ASSEMBLY, No. 2926

STATE OF NEW JERSEY

217th LEGISLATURE

 

INTRODUCED FEBRUARY 16, 2016

 


 

Sponsored by:

Assemblyman  LOUIS D. GREENWALD

District 6 (Burlington and Camden)

Assemblywoman  VALERIE VAINIERI HUTTLE

District 37 (Bergen)

Assemblyman  GARY S. SCHAER

District 36 (Bergen and Passaic)

Assemblyman  RAJ MUKHERJI

District 33 (Hudson)

Assemblyman  JAMEL C. HOLLEY

District 20 (Union)

Assemblywoman  GABRIELA M. MOSQUERA

District 4 (Camden and Gloucester)

Assemblywoman  ELIZABETH MAHER MUOIO

District 15 (Hunterdon and Mercer)

Assemblywoman  SHAVONDA E. SUMTER

District 35 (Bergen and Passaic)

Assemblyman  VINCENT MAZZEO

District 2 (Atlantic)

Senator  NILSA CRUZ-PEREZ

District 5 (Camden and Gloucester)

Senator  SANDRA B. CUNNINGHAM

District 31 (Hudson)

 

Co-Sponsored by:

Assemblyman Wimberly, Senators Gordon, Greenstein, Pou and Turner

 

 

SYNOPSIS

     Repeals law suspending certain licenses, registrations and certifications for failure to repay student loans.

 

CURRENT VERSION OF TEXT

     As introduced.

  


An Act concerning suspension of certain licenses and repealing P.L.1999, c.54.

 

     Be It Enacted by the Senate and General Assembly of the State of New Jersey:

 

     1.    P.L.1999, c.54 (C.45:1-21.2 and C.2A:13-12) is repealed.

 

     2.    This act shall take effect immediately.

 

 

STATEMENT

 

     This bill repeals sections 1 and 2 of P.L.1999, c.54, which stipulates that persons who are licensed by the Director of the Division of Consumer Affairs or by the various professional and occupational boards located within the Division of Consumer Affairs shall have their licenses suspended by the director or the board by which they are regulated when the director or board is notified by a lender or guarantor of nonpayment or default of a State or federal direct or guaranteed educational loan by those persons.  P.L.1999, c.54 also provides that the Supreme Court of the State of New Jersey may suspend the licenses of attorneys who fail to repay student loans.