[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Health of the Township of Fredon Ord. No. 2003-07 (Ch. BH-IX of the 1972 Revised General Ordinances). Amendments noted where applicable.]
The Code established and adopted by this chapter is described and is commonly known as the "State Sanitary Code" pursuant to N.J.S.A. 26:1A-6 et seq. A copy of the Code and the regulations adopted thereunder pursuant to N.J.A.C. 8:27-1.1 et seq. are annexed hereto and made part hereof without the inclusion of the text thereof herein.
Editor's Note: Said code and regulations are on file in the Township offices.
License required. It shall be unlawful for any person to engage in the business of operating an establishment where body art procedures are performed without first obtaining a license from the Township of Fredon.
Lower earlobe piercing licenses. Lower earlobe piercing licenses shall be issued on an annual basis upon payment of an annual license fee of $50 and upon satisfactory inspection by the Health Department.
Body art establishments licenses. Body art establishments licenses shall be issued on an annual basis upon payment of an annual license fee of $500 and upon satisfactory compliance with the New Jersey Sanitary Code and regulations adopted thereunder.
Septic system inspections. Body art facility locations are subject to septic system inspection by the Health Department. Evidence of a failing or malfunctioning septic system would be cause for the immediate closure of said facility until the violation is abated to the satisfaction of the Health Department.
Water quality testing. Body art facility locations are subject to testing for water quality. Evidence of a failing of water quality would be cause for the immediate closure of said facility until the violation is abated to the satisfaction of the Health Department.
Medical waste. Medical waste generated at a body art facility shall be stored and disposed of properly and according to state regulation.
Enforcement and penalty action. Any violation of the provisions of this chapter or the New Jersey Sanitary Code and regulations adopted thereunder shall be grounds for enforcement action by the Township of Fredon. Such penalty action may include a summons being issued in municipal court, or suspension or revocation of nonrenewal of the body art establishment license issued by the Township of Fredon.
Penalty. Any person violating any provision of this chapter shall, upon conviction thereof, pay a penalty. Said penalty shall include a fine of not less than $100 nor more than $1,000 for each offense, unless otherwise provided by law. Each day that the violation exists is considered to be a separate offense.