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File #: P-14-1   
Type: Proposal Status: Adopted
File created: 4/7/2014 In control: City Council
Final action: 5/19/2014
Enactment date: 6/6/2014 Enactment #: P-2014-001
Title: To Be Submitted To The Voters On The General Election Ballot Of November 4, 2014, Amending Article V, Section 4 Of The Charter Of The City Of Albuquerque, Concerning The Duties Of The Mayor; Specifying That The Appointment Of The Chief Of Police And Fire Chief Will Require The Advice And Consent Of The City Council (Sanchez, Winter)
Attachments: 1. P-1, 2. P-1final, 3. P-1Enacted
Date Action ByActionResultAction Details
6/9/2014 City Clerk Published  Action details
6/3/2014 City Council Sent to City Clerk for Signature  Action details
5/19/2014 City Council PassedPass Action details
5/8/2014 City Council Postponed as AmendedPass Action details
5/8/2014 City Council AmendedPass Action details
5/8/2014   Postponed  Action details
5/5/2014 City Council Postponed  Action details
4/21/2014 City Council PostponePass Action details
4/7/2014 City Council Introduced  Action details
4/7/2014 President To be heard at the Council Meeting  Action details
CITY of ALBUQUERQUE
TWENTY-FIRST COUNCIL


COUNCIL BILL NO. P-14-1 ENACTMENT NO. ________________________

SPONSORED BY: Ken Sanchez & Brad Winter


CHARTER AMENDMENT PROPOSAL
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To Be Submitted To The Voters On The General Election Ballot Of November 4, 2014, Amending Article V, Section 4 Of The Charter Of The City Of Albuquerque, Concerning The Duties Of The Mayor; Specifying That The Appointment Of The Chief Of Police And Fire Chief Will Require The Advice And Consent Of The City Council (Sanchez, Winter)
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TO BE SUBMITTED TO THE VOTERS ON THE GENERAL ELECTION BALLOT OF NOVEMBER 4, 2014, AMENDING ARTICLE V, SECTION 4 OF THE CHARTER OF THE CITY OF ALBUQUERQUE, CONCERNING THE DUTIES OF THE MAYOR; SPECIFYING THAT THE APPOINTMENT OF THE CHIEF OF POLICE AND FIRE CHIEF WILL REQUIRE THE ADVICE AND CONSENT OF THE CITY COUNCIL.
WHEREAS, pursuant to Article VI of the City Charter, the Council proposes to submit to the City's electors, at the November 4, 2014 general election, an amendment to Article V, Section 4 of the City Charter concerning the duties of the Mayor.
BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL, THE GOVERNING BODY OF THE CITY OF ALBUQUERQUE:
SECTION 1. That the City Clerk shall place the following summary and proposition on the ballot for the November 4, 2014 general election, and the City of Albuquerque qualified voters shall be permitted to vote "for" or "against" the following proposition:
SUMMARY
Proposing to require the City Council's advice and consent for the appointment of the Albuquerque Chief of Police and the Albuquerque Fire Chief and to allow the Council to remove the Chief of Police or the Albuquerque Fire Chief for cause.
PROPOSITION
PROPOSING TO AMEND ARTICLE V, SECTION 4 OF THE ALBUQUERQUE CITY CHARTER TO READ AS FOLLOWS:
"Section 4. DUTIES OF THE MAYOR.
The Mayor shall:
(a) Organize the executive branch of the city;
(b) Exercise administrative c...

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