[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town of Putnam 4-11-1977 (C). Amendments noted where applicable.]
Adult businesses — See Ch. 140.
It shall be unlawful for any establishment, regardless of whether it is a public or private facility, to operate as a massage salon, bath parlor, or any similar type business, where any physical contact with the recipient of such services is provided by a person of the opposite sex.
This chapter shall not apply to a physician, surgeon, chiropractor, osteopath or physical therapist duly licensed by the State of Connecticut, or to a licensed nurse acting under the direct prescription and direction of any such physician, surgeon, chiropractor or osteopath. Also, this chapter shall not apply to barbershops or beauty parlors in which massage is given to the scalp, the face, the neck or the shoulders.
Any person who shall violate the provisions of this chapter shall, upon conviction thereof, be fined not more than $100, and each day's operation shall constitute a separate offense.