[HISTORY: Adopted by the Council of the City of Meriden 1-21-1997; amended 8-4-1997; 9-15-1997. Subsequent amendments noted where applicable.]
The following definitions shall apply in the interpretation and enforcement of this chapter:
- REMOTE-CONTROLLED CRAFT
- Any watercraft controlled from a remote location.
- STEERAGE SPEED
- The minimum speed necessary to allow a vessel to be steered while making forward progress, which speed shall not create a wake.
- Shall be construed to have the definition as provided in Connecticut General Statutes § 15-127, as amended.
Any person violating the provisions of this chapter may be fined $50 to $90 for each violation. Each instance of operation of a vessel at excessive speed or operation of a remote-controlled craft after the initial notice of violation and/or fine shall be a separate offense.