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File #: 210004    Version: 0 Name:
Type: Bill Status: ENACTED
File created: 1/28/2021 In control: Committee on Finance
On agenda: Final action: 2/18/2021
Title: Authorizing and approving the execution and delivery of a Service Agreement between The City of Philadelphia and the Philadelphia Authority for Industrial Development relating to the refunding of certain bonds previously issued to finance and/or refinance Alternative Funding Mechanisms for a portion of the unfunded actuarial accrued liability of the City of Philadelphia Retirement System implemented pursuant to the Municipal Pension Plan Funding Standard and Recovery Act; approving the issuance by the Philadelphia Authority for Industrial Development of bonds, notes or other evidences of indebtedness in one or more series, to refund such bonds; authorizing and approving the City's obligation to pay in full when due the Service Fee and other amounts payable under the Service Agreement; authorizing certain City officers to take certain actions required to issue bonds, notes or other evidences of indebtedness; covenanting that the City will make necessary appropriations in each of the Cit...
Sponsors: Council President Clarke, Councilmember Green
Indexes: BONDS, RETIREMENT SYSTEM
Attachments: 1. 210004 - Exhibit, As Introduced.pdf, 2. CertifiedCopy21000400.pdf
Title
Authorizing and approving the execution and delivery of a Service Agreement between The City of Philadelphia and the Philadelphia Authority for Industrial Development relating to the refunding of certain bonds previously issued to finance and/or refinance Alternative Funding Mechanisms for a portion of the unfunded actuarial accrued liability of the City of Philadelphia Retirement System implemented pursuant to the Municipal Pension Plan Funding Standard and Recovery Act; approving the issuance by the Philadelphia Authority for Industrial Development of bonds, notes or other evidences of indebtedness in one or more series, to refund such bonds; authorizing and approving the City's obligation to pay in full when due the Service Fee and other amounts payable under the Service Agreement; authorizing certain City officers to take certain actions required to issue bonds, notes or other evidences of indebtedness; covenanting that the City will make necessary appropriations in each of the City's fiscal years to provide for the Service Fee and other amounts due under the Service Agreement; covenanting that the City will make timely payments of the Service Fee and other amounts due under the Service Agreement; authorizing and approving the Director of Finance and other City officers to take such actions, if any, as may be necessary or appropriate to accomplish the intent and purpose of this Ordinance; all under certain terms and conditions.

Body
WHEREAS, The City of Philadelphia (the "City") has established a pension and retirement system (the "City Retirement System") pursuant to Section 6-600 of the Philadelphia Home Rule Charter, by Ordinance approved December 3, 1956, as amended, and the Municipal Retirement Benefit Plan 1987 Ordinance, which became effective January 8, 1987, as amended; and

WHEREAS, the City is authorized, pursuant to the Municipal Pension Plan Funding Standard and Recovery Act, Act No. 205 of the General Assembly of the ...

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