Town of Cohasset, MA
Norfolk County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Meeting of the Town of Cohasset as Art. VII, §§ 17 and 18, of the 1988 General Bylaws. Amendments noted where applicable.]
No person shall engage in the business of collecting or purchasing junk, scrap metals, or secondhand articles in the Town without a license from the Board of Selectmen.
No person shall deal in or keep a shop for the purchase, sale, or barter of junk, scrap metal, or secondhand articles, nor shall any person use any building, enclosure, or other structure for the storage, sale, or keeping of rags, waste paper stock, or other flammable material without a license from the Board of Selectmen.
[Amended 4-30-2018 ATM by Art. 18]
Whoever acts as a collector of, dealer in or keeper of a shop for the purchase, sale or barter of junk, old metals or secondhand articles without a license, or in any other place or manner than that designated in his license or after notice to him that his license has been revoked, or violates any rule, regulation or restriction adopted by the Board of Selectmen pursuant to MGL c. 140, § 54, shall forfeit $20.