The Measure U Citizens’ Oversight Committee (“Oversight Committee”) will ensure transparency and oversight of the revenue generated by and expenses made in relation to Measure U2012 adopted by the electorate on June 5, 2012, and ratified as Ordinance No. 2012-11, and Measure U2018 approved by the electorate on November 6, 2018, and ratified by Ordinance 2018-07. The Oversight Committee’s duties consist of reviewing the annual independent financial audit (performed by an independent auditor on the Measure U-generated revenues and expenses during the previous fiscal year), as well as review any other City financial reports necessary to advise the City Council of its findings. The Oversight Committee’s findings are presented annually in a written report to the City Council during the first quarter of the calendar year, which will be based on the previous fiscal year ending June 30th. Five Committee Members are appointed by individual Councilmembers, and confirmed by the City Council to serve four-year terms and/or coterminous with the nominating Councilmember's term.
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| RELATED DOCUMENTS:
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|Establishment of Measure U2018 - Repealing and replacing Chapter 3-8A of Title 3 of the Santa Maria Municipal Code with a Public Safety and Essential Services Transactions and Use Tax. (Measure U2018) - Approved by the voters in Election by 74.18%. Ordinance codified to SMMC.
|| July 17, 2018
|Reciting the fact of the General Municipal Election and Measure U Essential Services measure held on November 6, 2018, in conjunction with the Statewide General Election, and accepting the County Clerk-Recorder's certificate of the results of the official canvass.||2018-145|| December 18, 2018
|Establishment of Measure U2012||2012-11||July 17, 2012|
|Adoption of Measure U2012||2012-87||July 17, 2012|
|Implementation of Transactions and Use Tax||2012-88||July 17, 2012|
|Guidelines & Duties of the Committee||2012-109||September 4, 2012|
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|Archived Agendas||approved minutes|