Chapter 2.90
LEGAL DEFENSE FOR CITY EMPLOYEES

Sections:

2.90.010    Provisions for legal defense.

2.90.020    Disciplinary measures allowed.

2.90.010 Provisions for legal defense.

The city of Lynnwood, through its city attorney’s office, shall provide the legal defense and the paying of valid judgments and claims of employees and officials of the city of Lynnwood arising from their actions or conduct during the course of their official duties; provided, however, this section shall not apply to those occurrences covered by a policy of liability insurance provided by the city. (Ord. 1548 § 1, 1986)

2.90.020 Disciplinary measures allowed.

The city of Lynnwood shall not pursue a claim for damages against its employees or officials due to the actions or conduct of such employees or officials arising in the course of their official duties; provided, however, appropriate disciplinary measures may be taken against such employees or officials. (Ord. 1548 § 2, 1986)