Prior to the adoption of 16982 on 09/01/2001, Section 11-238 read as follows.

    Every privy, privy vault, cesspool or water closet, lagoon, sewer line, septic tank, sewage treatment device or other receptacle whatever, of human excrement, which is in an overflowing, leaking, full, insecure or defective condition, or kept in such condition as to emit any offensive, noxious or disagreeable odor, shall constitute a nuisance.

(Code 1964, § 10.6030)