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43. 21-447AUGUST 24, 2021 21-447 ORDINANCE FIRST READING (CARRIED LOST LAID OVER WITHDRAWN ) PURPOSE: AMEND ORDINANCE FOR MARIJUANA POSSESSION PENALTIES - ADULT INITIATED BY: CITY ADMINISTRATION A GENERAL ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF OSHKOSH REPEALING AND CREATING SECTION 17-46(K) OF THE CITY OF OSHKOSH MUNICIPAL CODE PERTAINING TO PENALTY FOR MARIJUANA POSSESSION — ADULT WHEREAS, the City of Oshkosh pursuant to authority granted by Wisconsin State Statute Section 66.0107 has adopted an ordinance prohibiting the possession of marijuana; and WHEREAS, the Common Council of the City of Oshkosh wishes to reduce the forfeiture amount for possession of marijuana by adults as an ordinance violation within the City of Oshkosh. NOW, THEREFORE, the Common Council of the City of Oshkosh do ordain as follows: SECTION 1. That Section 17-46(K) pertaining to penalty for possession of marijuana by adults is hereby repealed and recreated to read as follows: (K) A forfeiture of not less than seventy-five dollars ($75.00), together with the costs of prosecution for a violation of the following: Section 17-1 adopting §961.41(3g) Wis. Stats. SECTION 2. This ordinance shall be in full force and effect from and after its passage, and publication. AUGUST 24, 2021 21-447 ORDINANCE FIRST READING CONT'D SECTION 3. Publication Notice. Please take notice that the City of Oshkosh enacted ordinance #20- AMEND ORDINANCE FOR MARIJUANA POSSESSION PENALTIES - ADULT (A GENERAL ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF OSHKOSH REPEALING AND CREATING SECTION 17-46(K) OF THE CITY OF OSHKOSH MUNICIPAL CODE PERTAINING TO PENALTY FOR MARIJUANA POSSESSION — ADULT) on September 14, 2021. The ordinance revises the City's penalty for violation of the ordinance pertaining to adult possession of marijuana to seventy-five dollars ($75.00) plus the costs of prosecution. The full text of the ordinance may be obtained at the Office of the City Clerk, 215 Church Avenue and through the City's website at www.ci.oshkosh.wi.us. Clerk's phone: 920/236-5011.