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Record #: O2013-9667   
Type: Ordinance Status: Failed to Pass
Intro date: 12/11/2013 Current Controlling Legislative Body: Committee on Finance
Final action: 5/20/2015
Title: Amendment of Municipal Code Chapter 2-32 regarding municipal depositaries
Sponsors: Emanuel, Rahm
Topic: MUNICIPAL CODE AMENDMENTS - Title 2 - City Government & Administration - Ch. 32 Dept. of Finance
Attachments: 1. O2013-9667.pdf
Related files: R2015-407
OFFICE OF THE MAYOR
CITY OF CHICAGO
RAHM EMANUEL
MAYOR
December 11,2013










TO THE HONORABLE, THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF CHICAGO


Ladies and Gentlemen:

At the request ofthe City Treasurer, I transmit herewith an ordinance amending Chapter 2-32 of the Municipal Code regarding municipal depositories.

Your favorable consideration of this ordinance will be appreciated.

Mayor

Very truly yours,
ORDINANCE

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF CHICAGO:

SECTION 1. Section 2-32-400 ofthe Municipal Code ofthe City of Chicago is hereby amended by inserting the language underscored, as follows:

2-32-400 Bids awarded annually - Conditions.
It shall be the duty of the comptroller at least once in each year before the first day of December to advertise for bids from national and state banks and federal and state savings and loan associations for interest upon the funds of the City of Chicago and the Chicago Board of Education to be deposited in banks and savings and loan associations provided however, that . Chicago local school funds which are designated by the Chicago Board of Education as school internal accounts which, in general, are funds raised and expended for educational programs and benefit of students, are specifically excluded from funds of the Chicago Board of Education that are subject to the provisions of this Article V.

(Omitted text is unaffected by this ordinance)

Such awards shall be made to the highest and best responsible bidder or bidders. The city council shall have the power to reject all bids and to designate as many depositaries as it deems necessary for the protection of the city's interests. Only regularly organized state or national banks insured by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation or federal or state savings and loan associations insured by the Federal Savings and Loan Insurance Corporation may be designated as depositaries.

Such depositary designation shall apply, without further action by the city council, t...

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