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File #: 171118    Version: 0 Name:
Type: Bill Status: ENACTED
File created: 12/14/2017 In control: Committee on Legislative Oversight
On agenda: Final action: 3/1/2018
Title: Amending Chapter 10-800 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "Safety," by repealing certain provisions of Section 10-806 (relating to construction of reviewing stands) and amending other provisions of said Section, all under certain terms and conditions.
Sponsors: Councilmember Johnson, Councilmember Taubenberger, Councilmember Quiñones Sánchez, Councilmember Green, Councilmember Henon
Indexes: SAFETY
Code sections: 10-800 - Safety
Attachments: 1. CertifiedCopy17111800.pdf
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsVideo
3/14/20180 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Not available
3/1/20180 CITY COUNCIL READ AND PASSEDPass17:0 Action details Not available
2/22/20180 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PLACED ON THIS DAY`S FIRST READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
2/22/20180 CITY COUNCIL SUSPEND THE RULES OF THE COUNCILPass  Action details Not available
2/22/20180 CITY COUNCIL READ AND ORDERED PLACED ON NEXT WEEK'S SECOND READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
2/21/20180 Legislative Oversight Committee HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Not available
2/21/20180 Legislative Oversight Committee HEARING HELD   Action details Not available
2/21/20180 Legislative Oversight Committee REPORTED FAVORABLY, RULE SUSPENSION REQUESTED   Action details Not available
12/14/20170 CITY COUNCIL Introduced and ReferredPass  Action details Not available
Title
Amending Chapter 10-800 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "Safety," by repealing certain provisions of Section 10-806 (relating to construction of reviewing stands) and amending other provisions of said Section, all under certain terms and conditions.

Body
WHEREAS, On March 2, 2017, Philadelphia City Council adopted Resolution No. 170179, authorizing the creation of a "Special Committee on Regulatory Review and Reform" to identify archaic, superfluous, and confusing provisions in The Philadelphia Code and in departmental regulations; and to recommend revisions that streamline, clarify and enhance the City's regulatory environment, for the purpose of accelerating the growth of well-paying jobs in Philadelphia while ensuring the safety and well-being of its residents; and

WHEREAS, The Special Committee on Regulatory Review and Reform has identified the provisions described in the title to this proposed Ordinance as non-essential and overdue for repeal; now, therefore

THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA HEREBY ORDAINS:

SECTION 1. Chapter 10-800 of The Philadelphia Code is amended to read as follows:

CHAPTER 10-800. SAFETY.

§ 10-806. Reviewing Stands - Construction.

[(1) No person shall erect any stand for the purpose of reviewing any parade, procession, or festivity of any kind without first obtaining a permit to do so from the Department of Licenses and Inspections.

(2) The fee shall be $2. for the first 500 square feet of surface area to be covered by such stand and an additional fee of $1. for each additional 500 square feet of surface area to be covered by such stand.]

[(3)](1) [All such stands] Any stand erected for the purpose of reviewing any parade, procession, or festivity of any kind must be erected in conformity with the conditions and regulations issued by the Department of Licenses and Inspections [and any permit shall be revoked if the stand does not so conform].

[(4)](2) The Department of Licenses an...

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