Prior to the adoption of Ord. 17052 on 10/01/2001, Section 16-274 read as follows.

    Any person violating any of the provisions of this article shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor; and upon conviction thereof, shall be punished as provided in section 1-8 of this Code, but in no event shall be punished by a fine of less than fifty dollars ($50.00).

(Code 1964, § 7.350; Ord. No. 12912 § 1, 3-18-91)