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Borough of Runnemede, NJ
Camden County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Health of the Borough of Runnemede 8-17-1970 (Ch. 113 of the 1970 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
Animals — See Ch. 82.
Public health nuisances — See Ch. 418.
[Amended 8-7-2012 by Ord. No. 12-06]
It shall be unlawful to keep, harbor, or permit to be kept within the territorial confines of the Borough of Runnemede any livestock such as horses, ponies, donkeys, cattle, sheep, goats, chickens, roosters and pigs.
It shall be unlawful to transport into or bring into the Borough of Runnemede any livestock for the purpose of giving rides upon said livestock.
It shall be unlawful for anyone to permit his or her premises to be utilized for the purpose of giving rides on said livestock.
The provisions of §§ 413-2 and 413-3 of this chapter shall only apply to commercial rides and shall not apply to rides given in connection with a parade or to rides given in connection with a special event sponsored by a religious institution, school, charitable or civic organization. In the event any such rides are given, prior approval must be given in writing by the Chief of Police of the Borough of Runnemede.
[Amended 3-2-2010 by Ord. No. 10-04; 8-7-2012 by Ord. No. 12-06[1]]
Any person violating any provision of this chapter shall be subject to a penalty of a fine not less than $100 and not exceeding $2,000, or by imprisonment for a term not exceeding 90 days, or a period of community service not exceeding 90 days. Each day of violation shall be considered a separate offense.
Editor's Note: This ordinance also repealed former § 413-5, Inapplicability to existing livestock, and redesignated former § 413-6, Violations and penalties, as § 413-5.