City of Binghamton, New York

Drug-Free Zones

Ordinance Part: 
Code of Ordinances Part 1. Administrative Legislation



[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Council of the City of Binghamton 9-19-1994 by Ord. No. 102-94 (Ch. 14, § 14-13, of the 1970 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]


Parks and recreation -- See Ch. 301.


§ 46-1.  Drug-free zones designated.

The Council of the City hereby declares that all schools and parks located within the City of Binghamton be designated drug-free zones. 


§ 46-2.  Maximum penalties.

The Council is hereby requesting from all judges, magistrates, and justices that anyone convicted of using or selling illegal drugs in Binghamton City schools or on school property, or in any park located in the City of Binghamton, be given the maximum penalty allowed under New York State laws. 


§ 46-3.  Signage.

The Council authorizes all school districts and the City of Binghamton to place the appropriate signs in all Binghamton City schools and parks declaring them drug-free zones.