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Meeting date/time: 4/29/2021 1:30 PM Minutes status: Final  
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    1.ROLL CALL      Roll call Not available
    2.INVOCATION - Delivered by Reverend Rashad Moore, spiritual leader of First Baptist Church of Crown Heights, located at 450 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY 11225. Motion to spread the Invocation in full upon the record by Council Member Cornegy.      Not available
    3.ADOPTION OF MINUTES - Motion that the Minutes of the Stated Meeting of March 25, 2021 be adopted as printed by Council Member Brannan.      Not available
    4.MESSAGES & PAPERS FROM THE MAYOR      Not available
M 0300-2021 *  FinanceSubmitting the Expense Revenue Contract Budget, for FY'22.Mayor's Message Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
M 0301-2021 *  FinanceExecutive Capital Budget for FY'22.Mayor's Message Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
M 0302-2021 *  FinanceSubmitting the Proposed City FY'22 Community Development Program, the Proposed CFY'22 Budget, the Proposed Reallocations-the CD XLVII Funds, Proposed CD XLVIII Statement of Objectives and Budget, dated April 26, 2021.Mayor's Message Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
M 0303-2021 *  FinanceSubmitting the Executive Budget Supporting Schedules, for FY'22.Mayor's Message Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
M 0304-2021 *  FinanceSubmitting the Capital Commitment Plan, Executive Budget, FY'22, Volumes I, II, III and IV.Mayor's Message Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
M 0305-2021 *  FinanceSubmitting the Executive Budget - Geographic Reports for Expense Budget for FY'22.Mayor's Message Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
M 0306-2021 *  FinanceSubmitting the Budget Summary, the Message of the Mayor, and the Citywide Savings Program relative to the Executive Budget, FY'22.Mayor's Message Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
M 0307-2021 *  FinanceTen-Year Capital Strategy, Fiscal Year 2022-2031.Mayor's Message Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
M 0308-2021 *  Received, Ordered, Printed and FiledSubmitting Certificate setting forth the maximum amount of debt and reserves which the City, and the NYC Municipal Water Finance Authority, may soundly incur for capital projects for FY'22 and the ensuing 3 fiscal years.Mayor's Message Rcvd, Ord, Prnt, Fld by Council  Action details Not available
M 0309-2021 *  Rules, Privileges and ElectionsRobinson Hernandez, Environmental Control BoardMayor's Message Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
M 0310-2021 *  Rules, Privileges and ElectionsMatthew Schneid, Environmental Control BoardMayor's Message Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
    5.COMMUNICATIONS FROM CITY, COUNTY & BOROUGH OFFICES - None      Not available
    6.PETITIONS AND COMMUNICATIONS - None      Not available
    7.LAND USE CALL-UPS - None      Not available
    8.COMMUNICATION FROM THE SPEAKER      Not available
    9.DISCUSSION OF GENERAL ORDERS      Not available
    10.REPORTS OF SPECIAL COMMITTEES - None      Not available
    11.REPORTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES      Not available
     REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE ON CIVIL SERVICE AND LABOR      Not available
Int 0888-2018 ABen Kallos Amended and Coupled on General OrdersEstablishing a retirement savings program for certain self-employed individuals and employees of private entities.Introduction40% of New Yorkers near retirement age have less than $10,000 saved for retirement. This bill would thus create a mandatory auto-enrollment payroll deduction IRA program for employees of private sector employers which do not offer a retirement plan and employ five or more employees. The default employee contribution rate would be 5%, which employees can adjust up or down, or opt-out of at any time, up to the annual IRA maximum of $6,000 (or $7,000 if age 50 or above). The plan would be portable so when employees switch jobs they can continue to contribute or roll over their accounts into other retirement savings plans. Employers would not contribute on behalf of employees.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Int 0901-2018 AI. Daneek Miller Amended and Coupled on General OrdersEstablishing a retirement savings board to oversee the city’s retirement savings program for certain self-employed individuals and employees of private entities.IntroductionThis bill would establish a retirement savings board to facilitate the implementation the retirement security program created by Proposed Int. No. 888-A. The board would consist of three members, who are appointed by the Mayor. The powers of the board include determining the start date of the program, entering into contracts with financial institutions and administrators, minimizing fees and costs associated with the administration of the program, creating a process for those not employed by a covered employer to participate, and conducting education and outreach to employers and employees. The board would work with the Comptroller—who is responsible for managing trust funds held by the City, such as the pension funds—to select the investment strategies and policies. The board would be required to report annually on its activities and actions. The bill would take effect in 90 days, however, the board would have up to two years to implement the program.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
     REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE ON FINANCE      Not available
Res 1617-2021 *Daniel Dromm  Preconsidered - Coupled on General OrdersAmendment to the District Plan of the Queens Plaza/Court Square Business Improvement District.Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1618-2021 *Daniel Dromm  Preconsidered - Coupled on General OrdersAmendment to the District Plan of the Flatbush Avenue Business Improvement District.Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
     REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE ON GENERAL WELFARE      Not available
Int 1529-2019 AMark Levine Amended and Coupled on General OrdersRequiring the office of the civil justice coordinator to work with community groups in educating tenants about their rights in housing court.IntroductionThis bill would require the office of the civil justice coordinator to collaborate with community groups in engaging and educating tenants of their rights in housing court, and then report on their efforts.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Int 2050-2020 AMark Levine Amended and Coupled on General OrdersProviding legal services for tenants who are subject to eviction proceedings.IntroductionThis bill would amend Local Law number 136 of 2017, the housing court right-to-counsel law, by requiring implementation of access to legal services for tenants facing eviction proceedings in housing court citywide by June 1, 2021.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
     REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE ON HOUSING AND BUILDINGS      Not available
Int 1760-2019 AMark Levine Amended and Coupled on General OrdersTenant data privacy.IntroductionThis bill would require owners of multiple dwellings that utilize keyless entry systems, including but not limited to key fobs, biometric identifiers and electronic technologies, to provide tenants with a data retention and privacy policy. This bill would establish restrictions on the collection and use of data collected from such systems and from tenants’ usage of utilities and internet services, including, among other things, requiring consent from tenants and other users to use such information, restricting the sharing of such information with third parties, and requiring that any data collected be removed, anonymized, or destroyed within a given time. This bill would establish a private right of action for the unlawful sale of data collected through a keyless entry system covered by the bill. The Department of Housing Preservation and Development would be required to inform tenants and owners of multiple dwellings about the provisions of this law.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
     REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE ON LAND USE      Not available
LU 0752-2021 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.  Landmarks, 69 Adams Street, Brooklyn (C 200356 PPK)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1620-2021 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr. Coupled on General OrdersLU 752 - Landmarks, 69 Adams Street, Brooklyn (C 200356 PPK)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0757-2021 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.  Landmarks, New Penn Development I, Brooklyn (C 210109 HAK)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1621-2021 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr. Coupled on General OrdersLU 757 - Landmarks, New Penn Development I, Brooklyn (C 210109 HAK)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0758-2021 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.  Landmarks, New Penn Development II – UDAAP, Brooklyn (20215019 HAK)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1622-2021 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr. Coupled on General OrdersLU 758 - Landmarks, New Penn Development II – UDAAP, Brooklyn (20215019 HAK)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0764-2021 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.  Zoning, 135-137 Bedford Avenue, Brooklyn (C 210043 ZMK)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1623-2021 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr. Coupled on General OrdersLU 764 - Zoning, 135-137 Bedford Avenue, Brooklyn (C 210043 ZMK)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0765-2021 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr. Approved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.Zoning, Zoning for Coastal Flood Resiliency, Citywide (N 210095 ZRY)Land Use Application Approved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.  Action details Not available
LU 0766-2021 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.  Zoning, Resilient Neighborhoods: Gerritsen Beach, Brooklyn (C 210130 ZMK)Land Use Application Laid Over by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1624-2021 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr. Approved and Laid OverLU 766 - Zoning, Resilient Neighborhoods: Gerritsen Beach, Brooklyn (C 210130 ZMK)Resolution Laid Over by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0767-2021 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.  Zoning, Resilient Neighborhoods: Gerritsen Beach, Brooklyn (N 210131 ZRK)Land Use Application Laid Over by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1625-2021 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr. Approved and Laid OverLU 767 - Zoning, Resilient Neighborhoods: Gerritsen Beach, Brooklyn (N 210131 ZRK)Resolution Laid Over by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0768-2021 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.  Zoning, Resilient Neighborhoods: Special Sheepshead Bay District, Brooklyn (N 210132 ZRK)Land Use Application Laid Over by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1626-2021 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr. Approved and Laid OverLU 768 - Zoning, Resilient Neighborhoods: Special Sheepshead Bay District, Brooklyn (N 210132 ZRK)Resolution Laid Over by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0769-2021 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.  Zoning, Resilient Neighborhoods: Old Howard Beach, Queens (C 210133 ZMQ)Land Use Application Laid Over by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1627-2021 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr. Approved and Laid OverLU 769 - Zoning, Resilient Neighborhoods: Old Howard Beach, Queens (C 210133 ZMQ)Resolution Laid Over by Council  Action details Not available
     REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE ON TRANSPORTATION      Not available
Int 1933-2020 ACarlina Rivera  Amended and Coupled on General OrdersThe open streets program.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Transportation (“DOT”) to operate an open streets program, which would provide street space to pedestrians and other non-vehicular street users. Under this program, open streets could be managed by DOT or by community organizations. The bill would create a process by which community organizations could apply to operate an open street, require that DOT manage or provide resources to at least 20 open streets sites in areas that would be otherwise underserved by the program, and require that DOT provide resources to other open streets as available. DOT would also annually evaluate open streets to determine whether to apply further design changes, such as a conversion to a shared street or pedestrian plaza.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
    12.GENERAL ORDERS CALENDAR      Not available
     COUPLED ON GENERAL ORDER CALENDAR      Not available
    ~coupledCIVIL SERVICE AND LABOR      Not available
Int 0888-2018 ABen Kallos~coupledA and GOEstablishing a retirement savings program for certain self-employed individuals and employees of private entities.Introduction40% of New Yorkers near retirement age have less than $10,000 saved for retirement. This bill would thus create a mandatory auto-enrollment payroll deduction IRA program for employees of private sector employers which do not offer a retirement plan and employ five or more employees. The default employee contribution rate would be 5%, which employees can adjust up or down, or opt-out of at any time, up to the annual IRA maximum of $6,000 (or $7,000 if age 50 or above). The plan would be portable so when employees switch jobs they can continue to contribute or roll over their accounts into other retirement savings plans. Employers would not contribute on behalf of employees.   Action details Not available
Int 0901-2018 AI. Daneek Miller~coupledA and GOEstablishing a retirement savings board to oversee the city’s retirement savings program for certain self-employed individuals and employees of private entities.IntroductionThis bill would establish a retirement savings board to facilitate the implementation the retirement security program created by Proposed Int. No. 888-A. The board would consist of three members, who are appointed by the Mayor. The powers of the board include determining the start date of the program, entering into contracts with financial institutions and administrators, minimizing fees and costs associated with the administration of the program, creating a process for those not employed by a covered employer to participate, and conducting education and outreach to employers and employees. The board would work with the Comptroller—who is responsible for managing trust funds held by the City, such as the pension funds—to select the investment strategies and policies. The board would be required to report annually on its activities and actions. The bill would take effect in 90 days, however, the board would have up to two years to implement the program.   Action details Not available
    ~coupledFINANCE      Not available
Res 1618-2021 *Daniel Dromm ~coupledPreconsidered – GOAmendment to the District Plan of the Flatbush Avenue Business Improvement District.Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1617-2021 *Daniel Dromm ~coupledPreconsidered – GOAmendment to the District Plan of the Queens Plaza/Court Square Business Improvement District.Resolution    Action details Not available
    ~coupledGENERAL WELFARE      Not available
Int 1529-2019 AMark Levine~coupledA and GORequiring the office of the civil justice coordinator to work with community groups in educating tenants about their rights in housing court.IntroductionThis bill would require the office of the civil justice coordinator to collaborate with community groups in engaging and educating tenants of their rights in housing court, and then report on their efforts.   Action details Not available
Int 2050-2020 AMark Levine~coupledA and GOProviding legal services for tenants who are subject to eviction proceedings.IntroductionThis bill would amend Local Law number 136 of 2017, the housing court right-to-counsel law, by requiring implementation of access to legal services for tenants facing eviction proceedings in housing court citywide by June 1, 2021.   Action details Not available
    ~coupledHOUSING AND BUILDINGS      Not available
Int 1760-2019 AMark Levine~coupledA and GOTenant data privacy.IntroductionThis bill would require owners of multiple dwellings that utilize keyless entry systems, including but not limited to key fobs, biometric identifiers and electronic technologies, to provide tenants with a data retention and privacy policy. This bill would establish restrictions on the collection and use of data collected from such systems and from tenants’ usage of utilities and internet services, including, among other things, requiring consent from tenants and other users to use such information, restricting the sharing of such information with third parties, and requiring that any data collected be removed, anonymized, or destroyed within a given time. This bill would establish a private right of action for the unlawful sale of data collected through a keyless entry system covered by the bill. The Department of Housing Preservation and Development would be required to inform tenants and owners of multiple dwellings about the provisions of this law.   Action details Not available
    ~coupledLAND USE      Not available
Res 1620-2021 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.~coupledGOLU 752 - Landmarks, 69 Adams Street, Brooklyn (C 200356 PPK)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1621-2021 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.~coupledGOLU 757 - Landmarks, New Penn Development I, Brooklyn (C 210109 HAK)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1622-2021 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.~coupledGOLU 758 - Landmarks, New Penn Development II – UDAAP, Brooklyn (20215019 HAK)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1623-2021 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.~coupledGOLU 764 - Zoning, 135-137 Bedford Avenue, Brooklyn (C 210043 ZMK)Resolution    Action details Not available
    ~coupledTRANSPORTATION      Not available
Int 1933-2020 ACarlina Rivera ~coupledA and GOThe open streets program.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Transportation (“DOT”) to operate an open streets program, which would provide street space to pedestrians and other non-vehicular street users. Under this program, open streets could be managed by DOT or by community organizations. The bill would create a process by which community organizations could apply to operate an open street, require that DOT manage or provide resources to at least 20 open streets sites in areas that would be otherwise underserved by the program, and require that DOT provide resources to other open streets as available. DOT would also annually evaluate open streets to determine whether to apply further design changes, such as a conversion to a shared street or pedestrian plaza.   Action details Not available
    ~coupledGENERAL ORDERS CALENDAR      Not available
          Pass Not available
    13.INTRODUCTION & READING OF BILLS (SEE BELOW)      Not available
    14.DISCUSSION OF RESOLUTIONS      Not available
    15.RESOLUTIONS      Not available
Res 1229-2020 *Peter A. Koo Adopted by the Committee on ImmigrationAdoptee Citizenship Act of 2019 (H.R. 1593 / S. 967)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
    16.GENERAL DISCUSSION      Not available
    17.EXTENSION OF REMARKS      Not available
     INTRODUCTION AND READING OF BILLS      Not available
Int 2288-2021 *Justin L. Brannan~SPONSORConsumer Affairs and Business LicensingRequiring certain businesses using bicycles for commercial purposes to provide bicycle operators with insulated food delivery bags.IntroductionThis bill would require third-party food delivery services that use bicycle operators to provide those operators with insulated bags at no expense to the bicycle operators.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 2289-2021 *Justin L. Brannan~SPONSORConsumer Affairs and Business LicensingRequiring that third-party food delivery services permit delivery workers to set limitations on distance and route for deliveries.IntroductionThis bill would require that third-party food delivery services provide delivery workers with the option to set a maximum distance for trips and to indicate that they will not accept routes that would require travel over a bridge or through a tunnel, or over or through specific bridges or tunnels. The third-party food delivery services would also be prohibited from imposing any negative consequences on delivery workers as a result of the limitations they have chosen.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 2290-2021 *Fernando Cabrera ~SPONSORTechnologyOnline portal to request press credentials.IntroductionThis bill would require the department of information technology and telecommunications to create an online portal for applicants to request press credentials.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 2291-2021 *Daniel Dromm ~SPONSORFinanceMadison/23rd/ Flatiron/ Chelsea business improvement district.IntroductionThis bill would authorize the Madison/23rd/Flatiron/Chelsea Business Improvement District (“Madison/23rd/Flatiron/Chelsea BID or BID”) to increase the amount it expends annually, extend its boundaries, and change the method of assessment upon which the district charge is based as set forth in the BID’s amended district plan.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1616-2021 *Daniel Dromm ~SPONSORFinanceMadison/23rd/ Flatiron/ Chelsea business improvement district.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1617-2021 *Daniel Dromm ~SPONSORPreconsidered - FinanceAmendment to the District Plan of the Queens Plaza/Court Square Business Improvement District.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1618-2021 *Daniel Dromm ~SPONSORPreconsidered - FinanceAmendment to the District Plan of the Flatbush Avenue Business Improvement District.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 2292-2021 *Vanessa L. Gibson~SPONSOROversight and InvestigationsReporting of information pertaining to allegations of misconduct made under section 12-113 and the development of web applications to track City agency and contractor compliance with certain investigations and recommendations.IntroductionThis bill would require the Commissioner of Investigation to include additional information in an annual report on allegations of misconduct by City employees and certain contractors to the Mayor and Council. This report would have to include, in a searchable and machine-readable format, the following information for misconduct reports received by the Commissioner, Special Commissioner of Investigation, or Corporation Counsel in the last year or in an earlier year with an investigation remaining open: the year the report was received, the implicated agency, which paragraph of section 12-113(b) the report arose under, whether an investigation was initiated, the number of days an investigation has been open, and for closed investigations an outcome summary. The bill would further require that the Commissioner and Special Commissioner’s web applications to track compliance with investigations and recommendations also cover certain contractors and subcontractors that are investigated.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 2293-2021 *Robert F. Holden~SPONSORVeteransProcurement opportunities for veteran owned business enterprises.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Small Business Services, with the City’s Chief Procurement Officer, to enable veteran owned business enterprises to identify as such when registering to do business with the City. This bill would also require SBS, with the Department of Veterans’ Services, to create a Veteran Leadership Advisory Program to educate veteran owned business enterprises about City procurement opportunities and support such business enterprises during the procurement process.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1619-2021 *Peter A. Koo~SPONSORPublic SafetyCOVID-19 Hate Crimes Act (H.R. 1843/S.937)Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 2294-2021 *Brad S. Lander~SPONSORConsumer Affairs and Business LicensingEstablishing minimum per trip payments to third party food delivery service workers.IntroductionThis bill would require the department of consumer and worker protection to study the working conditions of third party food delivery workers, including income, expenses, required equipment, hours worked and safety. Following the study, the department would be required to promulgate rules establishing the minimum per trip payments that must be made to third party food delivery service workers.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 2295-2021 *Alan N. Maisel~SPONSORHousing and BuildingsProvision of information to young adults and college students regarding recent tenant protection reforms.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Housing Preservation and Development to provide information tailored to young adults and college students on the tenant protections provided under recently passed state legislation—the Housing Stability and Protection Act and the COVID-19 Emergency Eviction and Foreclosure Prevention Act. The requested information would be required to be published on the department’s website and distributed in a pamphlet to public spaces where young adults are likely to gather.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 2296-2021 *Carlos Menchaca~SPONSORConsumer Affairs and Business LicensingEstablishing standards for payment of third-party service platform workers and a navigation program to aid such workers.IntroductionThis bill would require that the Department of Consumer and Worker Protection (DCWP) establish rules relating to how workers for third-party service platforms are paid. In particular, the rules would prohibit the third-party service platforms from charging workers any fees to receive payment, require that there be an option for payment that does not require a bank account, and require that payments are made at least once a week. In addition, DCWP would establish a navigation program to provide information to workers about their rights and help workers who are having issues with payments.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 2297-2021 *Francisco P. Moya~SPONSORPublic SafetyQualification for service with the police dept.IntroductionThis bill would prohibit a person from serving with the Police Department if such person has previously been dismissed from a police force for misconduct, or has resigned from a police force during an investigation for misconduct. The Department of Citywide Administrative Services would not permit a candidate to take a civil service exam for a position with the Police Department if such candidate does not meet this qualification.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 2298-2021 *Carlina Rivera ~SPONSORConsumer Affairs and Business LicensingRequiring food service establishments to provide toilet facility access to food delivery workers.IntroductionThis bill would require food service establishments to provide food delivery workers access to the establishment’s toilet facilities while such workers are at the establishment to pick up food or beverage for delivery. Exceptions to access would include where a food delivery worker would be required to walk through the establishment’s kitchen, food preparation or storage area or utensil washing area to access the toilet or where access would otherwise present a health or safety risk to the food delivery worker or to the establishment. This bill would also require the Department of Consumer and Worker Protection to conduct outreach, receive complaints and carry out enforcement of the law.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 2299-2021 *Helen K. Rosenthal~SPONSORSmall BusinessLease agreements concerning storefront premises.IntroductionThis bill would establish protections for tenants of storefront premises through a “Storefront Business Bill of Rights.” For any tenancy of more than one year, the bill would require a written lease for storefront premises. In addition, the bill provides for lease renewal procedures and the option to extend the lease in certain cases for up to one year with not more than a ten percent rent increase. The bill would further require an owner to provide a tenant with relevant information about the storefront premises to be leased. The bill would permit a court to impose civil penalties and award damages, equitable relief, attorneys’ fees and court costs for failure to comply with these requirements. The Commissioner of Small Business Services would oversee administration of the bill’s lease requirements and would also be required to make available online model commercial leases for storefront premises, as well as translations of such leases in other languages.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0781-2021 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.~SPONSORZoning & FranchisesZoning, 261 Walton Avenue Rezoning, Bronx (C 200286 ZMX)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0781-2021 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.  Zoning, 261 Walton Avenue Rezoning, Bronx (C 200286 ZMX)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0782-2021 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.~SPONSORZoning & FranchisesZoning, 261 Walton Avenue Rezoning, Bronx (N 200287 ZRX)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0782-2021 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.  Zoning, 261 Walton Avenue Rezoning, Bronx (N 200287 ZRX)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0783-2021 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.~SPONSORZoning & FranchisesZoning, Neptune Avenue Rezoning, Brooklyn (C 210033ZMK)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0783-2021 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.  Zoning, Neptune Avenue Rezoning, Brooklyn (C 210033ZMK)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0784-2021 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.~SPONSORZoning & FranchisesZoning, 300 Huntington Street, Brooklyn (C 210049 ZMK)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0784-2021 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.  Zoning, 300 Huntington Street, Brooklyn (C 210049 ZMK)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0785-2021 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.~SPONSORZoning & FranchisesZoning, 30-02 Newtown Avenue, Queens (C 200282 ZMQ)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0785-2021 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.  Zoning, 30-02 Newtown Avenue, Queens (C 200282 ZMQ)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0786-2021 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.~SPONSORZoning & FranchisesZoning, 30-02 Newtown Avenue, Queens (N 200283 ZRQ)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0786-2021 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.  Zoning, 30-02 Newtown Avenue, Queens (N 200283 ZRQ)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available