NEW JERSEY

LEGISLATIVE DIGEST

 

for October 1, 2012

 

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Vol. XXIV No. 36 215th Legislature $ First Annual Session

 

SENATE ACTION (QUORUM)

Bills Introduced/Without Reference/Given Second Reading:

S2207 Sweeney,S Court fees-revise or supplement

SR83 Sweeney,S/Weinberg,L Breast Cancer Awareness-St/Natl observ.

 

Bills Introduced:

S2201 Madden,F Alt. worker's comp prog.-auth. estab. REF SLA

S2202 Lesniak,R+2 HomeKeeper Prog-HMFA participation REF SBA

S2203 Buono,B Fifth Quarter Pilot Prog.-estab. 3 yr. REF SED

S2204 Norcross,D Phencyclidine distribution-incr. penal. REF SLP

S2205 Norcross,D Firefighters-concerns age restrictions REF SSG

S2206 Pennacchio,J/O'Toole,K+1 Reliability, Storm Response Act of 2012 REF SEG

S2208 Gordon,R Flood Hazard Area Control Act REF SEN

S2209 Weinberg,L/Greenstein,L Freeholders-solemnize marriages REF SJU

S2210 Madden,F St. Dept-post commemorations on website REF SSG

S2213 Van Drew,J Withholdings from emp. wages-cert. pymts REF SLA

S2214 Turner,S Cigars, flavored-proh. sale REF SHH

S2215 Sweeney,S Civil actions, cert.-brought w/in 2 yrs. REF SJU

S2216 Weinberg,L Inmates-concerns transitional svcs. REF SLP

S2217 Sacco,N Pub. util.-relocate fac. when necessary REF STR

S2218 Allen,D Council Youth & Collegiate Affairs-estab REF SED

S2219 Whelan,J Overseas Resid Absentee Voting-revise REF SSG

S2220 Allen,D Moose's Law-proh viol. working w/animals REF SEG

S2226 Whelan,J St. Lottery winners-anonymous for 1 yr. REF SSG

S2236 Gordon,R Mobile gaming devices-rules/regulations REF SSG

SCR1 Sweeney,S Min. wage-set at $8.25 REF SLA

SJR61 Madden,F Lily Dryden Day-desig. Sept. 1 each yr. REF SHH

SJR62 Van Drew,J Prosecutors-introduce cert. evidence REF SJU

SR77 Addiego,D Congressman Todd Akin's remarks-condemns REF SHH

SR79 Gill,N Emancipation Proclamation-commem. anniv. REF SSG

SR80 Weinberg,L Korean vet. of Vietnam War-honors REF SMV

Bills Reported from Committee/Given 2nd Reading:

A718 Ramos,R/Quijano,A+2 Pub. sch-letter enrolling resid students REP

A1083 Quijano,A/Lampitt,P+13 Student loan repymt-devel, distrib. info REP

A1335 AcaSca (2R) Greenwald,L/Caputo,R+1 Marriage and civil union lic.-concerns REP/SCA

A1902 Rumana,S/Diegnan,P+2 Tabitha's Law-notify sch pupil's absence REP

A2949 Green,J/Stender,L Plainfield Armory-auth. to sell REP

S64 Codey,R/Oroho,S+1 Steroid use among students-deters REP

S459 Sca (1R) Turner,S High sch graduation-complete all req. REP/SCA

S721 O'Toole,K+1 Tabitha's Law-notify sch pupil's absence REP

S968/1494 Scs (SCS) Weinberg,L Pub. svc priv contracts-estab procedures REP/SCS

S1219 Sca (1R) Codey,R/Lesniak,R Wrongful imprisonment-incr. comp. REP/SCA

S1255 Sca (1R) Vitale,J/Codey,R+1 Group Home Fire Safety Act REP/SCA

S1307 Weinberg,L N. Princeton Devel. Ctr.-follow-up study REP

 

Bills Reported from Committee/Given 2nd Reading: (contd)

 

S1650 ScaSca (2R) Vitale,J/Sweeney,S Emerg. med. svcs. delivery-revise req. REP/SCA

S1731 Sca (1R) Bucco,A.R./Addiego,D+1 Safe havens for newborns-expand REP/SCA

S1904 ScaSca (2R) Sarlo,P Alco. bev.-allow issuance of special lic REP/SCA

S1911 ScaSca (2R) Madden,F Children's Sudden Cardiac Events Act REP/SCA

S1912 Sca (1R) Madden,F Scholastic Student-Athlete Safety Act REP/SCA

S2015 Scutari,N Plainfield Armory-auth. to sell REP

S2042 Van Drew,J Eagle Manor, Fairfield Twp-auth. to sell REP

S2044 Buono,B Temp. disab. benf-disseminate cert. info REP

S2087 Ruiz,M/Turner,S Length of sch. day-pilot prog. to extend REP

S2106 Sca (1R) Scutari,N/Cardinale,G Marriage and civil union lic.-concerns REP/SCA

S2123 Ruiz,M Pub. sch-letter enrolling resid students REP

S2135 Sca (1R) Gill,N/Vitale,J Health Benf. Exchange Act REP/SCA

S2136 Sca (1R) Sweeney,S Hot tubs-proh. 17 yrs of age use REP/SCA

S2150 Kean,T/Singer,R Student loan repymt-devel, distrib. info REP

S2157 ScaSca (2R) Lesniak,R+2 Resid. Foreclosure Transformation Act REP/SCA

S2177 Sca (1R) Madden,F/Beach,J Security, Finan. Empowerment Act-creates REP/SCA

S2202 Lesniak,R+2 HomeKeeper Prog-HMFA participation REP

S2212 Sca (1R) Lesniak,R/Madden,F Unemp. benf. determinations-appeals REP/SCA

SJR45 Bucco,A.R. Hypophosphatasia Awareness Wk-October REP

SR62 Weinberg,L Memorandum of Understanding-policies REP

Bills Combined:

S1494 Turner,S Privatize St. svcs.-concerns contracts COMB/W S968 (SCS)

Bills Referred/SBA:

S1255 Sca (1R) Vitale,J/Codey,R+1 Group Home Fire Safety Act

S1307 Weinberg,L N. Princeton Devel. Ctr.-follow-up study

S1731 Sca (1R) Bucco,A.R./Addiego,D+1 Safe havens for newborns-expand

S1912 Sca (1R) Madden,F Scholastic Student-Athlete Safety Act

S2044 Buono,B Temp. disab. benf-disseminate cert. info

S2087 Ruiz,M/Turner,S Length of sch. day-pilot prog. to extend

Co-Sponsors Added:

S333 (Weinberg,L) Healthy Workplace Act-estab.

S1528 (Pennacchio,J) Transfer inheritance tax-phases out

S1694 (Bucco,A.R.) Co. tax admin.-permits co. to share

S1731 Sca (1R) (Gordon,R) Safe havens for newborns-expand

S1796 Sca (1R) (Gordon,R) Naturally Occurring Retir Community prog

S1813 (Pennacchio,J) PERS-concerns accidental disab. benf.

S1894 (Vitale,J) Affordable housing devel. fees-concerns

S2007 (Van Drew,J) Honor and Remember Flag-desig. St. flag

S2052 Sca (1R) (Addiego,D; Gordon,R) Continuing care community-bill of rights

S2157 ScaSca (2R) (Cunningham,S; Ruiz,M) Resid. Foreclosure Transformation Act

S2202 (Cunninham,S; Ruiz,M) HomeKeeper Prog-HMFA participation

S2206 (Holzapfel,J) Reliability, Storm Response Act of 2012

SCR109 (Bucco,A.R.) Vet, cert.-extend prop. tax deduction

SR68 (Addiego,D) Armed Forces Heritage House-contrib.

Co-Prime Sponsors Added:

S879 (Beach,J) Sample ballots-elim. mail req.

S1731 Sca (1R) (Addiego,D) Safe havens for newborns-expand

S1895 (Allen,D) Emer. svc. fees-proh.

S2030 (Bucco,A.R.) Texting while driv-prov. instruction

S2122 (Stack,B) Health care fac repurposing-bus tax cred

S2138 (Bucco,A.R.) Self-Svc Storage Fac. Act-cert revisions

S2177 Sca (1R) (Beach,J) Security, Finan. Empowerment Act-creates

S2185 (Whelan,J) Voter serve as messenger-reduces number

 

 

 

 

The Senate President has made the following appointment:

 

*Effective September 24, 2012

 

Casino Revenue Fund Advisory Commission:

 

Senator Dawn Marie Addiego (8).

 

The Senate adjourned at 6:08 P.M. to meet again on Thursday, October 4, 2012 (SESSION).

ASSEMBLY ACTION

The Assembly did not meet. The Assembly will meet on Thursday, October 11, 2012 (QUORUM, Committee Groups A and B scheduled to meet).

Bills Passed Both Houses/Sent To Governor:

None

Bills Signed Into Law Since Last Session (09/27/12):

None