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San Mateo City Charter.

5.22 Official Bonds.

The council shall determine which officers and employees shall give bonds for the faithful performance of their official duties, and fix the amount of said bonds and provide for payment of the premium of such bonds by the city. Such officers and employees, before entering upon their official duties, shall execute a bond to the city in the penal sum required, which bond shall include any other offices of which they may be ex officio incumbent. Said bonds shall be approved by the council and filed with the city clerk.