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New York v. New Jersey

Ongoing case of original jurisdiction
Docket No. Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
22o156 TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether the Supreme Court should issue declaratory judgment and/or enjoin New Jersey from withdrawing from its Waterfront Commission Compact with New York, which grants the Waterfront Commission of New York Harbor broad regulatory and law-enforcement powers over all operations at the Port of New York and New Jersey.

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Mar 14 2022Motion for leave to file a bill of complaint filed.
Mar 14 2022Motions for preliminary relief and for expedited consideration of the motion for preliminary relief filed by plaintiff New York.
Mar 21 2022Opposition to motion for preliminary relief filed by defendant New Jersey.
Mar 23 2022Reply filed by plaintiff New York.
Mar 24 2022The motion for preliminary relief is granted. New Jersey is hereby enjoined from enforcing Chapter 324 or taking action to withdraw unilaterally from the Compact or terminate the Commission pending disposition of the motion for leave to file a bill of complaint and, if granted, disposition of the case.
May 13 2022Brief in response filed by defendant New Jersey.
May 13 2022Joint motion for leave to file cross-motions for judgment on the pleadings.