[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the Borough of Riverdale 1-18-1954. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Pursuant to the provisions of N.J.S.A. 40:87-15, as amended, the Office of Deputy Treasurer be and the same hereby is created.
Editor's Note: Former N.J.S.A. 40:87-15 was repealed by L. 1987, c. 379, § 1, effective 1-1-1988. See now N.J.S.A. 40A:60-2 et seq.
The Deputy Treasurer shall be nominated and, with the advice and consent of the Council, appointed by the Mayor for the term of one year commencing January 1 of the year in which said appointment is to be effective and until his successor is appointed and qualifies.
Said Deputy Treasurer shall, before entering the duties of his office, take and subscribe to an oath and deliver his bond to the municipality conditioned for the true and faithful performance of his duties all as provided by law.
Said Deputy Treasurer shall possess and perform all of those powers and duties possessed and performed by the Treasurer; in addition, he shall perform such duties as the governing body shall by ordinance or resolution, from time to time, direct and shall be responsible directly to the governing body for the true and faithful performance of all of his duties.
In furtherance of the performance of his duties, the power is conferred on the Deputy Treasurer to sign and countersign all checks and warrants to the same extent that that power is conferred on the Treasurer, and all checks and warrants shall be signed or countersigned by either the Treasurer or the Deputy Treasurer, in addition to such other persons whose signatures are required by law.