for February 20, 2020




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Vol. XLIV No. 7                                                                                  219th Legislature First Annual Session





The Senate did not meet. The Senate will meet on Monday, February 24, 2020 (QUORUM, Committee Groups “3” and “4” scheduled to meet).




Bills Introduced/Without Reference/Given Second Reading:


AR109  Coughlin,C  Assembly Rule 10:1-updates the Assembly standing reference committees


Bills Introduced:


A2798  Schaer,G/Reynolds-Jackson,V  Inmates participating in college degree programming-reduce parole eligibility  REF ALP

A2799  Murphy,C  Entrepreneur Learner's Permit Pilot Program-Business Action Center establish  REF AST

A2800  Schaer,G  Charter school-permits limited admission of certain students  REF AED

A2801  Murphy,C  Utility work-provide notice of certain utility work that could impact traffic  REF ATU

A2802  Schaer,G  Electronic Plan Review System-establishes; applications electronic submission  REF AHO

A2803  Murphy,C  Disabled person-req restricted parking spaces located near youth athletic fields  REF ATR

A2804  Schaer,G  Flood insurance premiums-adds to property tax levy cap exclusions increase  REF ASL

A2805  Murphy,C/Dancer,R  Vet., disab. & Purple Heart recipient-not req to own veh, exempt from meter fees  REF AMV

A2806  Schaer,G  Prop tax levy cap-create exclusion, provide matching funds to qualify for grants  REF ASL

A2807  Murphy,C  Veh, autonomous-DLPS estab training prog prepare law enforcement off to interact  REF ALP

A2808  Schaer,G  Mortgage foreclosure actions-be filed by attorneys  REF AHO

A2809  Murphy,C/Mosquera,G+1  Parole revocation-requires for assaulting or threatening law enforcement officer  REF ALP

A2810  Murphy,C  Sexual assault forensic evidence-requires evidence be preserved for 10 years  REF ALP

A2811  Schaer,G  Parking tickets by mail-permits service  REF ALP

A2812  Schaer,G/Pinkin,N  Furniture, tip over risk-furniture retailers prov. notice; tip restraint devices  REF ACO

A2813  Murphy,C  Uniform Criminal Records Accuracy Act  REF ALP

A2814  Schaer,G  GPS navigation devices-permits installation, not obstruct mv operator's vision  REF ACO

A2815  Murphy,C  Residential mortgages-authorizes HMFA to offer loans for refinancing  REF AHO

A2816  Schaer,G  Standard Forms Contracts Act-establish procedures for determining enforceability  REF ACO

A2817  Murphy,C  Nonprofit Hospital Community Service Contribution Study Commission-establishes  REF ASL

A2818  Schaer,G  Appeal bonds in civil actions-limits amounts to $50M  REF AJU

A2819  Murphy,C  Mortgage Assistance Pilot Program-establishes  REF AHO

A2820  Murphy,C  Municipal announcements and accept complaints-required by electronic means  REF ASL

A2821  Schaer,G  Health Insurance Network Adequacy-establishes NJ Commission  REF AFI

A2822  Murphy,C/Pinkin,N  Prop. tax exemption-req. cost-benefit analyses/local government financial impact  REF ASL

A2823  Schaer,G  Insurance fraud related to health claims-criminal and civil penalities  REF AFI

A2824  Murphy,C  Non-residential foreclosed vacant and abandoned property-creditor maintain  REF AHO

A2825  Schaer,G  Health claims-classify med necessary procedures, remit payment for svcs rendered  REF AFI

A2826  Murphy,C  Governor's budget message-incl. fiscal analyses of recommendations to raise rev  REF ASL

A2827  Schaer,G  Health Care Prov Network Transparency-estab access to health care prov discounts  REF AFI

A2828  Murphy,C  Disclosure statements-reduces threshold for filing annually  REF ASL

A2829  Murphy,C  Veterinary practice licensure laws-upgrades penalties for violating  REF ARP

A2830  Murphy,C  Buprenorphine-req health benefits coverage for pain treatment w/out step therapy  REF AFI

A2831  Murphy,C  Hairstyling licensees-complete domestic violence and sexual assault awareness ed  REF ARP


Bills Introduced: (cont’d)


A2832  Murphy,C  Dog Trainers Licensure Act  REF ARP

A2833  Jasey,M  Charter school-modifies various aspects including student enrollment procedures  REF AED

A2834  Murphy,C  Blueberry muffin-designates as the State Muffin  REF ASL

A2835  Murphy,C  Education Board & municipalities-record public meetings & post recordings  REF ASL

A2836  Murphy,C  Handwritten signature from pub disclosure-exempt; redaction, posted on Internet  REF ASL

A2837  Jasey,M+1  Teaching staff member assessment-limit use of student progress, no more than 10%  REF AED

A2838  Mukherji,R  Contraceptives long acting reversible-DHS implement pymt strategy, encourage use  REF AWC

A2839  Mukherji,R  Suicides by minors-requires reporting of certain attempted and completed  REF AWC

A2840  Mukherji,R  Unclaimed water utility deposits-dedicate to Statewide nonprofit util. asst. org  REF ATU

A2841  Mukherji,R  UEZ in Hoboken City-authorizes creation  REF ACE

A2842  Schaer,G  Pediatric emergency departments, certain-impose requirements  REF AHE

A2843  Mukherji,R/Chiaravalloti,N  Vote-employers required to provide paid leave to employees  REF ALA

A2844  Schaer,G/Gove,D  Family day care provider, registered-permits up to 10 children to be cared for  REF AWC

A2845  Schaer,G  Homemaker-home health aides-revises requirements for certification  REF AHE

A2846  Mukherji,R  Low-income person-permits local units & authorities to reduce water/sewer fees  REF ATU

A2847  Schaer,G  Health care agencies & svc firms-estab pilot prog, incentive-based value payment  REF AHE

A2848  Mukherji,R/Pinkin,N  Neonicotinoids-prohibits application on State, county or municipal property  REF AEN

A2849  Schaer,G  Nursing homes-establish pilot program for incentive-based value payment system  REF ASE

A2850  Mukherji,R/Pintor Marin,E  Public Water Supply Fluoridation Act-concerns public community water systems  REF AHE

A2851  Schaer,G  Out-of-State fac-disclose business relationship when making patient referrals  REF AHE

A2852  Mukherji,R  Advanced cyberinfrasture strategic plan-develop  REF AST

A2853  Schaer,G  Adult medical day care-increases reimbursement rate for providers  REF ASE

A2854  Schaer,G  Tire waste sites-requires continuing identification and remediation  REF AEN

A2855  Mukherji,R  Credit unions, certain-exempts from sales and use tax  REF AFI

A2856  Schaer,G  St administered pension funds-prioritize in-state infrastructure proj investment  REF ABU

A2857  Mukherji,R  Film production facility-provides CBT and income tax credit, cert capital invest  REF ACE

A2858  Schaer,G  State pension funds & Cash Management Fund-expand range of investment vehicles  REF AFI

A2859  Schaer,G  Police services-pub. util reimburse municipality 60 days after bill is submitted  REF ATU

A2860  Schaer,G  Neighborhood Solar Energy Investment Program-establish  REF ATU

A2861  Moen,W  FamilyCare-elim. req. to be w/out health insur. for 3 months prior to enrolling  REF AWC

A2862  Schaer,G  Rape care advocates-concerns victim's right under certain circumstances  REF AJU

A2863  Moen,W/Swain,L  Water, drinking-req. public water systems provide notice of elevated lead levels  REF AEN

A2864  DeCroce,B  Algal blooms-authorize use of CBT revenues for grants for prevention/remediation  REF AEN

A2866  Dancer,R  Involuntary commitment-transfer person awaiting hearing to State psych. hospital  REF AJU

A2867  DiMaio,J  Prop tax, State-deduct amount paid on principal resid from income tax obligation  REF ASL

A2868  Dancer,R  Dyslexia website-DOE required to establish  REF AHE

A2869  Dancer,R  Veterinarians-expands prescription monitoring program to include  REF AHE

A2870  Bramnick,J  One-time alert on personal wireless devices-law enforcement officers receive  REF ALP

A2871  Dancer,R  Telepsychiatry-Medicaid cover and reimburse mental health svcs. provided through  REF AHE

A2872  Dancer,R  Nursing home resid personal fds-fund misapprop is grounds for cause of action  REF ASE

A2873  Dancer,R  Psychiatric hospitals-State reimburse counties for maintenance for patients  REF AHE

A2874  Dancer,R  Inmates transferred to psychiatric hospitals-concerns financial responsibility  REF ALP

A2875  Dancer,R  Cystic fibrosis financial assistance program;$425K  REF AHE

A2876  Dancer,R  Sobriety & drug testing req. for substance use disorder treatment ctr.-DHS estab  REF AHU

A2877  Dancer,R+1  Property, vacant and abandoned-requires registration with municipalities  REF ACD

A2878  Dancer,R  Tax lien sales, electronic-establish standards  REF ACE

A2879  Dancer,R  Homemaker-home health aides-exempts minimum wage requirements compensation paid  REF ALA

A2880  Space,P  Hospitals & St. psychiatric hosp-repeals requirement to hold annual pub meetings  REF AHE

A2881  Bramnick,J  Education and employment-credit against income tax for pursuing  REF ACE

A2882  Munoz,N  Vote-by-mail ballot-county clerk send confirmation, different requested address  REF ASL

A2883  Munoz,N  Matthew's Law Limiting Use of Restraints-establish  REF AHU

A2884  Munoz,N  Shaken baby syndrome & Period of PURPLE Crying program-establish awareness  REF AWC

A2885  Munoz,N  Count the Kicks-estab. campaign; ed pregnant women, track unborn child movements  REF AWC

A2886  Munoz,N  Paratransit veh, special-display flashing warning lights, discharging passengers  REF ATR

A2887  Munoz,N  Paratransit vehicles, special-creates motor vehicle offenses  REF ATR

A2888  Munoz,N  Urban Transit Hub Tax Credit Act-expand eligibility, broaden qualifier provision  REF ACE

A2889  Munoz,N  Light frame construction for multiple dwellings-evaluation of appropiateness req  REF AHO

A2890  Lopez,Y  Prof & occupational bds-req standards, considering applicants w/crim hist record  REF ARP

A2891  Lopez,Y  Digital Asset and Blockchain Technology Act  REF AFI

A2892  Lopez,Y  Restaurant Meals Program-estab in DHS; use SNAP benefits at approved restaurants  REF AHU

A2893  Lopez,Y  Licensed plate, special-change current sys. for discontinuance of various types  REF ATR

A2894  Webber,J  Algal blooms-appropriate from Trenton Capital City Aid for mitigation/prevention  REF AEN

A2895  Space,P  Hunting licenses-reduces residency requirement from 6 months to 60 days  REF AAN

A2896  Space,P  School Safety & Security Act-establishes penalties for criminal acts on sch prop  REF AED

A2897  Space,P  Apprenticeships and programs-provides dedicated funding for promotion  REF ALA

A2898  Space,P  Incarcerated individual-prohibits payment of temporary disability benefits  REF ALA

A2899  Space,P  Jr Firefighter Auxiliary members-promulgate reg pertaining to training/duties  REF ALP

A2900  Space,P  County vocational school districts-limits annual increase in tuition rates to 2%  REF AED

A2901  Space,P  School busing-extends limit for nonpublic school to 30 miles  REF AED

A2902  Space,P  Oral recitation from the Declaration of Independence, in schools-requires;$10K  REF AED


Bills Introduced: (cont’d)


A2903  Space,P  Smarter Lunchroom Act-promotes healthy food choices in school cafeterias  REF AED

A2904  Space,P  Handgun permit-revise procedures for securing  REF AJU

A2905  Space,P  Best Use of Ugly Produce Award Program-establish  REF AAN

A2906  Space,P  Farm equipment and lawn mowers-concerns right to repair  REF AAN

A2907  Space,P  Plant species, endangered in NJ-concerns  REF AAN

A2908  Space,P  Bus. owners, self-employed-deduct their own pension contrib. from income tax  REF ACE

A2909  Space,P  Electronic benefit cards-restrict use by cash assistance recipients  REF AHU

A2910  Space,P  Abortion-cover full cost of incarcerated woman in county correctional fac.  REF ALP

A2911  Webber,J  Crimes, during state of emergency-upgrade to first degree  REF AHS

A2912  Webber,J  Motor vehicle registration renewal, certain-eliminates  REF ALP

A2913  Webber,J  Community Emergency Response Team members-perform traffic duties  REF AHS

A2914  Webber,J  Name change-MVC required to accept death certificate as proof  REF ATR

A2915  Webber,J  Juveniles-admitted to drug court programs under certain circumstances  REF AJU

A2916  Webber,J  US flag and recite Pledge of Allegiance-required at the beginning of meetings  REF ASL

A2917  Webber,J  Political party committee memb, newly elected-assume office upon certification  REF ASL

A2918  Webber,J  School Children First Act-establishes factor for determining compensation  REF AED

A2919  Webber,J  Public school district budget reduction-elim. appeals to the Ed. Commissioner  REF AED

A2920  Webber,J  New charter school authorizers and additional modifications-designation  REF AED

A2921  Webber,J  Home-school students-allow participation in school-sponsored activities  REF AED

A2922  Webber,J  School budget communications-places restrictions on unsolicited  REF AED

A2923  Webber,J  Loc. govt officers elected-proh employment w/law firm where contract was awarded  REF ASL

A2924  Webber,J  Generators, automatic standby-install in residences w/out zoning bd approval  REF AHO

A2925  Webber,J  Affordable housing developments, municipally owned-waive certain inspection fees  REF AHO

A2926  Webber,J  Fire/sch dist & county govt-share in burden of property assessment appeal refund  REF ASL

A2927  Webber,J  Municipal tax assessor-permits shared service agreement for tax assessment  REF ASL

A2928  Webber,J  Tax overpayments-increases interest rate paid on certain overdue refunds  REF ASL

A2929  Webber,J  Vehicles, county & municipal-prohibits use by part-time elected loc govt officer  REF ASL

A2930  Webber,J  State Debt Capacity Advisory Commission-establish  REF ASL

A2931  Webber,J  Highlands municipalities-allows residents designate on income tax returns  REF AEN

A2932  Webber,J  NJ Council of County Colleges-makes membership optional  REF AHI

A2933  Webber,J  S corporations-eliminate $375 minimum CBT with gross receipts of less than $100K  REF ACE

A2934  Webber,J  Income tax rate-re-establishes 6.37 percent  REF AAP

A2935  Webber,J  Petroleum product taxes-eliminate automatic increase  REF ATR

A2936  Webber,J  Wrongful life/birth suits-prohibits  REF AJU

A2937  Webber,J  Wills-not valid unless signed by testator or writtin in testator's handwriting  REF AJU

A2938  Webber,J  Buildings, facilities or sports and games premises-limits liability for operator  REF AJU

A2939  Webber,J  Property rights-time frames for establishing or enforcing adverse possession  REF AJU

A2940  Webber,J  Vessel registration and renewal fees, dedicate $500K annually, Greenwood Lake Fd  REF AEN

A2941  Space,P  Electric public utilities-disseminate thru social media/text messages, cert info  REF ATU

A2942  Space,P  Combat Action Ribbon-authorizes creation of license plate  REF AMV

A2943  Spearman,W  School property-impose enhanced penalty for threat transmitted to kill/do harm  REF AJU

A2944  Space,P  Idling motor vehicles-permitted on residential property  REF AEN

A2945  Space,P  Electric public utilities-establish toll-free number, report damaged equipment  REF ATU

A2946  Space,P  Death penalty for certain murders-reinstates  REF AJU

A2947  Space,P  Bat houses-DEP designate areas in each State park and forest for constructions  REF AAN

A2948  Space,P/Sumter,S  Highlands Water Prot. Council-4 of the 7 memb. cannot be of the same pol. Party  REF AEN

A2949  Space,P  Local unit insurance funds-expands eligibility to join  REF ASL

A2950  Space,P  Affordable housing units-make available, preferential basis to cert elig persons  REF AHO

A2951  Space,P  Civil Service-eliminates seniority for reductions in force  REF ASL

A2952  Space,P  Senior freeze reimbursement-convert credit applied directly to property tax bill  REF ASE

A2953  Space,P  Affordable housing rules-exempts contaminated and industrially-zoned sites  REF AHO

A2954  Space,P  Motorcycles-authorizes creation of vertical license plates  REF ATR

A2955  McKeon,J  Governor Brendan Byrne Memorial Highway-desig Interstate Rt. 280 in West Orange  REF ATR

A2956  McKeon,J  Firearm possession during pub. demonstration, causing civil disorder-estab crime  REF AJU

A2957  McKeon,J  Youth Sports Task Force-examine issues incl. abusive coaching & bullying players  REF AWC

A2958  McKeon,J/Zwicker,A  Construction, new-permits municipalities to require be solar ready  REF AHO

A2959  DePhillips,C  Campaign contributions-prohibits candidate charges w/crime to use for legal fees  REF ASL

A2960  DePhillips,C  Veterans, certain surviving spouses-provides gross income tax deduction  REF AMV

A2961  DePhillips,C  Suicide prevention training for mental health practitioners-requires annually  REF AHE

A2962  DePhillips,C  First responder suicides-requires reporting to DOH  REF ALP

A2964  Reynolds-Jackson,V/Verrelli,A  Foreclosed property-notify municipality and common interest community  REF AHO

A2965  Webber,J  School district performance audits-expands authority of State Auditor  REF AED

A2966  Space,P  Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation-authorizes creation of license plates  REF AMV

A2967  Space,P  Electric public util-maintain registry of retired emp to use during power outage  REF ATU

A2968  Space,P  Public util-maintain registry of licensed electricians used during power outages  REF ATU

A2969  Space,P  Work First NJ program benefits-provide drug testing of adult recipients  REF AHU

A2970  Downey,J  Crime victim, certain-strengthens location confidentiality  REF AJU

A2971  Webber,J  Digital Impersonation Prevention Act-impersonate a person on Internet website  REF AST

A2972  Webber,J  Incarcerated individuals-prohibit receiving Medicaid, Work First NJ or SNAP benf  REF AHU



Bills Introduced: (cont’d)


A2973  Webber,J  Building owned & used by municipality or vol fire department-exempt construction  REF AEN

A2974  Webber,J  Counties, mun. shared services-priority consideration of permit applications  REF ASL

A2975  Webber,J  Highlands Water Protection & Planning Act-concerns expansion or reconstruction  REF AEN

A2976  Webber,J  Greenwood Lake-mitigation and prevention of harmful algal blooms;$4M  REF AEN

A2977  Webber,J  Transportation network company-provide live customer service representative  REF ATR

A2978  Webber,J  Cadaveric fetal tissue, from elective abortion-prohibits cosmetic research  REF AHE

A2979  Webber,J  Addiction Med. Philanthropy Act-med. malpractice liab, substance abuse treatment  REF AHE

A2980  Webber,J  Greystone Park Psychiatric Hosp property-restricts sale/use of St-owned property  REF ASL

A2981  Webber,J  Tax abatement agreements-municipalities file copies w/in 10 days of execution  REF ASL

A2982  Webber,J  Greystone Park Psychiatric Hospital-req sale, remaining unused St-owned portion  REF ASL

A2983  Webber,J  Executive county superintendent of schools-Governor allowed to remove  REF AED

A2984  Webber,J  Education Investment Act-estab. equity financing for ed prog at higher ed instit  REF AHI

A2985  Webber,J  College president compensation-post information on its website  REF AHI

A2986  Webber,J  Interscholastic sports athletics-student not enrolled in school, may participate  REF AED

A2987  Webber,J  Higher education institution-annually submit capital proj report/post on website  REF AHI

A2988  Webber,J  Vehicles, State-requires reduction in number over 5 fiscal years  REF ASL

A2989  Burzichelli,J  Brewing training program-student over 18 permitted to taste wine for ed purposes  REF AOF

A2990  Burzichelli,J  Heating oil deliveries-limit liability for persons who deliver oil to unreg tank  REF AEN

A2991  Burzichelli,J  Business personal property, local exchange telephone companies-local taxation  REF ASL

A2992  Taliaferro,A  Animal rescue org. or breeders-estab. requirements; revise shelter and pound law  REF AAN

A2993  Taliaferro,A  Jersey Canned Goods Program-establish to promote canned goods, food grown in NJ  REF AAN

A2994  Taliaferro,A  Jersey Frozen Foods Prog-estab to promote frozen fruit & other goods grown in NJ  REF AAN

A2995  Taliaferro,A  Bachelor's degree programs-4 yr higher education instit offer, complete in 3 yrs  REF AHI

A2996  Taliaferro,A  Alcoholic beverage price list-revises certain licensee filing requirements  REF AOF

A2997  Taliaferro,A  Farm wineries-create alternating proprietorship for production  REF AOF

A2998  Taliaferro,A  Plenary winery licensees-exempts filing req imposed, litter-generating products  REF AOF

A2999  Taliaferro,A+1  Student-athlete injury, lost athletic scholarship-institution prov. equivalent  REF AHI

A3000  Auth,R  Vouchers, pub school student-provides, parent consider learning material harmful  REF AED

A3001  Vainieri Huttle,V  Children under care of DCPP-may not be home-schooled  REF AWC

A3002  Vainieri Huttle,V  Domestic viol. shelters-allows income tax deduction for 50% of contrib. of $100  REF AWC

A3003  Vainieri Huttle,V  Condoms-exempts from sales and use tax  REF AHE

A3004  Mukherji,R  Drug offenders, convicted-revises eligibility to receive assistance benefits  REF AHU

A3005  Armato,J  Mental Health Early Action on Campus Act  REF AHI

A3006  Lampitt,P  Audio or visual media intentionally deceptive-requires disclosure  REF AST

A3007  Lampitt,P  Higher education institutions-prov. students w/access to mental health care prog  REF AHI

A3008  Lampitt,P  Lactation Consultants Licensing Act  REF ARP

A3009  Lampitt,P  Basic Skills Training Prog. for Economic Growth-increases reporting requirements  REF ALA

A3010  Lampitt,P  Child care, higher education instit.-proh. an amount in excess of voucher amount  REF AHI

A3011  Lampitt,P  Higher education students, child custody-prohibits requiring to purch meal plans  REF AHI

A3012  Lampitt,P  Title IX-provide students w/information on rights; provide coordinator's number  REF AED

A3013  Lampitt,P  Developmental Disab Division-make comprehensive program list available to public  REF AHU

A3014  Lampitt,P  Developmental disabilities-transfers certain individuals from DHS to DCF  REF AHU

A3015  Lampitt,P  Developmental disabled svcs-recover federal fund excess, support community infra  REF AHU

A3016  Lampitt,P  Carbon monoxide detectors-required in school buildings  REF AED

A3017  Lampitt,P  Contraceptives, self-administered hormonal-make available over the counter  REF AWC

A3018  Lampitt,P  Marijuana, medical-estab. protection from adverse emp action for auth. patients  REF AHE

A3019  Lampitt,P  Solar photovoltaic panels-BPU-certified person install on noise barriers & roads  REF ATR

A3020  Lampitt,P  Small businesses engaged in life sciences-creates matching grant program  REF AST

A3021  Lampitt,P  Youth serving organization employees & volunteers-registry for background checks  REF AWC

A3022  Lampitt,P  School distrist-provide a list of students who left school prior to graduation  REF AED

A3023  Lampitt,P  Familial status-concerns discrimination  REF ALA

A3024  Lampitt,P  Innovation zone prog-estab to stimulate tech industry clusters, receive tax cred  REF AST

A3025  Lampitt,P  Work First NJ General Pub. Asst.-young adult claimed as dependent receive benf.  REF AHE

A3026  Lampitt,P  Health clinics, retail-develop policies and procedures for identifying services  REF AHE

A3027  Lampitt,P  Workforce & Economic Development-funds for NJ Community College Consortium  REF ALA

A3028  Lampitt,P  Statewide Assessment Review Task Force-establishes  REF AED

A3029  Lampitt,P  Concussion evaluation and management-concerns written clearance  REF AHE

A3030  Lampitt,P  Supporting Knowledge and Investing in Life Long Skills Commission-establishes  REF ALA

A3031  Lampitt,P  Energy efficient building construction-provides credit under CBT and income tax  REF ACE

A3032  Lampitt,P  Sustainable Tiny Home Pilot Program-HMFA establish in 3 regions of the State;$5M  REF AHO

A3033  Lampitt,P  Patient Safety Act-clarify health fac/prof apology inadmissible in legal actions  REF AHE

A3034  Lampitt,P  Food service advisory committee-consider menu options reflect dietary preference  REF AED

A3035  Lampitt,P  Child support judgments-estab separate class of claims against insolvent estates  REF AJU

A3036  Lampitt,P/Murphy,C  Affidavit of merit-plaintiff obtain in malpractice suit against enrolled agent  REF AJU

A3037  Lampitt,P/Karabinchak,R+1  Bullying, harassment & intimidation-estab pilot program to address climate issue  REF AED

A3038  Lampitt,P  Milk sharing dangers-establish public awareness campaign advising pregnant women  REF AWC

A3039  Lampitt,P  Child care centers, licensed-establish grant program, construct kitchen fac.;$1M  REF AWC

A3040  Lampitt,P  Local government employee on paid leave-proh a different county from employing  REF ASL

A3041  Lampitt,P  Home-schooling children under DCPP care-prohibits  REF AWC

A3042  Lampitt,P  Patient-Centered Medical Home Act-establishes  REF AHE


Bills Introduced: (cont’d)


A3043  Lampitt,P  Community Health Worker Prog.-links med. underserved w/health care resources  REF AHE

A3044  Lampitt,P  Student mental health treatment at higher education institution-notify parents  REF AHI

A3045  Lampitt,P  Council of Women in Higher Education-estab. in St. Dept. to study/promote issues  REF AHI

A3046  Lampitt,P  Education enrichment demonstration program-creates CBT and income tax credits  REF AED

A3047  Lampitt,P  Innovation Schools Act-establishes process to develop  REF AED

A3048  Lampitt,P  Sexual assault allegations, certain-employers required to report  REF ALA

A3049  Lampitt,P+1  Prescription drug pricing disclosure requirement, measures and reduce cost-estab  REF AHE

A3050  Lampitt,P  School employees-in-service training on safety & security incl threat assessment  REF AED

A3051  Lampitt,P  Teacher misconduct-DOE collect information and report to the Legislature  REF AED

A3052  Lampitt,P  Textbook vendors-requires DOE to maintain a list that use inclusive material  REF AED

A3053  Lampitt,P  NJ PLACE program-concerns & allocates $300K  REF ALA

A3054  Lampitt,P  School employees-in-service training on safety & security incl threat assessment  REF AJU

A3055  Lampitt,P  Stillbirth Resource Center & program-estab for prevention/reduction of incidents  REF AWC

A3056  Greenwald,L  School election, annual-move to November; submit proposals, addl budget spending  REF ASL

A3057  Greenwald,L  MLUL-modifies requirements for preliminary site plans and subdivisions  REF ASL

A3058  Greenwald,L  Open space trust funds-authorizes expenditures to develop or maintain land  REF ACD

A3059  Greenwald,L  Wine Promotion Account-increases dedication of certain revenues  REF AAN

A3060  Greenwald,L  Economic & Fiscal Policy Review Commission-establish; provide ongoing review  REF AAP

A3061  Greenwald,L  Educational assistance programs, employees-allow income tax deduction  REF AHI

A3062  Pintor Marin,E/Moen,W  Financial Empowerment Pilot Program, three year-establishes  REF AFI

A3063  Pintor Marin,E  Discrimination or harassment complaints-clarify provisions concerning disclosure  REF ASL

A3064  Pintor Marin,E/Reynolds-Jackson,V  Emerging Technology Urban Grant Program in EDA-establishes  REF ACE

A3065  Houghtaling,E  Beach umberllas requires anchoring-retailers post signs regarding risks  REF ACO

A3066  Houghtaling,E  Farm management disputes-auth award of reasonable costs/attorney fees to farmers  REF AAN

A3067  Houghtaling,E  Motor vehicle lease-requires certain disclosures  REF ACO

A3068  Houghtaling,E  Pension and retirement income exclusion-modifies-income eligibility cap  REF AAP

A3069  Quijano,A  United Way, NJ-provides voluntary contribution by taxpayers on income tax return  REF AHU

A3070  Quijano,A  Homestead credit-payment req. to claimant following sale of qualifying homestead  REF AAP

A3071  Quijano,A  Volunteer firefighter, rescue & first aid member-claim $500 income tax deduction  REF ALP

A3072  Quijano,A  Consumer Electronic Voice Recognition Information Act-prohibits operation  REF AST

A3073  Quijano,A  Schools public, private or charter-proh cloud computing svc from disclosing data  REF AED

A3074  Quijano,A  Election infrastructure vendor-disclose financial ties for vendor approval  REF ASL

A3075  Quijano,A  Urban farming grant and loan program-NJEDA establish  REF AAN

A3076  Quijano,A  Energy efficiency standards-adopt for general service incandescent lamps  REF ATU

A3077  Quijano,A  Coastal Climate Change Commission-create; study issues present to municipalities  REF AEN

A3078  Quijano,A  Black box warnings-DOH required to make list of drugs accessible thru website  REF AHE

A3079  Quijano,A  Parkinson's Disease Public Awareness and Education Act  REF AHE

A3080  Quijano,A  Suicide Prevention Advisory Council-establishes in DOH  REF AHE

A3081  Quijano,A  Comprehensive Geriatric Fall Prevention Pilot Program-establish in DHS;$11.7M  REF ASE

A3082  Quijano,A  Executor or administrator-take control of online accounts of deceased person  REF AJU

A3083  Quijano,A  American Red Cross-establish special license plates  REF ATR

A3084  Quijano,A  Toll violation payments, cashless toll exit-prohibit charging administrative fee  REF ATR

A3085  Quijano,A  Tongue tie-newborn infant screening required  REF AWC

ACR118  Murphy,C  Preexisting conditions-prohibit denial of coverage by certain health insurers  REF AFI

ACR119  Schaer,G  Pharmaceutical manufacturers-urges review & extend product expiration dates  REF AHE

ACR120  Schaer,G  Pharmaceutical products-allow additional entities retain beyond expiration date  REF AHE

ACR121  Bergen,B  State tax, fee, surcharge, or civil penalty-requires 2/3 majority vote  REF ASL

ACR122  Space,P  Delaware River Basin flooding-1954 US Supreme Court Decree to address risk  REF AEN

ACR123  Webber,J  Minor children medical procedures-regarding parental notification; pregnancy  REF AWC

ACR124  Burzichelli,J  Public utility commission voting rights-petition w/in regional transmission org.  REF ATU

ACR125  Reynolds-Jackson,V  Cannabis equity programs-urges states to support  REF ASL

ACR126  Reynolds-Jackson,V  Debt settlement companies-urges efforts to protect minority communities  REF ACO

ACR128  Lampitt,P  Pet shops-municipalities require shops only sell shelter, pound, rescue animals  REF AAN

AJR94  Moen,W/Chaparro,A  Frank Sinatra Day-designate December 12 of each year  REF ASL

AJR95  Dancer,R  Chiari Malformation Awareness Month-permanently designates September, each year  REF AHE

AJR96  Dancer,R  Gastroparesis Awareness Month-designates August of each year  REF AHE

AJR97  Dancer,R  Joanne Chesimard, William Morales-urges for extradition from Cuba to US  REF ALP

AJR98  Space,P  Cooking with Kids Weekend-designates second weekend in July  REF AWC

AJR99  Webber,J  Remembering Victims of Communism Day-designates November 7 of each year  REF AOF

AJR100  Space,P  Farmers Market Week-designates first full week in August of each year  REF AAN

AJR101  Space,P  Bat Night Out-designates last full weekend in August each year  REF AAN

AJR102  Taliaferro,A  Healthy Pollinators Task Force-establishes; address pollinator health problem  REF AAN

AJR103  McKeon,J  Personal Carbon Footprint Awareness Day-designate April 22 of each year  REF AEN

AJR104  Vainieri Huttle,V  Bone Marrow and Umbilical Cord Blood Donation Awareness Month-designates May  REF AHE

AJR105  Lampitt,P  Paraprofessional & School-Related Personnel in Our Schools Day-2nd Fri. of Dec.  REF AED

AJR106  Lampitt,P  Progressive Multiple Sclerosis Day-permanently designates March 28th  REF AHE

AJR107  Lampitt,P  Fragile X Awareness Day-designates July 22 of each year  REF AHE

AJR108  Lampitt,P  Every Kid Healthy Week-designates fourth week in April of each year  REF AWC

AJR109  Lampitt,P  School Absentee Awareness Month-designates September of each year  REF AED

AJR110  Lampitt,P  Equal Rights Amendment-urges US Congress to pass  REF AWC


Bills Introduced: (cont’d)


AJR111  Quijano,A  Learning Disabilities Awareness Month-designates month of October  REF AHU

AJR112  Quijano,A  Sickle Cell Awareness Month-designates September of each year  REF AHE

AR100  Murphy,C+1  Prison Gang Violence Task Force-establishes to study security & safety  REF ALP

AR101  Dancer,R  Stargardt's Disease-promotes increased public awareness  REF AHE

AR102  Dancer,R  Anti-police rhetoric and violence-condemns  REF ALP

AR103  Space,P  Non-dairy products-urges FDA to prohibit labeling as milk  REF AAN

AR104  Space,P  Recovery Court-urge to refer to supervisory treatment program as in publications  REF AJU

AR105  Taliaferro,A  Child Nutrition Act of 1966-urges Congress and President to reauthorize  REF AAN

AR106  Space,P  Natl Childhood Vaccine Injury Act, 1986-US Health/Human Svcs fulfill obligations  REF AHE

AR107  Space,P  Vision 2030-oppose certain parts for Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area  REF AOF

AR108  Lampitt,P  Absenteeism, chronic-urges DOE and school districts develop creative solutions  REF AED


Bills Reported from Committee/Given 2nd Reading:


A229 Aca (1R)  DeAngelo,W/Wimberly,B+2  Telecommunications company-prov prorated refunds, svc outages longer than 24 hrs  REP/ACA

A312  Danielsen,J/Mukherji,R+5  Public utility termination-provide customer certified letter 10 days prior  REP

A1725 Aca (1R)  Kennedy,J/Benson,D  Pub. util. & cable tv svc providers-notify public entities of svc discontinuance  REP/ACA

A2371 AcaAca (2R)  Kennedy,J/Pinkin,N  Food waste generators, large-required to separate and recycle waste  REP/ACA


Bills Reported Referred/AAP:


A2101 Aca (1R)  Swain,L/Tully,P+4  Public utilities infrastructure projects-provide notice prior to initiating  REP/ACA REF AAP


Bills Recommitted:


A2371 AcaAca (2R)  Kennedy,J/Pinkin,N  Food waste generators, large-required to separate and recycle waste  RCM ATU


Bills Withdrawn From The Files:


A537  Jimenez,A/Munoz,N  Radiologist assistants-approve procedures and establish supervisory level  FROM ARP

A1390  Moen,W  Mail-in ballot procedure-creates fund to reimburse counties for cost  FROM ASL


Co-Sponsors Added:


A150  (Rooney,K; DiMaso,S)  Safe Haven for Protection of Domestic Companion Animals Act

A152  (Dunn,A)  Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act-establishes

A154  (Dunn,A)  Veteran owned small business-EDA required to administer and provide loans

A169  (DiMaso,S; Reynolds-Jackson,V; Peters,R; Stanfield,J)  Student journalist at public schools-concerns speech rights

A222  (Dunn,A)  Military veterans or homeless-hospitals and shelters prov info on svcs/resources

A229 Aca (1R)  (Timberlake,B)  Telecommunications company-prov prorated refunds, svc outages longer than 24 hrs

A260  (Dunn,A)  Vegetation Management Response Act-vegetation mgmt., electric public util. infra

A312  (Timberlake,B)  Public utility termination-provide customer certified letter 10 days prior

A452  (Webber,J)  DOE-release school districts software program used to calculate State school aid

A492  (Dunn,A)  Economic development subsidy-business loan overdue, prohibits awarding

A493  (Dunn,A)  Autism Awareness-creates special license plates

A545  (Auth,R)  Landlord-crime of renting to illegal occupancy which causes death of a person

A629  (Dunn,A)  Children unattended in mv-establish public awareness campaign concerning dangers

A717  (DiMaso,S)  Minors-provides for jurisdiction for prosecution of certain crimes against

A723  (Reynolds-Jackson,V; Speight,S; Jimenez,A)  Bus. for certification-prohibits disqual. of certain minority and women owned

A745  (Jimenez,A; Speight,S)  Transportation network company driver-pretending, fraudulent, criminalizes

A810  (Dunn,A)  Student mental health assistance program-establish program to create

A853  (DiMaio,J; Speight,S; Reynolds-Jackson,V; Rooney,K; Peters,R; Burzichelli,J; Auth,R; Mukherji,R; Jimenez,A; Stanfield,J)  Temporary businesses-
   prohibits municipal licensure of children operating

A860  (Pinkin,N; Jimenez,A)  Supportive Technology for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities Task Force

A1104 Aca (1R)  (Reynolds-Jackson,V; Speight,S)  Hunger-Free Students' Bill of Rights Act-school meal info be provided to parents

A1105  (Dunn,A)  Student mental health-estab task force, examine pub sch prog/services to address

A1153 Aca (1R)  (Catalano,J)  E-ZPass-opt to receive electronic notification of use at NJTA/SJTA toll plazas

A1176 Acs (ACS)  (Houghtaling,E; Downey,J)  Cardiac procedures, full service adult-DOH license certain qualifying hospitals

A1229  (Reynolds-Jackson,V)  Homeless prevention programs-DCA make information available on its website

A1255  (Wirths,H; Space,P)  Religious services-establish security plan; select 1 person to carry handgun

A1309  (Houghtaling,E)  Homestead property tax reimbursement-revises criteria to establish base year

A1443  (DePhillips,C)  Suicide prevention training-required for mental health practitioners

A1741  (Conaway,H)  Children's meals-restaurants provide healthy beverages

A1961  (Timberlake,B)  Madalyn's Law-toxic shock syndrome, install age-appropriate signs in ladies room

A2131 Aca (1R)  (Catalano,J)  Global War on Terrorism Medal-creates

Co-Sponsors Added: (cont’d)


A2258  (Giblin,T)  Therapy dog-estab pilot program to use in public elementary school wellness prog

A2317  (Auth,R)  PFRS-enhances the death benefit for surviving spouse, elig. after effective date

A2327  (Timberlake,B)  Institutional Discrimination in Health Care-establishes Task Force

A2350  (Moen,W)  Motor vehicle Surcharge Community Svc. Prog.-community svc. in lieu of surcharge

A2361  (Space,P)  Religious services-establish security program for 1 person to carry a handgun

A2415  (Dunn,A)  Marriage Penalty Elimination Act-revises rates for joint and similar filers

A2480  (Space,P)  Real estate developments-clarify assessment payment & election participation req

A2483  (Mosquera,G)  Sch discipline practice incl racial disparities/effectiveness task force-examine

A2632  (Timberlake,B; Conaway,H; McKnight,A)  Alzheimer's disease public awareness campaign-DOH establish

A2677  (Speight,S)  Employees affected by a declared state of emergency-proh cert employment actions

A2716  (Speight,S)  Marissa's Law-mand. min. term of imprisonment, leaving scene of accident, death

A2719  (Speight,S)  Elderly person, institutionalized-increased fines for abuse or exploitation

A2721  (Speight,S)  Developmental disability service system, State-estab. one-stop website to assist

A2767  (Vainieri Huttle,V)  Climate change-bd of education incl instruction & adopt instructional materials

A2771  (Speight,S)  Professional services, direct support-persons between 18-21 w/disab are eligible

A2774 Aca (1R)  (Murphy,C)  Executive director of St Agriculture Development Committee-appointed by Governor

A2784  (Vainieri Huttle,V)  Env. regulations-auth DEP rulemaking to prevent backsliding, federal law changes

A2809   (Dancer,R)   Parole revocation-requires for assaulting or threatening law enforcement officer 

A2837   (Caputo,R)  Teaching staff member assessment-limit use of student progress, no more than 10% 

A2877   (Caputo,R)   Property, vacant and abandoned-requires registration with municipalities 

A2999   (Caputo,R)   Student-athlete injury, lost athletic scholarship-institution prov. equivalent 

A3037   (Caputo,R)   Bullying, harassment & intimidation-estab pilot program to address climate issue 

A3049   (Caputo,R)   Prescription drug pricing disclosure requirement, measures and reduce cost-estab 

ACR89  (Scharfenberger,G)  Volunteer fire fighter/first aid squad member residence-$200 property tax credit

ACR98  (DiMaio,J)  Article V Convention-limit certain powers of federal govt. & terms of office

ACR113  (Speight,S)  Joint Committee on Economic Justice & Equal Employment Opportunity-reconstitutes

ACR115  (Timberlake,B)  SNAP eligibility-condemns Trump Administration's proposed rule limiting

ACR127  (Speight,S; Jimenez,A)  19th Amendment-commemorate 100th anniversary of passage of women's right to vote

AJR30  (Reynolds-Jackson,V; Pinkin,N)  Domestic Violence & Legal Access Task Force-establishes; study unmet legal needs

AJR91  (Vainieri Huttle,V)  Skin Cancer Detection & Prevention Month; Melanoma Monday-designates May

AR17  (Reynolds-Jackson,V; Speight,S; Pinkin,N)  Violence-declares public health crisis

AR78  (Pinkin,N)  2020 Census Complete Count Committees-urges counties and municipalities create

AR79  (Pinkin,N)  Get Out the Count Week-designates March 12 thru 20; encourage full Census count

AR100  (Caputo,R)  Prison Gang Violence Task Force-establishes to study security & safety 


Prime Sponsors Withdrawn:


A2488  (Quijano,A)  Generic prescription drugs-prohibits excessive increases in prices charged


Second Prime Sponsors Added:


A101  (Dunn,A)  Loan redemption program-provides tax credits to companies contributing

A109  (Dunn,A)  Business accelerators and incubators and startup businesses-provides assistance

A472  (Dunn,A)  Toxoplasmosis in newborns-includes in screening program

A1247  (Timberlake,B)  Tuition Aid Grant-establish program to provide free tuition to certain students

A1674  (Zwicker,A)  Ballots-requires gender neutral elected office titles

A2351  (DePhillips,C)  Patients-revises requirements for administration of vaccines

A2604  (Pinkin,N)  School building-requires gradual replacement of incandescent light bulbs

A2607  (Verrelli,A)  Public works projects-revises definition to permit project labor agreements

A2614  (Benson,D)  21st Century Integrated Digital Experience Act

A2617  (Benson,D)  Injured worker who has reached maximum medical improvement-concerns employment

A2682  (Karabinchak,R)  Hospitality franchise agreements-concerning

A2705  (Wirths,H)  Fish and Game Council-authorizes temporary members to fill certain vacancies

A2724  (Wirths,H)  Small businesses that collect and remit sales tax-establish credit

A2763  (Swain,L)  New Voter Empowerment Act-permits cert 17 year olds to vote in primary elections

A2766  (Houghtaling,E)  Epinephrine-requires health insurers provide coverage for ages 18 and younger

A2767  (Houghtaling,E)  Climate change-bd of education incl instruction & adopt instructional materials

A2769  (Houghtaling,E)  Transgender communities-req St Employment & Training Comm. specialize in serving

A2770  (Houghtaling,E)  Home health aide services-increases hours provided to individual w/disabilities

A2771  (Houghtaling,E)  Professional services, direct support-persons between 18-21 w/disab are eligible

A2772  (Houghtaling,E)  Medicaid benefits-concerns recipients remote participation in meetings

A2775 Aca (1R)  (Dancer,R)  Wineries on preserved farmland-pilot program authorizing special occasion events

A2782  (Vainieri Huttle,V)  Landscapes, sustainable-State projects be designed and managed to include

A2783  (Vainieri Huttle,V)  Recycled materials-DEP develop guidelines, St & loc government purchase of goods

A2788  (Vainieri Huttle,V)  Coastal Commission-creates new; reallocates funds from DEP to commission;$20M

AJR90  (Giblin,T)  529 Opening Paths to Invest in Our Nation's Students Act-urges to enact

AR98  (Houghtaling,E)  Assault weapon ban-urges President and Congress to reauthorize


Third Prime Sponsors Added:


A377 Aca (1R)  (Downey,J)  Cannabis-related businesses-creates certain protections for insurers

A483  (Dunn,A)  Prenatally and Postnatally Diagnosed Conditions Awareness Act in NJ

A668  (Dunn,A)  Human Trafficking Comm-study human trafficking illicit massage parlor connection

A681 (DeCroce,B)  Age discrimination-expands scope of law

A697  (Benson,D)  Crime victim's info.-proh disclosure pertaining to assault on health care worker

A1315  (Timberlake,B)  Grab bar installation-required in certain restrooms

A1443  (Rooney,K)  Suicide prevention training-required for mental health practitioners

A1535  (Tucker,C)  Snowmobile, all-terrain vehicle/dirt bike-revise penalties for illegal operation

A2361  (Wirths,H)  Religious services-establish security program for 1 person to carry a handgun

A2614  (Timberlake,B)  21st Century Integrated Digital Experience Act

A2642  (Timberlake,B)  Substance use disorder-hospitals inquire, establish protocols for prov treatment

A2644  (Timberlake,B)  Contraception, emergency w/out req. prescription/authorization-Medicaid cover

A2682  (Dancer,R)  Hospitality franchise agreements-concerning

A2697  (Wirths,H)  Maritime training for veterans and active military-waives boat safety course req

A2721  (Vainieri Huttle,V)  Developmental disability service system, State-estab. one-stop website to assist

A2766  (Vainieri Huttle,V)  Epinephrine-requires health insurers provide coverage for ages 18 and younger

A2767  (Timberlake,B)  Climate change-bd of education incl instruction & adopt instructional materials

A2768  (Dancer,R)  Equine-related farm employee housing with horses-establishes Right to Farm

A2769  (Vainieri Huttle,V)  Transgender communities-req St Employment & Training Comm. specialize in serving

A2774 Aca (1R)  (Mukherji,R)  Executive director of St Agriculture Development Committee-appointed by Governor

A2775 Aca (1R)  (Murphy,C)  Wineries on preserved farmland-pilot program authorizing special occasion events

A2809  (DeAngelo,W)  Parole revocation-requires for assaulting or threatening law enforcement officer 

A2850  (Caputo,R)  Public Water Supply Fluoridation Act-concerns public community water systems 

A2863  (Tully,P)  Water, drinking-req. public water systems provide notice of elevated lead levels 

ACR117  (Murphy,C)  Wineries, special events-concerns legislative review, inconsistent w/leg. intent

ACR127  (DiMaso,S)  19th Amendment-commemorate 100th anniversary of passage of women's right to vote

AJR93  (Vainieri Huttle,V)  Better Hearing Month-designates May of each year

AJR94  (Mukherji,R)  Frank Sinatra Day-designate December 12 of each year

AR98  (Vainieri Huttle,V)  Assault weapon ban-urges President and Congress to reauthorize


Fourth Prime Sponsors Added:


A2773  (Dancer,R)  Farms, commercial-allows holding 14 special occasion events per year


Fifth Prime Sponsors Added:


A2773  (Murphy,C)  Farms, commercial-allows holding 14 special occasion events per year


The Assembly Speaker has made the following reappointments:

*Effective February 18, 2020

Joint Legislative Committee on Ethical Standards:

Maxwell Billek, of Westfield.
Joan Quigley, of Jersey City.

Drinking Water Quality Institute:

Judith Klotz, of Lawrenceville.


The Assembly Republican Leader has made the following appointment:

*Effective February 19, 2020

Campus Sexual Assault Commission:

Kristen O’Rourke, of Point Pleasant.

Note to the 1/27/2020 Digest:


Bills Reported from Committee/Given 2nd Reading:


A1176 Acs (ACS)  Zwicker,A/Freiman,R  Angioplasty, elective procedures-estab. req, issue licenses to certain hospitals REP/ACS *NOT*  REF AAP

Notes to the 2/13/2020 Digest:

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


SCR39  Greenstein,L/Turner,S+1  19th Amendment-commemorate 100th anniversary of passage of women's right to vote   AWR 2RA *NOT* REF AWC

Prime Sponsors Added:


A2715  (Murphy,C) *NOT* Downey,J  Forfeiture of public office, mandatory-upon conviction of certain offenses 

A2717  (Murphy,C) *NOT* Downey,J  Marriage and civil union licenses-provides for immediate issuance

A2722  (Mukherji,R) *NOT* Downey,J  Shift overlap, 30 minutes-required in State correctional facilities 

The Assembly adjourned at 5:05 P.M. to meet again on Monday, February 24, 2020 (SESSION).   


Bills Passed Both Houses/Sent To Governor:




Bills Signed Into Law Since Last Session (2/13/2020):