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File #: Int 1935-2020    Version: * Name: Diaper changing accommodations in parks.
Type: Introduction Status: Committee
Committee: Committee on Parks and Recreation
On agenda: 4/22/2020
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to diaper changing accommodations in parks
Sponsors: Rafael Salamanca, Jr., Margaret S. Chin
Council Member Sponsors: 2
Summary: This bill would require that every park bathroom has a safe, sanitary and convenient diaper changing table.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 1935, 2. Int. No. 1935, 3. April 22, 2020 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 4. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 4-22-20, 5. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - April 22, 2020

Int. No. 1935

 

By Council Members Salamanca and Chin

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to diaper changing accommodations in parks

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Chapter 1 of title 18 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 18-157 to read as follows:

§ 18-157 Diaper changing accommodations. Every toilet room in every park shall have at least one safe, sanitary and convenient diaper changing station, deck, table or similar amenity, which shall comply with section 603.5 (Diaper Changing Tables) of ICC A117.1.

§ 2. Section 18-148 of the administrative code of the city of New York, as added by local law number 71 for the year 2018, is redesignated section 18-148.1.

§ 3. This local law takes effect 180 days after it becomes law.

 

 

 

 

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LS #12471

3/9/2020