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File #: 180699    Version: 0 Name:
Type: Bill Status: ENACTED
File created: 6/21/2018 In control: Committee on Public Safety
On agenda: Final action: 10/25/2018
Title: Amending Title 10 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "Regulation of Individual Conduct and Activity," by amending Section 10-615, entitled "Disorderly Conduct and Related Offenses," and Chapter 10-2100, entitled "Marijuana Possession," to provide for certain additional offenses to be enforceable by civil penalties; under certain terms and conditions.
Sponsors: Councilmember Jones
Indexes: MARIJUANA POSSESSION
Attachments: 1. CertifiedCopy18069900.pdf
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsVideo
11/14/20180 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Not available
10/25/20180 CITY COUNCIL READ AND PASSEDPass15:1 Action details Not available
10/18/20180 CITY COUNCIL SUSPEND THE RULES OF THE COUNCILPass  Action details Not available
10/18/20180 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PLACED ON THIS DAY`S FIRST READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
10/18/20180 CITY COUNCIL READ AND ORDERED PLACED ON NEXT WEEK'S SECOND READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
10/16/20180 Committee on Public Safety HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Not available
10/16/20180 Committee on Public Safety HEARING HELD   Action details Not available
10/16/20180 Committee on Public Safety REPORTED FAVORABLY, RULE SUSPENSION REQUESTED   Action details Not available
6/21/20180 CITY COUNCIL Introduced and ReferredPass  Action details Not available
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Amending Title 10 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "Regulation of Individual Conduct and Activity," by amending Section 10-615, entitled "Disorderly Conduct and Related Offenses," and Chapter 10-2100, entitled "Marijuana Possession," to provide for certain additional offenses to be enforceable by civil penalties; under certain terms and conditions.

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THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA HEREBY ORDAINS:

SECTION 1. Title 10 of The Philadelphia Code is hereby amended to read as follows:

TITLE 10. REGULATION OF INDIVIDUAL CONDUCT AND ACTIVITY

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§ 10-615. Disorderly Conduct and Related Offenses.

(1) Definitions. The following definitions shall apply to this Section:

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(d) "Defiant trespass." Entering or remaining in any place, with knowledge that one is not licensed or privileged to do so, as to which notice against trespass is given by:

(i) actual communication to the actor by an owner, employee or agent of an owner, or a law enforcement officer;

(ii) posting in a manner prescribed by law or reasonably noticeable by intruders; or

(iii) fencing or other enclosure manifestly designed to exclude intruders.

(2) Prohibited Conduct.

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(e) Disrupting a lawful meeting or procession. No person shall, with intent to prevent or disrupt a lawful meeting, procession or gathering, disturb or interrupt it.

(f) Defiant trespass. No person shall engage in defiant trespass as defined in this Section 10-615.

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(3) Penalties.

The penalty for violation of § 10-615(2)(a)[, (b), (c) or (d)] through (f) shall be a fine of one hundred dollars ($100).

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CHAPTER 10-2100. MARIJUANA POSSESSION

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§ 10-2102. Purchase, Possession or Smoking of a Small Amount of Marijuana.

(1) So long as marijuana shall be listed as a controlled substance in "The Con...

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