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Agenda for Session No. 2 - January 18, 2018
Roll Call  
Invocation    Mr. Mills  
Pledge of Allegiance    Mr. Loughran  
Tabled Items      Rules of the Legislature for 2018  
Items for Reconsideration from Previous Meeting      None  
Minutes of Previous Meeting –   Session No. 1 (2018)  
Public Hearing    None  
         
Miscellaneous Resolutions:    
Submitted By   Description      
HARDWICK   Honoring Ronald C. Trabucco Upon His Retirement as City Attorney for the City of Tonawanda  
MILLER-WILLIAMS   Honoring Ms. Dinorah Santos as the Erie County Legislature Citizen of the Month for January, 2018  
         
Proposed Local Laws:        
Item Number   Submitted By Description Reference
LL Intro. 1-2  10/3/17   Burke A LL to Prevent Medical Waste from Entering the Great Lakes, Also Known as the Erie County Pharmaceutical Water Pollution Act Energy & Environment
LL Intro. 4-1  2/27/17   Burke Preventing Underground Tattoo Parlors: A LL to Increase the Ability of Law Enforcement to Prevent Illegal Tattooing Government Affairs
LL Intro. 5-2  5/8/17   Burke Erie County Conversion Therapy Ban Government Affairs
LL Intro. 6-1  3/21/17   Lorigo A LL Repealing the Erie County Code of Ethics Established by Local Law Number Ten of Nineteen Hundred Eighty-Nine as Amended by Erie County Local Law Number Four of Nineteen Hundred Ninety-Four and Erie County Local Law Number Four of Two Thousand and Fifteen, and Establishing a New Erie County Code of Ethics Government Affairs
LL Intro. 8-1  4/12/17   Burke Honeybee Protection Act Energy & Environment
LL Intro. 12-1  7/10/17   Lorigo A LL Requiring Disclosure of Origin and Composition of All Manufactured Parts in Surgically Implanted Dental Devices Health & Human Services
LL Intro. 14-1  9/21/17   Burke A LL in Relation to Erie County Investing in Local Businesses and Residents, and in Doing so Investing in American Produced Products and Citizens, Also Known as "The Invest in Erie, Invest in America Act" Economic Development
LL Intro. 15-1  10/3/17   Burke A LL Amending Local Law No. 1-1959, Constituting the Erie County Charter, as Amended, Amending Article 10, in Relation to Establishing an "Erie County Water Quality Commission" Energy & Environment
LL Intro. 16-1  10/3/17   Burke A LL Protecting Children's Respiratory Health: Banning Smoking in the Car with Children Health & Human Services
LL Intro. 17-1  10/5/17   Burke A LL Entitled, "SPRAWL PREVENTION ACT" Otherwise known as "MUNICIPAL AND REGIONAL INFRASTRUCTURE ACT" for the Creation of an Erie County Planning Board Finance & Management
LL Intro. 20-1  11/1/17   Morton A LL Requiring that All County Contracts Include Provisions that Ensure Goods and Materials Purchased or Used Shall be Manufactured in New York Economic Development
LL Intro. 21-1  11/16/17   Grant, Savage, Loughran, Burke & Miller-Williams A LL in Relation to Fair Housing in Erie County Economic Development
LL Intro. 22-1  12/6/17   Rath A LL Banning Individuals from Elected or Appointed Offices Who Commit Malfeasance or Misconduct in Office Rising to the Level of a Felony Conviction Government Affairs
LL Intro. 23-1  12/7/17   Mills A LL Banning Smoking Near and Inside Bus Shelters Health & Human Services
         
Committee Reports:        
Report No. 1   PUBLIC SAFETY COMMITTEE  
Report No. 1   MINORITY & WOMEN BUSINESS ENTERPRISE COMMITTEE  
Report No. 1   FINANCE & MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE  
Report No. 1   GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS COMMITTEE  
Report No. 1   ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE  
Report No. 1   COMMUNITY ENRICHMENT COMMITTEE  
Report No. 1   HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE  
Report No. 1   ENERGY & ENVIRONMENT COMMITTEE  
         
Legislator Resolutions:      
Item Number   Submitted By Description Reference
INTRO. 2-1   RATH, LORIGO, MILLS & HARDWICK Calling on Governor Cuomo to Extend the Deadline for Pistol Permit Recertification  
INTRO. 2-2   SAVAGE, MILLER-WILLIAMS, BASKIN, LOUGHRAN, BURKE & BRUSO Support for Federal Assistance for Combating the Opioid Epidemic  
INTRO. 2-3   LORIGO, DIXON, MILLS & RATH Opposition to Removal of the Tip Credit for Tipped Food Service Employees  
INTRO. 2-4   RATH, LORIGO & DIXON Support for Imposition of the Same Reporting Requirements on All Schools Regardless of Whether they are Public or Private Entities for Suspected Instances of Child Abuse  
INTRO. 2-5   DIXON, LORIGO, HARDWICK, MILLS & RATH Request for Report from County Attorney Detailing Settlements Over Harassment Claims Paid for with Public Dollars  
INTRO. 2-6   DIXON, LORIGO & MILLS Ban on Use of Public Money to Settle Harassment Claims  
         
         
Communications Discharged From Committee:  
Item Number   Submitted By Description Reference
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Suspension of the Rules:    
Item Number   Submitted By Description Reference
INTRO. 2-7   HARDWICK Transfer of Surplus Property to the Town of Grand Island  
COMM. 2E-26   COUNTY EXECUTIVE CSEA Local 815 - 2017-2021 Successor Collective Bargaining Agreement  
COMM. 2E-27   COUNTY EXECUTIVE Bridge NY Local Project Agreement - Trevett Rd. Bridge, Town of Boston  
COMM. 2E-28   COUNTY EXECUTIVE Scoby Dam Park - Completion of Property Transfer  
 INTRO. 2-8   LORIGO & SAVAGE  Appointments to the Erie County Audit Committee  
         
Communications from Elected Officials:    
Item Number   Submitted By Description Reference
COMM. 2E-1   SAVAGE 2018 Legislature Committee Assignments and January 11, 2018 Committees Receive, File & Print
COMM. 2E-2   SAVAGE 2018 Legislature Committee Assignments Updated Receive, File & Print
COMM. 2E-3   LOUGHRAN Lease Agreement for Legislative Office Space  
COMM. 2E-4   COUNTY EXECUTIVE ECC STEM Building - Town of Amherst Inflow & Infiltration Reduction Program  
COMM. 2E-5   COUNTY EXECUTIVE Alzheimer Disease Caregiver Support Initiative - Grant Change - Dept. of Senior Services  
COMM. 2E-6   COUNTY EXECUTIVE Safe Harbor for Exploited Children - Contract Amendment and Renewal Health & Human Services
COMM. 2E-7   COUNTY EXECUTIVE Ellicott Creek Park - 2017 Reconstruction & Repair Energy & Environment
COMM. 2E-8   COUNTY EXECUTIVE Appointments to the Local Early Intervention Coordinating Council Health & Human Services
COMM. 2E-9   COUNTY EXECUTIVE Erie County Emergency Fire Advisory Board - Appointments Public Safety
COMM. 2E-10   DISTRICT ATTORNEY District Attorney's Office - Video Recording of Statements Program  
COMM. 2E-11   DISTRICT ATTORNEY District Attorney's Office - Personnel Adjustment  
COMM. 2E-12   DISTRICT ATTORNEY District Attorney's Office - Authorization for Professional Services  
COMM. 2E-13   COUNTY EXECUTIVE Appointments to the Erie County Youth Services Board Government Affairs
COMM. 2E-14   COUNTY EXECUTIVE Youth Bureau AmeriCorps VISTA Government Affairs
COMM. 2E-15   COUNTY EXECUTIVE Amendment to Consultant Contract for Market Analysis/Feasibility Study for New or Expanded Convention Center in Erie County Economic Development
COMM. 2E-16   COUNTY EXECUTIVE Authorization to Accept Grant Funding and Enter into Contract for Peer to Peer Veterans Counseling Program Government Affairs
COMM. 2E-17   COUNTY EXECUTIVE Erie County Sewer District No. 4 - Engineer Term Contract Agreement Energy & Environment
COMM. 2E-18   COUNTY EXECUTIVE Indigent Legal Services Grant Amendment Government Affairs
COMM. 2E-19   COUNTY EXECUTIVE Indigent Legal Services Grant Government Affairs
COMM. 2E-20   COUNTY EXECUTIVE Acceptance of TANF Domestic Violence Funds and Adjustment to Non-Residential Domestic Violence Contracts Health & Human Services
COMM. 2E-21   COUNTY EXECUTIVE Authorization to Contract with Bloom Creative Arts, LLC Health & Human Services
COMM. 2E-22   COUNTY EXECUTIVE Appointments to the Erie County Medical Center Corporation Government Affairs
COMM. 2E-23   COUNTY EXECUTIVE Erie County Sewer District No. 2 - Engineering Planning Grant Energy & Environment
COMM. 2E-24   COUNTY CLERK County Clerk's Office Open Item Request - Updates Government Affairs
COMM. 2E-25   COUNTY CLERK County Clerk's Open Office Item Request - Resolutions Government Affairs
         
Communications from the Departments:    
Item Number   Submitted By Description Reference
COMM. 2D-1   OFFICE OF THE COUNTY EXECUTIVE Initiatives for a Smart Economy - Close-Out Reports Economic Development
COMM. 2D-2   DIRECTOR OF BUDGET & MANAGEMENT Budget Monitoring Report for Period Ending November 2017 Finance & Management
COMM. 2D-3   DIRECTOR OF REAL PROPERTY TAX SERVICES Cost to Prepare City of Tonawanda Tax Rolls & Bills Receive, File & Print
COMM. 2D-4   DIRECTOR OF REAL PROPERTY TAX SERVICES Cost to Prepare School District Tax Rolls & Bills Receive, File & Print
COMM. 2D-5   DIRECTOR OF REAL PROPERTY TAX SERVICES Cost to Prepare Village Tax Rolls & Bills Receive, File & Print
         
Communications from the People and Other Agencies:  
Item Number   Submitted By Description Reference
COMM. 2M-1   BUFFALO NIAGARA FILM COMMISSION Final Report for Buffalo Niagara Film Commission for 2017 Community Enrichment
         
Announcements  
Memorial Resolutions  
Adjournment  
         

 

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