If the Traffic Authority shall, at any time, provide for the installation of parking meters requiring the deposit or insertion of a coin, or the turning of a key, handle or other device, or requiring any other act or action to be performed by the operator of a vehicle using the parking meter space controlled by a particular parking meter to set the parking meter in operation so that the time limit for legal parking may be indicated, the failure of the operator to insert a proper coin or coins or to turn the key, handle or other device, or to perform such other act or action as may be so required shall constitute a violation of this chapter.
(1967 Code, § 11-2)  Penalty, see § 70.99