Township of Bernards, NJ
Somerset County
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[The form of government in the Township of Bernards is the Township Form which comprises Chapters 142 to 156A in Title 40 of the New Jersey Revised Statutes. The Administrative Code has been drafted in conformity with the Township law and in many instances, provisions of the Township law have been restated in the Code. Other enabling laws pertaining to the Administrative Chapter are N.J.S.A. 40:47-1, et seq., Police and Fire Departments; N.J.S.A. 2A:8-1 et seq., Municipal Court; N.J.S.A. 40:55D-69, Zoning Board of Adjustment; N.J.S.A. 40:55D-1, Planning Board; N.J.S.A. 26:3-1 et seq., Board of Health; N.J.S.A. 40:12-1, Recreation Commission; N.J.S.A. 40:64-1, Shade Tree Commission; N.J.S.A. 40:48-2, Environmental Commission; and N.J.S.A. 44:8-107 et seq., Local Assistance Board. Other authority to regulate the internal affairs of the Township is contained in N.J.S.A. 40:48-2. For salary grades and ranges, wages, compensation and fees of all officers and employees of the Township, see annual salary ordinances of the Township. Such ordinances are not included in these Revised Ordinances, but are saved from repeal. See Adopting Ordinance.]

SECTION 2-1 Township Committee (§ 2-1.1 – § 2-1.11)

SECTION 2-2 Budget (§ 2-2.1 – § 2-2.3)

SECTION 2-3 Township Administrator (§ 2-3.1 – § 2-3.10)

SECTION 2-4 Municipal Clerk (§ 2-4.1 – § 2-4.2)

SECTION 2-5 Department of Law (§ 2-5.1 – § 2-5.5)

SECTION 2-6 Department of Finance (§ 2-6.1 – § 2-6.6)

SECTION 2-7 Police Department (§ 2-7.1 – § 2-7.16)

SECTION 2-8 Department of Engineering (§ 2-8.1 – § 2-8.8)

SECTION 2-9 Community Service Director (§ 2-9.1 – § 2-9.4)

SECTION 2-10 Board of Health (§ 2-10.1 – § 2-10.6)

SECTION 2-11 Department of Public Works (§ 2-11.1 – § 2-11.7)

SECTION 2-12 Municipal Court (§ 2-12.1 – § 2-12.5)

SECTION 2-13 Sewerage Authority (§ 2-13.1 – § 2-13.3)

SECTION 2-14 Fire Department (§ 2-14.1 – § 2-14.3)

SECTION 2-15 Junior Fire Fighter's Auxiliary (§ 2-15.1 – § 2-15.9)

SECTION 2-16 First Aid and Emergency Department (§ 2-16.1 – § 2-16.2)

SECTION 2-17 Shade Tree Commission (§ 2-17.1 – § 2-17.6)

SECTION 2-18 Environmental Commission (§ 2-18.1 – § 2-18.7)

SECTION 2-19 Free Public Library in the Bernards Township (§ 2-19.1 – § 2-19.5)

SECTION 2-20 Municipal Pool (§ 2-20.1 – § 2-20.6)

SECTION 2-21 Insurance Fund (§ 2-21.1 – § 2-21.7)

SECTION 2-21A Defense and Indemnification (§ 2-21A.1 – § 2-21A.5)

SECTION 2-22 Public Records; Fees (§ 2-22.1 – § 2-22.10)

SECTION 2-23 Township Ethics Board (§ 2-23.1 – § 2-23.3)

SECTION 2-24 Mutual Fire Aid Between the Township of Bernards and the Borough of Bernardsville (§ 2-24.1 – § 2-24.4)

SECTION 2-25 Mutual Fire and First Aid Services Between the Township of Bernards and the Township of Bridgewater (§ 2-25.1 – § 2-25.5)

SECTION 2-26 Local Historian (§ 2-26.1 – § 2-26.5)

SECTION 2-27 Interlocal Public Health Service Contract (§ 2-27.1 – § 2-27.1)

SECTION 2-28 Parks and Recreation (§ 2-28.1 – § 2-28.5)

SECTION 2-29 (Reserved)

SECTION 2-30 Length of Service Awards Program (LOSAP) for Emergency Services Volunteer Personnel (§ 2-30.1 – § 2-30.8)

SECTION 2-31 Agricultural Advisory Committee (§ 2-31.1 – § 2-31.2)

SECTION 2-32 Golf Advisory Committee (§ 2-32.1 – § 2-32.2)

SECTION 2-33 Protocol for Meetings (§ 2-33.1 – § 2-33.2)

SECTION 2-34 Ban Against Pay-to-Play (§ 2-34.1 – § 2-34.6)

SECTION 2-35 Municipal Alliance Against Substance Abuse (§ 2-35.1 – § 2-35.4)

SECTION 2-36 Traveler's Information Radio Station (§ 2-36.1 – § 2-36.5)

SECTION 2-37 Marriage and Civil Union Ceremonies; Fees (§ 2-37.1 – § 2-37.3)