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Meeting Name: City Council Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 2/1/2012 1:30 PM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: Council Chambers - City Hall
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    1.       Roll call Video Video
    2.Delivered by: Reverend T. Kenjitsu Nakagaki, Buddhist Council of New York City, The Interfaith Center of New York, 475 Riverside Drive, New York, N.Y. 10115 Motion to spread the invocation in full upon the record by Council Member Chin.      Video Video
    3.Motion that the Minutes of the Charter Meeting of January 4, 2012 be adopted as printed by Council Member Brewer.      Video Video
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M 0741-2012 *  Rules, Privileges and ElectionsErika Thomas-Yuille, New York City Conflicts of Interest BoardMayor's Message Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
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M 0742-2012 *  TransportationBase Station License, La Corona Car Services Inc.Communication Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
M 0743-2012 *  TransportationBase Station License, One Mexicaly Car Service Corp.Communication Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
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M 0744-2012 *Leroy G. Comrie, Jr. Coupled on Call-Up VoteZoning, West Village Residences, LLC and Saint Vincent’s Catholic Medical Centers, ManhattanLand Use Call-Up Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
M 0745-2012 *Diana Reyna Coupled on Call-Up VoteSidewalk café, 136 Metropolitan Ave, Brooklyn (20115825 TCK)Land Use Call-Up Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 0729-2011 ADarlene Mealy Amended and Coupled on GOPosting of material terms of contracts entered into by the city on a newly created public, online searchable database.Introduction Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1209-2012 *Domenic M. Recchia, Jr. Preconsidered - Coupled on GOApproving the new designation and changes in the designation of certain organizations to receive funding in the Expense Budget.Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 0751-2012 AMaria Del Carmen Arroyo Amended and Coupled on GOChild fatality review advisory team.Introduction Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Int 0753-2012 AAnnabel Palma Amended and Coupled on GORequiring the department of health and mental hygiene to track and report deaths of homeless persons in the NYC.Introduction Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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LU 0536-2011 *Leroy G. Comrie, Jr.  Landmarks, Borough Hall Skyscraper Historic District (20125120 HKK (N 120069 HKK)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1210-2012 *Leroy G. Comrie, Jr. Coupled on GOLU 536 - Landmarks, Borough Hall Skyscraper Historic District (20125120 HKK (N 120069 HKK)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0547-2011 *Leroy G. Comrie, Jr.  Landmarks, Union League Club, 38 E. 37th St. CD# 3 (20125188 HKM (N 120101 HKM)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1211-2012 *Leroy G. Comrie, Jr. Coupled on GOLU 547 - Landmarks, Union League Club, 38 E. 37th St. CD# 3 (20125188 HKM (N 120101 HKM)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0548-2011 *Leroy G. Comrie, Jr.  Landmarks, St. Casimir’s Roman Catholic Church a.k.a The Paul Robeson Theater, 40 Greene Ave, CD#35 (20125189 HKK (N 120099 HKK)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1212-2012 *Leroy G. Comrie, Jr. Coupled on GOLU 548 - Landmarks, St. Casimir’s Roman Catholic Church a.k.a The Paul Robeson Theater, 40 Greene Ave, CD#35 (20125189 HKK (N 120099 HKK)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0549-2011 *Leroy G. Comrie, Jr.  Landmarks, Grand Concourse Historic District, CD#'s 16 &17 (20125190 HKX (N 120100 HKX)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1213-2012 *Leroy G. Comrie, Jr. Coupled on GOLU 549 - Landmarks, Grand Concourse Historic District, CD#'s 16 &17 (20125190 HKX (N 120100 HKX)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0550-2011 *Leroy G. Comrie, Jr.  Landmarks, 29 Cottage Place House, 29 Cottage Place, CD#49 (20125191 HKR (N 120097 HKR)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1214-2012 *Leroy G. Comrie, Jr. Coupled on GOLU 550 - Landmarks, 29 Cottage Place House, 29 Cottage Place, CD#49 (20125191 HKR (N 120097 HKR)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0551-2011 *Leroy G. Comrie, Jr.  Landmarks, Bell Laboratory Complex a.k.a. Westbeth Artist Housing, 445-465 W. St, 137-169 Bank St, 51-77 Bethune St and 734-754 Washington St, CD#3 (20125192 HKM (N 120098 HKM)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1215-2012 *Leroy G. Comrie, Jr. Coupled on GOLU 551 - Landmarks, Bell Laboratory Complex a.k.a. Westbeth Artist Housing, 445-465 W. St, 137-169 Bank St, 51-77 Bethune St and 734-754 Washington St, CD#3 (20125192 HKM (N 120098 HKM)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0556-2012 *Leroy G. Comrie, Jr.  ULURP, 1600 Sedgwick Ave, Bronx (20125304 HAX)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1216-2012 *Leroy G. Comrie, Jr. Coupled on GOLU 556 - ULURP, 1600 Sedgwick Ave, Bronx (20125304 HAX)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
    12.       Video Video
Int 0301-2010 ADaniel R. Garodnick Coupled on GOParking violations issued for the failure to display a muni-meter receipt.Introduction Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Int 0501-2011 AErik Martin Dilan Coupled on GONotification by a mortgagee commencing an action to recover residential real property.Introduction Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
T2010-0002 * ~coupledCoupled on GOCommissioner of DeedsCommissioner of Deeds Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 0729-2011 ADarlene Mealy~coupledA and GOPosting of material terms of contracts entered into by the city on a newly created public, online searchable database.Introduction    Action details Not available
Res 1209-2012 *Domenic M. Recchia, Jr.~coupledPreconsidered - GOApproving the new designation and changes in the designation of certain organizations to receive funding in the Expense Budget.Resolution    Action details Not available
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Int 0751-2012 AMaria Del Carmen Arroyo~coupledA and GOChild fatality review advisory team.Introduction    Action details Not available
Int 0753-2012 AAnnabel Palma~coupledA and GORequiring the department of health and mental hygiene to track and report deaths of homeless persons in the NYC.Introduction    Action details Not available
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Res 1210-2012 *Leroy G. Comrie, Jr.~coupledGOLU 536 - Landmarks, Borough Hall Skyscraper Historic District (20125120 HKK (N 120069 HKK)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1211-2012 *Leroy G. Comrie, Jr.~coupledGOLU 547 - Landmarks, Union League Club, 38 E. 37th St. CD# 3 (20125188 HKM (N 120101 HKM)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1212-2012 *Leroy G. Comrie, Jr.~coupledGOLU 548 - Landmarks, St. Casimir’s Roman Catholic Church a.k.a The Paul Robeson Theater, 40 Greene Ave, CD#35 (20125189 HKK (N 120099 HKK)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1213-2012 *Leroy G. Comrie, Jr.~coupledGOLU 549 - Landmarks, Grand Concourse Historic District, CD#'s 16 &17 (20125190 HKX (N 120100 HKX)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1214-2012 *Leroy G. Comrie, Jr.~coupledGOLU 550 - Landmarks, 29 Cottage Place House, 29 Cottage Place, CD#49 (20125191 HKR (N 120097 HKR)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1215-2012 *Leroy G. Comrie, Jr.~coupledGOLU 551 - Landmarks, Bell Laboratory Complex a.k.a. Westbeth Artist Housing, 445-465 W. St, 137-169 Bank St, 51-77 Bethune St and 734-754 Washington St, CD#3 (20125192 HKM (N 120098 HKM)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1216-2012 *Leroy G. Comrie, Jr.~coupledGOLU 556 - ULURP, 1600 Sedgwick Ave, Bronx (20125304 HAX)Resolution    Action details Not available
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Int 0301-2010 ADaniel R. Garodnick~coupledGOParking violations issued for the failure to display a muni-meter receipt.Introduction    Action details Not available
Int 0501-2011 AErik Martin Dilan~coupledGONotification by a mortgagee commencing an action to recover residential real property.Introduction    Action details Not available
T2010-0002 * ~coupledGOCommissioner of DeedsCommissioner of Deeds    Action details Not available
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Res 0871-2011 AAlbert Vann Amended and Adopted by the Committee on Community DevelopmentUniform Rules for the NYS Trial Courts, addressing the accuracy of filings in residential mortgage foreclosure actions.Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 0872-2011 AAlbert Vann Amended and Adopted by the Committee on Community DevelopmentSupport the continuation of New York’s Foreclosure Prevention Services Program in the 2012-2013 Executive Budget.Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 0989-2011 AAlbert Vann Amended and Adopted by the Committee on Community DevelopmentProhibit lenders from concealing mortgage assignments through the use of the Mortgage Electronic Registration System, Inc., known as MERS.Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 0988-2011 AAlbert Vann Amended and Adopted by the Committee on Community DevelopmentRequire the foreclosing party in a mortgage foreclosure action to produce the pooling and service agreement at the commencement of a mortgage foreclosure action.Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1188-2012 *Margaret S. Chin Adopted by the Committee on Civil RightsU.S. Department of Defense to closely examine its policies around cultural diversity and sensitivity.Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1206-2012 *James F. Gennaro Preconsidered - Adopted by the Committee on Environmental ProtectionSupport of the State Attorney General’s position that the court should enjoin the Delaware River Basin Commission from issuing regulations governing natural gas development until the Commission prepares a draft environmental impact statement.Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 0761-2012 *Maria Del Carmen Arroyo~SPONSORParks and RecreationNaming of 32 thoroughfares and public places.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0762-2012 *Charles Barron~SPONSORTransportationPermissible standing near schools and child day care centers.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1203-2012 *Charles Barron~SPONSORPublic SafetyProhibit police officers and other public officials from handcuffing special needs and emotionally distraught students who are 12 years old or younger in NYC schools.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0763-2012 *Gale A. Brewer~SPONSORSanitation and Solid Waste ManagementEstablishing a pilot program for issuing warning notifications for first-time offenders of certain litter laws.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0764-2012 *Gale A. Brewer~SPONSORGovernmental OperationsAllowing for political contributions via text message.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0765-2012 *Fernando Cabrera ~SPONSORTransportationProviding for-hire vehicles with an initial thirty day inspection grace period.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1204-2012 *Elizabeth S. Crowley~SPONSORPublic SafetyIncreasing the penalties for assaulting a New York City sanitation worker. (A.6062/S.3809)Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0766-2012 *Inez E. Dickens~SPONSORConsumer AffairsLicense requirements for newsstands.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0767-2012 *Erik Martin Dilan~SPONSORHousing and BuildingsServices to persons temporarily displaced by vacate orders.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0768-2012 *Mathieu Eugene~SPONSOREducationRequiring the department of education to distribute material on emergency preparedness to high school students.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0769-2012 *Mathieu Eugene~SPONSORGovernmental OperationsIncluding information about candidates for federal, state, and county offices in the NYC voters guide.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1205-2012 *Mathieu Eugene~SPONSORHealthAmend the Education Law to require more than one school staff person to be trained to administer CPR at all schools during regular school hours.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0770-2012 *Daniel R. Garodnick~SPONSORTechnologyRequiring that local government websites are accessible to persons with disabilities.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0771-2012 *Daniel R. Garodnick~SPONSORTechnologyRequiring that city issued permits, licenses, and registrations that are required to be publicly posted include technology allowing direct access to further information.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1206-2012 *James F. Gennaro~SPONSORPreconsidered - Environmental ProtectionSupport of the State Attorney General’s position that the court should enjoin the Delaware River Basin Commission from issuing regulations governing natural gas development until the Commission prepares a draft environmental impact statement.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0772-2012 *David G. Greenfield~SPONSORSanitation and Solid Waste ManagementFrequency of collection of waste and recyclables from non-public schools by the department of sanitation.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1207-2012 *Robert Jackson~SPONSOREducationThe GED Program Accountability Act. (A.2926)Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0773-2012 *G. Oliver Koppell~SPONSORHousing and BuildingsEco-friendly plumbers.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0774-2012 *Karen Koslowitz~SPONSORSanitation and Solid Waste ManagementIncreasing fines for the depositing of residential or commercial refuse into public litter baskets.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0775-2012 *Brad S. Lander~SPONSORTransportationPenalties for obstruction of sidewalks and courtyards.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0776-2012 *Brad S. Lander~SPONSORHousing and BuildingsCreating a land bank.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0777-2012 *Brad S. Lander~SPONSORAgingCreate a senior housing task force.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0778-2012 *Brad S. Lander~SPONSORGovernmental OperationsAdditional reporting by the board of elections to the council regarding performance.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0779-2012 *Melissa Mark-Viverito~SPONSORHousing and BuildingsSpecial provisions for renewal of permit for a sidewalk shed or scaffolding.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1208-2012 *Darlene Mealy~SPONSORContractsMake the NYC Dept of Education’s purchasing decisions more transparent and the Department more accountable to NYC residents.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0780-2012 *James S. Oddo~SPONSOREnvironmental ProtectionDisclosure requirements for operators of private pumping stations.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1209-2012 *Domenic M. Recchia, Jr.~SPONSORPreconsidered - FinanceApproving the new designation and changes in the designation of certain organizations to receive funding in the Expense Budget.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0781-2012 *Ydanis A. Rodriguez~SPONSORTransportationStaggered inspections of taxicabs and for-hire vehicles.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0782-2012 *Eric A. Ulrich~SPONSORGovernmental OperationsRequiring 311 to provide information for victims seeking assistance with identity theft and consumer fraud.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0783-2012 *James Vacca~SPONSORTransportationRequiring commercial bicyclists to complete a bicycle safety course.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0784-2012 *James Vacca~SPONSORTransportationAllowing for transfer of muni-meter time.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0785-2012 *Peter F. Vallone, Jr.~SPONSORPublic SafetyDirecting laser pointers at aircrafts.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0559-2012 *Leroy G. Comrie, Jr.  Zoning, West Village Residences, LLC and Saint Vincent’s Catholic Medical Centers, Manhattan (C120029 ZSM)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0559-2012 *Leroy G. Comrie, Jr.~SPONSORZoning and FranchisesZoning, West Village Residences, LLC and Saint Vincent’s Catholic Medical Centers, Manhattan (C120029 ZSM)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0560-2012 *Leroy G. Comrie, Jr.  Zoning, West Village Residences, LLC and Saint Vincent’s Catholic Medical Centers, Manhattan (C 120030 ZSM)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0560-2012 *Leroy G. Comrie, Jr.~SPONSORZoning and FranchisesZoning, West Village Residences, LLC and Saint Vincent’s Catholic Medical Centers, Manhattan (C 120030 ZSM)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0561-2012 *Leroy G. Comrie, Jr.  Zoning, West Village Residences, LLC and Saint Vincent’s Catholic Medical Centers, Manhattan (C 120031 ZSM)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0561-2012 *Leroy G. Comrie, Jr.~SPONSORZoning and FranchisesZoning, West Village Residences, LLC and Saint Vincent’s Catholic Medical Centers, Manhattan (C 120031 ZSM)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0562-2012 *Leroy G. Comrie, Jr.  Zoning, West Village Residences, LLC and Saint Vincent’s Catholic Medical Centers, Manhattan (N 120032 ZRM)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0562-2012 *Leroy G. Comrie, Jr.~SPONSORZoning and FranchisesZoning, West Village Residences, LLC and Saint Vincent’s Catholic Medical Centers, Manhattan (N 120032 ZRM)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0563-2012 *Leroy G. Comrie, Jr.  Zoning, West Village Residences, LLC and Saint Vincent’s Catholic Medical Centers, Manhattan (C 120033 ZMM)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0563-2012 *Leroy G. Comrie, Jr.~SPONSORZoning and FranchisesZoning, West Village Residences, LLC and Saint Vincent’s Catholic Medical Centers, Manhattan (C 120033 ZMM)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0564-2012 *Leroy G. Comrie, Jr.  UDAAP, 1664, 1694, and 1702 Davidson Ave, Bronx (20125330 HAX)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0564-2012 *Leroy G. Comrie, Jr.~SPONSORPlanning, Dispositions and ConcessionsUDAAP, 1664, 1694, and 1702 Davidson Ave, Bronx (20125330 HAX)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0565-2012 *Leroy G. Comrie, Jr.  UDAAP, Bushwick East, located at 62 Troutman St, 11 Dodworth St 1132 DeKalb Ave, 84 Stanhope St, 1175 Greene Ave, 103 Bleecker St, 207, 205, 203 Palmetto St, Brooklyn (20125331 HAK)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0565-2012 *Leroy G. Comrie, Jr.~SPONSORPlanning, Dispositions and ConcessionsUDAAP, Bushwick East, located at 62 Troutman St, 11 Dodworth St 1132 DeKalb Ave, 84 Stanhope St, 1175 Greene Ave, 103 Bleecker St, 207, 205, 203 Palmetto St, Brooklyn (20125331 HAK)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0566-2012 *Leroy G. Comrie, Jr.  Sidewalk café, 136 Metropolitan Ave, Brooklyn (20115825 TCK)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0566-2012 *Leroy G. Comrie, Jr.~SPONSORZoning and FranchisesSidewalk café, 136 Metropolitan Ave, Brooklyn (20115825 TCK)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available