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(a) Establishment and Use of Funds. The Board of Supervisors does hereby authorize the creation of category eight funds or accounts for the purpose of accepting any gift of cash or goods which may from time to time be offered to the City and County of San Francisco through any department, board, or commission thereof, for the benefit of the designated department, board, or commission and for such purposes within its prescribed legal jurisdiction as may be specified by the donors. The Board of Supervisors does hereby authorize said departments, boards, and commissions to receive and to administer such gifts in accordance with the wishes of the donors. All such gifts will be promptly reported to the Controller.
(b) Exceptions to Fund Category. The acceptance or expenditure of any gift of cash or goods of a market value greater than $10,000 shall require approval of the Board of Supervisors, by resolution.
(c) Administrative Provisions. Each department, board, and commission accepting gifts authorized hereunder shall furnish to the Board of Supervisors annually within the first two weeks of July a report showing such gifts received, the nature or amount of said gifts, and the disposition thereof.
(d) Airport Commission. Notwithstanding subsection (b), the Airport Commission may accept gifts, devises, and bequests of objects or other articles for the SFO Museum collection without action of the Board of Supervisors when such acceptance entails no expense on the part of the Airport Commission beyond the ordinary care and maintenance of such objects or other articles for exhibition purposes. All gifts, devises, and bequests of objects or other articles for the SFO Museum collection made prior to the effective date of the ordinance in Board of Supervisors File No. 180925, that entail no expense beyond the ordinary care and maintenance thereof for exhibition purposes, are hereby accepted for the purposes for which they were given. This subsection (d) does not limit or abridge the Arts Commission’s authority with respect to works of art as set forth in Charter Section 5.103 and Administrative Code Section 2A.150.
(Added by Ord. 316-00, File No. 001911, App. 12/28/2000; amended by Ord. 304-18, File No.180925, App. 12/21/2018, Eff. 1/21/2019)