2013 New Jersey Revised Statutes
Title 19 - ELECTIONS
Section 19:23-53 - Statements transmitted to clerks and superintendent of elections; access to office of municipal clerk.


NJ Rev Stat § 19:23-53 (2013) What's This?

19:23-53 Statements transmitted to clerks and superintendent of elections; access to office of municipal clerk.

19:23-53.The district board shall immediately deliver or transmit this statement to the clerks of the county and municipality within which such primary election was held. In counties having a superintendent of elections one of such statements shall forthwith be filed with the superintendent of elections of the county. The superintendent may arrange to accept such certificates in each municipality within the county at the office of the clerk of such municipality or some other convenient place. Any municipal clerk who shall refuse to permit such superintendent or his deputies or assistants access to his office for the purpose of collecting such certificates or any municipal clerk or other person who shall interfere or obstruct the superintendent, his deputies or assistants in the collection of such certificates, or any member of a district board who shall willfully fail or refuse to deliver such statement to the superintendent, his deputies or assistants as the case may be, shall be guilty of a crime of the fourth degree.

Amended 1945, c.76, s.5; 1947, c.168, s.14; 2005, c.154, s.7.


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