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] Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Coin-operated amusement devices — See Ch. 39.
Pool and billiard rooms — See Ch. 88.
Motion-picture theaters — See Ch. 108.
Zoning — See Ch. 118.
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Editor's Note: The provisions of this chapter are derived from Article VI, Chapter 7 of the Revised Ordinances of the Borough of Roselle adopted 7-29-1960 as Ord. No. 1037.
It shall be unlawful to conduct for any price, gain or reward any place of public amusement commonly known as miniature golf courses or links in which the game of golf or games similar thereto may be played without first having obtained a license to do so.
An application for a license to pursue such business shall be filed with the Borough Clerk and shall show the name of the applicant, post office address, the location and description of the premises where the business is to be conducted, a statement of the nature of the game or games to be conducted thereon and such other information as the Council shall deem necessary or proper.
Every such license shall be kept upon the premises where such public amusement is conducted during the hours that the same shall be in operation, and shall be exhibited to any police officer at his request. Such license shall in its face disclose the name and post office address of the licensee, the nature of the game or games to be played upon the premises and the number of the license.
The license required by this chapter shall be issued to and in the name of the proprietor of the premises where the aforesaid games are played, and shall be issued for one (1) year from the first day of January of the year of such issuance.
The fee for such license shall be one hundred dollars ($100.), payable at the time such license is issued. Upon application to the Council, the Council may in its discretion transfer a license from person to person or from one premises to another and the fee for such transfer shall be twenty-five dollars ($25.).
No miniature golf course shall be open between 12:00 midnight and 8:00 a.m. the following morning.
Any license issued under the provisions of this chapter may be suspended or revoked by the Mayor and Council, after notice and hearing, for cause.
A person other than a corporation violating any of the provisions of this chapter shall, upon conviction thereof, be subject to a fine not exceeding one hundred dollars ($100.) or to imprisonment in the county jail for a period not exceeding twenty (20) days. A corporation violating any of the provisions of this chapter shall, upon conviction thereof, be subject to a fine not exceeding one hundred dollars ($100.). Each day a violation of this chapter continues shall constitute a separate offense.