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Meeting Name: Committee on Justice System Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 2/25/2019 10:00 AM Minutes status: Draft  
Meeting location: Committee Room - City Hall
Jointly with the Committee on Public Safety
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T2019-3775 *   Oversight - Family Separation in Criminal Cases.Oversight    Not available Not available
Int 0806-2018 *Jumaane D. Williams  Creating an interagency task force to be charged with studying the obstacles faced by children of incarcerated parents, from arrest to reunification.IntroductionThis bill would create a task force to study and develop recommendations regarding the obstacles faced by children of incarcerated parents, from arrest to reunification. The task force would have nine members, including the Department of Corrections commissioner, who would serve as the chairperson, the commissioners of the Administration for Children’s Services, the New York City Police Department, and appointees of the Mayor and the Council Speaker who would have relevant expertise. Within one year of the formation of the task force, it would issue a report with recommendations on how to improve services for children of incarcerated parents. The task force would cease to exist after the issuance of the report.   Not available Not available
Int 1349-2019 *Daniel Dromm   Requiring the PD to implement child sensitive arrest policies.IntroductionThis bill would require the Police Department to implement child sensitive arrest policies to be followed when arresting a caregiver with a child bystander present. Additionally, the Department would be required to institute training on efforts to minimize trauma to child bystanders of arrests and report on instances where arrests occur in the presence of a child.   Not available Not available
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