City of Spokane

Spokane Municipal Code

***Note: Many local criminal codes can now be located under Chapter 10.60 SMC while others are now cited under the Revised Code of Washington (RCW), which was incorporated into the municipal code in 2022. (See SMC 10.58.010). Code Enforcement, including Noise Control and Animal Regulations are located in Chapters 10.62 through 10.74.

Title 04
Chapter 04.07
Section 04.07.020

Title 04 Administrative Agencies and Procedures

Chapter 04.07 Civil Service Commission

Section 04.07.020 Removal

The commission member appointed by the City Council pursuant to section 52 of the City Charter shall not be removed from office by the City Council before the expiration of his or her term except for cause based upon a determination of incapacity, incompetence, the presence of irreconcilable conflicts of interest, neglect of duty, or malfeasance, and upon the affirmative vote of five (5) Council members. No commission member shall be removed without written notice of the intent to remove and an opportunity to provide a written response to the notice.

Date Passed: Monday, May 14, 2018

Effective Date: Saturday, June 30, 2018

ORD C35620 Section 5