Except by consent of a majority of the Councilmembers present, no ordinance or resolution shall be introduced until either the City Attorney or the duly appointed attorney for the Common Council shall have indicated his/her approval or disapproval as to the form and legality.  The ordinance or resolution shall be in the hands of the City Clerk by 12:00 p.m. (noon) on the Friday previous to the day of the regular sessions (the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month).  The only exception to this  requirement shall be with the approval of the Council President, or by the City Clerk if the President is not available.
('74  Code,  §  2-32)  (Ord.  passed 1-2-56; Am. Ord. G-18-92, passed 4-26-92; Am, Ord. G-13-01, passed 7-24-01)