[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Committee of the Township of West Deptford 10-4-1984 by Ord. No. 84-10. Amendments noted where applicable.]
No person shall detain or fail to return any book or article borrowed from the West Deptford Public Library contrary to the rules and regulations of the library after 30 days have elapsed from the date of possession and required return.
No person shall willfully or maliciously cut, tear, deface, disfigure, damage or destroy any book or other article or any part thereof which is owned by or is in the custody of the West Deptford Public Library.
No person shall register under or furnish a false name or address or use any card other than the one issued to such person for the purpose of borrowing any book or any article or material from the library.
Any person violating any of the provisions of this chapter shall be subject to a fine not to exceed $50 for the first offense and $100 for the second offense. For the purpose of this section, each book or article borrowed from the West Deptford Township Public Library shall constitute a separate violation. The penalties contained in this section do not in any way affect an individual's responsibility to return the borrowed material and to pay any fines for that material.
This chapter shall also apply to guardians or parents of children taking books or other library material out of the West Deptford Public Library.
It shall also be construed as a violation for every juvenile if the township so desires to bring an action against a juvenile in the appropriate court of juvenile jurisdiction.