[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Health of the Township of Jefferson 2-8-1960 (Ch. 86 of the 1967 Code); amended in its entirety by the Township Council of the Township of Jefferson at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I). Subsequent amendments noted where applicable.]
Sanitary regulations — See Ch. 384.
No person shall operate a retail food-handling establishment unless a permit or approval of an existing certificate, permit or license to operate same shall have been issued by the Division of Health. Such permit or approval of an existing certificate, permit or license shall be posted in a conspicuous place in such establishment.
There shall be a charge of $100 for such permit or approval of an existing certificate, permit or license.
Permits issued or approved under the provisions of this chapter shall expire annually on June 30 of each year, and application for renewal thereof shall be submitted, together with the required fee, prior to June 1 of each year at the Division of Health office.
A person conducting an itinerant retail food-handling establishment shall secure a permit or, if such person is the holder of a certificate, permit or license issued by the Board of Health of another jurisdiction, said certificate, permit or license may be approved by this Division of Health, and there shall be a fee of $100 charged for such approval.
[Added 8-16-2017 by Ord. No. 17-20]
A person attending a special event located within the Township of Jefferson for the purpose of dispensing or selling food shall secure a permit from the Division of Health for each said event. The fee for such permit shall be $50 per event.
A permit or approval of a certificate, permit or license may be suspended or revoked for a violation by the holder of any provision of this chapter, after an opportunity for a hearing by the Division of Health or its authorized representative.
A permit or approval of a certificate, permit or license issued by another Board of Health is not transferable.
Any person who violates any provision of or order promulgated under this chapter shall, upon conviction thereof, be liable to a penalty of not less than $5 nor more than $500 for each violation. Each day a particular violation continues shall constitute a separate offense.