Borough of Barnegat Light, NJ
Ocean County
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the Borough of Barnegat Light 10-6-1980 by Ord. No. 80-11 (Sec. 3-13 of the Revised General Ordinances). Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES

Adult uses — See Ch. 50.

Zoning — See Ch. 215.

§ 119-1
Definitions. 

§ 119-2
Prohibited acts. 

§ 119-3
Exemptions. 

§ 119-4
Violations and penalties. 

§ 119-1 Definitions.

As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:

MASSAGE
The administration by any person or method of exerting or applying pressure, friction, moisture, heat or cold to the human body with a rubbing, stroking, kneading, pounding or tapping of the human body by any physical or mechanical means for any form of consideration.
MASSAGE PARLOR
Any establishment or operation wherein a massage is administered or is permitted to be administered when such massage is administered for any form of consideration.
MASSAGER
Any person, male or female, who administers a massage for any form of consideration.

§ 119-2 Prohibited acts.

A. 

No person shall operate any establishment or utilize any premises in the Borough of Barnegat Light as or for a massage parlor.

B. 

No person shall render or perform services as a massager or engage in the business of or be employed as a massager.

§ 119-3 Exemptions.

The provisions of this chapter shall not apply to massage or physical therapy treatment given:

A. 

By a registered massager, RMT or AMTA:

(1) 

In the office of a licensed physician, chiropractor or physical therapist.

(2) 

In a regular established medical center, hospital or sanitarium having a staff which includes licensed physicians, chiropractors and/or physical therapists.

B. 

By any licensed physician, chiropractor or physical therapist in the residence of his patient.

C. 

By any presently existing massage establishment operated or maintained by a corporation organized under Titles 14A, 15 and 16 of the Revised Statutes of the State of New Jersey.

§ 119-4 Violations and penalties.

Editor's Note: Added at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).

A violation of this chapter shall be punishable as provided in Chapter 1, General Provisions, § 1-15.