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Township of Bloomfield, NJ
Essex County
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In any case where a provision of any Board of Health ordinance is found to be in conflict with the provisions of any zoning, building, fire, safety or health ordinance or code of the Township, the provision which establishes the higher standard for the promotion and protection of the health and safety of the people shall prevail.
Any person, firm or corporation violating any Board of Health ordinance shall, upon conviction, be punished by a fine of not less than $100 for each first offense; not less than $250 for each second offense; and not less than $500 for each offense thereafter, or be imprisoned in the county jail for a period not exceeding 90 days, or by both such fine and imprisonment, or be subject to a civil penalty, not to exceed $500, which penalty shall be enforced or collected through any court of competent jurisdiction in accordance with the Penalty Enforcement Law, N.J.S.A. 2A:58-1 et seq. Each violation of any of the provisions of this chapter and each day or part thereof the same is violated shall be deemed and taken to be a separate and distinct offense.
The provisions of this chapter shall apply to each ordinance of the Bloomfield Board of Health except for those ordinances where a separate and distinct penalty is stipulated.