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(A) Registration of transients. Every proprietor, manager, or other person in charge of any hotel, lodging house, rooming house, or other place where transients are accommodated in the city shall keep a register which shall contain the name, age, sex, permanent address, and signature of every person to whom any room or rooms are rented or assigned. Said register shall be retained for at least six months after the date said rooms are rented or assigned and during said period shall be made available for inspection by any duly qualified police officer of said city.
(B) Registration under fictitious name. No person shall write or cause to be written or knowingly permit to be written in any register in any hotel, lodging house, rooming house, or other place whatsoever where transients are accommodated in the city, any other or different name or designation than the true name of the person registered therein, or the name by which the person is generally known.
(C) Multiple night rentals. No proprietor, manager, or other person in charge of any place where transients are accommodated for sleeping or lodging purposes shall let any room or rooms more than once between the hours of 6:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. the next day, except bona fide travelers with baggage.
('76 Code § 10-1-3) (Ord. 49, passed 8-6-62) Penalty, see § 10.99