§7A-4-2. Public hearings.
(a) The charter review committee shall hold a public hearing
within three months of the organizational meeting or reconvening,
a public hearing within six months of its organizational meeting or
reconvening and a public hearing within eleven months of its
organizational meeting or reconvening prior to finalizing its draft
of the proposed charter. The committee is authorized to hold
additional public hearings.
(b) The date, time, place and agenda of the public hearing
shall be published as a Class II legal advertisement in a newspaper
of general circulation in the affected areas.