[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Health of the Township of Hazlet as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Article I Miscellaneous Provisions
Article II General Penalty
[Adopted 4-17-1978 as Ch. BH-1 of the 1982 Revised General Ordinances (§§ 329-14, 329-16 and 329-17 of the 1993 Code)]
The provisions of Chapter 1 of this Code concerning definitions and construction shall apply to all chapters in this Part III adopted by the Township Committee.
All notices required by Part III of this Code may be given personally to the owner of any premises or may be served upon him or her by delivery of the same to any tenant of the premises over the age of 14 years or by certified mail, return receipt requested, and by regular mail to his or her last known address. Proof of such mailing shall constitute conclusive evidence of such service.
Compliance with the provisions of Part III of this Code shall be in addition to compliance with all requirements of state law and regulation, including the regulations of the Bureau of Solid Waste Management.
[Adopted 4-17-1978 as Ch. BH-1 of the 1982 Revised General Ordinances (§ 329-15 of the 1993 Code)]
Maximum penalty. Any person violating any of the provisions of Part III of this Code shall, upon conviction thereof, pay a penalty of not less than $5 nor more than $500 for each offense. Complaint shall be made in the Joint Municipal Court of the Township or before such other judicial officer having authority under the laws of the State of New Jersey. In addition, the court shall have the power to impose other penalties provided by N.J.S.A. 26:3-77 and N.J.S.A. 26:3-78.
Separate violation. Except as otherwise provided, each and every day in which a violation of any of the provisions of Part III of this Code exists shall constitute a separate violation.