Recently Enacted Environmental Laws

P.L. 2018, c.85: (S2646) Appropriates funds to NJDEP for environmental infrastructure projects for FY2019.

Recently Introduced Environmental Bills

AR33/AR251: Urges EPA to accelerate cleanup of 17-mile Lower Passaic River portion of Diamond Alkali Superfund site. Status: Introduced; Referred to Assembly Environment and Solid Waste Committee.

ACR85/SCR134: Proposed constitutional amendment to make State trustee of public natural resources and guarantee to the people other environmental rights. Status: Introduced; Referred to Assembly Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee.

AR168/SR85: Supports designation of Atlantic City as international center on global warming and climate change. Status: Introduced; Referred to Assembly Environment and Solid Waste Committee.

A2892/A2403: Provides purchasing preference to local and environmentally responsible businesses in awarding of State contracts. Status: Introduced; Referred to Assembly State and Local Government Committee.

A4092: Authorizes performance of supplemental environmental project to replace portion of monetary penalities for environmental violations in certain circumstances. Status: Introduced; Referred to Assembly Environment and Solid Waste Committee.