[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Council of the Township of West Windsor as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Adopted 8-7-2000 by Ord. No. 2000-18]
A Length of Service Awards Program is herewith created in accordance with Chapter 388 of the Laws of 1997, to reward members of the West Windsor Volunteer Fire Company No. 1, Inc., the Princeton Junction Volunteer Fire Company No. 1, Inc., and Twin "W" First Aid Squad, Inc., for their loyal, diligent and devoted services to the residents of West Windsor Township, effective January 1, 2001.
The LOSAP shall provide for fixed annual contributions to a deferred income account for each volunteer member that meets the criteria set forth below; that such contributions shall be made in accordance with a plan that shall be established by the Township Council pursuant to P.L. 1997, c. 388; and that such plan shall be administered in accordance with the laws of the State of New Jersey, the United States Internal Revenue Code and this article.
[Amended 3-17-2003 by Ord. No. 2003-07]
The LOSAP shall provide for annual contributions as credit to each eligible member that meets the criteria as follows:
Number of points required per year for firefighters to qualify: 125.
Number of points required per year for first-aid organization members to qualify: 100.
For regular annual service: $1,150.
Maximum total to be contributed in one given year: $1,150.
Editor's Note: This ordinance was approved by the voters at the election held 5-13-2003.
Each volunteer member shall be credited with points for volunteer services provided to the West Windsor Fire Company No. 1, Inc., or Princeton Junction Volunteer Fire Company No. 1, Inc., as provided below:
Each volunteer member shall be credited with points for volunteer services provided to the Twin "W" First Aid Squad, Inc., as provided below:
A member shall vest in 100% of his or her accumulated contributions and earnings after five years of eligible service.