How great this will be if the bill is enacted. Then the office coordinating pro bono civil legal services has to figure out a way to fully inform low-income New Yorkers about such legal assistance available to them.
Bill Would Add Oversight of NYC Civil Legal Services
Andrew Denney, New York Law Journal |
A bill was introduced to New York’s City Council on Tuesday to create an office to coordinate civil legal services for low-income New Yorkers who need housing, consumer protection and immigration assistance.