AMENDED December 5, 2023 Police Commission Special Meeting

Tuesday, December 5, 2023

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    1. Public comment on all matters pertaining to Item 3 below, Closed Session, including public comment on Item 2, vote whether to hold Item 3 in closed session.
    2. Vote on whether to hold Item 3 in Closed Session (San Francisco Administrative Code Section 67.10) (ACTION)
    3. Closed Session

      Roll Call;

      a. CONFERENCE WITH LABOR NEGOTIATOR – COLLECTIVE BARGAINING. This item is for the Commission to meet in closed session with their labor negotiator and provide direction for bargaining with the San Francisco Police Officers Association (POA). The POA is not permitted to attend this closed session meeting. Pursuant to Government Code Section 54957.6 and San Francisco Administrative Code Section 67.10(e):

      City Negotiator: LaWanna Preston, SFPD Labor Relations Director

      Organization representing Police Officers: SF Police Officers Association

      Anticipated Issues Under Negotiation: Discussion on DGO 9.07 (DISCUSSION & POSSIBLE ACTION)



    4. OPEN SESSION - Vote to elect whether to disclose any or all discussion on Item 3 held in closed session (San Francisco Administrative Code Section 67.12(a)) (ACTION)
    5. Adjournment

    Date & Time

    Tuesday, December 5, 2023
    4:00 pm

    City Hall

    #1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place, Room 408
    San Francisco, CA 94102
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    With the return to in-person meetings and the end of the City and State’s public emergency orders, there will be no remote public comment, except for disability accommodations.
    Audio Recording on SFGovTV


    Letter to BOS given to Commission Staff at Meeting



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    Last updated January 10, 2024