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Record #: O2015-2626   
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
Intro date: 4/15/2015 Current Controlling Legislative Body: Committee on Education and Child Development
Final action: 5/6/2015
Title: Amendment of Municipal Code Section 2-112-230 by authorizing Commissioner of Department of Health to execute agreements with entities operating schools within City of Chicago for provision of student dental services
Sponsors: Emanuel, Rahm, Mendoza, Susana A., Graham, Deborah L., Cappleman, James, Burnett, Jr., Walter, Quinn, Marty, Beale, Anthony, Zalewski, Michael R., Thomas, Latasha R., O'Shea, Matthew J., Harris, Michelle A.
Topic: MUNICIPAL CODE AMENDMENTS - Title 2 - City Government & Administration - Ch. 112 Dept. of Public Health
Attachments: 1. O2015-2626.pdf
 
 
OFFICE OF THE MAYOR
CITY OF CHICAGO
RAHM EMANUEL
MAYOR
 
 
April 15,2015
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
TO THE HONORABLE, THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF CHICAGO
 
 
Ladies and Gentlemen:
 
At the request ofthe Commissioner of Public Health, I transmit herewith, together with City Clerk Mendoza and Aldermen Graham, Cappleman, Burnett, Quinn, Beale, Zalewski, Thomas, O'Shea and Harris, an ordinance amending Chapter 2-112 of the Municipal Code regarding dental care.
 
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 2-112-230 ofthe Municipal Code of Chicago is hereby amended by deleting the language stricken through and by inserting the language underscored, as follows:
 
2-112-230 Health-related agreements with the Chicago Board of Education and other City of Chicago schools.
The commissioner of health is authorized to negotiate and execute, with the Chicago Board of Education, intergovernmental agreements for the promotion and/or protection of public healthlT-and The commissioner of health is also authorized to negotiate and execute, with the board of directors or governing body ofany entity managing, controlling or operating any secular or non-secular elementary, middle or secondary school within the City, agreements for the provision, by or through the department of health, of dental services to students at such schools. The commissioner is authorized to perform any and all acts, including the expenditure of funds subject to appropriation therefor, as shall be necessary or advisable in connection with the implementation of such agreements, including any renewals thereto, and including provisions providing indemnification.
 
 
 
SECTION 2. This ordinance shall take full force and effect upon its passage and approval.