TITLE 5
Businesses and Professions

CHAPTER 5-22
Shows and Exhibitions

SECTION 5-22-12


§ 5-22-12 License fees – Revocation of license.

Town or city councils, bureaus of licenses, or boards of police commissioners shall demand and receive of every person to whom a license is granted under this chapter a sum not exceeding one hundred dollars ($100) for any single performance, show, exhibition, concert, entertainment, moving picture exhibition, dance or ball, that they deem proper; provided, that performances and entertainments given by religious and charitable societies and volunteer fire-fighting companies duly organized and incorporated for the purpose of furthering their religious, benevolent, or fire-fighting work are excepted from the provisions of this chapter as to fees. Any license granted under the authority of §§ 5-22-5 – 5-22-12 may be revoked at the pleasure of that city or town council, bureau of licenses or board of police commissioners.

History of Section.
(G.L. 1896, ch. 103, § 2; G.L. 1909, ch. 124, § 2; P.L. 1915, ch. 1202, § 1; P.L. 1916, ch. 1401, § 1; P.L. 1920, ch. 1932, § 1; G.L. 1923, ch. 129, § 2; P.L. 1926, ch. 791, § 1; P.L. 1928, ch. 1154, § 1; P.L. 1928, ch. 1160, § 1; P.L. 1930, ch. 1528, § 1; P.L. 1932, ch. 1876, § 1; G.L. 1938, ch. 362, § 2; P.L. 1943, ch. 1286, § 1; P.L. 1946, ch. 1691, § 1; P.L. 1946, ch. 1692, § 1; P.L. 1948, ch. 1999, § 1; P.L. 1948, ch. 2125, § 1; impl. am. P.L. 1951, ch. 2721, § 4; P.L. 1954, ch. 3283, § 1; G.L. 1956, § 5-22-12.)