Alexa Avilés

Jan 2022 - Dec 2023
District 38 (Brooklyn)

Comittees

Caucus - Black, Latino and Asian Caucus
Caucus - Progressive Caucus
Caucus - Women's Caucus
Committee on Economic Development
Committee on Education
Committee on Housing and Buildings
Committee on Public Housing (chair)
Committee on Youth Services
Special Committee on Twin Parks Citywide Taskforce on Fire Prevention

Legislation (2022-2023 Session)

Council member Alexa Avilés has introduced 6 bills in the current legislative session.

5 bills are in Committee , 1 bills are Enacted

intro.nyc/0303-2022 Enacted Requiring the department of homeless services and the human resources administration to track and report certain data regarding rental assistance programs.
with 24 sponsors
intro.nyc/0373-2022 Outreach and education about free public services.
with 7 sponsors
intro.nyc/0520-2022 Marketing of affordable housing units.
with 10 sponsors
intro.nyc/0562-2022 Voter assistance advisory committee providing poll site interpreters in all designated citywide languages.
with 6 sponsors
intro.nyc/0606-2022 Motor vehicles idling adjacent to and within New York city parks, green spaces and playgrounds.
with 6 sponsors
intro.nyc/0607-2022 Requiring the department of parks and recreation to collect and report data regarding community gardens and permitting the sale of agriculture within community gardens.
with 7 sponsors

Sponsored Legislation

Council member Alexa Avilés has sponsored 163 bills originally introduced by other Council members in the current legislative session.

intro.nyc/0004-2022 Prohibiting the sale of guinea pigs as pets, and clarifying the definition of the term “pet shop” to address inconsistent use of such term in the code.
Introduced by Diana I. Ayala
intro.nyc/0005-2022 Records of lead-based paint investigations.
Introduced by Diana I. Ayala
intro.nyc/0006-2022 Permanent removal of lead-based paint on friction surfaces in child-occupied dwellings.
Introduced by Diana I. Ayala
intro.nyc/0014-2022 Enacted Including the most recent data available in the citywide M/WBE disparity study.
Introduced by Justin L. Brannan
intro.nyc/0016-2022 Distribution of special education services and individualized education program resource information.
Introduced by Justin L. Brannan
intro.nyc/0030-2022 Requiring the dept of correction to create and implement policies to address medical needs during and after lock-ins.
Introduced by Carlina Rivera
intro.nyc/0055-2022 Creation of a separate 311 category for COVID-19 testing site complaints.
Introduced by Julie Menin
intro.nyc/0070-2022 Enacted Continuation of the New York city rent stabilization law of nineteen hundred sixty-nine.
Introduced by Pierina Ana Sanchez
intro.nyc/0078-2022 Creating an informational campaign concerning workers’ rights under the earned safe and sick time act.
Introduced by Gale A. Brewer
intro.nyc/0086-2022 Education about city standards for respectful care at birth, health care proxy forms and patients’ rights.
Introduced by Public Advocate Jumaane Williams
intro.nyc/0093-2022 Regulation of commercial rent.
Introduced by Diana I. Ayala
intro.nyc/0104-2022 Enacted Defining the term self-closing door.
Introduced by Oswald Feliz
intro.nyc/0105-2022 Enacted Housing and fire safety.
Introduced by Oswald Feliz
intro.nyc/0106-2022 Enacted Sale of electric space heaters.
Introduced by Shahana K. Hanif
intro.nyc/0108-2022 Creating an annual report on the performance of department of homeless services providers.
Introduced by Robert F. Holden
intro.nyc/0110-2022 Requiring that all public waste receptacles be emptied by the dept of sanitation at least once per day.
Introduced by Robert F. Holden
intro.nyc/0116-2022 One-Stop Shop NYC Business Portal
Introduced by Julie Menin
intro.nyc/0131-2022 Enacted Requiring the fire dept to conduct residential education and outreach regarding the safe operation of electric space heaters.
Introduced by Pierina Ana Sanchez
intro.nyc/0133-2022 Inspections of sprinkler system and standpipe system fire department connections.
Introduced by Nantasha M. Williams
intro.nyc/0135-2022 Creating a new parking permit for expectant mothers experiencing a difficult or complicated pregnancy.
Introduced by Nantasha M. Williams
intro.nyc/0136-2022 Requiring agencies to develop and utilize a preferred vendor list to provide community-integrated translation and interpretation services and reporting in relation thereto.
Introduced by Julie Won
intro.nyc/0137-2022 Requiring agencies to translate and distribute to community-based organizations emergency information in the designated citywide languages.
Introduced by Julie Won
intro.nyc/0139-2022 Report on the impact of the deaths of parents and guardians from COVID-19 on children and the repeal of such requirement upon the expiration thereof.
Introduced by Shaun Abreu
intro.nyc/0143-2022 Remediating lead water hazards in schools.
Introduced by Charles Barron
intro.nyc/0144-2022 Creating an elected civilian review board and repealing the civilian complaint review board and independent police investigation and audit board.
Introduced by Charles Barron
intro.nyc/0150-2022 Electric vehicle charging stations in open parking lots and parking garages.
Introduced by Justin L. Brannan
intro.nyc/0152-2022 Establishing minimum neighborhood service standards and requiring environmental mitigation reports on certain large-scale developments.
Introduced by Gale A. Brewer
intro.nyc/0153-2022 Establishing a domestic violence survivor housing stability program.
Introduced by Tiffany Cabán
intro.nyc/0154-2022 Requiring the office to end domestic and gender-based violence to create an online services portal and guide.
Introduced by Tiffany Cabán
intro.nyc/0167-2022 Number of steps to submit service requests or complaints on the 311 website and mobile application.
Introduced by Robert F. Holden
intro.nyc/0181-2022 Requiring the department of correction to publish all of its rules, policies and directives.
Introduced by Keith Powers
intro.nyc/0193-2022 Lead-based paint hazards in common areas of dwellings.
Introduced by Carlina Rivera
intro.nyc/0195-2022 Requiring registration and inspection of vacant dwelling units.
Introduced by Carlina Rivera
intro.nyc/0196-2022 Giving qualified entities a first opportunity to purchase and an opportunity to submit an offer to purchase certain residential buildings when offered for sale.
Introduced by Carlina Rivera
intro.nyc/0204-2022 Raising the inspection fees for certain housing inspections.
Introduced by Pierina Ana Sanchez
intro.nyc/0206-2022 Requiring the commissioner of information technology and telecommunications to report on wait times for the 311 customer service center to connect callers to an interpreter.
Introduced by Sandra Ung
intro.nyc/0208-2022 Enacted Inspections of self-closing doors and fire safety notices in residential buildings.
Introduced by Nantasha M. Williams
intro.nyc/0209-2022 Prohibiting discrimination on the basis of a person’s height or weight in opportunities of employment, housing, and access to public accommodations.
Introduced by Shaun Abreu
intro.nyc/0212-2022 Enacted Updating the report on utilization of and applications for multi-agency emergency housing assistance, exits from city-administered facilities and the financings, starts and completions of permanent housing for those exiting city-administered facilities.
Introduced by Diana I. Ayala
intro.nyc/0214-2022 Disclosure of information regarding past engagement in slavery by city contractors.
Introduced by Charles Barron
intro.nyc/0226-2022 Reducing noise caused by sightseeing helicopters that meet federal noise reduction standards.
Introduced by Gale A. Brewer
intro.nyc/0234-2022 Preparation of community impact reports for city-subsidized economic development projects.
Introduced by Amanda Farías
intro.nyc/0240-2022 DOITT updating 311 complaint types and reporting on such updates.
Introduced by Jennifer Gutiérrez
intro.nyc/0242-2022 Establishment of a Marshall Plan for Moms Task Force.
Introduced by Jennifer Gutiérrez
intro.nyc/0244-2022 Residential curbside organics collection.
Introduced by Shahana K. Hanif
intro.nyc/0255-2022 Senior citizen rent increase exemption and the disability rent increase exemption.
Introduced by Crystal Hudson
intro.nyc/0258-2022 Report on suitable locations for installing public bathrooms.
Introduced by Rita C. Joseph
intro.nyc/0274-2022 Establishing a goal of zero waste for NYC by 2030.
Introduced by Sandy Nurse
intro.nyc/0275-2022 Goal of zero waste to landfill.
Introduced by Sandy Nurse
intro.nyc/0276-2022 De-escalation and trauma-informed training for dept of homeless services employees.
Introduced by Chi A. Ossé
intro.nyc/0277-2022 Prohibiting the police department from deploying the strategic response group to a nonviolent gathering of individuals exercising the right of freedom of speech or peaceably to assemble.
Introduced by Chi A. Ossé
intro.nyc/0279-2022 Purchase of zero emission vehicles by the city.
Introduced by Keith Powers
intro.nyc/0280-2022 Community recycling centers.
Introduced by Keith Powers
intro.nyc/0281-2022 Organic waste drop off sites.
Introduced by Keith Powers
intro.nyc/0284-2022 Social workers in city correctional facilities.
Introduced by Public Advocate Jumaane Williams
intro.nyc/0285-2022 Establishment of an office of cannabis business services.
Introduced by Kevin C. Riley
intro.nyc/0289-2022 Requiring the DOT to develop a map of current bicycle infrastructure conditions.
Introduced by Carlina Rivera
intro.nyc/0291-2022 Citywide greenway master plan.
Introduced by Carlina Rivera
intro.nyc/0293-2022 DOT to establish a program to allow community centers, schools, arts and cultural institutions and religious institutions to use adjacent outdoor spaces.
Introduced by Althea V. Stevens
intro.nyc/0296-2022 Identification of languages spoken by callers to the 311 customer service center.
Introduced by Sandra Ung
intro.nyc/0304-2022 Requiring parks enforcement patrol officers to be equipped with opioid antagonists
Introduced by Diana I. Ayala
intro.nyc/0312-2022 Increasing certain penalties for excessive noise from motor vehicles.
Introduced by Erik D. Bottcher
intro.nyc/0320-2022 Dept of health and mental hygiene to provide license and permit expiration notifications electronically.
Introduced by Justin L. Brannan
intro.nyc/0322-2022 Installation of protective devices for seniors and persons with a disability who reside in multiple dwellings, and the provision of a tax abatement for certain related installations.
Introduced by Justin L. Brannan
intro.nyc/0325-2022 Provision of information about pediatric emergency rooms.
Introduced by Justin L. Brannan
intro.nyc/0326-2022 Voter assistance advisory committee providing interpreters and materials in Arabic.
Introduced by Justin L. Brannan
intro.nyc/0327-2022 Requiring increased transparency regarding the sale of housing development fund company units.
Introduced by Gale A. Brewer
intro.nyc/0333-2022 Allowing the department of sanitation to purchase appropriate vehicles to utilize during a snowfall.
Introduced by Robert F. Holden
intro.nyc/0341-2022 Accessibility in small businesses.
Introduced by Julie Menin
intro.nyc/0342-2022 An office of interagency tourism affairs.
Introduced by Julie Menin
intro.nyc/0349-2022 Dyslexia screening and treatment in city jails.
Introduced by Public Advocate Jumaane Williams
intro.nyc/0353-2022 Requiring the department of investigation to investigate allegations of evidentiary misconduct by police officers.
Introduced by Lincoln Restler
intro.nyc/0354-2022 Establishing an office of continuing education and adult literacy.
Introduced by Kevin C. Riley
intro.nyc/0355-2022 Permitting incarcerated individuals in city jails to choose the gender of their doctor.
Introduced by Carlina Rivera
intro.nyc/0356-2022 Establishing a program for child visitors of department of correction facilities.
Introduced by Carlina Rivera
intro.nyc/0357-2022 Requiring the department of correction to use an electronic case management system to track investigations of sexual abuse.
Introduced by Carlina Rivera
intro.nyc/0360-2022 Abolishing the criminal group database and prohibiting the establishment of a successor database.
Introduced by Carlina Rivera
intro.nyc/0365-2022 Provision of mental health services for children visiting incarcerated individuals.
Introduced by Althea V. Stevens
intro.nyc/0367-2022 Establishing an office of pandemic preparedness.
Introduced by Marjorie Velázquez
intro.nyc/0369-2022 Requiring the installation of reflective material on bollards, curbs, posts, and roundabouts.
Introduced by Marjorie Velázquez
intro.nyc/0372-2022 Enacted Creation of an office of the utility advocate within the department of consumer and worker protection.
Introduced by Adrienne E. Adams
intro.nyc/0385-2022 Requiring the department of correction to report programming and fiscal information.
Introduced by Tiffany Cabán
intro.nyc/0386-2022 Requiring the police dept to submit reports on complaints of police misconduct.
Introduced by Tiffany Cabán
intro.nyc/0399-2022 Sale and use of diesel-powered leaf blowers and lawn mowers.
Introduced by Rita C. Joseph
intro.nyc/0400-2022 Establishing a warming centers program.
Introduced by Rita C. Joseph
intro.nyc/0401-2022 Requiring the installation of speed humps on roadways adjacent to any park equal or greater than one acre.
Introduced by Rita C. Joseph
intro.nyc/0402-2022 Universal summer youth program plan.
Introduced by Rita C. Joseph
intro.nyc/0403-2022 Distributing IDNYC applications to all high school students.
Introduced by Rita C. Joseph
intro.nyc/0404-2022 Report tracking the opioid settlement fund.
Introduced by Linda Lee
intro.nyc/0409-2022 Increasing access to data on maternal mortality and morbidity.
Introduced by Farah N. Louis
intro.nyc/0414-2022 Rat mitigation progress in rat mitigation zones.
Introduced by Chi A. Ossé
intro.nyc/0417-2022 Notice requirements for certain transportation projects and the repeal of section 19-187 in relation thereto.
Introduced by Lincoln Restler
intro.nyc/0442-2022 Abating rodents as a requirement for the issuance of certain construction permits.
Introduced by Erik D. Bottcher
intro.nyc/0443-2022 Requiring the PD to provide records of complaints and investigations of bias-based profiling to the city commission on human rights.
Introduced by Tiffany Cabán
intro.nyc/0456-2022 Maximum fee allowed when transferring money to a person in the custody of the department of correction.
Introduced by Keith Powers
intro.nyc/0458-2022 Requiring the department of health and mental hygiene to maintain language access services for abortion providers.
Introduced by Adrienne E. Adams
intro.nyc/0459-2022 Rat mitigation zones.
Introduced by Shaun Abreu
intro.nyc/0460-2022 Receptacles in a building or dwelling that has a high concentration of rodent infestation.
Introduced by Shaun Abreu
intro.nyc/0463-2022 Creating an elected civilian review board and repealing the civilian complaint review board and independent police investigation and audit board.
Introduced by Charles Barron
intro.nyc/0465-2022 Enacted Report on the provision of medical services related to reproductive health care.
Introduced by Tiffany Cabán
intro.nyc/0466-2022 Enacted Prohibiting the use of city resources to enforce abortion restrictions.
Introduced by Tiffany Cabán
intro.nyc/0470-2022 Phasing out the use of fuel oil grade no. 4.
Introduced by James F. Gennaro
intro.nyc/0472-2022 Establishing a program in the department of health and mental hygiene to train doulas and provide doula services to residents in all five boroughs.
Introduced by Jennifer Gutiérrez
intro.nyc/0473-2022 Requiring text to 911 and next generation 911 to be available in the designated citywide languages.
Introduced by Jennifer Gutiérrez
intro.nyc/0474-2022 Enacted Public information and outreach campaign regarding safe access to reproductive health care.
Introduced by Shahana K. Hanif
intro.nyc/0475-2022 Enacted Cause of action related to interference with reproductive or endocrine medical care.
Introduced by Shahana K. Hanif
intro.nyc/0477-2022 Establishing a child care task force.
Introduced by Crystal Hudson
intro.nyc/0478-2022 An outreach and education campaign on the benefits and services provided by doulas and midwives.
Introduced by Crystal Hudson
intro.nyc/0480-2022 Enacted Naming of 78 thoroughfares and public places.
Introduced by Shekar Krishnan
intro.nyc/0481-2022 Requiring DOT to notify property owners ordered to repair sidewalks of existing department plans to make repairs on same sidewalks.
Introduced by Linda Lee
intro.nyc/0482-2022 Requiring the department of health and mental hygiene to provide information on polycystic ovary syndrome and endometriosis.
Introduced by Farah N. Louis
intro.nyc/0485-2022 Electronic child care directory.
Introduced by Julie Menin
intro.nyc/0486-2022 Establishing a child care advisory board.
Introduced by Julie Menin
intro.nyc/0487-2022 Establishing a child care subsidy information portal.
Introduced by Julie Menin
intro.nyc/0488-2022 Establishing a child care program fund.
Introduced by Julie Menin
intro.nyc/0489-2022 Child care certification program.
Introduced by Julie Menin
intro.nyc/0490-2022 Requiring the provision of sexual and reproductive health services by the department of health and mental hygiene.
Introduced by Julie Menin
intro.nyc/0498-2022 Reporting on moneys on deposit.
Introduced by Keith Powers
intro.nyc/0499-2022 Reporting on non-depository city financial services.
Introduced by Keith Powers
intro.nyc/0500-2022 Prohibiting the issuance of private vehicle parking permits and revoking such existing permits.
Introduced by Lincoln Restler
intro.nyc/0501-2022 Hazardous obstruction by vehicles and civilian complaints to the department of transportation for hazardous obstruction violations.
Introduced by Lincoln Restler
intro.nyc/0504-2022 Cannabis business directory.
Introduced by Carlina Rivera
intro.nyc/0506-2022 Enacted Requiring the department of consumer and worker protection to implement an outreach and education campaign on facilities that deceptively advertise or are otherwise misleading when offering reproductive health services.
Introduced by Carlina Rivera
intro.nyc/0507-2022 Enacted Requiring the department of health and mental hygiene to make medication abortion available at no cost to a patient at its health clinics.
Introduced by Carlina Rivera
intro.nyc/0509-2022 Public education and outreach campaign on maternal mortality and morbidity and a report regarding the incidence of cesarean sections.
Introduced by Althea V. Stevens
intro.nyc/0510-2022 Establishing prevailing wage requirements for city-contracted human service workers.
Introduced by Althea V. Stevens
intro.nyc/0511-2022 Setting time limits for the procurement process, reporting on agency compliance and developing an online platform for managing procurement.
Introduced by Althea V. Stevens
intro.nyc/0514-2022 Public procurement database.
Introduced by Julie Won
intro.nyc/0516-2022 Demographic diversity within the fire department.
Introduced by Adrienne E. Adams
intro.nyc/0517-2022 Creating a good food purchasing program.
Introduced by Adrienne E. Adams
intro.nyc/0519-2022 Requiring permanent firehouse facility upgrades to ensure a safe working environment for a mixed gender workforce.
Introduced by Joann Ariola
intro.nyc/0522-2022 Requiring mental health professionals in families with children shelters.
Introduced by Erik D. Bottcher
intro.nyc/0526-2022 Childcare services at public meetings.
Introduced by Tiffany Cabán
intro.nyc/0534-2022 Establishing a pilot program to assist with changing door locks on the dwelling units of survivors of domestic violence.
Introduced by Shahana K. Hanif
intro.nyc/0538-2022 Requiring the New York police department to report on instances in which an individual denied an officer consent to a search.
Introduced by Crystal Hudson
intro.nyc/0539-2022 HPD to conduct periodic studies of rent stabilized housing accommodations.
Introduced by Crystal Hudson
intro.nyc/0540-2022 Affordable housing lottery processes.
Introduced by Crystal Hudson
intro.nyc/0543-2022 Establishing protocols for responding to students experiencing mental health crises.
Introduced by Mercedes Narcisse
intro.nyc/0544-2022 Penalties for failure to store waste in a satisfactory manner in required receptacles and for placing waste at the curb or on the street or sidewalk prior to the specified time for collection.
Introduced by Chi A. Ossé
intro.nyc/0549-2022 Banning solitary confinement in city jails.
Introduced by Public Advocate Jumaane Williams
intro.nyc/0550-2022 Creation of a task force to study, report on, and make recommendations to improve NYCHA’s engagement with tenants and to address tenant concerns about safety and quality of life.
Introduced by Public Advocate Jumaane Williams
intro.nyc/0551-2022 Prohibiting non-essential helicopters from operating at heliports owned or operated by the city.
Introduced by Lincoln Restler
intro.nyc/0553-2022 Requiring the fire dept to implement training on diversity, inclusion, and harassment.
Introduced by Kevin C. Riley
intro.nyc/0558-2022 Enacted Extending the rent stabilization laws.
Introduced by Pierina Ana Sanchez
intro.nyc/0559-2022 Restricting eating utensils and extra eating containers, and clarifying the definition of third-party courier service.
Introduced by Marjorie Velázquez
intro.nyc/0560-2022 Requiring the fire department to annually report on equal employment opportunity complaints.
Introduced by Nantasha M. Williams
intro.nyc/0561-2022 Establishing a guaranteed income pilot program.
Introduced by Adrienne E. Adams
intro.nyc/0566-2022 Requiring all children with an individualized education program to be transported in buses with air-conditioning.
Introduced by Oswald Feliz
intro.nyc/0567-2022 Prohibiting homeless families with children from being housed in private buildings with multiple class C housing maintenance code violations.
Introduced by Oswald Feliz
intro.nyc/0569-2022 An immigrant workers’ bill of rights.
Introduced by Shahana K. Hanif
intro.nyc/0570-2022 Establishing an office of translation and interpretation within the office of immigrant affairs.
Introduced by Shahana K. Hanif
intro.nyc/0575-2022 Requiring landlords to provide tenants with documentation of damages when deducting money from a tenant’s security deposit.
Introduced by Crystal Hudson
intro.nyc/0576-2022 Requiring reporting on the features and condition of public bathrooms.
Introduced by Rita C. Joseph
intro.nyc/0585-2022 Granting access to the police department’s body-worn camera footage to the office of the inspector general and the department of records and information services.
Introduced by Public Advocate Jumaane Williams
intro.nyc/0586-2022 Requiring the police dept to report on police-civilian investigative encounters.
Introduced by Public Advocate Jumaane Williams
intro.nyc/0592-2022 Requiring notice of building code, fire code, and health code violations in public schools.
Introduced by Lynn C. Schulman
intro.nyc/0593-2022 Rental assistance eligibility requirements for street homeless individuals.
Introduced by Lynn C. Schulman
intro.nyc/0594-2022 Requiring the dept of health and mental hygiene to provide a list of organizations they consult with on chronic diseases.
Introduced by Lynn C. Schulman
intro.nyc/0595-2022 Creation of a residential parking permit system in Kew Gardens.
Introduced by Lynn C. Schulman
intro.nyc/0596-2022 Requiring that DOT repair broken curbs as part of resurfacing projects.
Introduced by Lynn C. Schulman
intro.nyc/0604-2022 Establishing priority for sidewalk repairs at developments operated by the NYCHA.
Introduced by Shaun Abreu
intro.nyc/0632-2022 Prohibiting housing discrimination on the basis of arrest record or criminal history.
Introduced by Keith Powers
intro.nyc/0637-2022 Disposition of real property of the city.
Introduced by Lincoln Restler