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File #: 220243    Version: 0 Name:
Type: Bill Status: IN MAYOR'S OFFICE
File created: 3/17/2022 In control: Committee on Streets and Services
On agenda: Final action: 6/16/2022
Title: Amending Chapter 10-700 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "Refuse and Littering," by adding new definition for third party administrators, and revising Section 10-718 to sanction third party administrators as enforcers of illegal dumping violations, all under certain terms and conditions.
Sponsors: Councilmember Oh
Indexes: REFUSE AND LITTERING
Attachments: 1. Bill No. 22024300.pdf
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsVideo
6/16/20220 CITY COUNCIL READ AND PASSEDPass17:0 Action details Not available
6/9/20220 CITY COUNCIL SUSPEND THE RULES OF THE COUNCIL   Action details Not available
6/9/20220 CITY COUNCIL READ AND ORDERED PLACED ON NEXT WEEK'S SECOND READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
6/9/20220 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PLACED ON THIS DAY`S FIRST READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
6/7/20220 Committee on Streets and Services HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Not available
6/7/20220 Committee on Streets and Services HEARING HELD   Action details Not available
6/7/20220 Committee on Streets and Services REPORTED FAVORABLY, RULE SUSPENSION REQUESTED   Action details Not available
3/17/20220 CITY COUNCIL Introduced and Referred   Action details Not available
Title
Amending Chapter 10-700 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "Refuse and Littering," by adding new definition for third party administrators, and revising Section 10-718 to sanction third party administrators as enforcers of illegal dumping violations, all under certain terms and conditions.

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THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA HEREBY ORDAINS:

SECTION 1. Chapter 10-700 of The Philadelphia Code is amended to read as follows:

CHAPTER 10-700. REFUSE AND LITTERING.

? 10-701. Definitions.

In this Chapter the following definitions apply:

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(18) Third Party Administrator. Any public or private entity contracted by the Streets Department to enforce the provisions of this Chapter.

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? 10-718. Enforcement.

(1) For the purposes of enforcing the provisions of this Chapter, notice of violation under Section 1-112 shall be issued by police officers, authorized inspectors within the Department or the Department of Licenses and Inspections, authorized third-party administrators, or any other person authorized to enforce ordinances; provided that, for purposes of subsection 1-112 (3), the required amount to be remitted shall be fifty dollars ($50), except as follows:

(a) For violations of Section 10-711 (Handbills on Vehicles), Section 10-723 (Handbills on Sidewalks, Streets and Private Property), Section 10-723.1 (Removing Handbills), or Section 10-723.2 (Distribution of Handbills): one hundred dollars ($100);

(b) For violations of Section 10-702 (Litter in Public Places), subsection 10-703(2) (Placing Household Refuse in a Public Receptacle), or Section 10-722 (Use of Dumpsters): one hundred fifty dollars ($150); and

(c) For violations of Section 10-710: no stipulated payment shall be allowed.

(2) The Department may by regulation provide for stipulated amounts other than those provided in subsections (1)(a) and (b).

(3) Whenever a police officer has probable cause to believe a vehicle was or i...

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