Meeting Name: Committee on Aging Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 9/7/2022 10:00 AM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: 250 Broadway - Committee Room, 16th Floor
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T2022-1911 *   Oversight - Improving Older New Yorkers’ Access to City Services.Oversight Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
T2022-1911 *   Oversight - Improving Older New Yorkers’ Access to City Services.Oversight Filed, by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0673-2022 *Crystal Hudson PreconsideredPromoting housing stability for seniors by entitling any person who is 60 years of age or older to full legal representation in eviction or termination of tenancy proceedings in housing court.IntroductionThis bill would entitle any person 60 years of age or older facing eviction or termination of tenancy in housing court to full legal representation at no cost. This bill would also require the Department for the Aging to provide financial assistance to persons 60 years of age or older for the purpose of paying rental arrears when such persons are not eligible to receive other forms of rental arrears assistance. This bill would also require the Department for the Aging to establish a housing support program for the purpose of providing tailored advice and support, through case management services, to persons 60 years of age or older who are at risk of eviction or foreclosure.Hearing on P-C Item by Comm  Action details Not available
Int 0673-2022 *Crystal Hudson  Promoting housing stability for seniors by entitling any person who is 60 years of age or older to full legal representation in eviction or termination of tenancy proceedings in housing court.IntroductionThis bill would entitle any person 60 years of age or older facing eviction or termination of tenancy in housing court to full legal representation at no cost. This bill would also require the Department for the Aging to provide financial assistance to persons 60 years of age or older for the purpose of paying rental arrears when such persons are not eligible to receive other forms of rental arrears assistance. This bill would also require the Department for the Aging to establish a housing support program for the purpose of providing tailored advice and support, through case management services, to persons 60 years of age or older who are at risk of eviction or foreclosure.P-C Item Laid Over by Comm  Action details Not available
Int 0674-2022 *Crystal Hudson PreconsideredRequiring a know your rights pamphlet for older adults.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department for the Aging (DFTA) to create and maintain a know your rights pamphlet for older adults who are 60 years of age and above, to inform them of their rights on various topics. The pamphlet would describe each topic and older adults’ related rights and provide the name, address, contact information, and website of the relevant agency and community-based organization that an older adult may contact to obtain information to address such rights. The bill would also require such pamphlet to be posted on DFTA’s website and other City websites and platforms. DFTA would also be required to conduct outreach on the pamphlet and annually report on such outreach efforts.Hearing on P-C Item by Comm  Action details Not available
Int 0674-2022 *Crystal Hudson  Requiring a know your rights pamphlet for older adults.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department for the Aging (DFTA) to create and maintain a know your rights pamphlet for older adults who are 60 years of age and above, to inform them of their rights on various topics. The pamphlet would describe each topic and older adults’ related rights and provide the name, address, contact information, and website of the relevant agency and community-based organization that an older adult may contact to obtain information to address such rights. The bill would also require such pamphlet to be posted on DFTA’s website and other City websites and platforms. DFTA would also be required to conduct outreach on the pamphlet and annually report on such outreach efforts.P-C Item Laid Over by Comm  Action details Not available
Int 0672-2022 *Crystal Hudson PreconsideredCulturally responsive and competent programming at older adult centersIntroductionThe proposed bill would require the Department for the Aging to require older adult centers to expand their programming to include linguistic and cultural programs relevant to the local communities in which they reside.Hearing on P-C Item by Comm  Action details Not available
Int 0672-2022 *Crystal Hudson  Culturally responsive and competent programming at older adult centersIntroductionThe proposed bill would require the Department for the Aging to require older adult centers to expand their programming to include linguistic and cultural programs relevant to the local communities in which they reside.P-C Item Laid Over by Comm  Action details Not available