GO Item 2
December 3, 2012
Government Operations and Fiscal Policy Committee
Faden, Senior Legislative Attorney
Expedited Bill 30-12, Taxation
Expedited Bill 30-12, Taxation - Payments - Subdivision Staging Policy, sponsored by
Councilmember Floreen, was introduced on November 13, 2012. A public hearing followed by
action is tentatively scheduled for December 11 at 11 :30 a.m.
Bill 30-12 would revise the procedure for setting and amending the rates for the
transportation mitigation and school facilities payments authorized in the Subdivision Staging
would conform relevant parts of the County Code to parallel provisions in the
recently-adopted Subdivision Staging Policy, contained in Council Resolution 17-601.
Specifically, the Bill:
• makes clear that the transportation mitigation payment rate must be set by Council
resolution, including the resolution adopting the Subdivision Staging Policy;
• requires the rates of each payment to be indexed to construction cost inflation every 2
• includes transition language recognizing the shift from PAMR to TPAR in the
Subdivision Staging Policy.
Staff Technical Amendments
After reviewing the Bill, Council staff suggests several
further technical amendments that are needed to conform to the Subdivision Staging Policy and
to harmonize analogous provisions governing the transportation mitigation payment and school
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This packet contains:
Expedited Bill 30-12
Legislative Request Report
F:ILAWIB ILLSI 1230 Taxation-Payments-SSPIGO Memo.Doc