City of Pierson
ORDINANCE NO. 170
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF PIERSON, IOWA,
BY AMENDING PROVISIONS PERTAINING TO CONFLICT OF INTEREST
Be It Enacted by the City Council of the City of Pierson, Iowa:
SECTION 1. SUBSECTIONS MODIFIED. Subsections 10, 11 and 12 of Section 5.07 of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Pierson, Iowa, are repealed and the following adopted in lieu thereof:
10. Cumulative Purchases. Contracts not otherwise permitted by this section, for the purchase of goods or services that benefit a City officer or employee, if the purchases benefiting that officer or employee do not exceed a cumulative total purchase price of $6,000.00 in a fiscal year.
(Code of Iowa, Sec. 362.5[3j])
11. Franchise Agreements. Franchise agreements between the City and a utility and contracts entered into by the City for the provision of essential City utility services.
(Code of Iowa, Sec. 362.5[3k])
12. Third Party Contracts. A contract that is a bond, note or other obligation of the City and the contract is not acquired directly from the City but is acquired in a transaction with a third party who may or may not be the original underwriter, purchaser, or obligee of the contract.
(Code of Iowa, Sec. 362.5[3l])
SECTION 2. SEVERABILITY CLAUSE. If any section, provision or part of this ordinance shall be adjudged invalid or unconstitutional, such adjudication shall not affect the validity of the ordinance as a whole or any section, provision or part thereof not adjudged invalid or unconstitutional.
SECTION 3. WHEN EFFECTIVE. This ordinance shall be in effect from and after its final passage, approval and publication as provided by law.
Passed by the Council on the 16th day of December, 2019, and approved this 16th day of December, 2019.
Signed: Doyle Struve, Mayor
Jeanette Beekman, City Clerk
First Reading: November 18th 2019
Second Reading: December 16th 2019
Third Reading: Waived
Published in The Record
Thursday, December 26, 2019