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File #: 19-0379    Version: 0 Name: Charter Amendment - Ordinance of Estimates
Type: Mayor and City Council Res. Status: Enacted
File created: 4/29/2019 In control: City Council
On agenda: Final action: 7/27/2020
Enactment #: 20-25
Title: Charter Amendment - Ordinance of Estimates For the purpose of authorizing the City Council to amend the Ordinance of Estimates to increase items of appropriation or add items for new purposes, subject to certain limitations; deleting the requirement that supplementary appropriations be recommended by the Board of Estimates; correcting, clarifying, and conforming related provisions; and submitting this amendment to the qualified voters of the City for adoption or rejection.
Sponsors: Bill Henry, Ryan Dorsey, Zeke Cohen, Edward Reisinger, Mary Pat Clarke, Eric T. Costello, Sharon Green Middleton, Robert Stokes, Sr., John T. Bullock, Leon F. Pinkett, III, Isaac "Yitzy" Schleifer, Shannon Sneed, Brandon M. Scott, Kristerfer Burnett
Indexes: Charter Amendment, Ordinance of Estimates
Attachments: 1. 19-0379~1st Reader, 2. Law 19-0379, 3. Finance 19-0379, 4. Notre Dame of Maryland University Campus Map, 5. 2nd Reader Amendments 19-0379 1, 6. 2nd Reader Amendments 19-0379 2, 7. 19-0379~3rd Reader, 8. Signed Ordinance 19-0379
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
7/27/20200 Mayor Signed by Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
7/6/20200 City Council Approved and Sent to the Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
6/22/20200 City Council 3rd Reader, for final passage  Action details Meeting details Not available
6/18/20200 Equity and Structure Committee Recommended Favorably with AmendmentPass Action details Meeting details Not available
6/15/20200 Equity and Structure Committee Worksession  Action details Meeting details Not available
6/15/20200 Equity and Structure Committee Worksession  Action details Meeting details Not available
5/11/20200 City Council Re-referred to Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
5/11/20200 Equity and Structure Committee Recommended Favorably with Amendment  Action details Meeting details Not available
5/4/20200 Equity and Structure Committee Recommended Favorably with AmendmentPass Action details Meeting details Not available
4/29/20200 Equity and Structure Committee Worksession  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/27/20200 Equity and Structure Committee Worksession  Action details Meeting details Not available
3/12/20200 Equity and Structure Committee Worksession  Action details Meeting details Not available
3/6/20200 Equity and Structure Committee Worksession  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/7/20200 Equity and Structure Committee Worksession  Action details Meeting details Not available
1/22/20200 Equity and Structure Committee Worksession  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/16/20190 City Council Reassigned  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/16/20190 Equity and Structure Committee Scheduled for a Public Hearing  Action details Meeting details Not available
7/22/20190 City Council Reassigned  Action details Meeting details Not available
5/2/20190 City Council President Refer to City Solicitor  Action details Meeting details Not available
5/2/20190 City Council President Refer to Dept. of Finance  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/29/20190 City Council Assigned  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/29/20190 City Council Introduced  Action details Meeting details Not available
Explanation: Capitals indicate matter added to existing law.
[Brackets] indicate matter deleted from existing law.

* Warning: This is an unofficial, introductory copy of the bill.
The official copy considered by the City Council is the first reader copy.
Introductory*

City of Baltimore
Council Bill
(Charter Amendment)

Introduced by: Councilmember Henry

A Resolution Entitled

A Resolution of the Mayor and City Council concerning
title
Charter Amendment - Ordinance of Estimates
For the purpose of authorizing the City Council to amend the Ordinance of Estimates to increase items of appropriation or add items for new purposes, subject to certain limitations; deleting the requirement that supplementary appropriations be recommended by the Board of Estimates; correcting, clarifying, and conforming related provisions; and submitting this amendment to the qualified voters of the City for adoption or rejection.
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By proposing to amend
Article VI - Board of Estimates
Section(s) 7(a), 7(b), and 8(b)
Baltimore City Charter
(1996 Edition)

Section 1. Be it resolved by the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore, That the City Charter is proposed to be amended to read as follows:

Baltimore City Charter

Article VI. Board of Estimates

ยง 7. Enactment of Ordinance of Estimates.

(a) Introduction; authorized cuts.

(1) [Upon] On receipt of the proposed Ordinance of Estimates and the accompanying materials, the President of the City Council shall promptly cause it to be introduced in the City Council, and the Council shall [thereafter] hold public hearings on the proposed Ordinance of Estimates.

(2) By a majority vote of its members, the City Council may reduce or eliminate any of the amounts in the prop...

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