NJ-LAC News

Legislative Update: April 2022

Green energy legislation is a hot topic in the New Jersey Legislature. Of particular interest to common interest communities (CICs) are various bills relating to electric vehicle (“EV”) charging stations. As many of you are aware, in October 2020 Governor Murphy signed into law an amendment to the Planned Real Estate Development Full Disclosure Act

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PAC the Rooftop – Networking Event

Wednesday, May 18 | 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm Asbury Festhalle & Biergarten 527 Lake Avenue, Asbury Park, NJ 07712 Join us as we PAC the Rooftop with great food, drinks and networking! This is an event you don’t want to miss – meet and greet the members of the CAI-NJ Award-Winning Legislative Action Committee

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Legislative Update: March 2022

The NJ-LAC has a plethora of new items on its plate due to legislation that was filed at the beginning of the new session and which we are still absorbing. Some of the more significant pieces of legislation that we are evaluating include: • S607 — Prohibiting conflicts of interest regarding common interest community (CIC)

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Legislative Update: February 2022

We start January with some good news and some bad news. It is traditional to start with the bad news. In that connection, we are very frustrated that the Legislature did not approve an extension of immunity for COVID-19 related claims for common interest communities (CICs). The original bill was set to sunset on January

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2020 – 2021 End of Legislative Session Report

2020-2021 End of Legislative Session Report   Community Associations Institute’s (CAI) New Jersey Legislative Action Committee (NJ LAC) had a busy legislative session advocating on behalf of the approximately 1,459,000 New Jerseyites living in 545,000 homes in more than 7,000 community associations. The New Jersey General Assembly introduced hundreds of bills during their 2020-2021 session,

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Legislative Update: January 2022

I am honored to have been elected as Chairperson of the NJ Legislative Action Committee for the next two years and will do my best to keep the 2019 LAC of the Year on our current track of effective advocacy. Also, congratulations are in order for Ed San George, PCAM of Integra Management Corporation, AAMC

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Legislative Update: December 2021

A Changing of the Guard… This month marks the conclusion of my four years serving as Chair of your CAI Legislative Action Committee – NJ. I now turn over the reins to my colleague Matt Earle, a partner in the law firm of Kates, Nussman, Ellis, Farhi & Earle LLP in Hackensack. The LAC will

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Legislative Update: November 2021

Along with CAI National’s Government and Public Affairs Committee and many CAI LAC committees around the country, your New Jersey Legislative Action Committee convened a Task Force on the Structural Integrity and Inspections of condominium buildings in our state shortly after the tragic collapse of the Champlain Tower South Condominium in Surfside, Florida. Our Task

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Legislative Update: October 2021

Welcome to the 2021 Conference and Expo issue of Community Trends®! This is the most widely distributed and read issue of the year for CAI-NJ’s monthly magazine. In keeping with our efforts to return to some semblance of “normal”, this year’s Conference and Expo will be an in-person event again… but whether in-person or virtual,

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