Township of Waterford, NJ
Camden County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Committee of the Township of Waterford as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Board of Health legislation — See Part III of this Code.
[Adopted 9-23-2015 by Ord. No. 2015-15.[1]]
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Editor’s Note: This ordinance also repealed former Ch. 32, Health, Board of, adopted 12-11-1974 as Ch. 24 of the 1974 Code.
The Board of Health of the Township of Waterford shall be known as the Health Services Advisory Board of the Township of Waterford created pursuant to the provisions of N.J.S.A. 26:3-1.
Said Board of Health shall consist of three members who shall be appointed by the Mayor with advice and consent of the Township Committee of the Township of Waterford. The persons so appointed shall be citizens of this state and residents of the Township of Waterford. The terms of office of the three members shall be staggered for not less than one year and not more than three years. Thereafter, all appointments shall be for three-year terms. Vacancies in membership shall be filled for the unexpired term only. Appointment to a vacancy to the Health Services Advisory Board shall be made in the same manner as the original appointment.
Each member before taking office shall sign and file with the Township Clerk an oath of office.
The Health Services Advisory Board of the Township of Waterford shall cooperate with the County of Camden Health Department to provide a program of health services in compliance with the Health Services Act.[1] Further, the Health Services Advisory Board may, from time to time, serve as liaison between the Camden County Health Department and the Mayor and Township Committee of the Township of Waterford in an effort to promote the enforcement of any and all county health ordinances. The Health Services Advisory Board shall perform any and all related functions necessary to meet the standards of performances under the Health Services Act.
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Editor's Note: See N.J.S.A. 26:3A2-1 et seq.
Pursuant to the provisions of N.J.S.A. 26:3A2-10, the Camden County Department of Health is hereby designated as the entity responsible for compliance with the Local Health Services Act for any and all functions which would be performed by the local health services provider, including meeting standards of performance.
The Health Services Advisory Board of the Township of Waterford, County of Camden, and State of New Jersey, shall cooperate with the Camden County Health Department to provide a program of health services in compliance with the Health Services Act. Further, the Township Health Services Advisory Board may serve as liaison between the Camden County Health Department and the Mayor and Township Committee of the Township of Waterford in an effort to promote the enactment and enforcement of any and all county health ordinances.
[Adopted 7-10-2019 by Ord. No. 2019-3]
The Mayor and Township Committee of the Township of Waterford, County of Camden, State of New Jersey, for the reasons set forth hereinabove,[1] hereby officially adopts the New Jersey State Housing Code, as set forth in N.J.A.C. 5:28-1.1 et seq., to be part of Chapter 32 of the Waterford Township Code, captioned "Board of Health."
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Editor's Note: Refers to the following language in the preamble of Ord. No. 2019-3:
"WHEREAS, by Ordinance 2015-15 the Township of Waterford amended Chapter 32 of the Township Code captioned "Board of Health" establishing a Waterford Health Services Advisory Board and designating the Camden County Health Department as the Local Provider and the Entity responsible for compliance with the local Health Services Act for any and all functions that would be performed by the Township of Waterford Health Services Advisory Board; and
"WHEREAS, as part of that process, the Township of Waterford must adopt for implementation the New Jersey State Housing Code as found at N.J.A.C. 5:28-1.1. et seq."