Sunday, December 4, 2011

Energy & environment legislation up in NJ Assembly



The following energy and environmental bills are posted
for floor votes in the New Jersey Assembly on Monday, December 5, 2011:



A-915
  Chivukula, U.J. (D-17); Ramos Jr., R.J. (D-33) 
Authorizes creation of local renewable energy collaboratives and central renewable energy generation systems, and provides for sale of renewable power generation.
Related Bill: S-463

    
A-2529  Chivukula, U.J. (D-17); Quijano, A. (D-20); Stender, L. (D-22)
Concerns energy efficiency and renewable energy requirements.
Related Bill: S-2306   
    
A-3688  Wilson, G.L. (D-5); Riley, C.M. (D-3); Quijano, A. (D-20)
Authorizes Department of Agriculture to implement mobile fresh produce markets for residents of urban "food desert" communities.
Related Bill: S-2728    

A-3949
  Chivukula, U.J. (D-17); Mainor, C. (D-31); Riley, C.M. (D-3)
Provides certain collocations of wireless equipment, minor site plan status.
Related Bill: S-2989    


A-3992  Chivukula, U.J. (D-17)

Provides for streamlined review of certain wind energy generation facility installments
on farmland.  Related Bill: S-2887

A-4114  Coughlin, C.J. (D-19); Wagner, C. (D-38); Wisniewski, J.S. (D-19)

Allows all municipalities to sell and lease unneeded public property for "urban" farming and
gardening purposes.  Related Bill: S-2956   

A-4267  Wagner, C. (D-38); Prieto, V. (D-32); Bucco, A.M. (R-25)

Allows counties and municipalities to use open space trust funds for purchase of flood-prone
properties. Related Bill: S-3078   

AR-168  Albano, N.T. (D-1)
Urges USDA and other federal agencies to support State efforts and fund solutions that reduce or eliminate the stink bug population.

S-463  Smith, B. (D-17); Buono, B. (D-18)
Authorizes creation of local renewable energy collaboratives and central renewable energy generation systems, and provides for sale of renewable power generation.
Related Bill: A-915

   
S-2126  Whelan, J. (D-2); Haines, P.E. (R-8); Quijano, A. (D-20)

Permits development of solar and wind facilities and structures on landfills and resource extraction operations under certain circumstances. Related Bill: A-3139

   
S-2989  Codey, R.J. (D-27); Van Drew, J. (D-1)
Exempts certain collocations of wireless equipment from site plan approval.
Related Bill: A-3949 


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