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File #: 230985    Version: Name: Charter Amendment - Minimum Police Department Staffing and Five-Year Annual Funding Requirement
Type: Charter Amendment Status: Pending Committee Action
Introduced: 9/19/2023 In control: Rules Committee
On agenda: Final action: 11/28/2023
Enactment date: Enactment #:
Title: Charter Amendment (Third Draft) to amend the Charter of the City and County of San Francisco to define “Full-Duty Sworn Officers” for purposes of establishing minimum staffing levels for sworn officers of the Police Department; and, contingent upon the Controller’s certification that a future tax measure passed by the voters will generate sufficient additional revenue to fund the cost of employing Full-Duty Sworn Officers at specified minimum staffing levels and the minimum amount necessary to implement a police staffing fund: 1) set the Minimum Staffing Number for five fiscal years beginning with 1,700 full-duty sworn officers in year one, with increases each year such that by the fifth fiscal year, the Minimum Staffing Number shall be 2,074; 2) require for a period of five years that the Mayor and Board of Supervisors appropriate funds to pay for at least the number of sworn officers as of February 1 of the prior fiscal year; 3) establish a Police Full Staffing Fund (“Fund”) for a period of five fiscal years to facilitate minimum police staffing; 4) require that $16.8 million be appropriated into the Fund in the first year, and varying amounts in years two through five, calculated based on staffing shortages, but allowing for a temporary freeze of appropriations to the Fund after the first year in a budgetary or economic emergency; at an election to be held on March 5, 2024.
Sponsors: Ahsha Safai
Attachments: 1. Leg Ver1, 2. Leg Dig Ver1, 3. CON Referral 092623, 4. Dept Referral 092623, 5. CEQA Referral 092623, 6. CEQA Determinaton 100223, 7. Public Corr 101923, 8. Controller Analysis 101923, 9. Comm Pkt 102323, 10. Public Corr 10223, 11. Leg Ver2, 12. Leg Dig Ver2, 13. CON Referral 102323, 14. Referral FYI 102323, 15. CEQA Referral 102323, 16. CEQA Response 102423, 17. Police Presentation 102323, 18. Co-Sponsor Request, 19. Comm Report Req 102623, 20. Public Corr 101923, 21. Public Corr 102223, 22. Public Corr 102523, 23. Public Corr 102623, 24. CON Response 102623, 25. Comm Pkt 103023, 26. Leg Ver3, 27. Leg Dig Ver3, 28. CON Referral 103023, 29. Referral FYI 103023, 30. CEQA Referral 103023, 31. Public Corr 102923, 32. Public Corr 110223, 33. Comm Pkt 110623, 34. Controller Analysis 110323, 35. Pulic Corr 110523, 36. Public Corr 110823, 37. Public Corr 110923, 38. Board Pkt 111423, 39. 230985 Public Corr 112123, 40. Board Pkt 112823, 41. 0891_001
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
11/29/20233 Clerk of the Board TRANSMITTED  Action details Meeting details Not available
11/28/20233 Board of Supervisors ORDERED SUBMITTEDPass Action details Meeting details Video Video
11/14/20233 Board of Supervisors CONTINUEDPass Action details Meeting details Video Video
11/6/20233 Rules Committee REFERRED WITHOUT RECOMMENDATIONPass Action details Meeting details Video Video
10/30/20233 Clerk of the Board REFERRED TO DEPARTMENT  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/30/20232 Rules Committee AMENDED, AN AMENDMENT OF THE WHOLE BEARING NEW TITLEPass Action details Meeting details Video Video
10/30/20233 Rules Committee CONTINUED AS AMENDEDPass Action details Meeting details Not available
10/25/20232 Planning Commission RESPONSE RECEIVED  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/23/20232 Clerk of the Board REFERRED TO DEPARTMENT  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/23/20231 Rules Committee AMENDED, AN AMENDMENT OF THE WHOLE BEARING SAME TITLEPass Action details Meeting details Video Video
10/23/20232 Rules Committee AMENDED, AN AMENDMENT OF THE WHOLE BEARING SAME TITLEFail Action details Meeting details Not available
10/23/20232 Rules Committee CONTINUED AS AMENDEDPass Action details Meeting details Not available
10/19/20231 Controller RESPONSE RECEIVED  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/3/20231 Planning Department RESPONSE RECEIVED  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/26/20231 Clerk of the Board REFERRED TO DEPARTMENT  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/19/20231 President ASSIGNED UNDER 30 DAY RULE  Action details Meeting details Not available
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