Borough of Chester, NJ
Morris County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the Borough of Chester by Ord. No. 81-3. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Vehicles and traffic — See Ch. 225.

§ 168-1 Operator's license required.

No person shall operate or permit a limousine or livery service owned or controlled by him for the purpose of receiving and transporting passengers for fare without first having obtained a license to do so.

§ 168-2 Prerequisites to issuance of operator's license.

A license to operate a limousine or livery service within the borough shall be issued to the owner of the vehicle upon presentation of an insurance policy in compliance with N.J.S.A. 48:16-14, an executed power of attorney, pursuant to N.J.S.A. 48:16-16, issuance of the certificate required by N.J.S.A. 48:16-17 and approval of the application by the Mayor and Council and acceptance of the fee required by § 168-3.

§ 168-3 Vehicle license fee.

[Amended by Ord. No. 96-06]
The fee for a license for a limousine or livery service shall be as established in Chapter 127, Fees, payable to the Borough Clerk before the last day of January of each year.

§ 168-4 Certificate of compliance.

The Clerk of the Borough shall issue a certificate in duplicate showing that the owner has complied with the provisions of N.J.S.A. 48:16-13 et seq. and § 168-2. The certificate shall recite the name of the insurance company, the number and date of expiration of the policy, a description of every vehicle insured thereunder, and the registration number of the same.

§ 168-5 Insurance requirements.

The owner of a limousine or livery service shall comply with all the laws of the state concerning insurance.

§ 168-6 Safety devices.

All safety devices on a limousine or livery vehicle must be in good working order at all times.

§ 168-7 Violations and penalties.

Any person who shall violate this chapter shall be liable to the penalty stated in Chapter 1, General Provisions, Article III, General Penalty.