Erik D. Bottcher

Jan 2022 - Dec 2023
District 3 (Manhattan)

Comittees

Caucus - Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer Caucus
Committee on Civil Service and Labor
Committee on Consumer and Worker Protection
Committee on Land Use
Committee on Mental Health, Disabilities and Addiction
Committee on Public Safety
Committee on Sanitation and Solid Waste Management
Subcommittee on Zoning and Franchises

Legislation (2022-2023 Session)

Council member Erik D. Bottcher has introduced 4 bills in the current legislative session.

3 bills are in Committee , 1 bills are Laid Over in Committee

intro.nyc/0312-2022 Increasing certain penalties for excessive noise from motor vehicles.
with 28 sponsors
intro.nyc/0442-2022 Abating rodents as a requirement for the issuance of certain construction permits.
with 26 sponsors
intro.nyc/0522-2022 Requiring mental health professionals in families with children shelters.
with 37 sponsors
intro.nyc/0610-2022 Requiring the Department of Education to provide information on the new National Suicide Prevention Hotline and other related resources.
with 8 sponsors

Sponsored Legislation

Council member Erik D. Bottcher has sponsored 95 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/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/0034-2022 Requiring closed captioning to be enabled on televisions in places of public accommodation.
Introduced by Diana I. Ayala
intro.nyc/0048-2022 Requiring information about elections for non-municipal offices, ballot proposals and referenda in the voter guide.
Introduced by Eric Dinowitz
intro.nyc/0054-2022 Financial literacy education in department of youth and community development programs.
Introduced by Farah N. Louis
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/0060-2022 Requiring the dept of correction to provide hand sanitizer to incarcerated individuals.
Introduced by Public Advocate Jumaane Williams
intro.nyc/0065-2022 Establishment of a task force to develop equitable responses to infectious disease related emergencies, including COVID-19.
Introduced by Public Advocate Jumaane Williams
intro.nyc/0066-2022 Signage regarding transgender rights and services at hospitals.
Introduced by Public Advocate Jumaane Williams
intro.nyc/0069-2022 Creating an office of the patient advocate within the New York city department of health and mental hygiene.
Introduced by Carlina Rivera
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.
Introduced by Diana I. Ayala
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/0090-2022 Requiring the department of correction to utilize zero emission vehicles.
Introduced by Diana I. Ayala
intro.nyc/0092-2022 Creation of an advisory board for accessibility at shelters.
Introduced by Diana I. Ayala
intro.nyc/0096-2022 Providing vision testing and eyeglasses to low-income individuals.
Introduced by Justin L. Brannan
intro.nyc/0102-2022 Requiring the department of environmental protection to post a map of green roofs online.
Introduced by Justin L. Brannan
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/0121-2022 Requiring the DOE to report annually on the number of teachers, administrators and school staff who have completed therapeutic crisis intervention in schools training.
Introduced by Rafael Salamanca, Jr.
intro.nyc/0125-2022 City agency attendance at council hearings.
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/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/0145-2022 Requiring the dept of sanitation to remove downed tree limbs, branches and vegetation that obstruct streets and sidewalks as a result of inclement weather.
Introduced by Justin L. Brannan
intro.nyc/0150-2022 Electric vehicle charging stations in open parking lots and parking garages.
Introduced by Justin L. Brannan
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/0174-2022 Reporting on park capital expenditures.
Introduced by Shekar Krishnan
intro.nyc/0179-2022 Creating a task force to examine the role of women in nontraditional workplaces.
Introduced by Francisco P. Moya
intro.nyc/0180-2022 Designation and usage of public libraries as polling places.
Introduced by Keith Powers
intro.nyc/0181-2022 Requiring the department of correction to publish all of its rules, policies and directives.
Introduced by Keith Powers
intro.nyc/0183-2022 Monthly reports on animal shelters that are in contract with the city.
Introduced by Keith Powers
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/0207-2022 Informing sexual assault survivors of their rights.
Introduced by Marjorie Velázquez
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/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/0238-2022 Collection of recyclable materials after a holiday.
Introduced by James F. Gennaro
intro.nyc/0244-2022 Residential curbside organics collection.
Introduced by Shahana K. Hanif
intro.nyc/0273-2022 Requiring police officers to receive training related to recognizing and interacting with individuals with autism.
Introduced by Mercedes Narcisse
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/0286-2022 Requiring alternating high and low, two-toned signal devices on emergency vehicles.
Introduced by Carlina Rivera
intro.nyc/0289-2022 Requiring the DOT to develop a map of current bicycle infrastructure conditions.
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/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/0329-2022 Establishing a reward for individuals who provide information leading to the apprehension, prosecution or conviction of a person who seriously injures or kills another individual in a hit-and-run accident.
Introduced by Selvena N. Brooks-Powers
intro.nyc/0353-2022 Requiring the department of investigation to investigate allegations of evidentiary misconduct by police officers.
Introduced by Lincoln Restler
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/0417-2022 Notice requirements for certain transportation projects and the repeal of section 19-187 in relation thereto.
Introduced by Lincoln Restler
intro.nyc/0424-2022 Requiring the department of education to report on humane animal treatment instruction.
Introduced by Carlina Rivera
intro.nyc/0425-2022 Campaign by the department of health and mental hygiene to increase awareness of and enrollment in health insurance by low-wage workers, and reporting in relation thereto.
Introduced by Carlina Rivera
intro.nyc/0436-2022 Creating a juvenile detention advisory board.
Introduced by Althea V. Stevens
intro.nyc/0437-2022 Improving young adults’ access to voter registration materials.
Introduced by Althea V. Stevens
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/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/0480-2022 Enacted Naming of 78 thoroughfares and public places.
Introduced by Shekar Krishnan
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/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/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/0549-2022 Banning solitary confinement in city jails.
Introduced by Public Advocate Jumaane Williams
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/0573-2022 Operation of horse drawn carriages and to replace the horse drawn carriage industry with a horseless electric carriage program.
Introduced by Robert F. Holden
intro.nyc/0601-2022 Conducting continuous wastewater-based epidemiology testing and reporting on infectious diseases found in wastewater, and to repeal section 24-531 of such code, relating to the creation of a pilot program to test sewage for SARS-CoV-2 RNA.
Introduced by Adrienne E. Adams
intro.nyc/0602-2022 Determining and identifying the area commonly known as Times Square.
Introduced by Adrienne E. Adams
intro.nyc/0620-2022 Requiring the department of health and mental hygiene to conduct monkeypox education and prevention efforts and establish an infectious disease vaccine scheduling portal.
Introduced by Crystal Hudson
intro.nyc/0630-2022 The tracking of street cleaning operations online.
Introduced by Sandy Nurse
intro.nyc/0631-2022 Requiring the department of health and mental hygiene to report information regarding vaccination related to monkeypox,
Introduced by Chi A. Ossé
intro.nyc/0632-2022 Prohibiting housing discrimination on the basis of arrest record or criminal history.
Introduced by Keith Powers
intro.nyc/0633-2022 Creation of a permanent COVID-19 wastewater testing program and the reporting of testing results, and to repeal section 24-531 of such code, relating to the creation of a pilot program to test sewage for SARS-CoV-2 RNA.
Introduced by Keith Powers