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Township of Lakewood, NJ
Ocean County
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[1971 Code § BH10-1]
A code regulating premises on which swine are maintained; establishing minimum standards governing the location and maintenance of such premises; authorizing inspections of such premises; declaring and defining certain acts or conditions on such premises as nuisances; declaring and fixing penalties for violations thereof is hereby adopted pursuant to Chapter 188, P.L. (N.J.S.A. 26-3-69 to 69.6). A copy of the code is annexed hereto and made a part hereof without inclusion of the text thereof herein.
[1971 Code § BH10-2]
The code established and adopted by this chapter is described and commonly known as the Maintenance of Swine Code of New Jersey (1956).
[1971 Code § BH10-3]
Three copies of the Maintenance of Swine Code of New Jersey (1957) have been placed on file in the office of the Secretary of the Board of Health and will remain on file for the use and examination of the public.
[1971 Code § BH10-4]
No person shall maintain swine, as defined in the code, on premises within the boundaries of the Township until a valid permit has been issued by the Board of Health.
[1971 Code § BH10-5]
Permits required by this chapter or code may be denied or suspended by the Board of Health for failure to comply with this chapter or code. This Board of Health shall afford the person whose permit to maintain swine on premises has been denied or suspended an opportunity to be heard in public hearing; and following this to be informed of the Board's decision within two weeks thereafter.
[1971 Code § BH10-6]
The fee for a permit to maintain swine on premises shall be $25 for each 10 swine or portion thereof.
[ 1971 Code § BH10-7]
Permits issued for the maintenance of swine on premises shall expire annually on May 30th of each year and application for renewal thereof shall be submitted together with the required fee prior to May 1st of each year.