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(A) All resolutions and the following types of ordinances shall take immediate effect upon adoption unless a later time is specified by the Council:
(1) Appropriation of money;
(2) Annual tax levies for current expenses;
(3) Improvements petitioned for by owners of the requisite majority of the front footage or area of the property benefited and to be assessed;
(4) Ordinances directing an election or submitting a question to the electorate, including any election proceedings relating thereto;
(5) Approvals of a revision, codification, recodification, rearrangement, or publication of ordinances; and
(6) Emergency ordinances.
(B) Unless otherwise provided in this Charter, all other ordinances shall be effective thirty days after their adoption or at any later date specified by the Council.