Section 1-8 General penalty; continuing violations.


    (a) Whenever in this Code or in any other ordinance of the city, any act is prohibited or is made or declared to be unlawful or an offense, or the doing of any act is required or the failure to do any act is declared to be unlawful or a misdemeanor, where no specific penalty is provided therefor, the violation of any such provision of this Code or any other ordinance of the city shall be punished by a fine of not less than one dollar ($1.00) nor more than five hundred dollars ($500.00), or by imprisonment for not exceeding three (3) months, or by both such fine and imprisonment.

    (b) Every day any violation of any law or ordinance of the city shall continue shall constitute a separate offense.

(Code 1964, § 1.050)

     Cross reference(s)--Alocholic beverages, Ch. 4; civil defense, Ch. 7; guards and security patrol officers, § 13-46 et seq.; motor vehicles and traffic, Ch. 14; municipal court, Ch. 15; offenses and miscellaneous provisions, Ch. 16; police, Ch. 21; parades, § 24-101 et seq.