Borough of Pennington, NJ
Mercer County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Pennington 8-13-1999 by Ord. No. 99-9 and approved at referendum. Amendments noted where applicable.]

§ 36-1 Creation and administration of program.

A. 
A Length of Service Awards Program (LOSAP) is herewith created in accordance with Chapter 388 of the Laws of 1997, to reward members of the Pennington First Aid Squad for their loyal, diligent and devoted services to the residents of Pennington Borough.
B. 
The LOSAP shall provide for fixed annual contributions to a deferred income account for each volunteer member that meets the criteria set forth below; such contributions shall be made in accordance with a plan that shall be established by the Borough of Pennington pursuant to P.L. 1997, c. 388; and such plan shall be administered in accordance with the laws of the State of New Jersey, the U.S. Internal Revenue Code and this chapter.
C. 
The LOSAP shall provide for annual contributions to each eligible member that meets the criteria as contained in Schedule A attached.[1]
[1]
Editor's Note: Schedule A is on file in the borough offices.
D. 
The estimated cost of the program has been calculated as follows:
(1) 
For regular annual services: $32,700, to be funded as follows:
Hopewell Township
75%
$24,525
Pennington Borough
25%
$8,175
E. 
Each active volunteer member shall be credited with points for volunteer services provided to the Pennington First Aid Squad in accordance with Schedule B attached.[2]
[2]
Editor's Note: Schedule B is on file in the borough offices.
F. 
This chapter shall not take effect unless it is approved by voters as a public question at the next general election.

§ 36-2 Question to be submitted to voters.

The following question shall be placed on the official ballot of the Borough of Pennington at the next general election:
"Shall the Borough Council of the Borough of Pennington be authorized to establish a Length of Service Awards Program for the Pennington First Aid Squad members that serve the Borough of Pennington, pursuant to the following terms and conditions:
1.
The program shall provide for annual contributions to a deferred income account for each active volunteer member that meets the eligibility criteria and in accordance with the schedule adopted by the Pennington Borough Council.
2.
The proposed minimum annual contribution for an active volunteer member is $550, and the maximum is $1,150.
3.
The estimated cost of the program has been calculated as follows: For regular annual services: $8,175.
YES
NO"