Agenda Item #8C
March 3, 2015
Action
MEMORANDUM
February 27, 2015
TO:
FROM:
SUBJECT:
County Council
~
Amanda Mihill, Legislative
Attomey~
Action:
Expedited Bill 4-15, Criminal Justice Coordinating Commission ­
Membership - Amendments
Expedited Bill 4-15, Expedited Bill 4-15, Criminal Justice Coordinating Commission ­
Membership - Amendments, sponsored by Council President Leventhal, was introduced on
January 20. A public hearing was held on February 10; there were no speakers.
Bill 4-15 would alter the membership of the Criminal Justice Coordinating Commission by
changing the Council representative from the Chair of the Council's Public Safety Committee to
another member of the Public Safety Committee.
Council staff recommendation:
enact Bill 4-15 as introduced.
This packet contains:
Expedited Bill 4-15
Legislative Request Report
Fiscal and Economic Impact statement
Circle #
1
3
4
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Expedited
Bill
No.
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Concerning: Criminal Justice
Coordinating Commission - Membership
• Amendments
12111/2014
Draft No. 1
Revised:
Introduced:
January
20,2015
Expires:
July
20, 2016
Enacted: _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ __
Executive: _ _ _ _ _ _ _ __
Effective: _ _ _ _ _ _ _ __
Sunset Date:
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Ch. _ _, Laws of Mont. Co. _ __
COUNTY COUNCIL
FOR MONTGOMERY COUNTY, MARYLAND
By: Council President Leventhal
AN EXPEDITED ACT
to:
(1)
alter the membership of the Criminal Justice Coordinating Commission; and
generally amend County law regarding the Criminal Justice Coordinating
(2)
Commission.
By amending
Montgomery County Code
Chapter 2, Administration
Section 2-60
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by
amendment.
Existing law unaffected
by
bill.
The County Council for Montgomery County, Maryland approves the following Act:
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exPEDITED BILL
No.
4-15
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Sec. 1. Section 2-60 is amended as follows:
2-60. Criminal Justice Coordinating Commission.
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(a)
(b)
Established.
There is a Criminal Justice Coordinating Commission.
Composition; officers; terms ofmembers; meetings; staff.
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(1)
(3)
The Commission has 32 members.
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(A)
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The following individuals are ex-officio members ofthe Commission:
Chair of the County Council's Public Safety Committee.1 or
another member ofthe Public Safety Committee;
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Sec. 2.
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Expedited Effective Date.
The Council declares that this legislation is necessary for the immediate
protection of the public interest. This Act takes effect on the date on which it
becomes law.
Approved:
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George Leventhal, President, County Council
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Approved:
Date
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Isiah Leggett, County Executive
This is a correct copy ofCouncil action.
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Linda M. Lauer, Clerk ofthe Council
Date
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LEGISLATIVE REQUEST REPORT
Bill 4-15
Criminal Justice Coordinating Commission
Membership
-
Amendments
DESCRIPTION:
PROBLEM:
Bill 4-15 would alter the membership of the Criminal Justice
Coordinating Commission.
Current laws requires the Chair of the Council's Public Safety
Committee to serve on the Commission. Other Committee members
may wish to serve on the Commission.
To allow a member, other than the Chair, of the Public Safety
Committee to serve on the Commission.
Executive Director, Criminal Justice Coordinating Commission
To be requested.
To
be
requested.
To
be
requested.
To be researched.
Amanda Mihill, Legislative Attorney
n/a
GOALS AND
OBJECTIVES:
COORDINATION:
FISCAL IMPACT:
ECONOMIC
IMPACT:
EVALUATION:
.
EXPERIENCE
ELSEWHERE:
SOURCE OF
INFORMATION:
APPLICATION
WITIDN
MUNICIPALITIES:
PENALTIES:
n/a
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ROCKVEllE, MARYIAr'\lD
MEMORANDUM
February 3.20]5
TO:
FROM:
SUBJECT:
FEIS
for
Bill 4-15, Criminal Justice Coordinamg Commission -
Membership­
Amendments
Please find attached the fiscal and economic impact
statement~
for the above·
referenced legislation.
JAH:fz
co: Bonnie Kirkland, Assistant ChiefAciIninistrative Officer
Lisa Austin, Offices ofthe
County
Executive
Joy
Nurmi, Special Assistant to the County Executive
Patrick Lacefield, Director, Pupl ic Information Office
Joseph F. Beach. Director, Department ofFinance
Mike Subin, Office ofCounty Executive
Jane Mukira. Office of Management and Budget
Alex Espinosa, Office of Management and Budget
Naeem Mia, Office of Management and Budget
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Fiscal Impact Statement
Council Expedited Bill 4-15 Criminal Justice Coordinating Commission - Membership ­
Amendments
I. Legislative Sununary (Enter narrative that explains the purpose of the legislation).
This Bill would alter the membership of the Criminal Justice Coordinating Commission
by changing the Council representative from the Chair of the Council's Public Safety
Committee to another member ofthe Public Safety Committee.
2.
An
estimate ·of changes in County revenues and expenditures regardless of whether the
revenues or expenditures
are
assumed in
the
recommended or approved budget. Includes
source of
information, assumptions,
and
methodologies
used.
There are no expenditures or revenues associated
with this
proposed bUI. The bill only
switches the membership
with
no net loss impact.
3. Revenue and ex-penditure estimates covering at
least
the next 6
fiscal
years.
See
#
2
above.
4.
An
actuarial analysis through the entire amortization period for each
bill
that would affect
retiree pension or
group
insurance costs.
Not Applicable
5. Later actions
that
may affect future revenue and expenditures
if
the bill authorizes future
spending.
Not
Applicable
6. An estimate of the staff time needed to implement the biJ I.
Not Applicable
7. An explanation of how the addition of new staff responsibilities would affect other duties.
Not applicable
8. An estimate ofcosts
when
an additional appropriation is needed.
Not Applicable
9.
A
description of any variable that could affect tevcllUC and cost estimates.
Not Applicable
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10. Ranges of revenue or expenditures
that
are uncertain or difficult to project.
Not AppJicable
11. If a
bill
is likely to have no fiscal impact, why that is the case.
Sec item
#
2.
12. Other fiscal impacts or
comment').
None
13. The following contributed. to and concurred with tlus analysis:
Michael Subill, Office ofthe County Executive
Jane Mukira, Office of Management
and
Budget
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Economic Impact Statement
BiD 4-15,
Criminal Justice· Coordinating Commission - Membership"' Amendments
Background:
This legislation would aIter the membership ofthe Criminal Justice Coordinating
Commission (Commission) by changing the Council representative from the Chair of the
Council's Public Safety Committee to any member of the Public Safety Committee.
1. The sources of information, assumptions, and methodologies used.
No sources
of
information, assumptions, and methodologies are necessary for this
economic impact statement because it does not have an economic impact.
2. A
description of any variable that could affect the economic impact estimates.
A description ofany variable
is
not necessary because Bill 4-15 alters the
membership of the
Commission
and therefore has no economic
impact.
3.
The
Bill's
positive or negative effect,
if
any
on employment, spending, saving,
investment, incomes,
and
property values in the County.
Bill 4-15
\\i11
have no economic impact on
employment~
spending, saving.
investment, incomes, and property values
in
the County. As stated
in
item #2. the
legislation would only change the membership of the Commission.
4.
If
a
Bill
is
likely to have
no
economic impact, why
is
that the case?
Please
see items #2 and
#3.
5. The following contributed to or concurred with this analysis: David Platt and Rob
Hagedoorn,. Finance; and Michael Subin ofthe County Executive's Office.
h,
Director
Department of Finance
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