(A)   All of the provisions of this code shall be in full force and effect from the date of passage and the filing of this code in the office of the Clerk-Treasurer, and all ordinances of a general and permanent nature in force at that time are hereby repealed, from and after said date.
   (B)   Nothing in this code or the ordinance adopting this code shall affect any ordinance:
      (1)   Promising or guaranteeing the payment of money for the town, or authorizing the issuance of any bonds of the town or any evidence of the town’s indebtedness, or any contract obligations assumed by the town;
      (2)   Granting any right or franchise;
      (3)   Dedicating, naming, establishing, locating, relocating, opening, paving, widening, vacating, and the like, any street or public way in the town;
      (4)   Making any appropriation;
      (5)   Levying or imposing taxes;
      (6)   Establishing or prescribing grades in the town;
      (7)   Providing for local improvement and assessing taxes therefor;
      (8)   Dedicating or accepting any plat or subdivision in the town or otherwise relating to subdivisions;
      (9)   Extending or contracting the boundaries of the town;
      (10)   Prescribing the number, classification, benefits, or compensation of any town officers or employees, not inconsistent herewith;
      (11)   Prescribing specific parking restrictions, no-parking zones, specific speed zones, parking meter zones, and specific stop or yield intersections;
      (12)   Pertaining to zoning or the town’s zoning jurisdiction;
      (13)   Relating to taxation, not inconsistent with this code;
      (14)   Which is temporary, although general in effect;
      (15)   Which is special, although permanent in effect; and/or
      (16)   The purpose of which has been accomplished.
   (C)   All such ordinances are recognized as continuing in full force and effect to the same extent as if set out at length in this code. Such ordinances are on file in the Clerk-Treasurer’s office.
(1996 Code, § 1-3)
Statutory reference:
   Adoption and publication, see I.C. 36-5-2-10 and 36-5-2-10.2