Charter Ordinance No. 174  


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  • A CHARTER ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF WICHITA, KANSAS, AMENDING SECTION 2 OF CHARTER ORDINANCE NO. 91 OF THE CITY OF WICHITA, KANSAS (WHICH AMENDED SECTION 11 OF CHARTER ORDINANCE NO. 83 OF THE CITY OF WICHITA, KANSAS), AND SECTION 3 OF CHARTER ORDINANCE 124 OF THE CITY OF WICHITA, AND REPEALING THE EXISTING TEXT OF SUCH SECTIONS, ALL PERTAINING TO THE CONTINUATION OF THE TRANSIENT GUEST TAX AND THE APPLICATION OF REVENUES THEREFROM.

    BE IT ORDAINED BY THE GOVERNING BODY OF THE CITY OF WICHITA, KANSAS:

    SECTION 1. (Amended and repealed—See Charter Ordinance No. 183, § 1.)

    SECTION 2. Section 3 of Charter Ordinance No. 124 of the City of Wichita, Kansas is hereby amended to read as follows.

    "SECTION 3. This Charter Ordinance shall expire and no longer be in effect on December 2, 2015."

    SECTION 3. The original provisions of Section 2 of Charter Ordinance No. 91 and the original provisions of Section 3 of Charter Ordinance No. 124 of the City of Wichita, Kansas are hereby repealed.

    SECTION 4. This Charter Ordinance shall be published once each week for two (2) consecutive weeks in the official city newspaper.

    SECTION 5. This is a Charter Ordinance and shall take effect sixty-one (61) days after final publication unless a sufficient petition for a referendum is filed and a referendum held on the ordinance as provided in Article 12, Section 5, Subdivision (c)(3), of the Constitution of the State of Kansas, in which case the Ordinance shall become effective if approved by a majority of the electors voting thereon.

    PASSED by the governing body of the City of Wichita, Kansas, not less than two-thirds of the members elect voting in favor thereof this 17th day of November, 1998.

    BOB KNIGHT

         Mayor     

    ATTEST:

    PAT BURNETT  
    City Clerk

    Approved as to form:

    GARY E. REBENSTORF  
    City Attorney & Director of Law