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File #: 55494    Version: 1 Name: Proclaiming April 2019 as Child Abuse Prevention Month.
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 4/19/2019 In control: Council Office
On agenda: 4/30/2019 Final action: 4/30/2019
Enactment date: 5/6/2019 Enactment #: RES-19-00327
Title: Proclaiming April 2019 as Child Abuse Prevention Month.
Sponsors: Shiva Bidar, Barbara Harrington-McKinney, Satya V. Rhodes-Conway, Syed Abbas, Christian A. Albouras, Samba Baldeh, Sheri Carter, Tag Evers, Grant Foster, Keith Furman, Patrick W. Heck, Zachary Henak, Rebecca Kemble, Lindsay Lemmer, Arvina Martin, Donna V. Moreland, Avra Reddy, Marsha A. Rummel, Paul E. Skidmore, Michael J. Tierney, Michael E. Verveer
Attachments: 1. Flow Chart and 101 Ways to Praise Kids.pdf
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsWatch
4/30/20191 COMMON COUNCIL Adopt Under Suspension of Rules 2.04, 2.05, 2.24, and 2.25Pass Action details Meeting details Not available
4/19/20191 Council Office RECOMMEND TO COUNCIL TO ADOPT UNDER SUSPENSION OF RULES 2.04, 2.05, 2.24, & 2.25 - MISC. ITEMS  Action details Meeting details Not available

Fiscal Note

No fiscal impact.


Proclaiming April 2019 as Child Abuse Prevention Month.


WHEREAS, child abuse is a complex and ongoing problem in our society, affecting great numbers of children in the City of Madison; and


WHEREAS, every child is entitled to be loved, cared for, nurtured, and secure and to be free from verbal abuse, sexual abuse, emotional and psychical abuse and neglect; and


WHEREAS, the City of Madison has dedicated individuals and organizations who work daily to counter the problem of child abuse and neglect to help parents obtain the assistance they need; and


WHEREAS, City of Madison residents celebrate children, this city’s greatest resource and the community leaders of tomorrow;


NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the Mayor and Common Council of the City of Madison do hereby proclaim the month of April 2019 as Child Abuse Prevention Month.