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Testimony on Energy Master Plan, Reducing Energy Consumption

TYPE: Regulation/Rulemaking

NUMBER: N/A

DESCRIPTION: Recommendations for Reducing Energy Consumption for the Energy Master Plan

POSITION: N/A

TO: Board of Public Utilities

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Testimony on AR138, Designating Rancocas Creek as National Water Trail

TYPE: Legislation

NUMBER: SCR121

DESCRIPTION: Urges US Secretary of Interior to designate Rancocas Creek as National Water Trail

POSITION: Support

TO: Senate Energy & Environment Committee

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Testimony on A4417, Limiting greenhouse gas emissions under Global Warming Response Act

TYPE: Legislation

NUMBER: A4417

DESCRIPTION: Revises 2050 limit on statewide greenhouse gas emissions

POSITION: Support

TO: Assembly Environment and Solid Waste Committee

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Testimony on S1212, Requiring lead paint inspection prior to home purchases

New Jersey LCV supports S1212, or the “Lead Safe Certificate” Bill

Lead contamination in our water supply has been a front-page issue over the last few years, highlighted by the struggles faced in Flint, MI.  Lead poisoning isn’t just an issue that's happening in a far-off place, and New Jersey is not immune to this issue. 

In 2016, over 4,800 children in New Jersey were found to have elevated blood lead levels, with over 225,000 children being impacted since 2000. 

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testimony on A4416, Prohibiting sale or distribution of asbestos products

TYPE: Legislation
NUMBER: A4416
DESCRIPTION: Prohibits sale or distribution of products containing asbestos
POSITION: Support
TO: Assembly Environment and Solid Waste Committee

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Testimony on A2926, the New Jersey Transit Villages Act

TYPE: Legislation

NUMBER: A2926

DESCRIPTION: The New Jersey Transit Villages Act

POSITION: Support

TO: Assembly Commerce and Economic Development Committee

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Testimony on S2553/S2554, Providing tax credit for developing pollinator habitat

TYPE: Legislation

NUMBER: S2553/2554

DESCRIPTION: Provides corporation business tax credit to taxpayers that develop qualified native pollinator habitat on undeveloped property and in their right of way

POSITION: Support

TO: Senate Energy & Environment Committee

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Testimony on SCR121, Condemning EPA decision to withdraw from once-in-always-in policy

TYPE: Legislation

NUMBER: SCR121

DESCRIPTION: Condemns EPA decision to withdraw from "once-in-always-in" policy under Clean Air Act.

POSITION: Support

TO: Senate Energy & Environment Committee

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Testimony on S2476, Limiting DEP's oversight

TYPE: Legislation

NUMBER: S2476

DESCRIPTION: Amends law to limit DEP's direct oversight of remediation of portion of contaminated site under certain circumstances.

POSITION: Opposed

TO: Senate Budget & Appropriations Committee

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Testimony on S2255, Tax Credits for Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

TYPE: Legislation

NUMBER: S2255

DESCRIPTION: Provides corporation business tax credit and gross income tax credits for purchase and installation of certain electric vehicle charging stations.

POSITION: In favor

TO: Senate Energy & Environment Committee
 

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