Bill Text: NY A04870 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced

Bill Title: Relates to homeless shelters for adults and prohibits the location thereof within 500 feet of any school.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-02-05 - referred to cities [A04870 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-A04870-Introduced.html

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                   IN ASSEMBLY
                                    February 5, 2019
        Introduced  by  M. of A. TITUS, MOSLEY, COOK -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M.
          of A. THIELE -- read once and referred to the Committee on Cities
        AN ACT to amend the administrative code of the  city  of  New  York,  in
          relation to homeless shelters for adults
          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section 1. Section 21-312 of the administrative code of  the  city  of
     2  New York is amended by adding a new subdivision f to read as follows:
     3    f.  In  any  city with a population of one million or more, no shelter
     4  for adults shall be located within five  hundred  feet  of  any  school,
     5  including,  but not limited to any public school as such term is defined
     6  by section 13-501 of this code.
     7    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.