§ 5.54.020  PERMIT REQUIRED.
   It shall be unlawful for any person to maintain, operate, conduct or carry on, directly or indirectly, any cardroom without a permit therefor having been issued in accordance with the provisions of this section. No permit issued shall authorize the conduct of any card game which is prohibited by the Cal. Penal Code or Title 9 of this code or by any other ordinance or law of this city, and any permit issued in violation of such state code or ordinance or law shall be void. Any person who knowingly plays cards for money in a premises which does not have a valid license and permit issued by the city, in accordance with the provisions hereof, shall be guilty of a misdemeanor.
('86 Code, § 5.54.020) (Ord. 3214, passed  - - )  Penalty, see § 1.12.010