Township of Montclair, NJ
Essex County
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[HISTORY: Adopted as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Disorderly conduct — See Ch. 127.
Nuisances — See Ch. 218.
[Adopted by the Board of Commissioners of the Town of Montclair 4-15-1980 by Ord. No. 80-12 as Art. I of Ch. 132 of the 1979 Code]
As used in this article, the phrase "glue containing a solvent having the property of releasing toxic vapors or fumes" shall mean and include any glue, cement or other adhesive containing one or more of the following chemical compounds: acetone, an acetate, benzene, butyl alcohol, ethyl alcohol, ethylene dichloride, isopropyl alcohol, methyl alcohol, methyl ethyl ketone, pentachlorophenol, petroleum ether, toluene.
No person shall, for the purpose of causing or inducing in himself or herself or in another person a condition of intoxication, euphoria, excitement, exhilaration, stupefaction or dulling of his or her senses or nervous system, intentionally inhale or smell or intentionally assist another person to inhale or smell the fumes or vapors from any glue containing a solvent which has the property of releasing toxic fumes or vapors.
No person shall, for the purpose of violating or aiding another person to violate any provision of this article, buy, sell, possess, transfer possession or receive possession of any glue containing a solvent having the property of releasing toxic fumes or vapors.
No person under the age of 18 years shall possess or buy any glue containing a solvent having the property of releasing toxic fumes or vapors, and no person shall sell or transfer possession to any person under the age of 18 years any glue containing a solvent having the property of releasing toxic fumes or vapors; provided, however, that nothing contained in this section shall prohibit the sale or transfer of possession to, or the purchase or possession of any such glue by, a person under the age of 18 years where said minor has in his or her possession and exhibits the written consent of his or her parent or guardian; provided, further, that nothing contained herein shall be deemed to prohibit the sale of a model kit containing as a part thereof a container of any such glue; and provided further that nothing contained herein shall be deemed to prohibit the transfer or possession of any such glue to any minor by the parent or guardian of said minor.
[Amended 5-23-2000 by Ord. No. 00-19; 4-10-2007 by Ord. No. 07-17]
Any person who violates any provision of this article shall, upon conviction thereof, be punished by a fine not exceeding $2,000, imprisonment in the county/municipal jail for a term not exceeding 90 days, or a period of community service not exceeding 90 days, or any combination thereof as determined by the Municipal Court Judge. Each day on which a violation of an ordinance exists shall be considered a separate and distinct violation and shall be subject to imposition of a separate penalty for each day of the violation as the Municipal Court Judge may determine.
[Adopted by the Board of Commissioners of the Town of Montclair 4-15-1980 by Ord. No. 80-12 as Art. II of Ch. 132 of the 1979 Code]
No person shall advertise, display, sell or offer to sell any type of syringe, needle, eye dropper, spoon, pipe, testing kit, rolling paper or other paraphernalia or appliances designed for or ordinarily used in smoking, testing, weighing, measuring, injecting, cooking or sniffing marijuana, cocaine, opium, hashish or other controlled dangerous substances as defined by N.J.S.A. 24:21-1 et seq.
It shall constitute a common nuisance to maintain any building, conveyance or premises whatsoever which is resorted to by persons for the manufacture, distribution, dispensing, administration or use of any type of syringe, needle, eye dropper, spoon, pipe, testing kit, rolling paper or other paraphernalia or appliances designed for or ordinarily used in smoking, testing, weighing, measuring, injecting, cooking or sniffing marijuana, cocaine, opium, hashish or other controlled dangerous substances as defined by N.J.S.A. 24:21-1 et seq.
[Amended 5-23-2000 by Ord. No. 00-19; 4-10-2007 by Ord. No. 07-17]
Any person who violates any provision of this article shall, upon conviction thereof, be punished by a fine not exceeding $2,000, imprisonment in the county/municipal jail for a term not exceeding 90 days, or a period of community service not exceeding 90 days, or any combination thereof as determined by the Municipal Court Judge. Each day on which a violation of an ordinance exists shall be considered a separate and distinct violation and shall be subject to imposition of a separate penalty for each day of the violation as the Municipal Court Judge may determine.