City of St. Clairsville
City of St. Clairsville

Ordinance Number 2018-25




WHEREAS, certain provisions within the Codified Ordinances should be amended to conform with current State law as required by the Ohio Constitution; and

WHEREAS, various ordinances of a general and permanent nature have been passed by Council which should be included in the Codified Ordinances; and

WHEREAS, the City has heretofore entered into a contract with the Walter H. Drane Company to prepare and publish such revision, which is presently before Council;

NOW, THEREFORE BE IT ORDAINED by the Council of the City of St. Clairsville, Ohio:

SECTION I.    That the ordinances of the City of St. Clairsville, Ohio, of a general and permanent nature, as revised, recodified, rearranged and consolidated into component codes, titles, chapters and sections within the 2018 reprinting of the Codified Ordinances are hereby approved and adopted.

SECTION II.   That the following sections and chapters are hereby added, amended or repealed as respectively indicated in order to comply with current State law:

Traffic Code

303.04             Road Workers, Motor Vehicles and Equipment Excepted. (Amended)

313.09             Driver’s Duties Upon Approaching Ambiguous Traffic Signal. (Amended)

333.01             Driving Under the Influence.  (Amended)

335.09             Display of License Plates.  (Amended)

337.28             Use of Sunscreening, Nontransparent and Reflectorized Materials.  (Amended)

351.07             Unattended Vehicles:  Duties.  (Amended)

General Offenses Code

501.01             General Definitions.  (Amended)

501.06             Limitation of Criminal Prosecution.  (Amended)

525.05             Failure to Report a Crime, Injury or Knowledge of Death.  (Amended)

529.07             Open Container Prohibited.  (Amended)

529.08             Hours of Sale or Consumption.  (Amended)

537.15             Temporary Protection Order.  (Amended)

537.17             Criminal Child Enticement.  (Amended)

SECTION III.  That the complete text of the sections listed above are set forth in full in the 2018 Codified Ordinances.  Any summary publication of this ordinance shall include a complete listing of these sections.  Notice of adoption of each new section by reference to its title shall constitute sufficient publication of new matter contained therein.

SECTION IV.  That this Ordinance is hereby declared to be an emergency measure necessary for the preservation of the public peace, health, welfare and safety and for the further reason that there exists an imperative necessity for the earliest publication and distribution of the 2018 Codified Ordinances to the officials and residents of the Municipality, so as to facilitate administration, daily operation and avoid practical and legal entanglements.  This Ordinance shall take effect and be in force from and after the earliest period allowed by the Charter of the City of St. Clairsville, Ohio.

Ordinance Number 2018-25