Village of Hammondsport, NY
Steuben County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Hammondsport 5-9-1966 as Ord. No. 150. Sections 38-3 and 38-7 amended at time of adoption of Code; see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I. Other amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Streets and sidewalks — See Ch. 102.
[Amended 5-13-1975 by L.L. No. 2-1975]
No bicycle shall be ridden within the Village of Hammondsport by any resident thereof unless the owner or person having control or custody thereof shall first have registered said bicycle with the Police Department of said village, shall have had said bicycle inspected and shall have procured from the Police Chief a metal or adhesive tag or other approved means of identification, which shall be firmly fastened to such bicycle.
[Amended 5-13-1975 by L.L. No. 2-1975]
The metal or adhesive tag or other approved means of identification shall be affixed and installed so that its letters and/or numbers shall be clearly visible.
[Amended 5-13-1975 by L.L. No. 2-1975[1]]
Registration shall be applied for on or before the first day of August in any calendar year. Each registration shall be valid for a three-year period from the date of issuance. Upon expiration, it may be renewed for another three years.
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Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code; see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I.
The Police Chief shall not issue a license for any bicycle when he knows or has reasonable ground to believe that the applicant is not the owner of or entitled to the possession of such bicycle.
The Police Chief shall keep a record of the number of each license, the date issued, the name and address of the person to whom issued and the number on the frame of the bicycle for which issued and a record of all bicycle license fees collected by him.
It shall be the duty of every person who sells or transfers ownership of any bicycle to report such sale or transfer within five days to the Chief of Police and to return the registration card issued to such person as licensee thereof, together with the name and address of the person to whom said bicycle was sold or transferred. It shall be the duty of the purchaser or transferee of each bicycle to apply for a transfer of registration therefor within five days.[1]
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Editor's Note: Original Sections IV through IX, which regulated the operation of bicycles in the village and which immediately followed the provisions contained in this section, were deleted at time of adoption of Code; see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I.
[Amended 5-13-1975 by L.L. No. 2-1975[1]]
Any person, upon conviction for violation of any of the provisions of this chapter, shall be punishable by a fine of not more than $250 or by imprisonment for not more than 15 days, or both. In addition, the parent or guardian of any child who knowingly permits any such child or ward to violate any sections herein or the New York State Vehicle and Traffic Law shall be punished as provided in § 1230 and related provisions of the New York State Vehicle and Traffic Law.
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Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code, see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I.