ORDINANCE 2019-01

COUNTY OF BURLINGTON

TOWNSHIP OF NORTH HANOVER

 

CALENDAR YEAR 2019

ORDINANCE TO EXCEED THE MUNICIPAL BUDGET APPROPRIATION LIMITS

AND TO ESTABLISH A CAP BANK  (N.J.S.A. 40A: 4-45.14)

 

WHEREAS, the Local Government CAP Law, N.J.S. 40A:4-45.1 et seq., provides that in the preparation of its annual budget, a municipality shall limit any increase in said budget to 2.5% unless authorized by ordinance to increase it to 3.5% over the previous year’s final appropriations, subject to certain exceptions; and

 

WHEREAS, N.J.S.A. 40A: 4-45.15a provides that a municipality may, when authorized by ordinance, appropriate the difference between the amount of its actual final appropriation and the 2.5% percentage rate as an exception to its final appropriations in either of the next two succeeding years; and 

 

WHEREAS, the Township Committee of the Township of North Hanover in the County of Burlington finds it advisable and necessary to increase its CY 2019 budget by up to 3.5% over the previous year=s final appropriations, in the interest of promoting the health, safety and welfare of the citizens; and

 

WHEREAS, the Township Committee of the Township of North Hanover in the County of Burlington hereby determines that a 3.5% increase in the budget for said year, amounting to $ 26.953.60 in excess of the increase in final appropriations otherwise permitted by the Local Government CAP Law, is advisable and necessary; and,

 

WHEREAS, the Township Committee of the Township North Hanover of in the County of Burlington hereby determines that any amount authorized herein above that is not appropriated as part of the final budget shall be retained as an exception to final appropriation in either of the next two succeeding years.

 

NOW THEREFORE BE IT ORDAINED, by the Township Committee of the Township of North Hanover in the County of Burlington, a majority of the full authorized membership of this governing body affirmatively concurring, that, in the CY 2019 budget year, the final appropriations of the Township of North Hanover shall, in accordance with this ordinance and N.J.S.A. 40A: 4-45.14, be increased by 3.5%, amounting to $ 94,337.60, and that the CY 2019 municipal budget for the Township of North Hanover be approved and adopted in accordance with this ordinance; and

 

BE IT FURTHER ORDAINED, that any amount authorized herein above that is not appropriated as part of the final budget shall be retained as an exception to final appropriation in either of the next two succeeding years; and

 

BE IT FURTHER ORDAINED, that a certified copy of this ordinance as introduced be filed with the Director of the Division of Local Government Services within 5 days of introduction; and

 

BE IT FURTHER ORDAINED, that a certified copy of this ordinance upon adoption, with the recorded vote included thereon; be filed with said Director within 5 days after such adoption.

 

COMMITTEE

MOTION

2ND

AYES

NAYS

ABSTAIN

ABSENT

Committeeman DeLorenzo

 

X

X

 

 

 

Committee Doyle

 

 

X

 

 

 

Committeeman Kocubinski

X

 

X

 

 

 

Deputy Mayor  O’Donnell

 

 

X

 

 

 

Mayor DeBaecke

 

 

X

 

 

 

 

 

NOTICE

This ordinance shall take effect immediately after final passage and publication according to law.  This Ordinance published herewith was introduced and passed upon first reading at the regular meeting of the Township Committee of the Township of North Hanover held on March 21, 2019.  It will be further considered for final passage after a public hearing to be held on April 4, 2019, at the Municipal Building, 41 Schoolhouse Road, Jacobstown, NJ at 7:00 p.m. or as soon thereafter as the matter may be heard, at which time and place any persons desire to be heard upon the same will be given an opportunity to be heard.  Copies are available free of charge at the Municipal Clerk’s Office prior to the public hearing.

                                                                                                                                                Mary Picariello

                                                                                                                ______________________________
                                                                                                               
Mary Picariello

                                                                                                Municipal Clerk

 

 

NOTICE

 

The ordinance read by title upon second reading herewith has been adopted at the meeting of the Mayor and Township Committee of North Hanover Township, held on April 4, 2019 and the 20 day period of limitation within which a suit, action or validity of such ordinance can be commenced, has begun to run from the date of the publication of this notice.

                                                                                    Mary Picariello

                                                                                    _______________________

                                               Mary Picariello

                                    Municipal Clerk

 

VOTE TO ADOPT ORD 2019-01

COMMITTEE

MOTION

2ND

AYES

NAYS

ABSTAIN

ABSENT

Committeeman DeLorenzo

 

 

 

 

 

X

Committee Doyle

X

 

X

 

 

 

Committeeman Kocubinski

 

X

X

 

 

 

Deputy Mayor  O’Donnell

 

 

X

 

 

 

Mayor DeBaecke

 

 

X