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File #: 2020-0208    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Consent
File created: 2/7/2020 In control: Board of Commissioners
On agenda: 2/11/2020 Final action:
Title: Commission District(s): All Commission Districts To amend the Resolution (item 2019-4831) previously adopted on January 14, 2020, requesting that the DeKalb Legislative Delegation to the General Assembly amend the appointment process for the Board of Ethics only, and make no other substantive changes to the existing Ethics code.
Attachments: 1. Proposed Amendment to Code of Ethics_Fixing Scrivener's Error

                                    

Public Hearing:  YES      NO                                                   Department: Board of Commissioners - District 6                                     

 

SUBJECT:

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Commission District(s): All Commission Districts

To amend the Resolution (item 2019-4831) previously adopted on January 14, 2020, requesting that the DeKalb Legislative Delegation to the General Assembly amend the appointment process for the Board of Ethics only, and make no other substantive changes to the existing Ethics code.

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Information Contact: Commissioner Gannon

Phone Number: 404-371-6353

 

PURPOSE:

To consider amending the Resolution (item 2019-4831), previously adopted by the Board of Commissioners on January 14, 2020, to correct a scrivener’s error on page 3 of the “Proposed Amendment to the DeKalb County Code of Ethics” attached to the Resolution.

 

NEED/IMPACT:

A scrivener’s error has been found in the “Proposed Amendment to the DeKalb County Code of Ethics” attached to the Resolution (item 2019-4831) adopted by the Board of Commissioners on January 14, 2020.  Subsection (C)(2)(A)(ii) was inadvertently duplicated over subsection (C)(2)(B)(i).  This amendment corrects this error and restores the correct wording for subsection (C)(2)(B)(i).  No other amendments have been made to the Resolution and attached Proposed Amendment to the DeKalb County Ethics Code.  Attached to this agenda item is the following:

                     Attachment A:  Substitute Item 2019-4831 Previously Adopted on January 14, 2020.

                     Attachment B:  Resolution and amended Attachment, redlined to show correction.

                     Attachment C:  Final Resolution and amended Attachment without redline.

 

 

FISCAL IMPACT:

None

 

RECOMMENDATION:

Recommended Action

Adopt the amended Resolution and authorize the Chief Executive Officer to execute all necessary documents.