Allegheny County, PA
 
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the County Council of Allegheny County 9-21-2004 by Ord. No. 34-04. Amendments noted where applicable.]
CHARTER REFERENCES
For additional information on the relationship between the County Executive and Legislative Branches, see § 1.4-403.
ADMINISTRATIVE CODE REFERENCES
For additional information regarding the organization of County government, see Art. 201.
For additional information regarding the County Legislative and Executive Branches, see Parts 3 and 4.
For additional information regarding the fiscal affairs of the County, see Part 8.

§ 425-1 Legal action between Legislative and Executive Branches; responsibility for costs.

In the event that any legal action is commenced against the Legislative Branch (i.e., Allegheny County Council) by the Executive Branch (i.e., Chief Executive or Administration) of County government, any and all legal costs incurred as a result of participation and/or defense of that action shall be borne by the Executive Branch and/or shall be paid from the general fund of Allegheny County. Legal costs incurred under this section shall neither be attributable to County Council's budget, nor shall be counted toward the four-tenths of one percent cap established for Council pursuant to Article II, § 1.2-207(f), of the Allegheny County Home Rule Charter.