State of New Jersey – Division of Local Government Services
Guidance For Remote Public Meetings
Local units are still required to provide notice at least forty-eight ( 48) hours prior to its public meetings; however, during a declared emergency, electronic notice pursuant to N.J.S.A. 10:4-9.1 ( electronic notification via the internet at least 48 hours prior to the meeting giving the time, dates, location, and, to the extent known, agenda, etc.) satisfies the notice requirement in lieu of the “adequate notice” provision of N.J.S.A. 10:4-8. P.L. 2020, c.11.
- N.J.S.A 10:4-8(b) authorizes local units to conduct public meetings through use of streaming services and other online meeting platforms.