Town of Nantucket, MA
Nantucket County
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Table of Contents
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[Adopted 4-3-1979 ATM by Art. 80, approved 8-18-1979]
[Amended 11-13-1990 STM by Art. 35, approved 3-19-1991]
A. 
No person shall possess an open container of or drink alcoholic beverages, as defined by MGL c. 138, § 1, in, on or upon any public way or any way to which the public has access, including any person or persons in a motor vehicle in, on or upon any public way or any way to which the public has access.
B. 
No person shall possess an open container of or drink alcoholic beverages, as defined by MGL c. 138, § 1, in, on or upon any private land or place without the consent of the owner or person in control of such land.
C. 
No person shall possess an open container of or drink any alcoholic beverages, as defined by MGL c. 138, § 1, in, on or upon any public land or place without the consent or approval of the department or commission having authority over such land or place, which consent may be granted upon a showing of adequate insurance by the sponsors.
Any violator may be arrested by a police officer without a warrant.
All alcoholic beverages being used in violation of this article may be seized and held until final adjudication in court.
A violation of this article shall be punishable by a fine not to exceed $200.