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Meeting Name: City Council Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 9/14/2016 1:30 PM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: Council Chambers - City Hall
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    2.Delivered by: Imam Souleimane Konate, Council of African Imams in America Inc., 23 East 115th Street, New York N.Y. 10029. Motion to spread the invocation in full upon the record by Council Member Dickens .      Not available
    3.Motion that the Minutes of the Stated Meeting of August 18, 2016 be adopted as printed by Council Member Crowley.      Not available
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M 0438-2016 *Peter A. Koo Coupled on Call-Up VoteLandmarks, 31-32 Union Street, Queens (C160247 PQQ)Land Use Call-Up Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
M 0439-2016 *Donovan J. Richards Coupled on Call-Up VoteLandmarks, 144-20 243rd Street, Queens (C160248 PQQ)Land Use Call-Up Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 0923-2015 ALaurie A. Cumbo Amended and Coupled on GORequiring the dept of small business services to submit an annual report regarding the satisfaction of minority and women owned business enterprises goals by recipients of economic development benefits.IntroductionThis bill would first require the New York City Economic Development Corporation (EDC) to assess and evaluate entities (by August 1 of each year, beginning 2017) to which it provided a loan, grant or tax benefit greater than $150,000, or who are involved with the sale or lease of city-owned land for a project expected to retain or create at least 25 jobs, to determine whether they met the M/WBE goals, if applicable, on the particular project. EDC would then submit this information to the Department of Small Business Services (SBS) (by November 1 of each year, beginning 2017). SBS would be required to submit an annual report (by January 1 of each year, with the first report due January 30, 2018) to the Mayor and the Speaker of the Council containing information including: (i) a list of all recipients of economic development benefits; (ii) the M/WBE goals for these recipients; (iii) whether the recipient conducted a good faith effort to identify and utilize M/WBEs to achieve such goals; and (iv) if M/WBE contracting goals were not met by a recipient, a description of the reasons the goals were not met.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Int 0976-2015 AThe Public Advocate (Ms. James) Amended and Coupled on GORequiring training for agency chief contracting officers and agency M/WBE officers and posting related information on the city’s website.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Small Business Services to conduct mandatory trainings for agency chief contracting officers and agency minority-owned and women-owned businesses contracting officers regarding participation of minority-owned and women-owned businesses in city procurement, and to post information on its website regarding agency chief contracting officers, including the date of the last mandatory training attended by each agency chief contracting officer.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Int 0981-2015 BLaurie A. Cumbo Amended and Coupled on GOEstablishment of an M/WBE advisory board.IntroductionThis bill would establish an advisory board to enhance city procurement opportunities for M/WBEs. The board would consist of a chair and no fewer than ten members appointed by, and serving at the pleasure of, the mayor. The board’s responsibilities would be to advise the mayor on M/WBE issues and methods of increasing M/WBE participation in procurement, to provide information to firms owned by minorities and women about opportunities and programs for M/WBEs and to encourage them to certify as M/WBEs, and to educate relevant stakeholders and others in order to support the City’s efforts to increase M/WBE opportunities through regulatory and legislative changes. The board’s chair would also be authorized to direct the board to gather and disseminate information and convene meetings to improve information sharing and the provision of advice about M/WBE issues and opportunities.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Int 1005-2015 AElizabeth S. Crowley Amended and Coupled on GORequiring agency minority and women-owned business enterprise utilization plans to be published online.IntroductionCurrently, each agency that made more than $5 million in procurements in the previous fiscal year is required to submit a utilization plan for the following fiscal year to the Department of Small Business Services (SBS). The utilization plan details the M/WBE participation goals set by the contracting agency. Upon approval from SBS, the agency must then submit a copy of the utilization plan to the Speaker of the Council. This bill would require that these plans are also posted online for public access.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Int 1019-2015 AHelen K. Rosenthal Amended and Coupled on GOAmending reporting requirements related to M/WBE participation.IntroductionCurrently, agencies are required to report information on the number and total dollar amount of contracts awarded (by status as minority-owned business enterprise (MBE), women-owned business enterprise (EBE), emerging business enterprise (EBE), and non-certified firm) only for those contracts where the agency set participation goals. This bill would remove this limitation and instead provide this information for all agency contracts. Additionally, the bill would amend the contractual value ranges for which information is reported by clarifying that the number and total value of contracts must be reported by: those contracts at or below the micro-purchase limit, between the micro-purchase limit and the small purchase limit, and between the small purchase limit and $1 million (in addition to the already existing ranges of $1-5 million, $5-20 million, and above $25 million). Finally, the bill would require that the data providing a basis for the M/WBE report be made available to the Council electronically in an extractable format.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Int 1020-2015 AHelen K. Rosenthal Amended and Coupled on GOAmending reporting requirements and agency goals related to participation of minority and women owned business enterprises in procurements.IntroductionUnder local law, prior to soliciting bids or proposals for contracts valued at over ten million dollars (other than contracts for capital projects valued at over twenty-five million dollars and certain contracts that are otherwise exempt), agencies must submit the bid or proposal to the city’s chief procurement officer for a determination whether it is practicable to divide the proposed contract into smaller contracts and whether doing so would enhance competition for such contracts among minority-owned business enterprises (MBEs), women-owned business enterprises (WBEs) and emerging business enterprises (EBEs), and other potential bidders or proposers. Currently, SBS and MOCS submit within their annual M/WBE report a list of all solicitations sent to the city chief procurement officer for review, and a summary of the determination made whether to divide the proposed contract. This bill would require more detailed information about how this determination was made. Additionally, the bill would change the dates by which each agency must submit their M/WBE utilization plan (from April 1 to July 31), anticipated contracting schedule (from July 31 to June 30), and performance improvement plan (in cases where the agency failed to achieve its utilization goals) (from October 1 to January 31). Finally, the bill would remove dollar limitations on the purchases of goods for which agencies have to submit an MWBE utilization plan.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Res 1194-2016 *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
LU 0464-2016 *Julissa Ferreras-Copeland  French Apartments, Block 753, Lot 56; Manhattan.Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1197-2016 *Julissa Ferreras-Copeland Preconsidered - Coupled on GOLU 464 - French Apartments, Block 753, Lot 56; Manhattan.Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0465-2016 *Julissa Ferreras-Copeland  Marine Terrace Apartments, Block 893, Lots 20, 30, and 50; Block 894, Lots 2, 20, 75, and 101; Queens.Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1198-2016 *Julissa Ferreras-Copeland Preconsidered - Coupled on GOLU 465 - Marine Terrace Apartments, Block 893, Lots 20, 30, and 50; Block 894, Lots 2, 20, 75, and 101; Queens.Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 0405-2014 AHelen K. Rosenthal Amended and Coupled on GOFoldable bicycle access in passenger elevators.IntroductionThis bill would require that office buildings, in addition to providing bicycle access in freight elevators, provide foldable bicycle access in passenger elevators.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Int 0695-2015 AYdanis A. Rodriguez Amended and Coupled on GOBicycle access for elevators in residential buildings.IntroductionThis bill would require owners of class R-2 occupancies to allow tenants or subtenants to use passenger elevators to transport their bicycles to and from their apartments. This bill would also allow foldable bikes on all passenger elevators in all class R occupancies.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Int 0795-2015 AJumaane D. Williams Amended and Coupled on GOClarifying bicycle access in office buildings.IntroductionThe bill would require owners of office buildings to allow bicycles to be brought into their buildings and to use freight elevators in the same manner as ordinary freight. At any time when no freight elevator is operational, it would require owners to allow bicycles to be brought onto one or more designated passenger elevators. This bill would also allow future requesting tenants to receive access under the same bicycle access plan as previous requesting tenants.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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LU 0432-2016 *David G. Greenfield  Zoning, East Houston Street Rezoning, Manhattan (20160137 ZMM)Land Use Application Filed by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1199-2016 *David G. Greenfield Coupled to be Filed Pursuant to Letter of WithdrawalLU 432 - Zoning, East Houston Street Rezoning, Manhattan (20160137 ZMM)Resolution Filed by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0435-2016 *David G. Greenfield  Zoning, Sidewalk Cafe, WINE 34, 127 East 34th Street, Manhattan (20165639 TCM)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1200-2016 *David G. Greenfield Coupled on GOLU 435 - Zoning, Sidewalk Cafe, WINE 34, 127 East 34th Street, Manhattan (20165639 TCM)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0436-2016 *David G. Greenfield  Zoning, Sidewalk Café, DUKE OF MONTROSE, 47 5th Ave, Brooklyn (20165477 TCK)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1201-2016 *David G. Greenfield Coupled on GOLU 436 - Zoning, Sidewalk Café, DUKE OF MONTROSE, 47 5th Ave, Brooklyn (20165477 TCK)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0437-2016 *David G. Greenfield  Zoning, Special Clinton District, 625 WEST 57TH STREET, Manhattan (N 160069 ZRM)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1202-2016 *David G. Greenfield Coupled on GOLU 437 - Zoning, Special Clinton District, 625 WEST 57TH STREET, Manhattan (N 160069 ZRM)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0439-2016 *David G. Greenfield  Zoning, 38TH STREET AND 31ST AVENUE REZONING, Queens (C 150135 ZMQ)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1203-2016 *David G. Greenfield Coupled on GOLU 439 - Zoning, 38TH STREET AND 31ST AVENUE REZONING, Queens (C 150135 ZMQ)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0440-2016 *David G. Greenfield  Landmarks, Church of St. Joseph of the Holy Family, 401– 403 West 125th St, Manhattan (20175028 HKM (N 170007 HKM))Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1204-2016 *David G. Greenfield Coupled on GOLU 440 - Landmarks, Church of St. Joseph of the Holy Family, 401– 403 West 125th St, Manhattan (20175028 HKM (N 170007 HKM))Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0441-2016 *David G. Greenfield  Landmarks, Saint Paul Roman Catholic Church, Manhattan (20175029 HKM (N 170008 HKM))Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1205-2016 *David G. Greenfield Coupled on GOLU 441 - Landmarks, Saint Paul Roman Catholic Church, Manhattan (20175029 HKM (N 170008 HKM))Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0442-2016 *David G. Greenfield  Landmarks, (Former) Firehouse, Engine Company 29, 160 Chambers St, Manhattan (20175083 HKM (N 170009 HKM))Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1206-2016 *David G. Greenfield Coupled on GOLU 442 - Landmarks, (Former) Firehouse, Engine Company 29, 160 Chambers St, Manhattan (20175083 HKM (N 170009 HKM))Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0443-2016 *David G. Greenfield  Landmarks, 315 Broadway Building, Manhattan (20175027 HKM (N 170010 HKM))Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1207-2016 *David G. Greenfield Coupled on GOLU 443 - Landmarks, 315 Broadway Building, Manhattan (20175027 HKM (N 170010 HKM))Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0444-2016 *David G. Greenfield  Landmarks, George William and Anna Curtis House, 234 Bard Ave, Staten Island (20175030 HKR (N 170011 HKR))Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1208-2016 *David G. Greenfield Coupled on GOLU 444 - Landmarks, George William and Anna Curtis House, 234 Bard Ave, Staten Island (20175030 HKR (N 170011 HKR))Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0445-2016 *David G. Greenfield  Landmarks, St. John’s Protestant Episcopal Church Rectory, Staten Island (20175031 HKR (N 170012 HKR))Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1209-2016 *David G. Greenfield Coupled on GOLU 445 - Landmarks, St. John’s Protestant Episcopal Church Rectory, Staten Island (20175031 HKR (N 170012 HKR))Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0446-2016 *David G. Greenfield  Landmarks, 92 HARRISON STREET HOUSE, Staten Island (20175032 HKR (N 170013 HKR))Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1210-2016 *David G. Greenfield Coupled on GOLU 446 - Landmarks, 92 HARRISON STREET HOUSE, Staten Island (20175032 HKR (N 170013 HKR))Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0447-2016 *David G. Greenfield  Landmarks, PRINCE’S BAY LIGHTHOUSE COMPLEX, 6204 Hylan Blvd, Staten Island (20175033 HKR (N 170014 HKR))Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1211-2016 *David G. Greenfield Coupled on GOLU 447 - Landmarks, PRINCE’S BAY LIGHTHOUSE COMPLEX, 6204 Hylan Blvd, Staten Island (20175033 HKR (N 170014 HKR))Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0448-2016 *David G. Greenfield  Planning, LA CENTRAL, Bronx (C 160267 ZMX)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1212-2016 *David G. Greenfield Coupled on GOLU 448 - Planning, LA CENTRAL, Bronx (C 160267 ZMX)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0449-2016 *David G. Greenfield  Planning, LA CENTRAL, Bronx (N 160269 ZRX)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1213-2016 *David G. Greenfield Coupled on GOLU 449 - Planning, LA CENTRAL, Bronx (N 160269 ZRX)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0450-2016 *David G. Greenfield  Planning, LA CENTRAL, Bronx (C 160268 HAX)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1214-2016 *David G. Greenfield Coupled on GOLU 450 - Planning, LA CENTRAL, Bronx (C 160268 HAX)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0451-2016 *David G. Greenfield  Planning, LA CENTRAL, Bronx (C 160270 ZSX)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1215-2016 *David G. Greenfield Coupled on GOLU 451 - Planning, LA CENTRAL, Bronx (C 160270 ZSX)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0452-2016 *David G. Greenfield  Planning, LA CENTRAL, Bronx (C 160271 ZSX)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1216-2016 *David G. Greenfield Coupled on GOLU 452 - Planning, LA CENTRAL, Bronx (C 160271 ZSX)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0459-2016 *David G. Greenfield  Zoning, Sidewalk Café, LA PINTA MEXICAN CUISINE, 711 W 181st Street, Manhattan (20165602 TCM)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1217-2016 *David G. Greenfield Coupled on GOLU 459 - Zoning, Sidewalk Café, LA PINTA MEXICAN CUISINE, 711 W 181st Street, Manhattan (20165602 TCM)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0460-2016 *David G. Greenfield  Zoning, Sidewalk Café, POLPETTE, 483 Amsterdam Ave, Manhattan (20175006 TCM)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1218-2016 *David G. Greenfield Coupled on GOLU 460 - Zoning, Sidewalk Café, POLPETTE, 483 Amsterdam Ave, Manhattan (20175006 TCM)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0461-2016 *David G. Greenfield  Zoning, Sidewalk Café, HARU, 176 8th Ave, Manhattan (20165652 TCM)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1219-2016 *David G. Greenfield Coupled on GOLU 461 - Zoning, Sidewalk Café, HARU, 176 8th Ave, Manhattan (20165652 TCM)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0462-2016 *David G. Greenfield  Zoning, Sidewalk Café, BENVA BAKERY, 440 Amsterdam Ave, Manhattan (20165487 TCM)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1220-2016 *David G. Greenfield Coupled on GOLU 462 - Zoning, Sidewalk Café, BENVA BAKERY, 440 Amsterdam Ave, Manhattan (20165487 TCM)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0463-2016 *David G. Greenfield  Zoning, Sidewalk Café, BILLS BAR & BURGER, 22 9th Ave, Manhattan (20165650 TCM)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1221-2016 *David G. Greenfield Coupled on GOLU 463 - Zoning, Sidewalk Café, BILLS BAR & BURGER, 22 9th Ave, Manhattan (20165650 TCM)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0466-2016 *David G. Greenfield  Zoning, 1775 GRAND CONCOURSE TEXT AMENDMENT, Bronx (N 160179 ZRX)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1222-2016 *David G. Greenfield Preconsidered - Coupled on GOLU 466 - Zoning, 1775 GRAND CONCOURSE TEXT AMENDMENT, Bronx (N 160179 ZRX)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 0869-2015 ALaurie A. Cumbo Amended and Coupled on GOReporting on sex offenses.IntroductionThis bill would require the New York City Police Department to add sex offenses to its crime status report. Such offenses must be listed in total and by listing the type of sex offense separately.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Int 0948-2015 AMelissa Mark-Viverito Amended and Coupled on GORequiring the police department and mayor's office to report on domestic violence and hate crime statistics.IntroductionThis bill would repeal section 3-112 that requires the New York City Police Department (NYPD) to provide some domestic violence and hate crime statistics and consolidate the reporting requirement within section 14-161 of the Administrative Code. The bill would require the NYPD to report on the department website the number of domestic violence radio runs, domestic violence related rapes and felonious assaults on a monthly, quarterly and annual basis. In addition, the bill will require the department to report the number of domestic violence crimes on NYCHA property to be reported on a bi-annual basis and homicides related to domestic violence, hate crimes, and felony assaults determined to be hate crimes to be reported on a quarterly and annual basis.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Int 0961-2015 AAntonio Reynoso Amended and Coupled on GORequiring the police department to report on intimate partner domestic violence statistics.IntroductionThis bill would require the police department to report the number and percentage of all crimes of domestic violence that involved intimate partners.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Int 0968-2015 ARitchie J. Torres Amended and Coupled on GORequiring the police department to report on domestic violence crime statistics in public housing.IntroductionThis bill would require the New York City Police Department (NYPD) to report the number of reported domestic violence crimes that have taken place on New York City Housing Authority property, disaggregated by public housing development and the percentage of domestic violence related felony crimes. The NYPD will be required to report the data bi-annually and post the data on the department website.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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M 0423-2016 *   Hari Savitala, Environmental Control BoardMayor's Message Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1223-2016 *Brad S. Lander Coupled on GOM 423 - Hari Savitala, Environmental Control BoardResolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 0997-2015 AThe Public Advocate (Ms. James) Amended and Coupled on GOPedestrian control signals.IntroductionThe bill would establish the right of way for pedestrians while crossing the roadway during various pedestrian control signal phases. Other traffic would be required to yield the right of way to pedestrians when a steady walking person, flashing upraised hand, or flashing upraised hand with a countdown clock is displayed on a pedestrian control signal.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 0923-2015 ALaurie A. Cumbo~coupledA and GORequiring the dept of small business services to submit an annual report regarding the satisfaction of minority and women owned business enterprises goals by recipients of economic development benefits.IntroductionThis bill would first require the New York City Economic Development Corporation (EDC) to assess and evaluate entities (by August 1 of each year, beginning 2017) to which it provided a loan, grant or tax benefit greater than $150,000, or who are involved with the sale or lease of city-owned land for a project expected to retain or create at least 25 jobs, to determine whether they met the M/WBE goals, if applicable, on the particular project. EDC would then submit this information to the Department of Small Business Services (SBS) (by November 1 of each year, beginning 2017). SBS would be required to submit an annual report (by January 1 of each year, with the first report due January 30, 2018) to the Mayor and the Speaker of the Council containing information including: (i) a list of all recipients of economic development benefits; (ii) the M/WBE goals for these recipients; (iii) whether the recipient conducted a good faith effort to identify and utilize M/WBEs to achieve such goals; and (iv) if M/WBE contracting goals were not met by a recipient, a description of the reasons the goals were not met.   Action details Not available
Int 0976-2015 AThe Public Advocate (Ms. James)~coupledA and GORequiring training for agency chief contracting officers and agency M/WBE officers and posting related information on the city’s website.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Small Business Services to conduct mandatory trainings for agency chief contracting officers and agency minority-owned and women-owned businesses contracting officers regarding participation of minority-owned and women-owned businesses in city procurement, and to post information on its website regarding agency chief contracting officers, including the date of the last mandatory training attended by each agency chief contracting officer.   Action details Not available
Int 0981-2015 BLaurie A. Cumbo~coupledA and GOEstablishment of an M/WBE advisory board.IntroductionThis bill would establish an advisory board to enhance city procurement opportunities for M/WBEs. The board would consist of a chair and no fewer than ten members appointed by, and serving at the pleasure of, the mayor. The board’s responsibilities would be to advise the mayor on M/WBE issues and methods of increasing M/WBE participation in procurement, to provide information to firms owned by minorities and women about opportunities and programs for M/WBEs and to encourage them to certify as M/WBEs, and to educate relevant stakeholders and others in order to support the City’s efforts to increase M/WBE opportunities through regulatory and legislative changes. The board’s chair would also be authorized to direct the board to gather and disseminate information and convene meetings to improve information sharing and the provision of advice about M/WBE issues and opportunities.   Action details Not available
Int 1005-2015 AElizabeth S. Crowley~coupledA and GORequiring agency minority and women-owned business enterprise utilization plans to be published online.IntroductionCurrently, each agency that made more than $5 million in procurements in the previous fiscal year is required to submit a utilization plan for the following fiscal year to the Department of Small Business Services (SBS). The utilization plan details the M/WBE participation goals set by the contracting agency. Upon approval from SBS, the agency must then submit a copy of the utilization plan to the Speaker of the Council. This bill would require that these plans are also posted online for public access.   Action details Not available
Int 1019-2015 AHelen K. Rosenthal~coupledA and GOAmending reporting requirements related to M/WBE participation.IntroductionCurrently, agencies are required to report information on the number and total dollar amount of contracts awarded (by status as minority-owned business enterprise (MBE), women-owned business enterprise (EBE), emerging business enterprise (EBE), and non-certified firm) only for those contracts where the agency set participation goals. This bill would remove this limitation and instead provide this information for all agency contracts. Additionally, the bill would amend the contractual value ranges for which information is reported by clarifying that the number and total value of contracts must be reported by: those contracts at or below the micro-purchase limit, between the micro-purchase limit and the small purchase limit, and between the small purchase limit and $1 million (in addition to the already existing ranges of $1-5 million, $5-20 million, and above $25 million). Finally, the bill would require that the data providing a basis for the M/WBE report be made available to the Council electronically in an extractable format.   Action details Not available
Int 1020-2015 AHelen K. Rosenthal~coupledA and GOAmending reporting requirements and agency goals related to participation of minority and women owned business enterprises in procurements.IntroductionUnder local law, prior to soliciting bids or proposals for contracts valued at over ten million dollars (other than contracts for capital projects valued at over twenty-five million dollars and certain contracts that are otherwise exempt), agencies must submit the bid or proposal to the city’s chief procurement officer for a determination whether it is practicable to divide the proposed contract into smaller contracts and whether doing so would enhance competition for such contracts among minority-owned business enterprises (MBEs), women-owned business enterprises (WBEs) and emerging business enterprises (EBEs), and other potential bidders or proposers. Currently, SBS and MOCS submit within their annual M/WBE report a list of all solicitations sent to the city chief procurement officer for review, and a summary of the determination made whether to divide the proposed contract. This bill would require more detailed information about how this determination was made. Additionally, the bill would change the dates by which each agency must submit their M/WBE utilization plan (from April 1 to July 31), anticipated contracting schedule (from July 31 to June 30), and performance improvement plan (in cases where the agency failed to achieve its utilization goals) (from October 1 to January 31). Finally, the bill would remove dollar limitations on the purchases of goods for which agencies have to submit an MWBE utilization plan.   Action details Not available
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Res 1194-2016 *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
Res 1197-2016 *Julissa Ferreras-Copeland~coupledPreconsidered - GOLU 464 - French Apartments, Block 753, Lot 56; Manhattan.Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1198-2016 *Julissa Ferreras-Copeland~coupledPreconsidered - GOLU 465 - Marine Terrace Apartments, Block 893, Lots 20, 30, and 50; Block 894, Lots 2, 20, 75, and 101; Queens.Resolution    Action details Not available
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Int 0405-2014 AHelen K. Rosenthal~coupledA and GOFoldable bicycle access in passenger elevators.IntroductionThis bill would require that office buildings, in addition to providing bicycle access in freight elevators, provide foldable bicycle access in passenger elevators.   Action details Not available
Int 0695-2015 AYdanis A. Rodriguez~coupledA and GOBicycle access for elevators in residential buildings.IntroductionThis bill would require owners of class R-2 occupancies to allow tenants or subtenants to use passenger elevators to transport their bicycles to and from their apartments. This bill would also allow foldable bikes on all passenger elevators in all class R occupancies.   Action details Not available
Int 0795-2015 AJumaane D. Williams~coupledA and GOClarifying bicycle access in office buildings.IntroductionThe bill would require owners of office buildings to allow bicycles to be brought into their buildings and to use freight elevators in the same manner as ordinary freight. At any time when no freight elevator is operational, it would require owners to allow bicycles to be brought onto one or more designated passenger elevators. This bill would also allow future requesting tenants to receive access under the same bicycle access plan as previous requesting tenants.   Action details Not available
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Res 1199-2016 *David G. Greenfield~coupledFiledLU 432 - Zoning, East Houston Street Rezoning, Manhattan (20160137 ZMM)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1200-2016 *David G. Greenfield~coupledGOLU 435 - Zoning, Sidewalk Cafe, WINE 34, 127 East 34th Street, Manhattan (20165639 TCM)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1201-2016 *David G. Greenfield~coupledGOLU 436 - Zoning, Sidewalk Café, DUKE OF MONTROSE, 47 5th Ave, Brooklyn (20165477 TCK)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1202-2016 *David G. Greenfield~coupledGOLU 437 - Zoning, Special Clinton District, 625 WEST 57TH STREET, Manhattan (N 160069 ZRM)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1203-2016 *David G. Greenfield~coupledGOLU 439 - Zoning, 38TH STREET AND 31ST AVENUE REZONING, Queens (C 150135 ZMQ)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1204-2016 *David G. Greenfield~coupledGOLU 440 - Landmarks, Church of St. Joseph of the Holy Family, 401– 403 West 125th St, Manhattan (20175028 HKM (N 170007 HKM))Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1205-2016 *David G. Greenfield~coupledGOLU 441 - Landmarks, Saint Paul Roman Catholic Church, Manhattan (20175029 HKM (N 170008 HKM))Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1206-2016 *David G. Greenfield~coupledGOLU 442 - Landmarks, (Former) Firehouse, Engine Company 29, 160 Chambers St, Manhattan (20175083 HKM (N 170009 HKM))Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1207-2016 *David G. Greenfield~coupledGOLU 443 - Landmarks, 315 Broadway Building, Manhattan (20175027 HKM (N 170010 HKM))Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1208-2016 *David G. Greenfield~coupledGOLU 444 - Landmarks, George William and Anna Curtis House, 234 Bard Ave, Staten Island (20175030 HKR (N 170011 HKR))Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1209-2016 *David G. Greenfield~coupledGOLU 445 - Landmarks, St. John’s Protestant Episcopal Church Rectory, Staten Island (20175031 HKR (N 170012 HKR))Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1210-2016 *David G. Greenfield~coupledGOLU 446 - Landmarks, 92 HARRISON STREET HOUSE, Staten Island (20175032 HKR (N 170013 HKR))Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1211-2016 *David G. Greenfield~coupledGOLU 447 - Landmarks, PRINCE’S BAY LIGHTHOUSE COMPLEX, 6204 Hylan Blvd, Staten Island (20175033 HKR (N 170014 HKR))Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1212-2016 *David G. Greenfield~coupledGOLU 448 - Planning, LA CENTRAL, Bronx (C 160267 ZMX)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1213-2016 *David G. Greenfield~coupledGOLU 449 - Planning, LA CENTRAL, Bronx (N 160269 ZRX)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1214-2016 *David G. Greenfield~coupledGOLU 450 - Planning, LA CENTRAL, Bronx (C 160268 HAX)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1215-2016 *David G. Greenfield~coupledGOLU 451 - Planning, LA CENTRAL, Bronx (C 160270 ZSX)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1216-2016 *David G. Greenfield~coupledGOLU 452 - Planning, LA CENTRAL, Bronx (C 160271 ZSX)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1217-2016 *David G. Greenfield~coupledGOLU 459 - Zoning, Sidewalk Café, LA PINTA MEXICAN CUISINE, 711 W 181st Street, Manhattan (20165602 TCM)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1218-2016 *David G. Greenfield~coupledGOLU 460 - Zoning, Sidewalk Café, POLPETTE, 483 Amsterdam Ave, Manhattan (20175006 TCM)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1219-2016 *David G. Greenfield~coupledGOLU 461 - Zoning, Sidewalk Café, HARU, 176 8th Ave, Manhattan (20165652 TCM)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1220-2016 *David G. Greenfield~coupledGOLU 462 - Zoning, Sidewalk Café, BENVA BAKERY, 440 Amsterdam Ave, Manhattan (20165487 TCM)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1221-2016 *David G. Greenfield~coupledGOLU 463 - Zoning, Sidewalk Café, BILLS BAR & BURGER, 22 9th Ave, Manhattan (20165650 TCM)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1222-2016 *David G. Greenfield~coupledPreconsidered - GOLU 466 - Zoning, 1775 GRAND CONCOURSE TEXT AMENDMENT, Bronx (N 160179 ZRX)Resolution    Action details Not available
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Int 0869-2015 ALaurie A. Cumbo~coupledA and GOReporting on sex offenses.IntroductionThis bill would require the New York City Police Department to add sex offenses to its crime status report. Such offenses must be listed in total and by listing the type of sex offense separately.   Action details Not available
Int 0948-2015 AMelissa Mark-Viverito~coupledA and GORequiring the police department and mayor's office to report on domestic violence and hate crime statistics.IntroductionThis bill would repeal section 3-112 that requires the New York City Police Department (NYPD) to provide some domestic violence and hate crime statistics and consolidate the reporting requirement within section 14-161 of the Administrative Code. The bill would require the NYPD to report on the department website the number of domestic violence radio runs, domestic violence related rapes and felonious assaults on a monthly, quarterly and annual basis. In addition, the bill will require the department to report the number of domestic violence crimes on NYCHA property to be reported on a bi-annual basis and homicides related to domestic violence, hate crimes, and felony assaults determined to be hate crimes to be reported on a quarterly and annual basis.   Action details Not available
Int 0961-2015 AAntonio Reynoso~coupledA and GORequiring the police department to report on intimate partner domestic violence statistics.IntroductionThis bill would require the police department to report the number and percentage of all crimes of domestic violence that involved intimate partners.   Action details Not available
Int 0968-2015 ARitchie J. Torres~coupledA and GORequiring the police department to report on domestic violence crime statistics in public housing.IntroductionThis bill would require the New York City Police Department (NYPD) to report the number of reported domestic violence crimes that have taken place on New York City Housing Authority property, disaggregated by public housing development and the percentage of domestic violence related felony crimes. The NYPD will be required to report the data bi-annually and post the data on the department website.   Action details Not available
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Res 1223-2016 *Brad S. Lander~coupledGOM 423 - Hari Savitala, Environmental Control BoardResolution    Action details Not available
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Int 0997-2015 AThe Public Advocate (Ms. James)~coupledA and GOPedestrian control signals.IntroductionThe bill would establish the right of way for pedestrians while crossing the roadway during various pedestrian control signal phases. Other traffic would be required to yield the right of way to pedestrians when a steady walking person, flashing upraised hand, or flashing upraised hand with a countdown clock is displayed on a pedestrian control signal.   Action details Not available
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Res 1058-2016 AAndrew Cohen Amended and Adopted by the Committee on ContractsCondemning all efforts to delegitimize the State of Israel and the global movement to boycott, divest from, and sanction the people of Israel.Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 1260-2016 *Melissa Mark-Viverito~SPONSORFire and Criminal Justice ServicesTransporting inmates in the custody of the DOC to all criminal court appearances.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Correction to determine whether inmates admitted to their custody have other open criminal court cases, notify the court system of their incarceration, and transport those inmates to all required court appearances for such cases.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1261-2016 *Melissa Mark-Viverito~SPONSORFire and Criminal Justice ServicesAuthorizing the waiver of fees in the collection of cash bail.IntroductionThis bill would authorize the Department of Finance to waive a fee of up to 3% that the Department currently collects from cash bail posted in criminal cases.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1262-2016 *Melissa Mark-Viverito~SPONSORFire and Criminal Justice ServicesRegulating the use of uniforms by the department of correction for court appearances.IntroductionThis bill requires the Department of Correction to produce inmates for trial or grand jury appearances in their personal clothing, and where such clothing is not available the Department must provide inmates adequate non-uniform clothing. Such clothing must also be provided to inmates released from a court.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1193-2016 *Inez E. Dickens~SPONSORFinanceInclude certain writer and director salaries and compensation within production costs eligible for the empire state film production credit. (A.3376-B/S.5448-A)Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1263-2016 *Daniel Dromm ~SPONSORHealthRequiring the DHMH to report on the results of inspections of food service establishments operated in or by schools.IntroductionThis bill would require that the results of health inspections by the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene of school cafeteria and kitchens be posted on the website of the Department of Education or the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1194-2016 *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 1264-2016 *Daniel R. Garodnick~SPONSORFire and Criminal Justice ServicesRequiring the dept of correction to publish all of its rules, policies, and directives.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Correction to publicly report all of its rules, policies, and directives. The commissioner would be permitted to redact these items as necessary for safety and security purposes.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1265-2016 *Vincent J. Gentile~SPONSORHealthCreating a penalty for leaving a companion animal outside during inclement weather conditions and subjecting violators to the registration requirements of the Animal Abuse Registry.IntroductionThis bill would prohibit leaving companion animals unattended outdoors during inclement weather conditions. Leaving an animal outdoors in these conditions could have harmful and even deadly consequences for the animal due to such issues as overheating, freezing, and other exposure-related health issues. Penalizing this practice and subjecting violators to the registration requirements of the Animal Abuse Registry could be an effective way to deter this practice and potentially save animals’ lives.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1266-2016 *David G. Greenfield~SPONSORHousing and BuildingsProhibiting the use of plywood to secure vacant and abandoned buildings.IntroductionThis bill would prohibit the use of plywood in sealing openings in vacant buildings. This prohibition is intended to prevent blight.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1195-2016 *David G. Greenfield~SPONSORTransportationDOT to reserve parking near private schools for private school employees.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1196-2016 *Andy L. King~SPONSORVeteransFairness for Veterans Act of 2016 (H.R.4683/S.1567)Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1267-2016 *Rory I. Lancman~SPONSORPublic SafetyProhibiting certain disclosures of intimate images.IntroductionThis bill prohibits the nonconsensual distribution of sexually explicit videos or images of another person, with the intent to cause harm to the person depicted in such videos or images. The bill also prohibits any legitimate threat to do so. The bill creates both a criminal penalty and a civil cause of action, and contains limited exceptions.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1268-2016 *Antonio Reynoso~SPONSORSanitation and Solid Waste ManagementRegulation of the heating oil supply industry by the business integrity commission.IntroductionThe bill would provide the Business Integrity Commission (BIC) with broad powers to comprehensively regulate the heating oil industry. Among other things, BIC would be given authority to issue licenses and suspend and/or revoke licenses to and from heating oil industry participants, perform background investigations on license-applicants, and require fingerprinting of principals, employees and individuals employed by the applicants whom BIC believes may lack good character, honesty and integrity. In addition, the bill sets standards of conduct for licensees to protect against overcharging, shorting, and other forms of consumer fraud. Requirements for licensees include registering all heating oil delivery vehicles with BIC; producing all heating oil delivery vehicles for inspection; maintaining records; billing consumers for heating oil in a form or manner prescribed by BIC; a prohibition against fraudulent schemes and business practices; and a prohibition against failing to cooperate with BIC investigations. Violations would be punishable by both criminal and civil penalties, and by suspension or revocation of licenses. In the case of unlicensed activity, BIC may impound vehicles.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1269-2016 *Donovan J. Richards~SPONSORHousing and BuildingsCreation of regulatory agreements with community land trusts.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Housing & Buildings to enter into regulatory agreements with community land trusts (CLTs) which meet standard terms and conditions for regulatory agreements, and allows HPD to enter into such agreements where the CLT is a recipient of city funding, property or a tax exemption.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1270-2016 *Donovan J. Richards~SPONSORSanitation and Solid Waste ManagementEstablishing a tracking system concerning the disposal of yellow and brown grease.IntroductionThis bill would establish a tracking system concerning the disposal of yellow and brown grease.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1271-2016 *Helen K. Rosenthal~SPONSORContractsRequiring contractors and subcontractors to submit information to VENDEX electronically.IntroductionThis bill would require contractors and subcontractors doing business with the city to submit information required by the Vendor Information Exchange System (VENDEX) questionnaire electronically.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1272-2016 *Ritchie J. Torres~SPONSORPublic SafetyCodifying the procedures offering vehicle owners the opportunity to recover possession of a vehicle seized in connection with an arrest, implemented by court order.IntroductionThis bill codifies the procedures offering vehicle owners the opportunity to recover possession of a vehicle seized in connection with an arrest, implemented by court order pursuant to Krimstock v. Kelly.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1273-2016 *Ritchie J. Torres~SPONSORPublic HousingReporting on the capital needs of public housing.IntroductionThis bill would require the New York City Housing Authority (“NYCHA”) to make publicly available online and submit to the Council an annual report on the capital needs of the public housing located in the City, including the capital needs of each building containing public housing, the aggregate capital needs of all public housing, and the amount of money NYCHA plans to spend to address the capital needs of each building.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1274-2016 *Ritchie J. Torres~SPONSORPublic HousingReporting on obsolete public housing dwelling units and components and systems of public housing buildings.IntroductionThis bill would require the New York City Housing Authority (“NYCHA”) to make publicly available online and submit to the Council an annual report on public housing dwelling units and components and systems of public housing buildings that are, in the determination of NYCHA, obsolete or soon to be obsolete.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1275-2016 *Ritchie J. Torres~SPONSORPublic HousingReporting on the demolition or disposition of real property owned by public housing agencies.IntroductionThis bill would require public housing agencies operating in the city to report information relating to the demolition or disposition of real property owned by public housing agencies. For a disposition, the report would be due 30 days before the solicitation of any bids or proposals or 60 days before the disposition occurs, whichever is earlier. For a demolition, the report would be due 30 days before the solicitation of any bids or proposals or 60 days before the filing of any construction documents, whichever is earlier. The bill would require the agencies to report the following information about each proposed demolition or disposition: a description of the nature and scope; the address of the real property; a description of the purpose and an explanation of how the demolition or disposition serves the interests of the residents; a description of each stakeholder’s role; the anticipated timeline; and a description of the agency’s plan for engaging residents.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1276-2016 *James G. Van Bramer~SPONSORCultural Affairs, Libraries and International Intergroup RelationsRequiring the art commission to conduct an annual report.IntroductionThis bill would require the New York City Art Commission to submit to the Mayor and the Speaker a report detailing the number of submissions received by the Commission, the number of submissions acted upon, the membership of the Art Commission, a summary of the methods of procedure used to determine the approval or disapproval or rejection of submissions and the number of works of art cleaned, maintained, or repaired, in the previous year.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1277-2016 *Jumaane D. Williams~SPONSORHousing and BuildingsConforming the New York city energy conservation code to recent amendments to the 2016 New York state energy code.IntroductionThe State Energy Law permits municipalities to promulgate local energy conservation construction codes, provided that those codes are at least as stringent as the State Energy Code. The State recently amended certain provisions of the State Energy Code. This bill would make various technical corrections to the New York City Energy Conservation Code as well as updating such code to match the new State standards.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0464-2016 *Julissa Ferreras-Copeland~SPONSORPreconsidered - FinanceFrench Apartments, Block 753, Lot 56; Manhattan.Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0465-2016 *Julissa Ferreras-Copeland~SPONSORPreconsidered - FinanceMarine Terrace Apartments, Block 893, Lots 20, 30, and 50; Block 894, Lots 2, 20, 75, and 101; Queens.Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0466-2016 *David G. Greenfield~SPONSORPreconsidered - Zoning and FranchisesZoning, 1775 GRAND CONCOURSE TEXT AMENDMENT, Bronx (N 160179 ZRX)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0466-2016 *David G. Greenfield  Zoning, 1775 GRAND CONCOURSE TEXT AMENDMENT, Bronx (N 160179 ZRX)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0467-2016 *David G. Greenfield~SPONSORLandmarks, Public Siting, and Maritime UsesLandmarks, MITCHELL-LINDEN LIBRARY SITE, 31-32 Union Street, Queens (C160247 PQQ)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0467-2016 *David G. Greenfield  Landmarks, MITCHELL-LINDEN LIBRARY SITE, 31-32 Union Street, Queens (C160247 PQQ)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0468-2016 *David G. Greenfield~SPONSORLandmarks, Public Siting, and Maritime UsesLandmarks, ROSEDALE LIBRARY SITE, 144-20 243rd Street, Queens (C160248 PQQ)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0468-2016 *David G. Greenfield  Landmarks, ROSEDALE LIBRARY SITE, 144-20 243rd Street, Queens (C160248 PQQ)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available