[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Committee (now Mayor and Council) of the Township of North Brunswick 10-5-1970. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Retail food establishments — See Ch. 416.
For the purposes of this chapter, the terms used herein are defined as follows:
- FOOD DEALER
- Includes every person, firm or corporation, or his, her, its or their agents, servants or employees, engaged in the business of selling or offering or exposing for sale food at retail for human consumption either on or off the premises where sold.
It shall be unlawful for any food dealer in the Township of North Brunswick, as defined in § 222-1 of this chapter, to sell or offer or expose for sale, at retail, any sealed, prepackaged, unprocessed or untreated fresh cut meat or frozen meat unless the packaging thereof is colorless and transparent on all sides, exclusive of labeling, which labeling shall occupy not more than 10% of one side of said package, or which fresh cut meat or frozen meat is layered or shingled, making the entire contents of said package not wholly visible. This section shall not apply to meat commonly designated or known as "chopped meat" or "ground meat."
Any person, firm or corporation, or his, her, its or their agents, servants or employees, found guilty of a violation of any of the provisions of this chapter, shall be liable to forfeit and pay a penalty in the sum of not more than $500 or imprisonment for a term not exceeding 90 days, or both, for each such violation.