Township of Montville, NJ
Morris County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Health of the Township of Montville by BOH Ord. No. 1999-1 as Ch. 17.24 of the 1998 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Nuisances caused by dogs and other animals — See Ch. 91.
Dust control — See Ch. 154.
Noise — See Ch. 255.
Open excavations — See Ch. 265.
Property maintenance — See Ch. 287.
Swine — See Ch. 438.

§ 424-1 Adoption of code by reference.

A code defining and prohibiting certain matters, things, conditions or acts, and each of them, as a nuisance; prohibiting certain noises or sounds; requiring the proper heating of apartments; prohibiting lease or rental of certain buildings; prohibiting spitting in or upon public buildings, conveyances or sidewalks; authorizing the inspection of premises by an enforcing official; providing for the removal or abatement of certain nuisances and recovery of expenses incurred by the Board of Health in removing or abating such nuisances; and prescribing penalties for violations, excepting and excluding Paragraph 2.1(e) of Section II of said code, is hereby established pursuant to N.J.S.A. 26:3-69.1 through 26:3-69.5. A copy of said code is annexed hereto and made a part hereof without the inclusion of the text thereof herein.

§ 424-2 Title.

The code established and adopted by this chapter is described and commonly known as the "Public Health Nuisance Code of New Jersey (1953)," excluding Paragraph 2.1(e) of Section 11 of said code.

§ 424-3 Copies on file.

Three copies of said Public Health Nuisance Code of New Jersey (1953) have been placed on file in the office of the Secretary of this local Board of Health upon the introduction of this chapter and will remain on file there for use and examination by the public.

§ 424-4 Violations and penalties.

A. 
Any person, firm or corporation violating any of the provisions of this chapter shall be fined, upon conviction, not less than $50 nor more than $1,000 for each violation.
[Amended 2-28-2006 by Ord. No. 2006-09[1]]
[1]:
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 405, General Provisions, Board of Health, Art. I).
B. 
Each day that a particular violation continues shall constitute a separate offense.