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File #: 16-0723    Version: 0 Name: Minority and Women’s Business Enterprises - Small Local Business Enterprise Procurement Preferences
Type: Ordinance Status: Enacted
File created: 8/8/2016 In control: Mayor
On agenda: Final action: 12/5/2016
Enactment #: 16-595
Title: Minority and Women’s Business Enterprises - Small Local Business Enterprise Procurement Preferences For the purpose of creating a Small Local Business Enterprise (“SLBE”) Program, to be administered by the Minority and Women’s Business Opportunity Office; requiring the establishment of Goal Setting Committees for certain specified industry categories; defining certain terms; establishing the eligibility requirements for firms seeking to participate in the SLBE Program; establishing graduation and suspension criteria for firms in the SLBE Program; authorizing the City to employ various affirmative procurement initiatives to promote the award of City contracts to SLBEs; requiring annual reports on the SLBE Program; requiring periodic hearings on and review of the SLBE Program; providing for the appeal of certain adverse determinations by the Minority and Women’s Business Opportunity Office; setting certain penalties; correcting, conforming, and clarifying related provisions; and generall...
Sponsors: Helen L. Holton, President Young, Sharon Green Middleton, Eric T. Costello, Nick Mosby, Carl Stokes, Robert Curran, Warren Branch, Bill Henry, William "Pete" Welch, Mary Pat Clarke, Rochelle Spector
Indexes: Enterprise, Minority-Womens Business Program, Procurement, Small Business
Attachments: 1. 16-0723~1st Reader, 2. Finance 16-0723, 3. City Solicitor 16-0723, 4. MOED 16-0723, 5. MWBOO 16-0723, 6. BDC 16-0723, 7. MWBD 16-0723, 8. 2nd Reader Amendments 16-0723, 9. 3rd Reader Amendments 16-0723, 10. 16-0723~Enrolled 3rd Reader
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
12/5/20160 City Council Enacted, pursuant to Baltimore City Charter, Art. IV, Sec. 5(c)  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/20/20160 City Council Approved and Sent to the Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/19/20160 City Council 3rd Reader, Enrolled for Final Passage  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/12/20160 City Council 3rd Reader, for final passage  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/12/20160 Taxation, Finance and Economic Development Committee Recommended Favorably with Amendment  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/8/20160 Taxation, Finance and Economic Development Committee Recommended Favorably with AmendmentPass Action details Meeting details Not available
9/8/20160 Taxation, Finance and Economic Development Committee    Action details Meeting details Not available
8/15/20160 Taxation, Finance and Economic Development Committee Scheduled for a Public Hearing  Action details Meeting details Not available
8/11/20160 The City Council Refer to Office of Employee Development  Action details Meeting details Not available
8/11/20160 The City Council Refer to Dept. of Finance  Action details Meeting details Not available
8/11/20160 The City Council Refer to Baltimore Development Corporation  Action details Meeting details Not available
8/11/20160 The City Council Refer to Mayor's Office of Minority and Women-Owned Business Development  Action details Meeting details Not available
8/11/20160 The City Council Refer to Minority and Women's Business Oppertunity Office  Action details Meeting details Not available
8/11/20160 The City Council Refer to City Solicitor  Action details Meeting details Not available
8/8/20160 City Council Assigned  Action details Meeting details Not available
8/8/20160 City Council Introduced  Action details Meeting details Not available

Introduced by: Councilmember Holton


A Bill Entitled

An Ordinance concerning
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Minority and Women’s Business Enterprises - Small Local Business Enterprise Procurement Preferences
For the purpose of creating a Small Local Business Enterprise (“SLBE”) Program, to be administered by the Minority and Women’s Business Opportunity Office; requiring the establishment of Goal Setting Committees for certain specified industry categories; defining certain terms; establishing the eligibility requirements for firms seeking to participate in the SLBE Program; establishing graduation and suspension criteria for firms in the SLBE Program; authorizing the City to employ various affirmative procurement initiatives to promote the award of City contracts to SLBEs; requiring annual reports on the SLBE Program; requiring periodic hearings on and review of the SLBE Program; providing for the appeal of certain adverse determinations by the Minority and Women’s Business Opportunity Office; setting certain penalties; correcting, conforming, and clarifying related provisions; and generally relating to City procurement requirements.
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By repealing and reordaining, with amendments
Article 5. Finance, Property, and Procurement
Subtitle 28. Minority and Women's Business Enterprises
Baltimore City Code
(Edition 2000)

Section 1. Be it ordained by the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore, That the Laws of Baltimore City read as follows:

Baltimore City Code

Article 5. Finance, Property, and Procurement

Subtitle 28. Minority and Women’s Business Enterprises

Chapter 1. General Provisions

Part I. Definitions; General Provisions


§ 28-1. Definitions [ - A to H.]

(a) In gener...

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