Assembly Environment and Solid Waste

The Assembly Environment and Solid Waste Committee focuses on the protection of the natural and historic resources in the state, as well as the management of waste disposal and recycling. The Committee is committed to preserving the quality of New Jersey's air, waters and land, as well as the health and safety of the state's residents.
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McKeon on State's Rush to Settle Environmental Lawsuits Before November Constitutional Amendment Vote

(TRENTON) - Assemblyman John McKeon (D-Essex. Morris) issued the following statement on Friday:
"Repeatedly during budget hearings I have asked the Attorney General about the state's plans to seek settlements for the numerous outstanding environmental lawsuits owed to the state. And every year they give no inclination of when this would happen or if the state is even close to settlement in cases that have been around for decades.

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