Township of Freehold, NJ
Monmouth County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Committee of the Township of Freehold by Ord. No. O-93-27 (§ 2-45 of the Revised General Ordinances). Amendments noted where applicable.]

§ 59-1 Purpose.

The purpose of this chapter is to compel the filing of a notice of tort claim by potential claimants against the Township, which notice will require providing more detailed information to the Township pursuant to N.J.S.A. 59:8-6 in order that the Township may more completely investigate and evaluate potential claims against it.

§ 59-2 Notice of tort claim form adopted.

All notices of potential tort claims against the Township of Freehold pursuant to the New Jersey Tort Claims Act (N.J.S.A. 59:8-1 et seq.) shall be in the form attached hereto and made a part hereof.[1]
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Editor's Note: The form is on file in the Clerk's office.

§ 59-3 Necessity for filing completed forms.

All persons making claims against the Township of Freehold pursuant to the New Jersey Tort Claims Act (N.J.S.A. 59:8-1 et seq.) are hereby required to complete the form herein adopted as a condition of compliance with the notice requirements of the New Jersey Tort Claims Act. Failure to file the attached form, completed and executed, within the time prescribed by the New Jersey Tort Claims Act, shall bar any further proceeding against the Township of Freehold for any incident arising under, pursuant to or covered by the New Jersey Tort Claims Act.