NEW JERSEY

LEGISLATIVE DIGEST



for October 3, 2002



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Vol. XIV No. 39 210th Legislature First Annual Session

SENATE ACTION



The Senate did not meet. The Senate will meet on Monday, October 7, 2002 (SESSION).



ASSEMBLY ACTION (QUORUM)



Bills Introduced:



A2837 Myers,C Water supply/sewerage, cert-tax deduct. REF AEN

A2838 Garrett,E Bus Tax Reform Act-concerns REF AAP

A2839 Friscia,A/Guear,G Pharmaceutical manuf-marketing practices REF AHH

A2840 Cohen,N Human stem cell research-concerns REF AHH

A2841 Roberts,J/Stender,L Sch. Integrated Pest Mgmt. Act REF AEN

A2842 Asselta,N/Van Drew,J Abducted/endangered child-concern signal REF ALP

A2843 Watson Coleman,B Neighborhood revitalization-concerns REF ACE

A2844 Geist,G Pinelands-concerns fire mgmt. and ed. REF AAN

A2845 Smith,R Police off, retired-concerns firearms REF ALP

A2846 Guear,G Dogs-concerns licensing REF AAN

A2847 Greenstein,L Arbitration procedures-concerns rules REF AJU

ACR133 Sires,A/Roberts,J Slots at Meadowlands racetrack-allow REF ATG

AR189 Corodemus,S Iraq-support President's stance REF AMV



Bills Reported from Committee/Given 2nd Reading:



A287 Gusciora,R/Weinberg,L+11 Minor consent to HIV treatment-permits REP

A1322 Aca (1R) Geist,G+1 Computer software, cert.-proh. sale REP/ACA

A1752 Aca (1R) Weinberg,L/Impreveduto,A Ads-concerns use of names REP/ACA

A1873 Aca (1R) Caraballo,W/Roberts,J Health Svc. Advisory Comm.-abolish REP/ACA

A1884 Impreveduto,A/Moran,J Minor subdivisions-Map Filing Law REP

A1887 Aca (1R) Chatzidakis,L Access device-incl. ATM bank cards REP/ACA

A2038 Aca (1R) Friscia,A/Previte,M Children's protective eyewear-concerns REP/ACA

A2317 Vandervalk,C/Roberts,J Foreclosure procedures-concerns REP

A2389 Aca (1R) Hackett,M Multiple dwellings-emerg evacuation plan REP/ACA

A2624 Conaway,H/Smith,R+2 Meat, sell-by date-notify customers REP

A2727/794 Acs (ACS) Ahearn,M/Weinberg,L Collaborating Ctr. for Nursing-estab. REP/ACS

A2751/2181 Acs (ACS) Watson Coleman,B Health Care Svc. Firms-cert emp agencies REP/ACS

A2795 Cruz-Perez,N Home repair finan. contract-concerns REP

AR84 Weinberg,L/Johnson,G Homless asst.-fd. cert. families REP

S418 Bryant,W/Littell,R Home repair finan. contract-concerns REP

S495 ScaAca (2R) Vitale,J/Matheussen,J+5 Collaborating Ctr. for Nursing-estab. REP/ACA

S1396 ScaAca (2R) Singer,R/Vitale,J Health Care Svc. Firms-cert emp agencies REP/ACA



Bills Reported Referred/AAP:



A53 Smith,T Remedial reading prog, inmates-estab. REP REF AAP

A392 Wisniewski,J+6 Defibrillator grant prog.-estab. REP REF AAP

Bills Reported Referred/AAP: (cont'd)



A1723 Acs (ACS) Malone,J/Conaway,H Council on Med. Sch. Clinical Clerkships REP/ACS REF AAP

A1755 Aca (1R) Weinberg,L/Johnson,G+3 Sex offender reg.-false address penal. REP/ACA REF AAP

A1768 Cohen,N+1 Weapons in sch.-toll free hotline REP REF AAP

A2217 Aca (1R) Chivukula,U Health dept, loc-crim. background check REP/ACA REF AAP

A2330 Aca (1R) Stender,L/Burzichelli,J+11 Vol fire/rescue squad memb-mortgage prog REP/ACA REF AAP

A2369 Wisniewski,J/Egan,J+1 ABC id cards-concerns REP REF AAP

A2601 Aca (1R) Weinberg,L/Ahearn,M+1 Infantile Autism Med. Research Fd. REP/ACA REF AAP

S1036 ScaAca (2R) Inverso,P/Allen,D+3 Sex offender reg.-false address penal. REP/ACA REF AAP



Bills Reported Referred/AJU:



A496 Cohen,N Human embryo, frozen-written directives REP REF AJU



Bills Combined:



A794 Blee,F/DeCroce,A+2 Collaborating Ctr. for Nursing;$1.2M COMB/W A2727

A2181 Malone,J/Cottrell,M Health Care Svc. Firms-cert emp agencies COMB/W A2751



Bills Transferred:



A1531 Azzolina,J/Heck,R Mobile Telephone Act FROM ATU TO ATR

A1681 Cohen,N Small bus. health benf.-income tax cred. FROM AJU TO ALA

A2355 Fisher,D/Burzichelli,J+1 Cell phone, hand held while driv-offense FROM ALP TO ATR



Co-Sponsors Added:



A244 (Van Drew,J; McKeon,J)

A540 (Fisher,D)

A1673 (Eagler,P)

A2191 Aca (1R) (McKeon,J)

A2233/1912 Acs (ACS) (Smith,R)

A2388 (Green,J)

A2528 (Thompson,S; Arnone,M; Chatzidakis,L)

A2662 (Fisher,D)

A2665 (Burzichelli,J; Eagler,P; Fraguela,R; Guear,G; Stanley,C)

A2678 (Cottrell,M; Malone,J)

A2759 (Conaway,H)

AR23 (Thompson,S)



Second Prime Sponsors Added:



A2140 (Johnson,G)



Third Prime Sponsors Added:



A2654 Aca (1R) (Wisniewski,J)

A2655 Aca (1R) (Wisniewski,J)

AR169 (Wisniewski,J)



The Assembly adjourned at 5:45 P.M. to meet on Monday, October 7, 2002 (SESSION).



Bills Passed Both Houses/Sent To Governor:



None



Bills Signed Into Law Since Last Session (9/30/2002):



None