Borough of Plymouth, PA
Luzerne County
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[Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Plymouth as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Adopted 10-14-1986 by Ord. No. 9-1986]
A. 
"Liquor" and "malt or brewed beverages" and "container" shall mean the same as those words and phrases are defined in the Liquor Code of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, 47 P.S. § 1-101 et seq.
[Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I)]
B. 
The following words or phrases, unless the context fairly indicates otherwise, shall have the meanings ascribed to them in this section:
OPEN
When used in this connection with the container, any container which has been perforated in the case of a can or similar container or a container on which the cap has been loosened or the cork displaced and the official seal torn and mutilated.
It shall be unlawful within the Borough of Plymouth for any person to drink liquor or malt or brewed beverages upon any public street, public municipal parking lot, private parking lot open to the public use or public park or in any vehicle being operated or parked thereon.
It shall be unlawful within the Borough of Plymouth for any person to have in such person's possession or vehicle, under such person's control, any open container containing liquor or malt or brewed beverages upon any public street, public municipal parking lot, private parking lot open to public use or public park.
[Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I)]
Except as otherwise provided by state law, any person who shall violate the provisions of this article shall, upon conviction thereof, be sentenced to pay a fine of not more than $600 and costs of prosecution and, in default of payment of such fine and costs, shall undergo imprisonment for not more than 30 days.