Ordinances & Resolutions

  1. Ordinances & Resolutions FAQ 1

    How many years does a municipality have to prosecute an ordinance violation?

  2. Ordinances & Resolutions FAQ 2

    What state law requires that ordinances be read a certain number of times before they are voted on?

  3. Ordinances & Resolutions FAQ 3

    What is the difference between an ordinance and a resolution and what determines whether an ordinance or resolution should be used?

  4. Ordinances & Resolutions FAQ 4

    What is a charter ordinance?

  5. Ordinances & Resolutions FAQ 5

    What are the basic procedures for initiation of a charter ordinance by a municipal governing body and adoption?

  6. Ordinances & Resolutions FAQ 6

    Is there a time limit for challenging an ordinance based on procedural errors?

  7. Ordinances & Resolutions FAQ 7

    Is a public hearing required for all ordinances?