Legislation # 15-0197 Enactment Number none
Type Resolution Effective Date 6/10/2015
Introduction Date 6/10/2015
Title Resolution to Amend Resolution #87-763 Creating the Hampton Commission on the Arts to Provide That a Simple Majority of Members Constitutes a Quorum and That a Simple Majority of Members Present and Voting is Required for a Motion to Pass and to Reduce the Number of Members of the Hampton Commission on the Arts to Eleven (11).
 
Legislation History 15-0197
DateNotice Of ActionDescription
6/10/2015 Approved items 1 through 10 on the consent agenda.
6/1/2015 Received By Clerk's Office
 
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Legislation Text 15-0197

 

City of Hampton, Virginia

Resolution

22 Lincoln Street

Hampton, VA 23669

www.hampton.gov

 

File Number: 15-0197

 

Enactment Number: -

 

Resolution to Amend Resolution #87-763 Creating the Hampton Commission on the Arts to Provide That a Simple Majority of Members Constitutes a Quorum and That a Simple Majority of Members Present and Voting is Required for a Motion to Pass and to Reduce the Number of Members of the Hampton Commission on the Arts to Eleven (11).

 

RESOLUTION

WHEREAS, by Resolution #87-763 adopted on November 18, 1987 the Council for the City of Hampton, Virginia, created the Hampton Commission on the Arts and set the Commissions membership at eleven (11);

WHEREAS, by Resolution #90-995 adopted on February 28, 1990, Resolution #87-763 creating the Hampton Commission on the Arts was amended to increase the membership on the Commission from eleven (11) to thirteen (13) members;

WHEREAS, by Resolution #94-1332 adopted on July 13, 1994, the Council for the City of Hampton, Virginia amended the terms of public members to increase the continuity of membership; and

WHEREAS, the Commission has specifically requested that Council return the Commissions membership to eleven (11) members and amend Resolution # 87-763 to provide that a simple majority of the eleven (11) members of the Commission constitutes a quorum and that a simple majority of members present and voting is sufficient for a motion to pass.

NOW THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, by the Council of the City of Hampton, Virginia, that membership of the Hampton Commission on the Arts is reduced to eleven (11) members.

NOW THEREFORE, BE IT ALSO RESOLVED, that Resolution #87-763 is hereby amended to provide that a simple majority of the eleven (11) members of the Commission constitutes a quorum and that a simple majority of members present and voting is sufficient for a motion to pass.

 

 

Adopted at the regular meeting of the City Council of the City of Hampton, Virginia held on June 10, 2015.

 

 

 

Signed by ____________________________ Date _________________

George E. Wallace, Mayor

 

 

 

 

Attested by ____________________________ Date _________________

Katherine K. Glass, CMC

Clerk of the Council