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Notice of Rule Proposals

The following rule proposals are scheduled for publication in the NJ Register on the publication dates listed below. The listing is sorted by publication date, with the most recent proposals listed first. Click on the proposal name for additional information. If a public hearing is scheduled, click on the "yes" link to view the proposal notice, where the information regarding the public hearing appears.

Proposals Currently Open for Comment

Publication
Date
Proposal Name Close of Comment Period Public Hearing
Scheduled?
Document
Links
Proposal
Status
6/19/2017

Well Construction and Maintenance; Sealing of Abandoned Wells Rules, N.J.A.C. 7:9D; Standards for Individual Subsurface Sewage Disposal Systems, N.J.A.C. 7:9A

8/18/2017
Notice
Open for Comment
Proposalpdf
5/15/2017

Underground Storage Tanks, N.J.A.C. 7:14B, Water Pollution Control Act, N.J.A.C. 7:14, and Administrative Requirements for the Remediation of Contaminated Sites, N.J.A.C. 7:26C; new rules and amendments; secondary containment; operator training ; and civil administrative penalties

7/14/2017
Notice
Open for Comment
Proposalpdf
5/1/2017

Freshwater Wetlands Protection Act Rules, N.J.A.C. 7:7A, Flood Hazard Area Control Act Rules, N.J.A.C. 7:13, Coastal Zone Management Rules, N.J.A.C. 7:7; Amendments, repeals, and new rules

6/30/2017
Notice
Open for Comment
Proposalpdf

Proposals with Comment Period Closed

Publication
Date
Proposal Name Close of Comment Period Public Hearing
Scheduled?
Document
Links
Proposal
Status
4/17/2017

Forestry, N.J.A.C. 7:3

6/16/2017
Notice
Pending Adoption
Proposalpdf
4/3/2017

Ground Water Quality Standards rules, N.J.A.C. 7:9C-1.7 and Appendix Table 1; and Discharges of Petroleum and Other Hazardous Substances Rules, N.J.A.C. 7:1E Appendix A List of Hazardous Substances

6/2/2017
Notice
Pending Adoption
Proposalpdf
Basis and Backgroundpdf
4/3/2017

Game Code NJAC 7:25-5

6/2/2017
Notice
Pending Adoption
Proposalpdf
3/20/2017

Air Pollution Control, N.J.A.C. 7:27; and Revision to State Implementation Plan (SIP) Fine Particulates (PM2.5) in Air Permitting, Sulfur (Startup/Shutdown/Malfunction (SSM) Exemption), and Emission Statements

5/19/2017
Notice
Pending Adoption
Proposalpdf
3/20/2017

Safe Drinking Water Act Rules, N.J.A.C. 7:10; Regulations Governing the Certification of Laboratories, N.J.A.C. 7:18 - Discretionary Changes to National Regulations; State-specific requirements for total coliform

5/19/2017
Notice
Pending Adoption
Proposalpdf
1/3/2017

Air Pollution Control, N.J.A.C. 7:27; and State Implementation Plan (SIP) for New Jersey’s Control and Prohibition of Air Pollution by Volatile Organic Compounds and Control and Prohibition of Air Pollution by Oxides of Nitrogen

3/4/2017
Notice
Pending Adoption
Proposalpdf
11/7/2016

Notice of Substantial Change on Adoption to Proposed Amendments to the NJPDES rule – Capacity Assurance Program (N.J.A.C. 7:14A-22)

1/6/2017
Notice
Proposalpdf
9/6/2016

Coastal Zone Management Rules, N.J.A.C. 7:7-16.9, Public Access

11/5/2016
Notice
Pending Adoption
Proposalpdf
8/15/2016

Legacy Landfill Law Proposed New Rule and Amendments: N.J.A.C. 7:26-7.3; Solid Waste, N.J.A.C. 7:26; Recycling Rules, 7:26A-1.3; Air Pollution Control, 7:27-7.1; and Air Administrative Procedures and Penalties, 7:27A-3.10

10/14/2016
Yes
Notice
Pending Adoption
Proposalpdf
6/20/2016

Flood Hazard Area Control Act Rules, N.J.A.C. 7:13; Proposed amendments and new rules

8/26/2016
Yes
Notice Extension
Pending Adoption
Notice
Proposalpdf
6/6/2016

Division of Fish and Wildlife Rules, N.J.A.C. 7:25-18, Marine Fisheries

8/5/2016
No
Notice
Pending Adoption
Proposalpdf

For proposals older than one year, please visit our proposal archive section.

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