BY COUNCILOR NESS:00-014-O
ORDINANCE NO. __________
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE RECOVERY OF FEES BY THE DULUTH PUBLIC LIBRARY THROUGH THE UTILIZATION OF THE STATE REVENUE RECAPTURE ACT; AMENDING SECTION 2-17 OF THE DULUTH CITY CODE, 1959, AS AMENDED
The city of Duluth does ordain:
Section 1. That Section 2-17 of the Duluth City Code, 1959, as amended, be amended to read as follows:
Sec. 2-17. Library operations and services; fees.Section 2. That this ordinance shall take effect and be in force 30 days from and after its passage and publication.
The department of libraries may charge user fees, rental fees and penalties in conjunction with the operation of the public library system including, but not limited to, penalties for overdue materials, rental fees for library meeting rooms and the use of library equipment, and nonresident user fees. Types of fees charged and the amounts of the fees shall be set by council resolution. The department of libraries may, in the collection of fees, utilize procedures set forth in the Revenue Recapture Act, Minnesota Statutes Chapter 270A, as a claimant agency.