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Vol. XXXVIII No. 31 Internet Update V CALENDAR SUBJECT TO CHANGE 216th Legislature

Prepared: May 30, 2014 Check Internet site or call this office for updated schedule First Annual Session


*Denotes Changes

 

 


MONDAY, JUNE 2, 2014

 

SENATE QUORUM 12:00 PM Senate Chambers

Group (3) Committees scheduled to meet

Group (4) Committees scheduled to meet

 

Senate Economic Growth Meeting

Chair: Sen. Lesniak, Raymond J.

The Committee will not meet.

 

Senate Education Meeting

Chair: Sen. Ruiz, M. Teresa

The Committee will not meet.

 

Senate Higher Education Meeting 11:00 AM

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

Chair: Sen. Cunningham, Sandra B.

S489 [Cunningham, Sandra B./Kean, Thomas H.+1], Jersey Boys/Girls Prog-

grant coll. cred.

S1860 [Sweeney, Stephen M.], Rutgers bd. of gov.-incr. voting memb.

S2041 [Sweeney, Stephen M.], NJ Council, Co. Coll-makes memb optional

SR61 [Ruiz, M. Teresa], THEDREAM.US scholarship fd-applauds

 

Senate Judiciary Meeting

Chair: Sen. Scutari, Nicholas P.

The Committee will not meet.

 

Senate Law and Public Safety Meeting

Chair: Sen. Norcross, Donald

The Committee will not meet.

 

Senate Military and Veterans' Affairs Meeting

Chair: Sen. Beach, James

The Committee will not meet.

 

Senate State Government, Wagering, Tourism & Historic Preservation Meeting 2:00 PM Committee Room 7,

2nd Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Whelan, Jim

A2444 [Caputo, Ralph R./Singleton, Troy+5], Gaming activities-allows vol. exclusion

S290 [Rice, Ronald L.], Pub works contract-equal emp opportunity

S1626 [Turner, Shirley K.], Hist. Property Reinvestment Act

S1767 [Rice, Ronald L./Whelan, Jim], Lottery winnings-impose tax

S1813 [Whelan, Jim/Oroho, Steven V.], St. permits-req. agency review

S1909 [Barnes, Peter J.], Invalidated sections of law-repeal

Pending Introduction and Referral:

S2129 [Whelan, Jim], Request vol. exclu. from gaming w/o being problem gambler.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TUESDAY, JUNE 3, 2014

 

New Jersey Legislative Select Committee on Investigation Meeting 10:00 AM Committee Room 11, 4th Floor,

State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Co-Chairs: Sen. Weinberg, Loretta/Asm. Wisniewski, John S.

The Committee has subpoenaed William "Pat" Schuber concerning the Committee's investigation into all aspects of the finances, operations, and management of the PANYNJ and any other matter raising concerns about abuse of government

power or an attempt to conceal an abuse of government power, including, but

not limited to, the reassignment of access lanes in Fort Lee, New Jersey to the

George Washington Bridge.

 

The Committee will convene in closed session following Mr. Schuber's testimony.

 

THURSDAY, JUNE 5, 2014

 

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 Budget and Appropriations Meeting 1:00 PM
Committee Room 4, 1st Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Sarlo, Paul A.

A961 [Singleton, Troy/Prieto, Vincent+12], St. debt affordability analysis-concerns

A2644 [Dancer, Ronald S./Andrzejczak, Bob+9], Sch breakfast prog-website offer produce

S82 [Stack, Brian P.], Prop. Tax Lien Pilot Prog.-estab.

S153 [Sweeney, Stephen M./Gordon, Robert M.+4], New Jobs for NJ Act

S307 [Gordon, Robert M./Norcross, Donald+2], Trans Infrastructure Bank-estab.

S762 [Sarlo, Paul A.], Flood insur.-prop tax levy cap excl incr

S929 [Sweeney, Stephen M./Madden, Fred H.], Workers' comp. suppl benf, cert-concerns

S946 [Norcross, Donald/Scutari, Nicholas P.+1], Bail-estab. non-monetary alternatives

S1224 [Weinberg, Loretta/Scutari, Nicholas P.+2], Family Collaborative Law Act

S1551 [Lesniak, Raymond J.], Economic Opportunity Act of 2014, Part 3

S1621 [Sweeney, Stephen M./Barnes, Peter J.], Unemp, long-term-training prog priority

S1622 [Madden, Fred H./Vitale, Joseph F.], Vendor, late unemp taxes-w/hold St pymts

S1739 [Van Drew, Jeff/Bucco, Anthony R.+1], St. debt affordability analysis-concerns

S1964 [Beach, James], Sch breakfast prog-website offer produce

S2081 [Rice, Ronald L.], Resid. foreclosures-concern prev.

Pending Introduction and Referral:

S2124 [Cunningham, Sandra B./Lesniak, Raymond J.+1], Opportunity to Compete Act-estab.

 

Senate Commerce Meeting 1:00 PM

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

Chair: Sen. Gill, Nia H.

A1162 [Ciattarelli, Jack M./Schaer, Gary S.+1], Bad checks-incl electronic fds transfers

A1423 [Caride, Marlene/Prieto, Vincent+3], Notaries public-concerns

S1146 [Weinberg, Loretta], Cemetary companies-concerns cert. fees

S2038 [Bateman, Christopher], Bad checks-incl electronic fds transfers

S2043 [Gill, Nia H.], Notaries public-concerns

SR64 [Gill, Nia H./Kean, Thomas H.], Fed. Terrorism Risk Insur. Prog.-reauth.

For Discussion Only:

S1864 [Norcross, Donald+1], Psychologists, cert.-prescribe meds.

 

THURSDAY, JUNE 5, 2014 (continued)

 

Senate Community and Urban Affairs Meeting

Chair: Sen. Van Drew, Jeff

The Committee will not meet.

 

**Senate Environment and Energy Meeting 10:00 AM

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

Chair: Sen. Smith, Bob

The Committee will hear S2025, prohibiting development over 35 feet in the Palisades viewshed, at 11:30 AM.

S1050 [Smith, Bob], Highlands farmland preserv prog-ext date

S1138 [Codey, Richard J.], Solar arrays-install, preserv open space

S2025 [Smith, Bob/Bateman, Christopher+1], Hudson Riv. Palisades-proh. cert. devel.

S2121 [Whelan, Jim/Oroho, Steven V.], Equip. Loan Prog.-estab.

S2122 [Van Drew, Jeff/Beck, Jennifer], Env infrastructure proj FY2015-approp fd

S2123 [Gordon, Robert M./Thompson, Samuel D.], Env Infrastructure Trust-make proj loans

SCR117 [Smith, Bob/Bateman, Christopher], Env Infrastructure Trust-2015 finan plan

SR72 [Smith, Bob], Barnegat Bay-reject seismac blasting

SR73 [Smith, Bob], ManasquanBridge-oppose sand mining

 

*****Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Meeting 1:00 PM Committee Room 1, 1st Floor,

State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Vitale, Joseph F.

S90 [Singer, Robert W./Addiego, Dawn Marie+4], St. physician workforce supply-analyze

S471 [Madden, Fred H./Addiego, Dawn Marie+2], Child exam-concerns cardiac health

S602 [Codey, Richard J./Vitale, Joseph F.+1], Tobacco products-raises min. age

S667 [Pou, Nellie], Health care svc. firms-lic. req.

S784 [Weinberg, Loretta/Greenstein, Linda R.+6], Family planning svcs.;$7.453M

S900 [Rice, Ronald L.], Disab, underrepresented community-review

S1203 [Weinberg, Loretta], Medicaid coverage, family planning svc.

S1856 [Codey, Richard J./Vitale, Joseph F.], Emerg. shelters-post inspection reports

S1961 [Codey, Richard J.], Emerg shelters, nursing homes-min. temp.

 

Senate Labor Meeting 11:00 AM

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

Chair: Sen. Madden, Fred H.

S539 [Gill, Nia H.], Intern Prot. Act-concerns internships

S1770 [Turner, Shirley K.], TDI-estab. partial return to work prog.

S2082 [Madden, Fred H.], UI benf, cert. claimants-concerns

 

Senate Transportation Meeting

Chair: Sen. Sacco, Nicholas J.

The Committee will not meet.

 

ASSEMBLY QUORUM Assembly Chambers

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

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

 

**Assembly Appropriations Meeting

Chair: Asm. Burzichelli, John J.

The Committee will not meet.

 

**Assembly Commerce and Economic Development Meeting

2:00 PM Committee Room 16, 4th Floor,

State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Johnson, Gordon M.

A228 [Gusciora, Reed], Cigar bar or lounges-concerns

A1808 [Wilson, Gilbert L./Oliver, Sheila Y.], Devel subsidy grant-uphold term or repay

A2035 [Greenwald, Louis D./Bramnick, Jon M.], MV franchisees rights-revise law

A2346 [Gusciora, Reed/Sumter, Shavonda E.], Redevel. permits-EDA estab. pilot prog.

A3213 [Greenwald, Louis D.], Economic Opportunity Act of 2014, Part 3

 

**Assembly Consumer Affairs Meeting 11:00 AM

Committee Room 13, 4th Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Moriarty, Paul D.

A617 [Moriarty, Paul D./Bramnick, Jon M.+14], Text messaging, unsolicited ads-proh.

A3216 [Greenwald, Louis D./Eustace, Timothy J.], Zero emission veh.-sell to consumers

 

**Assembly Financial Institutions and Insurance Meeting

10:00 AM Committee Room 16, 4th Floor,

State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Coughlin, Craig J.

A1035 [Benson, Daniel R./Rible, David P.+4], Optometrists, vision care plans-concerns

A1064 [Schaer, Gary S.], Like-kind exchange of prop.-reg.

THURSDAY, JUNE 5, 2014 (continued)

 

**Assembly Financial Institutions and Insurance Meeting (continued)

A2073 [Fuentes, Angel/Chivukula, Upendra J.], Securities Issuer, cert-ex. from regis

AR92 [DeAngelo, Wayne P./Pinkin, Nancy J.], Finan. instit.-finan. assist. available

Pending Referral:

A688 [Cryan, Joseph/Schaer, Gary S.], Check casher lic.-modify cert. fees

For Discussion Only:

Pending Introduction and Referral:

A3271 [Coughlin, Craig J.], Finan solvency reg-concerns moderization

 

**Assembly Health and Senior Services Meeting 10:00 AM Committee Room 11, 4th Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Conaway, Herb

A1932 [Conaway, Herb/Vainieri Huttle, Valerie+2], Drugs, off-label-insur. coverage req.

A2270 [Burzichelli, John J.+4], Death with Dignity Act

AJR35 [Wimberly, Benjie E./Prieto, Vincent],Youth Smoking Pre.Awareness-desig. May

Pending Introduction and Referral:

A3356 [Conaway, Herb], Establishes central registry for sickle cell trait diagnoses

For Discussion Only:

A622 [Moriarty, Paul D./Gusciora, Reed+2], Dextromethorphan-proh. sale to minors

A1469 [Diegnan, Patrick J.], Dextromethorphan sale-impose restriction

 

**Assembly Higher Education Meeting

Chair: Asw. Riley, Celeste M.

The Committee will not meet.

 

**Assembly Housing and Community Development Meeting

2:00 PM Committee Room 9, 3rd Floor,

State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Green, Jerry

The Committee will receive testimony on issues relating to the current status of foreclosures in the State.

A1007 [Benson, Daniel R./Riley, Celeste M.+5], Mold hazards-estab. procedures

A1257 [Prieto, Vincent/Benson, Daniel R.+8], Vacant prop. in forclosure-maintain

S1229 [Rice, Ronald L./Connors, Christopher J.+3], Vacant prop. in forclosure-maintain

 

**Assembly Law and Public Safety Meeting 2:00 PM

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

Chair: Asm. Mainor, Charles

A666 [Cryan, Joseph/Wimberly, Benjie E.+4], Christopher's Law-gang viol. prev. prog.

A960 [Singleton, Troy/Conaway, Herb], Pedestrian safety-incr. fine for viol.

A1674 [Johnson, Gordon M.], Halfway houses-atty. visit clients

A1781 [McKeon, John F./Mainor, Charles], Nikhil's Law-concerns driv. safety ed.

 

**Assembly Regulatory Oversight Meeting 2:00 PM

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

Chair: Asm. Gusciora, Reed

ACR155 [Stender, Linda/Benson, Daniel R.], Job banding-not leg. intent

 

**Assembly Regulated Professions Meeting 1:00 PM

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

Chair: Asm. Giblin, Thomas P.

A1648 [Giblin, Thomas P.], Physical therapy-revise statutes

A2892 [Diegnan, Patrick J./Mainor, Charles+2], Psych., cert.-grant prescriptive auth.

A3225 [Singleton, Troy/Rible, David P.+2], Chiropractic assist.-prov. lic.

A3270 [Cryan, Joseph], Home elevation contractor-prov standards

Pending Referral:

S942 [Smith, Bob/Bateman, Christopher+2], Home elevation contractor-prov standards

 

**Assembly Telecommunications and Utilities Meeting 10:00 AM Committee Room 9, 3rd Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Chivukula, Upendra J.

A1421 [Chivukula, Upendra J./Eustace, Timothy J.], Electric, gas industries-competition

A2586 [DeAngelo, Wayne P./Quijano, Annette],Energy Infrastructure Study Comm.-est.

A3122 [Burzichelli, John J./Eustace, Timothy J.], Societal benf.-concerns allocation

Pending Introduction and Referral:

A3272 [Chivukula, Upendra J.], Gas suppliers-written contract req.

 

**Assembly Tourism, Gaming and the Arts Meeting 10:00 AM Committee Room 12, 4th Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Caputo, Ralph R.

A1715 [Wisniewski, John S.], Salt water taffy-desig. St. candy

A1903 [Burzichelli, John J./Mazzeo, Vincent+1], Internet gaming equip.-concerns

A2677 [Vainieri Huttle, Valerie/Burzichelli, John J.], We Support the Arts-auth lic. plate

A3066 [Vainieri Huttle, Valerie/Gove, DiAnne C.], St House grounds-create gallery space

AJR48 [Vainieri Huttle, Valerie/Quijano, Annette], Arts, Culture, History Mo.-desig. June

AR118 [Mazzeo, Vincent/Pinkin, Nancy J.], Sports wagering-express support

FRIDAY, JUNE 6, 2014

 

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.

A2499 [McGuckin, Gregory P./Wolfe, David W.], Anticancer oral med-limits

upfront costs

ACR129 [Wolfe, David W./Ciattarelli, Jack M.+1], Judges, justices-incr. mand. retir. age

S1360 [Van Drew, Jeff], Correction off-reinstate sick leave prog

S1361 [Van Drew, Jeff], PFRS, SPRS-reinstates sick leave prog.

S1374 [Rice, Ronald L.], Pension benf.-incr. cert mun. retire sys

 

MONDAY, JUNE 9, 2014

 

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 Higher Education Meeting

Chair: Sen. Cunningham, Sandra B.

The Committee will not meet.

 

*****Senate Law and Public Safety Meeting

Chair: Sen. Norcross, Donald

The Committee will not meet.

 

*****Senate Military and Veterans' Affairs Meeting

Chair: Sen. Beach, James

The Committee will not meet.

 

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 11, 2014

 

Assembly Higher Education Hearing 1:00 PM

Hudson County Community College, Culinary Conference Center, Scott Ring Room, 2nd Floor, 161 Newkirk Street,

Jersey City, NJ 07306

Chair: Asw. Riley, Celeste M.

The Assembly Higher Education Committee will hold a public hearing on higher education reform. The issues to be discussed will include, but not be limited to, higher education affordability, accountability, college readiness, degree attainment, graduation rates, remedial instruction, dual enrollment, and reverse transfer agreements.

A676 [Cryan, Joseph/Singleton, Troy], Performance-bases funding plans-estab

A2800 [Riley, Celeste M./Giblin, Thomas P.+1], HS curriculum req.-concerns

A2801 [Jasey, Mila M./Stender, Linda+1], Assoc. and baccalaureate degree-concerns

A2802 [Riley, Celeste M./Cryan, Joseph+1], Higher Ed-estab. re-enrollment prog.

A2803 [Cryan, Joseph/Riley, Celeste M.], College-report remedial instr on website

A2804 [Giblin, Thomas P./Riley, Celeste M.], Co. colleges-concerns graduation rates

A2805 [Jasey, Mila M./Riley, Celeste M.+1], Common core course numbering sys.

A2807 [Cryan, Joseph/Riley, Celeste M.+4], Undergraduate tuition and fees-concerns

A2808 [Giblin, Thomas P./Eustace, Timothy J.+2], Higher Ed on-line courses-concerns

A2809 [Cryan, Joseph/Riley, Celeste M.+1], College textbooks-concerns

A2810 [Cryan, Joseph/Riley, Celeste M.+3], Student loans-allow income tax deduction

A2811 [Cryan, Joseph/Riley, Celeste M.], College meal plans-concerns

A2812 [Riley, Celeste M./Cryan, Joseph], Statewide longitudinal data sys-devel.

A2813 [Cryan, Joseph/Burzichelli, John J.], Graduation rates, 4-yr. instit.-concerns

A2814 [Cryan, Joseph/Burzichelli, John J.], Proprietary sch graduation rates-concern

A2815 [Pinkin, Nancy J./Cryan, Joseph+2], Higher ed pub instit-annual debt report

A2816 [Cryan, Joseph/Riley, Celeste M.], Higher ed. pub. instit.-audit of fees

A2817 [Riley, Celeste M./Singleton, Troy], Dual enrollment prog.-concerns

A2818 [Stender, Linda/Riley, Celeste M.], College degree completion-concerns

 

THURSDAY, JUNE 12, 2014

 

SENATE SESSION 2:00 PM Senate Chambers

Voting Session: Board list to be announced

 

ASSEMBLY QUORUM Assembly Chambers

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

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MONDAY, JUNE 16, 2014

 

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

 

State House Commission Meeting 9:00 AM

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

 

THURSDAY, JUNE 19, 2014

 

*SENATE SESSION 12:00 PM Senate Chambers

10:00 AM: Group (3) Committees scheduled to meet

12:00 PM: Voting Session: Board list to be announced

1:00 PM: Group (4) Committees scheduled to meet

 

MONDAY, JUNE 23, 2014

 

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 26, 2014

 

SENATE SESSION 2:00 PM Senate Chambers

10:00 AM: Committees at the call of the Senate President

Voting Session: Board list to be announced

 

ASSEMBLY SESSION Assembly Chambers

Voting Session: Board list to be announced

 

MONDAY, JUNE 30, 2014

 

SENATE SESSION 2:00 PM Senate Chambers

10:00 AM: Committees at the call of the Senate President

Voting Session: Board list to be announced

 

ASSEMBLY SESSION Assembly Chambers

Voting Session: Board list to be announced