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File #: BL-17-033    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Bylaw Status: Filed
File created: 5/10/2017 In control: City Council
On agenda: 5/23/2017 Final action:
Title: Bylaw 28-2017 Policing Committee Bylaw - 2nd and 3rd Reading Presented by: Aaron Giesbrecht, Manager
Attachments: 1. Policing Committee Bylaw 28_2017 (amendments incorporated), 2. Policing Committee Bylaw 28_2017 (amendments highlighted), 3. Originally proposed Policing Committee Bylaw 28_2017, 4. Previously Distributed May 1, 2017 Agenda Report

Bylaw 28-2017 Policing Committee Bylaw - 2nd and 3rd Reading
Presented by: Aaron Giesbrecht, Manager


1. That Bylaw 28/2017 be amended by deleting it in its entirety and replacing it with the version of Bylaw 28/2017 provided as the document entitled "Policing Committee Bylaw 28/2017 (amendments incorporated)", provided as an attachment to the May 23, 2017 agenda report entitled "Bylaw 28/2017 Policing Committee Bylaw - 2nd and 3rd Reading".

2. That Bylaw 28/2017 as amended, be read a second time.

3. That Bylaw 28/2017 be read a third and final time.

4. That Administration undertake all necessary actions to enable the Committee to commence its role and exercise its authorities effective January 1, 2018.

5. That Administration add $10,300 into the 2017 Operating Budget, funded from the Stabilzation Reserve, in order to add a .56 fte, effective July 1, 2017, to the Policing Services department to provide the necessary administrative support required for the new Policing Committee, including preparatory work in advance of the Committee's start-up and that ongoing funding for this position shall be built into the future operating budgets.

6. That $10,000 be added to the 2017 Operating Budget, funded from the Stabilization Reserve, to support start-up costs such as recruitment of respective committee members and preparation of committee orientation materials and that an annual and ongoing $20,000 budget shall be built into future operating budgets.

7. That Administration review City Council Policy C-PS-02, Policing Services, to ensure that the policy is in-line with the new policing committee oversight processes established in the Bylaw and bring back any recommended changes to Council by the end of Q2 2018.


Council has directed Administration to draft and present a Bylaw for the establishment of a formal Policing Committee. This is a continuation o...

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