MISCELLANEOUS

Section 14-1.180 - Premises

MISCELLANEOUS

14-1.180 Premises.

(a) Food service establishments and all parts of the property used in connection with operations of the establishment are to be kept clean and free from litter, and are to be maintained in such a manner as to prevent creation of a nuisance.

(b) Only articles necessary to the operation and maintenance of the food service establishment are to be in the establishment.

(c) Unnecessary traffic of persons through the food preparation and utensil washing areas is prohibited.

Effective Date: 
Sunday, October 1, 1978
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Section 14-1.181 - Living areas

14-1.181 Living areas.

Operation of a food service establishment is not to be conducted in any room used as living or sleeping quarters. Food service operations are to be separated from living or sleeping quarters by complete partitioning and solid self-closing doors.

Effective Date: 
Sunday, October 1, 1978
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Section 14-1.182 - Laundry facilities

14-1.182 Laundry facilities.

(a) Laundry facilities in a food service establishment are restricted to the washing and drying of linens, clothes, uniforms and aprons necessary to the operation.

(b) A separate room is required for laundry facilities, except that such operations may be conducted in storage rooms containing only packaged foods or packaged single-service articles.

(c) Clean clothes and linens are to be stored, until used, in a clean place protected from contamination.

(d) Soiled clothes and soiled linens are to be stored in nonabsorbent containers or washable laundry bags until removed for laundering.

Effective Date: 
Sunday, October 1, 1978
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Section 14-1.183 - Animals

14-1.183 Animals.

Live animals, including birds and turtles, are to be excluded from food service operations. This exclusion does not apply to edible fish, crustacea, shellfish, or to fish in aquariums. Patrol dogs accompanying security police officers or guide dogs accompanying blind persons are permitted in the dining area.

Effective Date: 
Sunday, October 1, 1978
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Section 14-1.184 - Religious, fraternal and charitable organizations

14-1.184 Religious, fraternal and charitable organizations.

The provisions of this Subpart for equipment, plan review and pre-operational notification applicable to commercial food service operations shall not apply to food service establishments open to the public which are operated by religious, fraternal and charitable organizations.

(a) A permission to operate a food service issued to such organizations hereunder shall be for a term of two years and shall not require payment of a fee.

(b) Plan review requirements are waived for all such organizations.

(c) Such organization shall notify the permit issuing official or the department of its intention to engage in food service operations over the course of the next two years. The mailing of such notice will satisfy all requirements of this Part for the two-year period.

(d) The provisions of this section shall not prohibit the commissioner from actions necessary to assure that the public health is not endangered.

(e) This section shall not apply to continuing food services provided by such organizations operated more often than weekly.

Effective Date: 
Friday, August 3, 1979
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