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Legislation #: 140493 Introduction Date: 6/19/2014
Type: Resolution Effective Date: none
Sponsor: COUNCILMEMBER JOHNSON
Title: Establishing an additional position on the City legislative priorities that may come before the 113th United States Congress, 2nd Session in 2014.

Legislation History
DateMinutesDescription
6/18/2014 Filed by the Clerk's office
6/19/2014 Referred to Legislative Committee
6/26/2014 Immediate Adoption
6/26/2014 Adopted

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RESOLUTION NO. 140493

 

Establishing an additional position on the City legislative priorities that may come before the 113th United States Congress, 2nd Session in 2014.

 

WHEREAS, the City Council established Priorities and Performance Indicators on January 10, 2013, through the adoption of Resolution No. 130025; and

 

WHEREAS, the aforementioned priorities have been the Council’s guide in policymaking; and

 

WHEREAS, the City Council initially established its federal legislative priorities outlined in Resolution No. 130958 on December 12, 2013; and

 

WHEREAS, the Council recognizes that subsequent issues of concern may arise that should be included among the established priorities; and

 

WHEREAS, the City desires to publish a general statement of its position on a matter that may become the subject of or be affected by proposed federal legislation during the 2nd Session of the 113th United States Congress in 2014, relative to said City Council priorities; NOW, THEREFORE,

 

BE IT RESOVED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

 

That the City Council of Kansas City hereby adopts an additional priority outlined below to be included in the Transportation & Infrastructure category on a matter that may come before the 113th United States Congress, 2nd Session in 2014.

 

Innovation in Surface Transportation Act of 2014 – Support the passage of H.R. 4726 and any companion legislation which would give local communities greater access to federal transportation funds to invest in homegrown, innovative transportation plans and projects.

 

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