NEW JERSEY

LEGISLATIVE DIGEST



for June 16, 2003



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Vol. XV No. 27 210th Legislature Second Annual Session



SENATE ACTION (SESSION)



Nominations Advise and Consent:



TO BE A JUDGE OF THE SUPERIOR COURT:

Diane Pincus, of North Brunswick.

John C. Kennedy, of Montclair.

Bernadette N. DeCastro, of Watchung.

Honora Kilgallen, of Manasquan.

Julie M. Marino, of Hillsborough.

Frank M. Ciuffani, of Monroe Township.

Dennis F. Carey, III, of Livingston.

James J. Morley, of Moorestown.

Joseph L. Rea, of Piscataway.

Ramona A. Santiago, of Newark.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE ADVISORY COUNCIL ON ADOLESCENT PREGNANCY:

Eva S. Goldfarb, Ph.D., of Upper Montclair, to replace Sharon Mallikarjun.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE ADVISORY COUNCIL ON CORRECTIONS:

Reynaldo R. Martinez, of Haledon, to replace James Plousis, resigned.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE BOARD OF GOVERNORS - RUTGERS UNIVERSITY:

Albert R. Gamper, Jr., of Far Hills.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE COLLEGE OF NEW JERSEY - BOARD OF TRUSTEES:

Patricia A. Rado, of Annandale.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE ESSEX COUNTY BOARD OF TAXATION:

Everett M. Johnson, Esq., C.P.A, of Newark, to replace Jack Wigler.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE GREENWOOD LAKE COMMISSION:

Sandra E. Lawson, of Haskell.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE HEARING AID DISPENSERS EXAMINING COMMITTEE:

Jennifer A. Schaal, of Allenhurst.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE LICENSED LENDERS ADVISORY BOARD:

E. Robert Levy, of Livingston.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE MEDICAL PRACTITIONER REVIEW PANEL:

Jacquelyn A. Degregorio, Esq., of Caldwell, to replace J. Ross Bevis, resigned.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE MONMOUTH COUNTY BOARD OF TAXATION:

Annie W. Grant, of Long Branch.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE NEW JERSEY ADVISORY COMMISSION ON THE STATUS OF WOMEN:

Carol Patterson Brooks, of West Orange, to replace Lathea Morris.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE NEW JERSEY AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE RISK EXCHANGE BOARD OF DIRECTORS:

Russell R. Shaner, of Haddon Heights, to replace William Clarke, resigned.

M. Cecelia Parrish, of Cherry Hill, to replace Debra R. Berney.

Nominations Advise and Consent: (cont'd)



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE NEW JERSEY BOARD OF PUBLIC UTILITIES:

Frederick F. Butler, of Belle Mead.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE NEW JERSEY CEMETERY BOARD:

David M. Mallach, of Maplewood.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE NEW JERSEY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY FOR SMALL BUSINESSES, MINORITIES, AND WOMEN'S ENTERPRISES:

Maria Efstratiades, of Cherry Hill, to replace Maria Pan, resigned.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE NEW JERSEY EDUCATIONAL FACILITIES AUTHORITY:

Vivian Altman, of Summit.

Roger Bruce Jacobs, of West Orange, to replace Richard Blank, Jr., resigned.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE NEW JERSEY HISTORICAL COMMISSION:

Larry A. Greene, Ph.D., of East Orange.

Maxine N. Lurie, Ph.D, of Piscataway, to replace Elizabeth Holdsworth.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE NEW JERSEY OFFICE ON MINORITY AND MULTICULTURAL HEALTH ADVISORY COUNCIL:

Denise V. Rodgers, M.D., of Montclair.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE NEW JERSEY PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT RELATIONS COMMISSION:

Peter J. DiNardo, of Jersey City, to replace Edward McGlynn, resigned.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE NEW JERSEY SPORTS AND EXPOSITION AUTHORITY:

Honorable Fredrick Potter, Jr., of Point Pleasant.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE NEW JERSEY STATE BOARD OF COSMETOLOGY AND HAIRSTYLING:

Ronald Jerome Brown, of Irvington, to replace Joseph Stead.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE NEW JERSEY TRANSIT CORPORATION:

Myron P. Shevell, of Long Branch.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE NEW JERSEY URBAN ENTERPRISE ZONE AUTHORITY:

Walter K. Brown, of East Orange, to replace Marla Smith.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE PALISADES INTERSTATE PARK COMMISSION:

Kevin J. Collins, of Saddle River.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE STATE BOARD OF AGRICULTURE:

Frank P. Baitinger, III, of Bridgeton, to replace Russell Marino.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE STATE INVESTMENT COUNCIL:

Susan Ann Crotty, of New Vernon, to replace Ronald Burton, resigned.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MEDICINE AND DENTISTRY OF NEW JERSEY BOARD OF TRUSTEES:

Donald C. Bradley, of Newark, to replace Isabel Miranda, Esq., resigned.

John J. Petillo, Ph.D., of West Orange, to replace Harvey Holzberg.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE WILLIAM PATERSON UNIVERSITY OF NEW JERSEY-BOARD OF TRUSTEES:

Clarice B. Jackson, of Orange.



TO BE AN ADMINISTRATIVE LAW JUDGE:

Caridad F. Rigo, of West Orange.

Jesse H. Strauss, of West Orange.



TO BE THE ATTORNEY GENERAL:

Peter C. Harvey, of Somerset, to replace David Samson, resigned.



TO BE THE CHIEF JUSTICE OF THE SUPREME COURT:

Deborah Poritz, of Princeton.



TO BE THE DIRECTOR OF THE STATE LOTTERY COMMISSION:

Virginia S. Bauer, of Rumson, to replace Honorable Virginia E. Haines, resigned.



TO BE THE OCEAN COUNTY SURROGATE:

Honorable Jeffrey W. Moran, of Forked River, to replace Franklin V. Fischer, deceased.



TO BE THE SOMERSET COUNTY PROSECUTOR:

Wayne J. Forrest, of Hillsborough Township.



Nominations Notice of Intention:



TO BE A JUDGE OF THE SUPERIOR COURT:

Joseph Charles, of Jersey City.



Nominations Received and Referred to SJU:



TO BE THE SALEM COUNTY PROSECUTOR:

John Lenahan, of Pilesgrove.



TO BE THE WARREN COUNTY PROSECUTOR:

Thomas S. Ferguson, of Phillipsburg.



Bills Introduced:



S2673 Bark,M/Kavanaugh,W Manuf. Extension Prog.;$1M REF SBA

S2674 Bark,M DOC contracts-concerns REF SLP

S2675 Kavanaugh,W/Bark,M Bleacher Safety Act REF SCU

S2676 Suliga,J Fish for scientific purposes-clarify law REF SEN

S2677 Martin,R/Baer,B Tpk. Auth. towing contracts-concerns REF STR

S2678 Ciesla,A Blueberry, highbush-desig. as St. fruit REF SEG

S2679 Ciesla,A Util. Fac Relocation & Installation Act REF SEG

S2680 Palaia,J Black Creek/Wreck Pond dredging;$5M REF SEN

S2681 Allen,D Electronic mail, unsolicited-penalty REF SCM

S2682 Bryant,W Ad. signs, outdoor-estab. fees REF SBA

S2683 Geist,G Privatize St. svcs.-concerns contracts REF SLA

SR163 Ciesla,A Adult video games-proh. sale to minors REF SLP



Bills On Emergency Resolution:



S1480 ScaSa (2R) Cardinale,G Check Cashers Reg Act, 1993-modify prov. (35-0) (Cardinale)



Bills Passed:



A2482 Aca (1R) Doria,J/Perez-Cinciarelli,E Presidents' Council, N.J.-concerns memb. (39-0)

A2608 Aca (1R) McKeon,J/Ahearn,M+16 Tenant security deposit laws-changes (21-15)

A3062 Aca (1R) Conaway,H/Carroll,M+3 Morristown Mem. Hosp-children acute care (38-0)

A3191 AcaSca (2R) Impreveduto,A/Bateman,C+2 Individual deferred annuities-concerns (38-0)

S825 Charles,J Mun. retir. systems, cert.-concerns (37-0)

S919 ScsSaAca (SCS/2R) Vitale,J/Matheussen,J Accredited Med Sch Clinical Clerkship (36-0)

S1089 w/GR (1R) Cardinale,G Prof. and occupational lic.-concerns (37-0)

S1480 ScaSa (2R) Cardinale,G Check Cashers Reg Act, 1993-modify prov. (26-8)

S1795 Sca w/GR (2R) Bucco,A/Matheussen,J+5 Shower rails-req. in sr. rental proj. (35-0)

S1948 ScsAcaAca (SCS/2R) McNamara,H/Suliga,J+16 Underground storage tank finan-concerns (38-0)

S2275 Scs (SCS) Bennett,J/Codey,R+5 Mandated Health Benf. Advis. Comm. (34-0)

S2304 Sca (1R) Turner,S/Inverso,P Trenton War Memorial-promote prog. (39-0)

S2338 Sa (1R) Bark,M Horse racing industry-cert. changes (22-2)

S2354 Scs (SCS) Suliga,J/Ciesla,A Commercial Landfill Reg. Reform Act (35-0)

S2357 Sweeney,S Sch dist reclassification-concern limits (37-2)

S2367 Scs (SCS) Girgenti,J/McNamara,H+2 Co., mun.-crim. hist. background checks (39-0)

S2379 Gill,N+2 Organic farming-concerns (37-0)

SCR61 Scs (SCS) Bennett,J/Codey,R+1 Haz. discharge cleanup-concerns (38-0)



Bills Returned Second Reading/Amended:



A205 AcsScaSaSa (ACS/3R) Guear,G/Burzichelli,J+6 Prevailing Wage Act-estab penal. (35-0) (Suliga)

A2903 AcaAaSa (3R) Smith,R/Burzichelli,J+3 Deeds/mortgages-proh SS numbers (37-0) (Adler)

S1249/1278 ScsSa (SCS/1R) Matheussen,J/Coniglio,J+2 Medical gas piping installation-req cert (37-0) (Coniglio)

S1409 ScaSa (2R) Matheussen,J/Inverso,P+2 Dental benf.-insured choose dentist (34-1) (Inverso)

S1480 ScaSa (2R) Cardinale,G Check Cashers Reg Act, 1993-modify prov. (37-0) (Cardinale)

S1675 ScsSa (SCS/1R) Codey,R/Singer,R Abandoned Prop. Rehab. Act (38-0) (Rice)

S2251 ScaSa (2R) Bark,M Sudden Oak Death-estab. advis. council (38-0) (Bark)

S2586 ScaSa (2R) Codey,R Loc. emp. pymts.-phases in to PERS, PFRS (36-0) (Codey)



Bills Returned Second Reading/Substitute:



S2591 ScsSs (SS) Bucco,A MV key-concerns reproduction (37-0) (Bucco)



Bills Substituted:



A2608 Aca (1R) McKeon,J/Ahearn,M+16 Tenant security deposit laws-changes SUB FOR S1579 (1R)

A3062 Aca (1R) Conaway,H/Carroll,M+3 Morristown Mem. Hosp-children acute care SUB FOR S1448 (1R)

A3191 AcaSca (2R) Impreveduto,A/Bateman,C+2 Individual deferred annuities-concerns SUB FOR S2050 (1R)

S1448 Sca (1R) Bucco,A/Suliga,J Morristown Mem. Hosp-children acute care SUB BY A3062 (1R)

S1579 Sca (1R) Baer,B/Furnari,G+12 Tenant security deposit laws-changes SUB BY A2608 (1R)

S2050 Sca (1R) Cardinale,G+1 Individual deferred annuities-concerns SUB BY A3191 (2R)



Bills Received from Governor/Conditional Veto:



S2402 ScaAcaAa (3R) Kenny,B/Kyrillos,J+1 Long Term Tax Exemp. Law-makes changes



Co-Sponsors Added:



S478 Sca (1R) (Geist,G)

S481 (Geist,G)

S1145 (Geist,G)

S1924 (Martin,R)

S2110 Sca (1R) (Allen,D)

S2184 (Geist,G)

S2407 (Ciesla,A)

S2475 (Allen,D)

S2517 (Allen,D)

S2523 (Geist,G)

SCR79 (Geist,G)



Co-Prime Sponsors Added:



S1892 (Turner,S)

S2304 Sca (1R) (Inverso,P)

S2390 Sca (1R) (McNamara,H)

S2555 (Geist,G)

SR145 (Geist,G)



Co-Sponsors Added to Bills Substituted:



A2608 Aca (1R) (Girgenti,J; Turner,S; Sweeney,S; James,S; Buono,B; Allen,D; Vitale,J; Furnari,G; Sacco,N; McNamara,H;

Singer,R; Coniglio,J; Baer,B; Rice,R)

A3062 Aca (1R) (Bucco,A; Suliga,J)

A3191 AcaSca (2R) (Lesniak,R; Cardinale,G)



Note to the June 12, 2003 Legislative Digest:



Prime Sponsors Added:



S2183 (Sarlo,P)



The Senate did not adjourn and is currently in recess. The Senate is presently scheduled to meet again on Thursday, June 19, 2003, (Quorum, Select Committees at the call of the Senate President).









ASSEMBLY ACTION (QUORUM)



Bills Introduced:



A3709 Cryan,J Realty transfer fee, suppl.-estab. REF ABU

A3710 Roberts,J/Impreveduto,A Hotel/motel occupancy fee-impose REF ABU

A3711 Diegnan,P Cigarette tax-incr. by 55 cents per pack REF ABU

A3712 Watson Coleman,B Telecommunications svcs.-imposes a fee REF ABU

A3713 Greenwald,L Casino Control Act-concerns REF ABU

A3785 DeCroce,A/Heck,R+25 GSP-removes tolls REF ATR

A3786 Guear,G Dogs & cats-concerns neutering & spaying REF AAN

A3787 Impreveduto,A/Moran,J Ophthalmic dispensers/tech-permit incorp REF ARP

A3788 Watson Coleman,B/Conners,J+1 Ed. Mandate Review Study Comm-estab. REF AED

A3789 Guear,G/Burzichelli,J+8 Underground storage tanks-install locks REF AEN

A3790 Diegnan,P/Barnes,P+1 Chiropractors, lic.-concerns adjustments REF ARP

A3791 Gregg,G St-funded ads-proh. Gov appearance REF ASG

A3792 Cryan,J/Stanley,C Gang ed. seminars-concerns REF AED

A3793 Gregg,G Satellite tv svc.-concerns REF ACO

A3794 Van Drew,J PFRS memb.-prov. enhanced survivor benf REF ASG

A3795 Asselta,N Housing nonprofits-concerns REF AHO

A3796 Cohen,N Resid. constr. contracts-fd disbursement REF AHO

A3797 Scalera,F Long-term care insur.-reg. REF ABI

A3798 Previte,M/Barnes,P+13 Juv central registry info-clarify access REF ALP

A3799 O'Toole,K/Russo,D Tabitha's Law-estab. REF AED

A3801 Blee,F Medicaid & PAAD-limits drug list REF AHH

A3802 Wolfe,D/Holzapfel,J+1 Telemarketing pol. calls-concerns REF ATU

A3803 Munoz,E/Bramnick,J NJ & You-Perfect Together-St. slogan REF ASG

A3804 Wisniewski,J/Hackett,M Fire resistance furnishings-higher ed. REF AHO

A3805 Greenstein,L/Roberts,J Ticket scalping-include out-of-st events REF ACO

A3806 Vandervalk,C Students w/conflict of conscience-excuse REF AED

A3807 Steele,A/Chivukula,U Tech. Procurement Study Comm.-estab. REF ASG

A3808 Conaway,H Judges, Burlington Co.-add two addl. REF AJU

A3809 Pennacchio,J/Merkt,R Health insur policy form-concerns filing REF ABI

A3810 Chatzidakis,L/Bodine,F Electric veh.-St. purchase REF AEN

A3811 Chatzidakis,L/Bodine,F Electric veh. charging sys.-tax exemp. REF AEN

A3812 Chatzidakis,L/Bodine,F Electric veh.-concerns sales tax REF AEN

A3813 Chatzidakis,L/Bodine,F Electric veh.-St. purch., lease REF AEN

A3814 Van Drew,J Tpk. Auth.-concerns abolishment of tolls REF ATR

A3815 Wisniewski,J/Fisher,D Prosthetic devices, used-immunity REF AJU

A3816 Wolfe,D/Blee,F Sch. bd. election-Nov. general election REF AED

A3818 Watson Coleman,B/Fisher,D Child Welfare Task Force-estab. REF AFW

AR314 Burzichelli,J/Wisniewski,J+13 I-A football-urge Rutgers to maintain REF AED

AR315 Pennacchio,J/Fraguela,R Fidel Castro's human rights viol-condemn REF ASG

AR316 McKeon,J/Hackett,M+11 Big East Conference-concerns w/drawing REF AED

AR317 Wolfe,D/Holzapfel,J Adult video games-proh. sale to minors REF ACE

AR318 Stanley,C Prescrip. drug under Medicare-enact leg. REF ASI



Bills Reported from Committee/Given 2nd Reading:



A82 Aca (1R) Thompson,S+5 Medical gas piping installation-req cert REP/ACA

A130/3549/3550/ 3551 Acs (ACS) Cruz-Perez,N+1 Electronic mail, bulk-proh. sending REP/ACS

A540 Aca (1R) Roberts,J/Geist,G+19 Prop. tax reform-St. constit. convention REP

A688 AcaAca (2R) Weinberg,L/Gusciora,R+15 Clean Indoor Air Act REP/ACA

A2129 AcaAca (2R) Fisher,D/Burzichelli,J+4 PFRS-concerning death benf. REP/ACA

A2231 Aca (1R) Perez-Cinciarelli,E/Doria,J Crane operators-prov. certification REP/ACA

A2346 Asselta,N/Barnes,P+1 Gaming investigator-carry firearm REP

A2363 Diegnan,P Prof. and occupational lic.-concerns REP

A2926 Aca (1R) Cohen,N+1 Managed care carriers-prov fee schedules REP/ACA

A3137 Acs (ACS) Roberts,J/Weinberg,L+1 Mandated Health Benf. Advis. Comm. REP/ACS

A3156 Aca (1R) Van Drew,J/Guear,G+1 Police training academies-concerns REP/ACA

A3225 Burzichelli,J/Fisher,D Securities viol-concerns burden of proof REP

A3334 Aca (1R) Roberts,J/Cruz-Perez,N Mun. rehab.-econ. devel. incentives REP/ACA

A3337 Green,J/Stender,L+7 Co. sheriffs, emp-estab. prof. standards REP

A3346 Aca (1R) Impreveduto,A/Biondi,P+1 Daily money managers-concerns REP/ACA

A3354 Impreveduto,A/Moran,J Emerg. svcs, med asst recipients-concern REP

A3487 Acs (ACS) Holzapfel,J/Barnes,P Fireworks viol., cert.-upgrade penal. REP/ACS

A3489 Aca (1R) Diegnan,P/Barnes,P+4 High sch. student athlete-concerns REP/ACA







Bills Reported from Committee/Given 2nd Reading: (cont'd)



A3534 Aca (1R) Weinberg,L/Conaway,H+5 Obesity Prev. Task Force-estab. REP/ACA

A3593 Acs (ACS) Conaway,H Weight loss drugs-physicians dispense REP/ACS

A3665 Pou,N/Weinberg,L+3 Ignition interlock device-clarifies use REP

A3678 Aca (1R) Pou,N/Barnes,P+1 Crim. hist. background checks-concerns REP/ACA

A3689 Aca (1R) Gusciora,R/Chivukula,U Contaminated site-remediation asst. REP

A3701 Wisniewski,J Structured finan. transactions-immunity REP

A3702 Sires,A/Roberts,J Health Care Subsidy Fd.-concerns REP

A3704 Cohen,N St. disability benf fd-concerns withdraw REP

A3706 Aca (1R) Wisniewski,J MV fines, unpaid-estab. collection prog. REP/ACA

A3707 Payne,W Second Injury Fd. surcharges-concerns REP

A3708 Weinberg,L Hosp. Care Pymt. Comm.-estab. REP

A3720 Caraballo,W PAAD;$11M REP

A3721 Diegnan,P Pub. sch., free-concerns fds for support REP

A3729 Vandervalk,C/Cohen,N Individual deferred annuities-concerns REP

A3730 Aca (1R) Vandervalk,C/Cohen,N Life insur policies-concerns replacement REP/ACA

A3746 Sires,A/Impreveduto,A Env. infrastructure proj.-approp. fds. REP

A3747 Green,J/Pou,N Env. infrastructure proj.-concerns loans REP

A3774 Weinberg,L Law Against Discrim.-amends REP

A3784 Aca (1R) Barnes,P/Van Drew,J+1 Parole supervision for life-clarifies REP/ACA

A3787 Impreveduto,A/Moran,J Ophthalmic dispensers/tech-permit incorp REP

ACR182 Gusciora,R/Quigley,J Env. Infrastructure Trust-FY 2004 plan REP

AR308 Caraballo,W/Van Drew,J Motor Sports Assembly Task Force-creates REP

S581 Sca (1R) Codey,R/Kyrillos,J+1 Crane operators, cert.-prov. licensure REP

S895 Bennett,J Prof. counselors-concerns lic. REP

S1434 ScaSca (2R) Sweeney,S/Smith,B+7 PFRS-concerning death benf. REP

S2047 ScaAca (2R) Girgenti,J/Bucco,A+1 Police training academies-concerns REP/ACA

S2098 ScsAca (SCS/1R) Coniglio,J Fire extinguishers, portable-prov. REP/ACA

S2336 Sca (1R) Bryant,W/Bark,M Mun. rehab.-econ. devel. incentives REP



Bills Reported Referred/AAP:



A1930 Aca (1R) Van Drew,J/Asselta,N Correctional fac-aid prog. for cert. mun REP/ACA REF AAP

A3054 Cohen,N Maternity svcs.-concerns third pary pymt REP REF AAP

A3059 Cohen,N Neurosurgery svcs.-concerns benf. REP REF AAP

A3625 Aca (1R) Pennacchio,J Health benf. plans-concerns REP/ACA REF AAP



Bills Combined:



A3549 Van Drew,J/Previte,M Electronic mail, unsolicited-penalty COMB/W A130/3550/3551 (ACS)

A3550 Impreveduto,A Electronic mail, unsolicited-proh. COMB/W A130/3549/3551 (ACS)

A3551 Impreveduto,A/Guear,G Electronic mail, unsolicited-criminalize COMB/W A130/3549/3550 (ACS)



Bills Transferred:



A1012 Moran,J/Connors,C Nuclear plant guards-possess firearms FROM ALP TO AHS



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



S1089 w/GR (1R) Cardinale,G Prof. and occupational lic.-concerns

S1795 Sca w/GR (2R) Bucco,A/Matheussen,J+5 Shower rails-req. in sr. rental proj.



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



A3191 AcaSca (2R) Impreveduto,A/Bateman,C+2 Individual deferred annuities-concerns



Bills Received from Senate/Referred to Committee:



S825 Charles,J Mun. retir. systems, cert.-concerns REF ASG

S1480 ScaSa (2R) Cardinale,G Check Cashers Reg Act, 1993-modify prov. REF AAP

S2354 Scs (SCS) Suliga,J/Ciesla,A Commercial Landfill Reg. Reform Act REF AEN



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



S2275 Scs (SCS) Bennett,J/Codey,R+5 Mandated Health Benf. Advis. Comm.

S2304 Sca (1R) Turner,S/Inverso,P Trenton War Memorial-promote prog.

S2338 Sa (1R) Bark,M Horse racing industry-cert. changes

S2357 Sweeney,S Sch dist reclassification-concern limits

S2367 Scs (SCS) Girgenti,J/McNamara,H+2 Co., mun.-crim. hist. background checks

S2379 Gill,N+2 Organic farming-concerns

SCR61 Scs (SCS) Bennett,J/Codey,R+1 Haz. discharge cleanup-concerns



Co-Sponsors Added:



A573 (Diegnan,P)

A600 (Pennacchio,J)

A2692 (Barnes,P)

A3406 (Steele,A; Guear,G)

A3784 Aca (1R) (Holzapfel,J)



Prime Sponsors Added:



A2349 (Munoz,E)



Second Prime Sponsors Added:



A2349 (DiGaetano,P)

A3112 (Conover,K)



Third Prime Sponsors Added:



A405 (Altamuro,S)

A419 (Azzolina,J)

A425 (Bateman,C)

A893 (Conover,K)

A896 (Conover,K)

A897 (Conover,K)

A900 (Conover,K)

A901 (Conover,K)

A902 (Conover,K)

A903 (Conover,K)

A904 (Conover,K)

A1155 (Conover,K)

A1157 (Conover,K)

A1517 (Conover,K)

A1718 (Conover,K)

A1821 (Malone,J)

A1992 (Altamuro,S)

A2325 (Conover,K)

A2342 (Conover,K)

A2347 (Fisher,D)

A2527 (Conover,K)

A2749 (Conover,K)

A2781 (Conover,K)

A2879 (Conover,K)

A2885 (Conover,K)

A2894 (Conover,K)

A3042 (Conover,K)

ACR129 (Conover,K)



Third Prime Sponsors Withdrawn:



A2349 (DiGaetano,P)

A3766 (Green,J)



Fourth Prime Sponsors Added:



A400 (Kean,S)

A2336 (Heck,R)



Notes to the June 5, 2003 Legislative Digest:



Bills Reported Referred/ABU:



A3151/3560 Acs (ACS) Caraballo,W/Burzichelli,J Elections admin.-concerns REP/ACS REF ABU *NOT* 2RA



Assemblyman Conover was inadvertently added as Second Prime Sponsor of A1893.



The Assembly did not adjourn and is currently in recess. The Assembly is presently scheduled to meet again on Thursday, June 19, 2003, (Quorum, Committee Groups "C" and "D" scheduled to meet).



Bills Passed Both Houses/Sent To Governor:



A2482 Aca (1R) Doria,J/Perez-Cinciarelli,E Presidents' Council, N.J.-concerns memb.

A2608 Aca (1R) McKeon,J/Ahearn,M+16 Tenant security deposit laws-changes

A3062 Aca (1R) Conaway,H/Carroll,M+3 Morristown Mem. Hosp-children acute care

S919 ScsSaAca (SCS/2R) Vitale,J/Matheussen,J Accredited Med Sch Clinical Clerkship

S1948 ScsAcaAca (SCS/2R) McNamara,H/Suliga,J+16 Underground storage tank finan-concerns



Bills Signed Into Law Since Last Session (6/12/03):



P.L.2003, c.90. S1863 Allen,D/Palaia,J+11 06/13/2003 Southern NJ-park devel.;$12.475M