[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Council of the City of Rahway 7-9-1984 by Ord. No. A-12-84 as Ch. 168 of the 1984 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
- SHOPPING CART
- Any cart, wagon, barrow, platform or other device mounted on wheels or rollers provided by the owner or operator of a store for the use of his customers or employees in transporting goods and merchandise about the store premises.
- Any retail mercantile establishment where merchandise is offered for sale to the public.
- STORE PREMISES
- The buildings and lands owned, leased or occupied and used in conjunction with the operation of a store.
No person shall remove any shopping cart from any store premises without the permission of the owner or lessee thereof or his authorized agent; provided, however, that public notice forbidding such removal shall have been conspicuously posted on said premises adjacent to the street or highway bounding the same and to the usual entryway thereto.
[Amended 7-9-1984 by Ord. No. A-12-84]
Any person violating any provisions of this chapter, upon conviction therefor, shall be punished by a fine not exceeding $500 or imprisonment for a term not to exceed 90 days, or both.