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Meeting Name: Committee on Health Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 11/12/2019 10:00 AM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: 250 Broadway - Committee Rm, 16th Fl.
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Int 1361-2019 *Mark Levine Proposed Int. No. 1361-BRequiring the dept of health and mental hygiene to report on the occurrence of diabetes and diabetes-related health problems and develop a plan to reduce diabetes-related health problems.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) to report twice a year on the rate of diabetes-related health problems in New York City. The information in such reports will be disaggregated by geographic area and demographic characteristics, where such data is available and while maintaining confidentiality on the individuals included in such data. The bill would also require DOHMH to compile a comprehensive report by December 1, 2021, and submit recommendations and a plan to reduce the occurrence of diabetes-related health problems and to implement the department’s recommendations.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1361-2019 *Mark Levine  Requiring the dept of health and mental hygiene to report on the occurrence of diabetes and diabetes-related health problems and develop a plan to reduce diabetes-related health problems.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) to report twice a year on the rate of diabetes-related health problems in New York City. The information in such reports will be disaggregated by geographic area and demographic characteristics, where such data is available and while maintaining confidentiality on the individuals included in such data. The bill would also require DOHMH to compile a comprehensive report by December 1, 2021, and submit recommendations and a plan to reduce the occurrence of diabetes-related health problems and to implement the department’s recommendations.Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Not available
Int 1361-2019 *Mark Levine  Requiring the dept of health and mental hygiene to report on the occurrence of diabetes and diabetes-related health problems and develop a plan to reduce diabetes-related health problems.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) to report twice a year on the rate of diabetes-related health problems in New York City. The information in such reports will be disaggregated by geographic area and demographic characteristics, where such data is available and while maintaining confidentiality on the individuals included in such data. The bill would also require DOHMH to compile a comprehensive report by December 1, 2021, and submit recommendations and a plan to reduce the occurrence of diabetes-related health problems and to implement the department’s recommendations.Amended by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1361-2019 BMark Levine  Requiring the dept of health and mental hygiene to report on the occurrence of diabetes and diabetes-related health problems and develop a plan to reduce diabetes-related health problems.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) to report twice a year on the rate of diabetes-related health problems in New York City. The information in such reports will be disaggregated by geographic area and demographic characteristics, where such data is available and while maintaining confidentiality on the individuals included in such data. The bill would also require DOHMH to compile a comprehensive report by December 1, 2021, and submit recommendations and a plan to reduce the occurrence of diabetes-related health problems and to implement the department’s recommendations.Approved by CommitteePass Action details Not available
Int 1496-2019 *Justin L. Brannan Proposed Int. No. 1496-ARetrieval of companion animals by an animal shelter after an eviction or order or judgment granting legal possession.IntroductionThis bill would require an animal shelter, directed by a sheriff or city marshal executing a warrant of eviction or any order or judgment granting legal possession, to retrieve a companion animal from such premises as expeditiously as possible after receiving such direction. The legislation also provides a cause of action to any person claiming to be denied possession of their companion animal by a landlord still in possession of such companion animal, and grants them the following possible relief against the landlord: compensatory and punitive damages; injunctive and declaratory relief; an order of seizure; and attorney’s fees and costs.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1496-2019 *Justin L. Brannan  Retrieval of companion animals by an animal shelter after an eviction or order or judgment granting legal possession.IntroductionThis bill would require an animal shelter, directed by a sheriff or city marshal executing a warrant of eviction or any order or judgment granting legal possession, to retrieve a companion animal from such premises as expeditiously as possible after receiving such direction. The legislation also provides a cause of action to any person claiming to be denied possession of their companion animal by a landlord still in possession of such companion animal, and grants them the following possible relief against the landlord: compensatory and punitive damages; injunctive and declaratory relief; an order of seizure; and attorney’s fees and costs.Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Not available
Int 1496-2019 *Justin L. Brannan  Retrieval of companion animals by an animal shelter after an eviction or order or judgment granting legal possession.IntroductionThis bill would require an animal shelter, directed by a sheriff or city marshal executing a warrant of eviction or any order or judgment granting legal possession, to retrieve a companion animal from such premises as expeditiously as possible after receiving such direction. The legislation also provides a cause of action to any person claiming to be denied possession of their companion animal by a landlord still in possession of such companion animal, and grants them the following possible relief against the landlord: compensatory and punitive damages; injunctive and declaratory relief; an order of seizure; and attorney’s fees and costs.Amended by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1496-2019 AJustin L. Brannan  Retrieval of companion animals by an animal shelter after an eviction or order or judgment granting legal possession.IntroductionThis bill would require an animal shelter, directed by a sheriff or city marshal executing a warrant of eviction or any order or judgment granting legal possession, to retrieve a companion animal from such premises as expeditiously as possible after receiving such direction. The legislation also provides a cause of action to any person claiming to be denied possession of their companion animal by a landlord still in possession of such companion animal, and grants them the following possible relief against the landlord: compensatory and punitive damages; injunctive and declaratory relief; an order of seizure; and attorney’s fees and costs.Approved by CommitteePass Action details Not available
Int 1559-2019 *Diana Ayala  Proposed Int. No. 1559-AEstablishment of an office to provide support to those in need of burial assistance.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Social Services (DSS) to establish an office to provide support and assistance to individuals who have lost a loved one and need information about and help accessing public burial, a burial allowance or any similar program.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1559-2019 *Diana Ayala   Establishment of an office to provide support to those in need of burial assistance.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Social Services (DSS) to establish an office to provide support and assistance to individuals who have lost a loved one and need information about and help accessing public burial, a burial allowance or any similar program.Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Not available
Int 1559-2019 *Diana Ayala   Establishment of an office to provide support to those in need of burial assistance.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Social Services (DSS) to establish an office to provide support and assistance to individuals who have lost a loved one and need information about and help accessing public burial, a burial allowance or any similar program.Amended by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1559-2019 ADiana Ayala   Establishment of an office to provide support to those in need of burial assistance.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Social Services (DSS) to establish an office to provide support and assistance to individuals who have lost a loved one and need information about and help accessing public burial, a burial allowance or any similar program.Approved by CommitteePass Action details Not available
Int 1580-2019 *Deborah L. Rose Proposed Int. No. 1580-APublic hearing on public burial and related issues.IntroductionThis bill would require a public hearing on public burial to allow the public the opportunity to discuss the laws, rules, regulations, policies and procedures related to public burial, to recommend changes to these programs and to consider the feasibility of alternative programs. Following the hearing, the Department of Social Services would submit a report with recommendations to the Mayor and the Council.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1580-2019 *Deborah L. Rose  Public hearing on public burial and related issues.IntroductionThis bill would require a public hearing on public burial to allow the public the opportunity to discuss the laws, rules, regulations, policies and procedures related to public burial, to recommend changes to these programs and to consider the feasibility of alternative programs. Following the hearing, the Department of Social Services would submit a report with recommendations to the Mayor and the Council.Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Not available
Int 1580-2019 *Deborah L. Rose  Public hearing on public burial and related issues.IntroductionThis bill would require a public hearing on public burial to allow the public the opportunity to discuss the laws, rules, regulations, policies and procedures related to public burial, to recommend changes to these programs and to consider the feasibility of alternative programs. Following the hearing, the Department of Social Services would submit a report with recommendations to the Mayor and the Council.Amended by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1580-2019 ADeborah L. Rose  Public hearing on public burial and related issues.IntroductionThis bill would require a public hearing on public burial to allow the public the opportunity to discuss the laws, rules, regulations, policies and procedures related to public burial, to recommend changes to these programs and to consider the feasibility of alternative programs. Following the hearing, the Department of Social Services would submit a report with recommendations to the Mayor and the Council.Approved by CommitteePass Action details Not available
Int 1598-2019 *Robert F. Holden Proposed Int. No. 1598-AProper disposal of deceased animals.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene to provide information regarding city services available for the proper disposal of deceased animals, and to post such information online.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1598-2019 *Robert F. Holden  Proper disposal of deceased animals.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene to provide information regarding city services available for the proper disposal of deceased animals, and to post such information online.Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Not available
Int 1598-2019 *Robert F. Holden  Proper disposal of deceased animals.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene to provide information regarding city services available for the proper disposal of deceased animals, and to post such information online.Amended by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1598-2019 ARobert F. Holden  Proper disposal of deceased animals.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene to provide information regarding city services available for the proper disposal of deceased animals, and to post such information online.Approved by CommitteePass Action details Not available