2004 Supplemental Report on Municipal Courts

Yesterday, the Supreme Court released the Supplemental Reports of its various rules committees. Among the reports was the submission by the Supreme Court Committee on Municipal Courts.

The Municipal Court Committee’s report contains technical amendments related to bail and bail forfeitures. Under proposed Rule 7:2-1(a)(4), the report establishes the procedures to be utilized by judicial officials and the police when a law enforcement officer seeks to have an arrest warrant issued by telephone, radio or other electronic means. A copy of the 2004 Supplemental Report is attached to this muni-mail.

Due to the publication of the Supplemental Reports, the Supreme Court has increased the time period for comments until April 30th. Signed comments may be directed to:

Richard J. Williams, J.A.D.
Administrative Director of the Courts
Rules Comments
Hughes Justice Complex; P.O. Box 037
Trenton, New Jersey 08625-0037

Signed comments on the Committee reports and recommendations may also be submitted via Internet e-mail to the following address: Comments.Mailbox@judiciary.state.nj.us.

The confidentiality of the commenter will be maintained by the Court upon request.

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