Robert F. Holden

Jan 2018 - Dec 2023
District 37 (Queens)

Comittees

Caucus - Common-Sense Caucus
Caucus - Irish Caucus
Committee on Environmental Protection
Committee on Fire and Emergency Management
Committee on Parks and Recreation
Committee on Public Safety
Committee on Technology
Committee on Veterans (chair)

Legislation (2022-2023 Session)

Council member Robert F. Holden has introduced 72 bills in the current legislative session.

70 bills are in Committee , 2 bills are Laid Over in Committee

intro.nyc/0023-2022 Permitting the use of segregated housing as a disciplinary sanction for certain incarcerated individuals in city jails.
with 2 sponsors
intro.nyc/0024-2022 Establishing and maintaining an online tool for measuring performance of city agencies.
with 17 sponsors
intro.nyc/0025-2022 Contact information for outdoor advertising companies.
with 4 sponsors
intro.nyc/0026-2022 Prohibiting the exhalation of smoke at a person’s face with the intent to harass, annoy or alarm such person.
intro.nyc/0027-2022 Prohibiting the use of a vehicle to reserve a parking space and prohibiting the continuous parking of a vehicle in the same location for more than five consecutive days.
with 3 sponsors
intro.nyc/0028-2022 Establishing a pilot program to study increasing the minimum percentage of reclaimed asphalt pavement in asphaltic concrete.
with 3 sponsors
intro.nyc/0049-2022 Requiring towing companies to remove debris from the scene of an accident.
with 6 sponsors
intro.nyc/0050-2022 Temporary absence procedures for citywide public officials.
with 2 sponsors
intro.nyc/0051-2022 The welfare of shelter animals, and to repeal section 17-820 of such administrative code upon the expiration thereof.
with 2 sponsors
intro.nyc/0052-2022 Requiring that the DOT maintain curb heights following street construction.
with 2 sponsors
intro.nyc/0053-2022 Restricting the parking of certain commercial vehicles in residential streets overnight.
with 4 sponsors
intro.nyc/0107-2022 Prohibiting triple tours of duty for department of correction custodial officers.
with 4 sponsors
intro.nyc/0108-2022 Creating an annual report on the performance of department of homeless services providers.
with 11 sponsors
intro.nyc/0109-2022 Reporting of foreclosing residential properties to council members.
with 9 sponsors
intro.nyc/0110-2022 Requiring that all public waste receptacles be emptied by the dept of sanitation at least once per day.
with 9 sponsors
intro.nyc/0111-2022 Community engagement with individuals who have limited internet access.
with 3 sponsors
intro.nyc/0112-2022 Establishing a cable franchise agreements website.
with 3 sponsors
intro.nyc/0113-2022 Creating a task force to conduct a feasibility study on a digital identification program.
with 2 sponsors
intro.nyc/0114-2022 Street markings indicating locations of fire hydrants.
with 2 sponsors
intro.nyc/0159-2022 Study and report on the ownership and maintenance of utility poles.
with 5 sponsors
intro.nyc/0160-2022 Noise standard for commercial establishments.
with 3 sponsors
intro.nyc/0161-2022 Increasing penalties for excessive noise from speakers and motor vehicles.
with 5 sponsors
intro.nyc/0162-2022 Response and preparedness measures for highly transmissible diseases.
with 3 sponsors
intro.nyc/0163-2022 Requiring photographic documentation evidencing certain violations enforced by the dept of HPD.
with 3 sponsors
intro.nyc/0164-2022 Increasing certain penalties for excessive noise from a personal audio device on or inside a motor vehicle.
with 5 sponsors
intro.nyc/0165-2022 Requiring the commissioner of sanitation to report on sidewalk obstruction enforcement.
with 2 sponsors
intro.nyc/0166-2022 Database and map of media and entertainment production activities.
with 4 sponsors
intro.nyc/0167-2022 Number of steps to submit service requests or complaints on the 311 website and mobile application.
with 6 sponsors
intro.nyc/0168-2022 Reports of illegal towing to 311.
with 3 sponsors
intro.nyc/0169-2022 Posting information about community board members online.
with 3 sponsors
intro.nyc/0170-2022 Suspending bus lane enforcement on legal holidays.
with 3 sponsors
intro.nyc/0171-2022 14-day notification requirement for movie-making, telecasting and photography permit applications when special parking requests are required.
with 5 sponsors
intro.nyc/0245-2022 Light pollution from light fixtures in a residential district.
with 4 sponsors
intro.nyc/0246-2022 Requiring an affirmative vote of at least two-thirds of all council members for the passage of any local law or resolution that raises taxes.
with 4 sponsors
intro.nyc/0247-2022 Prohibiting new electronic cigarette retailers near schools.
with 6 sponsors
intro.nyc/0248-2022 Violations of certain requirements for places of assembly.
with 3 sponsors
intro.nyc/0249-2022 Protecting the identities of victims of crimes of violence.
with 7 sponsors
intro.nyc/0250-2022 Revising criteria for enforcement of civil and criminal offenses for specified unlawful acts, and to repeal and replace section 14-155 of such code in relation thereto.
with 3 sponsors
intro.nyc/0251-2022 Community notification of proposed major transportation projects.
with 3 sponsors
intro.nyc/0252-2022 Installation and maintenance of tree guards.
with 4 sponsors
intro.nyc/0253-2022 Prohibiting school bus parking on city streets overnight and on weekends.
with 5 sponsors
intro.nyc/0254-2022 Requiring the police dept to inform car accident victims on the directed accident response program.
with 5 sponsors
intro.nyc/0332-2022 Guidance to private employers and the public in the event of a highly transmissible disease emergency.
with 2 sponsors
intro.nyc/0333-2022 Allowing the department of sanitation to purchase appropriate vehicles to utilize during a snowfall.
with 4 sponsors
intro.nyc/0334-2022 Requirements for maintenance of a civil action against the city for damages or injuries sustained in consequence of unsafe conditions on streets, sidewalks or similar public spaces.
with 3 sponsors
intro.nyc/0335-2022 Suspending alternate side of the street parking when there is at least four inches of snow.
with 4 sponsors
intro.nyc/0336-2022 Requiring the parks department to repair damage caused by trees owned by the city of New York.
with 10 sponsors
intro.nyc/0387-2022 Door to door commercial solicitations.
with 3 sponsors
intro.nyc/0388-2022 Requiring the Department of Homeless Services to report information regarding veterans entering and exiting shelter.
with 9 sponsors
intro.nyc/0389-2022 Spending by foreign nationals and foreign-influenced entities in connection with city elections.
with 2 sponsors
intro.nyc/0390-2022 Prohibiting new smoking paraphernalia retailer dealers near schools.
with 6 sponsors
intro.nyc/0391-2022 Creation of an interagency derelict housing and neglected property task force.
with 5 sponsors
intro.nyc/0392-2022 Improving the flow of traffic during street construction.
with 4 sponsors
intro.nyc/0393-2022 Prohibiting certain commercial establishments from parking vehicles on city streets.
with 3 sponsors
intro.nyc/0394-2022 Requiring each community board to establish a veterans committee.
with 4 sponsors
intro.nyc/0395-2022 Raising the maximum age to apply to become a firefighter.
with 7 sponsors
intro.nyc/0396-2022 Remediating lead water hazards in schools and facilities providing day care services.
with 4 sponsors
intro.nyc/0397-2022 Building permit classifications and certificate of occupancy requirements.
with 3 sponsors
intro.nyc/0398-2022 Requiring that law enforcement officers responding to noise complaints carry sound level meters.
with 7 sponsors
intro.nyc/0444-2022 Requiring DEP to post information online regarding scheduled and requested infrastructure services.
with 5 sponsors
intro.nyc/0445-2022 Requiring the preparation of five-year capital plans for parks on a community board level.
with 3 sponsors
intro.nyc/0446-2022 Undertaking of surveys before planting trees.
with 2 sponsors
intro.nyc/0447-2022 Unlawful methods of restraint during an arrest or attempted arrest.
with 3 sponsors
intro.nyc/0448-2022 Create a commission to examine the cost of renovating jail facilities on Rikers Island.
with 3 sponsors
intro.nyc/0476-2022 Procurement opportunities for veteran owned business enterprises.
with 2 sponsors
intro.nyc/0537-2022 Creation of a centralized mobile application for accessing city services.
intro.nyc/0571-2022 Delayed repairs to sidewalks damaged by city-owned trees.
with 3 sponsors
intro.nyc/0572-2022 Consumer protections and home repair work.
with 2 sponsors
intro.nyc/0573-2022 Operation of horse drawn carriages and to replace the horse drawn carriage industry with a horseless electric carriage program.
with 12 sponsors
intro.nyc/0574-2022 Cool pavements pilot program.
with 5 sponsors
intro.nyc/0618-2022 Imposing a limit upon the real property tax levy.
intro.nyc/0619-2022 Sale of aerosol spray paint cans and broad tipped indelible markers.

Sponsored Legislation

Council member Robert F. Holden has sponsored 56 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/0011-2022 Reporting of promptness of agency payments to contractors.
Introduced by Justin L. Brannan
intro.nyc/0015-2022 Requiring the DOE to report on school bus transportation services employees.
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/0032-2022 Requiring a searchable dashboard for notices of violation issued by the department of sanitation.
Introduced by Kalman Yeger
intro.nyc/0038-2022 Notification of changes to appropriations of capital projects funded by the council.
Introduced by Joseph C. Borelli
intro.nyc/0039-2022 Use of non-deadly physical force in self-defense by a peace officer or security guard at a shelter.
Introduced by Joseph C. Borelli
intro.nyc/0040-2022 Removing public urination from the list of offenses diverted to the office of administrative trials and hearings.
Introduced by Joseph C. Borelli
intro.nyc/0044-2022 Report on costs to repair sidewalks damaged by city-owned trees.
Introduced by Joseph C. Borelli
intro.nyc/0046-2022 Establishing an inter-borough planning and advisory commission for the siting of active transportation parking hubs in the city.
Introduced by Joseph C. Borelli
intro.nyc/0055-2022 Creation of a separate 311 category for COVID-19 testing site complaints.
Introduced by Julie Menin
intro.nyc/0098-2022 Reimbursing small nonpublic schools for the cost of security guard services.
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/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/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/0155-2022 Enacted Requiring the commissioner of buildings to waive filing fees for permits to alter family dwellings to conform to the NYC fire code.
Introduced by David M. Carr
intro.nyc/0156-2022 Requiring carbon monoxide detecting devices in the basements of certain dwellings.
Introduced by David M. Carr
intro.nyc/0174-2022 Reporting on park capital expenditures.
Introduced by Shekar Krishnan
intro.nyc/0175-2022 Maximum working hours for home care aides.
Introduced by Christopher Marte
intro.nyc/0178-2022 Limiting the amount of sidewalk area that private property owners are responsible for maintaining.
Introduced by Francisco P. Moya
intro.nyc/0183-2022 Monthly reports on animal shelters that are in contract with the city.
Introduced by Keith Powers
intro.nyc/0207-2022 Informing sexual assault survivors of their rights.
Introduced by Marjorie Velázquez
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/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/0244-2022 Residential curbside organics collection.
Introduced by Shahana K. Hanif
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/0278-2022 Requiring secure package storage in certain buildings.
Introduced by Chi A. Ossé
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/0298-2022 Domestic violence related calls to 311.
Introduced by Sandra Ung
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/0309-2022 Requiring the department of consumer and worker protection to send documents related to licensing by certified mail.
Introduced by Joseph C. Borelli
intro.nyc/0311-2022 Prohibiting certain unsolicited disclosures of intimate images.
Introduced by Joseph C. Borelli
intro.nyc/0316-2022 Reporting on contract awards made from discretionary funds allocated by a council member.
Introduced by Justin L. Brannan
intro.nyc/0325-2022 Provision of information about pediatric emergency rooms.
Introduced by Justin L. Brannan
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/0370-2022 Requiring the police department to report annually on officer resignations prior to becoming eligible for retirement with pension.
Introduced by Inna Vernikov
intro.nyc/0404-2022 Report tracking the opioid settlement fund.
Introduced by Linda Lee
intro.nyc/0430-2022 Study by the dept of health and mental hygiene on the causes of rising wait times in emergency departments.
Introduced by Carlina Rivera
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/0501-2022 Hazardous obstruction by vehicles and civilian complaints to the department of transportation for hazardous obstruction violations.
Introduced by Lincoln Restler
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/0557-2022 Information about health care services.
Introduced by Carlina Rivera
intro.nyc/0578-2022 Improving safety at pedestrian crossings in the city.
Introduced by Ari Kagan