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File #: 19-1948    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Ordinance Status: Adopted
File created: 12/9/2019 In control: Law
On agenda: 12/10/2019 Final action: 1/8/2020
Title: AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND AND SUPPLEMENT TITLE XVIII, HOUSING CODE, CHAPTER 6, HOUSING AND ZONING REGULATIONS (CERTIFICATE OF CODE COMPLIANCE), SECTION 10, CERTIFICATE OF CODE COMPLIANCE REQUIRED UPON A NEW TENANCY, OF THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF NEWARK, NEW JERSEY, 2000, AS AMENDED AND SUPPLEMENTED, BY MAKING VARIOUS CORRECTIONS. DEFERRED 6PSF-d 121819 PUBLIC HEARING TO BE HELD ON JANUARY 8, 2020
Sponsors: Council of the Whole
Attachments: 1. 19-1948 certified ordinance.pdf
Related files: 19-1970, 19-0539
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AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND AND SUPPLEMENT TITLE XVIII, HOUSING CODE, CHAPTER 6, HOUSING AND ZONING REGULATIONS (CERTIFICATE OF CODE COMPLIANCE), SECTION 10, CERTIFICATE OF CODE COMPLIANCE REQUIRED UPON A NEW TENANCY, OF THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF NEWARK, NEW JERSEY, 2000, AS AMENDED AND SUPPLEMENTED, BY MAKING VARIOUS CORRECTIONS.
DEFERRED 6PSF-d 121819

PUBLIC HEARING TO BE HELD ON JANUARY 8, 2020

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WHEREAS, the Municipal Council adopted Ordinance 6PSF-a November 18, 2019, amending Title 18, Housing Code, Chapter 6, Housing and Zoning Regulations (Certificate of Code Compliance) by adding a Section 10, Certificate of Code Compliance required Upon a New Tenancy and also required the providers of any rental assistance, subsidy or voucher to inspect the property before a Certificate of Code Compliance can be issued; and

WHEREAS, the City of Newark has experienced an influx of needy persons being dropped off within the City limits; and

WHEREAS, it is necessary to amend Ordinance 6PSF-a November 18, 2019,to make various corrections.

Note: Additions are shown in bold and underlined and deletions are shown as strikethrough.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE MUNICIPAL COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF NEWARK, NEW JERSEY, THAT:

1. Title 18, Housing Code, Chapter 6, Housing and Zoning Regulations (Certificate of Code Compliance), Section 10, Certificate of Code Compliance Required Upon a New Tenancy, is hereby amended in the following manner:

18:6-10. CERTIFICATE OF CODE COMPLIANCE REQUIRED FOR NEW TENANCY.

18:6-10.1. Certificate of Code Compliance

A. Prior to any change in occupancy of any hotel, dwelling unit, rooming house, rooming unit, boardinghouse, motel, apartment unit or premises which is used, partially used or intended to be used for human occupancy, a Certificate of Code Compliance shall first have been obtained from the Department of Engineering, Office of Inspections and Enforcement, stating that t...

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