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Vol. XXIX No. 33 INTERNET UPDATE II CALENDAR SUBJECT TO CHANGE. 211th Legislature

Prepared: May 20, 2005 Check Internet site or call this office for updated schedule. Second Annual Session

* Denotes Changes





MONDAY, MAY 23, 2005



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



Senate Community and Urban Affairs Meeting 1:00 PM

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

Chair: Sen. Rice, Ronald L.

A1632 [Chivukula, Upendra J./Diegnan, Patrick J./Wisniewski, John S./Van Drew, Jeff+12], Disab vet survivor-claim prop taxexemp

A3048 [Stack, Brian P./Vas, Joseph/McKeon, John F.], Catastroph events-cred. for sewer fees

S1339 [Buono, Barbara], Prop. tax exemp.-facade improvements

S1450 [Martin, Robert J.], Insur. fd commissioners-auth appt.

S1762 [Connors, Leonard T.], Initiated ordinances-concerns

S2153 [Coniglio, Joseph], Co. planning-concerns

S2472 [Sweeney, Stephen M./Rice, Ronald L.], Pub. contracts-concerns

S2559 [Doria, Joseph V./Sarlo, Paul A.], Disab vet survivor-claim prop tax exemp

S2573 [Rice, Ronald L.], Catastrophic events-cred. for sewer fees



Senate Education Meeting 10:00 AM

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

Chair: Sen. Turner, Shirley K.

A2391 [Greenwald, Louis D./Bodine, Francis L.+4], Interscholastic athletic prog.-concerns

A3196 [Stanley, Craig A./Stender, Linda/Conaway, Herb/Chiappone, Anthony+4], Pub. schs.-estab. cert food restrictions

S1215 [Bark, Martha W./Adler, John H.], Interscholastic athletic prog.-concerns

S1627 [Bark, Martha W./Palaia, Joseph A.], Pub. sch.-concerns pupil health

S1739 [Turner, Shirley K.+1], Animal experiments-alternate ed. proj.

S1913 [Turner, Shirley K./Karcher, Ellen], Pub. sch.-proh. sale, food high in sugar

S1916 [Turner, Shirley K./Karcher, Ellen], High-calorie bev.-proh. sale in pub. sch

S1942 [Bark, Martha W.], Sch. day extension-concerns

S2222 [Buono, Barbara/Turner, Shirley K.], Harassment prev., pub. sch.-concerns



Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Meeting

10:00 AM Committee Room 1, 1st Floor,

State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Vitale, Joseph F.

A2660 [Voss, Joan M./Previte, Mary T./Mayer, David R./Greenstein, Linda R.+5], Domestic

viol. pub. awareness campaign

A3354 [Weinberg, Loretta+1], Neonatal jaundice-concerns

S1559 [Bark, Martha W.], Hosp. Tech. Task Force-estab.

S2046 [Karcher, Ellen/Sweeney, Stephen M.+1], Neonatal Jaundice Registry-estab.

S2369 [Codey, Richard J./Cardinale, Gerald+2], Advance Directive Mental Health Care Act

S2380 [Buono, Barbara/Madden, Fred H.], Domestic viol. pub. awareness campaign

SCR118 [Madden, Fred H.], Healthy NJ 2010-reaffirms goals

SR74 [Singer, Robert W./Karcher, Ellen], Alco. Ed, Rehab & Enforcement Fd-concern



Senate Judiciary Meeting 1:00 PM

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

Chair: Sen. Adler, John H.

Considered:

to be a member of the Board of Examiners of Electrical Contractors:

Joseph Francis Cantalupo of Union to succeed himself, for the term prescribed by law.

to be a member of the Kean University - Board of Trustees:

Eugene C. Enlow, Esq. of Warren to succeed himself, for the term prescribed by law.







MONDAY, MAY 23, 2005 (continued)



Senate Judiciary Meeting (continued)

Considered:

to be a member of the Licensed Lenders Advisory Board:

E. Robert Levy of Livingston to succeed himself, for the term prescribed by law.

to be a member of the NJ Water Supply Authority:

Robert J. Iacullo of West Caldwell to replace Richard G. Schoon, resigned, for the term prescribed by law.

to be a member of the Passaic Valley Sewerage Commission:

Carl S. Czaplicki, Jr. of Jersey City to succeed himself, for the term prescribed by law.

to be a member of the Richard Stockton State College - Board of Trustees:

Emma N. Byrne of Manasquan to replace Carole Hedinger, resigned, for the term prescribed by law.

to be a member of the Women's Health Advisory Commission:

Jane L. Taylor of Randolph for the term prescribed by law.

to be a Workers' Compensation Judge:

Leslie Berich of Red Bank to succeed herself, for the term prescribed by law.

Cosmo Giovinazzi of Vineland to succeed himself, for the term prescribed by law.

Sue Pai Yang of Bridgewater to succeed herself, for the term prescribed by law.

Audrey Zane of Ocean City to succeed herself, for the term prescribed by law.

to be an Administrative Law Judge:

Jeffrey Gerson of West Orange for the term prescribed by law.

Interviewed:

to be a Judge of the Superior Court:

Richard English of Oakhurst for the term prescribed by law.

John Mullaney, Jr. of Eatontown for the term prescribed by law.

to be the Director of the Division of the State Lottery:

Michellene Davis, Esq. of West Orange to replace Virginia S. Bauer, resigned, for the term prescribed by law.

A135 [Green, Jerry/Bateman, Christopher+18], Pyramid promo. schemes-crim. penal.

S2224 [Asselta, Nicholas], Vet. discharge cert.-concerns

S2288 [Vitale, Joseph F.], Pyramid promo. schemes-crim. penal.

S2522 [Adler, John H./Bryant, Wayne R.+1], Law Against Discrim.-makes changes



Senate Labor Meeting 1:00 PM

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

Chair: Sen. Sweeney, Stephen M.

S1936 [Doria, Joseph V.], Workplace viol.-develop prevent prog.

S2264 [Sweeney, Stephen M.], Unemp. comp. benf.-concerns

S2364 [Madden, Fred H./Karcher, Ellen], Security, Finan. Empowerment Act-creates

SR86 [Doria, Joseph V.], Veterans' Day-emp. pay vets for holiday



Senate Law and Public Safety and Veterans' Affairs Meeting

10:00 AM Committee Room 4, 1st Floor,

State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Girgenti, John A.

A3346 [McKeon, John F./Chivukula, Upendra J./Stack, Brian P.+4], Bike/roller skating helmets-concerns age

S1507 [Littell, Robert E./Vitale, Joseph F.], Trespassing-enhance penalities

S2125 [Rice, Ronald L./Gill, Nia H.], Crim. street gangs-concerns

S2290 [Inverso, Peter A./Girgenti, John A.+1], Aircraft operation-concerns

S2529 [Turner, Shirley K.], Bike/roller skating helmets-concerns age

S2536 [Girgenti, John A.], St. correctional fac.-concerns

S2537 [Sarlo, Paul A./Girgenti, John A.], Correctional fac.-concerns

S2538 [Girgenti, John A./Sacco, Nicholas J.], Corrections off.-continuing ed training





MONDAY, MAY 23, 2005 (continued)



Senate Wagering, Tourism & Historic Preservation Meeting 1:00 PM Committee Room 10, 3rd Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Buono, Barbara

S255 [Palaia, Joseph A./Buono, Barbara], Compulsive gambling-curricula

S2086 [Buono, Barbara], Bingo-use of cert. electronic devices

S2265 [Sweeney, Stephen M./Singer, Robert W.], Standardbred horsemen-concern

comp insur



ASSEMBLY SESSION Assembly Chambers

The Voting Session has been CANCELED.



TUESDAY, MAY 24, 2005



Assembly Budget Committee (Budget Hearings Only) Hearing

10:00 AM Committee Room 11, 4th Floor,

State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Greenwald, Louis D.

Hearing on the FY 2006 Budget: Revenue Update (Office of Legislative Services)



*Assembly Budget Committee (Budget Hearings Only) Hearing

11:00 AM Committee Room 11, 4th Floor,

State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Greenwald, Louis D.

Hearing on the FY 2006 Budget: Revenue Update (State Treasurer).

Hearing on the FY 2006 Budget for the Department of Treasury and

Interdepartmental Accounts.



WEDNESDAY, MAY 25, 2005



Senate Budget and Appropriations (Budget Hearings Only) Hearing 11:00 AM Committee Room 4, 1st Floor,

State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Bryant, Wayne R.

Hearing on the FY 2006 Budget for the Department of the Treasury and Interdepartmental Accounts. Revenue Update, State Treasurer.



Senate Budget and Appropriations (Budget Hearings Only) Hearing 1:30 PM Committee Room 4, 1st Floor,

State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Bryant, Wayne R.

Hearing on the FY 2006 Budget: Revenue Update (Office of Legislative Services and

the State Treasurer).



THURSDAY, MAY 26, 2005



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



Senate Budget and Appropriations Meeting

Chair: Sen. Bryant, Wayne R.

The Committee will not meet.



Senate Commerce Meeting 10:00 AM

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

Chair: Sen. Baer, Byron M.

S1760 [Buono, Barbara/Lance, Leonard], Div. of Banking-estab special purpose fd

S1914 [Turner, Shirley K.], Consumer credit reports-concerns

S2092 [Sweeney, Stephen M.], Fire insur. policy-concerns exclusions

S2154 [Kavanaugh, Walter J./Ciesla, Andrew R.+1], SS numbers-proh. use as id

S2155 [Kavanaugh, Walter J./Ciesla, Andrew R.+1], SS no.-proh. display by bus. entities

S2279 [Singer, Robert W./Buono, Barbara+1], Polysomnography Practice Act

S2408 [Baer, Byron M.], Pub. accountants-concerns lic.

S2424 [Lesniak, Raymond J./Cardinale, Gerald], Dept of Banking, Insur-enforcement power

S2440 [Turner, Shirley K.], Computer sys.-disclose security breach

S2441 [Baer, Byron M.], SS numbers-proh. use and display

S2524 [Vitale, Joseph F.], Identity theft-concerns



Senate Economic Growth Meeting

Chair: Sen. Lesniak, Raymond J.

The Committee will not meet.



Senate Environment Meeting 1:00 PM

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

Chair: Sen. Smith, Bob

S2479 [McNamara, Henry P./Madden, Fred H.], Underground storage tank closures-finan.

S2577 [Karcher, Ellen], St. recreation and conservation;$75M

S2586 [Sarlo, Paul A./Buono, Barbara], Env. infrastructure proj.-approp. fds.



THURSDAY, MAY 26, 2005 (continued)



Senate Environment Meeting (continued)

S2587 [Smith, Bob], Env. infrastructure proj.-concerns

S2588 [Bryant, Wayne R./Coniglio, Joseph], Env. Infrastructure Trust-make loans

SCR133 [Buono, Barbara], Env. Infrastructure Trust-approve plan

SR102 [Adler, John H.+2], Gas oxygen content req.-submit waiver

For Discussion Only:

S2578 [Smith, Bob], Preservation of Landfill Space Act



Senate Environment Hearing

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

Chair: Sen. Smith, Bob

The Public Hearing will immediately follow the Committee Meeting.

SCR113 [Smith, Bob/Adler, John H.], Air pollution-dedicate bus. tax rev.



Senate State Government Meeting 1:00 PM

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

Chair: Sen. Coniglio, Joseph

S28 [Gill, Nia H./Bryant, Wayne R./Kean, Thomas H.], Help Amer. Vote Act, 2002-implement prov

S29 [Gill, Nia H./Turner, Shirley K./Bryant, Wayne R.], Voting machines-produce paper record

S30 [Gill, Nia H./Bryant, Wayne R.], Voter's bill of rights-concerns

S550 [Vitale, Joseph F.], Primary election, 2004-changes date

S976 [Bark, Martha W.], Absentee ballots-concerns canvassing

S1133 [Smith, Bob], Absentee ballots-expands availability

S1297 [Adler, John H.], Presidential primary-estab. separate

S1435 [Sweeney, Stephen M.], Absentee ballots-concerns

S2387 [Bryant, Wayne R.], Voter regis. deadline-changes

S2389 [Bryant, Wayne R.], Elections, cert. mun.-conduct by mail

S2393 [Bryant, Wayne R.], Voting, voter penal.-incr.

S2394 [Bryant, Wayne R.], Voter regis. form-concerns

S2395 [Bryant, Wayne R.], Emerg/provisional ballots-prepare report

S2396 [Bryant, Wayne R./Gill, Nia H.], Elections-notification, training

S2397 [Bryant, Wayne R.], Absentee ballots-concerns

S2401 [Bryant, Wayne R.], Election recounts-concerns

S2402 [Bryant, Wayne R.], President primary election-prov separate

S2461 [Kean, Thomas H./Kyrillos, Joseph M.], Voters Bill of Rights-post

S2462 [Kean, Thomas H./Kyrillos, Joseph M.], Voter intimidation acts-incr. crim penal

S2463 [Kean, Thomas H./Kyrillos, Joseph M.], Ballots-req. paper-based verification

S2465 [Kyrillos, Joseph M./Kean, Thomas H.], Voter ed.-concerns



Senate Transportation Meeting

Chair: Sen. Sacco, Nicholas J.

The Committee will not meet.



WEDNESDAY, JUNE 1, 2005



Joint Committee on the Public Schools Meeting 10:00 AM

Frances C. Smith Center (School No. 50),

1000 South Elmora Avenue, Elizabeth, NJ

Chair: Sen. Rice, Ronald L.

The Abbott Subcommittee will hear a presentation from representatives of the Association

for Children of NJ and Rutgers Graduate School of Education on the preparation and professional development of preschool teachers.



THURSDAY, JUNE 9, 2005



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



FRIDAY, JUNE 10, 2005



*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 10 business days in advance of the meeting.

A139 [Green, Jerry/Malone, Joseph R./Watson Coleman, Bonnie/Munoz, Eric+3], Nonprescription formulas, cert.-concerns

A161 [Oliver, Sheila Y.], PERS, TPAF-transfer cert. svc. cred.

A913 [Connors, Christopher J./Rumpf, Brian E.+2], Pub. safety off. pensions-incr. COLA

A1526 [Payne, William D.+3], St. pension sys.-reduces vesting req.

A1606 [Fisher, Douglas H./Burzichelli, John J.], Elected off.-proh. dual health coverage

A1891 [Oliver, Sheila Y.], TPAF, PERS-concerns purch. of svc. cred.

A2330 [Van Drew, Jeff/Scalera, Frederick+3], PFRS-concerns cert. retir. benf.







FRIDAY, JUNE 10, 2005 (continued)



Pension and Health Benefits Review Commission Meeting (continued)

A3586 [Conners, Jack/Johnson, Gordon M./Greenstein, Linda R./Conaway, Herb/

Van Drew, Jeff+22], Vet. benf.-broadens elig.

A3717 [Merkt, Richard A.], PERS-concerns memb.

S114 [Inverso, Peter A.+2], PERS-concerns memb.

S377 [Asselta, Nicholas+2], Vet. benf.-broadens elig.

S544 [Vitale, Joseph F./Buono, Barbara+2], Mental health coverage req.-revises

S593 [Sweeney, Stephen M.], Elected off.-proh. dual health coverage

S721 [Connors, Leonard T.], Vet-amends definition

S723 [Connors, Leonard T.], Pub. safety off. pensions-incr. COLA



MONDAY, JUNE 13, 2005



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, 2005



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

Select Committees to meet at the call of the Assembly Speaker



MONDAY, JUNE 20, 2005



SENATE SESSION 2:00 PM Senate Chambers

Select Committees to meet at the call of the Senate President

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 14, 4th Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ



THURSDAY, JUNE 23, 2005



SENATE SESSION 2:00 PM Senate Chambers

Select Committees to meet at the call of the Senate President

Voting Session: Board list to be announced



ASSEMBLY SESSION Assembly Chambers

Voting Session: Time and board list to be announced



MONDAY, JUNE 27, 2005



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



THURSDAY, JUNE 30, 2005



ASSEMBLY SESSION Assembly Chambers

Voting Session: Time and board list to be announced