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San Mateo City Charter.

2.04 Benefits and Expenses.

Retirement, health and welfare, and social security benefits shall be in addition to, and not be included in, the amount of compensation authorized by this Charter. The mayor and other members of the city council shall receive their actual and necessary expenses incurred in the performance of their duties of office upon presentation of verified claims therefor on uniform forms to be prescribed by resolution of the city council.