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File #: 66246    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 6/30/2021 In control: Finance Department
On agenda: 7/20/2021 Final action: 7/20/2021
Enactment date: 7/26/2021 Enactment #: RES-21-00526
Title: Establishing rules and procedures for Common Council deliberations on the City of Madison's 2022 Capital and Operating Budgets.
Sponsors: Syed Abbas, Charles Myadze
Attachments: 1. 2022 Budget Calendar

Fiscal Note

No appropriation is required.

 

Title

Establishing rules and procedures for Common Council deliberations on the City of Madison's 2022 Capital and Operating Budgets.

 

Body

WHEREAS, the attached 2022 Budget Calendar identifies the proposed schedule for consideration of the 2022 Budget, with Budget Adoption by the Common Council scheduled for the week of November 8th, 2021;

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the Common Council hereby establishes the following rules and procedures for the deliberation of the 2022 Executive Operating and Capital Budgets as amended by the Finance Committee:

 

1) All proposed amendments to be reviewed and distributed in advance of the Common Council meeting must be submitted to the Finance Department (Room 406 City-County Building) no later than 4:30pm on Wednesday, November 3rd, 2021. The Finance Department staff will prepare fiscal notes and distribute a list of the proposed amendments by Friday, November 5th, 2021, at 12:00 noon.

 

2) In the case of amendments from the floor of the Council, members may consider an amendment to a proposed amendment as well as other amendments that are written and distributed to Council members.

 

3) Proposed amendments must have two sponsors to be considered by the Council.

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the above rules shall be in effect for the deliberation of the 2022 Capital and Operating Budgets on Tuesday, November 9th, Wednesday, November 10th, and Thursday, November 11th, if meetings are held.

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the November 9 and November 10 meetings of the Council shall recess or adjourn not later than 12:00 am (Midnight) unless the Council by a 2/3 vote agrees to extend the time of recess to a different time.

 

BE IT FINALLY RESOLVED, that any rules or procedures that are inconsistent with the above rules are suspended for these meetings pursuant to the provisions of Section 2.34 of the Madison General Ordinances.