2016 New Jersey Revised Statutes
Title 2b - Court Organization And Civil Code
Section 2B:12-7 - Qualifications Of Judges; Compensation

NJ Rev Stat § 2B:12-7 (2016) What's This?

2B:12-7. Qualifications of judges; compensation
2B:12-7. Qualifications of judges; compensation. a. Every judge, temporary judge and acting judge of a municipal court shall be a resident of this State and an attorney-at-law admitted to practice in this State for at least five years provided, however, that this provision shall not apply to any attorney-at-law serving as a judge of a municipal court on the effective date of this act.

b. In lieu of any other fees, judges of municipal courts shall be paid annual salaries set by ordinance or resolution of the counties or municipalities establishing the court.

L.1993, c.119, s.1; amended 1996, c.95, s.6.


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