(Amended by Ordinance No. 185723, effective November 7, 2012.)
A. For the purposes of investigating citizen complaints and to aid in enforcement of this Chapter, the Administrator may require a for-hire transportation company to report financial and operating data, in such form and at such times as the Administrator requires. The company must compile the necessary data and submit reports to the Administrator as requested and within the timeframe demanded subject to the requirements of this Section, but in no event must the company be forced to submit this information without at least 72 hours prior notice by the Administrator.
B. Except as otherwise required by law, information submitted to the Administrator under this Section can only be used within the City government. Such information may not be released to the public except in aggregate form.
C. Notwithstanding the provisions of Subsection 16.40.430 B., information submitted under this Section may become a matter of public record as necessary to initiate, prosecute and defend an enforcement action.
D. All permitted taxi companies must submit to the Director, or his or her designee, a comprehensive accounting of all current payments required from drivers to the taxi company as of October 1, 2012;
E. Any payments or fees charged by taxi companies to drivers may not be raised or modified without the review and approval of the Director, or his or her designee, after receiving written application from the taxi company.
F. The Director or his or her designee will review the application in accordance with the criteria established in Administrative Rule.