City of Glen Cove, NY
Nassau County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Council of the City of Glen Cove 5-28-1985 (Ch. 106 of the 1981 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
This chapter shall be known and may be cited as the "Appearance Tickets Law of the City of Glen Cove."
The purpose of this chapter is to authorize certain public servants of the City of Glen Cove to issue appearance tickets pursuant to § 150.10 of the Criminal Procedure Law and § 10, Subdivision 4(a) of the Municipal Home Rule Law in order to more effectively administer and enforce certain provisions of the Code of the City of Glen Cove and state statutes.
The following public servants are hereby authorized and empowered to issue and serve appearance tickets, provided that the issuance thereof is made pursuant to any state statute, local law, ordinance, rule or regulation relating to parking, licensing of occupations or businesses, fire prevention and safety, health and sanitation, and building, zoning and planning; provided, however, that a peace officer may issue an appearance ticket relating to the enforcement of any statute, local law, ordinance, rule or regulation affecting the public health, safety and welfare.
A. 
Auxiliary police.
[Amended 8-22-2006]
B. 
Parking Enforcement Officer.
C. 
Building Department Administrator.
D. 
Assistant Building Inspector.
E. 
Plumbing Inspector.
F. 
Multiple Residence Inspector.
G. 
Dog Control Officer.
H. 
Director of Public Works.
I. 
Public Works Foremen.
J. 
Superintendent of Water.
K. 
Potable Water Inspector.
L. 
Water Service Foreman.
M. 
Code Enforcement Officer.
[Added 7-23-1996 by L.L. No. 2-1996]
N. 
Labor Supervisor.
[Added 7-23-1996 by L.L. No. 2-1996]
O. 
Housing and Community Development Inspector.
[Added 1-13-2004]
P. 
Ordinance Inspection Officer.
[Added 5-25-2004]
[Amended 5-27-1997 by L.L. No. 2-1997]
Any of the above public servants in the performance of their duties may issue and serve an appearance ticket when he or she has reasonable cause to believe that a person has committed a misdemeanor, or has committed a petty offense, as defined in the Criminal Procedure Law, in his or her presence relating to any of the following subjects:
Chapter
87
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Animals
98
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Bicycles
109
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Boats, Docks and Waterways
111
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Building Construction
112
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Unsafe Buildings
147
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Fire Prevention
168
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Housing
199
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Nuisances
225
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Sewers
228
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Signs
235
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Solid Waste
239
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Streets and Sidewalks
245
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Subdivision of Land
248
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Swimming Pools
280
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Zoning
Every appearance ticket that is used pursuant to the provisions of this chapter shall include the following:
A. 
The name and address of the party to whom the appearance ticket is issued, when known.
B. 
Citation of law and appropriate section or sections allegedly violated.
C. 
The place and date of alleged violation.
D. 
The place, date and time and name of court that the party is to appear in court.
E. 
The date of issuance of appearance ticket.
F. 
The title and signature of issuing officer.
[Added 7-23-1996 by L.L. No. 2-1996; 5-27-1997 by L.L. No. 2-1997]
Parking violations shall be enforced through the issuance of parking summonses.