The City Clerk shall cause all ordinances, except appropriation ordinances, as soon as practicable after they have been passed and signed, passed over the Mayor's veto or will take effect without signature, to be published once in the official City newspaper, unless a Statute requires more publications. Ordinances shall take effect the day of publication unless a different and later day is stated in the ordinance or otherwise specified by Statute: Provided, that appropriation ordinances shall take effect upon passage. The publisher shall print in a line preceding the number of the ordinance a statement in parentheses as follows: (Published ____, 20__), giving the month, day and year. The manner of publication and effective date of codifications shall be as hereinafter provided.
[Code 1983; CC 2000 §1-108]
Following final passage and approval of each ordinance, the City Clerk shall enter the same in the ordinance book of the City as provided by law. Each ordinance shall have appended thereto the manner in which the ordinance was passed, the date of passage, the name of the newspaper in which published and the date of publication.