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§ 10-308. Solicitations of Contributions in the Roadway by Minors. 76
(1) Purpose. In view of the increasing number of minors who are soliciting contributions, on roadways, for various youth organizations, it is the purpose of this Section to protect children from serious bodily injury, by prohibiting solicitations of contributions of any kind by minors on roadways.
(2) No minor shall enter into or stand on a roadway for the purpose of soliciting contributions of any kind from the occupant of any vehicle.
(3) Enforcement and Penalties.
(a) A police officer may issue a notice of violation, in the amount of twenty-five dollars ($25), to any minor in violation of this Section, in accordance with Section 1-112 of this Code.
(b) Any adult allowing a minor, under his or her care, custody or control, to violate the provisions of this Section shall be issued a notice of violation in the amount of three hundred dollars ($300). 77
Added, Bill No. 070949 (approved December 18, 2007).
Added, Bill No. 150659 (approved December 23, 2015), effective July 1, 2016.