Township of Evesham, NJ
Burlington County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Council of the Township of Evesham 2-7-2006 by Ord. No. 8-2-2006.[1] Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Fire Department — See Ch. 10.
Brush, grass and weeds — See Ch. 54.
Dangerous buildings — See Ch. 58.
Public entertainment — See Ch. 114.
Streets, sidewalks and parking lots — See Ch. 133.
[1]
Editor's Note: This ordinance also repealed former Ch. 75, Fire Prevention, adopted 9-30-1985 by Ord. No. 31-8-85, as amended.
Article I Enforcement of Uniform Fire Safety Act

§ 75-1 Purpose.

§ 75-2 Local enforcement.

§ 75-3 Designation of enforcing agency.

§ 75-4 Duties of enforcing agency.

§ 75-5 Life-hazard uses.

§ 75-6 Organization of enforcing agency.

§ 75-7 Appointment of Fire Official and inspectors; terms of office; removal.

§ 75-8 Board of Appeals.

§ 75-9 Additional required inspections and fees.

§ 75-10 Permit fees.

§ 75-11 Fire lanes and fire zones.

§ 75-11.1 Outdoor fires.

§ 75-11.2 Storage or parking of internal combustion engine vehicles.

§ 75-11.3 Identification of commercial occupancies.

Article II Firesafety Equipment

§ 75-12 Authority at fire and emergencies.

§ 75-13 Interference with Fire Department operations prohibited.

§ 75-14 Compliance with orders required.

§ 75-15 Driving of vehicles across fire hose.

§ 75-16 Tampering with equipment prohibited.

§ 75-17 Damage or injury to equipment or personnel prohibited.

§ 75-18 Blocking of fire hydrants or connections prohibited.

§ 75-19 Approval for hydrant use required.

§ 75-20 Recommendation regarding hydrants.

§ 75-21 Sale of defective fire extinguishers.

§ 75-22 Street obstructions.

§ 75-23 Residential smoke-detection systems.

§ 75-24 Fire extinguishers required in all residential occupancies.

§ 75-25 Fee schedule for staffing and apparatus usage.

Article III Rapid-Entry Systems

§ 75-26 Criteria for requirements.

§ 75-27 Approval of system type; keys.

§ 75-28 Additional materials as deemed necessary.

§ 75-29 Time frame for compliance.

§ 75-30 Privacy protection.

§ 75-31 Keys and information kept up-to-date.

§ 75-32 Violations and penalties.

Article IV False Alarms from Systems that Detect Smoke, Heat and Carbon Monoxide

§ 75-33 Findings.

§ 75-34 Purpose.

§ 75-35 Definitions.

§ 75-36 Enforcement.

§ 75-37 Registration of new systems; certificate of registration.

§ 75-38 Existing fire alarm systems.

§ 75-39 Powers and duties of enforcing agency.

§ 75-40 Prohibitions.

§ 75-41 Actions upon false alarms.

§ 75-42 Exceptions.

§ 75-43 Administrative charges.

§ 75-44 Violations and penalties.