Town of Falmouth, MA
Barnstable County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town of Falmouth Special Town Meeting 10-26-1982, Art. 52. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Beach regulations — See Ch. 87, Art. I.
Peace and good order — See Ch. 156.
Adult entertainment — See Ch. 248.
No person shall drink any alcoholic beverages as defined in MGL C. 138, § 1, or possess an open container, whether full or partly full of any alcoholic beverage, while on, in or upon any public way, or upon any way to which the public has a right of access, or in any place to which the public has a right of access as invitees or licensees, in any park or playground, conservation area or recreation area or on private land or place without the consent of the owner or person control thereof. Whoever violates the provisions of this section shall be fined.
[Amended STM 6-12-1985, Art. 16]
It shall be unlawful for any person who has not attained the legal drinking age as defined in MGL C. 138, § 34, and is unaccompanied by his parent or guardian, to knowingly transport, carry or have in his or her possession any alcohol or alcoholic beverage, while on, in or upon any public way or upon any way to which the public has the right of access, or in any place to which the public has a right of access as invitees or licensees, in any park or playground, conservation area or recreation area or place without the consent of the owner or person in control thereof. This section shall not apply to any person eighteen (18) years of age or older who knowingly transports or carries on his person alcohol or alcoholic beverages in the course of his employment.
Whoever violates the provisions of this chapter shall be fined. For penalty, see Chapter 1, General Provisions, Article I, Penalties.