Township of Manalapan, NJ
Monmouth County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Health of the Township of Manalapan 7-25-1995 by Ord. No. 1995-2. Further amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
General penalty — See Ch. 241, Art. II.
Unfit buildings — See Ch. 78.
Housing standards — See. Ch. 128.
Water — See Ch. 234.
As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
PERSON
Any individual, individuals, firm, partnership, corporation, agent, agency, broker, representative or other entity owning, in possession of or in control of a building or unit thereof in the Township of Manalapan.
[Amended 5-28-2002 by Ord. No. BH:2002-05; 2-25-2014 by Ord. No. BH:2014-01; 7-28-2015 by BH:2015-01]
No person shall permit a change of occupancy of any building or unit thereof relying on a nonpublic water system as defined in N.J.A.C. 7:10-12.1 et seq., or an individual subsurface sewage disposal system as defined in N.J.A.C. 7:9A, without first having obtained from the Board of Health of the Township of Manalapan a certificate of health for continued occupancy. The certificate of health for continued occupancy for the residence or building unit in question shall be issued upon:
A. 
Submission of written results from a state certified laboratory that the well water from the water system was sampled and tested by such laboratory that meets parameters tested for, and written results as received by the Board of Health are satisfactory as specified by the New Jersey Private Well Testing Act (N.J.S.A. 58:12A-26 et seq.), and the National Primary Drinking Water Regulations, 40 CFR 141; and
B. 
Submission of a receipt for services or documentation on company letterhead from a septic system pumping contractor that the septic tank(s) on the property has(ve) been pumped and no adverse observations are noted on the receipt or document of any condition which requires intervention or action by the Board of Health pursuant to the Standards for Individual Subsurface Sewage Disposal Systems in N.J.A.C. 7:9A et seq., pursuant to N.J.S.A. 58:11-23 et seq., and 58:10A-1 et seq., as adopted in its entirety by Chapter 269 of the Code of the Township of Manalapan; and
C. 
The purchaser of such building or unit shall have signed a Board of Health form acknowledging the results of § 252-2B, above.
Nothing contained herein shall be construed to relieve the owner of any building or unit thereof from any responsibility imposed upon said owner for providing a safe, sanitary and structurally sound place of habitation.
[Amended 3-24-1998 by Ord. No.1998-1; 5-28-2002 by Ord. No. BH:2002-05; 4-26-2011 by Ord. No. BH:2011-01; 2-25-2014 by Ord. No. BH:2014-01]
A. 
The fee for the application and review of said application shall be $60.
[Amended 5-28-2002 by Ord. No. BH:2002-05]
The certificate of health for continued occupancy shall be granted or denied by the Health Officer, or such other designated agent, employee or official of the Board of Health of the Township of Manalapan, upon complying with § 252-2 of this chapter.
[Amended 5-28-2002 by Ord. No. BH:2002-05; 2-25-2014 by Ord. No. BH:2014-01]
Water testing results that satisfy the requirements of § 252-2 of this chapter shall be valid and satisfactory for changes in occupancy for up to six months from the date of the total coliform parameter or as specified by the New Jersey Private Well Testing Act (N.J.S.A. 58:12A-26 et seq.), whichever occurs earlier. Receipts provided pursuant to § 252-2B of this chapter shall be valid and satisfactory for changes in occupancy for up to two years from the date of the receipt.
[Amended 5-28-2002 by Ord. No. BH:2002-05]
Any person not able to comply with the provisions of this Chapter 252 prior to a change of occupancy as set forth in Chapter 252 may apply for a temporary certificate of health for continued occupancy. The Health Officer, in his discretion or in the discretion of such other designated agent, employee or official of the Board of Health, may grant such approval, which shall be evidenced by a written temporary certificate of health for continued occupancy, which shall expire 30 days from the date of issuance unless all conditions set forth therein shall have been satisfied.