Gold, silver, precious metals, regulated property and/or restricted metals purchased by a secondary metals recycler shall not be sold, modified, altered or destroyed for a period of ten calendar days after the date of purchase by a secondary metals recycler.  The property purchased must be kept in its original form, uncommingled, along with a copy of the transaction record, as set forth in § 123.32, on the premises of the business location during the holding period for purposes of inspection, if necessary, as provided by this subchapter.  This section shall not apply to ferrous or nonferrous metals that are intended for scrap or recycling and are not defined as restricted metals, nor shall it apply to vehicles transferred to a secondary metals recycler with a valid certificate of title.
(Lou. Metro Am. Ord. No. 138-2019, approved 9-24-2019; Lou. Metro Am. Ord. No. 69-2021, approved 5-27-2021; Lou. Metro Am. Ord. No. 159-2021, approved 11-11-2021)