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A. Hearing. For all general plan amendments, the city council shall conduct at least one public hearing in conformance with the provisions of Chapter 18.140 MCC, Common Procedures, and Arizona Revised Statutes. All major amendments shall be presented at a public hearing during the calendar year they are proposed to the city, unless otherwise provided by law.

B. Action. After the conclusion of the hearing, the city council shall approve, modify, or disapprove the proposed amendment.

1. The adoption or readoption of a major amendment shall be approved by affirmative vote of at least two-thirds of the members of the city council.

2. If the motion to adopt or readopt a general plan or an amendment to the general plan fails to pass, the city council may reconsider the motion, but any subsequent motion must be approved by an affirmative vote of at least two-thirds of the city council.

C. Public Notification. Following the council action, the city shall make the documents amending the general plan, including the diagrams and text, available for public inspection. [Ord. 22-18 § 2; Res. 22-37; Ord. 14-12 § 1; Res. 14-36 § 508.05.]