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Vol. XXIII No. 19 INTERNET UPDATE III CALENDAR SUBJECT TO CHANGE. 208th Legislature

Prepared: April 21, 1999 Check Internet site or call this office for updated schedule. Second Annual Session

* Denotes Changes





WEDNESDAY, APRIL 21, 1999



Assembly Appropriations (Budget Hearings Only) Hearing

10:00 AM Committee Room 11 (4th Fl., Rm. 438), State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Bagger, Richard H.

Hearing on the FY 2000 Budget for the Department of Health and Senior Services (Rescheduled from April 12.)



Assembly Appropriations (Budget Hearings Only) Hearing

1:00 PM Committee Room 11 (4th Fl., Rm. 438), State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Bagger, Richard H.

Hearing on the FY 2000 Budget Department of Community Affairs

(Rescheduled from April 14.)



Assembly Local Government and Housing Hearing

Chair: Asm. Arnone, Michael J.

The Public Hearing has been CANCELED and rescheduled for May 17, 1999



THURSDAY, APRIL 22, 1999



Senate Budget and Appropriations (Budget Hearings Only) Hearing 10:00 AM Committee Room 4 (1st Fl., Rm. 130), State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Littell, Robert E.

Hearing on the FY 2000 Budget for the Department of Human Services.

(Rescheduled from April 27.)



Senate Budget and Appropriations (Budget Hearings Only) Hearing 1:00 PM Committee Room 4 (1st Fl., Rm. 130), State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Littell, Robert E.

Hearing on the FY 2000 Budget for the Department of Community Affairs.

(Rescheduled from May 4.)



NJ Law Revision Commission Meeting 4:30 PM

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



MONDAY, APRIL 26, 1999



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

Chair: Sen. Gormley, William L.

The Committee will hold a Public Hearing to review allegations of racial profiling by the NJ State Police. Anyone wishing to testify should contact John Tumulty, Committee Aide at

(609) 292-5526.

















TUESDAY, APRIL 27, 1999



Senate Budget and Appropriations (Budget Hearings Only) Hearing 10:00 AM Committee Room 4 (1st Fl., Rm., 130), State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Littell, Robert E.

Hearing on the FY 2000 Budget for the Department of Health and Senior Services (Rescheduled from April 8.)



Senate Budget and Appropriations (Budget Hearings Only) Hearing 1:30 PM Committee Room 4 (1st Fl., Rm. 130), State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Littell, Robert E.

Hearing on the FY 2000 Budget. Special Issue Focus: Nursing Homes & Assisted Living Facilities (Rescheduled from April 8.)



WEDNESDAY, APRIL 28, 1999



Assembly Appropriations (Budget Hearings Only) Hearing

10:00 AM Committee Room 11 (4th Fl., Rm. 438), State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Bagger, Richard H.

Hearing on the FY 2000 Budget for the Department of Human Services.



Assembly Appropriations (Budget Hearings Only) Hearing

1:00 PM Committee Room 11 (4th Fl., Rm. 438), State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Bagger, Richard H.

Hearing on the FY 2000 Budget for the Department of Agriculture.



THURSDAY, APRIL 29, 1999



Senate Budget and Appropriations (Budget Hearings Only) Hearing 10:00 AM Committee Room 4 (1st Fl., Rm. 130), State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Littell, Robert E.

Hearing on the FY 2000 Budget for the Department of Military and Veterans' Affairs. (Rescheduled from April 22)



Senate Budget and Appropriations (Budget Hearings Only) Hearing 12:30 PM Committee Room 4 (1st Fl., Rm. 130), State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Littell, Robert E.

Hearing on the FY 2000 Budget for the Department of Agriculture.



Senate Budget and Appropriations (Budget Hearings Only) Hearing 2:00 PM Committee Room 4 (1st Fl., Rm. 130), State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Littell, Robert E.

Hearing on the FY 2000 Budget. Special Issues Focus: The Year 2000 Computer Problem,

Wendy Rayner, Chief Information Officer, Office of the Governor.



MONDAY, MAY 3, 1999



ASSEMBLY QUORUM Assembly Chambers

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

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



Assembly Appropriations Meeting 11:00 AM Committee Room 11,

4th Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Bagger, Richard H.

A126 [Holzapfel, James W./Wolfe, David W.+66], Retir. income-incr. income tax excl.

A676 [Gibson, John C./Asselta, Nicholas+3], Fisheries Info/Devel Ctr, Rutgers;$500K

A1397 [Corodemus, Steve/Luongo, Gerald J.+1], Affinity card fees-allocate, env purpose

A1691 [Wolfe, David W./Weingarten, Joel], Sch. bd. memb.-expands indemnification

A1695 [LeFevre, Kenneth C./Gusciora, Reed+1], Camp. finan. law viol.-incr. penal;$200K

A1918 [Lance, Leonard+1], Conserv. contrib.-income tax deduction

A2139 [Gregg, Guy R./Cohen, Neil M.+6], Vending machines-incr. exemp., sales tax

A2317 [Augustine, Alan M./Wright, Barbara+10], Needlestick injury-hosp. reduce risk

A2581 [Bodine, Francis L./Felice, Nicholas R.+1], 9-1-1 Comm.-estab.

A2625 [DeCroce, Alex/Lance, Leonard], Transp. museum, Warren Co.;$500K

A2669 [Tucker, Donald+12], Newark prop. revaluation-5 yr. phase-in

A2711 [Malone, Joseph R./Romano, Louis A.+6], Ed. foundations-prov. grants to estab.

A2736 [Heck, Rose Marie/Lance, Leonard], Devel. Disab. Waiting List Fd-approp fds

A2749 [Suliga, Joseph/Bagger, Richard H.+2], Landfill reclamation dist.-assess fees

A2929 [Vandervalk, Charlotte/Russo, David C.], Tobacco product manufacturers-concerns

S1373 [Lesniak, Raymond J.], Landfill reclamation dist.-assess fees

S1495 [Bark, Martha W./Kosco, Louis F.+2], 9-1-1 Comm.-estab.



*Assembly Banking and Insurance Meeting

Chair: Asm. Bateman, Christopher

The Committee will not meet.



*Assembly Commerce, Tourism, Gaming and Military and Veterans' Affairs Meeting 2:00 PM Committee Room 16, 4th Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Azzolina, Joseph

A664 [Gibson, John C./DiGaetano, Paul+9], Vet. prop. tax deduct.-incr. $50 to $100

A1110 [Azzolina, Joseph/Crecco, Marion+1], Vet. prop. tax deduct.-incr. to $100

A1786 [Wisniewski, John S./Bagger, Richard H.+13], Vet. prop. tax deduct.-incr. to $250

A2642 [Cohen, Neil M.+4], Vet. prop. tax deduct.-incr. $50 to $500

ACR29 [Gibson, John C./DiGaetano, Paul+3], Prop. tax deduct, vets-amends NJ constit

ACR79 [Wisniewski, John S./Bagger, Richard H.+5], Vet. prop. tax deduct.-incr.

ACR143 [Cohen, Neil M.], Vet. prop tax deduct, incr-amend constit

AR167 [Azzolina, Joseph/Corodemus, Steve], Small Manufacturer-desig. Nov., 1999



*Assembly Health Meeting 1:15 PM Committee Room 15, 4th Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asw. Vandervalk, Charlotte

A565 [Barnes, Peter J./Buono, Barbara], Alco. Ed, Rehab. & Enforce. Fd.;$7M

A1980 [LeFevre, Kenneth C./Conaway, Herbert C.+2], Alco/drug abuse prev resource ctrs;$1.2M

A2596 [Luongo, Gerald J./Faulkner, Kenneth W.], Alco. Ed, Rehab. & Enforce. Fd.-incr. fd

A2750 [Caraballo, Wilfredo/DiGaetano, Paul+4], Managed Health Care Consumer Asst.;$500K

A2969 [Vandervalk, Charlotte/Quigley, Joan M.], Pain-health care fac. monitor in patient

A2970 [Vandervalk, Charlotte/Heck, Rose Marie], Cancer pain mgmt.-encourage research

A2971 [Vandervalk, Charlotte/Quigley, Joan M.], Pain Mgmt. Policy Advis. Council-estab.

A2972 [Vandervalk, Charlotte/Thompson, Samuel D.], Hosp. patients-receive pain assessment

S762 [Kyrillos, Joseph M./Kavanaugh, Walter J.], Prevention resource ctrs;$1.2M



*Assembly Local Government and Housing Meeting 2:00 PM Committee Room 8, 3rd Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Arnone, Michael J.

A390 [Moran, Jeffrey W./Connors, Christopher J.], Env. comm.-auth. co. to create

A1779 [Myers, Connie/Gregg, Guy R.+8], Affordable housing-mun. calculate need

A2448 [Luongo, Gerald J./Geist, George F.+5], Constr. devel.-disclose stop work orders

A2545 [Azzolina, Joseph/Thompson, Samuel D.], Multiple dwelling definition-concerns

A2814 [Biondi, Peter J./Bateman, Christopher+1], Sewerage sys.-concerns connections

A2862 [Kelly, John V.], Sewer rates-criteria for calculation

ACR78 [Myers, Connie/Gregg, Guy R.+8], Affordable housing-COAH modify rules



*Assembly Law and Public Safety Meeting

Chair: Asw. Crecco, Marion

The Committee will not meet.



*Assembly Policy and Regulatory Oversight Meeting 10:00 AM Committee Room 16, 4th Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asw. Heck, Rose Marie

Following consideration of the bills, the Committee will hear testimony from invited witnesses concerning the expiration of the Federal Communications Commission's authority to regulate cable television rates.

A2110 [Weingarten, Joel/O'Toole, Kevin J.], Holocaust Ed. Comm-monitor internet info

A2396 [Gusciora, Reed+1], Telephone solicitor-caller id blocking

MONDAY, MAY 3, 1999 (continued)



Assembly Senior Issues and Community Services Meeting 10:00 AM Committee Room 9, 3rd Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Cottrell, Melvin

A2427 [Blee, Francis J./LeFevre, Kenneth C.+11], Disabled-estab. co. off.

A2640 [Kramer, Paul/Wright, Barbara], Nonprofit youth org.-crim. hist. check

A2985 [LeFevre, Kenneth C./Blee, Francis J.], Homeless Youth Act;$4M

A3026 [Wolfe, David W./Holzapfel, James W.+1], Assisted living fac.-10% Medicaid-elig.

ACR165 [Connors, Christopher J./Moran, Jeffrey W.], Nat'l. Caregiver Support prog.-support



*Assembly Transportation Meeting

Chair: Asm. DeCroce, Alex

The Committee will not meet.



TUESDAY, MAY 4, 1999



Senate Budget and Appropriations (Budget Hearings Only) Hearing 10:00 AM Committee Room 4 (1st Fl., Rm. 130), State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Littell, Robert E.

Hearing on the FY 2000 Budget for the Department of Corrections.

(Rescheduled from April 29)



Senate Budget and Appropriations (Budget Hearings Only) Hearing 1:00 PM Committee Room 4 (1st Fl., Rm. 130), State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Littell, Robert E.

Hearing on the FY 2000 Budget for the Department of Labor.



WEDNESDAY, MAY 5, 1999



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

Chair: Sen. Gormley, William L.

Interviewed:

to be an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court:

Peter Verniero of Annandale for the term prescribed by law

The Committee will also meet on Thursday, May 6 at 10:00 am in Committee Room 4, to continue consideration of the Verniero nomination.



Assembly Appropriations (Budget Hearings Only) Hearing

10:00 AM Committee Room 11 (4th Fl., Rm. 438), State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Bagger, Richard H.

Hearing on the FY 2000 Budget for the Commerce and Economic Growth Commission.



Assembly Appropriations (Budget Hearings Only) Hearing

1:00 PM Committee Room 11 (4th Fl., Rm. 438), State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Bagger, Richard H.

Hearing on the FY 2000 Budget for the Judiciary and Office of the Public Defender



THURSDAY, MAY 6, 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



Senate Education Meeting

Chair: Sen. Martin, Robert J.

The Committee will not meet.



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

Chair: Sen. Gormley, William L.

Interviewed:

to be an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court:

Peter Verniero of Annandale for the term prescribed by law

This is a continuation of the May 5, 1999 meeting.



ASSEMBLY QUORUM Assembly Chambers

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

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









THURSDAY, MAY 6, 1999 (continued)



Charter Schools Subcommittee of the Joint Committee on the Public Schools Meeting 9:30 AM Committee Room 11, 4th Floor,

State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Co-Chairs: Asm. Bagger, Richard H./Asm. Doria, Joseph V.

The purpose of this meeting will be to discuss the funding impact of Charter Schools on school districts in New Jersey.



MONDAY, MAY 10, 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



WEDNESDAY, MAY 12, 1999



Assembly Appropriations (Budget Hearings Only) Hearing

10:00 AM Committee Room 11 (4th Fl., Rm. 438), State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Bagger, Richard H.

Hearing on the FY 2000 Budget for the Department of Labor.



Assembly Appropriations (Budget Hearings Only) Hearing

1:00 PM Committee Room 11 (4th Fl., Rm. 438), State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Bagger, Richard H.

hearing on the FY 2000 Budget for the Department of Corrections.



THURSDAY, MAY 13, 1999



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, MAY 17, 1999



ASSEMBLY QUORUM Assembly Chambers

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

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



Assembly Local Government and Housing Hearing

State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Arnone, Michael J.

Time and Committee Room to be announced.

ACR145 [Arnone, Michael J./Collins, Jack+5], Site value taxation sys.-permit mun.



*The New Jersey Advisory Council on Elder Care Hearing 6:00 PM George Bush Center, Old Bridge Municipal Complex, 1 Old Bridge Plaza, Old Bridge, NJ

The Council will gather and evaluate information from middle-aged persons concerning their expectations about the kind of care they expect to receive as senior citizens during the next 25 year period and how they expect to pay for that care.



TUESDAY, MAY 18, 1999



Senate Budget and Appropriations (Budget Hearings Only) Hearing 10:00 AM Committee Room 4 (1st Fl., Rm. 130), State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Littell, Robert E.

Hearing on the FY 2000 Budget for the Department of the Treasury, Interdepartmental Accounts, Board of Public Utilities, Office of the Public Defender. (Rescheduled from May 6)



WEDNESDAY, MAY 19, 1999



Assembly Appropriations (Budget Hearings Only) Hearing

10:00 AM Committee Room 11 (4th Fl., Rm. 438), State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Bagger, Richard H.

Hearing on the FY 2000 Budget for the Department of the Treasury and Interdepartmental Accounts.









WEDNESDAY, MAY 19, 1999 (continued)



Assembly Appropriations (Budget Hearings Only) Hearing

1:00 PM Committee Room 11 (4th Fl., Rm. 438), State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Bagger, Richard H.

Hearing on the FY 2000 Budget for the Board of Public Utilities.



THURSDAY, MAY 20, 1999



ASSEMBLY QUORUM Assembly Chambers

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

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



MONDAY, MAY 24, 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



MONDAY, JUNE 7, 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 QUORUM Assembly Chambers

Select Committees to meet at the call of the Speaker.



THURSDAY, JUNE 10, 1999



ASSEMBLY SESSION Assembly Chambers

Voting Session: Time and board list to be announced



MONDAY, JUNE 14, 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, JUNE 17, 1999



SENATE QUORUM 12:00 PM Senate Chambers

Select Committees to meet at the call of the Senate President



MONDAY, JUNE 21, 1999



SENATE SESSION 2:00 PM Senate Chambers

Voting Session: Board list to be announced



ASSEMBLY QUORUM Assembly Chambers

Select Committees to meet at the call of the Speaker.



THURSDAY, JUNE 24, 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



MONDAY, JUNE 28, 1999



ASSEMBLY SESSION Assembly Chambers

Voting Session: Time and board list to be announced