[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Mill Neck 8-6-1954 as Ord. No. 5. Section 115-2 amended at time of adoption of Code; see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I. Other amendments noted where applicable.]
No person shall erect, raise, establish or maintain any tent or camp or temporary habitation of any kind to be used or occupied as a place for living or sleeping on any beach or other public place in the village or on any ground in the village or shall use or occupy as a living or sleeping place any such tent, camp or other temporary habitation until a certificate of approval shall have been issued by the health authorities having jurisdiction thereof upon a written statement by the applicant giving the full name and residence of the owner or owners of the proposed tent, camp or other temporary habitation and showing the exact location thereof and stating the facilities to be used by its occupants in connection with the proper sanitation of the same, said certificate certifying to the Board of Trustees of this village that such tent, camp or other temporary habitation conforms to and fulfills all the requirements of health and sanitation required by the public health laws of this state and the ordinances of this village, nor shall any such tent, camp or temporary habitation be so erected, raised or established, maintained, used or occupied until a permit therefor has been issued by the Village Board of Trustees, upon its being satisfied that such tent, camp or other temporary habitation will not constitute or become a nuisance or otherwise dangerous or prejudicial to life or health.
Any person committing an offense against any provision of this chapter shall, upon conviction thereof, be guilty of a violation pursuant to the Penal Law of the State of New York, punishable by a fine not exceeding $250 or by imprisonment for a term not exceeding 15 days, or by both such fine and imprisonment. The continuation of an offense against the provisions of this chapter shall constitute, for each day the offense is continued, a separate and distinct offense hereunder.