NEW JERSEY

LEGISLATIVE DIGEST

 

for July 7, 2011

 

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Vol. XXIII No. 32 214th Legislature $ Second Annual Session

SENATE ACTION (QUORUM)

Bills Introduced/Without Reference/Given Second Reading:

SCR200 Gill,N/Ruiz,M+1 Wynona M. Lipman Child Ctr.-override LIV

SCR201 Stack,B Pymts, Cost of General Asst-override LIV

SCR202 Buono,B/Vitale,J Medicaid Waiver restriction-override LIV

SCR203 Rice,R DOC ed. devel. prog.-override LIV

SCR204 Turner,S DOC drug treatment prog.-override LIV

SCR205 Weinberg,L/Beach,J Blind & Visually Impaired-override LIV

SCR206 Madden,F/Girgenti,J DHSS health ctr.-override LIV

SCR207 Vitale,J/Cunningham,S DHSS charity care claim-override LIV

SCR208 Greenstein,L/Gordon,R Addl. Aid-Above Adequacy-override LIV

SCR209 Whelan,J/Gill,N Addl. Aid-Below Adequacy-override LIV

SCR210 Weinberg,L/Greenstein,L Family Planning Svcs. grant-override LIV

SCR211 Ruiz,M/Rice,R Opportunity Prog. Grants-override LIV

SCR212 Gordon,R/Whelan,J Part-Time Tuition Aid-override LIV

SCR213 Gordon,R/Whelan,J Tuition Aid Grants-override LIV

SCR214 Sarlo,P/Lesniak,R Nonpub Tech. Initiative aid-override LIV

SCR215 Vitale,J AIDS Drug Distrib. Prog.-override LIV

SCR216 Codey,R/Whelan,J Outpatient mental health-override LIV

SCR217 Van Drew,J/Sacco,N UEZ collection allocation-override LIV

SCR218 Ruiz,M/Norcross,D Mun. Pub. Safety Aid-override LIV

SCR219 Norcross,D/Stack,B Transitional Aid--override LIV

SCR220 Codey,R Seton Hall Legal Prog-override LIV

SCR221 Madden,F Camden Law Sch. Legal Prog.-override LIV

SCR222 Gordon,R Newark Law Sch. Legal Prog.-override LIV

SCR223 Sweeney,S Early Child Intervention-override LIV

SCR224 Turner,S/Whelan,J Sch. dist. St. aid use-override LIV

SCR225 Sacco,N/Stack,B Sch. dist. surplus fds.-override LIV

SCR226 Lesniak,R/Whelan,J After 3 student svcs.-override LIV

SCR227 Cunningham,S/Lesniak,R Work First NJ-Child Care-override LIV

SCR228 Greenstein,L/Whelan,J Student Tuition Asst Reward-override LIV

SCR229 Buono,B/Ruiz,M Hispanic Women's Ctr.-override LIV

SCR230 Codey,R Mental Health Stigma-override LIV

SCR231 Greenstein,L/Weinberg,L DCF Special Advocates-override LIV

SCR232 Sarlo,P Postpartum Ed. Campaign-override LIV

SCR233 Ruiz,M/Smith,B Hispanic Policy Ctr.-override LIV

SCR234 Gordon,R/Whelan,J Medicare Part D prog.-override LIV

SCR235 Stack,B/Whelan,J Legal Svcs. of NJ-override LIV

SCR236 Rice,R Lead Hazard Control Asst.-override LIV

SCR237 Codey,R Mental Health Svcs. wages-override LIV

SCR238 Sarlo,P/Gordon,R Pymts Med Asst Nursing Home-override LIV

 

 

 

Bills Introduced:

S2991 Whelan,J Co. clerk, create id cards for cert vets REF SMV

S2992 Greenstein,L/Beach,J Telephone co-reg. cert. notices REF SEG

S2993 Vitale,J Megan's law-conform to fed. req. REF SLP

S2994 Smith,B/Beach,J Vet affordable housing assist-req. rules REF SCU

S2995 Lesniak,R PIP claims-clarify responsibility REF SCM

S2996 Connors,C Voter id-req. as proof to vote REF SSG

S2997 Pennacchio,J PIP benf. disputes-access judicial sys. REF SCM

S2998 Beach,J Vet. Haven Council-creates REF SMV

S2999 Kean,T/Vitale,J Bd of ed.-prov. competitive health plans REF SCM

S3001 Ruiz,M Charter sch. prog-modify various aspects REF SED

S3002 Norcross,D Urban Hope Act REF SED

S3003 Allen,D/Beck,J+3 Women's health svc.;$6.3M REF SHH

SCR168 Beach,J F-35 aircraft-cong. recognize importance REF SMV

SR126 Beach,J National Guard, enhance-Cong. pass leg. REF SMV

Bills Received from Assembly/Concurrence w/Assembly Amendments/Given Second Reading:

A2366 ScaAa (2R) Vainieri Huttle,V/O'Scanlon,D+6 DHS, DCF-concern contract/lic procedures

Bills Received from Assembly/Concurrence w/Governor's Recommendation/Given Second Reading:

A1471 AcaAca w/GR (3R) Wisniewski,J/Prieto,V+5 Taxicab laws-makes sundry changes

A3195 w/GR (1R) Greenstein,L/DeAngelo,W+27 Small bus. finan asst application-create

Bills Received from Assembly/Referred to Committee:

A1463 Wisniewski,J/Rible,D+9 Mun. emerg. mgmt. plans-concerns REF SLP

A1930 AcsAa (ACS/1R) Conaway,H/Gusciora,R+1 Health Benf. Exchange Act REF SCM

A2565 Diegnan,P/Quijano,A+4 Title recordation-revises law REF SCU

A2806 Aca (1R) Jasey,M/Coutinho,A Nonpub. sch.-convert into charter sch. REF SED

A2872 Aa (1R) Chivukula,U Distrib generation customers-reg charges REF SEG

A3083 AcsAca (ACS/1R) Jasey,M/Coutinho,A Charter sch.-desig. new authorizers REF SLP

A3356 AcsAa (ACS/1R) Coutinho,A/Jasey,M Charter sch. prog-modify various aspects REF SED

A3435 Aa (1R) Diegnan,P/Moriarty,P Arbitration org-estab cert consumer prot REF SCM

A3578 Aa (1R) Quijano,A/Lampitt,P+3 Student loan repymt-devel, distrib. info REF SED

A3633 Jasey,M/McKeon,J+2 Soil contamination-incl loc pub contract REF SEN

A3694 AcaAa (2R) Lampitt,P/Giblin,T+2 Higher ed.-make suppl. contrib. to ABP REF SED

A3852 Aca (1R) Diegnan,P/Barnes,P+12 Charter sch. estab.-voter approval req. REF SED

A3939 Aa (1R) Benson,D/Ryan,K Real prop. assess. demo. prog.-estab. REF SCU

A3991 Aca (1R) Chivukula,U/Johnson,G Util pole solar equip-BPU standard excep REF SEN

A4008 Diegnan,P/Jasey,M+3 Cheerleader-incl head injury safety prog REF SED

A4039 Albano,N/Gusciora,R+1 Income tax return-wildlife vol. contrib. REF SEN

A4111 Conners,J/Milam,M+4 Vet. Haven Council-creates REF SMV

ACR196 Conners,J/Milam,M+5 F-35 aircraft-cong. recognize importance REF SMV

Co-Sponsors Added:

S2243 (Vitale,J) Charter sch. estab.-voter approval req.

S2374 (Scutari,N) Wind turbines-proh 2,000 feet from resid

S2852 (Bateman,C) Patrick's Law-addl penal animal tourture

S2914 (Doherty,M) Parental Rights Prog. Act

S2946 (Buono,B) Greenhouse Gas Initiative-clarify intent

S3003 (Bateman,C; Kean,T; Pennachio,J; Singer,R) Women's health svc.;$6.3M

SCR158 (Singer,R) Iran, nuclear weapons-US, prevent

Co-Sponsors Withdrawn:

S3003 (Pennacchio,J) Women's health svc.;$6.3M

Co-Prime Sponsors Added:

S2922 (Van Drew,J) MV fac.-estab. customer wait times

The Senate President has made the following appointment:

 

*Effective July 7, 2011

 

Public Employee Residency Committee:

 

Michele R. Liebtag, of Frenchtown.

 

Notes to the 6/29/2011 Digest:

Nominations Advise and Consent:

 

TO BE A JUDGE OF THE SUPERIOR COURT:

Richard M. Freid, of North Haledon.

Bills Received From Assembly/Without Reference/Given Second Reading:

 

A3908 DeAngelo,W/Benson,D St., regional, loc auth-internet websit SWR 2RS

The Senate adjourned at 4:40 PM on July 8, 2011, to meet again on Monday July 11, 2011 (SESSION).

ASSEMBLY ACTION

The Assembly did not meet.

Bills Passed Both Houses/Sent To Governor:

None

Bills Signed Into Law Since Last Session (06/29/2011):

P.L.2011, c.82. S4001 Sca (1R/LIV) Sarlo,P/Greenwald,L+2 6/30/2011 FY 2011-makes St. and fed. suppl. approp

P.L.2011, c.83. S2980 Whelan,J/Sarlo,P+10 6/30/2011 Corp tax research cred-application limit

P.L.2011, c.84. S2981 Greenstein,L/Sarlo,P+12 6/30/2011 S corp.-decrease min. corp. bus. tax

P.L.2011, c.85. S4000 (LIV) Sarlo,P/Greenwald,L+3 6/30/2011 St budget FY2011/2012-St$30.6B Fed$12.1B

P.L.2011, c.86. S483 AcaAa w/GR (3R) Lesniak,R/Coutinho,A+13 7/1/2011 Smart Growth areas-concerns devel. plans

P.L.2011, c.87. S2580 ScaAca (2R) Turner,S/Madden,F+1 7/1/2011 Unemp claim-specific filing instructions

P.L.2011, c.88. S2609 ScaSaAca (3R) Turner,S/Madden,F+1 7/1/2011 Taxes, paid into St. disab benf. fd-adj.