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SERVICE AND OTHER BUSINESSES

This is Chapter 9-600 of the Code of Philadelphia, titled “SERVICE AND OTHER BUSINESSES .” It is part of Title 9, titled “REGULATION OF BUSINESSES.” It contains 32 laws.

§ 9-601
Garages, Parking Lots, Sales Lots and Sales Showrooms. 566 Source: 1941 Ordinances, p. 59; 1951 Ordinances, p. 655; Act of April 3, 1947, P.L. 55, 53 P.S. § 2396; 1958 Ordinances, p. 964; amended by deleting subsection (8), 1990 Ordinances, p. 715; amende
§ 9-602
Outdoor Advertising. 618 Source: 1938 Ordinances, p. 304; amended, 1991 Ordinances, p. 45; amended, Bill No. 050453 (approved June 15, 2005).618
§ 9-603
Pawnbrokers. 620 Source: 1856 Ordinances, pp. 5 and 15, as amended; 1908 Ordinances, p. 158; 1919 Ordinances, p. 26; Act of April 6, 1937, P.L. 200, 63 P.S. § 281-30; amended by deleting subsection (4), 1990 Ordinances, p. 715.620
§ 9-604
Refuse Collection. 630 Source: 1949 Ordinances, p. 641; amended, 1989 Ordinances, p. 810. Section 5 of the 1989 Ordinance provides: "For purposes of Section 9-604(7)(a)(vi) of The Philadelphia Code only, for a period of six (6) months after the effective
§ 9-605
Towing. 662 Source: 1953 Ordinances, p. 278; amended, Bill No. 040595 (approved June 15, 2005); amended, Bill No. 041079 (approved May 12, 2005). Section 2 of Bill No. 040595 provides: "This Ordinance shall not be effective unless the rotational towing sy
§ 9-606
Ammunition. 708 Added, 1956 Ordinances, p. 44; amended by deleting subsection (5), 1990 Ordinances, p. 715.708
§ 9-607
Firearms. 713 Added, 1956 Ordinances, p. 442; amended by deleting subsection (7), 1990 Ordinances, p. 715.713
§ 9-608
Real Estate Signs. 718 Amended, 1960 Ordinances, p. 229; amended, 1970 Ordinances, p. 112; amended by deleting former subsection (3), 1990 Ordinances, p. 715.718
§ 9-609
Self-Service Laundries. 719 Amended, 1961 Ordinances, p. 517; amended by deleting former subsection (8), 1990 Ordinances, p. 715; former subsections (1) through (4) deleted and remaining subsections renumbered and amended, Bill No. 090777-A (approved Febr
§ 9-610
Massage Businesses. 720 Amended, 1963 Ordinances, p. 955; amended by deleting former subsections (6) and (7), 1990 Ordinances p. 715.720
§ 9-611
Masseurs and Masseuses. 725 Added, 1967 Ordinances, p. 644; amended by deleting former subsection (4), 1990 Ordinances, p. 715.725
§ 9-612
Fences Around Automobile Wrecking Yards and Junk Yards and Buildings. 727 Added, 1969 Ordinances, p. 1479; amended, Bill No. 758 (approved July 24, 1995), 1995 Ordinances, p. 1081.727
§ 9-613
Junk Dealers. 730 Added, 1974 Ordinances, p. 1141; amended by deleting subsection (3), 1990 Ordinances, p. 715.730
§ 9-614
Payment of Gratuities to Employees. 737 Added, 1976 Ordinances, p. 26; renumbered from Section 9-613, 1979 Ordinances, p. 1365; former Section 9-614 repealed and new Section added, 1991 Ordinances, p. 912; repealed, Bill No. 990757 (approved December 31,
§ 9-615
Dealers in Precious Metals. 738 Added, 1981 Ordinances, p. 132; amended by deleting subsection (6), 1990 Ordinances, p. 715.738
§ 9-616
Retail Sale of Motor Fuels. 751 Added, 1982 Ordinances, p. 61; amended by deleting subsection (6), 1990 Ordinances, p. 715.751
§ 9-617
Fences Around Transportation Installations. 755 Added, 1982 Ordinances, p. 1659 (Note: Enrolled Bill No. 1318, passed over the Mayor's veto on November 4, 1982, erroneously numbered this as Section 9-616. Also note: Pursuant to Bill No. 1728 (approved Jun
§ 9-618
Sale of Spray Paint Containers, Indelible Markers and Etching Acid. 756 Added, 1983 Ordinances, p. 1372 (Note: Enrolled Bill No. 1741-A (approved October 12, 1983) erroneously numbered this as Section 9-617; cross-references have been renumbered.); amende
§ 9-619
Refund Policy Disclosure. 764 Added, 1986 Ordinances, p. 31.764
§ 9-620
Sale and Installation of Audible Motor Vehicle Alarms. 768 Added, Bill No. 518 (approved March 29, 1995), 1995 Ordinances, p. 156.768
§ 9-621
Sale of Telephone Activated Pagers. 769 Added, Bill No. 1091 (approved July 25, 1995), 1995 Ordinances, p. 1185.769
§ 9-622
Cigarettes and Tobacco Products. 770 Added, Bill No. 732 (approved December 28, 1995), 1995 Ordinances, p. 1522. Enrolled bill numbered this as Section 9-620; renumbered by Code editor.770
§ 9-623
Bicycle Couriers and Bicycle Delivery Service. 780 Added, Bill No. 970138 (approved May 9, 1997). Enrolled bill numbered this as Section 9-622; renumbered by Code editor.780
§ 9-624
Adult Bookstores. 781 Added, Bill No. 980204 (approved June 25, 1998). Enrolled bill numbered this as Section 9-623; renumbered by Code editor.781
§ 9-625
Sale of Laser Pointing Devices. 787 Added, Bill No. 980657-A (approved February 8, 1999).787
§ 9-626
Sale of Motor Vehicle That Cannot Be Registered in Pennsylvania. 788 Added, Bill No. 040764 (approved November 3, 2004).788
§ 9-627
Commercial Establishments on Residential Blockfaces. 789 Added, Bill No. 040788-AA (approved January 25, 2005). Enrolled bill added Section 9-626, which was renumbered by Code editor because Section 9-626 already existed.789
§ 9-628
Alcohol Advertising. 794 Added, Bill No. 050865 (approved January 24, 2006).794
§ 9-629
Drug Paraphernalia, Blunt Cigars, and Similar Items. 795 Added by Bill No. 060345-AAA (approved January 23, 2007).795
§ 9-630
Sale of Used Cars. 796 Added, Bill No. 080085-A (approved June 18, 2008).796
§ 9-631
Tobacco Retailer Permit. 797.1 Added, Bill No. 110374 (approved June 22, 2011). Section 2 of Bill No. 110374 provides: "This Ordinance shall take effect immediately, except that subsections (2)(a) and (2)(b) shall take effect on January 1, 2012."797.1
§ 9-632
Television Access Providers and Installers. 797.4 Added, Bill No. 100200-AAAA (approved November 2, 2011).797.4