An Ordinance is a law usually found in municipal code. These laws are enforced through the local government and are in addition to any state or federal laws. Listed below are the ordinances of Dauphin County in an easy download format.
A resolution is a motion that is passed by a legislative body, such as your board of commissioners. Resolutions can cover a wide variety of topics, and are simply motions written out, making them easier to discuss. A written resolution can also be made accessible to the public after it has been voted on. This allows the people to view exactly what their law makers have voted on and passed into law. Listed below are the resolutions of Dauphin County in an easy to access format.