Town of Boxford, MA
Essex County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Meeting of the Town of Boxford as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Adopted 5-14-2013 ATM, Art. 30]
No person shall smoke, ingest, or otherwise 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 control of the Town, or in or upon any bus or other passenger conveyance operated by a common carrier within the Town, or in any place accessible to the public within the Town.
Violation of § 117-1 is punishable by a fine of up to $300, enforceable through criminal indictment or complaint under MGL c. 40, § 21. Any penalty imposed under this bylaw shall be in addition to any civil penalty imposed under MGL c. 94C, § 32L.