CITY COUNCIL AGENDA ITEM NO. 28
Meeting Date: February 13, 2001
Subject/Title: Amend the Brentwood City Council Administrative Policy Manual
To Add Roberts Rules of Order
Submitted by: Dennis Beougher
Approved by: Jon Elam, City Manager
Approve amending the City Council's Administrative Policy Manual to add Roberts Rules of Order.
It has come to staff's attention that the City Council's Administrative Policy Manual does not contain a reference to Roberts Rule of Order. Staff recommends that the City Council formally approve inclusion of these parliamentary rules, as outlined in Roberts Rules of Order, to expedite debate and provide for orderly meeting procedures.
A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF BRENTWOOD TO AMEND THE ADMINISTRATIVE POLICY MANUAL TO INCLUDE ROBERTS RULES OF ORDER
WHEREAS, the City Council has adopted various policy and procedures as provided in its Administrative Policy Manual; and
WHEREAS, Roberts Rules of Order has not been included in the Administrative Policy Manual; and
WHEREAS, Roberts Rules of Order adoption will expedite debate and provide for orderly meeting procedures.
NOW, THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED the City Council hereby amends its Administrative Policy Manual to include Roberts Rules of Order.
PASSED, APPROVED AND ADOPTED by the City Council of the City of Brentwood at a regular meeting held on February 13, 2001 by the following vote: