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Meeting Name: Legislation and Intergovernmental Relations Committee Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 5/15/2024 11:00 AM Minutes status: Draft  
Meeting location: Cook County Building, Board Room, 118 North Clark Street, Chicago, Illinois
Issued on: 05/08/2024
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Attachments: to comment on an item at this agenda, click here, Click to Watch Live, Proposed Amendment to 24-1697 - Cook County One Fair Wage.pdf, Proposed Amendment to 24-2660 Asian American Data Inclusion.pdf, Ronald Sakai Written comment.pdf, Women Employed Public Comment on County Submin Resolution.pdf
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24-3099 1  Committee MinutesCOMMITTEE MINUTES Approval of the minutes from the meeting of 04/17/2024   Not available Not available
24-1179 1 Mosquito Abatement District AppointmentAppointmentPROPOSED APPOINTMENT Appointee(s): Tito Rodriguez Position: Member Department/Board/Commission: Des Plaines Valley Mosquito Abatement Board Effective date: 5/17/2024 Expiration date: 5/17/2028   Not available Not available
24-2801 1 Carol Johnson - Northwest Mosquito Abatement DistrictAppointmentPROPOSED APPOINTMENT Appointee(s): Carol Johnson Position: Member Department/Board/Commission: Northwest Mosquito Abatement District Effective date: 5/16/2024 Expiration date: 5/16/2026   Not available Not available
24-2660 1 RESOLUTION FOR ASIAN AMERICAN DATA INCLUSIONResolutionPROPOSED RESOLUTION RESOLUTION FOR ASIAN AMERICANPROPOSED AMENDMENT TO FILE 24-2660 Sponsored by: JOSINA MORITA, Cook County Board of Commissioners PROPOSED RESOLUTION RESOLUTION FOR ASIAN AMERICAN DATA INCLUSION WHEREAS, Cook County is one of the largest and most racially, ethnically and linguistically diverse counties in the country; and WHEREAS, Cook County Government is committed to supporting equitable, inclusive and accessible government; and WHEREAS, Cook County Government must collect accurate data to understand and serve the specific needs of its diverse communities; and WHEREAS, Cook County recognizes Asian Americans as a minority group; and WHEREAS, Asian Americans include people whose origins and ancestries lie in East Asia, Southeast Asia, Pacific Islands and South Asia the Indian subcontinent; and WHEREAS, Asian Americans come from over 40 countries, include over 20 ethnicities speaking 2,300 languages and dialects; and WHEREAS, there were approximately 409,000 Asian American residents in Cook County representing 7.7% of the County’s population according to   Not available Not available
24-2660 1 RESOLUTION FOR ASIAN AMERICAN DATA INCLUSIONResolutionPROPOSED RESOLUTION RESOLUTION FOR ASIAN AMERICANPROPOSED AMENDMENT TO FILE 24-2660 Sponsored by: JOSINA MORITA, Cook County Board of Commissioners PROPOSED RESOLUTION RESOLUTION FOR ASIAN AMERICAN DATA INCLUSION WHEREAS, Cook County is one of the largest and most racially, ethnically and linguistically diverse counties in the country; and WHEREAS, Cook County Government is committed to supporting equitable, inclusive and accessible government; and WHEREAS, Cook County Government must collect accurate data to understand and serve the specific needs of its diverse communities; and WHEREAS, Cook County recognizes Asian Americans as a minority group; and WHEREAS, Asian Americans include people whose origins and ancestries lie in East Asia, Southeast Asia, Pacific Islands and South Asia the Indian subcontinent; and WHEREAS, Asian Americans come from over 40 countries, include over 20 ethnicities speaking 2,300 languages and dialects; and WHEREAS, there were approximately 409,000 Asian American residents in Cook County representing 7.7% of the County’s population according to   Not available Not available
24-2660 1 RESOLUTION FOR ASIAN AMERICAN DATA INCLUSIONResolutionPROPOSED RESOLUTION RESOLUTION FOR ASIAN AMERICANPROPOSED AMENDMENT TO FILE 24-2660 Sponsored by: JOSINA MORITA, Cook County Board of Commissioners PROPOSED RESOLUTION RESOLUTION FOR ASIAN AMERICAN DATA INCLUSION WHEREAS, Cook County is one of the largest and most racially, ethnically and linguistically diverse counties in the country; and WHEREAS, Cook County Government is committed to supporting equitable, inclusive and accessible government; and WHEREAS, Cook County Government must collect accurate data to understand and serve the specific needs of its diverse communities; and WHEREAS, Cook County recognizes Asian Americans as a minority group; and WHEREAS, Asian Americans include people whose origins and ancestries lie in East Asia, Southeast Asia, Pacific Islands and South Asia the Indian subcontinent; and WHEREAS, Asian Americans come from over 40 countries, include over 20 ethnicities speaking 2,300 languages and dialects; and WHEREAS, there were approximately 409,000 Asian American residents in Cook County representing 7.7% of the County’s population according to   Not available Not available
24-2674 1 A RESOLUTION IN SUPPORT OF THE COMMUNITY SAFETY THROUGH STABLE HOMES ACTResolutionPROPOSED RESOLUTION A RESOLUTION IN SUPPORT OF THE COMMUNITY SAFETY THROUGH STABLE HOMES ACT WHEREAS, according to the Illinois Department of Human Rights (IDHR) report “Fair Housing Implications of Nuisance and Crime-Free Ordinances: A Guide for Units of Local Government”, ‘crime-free’ housing programs are formal partnerships between cities and housing providers that often require housing providers to evict tenants that are deemed connected to crimes; and WHEREAS, the report goes on to note that these crime-free ordinances often require housing providers to deny housing, evict, fine, or penalize tenants for their connection to specific crimes or just “criminal activity” in general, and are often broadly written to prohibit activities such as the act of an arrest or simple calls for police service; and WHEREAS, according to the ACLU of Illinois, these ordinances have been broadly written to apply even when the tenant was the victim of the crime or called the police for protection or assistance; and WHEREAS, Illinois Public Media reports that these types of or   Not available Not available
24-2493 1 Annual Ethics Report to the PresidentReportREPORT Department: Human Rights and Ethics Report Title: 2023 Ethics Annual Report Report Period: December 1, 2022 through November 30, 2023 Summary: In accordance with Sec. 2-591(o) of the Cook County Code of Ordinances, the Cook County Board of Ethics shall prepare and publish an annual report summarizing the Board's activities and present the report to the President and the Board of Commissioners. This Annual Report covers the period of December 1, 2022 through November 30, 2023.   Not available Not available