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Legislation #: 100829 Introduction Date: 9/30/2010
Type: Ordinance Effective Date: none
Sponsor: COUNCILMEMBER MARCASON
Title: Amending Chapter 43 revising the definition of a short term loan establishment and providing for submission to the qualified voters of Kansas City for their approval at a special election called for Tuesday, April 7, 2015, the question of charging a fee for the issuance of a permit for the operation of a short term loan establishment, and directing the City Clerk to notify the responsible election authorities of this election.

Legislation History
DateMinutesDescription
9/30/2010 Filed by the Clerk's office
9/30/2010 Referred to Planning, Zoning & Economic Development Committee
10/6/2010 Hold On Agenda (11/3/2010)
11/3/2010 Hold On Agenda (11/17/2010)
11/17/2010 Hold On Agenda (1/5/2011)
1/5/2011 Hold On Agenda (1/19/2011)
1/19/2011 Hold On Agenda (2/2/2011)
2/9/2011 Hold Off Agenda
1/14/2015 Advance and Do Pass as a Committee Substitute, Debate
1/15/2015 Passed as Substituted

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COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR ORDINANCE NO. 100829

 

Amending Chapter 43 revising the definition of a short term loan establishment and providing for submission to the qualified voters of Kansas City for their approval at a special election called for Tuesday, April 7, 2015, the question of charging a fee for the issuance of a permit for the operation of a short term loan establishment, and directing the City Clerk to notify the responsible election authorities of this election.

WHEREAS, the City has enacted ordinances for the regulation of Short Term Loan Establishments; and

 

WHEREAS, the responsibilities and duties of regulating the Short Term Loan Establishments require such services and activities such as the inspection, regulation and the issuance of a short term loan establishment permit: and

 

WHEREAS, the City believes it necessary that the City charge a reasonable fee to offset the services it provides and its activities in connection with its responsibilities and duties; and

 

WHEREAS, the City believes the cost to the City incurred by the services it provides and its activities in connection with its responsibilities and duties should be borne by those short term loan establishments requiring or enjoying such services or activities; NOW, THEREFORE,

 

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

 

Section 1. That Chapter 43 will be amended by repealing Section 43-2, Definitions, and adding a new section to read as follows if the voters approve the April 7, 2015 ballot question to pay fees in accordance to the amended definition of short term loan establishment:

 

Sec. 43-2. Definitions.

 

The following words, when used in this chapter, shall have the meanings ascribed to them in this section, except where the context clearly indicates a different meaning:

 

Director means the director of neighborhood and community services or a person designated by the director.

 

Permittee means any individual, firm, association, corporation, partnership, association or organization holding a permit issued by the director pursuant to this chapter to operate a short term loan establishment.

 

Premises means the bounds of the enclosure where a short term loan establishment conducts business and includes parking lots and other adjacent private property occupied by or used in connection with the business.

Short term loan establishment means an establishment which (a) engages in the business of providing money to customers on a temporary basis, wherein such loans are secured by post-dated check, paycheck, or car title, or (b) is registered as a lender under state or federal law. The classification does not include a state or federally chartered bank, savings and loan association, credit union, or mortgage broker or originator. Further, this classification does not include establishments selling consumer goods, including consumables, where the loans or the cashing of checks or money orders are incidental to the main purpose of the business. This classification does include, but is not limited to, check cashing stores, payday loan stores, and car title loan stores.

 

Section 2. ELECTION CALLED. That a special election is hereby called and shall be held in Kansas City, Missouri on Tuesday, April 7, 2015, at which election there shall be submitted to the qualified electors of Kansas City, Missouri, a question hereinafter set out to authorize a fee for issuance of a permit for the operation of a short term loan establishment with the revenues of such fees being used to cover the cost of administering the regulation, inspection, and issuance of the short term loan establishment permits by charging a fee of $1,000.00 per year for each new permit and $1,000.00 per year for each renewal of a short term loan establishment permit.

 

Section 3. BALLOT LANGUAGE. The ballot language shall be in substantially the form:

QUESTION _____

SHALL THE FOLLOWING BE APPROVED?

 

Shall the City of Kansas City, Missouri be reauthorized to impose an annual fee on short term loan establishments (as redefined in Committee Substitute for Ordinance 100829), for the administrative expenses related to the regulation, inspection and permitting of such establishments, in the amount of $1,000.00 for each permit (new or renewal)?

 

_________Yes ________No

 

The voter who desires to vote in favor of this proposition shall place an X in the box opposite Yes. The voter who desires to vote against this proposition shall place an X in the box opposite No.

 

Section 4. DELIVERY OF ORDINANCE BY CITY CLERK TO ELECTION AUTHORITIES. That the City Clerk shall deliver certified copies of this ordinance and notice of election to the Board of Election Commissioners of Kansas City, Missouri, Board of Election Commissioners of Clay County, Board of Election Commissioners of Platte County, and the County Clerk of Cass County, which shall be the authority of the respective election authorities of the City to submit the question to the electors of Kansas City as herein provided and to give public notice thereof as provided by law.

 


Section 5. ELECTION NOTICE. That the notice of election shall read as follows:

 

______________________________________________

 

NOTICE OF ELECTION

CITY OF KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI

 

Notice is hereby given that the City of Kansas City has called an election to be held in the City on Tuesday, April 7, 2015, between the hours of 6:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. C.S.T., at which election all qualified voters residing within the City of Kansas City, Missouri, will be given the opportunity to vote.

 

The official ballot will be in substantially the following form:

 

_________________________________________________

 

QUESTION _____

SHALL THE FOLLOWING BE APPROVED?

 

Shall the City of Kansas City, Missouri be reauthorized to impose an annual fee on short term loan establishments (as redefined in Committee Substitute for Ordinance 100829), for the administrative expenses related to the regulation, inspection and permitting of such establishments, in the amount of $1,000.00 for each permit (new or renewal)?

 

________Yes ________No

 

(Instructions to voters will be supplied by the election authorities)

 

____________________________________________________

 

A full and complete copy of Committee Substitute for Ordinance No. 100829, submitting the above question to the electorate is on file in the office of the City Clerk of Kansas City, Missouri, where the same is open for inspection and copying.

 

The polling places for the election will be [insert list of polling places in last publication only.]

_____________________________________________

 

I hereby certify that the foregoing is the legal notice to be published pursuant to Section 115.127, RSMo.

 


 

Given under my hand and the official seal of the City of Kansas City, Missouri, this _______ day of __________________, 2015.

 

 

(SEAL) _________________________________

Marilyn Sanders

City Clerk, City of Kansas City, Missouri

 

Before me, a notary public, personally appeared Marilyn Sanders, to me known to be the City Clerk of the City of Kansas City, Missouri, and the person who acknowledged to me that she executed the same for the purposes therein stated.

 

 

(SEAL) __________________________________

Notary Public

 

My Commission Expires:_____________________

 

_________________________________________________

 

Approved as to form and legality:

 

 

____________________________

Kathy Adams

Assistant City Attorney