[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the Borough of River Edge 12-31-1975 as § 5-8 of the 1975 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Amusements — See Ch. 118.
All licensed legalized games of chance, as the same are defined by Title 5 of the Revised Statutes, are hereby permitted to be conducted on Sundays within the borough, in accordance with the provisions of N.J.S.A. 5:8-31.
Notwithstanding these provisions, all other requirements and regulations regarding legalized games of chance within the borough, either state or municipal, shall apply.
[Amended 3-21-1988 by Ord. No. 955; 12-16-1996 by Ord. No. 1172]
For a violation of any provision of this chapter, the maximum penalty, upon conviction thereof, shall be a fine not exceeding $1,000, or imprisonment for up to ninety (90) days, or a period of community service not exceeding 90 days, or any combination thereof.
[Added 5-1-2017 by Ord. No. 17-14]
The issuing authority for the Borough responsible for approving all licensed legalized games of chance shall be the Municipal Clerk. The Clerk shall report all licenses granted pursuant to this chapter at the next meeting thereafter of the Mayor and Council.