Unless otherwise indicated, all provisions of the Home Rule Charter are as contained in the August 1, 1976, Government Study Commission Report, approved by the electorate by referendum in the November 2, 1976, general election.
   By Sections 1 and 2 of Ord. 564, 7/22/2014, approved by referendum at the November 4, 2014, General Election all nouns, pronouns and adjectives were changed throughout the Charter to gender neutral forms.