Councilmember Bass

Councilmember Bass

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Recent Legislation

  • Resolution 200409

    IN COUNCIL - FINAL PASSAGE on June 25, 2020

    Calling on the Pennsylvania General Assembly to reverse the legalization of the sale of “consumer fireworks” in the State of Pennsylvania.


  • Resolution 200407

    ADOPTED on June 25, 2020

    Authorizing the City Council of Philadelphia to create a Special Committee on the Future Economy of Philadelphia to develop policy and hold hearings to promote ...


  • Resolution 200406

    ADOPTED on June 25, 2020

    Authorizing the Committee on Fiscal Stability and Intergovernmental Cooperation to hold quarterly hearings that include monthly reporting requirements, to discuss the fiscal position and overarching ...


  • Resolution 200405

    ADOPTED on June 25, 2020

    Honoring the Pennsylvania 30 Day Fund for providing immediate financial assistance through forgivable loans to small businesses locally and statewide during the COVID-19 crisis and ...


  • Resolution 200403

    ADOPTED on June 25, 2020

    Authorizing the Committee on Public Health and Human Services to continue to hold hearings to assess the City of Philadelphia’s efforts, as coordinated by the ...


  • Resolution 200402

    ADOPTED on June 25, 2020

    Authorizing the Committee on Education to hold hearings to consider a program that provides broadband internet for Philadelphians to access quality schools and quality jobs.

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Representing District 8

Since 2012


Sponsored legislation by topic

40 REDEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY

31 GERMANTOWN SPECIAL SERVICES DISTRICT

29 VACANT PROPERTY

28 PARKING REGULATIONS

14 REAL ESTATE TAX

14 PHILADELPHIA HOME RULE CHARTER

13 SCHOOL DISTRICT OF PHILADELPHIA

11 ZONING

9 STRIKE FROM & VACATE

9 CITY PLAN

8 ZONING AND PLANNING

8 ONE WAY STREET REGULATIONS

7 AGREEMENTS

6 PARKING REGULATIONS (TRUCKS)

5 PAID

5 MINIMUM WAGE

4 AFFORDABLE HOUSING

4 ELECTRONIC SMOKING DEVICES

4 PHILADELPHIA LAND BANK

4 CONTRACTS AND PROCUREMENT

4 VIOLENCE

4 GUNS

4 MT. AIRY BUSINESS IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT

4 REFUSE AND LITTERING

3 ENCROACHMENT

3 LANDLORD AND TENANT

3 PROMOTING HEALTHY FAMILIES AND WORKPLACES

3 PROCUREMENT

3 WATER AND SEWER

3 HEALTH CODE

3 FAIRMOUNT PARK SYSTEM

3 GRANTS REVENUE FUND

3 REBUILD PROJECT STATEMENT

3 NEIGHBORHOOD TRANSFORMATION INITIATIVE

3 PROPERTY MAINTENANCE CODE

3 TRAFFIC CODE

3 EDUCATION

3 VENDORS

2 SOUTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA MUTUAL AID AND INTERGOVERNMENTAL COOPERATION AGREEMENT

2 GERMANTOWN REDEVELOPMENT AREA

2 SCHOOL REFORM COMMISSION

2 AIRPORT

2 CHESTNUT HILL BUSINESS IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT

2 LEAD HAZARD DISCLOSURE

2 CITY DEPOSITORIES

2 SALES AND USE TAX AND HOTEL OCCUPANCY TAX

2 FIREARMS

2 SMOKING

2 PAYROLL DEDUCTIONS

2 FARMERS' MARKETS

2 ADMINISTRATIVE ADJUDICATION OF PARKING VIOLATIONS

2 LABOR STANDARDS

2 PECO

2 FOOD ESTABLISHMENTS

2 LEAD-BASED PAINT

2 FISHTOWN AREA BUSINESS IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT

2 PHILADELPHIA GAS WORKS

2 SOUTH PHILLY MARKET DISTRICT

2 SIDEWALK SALES

2 WISTER III URBAN RENEWAL AREA

2 CONDEMNATION

2 PAID SICK LEAVE

2 NICETOWN URBAN RENEWAL AREA

2 BUILDING CODE

2 PREDATORY LENDING

2 FREE LIBRARY OF PHILADELPHIA

2 FAIR PRACTICES

2 OVERLAY ZONING DISTRICT

1 LEAD PAINT DISCLOSURE

1 NUISANCE BEHAVIOR

1 STUDENT LOAN DEBT

1 REVERSE MORTGAGES

1 PUBLIC SAFETY

1 PHILADELPHIA NAVAL SHIPYARD

1 GREEN ROOF

1 FEE FOR LOCAL USE

1 HOME INSPECTION

1 RESTRICTIVE COVENANT REGARDING USE FOR RETAIL FOOD SALE

1 SANCTUARY CITY

1 BABY DIAPER CHANGING STATIONS

1 HOSPITAL ASSESSMENTS

1 TASK FORCE ON RETIREMENT SECURITY FOR PRIVATE SECTOR EMPLOYEES IN PHILADELPHIA

1 LOGAN TRIANGLE/NCA OVERLAY DISTRICT

1 RETAINING WALLS

1 COMMERCIAL ESTABLISHMENTS ON RESIDENTIAL BLOCKFACES

1 PHILADELPHIA HEROIN EPIDEMIC

1 WASTE DISPOSAL

1 GAS COMMISSION

1 AIDS

1 COMPENSATION

1 CENTRAL TIOGA URBAN RENEWAL AREA

1 TAX REFORM COMMISSION

1 SEXUAL HARASSMENT

1 HOMESTEAD EXEMPTION

1 SENIOR CITIZEN LOW INCOME SPECIAL TAX PROVISIONS

1 PHILADELPHIA ZONING BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT

1 HARD-WIRED SMOKE ALARMS

1 LOGAN REDEVELOPMENT AREA

1 PHARMACEUTICAL SALES AND MARKETING PRACTICES

1 COMMUNITY COLLEGE OF PHILADELPHIA

1 BED BUG INFESTATIONS

1 USE OF AN AUTOMATED SPEED ENFORCEMENT SYSTEM TO IMPROVE SAFETY ON ROOSEVELT BOULEVARD

1 REVENUE NEUTRAL RATE

1 HOMESTEAD EXCLUSION

1 PROHIBITION ON USE OF CERTAIN BAGS AND CHECKOUT BAG CHARGE

1 PROTECTIONS FOR DOMESTIC WORKERS

1 REFUNDS AND FORGIVENESS FOR POVERTY INCOME

1 DOMESTIC WORKERS

1 PHILADELPHIA ENERGY SOLUTIONS

1 COVID-19

1 UNITED NEGRO COLLEGE FUND

1 100 BLACK WOMEN

1 INC

1 RESIDENCY REQUIREMENTS

1 FRATERNAL ORDER OF POLICE

1 GENERAL FUND

1 PHILADELPHIA MUNICIPAL AUTHORITY

1 FINANCE

1 TAXES AND COLLECTIONS

1 ANIMALS

1 ETHICS

1 COMMITTEE INVESTIGATIONS

1 EASEMENTS

1 PARKS AND RECREATION

1 SOUTHWEST GERMANTOWN URBAN RENEWAL AREA

1 BUSINESS INCOME AND RECEIPTS TAXES

1 FEES

1 FIREFIGHTERS

1 SIDEWALK CAFES

1 WHITMAN URBAN RENEWAL AREA

1 UNLAWFUL DISCRIMINATION

1 PARKS

1 SEPTA

1 AUTOMATED RED LIGHT ENFORCEMENT SYSTEM

1 HISTORIC PRESERVATION

1 SCHOOL TAX AUTHORIZATION

1 CIGARETTE TAX

1 PHILADELPHIA FACILITIES MANAGEMENT CORPORATION

1 TAXES

1 LIBRARIES

1 PENNSYLVANIA BOARD OF PROBATION AND PAROLE

1 VIOLENCE REDUCTION

1 WEST OAK LANE REDEVELOPMENT AREA

1 FAIR USE OF CREDIT RATING INFORMATION IN EMPLOYMENT DECISIONS

1 NEIGHBORHOOD IMPROVMENT DISTRICT

1 MAYORS COMMISSION ON AGING

1 LOCAL BIDDING PREFERENCES

1 DUMPSTERS

1 FIRST SOURCE JOBS POLICY

1 POLICE DEPARTMENT

1 PHILADELPHIA ENERGY AUTHORITY

1 FUND FOR PHILADELPHIA

1 INFORMATON TECHNOLOGY

1 EASTWICK URBAN RENEWAL AREA

1 PORT RICHMOND INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT ENTERPRISE

1 DUMPING

1 POLICE ADVISORY COMMISSION

1 EAST GERMANTOWN REDEVELOPMENT AREA

1 FISCAL IMPACT STATEMENTS

1 ALLEYS

1 DRIVEWAYS

1 AND RETAINING WALLS

1 ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY PLANS

1 SUGAR-SWEETENED BEVERAGE TAX

1 TOBACCO AND TOBACCO-RELATED PRODUCTS TAX

1 REVENUE DEPARTMENT

1 BLOCK PARTIES

1 ENERGY

1 HATE CRIMES

1 SAFETY

1 TAX EXEMPTIONS FOR LONGTIME OWNER-OCCUPANTS OF RESIDENTIAL PROPERTIES

1 BOARD OF EDUCATION

1 LOCAL PERFORMING ARTISTS REQUIREMENT

1 COMMISSION ON UNIVERSAL PRE-KINDERGARTEN

1 DONATION BINS

1 AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE

1 RUBBISH AND GARBAGE

1 OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES

1 POLICE ADVISORY BOARD

1 HOUSING TRUST FUND

1 PHILADELPHIA ACTIVITIES FUND

1 WATER QUALITY