(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.