[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Health of the Township of Stillwater 11-19-1971 as Ch. BH-III of the 1971 Revised General Ordinances. Amendments noted where applicable.]
A code regulating the installation, maintenance, repair and control of the plumbing of buildings and the connection thereof with outside sewers, cesspools or other receptacles, and regulating the practice of plumbing and the issuance of licenses to practice plumbing, 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.
The code established and adopted by this chapter is described and commonly known as the "Plumbing Code of New Jersey (Revised 1964)."
Three copies of the Plumbing Code of New Jersey (Revised 1964) have been placed on file in the offices of the Secretary of the Board of Health and the Township Clerk for the use and examination of the public.
In connection with the provisions of this chapter and the code hereby established and adopted as a part hereof, the following fees shall be charged and received:
For the examination of any applicant for license as master plumber: $50.
For the issuance or annual renewal of a license of master plumber: $25.
Filing plans for proposed plumbing work: $2.
For the issuance of permit for a proposed plumbing construction or alteration: $10, provided that an additional fee of $1 per fixture is hereby established for each fixture proposed in the approved plan for construction or alteration.
For the issuance of a permit for the replacement of a plumbing fixture: $5.
For each reinspection of plumbing work caused by the failure of the licensee to comply with the provisions of the code or permit issued: $5.
A person who has been issued a master plumber's license or to whom a permit may be issued under § 14-1.3 of the Plumbing Code of New Jersey shall execute and deposit with the administrative authority a bond which shall be in the amount of $3,000. Each such bond shall be conditioned upon compliance with the provisions of this code and the person so bonded being obliged to pay all fines and penalties as may be imposed upon him pursuant to law for violation of the provisions of this code. A master plumber's license or permits issued under § 14-1.3 shall not be valid unless such a bond has been executed and deposited as herein provided.