Legislation # 10-0198 Enactment Number 10-0014
Type Ordinance - Coded Effective Date none
Introduction Date 5/12/2010
Title Ordinance To Amend And Reenact Chapter 29 “Police”, Article I. “In General”, Section 29-4 “Provision Of Certain Records And Services; Fees” Of The Code Of The City of Hampton, Virginia To Increase The Fees Imposed For Certain Police Division Services.
 
Legislation History 10-0198
DateNotice Of ActionDescription
10/14/2010 Enactment Number 10-0014
5/12/2010 Adopted
5/3/2010 Received By Clerk's Office
 
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Legislation Text 10-0198

 

City of Hampton, Virginia

Ordinance - Coded

22 Lincoln Street

Hampton, VA 23669

www.hampton.gov

 

File Number: 10-0198

 

Enactment Number: 10-0014

 

Ordinance To Amend And Reenact Chapter 29 Police, Article I. In General, Section 29-4 Provision Of Certain Records And Services; Fees Of The Code Of The City of Hampton, Virginia To Increase The Fees Imposed For Certain Police Division Services.

 

BE IT ORDAINED by the Council of the City of Hampton, Virginia, that the Code of the City of Hampton, Virginia, be amended to read as follows:

 

Sec. 29-4. Provision of certain records and services; fees.

 

(a) Unless otherwise prohibited by law, the police division is authorized to: furnish copies of accident reports; furnish photocopies of offense reports (first page, front only); furnish photographs of motor vehicle accidents (after disposition by the court of any related criminal charges); make criminal record checks and reports (local records only); take finger prints of individuals on request; and allow viewing of offense reports.

 

(b) Reports of motor vehicle accidents and related photographs shall be furnished only to persons involved or injured in the accident or by such person's attorney and to any authorized representative of an insurance carrier reasonably anticipating exposure to civil liability as a consequence of the accident. Copies of offense reports and inspection thereof shall be furnished or permitted only to persons having a legitimate interest therein as determined by the chief of police or his designee.

 

(c) For the above services, fees shall be charged as follows:

 

(1) Photocopy of accident report $10.00

 

(2) Photocopy of offense report $10.00

 

(3) Criminal history check by name with copy (local record only) $15.00

 

(4) Finger printing of individuals on request (per card) $10.00

 

(5) Photographs:

3 X 5 (each print) $10.00

8 X 10 (each print) $12.00

State law referencePublic record exemptions, Code of Virginia, 2.2-3705.1 et seq.

 

Adopted at the regular meeting of the City Council of the City of Hampton, Virginia held on May 12, 2010.

 

This ordinance shall be effective and the charges applied to billings made by the City of Hampton, Virginia on and after July 1, 2010.

 

 

 

Signed by ____________________________ Date _________________

Molly Joseph Ward, Mayor

 

 

 

 

Attested by ____________________________ Date _________________

Katherine K. Glass

Clerk of the Council