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(A) (1) Upon receipt of a pawnbroker license application, the City Clerk shall forward a copy of the application to the Chief of Police who shall review the application.
(2) The applicant shall furnish such evidence as may reasonably be required in support of the statements set forth in the application.
(B) The Chief of Police shall report to the City Clerk within 30 days of receipt of the application considering, but not limited to, the following criteria:
(1) Whether the applicant or his or her agents or employees charged with receiving or distributing property has been convicted of a felony. However, if the conviction of a felony occurred more than five years before the application for a pawnbroker license and, if the Governor has restored such person’s rights of citizenship, such conviction shall not be a bar to obtaining a pawnbroker license;
(2) Whether the applicant has truthfully reported all relevant facts within the pawnbroker application; and
(3) The applicant has such financial standing and good reputation to indicate that he or she will comply with all the laws of the state and the city.
(2013 Code, § 17-138) (Ord. 14366, passed 11-25-1991)