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Record #: R2019-850   
Type: Resolution Status: Re-Referred
Intro date: 11/13/2019 Current Controlling Legislative Body: Committee on Health and Human Relations
Final action:
Title: Call for hearing(s) on increasing opportunities for women to participate in cannabis industry
Sponsors: Hairston, Leslie A., Harris, Michelle A., Mitchell, Gregory I., Sadlowski Garza, Susan, Dowell, Pat, Tabares, Silvana, Rodriguez, Michael D., Coleman, Stephanie D. , Burnett, Jr., Walter, Ramirez-Rosa, Carlos, Brookins, Jr., Howard, Thompson, Patrick D., Cardenas, George A., Quinn, Marty, Burke, Edward M., Lopez, Raymond A., Curtis, Derrick G., O'Shea, Matthew J., Silverstein, Debra L., Hadden, Maria E. , Osterman, Harry, Martin, Matthew J. , Cappleman, James, Gardiner, James M. , Napolitano, Anthony V., Vasquez, Jr., Andre, Nugent, Samantha , Taliaferro, Chris, King, Sophia D., Cardona, Jr., Felix , La Spata, Daniel , Reboyras, Ariel, Waguespack, Scott, Rodriguez Sanchez, Rossana , Villegas, Gilbert, Mitts, Emma, Austin, Carrie M., Sposato, Nicholas
Topic: COMMITTEE/PUBLIC HEARINGS - Committee on Health and Human Relations
Attachments: 1. R2019-850.pdf

Committee on Workforce Development
CITY OF CHICAGO


COMMITTEE ON HEALTH AND HUMAN RELATIONS CITY COUNCIL CITY HALL - ROOM 300 121 NORTH LASALLE STREET CHICAGO, ILLINOIS 60602
ALDERMAN RODERICK T. SAWYER CHAIRMAN
PHONE: 312-744-1367 FACSIMILE: 312-744-2870




City Council Meeting January 15,2020

To Madam President and Members ofthe City Council:


The Committee on Health and Human Relations held a meeting on January 10, 2020 considering the following Items:
02019-9156
Amendment of Municipal Code Section 2-152-090 by adding Juneteenth as official City holiday and closure of municipal office in observance thereof. Re-Refer to Workforce Development Committee
R2019-850
Call for hearing(s) on women's role in cannabis industry. Re-Refer to Workforce Development Committee


begs leave to recommend that this Honorable Body pass said it will be Re-Refer to the Committee of Workforce Development in which is transmitted herewith.

This recommendation was concurred in by a viva voce vote of the Committee on Health and Human Relations.

RespectMfesubmitted,


Roderick T. Sawyer, Chairman Committee on Health and Human Relations


RESOLUTION


WHEREAS, the State of Illinois approved the Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act (410 ILCS 705/) (the "Adult Use Cannabis Act"); and

WHEREAS, the City of Chicago ("City") is a home rule municipality as described in Section 6(a) of Article VII ofthe 1970 Constitution ofthe State of Illinois; and pursuant to its home rule power, the City may exercise any power and perform any function relating to its government and affairs, including the power to regulate forthe protection ofthe public health, safety, morals, and welfare; and

WHEREAS, the Chicago City Council ("City Council") approved the Amendment of Municipal Code Title 17 regarding cannabis-related activities; and

WHEREAS, members of the City Council introduced an ordinance proposing an Amendment of Municipal Code Chapter 7-23 by adding new Chapter 7-23 to prohibit certain Recreational Adu...

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