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Legal Notice – Ordinance 2023-12, Synthetic Marijuana Sales During Covered Bridge Festival

Ordinance 2023-12

 

AN ORDINANCE AMENDING ORDINANCE #2009-12 TO PROHIBIT TRANSIENT MERCHANTS  CONDUCTING BUSINESS IN PARKE COUNTY, INDIANA FROM SELLING SYNTHETIC MARIJUANA OR SYNTHETIC MARIJUANA PRODUCTS DURING THE PARKE COUNTY COVERED BRIDGE FESTIVAL

 

WHEREAS, Ordinance #2009-12 requires that any Transient Merchant conducting business in Parke County, Indiana must have a valid TML issued by the Parke County Auditor’s Office; and

 

WHEREAS, the County Commissioners have determined that the sale of synthetic marijuana or synthetic marijuana products by a Transient Merchant that is conducting business in Parke County, Indiana during the Parke County Covered Bridge Festival should be prohibited as a danger to public health; and

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by the Board of Commissioners of Parke County, Indiana that:

 

  1. The penalty for a Transient Merchant that is conducting business in Parke County, Indiana, and sells synthetic marijuana shall be a Class B Infraction with a fine of $1,000, said fine shall be imposed per occurrence per day (i.e. every separate violation on every separate day shall result in a separate $1,000 fine);

 

  1. That in all other respects Ordinance #2009-12 shall remain in full force except as expressly amended herein.

 

Unanimous consent of Parke County Commissioners who were present on the 20th day of November 2023 to consider the ordinance on the same date as introduced.

 

Board of Commissioners of Parke County, IN

Jim Meece

Bruce Hartman

Dan Collom

 

Ordinance Approved this 20th day of November 2023

Board of Commissioners of Parke County, IN

APPROVED

Jim Meece

Bruce Hartman

Dan Collom

 

ATTEST:

Mary Anne Wood, Parke County Auditor