Chapter 1.29INITIATIVE AND REFERENDUM

Sections:

1.29.010
Power of Initiative and Referendum Adopted.
1.29.020
Time for Submission of Petitions in Support of Initiative and Referendum.
1.29.010Power of Initiative and Referendum Adopted.

The City of Lakewood hereby adopts the powers of initiative and referendum for the qualified electors to the City as provided pursuant to RCW 35A.11.080 through 35A.11.100. Such powers are to be exercised as provided in the above referenced sections of the Revised Code of Washington as they now exist or may be amended from time to time and said sections are hereby incorporated in full by this reference. (Ord. 417 § 1, 2006.)

1.29.020Time for Submission of Petitions in Support of Initiative and Referendum.

Citizen petitions seeking to put on an election ballot any Initiative or Referenda must be submitted to the City of Lakewood no later than the close of business Tuesday no later than 60 days before the County Auditor’s Resolution deadline in order to be included in the next scheduled election. Citizen petitions submitted later than this deadline may be submitted for inclusion in a subsequent election. (Ord. 490 § 1, 2009.)