Article 4. Meetings And Legislation of California Public Utilities Code >> Division 10. >> Part 9. >> Chapter 3. >> Article 4.
All meetings of the board shall be conducted in a manner
prescribed by the Ralph M. Brown Act, Chapter 9 (commencing with
Section 54950), Part 1, Division 2, Title 5 of the Government Code.
A majority of the board constitutes a quorum for the
transaction of business.
The board shall establish rules for its proceedings and may
provide by ordinance or resolution that each member shall receive for
each attendance at the meetings of the board the sum of sixty
dollars ($60) but not to exceed one hundred eighty dollars ($180) in
any calendar month and shall be allowed such necessary traveling and
personal expenses incurred in the performance of his or her duties as
authorized by the board.
The acts of the board shall be expressed by motion,
resolution, or ordinance. No ordinance shall be passed by the board
on the day of its introduction, nor within three days thereafter, nor
at any time other than a regular or adjourned regular meeting. No
ordinance, resolution, or motion shall have any validity or effect
unless passed by the affirmative votes of a majority of the
All ordinances shall be published after passage.
The enacting clause of all ordinances shall be as follows:
"Be it enacted by the Board of Directors of the Santa Barbara
Metropolitan Transit District:" All ordinances shall be signed by the
chairman of the board or the vice chairman and attested by the