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Meeting Name: Committee on General Welfare Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 6/17/2015 10:00 AM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: Committee Room - City Hall
Jointly with the Committee on Aging
Published agenda: Agenda Agenda Published minutes: Minutes Minutes  
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Attachments: Attachments for Oversight, Attachments - Int. No. 89, Attachments - Int. No. 802, Attachments - Int. No. 830, Attachments - Res. No. 748, Attachments - Res. No. 656
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T2015-3104 *   Oversight - Reforming Adult Protective Services in New York CityOversight Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
T2015-3104 *   Oversight - Reforming Adult Protective Services in New York CityOversight Filed, by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0089-2014 *Stephen T. Levin  Requiring the department of social services to provide semiannual reports to the council regarding referrals to adult protective services.IntroductionThis bill would require the Human Resources Administration to provide semiannual reports to the Council regarding adult protective services. The bill would require the reports to include the total number of referrals received, the number of referred individuals who were determined ineligible for services, disaggregated by the reason such individuals were determined ineligible, a general description of the source of the referrals, and the council district, community board, and zip code of the referred individuals.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0089-2014 *Stephen T. Levin  Requiring the department of social services to provide semiannual reports to the council regarding referrals to adult protective services.IntroductionThis bill would require the Human Resources Administration to provide semiannual reports to the Council regarding adult protective services. The bill would require the reports to include the total number of referrals received, the number of referred individuals who were determined ineligible for services, disaggregated by the reason such individuals were determined ineligible, a general description of the source of the referrals, and the council district, community board, and zip code of the referred individuals.Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0802-2015 *Paul A. Vallone  Senior emergency information card.IntroductionThis bill would require the New York City Department for the Aging (DFTA) to establish, produce, and issue to qualified applicants (any resident of New York City sixty years of age or older) a senior emergency information card containing emergency contact information. DFTA would also be required to provide each applicant, along with the card, with a larger placard on which the individual would be able to fill in emergency contact and important medical information to display for easy accessibility within their home.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0802-2015 *Paul A. Vallone  Senior emergency information card.IntroductionThis bill would require the New York City Department for the Aging (DFTA) to establish, produce, and issue to qualified applicants (any resident of New York City sixty years of age or older) a senior emergency information card containing emergency contact information. DFTA would also be required to provide each applicant, along with the card, with a larger placard on which the individual would be able to fill in emergency contact and important medical information to display for easy accessibility within their home.Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0830-2015 *Paul A. Vallone  Adult protective services training for certain employees of the city of New York.IntroductionThis bill would require the Human Resources Administration to conduct biannual trainings on best practices in identifying persons who may be eligible for adult protective services (APS) and on how to refer individuals to APS. This training will be made available to appropriate employees of several agencies, and will also be made available to employees of New York City’s civil and criminal courts and the New York City Housing Authority.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0830-2015 *Paul A. Vallone  Adult protective services training for certain employees of the city of New York.IntroductionThis bill would require the Human Resources Administration to conduct biannual trainings on best practices in identifying persons who may be eligible for adult protective services (APS) and on how to refer individuals to APS. This training will be made available to appropriate employees of several agencies, and will also be made available to employees of New York City’s civil and criminal courts and the New York City Housing Authority.Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
Res 0656-2015 *Stephen T. Levin  Amend the Social Services law in order to raise the income eligibility for child care subsidies, so more children of working families have access to early childhood education services.Resolution Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Res 0656-2015 *Stephen T. Levin  Amend the Social Services law in order to raise the income eligibility for child care subsidies, so more children of working families have access to early childhood education services.Resolution Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
Res 0748-2015 *Paul A. Vallone  Requiring banking organizations to provide, at a minimum, the immediately preceding six months of financial documents following a request for such financial documents to help fight financial exploitation of older adults.Resolution Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Res 0748-2015 *Paul A. Vallone  Requiring banking organizations to provide, at a minimum, the immediately preceding six months of financial documents following a request for such financial documents to help fight financial exploitation of older adults.Resolution Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
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