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Vol. XL No. 37 Internet Update VI CALENDAR SUBJECT TO CHANGE 217th Legislature

Prepared: May 17, 2016 Check Internet site or call this office for updated schedule First Annual Session


*Denotes Changes

 

 


WEDNESDAY, MAY 18, 2016

 

Assembly Budget Committee (Budget Hearings Only) Hearing 10:00 AM Committee Room 11, 4th Floor,

State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Schaer, Gary S.

Hearing on the FY 2017 State Budget: Revenue Update (Office of Legislative Services)

 

Assembly Budget Committee (Budget Hearings Only) Hearing 1:00 PM Committee Room 11, 4th Floor,

State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Schaer, Gary S.

Hearing on the FY 2017 State Budget: Revenue Update (State Treasurer)

 

THURSDAY, MAY 19, 2016

 

Senate Budget and Appropriations (Budget Hearings Only) Hearing 10:00 AM Committee Room 4, 1st Floor,

State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Sarlo, Paul A.

Hearing on the FY 2017 State Budget: Revenue Update (Office of Legislative Services)

 

Senate Budget and Appropriations (Budget Hearings Only) Hearing 1:00 PM Committee Room 4, 1st Floor,

State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Sarlo, Paul A.

Hearing on the FY 2017 State Budget: Revenue Update (State Treasurer)

 

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 2:00 PM Committee Room 15, 4th Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Andrzejczak, Bob

A308 [Singleton, Troy/Conaway, Herb+3], Moose's Law-proh viol. working w/animals

A1387 [Phoebus, Gail/Space, Parker], Voter regis.-concerns

A1564 [Webber, Jay], Recreation/Conserv-application procedure

A2171 [Taliaferro, Adam J./Andrzejczak, Bob], Hard cider-permits wineries to produce

A3056 [Taliaferro, Adam J./Dancer, Ronald S.], Food Bank Good Samaritan Act-extends

A3342 [Diegnan, Patrick J.], Striped bass-desig. NJ saltwater fish

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

A3414 [McKnight, Angela V.+1], Surplus food to charities-create website

A3421 [Singleton, Troy/Lampitt, Pamela R.+1], Animal abuser registry-estab.

 

Assembly Budget Meeting

Chair: Asm. Schaer, Gary S.

The Committee will not meet.

 

 

 

 

THURSDAY, MAY 19, 2016 (continued)

 

Assembly Education Meeting

The Committee will not meet.

 

****Assembly Environment and Solid Waste Meeting 2:00 PM Committee Room 9, 3rd Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asw. Spencer, L. Grace

A1804 [Conaway, Herb/Singleton, Troy+2], Vibration analysis, cert. rts.-conduct

A1921 [Wisniewski, John S. / Coughlin, Craig J.], Prop., contaminated-DEP purch./demolish

A2416 [Eustace, Tim], Expands One-Call Damage Prev. Sys.

A3669 [Coughlin, Craig J.], Home elevation expenses-tax deduction

A3670 [Coughlin, Craig J.], Freshwater wetlands mitigation-concerns

A3671 [Spencer, L. Grace/Vainieri Huttle, Valerie], Plastic bags non-compostable-concern use

AJR25 [Land, R. Bruce/Andrzejczak, Bob], Del. Bayshore-recog special significance

 

Assembly Homeland Security and State Preparedness Meeting 2:00 PM Committee Room 12, 4th Floor,

State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asw. Quijano, Annette

A558 [Pinkin, Nancy J./Mazzeo, Vincent+13], Disaster Info. Access Act

A1641 [Schaer, Gary S./Jimenez, Angelica M.+3], Electric pub. util.-priority restoration

A1821 [Conaway, Herb/Rible, David P.+3], 911 svc fac-equip w/Next Generation sys

A3199 [Land, R. Bruce/Andrzejczak, Bob], Emerg. coastal evac. plan-pub. awareness

 

Assembly Human Services Meeting 1:00 PM

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

Chair: Asw. Vainieri Huttle, Valerie

A320 [Singleton, Troy/Vainieri Huttle, Valerie+4], Personal care svc.-estab.

Medicaid reimb

A2189 [Singleton, Troy/Vainieri Huttle, Valerie], Mental health-outpatient concerns

A3410 [Muoio, Elizabeth Maher/Vainieri Huttle, Valerie], Work First NJ prog.-

repeals family cap

A3489 [Spencer, L. Grace], Sr. cit. housing fac., cert.-concerns

A3616 [Vainieri Huttle, Valerie], Medicaid trans. svc.-concerns

A3622 [Andrzejczak, Bob], SNAP Emp. and Training Prog.-concerns

 

Assembly Judiciary Meeting

Chair: Asm. McKeon, John F.

The Committee will not meet.

 

Assembly Labor Meeting 10:00 AM

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

Chair: Asm. Egan, Joseph V.

A15 [Prieto, Vincent/Wisniewski, John S.], Minimum wage-raise to $15

A2534 [DeAngelo, Wayne P.], Emp. reporting req., cert.-concerns

A2536 [DeAngelo, Wayne P.], UI benf.-Treasury Dept collect over pymt

A2863 [Singleton, Troy/Egan, Joseph V.], Prevailing wage requirements-concerns

A3306 [Space, Parker/Johnson, Gordon M.+3], Constr. workforce recruitment

prog-estab

A3435 [Singleton, Troy/Egan, Joseph V.], Tax exemp. prop.-impose prevailing wage

AR145 [Coughlin, Craig J.], Arbitration Fairness Act of 2015-enact

 

 

THURSDAY, MAY 19, 2016 (continued)

 

Assembly Military and Veterans' Affairs Meeting 10:00 AM Committee Room 13, 4th Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asw. Tucker, Cleopatra G.

A145 [Tucker, Cleopatra G./Andrzejczak, Bob+2], Vietnam Vet of Amer.

conventions-concern

A151 [Tucker, Cleopatra G.], Sons of Amer Legion-pd. leave of absence

A1639 [Schaer, Gary S./Tucker, Cleopatra G.+3], Vet on Medicaid and SSI-COL incr.

A2228 [DeAngelo, Wayne P./Lagana, Joseph A.+1], Sr. cit, disab-incl in NJT

discount prog

AJR91 [Tucker, Cleopatra G./Johnson, Gordon M.], Post-Traumatic Stress Injury Awareness

AR134 [Tucker, Cleopatra G./Johnson, Gordon M.], Mil. Family Stability Act-

Presid. enact

AR135 [Tucker, Cleopatra G./Johnson, Gordon M.], Vet deceased, sch loan-Cong enact HR2874

 

***Assembly State and Local Government Meeting 2:00 PM Committee Room 13, 4th Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Singleton, Troy

A925 [Vainieri Huttle, Valerie / Schaer, Gary S.+23], Israel-proh invest company that boycotts

A1554 [Webber, Jay/Lagana, Joseph A.+1], Co., mun. permit applications-concerns

A2921 [Eustace, Tim/Houghtaling, Eric+2], Mun. consolidation-concerns

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

A3206 [Wolfe, David W.], PFRS-concerns domestic partners

A3466 [Coughlin, Craig J.], Prop. tax reimb. prog.-revise deadline

A3534 [Bucco, Anthony M.], Mil., deployed-concerns water svc. fees

A3600 [Singleton, Troy], Donated leave prog. for St. emp-codifies

A3610 [Conaway, Herb/Singleton, Troy], SPRS-concerns accidential death benf.

S690 [Gordon, Robert M./Beach, James+1], Mun. consolidation-concerns

S1923 [Beach, James / Weinberg, Loretta + 16 ], Israeli bus-proh pension investment

 

Assembly Transportation and Independent Authorities Meeting 10:00 AM Committee Room 11, 4th Floor,

State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Wisniewski, John S.

A3662 [Schaer, Gary S./Caride, Marlene], Rosa-Bonilla Family Act-carbon monoxide

Pending Introduction and or Referral:

A1912 [Wisniewski, John S./Prieto, Vincent+1], Truck Operator Independent Contr. Act

A3694 [Quijano, Annette/Sumter, Shavonda E.], Unemp comp law-revise exemp,

mv operator

A3695 [Lagana, Joseph A./Singleton, Troy], Trans. network companies-reg.

A3696 [Singleton, Troy/Lagana, Joseph A.], Limousine svc.-concerns

A3697 [Wisniewski, John S.], Autocab liab. insur.-incr.

 

Assembly Women and Children Meeting 10:00 AM

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

Chair: Asw. Lampitt, Pamela R.

A1465 [Lampitt, Pamela R./Mosquera, Gabriela M.], Pregnant graduate-ensures

equal rights

A1466 [Lampitt, Pamela R./Jasey, Mila M.+1], Higher ed students, child custody-no fee

A1467 [Lampitt, Pamela R./Jasey, Mila M.], Child care at higher ed. instit-concerns

A1788 [Burzichelli, John J./Spencer, L. Grace], Child advocacy center-est bd;

approp 10M

A3267 [Singleton, Troy/Webber, Jay], Autism prog-prov. vol income tax contrib

S1489 [Cruz-Perez, Nilsa/Cunningham, Sandra B.+1], Pregnant graduate-ensures equal rights

 

NJ Law Revision Commission Meeting 4:30 PM

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

 

FRIDAY, MAY 20, 2016

 

Pension and Health Benefits Review Commission Meeting

10:00 AM Division of Pensions and Benefits

50 West State St., Trenton, NJ

No verbal comments are accepted during the meeting. The Commission should

receive written comments at least ten business days in advance of the meeting.

A2329 [Vainieri Huttle, Valerie/Wisniewski, John S.+2], Health benf. plans-estab. tiered network

A3423 [Benson, Daniel R./Lampitt, Pamela R.], Stroke ready hosp., acute-desig.

A3542 [Vainieri Huttle, Valerie], Hearing aids, children-insur. cover

A3558 [Wisniewski, John S./Gusciora, Reed], Tiered health plans-places freeze

A3587 [Prieto, Vincent/Jimenez, Angelica M.], PFRS-enhances accidental death pension

A3610 [Conaway, Herb/Singleton, Troy], SPRS-concerns accidential death benf.

S148 [Madden, Fred H.], Sch. athlete physical exam-insur cover

S296 [Vitale, Joseph F./Gill, Nia H.], Health benf. plans-estab. tiered network

S1929 [Lesniak, Raymond J.], Amino acid-based elemental-insur cover

 

FRIDAY, MAY 20, 2016 (continued)

 

Pension and Health Benefits Review Commission Meeting (continued)

S1934 [Weinberg, Loretta/Allen, Diane B.], Tiered health plans-places freeze

S1936 [Vitale, Joseph F./Gordon, Robert M.], Stroke ready hosp., acute-desig.

 

MONDAY, MAY 23, 2016

 

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

 

Senate Economic Growth Meeting

Chair: Sen. Lesniak, Raymond J.

The Committee will not meet.

 

Senate Education Meeting 10:00 AM

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

Chair: Sen. Ruiz, M. Teresa

A1256 [Caride, Marlene/Singleton, Troy+1], Sch. nurse certifications-concerns

A2566 [Diegnan, Patrick J./Jasey, Mila M.+1], Response to Intervention framework

S293 [Vitale, Joseph F./Smith, Bob], Tobacco, smokeless-proh use in pub. sch.

S496 [Ruiz, M. Teresa+1], Response to Intervention framework

S742 [Beach, James], Sch. surveillance equip.-concerns access

S1163 [O'Toole, Kevin J.], Students w/disab.-estab. restraint req.

S1210 [Bucco, Anthony R.+1], Child abuse record checks-concerns

S1381 [Bateman, Christopher], Sch. nurse certifications-concerns

S1590 [Rice, Ronald L./Turner, Shirley K.+4], Vision screenings-sch. bd. conduct

S2081 [Ruiz, M. Teresa], Young students-concerns expulsions

 

*Senate Higher Education Meeting 10:00 AM

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

Chair: Sen. Cunningham, Sandra B.

The Committee will receive testimony from invited speakers regarding violence prevention and response efforts at institutions of higher education located in

urban settings.

A2563 [Jasey, Mila M./Singleton, Troy+1], St. tuition aid grant recipient-concerns

S1672 [Van Drew, Jeff/Connors, Christopher J.+1], Combat to College Act

S1753 [Turner, Shirley K.], St. tuition aid grant recipient-concerns

S2202 [Van Drew, Jeff], Vet;higher ed-concerns academic credit

Pending Introduction and Referral:

S2214 [Turner, Shirley K./ Cunningham, Sandra B.], Requires institutions of higher education to improve transparency of tuition and fees.

 

Senate Judiciary Meeting 1:00 PM

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

Chair: Sen. Scutari, Nicholas P.

Considered:

to be a member of the Legalized Games of Chance Control Commission:

David J. Grusemeyer of Marmora to replace Peter A. Curatolo, resigned, for the term prescribed by law.

to be a member of the Salem County Board of Taxation:

Honorable Steven H. Caltabiano of Woodstown to succeed himself, for the term prescribed by law.

Honorable Francis L. Grenier of Woodstown to replace Charles D. Sparks, Jr., resigned, for the term prescribed by law.

Interviewed:

to be a Judge of the Superior Court:

Carolyn E. Wright of East Orange for the term prescribed by law.

Pending Nomination and Referral:

Catherine I. Enright of Mendham for the term prescribed by law.

Paul X. Escandon of Loch Arbour for the term prescribed by law.

Colleen M. Flynn of Old Bridge for the term prescribed by law.

Margaret M. Foti of Cresskill for the term prescribed by law.

Robert J. Gilson of Sparta for the term prescribed by law.

Maryann L. Nergaard of Gillette for the term prescribed by law.

Ronny Jo Siegal of Demarest for the term prescribed by law.

to be the Commissioner of the Department of Banking and Insurance:

Richard J. Badolato of Verona to replace the Honorable Kenneth Kobylowski, resigned, for the term prescribed by law.

to be the Commissioner of the Department of Health:

Cathleen D. Bennett of Haddonfield to replace the Honorable Mary O'Dowd, resigned, for the term prescribed by law.

 

Senate Law and Public Safety Meeting 10:30 AM

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

Chair: Sen. Greenstein, Linda R.

The Committee will hear testimony from invited guests regarding the use of technology to improve information sharing and collaboration between law enforcement agencies.

S171 [Bateman, Christopher], Jewelry recordkeeping-incr. penal. viol.

 

MONDAY, MAY 23, 2016 (continued)

 

Senate Law and Public Safety Meeting (continued)

S1880 [Turner, Shirley K.], Inmate telephone charges-concerns

S1930 [Lesniak, Raymond J.], Parole-concerns max sentences

S2215 [Greenstein, Linda R.], Hwy. Worker Safety Act

 

Senate Military and Veterans' Affairs Meeting

Chair: Sen. Beach, James

The Committee will not meet.

 

*****Senate State Government, Wagering, Tourism & Historic Preservation Meeting 1:00 PM Committee Room 7,

2nd Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Whelan, Jim

A1869 [Wimberly, Benjie E./Vainieri Huttle, Valerie+14], Min. & Women-owned

bus.-St. contracting

S308 [Van Drew, Jeff/Connors, Christopher J.+1], Pub. meetings-display flag/

recite pledge

S668 [Rice, Ronald L.], Min. & Women-owned bus.-St. contracting

S727 [Cruz-Perez, Nilsa/Van Drew, Jeff], Open Data Initiative

S2100 [Whelan, Jim], Ethics Comm.-concerns qualif.

SCR97 [Bateman, Christopher/Weinberg, Loretta], Natl. Historic Preserv. Act-

50th anniv.

 

TUESDAY, MAY 24, 2016

 

Senate Legislative Oversight Meeting 10:00 AM

Fair Lawn Municipal Building,

8-01 Fair Lawn Avenue, Fair Lawn, NJ

Chair: Sen. Gordon, Robert M.

The Committee will take testimony from invited guests, including officials from the

Port Authority of New York and New Jersey and New Jersey Transit, on plans for a new Port Authority bus terminal and future trans-Hudson commuter capacity needs.

 

******Assembly Budget Committee (Budget Hearings Only) Hearing 10:00 AM Committee Room 11, 4th Floor,

State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Schaer, Gary S.

Hearing on the FY 2017 State Budget: Department of Environmental Protection

 

******Assembly Budget Committee (Budget Hearings Only) Hearing 1:00 PM Committee Room 11, 4th Floor,

State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Schaer, Gary S.

Hearing on the FY 2017 State Budget: Department of Labor and

Workforce Development

 

******Assembly Budget Committee (Budget Hearings Only) Hearing 3:00 PM Committee Room 11, 4th Floor,

State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Schaer, Gary S.

Hearing on the FY 2017 State Budget: The Judiciary

 

THURSDAY, MAY 26, 2016

 

ASSEMBLY SESSION Assembly Chambers

Voting Session: Board list to be announced

 

THURSDAY, JUNE 2, 2016

 

SENATE SESSION 2:00 PM Senate Chambers

Voting Session: Board list to be announced

 

MONDAY, JUNE 6, 2016

 

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 QUORUM Assembly Chambers

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

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

 

 

 

 

 

THURSDAY, JUNE 9, 2016

 

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 QUORUM Assembly Chambers

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

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

 

THURSDAY, JUNE 16, 2016

 

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: Board list to be announced

 

MONDAY, JUNE 20, 2016

 

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 QUORUM Assembly Chambers

Committee at the Call of the Speaker

 

THURSDAY, JUNE 23, 2016

 

SENATE SESSION 2:00 PM Senate Chambers

Voting Session: Board list to be announced

 

ASSEMBLY SESSION Assembly Chambers

Voting Session: Board list to be announced

 

MONDAY, JUNE 27, 2016

 

SENATE SESSION 2:00 PM Senate Chambers

Voting Session: Board list to be announced

 

ASSEMBLY SESSION Assembly Chambers

Voting Session: Board list to be announced

 

THURSDAY, JUNE 30, 2016

 

SENATE SESSION 2:00 PM Senate Chambers

Voting Session: Board list to be announced

 

ASSEMBLY SESSION Assembly Chambers

Voting Session: Board list to be announced

 

State House Commission Meeting 9:00 AM

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