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Vol. XIX No. 15 212th Legislature Second Annual Session

SENATE ACTION (SESSION)



Nominations Advise and Consent:



TO BE A JUDGE OF THE SUPERIOR COURT:

Rosemary E. Ramsay, of Whippany.

Melvin L. Gelade, of Edison.

Paul W. Armstrong, of Bridgewater.

Thomas F. Brogan, of Clifton.

David Waks, of Wayne.

Mary K. Costello, of Kearny.

Michael P. Wright, of Ledgewood.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE ATHLETIC TRAINING ADVISORY COMMITTEE:

Karen Elizabeth Manista, of Monmouth Beach.

Elisa Camillone, of Trenton, to replace Richard Malacrea, resigned.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE CASINO REINVESTMENT DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY:

Patricia Eugenia Campos, M.P.A., of Union City, to replace Vincent Giblin, resigned.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES FOR CHILDREN ADVISORY COUNCIL:

Linda A. Curtis, R.N., C.E.N., of Little Egg Harbor, to replace Jesus Cepero, R.N., resigned.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE HIGHLANDS WATER PROTECTION AND PLANNING COUNCIL:

Honorable William Cogger, of Chester, to replace Benjamin Spinelli, resigned.



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

Debbie Walsh, of Highland Park.

Daphne E. Jones, of Belle Mead, to replace Carol Patterson Brooks, resigned.



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

David Ziemer, of Randolph.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE NEW JERSEY CIVIL UNION REVIEW COMMISSION:

Robert C. Bresenhan, Jr., of Rahway.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE NEW JERSEY HISTORIC TRUST:

Peter Levasseur, A.I.A., of Voorhees, to replace Carl Dranoff, resigned.



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

Matthew U. Watkins, of Medford.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE NEW JERSEY STATE COUNCIL ON THE ARTS:

Ofelia Garcia, of Jersey City, to replace Arthur Factor, M.D.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE NEW JERSEY TURNPIKE AUTHORITY:

Raymond Pocino, of Lawrenceville, to replace John Hibbs, resigned.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE PALISADES INTERSTATE PARK COMMISSION:

David J. Kasparian, of Englewood, to replace Joseph M. Sanzari.





Nominations Advise and Consent: (cont'd)



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE PINELANDS COMMISSION:

Candace McKee Ashmun, of Basking Ridge.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE STATE BOARD OF PHYSICAL THERAPY EXAMINERS:

Cindy Lane Moore, PT, MPH, GCS, of Hamilton, to replace Barry Inglett.

Carolanne Aaron, P.T., of Edison.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE STATE BOARD OF POLYSOMNOGRAPHY:

John Penek, M.D., FCCP, of Warren.

Mitchell Rubinstein, RPSGT, of Robbinsville.

Frances J. Almanzar, Esq., of North Bergen.



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

Larry Jones, of Toms River, to replace Roy J. Carbone.

Maria Teresa Abinader, of Edison, to replace C. William Berger, resigned.



TO BE A MEMBER OF THE STATE PLANNING COMMISSION:

Honorable Shing-Fu Hsueh, Ph.D., of West Windsor, to replace Donna M. Pearson, resigned.



TO BE A WORKERS' COMPENSATION JUDGE:

George Geist, of Gloucester Township.



TO BE AN ADMINISTRATIVE LAW JUDGE:

Israel Dubin, of Lawrenceville.

Mumtaz Bari-Brown, of West Orange.

Ana Viscomi, of Red Bank.

Lisa James-Beavers, of Burlington.



TO BE BRIGADIER GENERAL OF THE NEW JERSEY AIR NATIONAL GUARD:

Chaplain Col Alphonse J. Stephenson, of Brick.



TO BE BRIGADIER GENERAL OF THE NEW JERSEY ARMY NATIONAL GUARD:

Colonel Frank W. Dulfer, of Dover.

Colonel John M. Nunn, of Pine Beach.



Bills Introduced:



S2647 Rice,R/Turner,S Earned income tax prog.-expand elig. REF SBA

S2648 Weinberg,L Gang Memb. Relocation Coordinator Off. REF SLP

S2649 Buono,B St.-admin pension plans-report on status REF SBA

S2650 Vitale,J/Buono,B Env. laws-updates enforcement prov. REF SEN

S2651 Vitale,J/Weinberg,L NJ Collaborating Ctr, Nursing bd-concern REF SHH

S2652 Vitale,J/Allen,D Childhood immunizations-insur. reimb. REF SHH

S2653 Vitale,J Med. Malpractice Liab. Insur. Premium Fd REF SCM

S2654 Vitale,J Burial and transit permit fees-concerns REF SBA

S2655 Vitale,J/Madden,F Health Claims Auth/Pymt Act-expand scope REF SCM

S2656 Connors,L Sales receipts-concerns acct. numbers REF SCM

S2657 Connors,L MV manuf. rebates-concerns sales tax REF SBA

S2658 Karcher,E+1 Breast cancer, high risk-MRI coverage REF SCM

S2659 Karcher,E Clean Elections pilot proj-add addl dist REF SSG

S2660 Karcher,E/Vitale,J Physicians-disclose gifts, cert co. REF SHH

S2661 Karcher,E Sch. dist., cert. addl. St. aid;$14.375M REF SED

S2662 Karcher,E Freehold Boro. Sch. Dist.-St. aid;$1.2M REF SED

S2663 Karcher,E Sch. fac.-radon testing req. REF SEN

S2664 Weinberg,L Health benf. plans-concerns REF SCM

S2665 Weinberg,L+2 Teacher/sch admin-domestic viol training REF SED

S2666 Weinberg,L+2 Domestic Viol. Health Care Response Act REF SHH

S2667 Weinberg,L+2 Domestic viol. pub. awareness campaign REF SHH

S2668 Weinberg,L+2 Domestic viol.-community response REF SCU

S2669 Weinberg,L+1 Firearm Automated Lic. Sys.-estab. REF SLP

S2670 Weinberg,L Managed care plans-assignment cert. benf REF SCM

S2671 Weinberg,L Amer. Indian Affairs Comm.-add 2 memb. REF SSG

S2672 Weinberg,L Native Amer. Burial Ground Task Force REF SWT

S2673 Madden,F Firearm ID cards-confidential data base REF SLP

S2674 Madden,F/Vitale,J Natl. Guard active duty-concerns memb. REF SLP

S2675 Asselta,N/Kean,T Classroom placement-concerns REF SED

S2677 Smith,B Forest stewardship-estab. REF SEN









Bills Introduced: (cont'd)



S2678 Lesniak,R Athletic Training Lic. Act-revises REF SCM

S2679 Lesniak,R Money order, dormancy fees-reg. REF SCM

S2680 Girgenti,J/Bucco,A Pub. util. emp. id, misuse-upgrade penal REF SLP

S2681 Girgenti,J/Bucco,A Firemen's relief assn., loc.-concerns REF SLP

S2682 Girgenti,J/Bucco,A Vet's discharge papers-elim. fee REF SLP

S2683 Sarlo,P Corrections off-concerns training course REF SLP

S2684 Bucco,A Immunizations-concerns req. REF SHH

S2685 Asselta,N Corrections off., St.-in-svc. training REF SLP

S2686 Asselta,N DOC civilian emp-gang awareness training REF SLP

S2687 Asselta,N Correctional fac., St-shift overlap prog REF SLP

S2688 Asselta,N Correctional fac.-concerns disturbances REF SLP

S2689 Asselta,N Corrections off.-gang awareness training REF SLP

S2690 Asselta,N Inmates, segregated-proh. receiving comp REF SLP

S2691 Asselta,N Corrections off-equip with two-way radio REF SLP

S2692 Sacco,N Burglary-amends definition REF STR

S2693 Adler,J Catastrophic Health Care Claims Prog. REF SCM

S2694 Adler,J Mortgage foreclosures, cert.-concerns REF SCM

S2695 Codey,R/Lesniak,R Pres. and vice-pres.-concerns electors REF SSG

S2696 Martin,R Skateboard park operators-concerns REF SCM

S2697 Inverso,P/Turner,S Pleasant T. Macon Hwy.-desig. REF STR

S2698 Palaia,J/Turner,S Bd of ed emp-elec fingerprinting process REF SED

S2699 Turner,S Foreclosure Consulting & Anti-Fraud Act REF SCM

S2700 Turner,S Aggravated sexual assault-concerns REF SJU

S2701 Codey,R/Sweeney,S Pub. fds.-ensure proper expenditure REF SLA

S2702 Buono,B/Karcher,E Charity care prog.-control fraud & abuse REF SHH

S2703 Codey,R Children's hosp.-concerns REF SHH

S2704 Codey,R/Weinberg,L Pregnant women, newborns-HIV testing REF SHH

S2705 Rice,R Resid. mortgages-concerns refinancing REF SCU

S2706 Vitale,J/Rice,R Work First NJ prog.-concerns REF SHH

S2737 Madden,F Child care ctrs.-haz. discharge grants REF SEN

SCR139 Turner,S Pub. emp. retir. sys.-actuarial standard REF SSG

SJR71 Karcher,E Lyme Disease Awareness Mo.-May each yr. REF SHH

SJR72 Karcher,E/Martin,R Meningitis Awareness Mo.-desig. August REF SHH

SR99 Buono,B Clean RRs Act of 2007-memor. Cong. enact REF STR

SR100 Karcher,E Fort Monmouth vet. clinic-VA keep open REF SLP

SR101 Singer,R 75 Percent Rule-enact leg. to alleviate REF SHH

SR102 Singer,R Arthritis Prev., Control & Cure Act REF SHH

SR103 Turner,S Predatory mortgage lending-mem. Cong. REF SCM



Bills Reported from Committee/Given 2nd Reading:



A792 Sca (1R) Caraballo,W/Barnes,P+5 Nat. gas pipeline safety viol-incr penal REP/SCA

A806 AcaAa (2R) Chivukula,U/Greenstein,L Religious societies-clarify incorp. law REP

A909 Gusciora,R/Watson Coleman,B+8 Animals-concerns use in product testing REP

A1698 AcaSca (2R) Fisher,D/Cruz-Perez,N+26 Tax preparation svcs.-concerns REP/SCA

A2100 Roberts,J/DeCroce,A Fiscal note review-concerns REP

A2291 Aca (1R) Voss,J/Gordon,R+4 Asperger's Syndrome Pilot Initiative REP

A2663 Moriarty,P/Mayer,D+9 Vet. Haven prog.-income tax deduct. REP

A2995 Aa (1R) Van Drew,J/Whelan,J Casino Control Comm. memb, emp.-concerns REP

A3123 Caraballo,W/Panter,M+2 Longshoremen's register-concerns REP

A3231 Aca (1R) Moriarty,P/Cruz-Perez,N+19 Text messaging, unsolicited ads-proh. REP

A3817 Sca (1R) Diegnan,P/Barnes,P+12 Eye exam-pilot prog., 2nd grade students REP/SCA

S356/1497/2409 Scs (SCS) Bark,M/Adler,J+1 Renewable energy sys.-exemp., prop. tax REP

S502 Sca (1R) Gill,N Orthotic appliances-health benf coverage REP/SCA

S690 Sca (1R) Weinberg,L/Karcher,E Asperger's Syndrome Pilot Initiative REP

S843/2146 Scs (SCS) Bark,M/Madden,F+1 St. bldgs.-green bldg. standards REP

S1026 Sca (1R) Sweeney,S Cats and dogs-concerns sterilization REP/SCA

S1129 Coniglio,J/Asselta,N E-mail messages, cert.-crim, civil penal REP

S1130 Sca (1R) Coniglio,J+1 Text messaging, unsolicited ads-proh. REP/SCA

S1496 Sweeney,S/Madden,F+1 Vet. Haven prog.-income tax contrib. REP

S1798 Scs (SCS) Sweeney,S DRPA emp.-concerns rights REP/SCS

S1956 Vitale,J/Weinberg,L+2 Animals-concerns use in product testing REP

S2018 Turner,S/Kyrillos,J+1 Longshoremen's register-concerns REP

S2159 Sca (1R) Sweeney,S Tax preparation svcs.-concerns REP/SCA

S2334 Sca (1R) Karcher,E Mobile sport fishing veh-sr cit discount REP/SCA

S2421 Sca (1R) Buono,B/Madden,F+8 Jason's Law-estab. drug awareness camp. REP

S2444 Kenny,B/Lance,L Colorectal, prostate cancer-detection REP









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



S2448 Sca (1R) Doria,J/Turner,S Eye exam-pilot prog., 2nd grade students REP/SCA

S2511 Coniglio,J/Sarlo,P+2 Pedestrian safety-concerns REP

S2537 Sca (1R) Karcher,E/Palaia,J+1 Marine Sciences Consortium-estab. REP/SCA

S2545 Sca (1R) Kyrillos,J Holmdel Twp. surplus prop.-concerns REP/SCA

S2576 Sacco,N/Karcher,E Tpk. Auth-concerns pymts, roadway constr REP

S2581 Smith,B Delaware and Raritan Canal Comm-concerns REP

S2609 Lesniak,R/Kyrillos,J Haz. liquid fac.-incr penal, safety viol REP

S2618 Sca (1R) Coniglio,J St. owned prop. sale-estab. special fund REP/SCA

S2629 Sca (1R) Karcher,E Real prop., surplus-St. Treasurer sell REP/SCA

S2630 Singer,R Religious societies-clarify incorp. law REP

S2676 Karcher,E Fiscal note review-concerns REP

SR84 Sca (1R) Coniglio,J/Sarlo,P+1 Bergen Co. pub. transp. proj.-support REP/SCA



Bills Referred/SBA:



S171/2471 Scs (SCS) Lesniak,R/Martin,R+1 Death penalty-elim.

S502 Sca (1R) Gill,N Orthotic appliances-health benf coverage

S1026 Sca (1R) Sweeney,S Cats and dogs-concerns sterilization

S2334 Sca (1R) Karcher,E Mobile sport fishing veh-sr cit discount

S2545 Sca (1R) Kyrillos,J Holmdel Twp. surplus prop.-concerns

S2618 Sca (1R) Coniglio,J St. owned prop. sale-estab. special fund

S2629 Sca (1R) Karcher,E Real prop., surplus-St. Treasurer sell



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



S134 ScaAa (2R) Bucco,A/Girgenti,J+10 Mattresses-concern flammability standard

S265 ScaAca (2R) Sarlo,P/Weinberg,L+7 Child product safety-concerns

S332 ScaAca (2R) Madden,F/Voss,J+3 Student athletes-sudden cardiac death

S698 SaAcaAaAca (4R) Weinberg,L/Vitale,J+33 Autism Research/Treatment-change council

S1217 Aa (1R) Turner,S/Vitale,J+6 Child Abuse/Neglect Task Force-concerns

S1448 ScaAca (2R) Bark,M/Kyrillos,J+3 Electric and gas svc-concern procurement

S1662 ScaAa (2R) Martin,R/Weinberg,L+12 Leg. info. available to pub.-concerns

S2430 Aca (1R) Madden,F/Coniglio,J+7 Civil svc. vet. preference-concerns



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



A3649 Aca (1R) Wisniewski,J Tpk. Auth-concerns pymts, roadway constr



Bills Received from Assembly/Referred to Committee:



A884 Stanley,C/Vas,J Kindergarten-Oct. 1, uniform elig. date REF SED

A1445 Aca (1R) Conners,J/Chivukula,U+2 Length of svc. award-change cert. req. REF SCU

A2306 Aca (1R) McKeon,J/Roberts,J+25 Autism diagnoses registry-maintain;$500K REF SHH

A2325 McKeon,J/Vas,J+4 Teen nights-regulates REF SLP

A2365 Aca (1R) Voss,J+1 Cigarette testing-concerns REF SHH

A2673 Aca (1R) Cohen,N/Munoz,E+3 Judy & Nikki's Law-concerns child murder REF SJU

A3086 Aca (1R) Cryan,J/Fisher,D Wage executions-concerns REF SJU

A3459 Chivukula,U/Egan,J+13 Wheelchair transp.-concerns REF STR

A3538 Chivukula,U/Munoz,E+11 Wheelchair securement-concerns use REF STR

A3983 Aca (1R) Chatzidakis,L/Stender,L+5 Compact fluorescent light bulbs-concerns REF SEG

A4055 Aa (1R) Whelan,J/Vainieri Huttle,V+23 Teachers-autism awareness instruction REF SED

A4056 AcaAa (2R) Conaway,H/Panter,M+31 Autism-concerns Early Intervention Prog. REF SHH

A4057 Aa (1R) Roberts,J/Voss,J+25 Adults w/ Autism Task Force-estab. REF SHH

A4058 AcaAa (2R) Scalera,F/Roberts,J+25 Autism awareness prog.-estab. REF SHH

A4059 Roberts,J/Mayer,D+20 Autism med. research/treatment-extend fd REF SHH

ACR217 Conaway,H/Watson Coleman,B+7 Children's Health Insur Prog-fed funding REF SHH

ACR247 Pennacchio,J/Cohen,N+10 Autism and ultrasound-study relationship REF SHH

AJR102 Bramnick,J/Cruz-Perez,N+11 Veterans' Mo.-desig. Nov. of each yr. REF SLP



Co-Sponsors Added:



S70 (McCullough,J) Leg memb-proh more than one elective off

S840 (McCullough,J) Wind farm fac.-concerns

Co-Sponsors Added: (cont'd)



S2460 (McCullough,J) Civil unions-concerns

S2528 (McCullough,J) St. asset sale-approved by voters

S2573 (Buono,B; Sweeney,S; Weinberg,L) Wheelchair securement-concerns use

S2577 (Sweeney,S) Wheelchair transp.-concerns

S2620 (McCullough,J) Consumer Catastrophe Preparedness Act

S2658 (Buono,B) Breast cancer, high risk-MRI coverage

S2665 (Buono,B; Karcher,E) Teacher/sch admin-domestic viol training

S2666 (Buono,B; Karcher,E) Domestic Viol. Health Care Response Act

S2667 (Buono,B; Karcher,E) Domestic viol. pub. awareness campaign

S2668 (Buono,B; Karcher,E) Domestic viol.-community response

S2669 (Karcher,E) Firearm Automated Lic. Sys.-estab.

SCR66 (McCullough,J) Leg. Code of Ethics-adopt permanent

SR71 (Scutari,N) Harvesting organs in China-condemns

SR94 (Scutari,N; Weinberg,L) Israelis held captive-UN help free



Co-Prime Sponsors Added:



S176 (Scutari,N) Wrongful death act-amends

S727 (McCullough,J) Timed-growth ordinances-auth.

S972 (McCullough,J) Develop. impact fees-auth mun assessment

SR81 (Karcher,E) Chronic Pulmonary Disease Awareness Mo.



The Senate adjourned at 6:05 P.M. to meet again on Monday, May 21, 2007 (QUORUM, Committee Groups "1" and "2" scheduled to meet).



ASSEMBLY ACTION (QUORUM)



Bills Introduced:



A4159 Cryan,J Children, legal representation-concerns REF AHU

A4160 Greenwald,L Co. welfare agencies-concerns REF AHU

A4161 Greenstein,L Small emp. health benf.-concerns REF AFI

A4162 Greenstein,L Megan's Law-Viol. Instit. of UMDNJ study REF AJU

A4163 DeCroce,A MV rental surcharge-decrease to $2 REF ABU

A4164 Vainieri Huttle,V/Johnson,G Commercial entities-concern camp contrib REF ASG

A4165 DeCroce,A MV rental surcharge, cert-decrease to $2 REF ABU

A4167 Panter,M Freehold Boro. Sch. Dist.-St. aid;$1.2M REF AED

A4168 Cohen,N Charity care fds.-concerns distribution REF AFI

A4169 Panter,M Sch. dist., cert. addl. St. aid;$14.375M REF AED

A4170 Gusciora,R/Vainieri Huttle,V Genetic Nondiscrim. in Emp. Act REF ALA

A4171 Gusciora,R/Vainieri Huttle,V Pet Food Safety Act REF AAN

A4172 Gusciora,R Veh., cert.-new penal, illegal operation REF ATR

A4173 Gusciora,R Psych. liens-concerns cert. access REF AHU

A4174 Bateman,C Flood Disaster Relief Act of 2007 REF AEN

A4175 Bateman,C Bound Brook, Manville-flood damage asst. REF AAP

A4176 Bateman,C Flood victim-sales tax exemp, cert purch REF AAP

A4177 Bateman,C Police off., mun.-concerns power REF ALP

A4178 Thompson,S Candidate campaign treasurer-reports REF ASG

A4179 Greenstein,L/Stender,L+1 Hosp.-implement infection prev. prog. REF AHU

A4180 Conners,J/Conaway,H PAAD elig.-excl Medicare Part B premiums REF AHE

A4181 Conaway,H Tobacco possession under age-penal. REF AHE

A4182 Conaway,H Childhood immunizations-insur. reimb. REF AHE

A4183 Conners,J VCCB-concerns pymt. of cert. assessments REF ALP

A4184 Handlin,A Pub off/emp. convicted of crime-concerns REF ASG

A4185 Conners,J Post-traumatic stress, mil.-sentencing REF AMV

A4186 Cohen,N/Conaway,H Imaging ctrs.-org. delivery sys. network REF AFI

A4187 Chivukula,U Corp. bus. tax-concern min. tax REF ACE

A4188 Diegnan,P+1 Pupil transp. svcs.-concerns REF AED

A4189 Vas,J/Burzichelli,J+1 Goods purch-retailers pay sales, use tax REF AAP

A4190 Diegnan,P/Johnson,G+1 Police off., UMDNJ-civil svc. status REF ALP

A4191 Diegnan,P/Whelan,J+1 Pub. sch. dist.-lease purch. agreements REF AED

A4192 Diegnan,P/Johnson,G+2 Higher ed. part-time faculty-concerns REF AHI

A4193 Diegnan,P/Gusciora,R+1 Sch. emp.-crim. hist. background check REF AED







Bills Introduced: (cont'd)



A4194 Baroni,B Med. malpractice liab.-concerns REF AFI

A4195 Handlin,A Provisional lic. holder-req. decal REF ATR

A4196 Baroni,B Virtual high sch.-estab. REF AED

A4197 Handlin,A Truck ban-extend to 96-inch wide trucks REF ATR

A4198 Handlin,A Sch. bus driv.-req. annual physical REF AED

A4199 Van Drew,J/Albano,N Correctional fac.-concerns disturbances REF ALP

A4201 Van Drew,J/Albano,N Corrections off., St.-in-svc. training REF ALP

A4202 Van Drew,J/Albano,N Correctional fac., St.-shift overlap REF ALP

A4203 Van Drew,J/Albano,N Corrections off.-concerns recruitment REF ALP

A4204 Van Drew,J/Albano,N DOC civilian emp-gang awareness training REF ALP

A4205 Van Drew,J/Albano,N Corrections off applicant-home interview REF ALP

A4206 Van Drew,J/Albano,N DOC-concerns org. REF ALP

A4207 Lampitt,P Tickets, cert.-finan. pub. higher ed fac REF AHI

A4208 Panter,M/Munoz,E+21 Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Ed/Prog Act REF AHE

A4209 Cohen,N Hostile work env.-unlawful REF ALA

A4210 Cohen,N Child support-concerns REF AHU

A4211 Panter,M/Greenstein,L Renewable energy sources-concerns REF AHO

A4212 Greenstein,L/Panter,M Mun. master plans-concerns REF AEN

A4213 Watson Coleman,B Teaser Rate Prot Act-proh cert practices REF AFI

A4214 Schaer,G/Cohen,N Foreclosure Rescue Fraud Prev. Act REF AFI

A4215 Lampitt,P Higher ed. instit.-concerns bd. memb. REF AHI

A4216 Cohen,N Consumer fraud practices-concerns REF AFI

A4217 Cohen,N/Fisher,D+1 Pet food-concerns REF AAN

A4218 McKeon,J Pregnant women, newborns-HIV testing REF AHE

A4219 Cohen,N Breast cancer screening-insur. coverage REF AFI

A4220 Stender,L Rail stations-study platform safety REF ATR

A4221 Beck,J Sch dist, cert. addl. St. aid;$8.5M REF AED

A4222 Prieto,V Emerg. Mgt. driv.-concern lic. req. REF ATR

A4223 Beck,J Civil svc. exams-concerns make-up exams REF ASG

A4224 Stanley,C Nurse Home Visitation Pilot Prog.-estab. REF AHE

A4225 Cryan,J Pres. and vice-pres.-concerns electors REF ASG

A4226 Manzo,L Intergovt. transfer, cert. emp.-proh. REF ASG

A4227 Manzo,L Campus zones sales tax-offset tuition REF AHI

A4228 Manzo,L Port of NY-report on econ. devel. REF AHS

A4229 Stender,L Overhead pedestrian crossing-study REF ATR

A4230 Stender,L Pedestrians in crosswalks-concerns REF ATR

A4231 Stender,L Traffic control-concerns REF ATR

A4232 Vainieri Huttle,V Port. Auth. of NY & NJ Oversight Act REF ATR

A4233 Wisniewski,J Pedestrian Safety Study Comm. REF ATR

A4234 Wisniewski,J Veh collisions w/pedestrians-concerns REF ATR

A4235 Johnson,G Loc. govt. off-req finan disclosure stmt REF ASG

A4236 Wisniewski,J Seat belt usage-concerns REF ATR

A4237 Fisher,D/Burzichelli,J Mun. courts-concerns REF AJU

A4238 Fisher,D Agriculture product-concerns marketing REF AAN

A4239 Van Drew,J MV manuf. rebates-concerns sales tax REF AAP

A4240 Burzichelli,J Pymt. in lieu of tax-incr. co. portion REF AHO

A4241 Vandervalk,C Hist. sites-concerns REF AEN

A4242 Blee,F Colorectal, prostate cancer-detection REF AHE

A4243 Van Drew,J Mun. levy cap-concerns exclusions REF AHO

A4244 Albano,N/Van Drew,J Vet. memorial homes;$75K REF AMV

A4245 Diegnan,P Prescribing cert meds to minors-concerns REF ACO

A4246 Thompson,S/Handlin,A+1 Candidate-concerns contrib. use REF ASG

A4247 Beck,J Clean elections pilot prog.-add dist. REF ASG

A4248 Conners,J Cigarettes, cert.-concerns REF AAP

A4249 Thompson,S Hosp. charity care subsidies-concerns REF AHE

A4250 Chivukula,U/Greenwald,L Digital media content expenses-tax cred. REF AAP

A4251 Whelan,J Gov. records-make available on internet REF ASG

A4252 Moriarty,P/Burzichelli,J+2 Vol. emerg. responders-emp. prot. REF ALP

A4253 Diegnan,P/Lampitt,P+7 Patriots Corner tribute in St House-prov REF AMV

A4254 Burzichelli,J/Vas,J+3 Econ. devel. activities, cert.-reorg. REF ACE

A4255 Diegnan,P/Whelan,J+1 Pap smear benf.-prov. at least annually REF AFI

A4256 Scalera,F Interscholastic athletic prog.-estab. REF AED

ACR254 Manzo,L Port of NY Dist.-econ. devel. plan REF AHS

ACR255 Van Drew,J St. approp. cap-estab. REF ABU

ACR256 Van Drew,J Pub. emp. retir. sys.-actuarial standard REF ASG

AJR138 Johnson,G Tuskegee Airmen Day-desig. March 29th REF AMV

AR254 Chivukula,U/Vas,J Harvesting organs in China-condemns REF ASG

AR255 Diegnan,P/McKeon,J+2 Clean RRs Act of 2007-memor. Cong. enact REF ATR

AR256 Stender,L Trans Hudson Tunnel Proj.-urge progress REF ATR

AR257 Wisniewski,J Cable tv programming options-regulate REF ATU



Bills Reported from Committee/Given 2nd Reading:



A457 Aca (1R) Green,J/Chivukula,U Crime against child under 16-sentencing REP/ACA

A1539 Steele,A/Diegnan,P+3 Nov-viol. leaders-concerns instruction REP

A1701 Aca (1R) Fisher,D/Burzichelli,J+5 Council on Child Poverty-estab. REP/ACA

A1933 Aca (1R) Wisniewski,J/Voss,J+1 Sch. used as polling place-security req. REP/ACA

A1960 Wisniewski,J/Chivukula,U Witnesses, out-of-st.-concerns REP

A2465 Aca (1R) Cohen,N/O'Toole,K Corruption of pub. resources-estab crime REP/ACA

A2523 Cohen,N/Prieto,V+2 Motor fuel sales viol.-incr. penal. REP

A2716 Quigley,J/Prieto,V Bus and train svc. discont.-concerns REP

A3005 Aca (1R) O'Toole,K/Handlin,A Pub. Corruption Profiteering Penal. Act REP/ACA

A3104 Chatzidakis,L/Bodine,F Honey bee colonies-concerns preservation REP

A3338 Fisher,D Govt. affairs agents-req cert disclosure REP

A3853 Bodine,F/Chatzidakis,L Assault against process servers-upgrades REP

A3873 Baroni,B/Greenstein,L Crimes-concerns statute of limitations REP

A3966 Acs (ACS) Quigley,J/Pou,N+1 MV accident reports-incr. fee REP/ACS

A3991 Aca (1R) Conners,J/Greenstein,L+1 Domestic viol restraining order-concerns REP/ACA

A4004 Aca (1R) Diegnan,P/Fisher,D+2 Speeding in a sch. zone-concerns REP/ACA

A4011/4020 Acs (ACS) Greenstein,L/Panter,M Leg. ethics-concerns REP/ACS

A4064 McKeon,J Delaware and Raritan Canal Comm-concerns REP

A4076 Cryan,J/Voss,J Special ed.-concerns REP

A4086 McKeon,J/Greenstein,L Env. sound materials-concerns purch. REP

A4157 Roberts,J/Gusciora,R Election superintendent-concerns REP

AJR110 Albano,N/Van Drew,J+1 Motorcycle Awareness Mo.-desig. May REP

AJR135 Vainieri Huttle,V/Giblin,T+3 Emp. Free Choice Act-urge Cong. enact REP

AR244 Munoz,E/Schaer,G+1 Israelis held captive-UN help free REP

S383 Sacco,N/Ciesla,A+6 Motor fuel sales viol.-incr. penal. REP

S1192 Sca (1R) Adler,J/Karcher,E+16 Corruption of pub. resources-estab crime REP

S1224 Inverso,P/Kavanaugh,W+14 Crimes-concerns statute of limitations REP

S1318 ScaSca (2R) Karcher,E/Madden,F+15 Pub. Corruption Profiteering Penal. Act REP

S2247 Sa (1R) Sweeney,S/Coniglio,J Prevailing wages, cert. proj-concerns REP

S2386 ScaScaSa Aca (4R) Sweeney,S+1 Mine Safety Act-concerns REP/ACA



Bills Combined:



A4020 O'Toole,K/Malone,J Ethics Counsel Leg Branch-estab position COMB/W A4011 (ACS)



Bills Reported Referred/AAP:



A636 Rumpf,B/Connors,C+5 Hooked on Fishing-Not on Drugs-estab REP REF AAP

A3650 Aca (1R) Bodine,F/Chatzidakis,L ENERGY STAR products-tax cred. REP/ACA REF AAP

A3831 Wisniewski,J PFRS-creates non-accidental disab retir. REP REF AAP

A3937 Aca (1R) Fisher,D Mine Safety Act-concerns REP/ACA REF AAP

A4067 Aca (1R) McKeon,J/Panter,M+1 Energy efficiency prog.-concerns REP/ACA REF AAP

A4159 Cryan,J Children, legal representation-concerns REP REF AAP

ACR10/229 AcsAcs (ACS) Fisher,D/McKeon,J+32 Open space-dedicate $175M annually REP/ACS REF AAP



Bills Reported Referred/ACE:



A4001 Fisher,D/Egan,J Prevailing wages, cert. proj-concerns REP REF ACE



Bills Transferred:



A3282 Conners,J/Diegnan,P Armed forces memb. spouses-prov. UI benf FROM AMV TO AAP

A3472 Conners,J/Chivukula,U Armed svcs. memb. spouse-unemp. benf. FROM AMV TO AAP

A4020 O'Toole,K/Malone,J Ethics Counsel Leg Branch-estab position FROM ASG TO AJU



Co-Sponsors Added:



A284 (Payne,W) Library grant fd.-concerns

A1882 (Vandervalk,C) Solar energy sys.-exempt prop. tax

A2294 (Greenwald,L) Advertising rates, off.-incr.

A2761 (Vainieri Huttle,V) Dentistry-concerns practice

A2889 (Burzichelli,J) Bus., relocating to St.-prov. website

Co-Sponsors Added: (cont'd)



A3344 (Giblin,T; Cryan,J) Equine animals-concerns fire safety

A3595 Aca (1R) (Gordon,R) Energy efficiency in bldgs.-promotes

A3704 (Corodemus,S) US Coast Guard-auth. special lic. plate

A3774 (Chivukula,U) Campaign contrib.-concerns

A3844 (McKeon,J) Fire dist., vol. fire co.-mun. approp.

A3875 (Fisher,D) Jason's Law-estab. drug awareness camp.

A3939 Aca (1R) (Vainieri Huttle,V) Daniel Mackay's Law-death by mv

A3991 Aca (1R) (Chivukula,U) Domestic viol restraining order-concerns

A4044 Aca (1R) (Vainieri Huttle,V) Health Info. Tech. Promotion Act

A4053 (Greenwald,L) Towing co.-req. lic and regulates

A4068 (Vainieri Huttle,V) Real Estate Installment Contract Act

A4156 (Epps,C) Energy efficiency standard-cert. product

A4208 (Truitt,O; Manzo,L; Steele,A; Greenwald,L; Gusciora,R; Voss,J; Mayer,D; McKeon,J; Stanley,C; Scalera,F; Stender,L; Diegnan,P; Epps,C)

Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Ed/Prog Act



Co-Sponsors Withdrawn:



A4022 (Fisher,D) Marine Sci. Consortium-estab.



Second Prime Sponsors Added:



A457 Aca (1R) (Chivukula,U) Crime against child under 16-sentencing

A3344 (Cohen,N) Equine animals-concerns fire safety



Third Prime Sponsors Added:



A1960 (Cohen,N) Witnesses, out-of-st.-concerns

A2387 (Cohen,N) Vet., cert.-prov. unemp. benf.

A3291 (Fisher,D) Alco. bev. purch.-cert. reg. req.

A3428 (Cohen,N) False Claims Act-estab.

A3991 Aca (1R) (Cohen,N) Domestic viol restraining order-concerns

A4022 (Fisher,D) Marine Sci. Consortium-estab.

AJR135 (Manzo,L) Emp. Free Choice Act-urge Cong. enact



Fourth Prime Sponsors Added:



A4004 Aca (1R) (Stender,L) Speeding in a sch. zone-concerns

A4067 Aca (1R) (Epps,C) Energy efficiency prog.-concerns

A4086 (Epps,C) Env. sound materials-concerns purch.

AJR135 (Van Drew,J) Emp. Free Choice Act-urge Cong. enact



Fifth Prime Sponsors Added:



A4067 Aca (1R) (Gordon,R) Energy efficiency prog.-concerns

A4076 (Stanley,C) Special ed.-concerns



Sixth Prime Sponsors Added:



A1933 Aca (1R) (Mayer,D) Sch. used as polling place-security req.



The Assembly Speaker has made the following committee changes:



*Effective May 11, 2007



Assembly Transportation and Public Works Committee:



Assemblyman Brian E. Rumpf, (9), to replace Assemblyman Francis L. Bodine (8).

The Assembly Speaker has made the following committee changes: (cont'd)



*Effective May 11, 2007



Assembly Homeland Security and State Preparedness Committee:



Assemblyman Francis L. Bodine (8), to replace Assemblyman Alfred E. Steele (35).

Assemblyman Samuel D. Thompson (13).



The Assembly adjourned at 7:09 P.M. to meet again on Thursday, May 17, 2007 (QUORUM, Committee Groups "A" and "B" scheduled to meet).



Bills Passed Both Houses/Sent To Governor:



None



Bills Signed Into Law Since Last Session (5/10/2007):



None