§ 13:1E-1 Short title
§ 13:1E-2 Legislative findings and declaration of policy
§ 13:1E-3 Definitions.
§ 13:1E-4 Supervision of solid waste collection activities, facilities, disposal operations.
§ 13:1E-5 Registration statement, engineering design; approval.
§ 13:1E-5a Registration renewal of solid waste collection and disposal vehicles.
§ 13:1E-5.1 Application; notice to municipality; rejection or grant of tentative approval; transmittal with fact sheet; public hearing; recommendations of administrative law judge; approval or denial by department
§ 13:1E-5.2 Facility on site in more than one municipality; notices; affected municipalities as single party
§ 13:1E-5.3 Sanitary landfill facility on property of state college; prohibition of approval; termination of contractual right or regulatory approval; reimbursement
§ 13:1E-6 Powers and duties of department
§ 13:1E-7 Advisory Council on Solid Waste Management
§ 13:1E-8 Council powers
§ 13:1E-9 Codes, rules and regulations; enforcement; penalties
§ 13:1E-9.1 Surcharges
§ 13:1E-9.2 Reward for information
§ 13:1E-9.3 Disposal, transportation of solid waste; authorization.
§ 13:1E-9.4 Penalties.
§ 13:1E-9.5 Issuance of emergency order
§ 13:1E-9.6 Solid waste disposal offenses, degree of crime, penalties.
§ 13:1E-11 Temporary approval of registration
§ 13:1E-12 Revocation or suspension of registration
§ 13:1E-13 Tax exemption
§ 13:1E-14 Liberal construction
§ 13:1E-15 Severability
§ 13:1E-15.1 Hours of operation; facility within 1000 feet of residential zone
§ 13:1E-18 Fees.
§ 13:1E-19 Solid waste management districts; designation
§ 13:1E-20 Solid waste management plans
§ 13:1E-21 Solid waste management plan; report; contents
§ 13:1E-22 Prohibition of solid waste facilities competitive with facilities of public authority; agreements or contracts; authorization
§ 13:1E-23 Adoption of solid waste management plan; procedure; review
§ 13:1E-24 Submission to commissioner; approval, modification or rejection; certification; adoption of modification by district; filing
§ 13:1E-25 Payment of costs; adoption of County Solid Waste Disposal Financing Law
§ 13:1E-26 Approval by commissioner prior to construction, acquisition, or operation of facility
§ 13:1E-27 Solid waste facility deemed public utility
§ 13:1E-28 Annual payment to host municipality
§ 13:1E-28.1 Transfer station payment to host municipality
§ 13:1E-28.2 Nonapplicability
§ 13:1E-28.3 Annual economic benefit for certain neighboring municipalities
§ 13:1E-29 Issuance of bonds or modification or renewal of contracts involving solid waste facility after effective date of act
§ 13:1E-30 State grant for experiental, landfill mining projects; application; evaluation
§ 13:1E-31 Commitments and grants; approval; findings
§ 13:1E-32 Change in experimental project; written approval of commissioner
§ 13:1E-33 Inspections of experimental projects
§ 13:1E-34 Solid Waste Management Research and Development Fund; creation
§ 13:1E-34.1 Development of landfill mining demonstration project
§ 13:1E-34.2 Provisions of “Pinelands Protection Act” not modified
§ 13:1E-35 Liberal construction; severability
§ 13:1E-36 Exemption of construction and operation of planned disposal facility from provisions of act
§ 13:1E-37 Formulation and development of plan; state aid to districts
§ 13:1E-38 Definitions
§ 13:1E-39 Commercial solid waste facility near river flood hazard area; prohibition of disposal of certain waste materials
§ 13:1E-40 Hazardous wastes; list; transmittal to department and municipality
§ 13:1E-41 Monitoring wells; samples; analyses; order to discontinue acceptance of wastes; reacceptance; conditions
§ 13:1E-42 System for interception, collection and treatment of leachates; installation by 1980; approval; temporary disposal of septage and sewage sludge at designated solid waste facilities
§ 13:1E-42.1 Weekly inspection of major hazardous waste facilities
§ 13:1E-42.2 Assessment for inspection of major hazardous waste facility; schedule
§ 13:1E-43 Legislative findings and declarations
§ 13:1E-44 Definitions
§ 13:1E-45 District solid waste management plans; sludge; inventory and plans for disposal
§ 13:1E-46 Statewide solid waste management plan; sludge management strategy; directions to solid waste management district by department
§ 13:1E-47 Disposal of sludge in solid waste management district
§ 13:1E-48 Pursuit and coordination of federal, state or private aid
§ 13:1E-48.1 Short title
§ 13:1E-48.2 Findings, declarations.
§ 13:1E-48.3 Definitions.
§ 13:1E-48.4 Regulated medical waste management system
§ 13:1E-48.5 Interim regulation
§ 13:1E-48.6 Requirements; certification
§ 13:1E-48.7 Generator registration, fees
§ 13:1E-48.8 Transporter requirements
§ 13:1E-48.9 Transporter application, fees
§ 13:1E-48.10 Acceptance for disposal
§ 13:1E-48.11 Instruction
§ 13:1E-48.12 Regulation of flow
§ 13:1E-48.13 State regulated medical waste management plan
§ 13:1E-48.14 Commercial facilities
§ 13:1E-48.15 County shortfall determination
§ 13:1E-48.16 County options
§ 13:1E-48.16a Preparation, adoption of sharps disposal component for district solid waste management plan.
§ 13:1E-48.16b Rules, regulations.
§ 13:1E-48.17 Noncompliance determination
§ 13:1E-48.18 Payments to county; surcharges
§ 13:1E-48.19 Regional procedures
§ 13:1E-48.20 Enforcement.
§ 13:1E-48.21 Strict liability
§ 13:1E-48.22 Temporary approval
§ 13:1E-48.23 Revocation; suspension of registration; reissuance, reinstatement.
§ 13:1E-48.23a Violations, revocation of generator’s registration; application for reissuance.
§ 13:1E-48.23b Violations, revocation of health care professionals’ license; application for reissuance.
§ 13:1E-48.24 Reward to informant
§ 13:1E-48.25 State agencies included
§ 13:1E-48.26 Allocation of fees
§ 13:1E-48.27 Rules, regulations
§ 13:1E-48.28 Local regulation superseded
§ 13:1E-49 Short title
§ 13:1E-50 Legislative findings and declarations
§ 13:1E-51 Definitions.
§ 13:1E-52 Hazardous waste facilities siting commission
§ 13:1E-53 Powers
§ 13:1E-58 Major hazardous waste facilities plan; preparation and adoption; contents; public information program.
§ 13:1E-59 Site designations; proposal and adoption.
§ 13:1E-60 Construction of major hazardous waste facility; registration statement and engineering design; review; approval; findings; fees; exemptions.
§ 13:1E-61 Criteria for new major hazardous waste facilities; failure to meet requirements; approval; findings
§ 13:1E-62 Joint and severally strict liability of owners and operators
§ 13:1E-63 Construction and operation; inapplicability of local government approval or zoning ordinance; compliance with state law; inspections
§ 13:1E-64 Weekly inspections by local health board or department; violations; injunction or other relief; disposition of penalties
§ 13:1E-65 Right of entry of local inspector
§ 13:1E-66 Failure to comply with laws or rules and regulations; enforcement and closure actions
§ 13:1E-67 Award for information on violations
§ 13:1E-68 Evidence of financial responsibility; mechanism to defray closing costs and post-closure monitoring expenses
§ 13:1E-69 Conservatorship
§ 13:1E-70 Conservator; powers and duties
§ 13:1E-71 Compensation for services, costs and expenses in conservatorship action
§ 13:1E-72 Assumption of outstanding debts of former registrant by purchaser
§ 13:1E-73 Payment of net earnings during conservatorship; approval
§ 13:1E-74 Disposition in bulk of all property; net proceeds to former or suspended registrant
§ 13:1E-75 Conservator; subjection to laws, rules and regulations and conditions and restrictions in statement or design
§ 13:1E-76 Discontinuation of conservatorship action; disposition of securities issued by former or suspended registrant; inapplicability to powers of conservator
§ 13:1E-77 Reports of conservator; availability and distribution; publication
§ 13:1E-78 Creditor or party in interest aggrieved by alleged breach of fiduciary obligation; review
§ 13:1E-79 Qualifications of conservator; investigation and report
§ 13:1E-80 Taxation of hazardous waste facilities; collection of excess amounts; lower payments directed by commission
§ 13:1E-81 Eminent domain
§ 13:1E-82 Conflict of interest of member, officer, employee or agent of commission
§ 13:1E-83 Annual audit of commission
§ 13:1E-84 Annual report
§ 13:1E-85 Rules and regulations
§ 13:1E-87 Criteria for siting of new facility; resumption of activity by existing facility.
§ 13:1E-88 Commission or department; prohibited acts; prohibition of regulation of rates, fees or charges by certain governmental agencies
§ 13:1E-89 Precedence of act over laws, rules and regulations in conflict or inconsistent with act
§ 13:1E-90 Severability
§ 13:1E-91 Liberal construction of act
§ 13:1E-96 State Recycling Fund; allocation of moneys.
§ 13:1E-96.1 Functions, etc. transferred to Department of Environmental Protection
§ 13:1E-96.2 Short title.
§ 13:1E-96.3 Findings, declarations relative to recycling goals and recycling of solid waste.
§ 13:1E-96.4 Definitions relative to recycling of solid waste.
§ 13:1E-96.5 Recycling tax on owner, operator of solid waste facility; applicability; rate.
§ 13:1E-96.6 Recycling tax suspended when beverage containers are refundable.
§ 13:1E-96.7 Annual appropriations; conditions.
§ 13:1E-96.8 “New Jersey Recycling Awards Program.”
§ 13:1E-99.3 Penalties for littering
§ 13:1E-99.4 Banned containers
§ 13:1E-99.11 Findings, declarations
§ 13:1E-99.12 Definitions
§ 13:1E-99.13 District recycling plan.
§ 13:1E-99.13a Adoption of model ordinance on recycling in multifamily housing
§ 13:1E-99.13b Written cooperative marketing agreement
§ 13:1E-99.14 Contracts for recycling services
§ 13:1E-99.15 Exemption
§ 13:1E-99.16 Municipal recycling system.
§ 13:1E-99.17 Bidding for collection, disposal of recyclable materials
§ 13:1E-99.18 Identification as recyclable container
§ 13:1E-99.19 Written determination
§ 13:1E-99.20 Disposition, recycling of automobile tires
§ 13:1E-99.21 Use of leaf composting, vegetative waste composting facilities or recycling center
§ 13:1E-99.21a Authorization to own or operate leaf composting facility
§ 13:1E-99.21b Requirements for licensing for owner, operator of leaf composting facility
§ 13:1E-99.21c Leaf composting demonstration projects
§ 13:1E-99.21d Vehicles for transporting leaves to facility, registration not required
§ 13:1E-99.21e Jurisdiction over charges, rates; revenue not included in tariff computation
§ 13:1E-99.21f Rules, regulations.
§ 13:1E-99.22 Municipal leaf collection
§ 13:1E-99.23 Preference to materials paid with public funds
§ 13:1E-99.24 Purchase of recycled paper, products; review of bid specs
§ 13:1E-99.25 Contracts for recycled paper, products
§ 13:1E-99.26 Cooperative purchase, marketing
§ 13:1E-99.27 Increasing percentage of recycled paper
§ 13:1E-99.27a Contracts for purchase of recycled nonpaper products
§ 13:1E-99.28 Recyclable paving materials
§ 13:1E-99.28a Use of recycled asphalt pavement.
§ 13:1E-99.29 Fuel from waste oil
§ 13:1E-99.30 Compliance with district recycling plan
§ 13:1E-99.31 Resource recovery facility to comply with district recycling plan
§ 13:1E-99.32 Short title
§ 13:1E-99.33 Recycling activities outside BPU jurisdiction
§ 13:1E-99.34 Recycling centers.
§ 13:1E-99.34a Mobile electronic waste destruction units, operation without DEP permit.
§ 13:1E-99.35 Sale of motor oil; rules, regulations.
§ 13:1E-99.36 Sign posted “used oil collection center” defined; rules, regulations
§ 13:1E-99.37 Statewide Mandatory Source Separation and Recycling Program Fund
§ 13:1E-99.38 Marketing studies
§ 13:1E-99.39 Report to Legislature
§ 13:1E-99.40 Definitions
§ 13:1E-99.41 Material code labels on bottles, containers; required
§ 13:1E-99.42 Violations, penalties
§ 13:1E-99.43 Rules, regulations
§ 13:1E-99.44 Short title
§ 13:1E-99.45 Findings, declarations, determinations
§ 13:1E-99.46 Definitions.
§ 13:1E-99.47 Sale of certain packages, components, packaged products, restricted; terms defined.
§ 13:1E-99.48 Exemptions, criteria.
§ 13:1E-99.49 Request for information by department
§ 13:1E-99.50 Fees
§ 13:1E-99.51 Certification of compliance
§ 13:1E-99.52 Determination of compliance by department
§ 13:1E-99.53 Noncompliance
§ 13:1E-99.54 Violations, penalties, remedies
§ 13:1E-99.55 “Toxic Packaging Reduction Fund” created
§ 13:1E-99.56 Review, report.
§ 13:1E-99.57 Request for copy of declaration of exemption, certificate of compliance
§ 13:1E-99.58 Rules, regulations
§ 13:1E-99.59 Short title
§ 13:1E-99.60 Findings, declarations
§ 13:1E-99.61 Definitions relative to dry cell batteries
§ 13:1E-99.62 Restricted sales of certain batteries
§ 13:1E-99.63 Restricted sale of consumer mercuric oxide battery
§ 13:1E-99.64 Sale of rechargeable consumer products restricted, exemptions
§ 13:1E-99.65 Sale of certain batteries dependent on battery management plan
§ 13:1E-99.66 Submission of battery management plan
§ 13:1E-99.67 Submission of dry cell battery collection plan
§ 13:1E-99.68 Disposal of mercuric oxide batteries as solid waste, prohibited
§ 13:1E-99.69 Disposal of used nickel-cadmium rechargeable batteries as solid waste, prohibited
§ 13:1E-99.70 Solid waste collector not to collect certain used batteries
§ 13:1E-99.71 Solid waste facility not to accept certain used batteries for disposal
§ 13:1E-99.72 Retailers, distributors, manufacturers to accept used batteries
§ 13:1E-99.73 Institutional generator to provide for disposal of certain batteries
§ 13:1E-99.74 Adoption of district household hazardous waste management plan.
§ 13:1E-99.75 Implementation of countywide used dry cell battery source separation and collection program
§ 13:1E-99.76 Order issued by commissioner to manufacturers
§ 13:1E-99.77 Addressing consumer complaints, establishment of public education program, determination of compliance
§ 13:1E-99.78 Violations, penalties
§ 13:1E-99.79 Rules, regulations
§ 13:1E-99.80 Report by commissioner to the Legislature
§ 13:1E-99.81 Collector, transporter exemptions
§ 13:1E-99.82 Short title.
§ 13:1E-99.83 Findings, declarations relative to mercury pollution from switches in scrap vehicles.
§ 13:1E-99.84 Definitions relative to mercury switches in scrap vehicles.
§ 13:1E-99.85 Development of mercury minimization plan for vehicles by manufacturers.
§ 13:1E-99.86 Approval, disapproval, conditional approval of mercury minimization plan.
§ 13:1E-99.87 Removal of mercury switches.
§ 13:1E-99.88 Manufacturer’s report to commissioner relative to implementation of mercury minimization plan.
§ 13:1E-99.89 Violations, civil action, penalty.
§ 13:1E-99.90 Revision of policies of Department of the Treasury relative to purchase of vehicles.
§ 13:1E-99.91 Sale of certain mercury thermometers prohibited.
§ 13:1E-99.92 DEP responsible for compliance, public education program.
§ 13:1E-99.93 Violations, penalties.
§ 13:1E-99.94 Short title.
§ 13:1E-99.95 Definitions relative to electronic waste management.
§ 13:1E-99.99 Noncompliance by manufacturer, prohibition from sales.
§ 13:1E-99.100 Labeling of electronic device required.
§ 13:1E-99.101 Compliance with Directive 2002/94/EC.
§ 13:1E-99.102 Duties of department, registration fee.
§ 13:1E-99.103 Requirements for certain manufacturers; plans.
§ 13:1E-99.104 Information provided by retailer relative to recycling.
§ 13:1E-99.105 Determination of market share; annual report.
§ 13:1E-99.105a Standard program for collection, transportation, recycling of covered electronic devices from consumers.
§ 13:1E-99.105b Registration of authorized recycler; fee.
§ 13:1E-99.105c Information required from operator of collection location.
§ 13:1E-99.105d Noncompliance; fee.
§ 13:1E-99.105e “Electronic Waste Management Fund.”
§ 13:1E-99.106 Maintenance of Internet website, toll-free number listing recycling sites.
§ 13:1E-99.108 Recycling of covered electronic devices; compliance with laws; performance requirements.
§ 13:1E-99.109 Used covered electronic device, disposal as solid waste prohibited.
§ 13:1E-99.110 Enforcement; violations, penalties.
§ 13:1E-99.111 Rules, regulations; use of fees.
§ 13:1E-99.112 Establishment of organizations, compacts.
§ 13:1E-99.113 Intent of act; implementation of national program.
§ 13:1E-99.114 Report posted on website, submitted to Legislature.
§ 13:1E-99.115 Guidelines for handling food waste for certain institutions.
§ 13:1E-99.116 Certain wheel weights prohibited; terms defined.
§ 13:1E-99.117 Public education program.
§ 13:1E-99.118 Violations, penalties.
§ 13:1E-99.119 Sale, distribution of products containing asbestos prohibited.
§ 13:1E-99.120 Public education program; enforcement.
§ 13:1E-99.121 Violations, penalties.
§ 13:1E-99.122 Definitions relative to food waste.
§ 13:1E-99.123 Requirements for large food waste generator; violations, penalties.
§ 13:1E-99.124 Economic benefit for municipality.
§ 13:1E-99.125 Food Waste Recycling Market Development Council.
§ 13:1E-100 Short title
§ 13:1E-101 Legislative findings and declarations
§ 13:1E-102 Definitions
§ 13:1E-103 Joint and several liability of owner or operator for proper operation and closure
§ 13:1E-104 Sanitary landfill facility tax
§ 13:1E-105 Sanitary landfill facility contingency fund
§ 13:1E-106 Strict liability of fund for damages due to operations or closure of sanitary landfill; payment
§ 13:1E-107 Limitations on claims
§ 13:1E-108 Disbursement of fund
§ 13:1E-109 Monthly deposits in escrow account; violation crime of third degree; increased tariffs
§ 13:1E-109.1 Meadowlands Commission payment to certain solid waste debt defeasance fund.
§ 13:1E-109.2 Payments into escrow accounts of Meadowlands Commission, certain, authorized.
§ 13:1E-110 Landfill closure account audits
§ 13:1E-111 Rights of subrogation of fund
§ 13:1E-112 Tax and escrow collected as surcharge; adjustments
§ 13:1E-114 Rules and regulations
§ 13:1E-115 Availability of other remedies; remedies additional to existing law
§ 13:1E-116 Contract for sale of land; statement of use as sanitary landfill facility; violation; voidability
§ 13:1E-116.1 Short title
§ 13:1E-116.2 Definitions regarding municipal landfill sites
§ 13:1E-116.3 Redevelopment agreement, negotiation
§ 13:1E-116.4 Reimbursement of costs of closure and remediation
§ 13:1E-116.5 Memorandum of agreement to qualify for reimbursement certification
§ 13:1E-116.6 Municipal Landfill Closure and Remediation Fund
§ 13:1E-116.7 Reimbursement of developer
§ 13:1E-117 Scales to determine weight of vehicles disposing of waste; record; exemption
§ 13:1E-118 Rate schedule; amendment of tariff
§ 13:1E-119 Increase in tariffs
§ 13:1E-120 Regulations or guidelines
§ 13:1E-122 Waste generated by federal government; exemption from tariffs
§ 13:1E-123 Disposal of solid waste generated by agency of federal government; exemption from taxes and fees
§ 13:1E-124 Exemption applicable only to contracts signed prior to Jan. 1, 1982
§ 13:1E-125 Construction of act; refunds; tax liability incurred prior to effective date
§ 13:1E-125.1 Definitions relative to certain landfills.
§ 13:1E-125.2 Voidable causes; closure.
§ 13:1E-125.3 Site plan approval required.
§ 13:1E-125.4 Hydrogen sulfide levels, odors; violations; adoption of standards.
§ 13:1E-125.5 Financial assurance to pay for closure costs.
§ 13:1E-125.6 Monthly deposit of costs of post-closure monitoring.
§ 13:1E-125.7 New Jersey licensed professional engineer to perform closure.
§ 13:1E-125.8 Violations, penalties.
§ 13:1E-125.9 Emergency orders.
§ 13:1E-126 Legislative findings and declarations
§ 13:1E-127 Definitions.
§ 13:1E-127.1 Soil and fill recycling registration.
§ 13:1E-127.2 Registration required to engage in soil and fill recycling services.
§ 13:1E-128 Disclosure.
§ 13:1E-128.1 Priority schedule for investigative reports
§ 13:1E-128.2 Disclosure, submission requirements.
§ 13:1E-129 Investigative interrogatory.
§ 13:1E-130 Subpoena power.
§ 13:1E-131 Disclosure of information by public officer or employee; penalty
§ 13:1E-132 Grant of immunity after disclosure of evidence; failure to obey subpena; penalties
§ 13:1E-133 Disqualification criteria.
§ 13:1E-133.1 Rehabilitated ex-offenders, licensing.
§ 13:1E-133.2 Reestablished good character, honesty, integrity; licensing.
§ 13:1E-133.3 Resource recovery permits; completion of investigation, licensing required
§ 13:1E-133.4 Rules, regulations
§ 13:1E-134 Causes for revocation.
§ 13:1E-135 Licensing after removal of disqualification; temporary licenses.
§ 13:1E-135.1 Application, license fees.
§ 13:1E-135.2 Memorandum of agreement.
§ 13:1E-135.3 List of individuals, businesses that have been debarred, had license revoked or denied.
§ 13:1E-135.4 Reciprocal information exchange.
§ 13:1E-135.5 Rules, regulations; violations, penalties.
§ 13:1E-135.6 Right to enter, take samples.
§ 13:1E-136 Findings, declarations
§ 13:1E-137 Definitions.
§ 13:1E-138 Solid waste services, tax; obligation to pay.
§ 13:1E-147 Solid Waste Services Tax Fund.
§ 13:1E-153 40-year contracts authorized
§ 13:1E-154 Request for qualifications; selection of qualified vendors
§ 13:1E-155 Request for proposals
§ 13:1E-156 Review of proposals; revisions
§ 13:1E-157 Vendor designation; contract negotiations
§ 13:1E-158 Approvals required
§ 13:1E-159 Notification of proposed contract
§ 13:1E-160 Request for additional information
§ 13:1E-161 Notice of public hearing
§ 13:1E-162 Hearing; report
§ 13:1E-163 Approval; conditional approval
§ 13:1E-164 Mandatory contract provisions
§ 13:1E-167 Lease or sale to vendor
§ 13:1E-168 Rules, regulations
§ 13:1E-169 Findings, declarations
§ 13:1E-170 Definitions
§ 13:1E-171 Sanitary Landfill Closure and Rate Relief Fund
§ 13:1E-172 Project priority list
§ 13:1E-173 Eligibility for grants, loans
§ 13:1E-174 Project appropriations
§ 13:1E-175 Rules
§ 13:1E-176 Financial plan for closure
§ 13:1E-177 Short title
§ 13:1E-179 Definitions.
§ 13:1E-181.3 Low-Level Radioactive Waste Disposal Facility Fund.
§ 13:1E-186 Low-Level Radioactive Waste Disposal Plan.
§ 13:1E-191 Reward for information.
§ 13:1E-198 Rules, regulations.
§ 13:1E-199 Definitions
§ 13:1E-200 Disposal of used lead acid battery
§ 13:1E-201 Retailers to accept used lead acid battery
§ 13:1E-202 Distributor to accept used lead acid battery from retailer
§ 13:1E-203 Manufacturer to accept used lead acid battery from distributor
§ 13:1E-204 Retailer to display notice that lead acid batteries may be recycled
§ 13:1E-205 Solid waste collector not to collect used lead acid batteries
§ 13:1E-206 Solid waste facility not to accept used lead acid batteries
§ 13:1E-207 Consumer complaints, dissemination of information
§ 13:1E-208 Findings, declarations relative to recycling, reuse of used computers.
§ 13:1E-209 DEP educational materials on computer recycling and reuse.
§ 13:1E-210 Distribution of educational materials by DOE.
§ 13:1E-211 DEP evaluation demonstration project; report.
§ 13:1E-212 Rules, regulations.
§ 13:1E-213 Title amended.
§ 13:1E-214 Findings, declarations relative to the Clean Communities Program.
§ 13:1E-215 Definitions relative to the Clean Communities Program.
§ 13:1E-216 User fee imposed on sales by manufacturer, wholesaler, distributor, retailer of litter-generating products.
§ 13:1E-217 Clean Communities Program Fund.
§ 13:1E-218 Statewide public information and education program.
§ 13:1E-219 Contract not required for receipt of State aid.
§ 13:1E-220 Additional duties, responsibilities of department.
§ 13:1E-221 Violations, penalties.
§ 13:1E-222 Rules, regulations.
§ 13:1E-223 Annual appropriations; conditions.
§ 13:1E-224 Tire Management and Cleanup Fund.
§ 13:1E-225 Local Tire Management Program.
§ 13:1E-226 Findings, declarations relative to food waste.
§ 13:1E-227 Goal of reducing amount of food waste established.
§ 13:1E-228 Public awareness campaign relative to food waste.
§ 13:1E-229 “New Jersey Solar Panel Recycling Commission.”
§ 13:1E-230 Rules, regulations.

Terms Used In New Jersey Statutes > Title 13 > Chapter 1E - Solid Waste Management Act

  • Advice and consent: Under the Constitution, presidential nominations for executive and judicial posts take effect only when confirmed by the Senate, and international treaties become effective only when the Senate approves them by a two-thirds vote.
  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Appraisal: A determination of property value.
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • assessor: when used in relation to the assessment of taxes or water rents or other public assessments, includes all officers, boards or commissions charged with the duty of making such assessments, unless a particular officer, board or commission is specified. See New Jersey Statutes 1:1-2
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Baseline: Projection of the receipts, outlays, and other budget amounts that would ensue in the future without any change in existing policy. Baseline projections are used to gauge the extent to which proposed legislation, if enacted into law, would alter current spending and revenue levels.
  • Bequeath: To gift property by will.
  • census: means the latest Federal census effective within this State. See New Jersey Statutes 1:1-2
  • certified mail: include private express carrier service, provided that the private express carrier service provides confirmation of mailing. See New Jersey Statutes 1:1-2
  • collector: when used in relation to the collection of taxes or water rents or other public assessments, includes all officers charged with the duty of collecting such taxes, water rents or assessments, unless a particular officer is specified. See New Jersey Statutes 1:1-2
  • Common law: The legal system that originated in England and is now in use in the United States. It is based on judicial decisions rather than legislative action.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Docket: A log containing brief entries of court proceedings.
  • Equitable: Pertaining to civil suits in "equity" rather than in "law." In English legal history, the courts of "law" could order the payment of damages and could afford no other remedy. See damages. A separate court of "equity" could order someone to do something or to cease to do something. See, e.g., injunction. In American jurisprudence, the federal courts have both legal and equitable power, but the distinction is still an important one. For example, a trial by jury is normally available in "law" cases but not in "equity" cases. Source: U.S. Courts
  • Escrow: Money given to a third party to be held for payment until certain conditions are met.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Ex officio: Literally, by virtue of one's office.
  • Fee simple: Absolute title to property with no limitations or restrictions regarding the person who may inherit it.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Foreclosure: A legal process in which property that is collateral or security for a loan may be sold to help repay the loan when the loan is in default. Source: OCC
  • Forgery: The fraudulent signing or alteration of another's name to an instrument such as a deed, mortgage, or check. The intent of the forgery is to deceive or defraud. Source: OCC
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Grand jury: agreement providing that a lender will delay exercising its rights (in the case of a mortgage,
  • Indictment: The formal charge issued by a grand jury stating that there is enough evidence that the defendant committed the crime to justify having a trial; it is used primarily for felonies.
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Interest rate: The amount paid by a borrower to a lender in exchange for the use of the lender's money for a certain period of time. Interest is paid on loans or on debt instruments, such as notes or bonds, either at regular intervals or as part of a lump sum payment when the issue matures. Source: OCC
  • Joint meeting: An occasion, often ceremonial, when the House and Senate each adopt a unanimous consent agreement
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Legacy: A gift of property made by will.
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • month: means a calendar month, and the word "year" means a calendar year. See New Jersey Statutes 1:1-2
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • Nolo contendere: No contest-has the same effect as a plea of guilty, as far as the criminal sentence is concerned, but may not be considered as an admission of guilt for any other purpose.
  • oath: includes "affirmation. See New Jersey Statutes 1:1-2
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • person: includes corporations, companies, associations, societies, firms, partnerships and joint stock companies as well as individuals, unless restricted by the context to an individual as distinguished from a corporate entity or specifically restricted to one or some of the above enumerated synonyms and, when used to designate the owner of property which may be the subject of an offense, includes this State, the United States, any other State of the United States as defined infra and any foreign country or government lawfully owning or possessing property within this State. See New Jersey Statutes 1:1-2
  • Personal property: includes goods and chattels, rights and credits, moneys and effects, evidences of debt, choses in action and all written instruments by which any right to, interest in, or lien or encumbrance upon, property or any debt or financial obligation is created, acknowledged, evidenced, transferred, discharged or defeated, in whole or in part, and everything except real property as herein defined which may be the subject of ownership. See New Jersey Statutes 1:1-2
  • Plea: In a criminal case, the defendant's statement pleading "guilty" or "not guilty" in answer to the charges, a declaration made in open court.
  • population: when used in any statute, shall be taken to mean the population as shown by the latest Federal census effective within this State, and shall be construed as synonymous with "inhabitants. See New Jersey Statutes 1:1-2
  • Presiding officer: A majority-party Senator who presides over the Senate and is charged with maintaining order and decorum, recognizing Members to speak, and interpreting the Senate's rules, practices and precedents.
  • Prosecute: To charge someone with a crime. A prosecutor tries a criminal case on behalf of the government.
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • real property: include lands, tenements and hereditaments and all rights thereto and interests therein. See New Jersey Statutes 1:1-2
  • Recess: A temporary interruption of the legislative business.
  • Recourse: An arrangement in which a bank retains, in form or in substance, any credit risk directly or indirectly associated with an asset it has sold (in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles) that exceeds a pro rata share of the bank's claim on the asset. If a bank has no claim on an asset it has sold, then the retention of any credit risk is recourse. Source: FDIC
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Rescission: The cancellation of budget authority previously provided by Congress. The Impoundment Control Act of 1974 specifies that the President may propose to Congress that funds be rescinded. If both Houses have not approved a rescission proposal (by passing legislation) within 45 days of continuous session, any funds being withheld must be made available for obligation.
  • Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.
  • Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party.
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • State: extends to and includes any State, territory or possession of the United States, the District of Columbia and the Canal Zone. See New Jersey Statutes 1:1-2
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Subpoena duces tecum: A command to a witness to produce documents.
  • Summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system.
  • territory: extends to and includes any territory or possession of the United States, the District of Columbia and the Canal Zone. See New Jersey Statutes 1:1-2
  • Testify: Answer questions in court.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Transcript: A written, word-for-word record of what was said, either in a proceeding such as a trial or during some other conversation, as in a transcript of a hearing or oral deposition.
  • User fees: Fees charged to users of goods or services provided by the government. In levying or authorizing these fees, the legislature determines whether the revenue should go into the treasury or should be available to the agency providing the goods or services.
  • Usury: Charging an illegally high interest rate on a loan. Source: OCC
  • Veto: The procedure established under the Constitution by which the President/Governor refuses to approve a bill or joint resolution and thus prevents its enactment into law. A regular veto occurs when the President/Governor returns the legislation to the house in which it originated. The President/Governor usually returns a vetoed bill with a message indicating his reasons for rejecting the measure. In Congress, the veto can be overridden only by a two-thirds vote in both the Senate and the House.