Current through Register Vol. 54, No. 7, April 4, 2022
(a) Any party
against whom an order to show cause or complaint is directed and who desires to
contest the same or make any representation to the Commission in connection
therewith shall file an answer in writing with the Commission.
(b) The answer shall apprise the Commission
fully and completely of the nature of all defenses and shall admit or deny
specifically and in detail all material allegations of the order to show cause
(c) Matters alleged
by way of affirmative defense shall be separately stated and numbered in the
(d) An Answer must be filed
within 20 days after service of the Order to Show Cause or complaint unless the
deputy attorney general or staff member who represents the complainant
consents, or the Commission orders an extension of time to Answer.
(e) Filing of an Answer shall be made by
forwarding an original and two copies to the Director of the Commission and a
copy to the deputy attorney general or staff member who is representing the
complainant in the matter.
N.J. Admin. Code §
Amended by R.1998 d.497,
See: 30 New Jersey Register 2333(a), 30 New Jersey Register
In (d), inserted "or staff member" following "attorney
general"; and rewrote (e).