Township of Uwchlan, PA
Chester County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Supervisors of the Township of Uwchlan 12-14-1981 by Ord. No. 81-02. Amendments noted where applicable.]
This chapter shall be known and may be cited as the "Speed-Timing Devices Ordinance of Uwchlan Township."
The words and phrases used in this chapter shall have the meaning respectively ascribed to them in Act 81 (Vehicle Code), Chapter 1, Section 102, Definitions, of the Vehicle Code of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, as supplemented and amended.
The Board of Supervisors hereby declares that it has approved the use of speed-timing devices to aid in the enforcement of Uwchlan Township's speed restrictions.
The types of speed-timing devices which can be used shall be either mechanical or electrical timing devices which are approved by the Department, as provided in 75 Pa.C.S.A. § 3368 (the Vehicle Code). For example, and not by way of limitation, the Board of Supervisors specifically authorizes the use of the Model TK 100, Excessive Speed Preventor, manufactured by Systems Innovation, Box 357, Hallstead, Pennsylvania. The above speed-timing device was approved under the provisions of 75 Pa.C.S.A. § 3368(d) by the Department on December 16, 1978.
The peace officers of Uwchlan Township are authorized and directed to use the approved speed-timing devices to aid in the enforcement of the Township's speed restrictions.[1]
Editor's Note: Former Section 6, regarding posting of signs, which immediately followed this section, was repealed 10-8-1984 by Ord. No. 84-09.