DISCLAIMER

 

08-0066R


RESOLUTION AMENDING THE STANDING RULES OF THE CITY COUNCIL TO DELETE RULE 18 REGARDING BUSINESS SUBSIDY RESOLUTIONS IN ITS ENTIRETY.

BY COUNCILOR STAUBER:

     RESOLVED, that Rule 18 of the Standing Rules of the city council, which requires that resolutions granting a business subsidy under the Duluth City Code or Minnesota Statutes shall not be passed by the council until they have received a first reading before the council and have remained on file at least one week thereafter, is hereby deleted in its entirety.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution deletes Rule 18 of the Standing Rules of the city council in order to expedite the approval process. Rule 18 requires that resolutions granting a business subsidy under the Duluth City Code or Minnesota Statutes shall not be passed by the council until they have received a first reading before the council and have remained on file at least one week thereafter.