(a)   Salaries.  The salaries of the members of council shall be established by ordinance or resolution, provided that the legislation is adopted not less than 30 days prior to the deadline for the filing of nominating petitions by candidates for the office of councilmember for the next term, and subject to further provisions of this charter.
   (b)   Salary Recommendation. Council shall accept, reject, or modify the civil service commission's recommendations made under Article Six within 90 days of receiving them. Without any action by council within the 90-day period, the recommendations of the civil service commission shall become effective as if adopted by ordinance or resolution under Section 2.8, but consistent with Section 2.3(c).
   (c)   Timing of Salary Change. No change in the salary for a member of council shall take effect during the current term of that member.