Sec. 1-12.  Amendments to Code.


(a)   Amendments to any of the provisions of this Code may be made by amending such provisions by specific reference to the section number of this Code in the following language: “That section ___________ of the _____________________, is hereby amended to read as follows: . . .”  The new provisions shall then be set out in full as desired.


(b)   In the event a new section not heretofore existing in the Code is to be added, the following language may be used:  “____________________, is hereby amended by adding a section, to be numbered ____________, which said section reads as follows: . . .”  The new section shall then be set out in full as desired.  


Source:  Code 1962, § 1-1-3

Cross reference--Amendments to zoning ordinances, § 27-6.