Township of Lehigh, PA
Northampton County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Supervisors of the Township of Lehigh as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Open burning — See Ch. 60.
Explosives — See Ch. 72.
[Adopted 2-12-1980 as Art. 1503 of the 1980 Code of Ordinances]

§ 76-1 Careless or negligent fires prohibited.

No person shall set fire to or cause the burning of any bedding, furniture, rug, curtain, drape or other house or household furnishings or fittings or any other part of a motel, lodging house, multifamily dwelling, convalescent home, child care facility or similar place of abode by any means whatsoever through carelessness or negligence as to endanger the safety of any person or property.

§ 76-2 Violations and penalties. [1]

Penalties for violation of this chapter shall be as provided in Chapter 1, General Provisions, Article II.
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Editor's Note: Added at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).