SJR 009 Changes procedures for amending the St. Louis City Charter
LR Number:0701S.03P Fiscal Note:0701-03
Committee:Local Government and Economic Development
Last Action:05/18/01 - H Calendar S Joint Resolutions for Third Reading Journal page:
Title:SS SJR 9
Effective Date:Contingent
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SS/SJR 9 - This proposed constitutional amendment, if approved by the voters, allows the City of St. Louis, in its role as a county, to amend or revise its present charter to provide for the number, types and terms of office for its county officers. The salary and manner of selecting these officers would also be covered as would the powers and duties of county officers prescribed by the Constitution and laws of the State.

The charter of the City of St. Louis may be revised by the initiative provided in the charter.

Provisions are included to cover any officers who will be affected by revisions or amendments to the St. Louis City Charter.

This resolution is similar to SJR 28 (1999) and SJR 44 (2000).