[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the Borough of Glassboro 2-9-1971 by Ord. No. 3-71 as Ch. 67 of the 1971 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Amended 1-23-1973 by Ord. No. 73-1]
There is hereby adopted by the Borough of Glassboro for the purpose of safeguarding persons and buildings and their contents from the hazards arising from the use of electricity, the National Electrical Code, current edition. At least three copies will be available at the Municipal Building during regular business hours.
[Amended 1-23-1973 by Ord. No. 73-1; 2-25-1975 by Ord. No. 75-2]
The National Electrical Code shall be enforced by the duly appointed Electrical Inspector, who shall be properly licensed by the New Jersey Board of Public Utility Commissioners. The appointing authority is the Middle Department Inspection Agency or such other electrical inspection authority as may be certified by the New Jersey Board of Public Utility Commissioners.
Any person who shall violate any of the provisions of the code hereby adopted or fail to comply therewith, or who shall violate or fail to comply with any order made thereunder, or who shall build in violation of any detailed statement of specifications or plans submitted and approved thereunder or any certificate or permit issued thereunder and from which no appeal has been taken, or who shall fail to comply with such an order as affirmed or modified by the Borough Council or by a court of competent jurisdiction, within the time fixed herein, shall severally for each and every violation and noncompliance respectively be guilty of a misdemeanor punishable by a fine of not more than $200 or by imprisonment for not more than 90 days, or both such fine and imprisonment. The imposition of one penalty for any violation shall not excuse the violation or permit it to continue; and all such persons shall be required to correct or remedy such violations or defects within a reasonable time; and when not otherwise specified, each 10 days that prohibited conditions are maintained shall constitute a separate offense.
The application of the above penalty shall not be held to prevent the enforced removal of prohibited conditions.