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Vol. XXVIII No. 73 INTERNET UPDATE III CALENDAR SUBJECT TO CHANGE. 211th Legislature

Prepared: November 30, 2004 Check Internet site or call this office for updated schedule. First Annual Session

* Denotes Changes







THURSDAY, DECEMBER 2, 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 2:00 PM

Committee Room 11, 4th Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asw. Watson Coleman, Bonnie

A779 [Gusciora, Reed/Weinberg, Loretta+29], Psych fac.-concerns pymt. for patients

A851 [Barnes, Peter J.+3], Adoption expenses-income tax deduct.

A2243 [Wisniewski, John S./Vas, Joseph+2], Defibrillator grant prog.-estab.

A2585 [Cryan, Joseph], Tobacco Settlement Agreement-amends

A2806 [Payne, William D./Stanley, Craig A./Caraballo, Wilfredo/Greenstein, Linda R.+5], Prosecutorial Unification Pilot ProgAct

A3266 [Green, Jerry], Truth in Renting booklet-concerns



Assembly Budget Meeting 10:00 AM

Committee Room 11, 4th Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Greenwald, Louis D.

At the invitation of the Chairman, the Commissioner of Human Services, James Davy,

will discuss the recent quarterly report of the Division of Youth and Family Services.



Assembly Commerce and Economic Development Meeting

Chair: Asm. Tucker, Donald Kofi

The Committee will not meet.



Assembly Consumer Affairs Meeting

Chair: Asw. Cruz-Perez, Nilsa

The Committee will not meet.



Assembly Environment and Solid Waste Meeting 7:00 PM

Civic Plaza on Chambers Bridge Road, Brick, NJ

Chair: Asm. McKeon, John F.

The Committee will hear testimony related to the Oyster Creek Nuclear Generating Station.



Assembly Federal Relations Meeting

Chair: Asm. Gusciora, Reed

The Committee will not meet.



Assembly Financial Institutions and Insurance Meeting 10:00 AM Committee Room 12, 4th Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Cohen, Neil M.

A1394 [Conners, Jack/Conaway, Herb+2], Insur. fds., jt.-req. exams

A2298 [Conaway, Herb], Insur. co.-annual audit, finan. reports

A2912 [Cohen, Neil M.], Interst. Insur Product Reg Compact-estab

A3455 [McKeon, John F./Cohen, Neil M.], Dental Plan Org. Act-various revisions

S1752 [Baer, Byron M.], Dental Plan Org. Act-various revisions















THURSDAY, DECEMBER 2, 2004 (continued)



Assembly Health and Human Services Meeting

Chair: Asw. Weinberg, Loretta

The Committee will not meet.



Assembly Housing and Local Government Meeting 2:00 PM

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

Chair: Asm. Green, Jerry

A2812 [Impreveduto, Anthony/Scalera, Frederick], UEZ-creates in Garfield and Fairview

A3154 [Van Drew, Jeff], Buena Borough, Atlantic Co-auth 32nd UEZ

A3156 [Van Drew, Jeff], Buena Vista Twp., Atlantic Co.-auth. UEZ

A3368 [Chivukula, Upendra J.], Trustee appts., cert.-concerns

A3481 [Chivukula, Upendra J./McKeon, John F.], Housing auth. exec. dir.-ed. degree req.



Assembly Law and Public Safety Meeting 2:00 PM

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

Chair: Asm. Barnes, Peter J.

A750 [Cohen, Neil M.+1], Weapons in sch.-toll free hotline

A1659 [O'Toole, Kevin J./Johnson, Gordon M.], Emerg. warning lights, sirens-concerns

A2034 [Munoz, Eric+1], Sex Crime Victim Treatment Fd.-creates

A2798 [Conners, Jack/Conaway, Herb], Burl. Co Bridge police-grant cert powers

A3091 [Barnes, Peter J./Johnson, Gordon M.], Fitness-for-duty eval.-civil immunity

A3271 [Vas, Joseph/Quigley, Joan M.], Emerg. mgmt. vol.-display warning lights

A3346 [McKeon, John F.+2], Bike/roller skating helmets-concerns age

A3462 [Diegnan, Patrick J./Green, Jerry+2], Svc. of process-concerns

AJR63 [Wolfe, David W./Malone, Joseph R.], Motorcycle Awareness Month-desig. May

S543 [Vitale, Joseph F.], Emerg. warning lights, sirens-concerns

S781 [Madden, Fred H./Girgenti, John A.], Sex Crime Victim Treatment Fd.-creates

Pending Introduction and Referral:

A3551 [Voss, Joan M./Mayer, David R.+2], Sex Crime Victim Treatment Fd.-creates



Assembly Regulated Professions and Independent

Authorities Meeting

Chair: Asm. Eagler, Peter C.

The Committee will not meet.



Assembly Telecommunications and Utilities Meeting

Chair: Asm. Caraballo, Wilfredo

The Committee will not meet.



Assembly Tourism and Gaming Meeting 2:00 PM

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

Chair: Asm. Van Drew, Jeff

A3283 [Conover, Kirk W./Blee, Francis J.], Casino Rev. Fd. Advisory Comm.-add memb.

A3493 [Van Drew, Jeff], Prof sporting events-wagering at casinos

















MONDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2004



*SENATE SESSION 2:00 PM Senate Chambers

Voting Session:

A1769 [Sires, Albio/Green, Jerry/Manzo, Louis/Stack, Brian P.+3], Sewer, water connection fees-concerns

A2444 [Bateman, Christopher/McKeon, John F.+1], Contaminated prop.-concerns liab.

A2697 [Gusciora, Reed/Watson Coleman, Bonnie+1], Hist. site prop. tax exemp.-clarifies

A2864 [Scalera, Frederick/Greenstein, Linda R./Vas, Joseph+1], Luring or enticing another-crime

A3150 [Roberts, Joseph J./Pou, Nellie/Payne, William D./Vas, Joseph+10], Land-recreation & conserv purpose;$70.6M

A3197 [Sires, Albio/DeCroce, Alex+6], Northern NJ-park devel.;$22.468M

A3198 [Greenstein, Linda R./Gusciora, Reed/Panter, Michael J./Vas, Joseph+6], Central NJ-park devel.;$16.181M

A3199 [Van Drew, Jeff/Greenwald, Louis D./Conaway, Herb/Conners, Jack+5], Southern NJ-park devel.;$17.623M

A3200 [Watson Coleman, Bonnie/Burzichelli, John J./Fisher, Douglas H./Smith, Robert J./Mayer, David R.], Land-recreation & conserv. purpose;$75M

A3201 [Scalera, Frederick/Gordon, Robert M./Voss, Joan M./Weinberg, Loretta+3], Nonprofit entities-devel. land;$22.9M

A3202 [Sires, Albio/Stack, Brian P./Impreveduto, Anthony/Quigley, Joan M./Cohen, Neil M.+1], Save Ellis Island, Inc.;$120K

A3203 [Mayer, David R./Smith, Robert J./Van Drew, Jeff/Greenstein, Linda R.+16], Farmland preserv. purposes;$39.8M

A3204 [Greenwald, Louis D./Previte, Mary T.+5], Farmland preserv.-pinelands;$8M

A3205 [Fisher, Douglas H./Burzichelli, John J./Panter, Michael J.+16], Farmland preserv. purposes;$25M

A3206 [Greenstein, Linda R./Watson Coleman, Bonnie/Gusciora, Reed+5], Nonprofit org.-farmland preserv.;$2.5M

A3207 [Burzichelli, John J./Fisher, Douglas H./Wisniewski, John S./Vas, Joseph+14], Farmland preserv. purposes;$52.4M

A3214 [Roberts, Joseph J./Van Drew, Jeff+2], Casino gambling reg.-concerns

A3217 [Van Drew, Jeff+3], CRDA admin. prog.-revise elig. criteria

ACR79 [Rumpf, Brian E./Connors, Christopher J.+2], Lyme disease research-Cong. enact

S564 [Baer, Byron M.], Cemetery co.-concerns operation

S682 [Martin, Robert J./McNamara, Henry P./Smith, Bob/Sweeney, Stephen M./Adler, John H./Ciesla, Andrew R.], Superfund sites-exemp. cleanup liab.

S709 [Turner, Shirley K./Ciesla, Andrew R.], Death penal.-create study comm.

S801 [Allen, Diane B.], Search/rescue dogs, kill, injure-penal.

S1020 [Cardinale, Gerald], Revaluation firms-conflicts of interest

S1037 [Coniglio, Joseph/Van Drew, Jeff/Eagler, Peter C./Conover, Kirk W./Greenstein, Linda R.+1], E-mail messages, cert.-crim, civil penal

S1093 [Vitale, Joseph F./Allen, Diane B./Buono, Barbara+5], Adop.-per. assess to birth. cert.

S1272 [Singer, Robert W./Rice, Ronald L.], Dental hygienists-concerns ed.

S1314 [Buono, Barbara], Managed care carriers-prov fee schedules

S1343 [Kenny, Bernard F.], Sewer, water connection fees-concerns

S1374 [McNamara, Henry P.], Contaminated prop.-concerns liab.

S1429 [Sarlo, Paul A./Adler, John H.], Luring or enticing another-crime

S1504 [Buono, Barbara/Sarlo, Paul A./Diegnan, Patrick J./Vas, Joseph], Mun. prosecutors-concerns

S1568 [Codey, Richard J.], Sch. dist. pension fd-bd of trustee memb

S1584 [Turner, Shirley K.], Hist. site prop. tax exemp.-clarifies

S1816 [Bryant, Wayne R./Coniglio, Joseph+5], Land-recreation & conserv purpose;$70.6M

S1817 [Gill, Nia H./Martin, Robert J.+2], Northern NJ-park devel.;$22.468M

S1818 [Karcher, Ellen/Palaia, Joseph A.], Central NJ-park devel.;$16.181M

S1819 [Adler, John H./Sweeney, Stephen M.+1], Southern NJ-park devel.;$17.623M

S1820 [Smith, Bob/Lance, Leonard+2], Land-recreation & conserv. purpose;$75M

S1821 [Rice, Ronald L./Bryant, Wayne R.+1], Nonprofit entities-devel. land;$22.9M

S1822 [Kenny, Bernard F.], Save Ellis Island, Inc.;$120K

S1823 [Sweeney, Stephen M./Madden, Fred H.+1], Farmland preserv. purposes;$39.8M

S1824 [Bark, Martha W./Bryant, Wayne R.], Farmland preserv.-pinelands;$8M

S1825 [Karcher, Ellen/Bryant, Wayne R.+1], Farmland preserv. purposes;$25M

S1826 [Turner, Shirley K./Bryant, Wayne R.], Nonprofit org.-farmland preserv.;$2.5M

S1827 [Lance, Leonard/Sweeney, Stephen M.+1], Farmland preserv. purposes;$52.4M

S1835 [Sacco, Nicholas J./Ciesla, Andrew R.], E-ZPass transponder-concern lost, stolen

S1894 [Gormley, William L./Buono, Barbara], Casino gambling reg.-concerns

S1896 [Buono, Barbara/Gormley, William L.], CRDA-concerns expansion proj.

S1912 [Vitale, Joseph F.], Small emp. health benf coverage-concerns

S2037 [Rice, Ronald L./James, Sharpe], Revaluation Relief Act of 1999-repeals

SCR88 [Connors, Leonard T.], Lyme disease research-Cong. enact



Senate Budget and Appropriations Meeting 10:00 AM

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

Chair: Sen. Bryant, Wayne R.

A3302 [Greenwald, Louis D./Cryan, Joseph+3], Real prop.-concerns transfer fee

S880 [Turner, Shirley K.+1], Psych fac.-concerns pymt. for patients

S989 [Codey, Richard J./Karcher, Ellen/Smith, Bob/Adler, John H./McNamara, Henry P./Ciesla, Andrew R.], Env. Law Enforcement Off.-estab.

S1139 [Littell, Robert E./Coniglio, Joseph+1], Operations No./So. Watch-cert. vet. benf

S1803 [Vitale, Joseph F./Rice, Ronald L.+2], AIDS Drug Distrib. Prog.;$10M

S1862 [Smith, Bob], Cancer Institute of NJ;$6M

S2057 [Kenny, Bernard F.], Real prop.-concerns transfer fee

S2067 [Rice, Ronald L./Turner, Shirley K.], Rental housing, cert.;$15M

S2081 [Bryant, Wayne R.], Prop sale by nonresid-clarify income tax

Pending Referral:

S2082 [Kenny, Bernard F.], St. police recruit class, addl.;$5M

A3310 [Sires, Albio/Gordon, Robert M./Voss, Joan M./Scalera, Frederick/Quigley, Joan M.+3], St. police recruit class, addl.;$5M



MONDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2004 (continued)



Senate Community and Urban Affairs Meeting 9:30 AM

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

Chair: Sen. Rice, Ronald L.

S2080 [Sweeney, Stephen M./Kean, Thomas H.], Devel. proj., cert.-concerns approval



Senate Economic Growth Meeting 11:00 AM

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

Chair: Sen. Lesniak, Raymond J.

A516 [Watson Coleman, Bonnie/Caraballo, Wilfredo/McKeon, John F.+2], Energy efficiency standards-concerns

S332 [Sarlo, Paul A.], Energy efficiency standards-concerns



*Assembly Health and Human Services Meeting 10:00 AM

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

Chair: Asw. Weinberg, Loretta

A2583 [Weinberg, Loretta/Johnson, Gordon M.], Motorized cart, malls-corp. bus tax cred

A2954 [Chivukula, Upendra J./Munoz, Eric+1], Community Health Svc. Pilot Initiative

A2976 [Weinberg, Loretta/Manzo, Louis/Stack, Brian P.], Behavioral health care svcs.-concerns

A3177 [Scalera, Frederick/Greenstein, Linda R.+1], Pharmaceutical wholesale distrib-concern

A3246 [Munoz, Eric], Disease Mgmt. Study Comm.-estab.

AJR115 [Voss, Joan M./Weinberg, Loretta+2], Asperger's Syndrome Awareness Wk.-April



*Assembly State Government Meeting 10:00 AM

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

Chair: Asm. Steele, Alfred E.

The Assembly State Government Committee will also hear testimony on "Every Voter Counts" 18-bill election reform package. Proposed Bills A30 through A47.

A2095 [Greenstein, Linda R./Conaway, Herb+1], Pub. emp., cert-concern leave of absence

A2360 [Steele, Alfred E./Chiappone, Anthony/Stack, Brian P./Diegnan, Patrick J.+10], PFRS-incr. cert. memb. benefits

A3434 [Steele, Alfred E./Hackett, Mims], Political contrib.-concerns

S27 [Codey, Richard J./Karcher, Ellen+24], Political contrib.-concerns



*Sales and Use Tax Review Commission Meeting 10:00 AM

Division of Taxation Building, 50 Barrack St.,

4th Floor Conference Room, Trenton, NJ

A3154 [Van Drew, Jeff], Buena Borough, Atlantic Co-auth 32nd UEZ

A3156 [Van Drew, Jeff], Buena Vista Twp., Atlantic Co.-auth. UEZ

A3224 [Chiappone, Anthony], Coupons & rebates-concerns value

A3301 [Wisniewski, John S.], RR police, sale of cert. equip-tax exemp

A3343 [Burzichelli, John J.], Counter-Terrorism Off.-estab.

A3484 [Greenwald, Louis D./Fisher, Douglas H./Burzichelli, John J.], UEZ bus.,

cert.-energy purch, tax exemp.

S1917 [Turner, Shirley K.], Cable radio svc.-exemp subscription fees

S1981 [Rice, Ronald L.], Energy, util. svc.-exempts sale

S1995 [Baer, Byron M.], UEZ, Englewood City-auth. 33rd



THURSDAY, DECEMBER 9, 2004



ASSEMBLY QUORUM Assembly Chambers

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

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



FRIDAY, DECEMBER 10, 2004



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.

A1785 [Roberts, Joseph J./Vandervalk, Charlotte+4], SHBP benf. in retir.-cert. St. emp.

A2066 [Connors, Christopher J./Rumpf, Brian E.], SPRS-incr. retir. benf.

A3342 [Johnson, Gordon M./Manzo, Louis/Scalera, Frederick+1], PERS-allows

transfer to PFRS

A3381 [Cohen, Neil M.], Judicial Retir. Sys.-concerns retir.

S107 [Inverso, Peter A./Singer, Robert W.+2], Nonprescription formulas-req. coverage

S135 [Connors, Leonard T.+1], SPRS-incr. retir. benf.

S145 [Bryant, Wayne R.], Alternate benf. prog.-concerns

S146 [Bryant, Wayne R./Ciesla, Andrew R.], SHBP benf. in retir.-cert. St. emp.

S216 [Singer, Robert W.], PERS retire allowance-surviving spouses

S229 [Singer, Robert W.], Vet. pensions-cost of living incr.

S245 [Coniglio, Joseph/Sweeney, Stephen M.+2], Hearing aids-concerns coverage

S246 [Coniglio, Joseph/Sweeney, Stephen M.+2], Autism disorders-concerns coverage

S1866 [Inverso, Peter A.], SHBP med. appeals-concerns











MONDAY, DECEMBER 13, 2004



SENATE SESSION 2:00 PM Senate Chambers

Voting Session: Committees to meet at the call of the Senate President



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