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File #: 40157    Version: 1 Name: Permitting Clerk to issue license to applicant under a payment plan
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 9/18/2015 In control: BOARD OF ESTIMATES (ended 4/2017)
On agenda: 10/20/2015 Final action: 10/20/2015
Enactment date: 10/29/2015 Enactment #: ORD-15-00112
Title: Creating Section 9.01(2)(a) of the Madison General Ordinances to allow the clerk to issue a license or permit to an applicant who owes unpaid forfeitures provided applicant is under a payment plan.
Sponsors: Paul R. Soglin

Fiscal Note

No expenditure required.

Title

Creating Section 9.01(2)(a) of the Madison General Ordinances to allow the clerk to issue a license or permit to an applicant who owes unpaid forfeitures provided applicant is under a payment plan.

Body

DRAFTER'S ANALYSIS:  This proposal would permit the City Clerk to issue a license or permit to an applicant that owes unpaid forfeitures, provided that the applicant has entered into a payment plan for the amount owed, payments have been made under the payment plan and the applicant is current under the payment plan.

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

                     Subdivision (a) entitled “Payment Plans” of Subsection (2) of Section 9.01 entitled “Duty of Clerk with Regard to Licenses; Payment of Taxes, Claims, Forfeitures, Judgments, etc., Appeal” of the Madison General Ordinances is created to read as follows:

“(a)                     Payment Plans.  Notwithstanding Subsection (2), the City Clerk may issue a license or permit to an applicant who owes money to the City for unpaid forfeitures or judgments resulting from conviction for violation of any Madison General Ordinance if the applicant:

1.                     Has entered into a payment plan for payment of the money owed to the City;

2.                     Has made payments to the City under said payment plan; and

                     3.                     Is current with such payments.”