Municipal Fines and Fees Task Force

VACANCY NOTICE

 

Municipal Fines and Fees Task Force

 

INAUGURAL NOTICE

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN of the following vacancies:

 

Vacant seat 8, new appointment, must be held by a person with lived experience as, or experience providing services or assistance to, low-income people regarding court-ordered debt, suspended driver's licenses, or payment of municipal fines or fees, for a two-year term ending on June 26, 2018.

 

Vacant seat 9, new appointment, must be held by a person with lived experience as, or experience providing services or assistance to, low-income people regarding court-ordered debt, suspended driver's licenses, or payment of municipal fines or fees, for a two-year term ending on June 26, 2018.

 

Vacant seat 10, new appointment, must be held by a person with lived experience as, or experience providing services or assistance to, low-income people regarding court-ordered debt, suspended driver's licenses, or payment of municipal fines or fees, for a two-year term ending on June 26, 2018.

 

Vacant seat 11, new appointment, must be held by a person with lived experience as, or experience providing services or assistance to, low-income people regarding court-ordered debt, suspended driver's licenses, or payment of municipal fines or fees, for a two-year term ending on June 26, 2018.

 

Reports:  No later than six months after its inaugural meeting, the Task Force shall submit to the Board of Supervisors a report evaluating and recommending policy options to (1) reduce municipal fines and fees for low-income people, (2) reduce the rate at which low-income people are cited for municipal violations, (3) offer debt relief for low-income people facing significant debt arising from municipal fines, fees, and court-ordered debt, and (3) implement the Statewide Traffic Tickets/Infraction Amnesty Program based on California Vehicle Code Section 42008.8. 

 

Sunset Date:  June 26, 2018.                                          

 

Additional information relating to the Municipal Fines and Fees Task Force may be obtained by reviewing Administrative Code, Chapter 5, Article XXX, Sections 5.30-1 through 5.30-6, at http://www.sfbos.org/sfmunicodes.

 

Interested persons may obtain an application from the Board of Supervisors’ website at http://www.sfbos.org/vacancy_application or from the Rules Committee Clerk, 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place, Room 244, San Francisco, CA 94102-4689.  Completed applications should be submitted to the Clerk of the Board.  All applicants must be residents of San Francisco, unless otherwise stated.

 

Next Steps:  Applicants who meet minimum qualifications will be contacted by the Rules Committee Clerk once the Rules Committee Chair determines the date of the hearing.  Members of the Rules Committee will consider the appointment(s) at the meeting and applicant(s) may be asked to state their qualifications.  The appointment(s) of the individual(s) who are recommended by the Rules Committee will be forwarded to the Board of Supervisors for final approval.

 

Please Note:  Depending upon the posting date, some vacancies may have already been filled.  To determine if vacancies for this Advisory Committee are still available, or if you require additional information, please call the Rules Committee Clerk at

(415) 554-7702.

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                        Angela Calvillo

                                                                        Clerk of the Board

                                                             

 

DATED/POSTED:  July 1, 2016