ORD. ESTABLISHING A MINIMUM FINE SCHEDULE

ORD. ESTABLISHING A MINIMUM FINE SCHEDULE

AN ORDINANCE

ESTABLISHING A MINIMUM FINE SCHEDULE

FOR CERTAIN VIOLATIONS OF THE FARMER CITY CODE

 

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE MAYOR AND CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF FARMER CITY, DEWITT COUNTY, ILLINOIS, as follows:

 

Sec. 1.  Minimum fine schedule for certain violations.

 

Under and pursuant to Sec. 130.100 of the Code of Ordinances, City of Farmer City, Illinois (the “Code”), the minimum fine schedule for violating the Sections of the Code set forth in this schedule below shall be as follows:

 

Section Section Title Minimum

Fine

Chapter 131 – Offenses Pertaining to Property
131.02 Trespass to Land $50.00
131.03 Damaging City Property $50.00
Chapter 132 – Offenses Against Public Order
132.01 Disorderly Conduct $50.00
132.02 Curfew for Minors; Hours; Exceptions; Enforcement $50.00
132.03 Public Intoxication $50.00
Chapter 133 – Offenses Against Public Justice and Administration
133.01 Resisting or Obstructing a Police Officer, Firefighter or Correctional Institution Employee $50.00
133.02 Refusing to Aid an Officer $50.00
133.03 Tampering with Public Notice $50.00
Chapter 134 – Offenses Against Public Morals
134.01 Public Indecency $50.00
134.02 Obscenity $50.00
134.03 Harmful Material $50.00
Chapter 135 – Gambling Offenses
135.02 Gambling $50.00
135.03 Keeping a Gambling Place $50.00
Chapter 136 – Offenses Against Public Health and Safety
136.02 Dumping or Depositing of Litter Prohibited; Exceptions $50.00
136.03 Dumping or Depositing of Litter from Motor Vehicle Prohibited $50.00
136.04 Accumulation of Litter Prohibited $50.00
136.06 Receptacles Required in Public Area $100.00
Chapter 137 – Weapons
137.01 Unlawful Use of Weapons $50.00
137.03 Unlawful Possession of Firearms and Firearm Ammunition $50.00
137.04 Defacing Identification Marks of Firearms $50.00
Chapter 90 – Animals
90.03 Animals Running at Large $50.00
90.04 Disturbing the Peace; Loudness $50.00
90.05 Cruelty to Animals $50.00
90.08 Inoculation and Tags $50.00
90.09 Animal Bites $50.00
90.10 Animals—Removal of Excrement $100.00
90.11 Keeping Animals Other Than Domesticated Pets $50.00
90.12 Keeping of Bees and Inconveniences to Others $50.00
90.13 Keeping of Dogs and Cats $50.00
90.14 Prohibited at Large; Responsibility of Owners $50.00
Chapter 91 – Nuisances; Abandoned Vehicles
91.03 Maintaining Public Nuisance Prohibited $50.00
91.15 Public Nuisance Affecting Health $50.00
91.17 Public Nuisance Affecting Peace and Safety $50.00
91.18 Open Burning $50.00
91.19 Permitting or Depositing Garbage or Debris on Property $50.00
91.30 Permitting Weeds to Grow Prohibited; Nuisance $50.00
91.31 Height $50.00
91.32 Notice to Remove; Abatement $50.00
91.46 Abandonment of Vehicles $50.00
91.48 Inoperable Motor Vehicles $50.00
91.99 Abatement Penalty $250.00
92.99 Snowmobile Routes Penalty $50.00

 

Section 2Effective Date.  The provisions of this Ordinance shall become effective on      , following its passage, approval and publication as required by law and shall apply to all violations of the applicable Sections of the Code on and after such date.

 

Section 3Publication.  The City Clerk is hereby authorized and directed to cause this Ordinance to be published in pamphlet form.

 

This Ordinance is hereby passed, the “ayes” and “nays” being called, by the concurrence of a majority of the members of the Corporate Authorities then holding office on the date set forth below.

 

 

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