AGENDA ITEM #17
July 13,2010
Public Hearing
MEMORANDUM
July 9,2010
TO:
FROM:
SUBJECT:
County Council
Amanda
Mihill, Legislative
Analystv(.~
Public Hearing:
Expedited
Bill 41-10,
Domestic Violence Coordinating Council
- Membership
Expedited Bill
41-10,
Domestic Violence Coordinating Council Membership, sponsored by
Councilmembers Andrews, Trachtenberg and Navarro, was introduced on June 29, 2010. Action
is tentatively scheduled for July 20 at 1:30 p.m.
Bill
41-10
would expand the Domestic Violence Coordinating Council by adding a student
member.
This packet contains:
Bill 41-10
Legislative Request Report
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Expedited Bill No.
41-10
Concerning: Domestic
Violence
Coordinating Council- Membership
Revised:
6/2912010
Draft No. _2_
Introduced:
June 29, 2010
Expires:
December 29,2011
Enacted: _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ __
Executive: _ _ _ _ _ _ _ __
Effective: _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ __
Sunset Date: _ _ _
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Ch. _ _, Laws of Mont. Co. _ __
COUNTY COUNCIL
FOR MONTGOMERY COUNTY, MARYLAND
By: Councilmembers Andrews, Trachtenberg, and Navarro
AN EXPEDITED ACT
to:
(1)
alter the membership on the Domestic Violence Coordinating Council; and
(2) generally amend the law establishing the Domestic Violence Coordinating Council.
By amending
Montgomery County Code
Chapter 2, Administration
Section 2-59
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The County Council for Montgomery County, Maryland approves the following Act:
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EXPEDITED BILL
No. 41-10
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Sec.
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Section 2-59 is amended as follows:
2-59. Domestic Violence Coordinating Council.
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Composition and tenns of members.
The Coordinating Council has [16] 17 members.
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Subject to confmnation
by
the County Council, the County
Executive must appoint
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student member to serve
I-year tenn
on the Coordinating Council. The student member's tenn may be
renewed for
1
additional year. The student member should be
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high school junior or senior when initially appointed and must
attend
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public or private school in the County throughout the
member's tenn.
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Sec. 2. Expedited Effective Date.
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The Council declares that this legislation is necessary for the immediate
protection of the public interest. This Act takes effect on the date when it becomes
law.
Approved:
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Nancy Floreen, President, County Council
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Approved:
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Isiah Leggett, County Executive
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LEGISLATIVE REQUEST REPORT
Expedited Bill 41-10,
Domestic Violence Coordinating Council
-
Membership
DESCRIPTION:
Expedited Bill 41-10 would alter the membership on the Domestic
Violence Coordinating Council by adding a student member to the
Council; and generally amend the law establishing the Domestic
Violence Coordinating Council.
Although the Coordinating Council has efforts aimed at youth, there
is no student representation on the Council.
To obtain a youth's perspective.
Maryland District Court, Montgomery County Circuit Court, State's
Attorney for Montgomery County, County Sheriff, Department of
Police, Department of Health and Human Services, Commission for
Women, Department of Correction and Rehabilitation, Maryland
Department of Public Safety and Correction, and Montgomery
County Board of Education.
To be requested.
To be requested.
To be requested.
To be researched.
Amanda Mihill, Legislative Analyst, (240) 777-7815.
None.
PROBLEM:
GOALS AND
OBJECTIVES:
COORDINATION:
FISCAL IMPACT:
ECONOMIC
IMPACT:
EVALUATION:
EXPERIENCE
ELSEWHERE:
SOURCE OF
INFORMATION:
APPLICATION
WITHIN
MUNICIPALITIES:
PENALTIES:
N/A
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