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Vol. XXVIII No. 36 INTERNET UPDATE II CALENDAR SUBJECT TO CHANGE. 211th Legislature

Prepared: May 25, 2004 Check Internet site or call this office for updated schedule. First Annual Session

* Denotes Changes





TUESDAY, MAY 25, 2004



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 2005 Budget for the Department of Law and Public Safety.



Assembly Budget Committee (Budget Hearings Only) Hearing

2:00 PM Committee Room 11, 4th Floor,

State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Greenwald, Louis D.

Hearing on the FY 2005 Budget for the Department of Corrections and the State Parole Board.



Assembly Education Meeting 3:00 PM

Camden Middle School, Bergen Street, Newark, NJ

Chair: Asm. Stanley, Craig A.

The NJ Department of Education will provide the Committee with a overview of NJ QSAC.

A2643 [Stanley, Craig A.], Sch. dist. monitoring-concerns



THURSDAY, MAY 27, 2004



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: Asw. Watson Coleman, Bonnie

A26 [Roberts, Joseph J.], ELEC;approp. $2M

A200 [Voss, Joan M./Stanley, Craig A./Vas, Joseph], Sch. fac.-community sch. proj.

A947 [Impreveduto, Anthony/Cohen, Neil M./Rumpf, Brian E./Connors, Christopher J.+4], Chiropractors physicians-reimb same rate

A1586 [Burzichelli, John J./Fisher, Douglas H.], Salem City Sch. Dist.-Abbott dist status

A1766 [Tucker, Donald Kofi/Cohen, Neil M./Roberts, Joseph J.+18], Grace's Law-hearing

aid coverage

A1912 [Weinberg, Loretta], Children Palliative Care Network;$170K

A2062 [Watson Coleman, Bonnie/Greenwald, Louis D.+2], Pediatric rehab. hosp.-

Medicaid reimb.

A2566 [Barnes, Peter J./Johnson, Gordon M./Chiappone, Anthony], Private

investigators-revise law

A2638 [Sires, Albio/Caraballo, Wilfredo], Health Enterprise Zones-creates



Assembly Budget Meeting

Chair: Asm. Greenwald, Louis D.

The Committee will not meet.



*Assembly Commerce and Economic Development Meeting 2:00 PM Committee Room 9, 3rd Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Tucker, Donald Kofi

A263 [Egan, Joseph V./Diegnan, Patrick J.], New Brunswick-auth. addl. UEZ

A1796 [Roberts, Joseph J./Tucker, Donald Kofi/Cohen, Neil M.], Const proj, mun-concerns cert. contracts

A2671 [Watson Coleman, Bonnie], Discrim. Comm.-examine tax records/files

AR175 [Mayer, David R./Greenstein, Linda R.], Small Bus Admin loans-restore funding



THURSDAY, MAY 27, 2004 (continued)



Assembly Consumer Affairs Meeting 10:00 AM

Committee Room 8, 3rd Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asw. Cruz-Perez, Nilsa

A1303 [McKeon, John F./Hackett, Mims], Cellular phone svc.-concerns contracts

A2290 [Van Drew, Jeff/Scalera, Frederick/Panter, Michael J.+2], Telemarketing-concerns

A2825 [Malone, Joseph R./Diegnan, Patrick J./Blee, Francis J.+10], Optometrists-revises scope of practice



Assembly Federal Relations Meeting 10:00 AM

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

Chair: Asm. Gusciora, Reed

The Committee will receive testimony on status of federal funding for State and Local Government entities related to issues of Homeland Security.

AJR101 [Russo, David C.], Low income tax cred housing-guidlines

AR122 [Wisniewski, John S./Gusciora, Reed], St.'s Visa Waiver Prog.-make Poland elig

AR156 [Gusciora, Reed], Cable tv industry-reg.

AR167 [Gordon, Robert M./Voss, Joan M.], Mary Ann Collura Post Off. Bldg.-desig.

AR176 [Gusciora, Reed/Scalera, Frederick], Domestic Prepare First Responders-grant

SJR13 [McNamara, Henry P./Connors, Leonard T.], Low income tax cred housing-guidlines



Assembly Financial Institutions Meeting

Chair: Asm. Cohen, Neil M.

The Committee will not meet.



Assembly Health and Human Services Meeting 10:00 AM

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

Chair: Asw. Weinberg, Loretta

A767 [Cohen, Neil M.+1], Medicaid estate recoveries-concerns

A774 [Gusciora, Reed/Weinberg, Loretta+10], Minor consent to HIV treatment-permits

A1834 [Green, Jerry/Cryan, Joseph+14], Health care fac. emp.-concerns

A2060 [Sires, Albio+8], Partnership for a Drug-Free NJ;1M grant

A2183 [Cryan, Joseph/Cohen, Neil M.], Patient Surgical Safety Act

A2807 [Weinberg, Loretta/Gordon, Robert M.+1], Practice nurses, advanced-expand duties

ACR79 [Rumpf, Brian E./Connors, Christopher J.], Lyme disease research-Cong. enact



Assembly Housing and Local Government Meeting 2:00 PM

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

Chair: Asm. Green, Jerry

A2122 [Gusciora, Reed], St. rental assist. prog.-estab.

A2271 [Johnson, Gordon M./Chiappone, Anthony], St. rental assist. prog.-estab.

A2476 [Sires, Albio/Watson Coleman, Bonnie], Rental asst.-estab. prog.

A2697 [Gusciora, Reed], Hist. site prop. tax exemp.-clarifies

A2756 [Van Drew, Jeff/Conners, Jack+3], Housing nonprofits-concerns

A2784 [Burzichelli, John J.], Petroleum refinery equip-prop tax assess

A2809 [Stender, Linda/Green, Jerry], Value engineering clause-concerns

AJR94 [Green, Jerry/Cruz-Perez, Nilsa], Housing Code Enforcement Centennial Yr.

S77 [Rice, Ronald L.+1], Housing nonprofits-concerns



Assembly Law and Public Safety Meeting 2:00 PM

Committee Room 12, 4th Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Barnes, Peter J.

A729 [Bodine, Francis L./Chatzidakis, Larry], Fireworks-proh. in cert. bldgs

A738 [Cohen, Neil M.], Firearm trafficking network-concerns

A2420 [Cryan, Joseph+3], Automated Traffic Sys.-concerns

THURSDAY, MAY 27, 2004 (continued)



Assembly Law and Public Safety Meeting (continued)

A2625 [Johnson, Gordon M./Mayer, David R.], Boating while drinking-concerns

A2877 [Barnes, Peter J./Cryan, Joseph], Wineries, NJ-elim. direct shipping

S1408 [Lesniak, Raymond J.], Wineries, NJ-elim. direct shipping

S1511 [Madden, Fred H./Vitale, Joseph F.], Boating while drinking-concerns



Assembly Regulated Professions and Independent

Authorities Meeting

Chair: Asm. Impreveduto, Anthony

The Committee will not meet.



Assembly Telecommunications and Utilities Meeting 10:00 AM Committee Room 15, 4th Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Caraballo, Wilfredo

The Committee will continue to take testimony concerning public utility and and cable

system reliability standards and the quality of service provided to their customers.



Assembly Tourism and Gaming Meeting

Chair: Asm. Van Drew, Jeff

The Committee will not meet.



TUESDAY, JUNE 1, 2004



Joint State Leasing and Space Utilization Committee Meeting

12:00 PM Committee Room 12, 4th Floor, State House Annex,

Trenton, NJ



THURSDAY, JUNE 3, 2004



ASSEMBLY QUORUM Assembly Chambers

10:00 AM: Group [C] Committees scheduled to meet

2:00 PM: Group [D] Committees scheduled to meet



MONDAY, JUNE 7, 2004



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



WEDNESDAY, JUNE 9, 2004



Joint Committee on the Public Schools Meeting 3:00 PM

Essex County College, 303 University Avenue,

Lecture Hall 2132, Newark NJ

The Subcommittee on School Facilities and Construction will hear presentations from persons representing small business enterprises that have had experiences with the NJ Schools Cosntruction Program or are interested in working with the Program.



THURSDAY, JUNE 10, 2004



SENATE SESSION 2:00 PM Senate Chambers

Voting Session - Board list to be announced

Select Committees to meet at the call of the Senate President



ASSEMBLY SESSION 1:00 PM Assembly Chambers

Voting Session



FRIDAY, JUNE 11, 2004



Pension and Health Benefits Review Commission Meeting

10:00 AM 50 West State St., Trenton, NJ

A936 [Connors, Christopher J./Rumpf, Brian E./Van Drew, Jeff+2], Parks & Forrestry Div., cert.-PFRS memb.

A989 [Chatzidakis, Larry/Cruz-Perez, Nilsa+3], Vet benf.-extends cert. elig.

A1624 [Steele, Alfred E./Wisniewski, John S.], Police, fire svc. benf.-req. to be same

A2263 [Wisniewski, John S.], PFRS membership-concerns

A2498 [Baroni, Bill+1], PERS-concerns leg. memb.

A2536 [Steele, Alfred E.], PERS-create Weights, Measures Off. Part

A2538 [Chiappone, Anthony], Police off., firefighter-age req.

A2548 [Barnes, Peter J./Diegnan, Patrick J.+1], Forensic scientists, cert.-add to PERS

A2560 [Scalera, Frederick/Hackett, Mims], PERS-concerns purch. of svc. cred.

A2597 [Gusciora, Reed/Watson Coleman, Bonnie], PERS-prov. addl death benf. coverage

A2694 [Barnes, Peter J.], PERS Prosecutors Part-concerns memb.

S1199 [Turner, Shirley K.], PERS, TPAF-concerns survivor benf.

S1237 [Connors, Leonard T.], Parks & Forrestry Div., cert.-PFRS memb.

S1315 [Girgenti, John A./Bucco, Anthony R.], PFRS membership-concerns

S1317 [Girgenti, John A./Bucco, Anthony R.], Police, fire svc. benf.-req. to be same







FRIDAY, JUNE 11, 2004



Pension and Health Benefits Review Commission Meeting (continued)

S1385 [Ciesla, Andrew R./Kyrillos, Joseph M.+1], Vet benf.-extends cert. elig.

S1395 [Rice, Ronald L.], Vet., St. emp.-post retir. med. benf.

S1472 [Ciesla, Andrew R.], Forensic scientists, cert.-add to PERS

S1527 [Inverso, Peter A.], PERS-concerns leg. memb.

S1570 [Bucco, Anthony R.], Police off., firefighter-age req.



MONDAY, JUNE 14, 2004



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 Speaker



THURSDAY, JUNE 17, 2004



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



Joint Committee on the Public Schools Meeting

10:00 AM Committee Room 6, 1st Floor,

State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

The Joint Committee will hear from Commissioner William Librera.

S1431[Rice, Ronald L.], Sch. dist. monitoring-concerns

A2643 [Stanley, Craig A.], Sch. dist. monitoring-concerns



MONDAY, JUNE 21, 2004



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 24, 2004



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, SEPTEMBER 20, 2004



Joint State Leasing and Space Utilization Committee Meeting

12:00 PM Committee Room 12, 4th Floor, State House Annex,

Trenton, NJ



MONDAY, NOVEMBER 22, 2004



Joint State Leasing and Space Utilization Committee Meeting

12:00 PM Committee Room 12, 4th Floor, State House Annex,

Trenton, NJ