Mayor Michael Bloomberg signed a bill into law last week that will expand the Library Card Act.
City Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer (D-Sunnyside), who introduced the act in 2010 to put library card applications from the city’s three systems into the city Department of Education’s enrollment packages, had introduced the extension Bloomberg made a law May 1.
Now Queens, New York and Brooklyn library cards will also be distributed through the city Department of Youth and Community Development, the city Administration for Children’s Services, the city Human Resources Administration and the city Department of Homeless Services.
©2012 Community News Group
By submitting this comment, you agree to the following terms:
You agree that you, and not TimesLedger.com or its affiliates, are fully responsible for the content that you post. You agree not to post any abusive, obscene, vulgar, slanderous, hateful, threatening or sexually-oriented material or any material that may violate applicable law; doing so may lead to the removal of your post and to your being permanently banned from posting to the site. You grant to TimesLedger.com the royalty-free, irrevocable, perpetual and fully sublicensable license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display such content in whole or in part world-wide and to incorporate it in other works in any form, media or technology now known or later developed.