Village of Nashville
County of Barry, State of Michigan
ORDINANCE NO. 7-12-2007-A
AN ORDINANCE MAKING IT UNLAWFUL TO DISTURB A VILLAGE COUNCIL
THE VILLAGE OF NASHVILLE ORDAINS:
SECTION I. TITLE
This ordinance shall be
known and cited as the “Conduct at Meetings Ordinance”.
SECTION II. Disturbing Meetings.
It shall be unlawful to disturb, speak out of order, disrupt,
fail to be germane, speak longer than permitted, speak vulgarities, or interrupt any regular meetings, special meetings or
workshop of the Council.
SECTION III. PENALTY AND ENFORCEMENT.
Any person which violates
or refuses to comply, after being given a warning, with any provision of this Ordinance shall be responsible for a civil infraction
fine of not less than $50 or more than $300 for each offense, and may be summarily ejected from the council room and the village
SECTION IV. SEVERABILITY.
If any article,
section, subsection, sentence, clause, phrase or portion of this ordinance is, for any reason, held invalid or unconstitutional
by any court of competent jurisdiction, such portion shall be deemed a separate, distinct and independent provision, and such
holding shall not affect the validity of the remaining portions of this ordinance.
V. EFFECTIVE DATE.
This ordinance shall become effective upon its adoption and publication in the manner
required by law and shall become effective twenty (20) days after the date of publication.
Kenyon and supported by Coll, that the above ordinance be adopted as read.
J Dunham, Harwood, Kenyon, Coll, F Dunham
NAYS: Holden, Shotts
Adoption Date: July 12, 2007
Publication Date: July
Effective Date: August 9. 2007