Village of Southampton, NY
Suffolk County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Southampton 6-28-1955. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Zoning — See Ch. 116.
[Amended 1-23-2001 by L.L. No. 1-2001]
No person owning or harboring a dog shall suffer or allow it to run upon the premises of anyone other than the owner or keeper, unless the owner or occupant of such premises grants permission; and no dog shall be permitted in any public place or street (including the ocean beach) within the Village unless said dog be on a lead or leash and attended by a person of adequate age and discretion properly to control its actions. If written complaint is made to the Village Police Department that a violation of this chapter has occurred, the owner, keeper or possessor of the offending animal shall be notified of the provisions of this chapter and that its violation is charged.
No person owning or possessing any animal shall allow it to disturb the comfort, peace or repose of any persons in the vicinity by long-continued or frequent noise or odor. If written complaint is made to the Village Police Department that such noise or odor has occurred, the owner, keeper or possessor of the offending animal shall be notified of the provisions of this chapter and that its violation is charged.[1]
[1]
Editor's Note: For related restrictions on animal noises, see Ch. 77, Noise.
[Added 1-23-2001 by L.L. No. 1-2001[1]]
Any person attending a dog or other animal in any public place or street (including the ocean beach) shall take such action as is necessary to clean up after such dog or other animal in an appropriate manner when such dog or other animal discharges any substance in any public place or street (including the ocean beach).
[1]
Editor's Note: This local law also renumbered § 50-3 as § 50-4.
[Amended 1-29-1982 by L.L. No. 1-1982; 1-23-2001 by L.L. No. 1-2001; 7-11-2002 by L.L. No. 1-2002]
A. 
If such owner, keeper or possessor of such offending animal described in §§ 50-1 and 50-2, having been notified of the provisions of this chapter and that its violation is charged, shall permit a recurrence of such violation, such owner, keeper or possessor shall, upon conviction thereof, be guilty of a violation pursuant to the Penal Law of the State of New York, punishable by a fine not exceeding $1,000 or by imprisonment for a term not exceeding 15 days, or by both such fine and imprisonment. The continuation of an offense against the provisions of this chapter shall constitute, for each day the offense is continued, a separate and distinct offense hereunder.
B. 
Any person violating § 50-3 shall upon conviction of said offense be guilty of a violation pursuant to the Penal Law of the State of New York, punishable by a fine not exceeding $1,000 or by imprisonment for a term not exceeding 15 days, or by both such fine and imprisonment. The continuation of an offense against the provisions of this chapter shall constitute, for each day the offense is continued, a separate and distinct offense hereunder.