City of Geneva, NY
Ontario County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Council of the City of Geneva 5-6-1992 by Ord. No. 92-7. Amendments noted where applicable.]
No person shall hunt, or attempt to take deer or any other wildlife with either firearm or bow and arrow or attempt to take deer or any other wildlife with any trap or snare device within the city limits.
[Added 8-5-2015 by Ord. No. 8-2015[1]]
The hunting, trapping, or cause of harm to the serpent termed the Seneca Lake Monster or any of its descendants is prohibited. No person shall use any City facility, including access points to Seneca Lake on City shorelines, to launch a hunting or trapping party aimed at killing, trapping, or injuring the Seneca Lake Monster or any of its descendants. Possession of the carcass of said creatures, or of any live creature meeting this description, will be considered presumptive evidence of a violation of this section.
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Editor's Note: This ordinance also provided for the redesignation of former § 26-2 AS § 26-3.
A violation of any of the provisions of this chapter shall be punishable by a fine not exceeding $250 or by imprisonment not exceeding 15 days, or by both said fine and imprisonment. Each day any such violation shall continue shall constitute a separate violation.