Philadelphia City Council has created a place to put bills they aren't going to address for an extended period of time. A bill mandating sick leave for all city workers is among the first to drop into limbo.
The Suspension Calendar as it is called was created by a resolution. Even though it stops public comment on bills otherwise open for debate, Council President Anna Verna said that is not why it was created.
"I didn't say that now, don't put words in my mouth don't put words in my mouth this is the way it's going to be," Verna said.
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