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06-0169R


RESOLUTION AMENDING RULE 7 OF THE STANDING RULES OF THE CITY COUNCIL.

BY PRESIDENT REINERT:

     RESOLVED, that Rule 7 of the standing rules of the Duluth City Council be amended to read as follows:

Rule 7.    ORDER OF BUSINESS FOR ALL MEETINGS EXCEPT ANNUAL ORGANIZATION MEETING.

     Upon the appearance of a quorum, the council shall then proceed to the business before it in the following order:

           1.   Roll call;

           2.   Pledge of allegiance;

           3.   Approval of minutes of previous meeting(s);

           4.   Presentation of petitions and other communications;

           5.   Reports from the administration;

           6.   Reports from other officers;

           7.   Reports of boards and commissions;

           8.   Reports of council committees;

           9.   Reports of council open issues;

           10.  Opportunity for citizens to be heard;

           11.  Unfinished business;

           12.  New business, motions, resolutions;

           13.  Introduction and consideration of ordinances;

           14.  Councilor questions and comments.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution adjusts the order of business for council meetings. Its passage requires two readings and an affirmative vote of 2/3 of the council.