Legislation # 10-0197 Enactment Number 10-0013
Type Ordinance - Coded Effective Date none
Introduction Date 5/12/2010
Title Ordinance To Amend And Reenact Chapter 2 “Administration”, Article IV. “Finance Generally”, Section 2-135 “Fee For Passing Bad Checks To City” Of The Code of the City of Hampton, Virginia To Increase The Fee Imposed From $20 To $35.
 
Legislation History 10-0197
DateNotice Of ActionDescription
10/14/2010 Enactment Number 10-0013
5/12/2010 Adopted
5/3/2010 Received By Clerk's Office
 
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Legislation Text 10-0197

 

City of Hampton, Virginia

Ordinance - Coded

22 Lincoln Street

Hampton, VA 23669

www.hampton.gov

 

File Number: 10-0197

 

Enactment Number: 10-0013

 

Ordinance To Amend And Reenact Chapter 2 Administration, Article IV. Finance Generally, Section 2-135 Fee For Passing Bad Checks To City Of The Code of the City of Hampton, Virginia To Increase The Fee Imposed From $20 To $35.

 

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. 2-135. Fee for passing bad checks to city.

There is hereby imposed a fee, in the sum of thirty-five dollars ($35.00), for the uttering, publishing or passing of any check, draft, or order for payment of taxes or any other sums due the city or the treasurer thereof, which is subsequently returned for insufficient funds or because there is no account or the account has been closed, or because such check, draft, or order was returned because of a stop-payment order placed in bad faith on the check, draft, or order by the drawer. Such fee shall be added to the tax or other sum due and shall be in addition to all taxes, penalties, interest and other sums otherwise due.

State law referenceAuthority for above section, Code of Virginia, 15.2-106.

 

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