§ 608. ORDINANCES, VIOLATION PENALTY.  


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  • The Council may make the violation of its ordinances a misdemeanor or an infraction which may be prosecuted in the name of the People of the State of California, or may be redressed by civil action. The Council may prescribe punishment for a violation which constitutes a misdemeanor by a fine not to exceed one thousand dollars ($1000) or by imprisonment not to exceed one year, or by both such fine and imprisonment, and may prescribe punishment for a violation which constitutes an infraction.

    (Amendment ratified 1975 General Municipal Election.)