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for May 15, 2017

 

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Vol. XXIX No. 19 217th Legislature $ Second Annual Session

 

SENATE ACTION (QUORUM)

Nominations Notice of Intention Received 5/11/2017:

TO BE A JUDGE OF THE SUPERIOR COURT:

Patrick J. Bradshaw, of New Brunswick.

John C. Eastlack, Jr., of Wenonah.

Deborah S. Hanlon-Schron, of Toms River.

Marc C. Lemieux, of Belmar.

Lourdes Lucas, of Fair Haven.

Miriam R. Rubin, of Cranbury.

Michael J. Silvanio, of Mantua.

Daniel L. Weiss, of Asbury Park.

 

TO BE A JUDGE OF THE TAX COURT:

Jonathan A. Orsen, of Manalapan.

Nominations Received and Referred to SJU:

TO BE A MEMBER OF THE PASSAIC VALLEY SEWERAGE COMMISSION:

Joseph F. Isola, of Union City, to replace Carl Czaplicki, resigned.

 

TO BE A MEMBER OF THE ROWAN UNIVERSITY BOARD OF TRUSTEES:

Michael Carbone, of Mullica Hill, to replace Keith Campbell.

Chad Michael Bruner, of Sewell.

Fred Graziano, of Bonita Springs, FL.

George S. Loesch, of Mount Laurel.

Virginia R. Smith, of Upper Makefield, PA.

 

TO BE A MEMBER OF THE STOCKTON UNIVERSITY BOARD OF TRUSTEES:

Leo B. Schoffer, Esq., of Margate.

Stanley M. Ellis, of Riverton.

Nominations Withdrawn:

TO BE A MEMBER OF THE STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION:

Edithe Fulton, of Toms River.

Nominations Corrected Copies:

TO BE A MEMBER OF THE STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION:

Kathy Goldenberg, of Moorestown, to replace Mark W. Biedron *NOT* Joseph Fisicaro.

Robert W. Noonan, Ed.D., of Montclair, to replace Edithe Fulton *NOT* Dorothy S. Strickland, Ph.D., resigned

Nina L. Washington, of Galloway, to replace Dorothy S. Strickland, Ph.D., resigned *NOT* Mark W. Biedron.

 

 

 

Bills Introduced:

S3176 Madden,F TDI-concerns calculation of emp. taxes REF SLA

S3177 Whelan,J Balloon release, cert.-proh. REF SEN

S3178 Whelan,J MV Owners' Right to Repair Act REF SCM

S3179 Oroho,S/Whelan,J Farm product ads/promotions-clarify law REF SEG

S3180 Gill,N Health insur. benf.-concerns REF SCM

S3181 Smith,B Solar power generation fac proj-concerns REF SEN

S3182 Smith,B/Bateman,C Electric efficiency portfolio standard REF SEN

S3183 Smith,B/Bateman,C Electric veh. charging infrast.-devel. REF SEN

S3184 Holzapfel,J St. aid pymts to sch. dist/mun.-concerns REF SCU

S3185 Greenstein,L Prescrip. Drug Patient Prot. Act REF SCM

S3186 Bateman,C Soil, drinking water-reduce exposure REF SEN

S3187 Bateman,C Overdose Prev. Act-amends REF SHH

S3188 Turner,S Opioid Prev. & Rehab. Prog. Fd.-estab. REF SHH

S3189 Bucco,A.R. Brain Injury Fd-dedicate, community svcs REF SHH

S3190 Thompson,S Streptomyces Griseus-desig. St. Microbe REF SSG

S3191 Sweeney,S Voting rights-concerns REF SED

S3192 Cunningham,S Stress mgmt. course-higher ed. instit. REF SHI

S3193 Cunningham,S/Ruiz,M Higher Ed. Student Assist. Auth. Review REF SHI

S3197 Cruz-Perez,N/Cunningham,S Student loans-repeals law, suspend lic. REF SHI

SR117 Whelan,J Disabled-encourage accessible beaches REF SHH

SR118 Kean,T Natl. Endowment for the Arts-support REF SSG

SR119 Cunningham,S Upward Bound Eng. Language Learners Prog REF SHI

Bills Reported from Committee/Given 2nd Reading:

A224 AcsSca (ACS/1R) DeAngelo,W/Giblin,T+1 Pool and spa svc. contractors-concerns REP/SCA

A1645 Schaer,G/Webber,J+2 Open space trust fd., co./mun.-concerns REP

A1662 Aca (1R) Schaer,G/Vainieri Huttle,V+2 Resid fac cert-req data dashboard report REP

A2503 AcsSca (ACS/1R) Vainieri Huttle,V/Mosquera,G+8 Stephen Komninos' Law-devel. disab. prot REP/SCA without recommendation

A3463 Coughlin,C+1 DOC-updates references REP

A3896 Aca (1R) Sumter,S/Mukherji,R+1 Tires, cert.-concerns sale REP

A4185 Sca (1R) Mukherji,R/Bucco,A.M.+4 MV dealer-req. cert. bus.req. REP/SCA

A4568 AcaSca (2R) Vainieri Huttle,V/Eustace,T+3 Gender id-proh. health insur. discrim. REP/SCA

A4580 Taliaferro,A/Burzichelli,J+7 Farmland preserv. purposes-approp grants REP

A4581 Aca (1R) Houghtaling,E/Andrzejczak,B+11 Farmland preserv. purposes-concerns REP

A4582 Aca (1R) Andrzejczak,B/Mazzeo,V+27 Co. planning incentive grants-CBT rev. REP

A4584 Aca (1R) Zwicker,A/Taliaferro,A+8 Farmland preserv purpose-incentive grant REP

AJR27 Muoio,E/Gusciora,R+3 Asthma Awareness Mo.-desig. May REP

S195 Kyrillos,J/Smith,B Open space trust fd., co./mun.-concerns REP

S278 Sca (1R) Vitale,J Surgical practices- req. lic by DHS REP/SCA

S323 Sca (1R) Scutari,N/Lesniak,R Liab. insur.-concerns dangerous animals REP/SCA

S432 Allen,D/Cunningham,S Family First Emp. Act-enacts REP

S516 Sca (1R) Beck,J/Sweeney,S+5 Stephen Komninos' Law-devel. disab. prot REP/SCA without recommendation

S1162 Sweeney,S Tax exemp. prop.-impose prevailing wage REP

S1922 Sca (1R) Beach,J Pool svc. contractors-prov. lic. REP/SCA

S2038 Vitale,J/Codey,R DOC-updates references REP

S2320 Sca (1R) Oroho,S Death benfs.-concerns claims REP/SCA

S2466 Vitale,J/Allen,D+1 Resid fac cert-req data dashboard report REP

S2511 Codey,R/Addiego,D Physical Therapy Lic. Compact-concerns REP

S2705 Sca (1R) Diegnan,P.J. Hearing Impairment Task Force-estab. REP/SCA

S2790 Scutari,N Tires, cert.-concerns sale REP

S2979 Sca (1R) Doherty,M/Scutari,N+1 MV dealer-req. cert. bus.req. REP/SCA

S2987 Sca (1R) Cruz-Perez,N/Oroho,S Farmland preserv. purposes-concerns REP/SCA

S2988 Sca (1R) Sweeney,S Farmland preserv purpose-incentive grant REP/SCA

S2989 Lesniak,R/Oroho,S Farmland preserv. purposes-approp grants REP

S2990 Sca (1R) Whelan,J/Van Drew,J+1 Co. planning incentive grants-CBT rev. REP/SCA

S3017 Sca (1R) Vitale,J/Ruiz,M+1 Gender id-proh. health insur. discrim. REP/SCA

S3060 Smith,B/Bateman,C+1 LED tech, cert. street lights-req. mun. REP

S3118 Vitale,J/Allen,D Practitioner-check prescrip monitor info REP

S3142 Sca (1R) Codey,R/Vitale,J Nursing fac., special care-desig. REP/SCA

S3161 Vitale,J/Addiego,D+1 Sober living resid-prov. beneficial uses REP

S3176 Madden,F TDI-concerns calculation of emp. taxes REP

SJR43 Bucco,A.R. Osteopetrosis Awareness Week-desig. May REP

SJR59 Turner,S Asthma Awareness Mo.-desig. May REP

SR78 Allen,D/Greenstein,L Rancocas Creek, desig Natl Water Trail REP

 

 

Bills Referred/SBA:

A224 AcsSca (ACS/1R) DeAngelo,W/Giblin,T+1 Pool and spa svc. contractors-concerns

A1662 Aca (1R) Schaer,G/Vainieri Huttle,V+2 Resid fac cert-req data dashboard report

A2503 AcsSca (ACS/1R) Vainieri Huttle,V/Mosquera,G+8 Stephen Komninos' Law-devel. disab. prot

S516 Sca (1R) Beck,J/Sweeney,S+5 Stephen Komninos' Law-devel. disab. prot

S1922 Sca (1R) Beach,J Pool svc. contractors-prov. lic.

S2466 Vitale,J/Allen,D+1 Resid fac cert-req data dashboard report

S2511 Codey,R/Addiego,D Physical Therapy Lic. Compact-concerns

S3060 Smith,B/Bateman,C+1 LED tech, cert. street lights-req. mun.

S3142 Sca (1R) Codey,R/Vitale,J Nursing fac., special care-desig.

Bills Transferred:

S3161 Vitale,J/Addiego,D+1 Sober living resid-prov. beneficial uses FROM SCU TO SHH

Co-Sponsors Added:

S182 (Codey,R) Continuing care community-entrance fees

S546 (Holzapfel,J; Madden,F) Mil., receiving combat pay-tax exemp.

S1018 Sca (1R) (Diegnan,P.J.) Personal care svc.-estab. Medicaid reimb

S2171 (Lesniak,R) Library Constr. Bond Act

S2466 (Madden,F) Resid fac cert-req data dashboard report

S3154 (Bateman,C) Regional contrib. agreements-reauth. use

S3156 (Turner,S) Internet prov-customer info confidential

Co-Prime Sponsors Added:

S432 (Cunningham,S) Family First Emp. Act-enacts

S2466 (Allen,D) Resid fac cert-req data dashboard report

S2963 (Pou,N) Tuition reimb.-cert. nurses

S3118 (Allen,D) Practitioner-check prescrip monitor info

The Senate adjourned at 10:25 A.M. on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 to meet again on Thursday, May 18, 2017 (QUORUM, Committee Groups 3 and 4 scheduled to meet).

ASSEMBLY ACTION

The Assembly did not meet. The Assembly will meet on Thursday, May 18, 2017 (QUORUM, Committee Groups C and D scheduled to meet).

Bills Passed Both Houses/Sent To Governor:

None

Bills Signed Into Law Since Last Session (05/11/2017):

None