NEW JERSEY

LEGISLATIVE CALENDAR

Office of Legislative Services Office of Public Information

 

Legislative Information and Bill Room State House Annex, Room B-01, P.O. Box 068, Trenton, NJ 08625-0068

(609) 847-3905 / Toll-free in NJ (800) 792-8630 / Hearing Impaired: Dial 711 for NJ Relay

Web Site: http://www.njleg.state.nj.us WiFi available throughout State House and Annex

For reasonable accommodation of a disability, call 609-847-3353. The provision of assistive listening devices requires 24 hours' notice.

CART or sign language interpretation requires 5 days' notice.

 

Vol. XXXVI No. 66 Internet Update II CALENDAR SUBJECT TO CHANGE 215th Legislature

Prepared: October 12, 2012 Check Internet site or call this office for updated schedule First Annual Session


*Denotes Changes

 

 


MONDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2012

 

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.

SCR1 [Sweeney, Stephen M.], Min. wage-set at $8.25

Pending Referral:

S2246 [Whelan, Jim/Beck, Jennifer+14], Loc govt open space acquisition;$55M

S2247 [Greenstein, Linda R./Oroho, Steven V.+14], Nonprofit entities, develop land;$8.9M

S2248 [Smith, Bob/Connors, Christopher J.+13], St. acquisition of lands;$45M

 

Senate Commerce Meeting 1:00 PM

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

Chair: Sen. Gill, Nia H.

A1968 [McKeon, John F.+2], Loc. govt. off., emp-issue blanket bonds

S875 [Lesniak, Raymond J./Singer, Robert W.+1], Ticket sales-revises law

S2057 [Norcross, Donald], The Anti-Big Brother Act

 

*Senate Community and Urban Affairs Meeting 11:00 AM Committee Room 1, 1st Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Van Drew, Jeff

A1660 [Johnson, Gordon M./Vainieri Huttle, Valerie+2], Vol. first aid-concerns

contrib. limits

A2596 [Wisniewski, John S./Sumter, Shavonda E.+1], Two-family resid.-remove

fire ext req.

A2899 [Mosquera, Gabriela M./Benson, Daniel R.+3], Domestic viol.-

community response

S131 [Rice, Ronald L.], Capital improvements-income tax cred.

S316 [Whelan, Jim], Ordinances-pub. using title and summary

S598 [Beck, Jennifer/Rice, Ronald L.+1], Loc. govt. ethics-concerns

S932 [Van Drew, Jeff], Constr. permit surcharge fees-concerns

S960 [Weinberg, Loretta], Vol. first aid-concerns contrib. limits

S1152 [Weinberg, Loretta], Domestic viol.-community response

S1594 [Rice, Ronald L.], Persons w/o permanent residence-id cards

S1665 [Bateman, Christopher], Emer. squad vol-hold mun elective office

S1829 [Bucco, Anthony R.], Two-family resid.-remove fire ext req.

S1918 [Cardinale, Gerald+1], Fire equip-loc. units, purch. agreements

S1999 [Thompson, Samuel D.], Co. or mun. ethics bd-concerns complaint

SCR113 [Codey, Richard J.], Foreclosure-permit homeowners to rent

 

Senate Environment and Energy Meeting 10:00 AM

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

Chair: Sen. Smith, Bob

S2192 [Greenstein, Linda R./Smith, Bob], Electric veh conversion prog.-prov grant

S2196 [Smith, Bob/Greenstein, Linda R.], Compressed natural gas veh home code-req

S2197 [Smith, Bob/Bateman, Christopher], Sch. bus-compressed natural gas as fuel

S2250 [Smith, Bob], Diesel veh.-convert

SR76 [Smith, Bob/Greenstein, Linda R.], Sch. buses-urges fed. govt. to test

 

 

 

 

 

MONDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2012 (continued)

 

Senate Environment and Energy Meeting (continued)

For Discussion Only:

A566 [Wagner, Connie/Coughlin, Craig J.+7], Veh. charging stations-prov bus tax cred

S340 [Greenstein, Linda R./Beach, James], Hybrid electric veh. purch.-tax cred.

S341 [Greenstein, Linda R./Weinberg, Loretta], Veh. charging stations-prov

bus tax cred

S345 [Greenstein, Linda R.], Corp. bus tax cred-purch natural gas veh

S346 [Greenstein, Linda R.], Fuel cell veh.-prov. corp. bus. tax cred

S595 [Beck, Jennifer/Gordon, Robert M.], Fuel efficient veh.-exemp., sales tax

S1186 [Allen, Diane B.], Hybrid electric mv conversion-tax exemp.

S2193 [Sarlo, Paul A./Smith, Bob], Hybrid electric veh.-cert tax exemptions

 

*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.

A1827 [Conaway, Herb/McKeon, John F.+2], Human growth hormones-

monitor prescrip.

S669 [Stack, Brian P.], Nursing home-electronic monitoring req.

S1711 [Rice, Ronald L.], Cord Blood Bank-birth cert. fee support

S2045 [Singer, Robert W.], Patients-prov. prescription charge info.

S2241 [Weinberg, Loretta/Vitale, Joseph F.], Medicaid managed care org-

reducing rates

SJR51 [Whelan, Jim], COPD Awareness Mo.-desig. November

Pending Introduction and Referral:

S2280 [Weinberg, Loretta], Human growth hormones-monitor prescrip.

 

Senate Labor Meeting

Chair: Sen. Madden, Fred H.

The Committee will not meet.

 

Senate Transportation Meeting 10:30 AM

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

Chair: Sen. Sacco, Nicholas J.

S82 [Bateman, Christopher/Scutari, Nicholas P.], Driv. unsafe-clarify point assessment

S1686 [Van Drew, Jeff/Connors, Christopher J.+1], TPK Auth.-two meetings req, rotating Co.

S2127 [Turner, Shirley K.], Sch bus operation w/suspended lic-crime

S2143 [Gordon, Robert M.], Trans Infrastructure Bank-estab.

 

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

Chair: Asm. Albano, Nelson T.

A928 [Riley, Celeste M.+1], Trees, sapling destruction-revise penal.

A932 [Riley, Celeste M./Chivukula, Upendra J.], Agric activities-concerns

exemp. letters

A2100 [Dancer, Ronald S.], Devel. rights-estab.

A2871 [Milam, Matthew W./Riley, Celeste M.], Jersey Fresh, mislabeled-forfeit goods

A2978 [Albano, Nelson T./Burzichelli, John J.], Winery-pub info on Dept of Agr website

 

 

MONDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2012 (continued)

 

Assembly Education Meeting

Chair: Asm. Diegnan, Patrick J.

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

A3262 [Wagner, Connie/Eustace, Timothy J.+1], Flood Hazard Area Control Act

A3367 [Spencer, L. Grace], Site remediation-concerns

A3368 [Spencer, L. Grace/Riley, Celeste M.+1], St. acquisition of lands;$45M

A3369 [Eustace, Timothy J./Wagner, Connie+1], Loc govt open space acquisition;$55M

A3370 [Milam, Matthew W./Albano, Nelson T.+2], Nonprofit entities, develop land;$8.9M

 

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

State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asw. Quijano, Annette

A606 [Spencer, L. Grace/Coutinho, Albert], Airports, restricted area-estab. crime

A1677 [Johnson, Gordon M.+6], Pol. veh global position sys-proh access

A1753 [Prieto, Vincent/Mainor, Charles], Emerg Mgmt Off driv-waive cert. lic req.

A2948 [Mainor, Charles], Out-of-St police-report cert. activities

 

Assembly Human Services Meeting

Chair: Asw. Vainieri Huttle, Valerie

The Committee will not meet.

 

Assembly Judiciary Meeting 10:00 AM

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

Chair: Asm. Barnes, Peter J.

A1566 [Wisniewski, John S./Coughlin, Craig J.], Jt. mun. court judges-prov. appt.

A2984 [Vainieri Huttle, Valerie/Quijano, Annette], Abandoned child support pymts.-concerns

A3315 [Green, Jerry], Premarital, pre-civil unions-concerns

A3352 [Vainieri Huttle, Valerie/McHose, Alison Littell], Human Trafficking Prev,

Prot, Treatment

ACR88 [Wisniewski, John S./Watson Coleman, Bonnie+5], Mun. court judges,

cert.-remove

S2151 [Scutari, Nicholas P./Pou, Nellie+1], Premarital, pre-civil unions-concerns

 

Assembly Labor Meeting 10:00 AM

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

Chair: Asm. Egan, Joseph V.

A1578 [Wisniewski, John S./Prieto, Vincent+4], Truck Operator Independent Contr. Act

A3309 [DeAngelo, Wayne P./Quijano, Annette], Unemp. benf. determinations-appeals

A3310 [Eustace, Timothy J./Wagner, Connie], Independent contractors-concerns pymt.

A3365 [Eustace, Timothy J.], Emp. ID Disclosure Act-estab.

AR79 [Singleton, Troy/Burzichelli, John J.+1], Independent contractor-misclassification

 

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

Chair: Asw. Tucker, Cleopatra G.

A219 [DeAngelo, Wayne P./Tucker, Cleopatra G.], Disab. vets-exemp mun parking meter fees

A2011 [Singleton, Troy/Benson, Daniel R.+2], Homeless vets-vol. income tax contrib.

A2014 [Singleton, Troy/Giblin, Thomas P.+6], Helmets to Hardhats pilot prog.-estab.

A3360 [Tucker, Cleopatra G./Milam, Matthew W.], Vet. Haven South Council-creates

AR80 [Singleton, Troy/Burzichelli, John J.+1], Memorandum of Understanding-policies

 

Assembly State Government Meeting

Chair: Asw. Stender, Linda

The Committee will not meet.

 

Assembly Transportation, Public Works and Independent Authorities Meeting 10:00 AM Committee Room 11,

4th Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Wisniewski, John S.

The Committee has invited the Executive Director of the New Jersey Turnpike Authority to discuss with the Committee issues relating to the authority's operations and the toll toads. The Committee will also take public testimony on issues concerning the authority.

A303 [Amodeo, John F./Brown, Chris A.], MV offenses-permits mun. to sell veh.

A759 [Barnes, Peter J./Chiusano, Gary R.], Independent St. auth. memb.-disclose emp

A2260 [Prieto, Vincent], Toll roads-desig lanes, pavement marking

A2416 [Eustace, Timothy J.+1], Electric veh. charging stations-devel.

AR11 [Caputo, Ralph R.], Diesel truck engine braking noise-reg.

 

MONDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2012 (continued)

 

Assembly Women and Children Meeting 10:00 AM

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

Chair: Asw. Lampitt, Pamela R.

The Committee will hear from invited speakers about financial literacy, access to funding, and State bid contracts for women and minority owned businesses.

A2122 [Watson Coleman, Bonnie], Small, women, minority-owned bus-concern

AJR62 [Casagrande, Caroline/Lampitt, Pamela R.], Displaced Homemakers Awareness Mo-desig.

SJR39 [Allen, Diane B.], Displaced Homemakers Awareness Mo-desig.

 

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 16, 2012

 

Joint Committee on the Public Schools Meeting 10:30 AM

Joseph H. Brensinger School, P.S.#17, 600 Bergen Avenue,

Jersey City, NJ 07305

The Subcommittee on Data, Research and Evaluation will meet to hear

concerns from various parent and education organizations.

 

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2012

 

*ASSEMBLY SESSION Assembly Chambers

Voting Session:

A166 [Peterson, Erik/Gusciora, Reed+8], Tri-Co. Purple Heart Mem Hwy-desig Rt.31

A354 [Gusciora, Reed/Barnes, Peter J.], MV lamps-req. to be in working order

A494 [Albano, Nelson T./Milam, Matthew W.+1], Fishing, recreational-estab. lic. plate

A1144 [Lampitt, Pamela R.+1], Building materials-concerns delivery

A1374 [Tucker, Cleopatra G./Caputo, Ralph R.+3], Mun. arson investigators' powers-broaden

A1380 [Chivukula, Upendra J./Wilson, Gilbert L.+2], Higher ed. food donations-prov. immunity

A1459 [Gusciora, Reed/McKeon, John F.+7], Electronic Waste Mgmt. Act-revises

A1519 [Burzichelli, John J./Prieto, Vincent+1], Elevator mechanics-prov. for lic.

A1667 [Johnson, Gordon M./Vainieri Huttle, Valerie], VCCB-concerns restitution

A1688 [Russo, David C./Riley, Celeste M.+1], Cred. card-proh. solicitation of student

A1711 [Green, Jerry/Chivukula, Upendra J.+1], Child passenger restraint sys.-concerns

A1744 [Chivukula, Upendra J./Prieto, Vincent+2], Vets-affordable housing preference

A1848 [Diegnan, Patrick J./Green, Jerry], Mun. court-concerns fees

A2042 [Milam, Matthew W./Albano, Nelson T.+6], Vet-mun. prov. free beach access

A2132 [Burzichelli, John J./Benson, Daniel R.], Electricity providers-BPU promulgate reg

A2161 [Greenwald, Louis D./Benson, Daniel R.+2], Ovarian Cancer Awareness Mo-desig. Sept.

A2573 [Vainieri Huttle, Valerie/Diegnan, Patrick J.], Tara's Law-community care resid.

A2593 [Wisniewski, John S./Prieto, Vincent+7], Mun. emerg. mgmt. plans-concerns

A2641 [Spencer, L. Grace/Ramos, Ruben J.], Stormwater util.-auth. creation

A2763 [Moriarty, Paul D./Wilson, Gilbert L.], DRPA police-inspect haz material carrier

A2870 [Mosquera, Gabriela M./Eustace, Timothy J.], Online voter regis.-secure website

A3027 [Greenwald, Louis D./Eustace, Timothy J.], Taxation Div-auth fraud prev contractors

A3039 [Conaway, Herb/Lampitt, Pamela R.], Lupus Ed. and Awareness-estab. Council

A3061 [Prieto, Vincent/Amodeo, John F.], Maintenance engineers-exemp cert lic req

A3169 [Albano, Nelson T.], Laser pointers, cert.-proh. sale

A3248 [Green, Jerry/Singleton, Troy], Resid prop, abandoned-concerns mortgages

AJR27 [Chivukula, Upendra J./Vainieri Huttle, Valerie], Patient Advocate Day-desig. November 15

AJR55 [Vainieri Huttle, Valerie/Stender, Linda+4], Human Trafficking Prev. Mo-desig January

AJR56 [Vainieri Huttle, Valerie/Stender, Linda+7], Human Trafficking Awareness Day-Jan. 11

AJR72 [Prieto, Vincent], National Dwarfism Awareness Mo.-October

AR15 [DeAngelo, Wayne P./Wimberly, Benjie E.], Motor fuel price-fixing-AG investigate

AR42 [Milam, Matthew W./DeAngelo, Wayne P.+1], Take a Veteran to Sch. Day-support

AR85 [Johnson, Gordon M.], Republic of China-commemorates

AR86 [Conaway, Herb/Benson, Daniel R.+8], Corp. campaign spending-oppose

S327 [Whelan, Jim/Addiego, Dawn Marie], Higher ed. food donations-prov. immunity

S418 [Van Drew, Jeff/Allen, Diane B.], Laser pointers, cert.-proh. sale

S599 [Beck, Jennifer/Sweeney, Stephen M.+6], Tara's Law-community care resid. abuse

S612 [Sweeney, Stephen M./Stack, Brian P.], Elevator mechanics-prov. for lic.

S829 [Smith, Bob/Beach, James+3], Vet. affordable housing-concerns

S1173 [Weinberg, Loretta/Norcross, Donald+1], Victims of Crime Comp Off-transfer pymts

S1366 [Doherty, Michael J./Turner, Shirley K.+2], Tri-Co. Purple Heart Mem Hwy-desig Rt.31

S1816 [Norcross, Donald/Madden, Fred H.+1], DRPA police-inspect haz material carrier

 

MONDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2012

 

SENATE

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

 

MONDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2012 (continued)

 

**Senate Labor Meeting 10:00 AM

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

Chair: Sen. Madden, Fred H.

S2188 [Gordon, Robert M./Weinberg, Loretta+2], Call centers-concerns relocation

 

**Senate Labor Hearing (Immediately following the

Committee meeting) Committee Room 6, 1st Floor,

State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Madden, Fred H.

A public hearing will be held in accordance with Rule 24:3 of the New Jersey Senate

on the following: SCR-1 (SCS). Persons wishing to testify should submit 15 copies of written testimony to the committee on the day of the hearing.

SCR1 [Sweeney, Stephen M.], Min. wage-set at $8.25

 

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2012

 

SENATE SESSION 2:00 PM Senate Chambers

Voting Session: Board list to be announced

 

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2012

 

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 (A) Committees scheduled to meet

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

 

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 19, 2012

 

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 (C) Committees scheduled to meet

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

 

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 2012

 

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

 

MONDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2012

 

ASSEMBLY SESSION Assembly Chambers

Voting Session: Board list to be announced

 

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 5, 2012

 

Joint Committee on the Public Schools Meeting 11:00 AM Committee Room 11, 4th Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

The JCPS will continue its discussion of online/blended learning with presentations

by various organizations.

 

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2012

 

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 (A) Committees scheduled to meet

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

 

MONDAY, DECEMBER 10, 2012

 

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 (C) Committees scheduled to meet

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

 

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 13, 2012

 

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

Committees at the Call of the Speaker

 

MONDAY, DECEMBER 17, 2012

 

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

 

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 20, 2012

 

SENATE SESSION 2:00 PM Senate Chambers

Voting Session: Board list to be announced