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File #: Int 1730-2019    Version: * Name: Database and map of media and entertainment production activities.
Type: Introduction Status: Committee
Committee: Committee on Technology
On agenda: 9/25/2019
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to a database and map of media and entertainment production activities
Sponsors: Mark Levine, Robert F. Holden, Margaret S. Chin
Council Member Sponsors: 3
Summary: The proposed local law would require the commissioner of the mayor's office of media and entertainment to provide information to the public about locations of movie-making, telecasting and photography activities in the forms of an online database and an interactive map.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 1730, 2. Int. No. 1730, 3. September 25, 2019 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 4. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 9-25-19, 5. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - September 25, 2019

Int. No. 1730

 

By Council Members Levine, Holden and Chin

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to a database and map of media and entertainment production activities

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Chapter 2 of title 22 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 22-205-a, to read as follows:

§22-205-a Database and interactive map, displaying media production activities with permits. a. No later than March 1, 2020, the commissioner of the mayor's office of media and entertainment, or any other entity designated by the mayor to issue film and television production permits pursuant to paragraph r of subdivision 1 of section 1301 of the New York city charter, shall develop and maintain a searchable electronic database and interactive map displaying the locations of current media and entertainment production activities for which such a permit is required, including those issued pursuant to section 22-205 for movie-making, telecasting and photography activities. The commissioner shall update such database and map within three days following the issuance of any such new permit, permit renewal, or changes to the locations of such media and entertainment activities in any such permit or permit renewal. Such database and map shall be posted on the mayor's office of media and entertainment’s website, shall have the ability to produce reports by query, and shall include, but not be limited to, the following information:

1. Address, borough, block and lot number;

2. Permit applicant and contact information; and

3. Whether such permit includes a request for the removal of on-street parking, parking privileges or other street closure.

§ 2. This local law takes effect 120 days after it becomes law, except that the commissioner of the mayor's office of media and entertainment may take such measures as are necessary for its implementation, including the promulgation of rules, before such date.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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