Resolution #13-29: Resolution of the Vernon Township Municipal Utilities Authority Creating a Fee for a Dishonored Check

Date of Adoption: June 27, 2013

WHEREAS, the VTMUA accepts payments of sewer user charges, connection fees and other charges by check;

WHEREAS, from time-to-time, a check is returned for insufficient funds or other reasons;

WHEREAS, the Township Finance Office has a long standing policy of charging $20 for any dishonored check;

WHEREAS, the Commissioners of the VTMUA agree with this policy;

NOW THEREFORE IT BE RESOLVED by the Commissioners of the Vernon Township Municipal Utilities Authority that any person who presents a check to the VTMUA which is subsequently dishonored by their financial institution shall pay a fee of $20 to the VTMUA.