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File #: 211285    Version: 1 Name: Charter Amendment - Split Appointment Authority for Boards and Commissions; Powers and Duties of the City Administrator
Type: Charter Amendment Status: Pending Committee Action
Introduced: 12/14/2021 In control: Rules Committee
On agenda: Final action:
Enactment date: Enactment #:
Title: Charter Amendment (First Draft) to amend the Charter of the City and County of San Francisco to 1) split the power to make appointments to the following bodies between the Mayor and the Board of Supervisors: Airport Commission, Arts Commission, Asian Art Commission, Civil Service Commission, Commission on the Environment, Commission on the Status of Women, Disability and Aging Services Commission, Fire Commission, Health Commission, Historic Preservation Commission, Human Rights Commission, Human Services Commission, Juvenile Probation Commission, Library Commission, Municipal Transportation Agency Board of Directors, Public Utilities Commission, Recreation and Park Commission, and War Memorial and Performing Arts Center Board of Trustees; subject Mayoral appointments to those bodies and to the Building Inspection Commission and the Small Business Commission to approval by the Board of Supervisors; and provide that the appropriate appointing authority (Mayor or Board of Supervisors, as applicable) may initiate removal of commissioners; and 2) specify the types of functions that the City Administrator may oversee; require that any agencies under the City Administrator be designated by ordinance; authorize the City Administrator to review City programs and services, and employment practices, and to make recommendations to the Mayor, Board of Supervisors, and departments based on those reviews; prohibit the Mayor from placing functions under the City Administrator without authorization by ordinance; and authorizing the City Administrator to recommend removal of any department head to the Mayor or a commission, and requiring the Mayor or commission to act on the recommendation within 30 days; at an election to be held on June 7, 2022.
Sponsors: Connie Chan, Hillary Ronen, Aaron Peskin, Dean Preston
Attachments: 1. Leg Ver1, 2. Leg Dig Ver1, 3. Referral CA CEQA, 4. Referral CA CON, 5. 211285 CA Mandated, 6. CEQA Determination 122321
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