[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Council of the City of Somers Point 7-24-1980 as Ord. No. 15-1980 (Ch. 31A of 1967 compilation). Amendments noted where applicable.]
Officers and employees — See Ch. 34.
The statements of the preamble are incorporated herein by this reference thereto as if set forth in length.
Editor's Note: The preamble to Ord. No. 15-1980 is on file in the City Clerk's office.
The City of Somers Point shall indemnify municipal employees and officials for all claims, including defense costs, if the employee establishes that the act or omission upon which the claim and judgment were based occurred within the scope of his employment as an employee and/or official of the City of Somers Point and the city fails to establish that he acted or failed to act because of actual fraud, actual malice or willful misconduct.
This chapter shall be liberally construed.