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A21 AcaAca (2R) "New Jersey Cannabis Regulatory, Enforcement Assistance, and Marketplace Modernization Act"; legalizes personal use cannabis for certain adults, subject to State regulation; decriminalizes small amount marijuana and hashish possession; removes marijuana as Schedule I drug.*
Bills and Joint Resolutions Signed by the Governor

Identical Bill Number: S21    (2R)

Quijano, Annette   as Primary Sponsor
Holley, Jamel C.   as Primary Sponsor
Timberlake, Britnee N.   as Primary Sponsor
McKnight, Angela V.   as Primary Sponsor
Danielsen, Joe   as Primary Sponsor
Wimberly, Benjie E.   as Primary Sponsor
Scutari, Nicholas P.   as Primary Sponsor
Sweeney, Stephen M.   as Primary Sponsor
Jasey, Mila M.   as Co-Sponsor
Calabrese, Clinton   as Co-Sponsor
Lopez, Yvonne   as Co-Sponsor

11/5/2020 Introduced, Referred to Assembly Oversight, Reform and Federal Relations Committee
11/9/2020 Reported and Referred to Assembly Appropriations Committee
11/19/2020 Reported out of Assembly Comm. with Amendments, 2nd Reading
12/14/2020 Recommitted to Assembly Appropriations Committee
12/14/2020 Reported out of Assembly Comm. with Amendments, 2nd Reading
12/17/2020 Passed by the Assembly (49-24-6)
12/17/2020 Received in the Senate without Reference, 2nd Reading
12/17/2020 Substituted for S21 (2R)
12/17/2020 Passed Senate (Passed Both Houses) (23-17)
2/22/2021 Approved P.L.2021, c.16.

Statement - AOF 11/9/20 - 19 pages PDF Format    HTML Format
Introduced - - 216 pages PDF Format    HTML Format
Statement - AAP 11/19/20 - 27 pages PDF Format    HTML Format
Reprint - - 214 pages PDF Format    HTML Format
Statement - AAP 12/15/20 1R - 31 pages PDF Format    HTML Format
Reprint - - 240 pages PDF Format    HTML Format
Fiscal Estimate - 12/22/20; 2R - 3 pages PDF Format    HTML Format
Advance Law - - 240 pages PDF Format    HTML Format
Pamphlet Law - Corrected Copy - 166 pages PDF Format    HTML Format

Committee Voting:
AOF  11/9/2020  -  r/favorably  -  Yes {4}  No {2}  Not Voting {0}  Abstains {0}  -  Roll Call
AAP  11/19/2020  -  r/Aca  -  Yes {7}  No {4}  Not Voting {0}  Abstains {0}  -  Roll Call
AAP  12/15/2020  -  r/Aca  -  Yes {7}  No {4}  Not Voting {0}  Abstains {0}  -  Roll Call

Session Voting:
Asm.  12/17/2020  -  3RDG FINAL PASSAGE   -  Yes {49}  No {24}  Not Voting {1}  Abstains {6}  -  Roll Call
Sen.    12/17/2020  -  SUB FOR S21   -  Yes {0}  No {0}  Not Voting {40}    -  Voice Vote Passed
Sen.    12/17/2020  -  3RDG FINAL PASSAGE   -  Yes {23}  No {17}  Not Voting {0}    -  Roll Call



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