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Please note: this meeting has been deferred.
Meeting Name: Committee on Civil and Human Rights Agenda status: Deferred
Meeting date/time: 11/30/2021 Deferred Minutes status: Deferred  
Meeting location: Committee Room - City Hall
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Int 1208-2018 *Helen K. Rosenthal Proposed Int. No. 1208-AProhibiting employers from posting job listings without minimum and maximum salary information.IntroductionThis bill would make it an unlawful discriminatory practice to not include in job listings the minimum and maximum salary offered for any position located within New York City.   Action details Not available
Int 2020-2020 *Helen K. Rosenthal  Open captioning at motion picture theatres.IntroductionThis bill would require motion picture theaters to provide movie screenings with open captioning. Open captioning is the written, on-screen display of a movie‚Äôs dialogue and non-speech information. Motion picture theaters that have more than two screens and provide more than 10 showings per week would be required to provide open captioning for at least half of showings of each movie per week. At least half of the required open captioned screenings would be during peak movie attendance hours, which are between 6:00 p.m. and 11:00 p.m. on Fridays and between 12:00 p.m. and 11:00 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays. At least half of the required open captioned movie screenings that do not occur during peak movie attendance hours would be screened between 6:00 p.m. and 11:00 p.m. on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. Motion picture theaters would be required to advertise the availability of open captioned movies in the same manner as all other advertisements for movie screenings. This bill would also include a civil penalty of no less than $100 and not more than $500 for a violation of these requirements.   Action details Not available
Res 1039-2019 *Inez D. Barron Proposed Res. No. 1039-AEstablishing the NYS Community Commission on Reparations Remedies to examine the impacts of the institution of slavery, subsequently racial and economic discrimination against African-Americans, and recommend appropriate remedies. (A.2619A/ S.7215)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1040-2019 *Inez D. Barron  Establishing the Commission to Study and Develop Reparation Proposals for African-Americans to examine financial and other impacts of slavery and continued discrimination and recommend appropriate remedies. (S.1083/ H.R. 40)Resolution    Action details Not available