Township of Winslow, NJ
Camden County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Committee of the Township of Winslow: Art. I, 8-28-70 by Ord. No. 0-11-70 as Art. I of Ch. 26 of the 1970 Code of the Township of Winslow; Art. II, 8-28-70 by Ord. No. 0-11-70 as Art. II of Ch. 26 of the 1970 Code of the Township of Winslow. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Amusement devices — See Ch. 80.
[Adopted 8-28-70 by Ord. No. 0-11-70 as Art. I of Ch. 26 of the 1970 Code of the Township of Winslow[1]]
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This legislation was originally adopted 5-12-54 by resolution.
The Municipal Clerk be and he is hereby authorized and directed to license, as hereinafter provided for, all bona fide organizations and associations to hold and operate games of chance of and restricted to the specific kind of game of chance known as "bingo" or "lotto," as provided in P.L. 1954, c. 6. See N.J.S.A. 5:8-24 through 8-49.11.
All applications for such licenses shall be filed with the Clerk of the Township of Winslow in writing and on forms prescribed by the rules and regulations duly adopted from time to time by the Legalized Games of Chance Control Commission of the State of New Jersey.
[Amended 3-25-87 by Ord. No. 0-5-87; 3-25-03 by Ord. No. 0-12-03]
The Township Committee is hereby charged with the duty to make or cause to be made the required investigation of the qualifications of each applicant for such license and the merits of each application for such license, with due expedition after the filing of the application. If the Township Committee shall determine that the applicant is duly qualified to hold, operate and conduct games of chance under the provisions of said law, the Township Committee shall so certify by resolution to the Township Clerk of the Township of Winslow, who shall issue such license upon the payment of a license fee or fees of ten dollars ($10.) for each occasion upon which any game or games are to be conducted under such license. All "qualified organizations" as defined in N.J.A.C. 13:47-1.1 shall be exempt from the payment of the local municipal ten dollar ($10.) fee.
No license issued as herein provided shall be effective for a period longer than one (1) year, and all such licenses shall expire on December 31 of each year.
[Amended 10-27-72 by Ord. No. 0-14-72]
Games of chance may be conducted under any license issued pursuant to the provisions of said Act on the first day of the week, commonly known and designated as "Sunday," the conduct of which is hereby authorized and permitted to be held on the first day of the week, commonly known and designated as "Sunday."
No person under the age of eighteen (18) years shall be permitted to participate in any game or games of chance held, operated or conducted pursuant to any license issued as herein provided.
No game or games of chance shall be held, operated or conducted under any license issued as herein provided oftener than six (6) days in any one (1) calendar month or in any room or outdoor area where alcoholic beverages are sold or served during the progress of the game or games.
All such game or games of chance shall be held, operated or conducted, and all licensees shall keep the necessary books and file the required reports, as provided by said law and the rules and regulations duly adopted from time to time by the said Legalized Games of Chance Control Commission of the State of New Jersey.
[Adopted 8-28-70 by Ord. No. 0-11-70 as Art. II of Ch. 26 of the 1970 Code of the Township of Winslow[1]]
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Editor's Note: This legislation was originally adopted 5-12-54 by resolution.
The Municipal Clerk be and he is hereby authorized and directed to license, as hereinafter provided for, all bona fide organizations and associations to hold and operate games of chance of and restricted to the specific kind of game of chance known as "raffle" or "raffles," as provided in P.L. 1954, c. 5.[1]
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Editor's Note: See N.J.S.A. 5:8-50 through 8-77.
All applications for such licenses shall be filed with the Clerk of the Township of Winslow in writing and on the forms prescribed by the rules and regulations duly adopted from time to time by the Legalized Games of Chance Control Commission of the State of New Jersey.
[Amended 3-25-87 by Ord. No. 0-5-87]
The Township Committee is hereby charged with the duty to make or cause to be made the required investigations of the qualifications of each applicant for such license and the merits of each application for such license, with due expedition after the filing of the application. If the Township Committee shall determine that the applicant is duly qualified to hold, operate and conduct game of chance under the provisions of said law, the Township Committee shall so certify by resolution to the Municipal Clerk of the Township of Winslow, who shall issue such license upon the payment of a license fee of five dollars ($5.) for all raffles concurrently held, without a drawing, at one (1) location on any one (1) day or any series of consecutive days no exceeding six (6) in any one (1) week and, unless the prizes are in cash, a license fee payment of ten dollars ($10.) for each one thousand dollars ($1,000.) of the value of the prizes above the original one thousand dollars ($1,000.) value of prizes awarded in each raffle with respect to which tickets or rights to participate may be sold in advance of the occasion of the drawing or allotment of prizes.
No license issued as herein provided shall be effective for a period longer than one (1) year, and all such licenses shall expire on December 31 of each year.
[Amended 10-27-72 by Ord. No. 0-14-72]
Games of chance may be conducted under any license issued pursuant to the provisions of said Act on the first day of the week, commonly known and designated as "Sunday," the conduct of which is hereby authorized and permitted to be held on the first day of the week, commonly known and designated as "Sunday."
No person under the age of eighteen (18) years shall be permitted to participate in any game or games of chance held, operated or conducted pursuant to any license issued as herein provided.
No game or games of chance shall be held, operated or conducted under any license issued as herein provided oftener than six (6) days in any one (1) calendar month or in any room or outdoor area where alcoholic beverages are sold or served during the progress of the game or games.
All such game or games of chance shall be held, operated or conducted, and all licensees shall keep the necessary books and file the required reports, as provided by said law and the rules and regulations duly adopted from time to time by the said Legalized Games of Chance Control Commission of the State of New Jersey.