The administrative functions, powers and duties of the County government shall be allocated and assigned among and within the departments established by the Code, and as required by law with respect to the County Officers established under the Constitution of the State of New Jersey. Nothing in this Code shall change the duties and powers of the County Clerk, the Sheriff, the Surrogate and the County Prosecutor whose offices are established under Article 7, Section 2 of the New Jersey Constitution.
Each of the Constitutional Officers shall be subject to such direction and supervision with respect to programs, functions, powers and duties as may be otherwise provided by law, and pursuant to N.J.S.A. 40:20-1.3, the effected Constitutional Offices shall be subject to the accounting controls, central purchasing practices, personnel procedures and central data processing services utilized by all other County departments. (N.J.S.A. 40:20-1.3)