Health and Human Services Committee, July 9, 2020
The Health and Human Services Committee will meet to review and discuss the following:
Board Bill Number 27
Introduced by Alderwoman Christine Ingrassia
The Board Bill would impose certain transparency requirements and restrictions on “third-party food delivery services” and “food establishments”, as these terms are defined in in the Bill. These include requirements that third-party food delivery services and food establishments disclose their policies regarding delivery worker gratuities, that third-party food delivery services disclose the commissions charged food establishments for online orders taken through their platforms, and require that food establishment’s their Health Department performance and risk-based inspection letter grades on platforms used to take online orders. The Board Bill would also prohibit third-party food delivery services from imposing requirements regarding food establishments’ prices for online orders, cap delivery fees at 5%, and require third-party food delivery services to obtain business licenses.
Board Bill Number 44
Introduced by Alderman Bret Narayan
The proposed board bill would regulate and control of Air Pollution within the City of St. Louis: repealing Ordinance 68137, approved October 31, 2008; Ordinance 70607, approved July 19, 2017; and Ordinance 71146, approved May 7, 2020, pertaining to the regulation and control of air pollution and enact in lieu thereof a new ordinance for the purposes of clarity pertaining to the same subject matter, containing a severability clause, a penalty clause and an emergency clause.
This video is the result of a law passed in 2016 by 21st Ward Alderman Antonio French. The historic “Transparency in Government Law” requires all public meetings of the St. Louis Board of Aldermen; the Board of Estimate & Apportionment; the Board of Public Service; and the Preservation Board be recorded and made available on an official City of St. Louis YouTube channel.