Sports, Racing, and Athletics

Athletic Games on Sunday

SECTION 41-6-6

§ 41-6-6. Objections of neighboring landowners – Proximity to churches.

No license shall be granted under the provisions of this chapter for athletic games to be played in the open air where the owners of the greater part of the land within two hundred feet (200') of the area or enclosed ground where athletic games are to be played shall make, in writing, a remonstrance to the licensing authorities within six (6) days after the date of the first publication of the notice of the application, or within such further time as the licensing authorities may require. No license shall be granted for any area or enclosed ground within five hundred feet (500') of any church or chapel.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1919, ch. 1724, § 4; G.L. 1923, ch. 129, § 21; P.L. 1928, ch. 1154, § 4; G.L. 1938, ch. 362, § 22; G.L. 1956, § 41-6-6.)