Township of Stafford, NJ
Ocean County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Council of the Township of Stafford 8-4-1987 by Ord. No. 87-62. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Administrative Code — See Ch. 5.

§ 21A-1 Statutory authority.

The Township of Stafford provides for runoff elections in accordance with the provisions of N.J.S.A. 40:45-18 and 40:45-19 for the position of Mayor and Township Council.

§ 21A-2 Referendum required.

This chapter is adopted in accordance with the requirements of N.J.S.A. 40:45-21, and the Township Clerk is hereby directed to provide for the submission of a question providing for runoff elections at the next general election.

§ 21A-3 Question submitted to voters.

In accordance with the requirements of N.J.S.A. 40:45-21, the question to be submitted to the voters in the next general election[1] shall state as follows: "Shall runoff elections be held in Stafford Township as permitted by the Uniform Nonpartisan Elections Law?"
[1]
Editor's Note: This ordinance passed at general election held 11-3-1987.

§ 21A-4 Explanatory statement.

The Clerk shall provide for an explanatory statement to appear below the runoff election question to explain the runoff election system and to explain the result if the runoff election question is approved by the voters or rejected by the voters.