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File #: R-20-119   
Type: Resolution Status: Adopted
File created: 12/7/2020 In control: City Council
Final action: 1/4/2021
Enactment date: Enactment #:
Title: Requiring Communication Of Intra-Year Administrative Rate And Fee Adjustments To The City Council Prior To Implementation (Davis)
Attachments: 1. R-119, 2. R-119final
CITY of ALBUQUERQUE
TWENTY FOURTH COUNCIL


COUNCIL BILL NO. R-20-119 ENACTMENT NO. ________________________

SPONSORED BY: Pat Davis


RESOLUTION
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Requiring Communication Of Intra-Year Administrative Rate And Fee Adjustments To The City Council Prior To Implementation (Davis)
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REQUIRING COMMUNICATION OF INTRA-YEAR ADMINISTRATIVE RATE AND FEE ADJUSTMENTS TO THE CITY COUNCIL PRIOR TO IMPLEMENTATION.
WHEREAS, the City charges fees and sets rates for a variety of General Fund and Enterprise Fund services and activities; and
WHEREAS, the Mayor can administratively increase or amend City rates and fees that are not otherwise specifically established by an City Ordinance, or that are not generally required to be set by City Ordinance; and
WHEREAS, City Budget Ordinance Section 2-11-10 (A) requires that any fee or rate adjustment for the upcoming fiscal year be submitted by the Mayor to the Council with the Mayor's annual operating budget proposal; and
WHEREAS, the increase or adjustment of a City rate or fee may be necessary within the middle of a fiscal year to support the continuation or expansion of a valuable City service; and
WHEREAS, both the City Council and general public should be made aware of proposed administrative rate and fee increases done outside of the annual operating budget process.
BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL, THE GOVERNING BODY OF THE CITY OF ALBUQUERQUE:
SECTION 1. DEFINITIONS.
ADMINISTRATIVE RATE OR FEE. Any general or enterprise rate or fee charged by the City that the Mayor has administrative discretion to increase or otherwise amend without action or approval by the City Council.
MID-FISCAL YEAR ADJUSTMENT. Any administrative rate or fee adjustment proposed to occur outside of the annual operating budget.
SECTION 2. COMMUNICATION TO COUNCIL OF ADMINISTRATIVE RATE OR FEE ADJUSTMENTS.
(A) The Mayor shall submit an executive communication to the City Council for its receipt of all mid...

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