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Record #: O2022-3601   
Type: Ordinance Status: Failed to Pass
Intro date: 10/26/2022 Current Controlling Legislative Body: Committee on Education and Child Development
Final action: 11/16/2022
Title: Amendment of Municipal Code Section 2-8-090 regarding quarterly hearings on operations and performance of Chicago Public Schools
Sponsors: King, Sophia D., Hadden, Maria E. , Vasquez, Jr., Andre, Martin, Matthew J. , Rodriguez Sanchez, Rossana , Reilly, Brendan, Napolitano, Anthony V., Maldonado, Roberto, Reboyras, Ariel, Taliaferro, Chris, Osterman, Harry, Rodriguez, Michael D., Knudsen, Timothy R., Burke, Edward M., Sposato, Nicholas, Mitts, Emma, Cardona, Jr., Felix , Ramirez-Rosa, Carlos
Topic: MUNICIPAL CODE AMENDMENTS - Title 2 - City Government & Administration - Ch. 8 City Council & Wards of City
Attachments: 1. O2022-3601.pdf

ORDINANCE

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

SECTION 1. Section 2-8-090 of the Municipal Code of the City of Chicago is hereby amended by deleting the language struck through, and by inserting the language underscored, as follows:

2-8-090 Reserved Quarterly Hearings regarding Chicago Public Schools.
The Committee on Education and Child Development shall hold at least one hearing each quarter regarding the operations and performance of Chicago Public Schools (CPS). Officials from CPS shall be available for testimony and the chief executive officer of CPS and the president ofthe Board of Education shall testify if requested by the Chair ofthe Committee.
No member ofthe City Council or other municipal officer shall introduce, and no Committee ofthe Citv Council shall consider or recommend, any intergovernmental agreement with CPS or other ordinance or order that disburses funds to CPS in the succeeding quarter if the chief executive officer, the president ofthe Board of Education, and other officials do not participate in anv scheduled hearing required bv subsection (a), unless disbursement of such funds is required by State law.


SECTION 2. The Department of Law shall update all forms for intergovernmental agreements with Sister Agencies, as defined in Section 1-23-010 of the Code, to include a requirement that Sister Agency officials comply with requests to testify at City Council Committee hearings as a condition for disbursement of any applicable funds under such agreements, unless disbursement of such funds is required by State law.


SECTION 3. This ordinance shall take effect upon passage and approval.


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