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CAMDEN COUNTY GEORGIA
CODES & ORDINANCES


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PART I

RELATED LAWS

 

Note: This part I is a compilation of local legislation enacted by the Georgia General Assembly which was deemed advisable to print. Enacting language has been deleted from each act included herein. For the purposes of indexing and ease of reference, section numbers have been arbitrarily assigned to the provisions of this part.

 

Article I. Administration

 

Sec. 101. Created.

Sec. 102. District boundaries.

Sec. 103. Qualifications; terms.

Sec. 104. Meetings.

Sec. 105. Jurisdiction of board; compensation.

Sec. 106. County administrator.

Sec. 107. County attorney.

Sec. 108. Salary in lieu of fees.

Sec. 109--200.  Reserved.

 

Article II. Courts

 

Division 1. Magistrate Court

 

Sec. 201. Election.

Sec. 202. Term.

Sec. 203. Primary election.

Sec. 204. General election.

Sec. 205. Placement of names on ballot.

Sec. 206. Authority.

Secs. 207--230.  Reserved.

 

Division 2. Small Claims Court

 

Sec. 231. Created, established.

Sec. 232. Qualifications of judge, officers.

Sec. 233. Absences, vacancies in office of judge.

Sec. 234. Appointment of clerk authorized.

Sec. 235. Judge's remuneration.

Sec. 236. Commencement of actions.

Sec. 237. Docket.

Sec. 238. Deposit.

Sec. 239. Trials.

Sec. 240. Statement of setoff.

Sec. 241. Satisfaction of judgment.

Sec. 242. Collection of deferred payments.

Sec. 243. Procedural rules authorized.

Sec. 244. Bailiffs.

Sec. 245. Lien.

Sec. 246. Appeals.

Sec. 247. Statement of claims verification form.

Sec. 248. Terms of judges.

Sec. 249. Office facilities, courtroom.

Sec. 250. Court terms.

Sec. 251. Summons of garnishment.

Sec. 252. Fines.

Sec. 253. Fees.

Sec. 254. Status of pending actions.

Secs. 255--270.  Reserved.

 

Division 3. Probate Court

 

Sec. 271. Authority.

Sec. 272. Specific powers.

Sec. 273. Forfeit of bonds.

Sec. 274. Appeal.

Sec. 275. Payment of fines, forfeitures, fees, costs.

Sec. 276. Solicitor.

Sec. 277. Terms of court.

Sec. 278. Contributions to state funds.

Sec. 279. Effective date.

Secs. 280--290.  Reserved.

 

Division 4. Probate Court Judge

 

Sec. 291. Election.

Sec. 292. Term.

Sec. 293. Primary election.

Sec. 294. General election.

Sec. 295. Placement of names on ballot.

Sec. 296. Authority.

Secs. 297--300.  Reserved.

 

Article III. Industrial Development Authority

 

Sec. 301. Camden County Industrial Authority.

Sec. 302. Definitions.

Sec. 303. Powers.

Sec. 304. Financing projects.

Sec. 305. Revenue bonds; form; denominations; registration; place of payment.

Sec. 306. Same; signatures; seal.

Sec. 307. Same; negotiability; exemption from taxation.

Sec. 308. Same; sale; price.

Sec. 309. Same; proceeds of bonds.

Sec. 310. Same; interim receipts and certificates or temporary bonds.

Sec. 311. Same; replacement of lost or mutilated bonds.

Sec. 312. Same; conditions precedent to issuance; object of issuance.

Sec. 313. Same; credit not pledged.

Sec. 314. Same; trust indenture as security.

Sec. 315. Same; to whom proceeds of bonds shall be paid.

Sec. 316. Same; sinking fund.

Sec. 317. Same; remedies of bondholders.

Sec. 318. Same; refunding bonds.

Sec. 319. Same; venue and jurisdiction.

Sec. 320. Same; validation.

Sec. 321. Same; interest of bondholders protected.

Sec. 322. Moneys received considered trust funds.

Sec. 323. Purpose of the authority.

Sec. 324. Rates, charges, and revenues; use.

Sec. 325. Tax-exempt status of authority.

Sec. 326. Rules and regulations for operation of projects.

Sec. 327. Powers declared supplemental and additional.

Sec. 328. Liberal construction of act.

Sec. 329. Effect of partial validity of act.

Sec. 330. Effect on existing powers.

Secs. 331--400.  Reserved.

 

Article IV. Public Service Authority

 

Sec. 401. Camden County Public Service Authority.

Sec. 402. Powers.

Sec. 403. Fiscal year.

Sec. 404. Budget.

Sec. 405. Annual audit.

Sec. 406. Monies received and considered trust funds.

Sec. 407. Revenue bond.

Sec. 408. Rules and regulations for operation of projects and services.

Sec. 409. Powers declared supplemental and additional.

Sec. 410. Liberal construction of act.

Sec. 411. Effect of partial invalidity of act.

Sec. 412. Repeal.

Secs. 413--500.  Reserved.

 

Article V. Taxation

 

Division 1. Business and Occupational License Taxes

 

Sec. 501. Authorized.

Sec. 502. Exempt businesses.

Sec. 503. Classification of businesses.

Sec. 504. Enactment of ordinances authorized.

Sec. 505. Church festivals.

Secs. 506--550.  Reserved.

 

Division 2. Tax Commissioner

 

Sec. 551. Office created.

Sec. 552. Term.

Sec. 553. Salary.

Sec. 554. Fees.

Sec. 555. Payment of expenses.

Sec. 556. Taxes due.

Secs. 557--600.  Reserved.

 

Article VI. Zoning and Planning

 

Sec. 601. Building regulations and zoning.

Sec. 602. Purposes of act.

Sec. 603. Planning board; members terms; regional planning board; vacancies.

Sec. 604. Board employees; state agencies to aid.

Sec. 605. Zoning plans; public hearing on tentative plan.

Sec. 606. Ordinance; publication of regulations.

Sec. 607. Public hearing before ordinance passed.

Sec. 608. Method of amending ordinance.

Sec. 609. County cooperation.

Sec. 610. Board of appeals; organization; meetings; method of appeal; hearings; powers; quorum; appeal to superior court; procedure; review by appellate court; supersedeas.

Sec. 611. Joint board of appeals.

Sec. 612. Violations of act--Punishment; injunction, other actions.

Sec. 613. Nonconforming uses.

Sec. 614. Funds; grants of money.

Sec. 615. Contempt before planning board or board of appeals.

Sec. 616. Intent.

Secs. 617--700.  Reserved.

 

Article VII. Miscellaneous

 

Sec. 701. Registration of vehicles.

Sec. 702. Historical commission.

 

  

 

 

PART II

CHAPTER 1 – GENERAL PROVISIONS

 

Sec. 1-1. Adoption of Code; name.

Sec. 1-2. Definitions and rules of construction.

Sec. 1-3. Incorporation of resolutions, ordinances.

Sec. 1-4. Form of Code; repository; maintenance.

Sec. 1-5. Catch lines of sections; history notes and references.

Sec. 1-6. Severability of parts of Code.

Sec. 1-7. References to titles of officers, employees, public bodies.

Sec. 1-8. Interpretation of language.

Sec. 1-9. Grammatical interpretation.

Sec. 1-10. Acts by agent.

Sec. 1-11. Causing, permitting, abetting or concealing prohibited act.

Sec. 1-12. Construction of provisions.

Sec. 1-13. Effect of repeal or expiration of resolution.

Sec. 1-14. Resolutions and ordinances not affected by Code.

Sec. 1-15. Provisions considered continuations of existing resolutions.

Sec. 1-16. Amendments to Code.

Sec. 1-17. Supplementation of Code.

Sec. 1-18. Altering Code.

Sec. 1-19. General penalty; continuing violations; authority granted to court.

Sec. 1-20. Liability for violations by corporations and other associations.

 

CHAPTER 2 - ADMINISTRATION*

 

Article I. In General

 

Sec. 2-1. Personnel rules, regulations.

Secs. 2-2--2-30. Reserved.

 

Article II. Board of Commissioners

 

Sec. 2-31 Rules of procedure.

Sec. 2-32 Regular Meeting Calendar and Special Called Meetings

Sec. 2-33 Code of Conduct

Sec. 2-34 Rules Governing Public Participation

Secs. 2-35--2-50. Reserved.

 

Article III. Grant Management

 

Sec. 2-51. Purpose.

Sec. 2-52. Applicability.

Sec. 2-53. Grant application.

Sec. 2-54. Grant contract/requirements for approval.

Sec. 2-55. Compliance with grant requirements.

Sec. 2-56. Responsibility for maintenance of file and public disclosure.

Sec. 2-57. Grant revenues.

Sec. 2-58. Grant signature authorization form.

Secs. 2-59--2-69. Reserved.

 

ARTICLE IV.  Records Retention Schedules for Local Government

 

Sec. 2-70 Records Retention Schedules for Local Government.

Secs. 2-71—2-81 Reserved.

 

ARTICLE V. Records Management

 

Sec. 2-82 Adoption of the Georgia Records Act.

Sec. 2-84 Definitions.

Sec. 2-86 Records Management Plan.

Sec. 2-88 Severability.

Sec. 2-88 Effective Date.

 

CHAPTER 3 – 5 RESERVED

 

CHAPTER 6 - ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES

ARTICLE I. 
  In General

Sec. 6-1  Short title.
Sec. 6-2  Adoption of the Georgia Alcoholic Beverage Code.
Sec. 6-3  Definitions.
Sec. 6-4  Sale of alcoholic beverages within the unincorporated areas.
Sec. 6-5  Limitation of number of licenses issued.
Sec. 6-6  Sale of alcoholic beverages near churches, school buildings, or other sites.
Sec. 6-7  Leased Premises.
Sec. 6-8  Retail sales of alcoholic beverages for consumption on the premises: physical requirements of the premises.
Sec. 6-9  Retail sales of alcoholic beverages not for consumption on the premises.
Sec. 6-10  Hours of sale.
Sec. 6-11  Furnishing to, purchase of, or possession by persons under 21 years of age.
Sec. 6-12  Use of tags or labels to indicate prices.
Sec. 6-13  Outdoor advertising.
Sec. 6-14  Retailer shall purchase from a licensed wholesaler only.
Sec. 6-15  Compliance with rules, regulations required.
Sec. 6-16  Penalty.
Sec. 6-17  Severability should any portion of ordinance be held invalid.

ARTICLE II. 
   License

Sec. 6-18  Definitions.
Sec. 6-19 Required.
Sec. 6-20 Application for license; application for license renewal; wholesale dealer application.
Sec. 6-21  Hotel In-Room Service License.
Sec. 6-22  Consumption on premises and package license.
Sec. 6-23  License fees enumerated.
Sec. 6-24  Processing the Application; Public hearing; Advertisement and Method of Granting Licenses.
Sec. 6-25  Consideration of granting a license.
Sec. 6-26  Refund.
Sec. 6-27  Persons prohibited from holding a license.
Sec. 6-28  Display of license.
Sec. 6-29  Term of license, expiration, renewal.
Sec. 6-30  Transferability.
Sec. 6-31  Denial, Suspension, or Revocation of a License.
Sec. 6-32  Hearing on denial, suspension, revocation or refusal to renew license.
Sec. 6-33  Automatic forfeiture of license.

ARTICLE III.  Excise Tax
Sec. 6-34  Definitions.
Sec.  6-35  Excise Tax on Wholesale Alcoholic Beverages.
Sec. 6-36  Excise Tax on Distilled Spirits by the Drink.
Sec. 6-37  Excise Tax on Malt Beverages.
Sec. 6-38  Per Liter Tax on Wine.
Sec. 6-39  Rules and Regulations.

 

CHAPTER 7 – 9 RESERVED

CHAPTER 10 - ELECTRONIC GAME PROMOTIONS


Sec. 10-1 Legislative Authorization
Sec. 10-2 Area of Enforcement
Sec. 10.3 Intent
Sec. 10-4 General Prohibition

Article I. In General

Sec. 10-5  Definitions
Sec. 10-6  Permitting and Fees
Sec. 10-7  Inspection of Premises
Sec. 10-8  Limitations on Operation of Business
Sec. 10-9  Safety and Security Requirements
Sec. 10-10 Zoning
Sec. 10-11 Violations
Sec. 10-12 Severability

CHAPTER 11 – 13 RESERVED

CHAPTER 14 - ANIMALS

 

Article I. In General

 

Sec. 14-1. Definitions.

Sec. 14-2. Enforcement of chapter.

Sec. 14-3. Animal control officer.

Sec. 14-4. Interference with the animal control officer.

Sec. 14-5. Violations of chapter.

Sec. 14-6. Penalty.

Sec. 14-7. Animals constituting a nuisance--Determination.

Sec. 14-8. Same--Impoundment authorized.

Sec. 14-9. Vicious animals and guard dogs.

Sec. 14-10. General care and feeding.

Sec. 14-11. Female animals in heat.

Sec. 14-12. Livestock.

Sec. 14-13. Dangerous Dog Control Law.

Sec. 14-14. Hunting dogs.

Sec. 14-15. Sterilization of adopted dogs and cats.
Sec. 14-16. Tethering of outside dogs.
--Secs. 14-17--14-50. Reserved.

 

Article II. Rabies Control

 

Sec. 14-51. Vaccination of animals.

Sec. 14-52. Certificate of vaccination.

Sec. 14-53. Vaccination tags.

Sec. 14-54. Public clinics.

Sec. 14-55. Quarantine.

Sec. 14-56. Examination of heads.

Secs. 14-57--14-80. Reserved.

 

Article III. Cruelty Provisions

 

Sec. 14-81. Abandonment.

Sec. 14-82. Cruelty generally.

Sec. 14-83. Defense against vicious animals.

Sec. 14-84. Poison.

Sec. 14-85. Shelter.

Sec. 14-86. Diseased, crippled animals.

Sec. 14-87. Protective custody.

Sec. 14-88. Duty of vehicle operator.

Secs. 14-89--14-120. Reserved.

 

Article IV. Impoundment

 

Sec. 14-121. Authorization.

Sec. 14-122. Animals running at large.

Sec. 14-123. Confinement of animals at large.

Sec. 14-124. Pursuit of animals.

Sec. 14-125. Notice to owner if known.

Sec. 14-126. Tranquilization.

Sec. 14-127. Biting animals.

Sec. 14-128. Confinement area.

Sec. 14-129. Report of bites.

Sec. 14-130. Period of impoundment for dogs and cats.

Sec. 14-131. Fees and charges.

Sec. 14-132. Deadline for payment of license taxes and fees after impoundment; adoption or euthanasia.

Sec. 14-133. Redemption.

 

CHAPTER 15 – 21 RESERVED

 

 

CHAPTER 22 - CIVIL EMERGENCIES

 

Article I. In General

 

Sec. 22-1. Definitions.

Secs. 22-2--22-35. Reserved.

 

Article II. Emergency Management

 

Sec. 22-36. Emergency management policy.

Sec. 22-37. Definitions.

Sec. 22-38. Enforcement.

Sec. 22-39. Organization.

Sec. 22-40. Emergency powers.

Sec. 22-41. Regulations.

Sec. 22-42. Penalty.

Secs. 22-43--22-60. Reserved.

 

Article III. State of Emergency

 

Division 1. Generally

Sec. 22-61. Definitions.

Sec. 22-62. Overcharging prohibited.

Sec. 22-63. Unlawful acts during emergencies.

Secs. 22-64--22-80. Reserved.

 

Division 2. Suspension of Ordinances, Formalities

Sec. 22-81. Definitions.

Sec. 22-82. Meetings.

Sec. 22-83. Purchasing and public works contracts.

Sec. 22-84. Code enforcement.

Sec. 22-85. Fees.

Sec. 22-86. Temporary dwellings.

Secs. 22-87--22-100. Reserved.

 

Division 3. Registration of Building Contractors

Sec. 22-101. Required.

Sec. 22-102. Penalties.

Sec. 22-103. Application.

Sec. 22-104. Fees.

Sec. 22-105. Transferability.

Sec. 22-106. Display of registration certification.

Sec. 22-107. Revocation, suspension.

Secs. 22-108--22-120. Reserved.

 

 

Division 4. Curfew During Emergency or Disaster

Sec. 22-121. Definitions.

Sec. 22-122. Institution.

Sec. 22-123. Prohibition.

 

CHAPTER 23 – 25 RESERVED

 

CHAPTER 26 - EMERGENCY SERVICES

 

Article I. In General

 

Secs. 26-1--26-30. Reserved.

 

Article II. Wrecker Services

 

Division 1. Generally

Sec. 26-31. Definitions.

Sec. 26-32. Unlawful conduct.

Sec. 26-33. Records.

Sec. 26-34. Regulations.

Secs. 26-35--26-55. Reserved.

 

Division 2. Registration

Sec. 26-56. Required; information.

Sec. 26-57. Registration fee; expiration and renewal dates of registration; rate charge.

Sec. 26-58. Required information to be printed on side of vehicle.

Sec. 26-59. Revocation of registration.

Secs. 26-60--26-80. Reserved.

 

Division 3. Rotational Call List

Sec. 26-81. Procedures.

Sec. 26-82. Qualifications.

Sec. 26-83. Removal from rotational call list.

 

CHAPTER 27 – FIRE RESCUE FIRE PREVENTION AND SERVICES ORDINANCE

 

Sec. 27-1 Fire Rescue Department

Sec. 27-2 Adoption of State Minimum Fire Safety Standards

Sec 27-3 International Fire Code

Sec 27-4 Construction of Codes

Sec 27-5 Enforcement of Article

Sec 27-6 Penalties for Violation of Article

Sec 27-7 Establishment and Duties of the Office of the Fire Marshal

Sec 27-8 Inspections

Sec 27-9 Modifications

Sec 27-10 Variances

Sec 27-11 Appeals

Sec 27-12 Permits

Sec 27-13 New Materials, Processes or Occupancies which May Require Permits

Sec 27-14 Submission of Plans and Specifications Required

Sec 27-15 Revision of Plans

Sec 27-16 Temporary Occupancy

Sec 27-17 Collection of Fees and Issuance of Permits and Approvals

Sec 27-18 Governmental and Religious Organization Facilities Exemptions

 

Sec. 27-19 Automatic Fire Suppression System Required RESERVED

 

Sec 27-20 Fire Hydrant and Water System Requirements

Sec 27-21 Building Numbering and Identification for Emergency Response

Sec 27-22 Marking of Utilities

Sec 27-23 Authority at Emergency Incidents

Sec 27-24 Certain Acts Interfering with Firefighting Activities

Sec 27-25 Crossing Fire Hose Prohibited

Sec 27-26 Obstructing a Fire Station

Sec 27-27 False Alarms

Sec 27-28 Response to Malfunctioning Fire Alarms

Sec 27-29 Designated Fire Lanes

Sec 27-30 Reporting of Fires

Sec 27-31 KNOX-BOX® Rapid Entry System

Sec 27-31 Authority to enact a Burn Ban

Sec 27-32   Structure and Non Structure Fires 

Sec 27-33   Hazardous Material Incident Response 

Sec 27-34   Emergency Medical Services Response 

 

CHAPTER 28 – 37 RESERVED

 

CHAPTER 38 - HEALTH AND SANITATION

 

Article I. In General

Secs. 38-1--38-30. Reserved.

 

Article II. State Rules, Regulations

Sec. 38-31. Definitions.

Sec. 38-32. Adopted.

Sec. 38-33. Issuance of citation.

Sec. 38-34. Penalty for violation.

Secs. 38-35--38-65. Reserved.

 

Article III. Tattooing Establishments

Sec. 38-66. Definitions.

Sec. 38-67. Permit requirements.

Sec. 38-68. Inspections.

Sec. 38-69. Records required.

Sec. 38-70. Removal of tattoo.

Sec. 38-71. Health standards for the operation and maintenance of tattoo establishments.

Sec. 38-72. Right of entry.

Sec. 38-73. Enforcement by private citizens.

Sec. 38-74. Right to appeal.

Sec. 38-75. Penalties.

Sec. 38-76. Application required.

 

CHAPTER 39 – 41 RESERVED

 

CHAPTER 42 – OFFENSES

 

Article I. In General

Sec. 42-1. Disorderly conduct.

Secs. 42-2--42-30. Reserved.

 

Article II. Smoking in Public Buildings

Sec. 42-31. Posting.

Sec. 42-32. Enforcement.

Sec. 42-33. Penalty.

 

CHAPTER 43 – 45 RESERVED

 

CHAPTER 46 – ROADS

 

Article I. In General

Secs. 46-1--46-30. Reserved.

 

Article II. Public Road Right-of-Way

Sec. 46-31. Authority and enactment.

Sec. 46-32. Jurisdiction and application.

Sec. 46-33. Definitions.

Sec. 46-34. Permit.

Sec. 46-35. Bond, insurance.

Sec. 46-36. Standards.

Sec. 46-37. Traffic controls.

Sec. 46-38. Penalties.

 

CHAPTER 47 – 49 RESERVED

 

CHAPTER 50 – SOLID WASTE

 

Article I. In General

Sec. 50-1. Purpose.

Sec. 50-2. Deposit, collection fee imposed.

Sec. 50-3. Billing.

Sec. 50-4. Delinquent accounts.

Sec. 50-5. Burning prohibited.

Sec. 50-6. Businesses prohibited from using residential containers.

Sec. 50-7. Establishment of collection procedures.

Sec. 50-8. Exemptions.

Sec. 50-9. Nuisances designated.

Sec. 50-10. Prohibitions, violations and penalties.

Sec. 50-11. Responsible enforcing agency, violations and penalties.

Secs. 50-12--50-30. Reserved.

 

Article II. Solid Waste User Fees

Sec. 50-31. Authorized.

Sec. 50-32. Collection and disposal fee imposed.

Sec. 50-33. Tipping fee.

Sec. 50-34. Amount of fees.

Sec. 50-35. Use of revenue.

Sec. 50-36. Exemptions.

Sec. 50-37. Prohibitions; violations.

Secs. 50-38--50-70. Reserved.

 

Article III. Litter Control

Sec. 50-71. Definitions.

Sec. 50-72. Penalty for violation.

Sec. 50-73. Dumping or depositing of litter.

Sec. 50-74. Prima facie evidence; rebuttable presumption.

Sec. 50-75. Duties of business owners, occupants.

Sec. 50-76. Duty of customers.

 

CHAPTER 51 – 53 RESERVED

 

CHAPTER 54 – TAXATION

 

Article I. In General

Secs. 54-1--54-30. Reserved.

 

Article II. Occupation Tax

Sec. 54-31. Required.

Sec. 54-32. Definitions.

Sec. 54-33. Administrative and regulatory fee structure; occupation tax structure.

Sec. 54-34. Occupation tax levied; restrictions.

Sec. 54-35. Paying occupation tax of business with no location in the state.

Sec. 54-36. Each line of business to be identified on business registration.

Sec. 54-37. The number of businesses considered to be operating in the county.

Sec. 54-38. Professionals as classified in state law.

Sec. 54-39. Practitioners exclusively practicing for a government.

Sec. 54-40. Purpose and scope of tax.

Sec. 54-41. When tax due and payable; effect of transacting business when tax delinquent.

Sec. 54-42. Exemption on grounds that business is operated for charitable purposes.

Sec. 54-43. Evidence of state registration required if applicable; state registration to be displayed.

Sec. 54-44. Evidence of qualification required if applicable.

Sec. 54-45. Liability of officers and agents; registration required; failure to obtain.

Sec. 54-46. Penalty.

Sec. 54-47. County subpoena and arrest powers.

Sec. 54-48. Businesses not covered by this article.

Sec. 54-49. Occupation tax inapplicable where prohibited by law or provided for pursuant to other existing law.

Sec. 54-50. More than one place or line of business.

Sec. 54-51. Amendment, repeal of article.

Sec. 54-52. Applications of article to prior ordinance.

Sec. 54-53. Provisions to remain in full force and effect until changed by board.

Sec. 54-54. Requirement of public hearing before tax increase.

Sec. 54-55. Option to establish exemption or reduction in occupation tax.

Sec. 54-56. Conflicts between specific and general provisions.

Secs. 54-57--54-90. Reserved.

 

Article III. Insurers

Sec. 54-91. Definitions.

Sec. 54-92. Life insurers' license fees.

Sec. 54-93. License fee for life insurers insuring certain risks at additional business location.

Sec. 54-94. Life insurance agency license fees; independent life insurance agencies, brokers not otherwise licensed.

Sec. 54-95. Gross premiums tax--Life insurers.

Sec. 54-96. Same--All other insurers.

Sec. 54-97. Due date for license fees.

Sec. 54-98. License fees, all insurers doing business in the city.

Secs. 54-99--54-125. Reserved.

 

Article IV. Financial Institutions

Sec. 54-126. Business license tax.

Sec. 54-127. Filing of return.

Sec. 54-128. Due date.

 

CHAPTER 55 - 57 RESERVED

 

CHAPTER 58 – TRAFFIC AND MOTOR VEHICLES

 

Sec. 58-1. Adoption of uniform rules of the road.

Sec. 58-2. Temporary traffic regulations.

Sec. 58-3. Traffic zones; signs and traffic control devices.

Sec. 58-4. Covering of loads.

Sec. 58-5. Parking in deceleration or acceleration lanes prohibited.

 

CHAPTER 59 – 61 RESERVED

 

CHAPTER 62 – UTILITIES

 

Article I. In General

Sec. 62-1. Purpose.

Sec. 62-2 Application for water and sewer service.

Sec. 62-3. County's responsibility and liability.

Sec. 62-4. Consumer's responsibility and liability.

Sec. 62-5. Access to premises and extensions of system.

Sec. 62-6. Change of occupancy.

Sec. 62-7. Meter reading; billings; collections.

Sec. 62-8 Suspension of service.

Sec. 62-9. Transfers.

Sec. 62-10. Complaints, adjustments.

Sec. 62-11. Time limitation for connections.

Sec. 62-12. Backflow prevention.

Sec. 62-13. Deposit required for developers and builders.

Sec. 62-14. Separate water and sewer connections required.

Secs. 62-15--62-30. Reserved.

 

Article II. Protection of Components, Appurtenances

Sec. 62-31. Certain acts prohibited.

Sec. 62-32. Persons prohibited.

Sec. 62-33. Penalty.

Secs. 62-34--62-50. Reserved.

 

Article III. Water and Wastewater Standards

 

Division 1. In General.

Sec. 62-51. Water and Wastewater Standards--Adopted by Reference.

Sec. 62-52--62-60. Reserved.

 

Division 2. Backflow Prevention.

Sec. 62-61. Short title and objectives.

Sec. 62-62. Definitions.

Sec. 62-63. Elimination of cross-connections.

Sec. 62-64. Installation, testing and maintenance of backflow prevention assemblies.

Sec. 62-65. High hazard facilities and methods of correction.

Sec. 62-66. Moderate hazard facilities and methods of correction.

Sec. 62-67. Lawn irrigation systems.

Sec. 62-68. Fire sprinkler systems.

Sec. 62-69. Imminent hazards.

Sec. 62-70. Right of entry.

Sec. 62-71. Responsibility of customer.

Sec. 62-72. Unapproved source of supply.

Sec. 62-73. Violations.

Sec. 62-74. Right of appeal.

 

Article IV. Rate Schedules

Sec. 62-75. Water and sewer system capital recovery fees.

Sec. 62-76. Special capital recovery fee.

Sec. 62-77. Existing and new users.

Sec. 62-78. Water and sewer availability.

Sec. 62-79. Review by county commission.

 

Article V. Sewer Use

 

Division 1. Generally

Sec. 62-80. Definitions.

Sec. 62-81. Discharges to natural outlet.

Sec. 62-82. Privies, septic tanks, etc., prohibited generally.

Sec. 62-83. Toilet facilities-connection to sewer required when available.

Sec. 62-84. Use of private disposal system where county sewer is not available.

Secs. 62-85--62-100. Reserved.

 

Division 2. Private Disposal Systems

Sec. 62-101. Permit required; application.

Sec. 62-102. Inspection, approval prior to permit becoming effective.

Sec. 62-103. Specifications.

Sec. 62-104. Abandonment upon connection to public sewer.

Sec. 62-105. Operation, maintenance.

Sec. 62-106. Additional requirements imposed by state.

Secs. 62-107--60-125. Reserved.

 

Division 3. Sewer Construction

Sec. 62-126. Permit required.

Sec. 62-127. Costs, expenses borne by owner; indemnification of county.

Sec. 62-128. Separate sewer required for each building; exception.

Sec. 62-129. Use of old sewers in new buildings.

Sec. 62-130. Specifications.

Sec. 62-131. Connection of roof downspouts, drains, etc.

Sec. 62-132. Connection to public sewer.

Sec. 62-133. Inspection, supervision of connection and testing.

Sec. 62-134. Excavations; safety precautions, restoration.

Secs. 62-135--62-155. Reserved.

 

Division 4. Use Regulations

Sec. 62-156. Discharge of storm water, runoff, etc., to sanitary sewer.

Sec. 62-157. Discharges to storm sewers, natural outlets.

Sec. 62-158. Prohibited discharges.

Sec. 62-159. Restricted substances.

Sec. 62-160. Authority of county to reject wastes, require pretreatment, etc.

Sec. 62-161. Interceptors.

Sec. 62-162. Maintenance of treatment or flow-equalizing facilities.

Sec. 62-163. Required structures, appurtenances to be provided.

Sec. 62-164. Authority to require information from user.

Sec. 62-165. Measurements, tests, analyses.

Sec. 62-166. Special agreements.

Sec. 62-167. Damaging, tampering with facilities.

Sec. 62-168. Right of entry.

Sec. 62-169. Withholding of confidential information.

Sec. 62-170. Easements.

 

CHAPTER 63 – 65 RESERVED

 

CHAPTER 66 – VEHICLES FOR HIRE

 

Article I. In General

Secs. 66-1--66-30. Reserved.

 

Article II. Taxicabs

 

Division 1. Generally

Sec. 66-31. Presumption of operation.

Sec. 66-32. Identification and marking of vehicles.

Sec. 66-33. Certificate of vehicle inspection required.

Sec. 66-34. Sale, trade or exchange of vehicle.

Sec. 66-35. Drivers--Minimum age.

Sec. 66-36. Same--Effect of felony conviction.

Sec. 66-37. Same--Driving under influence of intoxicating liquor.

Sec. 66-38. Transporting alcoholic beverages.

Sec. 66-39. Number of passengers.

Sec. 66-40. Receiving and discharging passengers.

Secs. 66-41--66-60. Reserved.

 

Division 2. Occupational License

Sec. 66-61. Required for drivers.

Sec. 66-62. Required to engage in taxicab business.

Sec. 66-63. Application--Manner and form.

Sec. 66-64. Same--Statement to accompany.

Sec. 66-65. Same--Approval.

Sec. 66-66. Personal appearance of applicant.

Sec. 66-67. Action by on application; issuance and denial; fees.

Sec. 66-68. Action to be taken on application at regular or special meeting.

Sec. 66-69. Subject to county ordinances regulating such business.

Sec. 66-70. Suspension or revocation authorized for good cause.

Sec. 66-71. Revocation--For violation of article.

Sec. 66-72. Same--For failure to provide service.

Secs. 66-73--66-95. Reserved.

 

Division 3. Insurance

Sec. 66-96. Compliance required.

Sec. 66-97. Coverage required.

Sec. 66-98. Approval.

Sec. 66-99. Deposit of policies.

Sec. 66-100. Notice of cancellation required.

Sec. 66-101. Violation of division; revocation or cancellation of license.

 

CHAPTER 67 – 69 RESERVED

 

CHAPTER 70 – WATERWAYS

 

Sec. 70-1. Scope.

Sec. 70-2. Definitions.

Sec. 70-3. Method of operation.

Sec. 70-4. No wake zone.

Sec. 70-5. Restricted use of public waters.

Sec. 70-6. No wake zones specified.

Sec. 70-7. Additional no wake zones.

Sec. 70-8. Penalty