Borough of Bay Head, NJ
Ocean County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Bay Head as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Adopted 12-18-1984 (§ 2-13 of the 1984 Code)]
[Amended 11-19-1996 by Ord. No. 1996-5]
There shall be a Municipal Court for the borough, pursuant to provisions of N.J.S.A. 2B:12-1 et seq., as amended, to be known as the "Municipal Court of the Borough of Bay Head, Ocean County, New Jersey." The Municipal Court shall have a seal which shall bear the impress of the name of the Court and shall exercise all the functions, powers, duties and jurisdiction conferred by law upon municipal courts.
The courtroom of the Municipal Court shall be located in the Municipal Building of the borough. The Municipal Court shall sit upon such dates and at such hours as may, from time to time, be fixed by resolution of the Borough Council, along with such other dates and times as may be required, from time to time, to complete the business of the Court, consistent with all applicable statutes and rules of the Court governing the administration thereof.
[Amended 11-19-1996 by Ord. No. 1996-5]
There shall be a Municipal Judge of the Court who shall be appointed by the Mayor, with the advice and consent of the Borough Council, for a term of three (3) years, in accordance with the provisions of N.J.S.A. 2B:12-4, as amended. He shall receive such annual salary as may, from time to time, be determined by the Borough Council by ordinance. The compensation paid to the Municipal Judge shall be in lieu of any and all other fees or gratuities.
[Amended 11-19-1996 by Ord. No. 1996-5]
There shall be an Administrator of the Municipal Court who shall be appointed by the Borough Council by resolution, together with other necessary clerical or other assistants for the Municipal Court and which shall provide therein for their compensation. Such compensation shall be in lieu of all other fees, costs and other allowances.
[Adopted 12-7-2004 by Ord. No. 2004-12]
All requests for discovery in matters pending in the Borough of Bay Head Court shall be submitted through the Municipal Prosecutor.
The following fees shall be payable by the requestor to the Borough for the discovery provided:
A. 
For each of the first 10 pages photocopied: $0.75 per page.
B. 
For each of the next 10 pages photocopied: $0.50 per page.
C. 
For each of the pages photocopied thereafter: $0.25 per page.
D. 
Actual postage for any discovery sent by mail.
E. 
For the envelope for any discovery sent by mail: $0.25.
F. 
Photographs will be photocopied at the rates established herein. If requests are made for duplicate photographs, the actual cost of making the photographs shall be charged.
G. 
Duplication of videotapes constitutes an extraordinary duplication process and will be charged at the rate of $5 per videotape.
H. 
On any item that cannot be photocopied on the Borough copy machine or not otherwise provided for in this schedule, the actual cost incurred in making the copy shall be charged.
Where the discovery must be obtained from an entity other than the Borough of Bay Head, e.g., another police department, the actual costs paid to the other entity shall be paid by the requestor.