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Record #: O2014-6967   
Type: Ordinance Status: Failed to Pass
Intro date: 9/10/2014 Current Controlling Legislative Body: Committee on Public Safety
Final action: 5/20/2015
Title: Amendment of Municipal Code Section 8-16-020 regarding curfew hours for minors
Sponsors: Emanuel, Rahm, Graham, Deborah L.
Topic: MUNICIPAL CODE AMENDMENTS - Title 8 - Offenses Affecting Public Peace, Morals & Welfare - Ch. 16 Offenses By or Against Minors
Attachments: 1. O2014-6967.pdf
Related files: R2015-407
 
 
OFFICE  OF THE MAYOR
CITY OF CHICAGO
RAHM EMANUEL
MAYOR
September 10, 2014
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
TO THE HONORABLE, THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF CHICAGO
 
 
Ladies and Gentlemen:
 
At the request of the Superintendent of Police, I transmit herewith, together with Alderman Graham, an ordinance amending Chapter 8-16 of the Municipal Code regarding curfews.
 
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 8-16-020 of the Municipal Code of Chicago is hereby amended by adding the language underscored and by deleting the language struck through, as follows:
8-16-020 Curfew hours for minors.
(a) Definitions. Whenever used in this section: (1) "Curfew hours" means:
  1. For minors 12 through 4£ 17 years of age, 10:00 p.m. on any Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday until 6:00 a.m. of the following day; and
  2. For minors younger than 12 years of age, 8:30 P.M. on any Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday until 6:00 A.M. ofthe following day; and
  3. For minors 12 through 4€ 17 years of age, 11:00 p.m. on any Friday or Saturday and until 6:00 a.m. of the following day; and
(Omitted text is unaffected by this ordinance)
(5) "Minor" means any person under 47 18 years of age.
(Omitted text is unaffected by this ordinance)
SECTION 2. This ordinance shall take effect upon its passage and approval.