§ 10.03. Emergency ordinances  


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  • In case of an emergency, an ordinance may be introduced and adopted at the same meeting. An emergency ordinance shall contain a finding that an emergency exists and a statement of the facts constituting the emergency. An emergency ordinance is adopted upon the affirmative vote of all members present, or of three-fourths of the total membership, whichever is less. The mayor may veto an emergency ordinance within 36 hours after adoption of the ordinance. An emergency ordinance is effective for 60 days unless sooner repealed by resolution. A reasonable attempt shall be made to notify the mayor and all assembly members immediately upon introduction of an emergency ordinance.

(AO No. 2013-93, prop. 8, 4-1-14)