Legislation # 08-0199 Enactment Number none
Type Ordinance - Coded Effective Date 5/28/2008
Introduction Date 5/14/2008
Title Amendment to Chapter 41.1 of the Code of City of Hampton, Virginia, entitled "Wetlands" by amending Section 41.1-11 entitled, "Grant or denial of permit generally".
 
Legislation History 08-0199
DateNotice Of ActionDescription
5/28/2008 Approved items 1 through 11 on the consent agenda.
5/14/2008 Adopted on First Reading
5/2/2008 Received By Clerk's Office
 
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Legislation Text 08-0199

 

City of Hampton, Virginia

Ordinance - Coded

22 Lincoln Street

Hampton, VA 23669

www.hampton.gov

 

File Number: 08-0199

 

Enactment Number: 08-0011

 

Amendment to Chapter 41.1 of the Code of City of Hampton, Virginia, entitled "Wetlands" by amending Section 41.1-11 entitled, "Grant or denial of permit generally".

 

BE IT ORDAINED by the Council of the City of Hampton, Virginia that the Code of the City of Hampton, Virginia, be amended as follows:

Sec. 41.1-11. Grant or denial of permit generally.

Approval of a permit application shall require the affirmative vote of four (4) members of the board. The chairman of the board or, in his absence, the acting chairman may administer oaths and compel the attendance of witnesses. Any person may testify at the public hearing. Each witness at the hearing may submit a concise written statement of his testimony. The board shall make a record of the proceeding, which shall include the application, any written statements of witnesses, a summary of statements of all witnesses, the findings and decision of the board and the rationale for the decision. The board shall make its determination within thirty (30) days of the hearing. If the board fails to act within that time, the application shall be deemed approved. Within forty-eight (48) hours of its determination, the board shall notify the applicant and the commissioner of its determination. If the board fails to make a determination within the thirty-day period, it shall promptly notify the applicant and the commission that the application is deemed approved. For purposes of this section, act means taking a vote on the application. If the application receives less than four (4) affirmative votes, the permit shall be denied.

Adopted at the regular meeting of the City Council of the City of Hampton, Virginia, held on May 28, 2008.

 

 

 

Signed by ____________________________ Date _________________

Ross A. Kearney, II, Mayor

 

 

 

 

Attested by ____________________________ Date _________________

Katherine K. Glass

Clerk of the Council