[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Health of the Town of Clinton as Ch. BH-V of the Revised General Ordinances, 1971; revised and readopted at time of adoption of Code 4-15-1985 by Ord. No. BH-85-1 (see Ch. 148, General Provisions, Board of Health, Art. I). Amendments noted where applicable.]
A code defining and prohibiting certain matters, things, conditions or acts, and each of them, as a nuisance; prohibiting certain noises or sounds; requiring the proper heating of apartments; prohibiting lease or rental of certain buildings; prohibiting spitting in or upon public buildings, conveyances or sidewalks; authorizing the inspection of premises by an enforcing official; providing for the removal or abatement of certain nuisances and recovery of costs incurred by the Board of Health in removing or abating such nuisances; and prescribing penalties for violations, is hereby established pursuant to N.J.S.A. 26:3-69.1 et seq. A copy of the code is annexed to this chapter and made a part of it without the inclusion of the text herein.
The code established and adopted by this chapter is described and commonly known as the "Public Health Nuisance Code of New Jersey (1953)."
Three copies of the Public Health Nuisance Code of New Jersey (1953) have been placed on file in the offices of the Secretary of the Board of Health and the Town Clerk for use and examination by the public.
The code is amended in Section 1.1 to read as follows:
Enforcing officials shall mean and include regular and special patrolmen and superior officers of the Police Department, the Construction Official, the Building Subcode Official, the Plumbing Subcode Official, the Health Officer or any other official authorized by the Board of Health to enforce this code and chapter.