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Introduced by: Borough Manager <br /> ,Requested by: Community Development <br /> 1 Department <br /> 2 Drafted by: Community Development <br /> Department <br /> 3 Introduced: 09/18/2014 <br /> 4 Public Hearing: 10/02/2014 <br /> 5 Adopted: 10/02/2014 <br /> 6 <br /> 7 KODIAK ISLAND BOROUGH <br /> 8 ORDINANCE NO. FY2015-06 <br /> 9 <br /> 10 AN ORDINANCE OF THE ASSEMBLY OF THE KODIAK ISLAND <br /> I I BOROUGH AMENDING TITLES 1, 6, B, 9, AND 10 OF THE KODIAK <br /> 12 ISLAND BOROUGH CODE TO IMPLEMENT THE ALASKA UNIFORM <br /> 13 CITATION PROCEDURE FOR CERTAIN VIOLATIONS OF BOROUGH <br /> 14 CODE <br /> 15 <br /> 16 WHEREAS, as a second class borough, the Kodiak Island Borough exercises certain <br /> 17 enforcement powers, which include the ability to levy fines and penalties in accordance <br /> 18 with the Kodiak Island Borough Code; and <br /> 19 <br /> 20 WHEREAS, the Kodiak Island Borough Code contains references and authority to levy <br /> 21 fines and penalties in Title 1 General Provisions, Title 6 Animals, Title 8 Health and Safety, <br /> 22 Title 9 Public Peace, Morals and Welfare, and Title 10 Vehicles and Traffic; and <br /> 23 <br /> 24 WHEREAS, KIBC Chapters 1.20, 6:04, 8.20, 8.25, 8.40, 9.10, and 10.10 each contain <br /> 25 references to fines for violations of Borough Code; and <br /> 26 <br /> 27 WHEREAS, fines for violations of Borough Code are currently listed in the Schedule of <br /> 28 Fees that is adopted by resolution by the Borough Assembly, generally in conjunction with <br /> 29 the annual budget process; and <br /> 30 <br /> 31 WHEREAS, the aforementioned chapters also refer to issuance of citations, and there is <br /> 32 currently no court recognized citation process available to Borough officials; and <br /> 33 <br /> 34 WHEREAS, the Borough Code does not presently contain specific references to a <br /> 35 "Schedule of Fines" adopted by the Borough Assembly; and <br /> 36 <br /> 37 WHEREAS, AS 29.25.070 requires that the schedule of fines adopted by the Borough <br /> 38 must be listed in the uniform table of minor offences maintained by the Alaska court <br /> 39 system, and <br /> 40 <br /> 41 WHEREAS, the Alaska State Legislature requires all citations for minor offenses be <br /> 42 processed in accordance with AS 12.25.175, the Uniform Citation format and procedures; <br /> 43 and <br /> 44 <br /> 45 WHEREAS, the Borough Assembly held a work session on March 27, 2014 to discuss <br /> 46 enforcement policy and a majority of of those present supported moving forward to <br /> 47 implement the Alaska Uniform Citation process, format, and procedures for certain <br /> Kodiak Island Borough, Alaska Ordinance No, FY2015-06 <br /> Page 1 of 2 <br />