header-left
Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Bookmark and Share
File #: 170334    Version: 0 Name:
Type: Bill Status: ENACTED
File created: 4/6/2017 In control: Committee on Law and Government
On agenda: Final action: 5/4/2017
Title: Amending Chapter 9-1100 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "Fair Practices Ordinance: Protections Against Unlawful Discrimination," by adding a provision authorizing the Commission on Human Relations to order a respondent to cease operations as a remedial measure, under certain terms and conditions.
Sponsors: Councilmember Green, Councilmember Green
Indexes: FAIR PRACTICES, UNLAWFUL DISCRIMINATION
Code sections: 9-1100 - Fair Practices
Attachments: 1. CertifiedCopy17033400.pdf
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultAction DetailsVideo
5/17/20170 MAYOR SIGNED  Action details Not available
5/17/20170 MAYOR SIGNED  Action details Not available
5/4/20170 CITY COUNCIL READ AND PASSEDPass Action details Not available
5/4/20170 CITY COUNCIL READ AND PASSEDPass Action details Not available
4/27/20170 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PLACED ON THIS DAY`S FIRST READING CALENDAR  Action details Not available
4/27/20170 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PLACED ON THIS DAY`S FIRST READING CALENDAR  Action details Not available
4/27/20170 CITY COUNCIL SUSPEND THE RULES OF THE COUNCILPass Action details Not available
4/27/20170 CITY COUNCIL SUSPEND THE RULES OF THE COUNCILPass Action details Not available
4/27/20170 CITY COUNCIL READ AND ORDERED PLACED ON NEXT WEEK'S SECOND READING CALENDAR  Action details Not available
4/27/20170 CITY COUNCIL READ AND ORDERED PLACED ON NEXT WEEK'S SECOND READING CALENDAR  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 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 HEARING HELD  Action details Not available
4/24/20170 Committee on Law and Government REPORTED FAVORABLY, RULE SUSPENSION REQUESTED  Action details Not available
4/24/20170 Committee on Law and Government REPORTED FAVORABLY, RULE SUSPENSION REQUESTED  Action details Not available
4/6/20170 CITY COUNCIL Introduced and ReferredPass Action details Not available
4/6/20170 CITY COUNCIL Introduced and ReferredPass Action details Not available

Title

Amending Chapter 9-1100 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled “Fair Practices Ordinance: Protections Against Unlawful Discrimination,” by adding a provision authorizing the Commission on Human Relations to order a respondent to cease operations as a remedial measure, under certain terms and conditions.

 

Body

THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA HEREBY ORDAINS:

 

SECTION 1.  Chapter 9-1100 of The Philadelphia Code is hereby amended to read as follows:

 

CHAPTER 9-1100.  FAIR PRACTICES ORDINANCE:  PROTECTIONS AGAINST UNLAWFUL DISCRIMINATION.

 

*                     *                     *

 

§ 9-1118.  Decision and Order.

 

*                     *                     *

 

                     (3)                     In addition to the remedies authorized in Sections 9-1105, 9-1107 and 9-1110 of this Chapter, and remedies for other violations of this Chapter, the Commission may, upon a finding that a respondent has engaged in severe or repeated violations without effective efforts to remediate the violations, order that the respondent cease its business operations in the City for a specified period of time.

 

*                     *                     *

 

SECTION 2.  This ordinance shall take effect immediately.

 

 

 

___________________________________

Explanation:

 

Italics indicate new matter added.

 

End