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File #: 2009-0531    Version: 1
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 8/31/2009 In control: Committee of the Whole
On agenda: Final action: 9/8/2009
Enactment date: 9/17/2009 Enactment #: 16645
Title: AN ORDINANCE changing the regular meeting times of the council's committee of the whole and employment and administration committee; and amending Ordinance 11683, Section 4, as amended, and K.C.C. 1.24.035.
Sponsors: Dow Constantine
Indexes: Committees, Council
Attachments: 1. 16645.pdf, 2. 2009-0531 Staff report 2009-09-02 with attachment.pdf
Staff: Wagner, Nick
Drafter
Clerk 08/31/2009
Title
AN ORDINANCE changing the regular meeting times of the council's committee of the whole and employment and administration committee; and amending Ordinance 11683, Section 4, as amended, and K.C.C. 1.24.035.
Body
STATEMENT OF FACTS:
To allow time for budget-related committee hearings during the council's consideration and adoption of the annual budget, the regular meetings of the committee of the whole and the employment and administration committee need to be moved for part of the year.
BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF KING COUNTY:
SECTION 1. Ordinance 11683, Section 4, as amended, and K.C. C. 1.24.035 are each hereby amended to read as follows:
A.1.a. The time of regular meetings of the council is 11:00 a.m. on Monday of each week, or Tuesday if Monday is a state or county holiday or is a legislative branch furlough day due to a county emergency budget crisis, unless otherwise ordered by the chair or a majority of the council.
b. Each Wednesday from 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. shall be reserved for special committee meetings as needed. In order to allow each member sufficient time to review legislation and to meet with constituents, staff and officials of other jurisdictions, no special committee meeting may be called for any other time without the prior written consent of the council chair. If a special meeting for more than one committee is called for the same time and location, the meeting for which the agenda was first filed with the council clerk shall have precedence for use of the meeting location.
2.a. All regular meetings of the King County council and the council's committees, except for the employment and administration committee, shall be held in the council chambers on the tenth floor of the King County Courthouse in Seattle, Washington. All regular meetings of the employment and administration committee shall be held in the southwest conference room on the twelfth floor of the King County C...

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