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Meeting Name: City Council Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 8/21/2014 1:30 PM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: Council Chambers - City Hall
Published agenda: Agenda Agenda Published minutes: Minutes Minutes  
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Attachments: Hearing Transcript of the Stated Meeting - August 21, 2014, Minutes of the Stated Meeting - August 21, 2014
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    1.       Roll call Video Video
    2.Delivered by: Rev. Dr. Johnson Rethinasamy, Evangelical Immanuel Lutheran Church Located 149-40 11th Avenue, Whitestone, N.Y. 11357. Motion to spread the invocation in full upon the record by Council Member Vallone.      Video Video
    3.Motion that the Minutes of the Stated Meetings of June 11 and June 26, 2014 be adopted as printed by Council Member Mendez.      Video Video
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M 0110-2014 *  Rules, Privileges and ElectionsAnna Hayes Levin, City Planning CommissionCommunication Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
M 0111-2014 *  Preconsidered - FinanceTransfer City funds between two agencies in FY'14 to implement required changes to the City's expense budget to pay collective bargaining agreements in the Health and Hospital Corporation. (MN-6)Communication Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
M 0112-2014 *  Preconsidered - FinanceTransfer City funds between two agencies in FY'15 to implement required changes to the City's expense budget to pay collective bargaining agreements in the Health and Hospital Corporation. (MN-1)Communication Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
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M 0113-2014 *Daniel R. Garodnick Coupled on Call-Up VoteZoning, Sidewalk café, 254 Fifth Ave, Manhattan (20145718 TCM)Land Use Call-Up Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
M 0114-2014 *Corey D. Johnson Coupled on Call-Up VoteZoning, Sidewalk café, 24 Fifth Ave, Manhattan (20145612 TCM)Land Use Call-Up Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 0449-2014 *I. Daneek Miller Preconsidered - Coupled on GO with a Message of NecessityEstablish a program in relation to the employment of school bus drivers, attendants, dispatchers and mechanics by qualified employers.Introduction Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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M 0111-2014 *   Transfer City funds between two agencies in FY'14 to implement required changes to the City's expense budget to pay collective bargaining agreements in the Health and Hospital Corporation. (MN-6)Communication Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 0394-2014 *Julissa Ferreras-Copeland Preconsidered - Coupled on GOM 111 - Transfer City funds between two agencies in FY'14 to implement required changes to the City's expense budget to pay collective bargaining agreements in the Health and Hospital Corporation. (MN-6)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
M 0112-2014 *   Transfer City funds between two agencies in FY'15 to implement required changes to the City's expense budget to pay collective bargaining agreements in the Health and Hospital Corporation. (MN-1)Communication Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 0395-2014 *Julissa Ferreras-Copeland Preconsidered - Coupled on GOM 112 - Transfer City funds between two agencies in FY'15 to implement required changes to the City's expense budget to pay collective bargaining agreements in the Health and Hospital Corporation. (MN-1)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 0381-2014 *Julissa Ferreras-Copeland Preconsidered - Coupled on GOEstablishment of the West Shore BIDResolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 0382-2014 *Julissa Ferreras-Copeland 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 0292-2014 ADaniel Dromm  Amended and Coupled on GORequiring the commissioner of correction, in coordination with the commissioner of health and mental hygiene, to post a quarterly report on its website regarding punitive segregation, restricted housing and clinical alternative to punitive segregation houIntroduction Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 0006-2014 *Daniel R. Garodnick Coupled on GORequiring public-facing disclosure of campaign spending.Introduction Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Int 0148-2014 ABrad S. Lander Amended and Coupled on GOIncreasing independent expenditure disclosure requirements.Introduction Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Int 0441-2014 *Ben Kallos Preconsidered - Coupled on GOVoters guide requirements of the campaign finance board.Introduction Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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LU 0070-2014 *David G. Greenfield  Planning, DEAN ATLANTIC, Brooklyn (20145542 HAK)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 0396-2014 *David G. Greenfield Coupled on GOLU 70 - Planning, DEAN ATLANTIC, Brooklyn (20145542 HAK)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0104-2014 *David G. Greenfield  Zoning, Sidewalk Cafe, 263 Lafayette Street, Manhattan (20145468 TCM)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 0397-2014 *David G. Greenfield Coupled on GOLU 104 - Zoning, Sidewalk Cafe, 263 Lafayette Street, Manhattan (20145468 TCM)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0105-2014 *David G. Greenfield  Zoning, Sidewalk Cafe, 50 West 72nd Street, Manhattan (20145615 TCM)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 0398-2014 *David G. Greenfield Coupled on GOLU 105 - Zoning, Sidewalk Cafe, 50 West 72nd Street, Manhattan (20145615 TCM)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0106-2014 *David G. Greenfield  Zoning, Sidewalk Cafe, 753 Washington Street, Manhattan (20145294 TCM)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 0399-2014 *David G. Greenfield Coupled on GOLU 106 - Zoning, Sidewalk Cafe, 753 Washington Street, Manhattan (20145294 TCM)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0107-2014 *David G. Greenfield  Zoning, Section No. 13b, changing an M1-1 to a R5B District; and an M1-1 to R6B/C1-3 District, Ridgewood, Queens (C 140111 ZMQ)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 0400-2014 *David G. Greenfield Coupled on GOLU 107 - Zoning, Section No. 13b, changing an M1-1 to a R5B District; and an M1-1 to R6B/C1-3 District, Ridgewood, Queens (C 140111 ZMQ)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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M 0085-2014 *   Margery Perlmutter, NYC Board of Standards and AppealsMayor's Message Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 0401-2014 *Brad S. Lander Coupled on GOM 85 - Margery Perlmutter, NYC Board of Standards and AppealsResolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
M 0086-2014 *   Adi Shamir Baron, Landmarks Preservation CommissionMayor's Message Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 0402-2014 *Brad S. Lander Coupled on GOM 86 - Adi Shamir Baron, Landmarks Preservation CommissionResolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
M 0087-2014 *   John Gustafsson, Landmarks Preservation CommissionMayor's Message Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 0403-2014 *Brad S. Lander Coupled on GOM 87 - John Gustafsson, Landmarks Preservation CommissionResolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
M 0088-2014 *   Jacques Jiha, NYC Taxi and Limousine CommissionMayor's Message Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 0404-2014 *Brad S. Lander Coupled on GOM 88 - Jacques Jiha, NYC Taxi and Limousine CommissionResolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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T2014-0002 * ~coupledCoupled on GOCommissioner of DeedsCommissioner of Deeds Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 0449-2014 *I. Daneek Miller~coupledPreconsidered - GO with M / NEstablish a program in relation to the employment of school bus drivers, attendants, dispatchers and mechanics by qualified employers.Introduction    Action details Not available
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Res 0394-2014 *Julissa Ferreras-Copeland~coupledPreconsidered - GOM 111 - Transfer City funds between two agencies in FY'14 to implement required changes to the City's expense budget to pay collective bargaining agreements in the Health and Hospital Corporation. (MN-6)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 0395-2014 *Julissa Ferreras-Copeland~coupledPreconsidered - GOM 112 - Transfer City funds between two agencies in FY'15 to implement required changes to the City's expense budget to pay collective bargaining agreements in the Health and Hospital Corporation. (MN-1)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 0381-2014 *Julissa Ferreras-Copeland~coupledPreconsidered - GOEstablishment of the West Shore BIDResolution    Action details Not available
Res 0382-2014 *Julissa Ferreras-Copeland~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 0292-2014 ADaniel Dromm ~coupledA and GORequiring the commissioner of correction, in coordination with the commissioner of health and mental hygiene, to post a quarterly report on its website regarding punitive segregation, restricted housing and clinical alternative to punitive segregation houIntroduction    Action details Not available
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Int 0006-2014 *Daniel R. Garodnick~coupledGORequiring public-facing disclosure of campaign spending.Introduction    Action details Not available
Int 0148-2014 ABrad S. Lander~coupledA and GOIncreasing independent expenditure disclosure requirements.Introduction    Action details Not available
Int 0441-2014 *Ben Kallos~coupledPreconsidered - GOVoters guide requirements of the campaign finance board.Introduction    Action details Not available
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Res 0396-2014 *David G. Greenfield~coupledGOLU 70 - Planning, DEAN ATLANTIC, Brooklyn (20145542 HAK)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 0397-2014 *David G. Greenfield~coupledGOLU 104 - Zoning, Sidewalk Cafe, 263 Lafayette Street, Manhattan (20145468 TCM)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 0398-2014 *David G. Greenfield~coupledGOLU 105 - Zoning, Sidewalk Cafe, 50 West 72nd Street, Manhattan (20145615 TCM)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 0399-2014 *David G. Greenfield~coupledGOLU 106 - Zoning, Sidewalk Cafe, 753 Washington Street, Manhattan (20145294 TCM)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 0400-2014 *David G. Greenfield~coupledGOLU 107 - Zoning, Section No. 13b, changing an M1-1 to a R5B District; and an M1-1 to R6B/C1-3 District, Ridgewood, Queens (C 140111 ZMQ)Resolution    Action details Not available
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Res 0401-2014 *Brad S. Lander~coupledGOM 85 - Margery Perlmutter, NYC Board of Standards and AppealsResolution    Action details Not available
Res 0402-2014 *Brad S. Lander~coupledGOM 86 - Adi Shamir Baron, Landmarks Preservation CommissionResolution    Action details Not available
Res 0403-2014 *Brad S. Lander~coupledGOM 87 - John Gustafsson, Landmarks Preservation CommissionResolution    Action details Not available
Res 0404-2014 *Brad S. Lander~coupledGOM 88 - Jacques Jiha, NYC Taxi and Limousine CommissionResolution    Action details Not available
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T2014-0002 * ~coupledGOCommissioner of DeedsCommissioner of Deeds    Action details Not available
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Res 0379-2014 *Daniel Dromm  Preconsidered - Adopted by the Committee on Fire and Criminal Justice ServicesDept of Correction to end the practice of placing individuals returning to City jails into punitive segregation, also known as solitary confinement, to complete time owed.Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 0387-2014 *I. Daneek Miller Preconsidered - Adopted by the Committee on EducationMandate employee safeguards for experienced bus drivers, attendants, dispatchers and mechanics as part of all current and future bus contracts.Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 0432-2014 *Margaret S. Chin~SPONSORConsumer AffairsAllowing ill or incapacitated street vendors to transfer their license to a family memberIntroductionUnder current law, a mobile food vending permit may, at the discretion of DOHMH, be transferred to a dependent spouse, domestic partner or child and general vending licenses may not ever be transferred. This bill would provide that both mobile food vendor permits and general vendor licenses shall, as of right, be transferrable to a dependent spouse, domestic partner or child upon the death or incapacitation of the permit or license holder.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 0374-2014 *Margaret S. Chin~SPONSOREducationRequire that the NYC Dept of Education equip all schools with adequate heating and air conditioning.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0433-2014 *Andrew Cohen~SPONSORHousing and BuildingsElectrical outlet safety devices and tamper-resistant receptacles.IntroductionEvery day approximately seven children are treated in hospital emergency rooms for injuries caused by tampering with a wall outlet. This bill would require the owners of multiple dwellings to install and maintain protective devices over electrical outlets in common areas of the building that are accessible to children or pets. Failure to install or maintain these protective devices would result in a class B hazardous violation. The Department of Housing Preservation and Development, the Department of Buildings, the Fire Department and the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene would all be required to enforce this bill.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0434-2014 *Costa G. Constantinides~SPONSORPublic SafetyIncluding a community notification requirement in the gun offender registry act.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 0375-2014 *Costa G. Constantinides~SPONSOREducationDOE to include lessons on climate change in K-12 schools’ curriculum.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 0376-2014 *Elizabeth S. Crowley~SPONSORFinanceAbolishing the minimum charge for water service imposed by the NYC Water Board.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 0377-2014 *Laurie A. Cumbo~SPONSORCivil RightsRecognizing the 50th anniversary of the Mississippi Summer Project.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0435-2014 *Daniel Dromm ~SPONSOREducationRequiring DOE to report information regarding students receiving special education services.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 0378-2014 *Daniel Dromm ~SPONSORFire and Criminal Justice ServicesRaise the age of adult criminal responsibility from sixteen to eighteen years of age. (A.3668-A)Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 0379-2014 *Daniel Dromm ~SPONSORPreconsidered - Fire and Criminal Justice ServicesDept of Correction to end the practice of placing individuals returning to City jails into punitive segregation, also known as solitary confinement, to complete time owed.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0436-2014 *Rafael L. Espinal, Jr.~SPONSORConsumer AffairsAuthorizing a cure period for certain item pricing violations.IntroductionUnder New York City law, supermarkets, groceries and bodegas must affix a price sticker on each individual item of most products offered for sale, as opposed to posting a single price on the shelf where the items are displayed. DCA inspectors issue violations for each failure to sticker price more than five items in a single stock unit. Int. No. 436 would allow retailers to cure first time violations rather than paying civil penalties. A retail store would have to submit proof that it has cured the violation within 30 days of receiving a notice of violation.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0437-2014 *Rafael L. Espinal, Jr.~SPONSORConsumer AffairsAllowing pedicab drivers to transport up to four passengers.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 0380-2014 *Rafael L. Espinal, Jr.~SPONSORHealthRecognizing September as Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month in NYC.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0438-2014 *Julissa Ferreras-Copeland~SPONSORFinanceEstablishment of the West Shore BIDIntroduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 0381-2014 *Julissa Ferreras-Copeland~SPONSORPreconsidered - FinanceEstablishment of the West Shore BIDResolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 0382-2014 *Julissa Ferreras-Copeland~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 0439-2014 *Vincent J. Gentile~SPONSORHousing and BuildingsMandatory sanctions for submitting incorrect professionally certified applications for construction document approval.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0440-2014 *Corey D. Johnson~SPONSORHealthHealth services in city correctional facilities.IntroductionThis bill would require quarterly reporting from the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) that includes any physical or mental health performance indicators reported to them by any healthcare provider in jails. This information is currently provided to DOHMH by the provider at the Rikers Island jail complex pursuant to contract. This bill would require that the Council and Mayor receive these reports, and that they are posted online. Even if no performance indicators were reported to DOHMH by a healthcare provider at City jails, DOHMH would be required to issue a quarterly report covering five areas of inmate health—intake, follow-up care, patient safety, preventable hospitalizations, and preventable errors in medical care.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0441-2014 *Ben Kallos~SPONSORPreconsidered - Governmental OperationsVoters guide requirements of the campaign finance board.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0442-2014 *Ben Kallos~SPONSORHealthSetting nutritional standards for distributing incentive items aimed at children.IntroductionThis bill would require restaurant meals that include incentive items, such as toys, to meet certain nutritional standards for calories, calories from fat, calories from added sugars, sodium, and fruit, vegetable and whole grain content.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0443-2014 *Ben Kallos~SPONSORHousing and BuildingsCrane ModernizationIntroductionThis bill would impose age limitations on cranes used in New York City.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0444-2014 *Peter A. Koo~SPONSORVeteransDisplaying of the POW/MIA flag on property under the care and control of the department of education.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 0383-2014 *Peter A. Koo~SPONSORTransportationSilent Skies ActResolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0445-2014 *Rory I. Lancman~SPONSORGovernmental OperationsFunding a participant in the campaign finance matching program who does not qualify for the full match with at least as many public dollars as an opponent who does so qualify.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0446-2014 *Stephen T. Levin~SPONSOREnvironmental ProtectionBanning the discharge and use within the city of certain wastes associated with oil and natural gas production activities, including hydraulic fracturing.IntroductionProhibits the discharge of any oil or natural gas waste to any surface water bodies located within the City or to any wastewater treatment plant located within the City. Prohibits the application of any oil or natural gas waste upon any road, real property or landfill located within the City. The bill also requires all City bids or contracts for the construction or maintenance of a City road to include a provision stating that no materials containing or manufactured from oil or natural gas waste shall be utilized in providing the service. The Department of Environmental Protection and the Department of Sanitation are responsible for enforcement. Penalties for violation of this section are between $2,500 and $25,000.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0447-2014 *Mark Levine~SPONSORParks and RecreationProcurement of native trees and vegetation.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 0384-2014 *Mark Levine~SPONSORGovernmental OperationsBoard of Elections to allow poll workers to work half-day shifts.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 0385-2014 *Mark Levine~SPONSOREducationDOE to provide school principals with the discretion to declare primary days as staff development days.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0448-2014 *Alan N. Maisel~SPONSORHousing and BuildingsCivil and criminal penalties for building code violations resulting from certain work done in response to a natural or man-made disaster.IntroductionThis bill would require that the owner of a building should not be subject to civil or criminal penalties when a cure requirement is met for violations issued for repair work previously done by the city or a third-party under contract with the city, in response to a natural or man-made disaster. It also provides for a possible waiver or refund for any such violations previously issued.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 0386-2014 *Carlos Menchaca~SPONSORTransportationMTA to conduct a pilot program involving the installation of structures on subway steps designed to facilitate movement of bicycles.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0449-2014 *I. Daneek Miller~SPONSORPreconsidered - EducationEstablish a program in relation to the employment of school bus drivers, attendants, dispatchers and mechanics by qualified employers.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 0387-2014 *I. Daneek Miller~SPONSORPreconsidered - EducationMandate employee safeguards for experienced bus drivers, attendants, dispatchers and mechanics as part of all current and future bus contracts.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0450-2014 *Antonio Reynoso~SPONSORHousing and BuildingsNotification of intent to alter or demolish certain rent regulated housing accommodations.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 0388-2014 *Antonio Reynoso~SPONSOREducationElementary and Secondary Education Act Waiver Renewal request.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0451-2014 *Donovan J. Richards~SPONSOREnvironmental ProtectionUse of biodiesel fuel in marine craft owned or operated by the department of environmental protection.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0452-2014 *Ydanis A. Rodriguez~SPONSORTransportationRequiring updates to the “Vision Zero” report.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0453-2014 *Ydanis A. Rodriguez~SPONSORTransportationRequiring the department of transportation to report a list of all the sidewalks under its jurisdiction.IntroductionThe proposed legislation would require the Department of Transportation to compile a list of sidewalk locations for which the Department is responsible for removing snow or making other repairs.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0454-2014 *Ydanis A. Rodriguez~SPONSORTransportationCondition of bridges, sidewalks and ferries.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0455-2014 *Ydanis A. Rodriguez~SPONSORTransportationRequiring the display of information on vehicles involved in hit and run crashes in taxis and HAIL vehicles.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 0389-2014 *Deborah L. Rose~SPONSORTransportationMTA to extend the “Balance-Protection Program” to pay-per-ride MetroCards.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0456-2014 *Helen K. Rosenthal~SPONSORGovernmental OperationsRequiring an annual analysis of, and recommendations based on, OATH tribunal dismissals.IntroductionThis bill would require the Office of Administrative Trials and Hearings to issue a monthly report analyzing the civil violations dismissed in its tribunals. The report would be required to include the applicable agency and reason for dismissal for each violation. This report would be sent to, among others, the agencies whose violations were dismissed. This bill would also require these same agencies to work with the Mayor’s Office of Operations to prepare a one-time report documenting each agency’s planned steps to minimize the issuance of violations that are ultimately dismissed.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0457-2014 *Helen K. Rosenthal~SPONSORTransportationListings of newly issued notices of violation.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0458-2014 *Mark Treyger~SPONSORConsumer AffairsDept of consumer affairs to provide young adults with outreach and education regarding consumer protection issues.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0459-2014 *Mark Treyger~SPONSORTransportationProviding notice of street resurfacing projects to utility companies.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 0390-2014 *Mark Treyger~SPONSORGovernmental OperationsRequiring the NYC Board of Elections to provide Russian interpreters at certain polling locations. (A.4749/S.1703)Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0460-2014 *Eric A. Ulrich~SPONSORVeteransSuicide prevention services for veterans.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 0391-2014 *Eric A. Ulrich~SPONSORVeteransThe Restoring Veterans’ Trust Act of 2014 (S.2413)Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0461-2014 *James Vacca~SPONSOREducationInformation regarding summer meals.IntroductionProposed Int. No. 461-A would require the Department of Education (DOE), by June 1st of each year, to post and distribute information about the availability of summer meals, including where and when such meals are available and eligibility requirements for such meals. The information would be required to be posted on DOE’s website, the website of any city agency collaborating with DOE to provide meals, and the 311 website; and also distributed to council members, borough presidents, community boards, community education councils, parent associations, and parent teacher associations.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0462-2014 *James Vacca~SPONSORHousing and BuildingsReferral of certain elevator-related violations to the dept of HPD for consideration under the emergency repair program.IntroductionProposed Int. No. 462-A would require the Department of Buildings (DOB) to refer immediately hazardous elevator-related violations to the Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) for action under the emergency repair program, if DOB finds that the owner has not corrected those violations. It would also require HPD to report on the number of such referrals and on any actions taken under the emergency repair program in response to such referrals.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0463-2014 *James Vacca~SPONSORGovernmental OperationsProviding e-mail and text message notifications to NYC voters.IntroductionThis bill would require the NYC Board of Elections to send email and text message notifications regarding local, state and federal elections to registered NYC voters who provide their email address or mobile phone number to the BOE, including information regarding (1) the dates and hours of elections, (2) poll site locations, (3) absentee voting requirements and deadlines, (4) links to sample ballots (by email only), and (5) links to the BOE’s website. The bill would also require BOE to provide opportunities for NYC voters to provide their email address or phone number for this purpose, as well as provide the option for such voters to unsubscribe from the service.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 0392-2014 *James G. Van Bramer~SPONSORPublic SafetyIncrease penalties for physical assaults on the elderly and disabled.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0464-2014 *Ruben Wills~SPONSORGovernmental OperationsDept of Correction promoting absentee voting among jailed individuals.IntroductionInt. No. 464 would require the city Department of Correction (DOC) to implement a program to assist eligible jailed individuals to vote by absentee ballot. Specifically, it directs DOC to administer a program that offers absentee ballot applications to eligible individuals and a means to complete the applications. After the applications have been submitted and DOC receives the requested absentee ballots, the agency is to distribute the ballots and provide assistance in completing them upon request. DOC is also required to transmit completed applications and ballots to the New York City Board of Elections, if requested by the applicable inmate.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 0393-2014 *Inez D. Barron~SPONSORFire and Criminal Justice ServicesIncrease the number of Family Court judges throughout the state and urging them to continue to regularly assess the need to appoint more judges in NYC.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0110-2014 *David G. Greenfield~SPONSORZoning and FranchisesZoning, Sidewalk café, 24 Fifth Ave, Manhattan (20145612 TCM)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0110-2014 *David G. Greenfield  Zoning, Sidewalk café, 24 Fifth Ave, Manhattan (20145612 TCM)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0111-2014 *David G. Greenfield~SPONSORZoning and FranchisesZoning, Sidewalk café, 254 Fifth Ave, Manhattan (20145718 TCM)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0111-2014 *David G. Greenfield  Zoning, Sidewalk café, 254 Fifth Ave, Manhattan (20145718 TCM)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0112-2014 *David G. Greenfield~SPONSORPlanning, Dispositions and ConcessionsPlanning, UDAAP, 726/728 11th Ave & 553/55 W. 51st St, Manhattan (C 140386 HAM)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0112-2014 *David G. Greenfield  Planning, UDAAP, 726/728 11th Ave & 553/55 W. 51st St, Manhattan (C 140386 HAM)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available