Village of Clayton, NY
Jefferson County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Clayton 11-11-1974 by L.L. No. 2-1974. Amendments noted where applicable.]
A. 
It shall be unlawful for any minor under the age of 16 years to loiter, idle, wander, stroll or play in or upon the public streets, highways, roads, alleys, parks, public buildings, places of amusement and entertainment, vacant lots or other unsupervised places between the hours of 9:30 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. of the following day from September 15 to June 15 and between the hours of 10:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. of the following day from June 15 to September 15; provided, however, that the provisions of this section shall not apply to a minor accompanied by his or her parent, guardian or other adult person having the care and custody of the minor or where the minor is upon an emergency errand or legitimate business directed by his or her parent, guardian or other adult person having the care and custody of the minor.
B. 
Each violation of this section shall constitute a separate offense.
A. 
It shall be unlawful for the parents, guardian or other adult person having the care and custody of a minor under the age of 16 years to permit such minor to loiter, idle, wander, stroll or play in or upon the public streets, highways, roads, alleys, parks, playgrounds or other public grounds, public places and public buildings, places of amusement and entertainment, vacant lots or other unsupervised places between the hours of 9:30 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. of the following day from September 15 to June 15 and between the hours of 10:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. of the following day between June 15 and September 15; provided, however, that the provisions of this section do not apply when the minor is accompanied by his parents, guardian or other adult person having the care or custody of the minor or unless the minor is upon an emergency errand or legitimate business directed by his or her parent, guardian or other adult person having the care and custody of the minor.
B. 
Each violation of this section shall constitute a separate offense.
A. 
Any minor violating the provisions of this chapter shall be taken to his residence and the parents, guardian or other adult person having the control of such child or minor shall be personally notified of such violation, and, further, said minor apprehended for the violation of this chapter shall be charged in the Family Court with the violation of this chapter and dealt with therein under the Family Court Act of the State of New York.
B. 
Any parent, guardian or other adult person having the care and custody of such minor, violating § 54-2 hereof, shall be punishable by a fine not exceeding $250 or imprisonment for a term not exceeding 15 days, or both.
[Amended 1-6-1987 by L.L. No. 2-1987]