Township of Galloway, NJ
Atlantic County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Health of the Township of Galloway 1-18-1971 by Ord. No. 394 as Ch. 82 of the 1971 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Animals — See Ch. 107.
Brush and hedges near roadways — See Ch. 119.
Buildings unfit for human habitation — See Ch. 129.
Fire prevention — See Ch. 199.
Junkyards — See Ch. 229.
Solid waste — See Ch. 291.
Swine — See Ch. 363.
A code defining and prohibiting certain matters, things, conditions or acts, and each of them, as a nuisance; prohibiting certain noises or sounds; requiring the proper heating of apartments; prohibiting lease or rental of certain buildings; prohibiting spitting in or upon public buildings, conveyances or sidewalks; authorizing the inspection of premises by an enforcing official; providing for the removal or abatement of certain nuisances and recovery of expenses incurred by the Board of Health in removing or abating such nuisances; and prescribing penalties for violations is hereby established pursuant to Chapter 188, Laws of 1950. A copy of said code is annexed hereto and made a part hereof without the inclusion of the text thereof herein.[1]
Editor's Note: The provisions of N.J.S.A. 26:3-69.2 were complied with by the original Sec. 3 of Ord. No. 320A (now Ch. 353), which stated that three copies of the Public Health Nuisance Code of New Jersey (1953) had been placed on file in the office of the Secretary of the local Board of Health upon the introduction of the ordinance and would remain on file there for the use and examination of the public.
The said code established and adopted by this chapter is described and commonly known as the "Public Health Nuisance Code of New Jersey (1953)."
[Amended 6-28-2005 by Ord. No. 1609; 12-13-2016 by Ord. No. 1951-2016]
Any person who violates or neglects to comply with any provision of this chapter or the code established herein or notice issued pursuant thereto shall, upon conviction thereof, be liable to a penalty of not more than $2,000, imprisonment for not more than 90 days and/or a period of community service for not more than 90 days.