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“45 Days” to Discipline as Defined Under N.J.S.A. 40A:14-147 Only Applies to Internal Rules and Regulations

Posted in Contract Negotiations, Public Employee Discipline
In the world of Public Employee Discipline as it pertains to New Jersey municipal police officers, we often turn to N.J.S.A. 40A:14-147, or more commonly referred to as the “45 day rule", in ensuring that municipalities act within a reasonable time frame in bringing disciplinary charges against public safety officers. The New Jersey Attorney General’s Guidelines… Continue Reading