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File #: 200243    Version: 1 Name: Health, Business and Tax Regulations Codes - Overdose Prevention Programs
Type: Ordinance Status: Pending Committee Action
Introduced: 3/3/2020 In control: Public Safety and Neighborhood Services Committee
On agenda: Final action:
Enactment date: Enactment #:
Title: Ordinance amending the Health Code to authorize overdose prevention programs (OPPs) by, among other things: requiring OPPs to obtain a permit from the Department of Public Health, establishing operating standards for OPPs; authorizing the imposition of fines and penalties for violation of local and state laws governing OPPs and establishing a process by which OPPs may appeal a fine or permit penalty; making it a City policy to deprioritize enforcement of laws prohibiting the possession of illegal drugs against individuals who have accepted referral to an OPP; amending the Business and Tax Regulations Code regarding appeals of certain OPP permit decisions; and affirming the Planning Department’s determination under the California Environmental Quality Act.
Sponsors: Mayor, Matt Haney
Attachments: 1. Leg Ver1, 2. Leg Dig Ver1, 3. CEQA Referral 031120, 4. FYI Referral 031120
Related files: 171045, 170353
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