[Adopted 11-7-2018 by Ord. No. 456]
The Agreement, a copy of which is attached hereto and incorporated herein by reference, is hereby ratified and approved pursuant to the Intergovernmental Cooperation Act, 53 Pa.C.S.A. § 2301 et seq.
Editor's Note: Said Agreement is on file in the Township offices.
The purpose of this Agreement is to provide animal control services in Upper Southampton Township while providing efficiency in the costs of providing those services through intermunicipal cooperation.
The terms of the Agreement, including (1) Administration and Organization; (2) Responding to Calls; (3) Impoundment; (4) Release from Impoundment; (5) Insurance; (6) Financing; (7) Employment; (8) Termination of Services; (9) Notice; (10) Indemnification; (11) Omission or Delay; (12) Choice of Laws/Venue; (13) Successors and Assignees; (14) Entire Agreement/Severability; (15) Amendment; (16) Counterpart Signatures; are set forth in the attached Agreement as Appendix "A" and incorporated in this article as though set forth in full.
The Township Manager is hereby authorized to execute all documents and perform all necessary actions to cause the Township to enter into the Agreement, the terms of which are officially adopted through the enactment of this article.
All ordinances or parts thereof inconsistent with this article are hereby repealed to the extent of the inconsistency.
The provisions of this article are declared to be severable. If any provision of this article is determined by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid or unconstitutional, such determination shall have no effect on the remaining provisions of this article or on the Agreement or its validity.
This article shall be effective five days following its legal enactment.