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Notice of Rule Proposal Archive (older than one year)

The following rule proposals were published 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 was scheduled, click on the "yes" link to view the proposal notice, where the information regarding the public hearing appears.

Publication
Date
Proposal Name Close of Comment Period Public Hearing
Scheduled?
Document
Links
Proposal
Status
9/16/2013 2014-15 Fish Code; N.J.A.C. 7:25‑6
11/15/2013
Notice
Proposalpdf
8/19/2013 Notice of Proposed Substantial Changes on Adoption to Proposed Amendments: State Park Service Code
10/18/2013
No
Notice
Notice of Proposed Substantial Changespdf
4/16/2013

Coastal Permit Program rules, N.J.A.C. 7:7, and Coastal Zone Management rules, N.J.A.C. 7:7E, emergency adoption and concurrent proposal

6/5/2013
Notice
Proposalpdf
imminent peril statementpdf
4/15/2013

Radiation Protection Programs N.J.A.C. 7:28

6/13/2013
No
Notice
Proposalpdf
4/15/2013

2013-14 Game Code, NJAC 7:25-5, proposed changes to hunting and trapping regulations

6/13/2013
Notice
Pending
Adoption
Proposalpdf
2/19/2013

Flood Hazard Area Control Act rules, N.J.A.C. 7:13, emergency adoption and concurrent proposal of amendments relating to construction/reconstruction of buildings based on most recent and reliable flood elevation data

3/21/2013
Notice
Proposalpdf
8/20/2012

N.J.A.C. 7:27A, Air Administrative Procedures and Penalties

10/19/2012
Notice
Pending
Adoption
Proposalpdf
8/6/2012

Endangered Plant Species Program Rules N.J.A.C. 7:5C, proposed amendments

10/5/2012
No
Notice
Pending
Adoption
Proposalpdf
7/16/2012

State Park Service Code, N.J.A.C. 7:2

10/14/2012
No
Notice Extension
Pending
Adoption
Notice
Proposalpdf
7/2/2012

Coastal Zone Management rules, N.J.A.C. 7:7E, public access

8/31/2012
Notice
Notice of Proposed Additional Substantial Changespdf
3/19/2012

Notice of Proposed Substantial Changes on Adoption to Proposed Rule Amendments; Coastal rules, N.J.A.C. 7:7E and N.J.A.C. 7:7; Public Access

5/18/2012
Notice
Notice of Proposed Substantial Changespdf
1/3/2012

Coastal Zone Management rules, N.J.A.C. 7:7E-7.4; Readoption without change, wind turbines on piers

3/3/2012
No
Notice
Proposalpdf
12/19/2011

Notice of Proposed Substantial Changes on Adoption to Rules Proposed for Readoption with Amendments-Noise Control, N.J.A.C. 7:29 - state noise regulations

2/17/2012
No
Notice
Notice of Proposed Substantial Changespdf
8/15/2011

Proposal to amend the Administrative Requirements for the Remediation of Contaminated Sites (ARRCS rules), N.J.A.C. 7:26C, and other rules related to site remediation, and to repeal and replace the Technical Requirements for Site Remediation (Technical Requirements), N.J.A.C. 7:26E, to fully implement the requirements of the Site Remediaiton Reform Act and amendments to other statutes related to remediation of contaminated sites

10/14/2011
Notice
Proposalpdf
8/15/2011

Proposed new rules, Electronic Waste Management Program, N.J.A.C. 7:26A-13

10/14/2011
Notice
Proposalpdf
8/1/2011

Proposed amendments; 2012-2013 Fish Code, N.J.A.C. 7:25-6

9/30/2011
Notice
Proposalpdf
6/6/2011

Sludge Quality Assurance (SQAR) rules, N.J.A.C. 7:14C, readoption with amendment

8/5/2011
No
Notice
Proposalpdf
5/2/2011

Proposal to readopt the Administrative Requirements for the Remediation of Contaminated Sites (ARRCS rules), N.J.A.C. 7:26C, and various other Department rules that govern site remediation or that cross-reference the new ARRCS rules, collectively referred to as the "Interim Rules"

7/1/2011
No
Notice
Proposalpdf
Prior published special adoption documentspdf
5/2/2011

Game Code N.J.A.C. 7:25-5

7/1/2011
Notice
Proposalpdf
4/4/2011

Sulfur in Fuels, Proposed Amendments: N.J.A.C. 7:27-9.1 through 9.3

6/3/2011
Notice
expired
Proposalpdf
4/4/2011

Coastal Zone Management rules, N.J.A.C. 7:7E, Coastal Permit Program rules, N.J.A.C. 7:7, Public access

6/3/2011
Notice
Proposalpdf
Notice of Additional Public Hearing(5/25/2011)
Notice of Additional Public Hearing (6/2/2011)
Notice of Proposed Substantial Changespdf
3/7/2011

Waiver of Department rules

5/6/2011
Notice
Proposalpdf
3/7/2011

Standards for Individual Subsurface Sewage Disposal Systems, Proposed Readoption with Amendments N.J.A.C. 7:9A

5/6/2011
No
Notice Adopted
Proposalpdf
2/7/2011

Green Acres Rules, N.J.A.C, 7:36, readoption without amendments

4/8/2011
No
Notice
Proposalpdf
2/7/2011

General Practice and Procedure, N.J.A.C. 7:1D and Appendix A

4/8/2011
No
Notice
Proposalpdf
1/18/2011

Endangered, Nongame and Exotic Wildlife, Amendments to N.J.A.C. 7:25-4.1, 4.13, 4.17

3/19/2011
No
Notice
Proposalpdf
1/18/2011

Financial Assistance Programs for Environmental Infrastructure Facilities, Proposed Readoption without change, N.J.A.C. 7:22

3/19/2011
No
Notice
Proposalpdf
12/20/2010

Noise Control, N.J.A.C. 7:29 - state noise regulations

2/18/2011
No
Notice
Proposalpdf
Notice of Proposed Substantial Changespdf
12/6/2010

General Practice and Procedure; Non-Public Records, N.J.A.C. 7:1D-3

2/4/2011
No
Notice
Proposalpdf
11/15/2010

Oysters - Proposed Readoption without Amendment, N.J.A.C. 7:25A

1/14/2011
No
Notice
Pending
Adoption
Proposalpdf
10/18/2010

State Trails System Rules, Readoption without Amendments, N.J.A.C. 7:5D

12/17/2010
No
Notice
Proposalpdf
10/18/2010

Dam Safety Standards, N.J.A.C. 7:20, readoption without amendment

12/17/2010
No
Notice
Proposalpdf
10/18/2010

Payment Schedule for Permit Application Fees, N.J.A.C. 7:1L

12/17/2010
No
Notice
Proposalpdf
10/4/2010

Proposed Amendments to the Administrative Requirements for the Remediation of Contaminated Sites Rules, NJAC 7:26C and Technical Requirements for the Remediation of Contaminated Sites Rules, NJAC 7:26E

12/3/2010
Notice
Proposalpdf
9/20/2010

Dam Restoration and Inland Water Project Loan Program Rules, N.J.A.C. 7:24A readoption without amendment

11/19/2010
No
Notice
Proposalpdf
4/19/2010

Proposed Amendment: N.J.A.C. 7:25-5.6, 2010 New Jersey Comprehensive Black Bear Management Policy

6/18/2010
Notice
Proposalpdf
4/5/2010

Proposed amendments to N.J.A.C. 7:25-18 (Marine Fisheries)

6/4/2010
Notice
Proposalpdf
1/4/2010

Safe Drinking Water Act Rules, N.J.A.C. 7:10, amendments related to Permit Efficiency Review Task Force recommendations and the Environmental Enforcement Enhancement Act

3/15/2010
Notice Extension
Notice
Proposalpdf
1/4/2010

Forestry Rules, N.J.A.C. 7:3, readoption without amendment

3/15/2010
No
Notice Extension
Notice
Proposalpdf
12/21/2009

Shellfish Growing Water Classification rules, N.J.A.C. 7:12 - amendments

2/19/2010
No
Notice
Proposalpdf
12/21/2009

Surface Water Quality Standards, N.J.A.C. 7;9B - phosphorus criteria

3/15/2010
Notice Extension
Notice
Proposalpdf
12/7/2009

Underground Storage Tanks Rules, N.J.A.C. 7:14B - readoption without amendment, N.J.A.C. 7:14B

3/15/2010
No
Notice Extension
Pending
Adoption
Notice
Proposalpdf
12/7/2009

Safe Drinking Water Act Rules, N.J.A.C. 7:10, proposed readoption without amendment

3/15/2010
No
Notice Extension
Notice
Proposalpdf
11/16/2009

Natural Areas and the Natural Areas System Rules, N.J.A.C. 7:5A - readoption with amendments

3/15/2010
No
Notice Extension
Adopted
Notice
Proposalpdf
11/16/2009

Sulfur in Fuels, N.J.A.C. 7:27-9.2

3/15/2010
Notice Extension
Notice
Proposalpdf
9/8/2009

Coastal Permit Program rules, N.J.A.C. 7:7; Coastal Zone Management rules, N.J.A.C. 7:7E; and Flood Hazards Area Control Act rules, N.J.A.C. 7:13 - Wind and solar energy

3/15/2010
Notice Extension
Notice
Proposalpdf
10/5/2009

Water Pollution Control Act - N.J.A.C. 7:14-2 and 8 - readoption without amendment

3/15/2010
Notice Extension
Notice
Proposalpdf
7/20/2009

Processing of Damage Claims Pursuant to the Sanitary Landfill Facility Closure and Contingency Fund Act, N.J.A.C. 7:1I - readoption with amendments

3/15/2010
No
Notice Extension
Notice
Proposalpdf
4/6/2009

Freshwater Wetland Protection Act rules, N.J.A.C. 7:7A - Amendments to codify LOI reliance determinations

3/15/2010
Notice Extension
Expired
Notice
Proposalpdf
8/17/2009

Division of Fish and Wildlife Rules - Proposed Amendments to 2010-2011 Fish Code N.J.A.C. 7:25-6

10/16/2009
Notice
Adopted
Proposalpdf
6/1/2009

Solid Waste Rules, Proposed Readoption without amendments: N.J.A.C. 7:26

7/31/2009
No
Notice
Proposalpdf
6/1/2009

Oysters - Proposed Amendments and New Rules to N.J.A.C. 7:25A, Proposed Repeals:  N.J.A.C. 7:25A-1.2, 1.9, 1.10, 4.1 – 4.6

7/31/2009
No
Notice
Proposalpdf
4/20/2009

Motor Vehicle Inspection and Maintenance

6/19/2009
Notice
Proposalpdf
4/20/2009

Freshwater Wetlands Protection Act Rules, N.J.A.C. 7:7A – Proposed Amendments, Surface Water Quality Standards, N.J.A.C. 7:9B – Proposed Readoption with Amendments, New Jersey Pollutant Discharge Elimination System, N.J.A.C. 7:14A – Proposed Amendments

6/19/2009
Notice
Proposalpdf
4/6/2009

Industrial Site Recovery Act rule readoption without amendments

6/5/2009
No
Notice
Adopted
Proposalpdf
4/6/2009

Division of Fish and Wildlife Rules – Proposed Amendments to 2009-2012 Game Code N.J.A.C. 7:25-5

6/5/2009
Notice
Adopted
Proposalpdf
2/17/2009

Proposed new rules: Global Warming Solutions Fund Rules, 7:27D, Main topic of rulemaking: Establishment of priority ranking system for allocation of funds

4/18/2009
Notice
Proposalpdf
3/16/2009

Safe Drinking Water Act rules, N.J.A.C. 7:10 - Maximum Contaminant Level for Perchlorate

3/15/2010
Notice Extension
Expired
Notice
Proposalpdf
1/20/2009

Coastal Zone Management Rules: Amendments to N.J.A.C. 7:7E-3.21, 3.23, 3.49, and 8.14

3/21/2009
Notice
Proposalpdf
1/20/2009

Greenhouse Gas Monitoring and Reporting Program, N.J.A.C. 7:1G-3.1, 3.2 and 5.3; N.J.A.C. 7:27-21.1 through 21.3, 21.5, and 21.11 through 21.13

3/21/2009
Notice
Expired
Proposalpdf
12/1/2008

Regulations for the Review Zone of the Delaware and Raritan Canal State Park, Proposed Repeal and New Rules: N.J.A.C. 7:45

1/30/2009
Notice
Proposalpdf
11/17/2008

Requirements for Rail Carriers that Transfer Non-containerized Solid Waste to or from Rail Cars, N.J.A.C. 7:26-2.1 and 2D.1

1/16/2009
Notice
Proposalpdf
11/17/2008

N.J.A.C. 7:27-31 NOx Budget Program

1/16/2009
Notice
Expired
Proposalpdf
10/6/2008

Freshwater Wetlands Protection Act Rules, proposed amendments

12/5/2008
Notice
Proposalpdf
9/15/2008

Toxic Catastrophe Prevention Act Program, N.J.A.C. 7:31, readoption with amendments

11/14/2008
Notice
Proposalpdf
9/15/2008

Processing of Damage Claims Pursuant to the Spill Compensation and Control Act, N.J.A.C. 7:1J

11/14/2008
No
Notice
Proposalpdf
8/18/2008

Freshwater Wetlands Protection Act rule enforcement amendments N.J.A.C. 7:7A-16

10/17/2008
No
Notice
Proposalpdf
8/4/2008

Coastal Permit Program rules, N.J.A.C. 7:7; Permit-by-rule for boatwash wastewater systems

10/3/2008
Yes
Notice
Proposalpdf
8/4/2008

N.J.A.C. 7:27-4, Control and Prohibition of Particles from Combustion of Fuel,
N.J.A.C. 7:27-10, Sulfur in Solid Fuels,
N.J.A.C. 7:27-16, Control and Prohibition of Air Pollution by Volatile Organic Compounds,
N.J.A.C. 7:27-19, Control and Prohibition of Air Pollution from Oxides of Nitrogen,
N.J.A.C. 7:27-21, Emission Statements,
N.J.A.C. 7:27A-3.10, Air Administrative Procedures and Penalties

10/3/2008
Yes
Notice
Proposalpdf
7/7/2008

Licensing of Water Supply and Wastewater Treatment Operators, N.J.A.C. 7:10A, Readoption with amendments

9/5/2008
Yes
Notice
Proposalpdf
7/7/2008

CO2 Budget Trading Program, N.J.A.C. 7:27C -1 through 10 - Proposed new rules and amendments

9/5/2008
Yes
Notice
Proposalpdf
6/16/2008

Control and Prohibition of Air Pollution from Diesel-Powered Motor Vehicles (Diesel Powered Motor Vehicle Inspection and Maintenance Program)

8/15/2008
Yes
Notice Extension
Notice
Proposalpdf
5/19/2008

Radiation Protection Programs N.J.A.C. 7:28; Revision of Radiation Protection Programs' Regulations in Support of Agreement State Initiative; amendment and repeal of certain existing rules and addition of new rules

7/18/2008
No
Notice
Proposalpdf
5/5/2008

Certification Program for Unregulated Heating Oil Tank Systems, N.J.A.C 7:14B-16(aka "UHOT proposal)

7/7/2008
Notice
Pending
Adoption
Proposalpdf
3/17/2008

New Jersey Pollutant Discharge Elimination System, NJPDES, N.J.A.C. 7:14A

5/16/2008
Notice
Proposalpdf
3/17/2008

New Jersey Register of Historic Places Rules N.J.A.C. 7:4

5/16/2008
Notice
Proposalpdf
1/22/2008

Determination of Environmental Benefit of the Reuse of Further Treated Effluent in Industrial Facilities, N.J.A.C. 7:14D

3/22/2008
No
Notice
Proposalpdf
1/22/2008

Shellfish Growing Water Classifications, Proposed Readoption with Amendments: N.J.A.C. 7:12

3/22/2008
No
Notice
Proposalpdf
1/7/2008

Recycling Rules; Solid Waste Management Rules, Proposed Readoption with Amendments: N.J.A.C. 7:26A

3/7/2008
Notice
Proposalpdf
12/17/2007

Control and Prohibition of Air Pollution by Toxic Substances for the regulation of Perchloroethylene Dry Cleaning Facilities, N.J.A.C. 7:27-17

2/15/2008
Notice
Expired
Proposalpdf
12/17/2007

Coastal Zone Management rules, N.J.A.C. 7:7E- 8.11 and 8A -Concurrent public access proposal

2/15/2008
Notice
Proposalpdf
12/3/2007

Fish Code for 2008-2009 fishing season–Proposed amendments N.J.A.C. 7:25-6

2/1/2008
Notice
Proposalpdf
12/3/2007

Division of Fish and Wildlife rules; Horseshoe crabs, N.J.A.C. 7:25-18

2/1/2008
No
Notice
Expired
Proposalpdf
12/3/2007

Pesticide Control Code; readoption with amendments; N.J.A.C. 7:30

2/1/2008
Notice
Proposalpdf
11/19/2007

Dam Safety Standards, proposed new rules and amendments, N.J.A.C. 7:20-1.12, 1.13, 2.1, 2.2, 2.3, 2.4, 2.5, 2.6, 2.7, 2.8, and 2.9 and N.J.A.C. 7:20-1.7 and 1.9

1/19/2008
No
Notice
Proposalpdf
11/5/2007

Proposed New Rules and Amendments: Prevention of Air Pollution from Consumer Products, Prevention of Air Pollution from Adhesives and Sealants, TBAC Emissions Reporting, N.J.A.C. 7:27-24, 26 and 34

1/4/2008
Notice
Proposalpdf
11/5/2007

Solid Waste Utility Regulations, N.J.A.C. 7:26H

1/4/2008
Notice
Proposalpdf
9/4/2007

Freshwater Wetlands Protection Act Rules, Proposed readoption with amendments

1/2/2008
Notice Extension
Notice
Proposalpdf
10/1/2007

Radiologic Technology & citation is N.J.A.C. 7:28-19

11/30/2007
Notice
Proposalpdf
10/1/2007

Private Well Testing Act Rules, Proposed Readoption with Amendments: N.J.A.C. 7:9E

11/30/2007
No
Notice
Proposalpdf
8/6/2007

Real Property Taxation, Proposed Readoption with Amendments: N.J.A.C. 7:35

10/5/2007
No
Notice
Proposalpdf
8/6/2007

Notification of the Remediation of Contaminated Sites and Public Outreach, Proposed New Rules and Amendments: N.J.A.C. 7:26C-10.4 and 7:26E-1.4, 1.11, 3.7, 4.1, 5.1, 8.2

10/5/2007
Notice
Proposalpdf
7/2/2007

Ground Water Quality Standards; Antidegradation policy, N.J.A.C. 7:9C

8/31/2007
Notice
Proposalpdf
6/18/2007

Water Supply Loan Programs, N.J.A.C 7:1A

8/17/2007
No
Notice
Proposalpdf
5/21/2007

Surface Water Quality Standards, Category One  (N.J.A.C. 7:9B)

8/20/2007
Notice Extension
Notice
Proposalpdf
5/21/2007
Water Quality Management Planning rules, N.J.A.C. 7:15
8/20/2007
Fact Sheet pdf
Notice Extension
Notice
Proposalpdf
5/21/2007

Hazardous Waste rules, N.J.A.C. 7:26G

7/20/2007
Notice
Proposalpdf
5/7/2007
Remediation Standards, N.J.A.C. 7:26D and Technical Requirements for Site Remediation, N.J.A.C. 7:26E-1.3(d), 1.13
7/27/2007
Notice Extension
Notice
Proposalpdf
4/16/2007

Toxic Catastrophe Prevention Act Program-Inherently Safer Technology Review, N.J.A.C. 7:31

6/15/2007
Notice
Proposalpdf
4/2/2007

Shellfish Growing Water Classification, N.J.A.C. 7:12

6/1/2007
None
Scheduled
Notice
Expired
Proposalpdf
3/5/2007

Coastal Zone Management rules, N.J.A.C. 7:7E

5/5/2007
Notice
Proposalpdf
12/18/2006

Solid Waste Rules, Recycling Rules and Hazardous Waste Rules Fees

2/16/2007
Notice
Proposalpdf
11/6/2006

Coastal Permit Program rules; Coastal Management rules, N.J.A.C. 7:7 and 7:7E

1/5/2007
Notice
Proposalpdf

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