Township of Elk, NJ
Gloucester County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Committee of the Township of Elk 5-7-2009 by Ord. No. O-2009-2.[1] Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Intermunicipal fire assistance — See Ch. 19.
Fire Department — See Ch. 20.
Unfit and dangerous buildings — See Ch. 47.
Uniform construction codes — See Ch. 54.
Smoke detectors — See Ch. 82.
[1]
Editor's Note: This ordinance also repealed former Ch. 64, Fire Prevention, adopted 10-3-2002 by Ord. No. O-2002-10, as amended.
Article I Enforcement of Uniform Fire Safety Act

§ 64-1 Adoption of Uniform Fire Code by Reference.

§ 64-2 Purpose.

§ 64-3 Local enforcement.

§ 64-4 Designation of enforcing agency.

§ 64-5 Duties of enforcing agency.

§ 64-6 Life-hazard uses.

§ 64-7 Board of Appeals.

§ 64-8 Additional required inspections and fees.

§ 64-9 Permit fees.

§ 64-10 Miscellaneous fees as authorized under N.J.A.C. 5:71 et seq.

Article II Firesafety Equipment

§ 64-11 Interference with Fire Department operations prohibited.

§ 64-12 Compliance with orders required.

§ 64-13 Driving of vehicles across fire hose.

§ 64-14 Tampering with equipment prohibited.

§ 64-15 Damage or injury to equipment or personnel prohibited.

§ 64-16 Blocking of fire hydrants or connections prohibited.

§ 64-17 Approval for hydrant use required.

§ 64-18 Recommendations regarding hydrants.

§ 64-19 Street obstructions.

§ 64-20 Residential smoke-detection systems.

§ 64-21 Fee schedule for staffing and apparatus usage.

Article III Rapid-Entry Systems

§ 64-22 Criteria for requirements.

§ 64-23 Approval of system type; keys.

§ 64-24 Additional materials as deemed necessary.

§ 64-25 Time frame for compliance.

§ 64-26 Privacy protection.

§ 64-27 Keys and information kept up-to-date.

§ 64-28 Violations and penalties.

Article IV Alarm Systems; False Alarms from Systems That Detect Smoke, Heat and Carbon Monoxide

§ 64-29 Findings.

§ 64-30 Purpose.

§ 64-31 Definitions.

§ 64-32 Enforcement.

§ 64-33 Registration of new systems; certificate of registration.

§ 64-34 Existing fire alarm systems.

§ 64-35 Powers and duties of enforcing agency.

§ 64-36 Prohibitions.

§ 64-37 Actions upon false alarms.

§ 64-38 Exceptions.

§ 64-39 Administrative charges.

§ 64-40 Violations and penalties.

Article V Burning

§ 64-41 General.

§ 64-42 Definitions.

§ 64-43 Permitted burning.

§ 64-44 Prohibited burning.

§ 64-45 Enforcement.

§ 64-46 Violations and penalties.