[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Council of the Town of Newton as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Adopted 3-23-2015 by Ord. No. 2015-6]
The procedure for runoff elections will no longer apply in the Town of Newton, and the winning candidate will be determined in accordance with N.J.S.A. 40:45-17, as same may be amended or replaced in the future.
This article shall become effective upon the voters of the Town of Newton voting on a binding referendum to seek their approval to adopt this article providing for the elimination of holding runoff elections.
Editor's Note: This article was approved by referendum of the voters at the 11-3-2015 General Election.