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New Jersey

Community Partnerships

New Jersey Public Grounds Use by Students - The body or authority having control of any public park, playground or other public place or property in any municipality may permit the same or part thereof to be used for athleti ...

New Jersey School District & Municipal Joint Equipment Operation - The board of education of any district may join with the governing body of any municipality to facilitate recreational programs. (Joint Use) ...

New Jersey School Facilities Room Usage - The board of education of any district may permit the use of any schoolhouse and rooms therein, and the grounds and other property of the district, when not in use for school purpo ...


Facilities Funding


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New Jersey Educational Facilities Construction and Financing Act - Amendment to existing legislation concerning State support for school facilities projects. Details eligibility for state funding support for districts depending on their financial ...

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New Jersey Financing of School Facilities - Sets forth process for approval and financing of school facilities projects in SDA and non-SDA districts. (Last modified 2008) ...

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New Jersey Local Support of School Facilities - An Act that sets forth requirements for local and state support for school facilities construction projects (2007) ...

New Jersey Public School Compliance Loan Fund - Establishes a special nonlapsing revolving fund, the "Public School Facilities Code of Compliance Loan Fund", to be maintained by the NJ Schools Development Authority. This fund p ...

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New Jersey School District Waiver for Tax Increase - Sets forth conditions under which school districts may apply for waivers to increase their adjusted tax levy by more than allowable amount - includes significant increases in energ ...


Governance & Oversight


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New Jersey Design of School Facilities Project - Sets forth process by which state reviews and approves eligible costs for school facilities projects. ...


Stimulus Watch: School Facilities


New Jersey Stabilization Funds Application - The US Department of Education approved New Jersey application for initial funding under the State Fiscal Stabilization Fund Program. ...

New Jersey Stabilization Funds Application Amendments June 2009 - Amendments to the US Department of Education approved New Jersey application for initial funding under the State Fiscal Stabilization Fund Program. ...

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