[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the Borough of Closter 6-9-1980 as Ord. No. 1980:379 (Ch. 51A of the 1967 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
Every dealer in old gold and/or secondhand jewelry shall keep a complete record of each article purchased or received by him or her, with the price paid therefor, together with the name, residence, occupation, age and correct description of the person from whom he or she received the same. These records shall at all times be open to the inspection of any police officer of the Borough of Closter.
Every dealer in old gold and/or secondhand jewelry doing business in the Borough of Closter shall deliver to the Chief of Police of said borough every day before 11:00 a.m. a legible and correct transcript of the records of the transactions of the previous day; said transcript shall be on forms prescribed by the Chief of Police.
No dealer in old gold and/or secondhand jewelry shall sell, melt, change the form of or dispose of any article bought or received by him or her within five (5) days after said article is reported to the Chief of Police.
Any person, firm or corporation convicted of a violation of any provision of this chapter shall be punished as set forth in Chapter 1, General Provisions, Article II, Violations and Penalties, of this Code.