ARTICLE 12

SAVINGS CLAUSE

This Ordinance shall not apply to any person, firm, and corporation or to any property as to whom or which it is beyond the power of Village Council to impose the tax herein provided for. Any sentence, clause, section or part of this Ordinance, or any tax against or exception granted any individual or any of the several groups of persons, or forms of income specified herein is found to be unconstitutional or illegal or invalid, such unconstitutionality, illegality, or invalidity shall affect only such clause, sentence, section, or part of this Ordinance and shall not affect or impair any of the remaining provisions, sentences, clauses, sections or other parts of this Ordinance. It is hereby declared to be the intention of the Council of the Village of Bellville that this Ordinance would have been adopted had such unconstitutional, illegal, or invalid sentence, part thereof not been included therein.