Moved by Councillor Demong, that the Administration Recommendations contained
in Report LGT2015-0340 be approved, after amendment, as follows:
the Legislative Governance Task Force recommend that Council:
1. Adopt the proposed
amended Gifts and Benefits Policy for Members of Council, after
amendment to Section 6 ‘Exclusions’, by adding the following words:
“This Council policy
does not apply to campaign contributions. Campaign contributions must be
disclosed in accordance with the Local Authorities Election Act RSA 2000 c.
2. Direct that the
amended Gifts and Benefits Policy for Members of Council come into
effect on 2015 July 01; and
Administration to bring forward a proposed Council policy on fundraising and
ward events to the Legislative Governance Task Force no later than Q4 2015.
4. And further, that
the In Camera discussion remain confidential pursuant to Sections 24(1)(a)
and (b) of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.