Township of Palmer, PA
Northampton County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Supervisors of the Township of Palmer 3-6-1961 as Ord. No. 34. Amendments noted where applicable.]

§ 102-1 Permit required for transporting household goods in bulk.

No person or persons, firm or corporation shall move or cause to be moved, from any place within the Township of Palmer to another place therein or place beyond the limits thereof, any household goods in bulk, without first securing from the Police Department of the Township of Palmer a permit for such moving or transportation.

§ 102-2 Application for permit.

Any person or persons, firm or corporation desiring such a permit for the removal or transportation of household goods in the manner above described shall make application to the Police Department of the Township of Palmer, setting forth his, its or their name and address, and also setting forth the names of the owners or reputed owners of the property to be moved, the address and location from which the property is to be removed, and the new address or location of the place to which the property is to be moved.

§ 102-3 Issuance of permit.

The Police Department of the Township of Palmer shall, upon application being made as provided for in § 102-2 of this ordinance, issue a permit for which a charge of $1 will be made, setting forth the name of the permittee as well as the name or names of the owners of the goods to be moved and the address from which the goods are to be moved and the address to which the goods are to be delivered. This permit shall be signed by the police officer in charge at the time.

§ 102-4 Violations and penalties.

[Amended 10-25-1988 by Ord. No. 227]
A. 
Any person or persons violating the provisions of this ordinance or furnishing false information to the Police Department or using false names or addresses shall, upon conviction thereof before the Justice of the Peace of the Township of Palmer, be sentenced to pay a fine not exceeding $600 or to undergo imprisonment not exceeding 10 days, or both.
B. 
Each day of violation of the particular code or ordinance applicable shall be considered a separate offense, for which the fines and penalties stated herein may be imposed on a daily basis.
C. 
For collection of fines and penalties, see § 1-16E of Chapter 1, General Provisions.

§ 102-5 When effective; inconsistent ordinances repealed.

This ordinance shall be effective immediately upon passage and due advertisement in accordance with law, and all ordinances or parts of ordinances inconsistent herewith be and the same are hereby repealed.