NOTICE OF INTENTION TO MAKE A LOCAL LAW

PUBLIC NOTICE

NOTICE OF INTENTION TO MAKE A LOCAL LAW

Proposed Local Law ‘Common Seal and Conduct at Meetings Local Law 2020’

Notice is given pursuant to sections 119 (1) and 223 of the Local Government Act 1989 (the Act) that the Yarriambiack Shire Council proposes to make a new Local Law – Common Seal and Conduct at Meetings Local Law 2020.

The purpose and general purport of the proposed local law is to:

  • revoke the current Local Law – Yarriambiack Shire Council Meeting Procedures Local Law 2019;
  • regulate the use of the common seal; and
  • create offences relating to conduct at Council and Delegated Committee meetings.

A copy of the proposed local law and community impact statement can be obtained from the Council Office, 34 Lyle Street, Warracknabeal during office hours. Alternatively you can view a copy online at www.yarriambiack.vic.gov.au

Any person may make a written submission on the proposed Local Law to Council. All submissions received will be considered in accordance with section 223 of the Local Government Act 1989. Only submissions received by Council by 5:00pm on Wednesday, 19 August 2020 will be considered.

Any person may, in their written submission, request to be provided with an opportunity to make a verbal representation, or have someone make the representation on their behalf, in support of their submission.

Submissions will be considered at its Council Meeting to be held on Wednesday, 26 August 2020 prior to Council’s intent to adopt the new Local Law.

Written submissions should be marked ‘Proposed ‘Common Seal and Conduct at Meetings Local Law 2020’ and be addressed to Bernardine Schilling, Manager Organisational Performance, Yarriambiack Shire Council, 34 Lyle Street, Warracknabeal.

Submission will also be accepted via email to bschilling@yarriambiack.vic.gov.au

Submissions received by Council, after removing any personal information, may be included within the relevant Council Meeting Minutes, and made available on Council’s website.

Further information regarding the Draft Local Law can be obtained by phoning Bernardine Schilling on (03) 5398 0104.

Jessie Holmes

Chief Executive Officer

 

Click on the following to view:

Common Seal and Conduct at Meetings Local Law Community Impact Statement

Draft Proposed Common Seal and Conduct at Meetings Local Law 2020