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File #: 220261    Version: 0 Name:
Type: Bill Status: ENACTED
File created: 3/24/2022 In control: Committee on Labor and Civil Service
On agenda: Final action: 5/12/2022
Title: Amending Section 20-101 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "Residence Requirements," by clarifying that temporary residence outside the City, including for military service or educational purposes, does not prevent a person, including a police recruit, from meeting the Residence Requirement.
Sponsors: Council President Clarke, Councilmember Parker
Indexes: RESIDENCY REQUIREMENTS
Attachments: 1. Bill No. 22026100.pdf, 2. CertifiedCopy22026100
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsVideo
5/24/20220 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Not available
5/12/20220 CITY COUNCIL READ AND PASSEDPass16:0 Action details Not available
5/5/20220 CITY COUNCIL SUSPEND THE RULES OF THE COUNCIL   Action details Not available
5/5/20220 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PLACED ON THIS DAY`S FIRST READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
5/5/20220 CITY COUNCIL READ AND ORDERED PLACED ON NEXT WEEK'S SECOND READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
5/2/20220 Committee on Labor and Civil Service HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Not available
5/2/20220 Committee on Labor and Civil Service HEARING HELD   Action details Not available
5/2/20220 Committee on Labor and Civil Service REPORTED FAVORABLY, RULE SUSPENSION REQUESTED   Action details Not available
3/24/20220 CITY COUNCIL Introduced and Referred   Action details Not available

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Amending Section 20-101 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled “Residence Requirements,” by clarifying that temporary residence outside the City, including for military service or educational purposes, does not prevent a person, including a police recruit, from meeting the Residence Requirement.

 

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THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA HEREBY ORDAINS:

 

 SECTION 1.  Section 20-101 of The Philadelphia Code is hereby amended to read as follows:

 

 §20-101. Residence Requirements.

 

 (1) No person shall be appointed as an employee in the civil service of the City unless he or she has been a bona fide resident of the City for at least one year prior to his or her appointment. A bona fide resident of the City for at least one year prior to leaving the City for military service or attendance at a post-secondary educational institution shall be deemed to meet the residency requirement if he or she resumes bona fide residence in the City within six months of completing the military service or post-secondary education.

 

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Explanation:

 

[Brackets] indicate matter deleted.

Italics indicate new matter added.

 

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