Section 1. On August 20, 2013, proposed Ordinance 8-2013 was introduced at the regular meeting of the Battle Creek City Commission.
Section 2. Proposed Ordinance 8-2013 would amend Chapter 214 by adding sections and enforcement provisions and renaming it: Discrimination Prohibited.
Section 3. Should any section, clause or phrase of this Ordinance be declared to be invalid, the same shall not affect the validity of the Ordinance as a whole, or any part thereof, other than the part so declared to be invalid.
Section 4. All ordinances or parts of ordinances, in conflict with any of the provisions of this Ordinance, are hereby repealed, saving any prosecution, criminal, or administrative appeal pending on, or violation cited on or before the effective date of this ordinance, which shall remain subject to the ordinance provision existing at the time of the alleged violation.
Section 5. This Ordinance shall take effect ten (10) days from the date of its adoption, in accordance with the provisions of Section 4.3(B) of Chapter 4 of the City Charter.