[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Health of Township of Lumberton 12-18-1989 as Ord. No. 1989-15. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Sewers and septic systems — See Ch. 238.
Pursuant to the authority contained in N.J.S.A. 26:3-69 through 26:3-69.6, or any amendments or supplements thereto, the Board of Health of this township does hereby adopt the new rules and standards governing individual subsurface sewage disposal systems set forth in N.J.A.C. 7:9A, et seq., as an ordinance operative within the Township of Lumberton regulating construction and use of individual subsurface sewage disposal systems within this township. A copy of the code is annexed hereto and made a part hereof by reference without full inclusion of the text thereof herein.
The code established and adopted by this chapter is described and commonly known as the "Standards for Individual Subsurface Sewage Disposal Systems" (N.J.A.C. 7:9A-1 et seq.) and is adopted in full.
Three copies of the Standards for Individual Subsurface Sewage Disposal Systems have been placed on file in the office of the Township Clerk/Administrator, upon introduction of this chapter, and will remain on file there for use and examination of the public, including any future amendments or supplements thereto.
Any person who violates or fails to comply with any of the provisions of this chapter shall, upon conviction thereof, be subject to a fine of not less than $25 nor more than $500 or to a period of community service not exceeding 90 days, or both.