2013 New Jersey Revised Statutes
Title 19 - ELECTIONS
Section 19:26-1 - Return of election documents, equipment.
19:26-1 Return of election documents, equipment.
19:26-1. At the close of all primary elections held according to the provisions of this title, and after counting the ballots cast at such primary and making the statements thereof as herein provided, each district board shall place all ballots voted at the election and all spoiled and unused ballots inside the ballot boxes used at such election, and after locking and sealing the same, shall forthwith deliver the ballot boxes to the municipal clerk and the keys thereof to the county clerk. The signature copy register binders and the current primary party poll books used at the primary election shall be returned by the district boards to the commissioner, not later than noon of the day following the primary election for the general election.
The commissioner shall return the primary party poll books used at the primary election to the municipal clerks not later than one month preceding the next primary election.
The county clerks, in counties other than counties of the first class, shall, during the ten days next preceding the third registry day deliver, at their offices or in any other way they may see fit, the register of voters to the respective district boards.
The county clerks in counties of the first class shall deliver the register of voters to the municipal clerks, who shall deliver such register to the district boards at the same time and with the official general election sample ballots.
amended 2005, c.136, s.39; 2011, c.134, s.37.
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