Borough of Seaside Heights, NJ
Ocean County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Seaside Heights 2-19-1997 by Ord. No. 97-1. Amendments noted where applicable.]

§ 59-1 Imposition of service charge; tender of future payments.

A service charge in the amount of $20 shall be imposed on any taxes, fees or other charges due to the Borough of Seaside Heights where a check or draft has been submitted to the borough toward the payment of such taxes, fees or other charges, and such check or draft is returned for insufficient funds. The Borough Council may authorize the appropriate municipal officer to demand that future payments be tendered in cash or by certified or cashier's check on any account where a check tendered for payment on such account is returned for insufficient funds. In addition, the service charge aforesaid may be collected in any manner authorized by N.J.S.A. 40:5-18.

§ 59-2 Amount of service charge.

It is hereby determined that the amount of such service charge is equal to the approximate amount of the borough's administrative or other related costs where a check or draft has been returned for insufficient funds.