11 Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes Chapter 116 - City Solicitor
- Chapter Notes
- Section 11601 - Appointment Of City Solicitor
Council shall provide, by ordinance, for the manner of appointment and compensation of the city solicitor, which may be a law firm.
- Section 11602 - Direction Of Legal Matters
The city solicitor shall have the direction and control of the legal matters of the city. Unless authorized by council, a department of the...
- Section 11603 - Duties
The city solicitor shall have the following duties: (1) Overseeing, as directed by resolution or ordinance, the preparation of all bonds, obligations, contracts, leases,...
- Section 11604 - Written Opinions To Be Furnished
(a) Opinions.--Subject to regulation by council in accordance with subsection (b), the city solicitor shall submit a written opinion on questions of law submitted...
- Section 11607 - Satisfaction Of Liens Due City
Upon the payment of any lien or other debt of record due to the city to a city employee, city official or any other...
- Section 11609 - Assistant Solicitor
Council may appoint one or more assistant city solicitors to assist the city solicitor in the performance of all duties and shall provide for...
- Section 11610 - Special Counsel
Council may retain special counsel for particular proceedings or matters of the city and shall provide for the compensation of special counsel by resolution.
Last modified: October 8, 2016