Chapter 1.12


1.12.010    Violation–Penalty

1.12.020    Exemption of Officials

1.12.010 Violation–Penalty

Whenever in this code or in any ordinance of the City any act is prohibited or is made or declared to be unlawful or an offense, or whenever in such code or ordinance the doing of any act is required or the failure to do any act is declared to be unlawful, the person so acting or failing to act shall be guilty of a Class 3 misdemeanor. Each day any violation of any provision of this code or of any ordinance shall continue shall constitute a separate offense. In all cases where the same offense is made punishable or is created by different clauses or sections of this code, the prosecuting officer may elect under which to proceed; but not more than one (1) recovery shall be had against the same person for the same offense; provided, the revocation of a license or permit shall not be considered a recovery or penalty so as to bar any other penalty being enforced. (Ord. 1224 (part), 2014: Ord. 734 (part), 1997: Ord. 658 § 1 Exh. A (part), 1994; prior code § 1-8)

1.12.020 Exemption of Officials

No provision of this code designating the duties of an officer or employee of the City shall be so construed as to make such officer or employee civilly liable or liable for any fine or penalty provided for a violation of this code, unless the intention of the Council to impose such a fine or penalty upon such officer or employee is specifically and clearly expressed in this code creating or establishing the duties of such officer or employee. (Ord. 1224 (part), 2014: prior code § 1-9)