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File #: 140865    Version: 0 Name:
Type: Bill Status: LAPSED
File created: 10/30/2014 In control: Committee on Public Health and Human Services
On agenda: Final action:
Title: Amending Title 6 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "Health Code," by amending Section 6-503, entitled "Licenses and Permits," to provide for additional requirements relating to food establishments, under certain terms and conditions.
Sponsors: Councilmember Bass
Indexes: HEALTH CODE
Code sections: 6-503 - Licenses and Permits, Title 6 - HEALTH CODE
Attachments: 1. Bill No. 14086500.pdf
Title
Amending Title 6 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled “Health Code,” by amending Section 6-503, entitled “Licenses and Permits,” to provide for additional requirements relating to food establishments, under certain terms and conditions.
 
Body
THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA HEREBY ORDAINS:
 
SECTION 1.      Title 6 of The Philadelphia Code is amended to read as follows:
 
TITLE 6.  HEALTH CODE.
 
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CHAPTER 6-500.  ADMINISTRATIVE PROVISIONS.
 
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§ 6-503.  Licenses and Permits.
 
      (1)      Issuance and Conditions.
 
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            (d)      The Department of Licenses and Inspections shall not issue a food establishment license if:
 
                  (.1)   there are any outstanding, uncorrected violations at the premises of this Health Code, the Zoning Code, or any safety-related provision of The Philadelphia Code; or
 
                  (.2)  the Department certifies that, as a result of multiple violations of this Health Code, the Zoning Code, or any safety-related provisions of The Philadelphia Code at the premises during the immediately preceding twelve months, issuance of the license to the applicant presents a significant risk to the health, safety or welfare of the public.  The Department may base such certification on violations for which the applicant or any related party was responsible; or
 
                  (.3) a food establishment license was denied pursuant to subsection (.2), above, to either the applicant or a related party within the immediately preceding twelve months.
 
            [(d)] (e)  All licenses shall:
 
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Explanation:
 
[Brackets] indicate matter deleted.
Italics indicate new matter added.
 
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