Layton City   search site  
Home Do Business Live & Work Play Departments Services & Payments Contact Us Follow Layton City Twitter Like Us on Facebook
   
  Skip Navigation Links Home Departments Legal Municipal Code
  Legal Department
 

Back To Title List | Chapter List | Section List

2.08.070. Appointments by Mayor

            (1)        Any appointment made by the Mayor to certain entities, as designated by the City Council, including but not limited to, the Davis County Solid Waste Management and Energy Recovery Special Service District, the North Davis County Sewer District, Davis County Council of Governments, and the Wasatch Front Regional Council, and not otherwise provided for by state law, shall be made from the governing body.  All appointments made pursuant to Subsection 2.08.070(1) shall be made for a term not to exceed that period in which the member of the governing body is serving as a Councilmember or Mayor.  Nothing in this Section shall prevent the Mayor from appointing him or herself as a member of any board or council except that all appointments made under this Section must be made with the advice and consent of the City Council.  Upon the conclusion of the municipal term of office or a determination by the Mayor, with the advice and consent of the City Council, to withdraw the appointment, the board member shall be deemed to have resigned from the date the term of municipal office expired or the change in assignment became effective.  Each person accepting an appointment from the Mayor shall, prior to accepting such appointment, sign a letter acknowledging the above conditions of the appointment and agreeing to the resignation upon the conditions indicated above.

            (2)        Appointments made by the Mayor of the City's representatives to the Ogden Area Transportation Committee and to the Holmes Creek Irrigation Board may be either from the governing body or may be a City employee.  These appointments must be made with the advice and consent of the City Council.  If it is made from the governing body, said appointment shall not exceed the time said member is serving on the governing body.  Upon the conclusion of the municipal term of office or a determination by the Mayor, with the advice and consent of the City Council, to withdraw the appointment, the board member shall be deemed to have resigned from the date the term of municipal office expired or the change in assignment became effective.  Each person accepting an appointment from the Mayor shall, prior to accepting such appointment, sign a letter acknowledging the above conditions of the appointment and agreeing to the resignation upon the conditions indicated above.

            (3)        Appointments made by the Mayor to all other such bodies may be made from among elected or appointed City officials, City employees, or citizens who will properly represent the interest of the City.  All such appointments must be made with the advice and consent of the City Council.


Ord. No.97-35, Recodified, 6/19/1997

Municipal Code (PDF Format)



 
 
Index Contact Us Site Credits Privacy and Security Statement
Top