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2019 Election Laws

.L.2019, c.80.   -see   A5159

Permits county commissioner of registration and board of elections to use electronic poll books.

Pamphlet Law 2 pages   Approved 5/2/2019 PDF Format    HTML Format

2019 Election Laws2020-02-07T18:29:56-05:00

First Annual Turnout Trophy

Shiloh Mayor Brad Campbell receives the first annual Turnout Trophy.  Shiloh won with a 62 percent turnout on Election Day.  Pictured (L-R) Deputy Freeholder Director Darlene Barber, Mayor Campbell, County Clerk Celeste Riley.

First Annual Turnout Trophy2019-04-26T07:00:58-04:00

2017 Election Laws

2017-08-07 – Approved P.L.2017, c.219.
Requires candidates for election to school board to file with their nominating petitions specific affirmation that they have not been convicted of crimes that would disqualify them from office.

2017-08-07 – Approved P.L.2017, c.206.
Allows fire district elections to be moved to November; eliminates certain fire district budget referenda; and eliminates certain fire […]

2017 Election Laws2018-11-06T16:41:48-05:00

2016 Election Laws

2016-01-19 – Approved P.L.2015, c.300.

Permits candidates for school board to circulate petitions jointly and be bracketed together on ballot; permits short nonpolitical designation of principles on petitions and ballots; provides for study of impact of changes.

2016-01-19 – Approved P.L.2015, c.222.
Permits voter registration of certain persons at age17 for voting at next election occurring on or […]

2016 Election Laws2019-04-26T07:00:58-04:00

2015 Election Laws

VOTE BY MAIL

P.L. 2015, c.
(Effective August 10, 2015)

The Law effectively, “…Reduces number of voters for whom person can serve as messenger; limits to three number of voted mail-in ballots transmittable by bearer; modifies conviction standard under vote by mail law”

CANDIDATE ELEC FORMS

Candidates will no longer be required to file a […]

2015 Election Laws2019-04-26T07:00:58-04:00