Section 107-497; Defeated B317-06; Amending Chapter 2 of the City Code as it relates to conflicts of interest rules for several city commissions


Ordinance No. Defeated                        Council Bill No. B 317-06

     AN ORDINANCE

amending Chapter 2 of the City Code as it relates to conflicts of interest rules for several city commissions; and fixing the time when this ordinance shall become effective.

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF COLUMBIA, MISSOURI, AS FOLLOWS:

    SECTION 1.    Chapter 2 of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Columbia, Missouri, is hereby amended as follows:

Material to be deleted in strikeout; material to be added underlined.

DIVISION 2.  CULTURAL AFFAIRS

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Sec. 2-236. Conflicts of interest.

Commission members shall not serve on the board of directors or be employed by any private agency which applies for funding through the commission or which receives funding upon recommendation of the commission. A commission member who serves on the board of directors of or is an employee of an agency that applies for funding through the commission or which receives funding upon recommendation of the commission shall abstain from voting on any matter relating to that agency.  Any commission member who violates this section shall automatically forfeit the office. It shall be the duty of the chair of the commission to promptly notify the city council of the vacancy.

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DIVISION 4.  BOONE COUNTY COMMUNITY SERVICES
ADVISORY COMMISSION

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Sec. 2-270. Conflicts of interest.

Commission members shall not serve on the board of directors or be employed by any agency which applies for funding through the commission or which receives funding upon recommendation of the commission. A commission member who serves on the board of directors of or is an employee of an agency that applies for funding through the commission or which receives funding upon recommendation of the commission shall abstain from voting on any matter relating to that agency.  Any commission member who violates this section shall automatically forfeit the office. It shall be the duty of the chair of the commission to promptly notify the city council of the vacancy.

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DIVISION 7.  COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT

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Sec. 2-331. Conflict of interest.

Commission members shall not serve on the board of directors or be employed by any agency which applies for funding through the commission or which receives funding upon recommendation of the commission. A commission member who serves on the board of directors of or is an employee of an agency that applies for funding through the commission or which receives funding upon recommendation of the commission shall abstain from voting on any matter relating to that agency.  Any commission members who violates this section shall automatically forfeit his office. It shall be the duty of the chairman of the board to promptly notify the city council of the vacancy.

    SECTION 2.    This ordinance shall be in full force and effect from and after its passage.

    DEFEATED this 21st day of August, 2006.