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File #: 190828    Version:
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 9/4/2019 In control: COMMUNITY & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE
On agenda: Final action: 7/28/2020
Effective date: 9/30/2020    
Title: A substitute ordinance relating to the preparation of equity impact statements.
Sponsors: ALD. RAINEY, ALD. STAMPER, ALD. LEWIS, ALD. DODD, ALD. COGGS
Attachments: 1. Equity Impact Statement, 2. Minority Impact Statement, 3. Comment in Support from Larry Hoffman, 4. Legal and Enforceable, 5. Motion by Ald. Rainey, 6. Motion at 7/28 Council meeting
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
8/5/20204 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Meeting details Not available
7/28/20204 COMMON COUNCIL SUBSTITUTEDPass15:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video
7/28/20204 COMMON COUNCIL PASSEDPass15:0 Action details Meeting details Not available
7/7/20203 COMMON COUNCIL SUBSTITUTED

Minutes note: Substitute by Ald. Rainey - No objections. He also wants this held in Council. No objections.
Pass15:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video
7/7/20203 COMMON COUNCIL HELD IN COUNCILPass15:0 Action details Meeting details Not available
6/24/20202 COMMUNITY & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTED

Minutes note: Sharon Robinson - Dept. of Administration - would like to see some language changes and a Rubrick incorporated into it to counter implicit bias. Ald. Stamper moved to accept Proposed Substitute A. Ald. Stamper, Ald. Lewis and Ald. Dodd added as co-sponsors.
Pass5:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video
6/24/20202 COMMUNITY & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE RECOMMENDED FOR PASSAGEPass5:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video
1/29/20201 COMMUNITY & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE HELD TO CALL OF THE CHAIRPass3:0 Action details Meeting details Not available
9/4/20190 COMMON COUNCIL ASSIGNED TO   Action details Meeting details Not available
Number
190828
Version
SUBSTITUTE 4
Reference

Sponsor
ALD. RAINEY, STAMPER, LEWIS, DODD AND COGGS
Title
A substitute ordinance relating to the preparation of equity impact statements.
Sections
50-6 cr
Analysis
This ordinance requires an equity impact statement for every proposed common council resolution or ordinance involving:

1. A development agreement.
2. A grant.
3. A city contract a primary purpose of which is direct service delivery to residents.
4. Creation of, or change in, a penalty provision in the code.

In addition, this ordinance provides that the chair of any standing committee may request an equity impact statement for any resolution or ordinance assigned to the committee.

An equity impact statement is intended to assess the positive and negative impacts of the types of common council legislation specified herein on minority groups. Minority groups covered by this ordinance are:

1. African-Americans.
2. Hispanics.
3. Asians and Pacific Islanders.
4. Native Americans and Alaskan Natives.
5. Persons with disabilities.
6. Persons identifying or describing their sexual orientations or gender identities as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer or questioning.

Equity impact statements shall not be required for the following:

1. An ordinance amending the salary or positions ordinance.
2. A resolution approving attendance at conventions, seminars and other meetings.
3. A resolution canceling property taxes.
4. A resolution granting, amending or repealing a special privilege.
5. A resolution relating to claims against the city.
6. A resolution appropriating funds from the common council contingent fund.
7. A resolution authorizing the return of real estate.
8. A resolution authorizing city sale of neighborhood property (one-4 unit residential) without city funding attached.
9. A resolution granting an easement.
10. A resolution allowing property acquisition and transfer under s. 75.106, Wis.Stats.
11. A resolution or ordinance related...

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