Police Offenses Act (repealed)
The nation’s Parliament passed the Police Offenses Act in 1928. It remained in force until a new Act was passed in 1981. The old Police Offenses Act covered a raft of misdemeanors. It was, for example, an offense to allow a mare to be mated within site of a public road. Why it was all…
Spitting is prohibited on sidewalks.
11.16.080 Spitting in public conveyances. A. It is unlawful for any person to spit upon any part of a public conveyance. B. Public conveyances shall have signs conspicuously displayed, stating in substance that it is a violation of law and decency to spit in the conveyance.
Tanning bed facilities must warn of the risk of getting a sunburn.
136D.4 Warning signs–written warning statements. 1. A tanning facility shall post the following warning signs that describe the hazards associated with the use of tanning devices: a. A warning sign in a conspicuous location readily visible to persons entering the establishment. The signs shall comply with rules adopted by the department. b. A warning sign…
All houses much have white picket fences and full-width, two-story porches.
Seaside is a planned city that was intended to reflect 19th-century architecture. These stipulations are merely two among the many the city planners have devised that have led to the development of a city that looks somewhat like a Disney World resort.