LEGNews2017-v2_1200x627

06

Dec2017
HR 3017, which reauthorizes the federal Brownfields Program that assists localities with the environmental cleanup of properties so the land may be redeveloped, has passed the U.S. House of Representatives, 409-8. All New Jersey representatives voted Yea. The Brownfields Program has worked and must be reauthorized. Over 59,000 sites nationwide, and ... Read More
December 6, 2017John Flores
LEGUpdate2017-v3_1200x627

22

Jul2017
An important piece of legislation designed to protect New Jersey's water supply from contaminants due to negligence, mismanagement, and cyberattacks has been signed into law by Governor Christie. Sponsored by Senate President Stephen Sweeney, Senator Linda Greenstein, and Senator Christopher "Kip" Bateman, the Water Quality Accountability Act  (S-2834) requires all ... Read More
July 22, 2017John Flores
LEGUpdate2017-S2834-2017-06-08-v1_1200x627

12

Jun2017
Key aspects of the bill are highlighted below. This bill, to be known as the “Water Quality Accountability Act,” is intended to enhance the reliability and safety of the State’s drinking water.  The bill would apply to all water purveyors.   The bill would establish specific standards for the testing of fire hydrants.  ... Read More
June 12, 2017John Flores
LEGUpdate2017-S2834-2017-05-25-v2_1200x627

25

May2017
Key aspects of the bill are highlighted below. This bill, to be known as the “Water Quality Accountability Act,” is intended to enhance the reliability and safety of the State’s drinking water.  The bill would apply to all water purveyors.   The bill would establish specific standards for the testing of fire hydrants.  ... Read More
May 25, 2017John Flores
LEGUpdate-S3076-2017-03-09v2_1200x627

10

Mar2017
This $400 million is the gas tax and the Transportation Trust Fund at work to fix the state's roads and bridges and make commuting smoother and faster.
March 10, 2017John Flores