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File #: RA-20-1   
Type: Rules Amendment Status: In Council - Final Action
File created: 2/3/2020 In control: City Council
Final action:
Enactment date: Enactment #:
Title: Amending Article III, Section 4 of the City Council Rules of Procedure relating to "Proclamations and Presentations." (Davis)
Attachments: 1. RA-1.pdf





COUNCIL BILL NO.            RA-20-1                ENACTMENT NO.   ______________________


SPONSORED BY:                      Pat Davis





Amending Article III, Section 4 of the City Council Rules of Procedure relating to “Proclamations and Presentations.” (Davis)


                     SECTION 1.                     Article III, Section 4(C) is hereby amended as follows:

                     “(C)                     [No more than two proclamations (Item 3 above) may be considered at any meeting of the Council; no Councilor may present more than four proclamations at a Council meeting per calendar year. However, nothing herein prohibits a Councilor from sponsoring and presenting additional proclamations outside of Council meetings.] Presentations (Item 3 above) includes the Gross Receipts Tax Report at the second regular meeting each month, and any other presentation allowed at the discretion of the President.”

                     SECTION 2.                     SEVERABILITY CLAUSE.  If any section, paragraph, word or phrase of this rule amendment is for any reason held to be invalid or unenforceable by any court of competent jurisdiction, such decision shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions of this proposition.  The Council hereby declares that it would have passed this proposition and each section, paragraph, sentence, clause, word or phrase thereof irrespective of any provision being declared unconstitutional or otherwise invalid.

                     SECTION 3.                     EFFECTIVE DATE.  This rule amendment shall take effect immediately upon adoption.