2017 New Jersey Revised Statutes
TITLE 40A - MUNICIPALITIES AND COUNTIES
Section 40A:4-14 - School items; separate certification
40A:4-14. School items; separate certification
In making the certifications of the budget for transmission to the county board, the amount to be raised by taxes for school purposes by a municipality shall be separately stated and
a. In municipalities in which the amount to be raised by taxes for school purposes is required to be certified to the governing body for inclusion in its budget, there shall be deducted from the "municipal tax levy" :
(1) The amount appropriated for debt service after first deducting therefrom the amount of the State school building aid, if any; and
(2) The amount of any emergency appropriation for school purposes certified to the municipality and approved by the governing body thereof;
(3) The amount appropriated for school capital improvements for land, buildings and equipment.
b. In all other municipalities, there shall be deducted from the municipal tax levy any appropriations for school purposes required.
Said items shall be added by the county board to the amounts to be raised by taxation for school purposes.
L.1960, c. 169, s. 1, eff. Jan. 1, 1962. Amended by L.1978, c. 136, s. 24, eff. Oct. 30, 1978; L.1979, c. 23, s. 1, eff. Feb. 8, 1979.