Township of Easttown, PA
Chester County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Supervisors of the Township of Easttown as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Adopted 1-19-2010 by Ord. No. 395-10]
Easttown Township hereby prohibits and makes it unlawful for any person to hunt for or take any game or wildlife or to discharge a firearm or bow, or other weapon of any description, into or upon any property owned by Easttown Township or property owned by the Township's related municipal entities, including but not limited to property owned by the Easttown Township Municipal Authority, without first having obtained express written permission from both the Township and any applicable related municipal entity.
Easttown Township police officers or other law enforcement officers shall have the authority to enforce the prohibitions stated herein pursuant to Pennsylvania law.
Any person who violates or permits a violation of this article shall, upon conviction in a summary proceeding brought before a Magisterial District Judge under the Pennsylvania Rules of Criminal Procedure, be guilty of a summary offense and shall be punishable by a fine of not more than $1,000, plus costs of prosecution, including reasonable attorneys' fees. In default of payment thereof, the defendant may be sentenced to imprisonment for a term not exceeding 90 days. Each day or portion thereof that such violation continues or is permitted to continue shall constitute a separate offense, and each section of this article that is violated shall also constitute a separate offense.
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).