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Ordinance 125964

Introduced as Council Bill 119600


AN ORDINANCE relating to environmental review; amending Sections 3.02.110, 25.05.035, 25.05.055, 25.05.070, 25.05.100, 25.05.440, 25.05.448, 25.05.545, 25.05.680, 25.05.800, 25.05.900, and 25.05.914 of the Seattle Municipal Code to clarify timelines and the content of administrative appeals, to authorize the development of Director’s Rules to clarify the content of environmental documents, and to make corrections and technical amendments.

Description and Background

Current Status:Passed
Fiscal Note:Fiscal Note to Council Bill No. 119600

Legislative History

Sponsor:Abel Pacheco, Mike O'Brien
Date Introduced:August 5, 2019
Committee Referral:Planning, Land Use, and Zoning
Committee Action Date:September 11, 2019
Committee Recommendation:Pass as amended
Committee Vote:2 (Pacheco, O'Brien) - 0 (Abstain: Herbold)
City Council Action Date:October 7, 2019
City Council Action:Passed
City Council Vote:8-0 (Excused: Gonzalez)
Date Delivered to Mayor:October 11, 2019
Date Signed by Mayor:
(About the signature date)
October 18, 2019
Date Filed with Clerk:October 18, 2019
Signed Copy:PDF scan of Ordinance No. 125964



Att 1 - Summary of Environmental Protections