Town of Dartmouth, MA
Bristol County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Meeting of the Town of Dartmouth as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Adopted 4-2-1968, approved 7-29-1968; amended 5-23-1995, approved 8-29-1995; 6-7-2011, approved 9-15-2011 (Art. 115 of the 2011 General By-Laws)]
Whoever violates any of the provisions of the prohibitory or mandatory By-Laws of the Town shall, in cases not otherwise provided for therein, be punished by a fine not exceeding $300 for each offense.
Any citizen may, and it shall be the duty of the Selectpersons, Constables and Police Officers, to prosecute every violation of any of the foregoing By-Laws, by complaint before any court of competent jurisdiction in the County of Bristol.
[Adopted 5-15-2001, approved 8-15-2001; amended 6-7-2011, approved 9-15-2011 (Art. 3 of the 2011 General By-Laws)]
These By-Laws may be repealed or amended by a majority vote at an Annual Town Meeting or Special Town Meeting, but in no case unless the particular By-Law to be repealed or amended is specified in the warrant calling the meeting.[1]
Editor's Note: The recodification of the General By-Laws as Chs. 1 through 360 of this Code was adopted by the Town Meeting 10-17-2017 (Art. 12) and approved by the Attorney General 1-29-2018.