[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Committee of the Township of Lumberton: Art. I, 12-17-1979 as Ord. No. 1979-17 (part of Ch. II of the 1973 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Adopted 12-17-1979 as Ord. No. 1979-17, (part of Ch. II of the 1973 Code)]
This section is enacted pursuant to the Interlocal Services Act, N.J.S.A. 40:8A-1 et seq., or any amendments or supplements thereto, to authorize the County of Burlington to provide public health services of a technical and professional nature, provided by the County Health Department as agent of our Municipal Board of Health, in compliance with the Local Health Services Act, N.J.S.A. 26:3A2-1 et seq., or any amendments or supplements thereto.
The township shall enter into a contract with the County of Burlington, essentially providing that the County Health Department shall provide public health services which meet the standards of core and elective activities enumerated in Standards of Performance, as promulgated by the Public Health Council of the State of New Jersey. The public health service activities are categorized under Administrative and Supporting Services, Environmental Health, Communicable Disease, Maternal and Child Health and Chronic Illness and are listed in such agreement. The Mayor and Township Clerk/Administrator are hereby authorized and directed to execute the agreement on behalf of this township.