P.O. Box 600
Contact: Steve Schapiro
RELEASE: February 22, 2017
Department of Transportation
Proposing Amendments on Relocation Assitance
(Trenton) - The New Jersey Department of Transportation is proposing notice of amendment at N.J.A.C. 16:6, Relocation Assistance. The purpose of these rules is to establish provisions related to relocation assistance involving the acquisition of real property or the displacement of persons, including displacements caused by rehabilitation and demolition activities. The chapter complies with the provisions of the Uniform Transportation Replacement Housing and Relocation Act as amended and P.L. 1989, c.50, and the Federal Uniform Relocation Assistance and Real Property Acquisition Policies Act of 1970, as amended, at 42 U.S.C.A. §§ 4601, et seq. The uniform regulations, policies and operating procedures governing relocation assistance can be found in the Code of Federal Regulations at 49 C.F.R. Part 24.
The proposal was published in the February 21, 2017 issue of New Jersey Register at 49 N.J.R. 324(a). The comment period ends on April 22, 2017.
Persons wishing to comment on the proposal must provide their comments in writing and may do so using any one of a variety of delivery options, including an online
comment form. Send comments to:
Paul F. Sprewell
Administrative Practice Officer
NJ Department of Transportation
PO Box 600, Trenton, NJ 08625-0600
Fax: (609) 530-4638
Comments must be postmarked, sent by fax, email, or submitted online on or before April 22, 2017, which is the close of the 60-day public comment period.
Comments submitted to the Department on the proposed rulemaking are public records and are available for public inspection by prior appointment during normal Department business hours.