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Vol. XLI No. 5 Internet Update III CALENDAR SUBJECT TO CHANGE 217th Legislature

Prepared: January 27, 2017 Check Internet site or call this office for updated schedule Second Annual Session


*Denotes Changes

 

 


FRIDAY, JANUARY 27, 2017

 

Senate Select Committee on School Funding Fairness Hearing 11:00 AM Kingsway Regional High School, Cafeteria East,

201 Kings Highway, Woolwich Township, NJ 08085

Chair: Sen. Sweeney, Stephen M.

The Committee will receive testimony from invited guests and from members of the public on inequities in school funding in New Jersey. Persons wishing to testify

should register with the Office of Legislative Services at (609) 847-3850 and

should submit 15 copies of written testimony on the day of the hearing.

Oral testimony will be limited to three minutes.

 

MONDAY, JANUARY 30, 2017

 

SENATE QUORUM 12:00 PM Senate Chambers

10:00 AM: Committee Group (1) Scheduled to meet

1:00 PM: Committee Group (2) Scheduled to meet

 

Senate Budget and Appropriations Meeting 1:00 PM

Committee Room 4, 1st Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Sarlo, Paul A.

A374 [Auth, Robert/Prieto, Vincent+19], Duplicate driv. lic, id cards-concerns

A450 [Mazzeo, Vincent/Andrzejczak, Bob+29], Wounded Warrior Caregivers Relief Act

A815 [Land, R. Bruce/Andrzejczak, Bob+4], Code Blue alert plans-concerns

A837 [Jimenez, Angelica M./Green, Jerry+5], Haz. Drug Safe Handling Act-estab.

A2512 [DeAngelo, Wayne P./Pintor Marin, Eliana+3], BPU-concerning cert. decisions

S468 [Sacco, Nicholas J.], Haz. Drug Safe Handling Act-estab.

S713 [Cruz-Perez, Nilsa/Van Drew, Jeff+1], Mil. svc personnel-concerns interference

S714 [Cruz-Perez, Nilsa+1], Reserv. memb.-accommodation enjoyment

S750 [Beach, James/Van Drew, Jeff+15], Wounded Warrior Caregivers Relief Act

S1088 [Van Drew, Jeff/Kean, Thomas H.+1], Code Blue Prog.-emerg. mgmt. estab.

S1207 [Bucco, Anthony R.], Emp end operations in St-annual eval req

S1640 [Van Drew, Jeff/Holzapfel, James W.+7], Domestic companion animals-exposure

S1899 [Whelan, Jim], BPU-concerning cert. decisions

S2462 [Sacco, Nicholas J./Cruz-Perez, Nilsa], Duplicate driv. lic, id cards-concerns

S2468 [Lesniak, Raymond J.], Drinking water-concerns standards

S2521 [Vitale, Joseph F./Gordon, Robert M.+3], Substance use disorder-monitor

and eval.

Pending Referral:

A4146 [Vainieri Huttle, Valerie/Benson, Daniel R.+6], Substance use disorder-monitor and eval.

 

Senate Commerce Meeting 1:00 PM

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

Chair: Sen. Pou, Nellie

The Committee will hear testimony from invited guests regarding product durability

and other problems associated with artificial turf playing surfaces in use in New Jersey. Those wishing to submit testimony should provide 10 copies to the Committee.

S2703 [Lesniak, Raymond J./Pou, Nellie], Opioid drugs-restricts cert. med expense

 

Senate Community and Urban Affairs Meeting

Chair: Sen. Van Drew, Jeff

The Committee will not meet.

 

 

MONDAY, JANUARY 30, 2017 (continued)

 

*Senate Environment and Energy Meeting 10:00 AM

Committee Room 10, 3rd Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Smith, Bob

The Committee will also receive testimony from invited guests on the issue of chromium-6 in drinking water.

S2369 [Whelan, Jim/Van Drew, Jeff], Dredging activity-shellfish habitat rule

S2834 [Sweeney, Stephen M./Greenstein, Linda R.], Water Qual. Accountability

Act-concerns

S2873 [Smith, Bob/Bateman, Christopher], Smart growth issues-concerns

S2884 [Whelan, Jim], Flood elevation-concerning

Pending Introduction and referral:

SR102 [Van Drew, Jeff/Connors, Christopher J.], Flounder, summer-assess catch limits

SR103 [Smith, Bob/Bateman, Christopher], Summer flounder-Pres reject limit reduct

 

*Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Meeting

9:00 AM Committee Room 4, 1st Floor,

State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Vitale, Joseph F.

A3386 [Schaer, Gary S./Vainieri Huttle, Valerie+3], Devel. disab. individuals-concerns

S1018 [Weinberg, Loretta/Cruz-Perez, Nilsa+3], Personal care svc.-estab.

Medicaid reimb

S1058 [Singer, Robert W.], Assisted living fac.-concerns

S1219 [Holzapfel, James W./Allen, Diane B.+1], Peggy's Law-suspected elderly abuse

S1305 [Vitale, Joseph F./Madden, Fred H.], Diabetes self-mgmt. ed.-Medicaid cover

S2711 [Vitale, Joseph F./Rice, Ronald L.], Devel. disab. individuals-concerns

S2795 [Diegnan, Patrick J.], Prescr. Monitoring Prog-prov cert access

S2878 [Vitale, Joseph F./Codey, Richard J.], Health care facilities-share cert space

Pending Introduction and Referral:

S3 [Vitale, Joseph F./Sweeney, Stephen M.], Substance use treatment-insur. cover

 

Senate Labor Meeting

Chair: Sen. Madden, Fred H.

The Committee will not meet.

 

Senate Legislative Oversight Meeting 3:00 PM

Executive Chambers, Bergenfield Municipal Building,

198 North Washington Avenue, Bergenfield, NJ

Chair: Sen. Gordon, Robert M.

The Committee will meet from 3:00 PM to 5:30 PM and again from 6:30 PM to

9:00 PM, to receive testimony from invited State and Local government officials, transportation providers and policy experts, and the general public. Testimony

will concern the draft 2017-2026 Capital Plan, including a new Port Authority

Bus Terminal, the Gateway Rail Tunnel, the PATH extension to Newark Airport, redevelopment of Newark Terminal A, and other options to increase trans-

Hudson capacity.

 

Senate Transportation Meeting

Chair: Sen. Sacco, Nicholas J.

The Committee will not meet.

 

 

 

 

 

MONDAY, JANUARY 30, 2017 (continued)

 

ASSEMBLY QUORUM 1:00 PM Assembly Chambers

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

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

 

Assembly Appropriations Meeting 1:00 PM

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

Chair: Asm. Burzichelli, John J.

A303 [Singleton, Troy/Green, Jerry+10], Mortgage Assist. Pilot Prog.-estab.

A1443 [Lampitt, Pamela R./Lagana, Joseph A.], Medicaid, NJ FamilyCare-med

therapy mgmt

A1690 [Dancer, Ronald S./Singleton, Troy+3], Fire dist. election-move to November

A1875 [Wimberly, Benjie E./Lagana, Joseph A.+4], HOPE Initiative Act

A2182 [Sumter, Shavonda E./Holley, Jamel C.+10], Inmate reentry-DOC dev. plan

A2185 [Singleton, Troy/Munoz, Nancy F.+2], Domestic viol training prosecutors-mand.

A2256 [Greenwald, Louis D./Johnson, Gordon M.+2], Film/TV Proj, Emp. Incentive Prog-estab.

A2338 [Benson, Daniel R./Vainieri Huttle, Valerie+8], Dogs and Cats-proh. sight-unseen sale

A2762 [Mazzeo, Vincent], Neighborhood Revitalization-extend. elig

A3150 [Land, R. Bruce/Andrzejczak, Bob+3], Disab. vet. prop tax exemp elig-concerns

A3304 [Vainieri Huttle, Valerie/Mukherji, Raj], Medicaid home visitation demo

proj-estab

A3422 [Benson, Daniel R./Mukherji, Raj+5], Law enforcement officer, injured-comp.

A3785 [Downey, Joann/Houghtaling, Eric+5], Student reside in shelter-St pay ed cost

A3829 [Houghtaling, Eric/Downey, Joann], Motorcycle driv. lic.-concerns mil.

A4016 [Lagana, Joseph A./O'Scanlon, Declan J.+2], DUI, interlock device viol-

revise penal.

A4170 [Downey, Joann/Houghtaling, Eric], Econ. Gardening Prog.-creates

A4172 [Downey, Joann/Muoio, Elizabeth Maher], Family temp disab benf-req determination

A4184 [Chaparro, Annette/Vainieri Huttle, Valerie], Zackhery's Law-estab alert sys

A4362 [Andrzejczak, Bob/Mazzeo, Vincent+3], Vet. Diversion Prog.-creates

A4399 [Greenwald, Louis D./Johnson, Gordon M.+5], Gold Star Family Counseling Prog.-estab.

A4401 [Greenwald, Louis D./Land, R. Bruce+5], Military family memb.-auth. cert. benf.

A4402 [Greenwald, Louis D./Andrzejczak, Bob+5], Gold Star liaison-req DMVA

A4403 [Greenwald, Louis D./Rible, David P.+7], Gold Star families website-create

A4488 [Andrzejczak, Bob/Taliaferro, Adam J.], Crops affected by cert. disease-assist

A4501 [Sumter, Shavonda E./Wimberly, Benjie E.], Econ. Redevel. Growth Grant-concerns

A4556 [Prieto, Vincent], Hotel occupancies-impose temp. surcharge

S63 [Lesniak, Raymond J./Beach, James+4], Pet Purchase Prot. Act-estab. new req.

S307 [Van Drew, Jeff/Allen, Diane B.+8], Vet. Diversion Prog.-creates

S596 [Cunningham, Sandra B./Greenstein, Linda R.+4], Corrections officers injured-comp. prog.

S895 [Lesniak, Raymond J./Beck, Jennifer+6], Earn Your Way Out Act-estab.

S1475 [Ruiz, M. Teresa/Vitale, Joseph F.+1], Medicaid home visitation demo proj-estab

S2868 [Pou, Nellie/Sarlo, Paul A.+1], Econ. Redevel. Growth Grant-concerns

Pending Referral:

A4352 [Burzichelli, John J./Taliaferro, Adam J.], Non-operating sch. dist.-concerns cert.

 

Assembly Commerce and Economic Development Meeting

1:30 PM Committee Room 16, 4th Floor,

State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Johnson, Gordon M.

A2719 [Bucco, Anthony M./Munoz, Nancy F.], Bus Advisory Council-estab.

A2740 [Coughlin, Craig J.], Econ. recovery dist.-auth. creation

A2743 [Coughlin, Craig J.], Assessment, special-secure recovery cost

A4033 [Zwicker, Andrew], Data ctrs., cert.-estab. tax credits

 

Assembly Consumer Affairs Meeting 10:00 AM

Committee Room 13, 4th Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Moriarty, Paul D.

A365 [Kean, Sean T./Rible, David P.], Veh, recreational-elim sales restriction

A755 [Moriarty, Paul D./Diegnan, Patrick J.+2], MV, used-dealer notify buyer of recalls

 

Assembly Financial Institutions and Insurance Meeting 10:00 AM Committee Room 16, 4th Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Coughlin, Craig J.

A2746 [Coughlin, Craig J.], Health insur. coverage-concerns

A4205 [Lampitt, Pamela R./Vainieri Huttle, Valerie], Pharm drugs-req continued coverage

A4338 [Singleton, Troy], Prescr. Drug Consumer Transparency Act

A4498 [Coughlin, Craig J./Vainieri Huttle, Valerie], Behavioral health care svcs-

expand insur

Pending Introduction and Referral:

A3 [Prieto, Vincent/Bramnick, Jon M.], Substance use disorders-concerns

 

 

 

 

 

MONDAY, JANUARY 30, 2017 (continued)

 

Assembly Health and Senior Services Meeting 10:00 AM Committee Room 11, 4th Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Conaway, Herb

The Committee will hear testimony from invited guests concerning access to behavioral health care and addiction services, including barriers to access and coverage disparities between physical health care and behavioral and mental health care.

ACR223 [Conaway, Herb], Substance use disorder prog-medicaid fds

AJR112 [Conaway, Herb+1], Esophageal Cancer Awareness Mo.-April

Pending Introduction and Referral:

ACR225 [Conaway, Herb/Vainieri Huttle, Valerie], Addiction Prev Treatment-

jt task force

For Discussion Only:

A2334 [Benson, Daniel R./Vainieri Huttle, Valerie], Overdose prev.-concerns opiod antidotes

A4379 [Downey, Joann/Houghtaling, Eric], Substance use disorders-estab study comm

S295 [Vitale, Joseph F./Sarlo, Paul A.+2], Overdose prev.-concerns opiod antidotes

 

Assembly Higher Education Meeting

Chair: Asw. Jasey, Mila M.

The Committee will not meet.

 

Assembly Housing and Community Development Meeting

Chair: Asm. Green, Jerry

The Committee will not meet.

 

Assembly Law and Public Safety Meeting 2:00 PM

Committee Room 13, 4th Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Benson, Daniel R.

A1866 [Wimberly, Benjie E./McKeon, John F.+4], Michelle Sous' Law-blood

sample req.

A1871 [Wimberly, Benjie E./Sumter, Shavonda E.+3], Informants-concerns anonymous

A1880 [Wimberly, Benjie E./Spencer, L. Grace+1], Lic. plate reader, automated-concerns

A3995 [Jimenez, Angelica M.], Veh. homicide-incr. limitations statute

A4389 [Johnson, Gordon M./Muoio, Elizabeth Maher], Inmate visitation-Imposes req.

 

Assembly Regulatory Oversight and Reform and Federal Relations Meeting 2:00 PM Committee Room 14,

4th Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Gusciora, Reed

A1935 [Coughlin, Craig J./Gusciora, Reed], Liquor lic, inactive-concerns

 

Assembly Regulated Professions Meeting

Chair: Asm. Giblin, Thomas P.

The Committee will not meet.

 

Assembly Telecommunications and Utilities Meeting

Chair: Asm. DeAngelo, Wayne P.

The Committee will not meet.

 

Assembly Tourism, Gaming and the Arts Meeting 10:00 AM Committee Room 12, 4th Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Caputo, Ralph R.

A3371 [Burzichelli, John J.], Casino fac., small-scale-modify req.

A3532 [Mazzeo, Vincent/Caputo, Ralph R.+1], Fantasy sports games-regulate

AJR137 [Mazzeo, Vincent], Internet gaming-proh. states from auth.

S971 [Sweeney, Stephen M./Kyrillos, Joseph M.+1], Casino fac., small-scale-

modify req.

 

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 1, 2017

 

Assembly Education Meeting 3:00 PM

Bergen County Administration Bldg., Freeholder Public Meeting Room, 5th Floor, One Bergen County Plaza, Hackensack, NJ

Chair: Asw. Caride, Marlene

The Committee will receive testimony from members of the public regarding the "School Funding Reform Act of 2008," P.L.2007, c.260, and other matters

related to education funding in the State. The meeting time will be from

3:00 pm until 7:00 pm. Persons wishing to testify should register with the

Office of Legislative Services at (609) 847-3850 and should submit

15 copies of written testimony on the day of the hearing. Oral

testimony will be limited to three minutes.

 

 

 

 

 

 

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 2017

 

Senate Select Committee on School Funding Fairness Hearing 11:00 AM The Parkview Room, West Hall, Middlesex County College, 2600 Woodbridge Avenue, Edison, NJ 08837.

Chair: Sen. Sweeney, Stephen M.

The Committee will receive testimony from invited guests and from members of

the public on inequities in school funding in New Jersey. Persons wishing to

testify should register with the Office of Legislative Services at (609) 847-3850

and should submit 15 copies of written testimony on the day of the hearing.

Oral testimony will be limited to three minutes.

 

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 6, 2017

 

**SENATE SESSION 1:00 PM Senate Chambers

10:00 AM: Committee Group (3) Scheduled to meet

1:00 PM: Voting Session: Board list to be announced

2:00 PM: Committee Group (4) Scheduled to meet

 

***Senate Economic Growth Meeting 10:30 AM

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

Chair: Sen. Lesniak, Raymond J.

SR75 [Kyrillos, Joseph M./Beck, Jennifer], JCP&L-urge reject application

 

***Senate Education Meeting 10:00 AM

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

Chair: Sen. Ruiz, M. Teresa

S447 [Allen, Diane B./Ruiz, M. Teresa+1], Absenteeism, chronic-req. sch. combat

S504 [Ruiz, M. Teresa/Sarlo, Paul A.], Superintendent of sch.-reg. max. salary

S2138 [Rice, Ronald L.], Pub. sch. textbooks-concerns

S2397 [Ruiz, M. Teresa/Diegnan, Patrick J.], Computer science instr. cert.-auth.

S2675 [Diegnan, Patrick J.], Drinking water-Sch. dist. reimb.

S2950 [Lesniak, Raymond J./Ruiz, M. Teresa], HS recovery sch. alt. ed. prog.-con.

SCR134 [Gill, Nia H./Vitale, Joseph F.], Safe zones, Leg. intent-concerns

 

***Senate Higher Education Meeting

Chair: Sen. Cunningham, Sandra B.

The Committee will not meet.

 

***Senate Law and Public Safety Meeting 10:30 AM

Committee Room 10, 3rd Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Greenstein, Linda R.

A2087 [Mukherji, Raj/Schaer, Gary S.+5], Lic. suspension-concerns

A3351 [Lampitt, Pamela R./Andrzejczak, Bob+2], Mead-creates lic. to produce and sell

S77 [Bucco, Anthony R.], Ret police, handgun carry permit-max age

S2570 [Cruz-Perez, Nilsa], Mead-creates lic. to produce and sell

S2582 [Van Drew, Jeff], Internet connected baby monitor-security

S2763 [Greenstein, Linda R.], Law enforcement-exemp. cert. posting

S2774 [Cruz-Perez, Nilsa/Diegnan, Patrick J.], Prop, forfeited-drug informant incentive

S2792 [Greenstein, Linda R.], Lic. suspension-concerns

SJR27 [Weinberg, Loretta/Madden, Fred H.], Crossing Guard Appreciation Day-Oct. 9

 

***Senate Military and Veterans' Affairs Meeting

Chair: Sen. Beach, James

The Committee will not meet.

 

***Senate State Government, Wagering, Tourism & Historic Preservation Meeting 2:00 PM Committee Room 7,

2nd Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Whelan, Jim

A1991 [Prieto, Vincent/Jimenez, Angelica M.], Pension comm, Hudson Co.-concern.

S2722 [Stack, Brian P./Cunningham, Sandra B.], Pension comm, Hudson Co.-concerns memb.

S2751 [Diegnan, Patrick J./Gordon, Robert M.], Contracts cert-award as single contract

S2915 [Ruiz, M. Teresa/Rice, Ronald L.], Library director-concerns position

SR95 [Whelan, Jim], Richard Somers remains-negotiate w/Libya

 

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 7, 2017

 

*Assembly Education Meeting 6:00 PM Conference Center, Camden County Technical Schools, Gloucester Twp.

Campus, 343 Berlin Cross Keys Road, Sicklerville, NJ

Chair: Asw. Caride, Marlene

The Committee will receive testimony from members of the public regarding the "School Funding Reform Act of 2008," P.L.2007, c.260, and other matters related to education funding in the State. *The meeting time will be from 6:00 pm until 9:00 pm. Persons wishing to testify should register with the Office of Legislative Services either online at www.njleg.state.nj.us and click on the AED Committee for 2/7/17 or by phone at (609) 847-3850 and should submit 15 copies of written testimony.

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2017

 

ASSEMBLY SESSION Assembly Chambers

Voting Session: Board list to be announced

 

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 13, 2017

 

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

 

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2017

 

SENATE QUORUM 12:00 PM Senate Chambers

10:00 AM: Committee Group (1) Scheduled to meet

1:00 PM: Committee Group (2) Scheduled to meet

 

ASSEMBLY QUORUM Assembly Chambers

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

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

 

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2017

 

SENATE SESSION

Governor's Budget Message: Time and location to be announced

 

ASSEMBLY SESSION

Governor's Budget Message: Time and location to be announced

 

MONDAY, MARCH 6, 2017

 

SENATE QUORUM 12:00 PM Senate Chambers

10:00 AM: Committee Group (3) Scheduled to meet

1:00 PM: Committee Group (4) Scheduled to meet

 

ASSEMBLY QUORUM Assembly Chambers

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

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

 

MONDAY, MARCH 13, 2017

 

SENATE SESSION 2:00 PM Senate Chambers

Voting Session: Board list to be announced

 

THURSDAY, MARCH 16, 2017

 

ASSEMBLY SESSION Assembly Chambers

Voting Session: Board list to be announced

 

MONDAY, MARCH 20, 2017

 

ASSEMBLY QUORUM Assembly Chambers

Committees at the Call of the Speaker

 

THURSDAY, MARCH 23, 2017

 

ASSEMBLY SESSION Assembly Chambers

Voting Session: Board list to be announced