[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Health of the Township of North Brunswick 4-3-1961. Section 427-9 amended at time of adoption of Code; see Ch. 366, General Provisions, Board of Health. Other amendments noted where applicable.]
A code regulating and controlling the location and construction, alteration and operation of swimming pools; the issuance of permits to locate and construct, alter or operate swimming pools; declaring and defining certain swimming pools as nuisances; and fixing penalties for violations, is hereby adopted pursuant to Chapter 188, 1950 (N.J.S.A. 26:3-69.1 to 69.6). A copy of said code is annexed hereto and made a part hereof without inclusion of the text thereof herein.
The said code established and adopted by this chapter is described and commonly known as the "Swimming Pool Code of New Jersey (1955)."
Three copies of the said Swimming Pool Code of New Jersey (1955) have been placed on file in the office of the Health Officer of this Board of Health and the Clerk of the Township of North Brunswick upon the introduction of this chapter and will remain on file in said office for use and examination by the public.
No person shall locate and construct, alter or operate a swimming pool until approval therefor shall have been issued by this Board of Health and a permit has been obtained from the Zoning Officer of the Township of North Brunswick.
The following fees and charges are herewith established:
(Licenses) (Permits) issued for the operation of a swimming pool shall expire annually on April 30 of each year, and application for renewal thereof shall be submitted, together with the required fee, prior to May 1 of each year to the Township Clerk or Board of Health.
Permits required by this chapter or code may be denied or suspended by this Board of Health for failure to comply with this chapter or code.
This Board of Health shall afford the person whose permit to locate and construct, alter or operate has been denied or suspended an opportunity to be heard in public hearing and, following this, to be informed of the Board's decision as hereafter provided by Section 2 of the code.
Sections 3.1, 3.4, 3.12 and 3.15 of the general Section 3, entitled "General layout and design in the Swimming Pool Code of New Jersey 1955," are hereby deleted.
Any person violating or failing to comply with any of the provisions of this chapter shall, upon conviction thereof, be punishable by a fine of not less than $2 nor more than $500 in the discretion of the Judge. The continuation of such violation on each successive day shall constitute a separate offense, and the person or persons allowing or permitting the continuance of the violation may be punished as provided above for each separate offense.
All building permits which may be required are to be issued by the Township Zoning Officer, only after conformity with the Zoning Code and after approval by the Health Officer when the application conforms to this chapter. All permits are to be obtained from the Township Clerk.