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Meeting Name: Legislation and Intergovernmental Relations Committee Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 11/20/2019 11:00 AM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: Cook County Building, Board Room 118 North Clark Street, Chicago, Illinois
Published agenda: Agenda Agenda Published minutes: Minutes Minutes  
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Attachments: To comment on an item at this meeting, click here, Samuel Jones Resume - Item # 19-4745.pdf, Samuel Jones Affidavit - Item # 19-4745.pdf
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19-6781 1 COMMITTEE MINUTESCommittee MinutesCOMMITTEE MINUTES Approval of the minutes from the meeting of 10/23/2019approvePass Action details Video Video
19-4745 1 Samuel Jones, Board Member, Justice Advisory CouncilCommittee MinutesPROPOSED APPOINTMENT Appointee(s): Samuel Jones Position: Board Member Department/Board/Commission: Justice Advisory Council Effective date: Immediate Expiration date: 7/25/2023, or until a successor is duly appointed and qualifiedapprovePass Action details Video Video
19-1329 1 REQUESTING A HEARING OF THE LEGISLATION AND INTERGOVERNMENTAL RELATIONS COMMITTEE TO DISCUSS PENDING LEGISLATION BEFORE THE ILLINOIS GENERAL ASSEMBLY AND THE UNITED STATES CONGRESSResolutionPROPOSED RESOLUTION REQUESTING A HEARING OF THE LEGISLATION AND INTERGOVERNMENTAL RELATIONS COMMITTEE TO DISCUSS PENDING LEGISLATION BEFORE THE ILLINOIS GENERAL ASSEMBLY AND THE UNITED STATES CONGRESS WHEREAS, the Illinois General Assembly and the United States Congress are currently considering numerous bills that effect the services and operation of Cook County; and WHEREAS, the County’s intergovernmental relations staff and hired lobbyists are actively monitoring the legislation that effects Cook County’s services and operations; and WHEREAS, the Cook County Board of Commissioners wishes to be updated on the status of certain bills pending before the Illinois General Assembly and the United States Congress so that it may take positions and communicate such positions to the legislation bodies on the relevant proposed legislation; NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the Cook County Board of Commissioners does hereby request that a meeting of the Legislation and Intergovernmental Relations Committee be convened to discuss the status of pending legislation in the IlwithdrawPass Action details Video Video
19-5979 1 AN ORDINANCE DISSOLVING THE INJURY COMPENSATION COMMITTEE AND THE ADVISORY BOARD TO THE INJURY COMPENSATION COMMITTEEOrdinance AmendmentPROPOSED ORDINANCE AN ORDINANCE DISSOLVING THE INJURY COMPENSATION COMMITTEE AND THE ADVISORY BOARD TO THE INJURY COMPENSATION COMMITTEE WHEREAS, the Injury Compensation Committee and the Advisory Board to the Injury Compensation Committee were established in 1972 and last amended in 1980 to execute the provisions of the Workers’ Compensation Act and the Workers’ Occupational Disease Act; and WHEREAS, the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Act and the Workers’ Occupational Disease Act was last amended by the Illinois General Assembly in 2011; and WHEREAS, neither the Injury Compensation Committee nor the Advisory Board to the Injury Compensation Committee has met since 2011; and WHEREAS, the Department of Risk Management is responsible for the administration and payment of workers’ compensation benefits for injuries or illnesses sustained in the course and scope of employment with Cook County in accordance with the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Act; and WHEREAS, the State’s Attorney’s Office - Workers Compensation Division provides legal counsel to the Department of Rirecommend for approvalPass Action details Video Video
19-6194 1 AMENDING THE CODE OF ETHICAL CONDUCTOrdinance AmendmentPROPOSED ORDINANCE AMENDMENT AMENDING THE CODE OF ETHICAL CONDUCT BE IT ORDAINED, by the Cook County Board of Commissioners, that CHAPTER 2. Administration, ARTICLE VII. Ethics, DIVISION 2. Code of Ethical Conduct, Subdivision II, Sections 2-586. of the Cook County Code is hereby amended as follows: ARTICLE VII. - ETHICS DIVISION 2. - CODE OF ETHICAL CONDUCT Sec. 2-586. - Newsletters, brochures, public service announcements, and promotional materials. (a) County funds and resources may not be used by any elected County official to print, pay for the printing of, or mail any newsletters or brochures during the period beginning January 1 of the year of a general primary election and ending the day after such general primary election and during a period beginning September 1 of the year of a general election and ending the day after such general election if the elected County official is a candidate in such primary or general election. A County elected official may not mail, during the period beginning January 1 of the year of a general primary election and ending therecommend for approvalPass Action details Video Video
19-6178 1 Status Update on Consolidation of Recorder of Deeds and County ClerkReportREPORT Department: County Clerk Report Title: Status Update on Consolidation of Recorder of Deeds and County Clerk Report Period: 7/1/2019 - 9/30/2019 Summary: This report is to be referred to the Legislation and Intergovernmental Relations Committee in accordance with Resolution 17-2106. The County Clerk’s Office present’s its quarterly status update report on progress being made towards the consolidation of the Recorder of Deeds and County Clerk Offices from 7/1/2019 - 9/30/2019.receive and filePass Action details Video Video