167.07 Membership not a public office.

Membership on the council and holding an office of the council does not constitute the holding of a public office or employment within the meaning of any section of the Revised Code. Membership on the council and holding an office of the council shall not constitute an interest, either direct or indirect, in a contract or expenditure of money by any municipal corporation, township, special district, school district, county, or other political subdivision. No member or officer of the council shall be disqualified from holding any public office or employment, nor shall such member or officer forfeit any such office or employment, by reason of his position as an officer or member of the council, notwithstanding any law to the contrary.

Effective Date: 11-17-1967