Sec. 1-17.  City officers or employees not subject to general penalty for failure to perform official duties.


No provision of this Code designating the duties of any city officer or city employee shall be so construed as to make such officer or employee liable for any fine or penalty pro­vided for a failure to perform such duty, unless the intention of the council to impose such fine or penalty on such officer or employee is specifically and clearly expressed in the section creating the duty. 


Source:  Code 1962, § 1-3-5