ADOPTING ORDINANCE NO.   98-226   
AN ORDINANCE TO APPROVE THE 1998 CODIFIED ORDINANCES; TO ADOPT NEW MATTER; AND TO AMEND AND REPEAL CERTAIN OBSOLETE AND CONFLICTING LEGISLATIVE PROVISIONS.
   WHEREAS, a determination has been made that the ordinances of the City of a permanent and general nature should be recodified, and
   WHEREAS, the City has heretofore entered into a contract with the Walter H.  Drane Company to prepare and publish such recodification, and
   WHEREAS, the recodification of such ordinances, together with the new matter to be adopted, the matters to be amended and those to be repealed are before the Commission, NOW THEREFORE
   BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF SANDUSKY, OHIO:
   Section 1.  That the ordinances of the City of Sandusky, Ohio, of a general and permanent nature, as revised, recodified, rearranged and consolidated into component codes, titles, chapters and sections are hereby approved, adopted and enacted as the Codified Ordinances of the City of Sandusky, Ohio, 1998.
   Section 2.  That the provisions of this Ordinance, including all provisions of the Codified Ordinances, shall be in full force and effect as provided in Section 5 of this Ordinance.  All ordinances and resolutions or parts thereof enacted prior to July 1, 1998, which are inconsistent with any provision of the Codified Ordinances, are hereby repealed as of the effective date of this Ordinance, except as follows: the enactment of the Codified Ordinances shall not be construed to affect a right or liability accrued or incurred under any legislative provisions prior to the effective date of such enactment, or an action or proceeding for the enforcement of such right or liability.  Such enactment shall not be construed to relieve any person from punishment for an act committed in violation of any such legislative provision, nor to affect an indictment or prosecution therefor.  For such purposes, any such legislative provision shall continue in full force notwithstanding its repeal for the purpose of revision and recodification.
   Section 3.  That each section of the Codified Ordinances without an ordinance or resolution history at the end thereof indicates that the section contains new material which is hereby enacted by this adopting ordinance.  Publication of this ordinance shall constitute sufficient publication of all new matter contained in the Codified Ordinances.
   Section 4.  That through authentication and approval of this Ordinance the President of the City Commission and Clerk of the Commission shall certify that the permanent and general ordinances of the Municipality as codified therein are correctly set forth and constitute the Codified Ordinances of the City of Sandusky, Ohio, 1998.
   Section 5.  That this Ordinance shall take full force and effect at the earliest time allowed by law.
/s/  LEROY J.  SILVANI                       
PRESIDENT OF THE CITY COMMISSION
 
ATTEST:   /s/  B.  JOYCE BROWN                         
      CLERK OF THE CITY COMMISSION
FIRST READING: August 10, 1998
Passed: SEPTEMBER 28, 1998, EFFECTIVE AFTER 30 DAYS.
CONTENTS
PRELIMINARY UNIT
            Comparative Section Table
            Tables of Special Ordinances
CODIFIED ORDINANCES OF SANDUSKY, OHIO
      CHARTER
      PART ONE -       Administrative Code
      PART THREE -    Traffic Code
   
      PART FIVE -    General Offenses Code
      PART SEVEN -    Business Regulation Code
      PART NINE -    Streets, Utilities and Public Services Code
      PART ELEVEN -    Planning and Zoning Code
      PART THIRTEEN -   Building Code
      PART FIFTEEN -    Fire Prevention Code