Monday, January 24, 2011

New Jersey environmental & energy legislation


New Jersey Dome

Seven new environmental and energy bills are pending introduction in the 
New Jersey Legislature. The Assembly bills below will be introduced
today.
The Senate bills will be introduced on Jan. 31, 2011


A-3750 Holzapfel, J.W. (R-10) 
Provides State income tax credit for removal of lawns near Barnegat Bay.


A-3751 Vainieri Huttle, V. (D-37)
Concerns environmental permits in low-income, minority communities.
Related Bill: S-1209


A-3756 Lampitt, P.R. (D-6)
Provides tax credits to certain businesses for certain capital investment in qualified business facilities and qualified residential projects located in vicinity of designated transit villages.


S-2646 Cunningham, S.B. (D-31)
Authorizes incinerator authorities to perform sanitation, public works, and environmental services.


S-2658 Greenstein, L.R. (D-14) Expands programs in BPU to include low-interest loans and grants to municipalities for energy efficient programs and innovative energy technologies. Related Bill: A-2218


S-2661 Vitale, J.F. (D-19); Whelan, J. (D-2)
Provides for transfer and sale of inactive liquor licenses for use in qualifying smart growth municipalities.


S-2663 Oroho, S.V. (R-24)
Creates New Jersey Business Action Center.

_____________________________________________________________________________

Readers of our daily newsletter,
EnviroPolitics, get to follow all environmental and energy legislation in New Jersey and Pennsylvania—from introduction to enactment.  If legislation like this is important to you, your business or your organization, take advantage of our 30-day, free trial subscription.

____________________________________________________________________________

Our most recent posts:
These seniors won't take no recycling for an answer 
Want to run a golf course? Give the NJDEP a call
Our Enviro-Events Calendar now has its own page

Who will have Corbett's ear on Marcellus gas drilling?

NRD ruling in NJ underscores need to 'get it in writing'

---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Like this post? You'll love our daily newsletter,
EnviroPolitics
Try it free for 30 days!
No obligation. Cancel anytime with a single click
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Subscribe here to view all our YouTube videos

Repost this article