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ORDINANCE NS-1088 AMENDING THE SANTA ANA <br />MUNICIPAL CODE BY AMENDING SECTION 36-27 <br />THEREOF PERTAINING TO OVERTIME PARKING <br /> <br /> THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF SANTA ANA DOES ORDAIN AS <br />FOLLOWS: <br /> <br /> SECTION 1: That Section 36-27 of the Santa Ana Municipal <br />Code is hereby amended to read in words and figures, as follows: <br /> <br />(a) It shall he the duty of each police officer to take the <br />number of any vehicle or thing parked, placed, ranked, stored, <br />or left in violation of any of the provisions of this article; <br />the state vehicle license of such vehicle; the time and date <br />of such overparking; and the make of such vehicle; and to <br />issue, in writing, a citation for said violation in the same <br />form and subject to the same procedure provided for by the <br />ordinances of the city and the laws of the state applicable <br />to the traffic violation within the city. <br /> <br />(b) Any operator or owner of a vehicle to whom a citation <br />has been issued for any violation of any of the provisions <br />of this chapter, except as otherwise provided in this chapter, <br />involving parking of such vehicle in a place where parking <br />is lawfully permitted for a period of time longer than the <br />lawful maximum period for such place where such vehicle is <br />parked, may, on or before the appearance date set out on <br />such citation, pay to the court as bail, as a penalty for, <br />and in full satisfaction of such violation, the sum of <br />three dollars ($3.00). Said payment may be made in person or <br />by mailing the same to the clerk of the municipal court, <br />Orange County, within said period. Any such owner or operator <br />failing to make such payment within said period and any person <br />violating any other provision of this chapter shall he deemed <br />guilty of a misdemeanor and upon conviction thereof shall <br />be punished by a fine of not less than three dollar~ ($3.00) <br />nor more than fifty dollars ($50.00), or by imprisonment <br />in the county jail for not more than five (5) days or by both <br />such fine and imprisonment. <br /> <br /> (c) Any operator or owner of a vehicle to whom a citation <br />has been issued for any violation of any of the provisions of <br />this chapter for which no provision for the posting of bail <br />in full satisfaction of which violation has been made in subsec- <br />tion (b) of this section~' may, prior to the appearance date <br />set out on such citation, deposit with the magistrate of said <br />municipal court, such bail as the magistrate shall fix as <br />reasonably sufficient. Thereafter, at the time when the case <br />is called for arraignment before the magistrate, if the <br />defendant shall not appear, either in person Or by counsel, <br />the magistrate may declare the bail forfeited and in his <br />discretion, order that no further proceedings shall be had in <br />such case. All proceedings and things not expressly provided <br />for in this sub-section (c) shall he done in accordance with <br />the provisions of sections 40500, 40501 and 40502 of the state <br />vehicle code as the same now exists or may hereafter be amended. <br /> <br /> SECTION 2: That this ordinance shall take effect thirty days <br />from and after the date of its adoption. <br /> <br />-1- <br /> <br /> <br />