Amanda Farías

Jan 2022 - Dec 2023
District 18 (Bronx)

Comittees

Caucus - Black, Latino and Asian Caucus
Caucus - Progressive Caucus
Caucus - Women's Caucus (co-chair)
Committee on Consumer and Worker Protection
Committee on Cultural Affairs, Libraries and International Intergroup Relations
Committee on Economic Development (chair)
Committee on Finance
Committee on Sanitation and Solid Waste Management
Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
Special Committee on Twin Parks Citywide Taskforce on Fire Prevention

Legislation (2022-2023 Session)

Council member Amanda Farías has introduced 3 bills in the current legislative session.

3 bills are in Committee

intro.nyc/0234-2022 Preparation of community impact reports for city-subsidized economic development projects.
with 6 sponsors
intro.nyc/0235-2022 Office of tourism recovery.
with 6 sponsors
intro.nyc/0236-2022 Providing ferry service at reduced cost to individuals under the age of 18 or enrolled in a high school located with NYC.
with 13 sponsors

Sponsored Legislation

Council member Amanda Farías has sponsored 119 bills originally introduced by other Council members in the current legislative session.

intro.nyc/0001-2022 Dismissal of summonses alleging violations of executive orders in connection with COVID-19 and the refund of monetary penalties paid in connection with such violations.
Introduced by Kalman Yeger
intro.nyc/0002-2022 Suspension of alternate side of the street parking rules and parking meter rules during and after snowfalls.
Introduced by Kalman Yeger
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/0024-2022 Establishing and maintaining an online tool for measuring performance of city agencies.
Introduced by Robert F. Holden
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/0035-2022 Requiring housing developers that receive public financing to assume financial responsibility for repairs required within 10 years of construction.
Introduced by Diana I. Ayala
intro.nyc/0047-2022 Enacted Establishment of the Castle Hill business improvement district.
Introduced by Justin L. Brannan
intro.nyc/0055-2022 Creation of a separate 311 category for COVID-19 testing site complaints.
Introduced by Julie Menin
intro.nyc/0056-2022 Establishing a nightlife opioid antagonist program.
Introduced by Chi A. Ossé
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/0092-2022 Creation of an advisory board for accessibility at shelters.
Introduced by Diana I. Ayala
intro.nyc/0093-2022 Regulation of commercial rent.
Introduced by Diana I. Ayala
intro.nyc/0094-2022 Reporting on dress code policies in New York City schools.
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/0115-2022 Minimum temperatures required to be maintained in dwellings.
Introduced by Crystal Hudson
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/0134-2022 Enacted Employers required to post minimum and maximum salary information.
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/0140-2022 Establishing an office of Puerto Rico-NYC affairs.
Introduced by Diana I. Ayala
intro.nyc/0141-2022 Power-operated and power-assisted doors.
Introduced by Diana I. Ayala
intro.nyc/0143-2022 Remediating lead water hazards in schools.
Introduced by Charles Barron
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/0173-2022 Enacted Reporting on park and playground inspections conducted by the department of parks and recreation.
Introduced by Shekar Krishnan
intro.nyc/0175-2022 Maximum working hours for home care aides.
Introduced by Christopher Marte
intro.nyc/0179-2022 Creating a task force to examine the role of women in nontraditional workplaces.
Introduced by Francisco P. Moya
intro.nyc/0188-2022 Creating a youth employment education program.
Introduced by Public Advocate Jumaane Williams
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/0200-2022 Quarterly reporting on objections to orders for the abatement or remediation of lead conditions.
Introduced by Rafael Salamanca, Jr.
intro.nyc/0204-2022 Raising the inspection fees for certain housing inspections.
Introduced by Pierina Ana Sanchez
intro.nyc/0208-2022 Enacted Inspections of self-closing doors and fire safety notices in residential buildings.
Introduced by Nantasha M. Williams
intro.nyc/0210-2022 Creating a marine debris disposal and vessel surrendering office.
Introduced by Joann Ariola
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/0213-2022 Report on community garden food processing and agriculture.
Introduced by Diana I. Ayala
intro.nyc/0215-2022 Social services for the wrongfully convicted.
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/0232-2022 Establishment of a task force to study the gender pay disparity and economic self-sufficiency among the labor force in the city.
Introduced by Carmen N. De La Rosa
intro.nyc/0243-2022 Requiring multiple dwelling owners to post notices regarding electric space heater safety.
Introduced by Shahana K. Hanif
intro.nyc/0258-2022 Report on suitable locations for installing public bathrooms.
Introduced by Rita C. Joseph
intro.nyc/0262-2022 Letter grades for achieving agency participation goals regarding minority and women-owned business enterprises.
Introduced by Julie Menin
intro.nyc/0263-2022 Requiring the dept of small business services to report on the services provided at workforce1 centers.
Introduced by Julie Menin
intro.nyc/0265-2022 Establishing a task force to examine labor issues related to neighborhood rezonings.
Introduced by Francisco P. Moya
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/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/0285-2022 Establishment of an office of cannabis business services.
Introduced by Kevin C. Riley
intro.nyc/0291-2022 Citywide greenway master plan.
Introduced by Carlina Rivera
intro.nyc/0296-2022 Identification of languages spoken by callers to the 311 customer service center.
Introduced by Sandra Ung
intro.nyc/0299-2022 Voluntary submission of data on leadership diversity by companies bidding on city contracts.
Introduced by Julie Won
intro.nyc/0300-2022 Establishing a special inspector within the DOI to review contracts that were entered into in response to the 2019 novel coronavirus, and providing for the repeal of such provision upon the expiration thereof.
Introduced by Julie Won
intro.nyc/0301-2022 Establishment of standards and procedures to determine the existence of conflicts of interest and other misconduct concerning city contracts.
Introduced by Julie Won
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.
Introduced by Alexa Avilés
intro.nyc/0306-2022 Prohibiting the police department from collecting DNA from a minor without consent from a parent, legal guardian or attorney.
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/0313-2022 Requiring the office of nightlife to post information on its website for nightlife establishments, including resources and trainings about harassment among patrons.
Introduced by Justin L. Brannan
intro.nyc/0314-2022 Requiring nightlife establishments to post signage informing patrons about harassment and to train employees about harassment among patrons.
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/0323-2022 Creation of a retail resurgence task force.
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/0328-2022 Requiring a minority and women-owned business enterprise consultant for city projects with budgets in excess of ten million dollars.
Introduced by Selvena N. Brooks-Powers
intro.nyc/0331-2022 Establishment of an office of restaurant recovery in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, and the expiration and repeal thereof.
Introduced by Shahana K. Hanif
intro.nyc/0339-2022 Establishment and development of school gardens.
Introduced by Christopher Marte
intro.nyc/0342-2022 An office of interagency tourism affairs.
Introduced by Julie Menin
intro.nyc/0352-2022 Requiring the registration of owners of vacant property.
Introduced by Lincoln Restler
intro.nyc/0354-2022 Establishing an office of continuing education and adult literacy.
Introduced by Kevin C. Riley
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/0364-2022 Posting contact information for workforce career centers at city development projects.
Introduced by Rafael Salamanca, Jr.
intro.nyc/0367-2022 Establishing an office of pandemic preparedness.
Introduced by Marjorie Velázquez
intro.nyc/0371-2022 Reporting of revenue from the issuance of violations and the imposition of related fines. (Fine Accountability Act)
Introduced by Kalman Yeger
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/0413-2022 Establishing a tracking system concerning the disposal of yellow and brown grease.
Introduced by Sandy Nurse
intro.nyc/0414-2022 Rat mitigation progress in rat mitigation zones.
Introduced by Chi A. Ossé
intro.nyc/0434-2022 Expanding the heat sensors program.
Introduced by Pierina Ana Sanchez
intro.nyc/0442-2022 Abating rodents as a requirement for the issuance of certain construction permits.
Introduced by Erik D. Bottcher
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/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/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/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/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/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/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/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/0517-2022 Creating a good food purchasing program.
Introduced by Adrienne E. Adams
intro.nyc/0522-2022 Requiring mental health professionals in families with children shelters.
Introduced by Erik D. Bottcher
intro.nyc/0524-2022 Interest rates applicable to installment agreements for the payment of property tax arrears.
Introduced by David M. Carr
intro.nyc/0525-2022 Sale and processing of catalytic converters.
Introduced by Gale A. Brewer
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/0549-2022 Banning solitary confinement in city jails.
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/0558-2022 Enacted Extending the rent stabilization laws.
Introduced by Pierina Ana Sanchez
intro.nyc/0581-2022 Licensing micro-fulfillment centers.
Introduced by Julie Menin
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