City of Camden, NJ
Camden County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Council of the City of Camden 6-10-2008 by Ord. No. MC-4397.
Editor's Note: This ordinance also repealed former Ch. 240, Fire Prevention and Protection, adopted 1-25-2001 by Ord. No. MC-3631.
Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES

Numbering of buildings — See Ch. 164.

Uniform construction codes — See Ch. 190.

Elevators — See Ch. 217.

Zoning and land use — See Ch. 577.

ARTICLE I
Municipal Fire Prevention Standards (§ 240-1 — § 240-5) 

ARTICLE II
Enforcement of Standards (§ 240-6 — § 240-8) 

ARTICLE III
Fees for Inspections and Permits (§ 240-9 — § 240-12) 

ARTICLE IV
Fire Suppression Costs (§ 240-13 — § 240-17) 

ARTICLE V
Emergency Services Mitigation Costs (§ 240-18 — § 240-23) 

ARTICLE VI
Fire Protection Standards Enforcement (§ 240-24 — § 240-28) 

Article I Municipal Fire Prevention Standards

§ 240-1 Districts for storing flammable liquids above ground.

§ 240-2 Districts for bulk plants for flammable liquids.

§ 240-3 Bureau of Fire Prevention established.

§ 240-4 Uniformed Fire Inspectors in classified service.

§ 240-5 Appropriation of penalties.

Article II Enforcement of Standards

§ 240-6 Local enforcement agency.

§ 240-7 Fire Marshal to conduct life hazard use inspections.

§ 240-8 Duties of Bureau of Fire Prevention.

Article III Fees for Inspections and Permits

§ 240-9 Life hazard use fees.

§ 240-10 Non-life hazard use registration, inspections and fees.

§ 240-11 Permits and certificates of Fire Code status.

§ 240-12 Certificate of smoke detector and carbon monoxide alarm compliance, fire report and fire inspection fees.

Article IV Fire Suppression Costs

§ 240-13 Firefighting costs described.

§ 240-14 Persons responsible for costs of fire suppression.

§ 240-15 Authorization to bill and institute litigation for costs.

§ 240-16 Responsibility upon ownership transfer.

§ 240-17 Additional action and remedy.

Article V Emergency Services Mitigation Costs

§ 240-18 Hazardous materials services.

§ 240-19 False fire alarms.

§ 240-20 Motor vehicle accident extrication services.

§ 240-21 Extraordinary marine services; fireboat.

§ 240-22 Extraordinary fire services, general.

§ 240-23 Office of Emergency Management.

Article VI Fire Protection Standards Enforcement

§ 240-24 Parking restrictions.

§ 240-25 Automated fire alarm systems.

§ 240-26 Fire protection appliances.

§ 240-27 Residential high rise life safety registry.

§ 240-28 Emergency accessibility.