Diana I. Ayala

Jan 2018 - Dec 2023
District 8 (Bronx and Manhattan)

Comittees

Caucus - Black, Latino and Asian Caucus
Caucus - Progressive Caucus
Caucus - Women's Caucus
Committee on Finance
Committee on General Welfare (chair)
Committee on Mental Health, Disabilities and Addiction
Committee on Oversight and Investigations
Committee on Public Housing
Subcommittee on COVID Recovery and Resiliency

Legislation (2022-2023 Session)

Council member Diana I. Ayala has introduced 29 bills in the current legislative session.

27 bills are in Committee , 1 bills are Laid Over in Committee , 1 bills are Enacted

intro.nyc/0003-2022 Police department’s response to students in emotional crisis in public schools.
with 5 sponsors
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.
with 31 sponsors
intro.nyc/0005-2022 Records of lead-based paint investigations.
with 19 sponsors
intro.nyc/0006-2022 Permanent removal of lead-based paint on friction surfaces in child-occupied dwellings.
with 19 sponsors
intro.nyc/0007-2022 Admission to recreational facilities.
with 10 sponsors
intro.nyc/0034-2022 Requiring closed captioning to be enabled on televisions in places of public accommodation.
with 7 sponsors
intro.nyc/0035-2022 Requiring housing developers that receive public financing to assume financial responsibility for repairs required within 10 years of construction.
with 5 sponsors
intro.nyc/0072-2022 Enhancing the pre-arraignment physical and behavioral health screenings of arrestees held at the central booking facility of a criminal court in NYC.
with 6 sponsors
intro.nyc/0090-2022 Requiring the department of correction to utilize zero emission vehicles.
with 5 sponsors
intro.nyc/0091-2022 Requiring the DOE to create an online portal to facilitate the comparison of funding and spending across schools.
with 11 sponsors
intro.nyc/0092-2022 Creation of an advisory board for accessibility at shelters.
with 10 sponsors
intro.nyc/0093-2022 Regulation of commercial rent.
with 20 sponsors
intro.nyc/0094-2022 Reporting on dress code policies in New York City schools.
with 14 sponsors
intro.nyc/0140-2022 Establishing an office of Puerto Rico-NYC affairs.
with 7 sponsors
intro.nyc/0141-2022 Power-operated and power-assisted doors.
with 4 sponsors
intro.nyc/0142-2022 Requiring the NYPD to make crime statistics at each NYCHA operated housing development available through the department’s website, as well as making other crime information regarding such housing developments available to the city council.
with 2 sponsors
intro.nyc/0211-2022 Requiring the mayor’s office of operations to report on the exits from city-administered facilities and the financings, starts and completions of permanent housing for those exiting city-administered facilities.
with 17 sponsors
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.
with 22 sponsors
intro.nyc/0213-2022 Report on community garden food processing and agriculture.
with 7 sponsors
intro.nyc/0304-2022 Requiring parks enforcement patrol officers to be equipped with opioid antagonists
with 11 sponsors
intro.nyc/0305-2022 Requiring the NYPD and district attorneys to report on the investigation and prosecution of domestic violence and certain known victim offenses.
with 10 sponsors
intro.nyc/0306-2022 Prohibiting the police department from collecting DNA from a minor without consent from a parent, legal guardian or attorney.
with 12 sponsors
intro.nyc/0374-2022 Requiring the development of a single application form for the not-for-profit real property tax exemption and the not-for-profit exemption from water and sewer charges.
with 4 sponsors
intro.nyc/0375-2022 Reporting on affordable housing set-asides for tenants with disabilities.
with 5 sponsors
intro.nyc/0376-2022 Establishing a temporary task force on pay parity.for public defenders and assistant district attorneys with city agency attorneys.
with 6 sponsors
intro.nyc/0462-2022 Requiring pharmacies enrolled in a city program to dispense opioid antagonists under a standing order of the dept of health and mental hygiene to post signs announcing their enrollment.
with 9 sponsors
intro.nyc/0521-2022 Protections for restaurant, food service and airport workers displaced due to the COVID-19 disaster emergency.
with 6 sponsors
intro.nyc/0608-2022 Ensuring compliance with accessibility requirements in submitted building construction and renovation plans.
intro.nyc/0609-2022 Establishing a needle, syringe and sharp buyback pilot program.
with 2 sponsors

Sponsored Legislation

Council member Diana I. Ayala has sponsored 143 bills originally introduced by other Council members in the current legislative session.

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/0056-2022 Establishing a nightlife opioid antagonist program.
Introduced by Chi A. Ossé
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/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/0124-2022 Housing specialists within the human resources administration and department of homeless services.
Introduced by Rafael Salamanca, Jr.
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/0132-2022 Requiring the establishment of intake centers for families with children.
Introduced by Sandra Ung
intro.nyc/0133-2022 Inspections of sprinkler system and standpipe system fire department connections.
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/0148-2022 Expanding protections for victims of domestic violence to include economic abuse.
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/0175-2022 Maximum working hours for home care aides.
Introduced by Christopher Marte
intro.nyc/0181-2022 Requiring the department of correction to publish all of its rules, policies and directives.
Introduced by Keith Powers
intro.nyc/0190-2022 Creation and distribution of a homeless bill of rights.
Introduced by Public Advocate Jumaane Williams
intro.nyc/0192-2022 Excluding community land trusts and affordable cooperative rentals from the housing portal.
Introduced by Carlina Rivera
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/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/0210-2022 Creating a marine debris disposal and vessel surrendering office.
Introduced by Joann Ariola
intro.nyc/0216-2022 Requiring the department of investigation to notify the council when it requests an integrity monitor for existing contracts.
Introduced by Justin L. Brannan
intro.nyc/0217-2022 Review of patterns of contractual spending by the city agencies with not-for-profit organizations.
Introduced by Justin L. Brannan
intro.nyc/0218-2022 City contracts with not-for-profit organizations in the amount of $250,000 or more.
Introduced by Justin L. Brannan
intro.nyc/0224-2022 Restricting the use of bus lanes by sight-seeing buses.
Introduced by Justin L. Brannan
intro.nyc/0226-2022 Reducing noise caused by sightseeing helicopters that meet federal noise reduction standards.
Introduced by Gale A. Brewer
intro.nyc/0227-2022 Requiring DOT to make available on its website biographical information pertaining to all street and park name changes.
Introduced by Gale A. Brewer
intro.nyc/0228-2022 Increasing the number of drinking fountains adjacent to public parks and greenstreets.
Introduced by Gale A. Brewer
intro.nyc/0229-2022 Monthly rental assistance payments for households with rental assistance vouchers.
Introduced by Tiffany Cabán
intro.nyc/0231-2022 Creation of a residential parking permit system in Northern Manhattan.
Introduced by Carmen N. De La Rosa
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/0233-2022 Requiring the DOE to conduct a study on the feasibility of installing green roofs on schools.
Introduced by Eric Dinowitz
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.
Introduced by Amanda Farías
intro.nyc/0240-2022 DOITT updating 311 complaint types and reporting on such updates.
Introduced by Jennifer Gutiérrez
intro.nyc/0241-2022 Providing public school students with mobile hotspot devices.
Introduced by Jennifer Gutiérrez
intro.nyc/0242-2022 Establishment of a Marshall Plan for Moms Task Force.
Introduced by Jennifer Gutiérrez
intro.nyc/0243-2022 Requiring multiple dwelling owners to post notices regarding electric space heater safety.
Introduced by Shahana K. Hanif
intro.nyc/0244-2022 Residential curbside organics collection.
Introduced by Shahana K. Hanif
intro.nyc/0249-2022 Protecting the identities of victims of crimes of violence.
Introduced by Robert F. Holden
intro.nyc/0257-2022 Establishing a universal youth employment program.
Introduced by Crystal Hudson
intro.nyc/0258-2022 Report on suitable locations for installing public bathrooms.
Introduced by Rita C. Joseph
intro.nyc/0261-2022 Requiring curb extensions at certain dangerous intersections.
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/0264-2022 Prohibiting the provision of probation services by for-profit companies.
Introduced by Francisco P. Moya
intro.nyc/0266-2022 Required notice for maintenance of a civil action against the city for damages or injuries sustained in consequence from unsafe conditions on streets, sidewalks or similar public spaces.
Introduced by Francisco P. Moya
intro.nyc/0269-2022 Assessing organizations and individuals who have been issued permits for the use of athletic fields and courts under the jurisdiction of the parks dept.
Introduced by Francisco P. Moya
intro.nyc/0270-2022 Establishing a task force to study and report on training provided to members of the police department.
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/0276-2022 De-escalation and trauma-informed training for dept of homeless services employees.
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/0282-2022 Establishing a task force to study, document and summarize the impact of COVID-19 on New York City.
Introduced by Public Advocate Jumaane Williams
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/0291-2022 Citywide greenway master plan.
Introduced by Carlina Rivera
intro.nyc/0294-2022 Requiring the administration for children’s services to provide a multilingual disclosure form to parents or guardians during a child protective investigation.
Introduced by Sandra Ung
intro.nyc/0295-2022 Requiring reporting by the department of health and mental hygiene on language services for post-visit instructions and care.
Introduced by Sandra Ung
intro.nyc/0297-2022 Providing rental assistance to survivors of domestic violence.
Introduced by Sandra Ung
intro.nyc/0298-2022 Domestic violence related calls to 311.
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/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/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/0315-2022 Identifying all vacant and underutilized municipally-owned sites that would be suitable for the development of renewable energy and assessing the renewable-energy generation potential and feasibility of such sites.
Introduced by Justin L. Brannan
intro.nyc/0316-2022 Reporting on contract awards made from discretionary funds allocated by a council member.
Introduced by Justin L. Brannan
intro.nyc/0317-2022 Requiring monthly reports on scheduled construction work on capital projects.
Introduced by Justin L. Brannan
intro.nyc/0319-2022 Requiring the department of health and mental hygiene to make automated external defibrillators available to primary, intermediate and high schools.
Introduced by Justin L. Brannan
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/0321-2022 Promotion of health and safety at nail salons.
Introduced by Justin L. Brannan
intro.nyc/0336-2022 Requiring the parks department to repair damage caused by trees owned by the city of New York.
Introduced by Robert F. Holden
intro.nyc/0337-2022 Requiring the department of housing preservation and development to provide annual lists of open housing maintenance code violations to multiple dwelling occupants and tenants.
Introduced by Crystal Hudson
intro.nyc/0338-2022 Establishing a bullying prevention task force.
Introduced by Rita C. Joseph
intro.nyc/0339-2022 Establishment and development of school gardens.
Introduced by Christopher Marte
intro.nyc/0340-2022 Requiring the department of transportation to install bilingual street name signs.
Introduced by Christopher Marte
intro.nyc/0341-2022 Accessibility in small businesses.
Introduced by Julie Menin
intro.nyc/0346-2022 Creation of an interactive zoning lot map.
Introduced by Keith Powers
intro.nyc/0351-2022 Creation of a task force to assess safety risks at construction sites.
Introduced by Public Advocate Jumaane Williams
intro.nyc/0352-2022 Requiring the registration of owners of vacant property.
Introduced by Lincoln Restler
intro.nyc/0353-2022 Requiring the department of investigation to investigate allegations of evidentiary misconduct by police officers.
Introduced by Lincoln Restler
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/0362-2022 Requiring the department of housing preservation and development to report on the disposition of city property for affordable housing development.
Introduced by Rafael Salamanca, Jr.
intro.nyc/0363-2022 Requiring reports on police department response times to minor traffic crashes.
Introduced by Rafael Salamanca, Jr.
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/0368-2022 Creation of a city food delivery mobile application.
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/0378-2022 Requiring cost and schedule signage at capital project sites.
Introduced by Joseph C. Borelli
intro.nyc/0380-2022 Requiring the department of parks and recreation to notify property owners in writing of their sidewalk rating in the trees and sidewalks program.
Introduced by Joseph C. Borelli
intro.nyc/0388-2022 Requiring the Department of Homeless Services to report information regarding veterans entering and exiting shelter.
Introduced by Robert F. Holden
intro.nyc/0392-2022 Improving the flow of traffic during street construction.
Introduced by Robert F. Holden
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/0421-2022 Requiring the dept of homeless services to report on families with children in shelter.
Introduced by Kevin C. Riley
intro.nyc/0431-2022 Requiring the dept of homeless services to provide customer service training.
Introduced by Rafael Salamanca, Jr.
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/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/0464-2022 Exempting certain grocery stores from the commercial rent tax.
Introduced by Gale A. Brewer
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/0473-2022 Requiring text to 911 and next generation 911 to be available in the designated citywide languages.
Introduced by Jennifer Gutiérrez
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/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/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/0496-2022 Exemption from the commercial rent tax.
Introduced by Keith Powers
intro.nyc/0497-2022 Temporary exemption from the payment of the commercial rent tax for certain businesses.
Introduced by Keith Powers
intro.nyc/0502-2022 Requiring HRA to provide rental assistance to disabled veterans.
Introduced by Kristin Richardson Jordan
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/0513-2022 Requiring the department of homeless services to report on the feasibility of partnering with community-based nonprofit organizations to accept and process applications for shelter intake from families with children.
Introduced by Sandra Ung
intro.nyc/0518-2022 Study and report on the trafficking of illegal firearms.
Introduced by Shaun Abreu
intro.nyc/0522-2022 Requiring mental health professionals in families with children shelters.
Introduced by Erik D. Bottcher
intro.nyc/0525-2022 Sale and processing of catalytic converters.
Introduced by Gale A. Brewer
intro.nyc/0587-2022 Establishing a digital inclusion officer at every city agency.
Introduced by Public Advocate Jumaane Williams
intro.nyc/0632-2022 Prohibiting housing discrimination on the basis of arrest record or criminal history.
Introduced by Keith Powers