Legislation # 08-0497 Enactment Number none
Type Ordinance - Coded Effective Date none
Introduction Date 11/19/2008
Title Ordinance to amend and reenact Chapter 2, Article II "City Council", Division 4, "Ordinances", Section 2-83 and to repeal Sections 2-81, and 2-84 to allow adoption of ordinances on first reading.
 
Legislation History 08-0497
DateNotice Of ActionDescription
12/18/2008 Enactment Number 08-0026
12/17/2008 Approved items 2 through 4 and 6 and 7 on the consent agenda.
11/19/2008 Adopted on First Reading
11/10/2008 Received By Clerk's Office
 
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Legislation Text 08-0497

 

City of Hampton, Virginia

Ordinance - Coded

22 Lincoln Street

Hampton, VA 23669

www.hampton.gov

 

File Number: 08-0497

 

Enactment Number: 08-0026

 

Ordinance to amend and reenact Chapter 2, Article II "City Council", Division 4, "Ordinances", Section 2-83 and to repeal Sections 2-81, and 2-84 to allow adoption of ordinances on first reading.

 

 

DIVISION 4.  ORDINANCES


Sec. 2-81.  Repealed.

 

Sec. 2-82.  Numbering.

 

The clerk of the council shall number all ordinances in sequence as adopted by the council.

 

Sec. 2-83.  Effective date generally.

 

Every ordinance passed by the council shall be in effect from and after the date of its adoption by affirmative vote of four members of council, unless otherwise provided in the ordinance.


Sec. 2-84.  Repealed.

 

Sec. 2-85.  Signing, photocopying, recordation and indexing.

 

All ordinances adopted by the city council shall be signed by the mayor and the clerk of the council and shall be photocopied and recorded, as the official record, in an ordinance book, which shall be properly indexed. The title only of the ordinance shall be spread in the minute book.


Sec. 2-86.  Codification.

 

The clerk of the council shall cause to be codified into this Code all ordinances of a general nature and amendments thereto.


Sec. 2-87.  Amendment, suspension or repeal generally.

 

No ordinance shall be amended, suspended or repealed except by ordinance regularly introduced and passed, nor shall any section of an ordinance be amended, unless the whole section of the ordinance be reordained.


Sec. 2-88.  Repeal not to affect liabilities.

 

No new ordinance shall be construed to repeal a former ordinance as to any offense committed against the former ordinance or as to any act done, any penalty, forfeiture or punishment incurred, or any right accrued or claim arising under the former ordinance, or in any way whatsoever to affect any such offense or act so committed or done, or any penalty, forfeiture or punishment so incurred, or any right accrued or claim arising before the new ordinance takes effect, save only that the proceedings thereafter had shall conform, so far as practicable, to the ordinance in force at the time of such proceedings.


Sec. 2-89.  Repeal not to revive former ordinance.

 

When an ordinance which has repealed another shall itself be repealed, the previous ordinance shall not be revived without express words to that effect.

 

Secs. 2-90--2-105.  Reserved.

 

 

Adopted at the regular meeting of the City Council of the City of Hampton, Virginia held on December 17, 2008.

 

 

 

Signed by ____________________________ Date _________________

Molly Joseph Ward, Mayor

 

 

 

 

Attested by ____________________________ Date _________________

Katherine K. Glass

Clerk of the Council