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16-317. City clerk; duties; bond record; annual report.The city clerk shall have the custody of all laws and ordinances, and shall keep a correct journal of the proceedings of the council; Provided, that after the period of time specified by the State Records Administrator pursuant to sections 84-1201 to 84-1220, the city clerk may transfer such journal of the proceedings of the council to the State Archives of the Nebraska State Historical Society, for permanent preservation. He shall also keep a record of all outstanding bonds against the city, showing the number and amount of each, for and to whom said bonds were issued; and when any bonds are purchased, or paid, or canceled, said record shall show the fact. In his annual report he shall describe particularly the bonds issued and sold during the year, and the terms of sale, with every item of expense thereof. He shall also perform such other duties as may be required by the ordinances of the city. He shall also make at the end of each month a report showing the amount appropriated to each fund, and the whole amount of warrants drawn thereon. SourceLaws 1901, c. 18, § 25, p. 236; R.S.1913, § 4883; C.S.1922, § 4051; C.S.1929, § 16-313; R.S.1943, § 16-317; Laws 1973, LB 224, § 4. AnnotationsThis section does not require that the minutes of a meeting embody the full text of an ordinance adopted thereat, but they should set forth proceedings showing statutory requirements were complied with and that ordinance identified therein is preserved in a volume or file separate from the minutes. Webber v. City of Scottsbluff, 187 Neb. 282, 188 N.W.2d 214 (1971).