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Meeting Name: City Council Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 12/17/2020 1:30 PM Minutes status: Final  
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    1.ROLL CALL      Roll call Not available
    2.INVOCATION - Delivered by: Pastor Yolanda Batts, spiritual leader at Celebration Spiritual Center located at 1360 Fulton Street, 5th Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11216. Motion to spread the Invocation in full upon the record by Council Member Cornegy.      Not available
    3.ADOPTION OF MINUTES - None      Not available
    4.MESSAGES & PAPERS FROM THE MAYOR      Not available
M 0268-2020 *  Received, Ordered, Printed and FiledMr. Anthony Perez, Member of the NYC Economic Development.Mayor's Message Rcvd, Ord, Prnt, Fld by Council  Action details Not available
    5.COMMUNICATIONS FROM CITY, COUNTY & BOROUGH OFFICES      Not available
M 0269-2020 *  Preconsidered - FinanceTransfer City funds between various agencies in FY'21 to implement changes to the City's expense budget. (MN-1)Communication Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
M 0270-2020 *  Preconsidered - FinanceAppropriation of new City revenues in FY'21 (MN-2)Communication Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
    6.PETITIONS AND COMMUNICATIONS - None      Not available
    7.LAND USE CALL-UPS - None      Not available
    8.COMMUNICATION FROM THE SPEAKER      Not available
    9.DISCUSSION OF GENERAL ORDERS      Not available
    10.REPORTS OF SPECIAL COMMITTEES - None      Not available
    11.REPORTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES      Not available
     REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE ON CIVIL SERVICE AND LABOR      Not available
Int 1396-2019 AAdrienne E. Adams Amended and Coupled on GOFast food employee layoffs.IntroductionThis bill would require that when a fast food employer needs to layoff employees, that such employer discharge employees by inverse seniority, i.e. those hired last will be discharged first. This proposed bill provides for arbitration of disagreements between fast food employers and fast employees and entitles laid off fast food employees to schedule pay premiums.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Int 1415-2019 ABrad S. Lander Amended and Coupled on GOWrongful discharge of fast food employees.IntroductionThis proposed bill would prohibit fast food employers from terminating the employment of a fast food employee without just cause. This proposed bill provides for arbitration guidelines to mediate disputes between fast food employers and fast food employees and specific remedies for those terminated for just cause.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
     REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION      Not available
Int 2058-2020 APublic Advocate Jumaane Williams Amended and Coupled on GORequiring the DOE to report on remote learning attendance.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Education (DOE) to publicly post on its website on a monthly basis student attendance data during the use of remote learning due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Remote Learning can occur synchronously with real-time teacher-to-student interaction and collaboration, or asynchronously, with self-paced learning activities that take place independently of the teacher. The data would be disaggregated by school, school district, grade, ethnicity and a number of other factors.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Int 2104-2020 AMark Treyger Amended and Coupled on GODOE to report on metrics regarding remote learning during the COVID-19 pandemic.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Education (DOE) to report on a series of metrics whenever it is engaged in remote learning due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Those metrics would include language access and support provided for English language learners; steps DOE took to ensure incarcerated students received remote instruction; and details on internet enabled devices ordered by the DOE and distributed to students. The term “remote learning” means a system, implemented in lieu of in-person instruction during and as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, that allows teachers to deliver their lessons online, and students to complete assignments, projects, and assessments remotely just as they would in the physical classroom. Remote learning can occur synchronously with real-time teacher-to-student interaction and collaboration, or asynchronously, with self-paced learning activities that take place independently of the teacher.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
     REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE ON FINANCE      Not available
Res 1509-2020 *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
M 0269-2020 *   Transfer City funds between various agencies in FY'21 to implement changes to the City's expense budget. (MN-1)Communication Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1513-2020 *Daniel Dromm  Preconsidered - Coupled on GOM 269 - Transfer City funds between various agencies in FY'21 to implement changes to the City's expense budget. (MN-1)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
M 0270-2020 *   Appropriation of new City revenues in FY'21 (MN-2)Communication Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1514-2020 *Daniel Dromm  Preconsidered - Coupled on GOM 270 - Appropriation of new City revenues in FY'21 (MN-2)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0709-2020 *Daniel Dromm   Ridgewood Bushwick 203K, Brooklyn, Community District No. 4, Council Districts 34 and 37.Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1515-2020 *Daniel Dromm  Preconsidered - Coupled on GOLU 709 - Ridgewood Bushwick 203K, Brooklyn, Community District No. 4, Council Districts 34 and 37.Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0710-2020 *Daniel Dromm   Scheuer House of Brighton Beach, Brooklyn, Community District No. 13, Council District 48.Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1516-2020 *Daniel Dromm  Preconsidered - Coupled on GOLU 710 - Scheuer House of Brighton Beach, Brooklyn, Community District No. 13, Council District 48.Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
     REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE ON HOUSING AND BUILDINGS      Not available
Int 2151-2020 BDaniel Dromm  Amended and Coupled on GOExtending the deadlines for inspection and correction of building gas piping systems in certain community districts..IntroductionPursuant to Local Law 152 of 2016 and Department of Buildings (DOB) rules, between January 1, 2020 and December 31, 2020, building gas piping systems must be inspected in community districts (CD) 1, 3 and 10 in all boroughs. DOB rules also require submission of a certification that all conditions identified in the inspection report have been corrected no later than 120 days or if more time is needed no later than 180 days following the inspection date. This bill would extend the December 31, 2020 inspection deadline for buildings in CD 1, 3 and 10 in all boroughs to June 30, 2021. The bill provides that for such buildings inspected between September 1, 2020 and December 31, 2020, the certification of correction may be submitted later than 120 days or later than 180 days following the inspection date, as applicable, but no later than June 30, 2021. This bill would also require DOB to conduct targeted outreach regarding the requirements of Local Law 152 of 2016, submit a report describing the methods of targeted outreach employed by the agency, and solicit public comments related to the implementation of Local Law 152 of 2016.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Int 2171-2020 ARobert E. Cornegy, Jr. Amended and Coupled on GODate by which carbon monoxide detectors are required to be installed in commercial spaces.IntroductionThis bill would extend the compliance deadline for Local Law 191 of 2018 from January 1, 2021 until July 1, 2021. Local Law 191 of 2018 requires the installation of carbon monoxide detectors in commercial spaces.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
     REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE ON LAND USE      Not available
Res 1445-2020 ARafael Salamanca, Jr. Amended and Coupled on GOResolution submitted by the Mayor pursuant to Section 363 of the Charter for the granting of franchises for the provision of telecommunications services.Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0693-2020 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.  Landmarks, DeKalb Commons, Brooklyn (C 200155 HAK)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1517-2020 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr. Coupled on GOLU 693 - Landmarks, DeKalb Commons, Brooklyn (C 200155 HAK)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0703-2020 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.  Landmarks, P.S. 48 (now P75Q at P.S. 48, The Robert E. Peary School), Queens (20215007 HIQ (N 210188 HIQ))Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1518-2020 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr. Coupled on GOLU 703 - Landmarks, P.S. 48 (now P75Q at P.S. 48, The Robert E. Peary School), Queens (20215007 HIQ (N 210188 HIQ))Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0704-2020 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.  Landmarks, NYC Health & Hospitals/WoodHull II, Brooklyn (20215010 HHK)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1519-2020 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr. Coupled on GOLU 704 - Landmarks, NYC Health & Hospitals/WoodHull II, Brooklyn (20215010 HHK)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0705-2020 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr. Approved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.Zoning, 1501-1555 60th Street Rezoning, Brooklyn (C 200086 ZMK)Land Use Application Approved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.  Action details Not available
LU 0706-2020 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr. Approved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.Zoning, 1501-1555 60th Street Rezoning, Brooklyn (N 200087 ZRK)Land Use Application Approved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.  Action details Not available
LU 0707-2020 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.  Zoning, 265 Front Street Rezoning, Brooklyn (C 150178 ZMK)Land Use Application Filed by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1520-2020 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr. Coupled to be Filed Pursuant to Letter of WithdrawalLU 707 - Zoning, 265 Front Street Rezoning, Brooklyn (C 150178 ZMK)Resolution Filed by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0708-2020 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.  Zoning, 265 Front Street Rezoning, Brooklyn (N 180178 ZRK)Land Use Application Filed by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1521-2020 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr. Coupled to be Filed Pursuant to Letter of WithdrawalLU 708 - Zoning, 265 Front Street Rezoning, Brooklyn (N 180178 ZRK)Resolution Filed by CouncilPass Action details Not available
     REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE ON OVERSIGHT AND INVESTIGATIONS      Not available
Int 1770-2019 ARitchie J. Torres Amended and Coupled on GOWhistleblower protections for individuals subject to alleged adverse personnel actions.IntroductionThe bill would expand whistleblower protections in a number of ways. Certain whistleblowers who report misconduct to the Special Commissioner of Investigation for the New York City School District would be protected against adverse personnel actions. The Special Commissioner of Investigation would be required to investigate whistleblower allegations of adverse personnel action that fall within the official’s jurisdiction, and the Corporation Counsel would be required to investigate adverse personnel actions allegedly committed by the Special Commissioner of Investigation and high-ranking officials within the Department of Investigation. Also, the investigating officer would be required to provide periodic status updates regarding the investigation to the relevant whistleblower. Furthermore, if the relevant agency or entity head fails to take remedial action recommended by or acceptable to the investigating officer within a certain time period, the agency or entity would have to provide a written explanation regarding this failure to the relevant whistleblower and the investigating officer. This bill would also establish a private right of action for a relevant whistleblower who suffers adverse personnel action if the whistleblower’s employer does not take remedial actions recommended by or acceptable to the investigating officer. Finally, this bill would require more comprehensive annual reporting by the Commissioner of Investigation regarding reports by whistleblowers on misconduct and adverse personnel actions.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
     REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE ON PARKS AND RECREATION      Not available
Int 2187-2020 *Adrienne E. Adams Preconsidered - Coupled on GONaming of 92 thoroughfares and public places.IntroductionThis bill would co-name 92 thoroughfares and public places, based on requests of Council Members whose district includes the location. Of these 92 co-names, 4 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.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
     REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE ON RULES, PRIVILEGES AND ELECTIONS      Not available
M 0264-2020 *   Miguelina Camilo, Office of Commissioner of Elections of the Board of Elections.Communication Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1522-2020 *Karen Koslowitz Coupled on GOM 264 - Miguelina Camilo, Office of Commissioner of Elections of the Board of Elections.Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
M 0265-2020 *   Patricia Anne Taylor Carsel, Richmond County Democratic Commissioner of ElectionsCommunication Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1523-2020 *Karen Koslowitz Coupled on GOM 265 - Patricia Anne Taylor Carsel, Richmond County Democratic Commissioner of ElectionsResolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
M 0266-2020 *   Tiffany Townsend, Office of Commissioner of Elections.Communication Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1524-2020 *Karen Koslowitz Coupled on GOM 266 - Tiffany Townsend, Office of Commissioner of Elections.Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
    12.GENERAL ORDERS CALENDAR      Not available
LU 0696-2020 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.  Zoning, 312 Coney Island Avenue Rezoning, Brooklyn (C 200092 ZMK)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1525-2020 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr. Coupled on GOLU 696 - Zoning, 312 Coney Island Avenue Rezoning, Brooklyn (C 200092 ZMK)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0697-2020 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.  Zoning, 312 Coney Island Avenue Rezoning, Brooklyn (N 200093 ZRK)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1526-2020 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr. Coupled on GOLU 697 - Zoning, 312 Coney Island Avenue Rezoning, Brooklyn (N 200093 ZRK)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0698-2020 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.  Zoning, 312 Coney Island Avenue Rezoning, Brooklyn (C 200094 ZSK)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1527-2020 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr. Coupled on GOLU 698 - Zoning, 312 Coney Island Avenue Rezoning, Brooklyn (C 200094 ZSK)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
     COUPLED ON GENERAL ORDER CALENDAR      Not available
    ~coupledCIVIL SERVICE AND LABOR      Not available
Int 1396-2019 AAdrienne E. Adams~coupledA and GOFast food employee layoffs.IntroductionThis bill would require that when a fast food employer needs to layoff employees, that such employer discharge employees by inverse seniority, i.e. those hired last will be discharged first. This proposed bill provides for arbitration of disagreements between fast food employers and fast employees and entitles laid off fast food employees to schedule pay premiums.   Action details Not available
Int 1415-2019 ABrad S. Lander~coupledA and GOWrongful discharge of fast food employees.IntroductionThis proposed bill would prohibit fast food employers from terminating the employment of a fast food employee without just cause. This proposed bill provides for arbitration guidelines to mediate disputes between fast food employers and fast food employees and specific remedies for those terminated for just cause.   Action details Not available
    ~coupledEDUCATION      Not available
Int 2058-2020 APublic Advocate Jumaane Williams~coupledA and GORequiring the DOE to report on remote learning attendance.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Education (DOE) to publicly post on its website on a monthly basis student attendance data during the use of remote learning due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Remote Learning can occur synchronously with real-time teacher-to-student interaction and collaboration, or asynchronously, with self-paced learning activities that take place independently of the teacher. The data would be disaggregated by school, school district, grade, ethnicity and a number of other factors.   Action details Not available
Int 2104-2020 AMark Treyger~coupledA and GODOE to report on metrics regarding remote learning during the COVID-19 pandemic.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Education (DOE) to report on a series of metrics whenever it is engaged in remote learning due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Those metrics would include language access and support provided for English language learners; steps DOE took to ensure incarcerated students received remote instruction; and details on internet enabled devices ordered by the DOE and distributed to students. The term “remote learning” means a system, implemented in lieu of in-person instruction during and as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, that allows teachers to deliver their lessons online, and students to complete assignments, projects, and assessments remotely just as they would in the physical classroom. Remote learning can occur synchronously with real-time teacher-to-student interaction and collaboration, or asynchronously, with self-paced learning activities that take place independently of the teacher.   Action details Not available
    ~coupledFINANCE      Not available
Res 1509-2020 *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 1513-2020 *Daniel Dromm ~coupledPreconsidered - GOM 269 - Transfer City funds between various agencies in FY'21 to implement changes to the City's expense budget. (MN-1)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1514-2020 *Daniel Dromm ~coupledPreconsidered - GOM 270 - Appropriation of new City revenues in FY'21 (MN-2)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1515-2020 *Daniel Dromm ~coupledPreconsidered - GOLU 709 - Ridgewood Bushwick 203K, Brooklyn, Community District No. 4, Council Districts 34 and 37.Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1516-2020 *Daniel Dromm ~coupledPreconsidered - GOLU 710 - Scheuer House of Brighton Beach, Brooklyn, Community District No. 13, Council District 48.Resolution    Action details Not available
    ~coupledHOUSING AND BUILDINGS      Not available
Int 2151-2020 BDaniel Dromm ~coupledA and GOExtending the deadlines for inspection and correction of building gas piping systems in certain community districts..IntroductionPursuant to Local Law 152 of 2016 and Department of Buildings (DOB) rules, between January 1, 2020 and December 31, 2020, building gas piping systems must be inspected in community districts (CD) 1, 3 and 10 in all boroughs. DOB rules also require submission of a certification that all conditions identified in the inspection report have been corrected no later than 120 days or if more time is needed no later than 180 days following the inspection date. This bill would extend the December 31, 2020 inspection deadline for buildings in CD 1, 3 and 10 in all boroughs to June 30, 2021. The bill provides that for such buildings inspected between September 1, 2020 and December 31, 2020, the certification of correction may be submitted later than 120 days or later than 180 days following the inspection date, as applicable, but no later than June 30, 2021. This bill would also require DOB to conduct targeted outreach regarding the requirements of Local Law 152 of 2016, submit a report describing the methods of targeted outreach employed by the agency, and solicit public comments related to the implementation of Local Law 152 of 2016.   Action details Not available
Int 2171-2020 ARobert E. Cornegy, Jr.~coupledA and GODate by which carbon monoxide detectors are required to be installed in commercial spaces.IntroductionThis bill would extend the compliance deadline for Local Law 191 of 2018 from January 1, 2021 until July 1, 2021. Local Law 191 of 2018 requires the installation of carbon monoxide detectors in commercial spaces.   Action details Not available
    ~coupledLAND USE      Not available
Res 1445-2020 ARafael Salamanca, Jr.~coupledA and GOResolution submitted by the Mayor pursuant to Section 363 of the Charter for the granting of franchises for the provision of telecommunications services.Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1518-2020 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.~coupledGOLU 703 - Landmarks, P.S. 48 (now P75Q at P.S. 48, The Robert E. Peary School), Queens (20215007 HIQ (N 210188 HIQ))Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1519-2020 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.~coupledGOLU 704 - Landmarks, NYC Health & Hospitals/WoodHull II, Brooklyn (20215010 HHK)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1520-2020 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.~coupledFiledLU 707 - Zoning, 265 Front Street Rezoning, Brooklyn (C 150178 ZMK)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1521-2020 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.~coupledFiledLU 708 - Zoning, 265 Front Street Rezoning, Brooklyn (N 180178 ZRK)Resolution    Action details Not available
    ~coupledOVERSIGHT AND INVESTIGATIONS      Not available
Int 1770-2019 ARitchie J. Torres~coupledA and GOWhistleblower protections for individuals subject to alleged adverse personnel actions.IntroductionThe bill would expand whistleblower protections in a number of ways. Certain whistleblowers who report misconduct to the Special Commissioner of Investigation for the New York City School District would be protected against adverse personnel actions. The Special Commissioner of Investigation would be required to investigate whistleblower allegations of adverse personnel action that fall within the official’s jurisdiction, and the Corporation Counsel would be required to investigate adverse personnel actions allegedly committed by the Special Commissioner of Investigation and high-ranking officials within the Department of Investigation. Also, the investigating officer would be required to provide periodic status updates regarding the investigation to the relevant whistleblower. Furthermore, if the relevant agency or entity head fails to take remedial action recommended by or acceptable to the investigating officer within a certain time period, the agency or entity would have to provide a written explanation regarding this failure to the relevant whistleblower and the investigating officer. This bill would also establish a private right of action for a relevant whistleblower who suffers adverse personnel action if the whistleblower’s employer does not take remedial actions recommended by or acceptable to the investigating officer. Finally, this bill would require more comprehensive annual reporting by the Commissioner of Investigation regarding reports by whistleblowers on misconduct and adverse personnel actions.   Action details Not available
    ~coupledPARKS AND RECREATION      Not available
Int 2187-2020 *Adrienne E. Adams~coupledPreconsidered - GONaming of 92 thoroughfares and public places.IntroductionThis bill would co-name 92 thoroughfares and public places, based on requests of Council Members whose district includes the location. Of these 92 co-names, 4 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.   Action details Not available
    ~coupledRULES, PRIVILEGES AND ELECTIONS      Not available
Res 1522-2020 *Karen Koslowitz~coupledGOM 264 - Miguelina Camilo, Office of Commissioner of Elections of the Board of Elections.Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1523-2020 *Karen Koslowitz~coupledGOM 265 - Patricia Anne Taylor Carsel, Richmond County Democratic Commissioner of ElectionsResolution    Action details Not available
Res 1524-2020 *Karen Koslowitz~coupledGOM 266 - Tiffany Townsend, Office of Commissioner of Elections.Resolution    Action details Not available
    ~coupledGENERAL ORDER CALENDAR      Not available
Res 1525-2020 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.~coupledGOLU 696 - Zoning, 312 Coney Island Avenue Rezoning, Brooklyn (C 200092 ZMK)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1526-2020 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.~coupledGOLU 697 - Zoning, 312 Coney Island Avenue Rezoning, Brooklyn (N 200093 ZRK)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1527-2020 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.~coupledGOLU 698 - Zoning, 312 Coney Island Avenue Rezoning, Brooklyn (C 200094 ZSK)Resolution    Action details Not available
          Pass Not available
    13.INTRODUCTION & READING OF BILLS (SEE BELOW)      Not available
    14.DISCUSSION OF RESOLUTIONS      Not available
    15.RESOLUTIONS – None      Not available
    16.GENERAL DISCUSSION      Not available
    17.EXTENSION OF REMARKS      Not available
     INTRODUCTION AND READING OF BILLS      Not available
Int 2186-2020 *Corey D. Johnson~SPONSORGovernmental OperationsRequiring a comprehensive long-term plan.IntroductionThis bill would create a ten-year comprehensive planning cycle connecting budget, land use, and strategic planning processes. The cycle would include a review of City conditions, including racial and socio-economic disparities, access to opportunity, displacement risk, short- and long- term risks, impacts of prior development and budget decisions, and current and projected infrastructure needs. A Citywide Goals Statement would set targets for housing, jobs, open space, resiliency infrastructure, City facilities, schools, transportation, public utilities, and other infrastructure. The plan would include: (1) strategic policies for achieving Citywide goals; (2) an analysis of the Zoning Resolution and recommended changes; (3) District Level Targets to distribute growth, infrastructure, amenities, and services equitably; (4) Community District land use scenarios; and (5) Community District budget needs. Council adoption of the plan and extensive outreach would be required.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 2187-2020 *Adrienne E. Adams~SPONSORPreconsidered - Parks and RecreationNaming of 92 thoroughfares and public places.IntroductionThis bill would co-name 92 thoroughfares and public places, based on requests of Council Members whose district includes the location. Of these 92 co-names, 4 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 2188-2020 *Diana Ayala ~SPONSORPublic SafetyPolice department’s response to students in emotional crisis in public schools.IntroductionThis bill would regulate the Police Department’s response to children in emotional crisis within public schools. Specifically, the bill establishes procedures for department personnel responding to children in emotional crisis and limits the use of mechanical restraints on children in emotional crisis. Additionally, school safety personnel would be required to receive training on identifying and responding to children in emotional crisis.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1508-2020 *Ben Kallos~SPONSOREnvironmental ProtectionSupporting the passage of the Green Amendment to the NYS Constitution.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1509-2020 *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 2189-2020 *Mark Gjonaj ~SPONSORResiliency and WaterfrontsRequiring the office of long-term planning and sustainability to study underground power lines.IntroductionThis bill would require the Office of Long-Term Planning and Sustainability to conduct a study on the feasibility of relocating above ground power lines underground.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 2190-2020 *Keith Powers ~SPONSOREnvironmental ProtectionProviding noise inspection reports.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Environmental Protection and the Police Department to give a copy of the noise inspection report created after a 311 noise complaint to anyone who requests the report and provides the 311 tracking number. The person requesting the noise inspection report would not have to submit a Freedom of Information Law request to receive the report.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1510-2020 *Antonio Reynoso~SPONSORParks and RecreationNYC Dept of Sanitation and the Dep of Parks and Recreation to continue to engage and collaborate with local communities to encourage and allow community composting to be carried out on parkland that is safe for residents.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 2191-2020 *Carlina Rivera ~SPONSORGovernmental OperationsReporting on surveillance data.IntroductionThis bill would require City agencies, with the exception of the Police Department, to submit annual reports to the Director of the Mayor’s Office of Operations about surveillance technology data including, but not limited to, the collection, use, purchase, and sale of this data. The Director of the Mayor’s Office of Operations would then compile these reports and submit them to the Speaker of the Council and the Mayor, and post them online, annually.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1511-2020 *Carlina Rivera ~SPONSORPublic HousingRental Assistance Demonstration Program (RAD)Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 2192-2020 *Helen K. Rosenthal~SPONSORWomen and Gender EquityAdvancing gender, racial, sexual orientation and income equity.IntroductionThis bill would require all City agencies to complete gender, racial, sexual orientation and income equity assessments, create action plans based on such assessments and report on efforts undertaken to implement such action plans. This bill would also require that the Mayor’s annual Social Indicators and Equity Report include certain citywide equity metrics and agency-specific data.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1512-2020 *Helen K. Rosenthal~SPONSORFinanceRequiring the recording of mezzanine debt and including mezzanine debt in the mortgage recording tax. (A.9041-A/S.7231-A)Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 2193-2020 *Paul A. Vallone~SPONSORPreconsidered - TechnologyAssessment of the feasibility of storing city agencies’ electronic data on cloud computing systems.IntroductionThe proposed legislation would require the Department of Information Technology and Telecommunications to conduct an assessment of the feasibility of transferring city agencies’ electronic data to the cloud computing systems. The Department would also be required to submit a report of the results of the assessment to the Council.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 2194-2020 *James G. Van Bramer~SPONSORCultural Affairs, Libraries and International Intergroup RelationsRequiring the dept of cultural affairs to study the real estate issues impacting cultural spaces.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Cultural Affairs (DCLA) to conduct a study of the forces driving the displacement of cultural spaces in the city and means of combatting them and incentivizing the creation of new cultural spaces. The study would include the input of various constituencies—from the arts, real estate and affected communities—as well as an assessment of policy solutions, such as the creation of an independent real estate holding company.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 2195-2020 *James G. Van Bramer~SPONSORCultural Affairs, Libraries and International Intergroup RelationsCertification of artists and the issuance of identity cards for certified artists.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Cultural Affairs to establish a process by which artists, other than those who are applying for certification for the purpose of using a joint living-working space, could also apply to become recognized as certified artists. In addition, a certified artist would be eligible to obtain a New York City identity card which would display the cardholder’s status as a certified artist.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0709-2020 *Daniel Dromm ~SPONSORPreconsidered - FinanceRidgewood Bushwick 203K, Brooklyn, Community District No. 4, Council Districts 34 and 37.Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0710-2020 *Daniel Dromm ~SPONSORPreconsidered - FinanceScheuer House of Brighton Beach, Brooklyn, Community District No. 13, Council District 48.Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available