Public Management Bulletin #28

A Parliamentary Procedure Primer for Local Governments

Friday, February 16, 2024

It’s the first Monday of the month, and many North Carolina local governments are holding board meetings. Who controls the agenda at these meetings? What are the various motions that come into play, and what is their proper order? How can a board undo a vote or reconsider an issue? Parliamentary procedure governs these topics. This bulletin provides an overview of parliamentary procedure and its application in the local government context. 

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Topics - Local and State Government