[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the Borough of Hopatcong 4-18-2012 by Ord. No. 5-2012. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Editor’s Note: This ordinance also superseded former Ch. 24, Health, Board of, adopted 11-2-1967 as Ch. 15 of the 1967 Code, as amended.
There shall be a local Board of Health in and for the Borough of Hopatcong in accordance with the provisions of N.J.S.A. 26:3-1 et seq. to exercise the powers and have the jurisdiction as set forth therein.
The Borough of Hopatcong Board of Health shall consist of seven members, who shall be appointed by the Mayor with the advice and consent of the Council.
Currently appointed members of the Board of Health shall serve until their terms expire or they resign.
All appointments to the Board of Health shall be chosen from among the Mayor and Council of the Borough of Hopatcong. The terms of all future appointments shall coincide with their term of office.
There shall be two alternate members who shall be designated at the time of appointment as "Alternate No. 1" and "Alternate No. 2" until such a time when the Board consists solely of elected members of the governing body. Thereafter, there shall be no alternates to the Board of Health.
The Mayor and Council shall appoint the Registrar of Vital Statistics.