Legislation # 11-0006 Enactment Number none
Type Resolution Effective Date none
Introduction Date 1/12/2011
Title Resolution Adopting Policy Manual of the City Council of Hampton
 
Legislation History 11-0006
DateNotice Of ActionDescription
1/12/2011 Moved to not adopt a Council policy manual.
1/4/2011 Received By Clerk's Office
 
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Council Policy Manual to Council 110112.pdf Other 1928K Final Draft of Policy Manual with Appendices
 
Legislation Text 11-0006

 

City of Hampton, Virginia

Resolution

22 Lincoln Street

Hampton, VA 23669

www.hampton.gov

 

File Number: 11-0006

 

Enactment Number: -

 

Resolution Adopting Policy Manual of the City Council of Hampton

 

WHEREAS, the Hampton City Council has acknowledged its intent and desire to describe in a single reference the rules and guidelines by which the Council operates and to set forth certain standing Council policies for ease of reference by the Council, administrative staff and the general public;

WHEREAS, at the Councils direction and with Councils active participation, Council-appointed staff have developed the Policy Manual of the City Council of Hampton, Virginia (the Policy Manual), which is attached, to give effect to Councils stated intent as described above;

WHEREAS, the Policy Manual necessarily includes excerpts from the City Charter and the Hampton City Code, and applicable references to the Code of the Commonwealth of Virginia and, the remaining text of the manual reflects desired council policy and procedure in addition to those established by law; and

WHEREAS, the Policy Manual shall be reviewed at least biennially for revision and may be amended by majority vote of the City Council, except as otherwise dictated by law.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Council of the City of Hampton, Virginia that the Policy Manual of the City Council of Hampton, Virginia as it appears attached is hereby approved, adopted and is in full force and effect from the date of adoption.

 

Adopted at the regular meeting of the City Council of the City of Hampton, Virginia held on January 12, 2011.

 

 

 

Signed by ____________________________ Date _________________

Molly Joseph Ward, Mayor

 

 

 

 

Attested by ____________________________ Date _________________

Katherine K. Glass, CMC

Clerk of the Council