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File #: Int 0140-2010    Version: * Name: NYPD to allow individuals to request certain records through its website.
Type: Introduction Status: Filed
Committee: Committee on Public Safety
On agenda: 4/14/2010
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring the New York City Police Department to allow individuals to request certain records through its website.
Sponsors: Daniel Dromm , Leroy G. Comrie, Jr., Julissa Ferreras-Copeland, Lewis A. Fidler, Vincent J. Gentile, Letitia James, Karen Koslowitz, Melissa Mark-Viverito, Annabel Palma, Ydanis A. Rodriguez, Albert Vann, Jumaane D. Williams, Michael C. Nelson
Council Member Sponsors: 13
Int. No. 140
 
By Council Members Dromm, Comrie, Ferreras, Fidler, Gentile, James, Koslowitz, Mark-Viverito, Palma, Rodriguez, Sanders Jr., Vann, Williams, Foster and Nelson
 
 
A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring the New York City Police Department to allow individuals to request certain records through its website.  
 
 
Be it enacted by the Council as follows:
 
      Section 1.  Chapter one of title 14 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended to add a new section 14-152, to read as follows:
§14-152.  Records available on the world wide web.  The department's website shall provide a manner in which individuals may submit an on-line request for certain records, including but not limited to (a) reports verifying a crime or listing lost property and (b) police accident reports.  
      § 2. This local law shall take effect 180 days after its enactment into law, provided that the commissioner may take any actions necessary prior to such effective date for the implementation of this local law including, but not limited to, promulgating rules and regulations.
 
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