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The City of Portland, Oregon

Auditor Simone Rede

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1980 Revise & Update Charter

The following measure appeared on the Tuesday, May 20, 1980 Primary Election Ballot.
CAPTION: Revises, Updates Certain City Charter Provisions
Amends Section 1-107, 2-107, 2-120, 2-122, and 2-601 of the City Charter, adds a new Section 2-127, to revise outdate procedures regarding adoption of ordinances and appointment of officials, clarifies the circumstances for payment of fair and moral obligations and eliminates the limitation of fines for ordinance violations.