[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Health of the Borough of Edgewater as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Adopted 12-11-1961 (Ch. 306 of the 1975 Code)]
Every person or persons, firm or corporation who or which has agreed or has become bound to furnish hot water to tenants or occupants of buildings designed to be occupied or occupied by two or more families as residences in the Borough of Edgewater, in the County of Bergen, shall furnish to such tenants or occupants, during a twenty-four-hour period daily, an adequate supply of hot water of a minimum temperature of 110° F. and a maximum temperature of 160° F.
Whenever a dwelling designated to be occupied or occupied by two or more families as residences is supplied with hot water from a plant or system operated under the control of the owner, his lessee or his agent, as landlord, in the absence of an express agreement to the contrary, such owner, his lessee or agent shall be deemed to have agreed or become bound to furnish hot water in accordance with the provisions of this article. The presence of such hot water plant or system in any such dwelling designed to be occupied or occupied by two or more families as residences shall be prima facie evidence of such agreement or obligation.