[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Commissioners of the Township of Upper Allen as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Adopted 6-17-1993 by Ord. No. 474]
That a certain document, one copy of which is on file in the office of the Secretary of Upper Allen Township at the Municipal Building, 100 Gettysburg Pike, Mechanicsburg, Upper Allen Township, Pennsylvania, being marked and designated "The Code of the Township of Upper Allen," and additionally a proposed copy of which has been and is on file at the law library located at the Cumberland County Courthouse, One Courthouse Square, Carlisle, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, and at the offices of The Sentinel, located at 457 East North Street, Carlisle, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, be and it hereby is adopted pursuant to Section 1502, Clause I, II (53 P.S. § 56502) of the First Class Township Code, as the Code of the Township of Upper Allen, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania (hereinafter sometimes referred to as the "Code of Upper Allen" or "Code"); embodying the codification of a complete body of legislation for the Township of Upper Allen as revised, codified and consolidated into titles, chapters and sections by General Code Publishers Corporation, consisting of the Charter and Chapters 1 through 245, together with Appendix. Each and all of the regulations, provisions, penalties, conditions and terms of said Code are hereby referred to, adopted, ordained and enacted as a single ordinance of the Township of Upper Allen.
The provisions of this code, insofar as they are substantively the same as those of ordinances and resolutions in force immediately prior to the enactment of this ordinance, are intended as a continuation of such ordinances and resolutions and not as new enactments, and the effectiveness of such provisions shall date from the date of adoption of the prior ordinance or resolution. All such provisions are hereby continued in full force and effect and are hereby reaffirmed as to their adoption by the Board of Commissioners of the Township of Upper Allen, and it is the intention of said Board of Commissioners that each such provision contained within the code is hereby reenacted and reaffirmed as it appears in said Code. Only such provisions of former ordinances as are omitted from this Code shall be deemed repealed or abrogated by the provisions of this ordinance, and only new or changed provisions, as described in this ordinance, shall be deemed to be enacted from the effective date of this Code, as provided below.
Various ordinances and parts of ordinances that are repealed and/or saved and previously enacted ordinances are identified and set forth in the document attached hereto and made a part hereof entitled "Adoption of Code," pages 1 through 68 inclusive.
Editor's Note: Said document is on file in the Township offices.
This ordinance shall take effect on the first day of the month after its date of enactment.