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File #: 19-0452    Version: 0 Name: Employee-Owned Businesses - Reporting
Type: Ordinance Status: Enacted
File created: 10/7/2019 In control: Mayor
On agenda: Final action: 11/2/2020
Enactment #: 20-429
Title: Employee-Owned Businesses - Reporting For the purpose of requiring the Director of Finance to provide annual reports to the Mayor and the City Council regarding certain Baltimore City employee-owned businesses; defining certain terms; and specifying the contents of the required reports.
Sponsors: Bill Henry, Ryan Dorsey, Zeke Cohen, Mary Pat Clarke, Kristerfer Burnett
Indexes: Business, Employee, Reporting Requirements
Attachments: 1. 19-0452~1st Reader, 2. Law 19-0452, 3. BDC 19-0452, 4. Employee-Owned Businesses Reporting- CWB Testimony (002), 5. Labor - 19-0452 - Employee Owned Businesses - Reporting, 6. Agenda 19-0452, 7. DGS 19-0452, 8. Finance 19-0452, 9. Bill 19-0452 Employee Owned Business_Testimony_Nina Della Vecchia, 10. DPW 19-0452, 11. DPW_2020 Small Business Development Program-GBD_Flyer, 12. DOT 19-0452, 13. Labor - Hearing Notes Bill 19-0452, 14. Minutes 19-0452, 15. Rec and Parks 19-0452, 16. Meeting Agenda 19-0452, 17. Meeting Minutes 19-0452, 18. Labor - Hearing Notes Bill 19-0452 (2), 19. 2nd Reader Amendment 19-0452, 20. 19-0452~3rd Reader, 21. Signed Ordinance 19-0452
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
11/2/20200 City Council Enacted with no signature from Mayor (passage of 3 council meetings)  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/21/20200 City Council Approved and Sent to the Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
8/17/20200 Labor Committee Recommended Favorably with Amendment  Action details Meeting details Not available
8/17/20200 City Council 3rd Reader, for final passage  Action details Meeting details Not available
8/13/20200 Labor Committee Recommended Favorably with AmendmentPass Action details Meeting details Not available
7/30/20200 Labor Committee Worksession  Action details Meeting details Not available
7/6/20200 Labor Committee Scheduled for a Public Hearing  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/10/20190 The City Council Refer to Baltimore Development Corporation  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/10/20190 The City Council Refer to Dept. of Finance  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/10/20190 The City Council Refer to Minority and Women's Business Oppertunity Office  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/10/20190 The City Council Refer to City Solicitor  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/10/20190 The City Council Refer to Dept. of Recreation and Parks  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/10/20190 The City Council Refer to Dept. of Public Works  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/10/20190 The City Council Refer to Dept. of General Services  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/10/20190 The City Council Refer to Dept. of Transportation  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/7/20190 City Council Assigned  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/7/20190 City Council Introduced  Action details Meeting details Not available
Introductory*

City of Baltimore
Council Bill

Introduced by: Councilmember Henry
A Bill Entitled

An Ordinance concerning
title
Employee-Owned Businesses - Reporting
For the purpose of requiring the Director of Finance to provide annual reports to the Mayor and the City Council regarding certain Baltimore City employee-owned businesses; defining certain terms; and specifying the contents of the required reports.
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By adding
Article 5 - Finance, Property, and Procurement
Section(s) 14-1 to 14-5,to be under the new subtitle,
“Subtitle 14. Employee-Owned Businesses”
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 14. Employee-Owned Businesses

§ 14-1. Definitions.

(a) In general.

In this subtitle, the following terms have the meanings indicated.

(b) Director.

“Director” means the Director of the Department of Finance or the Director’s designee.

(c) Employee-owned business.

“Employee-owned business” means a business in which:

(1) the business’s employees are represented on the board of directors and the business’s employees control the majority of the voting stock; or

(2) the trustees are elected by the business’s employees, if the business is held in trust that controls the majority of the voting stock.

§ 14-2. Director of Finance to report.

(a) In general.

No later than 3 months after the end of each fiscal year, the Director shall submit a report to the Mayor and the City Council regarding employee-owned businesses in Baltimore City...

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