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No one may attempt to cause someone to think that their property may be subjected to “offensive physical contact”.

14.24.040 Offensive Physical Contact Prohibited.

(Added by Ord. No. 159474 effective April 6, 1987.)

A. No person shall cause or attempt to cause another person reasonably to apprehend that they will be subjected to any offensive physical contact either to their person or to personal property in their immediate possession.

B. Violation of this Section is subject to a maximum $500 fine and/or 10 days in jail.

1. In lieu of the penalty provided for above, a judge may sentence a person found in violation of this Section to community service for such period as is provided for misdemeanors pursuant to ORS 137.126 to ORS 137.129.

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