[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Committee of the Township of Holland 4-4-1955. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Added 9-5-1989 by Ord. No. 1989-9]
This chapter is for the purpose of regulating the hours of sale, service and delivery of alcoholic beverages and fixing license fees for alcoholic beverage licenses in the Township, in accordance with N.J.S.A. 33:1-1 et seq. and the rules and regulations promulgated by the New Jersey Division of Alcoholic Beverage Control.
[Amended 3-6-1972; 5-5-1981 by Ord. No. 1981-7; 11-8-2017 by Ord. No. 2017-14]
No licensee shall sell, serve, deliver, or allow, permit or suffer the sale, service or delivery of, any alcoholic beverages on the licensed premises on weekdays and Saturdays between the hours of 2:00 a.m. and 7:00 a.m. or between the hours of 2:00 a.m. Sunday and 11:00 a.m. Sunday, except on New Year's Day when the sale, service or delivery of alcoholic beverages shall be permitted until 3:00 a.m.; and except for Christmas Eve and Christmas Day if said days fall on a Sunday between the hours of 2:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m.
[Last amended 7-6-2010 by Ord. No. 2010-12A]
The following fees shall be as established in Chapter 83, Fees:
[Added 5-5-1987 by Ord. No. 1987-4; amended 5-5-1987 by Ord. No. 1987-5; 8-7-2001 by Ord. No. 2001-9]
No person shall be intoxicated by reason of consumption of an alcoholic beverage in the right-of-way of any public street in this Township which is maintained by the Township or the County of Hunterdon or on lands or in buildings owned by the Township. No person shall consume, or carry or have in his possession, any opened container containing any alcoholic beverage:
In the right-of-way of any public street in this Township which is maintained by the Township or the County of Hunterdon; or
On any lands or in any building owned by the Township, except on lands or in buildings leased to a third party or except when such opened container is served or available to such person as part of a social or similar event sanctioned or approved by the Township which has received a proper license from the Division of Alcoholic Beverage Control, if such license is required.
[Added 5-5-1987 by Ord. No. 1987-4; amended 5-5-1987 by Ord. No. 1987-5; 9-5-1989 by Ord. No. 1989-9]
The governing body may prescribe penalties for the violation of ordinances it may have authority to pass, either by imprisonment in the county jail or in any place provided by the municipality for the detention of prisoners, for any term not exceeding 90 days or by a fine not exceeding $1,000, or both. The court before which any person is convicted of violating this chapter shall have power to impose any fine or term of imprisonment not exceeding the maximum fixed in this chapter.
Any person convicted of the violation of this chapter may, in the discretion of the court by which he was convicted, and in default of the payment of any fine imposed therefor, be imprisoned in the county jail or place of detention provided by the municipality for any term not exceeding 90 days.