In the transaction of legislative or judicial business the
Council shall act only by the ordinance. The ayes and nays shall be taken upon
the passage of all ordinances and entered upon the journal of the proceedings of
the Council. Every member when present must vote, unless the remainder of the
Council approves the member's excuse for disqualification, and every ordinance
shall require the affirmative vote of three (3) members. [May 3, 1913, new sec.
22; rev. 1914, sec. 44; 1928 pub., sec. 44; 1942 recod., sec. 2-128; rev. Nov.