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Vol. XXII No. 9                                                                                      214th Legislature $ First Annual Session



Nominations Advise and Consent:


      Lee A. Solomon, Esq., of Haddonfield, to replace Frederick F. Butler.



      Robert M. Czech, Esq., of Sea Girt, to replace Hope Cooper.



      Glenn K. Rieth, of Ewing.



      Paula  Dow, Esq., of Maplewood, to replace Anne Milgram.



      Andrew  Sidamon-Eristoff, of New York, New York, to replace R. David Rousseau.

Nominations Reported from Committee:


      Lee A. Solomon, Esq., of Haddonfield, to replace Frederick F. Butler.

Bills Introduced:

S1460    Cardinale,G    St. Bd. of Ed.-proh. housing allowance   REF SED

S1461    Stack,B/O'Toole,K    Motorists overtaking bicycles-concerns   REF STR

S1462    Stack,B    Hudson Co. Emp. Pension Fd-concerns memb   REF SSG

S1463    Haines,P    Inmate hosp. care charges-Medicaid rate   REF SLP

S1464    Haines,P    Loc. gypsy moth control comm.-creates   REF SEG

S1465    Haines,P    Bicyclist, mv collision-estab. fine   REF STR

S1466    Doherty,M    St. Police-revise distrib. of fines   REF STR

S1467    Cunningham,S    Smart Container Act   REF SEN

S1468    Weinberg,L/Cunningham,S    For-profit hosp.-report cert. info, DHSS   REF SHH

S1469    Gill,N    Real Estate Installment Contract Act   REF SCM

S1470    Rice,R    Airports, restricted area-estab. crime   REF SLP

S1471    Rice,R    MV Comm.-estab. regional svc. ctr.   REF STR

S1472    Rice,R    Co. prosecutors-concerns   REF SLP

S1473    Rice,R    Ed. tech.-estab. pilot prog.   REF SED

S1474    Rice,R    Charter sch, new-estab. 3 yr. moratorium   REF SED

S1475    Rice,R    Charter sch.-appt. cert. sch. bus. admin   REF SED

S1476    Rice,R    Teacher certifications req-concerns cred   REF SED

S1477    Rice,R    Higher ed instit-leg approve name change   REF SED

S1478    Rice,R    St. constr. codes-strengthens   REF SCU

S1479    Rice,R    Pub. off., committ criminal crime-report   REF SSG

S1480    Rice,R    NJ-Africa Comm.-estab.   REF SSG

S1481    Rice,R    New home buyers-enhance protection   REF SCU

S1482    Rice,R    Planned real estate devel.-enhance prot.   REF SCU

Bills Introduced: (cont’d)


S1483    Rice,R    New Homebuyers' Bill of Rights Act   REF SCU

S1484    Rice,R    Advertising on cert. prop.-proh.   REF SCU

S1485    Rice,R    Mun contracts-req majority vote approval   REF SCU

S1486    Rice,R    Pub. housing proj.-cert. of occupancy   REF SCU

S1487    Rice,R    Name changes applications-concerns   REF SJU

S1488    Rice,R    Police, off.-duty-reg. fees   REF SCU

S1489    Rice,R    Charity care reimb.-modify calculation   REF SHH

S1490    Rice,R    Sch. dist.-notify DOE, cert. sicknesses   REF SED

S1491    Rice,R    Foreclosure Fairness Act   REF SCU

S1492    Rice,R    Affordable housing cert-deed restriction   REF SCU

S1493    Connors,C    Vet. Svcs. Council-changes memb. req.   REF SMV

S1494    Kean,S    Jewelry, secondhand-concerns   REF SLP

S1495    Bucco,A    St. veh.-display abuse hotline stickers   REF SSG

S1496    O'Toole,K    Lake assn. memb. fees-exemp, sales tax   REF SCU

S1497    O'Toole,K    Candidate-concerns campaign contrib. use   REF SSG

S1498    Bateman,C    Burglar alarm lic-continuing ed. credits   REF SCM

S1499    Bateman,C    Hwy constr permit-failure to obtain fine   REF STR

S1500    Scutari,N    Palimony agreements-modifies req.   REF SJU

S1501    Scutari,N/Cardinale,G+1    Judge appt, cert.-practice law 15 years   REF SJU

S1502    Scutari,N    Health fac. contracts-estab. extension   REF SCM

S1503    Scutari,N    Pesticide applications-use silver flags   REF SEN

S1504    Van Drew,J    Prov. driv lic law viol.-police immunity   REF SLP

S1505    Van Drew,J    Corrections off.-proh. street gang memb.   REF SLP

S1506    Van Drew,J    Dogs-concerns underwriting guidelines   REF SCM

S1507    Van Drew,J    Managed care plans-deny participation   REF SCM

S1508    Van Drew,J    Inmates, cert.-pay incarceration costs   REF SLP

S1509    Van Drew,J    Juv. firearm-related cases-auth. waiver   REF SLP

S1510    Van Drew,J    Corrections off.-DOC emp. recruit/hire   REF SLP

S1511    Van Drew,J    DOC investigations-separate units req.   REF SLP

S1512    Van Drew,J    Correctional fac. disturbance-notify off   REF SLP

S1513    Van Drew,J    Corrections off applicant-home interview   REF SLP

S1514    Van Drew,J    DOC civilian emp-gang awareness training   REF SLP

S1515    Van Drew,J    Serological testing-req. cert defendants   REF SLP

S1516    Van Drew,J    St. correctional fac.-shift overlap req.   REF SLP

S1517    Van Drew,J    St. corrections off.-in-svc. training   REF SLP

S1518    Baroni,B    Resid. co coll. tuition rates-prov.   REF SED

S1519    Baroni,B    Defibrillators-req. in pub. sch. bldgs.   REF SED

S1520    Baroni,B    Cold War ribbon;$5K   REF SMV

S1521    Baroni,B    CPR training-concerns   REF SED

S1522    Baroni,B    Murder-life imprisonment w/o parole elig   REF SJU

S1523    Baroni,B    Sch. absence, election activity-excused   REF SED

S1524    Baroni,B    Sen. Peter Inverso Scholars Prog.-estab.   REF SED

S1525    Gill,N    Money orders-clarify fees   REF SCM

S1526    Gill,N    Midwives-w/in definition of lic. person   REF SJU

S1527    Sarlo,P    Direct sellers-worker's comp. exemp.   REF SLA

S1528    Baroni,B    Mastectomies-req. insur. coverage   REF SCM

S1529    Baroni,B    Gun crime-proh pretrial intervention   REF SLP

S1530    Rice,R    Homeless shelter-estab St-wide database   REF SCU

S1531    Rice,R    Child support-waive lic. revocation   REF SJU

S1532    Rice,R    Substance abuse treatment fac, reg-estab   REF SHH

S1533    Rice,R    Lead toxicity-mand. testing for children   REF SHH

S1534    Rice,R    Birth cert.-concerns   REF SHH

S1535    Rice,R    Homeless Coordinating/Fd Prog Task Force   REF SHH

S1536    Rice,R    ATM-prov. withdrawal options   REF SCM

S1537    Rice,R    Gang related off. report-concerns   REF SLP

S1538    Rice,R    Finan instit-proh cert. info. disclosure   REF SCM

S1539    Vitale,J    Health Care Billing Data Study Center   REF SCM

S1540    Buono,B/Oroho,S    Income tax-consolidates cert. categories   REF SBA

S1624    Girgenti,J/Sweeney,S    Thomas P. Canzanella First Resp Prot Act   REF SLA

S1625    Kyrillos,J    Auto insur., cert.-concerns availability   REF SCM

SCR80    Cardinale,G/Oroho,S    Supreme Court justices-abolish tenure   REF SJU

SCR81    Doherty,M+1    Health care coverage-proh St/Fed law reg   REF SCM

SCR82    Lesniak,R    Earth Hour 2010-urges participation   REF SEN

SCR83    Scutari,N/Cardinale,G+1    Judge appt, cert.-practice law 15 years   REF SJU

SCR84    Baroni,B    Pub. off., indicted-temp. replacement   REF SSG

SJR29    Weinberg,L    Disab. Hist., Awareness Mo-desig October   REF SED

SJR30    Weinberg,L    Pain Awareness Mo.-desig. September   REF SHH

SR44    Rice,R    Toyota Motor Sales-safety recalls   REF STR

SR45    Bucco,A    Gambling, compulsive-treatable disorder   REF SSG

SR46    Smith,B/Bateman,C    Artificial reef-estab.   REF SEN

Bills On Emergency Resolution:

S920 ScaSa (2R)    Lesniak,R/Sweeney,S+3    Econ. Stimulus Act-revise provisions   (33-0) (Lesniak)  

Bills Passed:

S2    Scutari,N/O'Toole,K+22    Pub emp pensions-elig, allowance, rights   (36-0)

S3 Sca (1R)    Doherty,M/Whelan,J+23    SHBP, SEHBP-elig, cost share, waiver   (36-0)

S4    O'Toole,K/Buono,B+27    Sick leave, disab. benf.-PERS, TPAF   (36-0)

S95    Rice,R/Cunningham,S+1    Sch. fac. proj. contracts-concerns   (39-0)

S104 Sca (1R)    Rice,R    Sr. managing underwriters-opportunities   (39-0)

S114    Connors,C/Madden,F+5    Beach access-concerns   (39-0)

S189/410 Scs (SCS)    Haines,P/Scutari,N+1    Bump key-estab. penal. for use   (37-0)

S212 Sca (1R)    Whelan,J    Coastal area-concerns wind energy fac.   (39-0)

S225    Kean,S/Kyrillos,J    Chosin Few Memor. Hwy.-desig. Rt. 35   (39-0)

S515    Weinberg,L/Whelan,J    Physicians continuing ed.-concerns   (37-2)

S589 Sca (1R)    Beach,J/Haines,P+1    Deceased svc. memb. benf.-concerns   (39-0)

S676    Sarlo,P/Gill,N+1    Worker's comp, loss of hand or foot-incr   (24-12)

S733    Sacco,N/Ciesla,A    Airport Safety Fd.-concerns expenditures   (38-0)

S825    Sweeney,S/Beck,J+1    Devel. disab. offender-estab. reg.   (39-0)

S826    Codey,R/Beck,J    Sch. dist. emp.-concerns tuition assist.   (38-0)

S828    Whelan,J    Alco. bev. retail lic.-concerns   (37-0)

S895    Gill,N/Sarlo,P    Shareholder actions, cert.-concerns   (39-0)

S920 ScaSa (2R)    Lesniak,R/Sweeney,S+3    Econ. Stimulus Act-revise provisions   (36-1)

S923    Whelan,J/O'Toole,K+2    Mail-in ballots-changes distrib. date   (39-0)

S936 Sca (1R)    Cardinale,G/Sarlo,P    Consumer complaints, cert.-concerns   (39-0)

SCR40    Beach,J/Girgenti,J+3    Svc. memb. Opportunity Coll. Consortium   (39-0)

SJR12    Turner,S+1    Women's Hist. Mo.-desig. March, each yr.   (39-0)

SR19    Sweeney,S/Lesniak,R    Sports betting-Senate Pres, legal action   (Voice)

SR23    Cunningham,S/Lesniak,R+1    Haitian Prot. Act. of 2009-enact   (Voice)

Concurrent Resolutions Placed On Desk:

SCR1 Sca (1R)    Sweeney,S/Kean,T+23    St-admin. retire. sys.-annual St contrib  

Bills Returned Second Reading/Amended:

S766 ScsSa (SCS/1R)    Sweeney,S/Stack,B+6    Wine-concerns direct shipping   (36-0) (Stack)

S920 ScaSa (2R)    Lesniak,R/Sweeney,S+3    Econ. Stimulus Act-revise provisions   (29-0) (Lesniak)

Bills Withdrawn From The Files:

S587    Beach,J    Apparel Procurement Bd.-estab.     FROM SLA  

S663    Buono,B/Beck,J+2    Historic Trust-concerns     FROM SSG  


Co-Sponsors Added:

S2   (Ciesla,A; Haines,P)    Pub emp pensions-elig, allowance, rights

S3 Sca (1R)   (Ciesla,A; Haines,P)    SHBP, SEHBP-elig, cost share, waiver

S4   (Ciesla,A; Haines,P)    Sick leave, disab. benf.-PERS, TPAF

S95   (Ruiz,M)    Sch. fac. proj. contracts-concerns

S179   (Vitale,J)    Mentally ill offenders-estab prog

S353   (Doherty,M)    Ultrasound-offer prior to abortion

S359   (Oroho,S)    Regional comm.-concerns Gov.'s auth.

S795 Sca (1R)   (Norcross,D)    So. Jersey Vietnam Vet. Hwy.-desig. Rt47

S818   (Beach,J)    Emerg. med. svcs. delivery-revise req.

S825   (Gordon,R)    Devel. disab. offender-estab. reg.

S922   (Oroho,S)    Dam restoration proj.-approp.

S923   (Oroho,S)    Mail-in ballots-changes distrib. date

S1336   (Oroho,S)    Regulatory Flexibility Act-expands scope

S1501   (Baroni,B)     Judge appt, cert.-practice law 15 years
SCR1 Sca (1R)   (Ciesla,A)    St-admin. retire. sys.-annual St contrib

SCR13   (Oroho,S)    St. fiscal restraint-Statewide I & R

SCR40   (Madden,F; Oroho,S)    Svc. memb. Opportunity Coll. Consortium

SCR81   (Pennacchio,J)  Health care coverage-proh St/Fed law reg
SCR83   (Baroni,B)    Judge appt, cert.-practice law 15 years  

SJR12   (Ruiz,M)    Women's Hist. Mo.-desig. March, each yr.

SR23   (Ruiz,M)    Haitian Prot. Act. of 2009-enact

Co-Sponsors Withdrawn:

S1   (Van Drew,J)    Affordable housing-reforms procedures

S2   (Bateman,C)    Pub emp pensions-elig, allowance, rights

Co-Prime Sponsors Added:


S415   (Oroho,S)    Crimes-concerns expungement

S610   (Oroho,S)    Med. malpractice liab.-concerns

S756   (Gordon,R)    Hybrid veh., cert.-exemp. from sales tax

S818   (Sweeney,S)    Emerg. med. svcs. delivery-revise req.

S825   (Beck,J)    Devel. disab. offender-estab. reg.

S835   (Bateman,C)    Co. prosecutors' office-St. assume costs

S836   (Bateman,C)    Co. prosecutor-ten yrs. legal experience

S1151   (Girgenti,J)    Nuclear power plant, trespassing-crime

S1429   (Girgenti,J)    Hand-held device-exemp two-way radios

Third Prime Sponsors Added:


S1   (Van Drew,J)    Affordable housing-reforms procedures

S2   (Bateman,C)    Pub emp pensions-elig, allowance, rights

The Senate adjourned at 5:27 P.M. to meet again on Monday, March 1, 2010 (QUORUM, Committee Groups “3” and “4” scheduled to meet).


The Assembly did not meet.  The Assembly will meet on Thursday, February 25, 2010 (SESSION).

Bills Passed Both Houses/Sent To Governor:


Bills Signed Into Law Since Last Session (2/18/2010):