Legislative Documents & Resources

Introduction and Referral Calendar
At each week's Full Council meeting, the City Council adopts the Introduction and Referral Calendar, which lists proposed Council Bills (CB), Resolutions (Res), Appointments (Appt), and Clerk Files (CF) to be introduced and referred to a committee.

City Council Agendas and Full Council Minutes
Agendas of full City Council Meeting and Council Committees are searchable in full text.
Minutes of the full City Council meetings are searchable in full text. Minutes of Council Committee meetings are not included.

Budget Documents
City Council Budget Committee records are added to this database as they become available throughout the budget process.

City Council Committee History
This database contains descriptions, membership information, and dates of existence for Seattle City Council committees from 1946 to the present.

Council Rules and Quasi-Judicial Rules
Council Rules: The official Rules and Procedures of the City Council, required by the Charter and adopted by Resolution, that governs the organization and operation of the City Council.
Quasi-Judicial Rules: The purpose of these rules is to establish procedures for quasi-judicial actions before the City Council and to implement the Appearance of Fairness Doctrine, Revised Code of Washington (RCW) Chapter 42.36.