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File #: O-22-49   
Type: Ordinance Status: In Council - Final Action
File created: 10/17/2022 In control: City Council
Final action:
Enactment date: Enactment #:
Title: C/S Establishing The Domestic Violence And Sexual Assault Commission; Establishing The Responsibilities Of The Commission (Jones, Fiebelkorn, Grout, Peña)
Sponsors: Tammy Fiebelkorn, Renee Grout, Trudy E. Jones, Klarissa J. Peña
Attachments: 1. O-49, 2. O-49 Approved Committee Substitute
Date Action ByActionResultAction Details
11/21/2022 City Council Accepted with a recommendation Do Pass, As Substituted  Action details
11/14/2022 Finance & Government Operations Committee Sent to Council with a recommendation of Do Pass, as SubstitutedPass Action details
11/14/2022 Finance & Government Operations Committee SubstitutedPass Action details
10/17/2022 City Council Introduced and Referred  Action details
10/17/2022 President Referred  Action details
CITY of ALBUQUERQUE
TWENTY FIFTH COUNCIL


COUNCIL BILL NO. C/S O-22-49 ENACTMENT NO. ________________________

SPONSORED BY: Trudy Jones, Tammy Fiebelkorn, Ren?e Grout, Klarissa Pe?a

ORDINANCE
ESTABLISHING THE DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND SEXUAL ASSAULT COMMISSION; ESTABLISHING THE RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE COMMISSION.
WHEREAS, Mayor Tim Keller appointed a Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Task Force to study the needs of domestic violence and sexual assault victims in Albuquerque; and
WHEREAS, the task force has met regularly for two years and has brought together representatives of community groups with community members and councilors; and
WHEREAS, the task force has made 39 recommendations for improving the services for, responses to, and preventive strategies to improve the lives of persons who experience domestic violence and sexual assault; and
WHEREAS, the central recommendation of the Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Task Force was to create a permanent Commission on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault.
BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL, THE GOVERNING BODY OF THE CITY OF ALBUQUERQUE:
SECTION 1. A new Part is hereby added to Chapter 2, Article 6 of the Revised Ordinances of Albuquerque, New Mexico, 1994, establishing the Commission on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault as follows:
"[? 2-6-18-1 SHORT TITLE.
This Ordinance may be cited as the "Commission on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Ordinance."
? 2-6-18-2 COMPOSITION OF THE COMMISSION.
The Commission shall consist of seven (7) voting members who are representative of diverse communities and geographic regions of Albuquerque, along with nine (9) advisory members. The Commission shall not include any elected City officials. Commission members shall be appointed as follows:
A. Seven (7) members shall be appointed by the Mayor with the advice and consent of the City Council as follows:
1. Five (5) members representing local or statewide Domestic Violence and/or ...

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