The House renewed its approval Thursday for a measure that would require cities that post ordinances online to post proposed ordinance changes using that method.
Under the bill, cities with electronic notification systems would be required to send notices about proposed ordinance changes by that method.
Swedzinski outlined three Senate amendments, which he said addressed concerns of city officials.
Cities would not have to follow the bill’s mandates in the case of an interim ordinance; the notice would be required 10 days before the proposed ordinance change is “scheduled for a final vote” rather than 10 days before it is “first discussed;” and the title would be “Notice of Proposed Ordinances.” The Senate struck the words “to Businesses” from the end of the bill’s title.
Introduced in March 2017 by Rep. Mary Kunesh-Podein (DFL-New Brighton) and Sen. Carolyn Laine (DFL-Columbia Heights), HF2470/SF2259, aims to stop the cycle of opioid misuse and addiction through education.
The conference committee tasked with hammering out the differences that divide the House and Senate on a laundry list of major issues met for the first time Tuesday afternoon.
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