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File #: Int 1879-2020    Version: * Name: Designation of administering offices or agencies.
Type: Introduction Status: Laid Over in Committee
Committee: Committee on Governmental Operations
On agenda: 2/11/2020
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the New York city charter, in relation to the designation of administering offices or agencies
Sponsors: Keith Powers , Ben Kallos
Council Member Sponsors: 2
Summary: This bill would require that whenever the Mayor designates an agency or office to administer or enforce provisions of the charter or administrative code pursuant to local law, the Mayor must make such designation in writing. Within 10 days of such designation or change to such designation, a copy of such writing shall be published on the City’s website and on the website of such agency or office, and shall be electronically submitted to the Speaker.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 1879, 2. Int. No. 1879, 3. February 11, 2020 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 4. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 2-11-20, 5. Committee Report 2/12/20, 6. Hearing Testimony 2/12/20, 7. Hearing Transcript 2/12/20

Int. No. 1879

By Council Members Powers and Kallos

 

A Local Law to amend the New York city charter, in relation to the designation of administering offices or agencies

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

                     Section 1. Chapter 49 of the New York city charter is amended to add a new section 11.1 to read as follows:

§ 11.1. Designation of administering offices or agencies. Whenever the mayor designates one or more offices or agencies to administer or enforce provisions of the charter or administrative code pursuant to local law, the mayor shall make such designation in writing. Within 10 days of such designation or change thereto, a copy of such writing shall be published on the city’s website and on the website of such office or agency, and shall be electronically submitted to the speaker of the council.

§ 2. This local law takes effect immediately, except that for every local law that (i) took effect before the effective date of this local law, (ii) remains in effect and (iii) requires the mayor to designate one or more offices or agencies to administer or enforce provisions of the charter or administrative code, the mayor shall make such designation in writing, publish a copy of such designation on the city’s website and on the website of such office or agency, and electronically submit a copy of such designation to the speaker of the council by no later than July 1, 2021.

 

 

 

BJR/dfc

LS # 4394

1/21/20 5:50 p.m.