NEW JERSEY

LEGISLATIVE DIGEST



for May 5, 2005



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Vol. XVII No. 16 211th Legislature Second Annual Session

SENATE ACTION (QUORUM)



Nominations Notice of Intention Received 4/28/2005:



TO BE A JUDGE OF THE SUPERIOR COURT:

Robert Brennan, of Morristown.

Diane B. Cohen, of Mauricetown.

Richard English, of Oakhurst.

Sallyanne Floria, of Cedar Grove.

Bryan Garruto, of East Brunswick.

Glenn Grant, of West Orange.

Harriet Klein, of Maplewood.

Thomas J. LaConte, of Wayne.

John Langan, of Allendale.

Thomas Lyons, of Mountainside.

Colleen A. Maier, of Wenonah.

Robert McCarthy, of Chatham.

John Mullaney, Jr., of Eatontown.

Amy O'Connor, of Johnsonburg.

Edward Ryan, of North Brunswick.

Peter Ryan, of West Orange.

Marie Simonelli, of Fairfield.

Menelaos W. Toskos, of Waldwick.

Deborah L. Ustas, of Rutherford.

Thomas Weisenbeck, of Morris Township.



Nominations Received and Referred to SJU:



TO BE A JUDGE OF THE SUPERIOR COURT:

Robert McCarthy, of Chatham.

John Langan, of Allendale.

Menelaos W. Toskos, of Waldwick.

Deborah L. Ustas, of Rutherford.

Thomas J. LaConte, of Wayne.

Richard English, of Oakhurst.

Thomas Weisenbeck, of Morris Township.

Robert Brennan, of Morristown.

Colleen A. Maier, of Wenonah.

Sallyanne Floria, of Cedar Grove.

Glenn Grant, of West Orange.

Thomas Lyons, of Mountainside.

Diane B. Cohen, of Mauricetown.

Amy O'Connor, of Johnsonburg.

Marie Simonelli, of Fairfield.

Peter Ryan, of West Orange.

Edward Ryan, of North Brunswick.

John Mullaney, Jr., of Eatontown.

Bryan Garruto, of East Brunswick.

Harriet Klein, of Maplewood.







Nominations Received and Referred to SJU: (cont'd)



TO BE A WORKERS' COMPENSATION JUDGE:

Geoffrey Rosamond, of Franklin Lakes.

Kenneth Kovalcik, of Wayne Township.

Leslie Berich, of Red Bank.

Virginia Dietrich, of Trenton.

Audrey Zane, of Mickleton.

Diana Ferriero, of Old Tappan.

Sue Pai Yang, of Bridgewater.

Cosmo Giovinazzi, of Vineland.



Nominations Reported from Committee:



TO BE A JUDGE OF THE SUPERIOR COURT:

Colleen A. Maier, of Wenonah.

Thomas Weisenbeck, of Morris Township.

Torkwase Sekou, of South Orange.

Robert Brennan, of Morristown.

Robert McCarthy, of Chatham.

Verna G. Leath, of South Orange.

Ned Rosenberg, of West Caldwell.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE ATLANTIC CITY CONVENTION CENTER AUTHORITY:

Ken Condon, of Northfield, to replace Bernard De Lury, Jr., Esq.



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

Richard T. Aicher, Jr., of Lawrenceville, to replace Frank A. Neary, resigned.

Connie F. Calisti, of Princeton.



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

Honorable John F. Russo, Sr., Esq., of Toms River, to replace Anne Moreau Thomas.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE FISH AND GAME COUNCIL:

Ernest P. Hahn, of West Trenton, to replace Jack Schrier.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE GOVERNMENT RECORDS COUNCIL:

Mitchell E. Fishman, Esq., of Princeton Junction, to replace Bernard Spigner, resigned.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE GOVERNOR'S COUNCIL ON ALCOHOLISM AND DRUG ABUSE:

Catherine Kay McGrath, of Princeton.



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

Robert G. Doria, of Bayonne.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE MARINE FISHERIES COUNCIL:

Gilbert Holmes Ewing, Jr., of Cape May.

Edward Louis Goldman, of Absecon.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE MEDICAL CARE AVAILABILITY TASK FORCE:

Paul David Amitrani, Esq., of Bridgewater.

Albert A. Talone, D.O., of Moorestown.

Sidney Whitman, D.D.S., of Princeton.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE MEDICAL PRACTITIONER REVIEW PANEL:

Robert L. Dorio, of Ewing, to replace Scott Seelagy, Esq.



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

Dorothy P. Devenny, of Rumson, to replace James P. Casey, deceased.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE MOTION PICTURE AND TELEVISION DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION:

David A. Smith, of Pennington, to replace Gloria Monty.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE NEW JERSEY CEMETERY BOARD:

Frank J. DeGeeter, Jr., of Hamburg.

Waheed Khalid, of Palisades Park, to replace Marianne Panico.

Paul M. Desbiens, of Hawthorne.

Claribel Azcona-Barber, of New Brunswick, to replace Anthony F. DiLorenzo, resigned.









Nominations Reported from Committee: (cont'd)





TO BE A MEMBER OF THE NEW JERSEY COMMISSION ON HIGHER EDUCATION:

Ralph Izzo, of Cranbury, to replace Alfred Koeppe, resigned.

Professor Brenda Louise Henry Leake, Ph.D., of Pennington, to replace Professor Solangel Maldonado, Esq.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE NEW JERSEY HISTORICAL COMMISSION:

Councilwoman Catherine Cassidy, of Wood-Ridge, to replace Joseph Gonzalez, Jr.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE NEW JERSEY MARITIME PILOT AND DOCKING PILOT COMMISSION:

Charles Wowkanech, of Ocean City.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE NEW JERSEY REDEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY:

Michael N. Kasparian, of Ho-Ho-Kus.



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

Giacchino 'Jack' A. Fornaro, of Oxford, to replace Lisa Camooso, resigned.

Denise Pereau, of Williamstown, to replace Patricia Graffin.

Joseph R. Santagata, of Landisville.

Christian R. Jones, of Columbus, to replace Frances Tomeo Gray.

Jerry Speziale, of Wayne, to replace Peter P. Macri.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE NEW JERSEY STATE COMMISSION ON BRAIN INJURY RESEARCH:

Meiling Chin, of Madison.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE NEW JERSEY WATER SUPPLY AUTHORITY:

Susan Blew, of Pittstown.

Shing-Fu Hsueh, Ph.D., of West Windsor.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE PENSION AND HEALTH BENEFITS REVIEW COMMISSION:

Margaret M. McMahon, of Spring Lake.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE RICHARD STOCKTON STATE COLLEGE - BOARD OF TRUSTEES:

Albert L. Gutierrez, of Egg Harbor Township, to replace Carmen Matos, Esq.



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

Dominick J. Burzichelli, of Gibbstown, to replace Lucia DiNapoli Gibbons.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE STATE BOARD OF CHIROPRACTIC EXAMINERS:

Mary-Ellen Rada, D.C., of Jackson.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE STATE PLANNING COMMISSION:

Marilyn Lennon, of Seaside Park.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE TEACHERS' PENSION AND ANNUITY FUND BOARD OF TRUSTEES:

H. O'Neil Williams, CPA, of South Orange, to replace Deborah Rivosa.



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

Anthony Amalfe, of Roselle.



TO BE THE ESSEX COUNTY DEPUTY SUPERINTENDENT OF ELECTIONS:

Kathy V. Sumter Edwards, of Newark, to replace Karla Squier.



TO BE THE PASSAIC COUNTY SUPERINTENDENT OF ELECTIONS:

Laura B. Freytes, of West Paterson, to replace Rudolph Filko, Sr.



Nominations Corrected Copy:



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE NEW JERSEY CEMETERY BOARD:

Paul M. Desbiens, of Hawthorne *NOT*Totowa.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE STATE BOARD OF CHIROPRACTIC EXAMINERS:

Albert Stabile, Jr., D.C., of Ridgefield Park *NOT*Teaneck.



Nominations Withdrawn:



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE MONTCLAIR STATE UNIVERSITY - BOARD OF TRUSTEES:

Joel Laurence Hollander, of Boonton.

Nominations Withdrawn: (cont'd)



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE SALES AND USE TAX REVIEW COMMISSION:

John R. Baldwin, of Avon-By-The-Sea.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE STATE COUNCIL ON DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES:

Debbie Brown, of Allendale, to replace C. William Berger, resigned.



Bills Introduced:



S2451 Singer,R Pub sch emp-concern substance abuse prog REF SED

S2452 Asselta,N Cultural Trust;$7.5M REF SSG

S2453 Bucco,A/Sarlo,P Pothole repair/research prog.-estab. REF STR

S2454 Karcher,E/Vitale,J Nursing staff, health care fac.-concerns REF SHH

S2455 Rice,R/Vitale,J+3 Fed medicaid waivers-concern devel disab REF SHH

S2456 Baer,B Overdraft fees-finan. instit to disclose REF SCM

S2457 Martin,R Natl Guard memb killed-grants death benf REF SLP

S2458 Turner,S Commercial veh.-restricted to cert. hwy. REF STR

S2459 Turner,S Child Support Reform Task Force-estab. REF SJU

S2460 Kean,T/Kyrillos,J Help Amer. Vote Act-enact cert. portions REF SSG

S2461 Kean,T/Kyrillos,J Voters Bill of Rights-post REF SSG

S2462 Kean,T/Kyrillos,J Voter intimidation acts-incr. crim penal REF SSG

S2463 Kean,T/Kyrillos,J Ballots-req. paper-based verification REF SSG

S2464 Kyrillos,J/Kean,T Voters-personal id req. REF SSG

S2465 Kyrillos,J/Kean,T Voter ed.-concerns REF SSG

S2466 Kyrillos,J/Kean,T Election laws, enforcement;$3M REF SSG

S2467 Bark,M/Sweeney,S Devel. review applications-concerns fees REF SEN

S2468 Ciesla,A Defibrillators, assisted living fac.-req REF SHH

S2469 Ciesla,A Drunk driv.-incr. penal. REF SLP

S2470 Connors,L Workers' comp.-concerns cert. pymts. REF SLA

S2471 Kenny,B/Lance,L St. emp. under SHBP-concerns REF SSG

S2472 Sweeney,S Pub. contracts-concerns REF SCU

S2473 Sweeney,S Prosecutor's agents-prov. for appt. REF SJU

S2474 Sweeney,S Air toxics surcharge-expand tax cred. REF SEN

S2475 Sweeney,S Deer hunting w/bow & arrow-auth. Sundays REF SEN

S2476 Sweeney,S Sch. buses, cert.-extends life REF SED

S2477 Bryant,W NJ STARS Prog.-changes criteria REF SBA

S2478 Kyrillos,J/Martin,R+2 Off Corruption Unit-create St Police Div REF SLP

S2479 McNamara,H/Madden,F Underground storage tank closures-finan. REF SEN

S2480 Madden,F/Sweeney,S Ammunition, penetrate body armor-proh. REF SLP

S2481 Vitale,J/Baer,B Minor consent to HIV treatment-permits REF SHH

S2482 Vitale,J/Coniglio,J Child restraint sys.-inspector immunity REF SLP

S2483 Vitale,J/Singer,R Community Health Svc. Pilot Initiative REF SHH

S2484 Vitale,J/Madden,F Nursing Ctr. at Rutgers;$395K REF SHH

S2485 Vitale,J Mun. zoning power-clarify REF SCU

S2486 Turner,S Consumer cred. reports-concerns REF SCM

S2487 Kenny,B Medicaid reimb. for transp. svcs-concern REF SHH

S2488 Adler,J Child support collection-concerns REF SJU

S2489 Bryant,W Voting Rights Restoration Task Force REF SJU

S2490 Rice,R Sch. dist. emp.-concerns pension fd. REF SSG

S2491 Kean,T/Karcher,E+1 World Trade Ctr. Scholarship Fd-contrib. REF SED

S2493 Inverso,P Camp. contrib. proh.-remove exception REF SSG

S2494 Connors,L/McNamara,H+3 Pub off/emp convicted of crimes-concerns REF SJU

S2495 Kenny,B/Lance,L Contracted prov. of svcs.-receive COLA REF SBA

SCR120 Ciesla,A/Connors,L St. govt. capital assets fds.-concerns REF SBA

SJR60 Kyrillos,J/Sweeney,S Mun. Alignment Reorg, Consolidation Comm REF SCU

SJR61 Martin,R/Turner,S Gifted, Talented Student Mo.-desig March REF SED

SR95 Lance,L Telecommunications-repeal fed excise tax REF SEG



Bills Reported from Committee/Given 2nd Reading:



A876 Aca (1R) Barnes,P/Diegnan,P+6 Psychological test, cert.-concerns REP

A1479 Wisniewski,J/Diegnan,P+7 Fire academy courses-coll. credit REP

A2091 Sca (1R) Barnes,P/Diegnan,P+1 Children's protective eyewear-concerns REP/SCA

A2173 Acs (ACS) Burzichelli,J/Fisher,D+3 Crim. trespass-concerns REP

A2657 As (AS) Voss,J/Stanley,C+1 Safe sch. resource off.-training course REP

A2693 Aca (1R) Manzo,L/Voss,J+6 Lung cancer in women activities;$75K REP

A2884 AcaSca (2R) Panter,M Specialty acute care children hosp-desig REP/SCA

A2976 Aca (1R) Weinberg,L/Manzo,L+4 Behavioral health care svcs.-concerns REP

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





A3077 Watson Coleman,B/Gusciora,R Mercer Co. Coll.;$1.289M REP

A3157 Cryan,J/Greenstein,L+1 Kean Univ.;$537,965 REP

A3246 Acs (ACS) Munoz,E/Gordon,R+3 Disease Mgmt. Study Comm.-estab. REP

A3710 Sires,A/Manzo,L+1 Mayor, council memb-incr. term of office REP

S240 Coniglio,J Underground storage tank grants-concerns REP

S339 Sarlo,P/Girgenti,J Fire academy courses-coll. credit REP

S495 Sca (1R) Turner,S/Rice,R+5 Child Abuse/Neglect Task Force-concerns REP/SCA

S500 Sca (1R) Sacco,N/Palaia,J Drug testing policy-student athletes REP/SCA

S544 Sca (1R) Vitale,J/Buono,B+2 Mental health coverage req.-revises REP/SCA

S605 Allen,D Lung cancer in women activities;$75K REP

S1137 Littell,R/Martin,R Punitive damages-concerns REP

S1609 Sca (1R) Karcher,E/Palaia,J Specialty acute care children hosp-desig REP/SCA

S1633 Sca (1R) Inverso,P Crimes-concerns statute of limitations REP/SCA

S1768 Inverso,P/Turner,S Mercer Co. Coll.;$1.289M REP

S1907 Scs (SCS) Kean,T/Madden,F Disease Mgmt. Study Comm.-estab. REP/SCS

S1918 Sca (1R) Turner,S/McNamara,H Transp. safety-concerns REP

S1949 Sca (1R) Connors,L/Asselta,N+1 Greenhead flies-control population;$250K REP/SCA

S1956 Sweeney,S/Madden,F Crim. trespass-concerns REP

S1970 Sca (1R) Sarlo,P Children's protective eyewear-concerns REP/SCA

S1993 Sca (1R) Coniglio,J/Vitale,J Behavioral health care svcs.-concerns REP/SCA

S2019 Sca (1R) Adler,J/Kyrillos,J Ambulances, used-concerns sale REP/SCA

S2064 Sca (1R) Sweeney,S/Doria,J Plant closings, cert-prenotification req REP/SCA

S2109 Bryant,W Toxic chemical-broadens definition REP

S2162 Madden,F Safe sch. resource off.-training course REP

S2203 Kenny,B Mayor, council memb-incr. term of office REP

S2242 Sca (1R) Kyrillos,J/Kean,T Laser-penal. for pointing at veh. REP/SCA

S2250 Sca (1R) Adler,J Undocumented Immigrants Comm.-creates REP/SCA

S2266 Doria,J/Kavanaugh,W TDI benf.-concerns calculation REP

S2271 Bucco,A/Girgenti,J Obscene material-concerns use of mv REP

S2307 Ciesla,A+3 Emerg Svcs Vol Length, Svc Award-concern REP

S2327 Sca (1R) Kavanaugh,W Incarcerated indiv.-proh temp disab benf REP/SCA

S2381 Sca (1R) Rice,R/Asselta,N Sr. Cit. Home Repair, Modification Prog. REP/SCA

S2417 Sca (1R) Adler,J/Turner,S Special Ed. Review Comm.-estab. REP/SCA

S2430 Sca (1R) Vitale,J/Lance,L Tax exemp., short term-concerns REP/SCA

S2439 Sca (1R) Adler,J/Karcher,E Pub off/emp convicted cert crime-concern REP/SCA

SR57 Karcher,E/Littell,R+1 Mil. bases in NJ-urge Cong. to keep open REP



Bills Referred/SBA:



A3077 Watson Coleman,B/Gusciora,R Mercer Co. Coll.;$1.289M

A3157 Cryan,J/Greenstein,L+1 Kean Univ.;$537,965

S544 Sca (1R) Vitale,J/Buono,B+2 Mental health coverage req.-revises

S1768 Inverso,P/Turner,S Mercer Co. Coll.;$1.289M

S1949 Sca (1R) Connors,L/Asselta,N+1 Greenhead flies-control population;$250K

S2381 Sca (1R) Rice,R/Asselta,N Sr. Cit. Home Repair, Modification Prog.



Bills Transferred:



A3667/3836 Acs (ACS) Sires,A/Van Drew,J+1 Air toxics surcharge-concerns FROM SEN TO SBA

S2124 Doria,J Air toxics surcharge-concerns FROM SEN TO SBA

S2367 Adler,J Water supply fac., cert.-exemp., BPU reg FROM SCU TO SEG

S2385 Adler,J Air toxics surcharge-concerns FROM SEN TO SBA

S2432 Vitale,J/Madden,F Medicaid Managed Care Qual. Improvement FROM SHH TO SBA

SJR53 Rice,R American Heros Day-desig. September 11 FROM SLP TO SSG



Bills Withdrawn From The Files:



SCR48 Singer,R/Connors,L+3 PAAD-expand drug prog. FROM SHH



Co-Sponsors Added:



S1306 (Coniglio,J) Diabetic students-sch emp. training req.

S1454 Scs (SCS) (Baer,B) Income tax-unincorp. constr. contractors

Co-Sponsors Added: (cont'd)



S1462 Scs (SCS) (Asselta,N) Food producers-concerns limited liab.

S1494 Sca (1R) (Singer,R) Estate admin.-concerns

S1608 (Gill,N) Personal prop.-concerns cert. taxes

S1909 (Asselta,N) Vol ambulance/fire co.-impact stmt. req.

S1939 (Allen,D) Ambulatory care fac.-concerns tax

S1990 Sca (1R) (Lesniak,R; Sarlo,P) Overcrowding-auth. addl. fines

S2001 Sca (1R) (Adler,J; Madden,F) Ignition interlock device-clarifies use

S2079 (Asselta,N; Connors,L) Mil. memb.-exemp., realty transfer fees

S2080 (Asselta,N; Connors,L) Devel. proj., cert.-concerns approval

S2144 (Sarlo,P) Christopher's Law-concerns unlic driv

S2145 (Buono,B) Sudan-proh. investment in co. doing bus.

S2369 (Allen,D) Advance Directive Mental Health Care Act

S2409 (Lesniak,R) Cemeteries-concerns mgmt. and operation

S2437 (Baer,B) Law Against Discrim.-amends

S2450 (Cardinale,G) Striped bass-changes limits

S2455 (Singer, R; Karcher,E; Madden,F) Fed medicaid waivers-concern devel disab

S2478 (Connors,L; McNamara,H) Off Corruption Unit-create St Police Div

S2491 (Cardinale,G) World Trade Ctr. Scholarship Fd-contrib.

S2494 (Ciesla,A; Kavanaugh,W; Singer,R) Pub off/emp convicted of crimes-concerns

SCR89 (Inverso,P) Prop. tax relief-concerns

SCR114 (Buono,B) Vet. prop. tax deduction-extend elig.

SR57 (Bucco,A) Mil. bases in NJ-urge Cong. to keep open

SR60 (Karcher,E) Continuing Care Advis Council-reactivate



Co-Prime Sponsors Added:



S339 (Girgenti,J) Fire academy courses-coll. credit

S517 (Turner,S) Burglary of resid.-2nd degree crime

S904 (Asselta,N) TPAF-concerns reenrollment

S983 (Asselta,N) Privatize St. svcs.-concerns contracts

S1137 (Martin,R) Punitive damages-concerns

S1665 (Karcher,E) Continuing care retir. community-concern

S1682 (Scutari,N) Kean Univ.;$537,965

S1730 (Baer,B) Foreclosure procedures-concerns

S1768 (Turner,S) Mercer Co. Coll.;$1.289M

S1907 Scs (SCS) (Madden,F) Disease Mgmt. Study Comm.-estab.

S2064 Sca (1R) (Doria,J) Plant closings, cert-prenotification req

S2247 (Lesniak,R) BPU Bus. Ombudsman-asst. w/ energy issue

S2325 (Asselta,N) Wildlife Rehab. Lic. Study Comm.-estab.

S2346 Sca (1R) (Doria,J) Electric and gas svc-concern procurement

S2381 Sca (1R) (Asselta,N) Sr. Cit. Home Repair, Modification Prog.

S2450 (Karcher,E) Striped bass-changes limits



Co-Prime Sponsor Withdrawn:



S2299 Sca (1R) (Singer,R) Taxicab law-revises



Note to the 3/21/2005 Digest:



Co-Prime Sponsor Added:





S1993 (Vitale,J) Behavioral health care svcs.-concerns



The Senate adjourned at 5:44 P.M. to meet again on Thursday, May 12, 2005 (SESSION).



ASSEMBLY ACTION (QUORUM)



Bills Introduced/Without Reference/Given Second Reading:



AR273 Sires,A/Prieto,V Cuba-bring about free and democratic



Bills Introduced:



A3998 Manzo,L Veh. or bldg. forfeiture-concerns weapon REF ALP

A4001 Watson Coleman,B Identity Theft Prev. Act REF ACO

A4003 Conners,J NJ Svcmembers' Civil Relief Act-creates REF AMV

A4004 McKeon,J/Chivukula,U Statewide Water Supply Plan-revisions REF AEN

A4005 Vandervalk,C Pub. util shutoffs-notify mun health off REF ATU

A4006 Biondi,P Unlawful transp. of passengers-concerns REF ATR

A4007 Biondi,P Snowmobiling while intoxicated-penal. REF ALP

A4008 Greenstein,L NJSPCA-concerns REF AAN

A4009 Fisher,D/Weinberg,L Council on Child Poverty-estab. REF AFW

A4010 Munoz,E World Trade Ctr. Scholarship Fd-contrib. REF AAP

A4011 Munoz,E Pub off/emp convicted cert crime-concern REF AJU

A4012 Munoz,E Ice/snow on mv-removal req, creates fine REF ALP

A4013 Cohen,N Stem Cell Research Bond Act;$500M REF AHH

A4014 Fisher,D/Weinberg,L Parents-concerns safety pamphlet REF AFW

A4015 Fisher,D Child care expenses-income tax cred. REF AFW

A4016 Fisher,D Sex offender-satellite-based monitoring REF ALP

A4017 Fisher,D Undocumented Immigrants Comm.-creates REF ALA

A4018 Fisher,D St. flood control proj.-concerns costs REF AEN

A4019 Smith,R Police holsters-concerns guidelines REF ALP

A4020 Fisher,D Unemp. comp. benf.-concerns REF ALA

A4021 Conaway,H Community Farmers' Market-create comm. REF AAN

A4022 Fisher,D Sch. buses, cert.-extends life REF AED

A4023 Fisher,D Humane treatment of animals-sch instruct REF AED

A4024 Fisher,D Voting Rights Restoration Task Force REF ASG

A4025 Fisher,D Sick child care ctrs.-tax cred. REF AHH

A4026 Watson Coleman,B Health ctrs., fed. qualified-funding REF AHH

A4027 Fisher,D Mentally retarded defendants-concerns REF AJU

A4028 Morgan,R/Conaway,H Prostate cancer screening-req SHBP cover REF AFI

A4029 Morgan,R/Panter,M Pupils dist. of residence-concerns REF AED

A4030 Morgan,R Nurse, regis.-pronouncement of death REF AHH

A4031 Cruz-Perez,N/Mayer,D Vets., cert-concerns housing opportunity REF AMV

A4032 Fisher,D False Claims Act-estab. REF AJU

A4033 Voss,J/Fisher,D Vo-Tech Ed Teachers Loan Redemption Prog REF AED

A4034 Barnes,P/Diegnan,P Therapy svcs., cert.-req. certification REF ARP

A4035 Stender,L/Cohen,N Methamphetamine-chem. used to manuf. REF AHH

A4036 Stender,L/Chivukula,U Textbook rental prog.-concerns REF AED

A4037 Chivukula,U Health and dental disputes-concerns REF AFI

A4038 Chivukula,U Moving viol.-concerns expungement REF ATR

A4039 Chivukula,U Sch. fac. proj.-concerns construction REF AED

A4040 Weinberg,L/Gordon,R Victims of crime-revises statutes REF ALP

A4041 Manzo,L NJ SMART Homestead Rebate-estab. REF AAP

A4042 Manzo,L Regional Network Health Benf Plan Prog REF AFI

A4043 Johnson,G Flight instruction-id check req. REF AHS

A4044 Manzo,L Health, dental claims-concerns pymt. REF AFI

A4045 Johnson,G Radiation detectors-mount on cert cranes REF AHS

A4046 O'Toole,K Ethics training-req. govt affairs agents REF ASG

A4047 O'Toole,K Loc. gov. off., cert.-ethic training req REF ASG

A4048 O'Toole,K St. emp. under SHBP-concerns REF ASG

A4050 Conover,K Gambling treatment & ed.;$500K REF ATG

A4051 Conover,K Compulsive gambling-core curriculum REF ATG

A4052 Conover,K Compulsive gambling prev.-incr. funding REF ATG

A4053 Dancer,R Common interest communities-disputes REF AHO

A4054 McHose,A Telephone calling cards-concerns REF ACO

A4055 Van Drew,J Tourism Restructuring Act REF ATG

A4056 Van Drew,J Correctional Fac. Constr. Bond Act;$110M REF ALP

A4057 Van Drew,J Animal cruelty investigations-concerns REF ALP

A4058 Van Drew,J Emerg. med. tech.-crim. hist. check req. REF ALP

A4059 Chiappone,A Govt. affairs agents-concerns REF ASG

A4060 Chiappone,A Food preparation-req. gloves REF AHH

A4061 Chiappone,A Glenn D. Cunningham Station-desig. REF ATR

A4062 Rooney,J Emerg power generator-req assisted resid REF ASI

A4063 Vandervalk,C Govt. records, cert.-concerns access REF ASG

ACR234 Fisher,D/Burzichelli,J Rutgers Univ.-retain land grant fd. REF AAN

ACR235 Fisher,D/Burzichelli,J Community Svc. Block Grant Prog.-fd. REF AAN

ACR236 Fisher,D/Voss,J No Child Left Behind Act 2001-concerns REF AED

ACR237 Manzo,L/McKeon,J St. income tax surcharges-concerns REF AAP

ACR238 O'Toole,K St. govt. capital assets fds.-concerns REF ABU

ACR239 Baroni,B Elected off., indicted-concerns REF ASG

AJR125 Voss,J/Gordon,R Armenian Genocide-90th anniversary REF AMV

AJR126 Van Drew,J Coast Days NJ-desig. 2nd weekend, Oct. REF AEN

Bills Introduced: (cont'd)



AR263 Conners,J+1 Vet. Memor Homes loss of fds-Cong reject REF AMV

AR264 Johnson,G/Barnes,P Mil. Death Benf. Improvement Act-enact REF AMV

AR265 Weinberg,L Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Awareness REF AHH

AR266 Scalera,F Wireless phone prov.-comply w/standards REF ATU

AR267 Fisher,D/Voss,J No Child Left Behind-join lawsuit REF AED

AR268 Johnson,G/Weinberg,L FAA-implement ocean routing of aircraft REF ATR

AR269 Fisher,D Court safety plan-AOC adopt REF AJU

AR270 Fisher,D Fed. Tax Reform-concerns REF AFR

AR271 Stender,L/Chivukula,U Textbook publishers-reduce costs REF AED

AR272 Weinberg,L/Previte,M Women's Health Wk.-May 8-14 REF AFW



Bills Reported from Committee/Given 2nd Reading:



A1924 Aca (1R) Van Drew,J Rt. 47 congestion-study to alleviate REP/ACA

A1955 Van Drew,J/Smith,R Hunting lic., annual-estab. & set fee REP

A2011 Aca (1R) Johnson,G/Chivukula,U+2 Guide, svc dogs-concerns NJT's treatment REP/ACA

A2869/3093 AcsAca (ACS/1R) Van Drew,J/Eagler,P+7 Prof. guardians, regis.-prov. standards REP/ACA

A3096 Aca (1R) Stender,L Trucks viol. rt. ordinances-incr. fines REP/ACA

A3538/3370/3373 Acs (ACS) Watson Coleman,B/Gusciora,R Dam safety-concerns REP/ACS

A3555 Aca (1R) Wisniewski,J/Stender,L Traffic safety req-incl in bid proposals REP/ACA

A3661 Conners,J/Conaway,H Vet. civil svc. preference-expand elig. REP

A3774 Aca (1R) Wisniewski,J Veh., low-speed, ,cert.-reg. operation REP/ACA

A3845 Egan,J/Burzichelli,J Temp. disab. benf. offsets-concerns REP

A3931 Morgan,R/Panter,M+11 Suicide prev.-concerns instruction REP

A3991 Sires,A Teaching staff memb.-concerns emp. REP

A4003 Conners,J NJ Svcmembers' Civil Relief Act-creates REP

ACR219 Stender,L/Sires,A Kean Univ.-commem. 150th anniv. REP

ACR234 Fisher,D/Burzichelli,J Rutgers Univ.-retain land grant fd. REP

ACR235 Fisher,D/Burzichelli,J Community Svc. Block Grant Prog.-fd. REP

AR208 Connors,C/Rumpf,B+1 Obesity-higher ed. instit. estab ed prog REP

AR263 Aca (1R) Conners,J+1 Vet. Memor Homes loss of fds-Cong reject REP/ACA

AR272 Weinberg,L/Previte,M Women's Health Wk.-May 8-14 REP

S84 Sca (1R) James,S/Connors,L+3 Cruelty to animals-concerns REP

S1895 ScaAca (2R) Bryant,W Dam safety-concerns REP/ACA

S2326 Coniglio,J Temp. disab. benf. offsets-concerns REP



Bills Reported Referred/AAP:



A3612 Aca (1R) Fisher,D/Burzichelli,J+30 Dam restoration/repair proj.-finan. REP/ACA REF AAP

A3884 Watson Coleman,B Natl. Guard-reimb. group life insur. REP REF AAP

A4004 McKeon,J/Chivukula,U Statewide Water Supply Plan-revisions REP REF AAP

S466 Sca (1R) McNamara,H+2 Statewide Water Supply Plan-revisions REP REF AAP

S2177 ScaAca (2R) Sweeney,S/Littell,R+7 Dam restoration/repair proj.-finan. REP REF AAP



Bills Reported Referred/AFI:



A3932 Cohen,N Payroll Card Wage Prot. Act REP REF AFI



Bills Combined:



A3370 Chatzidakis,L/Bodine,F Dam safety-concerns COMB/W A3538/3373 (ACS)

A3373 Bodine,F/Chatzidakis,L Dam repair orders-concerns COMB/W A3538/3370 (ACS)



Bills Transferred:



A5269 Aca (1R) Roberts,J/Greenstein,L St. constit convention-prop. tax reform FROM AAP TO ABU



Bills Withdrawn From The Files:



A1841 McHose,A+1 Sch. psychologists-concerns FROM AFI



Co-Sponsors Added:



A775 (Panter,M) Coastal Area Fac. Review Act-revises

A780 (Weinberg,L; Cryan,J) Develop. impact fees-auth mun assessment

A840 (Panter,M) Telephone/electronic mail-concerns

A895 Aca (1R) (Manzo,L; Bramnick,J) Firearm sale-concerns

A1487 (Gordon,R) PAAD-concerns income elig.

A2123 (Weinberg,L; Cryan,J) Traffic performance objective-conformity

A2125 (Weinberg,L; Cryan,J) Time-growth ordinances-auth mun adoption

A2175 (Steele,A) Incest-estab. offense

A3237 (Gordon,R) Adoptees-permits access to birth cert.

A3423 (Mayer,D) Mil. memb.-exemp., realty transfer fees

A3592 (Payne,W) Drug offense in sch zone-elim cert penal

A3676 Aca (1R) (Manzo,L) Off. of Inspector General-estab.

A3684 (Voss,J) Clinical Trials Registry in DHSS-creates

A3692 (Diegnan,P) PFRS-concerns accidental death benf.

A3730 (Gordon,R) Smoke-Free Air Act

A3753 (Panter,M) Elected off.-concerns forfeiture of benf

A3786 Aca (1R) (Azzolina,J) Remote computing svcs-disclose cert info

A3838 (Bodine,F) Natl. Guard memb.-vol income tax contrib

A3851 (Wisniewski,J; Quigley,J) Rental-purch. agreements-reg.

A3883 (Manzo,L) Toxoplasmosis-newborn screening prog.

A3975 (Cryan,J) Smoke-Free Air Act

AR208 (Fisher,D) Obesity-higher ed. instit. estab ed prog

AR262 (McKeon,J) Pope John Paul II-honors life

AR263 (Fisher,D) Vet. Memor Homes loss of fds-Cong reject



Second Prime Sponsors Added:



A1955 (Smith,R) Hunting lic., annual-estab. & set fee

A2834 (Johnson,G) Street gangs-concerns assaults

A4029 (Panter,M) Pupils dist. of residence-concerns

AR262 (Rumpf,B) Pope John Paul II-honors life



Second Prime Sponsors Withdrawn:



A572 (Chiappone,A) NJ SMART Homestead Rebate-estab.

ACR197 (Chivukula,U) Annual spending limits-co, mun, sch dist



Third Prime Sponsors Added:



A879 (Johnson,G) Gang viol. prev.-offer instruction

A3772 (Cohen,N) Dispensing medicine-concerns

A3785 Aca (1R) (Johnson,G) St. park ranger-changes title

ACR219 (Cohen,N) Kean Univ.-commem. 150th anniv.

AR262 (Wisniewski,J) Pope John Paul II-honors life



Fourth Prime Sponsors Added:



A3359 Aca (1R) (Manzo,L) Health Insur Affordability Access Reform

A3772 (Green,J) Dispensing medicine-concerns

A3785 Aca (1R) (Bramnick,J) St. park ranger-changes title

ACR219 (Vas,J) Kean Univ.-commem. 150th anniv.



The Assembly Speaker has made the following appointment:



* Effective May 4, 2005



Joint Legislative Committee on Ethical Standards:



Assemblyman Wilfredo Caraballo (29).





Notes to the 5/2/2005 Digest:



A3785 Aca (1R) Barnes,P/Van Drew,J+1 St. park ranger-changes title REP/ACA *NOT* REF AAP

A3855 Aca (1R) Caraballo,W/Biondi,P Uniform Common Interest Ownership Act REP/ACA *NOT* REF AAP



The Assembly adjourned at 5:26 P.M. to meet again on Thursday, May 12, 2005 (QUORUM, Committee Groups "A" and "B" scheduled to meet).



Bills Passed Both Houses/Sent To Governor:



None



Bills Signed Into Law Since Last Session (5/2/05):



P.L.2005, c.82. S1445 Sca (1R) Vitale,J/Girgenti,J+2 5/3/2005 Alt. to Discipline Prog., nurses-estab.

P.L.2005, c.83. S1804 Sca (1R) Vitale,J/Kavanaugh,W+2 5/3/2005 Health Care Prof. Responsibility Act

P.L.2005, c.84. S1298 ScaSaAa (3R) Sarlo,P/Bucco,A+4 5/4/2005 Pupil transp. contracts-concerns

P.L.2005, c.85. A1838 Aca (1R) Weinberg,L/Johnson,G+6 5/4/2005 Cigarette Sales Act

P.L.2005, c.86. A2605 Aca (1R) Stender,L/Bramnick,J+2 5/4/2005 Crosswalks-failure to yield, incr. penal

P.L.2005, c.87. A3581 Sires,A/Scalera,F+22 5/4/2005 Sept 11th Mem, Liberty St Park-donations

P.L.2005, c.88. A3588 Sires,A/Stack,B+21 5/4/2005 Hist. preserv., northern NJ;$4.979M

P.L.2005, c.89. A3589 Roberts,J/Fisher,D+21 5/4/2005 Hist. preserv., southern NJ;$6.585M

P.L.2005, c.90. A3590 Watson Coleman,B/Chivukula,U+6 5/4/2005 Hist. preserv., central NJ;$6.435M

P.L.2005, c.91. A3674 Aca (1R) Sires,A/Wisniewski,J+7 5/4/2005 Ferries-concerns operation

P.L.2005, c.92. S494 ScaSca (2R) Turner,S/Coniglio,J+42 5/5/2005 St. contracts, cert-concerns performance



P.L.2005, JR-6. AJR116/104 Acs (ACS) Cohen,N/Bramnick,J+10 5/4/2005 Holocaust victims/survivors-honors