Charter amendments

November 04, 2008

Baltimore city

Question A: Creation of Department of General Services

"To establish a Department of General Services, providing for the powers and duties of the Department of General Services, transferring certain powers and duties from the Department of Public Works to the Department of General Services, and requiring that obstructions in the public street to the work of the Department of Transportation or the Department of General Services must be removed upon notice from those Departments." For

Baltimore County

Question A: Qualifications of Council Members

"To remove the prohibition on qualifying or serving as a member of the County Council while holding employment with the State." For

Anne Arundel County

Question A: Failure of Bills

"To clarify that any ordinance passed by the County Council and returned unsigned by the County Executive after the ten day presentation period will become law on the tenth day." For

Question B: County Ethics Commission

"To provide that the County Council shall nominate for appointment by the County Executive three of the seven members of the Ethics Commission." For

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