Township of Mine Hill, NJ
Morris County
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[Adopted by Ord. No. H-2-40 (Ch. XIX, Sec. 19-9, of the 1986 Revised General Ordinances)]
The owner, lessee or person in charge of any barn, stable or shed in which any horse, cow, goat or any other domestic animals are kept shall keep such barn, stable or shed and the premises thereof in a clean and sanitary condition at all times, and no person shall maintain or permit to be maintained any accumulation of manure nearer than 50 feet from any dwelling house.
No person shall keep or permit to be kept in any dwelling house, store or building occupied by human beings any horse, cattle, sheep, goat, fowl or swine.
No person shall maintain any shed, coop, pen or runway for fowls or rabbits nearer than 25 feet nor any shed, coop, or pen or runway for other domestic animals except dogs nearer than 50 feet from the doors or windows of any dwelling, or maintain any such shed, coop, pen or runway in any unclean or unsanitary condition.
[Added 4-7-1988 by Ord. No. 399-88]
Any person who shall violate any of the provisions of this article shall be liable to the general penalty as established in § 1-3, General penalty, of this Code. Each day or part thereof during which such violations shall continue shall constitute a separate offense.[1]
Editor's Note: Original Sec. 19-9.5, Refusal to pay fine, of the 1986 Revised General Ordinances, which immediately followed this section, was repealed at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. II).