[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Meeting of the Town of North Andover. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Licenses and permits — See Ch. 120.
Any person going under the title of fortune teller, reader, adviser or seer, medium, healer or spiritualist, palm reader, card reader or psychic shall be deemed a fortune teller for the purpose of this bylaw.
It shall be unlawful for any person to engage in the business of fortune teller without first obtaining a license from the Licensing Commission. Application for licenses shall be made on forms to be provided by the Licensing Commission and shall include the applicant's complete identification, signature and proposed method of operation. A statement shall be submitted with any application from the Criminal History Systems Board pursuant to the Criminal Record Information Act setting forth the criminal record, if any, of the applicant.
The fee for each license granted under this chapter shall be $50 annually, and the license shall not be transferred or assigned.
The Licensing Commission may revoke such license because of any violations of this bylaw or any other Town bylaw.
Whoever engages in fortune telling for money, unless licensed under this bylaw, shall be subject to a fine of $100. Fines will be enforced by noncriminal disposition pursuant to MGL c. 40, § 21D.