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- Alaska Statutes.
- Title 29. Municipal Government
- Chapter 25. Municipal Enactments
- Section 30. Emergency Ordinances.
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AS 29.25.030. Emergency Ordinances.
- (a) To meet a public emergency the governing body may adopt an emergency ordinance effective on adoption. Each emergency
ordinance shall contain a finding by the governing body that an emergency exists and a statement of the facts upon
which the finding is based. An emergency ordinance may be adopted, amended and adopted, or rejected at the meeting at
which it is introduced. The affirmative vote of all members present, or the affirmative vote of three-fourths of the
total membership, whichever is less, is required for adoption of an emergency ordinance. The governing body shall
print and make available copies of adopted emergency ordinances.
- (b) An emergency ordinance may not be used to levy taxes, to grant, renew, or extend a franchise, or to regulate the rate
charged by a public utility for its services.
- (c) An emergency ordinance is effective for 60 days.
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