Seattle City Council Introduction and Referral Calendar

At each week's Full Council meeting, the City Council adopts the Introduction and Referral Calendar, which lists proposed Council Bills (C.B.), Resolutions (Res.), and Clerk Files (C.F.) to be introduced and referred to a committee.

Below is the most recent calendar, scheduled to be presented at the Full Council meeting date indicated. To learn more about the legislative process, please see the Clerk's online guide, How a Bill Becomes a Law.


Seattle City Council Introduction and Referral Calendar
September 2, 2014

     BY LICATA
1. C.B. 118184

AN ORDINANCE appropriating money to pay certain audited claims and ordering the payment thereof.
Committee referral: Full Council

     BY LICATA
2. C.B. 118185

AN ORDINANCE appropriating money to pay certain audited claims and ordering the payment thereof.
Committee referral: Full Council

     BY LICATA
3. C.B. 118186

AN ORDINANCE appropriating money to pay certain audited claims and ordering the payment thereof.
Committee referral: Full Council

     BY GODDEN
4. C.B. 118187

AN ORDINANCE authorizing the Superintendent of Parks and Recreation to execute an agreement with the Seattle Art Museum relating to the renovation of the Seattle Asian Art Museum in Volunteer Park.
Committee referral: Parks, Seattle Center, Libraries, and Gender Pay Equity

     BY GODDEN
5. C.B. 118188

AN ORDINANCE relating to the Department of Parks and Recreation; authorizing the acquisition of real property commonly known as 4201 16th Avenue SW; authorizing acceptance and recording of the deed for open space, park, and recreation purposes; and authorizing acquisition by condemnation.
Committee referral: Parks, Seattle Center, Libraries, and Gender Pay Equity

     BY O'BRIEN
6. C.B. 118190

AN ORDINANCE relating to the Seattle Electrical Code amending Section 22.300.016 of the Seattle Municipal Code, adopting the 2014 National Electrical Code with Seattle amendments, and adopting, by incorporation, specific portions of the 2014 Washington Administrative Code Chapter 296-46B (Washington State Electrical Rule); and repealing Sections 2-34 of Ordinance 122970.
Committee referral: Planning, Land Use, and Sustainability

     BY RASMUSSEN
7. C.B. 118191

AN ORDINANCE granting Lambda Association of Gamma Phi Beta permission to maintain and operate a skybridge over and across the alley between 17th Avenue Northeast and 16th Avenue Northeast, north of Northeast 45th Street, for a ten-year term, renewable for two successive ten-year terms; specifying the conditions under which this permit is granted; providing for the acceptance of the permit and conditions; and ratifying and confirming certain prior acts.
Committee referral: Transportation

     BY SAWANT
8. C.B. 118192

AN ORDINANCE relating to the City Light Department, approving a fifteen-year franchise to construct, operate, maintain, replace and repair an electrical light and power system in, across, over, along, under, through and below certain designated public rights- of-way in the City of Burien.
Committee referral: Energy

     BY SAWANT
9. C.B. 118193

AN ORDINANCE relating to the City Light Department; amending subsection 21.49.086.D of the Seattle Municipal Code to create Net Wholesale Revenue targets for 2015 and 2016 consistent with those assumed in the City Light 2015-2020 Strategic Plan adopted by Resolution 31529.
Committee referral: Energy

     BY SAWANT
10. C.B. 118194

AN ORDINANCE relating to the rates, terms and conditions for the use and sale of electricity supplied by the City Light Department for 2015 and 2016; and amending Seattle Municipal Code Sections 21.49.030, 21.49.040, 21.49.052, 21.49.055, 21.49.057, 21.49.058, 21.49.060, 21.49.065, 21.49.080, 21.49.082, and 21.49.085 in connection therewith.
Committee referral: Energy

     BY BAGSHAW
11. C.B. 118195

AN ORDINANCE relating to Seattle Public Utilities; prohibiting food waste and compostable paper from disposal as garbage; and amending Sections 21.36.082, 21.36.083 and 21.36.922 of the Seattle Municipal Code.
Committee referral: Seattle Public Utilities and Neighborhoods

     BY BAGSHAW
12. C.B. 118196

AN ORDINANCE authorizing Seattle Public Utilities to enter into an Easement Agreement with the Port of Seattle for the construction, operation, maintenance and monitoring of City-owned stormwater drainage facilities including an outfall pipeline at the Terminal-117 cleanup site on the Lower Duwamish Waterway.
Committee referral: Seattle Public Utilities and Neighborhoods

     BY BAGSHAW
13. C.B. 118197

AN ORDINANCE relating to historic preservation, imposing controls upon the Northwest Rooms and International Fountain Pavilion, a landmark designated by the Landmarks Preservation Board under Chapter 25.12 of the Seattle Municipal Code, and adding it to the Table of Historical Landmarks contained in Chapter 25.32 of the Seattle Municipal Code.
Committee referral: Seattle Public Utilities and Neighborhoods

     BY GODDEN
14. C.B. 118198

AN ORDINANCE relating to food and beverage concessions in several City of Seattle parks; authorizing the Superintendent of the Department of Parks and Recreation to enter into five-year concession lease agreements with food service providers to provide food services at Gas Works Park, West Green Lake Beach, Madrona Park, and Seward Park.
Committee referral: Parks, Seattle Center, Libraries, and Gender Pay Equity

     BY LICATA
15. C.B. 118199

AN ORDINANCE relating to the Seattle City Employees' Retirement System; removing outdated and redundant language; re- ordering and renumbering sections; correcting Code Section cross-references in accordance therewith; amending Sections 4.36.030, 4.36.040, 4.36.050, 4.36.060, 4.36.100, 4.36.101, 4.36.103, 4.36.106, 4.36.110, 4.36.120, 4.36.124, 4.36.125, 4.36.130, 4.36.135, 4.36.140, 4.36.145, 4.36.160, 4.36.170, 4.36.180, 4.36.185, 4.36.190, 4.36.191, 4.36.192, 4.36.193, 4.36.195, 4.36.200, 4.36.210, 4.36.215, 4.36.220, 4.36.230, 4.36.240, 4.36.250, 4.36.260, 4.36.270, 4.36.280, 4.36.290, 4.36.295, 4.36.300, 4.36.310, 4.36.320, 4.36.330, 4.36.340, 4.36.360, 4.36.370, 4.36.380, 4.36.385, 4.36.400, 4.36.410 and 4.20.610 of the Seattle Municipal Code; creating new Sections 4.36.525, 4.36.585, 4.36.530, 4.36.535, 4.36.540, 4.36.565, 4.36.580, 4.36.555, 4.36.500, 4.36.520, 4.36.505, 4.36.510, 4.36.515, 4.36.545, 4.36.550, 4.36.595, 4.36.665, 4.36.567, 4.36.570, 4.36.675, 4.36.670, 4.36.575, 4.36.600, 4.36.605, 4.36.615, 4.36.645, 4.36.650, 4.36.655, 4.36.660, 4.36.610, 4.36.680, 4.36.620, 4.36.625, 4.36.630, 4.36.560, 4.36.635, 4.36.690, 4.36.695, 4.36.700, 4.36.705, 4.36.710, 4.36.640, 4.36.715, 4.36.590, 4.36.720 and 4.36.900 of the Seattle Municipal Code; and repealing Sections 4.36.150, 4.36.175, 4.36.196 and 4.36.199 of the Seattle Municipal Code.
Committee referral: Finance and Culture

     BY LICATA
16. C.B. 118200

AN ORDINANCE relating to the Seattle City Employees' Retirement System; clarifying and simplifying the calculations for final compensation and creditable service; amending Sections 4.36.040, 4.36.050, and 4.36.555 of the Seattle Municipal Code.
Committee referral: Finance and Culture

     BY O'BRIEN
17. C.B. 118201

AN ORDINANCE relating to land use and zoning; establishing a definition for small efficiency dwelling unit; clarifying standards for configuration of dwelling units; amending development standards for congregate residences; amending design review thresholds; clarifying the application of green factor landscaping requirements to congregate residences; amending income eligible household definitions for incentive programs related to small efficiency dwelling units and congregate residences; and modifying vehicle, bicycle and Restricted Parking Zone regulations for small efficiency dwelling units and congregate residences; amending Sections 11.16.315, 23.41.004, 23.45.504, 23.45.508, 23.45.524, 23.47A.004, 23.47A.016, 23.54.015, 23.54.040, 23.58A.004, and 23.84A.008 of the Seattle Municipal Code; and adopting new Sections 23.42.048 and 23.42.049.
Committee referral: Planning, Land Use, and Sustainability

     BY O'BRIEN
18. C.B. 118202

AN ORDINANCE relating to land use and zoning, amending Sections 23.47A.004, 23.51A.004, 23.84A.020 and 23.84A.046 of the Seattle Municipal Code, to establish a definition for and allow youth service centers, and provide development standards for youth service centers existing as of January 1, 2013 in public facilities operated by King County.
Committee referral: Planning, Land Use, and Sustainability

     BY RASMUSSEN
19. C.B. 118203

AN ORDINANCE related to the redevelopment of Yesler Terrace; vacating portions of Terry Avenue, Spruce Street, Alley in Block 84 of Terry's 2nd Addition, Spruce Street and 9th Avenue Intersection, Alley at Yesler Terrace Steam Plant, 8th Avenue and Yesler Way Intersection, 8th Avenue South, South Main Street, 9th Avenue South, and South Washington Street, on the petition of the Housing Authority of the City of Seattle, with a modified street vacation condition; relinquishing certain easements no longer needed by the City of Seattle; approving and confirming the plat of "Yesler Terrace Community" and accepting dedications in a portion of the Southwest Quarter of the Southeast Quarter of Section 32, Township 25 North, Range 4 East and a portion of the Northwest Quarter and a portion of the Northeast Quarter of Section 5, Township 24 North, Range 4 East, W.M. in King County, Washington, with modified plat conditions; accepting temporary easements for street purposes over certain vacated portions of Terry Avenue, Spruce Street, and South Washington Street; authorizing the signing, acceptance and recording of a Covenant for Infrastructure Construction, and a Public Access, Easement and Maintenance Agreement; and authorizing the signing and acceptance of a Cooperative Agreement Regarding Dedicated Street Areas in Yesler Terrace Plat.
Committee referral: Transportation

     BY HARRELL
20. Res. 31541

A RESOLUTION regarding insurance coverage for comprehensive reproductive health care, including abortion, calling on the United States Congress and President Obama to repeal all federal bans on public coverage of abortion and supporting efforts to improve access to public and private insurance coverage for comprehensive reproductive health care, including abortion.
Committee referral: Public Safety, Civil Rights, and Technology

     BY LICATA
21. Res. 31542

A RESOLUTION approving interest rates set by the Seattle City Employees' Retirement System (SCERS) Board of Administration for 2015.
Committee referral: Finance and Culture

     BY BAGSHAW
22. C.F. 313959

Appointment of Marie R. Wong as member, International Special Review District Board, for a term of confirmation to November 29, 2014.
Committee referral: Seattle Public Utilities and Neighborhoods

     BY BURGESS
23. C.F. 313961

Appointment of Brendan W. Donckers as member, Seattle Ethics and Elections Commission, for a term of confirmation to December 31, 2016.
Committee referral: Education and Governance

     BY BURGESS
24. C.F. 313962

Appointment of Eileen Norton as member, Seattle Ethics and Elections Commission, for a term of confirmation to December 31, 2016.
Committee referral: Education and Governance

     BY GODDEN
25. C.F. 313963

Appointment of Lydia Albert as member, Board of Park Commissioners, for a term of confirmation to September 1, 2015.
Committee referral: Parks, Seattle Center, Libraries, and Gender Pay Equity

     BY GODDEN
26. C.F. 313964

Appointment of Sean V. O'Brien as member, Seattle Center Advisory Commission, for a term of confirmation to September 1, 2015.
Committee referral: Parks, Seattle Center, Libraries, and Gender Pay Equity

     BY O'BRIEN
27. C.F. 313965

2014 National Electrical Code.
Committee referral: Planning, Land Use, and Sustainability

     BY O'BRIEN
28. C.F. 313966

Electrical Safety Standards, Administration and Installation; State of Washington, Washington Administrative Code 296-46B.
Committee referral: Planning, Land Use, and Sustainability

     BY RASMUSSEN
29. C.F. 313967

Appointment of Riley Kimball as member, Seattle Bicycle Advisory Board, for a term of confirmation to September 1, 2015.
Committee referral: Transportation

     BY RASMUSSEN
30. C.F. 313968

Reappointment of David A. Goldberg as member, Seattle Pedestrian Advisory Board, for a term of confirmation to March 4, 2016.
Committee referral: Transportation

     BY RASMUSSEN
31. C.F. 313969

Reappointment of Lorena P. Kaplan as member, Seattle Pedestrian Advisory Board, for a term of confirmation to March 4, 2016.
Committee referral: Transportation

     BY RASMUSSEN
32. C.F. 313970

Reappointment of Jeffrey Linn as member, Seattle Pedestrian Advisory Board, for a term of confirmation to March 4, 2014.
Committee referral: Transportation

     BY RASMUSSEN
33. C.F. 313971

Appointment of Bevin Wong as member, Seattle Pedestrian Advisory Board, for a term of confirmation to September 1, 2015.
Committee referral: Transportation

     BY BAGSHAW
34. C.F. 313973

Appointment of Sarah E. Shadid as member, Landmarks Preservation Board, for a term of confirmation to September 1, 2015.
Committee referral: Seattle Public Utilities and Neighborhoods

     BY BAGSHAW
35. C.F. 313974

Appointment of Evan Dilworth Bue as member, Pioneer Square Preservation Board, for a term of confirmation to September 1, 2015.
Committee referral: Seattle Public Utilities and Neighborhoods

     BY HARRELL
36. C.F. 313975

Appointment of Sarah A. Trowbridge as member, Citizens' Telecommunications and Technology Advisory Board, for a term of confirmation to September 1, 2015.
Committee referral: Public Safety, Civil Rights, and Technology

     BY HARRELL
37. C.F. 313976

Appointment of Yan Jun (Angela) Liu as member, Seattle Commission for People with Disabilities, for a term of confirmation to September 1, 2015.
Committee referral: Public Safety, Civil Rights, and Technology

     BY HARRELL
38. C.F. 313977

Appointment of Julianna Tesfu as member, Seattle Human Rights Commission, for a term of confirmation to September 1, 2015.
Committee referral: Public Safety, Civil Rights, and Technology

     BY HARRELL
39. C.F. 313978

Appointment of Mohamed Adan as member, Seattle Immigrant and Refugee Commission, for a term of confirmation to September 1, 2015.
Committee referral: Public Safety, Civil Rights, and Technology

     BY HARRELL
40. C.F. 313979

Appointment of Shoshana Paget as member, Seattle LGBT Commission, for a term of confirmation to September 1, 2015.
Committee referral: Public Safety, Civil Rights, and Technology

     BY HARRELL
41. C.F. 313980

Appointment of Brianna C. Holmes as member, Seattle Women's Commission, for a term of confirmation to September 1, 2015.
Committee referral: Public Safety, Civil Rights, and Technology

     BY O'BRIEN
42. C.F. 313981

Appointment of Grant M. Hromas as member, Seattle Design Commission, for a term of confirmation to September 1, 2015.
Committee referral: Planning, Land Use, and Sustainability

     BY O'BRIEN
43. C.F. 313982

Appointment of Krystal F. Brun as member, Seattle Design Review Board, for a term of confirmation to September 1, 2015.
Committee referral: Planning, Land Use, and Sustainability

     BY O'BRIEN
44. C.F. 313983

Appointment of Lauren Squires as member, Seattle Planning Commission, for a term of confirmation to September 1, 2015.
Committee referral: Planning, Land Use, and Sustainability

     BY LICATA
45. C.F. 313984

Reappointment of Robert J. Flowers as member, Museum Development Authority Council, for a term of confirmation to July 13, 2017.
Committee referral: Finance and Culture

     BY LICATA
46. C.F. 313985

Appointment of Amy L. Pinon as member, Seattle Arts Commission, for a term of confirmation to September 1, 2015.
Committee referral: Finance and Culture

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