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File #: CA-2-18    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Charter Amendment Status: Adopted
File created: 11/29/2018 In control: City Council
On agenda: 2/25/2019 Final action: 2/25/2019
Title: Aldermanic Titles - Charter Updates - For the purpose of including gender specific designations for certain members of the City Council in the Annapolis City Charter.
Sponsors: Sheila Finlayson, Rhonda Pindell Charles, Elly Tierney
Indexes: Rules and City Government Committee
Attachments: 1. CA-2-18 Aldermanic Titles - Charter Updates.pdf, 2. CA-2-18 Staff Report and Fiscal Note.pdf
Title
Aldermanic Titles - Charter Updates - For the purpose of including gender specific designations for certain members of the City Council in the Annapolis City Charter.
Body
CITY COUNCIL OF THE
City of Annapolis

Charter Amendment 2-18

Introduced by: Alderwomen Finlayson, Pindell Charles and Tierney

Referred to
Rules and City Government Committee


A CHARTER AMENDMENT Resolution concerning

Aldermanic Titles - Charter Updates

FOR the purpose of including gender specific designations for certain members of the City Council in the Annapolis City Charter.

BY amending the following portions of the Annapolis City Charter:
Article 1,
Section 1
Section 4
Article II,
Section 2
Section 3
Section 4
Section 5
Section 7
Article III,
Section 3
Section 7
Article IV,
Section 1
Section 2
Section 2A
Section 4
Article V,
Section 2
Article VIII,
Section 2.


SECTION I: BE IT RESOLVED BY THE ANNAPOLIS CITY COUNCIL that the Charter of the City of Annapolis shall be amended to read as follows:

THE CHARTER

Article I - GENERAL PROVISIONS

Sec. 1. - Constitution as municipal body.

The mayor and aldermen/alderwomen of the City of Annapolis constitutes a municipal body corporate and politic. The city has all the rights and powers of municipal self-government and home rule as are now or hereafter may be provided or necessarily implied by this Charter and the Constitution and laws of the State of Maryland.

Sec. 4. - Name.

The name and style of the municipal corporation is "City of Annapolis" and may also be referred to in this Charter and in the laws of the city as either "Annapolis" or the "city." The municipal corporation shall be designated solely by the name of "City of Annapolis" in all actions and proceedings touching the rights, powers, property, assets, liabilities and duties of the corporation in general or any of its agencies or officials in particular. The words "mayor, counselor, and aldermen and alderwomen of the City of Annapolis" and "Mayor ...

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