Township of Bloomfield, NJ
Essex County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Bloomfield Council 11-19-1962 as Ch. 18 of the 1962 Code (Ch. 12 of the 1987 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
There is hereby established in the Township a Court, which shall be known as the "Municipal Court of the Township of Bloomfield, New Jersey," pursuant to the authority vested in the Township by provisions of N.J.S.A. 2B:12-1 et seq.
The Municipal Court shall have a seal bearing the impress of the name of the Court.
[Amended 11-2-1987]
The Municipal Court shall have a Judge, who shall be known as the "Municipal Judge," who shall have the qualifications and who shall serve for the term and be appointed in the manner provided by law.
The Municipal Court shall have the jurisdiction which is now or shall hereafter be conferred upon it by law, and the practice and procedure of the Court shall be governed by the law in such case made and provided and such rules as the Supreme Court of the state shall promulgate and make applicable to the Municipal Court.
The Municipal Court shall have such clerical help as the Township Council shall provide by ordinance or resolution.
The Municipal Court shall keep such records as may now or hereafter be provided by law or the rules of the Supreme Court of the state.