Recent Legislation Changes

The following legislation changes happened in the past 30 days

Dec 08 2022

intro.nyc/0632-2022 Hearing Held by Committee
Fair Chance for Housing Act
by with 35 sponsors, Committee on Civil and Human Rights

Dec 07 2022

intro.nyc/0076-2022 Approved by Council
Establishing a program to provide financial assistance for the purchase and installation of backwater valves.
by with 22 sponsors, Committee on Resiliency and Waterfronts
intro.nyc/0658-2022 Approved by Council
Requiring the department of citywide administrative services to establish a civil service ambassador program.
by with 16 sponsors, Committee on Civil Service and Labor
intro.nyc/0696-2022 Approved by Council
Design of the ballot and content of ballot instructions for ranked choice elections.
by with 29 sponsors, Committee on Governmental Operations
intro.nyc/0698-2022 Approved by Council
Administering a public service corps program.
by with 13 sponsors, Committee on Governmental Operations
intro.nyc/0759-2022 Approved by Council
A catalytic converter etching program.
by with 23 sponsors, Committee on Public Safety
intro.nyc/0832-2022 Introduced by Council
Requiring the department of sanitation to collect organic waste from community gardens.
by with 9 sponsors, Committee on Sanitation and Solid Waste Management
intro.nyc/0833-2022 Introduced by Council
Studying and reporting on transportation impacts of decisions of the city planning commission in connection with certain land use actions.
by with 4 sponsors, Committee on Land Use
intro.nyc/0834-2022 Introduced by Council
Creation of a task force to coordinate the removal of fallen trees due to a severe weather event.
by with 6 sponsors, Committee on Parks and Recreation
intro.nyc/0835-2022 Introduced by Council
Establishing auditing requirements for minority and women-owned business enterprise procurement.
by with 5 sponsors, Committee on Contracts
intro.nyc/0836-2022 Introduced by Council
Placing a cap on the correlated color temperature of new and replacement streetlights.
by with 4 sponsors, Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
intro.nyc/0837-2022 Introduced by Council
Wrongful discharge from employment.
by with 3 sponsors, Committee on Consumer and Worker Protection
intro.nyc/0838-2022 Introduced by Council
Requiring the department of citywide administrative services to give two years notice of lease expiration to tenants of city-leased properties.
by with 9 sponsors, Committee on Governmental Operations
intro.nyc/0839-2022 Introduced by Council
Establishing an office of refugee and migrant settlement.
by with 5 sponsors, Committee on Immigration
intro.nyc/0840-2022 Introduced by Council
Developing a strategic blueprint to reduce capital project durations by at least 25 percent.
by with 8 sponsors, Committee on Finance
intro.nyc/0841-2022 Introduced by Council
Prohibiting NYC from contracting with entities engaged in immigration enforcement.
by with 4 sponsors, Committee on Immigration
intro.nyc/0842-2022 Introduced by Council
Requiring the department of parks and recreation to develop a strategic blueprint to reduce its capital project durations by at least 25 percent.
by with 15 sponsors, Committee on Parks and Recreation
intro.nyc/0843-2022 Introduced by Council
Reporting on payments to early childhood care and education providers.
by with 12 sponsors, Committee on Education
intro.nyc/0844-2022 Introduced by Council
Establishing an office of healthcare accountability.
by with 34 sponsors, Committee on Hospitals
intro.nyc/0845-2022 Introduced by Council
Reducing penalties, allowing opportunities to cure for certain violations, and eliminating certain requirements for commercial establishments.
by with 5 sponsors, Committee on Small Business
intro.nyc/0846-2022 Introduced by Council
Requiring the department of sanitation to develop a plan for ensuring proper disposal of rechargeable batteries used for powered mobility devices.
by with 8 sponsors, Committee on Sanitation and Solid Waste Management
intro.nyc/0847-2022 Introduced by Council
Limiting movie-making, telecasting and photography permits.
by with 4 sponsors, Committee on Technology
intro.nyc/0848-2022 Introduced by Council
Requiring an audit and report on foster care placement notices.
by with 7 sponsors, Committee on General Welfare
intro.nyc/0849-2022 Introduced by Council
Bus lane restrictions.
by with 2 sponsors, Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
intro.nyc/0850-2022 Introduced by Council
Cleaning and maintenance of city property.
by with 6 sponsors, Committee on Governmental Operations
intro.nyc/0851-2022 Introduced by Council
Reporting on student disenrollment from public schools and placements following disenrollment.
by with 4 sponsors, Committee on Education
intro.nyc/0852-2022 Introduced by Council
Information on affordable internet programs and community-based internet services.
by with 5 sponsors, Committee on Technology

Dec 06 2022

intro.nyc/0163-2022 Hearing Held by Committee
Requiring photographic documentation evidencing certain violations enforced by the dept of HPD.
by with 6 sponsors, Committee on Housing and Buildings
intro.nyc/0174-2022 Hearing Held by Committee
Reporting on park capital expenditures.
by with 24 sponsors, Committee on Parks and Recreation
intro.nyc/0204-2022 Hearing Held by Committee
Raising the inspection fees for certain housing inspections.
by with 31 sponsors, Committee on Housing and Buildings
intro.nyc/0243-2022 Hearing Held by Committee
Requiring multiple dwelling owners to post notices regarding electric space heater safety.
by with 23 sponsors, Committee on Housing and Buildings
intro.nyc/0337-2022 Hearing Held by Committee
Requiring the department of housing preservation and development to provide annual lists of open housing maintenance code violations to multiple dwelling occupants and tenants.
by with 7 sponsors, Committee on Housing and Buildings
intro.nyc/0434-2022 Hearing Held by Committee
Expanding the heat sensors program.
by with 11 sponsors, Committee on Housing and Buildings
intro.nyc/0484-2022 Hearing Held by Committee
Requiring photographic documentation evidencing certain violations enforced by the DOB.
by with 6 sponsors, Committee on Housing and Buildings
intro.nyc/0583-2022 Hearing Held by Committee
Increasing penalties for violations issued by HPD and requiring HPD maintain a certification of correction watch list and prohibiting any listed landlord from certifying correction of violations in multiple dwellings without an inspection.
by with 10 sponsors, Committee on Housing and Buildings
intro.nyc/0680-2022 Hearing Held by Committee
Survey to determine the feasibility of creating micro parks and green spaces on vacant city owned land near dead ends and highway entrance and exit ramps.
by with 19 sponsors, Committee on Parks and Recreation

Nov 27 2022

intro.nyc/0258-2022 City Charter Rule Adopted Enacted
Report on suitable locations for installing public bathrooms.
by with 40 sponsors, Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
intro.nyc/0291-2022 City Charter Rule Adopted Enacted
Citywide greenway plan.
by with 35 sponsors, Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure

Nov 22 2022

intro.nyc/0404-2022 Approved by Council
Report tracking the funds paid pursuant to the New York opioid settlement sharing agreement.
by with 32 sponsors, Committee on Mental Health, Disabilities and Addiction
intro.nyc/0525-2022 Approved by Council
Purchase of second-hand catalytic converters.
by with 29 sponsors, Committee on Consumer and Worker Protection
intro.nyc/0609-2022 Approved by Council
Establishing a needle, syringe, and sharps buyback pilot program.
by with 24 sponsors, Committee on Mental Health, Disabilities and Addiction
intro.nyc/0610-2022 Approved by Council
Requiring the department of education to provide information on the local 988 suicide and crisis lifeline and other related resources.
by with 32 sponsors, Committee on Education
intro.nyc/0789-2022 Approved by Council
Authorizing an increase in the amount to be expended annually in two business improvement districts.
by with 5 sponsors, Committee on Finance
intro.nyc/0817-2022 Introduced by Council
Requiring the office of emergency management to hire taxis and private vehicles as an alternative to Access-a-Ride during and after coastal storms and other severe weather and natural disasters.
by with 5 sponsors, Committee on Fire and Emergency Management
intro.nyc/0818-2022 Introduced by Council
Requiring the department of consumer and worker protection to implement an outreach and education campaign regarding the Temporary Schedule Change Act.
by with 5 sponsors, Committee on Consumer and Worker Protection
intro.nyc/0819-2022 Introduced by Council
Requiring the posting of lithium-ion battery safety guides in places of business and online retail platforms that sell powered mobility devices.
by with 4 sponsors, Committee on Consumer and Worker Protection
intro.nyc/0820-2022 Introduced by Council
Public access to water bottle-filling stations in city buildings.
by with 6 sponsors, Committee on Governmental Operations
intro.nyc/0821-2022 Introduced by Council
Requiring building owners to provide shower hoses and informational materials on Legionnaires’ disease to tenants.
by with 5 sponsors, Committee on Health
intro.nyc/0822-2022 Introduced by Council
Establishing a battery safety certification for powered mobility device mechanics.
by with 4 sponsors, Committee on Consumer and Worker Protection
intro.nyc/0823-2022 Introduced by Council
Rent stabilized housing disclosures by council members.
by , Committee on Standards and Ethics
intro.nyc/0824-2022 Introduced by Council
Freelance Isn’t Free Act
by with 6 sponsors, Committee on Consumer and Worker Protection
intro.nyc/0825-2022 Introduced by Council
Report on the outreach and distribution of pre-exposure prophylaxis throughout the city of New York.
by with 17 sponsors, Committee on Health
intro.nyc/0826-2022 Introduced by Council
Regulating covenants not to compete for freelance workers.
by with 8 sponsors, Committee on Civil Service and Labor
intro.nyc/0827-2022 Introduced by Council
Maintenance and cleaning of dog runs under the jurisdiction of the department of parks and recreation.
by with 5 sponsors, Committee on Parks and Recreation
intro.nyc/0828-2022 Introduced by Council
Creation of a plan to develop more dog runs located in parks under the jurisdiction of the department of parks and recreation.
by with 6 sponsors, Committee on Parks and Recreation
intro.nyc/0829-2022 Introduced by Council
Emphasizing permanent housing and transparency in the provision of homeless services.
by with 3 sponsors, Committee on General Welfare
intro.nyc/0830-2022 Introduced by Council
Requiring the commissioner of DOITT to create a separate 311 category for rooftop activity complaints and to report annually regarding such complaints.
by with 3 sponsors, Committee on Technology
intro.nyc/0831-2022 Introduced by Council
Establishing a citywide resource navigator for women and gender-expansive persons.
by with 6 sponsors, Committee on Criminal Justice

Nov 17 2022

intro.nyc/0366-2022 Hearing Held by Committee
Dept of consumer and worker protection to report on public use of the department’s financial empowerment centers and student debt distress in the city.
by with 6 sponsors, Committee on Consumer and Worker Protection
intro.nyc/0621-2022 Hearing Held by Committee
Banning companies that charge a fee for “student debt relief” already provided by the federal government.
by with 10 sponsors, Committee on Consumer and Worker Protection

Nov 16 2022

intro.nyc/0020-2022 Hearing Held by Committee
Increasing penalties on chain businesses for failure to remove snow, ice and dirt from sidewalks.
by with 5 sponsors, Committee on Sanitation and Solid Waste Management
intro.nyc/0100-2022 Hearing Held by Committee
Exempting or partially exempting seniors and certain persons with disabilities from penalties for failing to remove snow or ice from sidewalks, crosswalks, curbs and other locations.
by with 7 sponsors, Committee on Sanitation and Solid Waste Management

Nov 14 2022

intro.nyc/0656-2022 Hearing Held by Committee
Requiring the fire department to develop an informational campaign to educate the public on fire risks posed by powered mobility devices.
by with 14 sponsors, Committee on Fire and Emergency Management
intro.nyc/0663-2022 Hearing Held by Committee
Sale of storage batteries for powered mobility devices.
by with 19 sponsors, Committee on Fire and Emergency Management
intro.nyc/0722-2022 Hearing Held by Committee
Requiring the fire department to report on safety measures to mitigate fire risk associated with powered mobility devices.
by with 5 sponsors, Committee on Fire and Emergency Management
intro.nyc/0749-2022 Hearing Held by Committee
Providing food delivery workers with information on safety measures that mitigate the fire risks posed by powered mobility devices.
by with 8 sponsors, Committee on Fire and Emergency Management
intro.nyc/0752-2022 Hearing Held by Committee
Prohibiting the sale and assembly of second-use lithium-ion batteries.
by with 6 sponsors, Committee on Fire and Emergency Management

Nov 12 2022

intro.nyc/0179-2022 City Charter Rule Adopted Enacted
A report on the role of women and gender non-binary, non-conforming, and intersex workers in nontraditional careers.
by with 20 sponsors, Committee on Women and Gender Equity
intro.nyc/0655-2022 City Charter Rule Adopted Enacted
Authorizing an increase in the amount to be expended annually in three business improvement districts.
by with 3 sponsors, Committee on Finance