Item - 2015.MM7.10

Tracking Status

  • City Council adopted this item on June 10, 2015 without amendments.

MM7.10 - Translation Services for Councillors - by Councillor Shelley Carroll, seconded by Councillor Kristyn Wong-Tam

Decision Type:

City Council Decision

City Council on June 10, 11 and 12, 2015, adopted the following:


1.  City Council request the City Clerk to consult with interested Members of Council on the best way to deliver translation services to Councillors and to report back to Council with recommendations before the end of 2015.

Background Information (City Council)

Motions (City Council)

Motion to Waive Referral (Carried)

Speaker Nunziata advised Council that the provisions of Chapter 27, Council Procedures, require that Motion MM7.10 be referred to the Executive Committee. A two-thirds vote of the Council Members present is required to waive referral.

Vote (Waive Referral) Jun-11-2015 5:15 PM

Result: Carried Two-Thirds Required - MM7.10 - Waive referral
Total members that voted Yes: 32 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Christin Carmichael Greb, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Gary Crawford, Joe Cressy, Vincent Crisanti, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Sarah Doucette, Paula Fletcher, Mary Fragedakis, Stephen Holyday, Jim Karygiannis, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 7 Members that voted No are Jon Burnside, John Campbell, Josh Colle, Justin J. Di Ciano, John Filion, Mark Grimes, Giorgio Mammoliti
Total members that were Absent: 6 Members that were absent are Frank Di Giorgio, Rob Ford, Denzil Minnan-Wong, James Pasternak, Michael Thompson, John Tory

Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)
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