Record #: SO2020-5705   
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
Intro date: 11/16/2020 Current Controlling Legislative Body: Joint Committee: Finance; License and Consumer Protection
Final action: 11/23/2020
Title: Temporary emergency regulation of third-party food delivery service fees to restaurants and food dispensing establishments
Sponsors: Lightfoot, Lori E. , Waguespack, Scott, O'Shea, Matthew J., Mitts, Emma, Hopkins, Brian , Lopez, Raymond A., Moore, David H., Rodriguez, Michael D., Smith, Michele, Tabares, Silvana, Reilly, Brendan, Dowell, Pat, Cardona, Jr., Felix , Vasquez, Jr., Andre, Villegas, Gilbert, Sposato, Nicholas, Silverstein, Debra L., Reboyras, Ariel, Sawyer, Roderick T., Hairston, Leslie A., Thompson, Patrick D., Coleman, Stephanie D. , Sigcho-Lopez, Byron, Cappleman, James, Napolitano, Anthony V., Beale, Anthony, Hadden, Maria E. , Martin, Matthew J. , Harris, Michelle A., Sadlowski Garza, Susan, Tunney, Thomas, La Spata, Daniel , Ramirez-Rosa, Carlos, Rodriguez Sanchez, Rossana , Mitchell, Gregory I., Ervin, Jason C., Burnett, Jr., Walter, Austin, Carrie M., Gardiner, James M. , Maldonado, Roberto, Scott, Jr. Michael, Nugent, Samantha
Topic: CITY COUNCIL - Miscellaneous, - CITY DEPARTMENTS/AGENCIES - Business Affairs & Consumer Protection
Attachments: 1. SO2020-5705.pdf, 2. O2020-5705.pdf
Type: Title:-

Committee(s) Assignment:
Amendment of Municipal Code Chapter 4-8 by adding new Section 4-8-300 to regulate third-party food delivery service fees
Joint Committee: Finance; License and Consumer Protection
SO2020- 5705

Chicago City Council, November 23, 2020

To the President and Members of the City Council:

Your Committee on License and Consumer Protection, having under consideration an ordinance introduced by Aldermen Waguespack, O'Shea, Mitts, Hopkins, Lopez, Moore, Rodriguez, Smith, Tabares, Reilly, Dowell, Cardona, Vasquez, Villegas, Sposato, Silverstein, Reboyras, Sawyer, Hairston, Thompson, Coleman, Sigcho-Lopez, Cappleman, Napolitano, Beale, Mitchell, Ervin, Burnett, Austin, Harris, Hadden, Gardiner, Maldonado, Scott, La Spata, Rodriguez Sanchez, Nugent, Garza, Martin, Tunney, Ramirez-Rosa, (which was referred on November 16, 2020):

An ordinance regulating the various fees charged to restaurants by third-party food delivery services,

begs leave to recommend that Your Honorable Body pass the ordinance which is transmitted herewith.

This recommendation was concurred in by members of the joint Committee on License and Finance on November 17, 2020.

Respectfully submitted.


Joint Committee on Finance and Committee on License and Consumer Protection

WHEREAS, Beginning in late 2019, a new and highly communicable type of Coronavirus, now commonly known as COVID-19, emerged and began to spread rapidly. Despite efforts to contain COVID-19, it continues to spread throughout Chicago and the State of Illinois; and

WHEREAS, COVID-19 presents an extraordinarily severe and unprecedented threat to Chicagoans. It is necessary and appropriate for the City of Chicago ("City") to take immediate measures to protect the health, safety, and welfare of its residents; and

WHEREAS, On March 18, 2020, ...

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