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Vol. XXIII No. 2 INTERNET UPDATE III CALENDAR SUBJECT TO CHANGE. 208th Legislature

Prepared: January 22, 1999 Check Internet site or call this office for updated schedule. Second Annual Session

* Denotes Changes







MONDAY, JANUARY 25, 1999



SENATE QUORUM 12:30 PM Senate Chambers

10:00 AM: Select Committees to meet at the call of the Senate President



Senate Budget and Appropriations Meeting 10:00 AM

Committee Room 4, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Littell, Robert E.

S10 [DiFrancesco, Donald T./Robertson, Norman M.+20], Mun. St. aid-inflation adjustment incr.

S1279 [Martin, Robert J./Kavanaugh, Walter J.], Interdist. Pub. Sch. Choice Prog.-estab.



Senate Law and Public Safety Meeting 10:00 AM

Committee Room 1, 1st Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Kosco, Louis F.

A1709 [Bagger, Richard H.+2], Life jackets-children 12 & under

A2144 [Holzapfel, James W./Crecco, Marion+4], Parole hearings-victims submit videotape

S401 [Littell, Robert E.], Jumping emerg. calls-criminalizes

S677 [Littell, Robert E.], Police, civil svc. mun.-raises ed. req.

S679 [Kosco, Louis F.], Highways, cert.-65 mph speed limit

S905 [Zane, Raymond J.], Lic plates, personalized-allow duplicate

S1103 [Allen, Diane/Connors, Leonard T.], Life jackets-children 12 & under

S1253 [Bucco, Anthony R.], Drug, alco. dependent offender-treatment

S1368 [Bennett, John O./Bucco, Anthony R.], Power vessels, small-minor operate

S1494 [Bucco, Anthony R./Kosco, Louis F.], Bail restrictions-cert. 3rd degree crime

S1495 [Bark, Martha W./Kosco, Louis F.], E9-1-1 Comm.-estab.

S1526 [Bennett, John O./Bucco, Anthony R.], Sexually oriented bus.-reg. location



Senate Transportation Meeting

Chair: Sen. Ciesla, Andrew R.

The Committee will not meet or hold a public hearing on January 25, 1999. The proposed hearing on bus safety will be rescheduled at a later date, notice of which will be provided in the future.



ASSEMBLY QUORUM 12:30 PM Assembly Chambers

Select Committees will meet at the call of the Speaker



Assembly Education Hearing 9:30 AM Committee Room 11, 4th Floor, State house Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Wolfe, David W.

The Committee will hold a Public Hearing on: '' Issues Affecting Higher Education in the State of NJ''



Assembly Law and Public Safety Meeting 9:30 AM

Committee Room 12, 4th Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asw. Crecco, Marion

A122 [Holzapfel, James W./Wolfe, David W.+1], Expedited Eviction, Drug Traffickers Act

A1016 [Zisa, Charles/Blee, Francis J.], Bicycle laws, cert.-police exemp.

A1502 [Cottrell, Melvin/Malone, Joseph R.], Bicycle traffic laws-police exemp.

A1673 [Farragher, Clare M./Arnone, Michael J.], Alco. bev. lic.-auth DOL pop. report use

A2051 [Bateman, Christopher+3], Alco. bev. lic.-issue to golf courses

A2345 [Weingarten, Joel], Alco. bev sold, cert theaters-expand hrs

AJR51 [Jones, LeRoy J.+19], Code Adam child safety prog.-recognizes

S397 [Bennett, John O.], Alco. bev. lic.-auth DOL pop. report use







MONDAY, JANUARY 25, 1999 (continued)



Assembly State Government Meeting 9:30 AM Committee Room 15,

4th Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Augustine, Alan M.

A2403 [Blee, Francis J./Gibson, John C.], St. computer surplus-dist. bd. of ed.

A2573 [Chatzidakis, Larry], Sch. elections, special-cert. dates

A2714 [Bagger, Richard H./Lance, Leonard], William Carlos Williams Merit Citation

A2742 [Moran, Jeffrey W.], Loc. Mandates Council-clarify emp status

AR120 [Garcia, Raul+9], Passion Play-declares NJ home

S1009 [Martin, Robert J.], Sch. elections, special-cert. dates

S1249 [Littell, Robert E./Bennett, John O.+4], St. computer surplus-dist. bd. of ed.

S1438 [Ciesla, Andrew R.], St. contract-new policy effective 8/1/99

SJR12 [Inverso, Peter A.], Kindness Awareness Mo. in N.J.-desig May



JOINT SESSION 12:45 PM Assembly Chambers

Joint Session to receive Governor's Annual Budget Address.



THURSDAY, JANUARY 28, 1999



SENATE SESSION 2:00 PM Senate Chambers

Voting Session:

A45 [Stuhltrager, Gary W./Bodine, Francis L.+5], Farmland preserv. proj.;$26.5M

A46 [Cottrell, Melvin/Kramer, Paul+4], Farmland preserv., central NJ

A47 [Garrett, E. Scott/Lance, Leonard+3], Farmland preserv., northern NJ

A161 [Bateman, Christopher/Cohen, Neil M.], Mortgage of record-means of canceling

A210 [Bodine, Francis L./Felice, Nicholas R.+2], Engineers-liab. immunity

A928 [Bagger, Richard H./Augustine, Alan M.+1], Sexually oriented bus.-reg. location

A1132 [Garrett, E. Scott/Corodemus, Steve+1], Export finan. co.-limited liab. corp.

A1323 [Heck, Rose Marie/Cohen, Neil M.+8], Small-Med Bus Child Care Consortium Prog

A1635 [Weingarten, Joel/O'Toole, Kevin J.+1], Household workers-simplify emp reporting

A1669 [Garrett, E. Scott/Arnone, Michael J.+5], Neighborhood & Bus. Child Care Tax Prog.

A1692 [Caraballo, Wilfredo/Wisniewski, John S.], CATV-refund and rate change notices

A2121 [Talarico, Guy F./Asselta, Nicholas+68], Health/dental insur. claims-concern pymt

A2321 [Vandervalk, Charlotte/Russo, David C.+24], Defibrillator-immunity for emer. med svc

A2370 [Geist, George F./Lance, Leonard+11], Candidates-expands definition

A2623 [Gregg, Guy R./Roberts, Joseph J.+5], Driv. lic.-auth. ten yr.

S7 [Inverso, Peter A./O'Connor, Edward T.], Electric, gas util.-restructures

S10 [DiFrancesco, Donald T./Robertson, Norman M.+20], Mun. St. aid-inflation adjustment incr.

S54 [Kavanaugh, Walter J./Martin, Robert J.], Alimony-prov. limited duration

S57 [Kavanaugh, Walter J.+7], Student loan, nonpymt.-suspend cert. lic

S343 [Allen, Diane/Kosco, Louis F.+4], Neighborhood & Bus. Child Care Tax Prog.

S344 [Allen, Diane/Kosco, Louis F.+1], Small-Med Bus Child Care Consortium Prog

S347 [Inverso, Peter A./Bryant, Wayne R.], Mortgage of record-means of canceling

S617 [Matheussen, John J.+1], Engineers-liab. immunity

S810 [Cardinale, Gerald], Surplus Lines Insur. Guaranty Fd.-memb.

S932 [Rice, Ronald L./DiFrancesco, Donald T.+3], Place of worship-penal. for crimes w/in

S936 [Ciesla, Andrew R./Matheussen, John J.+2], Zoning permit-mun issue w/in 5 bus. days

S947 [Gormley, William L./Bryant, Wayne R.], Death penal.-adds aggravating factor

S966 [Martin, Robert J./Allen, Diane+1], St. aid-dist. w/ low-income pupils

S1063 [Martin, Robert J./Zane, Raymond J.+1], Civil Penal. Enforce. Act-estab. new

S1086 [Cafiero, James S.], Wildwood City Sch. Dist.-adjust St aid

S1112 [Cardinale, Gerald], Life insur.-concerns policy forms use

S1148 [Sinagra, Jack/Codey, Richard J.+28], Health/dental insur. claims-prompt pymt.

S1194 [Bryant, Wayne R./Furnari, Garry J.], RICO statute-amends

S1196 [Bryant, Wayne R.], Check Cashers Regulatory Act-amends

S1223 [Kyrillos, Joseph M.], Prepaid funeral agreements-concerns

S1232 [O'Connor, Edward T./Gormley, William L.+12], Superior Ct. judgeships-creates 8 addl.

S1279 [Martin, Robert J./Kavanaugh, Walter J.], Interdist. Pub. Sch. Choice Prog.-estab.

S1354 [Cafiero, James S./Allen, Diane+2], Stalking law-amend to incl. child victim





THURSDAY, JANUARY 28, 1999 (continued)



SENATE SESSION (continued)

S1391 [Bassano, C. Louis/Cardinale, Gerald], Obscene material, under 18-crime

S1394 [Schluter, William E./O'Connor, Edward T.], Candidate, possible-comply w/contrib req

S1436 [Ciesla, Andrew R.], False alarms, initiating-upgrades crime

S1456 [Singer, Robert W./Sinagra, Jack+2], Defibrillators-civil liab. immunity

S1473 [Zane, Raymond J.], Sexual assault, minors-modify statutes

S1484 [Kenny, Bernard F.], Life insur. policies-pymt. of proceeds

S1505 [Ciesla, Andrew R./Turner, Shirley K.], Driv. lic.-auth. ten yr.

S1526 [Bennett, John O./Bucco, Anthony R.], Sexually oriented bus.-reg. location

S1546 [Zane, Raymond J./Bark, Martha W.], Farmland preserv. proj.;$26.5M

S1547 [Singer, Robert W./Inverso, Peter A.+1], Farmland preserv., central NJ

S1548 [Schluter, William E./Littell, Robert E.], Farmland preserv., northern NJ

S1584 [Connors, Leonard T./Rice, Ronald L.], Council on Loc. Mandates-clarify status

S1632 [Bucco, Anthony R.], Household workers-simplify emp reporting

SJR30 [Bassano, C. Louis], Jewish War Vet. Mem. Hwy-desig. Rt. 24

SJR39 [Allen, Diane/Bark, Martha W.+3], Domestic Viol. Awareness Month-Oct. 1998

SR59 [Connors, Leonard T.], Honesty in Sweepstakes Act-Cong. enact

SR61 [Kyrillos, Joseph M./Palaia, Joseph A.+1], Sandy Hook mil artifact-reconsider reloc

SR62 [Bennett, John O./Bryant, Wayne R.+1], Agric. Research, Reform Act-restore fd.



Senate Legislative Oversight Meeting 9:30 AM

Committee Room 6, 1st Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Matheussen, John J.

SCR87 [Ciesla, Andrew R.], Med. protocol regs, DOBI-not leg. intent



* ASSEMBLY SESSION 12:00 PM Assembly Chambers

Voting Session:

A16 [DiGaetano, Paul/Bagger, Richard H.], Electric, gas util.-restructures

A29 [Collins, Jack/Faulkner, Kenneth W.+19], Delaware Riv, Bay Region econ devel;$20M

A415 [Moran, Jeffrey W./Impreveduto, Anthony+3], Orthotists & prosthetist-revise lic prov

A548 [Rooney, John E./Garcia, Raul+1], Contaminated home-prov low interest loan

A550 [Rooney, John E./Romano, Louis A.+1], Haz. contaminant cleanup-regis. prog.

A560 [Bagger, Richard H./Augustine, Alan M.], Trains, warning sounds-exempts cert.

A788 [Stuhltrager, Gary W.], Purchasing off., co.-5 yr. reappt.

A995 [Zisa, Charles/Weinberg, Loretta], Towing operators-accept cash or credit

A1026 [Zisa, Charles/Stanley, Craig A.+8], Drug free zone-playgrounds

A1631 [Cohen, Neil M./Bateman, Christopher], Tax records, nonofficial exam.-offense

A1639 [Gibson, John C./Asselta, Nicholas+11], Auto insur. rate reduction-concerns

A1676 [Gibson, John C./Corodemus, Steve+25], Shore Prot. Fd.-incr. amt credited to fd

A1775 [Azzolina, Joseph/Arnone, Michael J.], Devel. improvements-standardized forms

A1798 [Corodemus, Steve/Russo, David C.+3], Playground safety-DCA promulgate regs.

A1913 [Wisniewski, John S./Bateman, Christopher+5], Dental procedures-health insur. cover

A1931 [Weingarten, Joel+2], Collateral prot. insur.-reg. purch.

A2099 [Garrett, E. Scott+1], Campground fac.-clarify owners rights

A2171 [Cohen, Neil M./DiGaetano, Paul], Money laundering-revises statutory law

A2174 [Cohen, Neil M./DiGaetano, Paul], Check Cashers Regulatory Act-amends

A2217 [Wolfe, David W./Doria, Joseph V.+7], Higher ed. student asst.-consolidates

A2246 [Azzolina, Joseph/Thompson, Samuel D.+10], Stalking law-amends

A2321 [Vandervalk, Charlotte/Russo, David C.+24], Defibrillator-immunity for emer. med svc

A2367 [Bagger, Richard H./Wolfe, David W.+5], St. tuition prog. accts-taxation excl.

A2419 [Felice, Nicholas R./Impreveduto, Anthony+12], Spinal Cord Research Fd.-grant prog.

A2449 [Luongo, Gerald J./Moran, Jeffrey W.+2], Franchise Practices Act-makes changes

A2471 [Thompson, Samuel D./Azzolina, Joseph], Spotswood Boro, new mun. bldg.;$1.5M

A2536 [Blee, Francis J./LeFevre, Kenneth C.], Galloway Twp. surplus prop.-auth. sale

A2684 [Charles, Joseph/Doria, Joseph V.+6], Food Stamps prog.;$7.5M

A2807 [Luongo, Gerald J./Kelly, John V.+1], Loc. pub. contract-req cert items w/ bid

A2833 [Felice, Nicholas R.], St. contract-new policy effective 8/1/99

A2842 [Felice, Nicholas R.],

AJR49 [Lance, Leonard/Charles, Joseph+3], Pub. off.-estab comm. to review salaries

AR112 [Wolfe, David W./Holzapfel, James W.+13], Muscular dystrophy research-incr funding

AR123 [Malone, Joseph R./Cottrell, Melvin+3], Community Resid Fac Site Selection-estab

S88 [Palaia, Joseph A./Turner, Shirley K.+4], Carbon monoxide detector-req resid. prop

S164 [Kyrillos, Joseph M./Bryant, Wayne R.], Devel. improvements-standardized forms

S206 [Sinagra, Jack/Palaia, Joseph A.+3], Playground safety-DCA promulgate regs.

S323 [Littell, Robert E.+3], Health info. electronic data tech.-devel

S375 [Kenny, Bernard F./Allen, Diane+4], Food Stamp Prog.-reimb. admin. costs

S891 [Martin, Robert J./Bassano, C. Louis+6], Inmates, cert.-mental health treatment

S946 [Bennett, John O./Singer, Robert W.], Loc. pub. contract-req cert items w/ bid

S1093 [Cardinale, Gerald/Lesniak, Raymond J.+4], Franchise Practices Act-makes changes

S1438 [Ciesla, Andrew R.], St. contract-new policy effective 8/1/99



State Leasing and Space Utilization Committee Meeting 9:00 AM

Room 319, State House, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Weingarten, Joel

NPL4424DLPS,LawrencevilleNJ:NPL4425DLPS,Whippany NJ: NPL4160Various Agencies,NewarkNJ:NPL3721DEP,TrentonNJ:NPL3722DEP,TrentonNJ:NPL3831DEP, TrentonNJ:NPL3915DEP,TrentonNJ:NPL3964DEP,DOL,TrentonNJ:NPL4101DEP,TrentonNJ:NPL4426DHS,TrentonNJ.



Joint Committee on the Public Schools Abbott Subcommittee 10:15 AM Committee Room 1, 1st Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Co-Chairs: Sen. Gormley, William L. / Sen. Baer, Byron M.

Steve Barnett, from the Center for Early Education at Rutgers, will present his report: Early Childhood Education in the Abbott Districts: Children's Needs and the Need for High Quality Programs.





THURSDAY, JANUARY 28, 1999 (continued)



Intergovernmental Relations Commission 10:00 AM

Committee Room 3, 1st Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Pusuant to N.J.S.A. 52:9B-1, items on the Commission agenda will include:

Organization of the Commission; Approval of FY 2000 Budget; Designation of statutory appointments; Such other business as shall come before the Commission.



NJ Law Revision Commission Meeting 4:30 PM

Commission Offices, 7th Floor, 153 Halsey St., Newark, NJ



MONDAY, FEBRUARY 1, 1999



Joint Committee on the Public Schools State Takeover Subcommittee Meeting 10:00 AM Room 319, State House, Trenton, NJ

Co-Chairs: Asm. O'Toole, Kevin J. / Sen. O'Connor, Edward T.

Commissioner of Education, Dr. Leo Klagholz,will present update on the status of State-operated school districts of Jersey City, Paterson & Newark. Address inquiries to M.Schulz at 609-633-6787.



THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 1999



ASSEMBLY QUORUM Assembly Chambers

10:00 AM: Group (C) Committees scheduled to meet

2:00 PM: Group (D) Committees scheduled to meet



THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 1999



SENATE QUORUM 12:00 PM Senate Chambers

10:00 AM: Group (2) Committees scheduled to meet

1:00 PM: Group (1) Committees scheduled to meet



ASSEMBLY SESSION Assembly Chambers

Voting Session: Time and board list to be announced



THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 1999



SENATE SESSION 2:00 PM Senate Chambers

Voting Session: Board list to be announced



THURSDAY, MARCH 4, 1999



ASSEMBLY QUORUM Assembly Chambers

10:00 AM: Group (A) Committees scheduled to meet

2:00 PM: Group (B) Committees scheduled to meet



THURSDAY, MARCH 11, 1999



ASSEMBLY QUORUM Assembly Chambers

10:00 AM: Group (C) Committees scheduled to meet

2:00 PM: Group (D) Committees scheduled to meet



MONDAY, MARCH 15, 1999



SENATE QUORUM 12:00 PM Senate Chambers

10:00 AM: Group (4) Committees scheduled to meet

1:00 PM: Group (3) Committees scheduled to meet



ASSEMBLY SESSION Assembly Chambers

Voting Session: Time and board list to be announced



THURSDAY, MARCH 18, 1999



ASSEMBLY QUORUM Assembly Chambers

10:00 AM: Group (A) Committees scheduled to meet

2:00 PM: Group (B) Committees scheduled to meet



MONDAY, MARCH 22, 1999



SENATE QUORUM 12:00 PM Senate Chambers

10:00 AM: Group (1) Committees scheduled to meet

1:00 PM: Group (2) Committees scheduled to meet



THURSDAY, MARCH 25, 1999



ASSEMBLY QUORUM Assembly Chambers

10:00 AM: Group (C) Committees scheduled to meet

2:00 PM: Group (D) Committees scheduled to meet





MONDAY, MARCH 29, 1999



SENATE SESSION 2:00 PM Senate Chambers

Voting Session: Board list to be announced



ASSEMBLY SESSION Assembly Chambers

Voting Session: Time and board list to be announced