Town of Sunderland, MA
Franklin County
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[HISTORY: Adopted as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Adopted 4-24-2009 ATM, Art. 23]
Any bylaw of the Town of Sunderland, or rule or regulation of its officers, boards or departments, the violation of which is subject to a specific penalty, may, in the discretion of the Town official who is the appropriate enforcing person, be enforced in the method provided in MGL c. 40, § 21D. The non-criminal fine for each such violation, if not otherwise specified, shall be $300.00 per day.
The term “enforcing person,” as used in this bylaw, shall mean: any Town of Sunderland police officer with respect to any offense; as well as the Building Commissioner, the Board of Selectmen, the Conservation Commission, the Board of Health or its Health Agent, the Sealer of Weights and Measures, the Fire Chief, the Plumbing Inspector, the Wiring Inspector, the Animal Control Officer, and their designees, and such other officials as the Board of Selectmen may from time to time designate, all with regard to matters within their respective jurisdictions. If more than one official has jurisdiction in a given case, any such official may be an enforcing person with respect thereto.