CHARTER ORDINANCE NO. 3
A CHARTER ORDINANCE EXEMPTING THE CITY OF NEW STRAWN, KANSAS, FROM THE PROVISIONS OF K.S.A. 75-1122 AND PROVIDING SUBSTITUTE AND ADDITIONAL PROVISIONS ON THE SAME SUBJECT RELATING TO THE MUNICIPALITY’S ANNUAL AUDIT
SECTION | The City of New Strawn, Kansas, by the power vested in it by Article 12, Section 5, of the Constitution of the State of Kansas, hereby elects to exempt itself from and make inapplicable to it the provisions of K.S.A. 75–1122 and provide substitute and additional provisions as hereinafter set forth in this ordinance. Such referenced provision is either an enactment or a part thereof which is applicable to this city but not applicable uniformly to all cities.
SECTION 2. The governing body shall cause its utility fund accounts to be examined and audited by a licensed municipal public accountant or accountants or certified public accountant or accountants at least once each year.
SECTION 3 This ordinance shall be published once each week for two consecutive weeks in the official city newspaper, THE COFFEY COUNTY TODAY.
SECTION 4. This is a charter ordinance and shall take effect sixty-one (61) days after final publication, unless a sufficient petition for a referendum is filed and a referendum held on the ordinance as provided in Article 12, Section 5, subdivision (c)(3) of the Constitution of the State of Kansas, in which case the ordinance shall become effective if approved by the majority of the electors voting thereon.
PASSED by the governing body, not less than two-thirds of the members-elect voting in favor thereof, the 19th day of December, 1985.