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File #: 19-0703    Version: 1 Name: Commission on Status of Women
Type: Ordinance Status: Adopted
File created: 4/18/2019 In control: Law
On agenda: 6/6/2019 Final action: 8/7/2019
Title: AMENDING AN ORDINANCE OF THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF NEWARK, NEW JERSEY, 2000, AS AMENDED AND SUPPLEMENTED, BY AMENDING TITLE II, ENTITLED ADMINISTRATION, CHAPTER 2, ENTITLED OFFICE OF THE MAYOR AND AGENCIES, ARTICLE 5, ENTITLED OFFICES, BOARDS, COMMISSIONS AND AUTHORITIES, SECTION 39, ENTITLED COMMISSION ON THE STATUS OF WOMEN BY ADDING NEW MEMBERSHIP REQUIREMENTS AND ADDING A PROVISION FOR THE APPOINTMENT OF FOUR (4) ADVISERS.
Sponsors: Council of the Whole
Attachments: 1. 19-0703 certified ordinance.pdf
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AMENDING AN ORDINANCE OF THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF NEWARK, NEW JERSEY, 2000, AS AMENDED AND SUPPLEMENTED, BY AMENDING TITLE II, ENTITLED ADMINISTRATION, CHAPTER 2, ENTITLED OFFICE OF THE MAYOR AND AGENCIES, ARTICLE 5, ENTITLED OFFICES, BOARDS, COMMISSIONS AND AUTHORITIES, SECTION 39, ENTITLED COMMISSION ON THE STATUS OF WOMEN BY ADDING NEW MEMBERSHIP REQUIREMENTS AND ADDING A PROVISION FOR THE APPOINTMENT OF FOUR (4) ADVISERS.

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WHEREAS, the City through its Governing Body, established the Committee on the Status of Women by Ordinance on January 7, 1996, reestablished by Ordinance 6S+Fa(A-1) on July 16, 1986; and

WHEREAS, the name was changed to the "Commission on the Status of Women by Ordinance 6S+Fc on April 20, 1988; and

WHEREAS, it is necessary to amend the Ordinance to incorporate new membership requirements and add a provision for the appointment of advisers.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE MUNICIPAL COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF NEWARK, NEW JERSEY, THAT:

SECTION 1: Title II, Administration, Chapter 2, Office of the Mayor and Agencies, Article 5, Offices, Boards, Commissions and Authorities, Section 39 Commission on the Status of Women, of the Revised General Ordinances of the City of Newark, New Jersey, 2000, as amended and supplemented, is amended as follows:

[Editor's Note: Additions are shown as underlined and bold. Deletions are shown as strikethroughs].

2:2-39. COMMISSION ON THE STATUS OF WOMEN.

2:2-39.1. Established.
The Commission on the Status of Women (hereinafter called the "Commission") is hereby established. The Commission shall report to the Mayor.

2:2-39.2. General Purpose.
The Commission shall pursue the general purpose of improving the status of women in Newark through coordinating, networking, advocacy, reviewing and recommending policies and legislation affecting women and other methods deemed necessary and appropriate.

2:2-3...

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