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Vol. XXVIII No. 3 INTERNET UPDATE I CALENDAR SUBJECT TO CHANGE. 211th Legislature

Prepared: January 23, 2004 Check Internet site or call this office for updated schedule. First Annual Session

* Denotes Changes





MONDAY, JANUARY 26, 2004



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



Senate Community and Urban Affairs Meeting 10:00 AM

Committee Room 7, 2nd Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Rice, Ronald L.

S76 [Rice, Ronald L.], Passaic Valley Sewerage-estab. oversight

S77 [Rice, Ronald L.], Housing nonprofits-concerns

S96 [James, Sharpe], Performing art ctrs-remove support limit

S320 [Bark, Martha W.], Main Street NJ prog.-makes changes

S355 [Turner, Shirley K.], Abandoned prop conversion-tax credit

SCR12 [Connors, Leonard T.+1], Real prop.-concerns assessment



Senate Education Meeting 1:00 PM Committee Room 6,

1st Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Turner, Shirley K.

S193 [Smith, Bob/Palaia, Joseph A.+1], Sick leave banks-sch. emp.

S315 [Bark, Martha W./Allen, Diane B.], Sch. lunches-concerns

S337 [Sarlo, Paul A.], Charter sch. admin. & trustees-concerns



Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Meeting 1:00 PM Committee Room 1, 1st Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Vitale, Joseph F.

The Committee will hear testimony from health care professionals, employers and health care professional organizations and members of the public on recommendations for legislative action that will improve patient safety through measures that relate to the hiring and supervision of licensed health care professionals.

S557 [Vitale, Joseph F.+3], Patient Safety Act-estab.



Senate Judiciary Meeting 10:00 AM Committee Room 4,

1st Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, N.J

Chair: Sen. Adler, John H.

S540 [Vitale, Joseph F.], Charitable Immunity Act-modifies

Pending Introduction and Referral:

S679 [Martin, Robert J.], Uniform Mediation Act-enacts

S- [Adler, John H.], Revises wills and estates. (A-2905(ACS/1R)/2002)

S- [Turner, Shirley K.], Creates study commission on the death penalty. (S-1112(1R)/2002)



Senate Labor Meeting 10:00 AM Committee Room 1,

1st Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Sweeney, Stephen M.

The Committee is meeting to provide representatives of labor and business and members of the general public with an opportunity to express their concerns and objectives related to issues which may be addressed by the committee during the 2004-05 session.

Pending Introduction and Referral:

S653 [Sweeney, Stephen M.], Proj. labor agreements-concerns



Senate Law and Public Safety and Veterans' Affairs Meeting 1:00 PM Committee Room 4, 1st Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Girgenti, John A.

S223 [Singer, Robert W.], Fatal accidents-test blood alco. req.

S252 [Coniglio, Joseph], Ammunition, cert.-concerns use by police





MONDAY, JANUARY 26, 2004 (continued)



Senate Law and Public Safety and Veterans' Affairs Meeting

(continued)

S399 [Bucco, Anthony R./Girgenti, John A.], Fire detection equip.-exempt sales taxes

S515 [Sacco, Nicholas J./Sarlo, Paul A.], Juv. Justice Master Plans-concerns

S530 [Girgenti, John A.], DOC investigators-attend police training

S543 [Vitale, Joseph F.], Emerg. warning lights, sirens-concerns



ASSEMBLY QUORUM 1:00 PM Assembly Chambers

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

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



Assembly Agriculture and Natural Resources Meeting

Chair: Asm. Smith, Robert J. II

The Committee will not meet.



Assembly Education Meeting 2:00 PM Committee Room 16,

4th Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Stanley, Craig A.

A638 [Stender, Linda/Green, Jerry], Sch. fac proj-concerns health and safety

A896 [Diegnan, Patrick J./Malone, Joseph R.+3], Teacher certification-concerns

A1205 [Quigley, Joan M./Scalera, Frederick], Students' SS no.-proh. display

A1210 [Malone, Joseph R./Myers, Connie], Sch. bus refurbishment-permits

A1772 [Sires, Albio/Impreveduto, Anthony+1], J. Doria NJ Leg. Fellows Prog.;$50K

AJR68 [Stanley, Craig A.+8], Study Attendance in Pub. Sch. Task Force



Assembly Environment and Solid Waste Meeting 2:00 PM

Committee Room 9, 3rd Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. McKeon, John F.

A982 [Chatzidakis, Larry/Chivukula, Upendra J.], Wood, arsenic-treated-proh. St. purch.

A1289 [McKeon, John F./Gusciora, Reed/Greenstein, Linda R.], Env. crimes prosecutor, special-estab.

A1447 [Scalera, Frederick/Johnson, Gordon M.], Haz. materials response-concerns

A1633 [Chivukula, Upendra J./Egan, Joseph V.+1], Brownfields sites-concerns



Assembly Family, Women and Children's Services Meeting 2:00 PM Committee Room 13, 4th Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asw. Previte, Mary T.

The Committee will take testimony regarding the "NJ Safe Haven Infant Protection Act," and ways to increase public awareness of the law.

A208 [Previte, Mary T./Van Drew, Jeff/Greenstein, Linda R.+6], Kinship Legal Guardianship Notification

A1560 [Smith, Robert J.+7], Domestic viol. shelters-not pub. record

ACR80 [Rumpf, Brian E./Connors, Christopher J.+3], Nat'l Family Caregiver Support-enact leg



Assembly Homeland Security and State Preparedness Meeting

2:00 PM Committee Room 12, 4th Floor,

State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asw. Quigley, Joan M.

A337 [Weinberg, Loretta/Johnson, Gordon M.+1], FF, cert.-concerns death benf.

A1194 [Quigley, Joan M./Cohen, Neil M.+3], Biometric Identifier Privacy Act

A1202 [Quigley, Joan M./Scalera, Frederick], Emerg. Mgmt. Act of 2004-creates

AR66 [Stender, Linda+26], First responder fds.-relesase to mun.

MONDAY, JANUARY 26, 2004 (continued)



Assembly Judiciary Meeting 10:00 AM Committee Room 12,

4th Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asw. Greenstein, Linda R.

A698 [Smith, Robert J./Cohen, Neil M.], Picture phones-concerns privacy invasion

A839 [Greenstein, Linda R./Diegnan, Patrick J.], Juv., Interst. Compact-prov. for

A1279 [Oliver, Sheila Y./O'Toole, Kevin J.], Mental Health Court Pilot Prog.-estab.



Assembly Labor Meeting 10:00 AM Committee Room 9,

3rd Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Egan, Joseph V.

The Assembly Labor Committee will hear testimony from the State Department of Labor on Reorganization Plan No. 001-2004 to reorganize the State's workforce development system into the Department of Labor.



*Assembly Military and Veterans' Affairs Meeting

The Meeting has been canceled.



Assembly Regulatory Oversight Meeting

Chair: Asm. Payne, William D.

The Committee will not meet.



Assembly State Government Meeting 2:00 PM

Committee Room 15, 4th Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Steele, Alfred E.

A145 [Green, Jerry], Juneteenth Independence Day

A1596 [Burzichelli, John J./Fisher, Douglas H.], Jersey Fresh farm products-St. purch req

A1622 [Steele, Alfred E./Chivukula, Upendra J.], Tech. Procurement Study Comm.-estab.

AR94 [Payne, William D./Watson Coleman, Bonnie/Conaway, Herb/Blee, Francis J.+8], Black Hist. Mo.-declares February, 2003



Assembly Senior Issues Meeting

Chair: Asw. Pou, Nellie

The Committee will not meet.



Assembly Transportation Meeting 10:00 AM

Committee Room 11, 4th Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Wisniewski, John S.

A423 [Impreveduto, Anthony], MV regis, unexpired portion-auth. refund

A427 [Impreveduto, Anthony], Leased veh.-concerns cert. lic. plates

A646 [Stender, Linda], Commercial veh, cert.-limits hrs. of svc

A715 [Bodine, Francis L.], Bus rapid transit demo proj.-concerns

A863 [Barnes, Peter J./Diegnan, Patrick J.+1], Mun. streets-concerns

A1047 [Wolfe, David W./Kean, Sean T.+19], Sept. 11 Memor. Bridge-Rt. No. 70 bridge

A1329 [Hackett, Mims], Mun., co. streets-clarify jurisdiction

A1393 [Conners, Jack/Conaway, Herb], MV documents-concerns



THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 2004



SENATE QUORUM 12:00 PM Senate Chambers

10:00 AM: Group (3) Committees scheduled to meet

1:00 PM: Group (4) Committees scheduled to meet



ASSEMBLY SESSION Assembly Chambers

Voting Session: Time and board list to be announced



MONDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2004



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



MONDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2004



ASSEMBLY QUORUM Assembly Chambers

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

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



TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2004



Assembly Health and Human Services Hearing

(Rescheduled from January 15th), Time and place to be announced.

The Committee will receive testimony concerning the continuing impasse between Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey and two of New Jersey's Health care institutions, Hackensack University Medical Center and Cooper University Hospital, with regard to negotiating contractual reimbursement rates. The Committee welcomes suggestions on the most effective means of addressing this issue through legislation.





THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 19, 2004



ASSEMBLY QUORUM Assembly Chambers

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

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



MONDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2004



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



TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2004



SENATE QUORUM 12:00 PM Senate Chambers

Governor's Annual Budget Message: Time and details to be announced

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

2:00 PM: Group (3) Committees scheduled to meet



ASSEMBLY QUORUM Assembly Chambers

Governor's Annual Budget Message: Time and details to be announced



THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2004



ASSEMBLY QUORUM Assembly Chambers

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

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



MONDAY, MARCH 1, 2004



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 4, 2004



ASSEMBLY QUORUM Assembly Chambers

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

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



MONDAY, MARCH 8, 2004



SENATE QUORUM 12:00 PM Senate Chambers

10:00 AM: Group (3) Committees scheduled to meet

1:00 PM: Group (4) Committees scheduled to meet



THURSDAY, MARCH 11, 2004



ASSEMBLY SESSION Assembly Chambers

Voting Session: Time and board list to be announced



MONDAY, MARCH 15, 2004



ASSEMBLY SESSION Assembly Chambers

Select Committees to meet at the call of the Speaker

Voting Session: Time and board list to be announced



MONDAY, MARCH 22, 2004



SENATE SESSION 2:00 PM Senate Chambers

Select Committees to meet at the call of the Senate President

Voting Session: Board list to be announced



MONDAY, MARCH 29, 2004



SENATE SESSION 2:00 PM Senate Chambers

Voting Session: Board list to be announced