2016 New Jersey Revised Statutes
Title 2b - Court Organization And Civil Code
Section 2B:12-5 - Additional Municipal Judges.

NJ Rev Stat § 2B:12-5 (2016) What's This?

2B:12-5 Additional municipal judges.
2B:12-5. Additional municipal judges. a. With the written consent of the Assignment Judge of the vicinage, a county or municipality may:

(1) increase the number of judgeships of the municipal court, or

(2) appoint one or more temporary municipal judges.

b. A temporary judge is an additional judge of the municipal court appointed to meet a special need of limited duration. The procedure for appointment of temporary municipal judges shall be the same as that for other municipal judges, but each term of a temporary judge shall not exceed one year.

L.1993, c.119, s.1; amended 1996, c.95, s.4.


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