SENATE TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE

 

STATEMENT TO

 

SENATE, No. 1674

 

with committee amendments

 

STATE OF NEW JERSEY

 

DATED:  NOVEMBER 3, 2016

 

      The Senate Transportation Committee reports favorably and with committee amendments Senate Bill No. 1674.

      As amended and reported, this bill provides that of the appointed members of the New Jersey Turnpike Authority at least one is to be a resident of Atlantic County, Cape May County, or Ocean County; at least one is to be a resident of Burlington County, Camden County, Gloucester County, or Salem County; at least one is to be a resident of Mercer County, Middlesex County, or Monmouth County; and at least one is to be a resident of Bergen County, Essex County, Hudson County, Union County, or Passaic County. The bill only applies to members of the authority appointed after its enactment into law.

      The committee amended the bill to make technical changes so that the bill comports with current bill drafting guidelines.