New Jersey - S258 - 2018

Prohibits offshore oil and gas exploration, development, and production in State waters, and issuance of DEP permits and approvals for activities associated with offshore oil and gas activities. *

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Natural Gas Development

Added On: 02-21-2018
Updated On: 04-17-2018
Status: Introduced
Primary Sponsors: Troy Singleton (Democratic), Jeff Van Drew (Democratic)

Companion Bills (1)

Actions (3)

  • 01-09-2018 - Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Environment and Energy Committee
  • 03-05-2018 - Reported from Senate Committee with Amendments, 2nd Reading
  • 03-26-2018 - Substituted by A839 (2R)

Votes (1)

DateMotion (click for details)ChamberCommitteeYes
03-05-2018Senate Environment and Energy Committee: Reported with AmendmentsSenate401yes

Sponsors (7)

News (1)

10th District Legislators Join Bills To Block Offshore Drilling -
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Thu, 18 Jan 2018 21:55:16 GMT

BRICK, NJ — The legislators from the 10th District joined the growing chorus of officials opposing President Donald Trump's plan to allow for oil and natural gas drilling off the Atlantic coast. In a news release issued Thursday, Sen. Jim Holzapfel ...