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ORDINANCE NO. 960074
Amending Chapter 56, Code of Ordinances of Kansas City,
Missouri, commonly referred to as the Property Maintenance Code, by repealing
Section 56-545 and adopting in lieu thereof one new section which establishes a
new penalty provision for persons convicted of violating the dangerous
buildings article of Chapter 56.
BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:
Section 1. That Chapter 56, Code of Ordinances of
Kansas City, Missouri, commonly referred to as the Property Maintenance Code,
is hereby amended by repealing Section 56-545 and enacting one new section to
read as follows:
Sec. 56-545. Penalties.
(a) Any person convicted of a violation of this
article shall be punished for that violation by a fine of not less than
$200.00, but not more than $1,000.00, or by imprisonment of not more than 180
days, or by both such fine and imprisonment.
(b) Every day that a violation continues shall be
considered a separate offense, for which the violator may be arrested, tried
and convicted without necessity of further notice.
Approved as to form and
Assistant City Attorney