Stinson Beach
County Water District

TITLE V GARBAGE REGULATIONS

CHAPTER 5.01 ADMINISTRATIVE PROVISIONS

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Sections:

5.01.010  Purpose
5.01.100  Title, Citation and Reference
5.01.200  Application
5.01.204  Title, Citation and Reference
5.01.300  Violation of Regulations Prohibited
5.01.400  Penalties; Abatement
5.01.900  Severability

5.01.010 Purpose:
The purpose of these regulations is to implement the provisions of Article 9, Chapter 1, Part 5, Division 12 of the Water Code of the State of California (Sections 31135 et seq.) authorizing the District to acquire, construct, and operate facilities for, or to contract with others for, the collection and disposal of garbage, waste, and trash of the District and its inhabitants; and further, to regulate sanitation services and to regulate the placement of disposal of waste materials in order to prevent the contamination or pollution of the surface waters of the District. (California Water Code § 31135, 31145)

5.01.100 Title, Citation and Reference:
These regulations shall be known as the "Garbage Regulations of Stinson Beach County Water District," may be cited as "Garbage Regulations" and will be referred to herein as "these regulations."

5.01.200 Scope:
These regulations establish the terms and conditions for the accumulation, collections, and disposition of refuse in the Stinson Beach County Water District.

5.01.204 Exemptions
These regulations shall not be applicable to the Government of the United States, State of California, or any instrumentality or political subdivision thereof.

5.01.300 Penalties:
Any person violating any of the provisions of these Regulations shall be guilty of a misdemeanor and, upon conviction thereof, shall be punished by imprisonment in the County Jail for not exceeding 30 days, or by a fine not exceeding three hundred ($300.00) dollars, or by both such fine and imprisonment.

5.01.400 Citations:
Citations for violation of these Regulations may be issued by Deputy Sheriffs of the County of Marin, members of the California Highway Patrol, County Health Officers and Officers and Employees of the Stinson Beach County Water District in lieu of arrest as provided in Sections 845.6, 853.7 and 853.8 of the California Penal Code as it may be hereinafter amended.

5.01.990 Severability:
Severability. If any section, subsection, paragraph, sentence, clause or phrase of these regulations is for any reason held to be invalid or unconstitutional, such invalidity or constitutionality of the remaining portions of these Regulations, it being hereby expressly declared that these Regulations and each section, subsection, paragraph, sentence, clause and phrase thereof would have been adopted irrespective of the fact that any one or more other section, subsection, paragraph, sentence, clause or phrase be declared invalid or unconstitutional.