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Borough of Rutherford, NJ
Bergen County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough of Rutherford Board of Health 3-26-1962 by Ord. No. 2-62. Amendments noted where applicable.]
A code regulating the emission of smoke from fuel-burning equipment, internal-combustion engines, open fires, stacks or chimneys and providing for the inspection of fuel-burning equipment is hereby established pursuant to the Public Health and Sanitation Code Adoption by Reference Act (P.L. 1950, c. 188).[1] A copy of said code is annexed hereto and made a part hereof without the inclusion of the text thereof herein.
Editor's Note: See N.J.S.A. 26:3-69.1 et seq.
The said code established and adopted by this chapter is described and commonly known as the "Smoke Control Code of New Jersey (1953)."
Three copies of the said "Smoke Control Code of New Jersey (1953)" have been placed on file in the office of the Health Officer of this local Board of Health upon the introduction of this chapter and will remain there for the use and examination by the public so long as this chapter is in effect.
Any person who violates any provision of this chapter or code established herein or any order made pursuant thereto or who shall refuse to comply with any such order shall, upon conviction thereof, be liable to a penalty of not less than $2 nor more than $100 for each violation.
All ordinances, codes or parts of same inconsistent with any of the provisions of this chapter and the code established hereunder are hereby repealed to the extent of such inconsistency.
In the event that any section, sentence or clause of this chapter or code shall be declared unconstitutional by a court of competent jurisdiction, such declaration shall not in any manner prejudice the enforcement of the remaining provisions.
This chapter and the code herein established shall take effect 30 days after first publication.[1]
Editor's Note: Former §§ 99-8 and 99-9, adopted 7-7-1936 by Ord. No. 1382, were repealed 6-26-1967 by Ord. No. 1980.