Town of Newton, NJ
Sussex County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Council of the Town of Newton 6-8-1970 as Ch. 4 of the Revised General Ordinances. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Police Department — See Ch. 30.
Article I General Provisions

§ 25-1 Employee Personnel Guide.

§ 25-2 Purpose of personnel guide.

§ 25-3 Equal employment opportunities.

§ 25-4 Responsibility of department heads.

§ 25-5 Classification of employees.

Article II Code of Ethics

§ 25-6 Prohibited conduct.

§ 25-7 Financial disclosure statements.

Article III Employment

§ 25-8 Recruitment.

§ 25-9 Medical examinations.

§ 25-10 Civil service exams.

§ 25-11 Permanent status.

Article IV Pay Plan

§ 25-12 Salary plan.

§ 25-13 Pay period.

§ 25-14 Overtime.

§ 25-15 Callback.

§ 25-16 Longevity pay.

Article V Hours of Work; Holidays

§ 25-17 Hours of work per week.

§ 25-18 Holidays.

Article VI Separation from Employment

§ 25-19 Resignation.

§ 25-20 Layoff or reduction in force.

§ 25-21 Retirement.

Article VII Grievance Procedure

§ 25-22 Definitions.

§ 25-23 Purpose.

§ 25-24 Procedure.

Article VIII Disciplinary Action

§ 25-25 Disciplinary actions enumerated.

§ 25-26 Causes of disciplinary action.

§ 25-27 Appeal of disciplinary action.

§ 25-28 Unionized employees.

Article IX Leaves of Absence

§ 25-29 Sick leave.

§ 25-29.1 Donated Leave Program.

§ 25-30 Military leave.

§ 25-31 Injury leave.

§ 25-32 Funeral leave.

§ 25-33 Jury duty.

§ 25-34 Maternity leave.

§ 25-35 Family and medical leave.

§ 25-36 Leave of absence without pay.

§ 25-37 Vacation leave.

§ 25-38 Personal days.

§ 25-39 Cafeteria plan.

§ 25-40 Volunteer firefighters' disability notification and return to active service.

Article X Additional Information

§ 25-41 Group insurance.

§ 25-42 Job-incurred injury/accident.

§ 25-43 Damage to municipal property.

§ 25-44 Employee training.

§ 25-45 Personnel records.

§ 25-46 Employee evaluations.

§ 25-47 Mileage/travel reimbursement.

§ 25-48 Smoking policy.

§ 25-49 Appearance.

§ 25-50 Safety.

§ 25-51 Sexual harassment.

§ 25-52 Drugs and alcohol.

§ 25-53 Light duty.

§ 25-54 E-mail and Internet code of conduct.

Article XI Criminal History Background Checks for Recreation Volunteers

§ 25-55 Definitions.

§ 25-56 Youth programs, background checks.

§ 25-57 Disqualification.

§ 25-58 Privacy.

§ 25-59 Appeals of disqualification.

§ 25-60 Penalties.