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File #: 170204    Version: Name:
Type: Bill Status: ENACTED
File created: 3/2/2017 In control: Committee on Law and Government
On agenda: Final action: 6/15/2017
Title: Amending Chapter 10-200 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "Ethnic Intimidation and Institutional Vandalism," to clarify and revise its scope and related penalties, all under certain terms and conditions.
Sponsors: Councilmember Johnson
Indexes: ETHNIC INTIMIDATION AND INSTITUTIONAL VANDALISM
Code sections: 10-200 - Ethnic Intimidation and Institutional Vandalism
Attachments: 1. CertifiedCopy17020401.pdf
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsVideo
6/22/20171 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Not available
6/15/20171 CITY COUNCIL READ AND PASSEDPass17:0 Action details Not available
6/8/20171 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PLACED ON THIS DAY`S FIRST READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
6/8/20171 CITY COUNCIL SUSPEND THE RULES OF THE COUNCILPass  Action details Not available
6/8/20171 CITY COUNCIL READ AND ORDERED PLACED ON NEXT WEEK'S SECOND READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
6/7/20170 Committee on Law and Government HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Not available
6/7/20170 Committee on Law and Government HEARING HELD   Action details Not available
6/7/20170 Committee on Law and Government AMENDED   Action details Not available
6/7/20171 Committee on Law and Government REPORTED FAVORABLY, RULE SUSPENSION REQUESTED   Action details Not available
4/24/20170 Committee on Law and Government HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Not available
4/24/20170 Committee on Law and Government HEARING HELD   Action details Not available
4/24/20170 Committee on Law and Government RECESSED   Action details Not available
3/2/20170 CITY COUNCIL Introduced and ReferredPass  Action details Not available

Title

Amending Chapter 10-200 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled “Ethnic Intimidation and Institutional Vandalism,” to clarify and revise its scope and related penalties, all under certain terms and conditions.

 

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THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA HEREBY ORDAINS:

 

SECTION 1.  Chapter 10-200 of The Philadelphia Code is hereby amended to read as follows:

 

 

CHAPTER 10-200.  ETHNIC INTIMIDATION AND INSTITUTIONAL VANDALISM.

 

§ 10-201.  Definitions.

 

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                     (2)                     Institutional vandalism is the intentional desecration, as defined in Section 5509 of the Crime Code (18 Pa. C.S. § 5509), vandalizing, defacing, defiling or otherwise damaging (including by application of stickers or any other material) of:

 

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                                          (f)                     any property located in any facility set forth in subsections 2(a), 2(b) or 2(c), including, but not limited to, any headstone, grave marker, or gravesite;

 

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§ 10-203.  Penalties.

 

                     (1)                     Violation of any provision of this Chapter is subject to the monetary fines established for a Class III offense and, upon the third successive violation, imprisonment of up to thirty (30) days. Section 1-112 ("Notices of Violation") shall not be applicable to this Chapter.  Each act of ethnic intimidation and each act of institutional vandalism, including each act of vandalizing an individual headstone, grave marker, or gravesite, shall constitute a separate violation.

 

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Explanation:

 

Italics indicate new matter added.

 

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