Section 2-43 Absence from meetings, generally.

    No member shall absent himself from meetings of the council unless he has leave or is sick and unable to attend or is otherwise prevented by circumstances beyond his control; and any member absenting himself without having such an excuse may be fined not less than one dollar ($1.00) nor more than five dollars ($5.00), unless such fine is remitted by consent of a majority of the members of the council.

(Code 1964, § 2.140)