Borough of Netcong, NJ
Morris County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the Borough of Netcong 7-11-1972 as Ch. 39 of the 1972 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Peace and good order — See Ch. 220.

§ 131-1 Prohibited conduct.

It shall be unlawful for any person, either for himself or as agent or representative of another person, or as an officer or agent of any corporation, or as a member of a partnership, with intent to defraud, to make, draw, utter or deliver any check, draft or order for the payment of money in a sum not in excess of $100, upon any bank or other depository, knowing at the time of so doing that the maker or drawer has no funds or insufficient funds in or credit with such bank or other depository for the payment in full of such instrument upon its presentation although no express representation is made in reference thereto.

§ 131-2 Rules of evidence.

The making, drawing, uttering or delivering of a check, draft or order as stated in the foregoing section shall be prima facie evidence of intent to defraud, and the certificate of protest of nonpayment of same shall be presumptive evidence that there were no funds or insufficient funds in or credit with such bank or other depository and that the person making, drawing, uttering or delivering the instrument knew that there were no funds or insufficient funds in or credit with such bank or other depository.

§ 131-3 Violations and penalties.

[Amended 8-10-2006 by Ord. No. 2006-20]
Any person, firm, or corporation violating any of the provisions of this chapter shall be subject to such penalties as are provided for in Article I of Chapter 1 of the Code of the Borough of Netcong.