AN ACT INCREASING THE MAXIMUM AMOUNT OF FINES WHICH MAY BE IMPOSED FOR VIOLATIONS OF ORDINANCES IN THE CITY OF BOSTON.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
SECTION 1. Section 35 of chapter 448 of the acts of 1854, as
amended by chapter 78 of the acts of 1976, is hereby further
amended by striking out the second sentence and inserting in place thereof
the following sentence:- More especially they shall have power to make all
such needful and statutory by-laws or ordinances, not inconsistent with the
laws of this commonwealth, as towns by the laws of this commonwealth have
power to make and establish, and to annex penalties not exceeding three
hundred dollars for the breach thereof, which by-laws and ordinances shall
take effect and be in force from and after the time therein respectively
limited, without the sanction or confirmation of any court or other
SECTION 2. This act shall take effect upon its passage.