State of the State
How Are You Voting in the 2022 Primary Election?
The deadline to apply for a mail-in ballot for the NJ Primary Election is May 31. If you're voting by mail ensure you complete your ballot and either mail it, place it in a secure ballot drop box location, or deliver it in-person to your county's board of elections office.
Click here for more information on the upcoming NJ Primary Election.
New Jersey is getting past: Single-Use Carryout Bags, Polystyrene Foam Food Service Products, and Plastic Stra (P.L. 2020, c. 117
Starting May 4, 2022, New Jersey retail stores, grocery stores and food service businesses may not provide or sell single-use plastic carryout bags and polystyrene foam food service products. Single-use paper carryout bags are allowed to be provided or sold, except by grocery stores equal to or larger than 2500 square feet, which may only provide or sell reusable carryout bags. After November 4, 2021, plastic straws may be provided only upon the request of the customer.