Borough of Chester, NJ
Morris County
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Table of Contents
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the Borough of Chester 9-17-2002 by Ord. No. 2002-19. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Unfit buildings — See Ch. 97.
Uniform construction codes — See Ch. 109.
Fire prevention — See Ch. 132.
Article I Administration and Enforcement

§ 183-1 Title.

§ 183-2 Scope.

§ 183-3 Intent.

§ 183-4 Referenced standards.

§ 183-5 Existing remedies.

§ 183-6 Workmanship.

§ 183-7 Severability; effect on other provisions.

§ 183-8 Application of codes and regulations.

§ 183-9 Approval.

§ 183-10 Duties and powers of Code Official.

§ 183-11 Condemnation.

§ 183-12 Notice and orders.

§ 183-13 Placarding.

§ 183-14 Emergency measures.

§ 183-15 Certificate of compliance for residential rental units.

§ 183-16 Demolition.

§ 183-17 Right to appeal; Code appeals board.

§ 183-18 Violations and penalties.

Article II Word Usage and Definitions

§ 183-19 General; word usage.

§ 183-20 Definitions.

Article III Exterior and Interiors

§ 183-21 Scope; responsibility; vacant structures and land.

§ 183-22 Exterior property areas.

§ 183-23 Exterior structures.

§ 183-24 Interior structure.

Article IV Light, Ventilation and Occupancy Limitations

§ 183-25 Scope; responsibility; alternative devices.

§ 183-26 Ventilation.

§ 183-27 Occupancy limitations.

Article V Plumbing Facilities and Fixture Requirements

§ 183-28 Scope; responsibility.

§ 183-29 Required facilities.

§ 183-30 Toilet rooms.

§ 183-31 Plumbing fixtures.

§ 183-32 Water system.

§ 183-33 Sanitary drainage system.

§ 183-34 Storm drainage.

Article VI Mechanical and Electrical Requirements

§ 183-35 Scope; responsibility.

§ 183-36 Heating facilities.

§ 183-37 Electrical facilities.

§ 183-38 Elevators, escalators and dumbwaiters.

Article VII Fire Safety

§ 183-39 Scope; responsibility.

§ 183-40 Means of egress.

§ 183-41 Accumulations and storage.

§ 183-42 Fire resistance ratings.

§ 183-43 Fire-protection systems.

Article VIII Sanitation and Extermination

§ 183-44 Scope.

§ 183-45 Sanitary conditions.

§ 183-46 Extermination.

Article IX Hazards Abatement in Existing Buildings

§ 183-47 Scope.

§ 183-48 Application of other codes.

§ 183-49 Continued maintenance.

§ 183-50 Alternative methods and systems.

§ 183-51 Responsibility.

Article X Certification of Tenancy for Multiple-Dwelling Units

§ 183-52 Purpose.

§ 183-53 Definitions.

§ 183-54 Registration form required.

§ 183-55 Filing of registration form; validity.

§ 183-56 Information to be posted in affected dwellings.

§ 183-57 Time limit for filing.

§ 183-58 Owner to supply chapter, rules and regulations and registration form.

§ 183-59 Rules and regulations authorized.

§ 183-60 Violations and penalties.

§ 183-61 Penalty to be printed on certificate.

§ 183-62 Certificate of registration.

Article XI Resurfacing of Existing Parking Areas and Driveways

§ 183-63 Purpose.

§ 183-64 Definitions and word usage.

§ 183-65 Prohibited conduct.

§ 183-66 Design standard.

§ 183-67 Enforcement.

§ 183-68 Violations and penalties.