NEW JERSEY

LEGISLATIVE DIGEST

 

for December 20, 2017

 

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Vol. XXIX No. 43 217th Legislature $ Second Annual Session

 

SENATE ACTION (QUORUM)

Nominations Received and Referred to SJU:

TO BE A JUDGE OF THE SUPERIOR COURT:

Leslie-Ann M. Justus, of Marlboro.

 

TO BE A MEMBER OF THE BOARD OF EXAMINERS OF ELECTRICAL CONTRACTORS:

Anthony Anzelone, of Cape May Court House, to replace James H. Flaherty.

 

TO BE A MEMBER OF THE COMMISSION ON CIVIL RIGHTS:

Honorable Patricia Perkins-Auguste, of Elizabeth, to replace Salena Carroll.

Nominations Withdrawn:

TO BE A MEMBER OF THE COMMISSION ON CIVIL RIGHTS:

Salena Carroll, of Elizabeth.

Bills Introduced:

S3629 Bucco,A.R. Master hearth prof.-estab. lic. REF SCM

S3630 Singer,R Sr. freeze prog.-exemp. fed. RR Act benf REF SLA

S3632 Sweeney,S Income tax agreement reciprocal-concerns REF SBA

S3633 Sweeney,S Haz. waste fac., major-amends definition REF SBA

S3634 Beach,J Cable Television Act-amends REF SBA

SCR174 Holzapfel,J Natl Flood Insur Prog-Cong oppose reauth REF SCM

Bills Reported from Committee/Given 2nd Reading:

S3560 Sca (1R) Sweeney,S/Smith,B+1 Nuclear Diversity Cert. Prog.-estab. REP/SCA

Co-Sponsors Added:

S1237 Sca (1R) (Stack,B) Haz Site Remediation Fd-change provision

S2313 (Stack,B) Sch bldg-equip w/emerg light panic alarm

S3560 Sca (1R) (Lesniak,R) Nuclear Diversity Cert. Prog.-estab.

S3598 (Kean,T) St. prop tax pad-deduct from income tax

 

Note to the 12/18/2017 Digest:

 

Third Prime Sponsors Added:

 

S2872 ScaSca (2R) (Van Drew,J) Garden St. Growth Zone-Bus. incentive

The Senate adjourned at 1:05 P.M. on Thursday, December 21, 2017 to meet again on Thursday, January 4, 2018 (SESSION/Committees at the Call of the Senate President).

 

ASSEMBLY ACTION (QUORUM)

Bills Introduced/Without Reference/Given Second Reading:

A5339 Mukherji,R/Chaparro,A Sewerage auth. budgets-req. St oversight

AJR178 McKeon,J Juvenile parole elig.-create task force

Bills Introduced:

A5331 Schaer,G Resid. rental prop. inspection-concerns REF ACE

A5332 Burzichelli,J Haz. waste fac., major-amends definition REF AEN

A5333 McKeon,J Texting while driv, sch. zone-incr penal REF ALP

A5334 McKeon,J St. pensions-proh. cert. investments REF ASL

A5335 Pintor Marin,E/Sumter,S Personal Injury Trust Fd Transparency REF AJU

ACR262 McGuckin,G Natl Flood Insur Prog-Cong oppose reauth REF AFI

Bills Reported from Committee/Given 2nd Reading:

A5330 Aca (1R) McKeon,J/Burzichelli,J Nuclear Diversity Cert. Prog.-estab. REP/ACA
S2180 ScaAca (2R) Oroho,S Rural Electric Cooperative Act REP/ACA

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

 

S2214 w/GR (1R) Turner,S/Cunningham,S+3 Higher ed. tuition-improve transparency

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

A224 AcsScaSca (ACS/2R) DeAngelo,W/Giblin,T+2 Pool and spa svc. contractors-concerns

A492 AcaSca (2R) Russo,D/Coughlin,C+2 Emp. inventions-protect rights

A2080 AcaSa (2R) Mukherji,R/Pintor Marin,E+5 Renewable energy efficiency-estab. prog.

A2204 AcaSca (2R) Eustace,T/Benson,D+2 Hydropower fac-virtual net metering

A3612 AcaAaAaSca (4R) Greenwald,L/Lampitt,P+7 Playground-co design/construct inclusive

A3636 AcaSa (2R) Vainieri Huttle,V/Holley,J+2 Animal rescued from mv-immunity

A3655 Sca (1R) Mosquera,G/Jones,P+3 Child abuse hotline-sch. posting req.

A4357 Sca (1R) Wimberly,B/Johnson,G+1 St. Emp., Training Comm.-changes comp.

A4470 AcaAaSa (3R) Schaer,G/Vainieri Huttle,V+3 Behavioral Health Svc. Task Force-estab

Bills Received from Senate/Referred to Committee:

S2934 Pennacchio,J/Bucco,A.R. MV id prog-emerg med tech/paramedic cert REF ATR

S2971 Sca (1R) Madden,F/Beach,J Nurse-proh. use, unlic. person REF ARP

S3028 ScaSa (2R) Smith,B/Greenstein,L+4 Food date labeling-estab. standards REF ALP

S3274 Rice,R Dwellings-concerns short-term tax exemp. REF ACE

S3605 Vitale,J/Madden,F+1 Drug overdose deaths-concerns reports REF AHE

Bills Received from Senate/Without Reference/Given Second Reading:

S848 Stack,B/Oroho,S+2 Sewerage auth. budgets-req. St oversight

S1710 Ss (SS) Vitale,J/Singer,R+1 Health care fac. lic.-concerns

S2747 ScaSa (2R) Weinberg,L/Allen,D Wage info-emp. req. disclose

S2872 ScaSca (2R) Pou,N/Bell,C+1 Garden St. Growth Zone-Bus. incentive

S3341 Sa (1R) Ruiz,M Econ. Redevel-extend document submission

S3395 Sca (1R) Scutari,N Alarm business signs/decals-proh. sale

S3409 Sca (1R) Gordon,R/Bucco,A.R. Loc. pub. contracts-concerns changes

S3458 Bucco,A.R.+1 Fire safety comm.-incr. memb.

S3459 Sarlo,P/Gordon,R Towing svcs.-concerning non-consensual

S3554 Sca (1R) Sweeney,S/Corrado,K+2 Background checks, expands-disab. svc.

S3558 Scs (SCS) Lesniak,R/Cruz-Perez,N+2 Animal cruelty law enforcement-revises

S3604 Sca (1R) Vitale,J/Diegnan,P.J.+1 Schedule II cds & opioids-concerns reg.

S3607 Weinberg,L/Gordon,R Mike Adler Aphasis Task Force-amends

S3614 Sca (1R) Sweeney,S/Oroho,S SPRS retir. memb.-concerns health benf.

S3616 Sarlo,P Natural gas veh.-concerns weight limits

S3620 Sca (1R) Cunningham,S Pub. officials-change PERS memb. elig.

SJR98 Turner,S/Weinberg,L+11 Fibrodysplasis Ossificans Prog. Day

 

Co-Sponsors Added:

A2544 (Jimenez,A) Sex offenders-bars jobs w/child contact

Second Prime Sponsors Added:

A4448 Acs (ACS) (Burzichelli,J) Prop. Assessment practice-concerns

A4855 (Karabinchak,R) Contracts cert-award as single contract

A5284 (Jimenez,A) Ovarian cancer-prov. income tax contrib.

A5325 (Mukherji,R) Death benfs.-concerns claims

Third Prime Sponsors Added:

A1986 (Jimenez,A) Waterfront Comm, NY Harbo-incr. memb.

A3857 (Jimenez,A) TPAF retiree-concerns reemp.

A4855 (Pinkin,N) Contracts cert-award as single contract

A5231 Acs (ACS) (DiMaio,J) Animal cruelty law enforcement-revises

Third Prime Sponsors Withdrawn:

A5264 (Vainieri Huttle,V) Heroin Mixtures-upgrade penal.

Fourth Prime Sponsors Added:

A3671 Aca (1R) (Kennedy,J) Carryout bags-estab. and dedicate fees

Fifth Prime Sponsors Added:

A5330 Aca (1R) (Kean,S) Nuclear Diversity Cert. Prog.-estab.

ACR256 (Downey,J) Children's Health Insur. Prog.-enact

The Assembly adjourned at 12:36 P.M. on Thursday, December 21, 2017 to meet again on Thursday, January 4, 2018 (SESSION).

Bills Passed Both Houses/Sent To Governor:

None

Bills Signed Into Law Since Last Session (12/18/2017):

P.L.2017, c.243. S3306 Sca (1R) Cunningham,S/Sweeney,S+3 12/20/2017 Emp. discrimination-proh.

P.L.2017, c.244. S3307 Sca (1R) Cunningham,S/Sweeney,S+5 12/20/2017 Expunging crim records-revise procedures

P.L.2017, c.245. S3308 Cunningham,S/Sweeney,S+7 12/20/2017 Juv. expunge-decrease waiting period