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Vol. XXV No. 4 INTERNET UPDATE III CALENDAR SUBJECT TO CHANGE. 209th Legislature

Prepared: January 26, 2001 Check Internet site or call this office for updated schedule. Second Annual Session

* Denotes Changes





MONDAY, JANUARY 29, 2001



SENATE SESSION

The Voting Session has been CANCELED.



Senate Judiciary Hearing 10:00 AM Committee Room 4, 1st Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Gormley, William L.

The hearing will focus on parole and other issues effecting the Department of Corrections.

TESTIMONY AT THIS HEARING WILL BE BY INVITATION OF THE COMMITTEE.

For Discussion Only:

S2026 [Gormley, William L./Matheussen, John J.], Parole Bureau-transfers dept.



ASSEMBLY SESSION 3:00 PM Assembly Chambers

Voting Session:

A122 [Merkt, Richard A./Biondi, Peter J.+2], St. real prop., surplus-conveyance

A395 [Cruz-Perez, Nilsa/Garcia, Raul+16], Graffiti-prop. owners clean

A641 [Gibson, John C./Arnone, Michael J.+2], Computer Assisted Appraisal Prog.;$100K

A651 [Gibson, John C./Asselta, Nicholas], Lake Lily, Cape May Co.-restore;$625K

A966 [Stuhltrager, Gary W.], Worker's comp.-prov. pymt. of legal fees

A988 [Watson Coleman, Bonnie/Lance, Leonard+6], PERS retiree-resume emp. w/ benf.

A1211 [Corodemus, Steve/Talarico, Guy F.], Law enforcement off. memor.-lic. plate

A1233 [Malone, Joseph R./Cottrell, Melvin+9], Laser lighting, under 18-reg. sale

A1332 [Augustine, Alan M.+3], Stalking victim-reg. w/o street address

A1755 [Wolfe, David W./Weingarten, Joel+1], Sch. bd. memb.-expands indemnification

A1846 [Gregg, Guy R./Talarico, Guy F.+24], S corp., reg income-elim. corp. bus. tax

A2143 [Bateman, Christopher/Caraballo, Wilfredo+19], NJ Individual Devel. Account Prog.;$2M

A2273 [Kelly, John V./O'Toole, Kevin J.+15], PFRS memb.-enhanced benf. to survivors

A2311 [DeCroce, Alex/Merkt, Richard A.+32], Mosquito abatement-conduct;$1.25M

A2383 [Myers, Connie/Merkt, Richard A.], Sales tax-auth. pymt. by vendors

A2397 [Vandervalk, Charlotte/Rooney, John E.+1], Luring, enticing child-clarify provision

A2398 [Vandervalk, Charlotte/Rooney, John E.], Hurricane Floyd-extends recovery periods

A2402 [Geist, George F./Asselta, Nicholas+3], Vet. fd raising-concerns sale of poppies

A2423 [Barnes, Peter J./Thompson, Samuel D.+8], Grandparents raising grandchildren-study

A2431 [Thompson, Samuel D./LeFevre, Kenneth C.+7], Kinship care-concerns

A2454 [Carroll, Michael Patrick/Murphy, Carol J.+2], Affordable housing-concerns zoning

A2518 [Myers, Connie/Lance, Leonard+2], Wine promotion acct.-incr. tax

A2545 [Bagger, Richard H.], Literacy Vol. of Amer-income tax contrib

A2548 [Weinberg, Loretta/Zisa, Charles], Multiple dwellings-emerg evacuation plan

A2590 [DiGaetano, Paul/Moran, Jeffrey W.], Sch. pupils-revise asthma self-admin.

A2647 [Weingarten, Joel/O'Toole, Kevin J.+8], Governor candidates-concerns

A2684 [Gregg, Guy R./Garrett, E. Scott], Sch. bds., regional-concerns

A2807 [Smith, Tom/Arnone, Michael J.+5], Co. bd of recreation comm.-incr. memb.

A2808 [Smith, Tom/Arnone, Michael J.+1], Co. vocational sch. dist-incr. bd. memb.

A2818 [Connors, Christopher J./Moran, Jeffrey W.+1], Dissolved auth.-loc. unit to assume debt

A3053 [Merkt, Richard A./Gregg, Guy R.+4], Solid waste collection, cert.-provisions

S82 [Zane, Raymond J.], Lic plates, personalized-allow duplicate

S165 [Palaia, Joseph A./Matheussen, John J.+7], Law enforcement off. memor.-lic. plate

S456 [Girgenti, John A./Palaia, Joseph A.+1], Sch. bds., regional-concerns

S638 [Matheussen, John J./Allen, Diane+6], Vet. fd raising-concerns sale of poppies

S1372 [Bennett, John O./Allen, Diane], Sch. pupils-revise asthma self-admin.

S1533 [Cafiero, James S.+3], Methadone clinics-desig. as bus. use

S1903 [Singer, Robert W./Gormley, William L.+1], Solid waste collection, cert.-provisions



State Leasing and Space Utilization Committee Meeting

The Committee meeting has been CANCELED.









MONDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 2001



ASSEMBLY QUORUM 12:30 PM Assembly Chambers

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

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



Assembly Appropriations Meeting 2:00 PM Committee Room 11,

4th Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Bagger, Richard H.

A794 [Crecco, Marion/Garrett, E. Scott+2], DEP enforcement-award cost to defendent

A1462 [Blee, Francis J./Garcia, Raul+3], Ed. Incentive Funding Prog. Act;$1M

A1622 [O'Toole, Kevin J./Blee, Francis J.+7], Prepaid Higher Ed. Expense Prog.-estab.

A1914 [Previte, Mary T./DiGaetano, Paul+10], Juv. justice sys.-balanced principles

A1916 [Thompson, Samuel D./DiGaetano, Paul+10], Model youth prog.;$1M

A2318 [Charles, Joseph/Lance, Leonard+5], Hudson Cradle-DHS;$350K

A2413 [Gibson, John C./Asselta, Nicholas+1], Litter-generating products-extends tax

A2798 [Garrett, E. Scott+1], Standards/Assessments Accountability Act

A2933 [DiGaetano, Paul/Blee, Francis J.+9], Alliance of Boys and Girls Clubs;$1.5M

A3044 [Azzolina, Joseph], Hunger Prev./Nutrition Asst Prog Act;$5M

A3048 [Wolfe, David W./Corodemus, Steve], Underground storage tank removal-grant

A3126 [Gibson, John C./Asselta, Nicholas+31], Hist preserv proj-southern NJ;$4,960,536

A3127 [Corodemus, Steve/Arnone, Michael J.], Hist preserv proj-northern NJ;$6,871,462

A3128 [Lance, Leonard/Geist, George F.], Hist. preserv. proj.-NJ;$502,201K

S1339 [Ciesla, Andrew R./Allen, Diane], Underground storage tank removal-grant

S1591 [Kyrillos, Joseph M./Palaia, Joseph A.+1], Hunger Prev./Nutrition Asst Prog Act;$5M

S1882 [Cafiero, James S./Singer, Robert W.+2], Hist preserv proj-southern NJ;$4,960,536

S1883 [Bennett, John O./Lynch, John A.+2], Hist preserv proj-northern NJ;$6,871,462

S1884 [Schluter, William E./Turner, Shirley K.+1], Hist. preserv. proj.-NJ;$502,201K



Assembly Budget Meeting

Chair: Asm. Lance, Leonard

The Committee will not meet.



Assembly Consumer Affairs and Regulated Professions Meeting

Chair: Asm. Moran, Jeffrey W.

The Committee will not meet.



*Assembly Commerce, Tourism, Gaming and Military and Veterans' Affairs Meeting

Chair: Asm. Azzolina, Joseph

The Committee will not meet.



Assembly Environment Meeting

Chair: Asm. Corodemus, Steve

The Committee will not meet.



Assembly Health Meeting 1:00 PM Committee Room 15,

4th Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asw. Vandervalk, Charlotte

A1867 [Jones, LeRoy J.], AIDS support-income tax contrib.

A2301 [Biondi, Peter J./Bateman, Christopher+5], Tobacco settlement money-substance abuse

A2456 [Cottrell, Melvin/Malone, Joseph R.+2], Managed care plans-application forms

A2642 [Conaway, Herbert C./Felice, Nicholas R.+4], Hearing loss, newborns-mandate screening

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 2001 (continued)



Assembly Health Meeting (continued)

A2776 [Vandervalk, Charlotte/Thompson, Samuel D.], Med. Error Reduction Study Comm.;$95K

A2885 [Pou, Nellie/Lance, Leonard+37], Pub. Health Priority Funding-incr, $480K

A3018 [Blee, Francis J./Quigley, Joan M.+4], Nursing home admission agreement-concern

S340 [Kenny, Bernard F./Bryant, Wayne R.+2], AIDS support-income tax contrib.

S658 [Singer, Robert W./Bucco, Anthony R.+14], Managed care carriers-application forms

S1072 [Vitale, Joseph F./Sinagra, Jack+3], Nursing home admission agreement-concern

S1096 [Matheussen, John J./Sinagra, Jack], Hearing loss, newborns-mandate screening



Assembly Local Government Meeting

Chair: Asm. Arnone, Michael J.

The Committee will not meet.



*Assembly Law and Public Safety Meeting 1:00 PM

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

Chair: Asm. Holzapfel, James W.

A1657 [Asselta, Nicholas/DiGaetano, Paul+1], Murderers-AG prev. parole

A2661 [Augustine, Alan M.+1], Nitrous oxide trafficking-incr. penal.

A2924 [Asselta, Nicholas/Gibson, John C.], DOC administrators, cert.-police powers

A2968 [Connors, Christopher J./Moran, Jeffrey W.+4], Law enforcement, cert.-expands powers

A3064 [O'Toole, Kevin J./Geist, George F.], Nitrous oxide trafficking-incr. penal.

A3092 [Holzapfel, James W./Smith, Tom], Parole bd.-incr. memb.

A3170 [Holzapfel, James W./Barnes, Peter J.], Driv. lic. suspended-notify police

S647 [Kyrillos, Joseph M.], Nonprofit org-permit auction of alco bev



Assembly Senior Issues and Community Services Meeting 10:00 AM

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

Chair: Asm. Cottrell, Melvin

A124 [Merkt, Richard A./Carroll, Michael Patrick+1], Adoptive parents-elim. cert. fees

A789 [Crecco, Marion/Blee, Francis J.+6], Elderly family care-income tax deduct.

A1338 [Augustine, Alan M.], Homestead prop. tax reimb.-incr elig req

A1761 [Wolfe, David W./Holzapfel, James W.+4], Assisted living fac.-10% Medicaid-elig.

A3073 [Heck, Rose Marie/Cottrell, Melvin], Lifeline annual benf.-incr. to $300

A3082 [Collins, Jack/Thompson, Samuel D.+40], Homestead prop. tax reimb. prog.-elig.

A3107 [DiGaetano, Paul/Kelly, John V.+14], Charitable contrib.-income tax cred.

A3119 [Cottrell, Melvin/Malone, Joseph R.], Foster Parent Lic. Act



Assembly Telecommunications and Utilities Meeting 10:00 AM

Committee Room 16, 4th Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asw. Murphy, Carol J.

For Discussion Only:

A125 [Merkt, Richard A./Bagger, Richard H.+3], Telephone solicitation-proh cert. resid.

A860 [Bagger, Richard H.+1], Commercial Solicitation Prot. Act

A2822 [Moran, Jeffrey W./Connors, Christopher J.], Unsolicited Telephone Sales Calls Act

A2919 [DeCroce, Alex/O'Toole, Kevin J.], Unsolicited telephone sales calls-proh.

A3028 [Greenstein, Linda R.+20], Unsolicited telemarketing sales-proh.

A3065 [O'Toole, Kevin J.], Telephone solicitation-concerns

A3163 [Malone, Joseph R./Heck, Rose Marie], Telemarketing co.-regis. req.

AR155 [Zecker, Gerald H./Rooney, John E.], Know Your Caller Act of 2000-enact



WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 7, 2001



Senate Economic Growth, Agriculture and Tourism Meeting

11:00 AM Committee Room 4, 1st Floor, State House Annex,

Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Bark, Martha W.

Senator Peter A. Inverso will assist Chairwoman Bark.

Committee will hear presentation from Herbert H. Tate, Jr., Esq., President, NJ BPU, concerning electric power and natural gas industry restructuring. Will also hear from PJM Interconnection, concerning generating capacity and other issues.



THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 2001



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



TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 13, 2001



*Speaker's Commission on Education: Policies, Facilities and Revenue Meeting 11:00 AM Edison High School Auditorium,

50 Boulevard of the Eagles,

Edison, NJ

Chair: Asm. Collins, Jack

The Commission will meet to accept testimony from members of the public regarding their view on what constitutes the most important issues in the field of education today.



WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 2001



Sales and Use Tax Review Commission Meeting 10:00 AM

4th Floor Training Room, Division of Taxation Building,

50 Barrack St., Trenton, NJ

A17 [Asselta, Nicholas/Gibson, John C.], UEZA-estab. extended enterprise zones

A2845 [Jones, LeRoy J.], Heating season rebate prog.-concerns

A2967 [Garrett, E. Scott], Rural electrical co-op-exemp. sales tax

A3005 [Holzapfel, James W.+2], Homeowners' assn., cert.-exemp sales tax

S523 [Littell, Robert E.], Rural electrical co-op-exemp. sales tax

S1727 [Cafiero, James S.], UEZA-estab. extended enterprise zones

S1905 [Ciesla, Andrew R.], Homeowners' assn., cert.-exemp sales tax

S1924 [Turner, Shirley K.], Sch. textbooks-broadens sales tax exemp.

S1975 [Vitale, Joseph F./Robertson, Norman M.], St-owned resid vet fac.-sales tax exemp.



THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2001



SENATE SESSION 2:00 PM Senate Chambers

Voting Session: Board list to be announced



ASSEMBLY QUORUM Assembly Chambers

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

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



*State Leasing and Space Utilization Committee Meeting 9:30 AM

Room L103, State House, Trenton, NJ



THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2001



ASSEMBLY SESSION Assembly Chambers

Voting Session: Time and board list to be announced



MONDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2001



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



THURSDAY, MARCH 1, 2001



ASSEMBLY QUORUM Assembly Chambers

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

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



FRIDAY, MARCH 2, 2001



Pension and Health Benefits Review Commission Meeting 10:00 AM Division of Pension and Benefits, 50 W. State St., Trenton, NJ

Written comments on bills should be submitted at least ten business days in advance of the meeting.

A1249 [Cottrell, Melvin/Malone, Joseph R.], TPAF vet. retirees-paid health benf.

A2794 [Garcia, Raul], Co. emp. retiree-permits COLA

A2924 [Asselta, Nicholas/Gibson, John C.], DOC administrators, cert.-police powers

A2932 [Blee, Francis J.], Crim. investigator, St.-transfer to PFRS

A2952 [Roberts, Joseph J./Vandervalk, Charlotte], SHBP benf. in retir.-cert. St. emp.

A3014 [Greenwald, Louis D.], Police, firefighter-post retir. med benf

S1395 [Codey, Richard J.], JRS, cert. memb.-prov. max. pension

S1465 [Inverso, Peter A.], PFRS-concerns purch. of svc. cred.

S1893 [Cafiero, James S.], DOC administrators, cert.-police powers

S1907 [Singer, Robert W.], TPAF vet. retirees-paid health benf.



MONDAY, MARCH 5, 2001



ASSEMBLY QUORUM Assembly Chambers

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

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



THURSDAY, MARCH 8, 2001



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



ASSEMBLY SESSION Assembly Chambers

Voting Session: Time and board list to be announced



THURSDAY, MARCH 15, 2001



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





MONDAY, MARCH 19, 2001



SENATE SESSION 2:00 PM Senate Chambers

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

2:00 PM: Voting Session: Board list to be announced



THURSDAY, MARCH 22, 2001



ASSEMBLY QUORUM Assembly Chambers

Select Committees to meet at the call of the Speaker



MONDAY, MARCH 26, 2001



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



State House Commission Meeting 9:00 AM

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



THURSDAY, MARCH 29, 2001



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