§ 6.3. Limitation of Debate  

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  • For council sessions, no member shall be allowed to speak more than once on any one subject until every other member choosing to speak thereon shall have spoken. Member comments are limited to three minutes. No council member may speak on any subject more than twice, and in no case may speak more than three minutes at one time. The one primary maker of the motion shall have the right to make a final two-minute summation before the vote. There shall be no remarks on a subject once the matter has been acted upon. The chair of the meeting shall indicate when the speaker is approaching the end of his or her allotted time and when his or her time has ended. The chair or presiding officer has the authority to limit debate in his or her sole and absolute discretion.