Borough of Bradley Beach, NJ
Monmouth County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Commissioners (now Mayor and Council) of the Borough of Bradley Beach 5-10-1960 (Sec. 5-5 of the 1974 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Payment of taxes prior to issuance of licenses and permits — See Ch. 277, Art. I.
It is hereby determined, declared and found that the Borough constitutes a seashore resort with parts thereof constituting an amusement or entertainment area according to the customary understanding of the terms in the community and which parts thereof are more particularly described as that area east of Ocean Avenue at the point of intersection of Ocean Avenue and Fourth Avenue and extending northwardly to the most northerly boundary line of the Borough.
It shall be unlawful for any person to own or operate within the Borough any amusement games, as the terms are defined by the Amusement Games Licensing Law (Chapter 109, P.L. 1959),[1] whether the games are of skill or chance, or both, and whether the games are to be played and operated with or without numbers, names, figures or symbols, without first obtaining a license from the Borough Council. The license shall be issued pursuant and subject to the provisions of the Amusement Games Licensing Law (Chapter 109, P.L. 1959).
[1]
Editor's Note: See N.J.S.A. 5:8-100 et seq.
Each applicant for a license shall file with the Borough Clerk a written application in such form as prescribed by and in accordance with the Amusement Games Licensing Law and the rules and regulations promulgated by the Amusement Games Control Commissioner of the State of New Jersey.
The fees for the category and certification of licenses to be issued hereunder, which fees shall accompany the application for license, shall be as established by statute.
[1]
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. III).
A. 
The Borough Council shall have and exercise control and supervision over all amusement games held, operated or conducted under all licenses issued hereunder with all the powers authorized or granted to it under the Amusement Games Licensing Law[1] and all amendments and supplements thereto and the rules and regulations of the State Amusement Games Control Commissioner.
[1]
Editor's Note: See N.J.S.A. 5:8-100 et seq.
B. 
All licenses shall be bound by any rules and regulations that may hereafter be promulgated by the Borough Council affecting the maintenance, use and operation of all games duly authorized and licensed, which rules and regulations shall not be in conflict with rules and regulations promulgated by the State Amusement Games Control Commissioner.
If a licensee violates any of the provisions of this chapter or the Amusement Games Licensing Law or the rules and regulations promulgated by the State Amusement Games Control Commissioner or the terms of such license, the licensee shall be a disorderly person and, if convicted as such, shall, in addition to any other penalties which may be imposed, forfeit his license.
[Added 6-22-1963]
Games of chance are authorized to be conducted on the first day of the week, commonly known and designated as "Sunday," in accordance with the provisions of N.J.S.A. 5:8-31 and N.J.S.A. 5:8-58, such games as may be permitted by N.J.S.A. 5:8-24 et seq. and N.J.S.A. 5:8-50 et seq., and in accordance with the ordinances of the Borough shall be permitted on Sunday, provided a license is issued and further provided that all legal requirements authorizing the issuance of such license have been fully complied with.