2016 New Jersey Revised Statutes
Title 59 - Claims Against Public Entities
Section 59:11-1 - Authority To Settle Claims

NJ Rev Stat § 59:11-1 (2016) What's This?

59:11-1. Authority to settle claims
a. The State Treasurer shall pay any tort claim or claim for indemnification against the State under this act not exceeding $7,500.00 which is recommended for payment by the Attorney General or his designee. The State Treasurer shall pay any such claim exceeding $7,500.00 upon the recommendation of the Attorney General or his designee and the approval of the Director of the Division of Budget and Accounting.

b. The State Treasurer shall pay all contract claims against the State upon the recommendation of the Attorney General or his designee with the approval of the appropriate Department or agency head and the Director of the Division of Budget and Accounting. All such claims shall be paid in accordance with the provisions of the New Jersey Contractual Liability Act.

L.1972, c. 45, s. 59:11-1.


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