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Record No: Res 31602    Version: 1 Council Bill No:
Type: Resolution (Res) Status: Adopted
Current Controlling Legislative Body City Clerk
On agenda: 9/8/2015
Ordinance No:
Title: A RESOLUTION adopting revised rules for City Council quasi-judicial proceedings, and repealing the previous rules that were adopted by Resolution 31375.
Sponsors: Mike O'Brien
Attachments: 1. Ex A: Council Rules for Quasi-Judicial Proceedings (2015 Rules), 2. Ex B: Changes from 2012 Rules to 2015 Rules
Supporting documents: 1. Summary and Fiscal Note, 2. Signed Resn 31602

CITY OF SEATTLE

RESOLUTION _________________

 

 

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A RESOLUTION adopting revised rules for City Council quasi-judicial proceedings, and repealing the previous rules that were adopted by Resolution 31375.

 

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WHEREAS, on January 16, 1990, the City Council adopted Resolution 28118, adopting Rules for Quasi-Judicial Proceedings Before the City Council; and

WHEREAS, those 1990 rules were revised by Resolution 29315 (1996), Resolution 31001 (2007), and Resolution 31375 (2012); and

WHEREAS, the Council wants to amend the existing rules to clarify procedures, and use consistent terminology and format; NOW, THEREFORE,

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF SEATTLE THAT:

Section 1.  The City Council Rules for Quasi-Judicial Proceedings (2015 Rules) attached as Exhibit A are adopted.

Section 2.  The rules adopted by Resolution 31375 (2012 Rules) are repealed.  The changes from the 2012 Rules to the 2015 Rules are shown in Exhibit B.

Section 3.  This resolution takes effect immediately upon Council adoption.

 

 

                     Adopted by the City Council the ____ day of ____________________, 2015, and signed by me in open session in authentication of its adoption this________ day

of ______________________, 2015.                                                                                                                                                   

                                                                                                                              _________________________________

                                                                                                                              President ___________of the City Council

 

                     Filed by me this ____ day of ________________________, 2015.

 

                                                                                                                              ____________________________________

                                                               Monica Martinez Simmons, City Clerk

 

(Seal)

 

Exhibit A:  City Council Rules for Quasi-Judicial Proceedings (2015 Rules)

Exhibit B:  Changes from 2012 Rules to 2015 Rules