Chapter 53C - RAIL FREIGHT ASSISTANCE PROGRAM

  1. Subchapter 1 - PURPOSE AND SCOPE (§ 16:53C-1.1 to 16:53C-1.2)
  2. Subchapter 2 - DEFINITIONS (§ 16:53C-2.1 to 16:53C-2.3)
  3. Subchapter 3 - NEW JERSEY RAIL FREIGHT ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (§ 16:53C-3.1 to 16:53C-3.2)
  4. Subchapter 4 - FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE (§ 16:53C-4.1 to 16:53C-4.4)
  5. Subchapter 5 - PROJECT APPLICATION, SELECTION AND AGREEMENT (§ 16:53C-5.1 to 16:53C-5.6)
  6. Subchapter 6 - ANNUAL LISTING OF ELIGIBLE PROJECTS (§ 16:53C-6.1 to 16:53C-6.6)
  7. Subchapter 7 - AUDIT (§ 16:53C-7.1 to 16:53C-7.6)

Notes

CHAPTER SOURCE AND EFFECTIVE DATE:
Effective: June 6, 2023.
See: 55 N.J.R. 1338(a).
CHAPTER HISTORICAL NOTE:
Chapter 53C, Rail Freight Program, was adopted as R.1983 d.601, effective January 3, 1984. See: 15 N.J.R. 1563(a), 16 N.J.R. 52(b).
Pursuant to Executive Order No. 66(1978), Chapter 53C, Rail Freight Program, was readopted as R.1988 d.317, effective June 16, 1988. See: 20 N.J.R. 966(a), 20 N.J.R. 1730(c).
Pursuant to Executive Order No. 66(1978), Chapter 53C, Rail Freight Program, was readopted as R.1993 d.277, effective May 13, 1993. See: 25 N.J.R. 1481(a), 25 N.J.R. 2503(a).
Pursuant to Executive Order No. 66(1978), Chapter 53C, Rail Freight Program, was readopted as R.1998 d.196, effective March 26, 1998. See: 30 N.J.R. 535(a), 30 N.J.R. 1424(a).
Chapter 53C, Rail Freight Program, was readopted as R.2003 d.379, effective September 2, 2003. See: 35 N.J.R. 1846(a), 35 N.J.R. 4731(a).
Chapter 53C, Rail Freight Program, was readopted as R.2009 d.54, effective January 13, 2009. As a part of R.2009 d.54, Chapter 53C, Rail Freight Program, was renamed Rail Freight Assistance Program; Subchapter 1, Purpose and Scope, was adopted as new rules; former Subchapter 1, Introduction, was recodified as Subchapter 2 and renamed Definitions; former Subchapter 2, Rail Freight Assistance Program, was recodified to Subchapter 4 and renamed Financial Assistance; former Subchapter 4, State/Local Share, was repealed; former Subchapter 3, Project Eligibility, was repealed and former Subchapter 5, Requirements for the State Rail Plan, was recodified as Subchapter 3; former Subchapter 6, Applications, was recodified to Subchapter 5 and renamed Project Application, Selection and Agreement; Subchapter 6, Audit, was adopted as new rules; and Subchapters 7, Environmental Impact, 8, Grant Agreement and Disbursement, and 9, Record, Audit and Examination, were repealed, effective February 17, 2009. See: 40 N.J.R. 5533(a), 41 N.J.R. 888(a).
In accordance with N.J.S.A. 52:14B-5.1b, Chapter 53C, Rail Freight Assistance Program, was scheduled to expire on January 13, 2016. See: 43 N.J.R. 1203(a).
Chapter 53C, Rail Freight Assistance Program, was readopted as R.2016 d.090, effective July 11, 2016. As a part of R.2016 d.090, Subchapter 3, Requirements for the State Rail Plan, was renamed New Jersey Rail Freight Assistance Program; Subchapter 5, Project Application, Selection and Agreement, was renamed Project Application, Selection, and Agreement; Subchapter 6, Annual Listing of Eligible Projects, was adopted as new rules; and former Subchapter 6, Audit, was recodified as Subchapter 7, effective August 15, 2016. See: 48 N.J.R. 269(a), 48 N.J.R. 1681(a).
Chapter 53C, Rail Freight Assistance Program, was readopted effective 6/6/2023. See: Source and Effective Date.

CHAPTER AUTHORITY:

N.J.S.A. 27:1A-5, 27:1A-5.1, and 27:1A-6.

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