Chapter 16 OFFENSES AND MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS*
Section 16-165 Sale of merchandise; information on ownership required.
(a) It shall be unlawful for any person to sell or offer
for sale any item, object or merchandise
unless such person has available on request the name, address and telephone number of the
owner of such item, object or merchandise.
(b) This section shall not apply to sales made without private
profit for a public, charitable,
educational, literary, fraternal, civic or religious purpose and when the person or organization
conducting such sale holds a special permit for such sale issued by the city business license
administrator under section 13-20 of this Code.
(Code 1964, § 7.1180)