Borough of Netcong, NJ
Morris County
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Table of Contents
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the Borough of Netcong 7-11-1972 as Ch. 7 of the 1972 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Police Department — See Ch. 54.
Board of Health legislation — See Part III of the Code.

§ 29-1 Establishment of Board.

There shall be in and for this Borough of Netcong a Board of Health established in accordance with "An Act to Establish in This State Boards of Health and a Bureau of Vital Statistics, and to Define Their Respective Powers and Duties," approved March 31, 1887, and with the several supplements thereto.

§ 29-2 Membership.

[Amended 2-14-1967]
The membership of the Board of Health of the Borough of Netcong shall consist of five members.

§ 29-3 Appointment of members.

[Amended 2-14-1967]
The members of the Board of Health shall be appointed in accordance with the provisions of N.J.S.A. 40:87-16.[1]
[1]
Editor's Note: See now N.J.S.A. 40A:60-5.

§ 29-4 Terms of office; vacancies.

[Amended 2-14-1967]
Of the original five appointees to the Board of Health, one member shall be appointed for a term of one year, two members for terms of two years, and two members for terms of three years. Successors to such original appointees shall be appointed for a term of three years. Vacancies in the membership of the Board of Health shall be filled by appointment of the Mayor and Borough Council in accordance with the provisions of § 29-3.

§ 29-5 Organization of Board.

Said Board of Health shall adopt rules and regulations for its own government. It shall elect its own officers, with the exception of a Clerk and Inspector, from among its own members.

§ 29-6 Employees.

Said Board of Health shall appoint a Registrar of Vital Statistics, Clerk and Sanitary Inspector, and it may also appoint such other officers or assistants as said Board of Health may deem necessary; all appointees of said Board of Health shall be governed by the rules of said Board, and they may be removed for cause by said Board.

§ 29-7 Reports of violations.

The police officers of this Borough of Netcong shall promptly report to the Board of Health every violation of the health ordinances of this Borough of Netcong which may come within their observation or knowledge.

§ 29-8 Authority to contract debts limited.

The said Board of Health shall not contract any debts of any kind beyond the amount of the appropriations first made for its use by the Council of the Borough of Netcong.