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Amending Sec. 2‑33. Rules of Order and Procedure
THE CITY OF BLAINE DOES ORDAIN: (Added portions are underscored and deleted
portions are shown with overstrike.)
The following rules of order and procedure shall govern the deliberations and the
meetings of the council and of committees thereof:
(1) Regular meetings of the council shall be held on the first and third Mondays of each
month at the hour of 7:30 7:00 p.m. Any regular meeting falling upon a legal holiday
shall be held within seven days following the legal holiday at the same hour.
(2) The council may, by a majority vote of those present, adjourn from time to time to a
certain special date and hour, and no notice is required to be served in the case of
(3) The council shall determine the order in which business shall be conducted at
council meetings. In the absence of a secretary, the mayor, or the president pro tem,
in the absence of the mayor, shall appoint a secretary pro tem.
(4) The proceedings of the meeting shall be conducted in accordance with the
parliamentary rules contained in Robert's Rules of Order, Newly Revised, unless
otherwise provided by statute or by these rules; except that failure to comply with
such Robert's Rules of Order, Newly Revised, shall not invalidate any council action.
INTRODUCED AND READ in full the 18th day of January, 2023.