CHAPTER 12.
MINORS

Sections:

5-12.01    Loitering Restricted

5-12.02    Loitering Restricted: Responsibility of Parents and Guardians

5-12.03    Operation of Certain Game Machines

5-12.04    Operation of Certain Game Machines: Responsibility of Owners

5-12.05    Visiting Poolrooms Prohibited

5-12.06    Visiting Poolrooms Prohibited: Responsibility of Owners

5-12.01 Loitering Restricted.

It shall be unlawful for any person under the age of eighteen (18) years to loiter in or about any public street, public place, or place open to the public in the City between the hours of 10:00 p.m. and the time of sunrise of the following day when not accompanied by his parent, guardian, or other adult person having the legal care, custody, or control of such minor person or the spouse of such minor person over twenty-one (21) years of age.

(Sec. 1, Ord. 406, thereafter codified in Sec. 15.23, E.T.C.)

5-12.02 Loitering Restricted: Responsibility of Parents and Guardians.

It shall be unlawful for any parent, guardian, or other adult person having the legal care, custody, or control of any person under the age of eighteen (18) years to permit such person to violate the provisions of Section 5-12.01 of this chapter.

(Sec. 2, Ord. 406, thereafter codified in Sec. 15.24, E.T.C.)

5-12.03 Operation of Certain Game Machines.

It shall be unlawful for any person under the age of eighteen (18) years to play, use or operate any table game or device commonly known as a pin game or marble game or any claw scoop or grab machine, or any horse-racing machine or game, or any slot machine, or any electronic or video game, or any device similar thereto, the operation, use or play of which is controlled by placing therein any coin, slug, disk, key or other device or by the payment of any fee, in any place in the City open to the public during the hours when school is in session.

(Sec. 2, Ord. 316, thereafter codified in Sec. 15.21, E.T.C., as amended by Ord. 82-010, eff. June 1, 1982)

5-12.04 Operation of Certain Game Machines: Responsibility of Owners.

It shall be unlawful for any person keeping, maintaining, possessing or having the control of, either as owner, agent, employee, or otherwise, any table game or device commonly known as a pin game or marble game or any horse racing machine, or electronic or video game or any device similar thereto, the operation, use or play of which is controlled by placing therein any coin, slug, disk, key or any other device or by the payment of any fee, to permit any person under the age of eighteen (18) years to play, use or operate any such game, machine or device in the City during the hours when school is in session.

(Sec. 1, Ord. 316, thereafter codified in Sec. 15.20, E.T.C., as amended by Ord. 82-010, eff. June 1, 1982)

5-12.05 Visiting Poolrooms Prohibited.

It shall be unlawful for any person under the age of eighteen (18) years to frequent or visit any place where pool or billiards are played or to engage in playing pool or billiards in any public place in the City during the hours when school is in session.

(Sec. 1, Ord. 128, thereafter codified in Sec. 15.22, E.T.C., as amended by Ord. 82-010, eff. June 1, 1982)

5-12.06 Visiting Poolrooms Prohibited: Responsibility of Owners.

It shall be unlawful for any owner or manager of any public place where pool or billiards are played to permit any person under the age of eighteen (18) years to visit such place or to engage in playing pool or billiards therein during the hours when school is in session.

(Sec. 2, Ord. 128, thereafter codified in Sec. 15.22, E.T.C., as amended by Ord. 82-010, eff. June 1, 1982)