SB 6 Modifies when a city mayor shall vote on ordinances, resolutions, and motions before the city's governing body
Sponsor: Griesheimer
LR Number: 0323S.01I Fiscal Note: 0323-01
Committee: Jobs, Economic Development and Local Government
Last Action: 1/28/2009 - Hearing Conducted S Jobs, Economic Development and Local Government Committee Journal Page:
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Effective Date: August 28, 2009

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SB 6 - Currently, the city mayor presides over the city council, but only votes in case of a tie. Under this act, the mayor shall vote: 1) where the vote of the council has resulted in a tie, 2) where one-half of the council elected have voted in favor of an ordinance, resolution, or motion even though there is no tie vote, or 3) where a vote greater than a majority of the council is required.