Amend the Committee Amendment, as and if amended, on page [3392-3], after line 31, by adding an appropriately numbered SECTION to read:
/ SECTION __. Section 5-7-200 of the 1976 Code is amended to read:
(a)(A) A mayor or councilman shall forfeit his office if he:
(1) lacks at any time during his term of office
any a qualification for the office prescribed by the general law and the Constitution;
any an express prohibition of Chapters 1 to 17; or
(3) is convicted of a crime involving moral turpitude.
(b)(B) A vacancy in the office of mayor or council shall must be filled for the remainder of the unexpired term either:
(1) at the next
regular municipal election; or
(2) at a special election held pursuant to Section 7-13-190, if the vacancy occurs:
(a) one hundred eighty days or more, or
(b) ninety days or less
prior to the next
general municipal election." /
Renumber sections to conform. Amend title to conform.