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File #: O-15-47   
Type: Ordinance Status: Enacted
File created: 3/16/2015 In control: City Council
Final action: 5/4/2015
Enactment date: 5/21/2015 Enactment #: O-2015-019
Title: C/S Amending The City's Purchasing Ordinance, Sections 5-5-11 Relating To Capital Project Purchases And 5-5-31 Relating To Pay Equity Reporting To Provide For A 5% Preference For Companies That Have Gender Pay Equity (Gibson, Pe?a, Winter)
Attachments: 1. O-47, 2. O-47 Approved Committee Substitute, 3. O-47CSfinal
Date Action ByActionResultAction Details
5/21/2015 City Clerk Published  Action details
5/21/2015 Mayor Signed by the Mayor  Action details
5/11/2015 City Council Sent to Mayor for Signature  Action details
5/4/2015 City Council PassedPass Action details
4/20/2015 City Council Accepted with a recommendation Do Pass, As Substituted  Action details
4/13/2015 Finance & Government Operations Committee Sent to Council with a recommendation of Do Pass, as SubstitutedPass Action details
4/13/2015 Finance & Government Operations Committee SubstitutedPass Action details
3/16/2015 City Council Introduced and Referred  Action details
3/16/2015 President Referred  Action details
CITY of ALBUQUERQUE
TWENTY FIRST COUNCIL


COUNCIL BILL NO. C/S O-15-47 ENACTMENT NO. ________________________

SPONSORED BY: Diane Gibson, Klarissa Pe?a, Brad Winter


ORDINANCE
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C/S Amending The City's Purchasing Ordinance, Sections 5-5-11 Relating To Capital Project Purchases And 5-5-31 Relating To Pay Equity Reporting To Provide For A 5% Preference For Companies That Have Gender Pay Equity (Gibson, Pe?a, Winter)
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AMENDING THE CITY'S PURCHASING ORDINANCE, SECTIONS 5-5-11 RELATING TO CAPITAL PROJECT PURCHASES AND 5-5-31 RELATING TO PAY EQUITY REPORTING TO PROVIDE FOR A 5% PREFERENCE FOR COMPANIES THAT HAVE GENDER PAY EQUITY.
WHEREAS, equal pay between men and women is a national concern, affecting families and society in general; and
WHEREAS, it is the policy of the City of Albuquerque to identify and combat pay inequity between women and men; and
WHEREAS, the City of Albuquerque maintains pay equity in employee salaries; and
WHEREAS, the City Council has previously, through a City Ordinance, required that all competitive bids and sealed proposals include Pay Equity Reporting; and
WHEREAS, the City should be a leader in combating compensation discrimination and ending pay inequality; and
WHEREAS, the providing a preference prior to contract award will further the goal of pay equity; and
WHEREAS, the City Council desires to provide a Pay Equity business preference to City purchases and to Capital Projects, Sealed Bids and Proposals.
BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL, THE GOVERNING BODY OF THE CITY OF ALBUQUERQUE:
SECTION 1. ROA 1994 Section 5-5-11, "Capital Projects" is amended as follow:
"? 5-5-11 CAPITAL PROJECTS.
(A) Unless otherwise agreed to by the Central Purchasing Office and CIP, the purchase of goods, services and construction for capital projects not procured through the Central Purchasing Office, shall be procured through CIP, in accordance with the "Regu...

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