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File #: 2018-1148    Version: 1
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed Finally
File created: 11/21/2018 In control: Committee on Finance and Law
On agenda: 11/27/2018 Final action: 12/11/2018
Enactment date: 12/11/2018 Enactment #: 45
Effective date: 12/21/2018    
Title: Ordinance amending and clarifying the City Code at Title Two: Fiscal, Article l: Administration, Chapter 210: Acceptance of Gifts to the City by amending and clarifying sections ?210.03 - Donation or Gift Exceeding Five Thousand Dollars ($5,000.000) in Value and ?210.04 - Donation or Gift Less Than $5,000 in Value.
Indexes: PGH. CODE ORDINANCES TITLE 02 - FISCAL
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Ordinance amending and clarifying the City Code at Title Two: Fiscal, Article l: Administration, Chapter 210: Acceptance of Gifts to the City by amending and clarifying sections ?210.03 - Donation or Gift Exceeding Five Thousand Dollars ($5,000.000) in Value and ?210.04 - Donation or Gift Less Than $5,000 in Value.

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WHEREAS, City officials have become aware that the City code does not account for donations or gifts to the City that range in value from $4999.01 through $5000.00 and,

WHEREAS, in order to address the process required when accepting gifts or donations in the amount of $4999.01 through $5,000.00, the City code needs to be clarified and amended;


Be it resolved that the Council of the City of Pittsburgh as follows:

Amending the City Code at Title Two: Fiscal, Article l: Administration, Chapter 210: Acceptance of Gifts to the City by amending and clarifying sections ?210.03 - Donation or Gift Exceeding Five Thousand Dollars ($5,000.000) in Value and ?210.04 - Donation or Gift Less Than $5,000 in Value as follows:

? 210.03 - DONATION OR GIFT EQUAL TO OR EXCEEDING FIVE THOUSAND DOLLARS ($5,000.00) IN VALUE.

(a) Donations equal to or exceeding five thousand dollars ($5,000.00) in value whether cash, service or tangible value shall be submitted to City Council for acceptance.
(b) Donations of tangible property equal to or exceeding five thousand dollars ($5,000.00) prior to acceptance shall include any documentation of life cycle and necessary maintenance for purposes of approval.
(c) The Department of Finance shall provide the necessary receipts, forms or paperwork in order for the donor to comply with State Department of Revenue and Federal IRS regulations.
(d) Donations of professional services must be accompanied by a memorandum of understanding detailing the scope of work to be performed; necessary restrictions (e.g., confidentiality agreements); and any other item the City deems necessary.


? 210.04 - DONATION OR GIFT LESS T...

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