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File #: 161106    Version: Name:
Type: Bill Status: ENACTED
File created: 12/8/2016 In control: Committee on Commerce & Economic Development
On agenda: Final action: 9/28/2017
Title: Amending Chapter 17-1600 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "Economic Opportunity Plans," by further providing with respect to Section 17-1603, entitled "Economic Opportunity Plans: Contents," including but not limited to, changes in the criteria which require a Project or Contract Oversight Committee, all under certain terms and conditions.
Sponsors: Councilmember Reynolds Brown, Councilmember Domb, Councilmember Parker, Councilmember Green
Indexes: ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY PLANS
Code sections: 17-1600 - Economic Opportunity Plans, 17-1603 - Economic Opportunity Plans: Contents
Attachments: 1. Bill No. 16110601, As Amended.pdf, 2. CertifiedCopy16110601.pdf
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsVideo
10/11/20171 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Not available
9/28/20171 CITY COUNCIL READ AND PASSEDPass17:0 Action details Not available
9/21/20171 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PLACED ON THIS DAY`S FIRST READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
9/21/20171 CITY COUNCIL SUSPEND THE RULES OF THE COUNCILPass  Action details Not available
9/21/20171 CITY COUNCIL READ AND ORDERED PLACED ON NEXT WEEK'S SECOND READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
9/19/20170 Committee on Commerce & Economic Development HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Not available
9/19/20170 Committee on Commerce & Economic Development HEARING HELD   Action details Not available
9/19/20170 Committee on Commerce & Economic Development AMENDED   Action details Not available
9/19/20171 Committee on Commerce & Economic Development REPORTED FAVORABLY, RULE SUSPENSION REQUESTED   Action details Not available
12/8/20160 CITY COUNCIL Introduced and ReferredPass  Action details Not available
Title
Amending Chapter 17-1600 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "Economic Opportunity Plans," by further providing with respect to Section 17-1603, entitled "Economic Opportunity Plans: Contents," including but not limited to, changes in the criteria which require a Project or Contract Oversight Committee, all under certain terms and conditions.

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THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA HEREBY ORDAINS:

SECTION 1. Chapter 17-1600 of The Philadelphia Code is hereby amended to read as follows:

CHAPTER 17-1600. ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY PLANS.

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ยง 17-1603. Economic Opportunity Plan: Contents.
(1) For a Covered Project or Contract subject to City Council approval (other than a Covered Project or Contract subject to Section 8-200(2) or 8-201 of the Home Rule Charter), an Economic Opportunity Plan prototype shall be produced by the certifying agency in conjunction with Council, and serve as the primary form for submission and compliance procedures in accordance with the provisions of this chapter:

(a) The Economic Opportunity Plan prototype and associated contract or project specific details shall be developed and agreed to by the contracting agency, the certifying agency, representatives of City Council designated by the Council President; and, subsequently, by the contractor, developer or recipient of financial assistance. The contents therein shall constitute the entire Economic Opportunity Plan. Provisions for compliance shall include, though not necessarily be limited to, the following commitments:

(.1) To provide (A) meaningful and representative opportunities for M/W/DSBEs to participate in all phases of the Covered Project or Contract; and (B) an appropriately diverse workforce in all phases of the Covered Project or Contract with regard to minority, female and disabled persons. In furtherance thereof, the contractor, developer or recipient of financial assistance shall use its best and good faith effor...

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