Borough of Paulsboro, NJ
Gloucester County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the Borough of Paulsboro 11-3-2004 by Ord. No. 12.04. Amendments noted where applicable.]

§ 59C-1 Penalty.

A penalty of $35 shall be charged to the payer of any cheek paid to the Borough of Paulsboro, or any department or division thereof, which is returned for insufficient funds.

§ 59C-2 Payment of penalty; lien.

The penalty set forth at § 59C-1 shall be payable immediately upon notification by the Borough that the check was returned for insufficient funds. If not paid within seven calendar days of such notice, the penalty will be added as a property tax lien or, when appropriate, water and sewer tax lien against the property of the issuer of the check that was returned.

§ 59C-3 Restrictions on future payments.

Any future payments on an account for which a check or other written instrument has been returned for insufficient funds or by any person or entity which has previously tendered an instrument which has been returned for insufficient funds may be required to be tendered by money order, certified check or cashier's check.