2013 New Jersey Revised Statutes
Title 18A - EDUCATION
Section 18A:71B-35 - Legislative findings and declarations.


NJ Rev Stat § 18A:71B-35 (2013) What's This?

18A:71B-35 Legislative findings and declarations.

18A:71B-35. Legislative Findings and Declarations.

The Legislature finds and declares that:

a.This State is committed to making world-class education accessible and affordable for all New Jersey students;

b.When families save for college education, they are making an important investment in the future for themselves and the young people of this State;

c.Incentives are needed to encourage families to save for college education;

d.The "Small Business Job Protection Act of 1996," Pub.L.104-188, amended the federal Internal Revenue Code to provide for favorable tax treatment for qualified college savings programs and participants in the programs; and

e.In addition to favorable federal tax treatment for a college savings program and its participants, it is desirable to provide favorable State tax treatment, as a special incentive for student beneficiaries to attend college in this State.

L.1999,c.46,s.1.


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