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Record #: O2022-1756   
Type: Ordinance Status: Introduced
Intro date: 5/25/2022 Current Controlling Legislative Body: Committee on License and Consumer Protection
Final action:
Title: Amendment of Municipal Code Chapter 4-64 by adding new Sections 4-64-518 and 4-64-519 regarding requirements for prohibiting issuance of additional retail tobacco dealer licenses
Sponsors: Napolitano, Anthony V., Nugent, Samantha , Hairston, Leslie A., Quinn, Marty, Reboyras, Ariel, Scott, Jr. Michael, Taliaferro, Chris, King, Sophia D., Villegas, Gilbert, Curtis, Derrick G., Tabares, Silvana, Hadden, Maria E. , Cappleman, James, Mitts, Emma, Sadlowski Garza, Susan, Rodriguez, Michael D., Coleman, Stephanie D. , Ramirez-Rosa, Carlos, Lopez, Raymond A., Brookins, Jr., Howard, Harris, Michelle A., Austin, Carrie M., Sposato, Nicholas, Vasquez, Jr., Andre, Cardona, Jr., Felix , Taylor, Jeanette B. , Osterman, Harry, Sawyer, Roderick T., Ervin, Jason C., Hopkins, Brian , Gardiner, James M. , Sigcho-Lopez, Byron, Rodriguez Sanchez, Rossana , Cardenas, George A., Beale, Anthony, Burke, Edward M., Waguespack, Scott, O'Shea, Matthew J., Moore, David H., Dowell, Pat
Topic: MUNICIPAL CODE AMENDMENTS - Title 4 - Businesses, Occupations & Consumer Protection - Ch. 64 Tobacco Dealers
Attachments: 1. O2022-1756.pdf
Sections 4-64-518 and 4-64-519 regarding requirements for prohibiting issuance of additional retail tobacco dealer licenses
Committee on License and Consumer Protection
ORDINANCE

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

SECTION 1. Section 4-64 of the Municipal Code of the City of Chicago is hereby amended by inserting new Sections4-64-518 and 4-64-519 as follows:

4-64-518 Ordinance prohibiting issuance of additional retail tobacco dealer licenses - Requirements - Procedure.
Notwithstanding any other provision of this chapter, the city council mayfrom time to time prohibit the issuance of additional retail tobacco dealer licenses in a specified area ofthe city, subject only to the conditions and procedures described in this section.
An ordinance to prohibitthe issuance of additional retail tobacco dealer licenses in specified area must:

identify the area by boundaries; and
cover an area including no less than two contiguous city blocks; and
contain a description of the conditions requiring the prohibition on the issuance of new licenses. For any such area established by ordinance, both sides of each street forming the boundary of the area will be considered as within the area unless otherwise specifically stated in the ordinance establishing the area; provided, however, that (a) if an area is described by boundaries, the boundaries shall be drawn down the centerof boundary streets unless otherwise specified in the ordinance establishing the area; and (b) if a street that is a boundary of the area is also a boundary of wards of the city, the middle of that street will be the boundary of the area.
No ordinance to prohibitthe issuance of additional retail tobacco dealer licenses in a specified area may:

prohibitthe issuance of a new license to allow continued operation ofa licensed business within the specified area by a new licensee whose application is filed within six months after passage of the ordinance; provided, however, that no application...

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