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Borough of Hasbrouck Heights, NJ
Bergen County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the Borough of Hasbrouck Heights 6-17-1895 by Ord. No. 12. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Salaries and compensation — See Ch. 67.
Editor's Note: Ordinances adopted by the Board of Health are on file in the office of the Secretary of the Board of Health.
[Amended 12-20-1926 by Ord. No. 373; 6-25-1996 by Ord. No. 1759]
The Board of Health of the Borough of Hasbrouck Heights shall consist of seven regular members and two alternate members, all of whom shall be residents and registered voters of the Borough.
[Amended 6-25-1996 by Ord. No. 1759]
Both the regular and alternate members of said Board shall be nominated by the Mayor and appointed by him with the advice and consent of the Council.
[Amended 12-20-1926 by Ord. No. 373; 5-29-1990 by Ord. No. 1538; 6-25-1996 by Ord. No. 1759; 9-24-1996 by Ord. No. 1768]
The term of office of the several regular members of the Board of Health shall be four calendar years, two of whom shall be nominated and appointed for a term to commence on the first day of January each year hereafter, except that in each fourth year hereafter only one regular member shall be nominated and appointed. Nothing herein contained shall affect the present term of office of any regular member already appointed under this chapter. The terms of the alternate members shall be for two calendar years, except that the terms of the alternate members first appointed shall be two calendar years for Alternate No. 1 and one calendar year for Alternate No. 2, so that the term of only one alternate member shall expire at the end of any one calendar year. An alternate member may participate in discussions of the proceedings but may vote only in the place and stead of a regular member who is absent or disqualified from voting. A vote shall not be delayed in order to obtain the vote of a regular member instead of an alternate member. In the event that a choice must be made as to which alternate member is to vote, Alternate No. 1 shall vote first.
If any vacancy occurs in the membership of said Board, such vacancy shall be filled for the unexpired term only by nomination and appointment as provided in § 32-2.[1]
Editor's Note: Original Section 5, which immediately followed this section and dealt with the first organizational meeting of the Board of Health in 1895, was deleted 5-29-1990 by Ord. No. 1538.