[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Commissioners of the Township of Long Beach 2-18-2011 by Ord. No. 11-08C. Amendments noted where applicable.]
The election of members of the Board of Commissioners in the Township of Long Beach shall be held on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November every four years commencing with the year 2012 pursuant to the authority set forth in N.J.S.A. 40:45-7.1.
All Commissioners in office on the date of the regular municipal election in November of 2012 shall be extended to January 1, 2013. Such Commissioners shall serve until their successors have been elected and qualified and sworn into office on or before 12:00 noon January 1, 2017.
Following the November 2012 election, Commissioners shall serve four-year terms commencing at 12:00 noon January 1 following their election.
This chapter may not be repealed and the date of elections may not be returned to May until more than 10 years after the adoption of this chapter unless such change shall be authorized by acts of the New Jersey Legislature.
The authority for this chapter is found in N.J.S.A. 40:75-2 and N.J.S.A. 40:45-6 et seq., the Non-Partisan Election Law.