SECTION 9.10.  DATE FOR FINAL ADOPTION.
   The budget shall be finally adopted not later than fifteen (15) days prior to the beginning of the fiscal year, and should the City Council fail to so adopt a budget, the then existing budget together with its tax levying ordinance and its appropriation ordinance shall be deemed adopted for the ensuing fiscal year. If delayed by a situation beyond control of the City it shall be acted on as soon as practicable.
(Amended 4-86)