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File #: Int 1827-2019    Version: Name: Establishing a public housing liaison within the department for the aging.
Type: Introduction Status: Enacted
Committee: Committee on Public Housing
On agenda: 12/19/2019
Enactment date: 6/27/2021 Law number: 2021/075
Title: A Local Law to amend the New York city charter, in relation to establishing a public housing liaison within the department for the aging
Sponsors: Alicka Ampry-Samuel , Farah N. Louis, Justin L. Brannan, Margaret S. Chin, Diana I. Ayala, Kevin C. Riley, Inez D. Barron, James F. Gennaro, Rafael Salamanca, Jr.
Council Member Sponsors: 9
Summary: This bill would create a position within the department for the aging to coordinate with the New York city housing authority about matters impacting older adult public housing residents.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 1827-A, 2. Summary of Int. No. 1827, 3. Int. No. 1827, 4. December 19, 2019 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 5. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 12-19-19, 6. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - December 19, 2019, 7. Committee Report 4/7/21, 8. Hearing Testimony 4/7/21, 9. Hearing Transcript 4/7/21, 10. Proposed Int. No. 1827-A - 5/20/21, 11. Committee Report 5/26/21, 12. Hearing Transcript 5/26/21, 13. May 27, 2021 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 14. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 5-27-21, 15. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - May 27, 2021, 16. Int. No. 1827-A (FINAL), 17. Fiscal Impact Statement, 18. Legislative Documents - Letter to the Mayor, 19. Local Law 75
Date Ver.Prime SponsorAction ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsMultimedia
6/28/2021AAlicka Ampry-Samuel City Council Returned Unsigned by Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
6/27/2021AAlicka Ampry-Samuel Administration City Charter Rule Adopted  Action details Meeting details Not available
5/27/2021AAlicka Ampry-Samuel City Council Sent to Mayor by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
5/27/2021AAlicka Ampry-Samuel City Council Approved by CouncilPass Action details Meeting details Not available
5/26/2021*Alicka Ampry-Samuel Committee on Public Housing Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
5/26/2021*Alicka Ampry-Samuel Committee on Public Housing Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Meeting details Not available
5/26/2021*Alicka Ampry-Samuel Committee on Public Housing Amended by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
5/26/2021AAlicka Ampry-Samuel Committee on Public Housing Approved by CommitteePass Action details Meeting details Not available
4/7/2021*Alicka Ampry-Samuel Committee on Aging Laid Over by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/7/2021*Alicka Ampry-Samuel Committee on Aging Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/7/2021*Alicka Ampry-Samuel Committee on Public Housing Laid Over by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/7/2021*Alicka Ampry-Samuel Committee on Public Housing Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/19/2019*Alicka Ampry-Samuel City Council Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/19/2019*Alicka Ampry-Samuel City Council Introduced by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available

Int. No. 1827-A

 

By Council Members Ampry-Samuel, Louis, Brannan, Chin, Ayala, Riley, Barron, Gennaro and Salamanca

 

A Local Law to amend the New York city charter, in relation to establishing a public housing liaison within the department for the aging

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Chapter 66 of the New York city charter is amended by adding a new section 2404 to read as follows:

§ 2404. Public housing liaison. There shall be in the department the position of public housing liaison whose duties shall include, but not be limited to the following:

a. Establishing a system to receive and process complaints regarding senior center facilities located on property owned by the New York city housing authority, including assisting senior center participants with concerns about repairs at such facilities;

b. Conducting outreach to participants of senior centers located on property owned by the New York city housing authority about the existence of such liaison, how to contact such liaison, and about any existing system for filing complaints or grievances about senior centers with the department;

c. Making recommendations to the commissioner with respect to how programs and facilities that receive funding from the department can better serve older adult public housing residents; and

d. Coordinating with the New York city housing authority, as necessary, about facilities and any other matters impacting older adults in public housing.

§ 2. This local law takes effect 180 days after enactment, except that the department may take such measures as are necessary for its implementation prior to its effective date.

 

 

 

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