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Record #: O2015-1503   
Type: Ordinance Status: Failed to Pass
Intro date: 3/18/2015 Current Controlling Legislative Body: Committee on Workforce Development and Audit
Final action: 5/20/2015
Title: Amendment of Municipal Code Chapters 2-56 and 2-156 and repeal of Chapter 2-55 regarding powers and duties of Office of Inspector General
Sponsors: Smith, Michele, Reilly, Brendan, Cappleman, James, Tunney, Thomas, Arena, John, Moore, Joseph, Osterman, Harry, Pawar, Ameya, Silverstein, Debra L., Burns, William D., Quinn, Marty, Dowell, Pat, Waguespack, Scott, O'Connor, Mary, Moreno, Proco Joe, Foulkes, Toni
Topic: MUNICIPAL CODE AMENDMENTS - Title 2 - City Government & Administration - Ch. 55 Complaints against Alderman and City Council Employees, MUNICIPAL CODE AMENDMENTS - Title 2 - City Government & Administration - Ch. 56 Office of Inspector General, MUNICIPAL CODE AMENDMENTS - Title 2 - City Government & Administration - Ch. 156 Governmental Ethics
Attachments: 1. O2015-1503.pdf
Related files: R2015-407
Committee on Budget and



SECTION 1. Chapter 2-56 of the Municipal Code ofthe City of Chicago is hereby amended by inserting the language underscored and deleting the language struck through, as follows:

2-56-010 Establishment - Composition.
There is hereby established an office of the municipal government to be known as the office of inspector general, which shall include an inspector general and such deputies, assistants and other employees as may be required to implement the powers and duties stated herein. The appropriations available to pay for the expenses ofthe office of inspector general during each fiscal year shall be not less than one hundred five one-thousandths of one percent (0.105%) of the annual appropriation of all funds contained in tlie annual appropriation ordinance, as adjusted. For purposes of this section, "as adjusted" means subtracting, before applying the percentage: (i) all funds for services to sister agencies pursuant to intergovernmental agreement as provided in section 2-56-030, and (ii) all funds appropriated for pension payments above those amounts set forth in the appropriation ordinance for fiscal year 2014 provided in the annual appropriation ordinance.

2-56-20 Inspector general - Qualifications, appointment, and authority.

(a) Qualifications for appointment.

1. In considering a candidate for the position of Inspector Genera], the appointing authority shall evaluate and consider any and all qualifications that are relevant to the position of Inspector General, including, but not limited to:
The candidate's integrity:
The candidate's potential for strong leadership:
The candidate's demonstrated experience and/or ability in accounting, auditing, finance, law, management analysis, public administration, investigation, criminal justice administration, or other closely related fields:
The candidate's demonstrated experience and/or ability in working ...

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