Item - 2015.CC1.12

Tracking Status

  • City Council adopted this item on December 2, 2014 without amendments.

CC1.12 - Election of the Speaker and Deputy Speaker

Decision Type:
ACTION
Status:
Adopted
Wards:
All

City Council Decision

City Council on December 2 and 3, 2014:

 

1.  Elected Councillor Frances Nunziata as Speaker for a term of office ending on November 30, 2018.

 

2.  Elected Councillor Shelley Carroll as Deputy Speaker for a term of office ending on November 30, 2018.

City Council Decision Advice and Other Information

Mayor John Tory called upon Councillor Frances Nunziata, following her election as Speaker, to address Council.  Speaker Nunziata thanked Members of Council for their support in electing her as Speaker and told the Members that she was looking forward to working together in the new term.

Background Information (City Council)

(December 1, 2014) Letter from Mayor John Tory advising that he consents to the election of a Speaker and Deputy Speaker by City Council (CC1.12)
https://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2015/cc/bgrd/backgroundfile-73905.pdf

Motions (City Council)

1 - Nomination of a Member

Mayor John Tory opened the floor and called for nominations for Speaker.

 

Deputy Mayor Denzil Minnan-Wong nominated Councillor Frances Nunziata for the position of Speaker.

 

Mayor John Tory called for nominations three times. There were no further nominations. Nominations were closed.

Vote (Nomination of a Member) Dec-03-2014 3:47 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CC1.12 - elect Frances Nunziata as Speaker
Total members that voted Yes: 38 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Jon Burnside, John Campbell, Christin Carmichael Greb, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Gary Crawford, Vincent Crisanti, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Justin J. Di Ciano, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Stephen Holyday, Jim Karygiannis, Norman Kelly, Chin Lee, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata, Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, John Tory (Chair)
Total members that voted No: 6 Members that voted No are Joe Cressy, Janet Davis, Paula Fletcher, Mike Layton, Gord Perks, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that were Absent: 1 Members that were absent are Josh Colle

2 - Nomination of a Member

Mayor John Tory opened the floor and called for nominations for Deputy Speaker.

 

Councillor Maria Augimeri nominated Councillor Shelley Carroll for the position of Deputy Speaker.

 

Mayor John Tory called for nominations three times. There were no further nominations. Nominations were closed.

Vote (Nomination of a Member) Dec-03-2014 3:49 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - CC1.18 - elect Shelley Carroll as the Deputy Speaker
Total members that voted Yes: 45 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Jon Burnside, John Campbell, Christin Carmichael Greb, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Joe Cressy, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Justin J. Di Ciano, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Stephen Holyday, Jim Karygiannis, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata, Cesar Palacio, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Michael Thompson, John Tory (Chair), Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 0 Members that voted No are
Total members that were Absent: 0 Members that were absent are
Source: Toronto City Clerk at www.toronto.ca/council