Wilkinson County, Georgia

 

AN ORDINANCE OF THE BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS OF WILKINSON COUNTY, GEORGIA, FOR THE ENACTMENT OF AN ORDINANCE RELATING TO THE OFFENSE OF DISORDERLY CONDUCT IN UNINCORPORATED AREAS OF WILKINSON COUNTY, GEORGIA, TO PROVIDE PENALTIES FOR VIOLATIONS OF SAID ORDINANCE, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES.

BE IT RESOLVED by the Board of Commissioners of Wilkinson County, Georgia, pursuant to the authority of O.C.G.A. 36-1-20 is hereby resolved by authority of same, as follows:

  1. Any person who shall engage in any violent, tumultuous, offensive or disorderly conduct; by threatening, challenging to fight or fighting, or by using obscene, offensive, profane or unseemly language to the annoyance, disturbance or vexation of another, shall be guilty of disorderly conduct.
  2. Jurisdiction over the prosecution of any such offenses shall be in the Magistrate Court of Wilkinson County, Georgia.
  3. Any person convicted of disorderly conduct shall be punished by payment of a fine not exceeding $500.00 or imprisonment in the County Jail for a term not exceeding sixty (60) days, or both.
  4. All ordinances or parts thereof in conflict herewith are hereby repealed.

Adopted this 6th day of August 1985 by the Wilkinson County Board of Commissioners.

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