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Record #: O2017-5112   
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
Intro date: 6/28/2017 Current Controlling Legislative Body: Committee on Finance
Final action: 6/28/2017
Title: Amendment of Municipal Code Section 7-51-030 regarding Chicago Prepaid Wireless 911 Surcharge Act
Sponsors: Dept./Agency
Topic: MUNICIPAL CODE AMENDMENTS - Title 7 - Health & Safety - Ch. 51 Chicago Prepaid Wireless 911 Surcharge
Attachments: 1. O2017-5112.pdf, 2. O2017-5112 (V1).pdf

ORDINANCE

 

 

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

 

 

SECTION 1. Chapter 7-51 ofthe Municipal Code of Chicago is hereby amended by inserting the language underscored, as follows:

 

7-51-030 Surcharge Imposed - Applicability.

 

A.      Pursuant to the Prepaid Wireless 9-1-1 Surcharge Act, Public Act 97-0463, as amended, there is hereby imposed on consumers a prepaid wireless 9-1-1 surcharge of 9.0 percent per retail transaction. On and after July 1, 2017. the rate shall be 7.0 percent per retail transaction, unless the General Assembly has authorized a rate of 9.0 percent per retail transaction, in which case the rate shall be 9.0 percent per retail transaction.

 

(Omitted text is unaffected by this ordinance)

 

 

SECTION 2. This ordinance shall be in full force and effect upon its passage and approval.

 

Office of Budget and Management

CITY OF CHICAGO

 

 

 

 

June 20, 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TO THE HONORBABLE, THE CHAIRMAN AND MEMBERS OF THE CITY COUNCIL COMMITTEE ON FINANCE

 

Ladies and Gentlemen:

I transmit herewith an ordinance amending Section 7-51-030 of the Municipal Code. Your favorable consideration of this ordinance will be appreciated.

 

 

 

Very truly yours,

Alexandra Holt Budget Director

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

121 NORTH LASALLE STREET, ROOM 604, CHICAGO. ILLINOIS 60602

 

 

 

 

 

CHICAGO June 28, 2017

To the President and Members of the City Council:

Your Committee on Finance having had under consideration

 

 

 

 

An ordinance authorizing the amendment of Chapter 7-51 of the Municipal Code of Chicago regarding the Chicago Prepaid Wireless 911 Surcharge Act.

 

Direct Introduction

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Having had the same under advisement, begs leave to report and recommend that your Honorable Body pass the proposed Ordinance Transmitted Herewith

 

a viva voce vote

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This recommendation was concurred in by

of members of the committee with

 

 

Alderman Reilly abstained from voting on this matter pursuant to Rule 14.

Chairman