[HISTORY: Adopted by the Village Council of the Village of New Haven 2-12-1935 by Ord. No. 15. Amendments noted where applicable.]
No person shall operate or be employed at any place where meats, poultry, fish or game is sold or offered for sale, wholesale or retail, unless he shall first obtain a health certificate from a physician duly authorized to practice medicine in the State of Michigan and having his office in the Village of New Haven, stating that such person is free from all contagious or infectious disease. Every such person shall have such health certificate available at his place of business or employment and upon demand by any Village official, police officer or any other person charged with the enforcement of this chapter shall produce said certificate.
No person shall keep or offer for sale, prepare for consumption or manufacture any foodstuff in any market, store or bakery, restaurant, hotel, public eating place, factory, railroad or bus station, beer garden or any place where foodstuffs are offered for sale unless he shall have first obtained a health certificate from a physician duly authorized to practice medicine in the State of Michigan having his office in the Village of New Haven, stating that such person is free from all contagious or infectious disease.
It shall be the duty of the employer to see that all persons employed by him and engaged in the handling of the things herein mentioned by said employee has the certificate herein mentioned.
The word "person" used in this chapter shall constitute any person, firm or corporation.
[Amended 1-13-2015 by Ord. No. 333]
Any person violating any of the provisions of this chapter shall be punished as set forth in Chapter 59, Municipal Civil Infractions, of the Code of the Village of New Haven.