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Seattle City Council Resolutions

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Resolution 26542


A RESOLUTION proposition relating to initiative and referendum procedures, amending Article IV, Section 1 of the City Charter to clarify the signatures required upon submission of an initiative petition, to exclude time taken by verification from the extension allowed for signature-gathering, and to extend from thirty to 45 days the interval for City Council action thereon and to provide for submission of an initiative or referendum measure at the next regularly scheduled election, state as well as municipal; calling for an election thereon; and superseding Resolution 26287.

Description and Background

Current Status:Adopted

Legislative History

Date Introduced:April 6, 1981
Committee Referral:Personnel Property Management
City Council Action Date:April 13, 1981
City Council Action:Adopted
City Council Vote:8-0
Date Delivered to Mayor:April 13, 1981
Date Filed with Clerk:April 13, 1981
Signed Copy:PDF scan of Resolution No. 26542
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