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Meeting Name: City Council Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 2/15/2018 1:30 PM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: Council Chambers - City Hall
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    2.Delivered by: Reverend Cécé Alfred Salomon Loua, Trinity Church, 75 Broadway, New York, NY 10006. Motion to spread the invocation in full upon the record by Council Member Torres.      Video Video
    3.Motion that the Minutes of the Stated Meeting of January 11, 2018 be adopted as printed by Council Member Chin.      Video Video
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M 0016-2018 *  Rules, Privileges and ElectionsSalvatore Scibetta, Board of Standards and AppealsMayor's Message Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
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M 0017-2018 *  Housing and Buildings2017 NYC Housing and Vacancy Survey (HVS)Communication Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
M 0018-2018 *  Preconsidered - FinanceTransfer City funds between various agencies in FY'18 to implement changes to the City's expense budget. (MN-5)Communication Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
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Res 0189-2018 *Daniel Dromm  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 0023-2018 *Daniel Dromm   2524-26 Adam Clayton Powell Boulevard, ManhattanLand Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 0191-2018 *Daniel Dromm  Coupled on GOLU 23 - 2524-26 Adam Clayton Powell Boulevard, ManhattanResolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0024-2018 *Daniel Dromm   Jamaica Crossing 147-18 Archer Avenue, QueensLand Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 0192-2018 *Daniel Dromm  Coupled on GOLU 24 - Jamaica Crossing 147-18 Archer Avenue, QueensResolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
M 0018-2018 *   Transfer City funds between various agencies in FY'18 to implement changes to the City's expense budget. (MN-5)Communication Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 0193-2018 *Daniel Dromm  Preconsidered - Coupled on GOM 18 - Transfer City funds between various agencies in FY'18 to implement changes to the City's expense budget. (MN-5)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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LU 0007-2018 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.  Landmarks, Peter P. & Rosa M. Huberty House, 1019 Bushwick Ave, Brooklyn (20185109 HKK (N 180135 HKK)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 0194-2018 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr. Coupled on GOLU 7 - Landmarks, Peter P. & Rosa M. Huberty House, 1019 Bushwick Ave, Brooklyn (20185109 HKK (N 180135 HKK)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0025-2018 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.  Planning, Hopkinson/Park Place, Brooklyn (20185165 HAK)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 0195-2018 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr. Coupled on GOLU 25 - Planning, Hopkinson/Park Place, Brooklyn (20185165 HAK)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
T2018-1849 *  Coupled on GOCommissioner of DeedsCommissioner of Deeds Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Res 0189-2018 *Daniel Dromm ~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 0191-2018 *Daniel Dromm ~coupledGOLU 23 - 2524-26 Adam Clayton Powell Boulevard, ManhattanResolution    Action details Not available
Res 0192-2018 *Daniel Dromm ~coupledGOLU 24 - Jamaica Crossing 147-18 Archer Avenue, QueensResolution    Action details Not available
Res 0193-2018 *Daniel Dromm ~coupledPreconsidered - GOM 18 - Transfer City funds between various agencies in FY'18 to implement changes to the City's expense budget. (MN-5)Resolution    Action details Not available
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Res 0194-2018 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.~coupledGOLU 7 - Landmarks, Peter P. & Rosa M. Huberty House, 1019 Bushwick Ave, Brooklyn (20185109 HKK (N 180135 HKK)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 0195-2018 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.~coupledGOLU 25 - Planning, Hopkinson/Park Place, Brooklyn (20185165 HAK)Resolution    Action details Not available
T2018-1849 * ~coupledGOCommissioner of DeedsCommissioner of Deeds    Action details Not available
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Res 0182-2018 *Jumaane D. Williams Adopted by the Committee on ImmigrationProvide immigration relief for NY resident Ravidath “Ravi” Lawrence Ragbir.Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 0598-2018 *Corey D. Johnson~SPONSOREnvironmental ProtectionRequiring that all city-owned buildings be powered by green energy sources by 2050.IntroductionThis bill would require that city-owned buildings be completely powered by green energy sources by 2050. This bill would also require the commissioner of Citywide Administrative Services to report concerning the implementation of this requirement every ten years.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0599-2018 *Corey D. Johnson~SPONSORFire and Emergency ManagementFire Safety Package - Requiring the FDNY to conduct outreach and education to residential buildings.IntroductionThis bill requires the Fire Department of the City of New York to conduct proactive outreach to R-2 residential buildings regarding fire safety, education, and prevention.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0600-2018 *Corey D. Johnson~SPONSORHousing & BuildingsExtending the rent stabilization laws.IntroductionThis bill reaffirms and repromulgates the findings and declaration set forth in section 26-501 relating to a public emergency in housing.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 0188-2018 *Corey D. Johnson~SPONSORHousing & BuildingsDetermining that a public emergency requiring rent control in the City of NY continues to exist and will continue to exist on and after April 1, 2018.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0601-2018 *Corey D. Johnson~SPONSORHousing & BuildingsRequiring certain reporting on an affordable housing plan.IntroductionThis legislation would require the City to report annually on implementation of an affordable housing plan with specificity, including the number of units targeted to be created or preserved in each year and the number of units that were actually created or preserved in the preceding year in each neighborhood tabulation area. This legislation would also require the City to also provide a summary of the current demand for affordable housing and a description of obstacles to fulfilling that demand.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0602-2018 *Joseph C. Borelli~SPONSORHousing & BuildingsFire Safety Package - Self-closing doorsIntroductionThis bill would require that all doors leading to interior stairways or corridors be self-closing.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0603-2018 *Costa G. Constantinides~SPONSORFire and Emergency ManagementFire Safety Package - Requiring the fire department to meet certain standards for fire hydrant inspections and report on fire hydrant inspection results.IntroductionThe bill would require the Fire Department to conduct fire hydrant inspections every six months and require the Department of Environmental Protection to report on the results of such inspections.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0604-2018 *Robert E. Cornegy, Jr.~SPONSORHousing and BuildingsFire Safety Package - Requirements for smoke alarms and smoke detectors in residential and non-residential occupancies.IntroductionThis bill would require that, where a smoke alarm or detector is within an area of 20 feet from a stationary or fixed cooking appliance in all residential buildings, after January 1, 2021, that smoke alarms must be listed in accordance with the 8th edition of UL 217, and smoke detectors must be listed in accordance with the 7th edition of UL 268.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 0189-2018 *Daniel Dromm ~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 0605-2018 *Stephen T. Levin~SPONSORPublic SafetyRequiring the PD to submit reports on the enforcement of marijuana possession.IntroductionThis bill would require the NYPD to report on arrests and criminal summonses for marijuana possession, disaggregated by demographic information.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0606-2018 *Donovan J. Richards~SPONSORHousing and BuildingsFire Safety Package - Emergency evacuation preparedness for individuals with disabilities or limited mobility.IntroductionThe bill would require the Fire Department, in consultation with the Office of Emergency Management and the Mayor’s Office for People with Disabilities, to develop a planning checklist to residents of apartment buildings to assist in the development of individualized emergency evacuation plans by March 1, 2019.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0607-2018 *Donovan J. Richards~SPONSORHousing and BuildingsRequiring that city affordable housing plans address historic patterns of racial segregation.IntroductionThis bill would require that, where the city has developed a plan for the creation or preservation This legislation would require the City to include measures to affirmatively further fair housing in its report on creation or preservation of affordable housing to address historic patterns of racial segregation.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0608-2018 *Ritchie J. Torres~SPONSORFire and Emergency ManagementFire Safety Package - Requiring notice to close doors when escaping a fire.IntroductionThis bill requires the Fire Department of the City of New York to require owners of multiple dwelling units to post a notice that those escaping fires should close doors behind them.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0609-2018 *Ritchie J. Torres~SPONSORFire and Emergency ManagementFire Safety Package - Requiring the FDNY to implement a plan for educating both children and parents about fire safety and prevention.IntroductionThe bill would require the Fire Department to develop and implement a plan for education children and parents of common fire safety dangers, and report on such efforts.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0610-2018 *Ritchie J. Torres~SPONSORHousing and BuildingsFire Safety Package - Stove knob coversIntroductionThis bill would require owners of dwelling units to provide stove knob covers on each gas-powered stove in an apartment where a child under six resides.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0611-2018 *Ritchie J. Torres~SPONSORConsumer Affairs and Business LicensingProhibiting businesses from setting a minimum purchase requirement greater than $10 for credit card transactions.IntroductionThis proposed local law would prohibit businesses operating in New York City from setting a minimum dollar value greater than $10 for the acceptance of credit cards in selling, leasing, renting or loaning consumer goods or services to the public. Businesses would be required to post notice of such prohibition on or near any fixed point of sale terminal. The Department of Consumer Affairs would be authorized to recover civil penalties for violations. The Department would also create a web form that the public could use to report a violation.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 0190-2018 *Ritchie J. Torres~SPONSORCivil Service and LaborUS Supreme Court to protect public sector collective bargaining in Janus v. American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME).Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0028-2018 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.~SPONSORZoning and FranchisesZoning, 35-10 Astoria Boulevard Rezoning, Queens (C 170299 ZMQ)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0028-2018 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.  Zoning, 35-10 Astoria Boulevard Rezoning, Queens (C 170299 ZMQ)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0029-2018 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.~SPONSORZoning and FranchisesZoning, 35-10 Astoria Boulevard Rezoning, Queens (N 170300 ZRQ)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0029-2018 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.  Zoning, 35-10 Astoria Boulevard Rezoning, Queens (N 170300 ZRQ)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available