[Ord. 1/7/63, S1]
A code regulating the location, construction, use, maintenance, and method of emptying or cleaning individual sewage disposal systems, the issuance of licenses to locate, construct, empty, or clean the systems, and fixing penalties for the violation thereof is hereby adopted pursuant to R.S. 26: 3-69.1 to 69.6. A copy of the code is annexed hereto and made a part hereof without inclusion of the text thereof herein.
[Ord. 1/7/63, S2]
The code established and adopted by this chapter is described and commonly known as the Individual Sewage Disposal System Code of New Jersey (1953).
[Ord. 1/7/63, S3]
Three copies of the Individual Sewage Disposal System Code of New Jersey (1953) have been placed on file in the office of the secretary, clerk or other similar officers of this board of health and will remain on file in the office for the use and examination of the public.
[Ord. 1/7/63, S4]
No person shall locate, construct, or alter any individual sewage disposal system until a license for the location, construction or alteration of the sewage disposal system is issued by the board of health.
[Ord. 1/7/63, S5]
New individual disposal systems shall not be placed in operation, nor shall any new dwellings or buildings or additions thereto be sold or occupied, which shall rely on such a system for sewage disposal until the board of health issues a certificate indicating that the disposal system has been located and constructed in compliance with the terms of the license issued and the requirements of the aforesaid code. Issuance of such certificate shall not be required for alteration to an existing individual sewage disposal system.
[Ord. 1/7/63, S6]
Persons shall not engage in the business of emptying or cleaning septic tanks, cesspools, privies or any place used for the reception or storage of human excrement who do not hold a license to engage in such business issued by the board of health. Such licenses shall be valid for a period of one year from the date of issuance but may be renewed by the board of health. The license may be revoked for failure of the licensee to comply with the provisions of this code or any rule or ordinance of the board of health.
The contents of any septic tank, cesspool, privy or other receptacle containing human excrement shall not be removed until a license for such removal has been obtained from the board of health.
[Ord. 1/7/63, S7]
In case any license or certification required by this chapter is denied by the board of health, a hearing shall be held thereon before the board within 15 days after the request is made by the applicant and upon such hearing the board of health shall affirm, alter or rescind its previous determination and take action accordingly within 15 days after the date of such hearing.
[Ord. 1/7/63, S8]
The board of health may order all further work in and about any individual sewage disposal system, which is being erected or installed in violation of the code, to be stopped forthwith, except such work as shall be necessary to remedy such violation and thereafter the work continued without any violation of any of the provisions of the code and after issuance of any such order and the service of a copy thereof upon any person connected with or working in and about the erection or installation of any such disposal system or any part thereof, no further work shall be done thereon except as aforesaid.
[Ord. 1/7/63, S9]
The following fees and charges are herewith established:
For the filing of an application and plans for a license to locate and construct an individual sewage disposal system: $10.
For the filing of an application and plans for a license to alter an individual sewage disposal system: $7.
For the issuance of a license to locate and construct or alter an individual sewage disposal system: $7.
For each reinspection of an individual sewage disposal system, or part thereof, caused by the failure of the licensee to locate and construct or alter the same in accordance with the terms of the license issued or the terms of the aforesaid code: an inspection fee of $5 shall be charged.
For the issuance or renewal of a license to a person or corporation engaged in the business of cleaning or emptying receptacles for the reception and storage of human excrement or other putrescible matter: $10 for each vehicle or conveyance.
For the issuance of a license to clean or empty any receptacle used for the reception or storage of human excrement or other putrescible matter: $10.