Township of Colts Neck, NJ
Monmouth County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Committee of the Township of Colts Neck 10-12-2005. Amendments noted where applicable.]
No person over the age of 18 who has been convicted of a violation of any crime against a minor, as identified in N.J.S.A. 2C:7-1 et seq., and who, as a result of said conviction, is required to register with the proper authorities pursuant to N.J.S.A. 2C:7-1 et seq., Registration and Notification of Release of Certain Offenders, shall be permitted to reside or live within 2,500 feet of:
A. 
Any public or private school where the dominant school population is 18 years of age or younger;
B. 
Any child-care center;
C. 
Any Township, county or state park, playground or preserve;
D. 
Any public library.
Any person meeting the definition set forth in § 190-1 who resides or lives within 2,500 feet of any of the facilities listed in § 190-1 within the Township shall have 60 days from receipt of written notice of the prohibition set forth in § 190-1 to move to a location that is not within 2,500 feet of one of those facilities within the Township. Failure to so relocate, as stated herein, shall constitute a violation of this section.
Neither § 190-1 or § 190-2 shall be deemed applicable to a person who has established a residence prior to the effective date of this chapter throughout the period of time the person remains a resident at that location.
[Amended 3-8-2006]
Each and every individual in violation of § 190-2 shall be punishable as provided in § 1-9 of this Code.
The prohibited areas established herein shall be depicted on a map prepared by the Township Engineer, entitled "Sex Offender Residency Prohibited Areas." Said map shall be updated, as needed, by the Township Engineer. Said map shall be kept on file by the Township Clerk, and a fee of $10 is hereby established for any person or agency requesting a copy of same.