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Vol. XXVI No. 16 INTERNET UPDATE II CALENDAR SUBJECT TO CHANGE. 210th Legislature

Prepared: March 19, 2002 Check Internet site or call this office for updated schedule. First Annual Session

* Denotes Changes





THURSDAY, MARCH 21, 2002



SENATE SESSION 2:00 PM Senate Chambers

Select Committees to meet at the call of the Senate President

Voting Session:

A1678 [Impreveduto, Anthony /Malone, Joseph R.+1], Sires Stakes Prog.-concerns elig.

A1955 [Sarlo, Paul A. /Watson Coleman, Bonnie+46], Bioterrorism preparedness;$27.242M

A1958 [Cohen, Neil M. /Sarlo, Paul A.], Loc. improvement liens-concerns

ACR2 [Sires, Albio /Caraballo, Wilfredo], Jt. Rules-amends

S11 [Lesniak, Raymond J.], Health care benf., retired emp.-concerns

S34 [Littell, Robert E. /Buono, Barbara+34], Bioterrorism preparedness;$27.242M

S349 [Bark, Martha W.], Vet. students, lic. exam-concerns

S403 [Kyrillos, Joseph M.], Prop. tax-concerns exemp, cert bldgs.

S418 [Bryant, Wayne R. /Littell, Robert E.], Home repair finan. contract-concerns

S575 [Codey, Richard J. /Coniglio, Joseph], Constr. contracts, cert-prevailing wages

S701 [McNamara, Henry P.], Contaminated sites-concerns

S727 [Allen, Diane B.], Vol. fire/rescue personnel-emp. discrim.

S764 [Allen, Diane B.], Prop/casualty insur. refunds-time limits

S804 [Bark, Martha W. /Kavanaugh, Walter J.], NJ Conflicts, Interest Law-incr. penal

S889 [Smith, Bob /McNamara, Henry P.], Land preserv., cert.-concerns

S903 [Connors, Leonard T.], Separation benf. fd-incl. in mun budgets

S933 [Turner, Shirley K.], Credit unions-sell title insurance

S991 [Turner, Shirley K. /Bryant, Wayne R.], Sch dist emp-concern criminal hist check

S1033 [Cardinale, Gerald /Singer, Robert W.], Ophthalmic dispensers/tech-permit incorp

S1108 [Singer, Robert W. /Codey, Richard J.], Sires Stakes Prog.-concerns elig.

S1130 [Martin, Robert J.], Pupil id info.-concerns

S1224 [Girgenti, John A. /Bagger, Richard H.+1], Crim. hist. background checks-concerns

S1246 [Lesniak, Raymond J.], Loc. improvement liens-concerns

SCR52 [Kenny, Bernard F.], Jt. Rules-amends

SJR15 [Matheussen, John J.], Sch. Psych. Mo.-desig. April

SR21 [Bucco, Anthony R.], Falun Gong-Peoples Repub, China-release

SR46 [Furnari, Garry J.], Elections-Senate St. Govt. Comm. review



Senate Budget and Appropriations Meeting

( Following Senate Session)

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

Co-Chairs: Sen. Littell, Robert E./Sen. Bryant, Wayne R.

S20 [Kenny, Bernard F.], Health Care Subsidy Fd-medicaid expenses

S958 [Turner, Shirley K.], Family Income Security Econ Stimulus Act

S1221 [Matheussen, John J.], Unemp. benf.-extend up to 8 weeks



Senate Community and Urban Affairs Meeting 10:00 AM

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

Co-Chairs: Sen. Connors, Leonard T./Sen. Rice, Ronald L.

S1348 [Rice, Ronald L. /Bucco, Anthony R.], Lead-safe housing grant-estab.;$2M



Senate Judiciary Meeting 10:00 AM

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

Co-Chairs: Sen. Gormley, William L./Sen. Adler, John H.

Considered:

to be a Judge of Workers' Compensation:

Joel B. Gottlieb of Edison for the term prescribed by law.

William Lake of Ewing Township for the term prescribed by law.

to be a member of the Council on Affordable Housing:

John L. Winterstella of Manasquan to succeed himself, for the term prescribed by law.

to be a member of the Merit System Board:

Robert J. Long of Iselin to replace Leo Vartan, Esq., for the term prescribed by law.







THURSDAY, MARCH 21, 2002 (continued)



Senate Judiciary Meeting (continued)

Considered:

to be a member of the NJ Meadowlands Commission:

Honorable Leonard R. Kaiser of North Arlington to replace John Rose, for the term prescribed by law.

to be a member of the Rutgers University - Board of Governors:

P. Roy Vagelos, M.D. of Far Hills to replace Ruben Cardona, for the term prescribed by law.

to be a member of the State Lottery Commission:

Robert James D'Anton of Toms River to replace Robert Slater, for the term prescribed by law.

to be a member of the State Parole Board:

Stephen W. Iwasko of Mount Ephraim to replace Rachel Torres-Chowaniec, for the term prescribed by law.

to be a member of the U.S.S. NJ Battleship Commission:

Brig. Gen. Preston Taylor of Mount Holly for the term prescribed by law.

Interviewed:

to be Commissioner, Department of Corrections:

Devon Brown of Glenwood, MD to replace Susan Maurer, for the term prescribed by law.

to be Commissioner, Department of Human Services:

Gwendolyn Long Harris of Trenton to replace James W. Smith, for the term prescribed by law.

to be a Judge of the Superior Court:

Victor Ashrafi of Basking Ridge for term prescribed by law.



Assembly Transportation Meeting 10:00 AM

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

Chair: Asm. Wisniewski, John S.

The Committee will continue presentations from WorldCom, Adesta Communications Inc., Mark IV, Parsons Brinckerhoff, New Jersey Motor Truck Association, former Executive Director of New Jersey Turnpike Edward Gross and other interested parties concerning current status of E-ZPass system.



MONDAY, MARCH 25, 2002



*SENATE SESSION 2:00 PM Senate Chambers

Voting Session:

A911 [Cohen, Neil M./Burzichelli, John J.+3], Sept. 11, 2001 Anti-Terrorism Act-create

A2127 [Roberts, Joseph J./Doria, Joseph V.], Health Care Subsidy Fd-medicaid expenses

ACR2 [Sires, Albio/Caraballo, Wilfredo], Jt. Rules-amends

S18 [Bryant, Wayne R./Watson Coleman, Bonnie+1], St. budget-reduce cert. approp.

S20 [Kenny, Bernard F.], Health Care Subsidy Fd-medicaid expenses

S106 [Bennett, John O./Cafiero, James S.+1], Disab. coll. students-degree req.

S235 [Suliga, Joseph/McNamara, Henry P.+1], Dredged material-allows beneficial use

S381 [Sacco, Nicholas J./Bryant, Wayne R.], Landlords-maintain list of tenants

S411 [Bryant, Wayne R.], Physician-cultural competency training

S575 [Codey, Richard J./Coniglio, Joseph], Constr. contracts, cert-prevailing wages

S775 [Cardinale, Gerald/Furnari, Garry J.+7], Anti-Terrorism Act of 2001-enacts

S780 [Charles, Joseph+1], Accident surcharge-raises threshold

S845 [Suliga, Joseph/Lesniak, Raymond J.+1], Mun. owned real estate-auth. lease

S889 [Smith, Bob/McNamara, Henry P.+2], Land preserv., cert.-concerns

S895 [Bennett, John O.], Prof. counselors-concerns lic.

S965 [Turner, Shirley K./Sweeney, Stephen M.+1], Assist. dogs-concerns NJT's treatment

S981 [Turner, Shirley K.], Dogs, cert.-mun. court find dangerous

S1089 [Cardinale, Gerald], Prof. and occupational lic.-concerns

S1090 [Cardinale, Gerald], Orthotic appliances-exempts lic.

S1149 [Cardinale, Gerald], Cred. card no.-proh. electronic printing

S1199 [Suliga, Joseph], Liberty Day-desig. March 16

MONDAY, MARCH 25, 2002 (continued)



SENATE SESSION (continued)

S1213 [Martin, Robert J.], Election bd. work-concerns unemp. benf.

S1237 [Codey, Richard J.], TPAF/PERS-concern deceased retirees benf

S1301 [McNamara, Henry P./Suliga, Joseph], Statewide Water Supply Plan-revisions

SCR52 [Kenny, Bernard F.], Jt. Rules-amends

SR35 [Singer, Robert W./Baer, Byron M.], Sci. and Tech. Task Force, Senate-estab.

SR40 [Coniglio, Joseph/Baer, Byron M.], Teterboro Airport-cease certain flights

SR47 [McNamara, Henry P./Codey, Richard J.+2], Ireland-honors



Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Meeting

10:00 AM Committee Room 1, 1st Floor, State House Annex,

Trenton, NJ

Co-Chairs: Sen. Matheussen, John J./Sen. Vitale, Joseph F.

The Committee will meet to discuss New Jersey's preparedness to deal with the threat of West Nile virus and other mosquito borne diseases, and to ensure that proper coordination exists among all agencies involved in mosquito control Statewide.

SJR27 [Vitale, Joseph F. /Buono, Barbara], Sexual Assault Awareness Mo-desig. April

SR48 [Matheussen, John J.], Natl. Sr. Cit. Day-desig. May 15th



ASSEMBLY SESSION 1:00 PM Assembly Chambers

Voting Session

A120 [Cruz-Perez, Nilsa/Vandervalk, Charlotte+2], Med. Care for Persons w/Devel Disab Comm

A241 [Barnes, Peter J./Previte, Mary T.+1], Substance abuse prog.-inmate work cred.

A251 [Barnes, Peter J./Diegnan, Patrick J.+2], Mun. streets-concerns

A343 [Caraballo, Wilfredo/Stender, Linda], Fed & St grants-notify Leg & loc unit

A368 [Wisniewski, John S./Eagler, Peter C.+4], Fire prot. sys., new-proh. standby fees

A378 [Wisniewski, John S./Edwards, Willis], Drug free zone-pub. assisted housing

A406 [Kean, Thomas H./Caraballo, Wilfredo], Mail solicitations, electronic-reg.

A505 [Cohen, Neil M./Green, Jerry], Fatal accident/leave scene-upgrade crime

A562 [Impreveduto, Anthony/Moran, Jeffrey W.], Cred. card application-verification req.

A704 [Weinberg, Loretta/Pou, Nellie+1], Minority, female set-aside contract-req.

A715 [Johnson, Gordon M./Ahearn, Matt], Storage fac.-regulate

A718 [Greenstein, Linda R./Guear, Gary L.], Carjacking convictions-not expunged

A751 [Cottrell, Melvin/Vandervalk, Charlotte+1], Work First NJ Prog.-concerns elig.

A1552 [Greenwald, Louis D./Previte, Mary T.+2], Water Supply & Contamination Study Comm.

A1557 [Greenwald, Louis D.], Meningitis-concerns pub. awareness

A1586 [Gregg, Guy R./Green, Jerry], Dog, dangerous-proh. debarking

A1688 [Wisniewski, John S./Fraguela, Rafael J.], Ferries-concerns operation

A1753 [Weinberg, Loretta/Caraballo, Wilfredo+3], Marriage lic. applications-concerns

A1769 [Sires, Albio/Chivukula, Upendra J.], Pub. util. shutoffs-notify police

A1819 [Steele, Alfred E.+2], Nov-viol. leaders-concerns instruction

A1882 [Van Drew, Jeff/Fisher, Douglas H.], Shellfish harvest laws-incr. penal.

A1957 [Ahearn, Matt/Conners, Jack], Vet. prop. tax-permits retro. pymts.

A1980 [Roberts, Joseph J./Stanley, Craig A.], Police & FF convention leave-modify prov

A2008 [Sires, Albio/Roberts, Joseph J.+1], Health care benf., retired emp.-concerns

A2009 [Roberts, Joseph J./Doria, Joseph V.+2], Health Care Subsidy Fd-medicaid expenses

A2022 [Van Drew, Jeff/Smith, Robert J.], Zoo emp.-concerns firearm possession

A2127 [Roberts, Joseph J./Doria, Joseph V.], Health Care Subsidy Fd-medicaid expenses

ACR84 [Stanley, Craig A./Burzichelli, John J.], Organ/tissue donations-promote awareness

AR22 [Smith, Robert J./Van Drew, Jeff], Aquaculture-incr. investment

AR38 [Connors, Christopher J./Moran, Jeffrey W.+1], Sgt. John Basilone-commemorative stamp

AR46 [Corodemus, Steve], Port Auth-annual report security measure

AR101 [Gusciora, Reed/Myers, Connie], Asm Water Supply/Drought Emerg Leg Panel

AR102 [Gusciora, Reed/Myers, Connie], Fed. Clean Air Act req.-not weaken

AR103 [Conners, Jack/Conaway, Herb], Retired vet w/svc. disab.-concerns comp.

S11 [Lesniak, Raymond J.], Health care benf., retired emp.-concerns

S18 [Bryant, Wayne R./Watson Coleman, Bonnie+1], St. budget-reduce cert. approp.

S845 [Suliga, Joseph/Lesniak, Raymond J.+1], Mun. owned real estate-auth. lease



State House Commission 9:00 AM

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



TUESDAY, MARCH 26, 2002



JOINT SESSION 11:00 AM Assembly Chambers

Joint Session to receive Governor's Budget Message.



NJ Law Revision Commission Meeting 4:00 PM

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





















TUESDAY, MARCH 26, 2002 (continued)



Sales and Use Tax Review Commission Meeting 10:00 AM

Division of Taxation Building, 50 Barrack St.,

4th Floor Training Room, Trenton, NJ

A58 [Smith, Tom /Watson Coleman, Bonnie+17], UEZA-permanent enterprise zones

A106 [Thompson, Samuel D.], Plastic, returnable containers-tax exemp

A153 [Heck, Rose Marie], Sr. cit., nonprofit org-exemp sales tax

A349 [Caraballo, Wilfredo /O'Toole, Kevin J.+2], Commercial incentive zones-mun. estab.

A400 [Kean, Thomas H.], Charitable org.-sales tax exemp.

A486 [Bateman, Christopher /Merkt, Richard A.+3], St-chartered cred union-exemp sales tax

A521 [Roberts, Joseph J.+1], Enterprise zone sales tax exemp.-revises

A1122 [Quigley, Joan M.+1], Urban enterprise zone-expand zone

A1996 [Edwards, Willis], UEZA-incl. econ. distressed areas

S329 [Bark, Martha W. /Allen, Diane B.], Hist. dist.-50% retail sales tax exemp.

S428 [Bryant, Wayne R. /Bark, Martha W.], Camden Rehab. & Econ. Recovery Act

S598 [Ciesla, Andrew R. /Singer, Robert W.], Homeowners' assn., cert.-exemp sales tax

S704 [Lance, Leonard], Rentals between cert bus-exemp sales tax

S791 [Ciesla, Andrew R.], MVs, cert.-prov. sales tax exemption



WEDNESDAY, APRIL 3, 2002



Senate Budget and Appropriations (Budget Hearings Only) Hearing 9:30 AM Raritan Valley Community College, Route 28 West,

North Branch, Somerset County, NJ

Joint Public Hearing with the Assembly Budget Committee on the Fiscal Year 2003 Budget.



Assembly Budget Committee (Budget Hearings Only) Hearing

9:30 AM Raritan Valley Community College, Route 28 West,

North Branch, Somerset County, NJ

Joint Public Hearing with the Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee on the Fiscal Year 2003 Budget.













WEDNESDAY, APRIL 10, 2002



Senate Budget and Appropriations (Budget Hearings Only) Hearing 9:30 AM Memorial High School (Main Auditorium),

5501 Park Avenue, West New York, NJ

Joint Public Hearing with the Assembly Budget Committee on the Fiscal Year 2003 Budget.



Assembly Budget Committee (Budget Hearings Only) Hearing

9:30 AM Memorial High School (Main Auditorium),

5501 Park Avenue, West New York, NJ

Joint Public Hearing with the Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee on the Fiscal Year 2003 Budget.



WEDNESDAY, APRIL 17, 2002



Senate Budget and Appropriations (Budget Hearings Only) Hearing 9:30 AM Tweeter Center on the Waterfront, 1 Harbour Boulevard, Camden, NJ

Joint Public Hearing with the Assembly Budget Committee on the Fiscal Year 2003 Budget.



Assembly Budget Committee (Budget Hearings Only) Hearing

9:30 AM Tweeter Center on the Waterfront, 1 Harbour Boulevard, Camden, NJ

Joint Public Hearing with the Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee on the Fiscal Year 2003 Budget.