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BULLET St. Louis City Revised Code Chapter 1.01 Code Adoption

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Chapter 1.01
Code Adoption

Sections:

1.01.010 Documents adopted as Revised Code of the City of Saint Louis, 1994, Annotated.
1.01.020 Code kept by Register--Distribution.
1.01.030 Code as proof of ordinances--Effect of adoption.
1.01.040 Official codification designated.
1.01.050 Incorporation of subsequent ordinances.
1.01.060 Supplements to the Code.
1.01.070 Abbreviations for reference to the Code.

1.01.010 Documents adopted as Revised Code of the City of Saint Louis, 1994, Annotated.

There is hereby adopted as the new code of the City of Saint Louis a Revised Code of the City of Saint Louis, 1994, Annotated, consisting of: "Volume I" and "Volume II," containing in new revised and codified arrangement: the Charter of the City of Saint Louis, 1914, as amended to April 18, 1994, and annotated; the "Scheme of Separation of the City of Saint Louis and the County of Saint Louis"; the ordinances of a general and permanent nature of the City of Saint Louis in force to and including Ordinance 63151, approved May 2, 1994, with annotations; cross reference tables to the location in such new Code of ordinances contained within the Revised Code of the City of Saint Louis, 1948, and the Revised Code of the City of Saint Louis, 1960; an ordinance disposition table accounting for and locating the ordinances presently in force to and including Ordinance 63151, approved May 2, 1994; and an "Index" locating the several Charter and ordinances and parts thereof in the new Code's two volumes.
(Ord. 63235 2, 1994: prior: Ord. 58431 1, 1981.)

1.01.020 Code kept by Register--Distribution.

The new Revised Code of the City of Saint Louis, 1994, Annotated, as herein adopted, shall be kept in the Office of the Register of the City of Saint Louis, as a part of the ordinance codified in this chapter and there kept for public record as provided for ordinances of the City; and copies of such code that shall have been printed on authority of the City of Saint Louis, shall be kept by the Register and distributed according to law, and attested as such according to Section 82.200, Revised Statutes of Missouri, 1986, as amended, by authentication of the Register, and bear the Seal of the City of Saint Louis.
(Ord. 63235 3, 1994: prior: Ord. 58431 2, 1981.)

1.01.030 Code as proof of ordinances--Effect of adoption.

The Revised Code of the City of Saint Louis, 1994, Annotated, shall be taken as prima facie proof of the City ordinances or part thereof of the ordinances so codified therein; provided further, the adoption of such new Code shall not work to effect any change, repeal or amendment of an ordinance or provision thereof, or affect any rights, benefits, duties, disabilities, liabilities, punishments, fines or forfeitures, or any other matters whatsoever past, present or future, except as specifically provided in this chapter.
(Ord. 63235 4, 1994: prior: Ord. 58431 3, 1981.)

1.01.040 Official codification designated.

From the time of the effective date of the ordinance codified in this chapter, the official codification and revision of the City's ordinances shall be the Revised Code of the City of Saint Louis, 1994, Annotated, and the prior Revised Code of the City of Saint Louis, 1980, Annotated, shall no longer have any legal effect as a revision and codification of the ordinances of the City.
(Ord. 63235 5, 1994: prior: Ord. 58431 4, 1981.)

1.01.050 Incorporation of subsequent ordinances.

All ordinances enacted after the adoption of the Revised Code of the City of Saint Louis, 1994, Annotated, shall be incorporated into such Code by periodic supplementation as hereinafter provided, and such supplements shall be taken as prima facie proof as provided by Section 1.01.030 hereof.
(Ord. 63235 6, 1994: prior: Ord. 58431 5, 1981.)

1.01.060 Supplements to the Code.

The City Counselor of the City shall have charge and control of the supplementation of the Revised Code of the City of Saint Louis, 1994, Annotated, and such supplementation shall include such annotation, corrections of discovered errors or omissions as may be found to exist in the Code or supplements thereto; the Mayor and the Comptroller of the City shall have authority, as appropriated funds obtain, to provide by contract for the editing, printing, publishing, and incidental expenses of such supplements in assistance to the City Counselor; and such supplements shall be filed and recorded in the Register's Office and distributed as provided by Chapter 1.04.
(Ord. 63235 7, 1994: prior: Ord. 58431 6, 1981.)

1.01.070 Abbreviations for reference to the Code.

References to the Revised Code of the City of Saint Louis, 1994, Annotated, may be abbreviated to more conveniently identify such Code by use of the terms "Rev. Code St. Louis, 1994, Anno.," or "R.C. St. Louis, 1994, Anno." or "Code" where in context it clearly appears that the Revised Code of the City of Saint Louis, 1994, Annotated, is referred to; and to indicate a time of supplementation the suffix "Supplement, 19________" indicating the year, or an abbreviation "Sup. 19________" may be used.
(Ord. 63235 8, 1994: prior: Ord. 58431 7, 1981.)

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