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File #: 20-0684    Version: 1
Type: Bill Status: Passed
File created: 7/9/2020 In control: Safety, Housing, Education & Homelessness Committee
On agenda: 8/3/2020 Final action: 8/3/2020
Title: A bill for an ordinance increasing the sales and use tax by a rate of 0.25 percent and dedicating the revenue derived from the tax rate increase to fund efforts to eliminate green house gases and air pollution, and to adapt to climate change, subject to the approval of the voters at a special municipal election to be conducted in coordination with the state general election on November 3, 2020. Increases the sales and use tax by a rate of 0.25 percent and dedicating the revenue derived from the tax rate increase to fund efforts to reduce carbon pollution and adapt to climate change, subject to the approval of the voters at a special municipal election to be conducted in coordination with the state general election on November 3, 2020. The Committee approved filing this item at its meeting on 7-15-20.
Indexes: Emily Lapel
Attachments: 1. Denver Climate Action 2020 City Council - 07.pdf, 2. FINAL Climate Action Program - Draft 7-14-20 - final draft - revised - clean copy[1], 3. ClimateActionRecommendationsReport, 4. Climate Action Program - Draft 7-21-20 - final draft - revised - clean copy, 5. 20-0684 Filed Bill_Climate Action Program, 6. 20-0684 Filed Bill_Climate Action Program, 7. 20-0684 - signed, 8. 20-0684 - A bill for an ordinance increasing the sales and use tax by a rate of 0.25 percent and dedicating the revenue derived from the tax rate increase to fund efforts to eliminate green house gases an

Other/Miscellaneous Request Template (Appointments; ROW; Code Changes; Zoning Action, etc.)

 

Date Submitted: 7-9-20

 

Requesting Agency: Denver City Council

                               Division:

 

Subject Matter Expert Name: Councilmember Jolon Clark
Email Address: Jolon.Clark@denvergov.org
Phone Number: 720-337-7777

 

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.

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A bill for an ordinance increasing the sales and use tax by a rate of 0.25 percent and dedicating the revenue derived from the tax rate increase to fund efforts to eliminate green house gases and air pollution, and to adapt to climate change, subject to the approval of the voters at a special municipal election to be conducted in coordination with the state general election on November 3, 2020.

Increases the sales and use tax by a rate of 0.25 percent and dedicating the revenue derived from the tax rate increase to fund efforts to reduce carbon pollution and adapt to climate change, subject to the approval of the voters at a special municipal election to be conducted in coordination with the state general election on November 3, 2020. The Committee approved filing this item at its meeting on 7-15-20.

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Affected Council District(s) or citywide?

 

Executive Summary with Rationale and Impact:

Detailed description of the item and why we are doing it. This can be a separate attachment.

 

Address/Location (if applicable):

 

Legal Description (if applicable):

 

Denver Revised Municipal Code (D.R.M.C.) Citation (if applicable):

 

Draft Bill Attached?