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Record #: O2016-7740   
Type: Ordinance Status: Failed to Pass
Intro date: 10/5/2016 Current Controlling Legislative Body: Committee on Health and Environmental Protection
Final action:
Title: Amendment of Municipal Code Chapters 4-5, 4-8 and 7-38 to regulate nutrient centers
Sponsors: Sadlowski Garza, Susan, Villegas, Gilbert
Topic: MUNICIPAL CODE AMENDMENTS - Title 4 - Businesses, Occupations & Consumer Protection - Ch. 5 License Fees for Title 4 Licenses, MUNICIPAL CODE AMENDMENTS - Title 4 - Businesses, Occupations & Consumer Protection - Ch. 8 Food Establishments, MUNICIPAL CODE AMENDMENTS - Title 7 - Health & Safety - Ch. 38 Food Establishments-Sanitary Operating Requirements
Attachments: 1. O2016-7740.pdf
Related files: R2019-362

SECTION 1. Section 4-8 of the Municipal Code is hereby amended by adding the language underscored and deleting the language struck through, as follows:
(omitted text is unaffected by this ordinance)
4-8-010 Definitions.
The following definitions shall apply in the interpretation and the enforcement of this chapter and chapters 7-38, 7-40 and 7-42 unless the context clearly indicates that another meaning is intended. The listing of items as examples in any definition is intended to be illustrative and not exhaustive.
"Nutrient Center" means a business at which non-alcoholic, pre-packaged food that has been prepared in a food-processing establishment approved by the food sanitation authorities of the local point of origin is combined with water or ice by brewing, mixing, or blending and is served.
"Retail food establishment" means any building, room, stand, enclosure, place or establishment occupied and used as a place of business for the purpose of serving, storing, selling, offering for sale or keeping with the intention of selling or distributing at retail any article of food, drink, confection or condiment, ultimately used for or intended to be used for human consumption. The term shall include, but not be limited to: restaurants, coffee shops, cafeterias, short order cafes, luncheonettes, grills, tearooms, nutrient centers sandwich shops, soda fountains, taverns, bars, cocktail lounges, nightclubs, industrial feeding establishments, take-out establishments, private institutions or organizations routinely serving food, catering kitchens, commissaries or any other eating or drinking establishment or operation, the automatic food-vending machine business, coffee cart vendors, candy manufacturers, confectioneries, fish markets, fruit and vegetable markets, grocery stores, meat markets, nut stores, dressed poultry markets or retail bakeries, bakery ou...

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