10A NCAC 29c .1005       PENALTIES

Any person, firm or corporation who shall violate any of the provisions of this ordinance, or who shall fail to correct any defect within a reasonable specified time, after having been notified in writing, shall be guilty of a misdemeanor and shall be punishable by a fine of not less than twenty‑five dollars ($25.00) nor more than fifty dollars ($50.00) for each offense, together with the costs of prosecution, or in default of payment thereof by imprisonment of not less than 10 days nor more than 30 days.  Each defect remaining uncorrected for a period of 30 days shall constitute a separate offense and each 30 day period thereafter shall constitute successive separate offenses.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 122‑95; 143B‑10;

Eff. March 21, 1980.