[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Oakwood as Title 1, Ch. 1.08, of the 1980 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
All ordinances imposing any fine, penalty, imprisonment or forfeiture or making any appropriation shall promptly after passage be duplicated and at least three copies of such ordinance shall be made available for public inspection in the office of the Village Clerk.
No such ordinance shall take effect until 10 days after it has been made available for public inspection in the office of the Village Clerk; except that an ordinance imposing a municipal retailers occupation tax under 65 ILCS 5/8-11-1, or a tourism, convention and other special events promotion tax adopted under 65 ILCS 5/8-3-13, or effecting a change in the rate thereof, shall take effect on the first day of the month next following the expiration of the 10 days' availability-for-inspection period.
All other ordinances, resolutions and motions shall take effect upon their passage unless they provide otherwise.
Anything in this section to the contrary notwithstanding, any ordinance which contains a statement of its urgency in the preamble or body thereof may take effect immediately upon its passage; provided that the corporate authorities, by a vote of 2/3 of the members then holding office, so direct.
The Village Clerk may impose a reasonable price commensurate with the cost of the printing thereof for the distribution of such ordinances to the public.
The Village Clerk shall record, in a book used exclusively for that purpose, all ordinances passed by the Village Board of Trustees. Immediately following each ordinance, the Village Clerk shall make a memorandum of the date of the passage and the publication, where required, of the ordinance.
The record and memorandum required by § 50-2, or a certified copy thereof, shall be prima facie evidence of the contents, passage and of the publication or posting of ordinances.
The contents of all Village ordinances, the date of passage and the date of publication or posting, where required, may be proved by the certificate of the Village Clerk, under the Seal of the Village.
Whenever Village ordinances are printed in book or pamphlet form, and purport to be published by authority of the Village Board of Trustees, such book or pamphlet shall be prima facie evidence of the contents, passage and legal publication of such ordinances, as of the dates mentioned in such book or pamphlet, in all courts and administrative tribunals.