2013 New Jersey Revised Statutes
Title 19 - ELECTIONS
Section 19:46-13 - Original and exclusive jurisdiction of Supreme Court

NJ Rev Stat § 19:46-13 (2013) What's This?

19:46-13. Original and exclusive jurisdiction of Supreme Court
8. Notwithstanding any statute, rule or regulation to the contrary and except as otherwise required by the Constitution of the United States or by any federal law, no court of this State shall have jurisdiction over any judicial proceeding challenging the actions of the New Jersey Redistricting Commission, including its establishment of Congressional districts under this act, except that the Supreme Court of this State shall have original and exclusive jurisdiction to consider any cause brought upon the petition of a legally qualified voter of the State and to grant relief appropriate to the cause, including the issuance of an order to the commission to establish new districts. The Court shall give any petition filed as provided herein precedence over all other matters. It shall render judgment within 30 days of the date on which the petition is filed.

L.1991,c.510,s.8; per s.12, expired January 1, 2001.

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