Lieutenant Governor of New Jersey facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsLieutenant Governor of
|Term length||Four years, renewable once consecutively|
|Constituting instrument||New Jersey Constitution of 1947 (as amended, effective January 17, 2006)|
|Inaugural holder||Kim Guadagno (2010)|
|Formation||January 19, 2010|
|Salary||$141,000 (per year)|
The lieutenant governor is the second highest-ranking official in the state government and is elected on a ticket with the governor for a four-year term.
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State Senator Richard Codey served as the New Jersey's Acting Governor twice—the first time for four days, the second for 14 months.
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