Township of Charlestown, PA
Chester County
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[Ord. 20-1974, 3/4/1974, § A]
From and after the effective date of this Part, all persons who own premises within Charlestown Township, or the agent or manager for the owner which are occupied by persons not members of said owner's immediate family are required to report in writing certain information about said persons as provided as follows:
Each report shall list under the column headings of name, residence and whether they are adult or minor, all persons occupying said property owner's dwelling unit.
Reports required under this Part shall be filed with the Township office within one month from the effective date of this Part.
Reports shall be supplemented within 15 days of the arrival of occupants not previously reported or the departure of occupants previously reported.
[Ord. 20-1974, 3/4/1974, § B; as amended by Ord. 160-2010, 10/4/2010]
Failure to report occupants correctly as prescribed above shall constitute a violation of this Part by the owner, agent, or manager of the premises. Any person, firm or corporation who shall violate any provision of this Part, upon conviction thereof in an action brought before a magisterial district judge in the manner provided for the enforcement of summary offenses under the Pennsylvania Rules of Criminal Procedure, shall be sentenced to pay a fine of not more than $1,000 plus costs and, in default of payment of said fine and costs, to a term of imprisonment not to exceed 90 days. Each day that a violation of this Part continues or each section of this Part which shall be found to have been violated shall constitute a separate offense.