There is hereby established within the City of Brigantine, pursuant to N.J.S.A. 2C:35-15 and Chapter 51, Section 8, of the Laws of 1989 the Committee/Alliance to Prevent Alcohol and Drug Abuse, which shall consist of 15 members, who shall serve terms of one year.
Vacancies in the membership of the Committee shall be appointed by the City Council.
The purpose of the Committee shall be to promote moderation and responsibility in the use of alcoholic beverages and to make recommendations to the City Council concerning the City Council’s policy, legislation and the City’s administration of the Alcoholic Beverage Control Act. The purpose of the Committee shall also be to promote the elimination of drug abuse and to make recommendations to the City Council concerning the City’s policy and legislation and the City’s administration of the laws concerning enforcement and elimination of the use of controlled dangerous substances. The Committee shall be further empowered to apply for grants from the Drug Enforcement and Demands Reduction Fund, pursuant to law.