A $70 million bond proposal that would have been used to maintain water supplies in the state's Pinelands wildlife preserve has fallen victim to the same legislative opposition that killed two larger bond proposals last week.

State lawmakers allowed a deadline to pass without taking a vote necessary to put the bond proposal on the November ballot. The same fate met a $135 million housing plan and a $325 million environmental bond package.

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