Madison, WI Header
Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Bookmark and Share
File #: 29473    Version: Name: Tech committee
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 3/12/2013 In control: COMMON COUNCIL ORGANIZATIONAL COMMITTEE (ended 4/2017)
On agenda: 5/21/2013 Final action: 5/21/2013
Enactment date: 5/30/2013 Enactment #: ORD-13-00089
Title: 2ND SUBSTITUTE Creating Section 33.53 of the Madison General Ordinances establishing the Digital Technology Committee.
Sponsors: Paul R. Soglin, Scott J. Resnick, Mark Clear, Maurice S. Cheeks
Attachments: 1. Version 1, 2. Version 2
Fiscal Note
Costs associated with staffing the Committee will be absorbed by the Information Technology Department's existing resources. No appropriation required.
Title
2ND SUBSTITUTE Creating Section 33.53 of the Madison General Ordinances establishing the Digital Technology Committee.
Body
DRAFTER'S ANALYSIS: This proposal creates a new standing committee, the Digital Technology Committee, and establishes the Committee’s mission and membership.
***********************************************************************************
The Common Council of the City of Madison do hereby ordain as follows:
Section 33.53 entitled “Digital Technology Committee” of the Madison General Ordinances is created as a committee to read as follows:
“33.53 DIGITAL TECHNOLOGY COMMITTEE.
(1) Digital Technology Committee. The Digital Technology Committee is created and shall be governed by this ordinance.
(2) Membership.
(a) The Digital Technology Committee shall consist of nine (9) voting members appointed by the Mayor subject to the approval of the Common Council on the third Tuesday of April for a term of three (3) years. Two (2) of the members shall be alderpersons who shall serve a term expiring concurrent with their terms as alders. The remaining seven (7) members shall be adult citizen appointees.
(b) When the Digital Technology Committee is first constituted, the initial appointments shall be staggered as follows: Two (2) citizen appointees shall be for a term of three (3) years; and two (2) citizen appointees shall be for a term of two (2) years; and three (3) citizen appointees shall be for a term of one (1) year.
(3) Staffing. The Information Technology Director, or his or her designee, shall serve the Digital Technology Committee as its nonvoting Executive Secretary. All matters to be considered by the Committee shall be submitted to the Executive Secretary who shall prepare the notice, agenda and minutes of all Committee meetings and perform such other du...

Click here for full text