Town of Barnstable, MA
Barnstable County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town of Barnstable as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Noncriminal disposition — See Ch. 1, Art. I.
[Adopted 6-25-1963, approved 7-22-1963 (Art. XIX of Ch. III of the General Ordinances as updated through 7-7-2003)]

§ 100-1 Distribution in public places prohibited.

The distribution of commercial advertising on handbills, cards, signs or in any other form, by placing the same on or in vehicles which are parked on the public ways, in public places, or other areas open to the public, is prohibited.

§ 100-2 Violations and penalties.

[Added 5-18-1976, approved 9-13-1976]
Any person violating the provisions of this article shall be punished by a fine not to exceed $50.
[Adopted 1984 Fall ATM, approved 2-28-1985 (Art. XLIV of Ch. III of the General Ordinances as updated through 7-7-2003)]

§ 100-3 Distribution restricted.

No person shall distribute any commercial handbill or other printed matter whose distribution is not protected by the Constitution of the United States or of the commonwealth on any sidewalk or public way within the town.

§ 100-4 Violations and penalties.

Whoever violates the provisions of this article shall be fined not more than $300.