City of Albuquerque
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File #: O-22-45   
Type: Ordinance Status: In Council - Final Action
File created: 10/3/2022 In control: City Council
Final action:
Enactment date: Enactment #:
Title: Amending The Code Of Ethics Relating To Financial Disclosures Of Elected Officials (Bassan, Pe?a, and Davis, by request)
Sponsors: Brook Bassan (By Request), Klarissa J. Peña (By Request), Pat Davis (By Request)
Attachments: 1. O-45
Date Action ByActionResultAction Details
11/21/2022 City Council Accepted with a Recommendation Do Pass  Action details
11/14/2022 Finance & Government Operations Committee Sent to Council with a recommendation of Do PassPass Action details
10/3/2022 City Council Introduced and Referred  Action details
10/3/2022 President Referred  Action details
CITY of ALBUQUERQUE
TWENTY FIFTH COUNCIL


COUNCIL BILL NO. O-22-45 ENACTMENT NO. ________________________

SPONSORED BY: Brook Bassan, Klarissa Pe?a, and Pat Davis, by request


ORDINANCE
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Amending The Code Of Ethics Relating To Financial Disclosures Of Elected Officials (Bassan, Pe?a, and Davis, by request)
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WHEREAS, the City of Albuquerque seeks to encourage transparency and accountability in government; and
WHEREAS, comprehensive disclosure requirements in the Code of Ethics will reinforce the high ethical standards the City expects of elected officials.
BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL, THE GOVERNING BODY OF THE CITY OF ALBUQUERQUE:
SECTION 1. Article XII, Sections 2 and 5 are hereby repealed in their entirety and replaced with the following:
Section 2. DEFINITIONS
[(a) "Beneficially owned" means a beneficiary's interest in trust property.
(b) "Board" means the Board of Ethics and Campaign Practices established pursuant to Article XII of this Charter.
(c) "Business Dealings" or "Business Dealings With The Governmental Body" includes circumstances where a person is: (1) presently a party to a contract with the city; (2) presently a subcontractor under a subcontract with a party under contract with the city; (3) bidding, proposing, or applying for contracts with the city; (4) a party in litigation with the city; (5) a party before a quasi-judicial administrative proceeding conducted by a city board, commission, committee or hearing officer; or (6) a party to an appeal of a decision of a city department, quasi-judicial administrative board, commission, committee or hearing officer.
(d) "Business entity" means a corporation, business trust, estate, trust, partnership, limited liability company, association, joint venture or any other legal or commercial entity.
(e) "Candidate" means any individual who has: (1) obtained a nominating petition from the City Clerk pursuant to Section 4(c)1.D. of the Election Code for ...

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