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County: Atlantic, Cape May, Cumberland
Printed In: The Press of Atlantic City, Pleasantville
Printed On: 2014/11/29
TOWNSHIP OF MULLICA
ORDINANCE NO. 13-2014
AN ORDINANCE ADOPTING CHAPTER 170, PEACE AND GOOD ORDER, OF THE CODE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF MULLICA, COUNTY OF ATLANTIC, STATE OF NEW JERSEY
NOTICE OF PENDING ORDINANCE
The ordinance published herewith was introduced and passed upon first reading at a meeting of the Township Committee of the Township of Mullica, in the County of Atlantic, New Jersey, held November 25, 2014.
It will be further considered for final passage after public hearing thereon, at a meeting of said Township Committee to be held in the Municipal Building in said Township on December 9, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. and during the week prior to and including the date of such meeting, copies of said ordinance will be made available at the Clerk's Office in said Municipal Building to the members of the general public who shall request same.
WHEREAS, the Township of
Committee of the Township of Mullica is hereby dedicated to improving and preserving the appearance of the Township for the betterment of the community; and
WHEREAS, the Township
Committee wises to adopt the following as Chapter 170, Peace and Good Order.
BE IT ORDAINED, by the Township Committee of the Township of Mullica, in the County of Atlantic and Sate of New Jersey, the following Chapter, Peace and Good Order be added to the Code of the Township of Mullica, County of Atlantic, State of New Jersey.
CHAPTER 170: PEACE AND GOOD ORDER
170-1 Houses of Ill Repute.
No person shall keep or maintain a disorderly house or a house of ill fame or allow or permit any house, shop, store or other building owned or occupied by him or her to be used as a disorderly house or house of ill fame or to be frequented or resorted to by riotous or disorderly persons, prostitutes, gamblers or vagrants.
170-2 Maintaining or Frequenting Gaming Houses; Cockfights
No person shall set up, keep or maintain or permit to be set up, kept or maintained, in any house or premises, any faro table, faro bank, roulette wheel or other device or game of chance for the purpose of gaming, or any boxing ring, cockpit or other place for men or animals to fight; nor shall any person hold or permit to be held, in any house or premises, or frequent or visit any house or premises in which is held, any dogfight, cockfight, prizefight or any sparring contest for a purpose of money prize.
170-3 Participating in Games of Chance for Money.
No person shall deal, play or engage in faro, roulette or other game of chance, either as banker, player, dealer or otherwise, for the purpose of gaming.
170-4 Offensive Acts.
No person shall loiter on the streets and utter loud and offensive or indecent language or make offensive remarks to or upon any person passing along such streets or obstruct or interfere with any person lawfully in or upon such streets.
No person shall go about from door to door, or place himself or herself in the street, to beg or gather alms.
170-6 Indecent Acts.
No person shall urinate and/or defecate on any of the streets, or any other public place, or on outdoor private property.
No person shall appear in any street or public place in a state of nudity or in a dress not belonging to his or her sex or in any indecent or lewd dress or make any indecent exposure of his or her person or be guilty of any lewd or indecent act or behavior or exhibit, sell or offer for sale any indecent or lewd book, picture or thing or exhibit or perform any indecent, immoral or lewd play or other representation.
170-7 Acts Which Affect the Quality of Life
No person or entity shall behave in a manner which has a negative impact on the quality of life for the citizens, employees, or visitors of Mullica Township.
170-8 Violations and Penalties.
A violation of this section shall result in a fine of no less than $250.00 and no more than $2,000.00.
This Ordinance shall take effect upon its adoption and publication as provided by law.
Printer Fee: $68.85
Pub Date: November 29, 2014
Public Notice ID: 21963213.HTM