Township of Freehold, NJ
Monmouth County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Committee of the Township of Freehold as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Amusements — See Ch. 75.
[Adopted by Ord. No. O-78-27 (§ 7-10 of the Revised General Ordinances)

§ 171-1 Findings.

A. 
The Township has received several requests for the holding of legalized games of chance on Sunday within the Township.
B. 
Before approving the holding of such legalized games of chance on Sunday, the Township Committee by law must pass the appropriate ordinance.
C. 
The proceeds of such games in the past have been utilized to sponsor charitable and humanitarian causes.
D. 
It is the opinion of the Township Committee that the holding of such games will not be detrimental to the interests of the residents of the Township.

§ 171-2 Games of chance on Sunday permitted.

The Township Committee ordains that legalized games of chance on Sunday shall be allowed within the Township subject to such approvals of the Township Committee as are required by law.

§ 171-3 Filing of copy of chapter with state.

A copy of this chapter, certified to be a true copy, shall be forwarded to the Legalized Games of Chance Commission of the State of New Jersey.
[Adopted 12-22-2009 by Ord. No. O-09-39[1]]
[1]
Editor's Note: The provisions of this local law were originally adopted as Ch. 80 but were redesignated to fit into the organizational structure of the Code.

§ 171-4 Authorization to approve licenses.

The Township Clerk of the Township of Freehold is hereby authorized and delegated the authority to approve the granting of raffle and bingo licenses to be held in the Township of Freehold.