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Halloween Curfew 2017

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Mischief Night and Halloween

Article I:

Halloween Curfew

[Adopted 10-25-1979 by Ord. No. 29-79 (Ch. 108, Art. II, of the 1981 Code)]

§ 144-1

Curfew restrictions.

[Amended 12-12-1996 by Ord. No. 41-96]

No person under the age of 18 shall be permitted in any public place, street or property in the Township between the hours of 10:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. of each and every day during the period from October 29 to November 1, inclusive, of each year unless such person shall during such hours be returning home from work, night school, fraternity or church or school meetings or be en route to or returning from a doctor's or dentist's office where treatment is to be rendered or has been rendered or is accompanied by his parent or guardian over 20 years old.

§ 144-2

Masks restricted.

During the above-restricted time, no person shall wear a mask or partial mask in any public place, street or property in the Township.

§ 144-3

Responsibilities of parents and guardians.

A person who is a parent, guardian or is standing in loco parentis who permits, consents to, approves or allows any person under 18 years of age to violate any provisions of this article shall likewise be guilty of a violation of this article.

§ 144-4

Violations and penalties.

[Amended 12-10-1981 by Ord. No. 47-81]

Any person who shall violate the terms of this article may, upon conviction thereof, be subject to punishment as provided in § 4-3 of the Code.