The city shall provide a public health laboratory and to equip it in a manner as may be necessary to enable the health officer to properly perform the duties of his or her office. The services of the laboratory shall be at the disposal of the medical profession of the state for bacteriological, chemical and pathological examinations and tests as its facilities permit. The health officer may charge for examinations and laboratory tests, the proceeds of which shall be paid into the general fund.
(1992 Code, § 19-44) (Ord. 36-06, passed 3-20-2006)