City of Pawtucket, RI
Providence County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Council of the City of Pawtucket, approved 5-9-1979 as Ch. No. 1686. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Circuses and carnivals — See Ch. 167.

§ 222-1 License required.

No person shall offer their services as a fortune teller, palmist or phrenologist without first having obtained a license as provided herein. All applicants for such licenses must be a resident of the City of Pawtucket. Applications for such licenses shall be filed with the City Clerk, and upon approval of said application by the Chief of Police, the City Council may issue such license.

§ 222-2 Term of license.

All such licenses shall be for the term of one (1) year and shall expire on the 31st day of May in each succeeding year.

§ 222-3 License fee.

The fee for such license shall be fifty dollars ($50.) per year and shall be collected by the City Clerk prior to issuance of said license.

§ 222-4 Nontransferability.

No license shall authorize any person other than the one named therein to act thereunder; and no license shall be transferable.

§ 222-5 Violations and penalties.

Each person violating any provision of this chapter shall be fined not exceeding one hundred dollars ($100.) or imprisoned not exceeding ten (10) days.