Village of Southampton, NY
Suffolk County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Southampton: Art. I, 8-15-1980 as L.L. No. 3-1980; Art. II, 3-11-1977 as L.L. No. 3-1977. Sections 84-6, 84-7B and 84-8 amended at time of adoption of Code; see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I. Other amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Home improvement contractors — See Ch. 67.
Noise — See Ch. 77.
Park and beach regulations — See Ch. 80.
Peace and good order — See Ch. 82.
Vehicles and traffic — See Ch. 110.
[Adopted 8-15-1980 as L.L. No. 3-1980]
A. 
If the owner or occupant of any private residential property in the Village of Southampton has given notice in the manner set forth in § 84-2 of this Article, no person shall enter upon said private residential property for the purpose of vending, peddling or soliciting orders for any merchandise, service, device, book, periodical or printed matter whatsoever; nor for the purpose of soliciting alms or a subscription or a contribution to any church, charitable or public institution whatsoever; nor for the purpose of distributing any handbill, pamphlet, tract, notice or advertising matter; nor for the purpose of selling or distributing any ticket or chance whatsoever.
B. 
Nothing herein contained shall be construed to apply to any person who has been a bona fide resident of the Village of Southampton for a period of at least six consecutive months last past, nor to any person who has maintained a place of business in the Village of Southampton for a period of at least six consecutive months prior thereto, or his duly authorized representative, if the owner or occupant of said private residential property has elected to except such residents and such persons (persons having maintained such a place of business or their duly authorized representatives) from said notice in the manner set forth in § 84-3 of this Article.
A. 
An owner or occupant of any private residential property in the Village of Southampton may give the notice referred to in § 84-1A of this Article in the manner hereinafter specified. The giving of such notice shall mean that a person is not licensed or privileged to enter upon said private residential property for the purposes set forth in § 84-1A of this Article, such that a person who does so enters unlawfully.
B. 
Such notice may be given by signing an official form supplied by the Village Clerk of the Village of Southampton and filing the same in the office of said Village Clerk.
C. 
Such official form shall contain language indicating in substance that no person may enter upon the private residential property described thereon for the purposes set forth in § 84-1A of this Article. Such official form need not contain the full text of such purposes; such purposes may be indicated on such official form by language referring to the section, number and title of this Article.
D. 
Such official form shall contain space for a description of such private residential property. Such private residential property shall be described by inserting in such space the address of said property designated by street and street number or by inserting in such space such other description as is adequate to identify the same.
A. 
An owner or occupant of any private residential property in the Village of Southampton may make the election referred to in § 84-1B of this Article in the manner hereinafter specified. The making of such election shall mean that the residents and persons referred to in § 84-1B are licensed and privileged to enter upon said private residential property for the purposes set forth in § 84-1A.
B. 
The official form referred to in § 84-2 of this Article shall contain a squared space followed by language indicating in substance that nothing contained in said notice (the official form) shall be construed to apply to the residents and persons referred to in § 84-1B. Such official form need not contain the full text describing said residents and persons; such residents and persons may be indicated on such official form by language referring to the section, number and title of this Article.
C. 
Such election may be made by checking said squared space.
A. 
Any owner or occupant who has given the notice referred to in § 84-1A of this Article may withdraw or revoke said notice at any time. In such event, the Village Clerk shall make appropriate notation thereof on such official form, indicating the date of said withdrawal or revocation.
B. 
Any owner or occupant who has made the election referred to in § 84-1B of this Article may withdraw or revoke said election at any time. In such event, the Village Clerk shall make appropriate notation thereof on such official form, indicating the date of said withdrawal or revocation.
A. 
The Village Clerk shall maintain a filing or indexing system designed to facilitate a search by street for all official forms signed and filed with respect to each street in the Village.
B. 
Access to such system and to such official forms shall be made available to all persons desiring to enter upon any private residential property in the Village for the purposes set forth in § 84-1A of this Article.
C. 
The Village Clerk shall prepare and maintain a list of all private residential properties in the Village as to which official forms have been signed and filed, which list shall bear the signature of the Village Clerk. A copy of such list shall be furnished to any person who desires to enter upon any private residential property in the Village for the purposes set forth in § 84-1A of this Article, upon payment of a fee of $0.25 per page therefor.
[Amended 1-29-1982 by L.L. No. 1-1982; 7-11-2002 by L.L. No. 1-2002]
Any person committing an offense against any provision of this article 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 article shall constitute, for each day the offense is continued, a separate and distinct offense hereunder.
[Adopted 3-11-1977 by L.L. No. 3-1977; amended in its entirety 7-24-2018 by L.L. No. 8-2018]
A. 
Peddling and soliciting prohibited. No person shall peddle, sell, market, vend, hawk, push, promote or solicit orders for any goods, wares, merchandise or other commodities in the following streets, sidewalks and other public places of the Village of Southampton as are hereinafter set forth, or by going from house to house, or distribute or peddle any handbills, pamphlets, advertisements and other like material in the streets, sidewalks or other public places of the Village, or by going from house to house.
B. 
No peddler, vendor, hawker or huckster or other person shall permit any cart, wagon or vehicle owned, operated, driven or controlled by him to stand or remain stationary for the purpose of selling or offering for sale therefrom or from any pack or container any goods, wares or merchandise of any kind upon or within any of the following public places in the Village of Southampton, or any portions thereof, as are hereinafter set forth, to any person who, by reason of any violation of the foregoing prohibitions, shall stand or remain stationary within any such public place whether on foot, in a vehicle or otherwise.
C. 
The public places or portions thereof to which the foregoing provisions shall apply are as follows: any parts or portions of Leland Lane, Narrow Lane, Hill Street, Jobs Lane, Meeting House Lane, Main Street, West Main Street, Wall Street, Meetinghouse Lane, Hampton Road, Nugent Street, Windmill Lane, Pine Street, Cameron Street, Jagger Lane, North Sea Road, Meadow Lane, Gin Lane, Cooper's Neck Lane, Cryder Lane, Halsey Neck Lane, Little Plains Road, Old Town Road and Wyandanch Lane which lies in that portion south of Gin Lane, and the parking areas adjacent thereto, and any public or private off-street parking areas within the VB (Village Business) District, as defined in Chapter 116 of the Village of Southampton Zoning Law as amended.
Any person committing an offense against any provision of this article 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 article shall constitute, for each day the offense is continued, a separate and distinct offense hereunder.