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This bill would require the city to offer more peer support for veterans.

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History

Committee on Veterans
Hearing Held by Committee
Committee on Veterans
Laid Over by Committee
City Council
Referred to Comm by Council
City Council
Introduced by Council

Int. No. 647

 

By Council Members Eugene and Yeger

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to peer support services for veterans

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Subchapter 3 of chapter one of title 3 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 3-130 to read as follows:

§ 3-130 Peer support services. The office of veterans’ affairs shall establish a peer support hotline and other peer support services in partnership with veterans associations and organizations which service veterans. The office of veterans’ affairs shall post on its website the peer support hotline phone number and information concerning other peer support services offered.

§ 2. This local law takes effect 90 days after it becomes law.

 

 

BBB/KET / BM

Int. 324-2014 / LS 1392 / Int. 503-2011

LS # 699

12/28/17 2:45 p.m.