New Jersey Attorney General Opinions 1949-1998

The opinions of the Attorney General are the means by which the State's chief lawyer renders legal advice to the departments and agencies of the state government. This site contains the Formal Opinions from 1949 through 1984 (and Memorandum Opinions from 1954 through 1966) that were published in volumes by the office of the Attorney General, as well as the Formal Opinions that were issued from 1985 through 1998. For a complete description of the Attorney General Opinions read our about page regarding the collection.

See for the Attorney General's Opinions on Local Government since November, 1997.

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