[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Council of the Township of Burlington 5-9-1989 (Sec. 4:8 of the 1975 General Ordinances). Amendments noted where applicable.]
Land development — See Ch. 330.
The landlord/sponsor of each rental unit converted to a condominium or cooperative after the effective date of the Senior Citizens and Disabled Protected Tenancy Act shall pay a fee of $10 per rental unit to the Township of Burlington. Said fee shall be for the purpose of offsetting the cost to the Township of administering the statute at the local level.
Editor's Note: See N.J.S.A. 2A:18-61.22 et seq.
For the purpose of administering this chapter and applicable provisions of the Senior Citizens and Disabled Protected Tenancy Act, the Township's Principal Assessing Account Clerk is hereby designated as the administrator, whose duties are as follows:
Be the official contact between tenants and landlord sponsors;
Maintain application forms (prescribed by the Division of Housing of the Department of Community Affairs), to be available and processed according to the timetable as set forth in the Act;
Be knowledgeable of the application and administrative hearing process;
Conduct administrative hearings when applicable; and
Be responsible for the implementation of the fee schedule (established by this chapter) to cover the administrative costs in the application and/or hearing process.
The Township Council hereby establishes an Appeals Board, which Board shall hear and determine appeals from decisions rendered by the administrator under and pursuant to the Senior Citizens and Disabled Protected Tenancy Act.
As a prerequisite to the filing of an appeal with the Appeals Board, each applicant must pay a fee of $50 to the municipality.