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Record #: O2018-177   
Type: Ordinance Status: Failed to Pass
Intro date: 1/17/2018 Current Controlling Legislative Body: Committee on Budget and Government Operations
Final action:
Title: Amendment of Municipal Code Section 2-16-015 regarding powers and duties of executive director of Department of Animal Care and Control to enter into grant agreements
Sponsors: Lopez, Raymond A.
Topic: MUNICIPAL CODE AMENDMENTS - Title 2 - City Government & Administration - Ch. 16 Animal Care & Control
Attachments: 1. O2018-177.pdf
Related files: R2019-362








SECTION 1. Section 2-16-015 of the Municipal Code of Chicago is hereby amended by deleting the language struck through, and by inserting the language underscored, as follows:


2-16-015 Executive director - Powers and duties.

The Executive Director shall have general supervision over the Department and its employees, and also the following powers and duties:


(Omitted text is not affected by this ordinance)


(i) To enter into and execute sponsorship agreements with sponsors of events, programs, and initiatives under the Executive Director's jurisdiction. Such sponsorship agreements shall contain such terms and conditions that the Executive Director deems appropriate. All sponsorship agreements shall be subject to the approval of the Corporation Counsel as to form and legality. For purposes of this definition, "sponsors" means those persons providing money or other in-kind goods or services to the City in exchange for advertising or promotional rights at events, programs, or initiatives under the Executive Director's jurisdiction. Persons meeting the definition of sponsor in the previous sentence may, in the discretion of the Executive Director, and upon such terms as the Executive Director determines, sell goods and services to the public at such events, programs, or initiatives; afld

{j) Subject to appropriation, to enter into grant agreements to make grants to one or more entities established for the purpose of protecting the welfare of animals. The appropriation for such grant agreements shall be at least 0.05 percent of the Department's annual budget; and


(§) (k) To promulgate such policies and rules as are necessary or useful to implement the administration and enforcement of this Chapter and Chapter 7-12.


References in the Municipal Code to the Executive Director shall be deemed to include the Executive Director's designee(s).