Chapter 1.12
GENERAL PENALTY

Section:

1.12.010    Designated.

1.12.010 Designated.

A.    Any person violating any of the provisions or failing to comply with any of the mandatory requirements of any ordinance of the Pierce County Code is guilty of a misdemeanor, except where designated as a civil action penalty or other noncriminal violation.

B.    Except in cases where a different punishment is prescribed by any ordinance of the Pierce County Code, any person convicted of a misdemeanor under the ordinances of Pierce County shall be punished by a fine not to exceed $1,000.00 or by imprisonment not to exceed 90 days, or by both such fine and imprisonment.

C.    Each such person is guilty of a separate offense for each and every day during any portion of which any violation of any provision of the ordinances of Pierce County is committed, continued or permitted by any such person, and he is punishable accordingly.

(Ord. 85-25 § 1, 1985; prior Code § 1.16.100)