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Petition to council : information for Albertans, elected officials and municipal officers

Description

The intent of this document is to identify those areas of the Municipal Government Act (MGA) relating to petitions to council, and to supplement and explain the petitioning requirements. Topics covered include: What constitutes a petition within the context of this document and the MGA, the protection of personal information in petitions, who may petition, what can be petitioned, the number of petitioners required, other general requirements, the role of a petition witness, determining whether a petition is sufficient, and council’s response to a sufficient petition.

Updated

September 1, 2019

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municipal councils municipal officials municipal resource handbook municipalities petitions

Title and publication information

Type
Guide
Extent

21 pages

Frequency

Once

Publisher / Creator Information

Publisher

Municipal Affairs

Place of Publication

Edmonton

Subject Information

Topic
Government
Spatial Coverage

Alberta

Resource Dates

Date Created

2019-09-01

Date Added

2019-10-07T22:04:41.989745

Date Modified

2019-09-01

Date Issued

2019-09-01

Audience information

Identifiers

ISBN (pdf)

9781460145920

Usage / Licence

Contact

Contact Name

Municipal Affairs. Municpal Capacity Building

Contact Email

ma.lgsmail@gov.ab.ca