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(a) Spray Paint Defined. As used in this section, the term "spray paint" means any container of paint, varnish, lacquer, stain or similar substance commonly used in painting and applied by a spraying method or similar technique.
(b) Prohibited Activities; Exemptions.
(1) Except as otherwise provided in this section, a person under eighteen years of age shall not possess, buy or give to another any spray paint.
(2) Except as otherwise provided in this section, a person shall not sell or give spray paint to a person under eighteen years of age. However, a person may sell or give spray paint to a person under eighteen years of age for lawful use if the juvenile exhibits the written consent therefor of his or her parent or guardian.
(c) Records of Sales. If a person under eighteen years of age exhibits the written consent of his or her parent or guardian, the person selling or giving the spray paint to the juvenile shall record the name, address, sex and age of the juvenile and the name and address of the consenting parent or guardian. The color or identification number of the color and the quantity sold or given to the minor shall also be recorded. All data required by this subsection shall be kept in a permanent register available for inspection by the Police Division for a period of at least six months.
(Ord. 1993-22. Passed 12-21-93.)