Borough of Oaklyn, NJ
Camden County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the Borough of Oaklyn 6-6-1905. Amendments noted where applicable.]
For legislation adopted by the Board of Health — See Part III of this Code.
There shall be in and for the Borough of Oaklyn a Board of Health in accordance with the provisions of the act of the legislature of New Jersey entitled. "An Act to Establish in This State, Board of Health and Bureau of Vital Statistics and to Define Their Respective Powers and Duties," approved March 31, 1887, and the several supplements thereto.[1]
Editor's Note: See N.J.S.A. 26:3-1.
[Amended 7-9-1957 by Ord. No. 3-57]
The Board of Health shall consist of seven members. All members of said Board of Health shall be appointed by the Mayor of the Borough of Oaklyn upon the advice and consent of at least 1/2 of the members of the Borough Council, and said members of said Board of Health shall hold office for the term of three years except in the case of vacancies, which vacancies shall be filled for the balance of the unexpired term.
Said Board of Health shall adopt rules and regulations for its own government and shall elect a President from among its own members.
Said Board of Health shall appoint a Registrar of Vital Statistics, a Clerk and a Sanitary Inspector and may also appoint such other officers or assistants as said Board of Health shall deem necessary. All appointees of said Board of Health shall be governed by the rules of said Board, and such appointees may be removed for cause by said Board. The marshals of said Borough when on police duty shall be sanitary inspectors, and they shall promptly report to the Board of Health every violation of the Health Ordinance of the Borough which may come within their observance or knowledge.
The said Board of Health shall not contract any debt or debts of any kind beyond the amount of the appropriation made for its use by the Council.