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File #: BL-17-046    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Bylaw Status: Passed
File created: 6/27/2017 In control: City Council
On agenda: 8/21/2017 Final action: 8/21/2017
Title: Bylaw 38/2017 Council Code of Conduct Presented by: Kevin Scoble, City Manager
Attachments: 1. Bylaw 38-2017 Council Code of Conduct (amendments incorporated), 2. Bylaw 38-2017 Council Code of Conduct (amendments highlighted), 3. City Council Policy C-CG-08 Council Members Code of Conduct, 4. Code of Conduct for Elected Officials Regulation
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Bylaw 38/2017 Council Code of Conduct
Presented by: Kevin Scoble, City Manager

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RECOMMENDATION(S)
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1. That Bylaw 38/2017 be amended by replacing it in its entirety with the version provided as an attachment to the August 21, 2017 agenda report titled "Bylaw 38/2017 - A bylaw to establish the code of conduct for members of Council.”

2. That Bylaw 38/2017, as amended, be read a second time.

3. That Bylaw 38/2017 be read a third and final time.

4. The City Council Policy C-CG-08 Council Members Code of Conduct be rescinded upon the date that Bylaw 38/2017 comes into force.

5. That Administration review the Council Code of Conduct six months after it comes into effect and report to Council on its implementation.

6. That Administration investigate the options available to provide for the Office of the Integrity Commissioner, prepare a bylaw to establish the Office of the Integrity Commissioner, and provide budget estimates for implementation of the Office of the Integrity Commissioner by December 2017.

7. That up to $40,000 be committed from the 2018 Council Contingency budget to support a third party acting as Integrity Commissioner.

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PURPOSE OF REPORT

To present proposed Bylaw 38/2017 Council Code of Conduct for consideration by Council.

COUNCIL DIRECTION

On June 26, 2017 Council passed the following motion:

(BL-17-034)
That Bylaw 38/2017, being a bylaw to establish the code of conduct for members of Council, be read a first time.

On April 10, 2017 Standing Committee of the Whole passed the following motion:

(INC-17-015)
That Administration incorporate input provided during the confidential discussion on the draft Council Code of Conduct Bylaw for City Manager's review by April 30, 2017 and present an updated draft for Council’s consideration at the June 26, 2017 Council Meeting.

On February 13, 2017 Standing Committee of the Whole passed the following motion:

(INC-17-011)
That Administration dra...

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