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5.50.030 Money Collected.

All monies collected by the Collections Section will be credited to the appropriate City fund less a service charge of 15 percent for all claims for damages to its property against any third party tort-feasors arising out of an accident or incident.  A 25 percent service charge will be required if necessary to assign to an outside collection agency.  This service charge will be credited to the Insurance and Claims Fund.  Financial records of amounts recovered will be cumulated and maintained by the Collections Section indicating the bureau and fund for which such amounts are recovered.