Town of Milton, DE
Sussex County
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[HISTORY: Derived from Ch. 11, Art. 1, of the prior Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Conduct and morals — See Ch. 98.
Drugs — See Ch. 111.
No person under the age of 21 years shall have upon or about his person or in his possession any alcoholic, malt, or spirituous beverage within the corporate limits of the Town.
A. 
No person under the age of 21 years shall consume any alcoholic, malt or spirituous beverage in any public place within the Town.
B. 
This section shall not apply either to the consumption of alcoholic or spirituous beverage when consumed as an integral part of the sacramental rights performed in the course of a religious service conducted at a church building or other house of worship, or where such consumption is for medical purposes pursuant to the direction or prescription of a physician or surgeon duly licensed to practice within this state.
No person shall be drunk or under the influence of alcoholic beverages and disorderly in any public place within the Town.
No person shall drink any intoxicating liquor or possess any open container containing an alcoholic beverage in any public place other than on the premises licensed to sell intoxicating liquors for consumption on the premises.
A. 
Any person who shall violate the provisions of this chapter shall be fined not less than $50 nor more than $500.
B. 
For the purpose of this chapter, each day that a violation continues shall be deemed to be a separate offense.
C. 
The application of any penalty set forth herein shall not be held to prevent the enforced removal of any prohibited condition.