2012

Date Item Vote Pass
1/17/12 Temporary Enforcement of RPP Only Areas as Two Hour Parking Without Permit 9-0-0 Yes
1/17/12 City Sponsorship of the 2012 San Francisco LGBT Pride Parade 9-0-0 Yes
1/17/12 San Francisco LGBT Pride: Relinquishment of Council Office Budget Funds to General Fund and Grant of Such Funds 9-0-0 Yes
1/17/12 Proclamation in Honor of Magnes Museum Day - January 22, 2012 (Revised Agenda Material) 9-0-0 Yes
1/31/12 Referral to City Manager: Responsible Banking Policy (Revised Agenda Material) 9-0-0 Yes
1/31/12 Tow Away Zones on MLK JR Way between Berkeley Way and Hearst Avenue 9-0-0 Yes
1/31/12 Smoke-Free Housing in Berkeley 9-0-0 Yes
1/31/12 Adopt Expanded Single Use Plastic Bag Ban/Paper Bag Fee Ordinance (Revised Agenda Material) 9-0-0 Yes
2/28/12 Celebrating March 20 to April 23, 2012 as the Cesar E. Chavez Commemoration Period in the City of Berkeley 9-0-0 Yes
2/28/12 Referral to City Manager: Parking Signage Clarity 9-0-0 Yes
2/28/12  Urging UCSF to Approve Kidney Transplant for Jesus Navarro (Revised Agenda Material) 9-0-0 Yes 
3/6/12  Amend the Constitution to End Corporate Personhood (Revised Agenda Material 9-0-0  Yes 
3/20/12  California Federation of Teachers’ Millionaire Tax Initiative  Tabled  Tabled 
3/20/12  Due Process Guarantee Act (PDF)  9-0-0 Yes 
3/20/12  Support Senate Bill 1229, Prohibiting the Requirement of Declawing or Debarking of Pets as a Condition of Tenancy  8-0-1  Yes 
3/20/12  Persian Center For Persian New Year Festival: Relinquishment Of Council Office Budget Funds To General Fund And Grant Of Such Funds  9-0-0  Yes 
4/3/12  City Support for Three Pending Anti-Human Trafficking Bills  9-0-0  Yes 
4/3/12  2012 Berkeley Cinco de Mayo Celebration: Relinquishment of Council Office Budget Funds to General Fund and Grant of Such Funds  9-0-0 Yes 
4/3/12  Chavez Commemoration Event: Relinquishment of Council Office Budget Funds to General Fund and Grant of Such Funds  9-0-0 Yes 
4/3/12  City Manager Referral: Creation of Department of Environment  9-0-0 Yes
4/3/12  City Council Redistricting Plan Ballot Language  7-0-2 Yes
4/3/12  Support Faculty Petition and Request the DA Drop Charges from November 9, 2011 UC Protest (Revised Agenda Material 9-0-0  Yes 
5/1/12  Immigrant Housing Discrimination  8-0-0  Yes 
5/1/12  Support AB 1831 - Banning the Box  8-0-0  Yes 
5/1/12 Supporting Assembly Bill 2346 Regarding the Health Rights of Farm Workers  8-0-0  Yes 
5/1/12  Support for SB 1220, The HOMeS Act  8-0-0  Yes 
5/1/12  Support a Proclamation to Honor May as Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month  8-0-0  Yes 
5/1/12  Supporting Assembly Bill 1081 as Amended 8-0-0  Yes
5/15/12  Proclamation Honoring Edward Bennett (Revised Agenda Material) 9-0-0  Yes 
5/15/12  Support Assembly Bill 1993 Relating to Mandatory Vehicle Impoundment Penalties for Unlicensed Drivers  9-0-0 Yes 
5/15/12  Support the Middle Class Scholarship Act (AB 1500 and 1501)  9-0-0  Yes 
5/15/12  2012 Berkeley Juneteenth Festival: Relinquishment of Council Office Budget Funds to General Fund and Grant of Such Funds  9-0-0 Yes 
5/15/12  North Shattuck Association: Relinquishment of Council Office Budget Funds to General Fund and Grant of Such Funds  9-0-0 Yes 
5/15/12  Contribution Limits on Contractors doing Business with the City  9-0-0  Yes 
5/29/12  FY 2013 Budget Referral for J-Sei, BOCA Community Partnership Program and BYA Park Youth Employment  9-0-0 Yes 
5/29/12  Support Senate Bill 1434 Relating to Warrantless Cell Phone Tracking  9-0-0  Yes 
5/29/12  Support a Proclamation to Honor June as Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender and Questioning Pride Month and Authorize the City Manager to Fly the Rainbow Flag for the Month of June  9-0-0 Yes 
6/12/12  Downtown No Smoking Signage: Relinquishment of Council Office Budget Funds to General Fund and Grant of Such Funds  9-0-0  Yes 
6/26/12  Supporting the Three Strikes Reform Act Initiative  8-0-0 Yes 
7/10/12  Opposition to Assembly Bill 1569: Extending Laura's Law, Involuntary Outpatient Commitment Tabled  Tabled 
7/10/12 Amendments to the Soft Story Ordinance  9-0-0  Yes 
7/17/12  City Sponsorship of the Proposed “Berkeley Sunday Streets”  9-0-0  Yes 
7/17/12  Contribution Limits on Contractors doing Business with the City  8-0-0  Yes 
7/17/12  Referral to City Manager: Streamlined Affidavit of Residency Ordinance  8-0-0  Yes 
7/31/12  California Homeless Bill of Rights  8-0-0  Yes 
7/31/12  Urging the United States Postal Service to Stop the Sale of the Berkeley Main Post Office  8-0-0  Yes 
9/18/12  Leave of Absence for Mental Health Commissioner Nemirow  9-0-0  Yes 
9/18/12  Proclamation Declaring October 13, 2012 as Indigenous Peoples Day and Approving City Co-Sponsorship  9-0-0 Yes 
9/18/12  Proclamation in Honor of Bisexual Pride Day  9-0-0  Yes 
10/2/12  Proclamation Declaring October 2012 as Homelessness Awareness Month   9-0-0  Yes 
10/16/12  Referral to City Manager: RPP Parking Beyond 72 Hour Parking Limit  Tabled  Tabled 
10/30/12  Residential Preferential Parking (RPP): Vehicle Registration Requirements  Tabled  Tabled 
11/13/12  Alta Bates Summit Medical Center’s Tax Exempt Status and Charity Care in the City of Berkeley 
5-1-3  Yes 
12/11/12  Revising the Recording of Council Annotated Agendas and Minutes to Include All Motions Voted On (Revised Agenda Material) 7-0-0  Yes 

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