Township of Montville, NJ
Morris County
[HISTORY: Enacted by Chapter 95 of the Laws of 1974, an Act of the State Legislature, approved by the Governor; approved and effective 9-11-1974.]

ARTICLE I
General Provisions and Powers (§ C-1 — § C-5) 

ARTICLE II
Governing Body (§ C-6 — § C-12) 

ARTICLE III
Administration (§ C-13 — § C-18) 

ARTICLE IV
Departmental Organization (§ C-19 — § C-20) 

ARTICLE V
Officers and Employees (§ C-21 — § C-26) 

ARTICLE VI
Initiative and Referendum (§ C-27 — § C-39) 

ARTICLE VII
Transitional Provisions (§ C-40 — § C-45) 

ARTICLE VIII
Validity (§ C-46 — § C-49) 

Article I General Provisions and Powers

§ C-1 Short title.

§ C-2 Effect of adoption.

§ C-3 Definitions.

§ C-4 Powers.

§ C-5 Self-government generally.

Article II Governing Body

§ C-6 Township Committee.

§ C-7 Powers of Committee.

§ C-8 Investigations.

§ C-9 Procedure.

§ C-10 Compensation.

§ C-11 Mayor.

§ C-12 Elective Township officers.

Article III Administration

§ C-13 Township Administrator.

§ C-14 Removal.

§ C-15 Administrator: powers and duties.

§ C-16 Budgets.

§ C-17 Budget operation.

§ C-18 Personnel and purchasing.

Article IV Departmental Organization

§ C-19 Departments generally.

§ C-20 Department heads.

Article V Officers and Employees

§ C-21 Conflict of interest prohibited.

§ C-22 Special privileges prohibited.

§ C-23 Promise or rewards prohibited.

§ C-24 Penalty for violation.

§ C-25 Persons convicted of offenses.

§ C-26 Failure to appear and testify grounds for removal.

Article VI Initiative and Referendum

§ C-27 Initiative power.

§ C-28 Referendum power.

§ C-29 Form and content of petition.

§ C-30 Certification.

§ C-31 Amendments.

§ C-32 Ordinances suspended.

§ C-33 Submission to Committee.

§ C-34 Submission to voters.

§ C-35 General or special elections.

§ C-36 Elections generally.

§ C-37 Publication.

§ C-38 Ballots.

§ C-39 Election results.

Article VII Transitional Provisions

§ C-40 Committee and Committeemen.

§ C-41 Ordinances and resolutions.

§ C-42 Officers and employees.

§ C-43 Volunteer fire companies.

§ C-44 Administrative Code.

§ C-45 Pending actions and proceedings.

Article VIII Validity

§ C-46 Severability.

§ C-47 Charter election provisions.

§ C-48 Validation.

§ C-49 Effective date.