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Township of Hazlet, NJ
Monmouth County
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[Adopted 4-18-2017 by Ord. No. 1608-17]
As used in this article, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
FERAL CATS
Cats living in an unsocialized or wild state.
FREE-ROAMING CATS
Cats which roam outdoors. They may be outdoor cats with an owner, stray cats, or feral cats.
PERSON
Any individual, corporation, partnership, organization or institution commonly recognized by law as a unit.
No person shall feed or attract any feral or free-roaming cat on any property, whether public or private.
A. 
This article shall be enforced by the Code Enforcement Officer of the Township of Hazlet.
B. 
Any person found to be in violation of this article shall be ordered to cease the feeding immediately.
Any person who violates or fails or refuses to comply with this article shall be liable to a penalty of not less than $25 per day, nor more than $100 per day, that the violation exists. Violations shall be prosecuted in the Municipal Court of the Township.