Section 5-11 Sale of reptiles.

    (a) It shall be unlawful for any person to sell a reptile to any person under the age of eighteen (18) unless the purchaser is accompanied by a parent or legal guardian of the purchaser.

    (b) It shall be unlawful for any pet store owner or employee to sell a reptile unless the seller gives the purchaser written information provided by the director describing the human health and safety risks associated with reptile ownership. The seller shall require the purchaser to sign a statement acknowledging receipt of such information. The seller shall retain the statement for at least one (1) year from the date of sale.

(Ord. No. 15069, § 1, 12-2-96; Ord. No. 21015, § 1, 7-5-11)

(Ord. 21015, Amended, 07/05/2011, Prior Text)