§ 14.187  PERSONS INELIGIBLE FOR LICENSE.
   (a)    license. No license shall be granted if the individual applicant, or in the case of an applicant that is a partnership, corporation or association, if the person most directly involved in the sale:
      (1)   Is not a citizen of the United States or a resident alien or does not have legal authority to work in the United States;
      (2)   Is under the age of 18 at the time the application is submitted to the ;
      (3)   Is not the real party in interest in the business or occupation to be licensed;
      (4)   Has been convicted of a crime that directly relates to the occupation herein licensed, as defined by M.S. § 364.03, subd. 2, as it may be amended from time to time, and has not shown competent evidence of sufficient rehabilitation and present fitness to perform the duties of the occupation to which this license applies, as defined by M.S. § 364.03, subd. 3, as it may be amended from time to time;
      (5)   Has been the subject of an investigation by a consumer protection agency or State Attorney General’s office and such investigation has indicated a pattern of disregard of consumer rights in the conduct of the business;
      (6)   Has had a registration, license and/or identification card for revoked by the city or any other governmental body within three years before the application date;
      (7)   Has been denied a registration or license for by the city or any other governmental body because of circumstances which occurred within three years before the application date;
      (8)   Has violated, or is affiliated with a firm that has violated any provision of this Division E within three years before the application date, or has violated any provision of this Division E during the application period pending issuance of the registration;
      (9)   Has knowingly falsified or misrepresented information on the license application; or
      (10)   Owes taxes or assessments to the state, county, school district or city that are due and delinquent.
   (b)    or license. No or license shall be granted if the applicant:
      (1)   Is not a citizen of the United States or a resident alien or does not have legal authority to work in the United States;
      (2)   Is not legally allowed to work under federal or state child labor laws;
      (3)   Is not the real party in interest in the business or occupation to be licensed;
      (4)   Has been convicted of a crime that directly relates to the occupation herein licensed, as defined by M.S. § 364.03, subd. 2, as it may be amended from time to time, and has not shown competent evidence of sufficient rehabilitation and present fitness to perform the duties of the occupation to which this license applies, as defined by M.S. § 364.03, subd. 3, as it may be amended from time to time;
      (5)   Has been the subject of an investigation by a consumer protection agency or State Attorney General’s office and such investigation has indicated a pattern of disregard of consumer rights in the conduct of the business;
      (6)   Has had a registration, license and/or identification card for or revoked by the city or any other governmental body within three years before the application date;
      (7)   Has been denied a registration or license for or by the city or any other governmental body because of circumstances which occurred within three years before the application date;
      (8)   Has violated, or is affiliated with a firm that has violated any provision of this Division E within three years before the application date, or has violated any provision of this Division E during the application period pending issuance of the registration;
      (9)   Has knowingly falsified or misrepresented information on the license application; or
      (10)   Owes taxes or assessments to the state, county, school district or city that are due and delinquent.
(1958 Code, § 138.04)  (Ord. 70, passed 1-1-1956; Ord. 6, passed 5-26-1953; Ord. 66-64, passed 11-28-1966; Ord. 74-106, passed 11-18-1974; Ord. 75-62, passed 12-8-1975; Ord. 76-59, passed 12-6-1976; Ord. 82-38, passed 9-27-1982; Ord. 87-77, passed 10-16-1987; recodified by Ord. 95-13, passed 8-7-1995; Ord. 2016-15, passed 8-1-2016)