Chapter 1.106
TWO-YEAR FISCAL BIENNIUM BUDGET

Sections:

1.106.010    Two-year fiscal biennium budget.

1.106.020    Mid-biennium modifications.

1.106.010 Two-year fiscal biennium budget.

In accordance with the provisions of Chapter 35.34 RCW, a two-year fiscal biennium budget is hereby established for the city of Hoquiam, commencing January 1, 2007. The 2007-2008 biennium fiscal budget and all subsequent budgets shall be prepared, considered and adopted under the provisions of this chapter and Chapter 35.34 RCW, which is hereby adopted by reference. (Ord. 06-15 § 1, 2006).

1.106.020 Mid-biennium modifications.

In accordance with RCW 35.34.130, a mid-biennium review and modification of the biennium fiscal budget shall occur in 2007, after the month of August and prior to the end of December, and during the same periods in odd-numbered years thereafter. No later than the first regular meeting of the city council in the month of November of the first year of each biennium fiscal budget, the mayor shall prepare proposed budget modifications to be effective as of January 1st of the following year. Such proposal shall be provided to the members of the city council and shall constitute a public record available to the public. A public hearing shall be held by the city council to consider the proposal no later than the second Monday in December and may be continued from time to time when necessary. At such hearing, the city council may consider a proposed ordinance to adopt modifications, which ordinance shall be subject to other provisions of Chapter 35.34 RCW. A complete copy of any modification ordinance as adopted shall be transmitted to the Division of Municipal Corporations in the Office of the Washington State Auditor and to the Association of Washington Cities. (Ord. 06-15 § 1, 2006).