Borough of Westville, NJ
Gloucester County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the Borough of Westville as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
General penalty for ordinance violations — See Ch. 1, Art. I, § 1-15.
Borough Attorney and Municipal Prosecutor — See Ch. 3, Art. III.
Salaries and compensation — See Ch. 62.
[Adopted 11-9-1948 (Ch. 8 of the 1974 Code)]

§ 26-1 Name of Court. [1]

There is hereby established in the Borough of Westville, in accordance with the provisions of N.J.S.A. 2B:12-1 et seq., a Municipal Court, to be known as the "Municipal Court of the Borough of Westville."
[1]
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).

§ 26-2 Designation of officers; compensation. [1]

[Amended 9-13-1977]
The Borough Council of the Borough of Westville shall hereafter have power to designate, by resolution, the persons to preside over such Municipal Court, the required Municipal Court Administrator and other employees thereof, and shall establish the compensation to be paid the respective officers as provided by law.
[1]
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).

§ 26-3 Jurisdiction. [1]

The jurisdiction of said Court shall be in accordance with N.J.S.A. 2B:12-1 et seq.
[1]
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).
[Adopted 9-10-1996 (Ch. 24, Art. I of the 1974 Code)]

§ 26-4 Application fee. [1]

Pursuant to N.J.S.A. 2B:24-17, the Borough of Westville hereby requires that a person applying for representation by the Municipal Public Defender pay an application fee of $50.
[1]
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).

§ 26-5 Waiver.

The Judge of the Municipal Court of the Borough of Westville may waive such application fee, in whole or in part, if, in his/her discretion, the application fee represents an unreasonable burden on the person seeking such representation.