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File #: 22-0834    Version: 1
Type: Bill Status: Passed
File created: 7/11/2022 In control: Safety, Housing, Education & Homelessness Committee
On agenda: 8/8/2022 Final action: 8/8/2022
Title: A bill for an ordinance amending Articles III and VI of Chapter 45 the Denver Revised Municipal Code to address catalytic converter thefts within the City and County of Denver. Amends Chapter 45 of the Denver Revised Municipal Code to address catalytic converter thefts by adding certain identification and reporting requirements when selling or purchasing a used catalytic converter, citywide. The Committee approved filing this item at its meeting on 7-20-22.
Indexes: Emily Lapel
Attachments: 1. BR22-0834 2018 Ordinance Request Form_Catalytic Converter, 2. BR22-0834 2018 DRAFT Bill_Catalytic Converterv2, 3. Catalytic Converters_SafeHouse July 20 2022, 4. 22-0834 Filed Bill_Amend Ch. 45 - catalytic converter thefts, 5. 22-0834 Filed Bill_Amend Ch. 45 - catalytic converter thefts, 6. 22-0834 - signed, 7. 22-0834 For an ordinance approving a proposed Amendatory Agreement between the 6 City and County of Denver and Magellan Pipeline Company, L.P.
Other/Miscellaneous Request Template (Appointments; ROW; Code Changes; Zoning Action, etc.)

Date Submitted: 7-18-2022

Requesting Agency: Denver Police Department
Division:

Subject Matter Expert Name: Matt Lunn, PhD
Email Address: matthew.lunn@denvergov.org
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Item Title & Description:
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A bill for an ordinance amending Articles III and VI of Chapter 45 the Denver Revised Municipal Code to address catalytic converter thefts within the City and County of Denver.
Amends Chapter 45 of the Denver Revised Municipal Code to address catalytic converter thefts by adding certain identification and reporting requirements when selling or purchasing a used catalytic converter, citywide. The Committee approved filing this item at its meeting on 7-20-22.
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Affected Council District(s) or citywide? Citywide

Executive Summary with Rationale and Impact:
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The State legislature passed and the Governor signed SB 22-009 Recertification and theft of catalytic converters on June 7, 2022. This new law outlines a number of changes, including: requiring CO DPHE to establish procedures for aftermarket catalytic converters; on and after October 31, 2022, it is unlawful to install, sell, offer for sale, or advertise any used, recycled, or salvaged catalytic converter unless the catalytic converter is an aftermarket catalytic converter that has been c...

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