Ordinance # 8-1-87


Failure to Maintain Control


BE IT ORDAINED by the Mayor and Board of Aldermen of the City of Horn Lake, Mississippi as follows:


A.    Any action(s) of a vehicle either while in motion or having been involved in an accident that would cause a reasonable person to believe that the operator of said vehicle does not or did not have complete control of that vehicle while observed moving or did not have control of said vehicle at the time of an accident, the operator shall be charged with Failure to Maintain Control.

B.    If the above conditions are observed, the operator of said vehicle will be charged with Failure to Maintain Control under City of Horn Lake ordinance Number 8-1-87 and upon conviction shall be punished by a fine of not more than one hundred dollars ($100.00) or by imprisonment in the county jail for not more than thirty (3) days for both.


Dated this the 6th day of August, 1987.