The Journal of San Diego History
Fall 2002, Volume 48, Number 4
Gregg Hennessey, Editor
Michael Kelly, M.D., Guest Editor

Ordinance 180 ~ Ordinance 193 ~ Ordinance 258 ~ Ordinance 265


Ordinance of the City of San Diego, California


Approved June 13th, 1888.

An ordinance defining the duties of Health Officer of the City of San Diego, California.

The Mayor and City Council of the City of San Diego do ordain as follows:

Section 1. It shall be the duty of the Health Officer, in addition to the duties prescribed in Ordinance No. 193, to examine, attend and prescribe for all city prisoners and patients placed in the pesthouse, and vaccinate all citizens and residents of said city when ordered by the Board of Health or City Council.

Section. 2. This ordinance shall take effect and be in force from and after its passage, approval and publication as required by law.

Passed, approved and ordered published by the City Council of the City of San Diego, State of California, this 6th day of June, 1888. J.A. Thomas, City Clerk.

I hereby approve the foregoing ordinance this 13th day of June, 1888.
W.J. Hunsaker, Mayor.