2013 New Jersey Revised Statutes
Title 19 - ELECTIONS
Section 19:44A-27 - Public policy.

NJ Rev Stat § 19:44A-27 (2013) What's This?

19:44A-27 Public policy.

2.It is hereby declared to be a compelling public interest and to be the policy of this State that primary election campaigns for the office of Governor and general election campaigns for the offices of Governor and Lieutenant Governor shall be financed with public support pursuant to the provisions of this act. It is the intention of this act that such financing be adequate in amount so that candidates for election to the offices of Governor and Lieutenant Governor may conduct their campaigns free from improper influence and so that persons of limited financial means may seek election to the State's highest office.

L.1974, c.26, s.2; amended 1980, c.74, s.3; 2009, c.66, s.15.

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