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AN ORDINANCE FOR CODIFYING AND COMPILING THE GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF ELKO; REPEALING CERTAIN GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF ELKO; PROVIDING FOR PERPETUAL CODIFICATION, DISTRIBUTION OF CODIFICATION, DEFINITIONS AND CONSTRUCTION OF WORDS, INCORPORATION OF A COPY OF THE CITY CHARTER PENALTIES WITH WORK REQUIREMENTS, AND REPEALING AND SAVINGS CLAUSES; AND PROVIDING OTHER MATTERS PROPERLY RELATING THERETO:
BE IT ORDAINED BY THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS OF THE CITY OF ELKO:
Section 1. Enactment Of Elko City Code. The Elko City code, prepared by Sterling Codifiers, Inc., and hereby approved and accepted in its published form on the date hereof is hereby adopted and enacted as the law of the city of Elko.
Section 2. Upon passage of the ordinance two (2) copies of the Elko City code adopted and enacted hereby shall be filed with the librarian of the Nevada state library, and there after the same shall be received in all courts of this state as an authorized compilation of the general municipal ordinances of the city of Elko. These copies shall be supplemented as hereinafter provided.
Section 3. One copy of this Elko City code shall be filed in the office of the city clerk of the city of Elko as part of this ordinance and shall be perpetually retained in the city clerk's office without supplementation or alteration as the original Elko City code adopted and enacted by the ordinance. Such official copy shall be received as prima facie evidence in all courts and places without further proof as the original Elko City code adopted by this board.
One further copy of this Elko City code shall be filed in the office of the city clerk of the city of Elko which the city clerk shall keep currently supplemented as provided in this ordinance, and which shall be available for inspection by the public in the office of the city clerk, and which shall be received as prima facie evidence in all courts and places without further proof as the Elko City code as supplemented.
Section 4. There is hereby adopted, as a method of perpetual codification and supplementation, the loose leaf type of binding for the Elko City code and to supply continuous supplement service each newly adopted ordinance of the provisions of this Elko City code shall, within thirty (30) days following the date of passage and adoption be printed with proper code title, chapter and section number, excluding from the ordinances the titles, enacting clauses, signatures, attestations and other formal parts, and such supplement to this code so prepared shall be inserted in its proper place in the Elko City Code by the city clerk of the city of Elko. Two (2) copies of the supplements as prepared shall be submitted to the librarian of the Nevada state library for insertion in the copies of the Elko City code on file. Copies of such supplements shall be made available to the public on such terms and at such price or charge as the city manager shall determine from time to time.
Section 5. The Elko City code shall have incorporated therein as a part thereof a copy of the city charter of the city of Elko as amended and extended, together with all further amendments, extensions, supplements and changes thereto.
This ordinance passed and adopted this ninth day of June, 1964, by the unanimous vote of the board of supervisors of the city of Elko.
APPROVED: June 9, 1964