Chapter 2.30
ADMINISTRATIVE REVIEW BOARD

Sections:

2.30.010    Board created.

2.30.020    Membership.

2.30.030    Term of office.

2.30.040    Functions, powers and duties.

2.30.050    Meetings.

2.30.010 Board created.

There is established the administrative review board of the city. (Ord. 1625 § 4 (part), 2015)

2.30.020 Membership.

The administrative review board shall consist of three members appointed by the city council to serve in an adjudicatory capacity. Members of the administrative review board may simultaneously serve on other city advisory bodies requiring technical expertise, including the construction board of appeals, pursuant to San Luis Obispo Council Policies and Procedures Section 6.7.2.5. Two council members shall serve as liaison to this board. (Ord. 1625 § 4 (part), 2015)

2.30.030 Term of office.

A. Members shall be appointed for terms of two years which shall commence immediately upon appointment by the council. Commissioners shall serve at the pleasure of the council and may be reappointed; provided, that no appointee shall serve more than two consecutive full terms (four years). Appointment to a partial term of office following an unscheduled vacancy shall not preclude the appointee from serving two consecutive full terms following completion of a partial term; provided, the partial term is less than one year.

B. Vacancies shall be filled for unexpired terms.

C. All of the applicable procedures and requirements contained in the council adopted “Handbook for Advisory Bodies” shall be incorporated in this section by reference. (Ord. 1625 § 4 (part), 2015)

2.30.040 Functions, powers and duties.

The administrative review board’s basic responsibility is to decide the validity of administrative citations which are appealed to the board pursuant to Chapter 1.24. To carry out this responsibility, the commission will:

A. Conduct hearings;

B. Evaluate evidence;

C. Prepare written decisions supported by written findings of fact as to whether the administrative decision should be upheld or revoked, in whole or in part;

D. Perform such other duties required by the council or by state or city laws. (Ord. 1625 § 4 (part), 2015)

2.30.050 Meetings.

All regular meetings shall be held at the established time and place set for that body as set forth within the administrative review board bylaws. (Ord. 1625 § 4 (part), 2015)