[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the Borough of Tuckerton 10-11-1912 by Ord. No. 29. Amendments noted where applicable.]
There shall be a local Board of Health established in the Borough of Tuckerton which shall be composed of five members and which shall be vested with the powers and shall perform the duties prescribed in the act of the legislature of this state entitled "An Act to Establish in this State Boards of Health and a Bureau of Vital Statistics, and to Define their Respective Powers and Duties," approved March 31, 1887, and amendments and supplements thereto.
Editor's Note: See N.J.S.A. 26:3-1 et seq..
The Mayor shall, at the next regular meeting after the adoption and approval of this chapter, send to the Council, as his nominations for confirmation, the names of five persons as members of said Board of Health to hold office as follows: two for one year, two for two years and one for three years; provided, however, that if any person nominated by the Mayor should not be confirmed by Council, the Mayor shall, at the next meeting of Council and at every succeeding meeting, nominate a person until confirmation is made by the Council. Any vacancy shall be filled by the nomination of the Mayor and the approval of the Council for the unexpired term only; provided, also, that at the expiration of the terms above mentioned the person who shall then be appointed shall hold his office for a period of three years.
The members of the said local Board shall take and hold their offices subject to removal for cause by Council, in the same manner as other Borough officers may be removed.
In lieu of salary, the Registrar of Vital Statistics is hereby authorized to receive and accept, as compensation for the discharge of his or her duties, all fees collected by the Registrar for the issuance of such permits and licenses as are legally issued by the Registrar, and all fees collected for the preparation and execution of certified copies of any such permits and licenses.