2013 New Jersey Revised Statutes
Title 19 - ELECTIONS
Section 19:23-55 - Canvass of votes by county clerks; statement

NJ Rev Stat § 19:23-55 (2013) What's This?

19:23-55. Canvass of votes by county clerks; statement
The county clerks shall within 10 days canvass such statements relating to all officers and positions to be voted for by the voters of the entire State, county, county election district, congressional district, municipality or ward, and determine what persons have by the highest number of votes been so elected or nominated by the political parties.

In the case of United States Senator, Governor and member of the House of Representatives the county clerk shall immediately transmit to the Secretary of State a statement showing the total number of votes cast for such officers in the county. The Secretary of State shall furnish the necessary form.

In the case of members of the county committee the county clerk within 9 days after the primary shall mail to the chairman of the State committee and to the chairman of the county committee of the respective parties a list of the names of those elected to the county committee, giving the municipalities, ward and district each represents, together with their post-office addresses.

Amended by L.1975, c. 43, s. 5, eff. April 3, 1975.

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