The Assembly Housing and Community Development Committee is responsible for reviewing legislation dealing with municipalities, counties, local finance, local public contracts, property taxes, local authorities, housing, land use, zoning and planning.
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Pinkin, Lagana, Riley, Mazzeo & Mukherji Bill to Help Homeowners More Clearly Know Property Assessments Appeal Deadline Released By Assembly Committee

Asw. Nancy Pinkin Legislation Assembly Democrats Nancy Pinkin, Joseph Lagana, Celeste Riley, Vince Mazzeo and Raj Mukherji sponsored to make it easier for homeowners to understand when property assessment appeals are due was released Thursday by an Assembly panel. The bill would require the statutory notice of annual assessment to contain the deadline to file an appeal in boldface type.

"The consequences of the notice of assessment on the amount of subsequent tax bills often passes largely unnoticed until well after the appeal deadline of April 1," said Pinkin (D-Middlesex). "The bolded notice is intended to remind property taxpayers of the quickly approaching filing deadline for appeals."

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More Higher Education Reform, Protecting Greenhouse Gas Reduction Rules, Withdrawing from Waterfront Commission, Increased Property Tax Appeal Transparency & Drug Treatment for Inmates Top Thursday Assembly Committee Meetings

Film & Digital Media Tax Credit, Combating Overdoses, Helping Biz Make Energy Improvements, Securing Personal Health Info, Expediting Vacant Building Maintenance & Modernized Corporate Laws Also on Tap

More higher education reform, protecting New Jersey's greenhouse gas reduction regulations, withdrawing New Jersey from the Waterfront Commission of New York Harbor, expanding the state's film and digital media production tax credit program, increasing transparency for appealing property tax assessments and improving drug treatment for inmates are among the highlights for Thursday's Assembly committee meetings...

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