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Legislation #: 990085 Introduction Date: 1/28/1999
Type: Resolution Effective Date: 2/11/1999
Sponsor: COUNCILMEMBER SWOPE
Title: Amending the Standing Rules and Order of Business of the City Council by repealing Rule 25, Referral to Committee, and adopting a new Rule 25 of like subject matter.

Legislation History
DateMinutesDescription
1/28/1999

Prepare to Introduce

1/28/1999

Referred Finance & Administration Committee

2/3/1999

Hold On Agenda

2/10/1999

Immediate Adoption as a Committee Substitute

2/11/1999

Adopted as Substituted


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COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR RESOLUTION NO. 990085

 

Amending the Standing Rules and Order of Business of the City Council by repealing Rule 25, Referral to Committee, and adopting a new Rule 25 of like subject matter.

 

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

 

Section A. That the Standing Rules and Order of Business of the City Council are hereby amended by repealing Rule 25 and adopting a new Rule 25, to read as follows:

 

Rule 25. Referral to committee.

 

All ordinances after the first reading shall be referred by the president to such committee as would be appropriate, unless otherwise ordered by the council. Ordinances referred to special committees shall also be referred to a standing committee. Special committees shall consider such ordinances and forward them to the standing committee with comments and recommendations. Standing committees shall consider and report ordinances to council with their recommendations. An assigned ordinance may be changed from one committee to another with the consent of the chair of each committee involved. Ordinances or resolutions may be adopted upon any reading, in accordance with the provisions of Article II, section 14 of the charter. A resolution may be referred at any time before adoption to the appropriate committee. After committee report, the resolution shall be on second reading unless the committee otherwise directs the clerk.

 

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