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File #: 21740    Version: 1 Name: Political activity
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 3/16/2011 In control: ETHICS BOARD
On agenda: 9/6/2011 Final action: 9/6/2011
Enactment date: 9/13/2011 Enactment #: ORD-11-00122
Title: Amending Sec. 3.35(5)(b) of the Madison General Ordinances to clarify the cross-referenced meaning of the term “political activity.”
Sponsors: Michael E. Verveer
Fiscal Note
No appropriation is required.
Title
Amending Sec. 3.35(5)(b) of the Madison General Ordinances to clarify the cross-referenced meaning of the term “political activity.”
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DRAFTER'S ANALYSIS: This is a technical amendment to clarify the cross-referenced meaning of the term “political activity,” which is already defined in the Madison General Ordinances.*********************************************************************************** The Common Council of the City of Madison do hereby ordain as follows:
Subdivision (b) entitled “Privilege and Advantage” of Subsection (5) entitled “Standards of Conduct” of Section 3.35 entitled “Code of Ethics” of the Madison General Ordinances is amended to read as follows:
“(b) Privilege and Advantage. No incumbent shall request or permit the use of City-owned vehicles, equipment, materials, or property for personal convenience or profit, or for that of another, except when the same are available to the public generally or except where otherwise authorized by the Common Council. No incumbent shall grant any privilege, anything of value, special consideration, treatment or advantage to any person beyond that which is available to every other person except as may be specifically provided for by law. The use of City equipm...

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