NEW JERSEY

LEGISLATIVE DIGEST

 

for March 8, 2018

 

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Vol. XXX No. 14 218th Legislature $ First Annual Session

 

SENATE ACTION (QUORUM)

Nominations Received and Referred to SJU:

TO BE A JUDGE OF THE SUPERIOR COURT:

Honorable Kevin T. Smith, of Wenonah.

Honorable Thomas C. Miller, of Hillsborough Township.

Nominations Reported from Committee:

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

Joel M. Weisblatt, of Skillman, to replace Dr. P. Kelly Hatfield.

 

TO BE COMISSIONER OF THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES:

Carole Johnson, of Arlington, Virginia.

 

TO BE COMMISSIONER OF THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH:

Dr. Shereef Elnahal, of Vienna, Virginia.

 

TO BE COMMISSIONER OF THE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT:

Robert Asaro-Angelo, of Milltown.

Bills Introduced:

S2176 Singer,R/Gopal,V Emp and contact info-NJT post on website REF STR

S2177 Madden,F/Sweeney,S Mental health record-concern expungement REF SLP

S2178 Rice,R Assisted living fac-qualif EDA incentive REF SEG

S2179 Kean,T Charitable org.-income tax deduct. REF SBA

S2180 Bucco,A.R.+1 Endangering welfare of a child-concerns REF SJU

S2181 Bucco,A.R.+1 Svc. memb.-concerns offenses against REF SJU

S2182 Bucco,A.R. Terrorism related crime-report, immunity REF SJU

S2183 Bucco,A.R. Crime victim-clarify impact statement REF SJU

S2184 Bucco,A.R. Child support-estab. life insur. liens REF SJU

S2185 Bucco,A.R. Arson, cert.-third degree crime REF SJU

S2186 Bucco,A.R. Death penal., cert. murders-restore REF SJU

S2187 Bucco,A.R. Bus. filing statutes-modernizes REF SCM

S2188 Bucco,A.R. Wage claims-notify emp. procedures REF SLA

S2189 Bucco,A.R. Patent infringement-bad faith assertion REF SCM

S2190 Bucco,A.R. Marriage Penalty Elim. Act. REF SBA

S2191 Bucco,A.R. NJBEST contrib.-concerns tax deduct. REF SHI

S2192 Bucco,A.R. Realty transfer fees, cert.-elim. REF SCU

S2193 Bucco,A.R. Home repair-tax deduct for cert expenses REF SCU

S2194 Bucco,A.R. Pension plans, qualif-excl. tax contrib. REF SBA

S2195 Bucco,A.R. Vol Fire depts-personal income tax exemp REF SLP

S2196 Bucco,A.R. Child/dependent care expenses-tax deduct REF SHH

S2197 Bucco,A.R. Vet. tenant, disab-estab income tax cred REF SMV

S2198 Bucco,A.R. Transfer inheritance tax-exemp cert prop REF SBA

S2199 Bucco,A.R.+1 Mil. monument desecration-crime REF SJU

S2200 Bucco,A.R. Bail-consider gang affiliation REF SJU

S2201 Bucco,A.R. Weapons, unlawful control-estab. penal. REF SLP

Bills Introduced: (contd)

S2202 Bucco,A.R. Informants-concerns anonymous REF SLP

S2203 Bucco,A.R. Domestic Security Planning Group-memb. REF SLP

S2204 Bucco,A.R. Bounty hunters, assault-upgrades penal. REF SJU

S2205 Turner,S Class II renewable energy-concerns REF SEN

S2206 Turner,S Electric pub. utility-notify owner cert. REF SEG

S2207 Turner,S Alco. bev.-possession, underaged persons REF SLP

S2208 Turner,S Energy-conserv. prog., cert.-estab. REF SEN

S2209 Turner,S Full-time tuition costs-estab tax credit REF SHI

S2210 Turner,S Victim of crim. insane-notify of release REF SJU

S2211 Turner,S Invasion of privacy-upgrades crime REF SJU

S2212 Turner,S Proprietary instit.-phase out grants REF SHI

S2213 Turner,S Stalking victim, under 18-upgrades crime REF SJU

S2214 Turner,S Central mun. drug. court-co. estab. REF SJU

S2215 Turner,S Resid. prop. rental-criminalize cert. REF SCU

S2216 Turner,S Resid deeds-timely recording REF SCU

S2217 Turner,S Smoking in multiple dwellings-reg. REF SCU

S2218 Turner,S Dyslexia-prov. assistive tech. prog. REF SED

S2219 Turner,S Tavern, historic-issue retail liquor lic REF SCU

S2220 Turner,S Teaching certificates-pass written test REF SED

S2221 Turner,S Electric pub util-emer response plan req REF SEG

S2222 Turner,S Housing code viol.-enhance penal. REF SCU

S2223 Turner,S NJBEST contrib.-income tax deduct. REF SHI

S2224 Turner,S Real estate rental scam-pub. info. camp. REF SCM

S2225 Turner,S Managed care plans-concerns network REF SCM

S2226 Rice,R Theft offenses-incr monetary thresholds REF SJU

S2227 Rice,R Land Use Court-creates REF SJU

S2228 Rice,R Loc. unit emp. health insur.-concerns REF SCM

S2229 Rice,R Water supply/sewerage charges-tax deduct REF SBA

S2230 Rice,R Firearms, cert use-req cert ID REF SLP

S2231 Rice,R Ethics training, memb of Leg-consolidate REF SSG

S2232 Rice,R Election off fraud conviction-estab term REF SSG

S2233 Rice,R Labor market info.-share with sch. dist. REF SLA

S2234 Cruz-Perez,N Distressed shopping ctr.-bus. tax cred. REF SEG

S2235 Cruz-Perez,N Sr., disab. prop tax deduct elig-concern REF SHH

S2236 Cruz-Perez,N Carjacking convictions-not expunged REF SJU

S2237 Oroho,S/Smith,B Automatic standby generators-concerns REF SCU

S2238 Gopal,V Firearms-concerns seizure court order REF SLP

S2239 Gopal,V Firearm possess.-proh., cert convictions REF SLP

S2240 Gopal,V Firearms-safe storage req. REF SLP

S2241 Gopal,V New Jersey-Made-dev. desig. REF SCM

S2242 Gopal,V Animal hoarding-mental health counseling REF SEG

S2243 Cruz-Perez,N Grab bars-req. install in pub. restrooms REF SHH

S2244 Gopal,V Opioid med. warning sticker-req. REF SHH

S2245 Madden,F Ammunition, penetrate body armor-proh. REF SLP

S2246 Cruz-Perez,N Green Building Tax Credit Act REF SEN

S2248 Cruz-Perez,N Lymphedema-prov diagnosis coverage REF SCM

S2249 Cruz-Perez,N Retrofitted Green Bldg. Tax Cred. Act REF SEN

S2250 Cruz-Perez,N Mental illness-concern invol. commitment REF SHH

S2251 Cruz-Perez,N New Jobs for NJ Act REF SLA

S2253 Cruz-Perez,N Natural gas veh.-bus., income tax cred. REF SEN

S2254 Cruz-Perez,N Green bldg. loan-qualifications REF SEG

S2255 Cruz-Perez,N Veh. charging stations-prov bus tax cred REF SEN

S2256 Cruz-Perez,N Main St. Assist. Prog-estab. bus. devel. REF SEG

S2257 Cruz-Perez,N Prop. assess.-revise calendar REF SCU

S2258 Cruz-Perez,N Community benf agreements-concerns REF SEG

S2259 Codey,R/Weinberg,L Extreme Risk Prot. Order Act of 2018 REF SLP

S2260 Singleton,T Benefit corp.-clarifies purpose REF SCM

S2261 Singleton,T Reg. Apprenticeship Prog., St. Agencies REF SLA

S2262 Singleton,T Small bus. loans-cert. disclosures req. REF SCM

S2263 Cruz-Perez,N Basic Skills Training Prog-reporting req REF SLA

S2264 Sarlo,P Civil actions, cert.-brought w/in 2 yrs. REF SJU

S2265 Sarlo,P Small bus stock-concerns capital gains REF SBA

S2266 Beach,J Student loan refinan. prog.-concerns REF SHI

S2267 Sweeney,S Lottery winners-anonymous indefinitely REF SSG

SCR107 Bucco,A.R. DMV fees-St. transp. sys. funding REF STR

SCR108 Bucco,A.R.+1 Vet. prop. tax deduction-incr. to $500 REF SMV

SJR62 Thompson,S Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Awareness REF SHH

SJR63 Gopal,V Prof Social Work Mo-desig March each yr. REF SHH

SJR64 Singer,R Morgue Capacity Eval Task Force-estab. REF SHH

Bills Referred/SBA:

S482 Sa (1R) Vitale,J+1 Gestational Carrier Agreement Act

Bills Transferred:

A3382 Freiman,R/Mazzeo,V+5 Prop. taxes, anticipated-make pymts. FROM SCU TO SBA

S122 Weinberg,L+2 Garden St. Film & Digital Media Jobs Act FROM SEG TO SBA

S1918 Ruiz,M/Gopal,V Pub, resides cert fed prop-req enroll FROM SED TO SBA

S1971 Sarlo,P Prop. taxes, anticipated-make pymts. FROM SCU TO SBA

Bills Withdrawn From The Files:

S981 Singleton,T Iron and steel products made in US-use FROM SEN

Co-Sponsors Added:

S1131 (Sweeney,S) Brain Injury Fd-dedicate, community svcs
S2180 (Corrado,K) Endangering welfare of a child-concerns
S2181 (Corrado,K) Svc. memb.-concerns offenses against
S2199 (Corrado,K) Mil. monument desecration-crime
SCR108 (Corrado,K) Vet. prop. tax deduction-incr. to $500

Co-Prime Sponsors Added:

S791 (Cardinale,G) Health insur. networks-concerns

SJR35 (Corrado,K) Knock Out Opioid Abuse Day-desig.

The Senate adjourned at 5:30 P.M. to meet again on Monday, March 12, 2018 (QUORUM, Committees at the Call of the Senate President).

ASSEMBLY ACTION

 

The Assembly did not meet. The Assembly will meet on Monday, March 12, 2018 (QUORUM, Committee Groups C and D scheduled to meet).

Bills Passed Both Houses/Sent To Governor:

None

Bills Signed Into Law Since Last Session (03/05/2018):

None