire and Emergency Management Approved by CommitteePass Action details Meeting details Not available
9/19/2022*Kevin C. Riley Committee on Fire and Emergency Management Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/19/2022*Kevin C. Riley Committee on Fire and Emergency Management Laid Over by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
6/16/2022*Kevin C. Riley City Council Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
6/16/2022*Kevin C. Riley City Council Introduced by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available

Int. No. 552-A

 

By Council Members Riley, Cabán, Marte, Hudson, Restler, Won, Brooks-Powers, Abreu, Velázquez, Krishnan, Farías, De La Rosa, Sanchez, Narcisse, Menin, Louis, Stevens, Hanif, Aviles, Richardson Jordan, Rivera and Mealy (by request of the Bronx Borough President)

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to reporting demographic information of members of the fire department at fire companies and special operations units

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Chapter 1 of title 15 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 15-145 to read as follows:

§ 15-145 Annual report on demographic information of employees of the department assigned to fire companies and special operations units. a. No later than January 15, 2023, and annually thereafter, the department shall submit to the mayor and the speaker of the council, and post on its website, a report containing the following information:

1. The number of employees assigned to each fire company and special operations unit, disaggregated by: (i) gender and (ii) race or ethnicity. Such reporting shall include information on employees on detail, desk or modified assignment, or medical leave.

2. The number of individuals who reside within the immediate service area of each fire company, disaggregated by gender and race or ethnicity.

b. For purposes of the public report required pursuant to subdivision a of this section, if a category contains between one and five members of the uniformed force, the number shall be replaced with a symbol. A category that contains zero shall be reported as zero. 

§ 2. This law takes effect immediately.

 

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