Town of Geneva, NY
Ontario County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[Adopted 5-27-1972 as 1.10, 1.11 and 1.12 of the 1972 Code]
[Amended 12-23-1997 by L.L. No. 5-1997]
A. 
Unless otherwise specifically provided, the violation of any law, ordinance, rule, regulation or any specific provision or provisions thereof adopted by the Town Board as a part of this Code shall be deemed an offense against such law, ordinance, rule, regulation or provision thereof, punishable by a fine not to exceed $250 or imprisonment of not more than 15 days, or both such fine and imprisonment.
[Amended 10-12-2010 by L.L. No. 3-2010]
B. 
Each week any such violation shall continue, shall constitute a separate offense.
[Added 9-15-1981 by L.L. No. 1-1981]
The failure of any officer or employee of the town to perform any official act imposed by this Code shall not be an offense and shall not subject such officer or employee to the penalty imposed for the violation of any provision of this Code, unless a penalty is specifically provided therefor.
[Added 9-15-1981 by L.L. No. 1-1981]
A. 
Wherever any officer of the town is granted certain powers or duties or is designated as the enforcement officer of a specific chapter or portion thereof, it shall also be construed to include the deputies, assistants and representatives of such officer as may be designated, delegated or authorized by such officer to exercise such powers or duties.
B. 
While acting within the scope of their employment, it shall be presumed that all acts performed by such deputies, assistants and representatives were duly delegated and authorized.