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File #: 19-1367    Version: 1
Type: Bill Status: Passed
File created: 12/9/2019 In control: Finance & Governance Committee
On agenda: 1/13/2020 Final action: 1/13/2020
Title: A bill for an ordinance establishing a new fund in the General Government Special Revenue Fund Series for the "Disposable Bag Fee" Program. Establishes the Disposable Bag Fee Special Revenue Fund in the General Government Fund Series to receive new revenue from retail stores and to administer the program pursuant to the Disposable Bag Fee Ordinance. The Committee approved filing this item at its meeting on 12-17-19.
Indexes: Jonathan Griffin
Attachments: 1. BR19 1367 DOF Disposable Bag Fee SRF, 2. BR19 1367 DOF Disposable Bag Fee SRF Supporting, 3. CB19-1367_DOF_Disposable Bag Fee_SRF, 4. 19-1367 Filed Bill_DOF_Disposable Bag Fee_SRF, 5. 19-1367 - signed, 6. 19-1367 Filed A bill for an ordinance establishing a new fund in the General Government Special Revenue Fund Series for the “Disposable Bag Fee” Program
Finance Item/Grant Request Template

Date Submitted: 12-9-19

Requesting Agency: Finance
Division:

Subject Matter Expert Name:

Name: Rachel Bardin
Email: Rachel.Bardin@denvergov.org

Item Title & Description:
(Do not delete the following instructions)
These appear on the Council meeting agenda. Initially, the requesting agency will enter a 2-3 sentence description. Upon bill filling, the City Attorney's Office should enter the title above the description (the title should be in bold font).

Both the title and description must be entered between the red "title" and "body" below. Do not at any time delete the red "title" or "body" markers from this template.
title
A bill for an ordinance establishing a new fund in the General Government Special Revenue Fund Series for the "Disposable Bag Fee" Program.
Establishes the Disposable Bag Fee Special Revenue Fund in the General Government Fund Series to receive new revenue from retail stores and to administer the program pursuant to the Disposable Bag Fee Ordinance. The Committee approved filing this item at its meeting on 12-17-19.
body

Affected Council District(s) or citywide? Citywide

Executive Summary with Rationale and Impact:
Detailed description of the item and why we are doing it. This can be a separate attachment.
This bill request is a companion ordinance to CB19-1176 which amends Chapter 48, Article IX of the DRMC to impose a disposable bag fee at retail stores and establish parameters around the program. This ordinance establishes the Disposable Bag Fee Fund, Fund No. 11877, in the General Government Series to receive the new fee, penalty, and interest revenue as well as administer the program. The expending authority is the Executive Director of the Department of Transportation and Infrastructure. The fund is revenue-based and no...

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