REMOVED FROM CONSIDERATION – NOT ON BALLOT
ORDINANCE NO. 24-2011
AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND SECTION 5.07 OF THE VILLAGE CHARTER OF THE VILLAGE OF GRANVILLE, OHIO.
WHEREAS, a Charter Review Commission was appointed in January 2011, under Section 10.11 of the Village Charter; and
WHEREAS, the Charter Review Commission made its recommendation on June 1, 2011, to amend Section 5.07 of the Charter as set forth in Sections 1 and 2 of this Ordinance;
NOW THEREFORE BE IT ORDAINED by the Council of the Village of Granville, Ohio, upon a two-thirds vote of the members of Council as required by Section 10.10 of the Village Charter and the Ohio Constitution, that:
Section 1: As used in Section 2, stricken-through language indicates current Charter language that will be deleted and bold-face language indicates new language that will be added to the Charter if the amendment is approved by the electors.
Section 2: SECTION 5.07 PERSONAL INTEREST
Any municipal officer or employee who has a substantial financial interest, direct or indirect, or by reason of ownership of stock in any corporation, in any contract with the municipality or in the sale of any land, material, supplies or services to the municipality, shall make known that interest and shall refrain from voting upon or otherwise participating, in his capacity as such officer or employee, in the making of such sale, or in the making or performance interest or willfully violates the requirements of this section is guilty of malfeasance in office and upon conviction shall forfeit his or her office position.
Section 3: This amendment shall be placed before the electors of the Village of Granville, Ohio, at the November 8, 2011, election as provided in the Constitution and statutes of the State of Ohio.
Section 4: This Ordinance is hereby declared to be an emergency ordinance that is necessary for the public peace, safety, health, morals and welfare. The reason for such necessity is that immediate action is necessary in order to place the Ordinance on the ballot on November 8, 2011, under the time restrictions set forth in the statute and Ohio Constitution. Therefore, this Ordinance shall take effect immediately upon passage.
Removed from consideration June 15, 2011