Township of Mullica, NJ
Atlantic County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Committee of the Township of Mullica 12-18-1948 revised 6-12-1968. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Salaries and compensation — See Ch. 51.

§ 7-1 Establishment.

A Municipal Court for the Township of Mullica is established as of January 1, 1949, pursuant to the provisions of Chapter 264 of the Laws of 1948, as amended and supplemented.[1]
[1]
Editor's Note: Said statute, N.J.S.A. 2A:8-1 et seq., was repealed by L.1993, c. 293, § 6, effective February 15, 1994. See now N.J.S.A. 2B:12-1 et seq.

§ 7-2 Name of Court.

The name of the Municipal Court shall be the "Municipal Court of Mullica Township."

§ 7-3 Seal.

The Municipal Court shall have a seal which shall bear the impress of the name of the Court.

§ 7-4 Municipal Magistrate.

There shall be a Municipal Magistrate of said Municipal Court known as the "Judge of the Mullica Township Municipal Court," who shall serve such term and have such duties, functions and powers and jurisdiction as conferred upon him by the provisions of Chapter 264 of the Laws of 1948,[1] as amended and supplemented, and all pertinent statutes of the State of New Jersey.
[1]
Editor's Note: See N.J.S.A. 2A:8-1 et seq.

§ 7-5 Court Administrator: appointment, term, salary and duties.

[Amended 7-9-1991 by Ord. No. 16-91]
There shall be an Administrator of the Municipal Court, who shall be appointed by the Township Committee and who shall serve for a term of three years from the date of his appointment and until his successor is appointed and qualified. He shall perform such functions and duties as shall be prescribed for him by law, the rules applicable to municipal courts and by the Municipal Magistrate.

§ 7-6 Application fee.

[Added 6-28-1994 by Ord. No. 13-94; amended 2-8-2000 by Ord. No. 6-2000; 4-14-2009 by L.L. No. 3-2009]
All persons applying for representation by the Township of Mullica's Municipal Public Defender are hereby required to pay an application fee of $200 at the time of the filing of their application. The Municipal Court Judge may waive any required application fee, in whole or in part, if the Municipal Court Judge determines, in his/her discretion, that the application fee represents an unreasonable burden upon the applicant seeking representation.

§ 7-7 Accumulation of fees.

[Added 6-28-1994 by Ord. No. 13-94]
The Municipal Court Administrator is hereby directed to collect all application fees and forward them to the Chief Financial Officer of the Township of Mullica in accordance with appropriate accounting procedures.