6-12 HOME RULE CHARTERS
HOME RULE CHARTERS
Expenses and cost of charter preparation and election.
Voting on proposal--Alternatives.
Alternatives proposed by board action on initiated petition.
Governmental structure to be established in charter.
Standards to be at least as stringent as state law.
Restrictions on power of home rule units.
Time of election on charter proposal by commission.
Special election on home rule charter--Exception.
Initiation of the action defined.
Preparation for election--Time of election on initiated charter.
Application of general election laws.
Filing of adopted charter with secretary of state--Violation--Effect.
Chapter not to invalidate prior proceedings.
Taxing power limited.
Scope of section 6-12-14.