NJAC 1:1-15.2 Official notice
(a) Official notice may be taken of judicially noticeable facts as explained in N.J.R.E. 201 of the New Jersey Rules of Evidence.
(b) Official notice may be taken of generally recognized technical or scientific facts within the specialized knowledge of the agency or the judge.
(c) Parties must be notified of any material of which the judge intends to take official notice, including preliminary reports, staff memoranda or other noticeable data. The judge shall disclose the basis for taking official notice and give the parties a reasonable opportunity to contest the material so noticed.