2016 New Jersey Revised Statutes
Title 2b - Court Organization And Civil Code
Section 2B:12-19 - Authority Of Municipal Court Judge Prior To Indictment; Notice To County Prosecutor
2B:12-19. Authority of municipal court judge prior to indictment; notice to county prosecutor
2B:12-19. Authority of municipal court judge prior to indictment; notice to county prosecutor. a. A municipal court has authority to conduct proceedings in a criminal case within its territorial jurisdiction prior to indictment subject to the Rules of Court.
b. A municipal court shall not discharge a person charged with an indictable offense without first giving the county prosecutor notice and an opportunity to be heard in the case.
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