[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Council of the Township of Galloway 9-15-1980 by Ord. No. 637. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Drug-free zones — See Ch. 170.
No person, either as principal or as an employee, agent or representative of any firm or corporation, nor any firm or corporation shall advertise, display, sell or offer to sell, lease or distribute to anyone, or maintain any premises therefor, any narcotics, paraphernalia and/or paraphernalia relating to controlled dangerous substances as hereinafter defined.
As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
- NARCOTICS, PARAPHERNALIA AND/OR PARAPHERNALIA RELATING TO CONTROLLED DANGEROUS SUBSTANCES
- Includes any and all supplies, equipment, contrivances, appliances and/or devices designed for or customarily used in the preparation, testing, weighing, measuring or use or consumption of marijuana, cocaine, opium, hashish, PCP or any other controlled dangerous substance, all as defined in N.J.S.A. 24:21-1 et seq. or as the same may from time to time be amended and/or supplemented, but also including butyl nitrates, laughing gas and other anesthetics. Not by way of limitation of the above provisions but to be included in the contents thereof, the terms "narcotics, paraphernalia or paraphernalia relating to controlled dangerous substances" shall expressly include but not be limited to any syringe, needle, eyedropper, spoon, bong or other pipe, testing kit, roach clip, rolling paper, roller, snorting hose, mask or equipment or anesthetic container.
Any other provision of this chapter to the contrary notwithstanding, any person registered with the State Health Commissioner or referred to in N.J.S.A. 24:21-10c shall be exempt from the terms and conditions of this chapter.
[Amended 6-28-2005 by Ord. No. 1609; 12-13-2016 by Ord. No. 1951-2016]
Any person, firm or corporation violating any provision hereof shall, upon conviction therefor, be subject to a fine of not more than $2,000, imprisonment for not more than 90 days and/or a period of community service for not more than 90 days, and each violation and each day of violation shall be construed as a separate offense.