Town of Monroe, NY
Orange County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Monroe 4-14-1980 by Local Law No. 1, 1980. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Dogs — See Ch. 18.
Building construction administration — See Ch. 23.
Fire prevention — See Ch. 27.
Fire zones and lanes — See Ch. 27A.
Garbage, rubbish and refuse — See Ch. 28.
Zoning — See Ch. 57.
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Editor's Note: See also Ch. 18, Animals, § 18-6, Use of appearance ticket; Ch. 27A, Fire Zones and Lanes, § 27A-7, Appearance tickets; and Ch. 28, Garbage, Rubbish and Refuse, § 23-6, Appearance tickets.

§ 2-1 Purpose.

The purpose of this chapter is to authorize public servants of the Town of Monroe to issue and serve appearance tickets in connection with violations of state statutes, local laws, ordinances or rules and regulations of the town and the watershed regulations of the Village of Monroe which the public servants are authorized or required to enforce.

§ 2-2 Public servants authorized to issue appearance tickets.

The following public servants of the Town of Monroe are hereby authorized to issue and serve an appearance ticket with respect to violation of a state statute, a local law, ordinance, rule and regulation of the Town of Monroe and the watershed regulations of the Village of Monroe, that such public servants are respectively required or authorized to enforce:
A. 
Building Inspector and Deputy Building Inspector: the Zoning Law of the Town of Monroe, the Building Code of the Town of Monroe,[1] the New York State Multiple Dwelling Law, the Energy Conservation Law of the Town of Monroe and all other zoning and planning regulations and all laws, rules and regulations relating to the health, safety or welfare of the occupants of any building.
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Editor's Note: See Ch. 57, Zoning, and Ch. 23, Building Construction Administration.
B. 
Constables: all state statutes, Town of Monroe local laws, ordinances, rules and regulations relating to public health and safety, the licensing of businesses and the Village of Monroe watershed regulations insofar as they affect the Town of Monroe.
C. 
Fire Marshal and Fire Inspectors: the Fire Code of the Town of Monroe.[2]
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Editor's Note: See Ch. 27, Fire Prevention.
D. 
Town Superintendent of Highways: all state statutes, local laws, ordinances, rules and regulations of the Town of Monroe regarding the use or maintenance of town highways and related facilities.

§ 2-3 Service of tickets.

An appearance ticket other than for a parking violation shall be served personally.

§ 2-4 Suggested form of appearance ticket.

The following is the suggested form for an appearance ticket:
APPEARANCE TICKET
Town of Monroe
TO:
(Name)
(Street Address)
(Town/City/State)
YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED to appear personally in the Town Court of the Town of Monroe, located at 17 Lake Street in the Town of Monroe on the ................... day of .........., 19......., at ........ o'clock in the fore- /afternoon to answer a charge of ........................ in violation of Section ........, Subdivision ........ of (specify full name of ordinance or local law) of the Town of Monroe and/or (specify other) ............ an offense.
UPON YOUR FAILURE TO APPEAR AS ABOVE DIRECTED, A WARRANT MAY BE ISSUED FOR YOUR ARREST.
ISSUED ON THIS
day of ____________, 19 ____
Name of Issuer Title