Town of Falmouth, MA
Barnstable County
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[Adopted STM 4-7-2009, Art. 16, approved 5-18-2009]
A. 
No person shall smoke, ingest, or otherwise use or consume marijuana or tetrahydrocannabinol (as defined in MGL c. 94C, § 1, as amended) while in or upon any street, sidewalk, public way, footway, passageway, stairs, bridge, park, playground, beach, recreation area, boat landing, public building, schoolhouse, school grounds, cemetery, parking lot, or any area owned by or under the control of the Town; or in or upon any bus or other passenger conveyance operated by a common carrier; or in any place accessible to the public.
B. 
This article may be enforced through any lawful means in law or in equity, including by noncriminal disposition pursuant to MGL c. 40, § 21D, by the Board of Selectmen, the Town Manager, or their duly authorized agents, or any police officer. The fine for violation of this article shall be three hundred dollars ($300) for each offense. Any penalty imposed under this article shall be in addition to any civil penalty imposed under MGL c. 94C, § 32L.