City of Saratoga Springs, NY
Saratoga County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Council of the City of Saratoga Springs as Ch. 78 of the 1970 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Auctions — See Ch. 72.
Junk dealers — See Ch. 140.

§ 159-1 License required.

No person shall carry on the business of pawnbroker without a license from the Commissioner of Accounts.

§ 159-2 License fee; expiration date.

A. 
The Commissioner of Accounts may grant a yearly license for such business at a particular place for a fee of $250 per year or fraction thereof.
[Amended 4-4-1994 by L.L. No. 1-1994]
B. 
All licenses shall expire on April 30 following the date of issue.

§ 159-3 Records.

Every pawnbroker shall keep a record of the name and address of the customer, the date of the transaction, the amount loaned and a description of the article, which record shall be open to the inspection of any officer of the City.

§ 159-4 Compliance with state standards.

[Added 4-4-1994 by L.L. No. 1-1994]
In addition to the provisions of this chapter, the provisions of Article 5, § 40 et seq., of the General Business Law shall apply to all pawnbrokers in the City of Saratoga Springs, and compliance with such provisions is required.

§ 159-5 Penalties for offenses.

[Amended 4-4-1994 by L.L. No. 1-1994]
Any person who violates any provision of this chapter shall, upon conviction thereof, be subject to a fine of $100 per day of continued violation.