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He says he could fax in the transactions daily to police, but it would make more sense for police to fax in their lists of stolen materials so the shops can watch for it.

Holitzky showed slides of the effects of metal theft on municipal infrastructure, one which depicted a gaping hole in the sidewalk that endangered passersby after thieves stole the cover and the wires inside.

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If council enacts the bylaw, the district would have the power to yank the shop's business licence and slap on a fine of up to $10,000.

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"We're hoping to bring this bylaw forward very soon," bylaws director Liz Holitzky told council Monday.

Another showed lengths of thick copper cable chopped down from telephone poles, leaving the poles hanging precariously. The thieves left the wire beside the roadside and if the police don't respond, they return later to pick up the wire. The plastic insulation then is burnt off before it gets taken to a dealer. Hydro substations to rip out wires. "These are very secure properties," Holitzky said.

It's going to be a tougher time to fence stolen scrap metal if Maple Ridge council accepts a draft bylaw regulating the trade in the next few weeks.

The task force asked the provincial government to enact such laws, but it hasn't done anything, so cities are taking on the responsibility, said a staff report.

Those bylaws, however, could just move heavy metal thieves to municipalities that don't yet have the bylaws, such as Maple Ridge and Langley.

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The new rules would require scrap metal dealers to fax to police daily their purchases of copper wire, scrap aluminum or bronze plaques, so police can check it against stolen goods reports.

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Holitzky said eventually second hand goods stores and pawn shops will be included in the new bylaw, while Ashlie pointed out other cities are charging higher business licence fees for pawn shops because of the high revenues into the stores.

He already requires valid, photo ID before making a purchase, while the seller must also have a licensed vehicle and can't arrive on foot, bicycle or with a Grey Air Force 1 Mid

The bylaw is a result of a Lower Mainland task force on scrap metal dealers and follows tough bylaws enacted in Vancouver, Richmond and Surrey.

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A 2008 court decision ruled that municipalities can't require sellers to provide their identities when they're selling their goods.

Mayor Ernie Daykin said some scrap metal dealers are looking forward to the new bylaw, hoping it will weed out the less reputable dealers.

Keeping material for seven days would require him to increase the amount of cash reserve in his bank account. And even if it was kept that long, it would be difficult to find it again.

It could also spark an increase in crime, said Coun. Cheryl Ashlie, who was on the task force. Hydro, Telus, traffic or street signs, or wire that has been burned, has to be delivered by a vehicle from that source.

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And any junk that a dealer accepts must be held, untouched, for a week if the transaction was recorded on computers, and for 21 days, if paper records were kept.

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Mike Salo though, with Fraser Valley Metal Exchange, has his doubts about the bylaw.

Maple Ridge mulls scrap metal bylaw

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"There's no way they're going to be able to enforce it."

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