Borough of Roselle, NJ
Union County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the Borough of Roselle 7-29-1960 by Ord. No. 1037.[1] Section 35-3 amended at time of adoption of Code; see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Article I. Other amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Littering and handbills — See Ch. 78A, Art. I.
Newspapers — See Ch. 81.
Peddling and soliciting — See Ch. 85.
[1]
Editor's Note: The provisions of this chapter are derived from Article IV, Chapter 7 of the Revised Ordinances of the Borough of Roselle adopted 7-29-1960 as Ord. No. 1037.
No person shall distribute or cause to be distributed upon or strew about any public street or public place any newspaper, paper, periodical, book, magazine, circular, card, pamphlet or sample of medicine.
No person shall distribute or cause to be distributed to the occupants of any house, or place or cause to be placed in or on any wagon or automobile or in the vestibule or yards or upon the porch or doorstep of any house or other buildings, any newspaper, paper, periodical, book, magazine, circular, card, pamphlet or sample of medicine which has not been previously ordered by the persons in occupation of the house where such material shall be distributed or placed.
[Amended 1-8-1975 by Ord. No. 1338]
Any person violating any provisions of this chapter shall, upon conviction thereof, be fined in a sum not exceeding five hundred dollars ($500.) or imprisoned in the county jail for a period not exceeding ninety (90) days, or both.
[Amended 10-12-1970 by Ord. No. 1250;[1] 10-26-1983 by Ord. No. 1588; 11-28-1984 by Ord. No. 1617; 3-27-1985 by Ord. No. 1621; 6-13-1990 by Ord. No. 1796]
The provisions of this chapter shall not apply to the distribution of material when said distribution is conducted by a duly organized religious, political or charitable organization, provided that all persons distributing such material are registered with the Police Department and distribution is limited to the hours between 9:00 a.m. and 9:00 p.m. on weekdays and 12:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. on weekends and holidays. No person shall, without the permission of the owner or occupant of the place where it has been delivered, remove material lawfully distributed in compliance with the provisions of this section.
[1]
Editor's Note: Ord. No. 1250, adopted 10-12-1970, adopted supplements to the Revised Ordinances of the Borough of Roselle adopted 7-29-1960 as Ord. No. 1037.