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(A) Any person violating any provision of this chapter for which no specific penalty is provided shall be subject to the penalty of § 10.99.
(B) Any person, firm or corporation, other than a minor, violating any of the provisions of § 130.03 shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor and upon conviction thereof shall be fined not less than $25 nor more than $500, or imprisoned for a period not to exceed six months, or both so fined and imprisoned upon conviction in a court of competent jurisdiction. Each day a violation is committed or permitted to continue shall constitute a separate offense and shall be punishable as such hereunder. Any minor violating any of the provisions of this chapter shall be dealt with in accordance with the appropriate juvenile laws of the Commonwealth of Kentucky. ('88 Code, § 130.02) (Ord. 1969-4, passed 2-17-69)
(C) Any child violating any provision of division (A) of § 130.04 shall be subject to the procedures and penalties provided for by the State Unified Juvenile Code. Any parent, guardian or person having legal custody of a child who violates any provision of division (A) § 130.04 may be subject to the financial penalty provided for in KRS 610.180. ('88 Code, § 130.03)
(E) Any person convicted of violating any of the provisions of §§ 130.16 or 130.17 shall be guilty of a misdemeanor and shall be fined not less than $20 nor more than $500. Each day a violation is committed or permitted to continue shall constitute a separate offense and shall be punishable as such hereunder.
(Ord. 1986-3, passed 4-7-86)
('88 Code, § 94.99)
(F) Any person who violates any of the provisions of § 130.05 shall be fined not less than $50 or more than $100, imprisoned for not more than 50 days, or both. Each violation shall constitute a separate offense. (Ord. 1999-7, passed 7-19-99)
(G) Any violation of this chapter is hereby classified as a civil offense, pursuant to Chapter 41 and KRS 65.8808, and such classification is intended, and shall be construed, to provide an additional or supplemental means of obtaining compliance with the applicable code sections, and nothing contained herein or in Chapter 41 shall prohibit the enforcement of this chapter by any other means authorized by law.
(H) If a citation for a violation of this chapter is not contested by the person charged with the violation, the civil fine to be imposed for each offense shall be $50 for the first offense, $90 for the second offense, and $210 for the third, and thereafter, offense.
(I) If a citation is contested and a hearing before the Code Enforcement Board is required, the maximum civil fine which may be imposed at the discretion of the Board shall be from $20 to $200 for the first offense, from $60 to $600 for the second offense, and from $180 to $1,800 for the third, and thereafter, offense.
(J) Each section of the ordinance violated shall be considered a separate fineable offense. If two or more sections of the ordinance are violated, the fines shall be cumulative and be enforced under the same citation. Each day a violation exists shall be considered a separate offense upon issuance of a separate citation.
(Ord. 1999-13, passed 8-17-99)
Code Enforcement Board, see Chapter 41