[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Sweden 2-14-1979 by L.L. No. 2-1979; amended in its entirety 8-22-2006 by L.L. No. 3-2006. Subsequent amendments noted where applicable.]
The purpose of this chapter is to authorize public servants of the Town of Sweden to issue and serve appearance tickets in connection with violations of state statutes, local laws, ordinances or rules and regulations of the Town that the public officials are authorized or required to enforce.
The following public servants of the Town of Sweden are hereby authorized to issue and serve appearance tickets with respect to violations of state statutes or local laws, ordinances, rules or regulations of the Town of Sweden that such public servants are, respectively, required or authorized to enforce:
Code Enforcement Officer: Alternatively, the Code Enforcement Officer is authorized to issue and serve appearance tickets with respect to the Sweden Town Code.
Law enforcement officer: Alternatively, a law enforcement agency, such as but not limited to the Brockport Police, Monroe County Sheriff, or New York State Police, is authorized to issue and serve appearance tickets with respect to the Sweden Town Code.
An appearance ticket, other than for a parking violation, shall be served personally, except that an appearance ticket issued for the violation of a local zoning ordinance, or of a local building or sanitation code, may be served in any manner authorized for service under § 308 of the Civil Practice Law and Rules.
The Civil Enforcement Officer of the Town of Sweden is authorized to serve all tickets issued hereunder.