Town of Plainville, MA
Norfolk County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Meeting of the Town of Plainville 6-6-2011 ATM by Art. 26. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Finance — See Ch. 81.
There shall be an audit of the Town accounts under the supervision of the Director of Accounts in the Department of Corporation and Taxation in accordance with the provisions of MGL c. 44, § 35, or any acts in addition thereto or in amendment thereof.
The Town Accountant, if any, shall, in his annual report, in addition to such matters as are required by law, furnish a condensed statement of the financial condition of the Town and financial transactions for the year covered by such report.
[Added 6-4-2018 ATM by Art. 4; amended 6-3-2019 ATM by Art. 3A]
There shall be established in the Town of Plainville, pursuant to the provisions of MGL c. 44, § 53E 1/2, the following revolving funds, from which funds the specified department head, board, committee, or officer may make expenditure, without further appropriation, for the purposes listed:
Revolving Fund
Department, Board, Committee, Agency Authorized to Expend
Fees, Charges, Other Receipts Credited to Fund
Program or Activity Expenses Payable from Fund
Fiscal Years
Dog Licenses and Fines
Board of Selectmen
Licenses and Fees Associated with the enforcement of the Animal Control ByLaw
Expenses related to animal control
Senior Center rental fees
Council on Aging
Rental fees for use of the Senior Center
Expenses related to operation of the Senior Center
Assessor's Map and Record copying fees
Board of Assessors
Fees for copies of Assessor's maps and records
Expenses related to the operation of the Assessing Department
Fire alarm fees
Fire Chief
Fees associated with the provision of fire alarm services
Expenses related to the fire alarm system
Police report copy and printing fees
Police Chief
Fees for copies of police records and reports
Expenses related to the Police Department Records Division
Firearm licenses
Police Chief
Fees for firearms licenses
Expenses related to the Police Department
Use of police cruisers on private details
Police Chief
Fees charged for use of police vehicles or equipment on private details
Expenses related to the maintenance of police cruisers
Use of traffic citations
Police Chief
Fines and fees associated with traffic citations
Expenses related to the purchase of police cruisers
Library fines
Board of Library Trustees
Fines issued by the Public Library
Expenses related to the Public Library
Passport fees
Board of Library Trustees
Fees paid for passport-related services
Expenses related to the Public Library
Council on Aging advertising
Council on Aging
Fees or payments received from advertising
Costs associated with the printing of the Council on Aging Newsletter
Parks and Recreation fees and funds
Parks and Recreation Commissioners
Funds received by the Parks and Recreation Department
Costs associated with Parks and Recreation projects
Planning and Development fees and funds
Director of Planning and Development
Funds received by the Planning and Development Department
Costs associated with Planning and Development projects
Expenditure limits. The total amount to be expended during a fiscal year shall not exceed the amount authorized by Town Meeting or any increase therein as may later be authorized by the Board of Selectmen and Finance Committee in accordance with MGL c. 44, § 53E 1/2.
Procedures and reports. Except as provided in MGL c. 44, § 53E 1/2 and this bylaw, all applicable state and local laws and regulations that govern the receipt, custody, expenditure and payment of Town funds shall apply to the use of revolving funds established hereunder.