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2.04.160 Effective Date.

(Amended by Ordinance No. 177200, effective February 21, 2003.)
 
A. The Auditor shall submit the abstract of votes for each measure from the County Elections office to the Council within 30 days after the date of the election. The Mayor shall issue a proclamation giving the number of votes cast for or against a measure and declare the approved measure as the law on the effective date of the measure. If two or more approved measures contain conflicting provisions, the Mayor shall proclaim which is paramount, as provided by Section 2.04.150 B.
 
B. An initiative or referendum measure adopted by the electors shall take effect upon proclamation by the Mayor unless the measure expressly provides a different effective date.