Item - 2019.MM5.11

Tracking Status

  • City Council considered this item on March 27, 2019 and referred this item to an official or another committee or body. Consult the text of the decision for further information on the referral.

MM5.11 - Pursuing compensation for the cost of climate change to the City of Toronto - by Councillor Mike Layton, seconded by Councillor Mike Colle

Decision Type:

City Council Decision

City Council on March 27 and 28, 2019, referred Motion MM5.11 to the Infrastructure and Environment Committee.

Background Information (City Council)

Communications (City Council)

(March 25, 2019) E-mail from Brock O'Leary (MM.Supp.MM5.11.1)
(March 25, 2019) E-mail from Hamish Wilson (MM.Supp.MM5.11.2)

Motions (City Council)

Motion to Waive Referral (Lost)

Speaker Nunziata advised Council that the provisions of Chapter 27, Council Procedures, require that Motion MM5.11 be referred to the Infrastructure and Environment Committee. A two-thirds vote of the Council Members present is required to waive referral.

Vote (Waive Referral) Mar-28-2019 2:07 PM

Result: Lost Two-Thirds Required - MM5.11 - Waive referral
Total members that voted Yes: 3 Members that voted Yes are Stephen Holyday, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Jaye Robinson
Total members that voted No: 20 Members that voted No are Paul Ainslie, Ana Bail„o, Brad Bradford, Shelley Carroll, Mike Colle, Gary Crawford, Joe Cressy, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Michael Ford, Mark Grimes, Cynthia Lai, Mike Layton, Josh Matlow, Frances Nunziata (Chair), James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Michael Thompson, John Tory, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that were Absent: 3 Members that were absent are Jim Karygiannis, Jennifer McKelvie, Anthony Perruzza
Source: Toronto City Clerk at