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File #: 40084    Version: 1 Name: 2015 City Attorney's Reviser's Ordinance
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 9/8/2015 In control: COMMON COUNCIL ORGANIZATIONAL COMMITTEE (ended 4/2017)
On agenda: 10/20/2015 Final action: 10/20/2015
Enactment date: 10/29/2015 Enactment #: ORD-15-00116
Title: Amending and repealing various sections of the Madison General Ordinances to correct inconsistencies and improper references in the Madison General Ordinances, constituting the 2015 City Attorney Reviser's Ordinance.
Sponsors: CITY ATTORNEY
Attachments: 1. Body, 2. Map

Fiscal Note

No appropriation required.

Title

Amending and repealing various sections of the Madison General Ordinances to correct inconsistencies and improper references in the Madison General Ordinances, constituting the 2015 City Attorney Reviser's Ordinance.

Body

DRAFTER'S ANALYSIS:  This is the annual City Attorney's Reviser's ordinance, correcting certain parts of the Madison General Ordinances (MGO), the City's code of ordinances. 

The proposed changes in this ordinance are as follows:

1.                     Sec. 1.08(3)(a), MGO, is amended to correct outdated bail deposits regarding diseased trees.

2.                     Sec. 3.35(9)(a)5., MGO, is amended to correct an outdated reference to the MGO’s.

3.                     Secs. 11.06(6)(d1. and 2., MGO, are amended to correct repealed Vehicle Code sections cross-referenced in Chapter 11.

4.                     Sec. 12.167(1)(d), MGO, is amended to correct an erroneous description of the Central Business District boundaries.      

5.                     Sec. 16.23(3)(a)4., MGO, is amended to update text pertaining to the newly adopted Historic Preservation ordinance.

6.                     Sec. 24.08(3)(g), MGO, is amended to correct an outdated reference to the MGO’s.

7.                     Sec. 24.12(2), MGO, is amended to include the Central Business District map at the end of the panhandling ordinance.

8.                     Sec. 28.102, MGO, is amended to correct erroneous references to the corresponding maps.

9.                     Sec. 28.131(2), MGO, was inadvertently omitted from the Legistar file.  This corrects that omission by repealing the text.

10.                     Sec. 33.52(4), MGO, is amended to update the title of Food and Alcohol Policy Coordinator to Food and Alcohol Policy Administrator.

11.                     In accord to change 10, this directive provides the City Attorney authority to update throughout the MGO’s all references to the Food and Alcohol Policy Coordinator.

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The Common Council of the City of Madison do hereby ordain as follows:

                     Please see "Body" in Attachments.