Meeting Name: City Council Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 2/1/2017 1:30 PM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: Council Chambers - City Hall
Published agenda: Agenda Agenda Published minutes: Minutes Minutes  
Meeting video:  
Attachments: Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, Hearing Transcript, Minutes of the Stated Meeting
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    Delivered by: Rev. Wendy Calderon-Payne, Executive Director of BronxConnect, 432 149th Street, Bronx, N.Y. 10455. Motion to spread the invocation in full upon the record by Speaker Mark-Viverito.      Video Video
    Motion that the Minutes of the Stated Meeting of December 15, 2016 be adopted as printed by Council Member Lancman.      Video Video
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M 0467-2017 * FinanceSubmitting Preliminary Expense Budget for FY'18.Mayor's Message Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
M 0468-2017 * FinanceSubmitting January 2017 Financial Plan Detail and Summary Book, Volumes I and II for FY's 2017-2021.Mayor's Message Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
M 0469-2017 * FinanceSubmitting Geographic Reports for Expense Budget for FY'18.Mayor's Message Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
M 0470-2017 * FinanceSubmitting Departmental Estimates Report, Volumes I, II, III, IV and V, for FY'18.Mayor's Message Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
M 0471-2017 * FinanceSubmitting Preliminary Contract Budget Report for FY'18.Mayor's Message Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
M 0472-2017 * FinanceSubmitting the Preliminary Capital Budget, FY'18.Mayor's Message Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
M 0473-2017 * FinanceSubmitting the Capital Commitment Plan, Fiscal Year 2018, Volumes 1, 2, 3, & 4 and the Capital Commitment Plan, Financial Summary.Mayor's Message Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
M 0474-2017 * FinanceSubmitting the Preliminary Ten-Year Capital Strategy, FY's 2018-2027.Mayor's Message Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
M 0475-2017 * Received, Ordered, Printed and FiledSubmitting Preliminary certificate setting forth the maximum amount of debt and reserves which the City, and the NYC Municipal Water Finance Authority, may soundly incur for capital projects for FY'18 and the ensuing 3 fiscal years.Mayor's Message Rcvd, Ord, Prnt, Fld by Council  Action details Not available
M 0476-2017 * Rules, Privileges and ElectionsJeffrey Friedlander, Conflicts of Interest BoardMayor's Message Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
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M 0477-2017 *David G. Greenfield Planning, 225 West 140th Street, Manhattan (C170048 HAM and 20170049 PQM)Land Use Call-Up Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 1024-2015 AFernando Cabrera Amended and Coupled on GODissemination of SCRIE informationIntroductionThis bill would require relevant agencies to coordinate with the department of finance to distribute information from the senior citizen rent increase exemption (SCRIE) program to individuals sixty two years of age or older alongside applications and related forms sent with respect to any other program or service administered by the agency.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Int 1309-2016 *Margaret S. ChinCoupled on GOIncreasing the maximum income level qualifying for exemption for rent increases granted to certain senior citizens.IntroductionThis bill would extend the current income eligibility limits for the Senior Citizen Rent Increase Exemption and Disability Rent Increase Exemption until June 30, 2020.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 0436-2014 ARafael L. Espinal, Jr.Amended and Coupled on GOAuthorizing 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.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Res 1356-2017 *Julissa Ferreras-CopelandPreconsidered - Coupled on GOApproving the new designation and changes in the designation of certain organizations to receive funding in the Expense BudgetResolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1357-2017 *Julissa Ferreras-CopelandPreconsidered - Coupled on GONew Dorp BID, Staten IslandResolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0543-2016 *Julissa Ferreras-Copeland Penn South, ManhattanLand Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1359-2017 *Julissa Ferreras-CopelandCoupled on GOLU 543 - Penn South, ManhattanResolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 1294-2016 AElizabeth S. CrowleyAmended and Coupled on GORequiring the fire dept to report on the use and type of smoke detectors and smoke alarms in fire-related deaths.IntroductionThis bill would require the Fire Department to issue a yearly report on the rate of the use of smoke detectors and smoke alarms in civilian fire deaths.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 1164-2016 ACorey D. JohnsonAmended and Coupled on GOInformation regarding unlawful evictions.IntroductionThe bill would require the Human Resources Administration (HRA) to provide rental subsidy recipients with a written statement explaining the protections of Section 26-521 of the Administrative Code, which prohibits unlawful evictions. The bill would require HRA to provide the notice when the applicant initially applies for the subsidy and at any point HRA determines to be appropriate. If the applicant chooses, HRA may send the notice electronically.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Int 1166-2016 ADonovan J. RichardsAmended and Coupled on GOReporting on violations issued to three-quarter housing.IntroductionThis bill would require the Mayor’s Office of Operations to publish a quarterly report on its website about the findings of the Mayor’s Three-Quarter Housing Task Force. The Task Force is comprised of inspectors from the Human Resources Administration, Department of Buildings, the Fire Department, and the Department of Housing Preservation and Development and is tasked with inspecting dwellings suspected to be three-quarters houses. The reports would include information on the number of violations issued to each building, and the number of individuals relocated from each building, disaggregated by the type of assistance each individual received. The first report would cover data from June 1, 2015 through March 31, 2017.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 1167-2016 ARitchie J. TorresAmended and Coupled on GOPosting of a vacate order, re-occupancy of vacated dwellings, and the provision of relocation services.IntroductionThis bill would remove the time limitation for applying for relocation assistance and make clear that any tenant who moves out while a vacate order is in effect is entitled to appropriate relocation assistance from HPD. This legislation would also require posting of a sign at properties subject to a vacate order and would impose a penalty of at least $5,000 for each dwelling unit that is reoccupied while a vacate order is still in effect.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Int 1168-2016 ARitchie J. TorresAmended and Coupled on GOImproperly conditioning residential occupancy on medical treatment.IntroductionThis bill would prohibit landlords from mandating medical treatment as a condition of occupancy, with the exception of family members and legitimate programs, such as rehabilitation clinics. This bill would also provide a cause of action to tenants who face such a mandate, allowing them to receive damages and reasonable attorney’s fees and court costs. This legislation also includes the imposition of such a mandate in the definition of harassment under the Housing Maintenance Code.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Int 1171-2016 AJumaane D. WilliamsAmended and Coupled on GOVerification of occupancy for relocation services.IntroductionThis legislation makes clear that a tenant can verify occupancy by, at a minimum, submitting a lease or any two of the following documents: • A valid government-issued identification showing the tenant’s address; • A valid record from any government agency showing the tenant’s address; • A valid record relating to medical treatment (including a prescription) showing the tenant’s address; • A notarized written statement from the building owner; • A valid utility bill to the tenant at the building in question; • A notarized statement from a third-party, non-governmental service provider verifying that services were provided to the tenant at the building in question; and • Any other form of verification that HPD determines to be appropriate. Additionally, this legislation would require HPD to provide tenants who are denied relocation services with a written notice of such decision, the basis for such decision, and information on how to appeal such decision.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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LU 0546-2017 *David G. Greenfield Planning, Rainbow Plaza, Bronx (20175171 HAX)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1360-2017 *David G. GreenfieldCoupled on GOLU 546 - Planning, Rainbow Plaza, Bronx (20175171 HAX)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0547-2017 *David G. Greenfield Landmarks, The Graybar Building, Manhattan (20175160 HKM (N 170173 HKM))Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1361-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPreconsidered - Coupled on GOLU 547 - Landmarks, The Graybar Building, Manhattan (20175160 HKM (N 170173 HKM))Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0548-2017 *David G. Greenfield Landmarks, Beverly Hotel, Manhattan (20175161 HKM (N 170175 HKM))Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1362-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPreconsidered - Coupled on GOLU 548 - Landmarks, Beverly Hotel, Manhattan (20175161 HKM (N 170175 HKM))Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0549-2017 *David G. Greenfield Landmarks, Pershing Square Building, Manhattan (20175162 HKM (N 170172 HKM))Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1363-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPreconsidered - Coupled on GOLU 549 - Landmarks, Pershing Square Building, Manhattan (20175162 HKM (N 170172 HKM))Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0550-2017 *David G. Greenfield Landmarks, Shelton Hotel, Manhattan (20175163 HKM (N 170174 HKM))Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1364-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPreconsidered - Coupled on GOLU 550 - Landmarks, Shelton Hotel, Manhattan (20175163 HKM (N 170174 HKM))Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0551-2017 *David G. Greenfield Landmarks, Hotel Lexington, Manhattan (20175164 HKM (N 170176 HKM))Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1365-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPreconsidered - Coupled on GOLU 551 - Landmarks, Hotel Lexington, Manhattan (20175164 HKM (N 170176 HKM))Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0552-2017 *David G. Greenfield Landmarks, 400 Madison Avenue Building, Manhattan (20175165 HKM (N 170177 HKM))Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1366-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPreconsidered - Coupled on GOLU 552 - Landmarks, 400 Madison Avenue Building, Manhattan (20175165 HKM (N 170177 HKM))Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0553-2017 *David G. Greenfield Landmarks, Minnie E. Young House, Manhattan (20175166 HKM (N 170167 HKM))Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1367-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPreconsidered - Coupled on GOLU 553 - Landmarks, Minnie E. Young House, Manhattan (20175166 HKM (N 170167 HKM))Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0554-2017 *David G. Greenfield Landmarks, Martin Erdmann House, Manhattan (20175167 HKM (N 170168 HKM))Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1368-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPreconsidered - Coupled on GOLU 554 - Landmarks, Martin Erdmann House, Manhattan (20175167 HKM (N 170168 HKM))Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0555-2017 *David G. Greenfield Landmarks, Yale Club of New York City, Manhattan (20175168 HKM (N 170171 HKM))Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1369-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPreconsidered - Coupled on GOLU 555 - Landmarks, Yale Club of New York City, Manhattan (20175168 HKM (N 170171 HKM))Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0556-2017 *David G. Greenfield Landmarks, Hampton Shops Building, Manhattan (20175169 HKM (N 170170 HKM))Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1370-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPreconsidered - Coupled on GOLU 556 - Landmarks, Hampton Shops Building, Manhattan (20175169 HKM (N 170170 HKM))Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0557-2017 *David G. Greenfield Landmarks, 18 East 41st Street, Manhattan (20175170 HKM (N 170169 HKM))Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1371-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPreconsidered - Coupled on GOLU 557 - Landmarks, 18 East 41st Street, Manhattan (20175170 HKM (N 170169 HKM))Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0558-2017 *David G. Greenfield Landmarks, Citicorp Center, Manhattan (20175172 HKM (N 170194 HKM))Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1372-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPreconsidered - Coupled on GOLU 558 - Landmarks, Citicorp Center, Manhattan (20175172 HKM (N 170194 HKM))Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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T2014-0002 * Coupled on GOCommissioner of DeedsCommissioner of Deeds Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 1024-2015 AFernando Cabrera A and GODissemination of SCRIE informationIntroductionThis bill would require relevant agencies to coordinate with the department of finance to distribute information from the senior citizen rent increase exemption (SCRIE) program to individuals sixty two years of age or older alongside applications and related forms sent with respect to any other program or service administered by the agency.   Action details Not available
Int 1309-2016 *Margaret S. ChinGOIncreasing the maximum income level qualifying for exemption for rent increases granted to certain senior citizens.IntroductionThis bill would extend the current income eligibility limits for the Senior Citizen Rent Increase Exemption and Disability Rent Increase Exemption until June 30, 2020.   Action details Not available
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Int 0436-2014 ARafael L. Espinal, Jr.A and GOAuthorizing 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.   Action details Not available
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Res 1356-2017 *Julissa Ferreras-CopelandPreconsidered - GOApproving the new designation and changes in the designation of certain organizations to receive funding in the Expense BudgetResolution    Action details Not available
Res 1357-2017 *Julissa Ferreras-CopelandPreconsidered - GONew Dorp BID, Staten IslandResolution    Action details Not available
Res 1359-2017 *Julissa Ferreras-CopelandGOLU 543 - Penn South, ManhattanResolution    Action details Not available
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Int 1294-2016 AElizabeth S. CrowleyA and GORequiring the fire dept to report on the use and type of smoke detectors and smoke alarms in fire-related deaths.IntroductionThis bill would require the Fire Department to issue a yearly report on the rate of the use of smoke detectors and smoke alarms in civilian fire deaths.   Action details Not available
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Int 1164-2016 ACorey D. JohnsonA and GOInformation regarding unlawful evictions.IntroductionThe bill would require the Human Resources Administration (HRA) to provide rental subsidy recipients with a written statement explaining the protections of Section 26-521 of the Administrative Code, which prohibits unlawful evictions. The bill would require HRA to provide the notice when the applicant initially applies for the subsidy and at any point HRA determines to be appropriate. If the applicant chooses, HRA may send the notice electronically.   Action details Not available
Int 1166-2016 ADonovan J. RichardsA and GOReporting on violations issued to three-quarter housing.IntroductionThis bill would require the Mayor’s Office of Operations to publish a quarterly report on its website about the findings of the Mayor’s Three-Quarter Housing Task Force. The Task Force is comprised of inspectors from the Human Resources Administration, Department of Buildings, the Fire Department, and the Department of Housing Preservation and Development and is tasked with inspecting dwellings suspected to be three-quarters houses. The reports would include information on the number of violations issued to each building, and the number of individuals relocated from each building, disaggregated by the type of assistance each individual received. The first report would cover data from June 1, 2015 through March 31, 2017.   Action details Not available
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Int 1167-2016 ARitchie J. TorresA and GOPosting of a vacate order, re-occupancy of vacated dwellings, and the provision of relocation services.IntroductionThis bill would remove the time limitation for applying for relocation assistance and make clear that any tenant who moves out while a vacate order is in effect is entitled to appropriate relocation assistance from HPD. This legislation would also require posting of a sign at properties subject to a vacate order and would impose a penalty of at least $5,000 for each dwelling unit that is reoccupied while a vacate order is still in effect.   Action details Not available
Int 1168-2016 ARitchie J. TorresA and GOImproperly conditioning residential occupancy on medical treatment.IntroductionThis bill would prohibit landlords from mandating medical treatment as a condition of occupancy, with the exception of family members and legitimate programs, such as rehabilitation clinics. This bill would also provide a cause of action to tenants who face such a mandate, allowing them to receive damages and reasonable attorney’s fees and court costs. This legislation also includes the imposition of such a mandate in the definition of harassment under the Housing Maintenance Code.   Action details Not available
Int 1171-2016 AJumaane D. WilliamsA and GOVerification of occupancy for relocation services.IntroductionThis legislation makes clear that a tenant can verify occupancy by, at a minimum, submitting a lease or any two of the following documents: • A valid government-issued identification showing the tenant’s address; • A valid record from any government agency showing the tenant’s address; • A valid record relating to medical treatment (including a prescription) showing the tenant’s address; • A notarized written statement from the building owner; • A valid utility bill to the tenant at the building in question; • A notarized statement from a third-party, non-governmental service provider verifying that services were provided to the tenant at the building in question; and • Any other form of verification that HPD determines to be appropriate. Additionally, this legislation would require HPD to provide tenants who are denied relocation services with a written notice of such decision, the basis for such decision, and information on how to appeal such decision.   Action details Not available
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Res 1360-2017 *David G. GreenfieldGOLU 546 - Planning, Rainbow Plaza, Bronx (20175171 HAX)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1361-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPreconsidered - GOLU 547 - Landmarks, The Graybar Building, Manhattan (20175160 HKM (N 170173 HKM))Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1362-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPreconsidered - GOLU 548 - Landmarks, Beverly Hotel, Manhattan (20175161 HKM (N 170175 HKM))Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1363-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPreconsidered - GOLU 549 - Landmarks, Pershing Square Building, Manhattan (20175162 HKM (N 170172 HKM))Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1364-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPreconsidered - GOLU 550 - Landmarks, Shelton Hotel, Manhattan (20175163 HKM (N 170174 HKM))Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1365-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPreconsidered - GOLU 551 - Landmarks, Hotel Lexington, Manhattan (20175164 HKM (N 170176 HKM))Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1366-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPreconsidered - GOLU 552 - Landmarks, 400 Madison Avenue Building, Manhattan (20175165 HKM (N 170177 HKM))Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1367-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPreconsidered - GOLU 553 - Landmarks, Minnie E. Young House, Manhattan (20175166 HKM (N 170167 HKM))Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1368-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPreconsidered - GOLU 554 - Landmarks, Martin Erdmann House, Manhattan (20175167 HKM (N 170168 HKM))Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1369-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPreconsidered - GOLU 555 - Landmarks, Yale Club of New York City, Manhattan (20175168 HKM (N 170171 HKM))Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1370-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPreconsidered - GOLU 556 - Landmarks, Hampton Shops Building, Manhattan (20175169 HKM (N 170170 HKM))Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1371-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPreconsidered - GOLU 557 - Landmarks, 18 East 41st Street, Manhattan (20175170 HKM (N 170169 HKM))Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1372-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPreconsidered - GOLU 558 - Landmarks, Citicorp Center, Manhattan (20175172 HKM (N 170194 HKM))Resolution    Action details Not available
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T2014-0002 * GOCommissioner of DeedsCommissioner of Deeds    Action details Not available
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Int 1449-2017 *Melissa Mark-ViveritoParks and RecreationNaming of 40 thoroughfares and public places.IntroductionThis bill would co-name 40 thoroughfares and public places, based on requests of Council Members whose district includes the location. Of these 40 co-names, 7 are either a relocation of a previously enacted co-naming or a revision to the street sign installed with respect to a previously enacted co-naming.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1450-2017 *Fernando Cabrera HealthRequiring the chief medical examiner to determine the veteran status of any previously unidentified deceased person.IntroductionIn an effort to honor veterans’ service with military burials and to reduce the number of deceased indigent veterans buried in the City’s potter’s field, this bill would require the chief medical examiner to determine the veteran status of newly identified deceased persons and to contact at least one veterans’ service organization if the deceased was a veteran.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1451-2017 *Fernando Cabrera Juvenile JusticeBroadening the definition of family who can visit youth in detention facilities.IntroductionThis bill allows youth in detention facilities to designate visitors outside of the family, including a coach, teacher, clergyperson, or other adult who has a positive relationship with the young person.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1452-2017 *Fernando Cabrera Juvenile JusticeRequiring ACS to provide video conferencing for youth in detention facilities.IntroductionThis bill requires ACS to allow young people in detention to video conference with family and any other approved visitors.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1453-2017 *Fernando Cabrera Juvenile JusticeRequiring ACS to permit youth in detention facilities to request privacy during visits and phone calls.IntroductionThis bill requires ACS to allow young people in detention to request privacy during visits and phone calls.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1454-2017 *Julissa Ferreras-CopelandFinanceNew Dorp BID, Staten IslandIntroductionThis bill would establish the New Dorp Business Improvement District (“BID”) in Staten Island.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1356-2017 *Julissa Ferreras-CopelandPreconsidered - FinanceApproving the new designation and changes in the designation of certain organizations to receive funding in the Expense BudgetResolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1357-2017 *Julissa Ferreras-CopelandPreconsidered - FinanceNew Dorp BID, Staten IslandResolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1455-2017 *David G. GreenfieldConsumer AffairsRequiring consumers to affirmatively consent to continue being charged at least once a year in any contract containing automatic payments that lasts more than one year.IntroductionThis bill would require any seller in a consumer contract that has automatic payments occurring periodically to receive affirmative consent that the buyer wishes to continue the contract. Buyers must give such consent at least once a year or the seller must stop charging for the service. The bill would prevent subscription-based businesses from profiting indefinitely off of consumers who may be unaware of the continuing charges. The bill would provide both administrative and private remedies.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1456-2017 *Karen KoslowitzHealthRequiring mobile food vendors to post letter grades received for sanitary inspections.IntroductionThis bill would require letter grades to be issued to food trucks and carts based on their health inspections. These grades would be required to be posted in public view at all times that the truck or cart is operating.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1457-2017 *Rory I. LancmanTransportationRequiring that the DOT maintain curb heights following street construction.IntroductionCurb heights sometimes are not adequately maintained during street construction and, as a result, flooding of property has occurred. Property owners have subsequently been fined for having ponding conditions on their property. This bill would require that the DOT ensure that adequate curb heights are maintained following construction in order to prevent flooding and fines for ponding conditions that are not the fault of property owners.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1458-2017 *Brad S. LanderHousing and BuildingsSales of cooperative apartments.IntroductionThis bill would require cooperative corporations to provide prospective purchasers with a written statement of each and all of its reasons for withholding consent to a sale within five days after deciding to withhold such consent.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1459-2017 *Stephen T. LevinGeneral WelfareUpdating the report on utilization of and applications for multi-agency emergency housing assistance.IntroductionLocal Law 37 of 2011 requires a monthly report on emergency housing assistance usage. This bill would require that report to be updated to include a cover page that would list the total number of the all individuals utilizing emergency housing in the City and the total number of families with children, adult families, single men, and single women utilizing temporary emergency housing. The bill would also require the report to be posted on homepage of the Mayor’s Office of Operations’ website and the Open Data web portal in a machine-readable format.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1460-2017 *Stephen T. LevinGeneral WelfareRequiring the formation of an interagency coordinating council to combat homelessness.IntroductionLocal Law 51 of 1993 established a homeless services advisory board and an interagency coordinating council to combat homelessness. This bill would amend the provisions of the Administrative Code establishing these bodies by adding that the advisory board appointees would include a member of a community based organization or service provider with relevant expertise, and that the DHS commissioner would meet with the advisory board on a quarterly basis. The bill would also add representatives to the coordinating council from NYCHA, DYCD, ACS, DOE, DOHMH, MOCDV and the chair of the Council’s Committee on General Welfare as members. The bill would also require that the interagency coordinating council meet with the homeless services advisory board and produce an annual report.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1461-2017 *Stephen T. LevinGeneral WelfareRequiring the dept of social services to provide customer service training twice per year to all employees that interact with members of the public.IntroductionIn an effort to improve the level of service provided at social services centers, this bill requires the Human Rights Administration/Department of Social Services to conduct customer service and professionalism training for all employees that interact with members of the public.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1462-2017 *Ydanis A. RodriguezHealthDisplay of tobacco products and non-tobacco smoking products.IntroductionThis bill would prohibit the physical display of tobacco products and non-tobacco smoking products such non-tobacco shisha, or their packaging, at stores that sell these products.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1463-2017 *Ydanis A. RodriguezTransportationEstablishing a program to provide public notification of hit-and-run incidents.IntroductionThe bill would require the City to establish an alert system to notify the public and media of hit-and-run incidents resulting in serious or injury or fatality, in order to assist in the identification of responsible drivers.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1464-2017 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.Governmental OperationsDept of probation informing persons of their voting rights.IntroductionThis bill would require that information on voting rights be distributed to persons sentenced to probation.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1358-2017 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.Cultural Affairs, Libraries and International Intergroup RelationsRecognizing April 12th annually as Garífuna Heritage Day.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1465-2017 *Ritchie J. TorresEnvironmental ProtectionPhasing out the use of fuel oil grade no. 4.IntroductionThis bill would require the phase-out of fuel oil grade no. 4 in boilers by October 1, 2025.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1466-2017 *James G. Van BramerParks and RecreationCleaning park playground equipment after the spraying of pesticides.IntroductionThis bill would require the Parks Department to clean playground equipment in city parks within twenty four hours after the spraying of pesticides by any city agency. The bill would also require the Health Department, in consultation with the Parks Department, to develop a rule to determine the minimum distance from which a spraying occurs from a city park at which such equipment will not be exposed to such pesticides.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1467-2017 *Jumaane D. WilliamsHousing and BuildingsTiming of decision for sales of cooperative apartments.IntroductionThis bill would regulate the application process for cooperative apartments in order to ensure that applicants receive timely approvals or denials.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0547-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPreconsidered - Landmarks, Public Siting and Maritime UsesLandmarks, The Graybar Building, Manhattan (20175160 HKM (N 170173 HKM))Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0547-2017 *David G. Greenfield Landmarks, The Graybar Building, Manhattan (20175160 HKM (N 170173 HKM))Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0548-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPreconsidered - Landmarks, Public Siting and Maritime UsesLandmarks, Beverly Hotel, Manhattan (20175161 HKM (N 170175 HKM))Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0548-2017 *David G. Greenfield Landmarks, Beverly Hotel, Manhattan (20175161 HKM (N 170175 HKM))Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0549-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPreconsidered - Landmarks, Public Siting and Maritime UsesLandmarks, Pershing Square Building, Manhattan (20175162 HKM (N 170172 HKM))Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0549-2017 *David G. Greenfield Landmarks, Pershing Square Building, Manhattan (20175162 HKM (N 170172 HKM))Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0550-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPreconsidered - Landmarks, Public Siting and Maritime UsesLandmarks, Shelton Hotel, Manhattan (20175163 HKM (N 170174 HKM))Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0550-2017 *David G. Greenfield Landmarks, Shelton Hotel, Manhattan (20175163 HKM (N 170174 HKM))Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0551-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPreconsidered - Landmarks, Public Siting and Maritime UsesLandmarks, Hotel Lexington, Manhattan (20175164 HKM (N 170176 HKM))Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0551-2017 *David G. Greenfield Landmarks, Hotel Lexington, Manhattan (20175164 HKM (N 170176 HKM))Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0552-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPreconsidered - Landmarks, Public Siting and Maritime UsesLandmarks, 400 Madison Avenue Building, Manhattan (20175165 HKM (N 170177 HKM))Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0552-2017 *David G. Greenfield Landmarks, 400 Madison Avenue Building, Manhattan (20175165 HKM (N 170177 HKM))Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0553-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPreconsidered - Landmarks, Public Siting and Maritime UsesLandmarks, Minnie E. Young House, Manhattan (20175166 HKM (N 170167 HKM))Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0553-2017 *David G. Greenfield Landmarks, Minnie E. Young House, Manhattan (20175166 HKM (N 170167 HKM))Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0554-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPreconsidered - Landmarks, Public Siting and Maritime UsesLandmarks, Martin Erdmann House, Manhattan (20175167 HKM (N 170168 HKM))Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0554-2017 *David G. Greenfield Landmarks, Martin Erdmann House, Manhattan (20175167 HKM (N 170168 HKM))Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0555-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPreconsidered - Landmarks, Public Siting and Maritime UsesLandmarks, Yale Club of New York City, Manhattan (20175168 HKM (N 170171 HKM))Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0555-2017 *David G. Greenfield Landmarks, Yale Club of New York City, Manhattan (20175168 HKM (N 170171 HKM))Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0556-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPreconsidered - Landmarks, Public Siting and Maritime UsesLandmarks, Hampton Shops Building, Manhattan (20175169 HKM (N 170170 HKM))Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0556-2017 *David G. Greenfield Landmarks, Hampton Shops Building, Manhattan (20175169 HKM (N 170170 HKM))Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0557-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPreconsidered - Landmarks, Public Siting and Maritime UsesLandmarks, 18 East 41st Street, Manhattan (20175170 HKM (N 170169 HKM))Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0557-2017 *David G. Greenfield Landmarks, 18 East 41st Street, Manhattan (20175170 HKM (N 170169 HKM))Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0558-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPreconsidered - Landmarks, Public Siting and Maritime UsesLandmarks, Citicorp Center, Manhattan (20175172 HKM (N 170194 HKM))Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0558-2017 *David G. Greenfield Landmarks, Citicorp Center, Manhattan (20175172 HKM (N 170194 HKM))Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0559-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPlanning, Dispositions, and ConcessionsPlanning, THE LEROY, 225 West 140th Street, Manhattan (C 170048 HAM)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0559-2017 *David G. Greenfield Planning, THE LEROY, 225 West 140th Street, Manhattan (C 170048 HAM)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0560-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPlanning, Dispositions, and ConcessionsPlanning, THE LEROY, 225 West 140th Street, Manhattan (C 170049 PQM)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0560-2017 *David G. Greenfield Planning, THE LEROY, 225 West 140th Street, Manhattan (C 170049 PQM)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0561-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPlanning, Dispositions, and ConcessionsPlanning, THE ROBESON, Manhattan (C 170050 ZMM)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0561-2017 *David G. Greenfield Planning, THE ROBESON, Manhattan (C 170050 ZMM)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0562-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPlanning, Dispositions, and ConcessionsPlanning, THE ROBESON, 407-415 Lenox Avenue, Manhattan (C 170051 HAM)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0562-2017 *David G. Greenfield Planning, THE ROBESON, 407-415 Lenox Avenue, Manhattan (C 170051 HAM)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0563-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPlanning, Dispositions, and ConcessionsPlanning, THE ROBESON, Manhattan (N 170052 ZRM)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0563-2017 *David G. Greenfield Planning, THE ROBESON, Manhattan (N 170052 ZRM)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0564-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPlanning, Dispositions, and ConcessionsPlanning, THE FREDERICK, Manhattan (C 170081 ZMM)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0564-2017 *David G. Greenfield Planning, THE FREDERICK, Manhattan (C 170081 ZMM)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0565-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPlanning, Dispositions, and ConcessionsPlanning, THE FREDERICK, Manhattan (N 170082 ZRM)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0565-2017 *David G. Greenfield Planning, THE FREDERICK, Manhattan (N 170082 ZRM)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0566-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPlanning, Dispositions, and ConcessionsPlanning, THE FREDERICK, 2405 Frederick Douglass Blvd, Manhattan (C 170085 HAM)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0566-2017 *David G. Greenfield Planning, THE FREDERICK, 2405 Frederick Douglass Blvd, Manhattan (C 170085 HAM)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available