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Record #: SO2016-8687   
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
Intro date: 12/14/2016 Current Controlling Legislative Body: Joint Committee: License and Consumer Protection; Zoning, Landmarks and Building Standards
Final action: 2/22/2017
Title: Amendment of Municipal Code Titles 3, 4, 9, 11, 13, 15 and 17 regarding consolidation of business licensing and inspections
Sponsors: Emanuel, Rahm
Topic: MUNICIPAL CODE AMENDMENTS - Title 3 - Revenue & Finance - Ch. 46 Chicago Ground Transportation Tax, 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. 6 Regulated Business License, MUNICIPAL CODE AMENDMENTS - Title 4 - Businesses, Occupations & Consumer Protection - Ch. 8 Food Establishments, MUNICIPAL CODE AMENDMENTS - Title 4 - Businesses, Occupations & Consumer Protection - Ch. 60 Liquor Dealers, MUNICIPAL CODE AMENDMENTS - Title 4 - Businesses, Occupations & Consumer Protection - Ch. 75 Children's Services Facility, MUNICIPAL CODE AMENDMENTS - Title 4 - Businesses, Occupations & Consumer Protection - Ch. 156 Amusements, MUNICIPAL CODE AMENDMENTS - Title 4 - Businesses, Occupations & Consumer Protection - Ch. 232 Motor Vehicle Storage & Sales, MUNICIPAL CODE AMENDMENTS - Title 4 - Businesses, Occupations & Consumer Protection - Ch. 264 Secondhand Dealers, MUNICIPAL CODE AMENDMENTS - Title 4 - Businesses, Occupations & Consumer Protection - Ch. 388 Rooftops in Wrigley Field Adjacent Area, MUNICIPAL CODE AMENDMENTS - Title 9 - Vehicles, Traffic & Rail Transportation - Ch. 115 Transportation Network Providers, MUNICIPAL CODE AMENDMENTS - Title 11 - Utilities & Environmental Protection - Ch. 4 Environmental Protection & Control, MUNICIPAL CODE AMENDMENTS - Title 13 - Building & Construction - Ch. 20 Building Inspection, MUNICIPAL CODE AMENDMENTS - Title 15 - Fire Prevention - Ch. 4 Bureau of Fire Prevention, MUNICIPAL CODE AMENDMENTS - Title 17 - Chicago Zoning Ordinance - Ch. 9 Use Regulations
Attachments: 1. SO2016-8687.pdf, 2. SO2016-8687 (V1).pdf, 3. O2016-8687.pdf
Emma Mitts Chairman, Committee on License & Consumer Protection

Chicago City Council Meeting Wednesday February 22, 2017 10:00 a.m.
License and Consumer Protection Committee Report
To the President and Members of the City Council: I AM REPORTING FOR THE JOINT
COMMITTEE ON LICENSE and CONSUMER PROTECTION and COMMITTEE ON ZONING and LAND USE.

WE HELD A MEETING on February 8, 2017, TO CONSIDER THE FOLLOWING ORDINANCES:

02016-8628 An ordinance to amend Titles 2, 4 and 13 of the Municipal Code consolidating regulations and enforcement provisions for issuance of building permits and related licenses^ (Mayor Emanuel and the Commissioner of Buildings)

$02016-8687 A substitute ordinance to amend Titles 4, 9, 11, 13, 15 and 17 of the Municipal Code regarding consolidation of business licensing and inspections.
(Mayor Emanuel and the Commissioner of Business Affairs and Consumer Protection)

These recommendations were concurred in by a
Voice vote of the members of the Joint
License and Zoning Committee February 8, 2017.

MR. PRESIDENT -1 MOVE THAT THE CITY COUNCIL CONCUR IN THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE LICENSE COMMITTEE BY THE SAME ROLL CALL AS ITEM NUMBER ONE (1) OF THE COMMITTEE ON FINANCE REPORT, AND THE SAME UNSUCCESSFUL MOTION TO RECONSIDER.

THAT CONCLUDES MY REPORT OF THE LICENSE COMMITTEE TO THE CITY COUNCIL, MR. PRESIDENT. THANK YOU!!
SUBSTITUTE ORDINANCE


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


ARTICLE I. HOME OCCUPATIONS
SECTION 1. Section 4-6-270 of the Municipal Code of Chicago is hereby amended by deleting the language stricken through and by inserting the language underscored, as follows:
4-6-270 Home occupations.
(a) Definitions. As used in this section:
"Accessory use," "accessory building" or "accessory structure" have the meaning ascribed to those terms in Section 17-9-0201-B.
"Base metal" means any metal in unwrought, semi-processed (e.g. as powder, wire, rods, cable) or waste/scrap form, including, but not limited to, iron, ...

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