The Clerk of Council shall be the codifier of the general ordinances of the City. When an ordinance of a general or permanent nature is passed by Council and signed by the necessary officers, before it is recorded, the Clerk shall examine the ordinance. If there is no sectional numbering in the ordinance, he shall give each section of the ordinance so passed its proper section or supplemental sectional number. The number shall be published in the manner prescribed in the Charter and the rules of Council.