for May 12, 2008


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Vol. XX No. 18                                                                                       213th Legislature $ First Annual Session



The Senate did not meet.  The Senate will meet on Thursday, May 15, 2008 (QUORUM, Committee Groups “1” and “2” scheduled to meet).


Bills Introduced/Without Reference/Given Second Reading:

AR122    Chivukula,U    Tibet-denounce viol of human rights   

Bills Introduced:

A15    Roberts,J/Wolfe,D    Sch. dist. operation-concerns   REF AED

A45    Cryan,J/Rumana,S    Sch. laws-concerns disputes   REF AED

A2611    Cohen,N    Beach access, use fees-concerns   REF AEN

A2612    Conners,J    St. memor. maintenance-voluntary contrib   REF AMV

A2613    Conners,J/Milam,M    Vet. unclaimed cremains-concerns   REF AMV

A2614    Cohen,N    Interst. Insur Product Reg Compact-estab   REF AFI

A2615    Cohen,N    Firearm theft-report within 72 hrs.   REF ALP

A2616    Cohen,N    Charitable regis.-concerns   REF ACO

A2617    Oliver,S+3    Child support-concerns   REF AHU

A2618    Oliver,S    Homeless Housing Strategic Planning Act   REF AHO

A2619    Cohen,N    Sorry Works!-estab. prog. in cert. hosp.   REF AHE

A2620    Cohen,N    Library grant fd.-concerns   REF AED

A2621    Biondi,P    Shared svc. agreements-concerns   REF AHO

A2622    Cohen,N    Catastrophic illness-concern elig. asst.   REF AHE

A2623    McKeon,J    Neighborhood Revitalization Prog.-amend   REF AHO

A2624    Cohen,N    FamilyCare-expands   REF AFI

A2625    Cohen,N    Health care svcs. availability-req study   REF AHE

A2626    Vas,J    Corp. bus. tax-concerns   REF AAP

A2627    Vas,J/Burzichelli,J+1    Funeral processions-concerns   REF ALP

A2628    Karrow,M    Urban Transit Hub Tax Cred. Act-expands   REF ACE

A2629    Vas,J    Emp. rest & meal breaks-concerns   REF ALA

A2630    Vas,J/Wisniewski,J    Urban transit hub cred-concerns elig mun   REF ACE

A2631    Munoz,E    Funeral processions-estab. right of way   REF ATR

A2632    Munoz,E    Fed. emp. contrib., cert-excl income tax   REF AAP

A2633    Munoz,E    Mil. monuments-concerns desecration   REF AMV

A2634    Munoz,E    Sex offenses against children-concerns   REF AJU

A2635    Munoz,E    St.-admin. retir sys-base salary of memb   REF ASG

A2636    Munoz,E    Pub. fd, stolen-garnish pension contrib.   REF ASG

A2637    Vandervalk,C    St. agencies-concerns background checks   REF ALP

A2638    Vandervalk,C    Co., mun. sales of svcs.-sales tax exemp   REF AAP

A2639    Vandervalk,C    Low and moderate cost housing-concerns   REF AHO




Bills Introduced: (cont’d)

A2640    Smith,L+4    Interst Compact Ed Opportunity Mil Child   REF AED

A2641    Merkt,R/Carroll,M    Electors for presid, vice-presid-concern   REF ASG

A2642    Lampitt,P    St. agency-concerns periodic report req.   REF ASG

A2643    Lampitt,P    Defibrillators-req. use in high schools   REF AED

A2644    Lampitt,P    Sch. dist.-energy saving improvements   REF AED

A2645    Lampitt,P    Sick leave, accumulated-concerns   REF AHO

A2646    Coutinho,A/Giblin,T    PFRS-extend mand. retir. age   REF ASG

A2647    Polistina,V/Amodeo,J    PERS-concerns elig. for memb.   REF ASG

A2648    Polistina,V/Amodeo,J    Leg., former-impose cert emp restriction   REF ASG

A2649    McKeon,J    Greenwood Lake Comm.-concerns fees   REF AEN

A2650    Schaer,G    Pub contracts w/priv. entities-concerns   REF ASG

A2651    McKeon,J    Reforestation plans, cert.-concerns   REF AMV

A2652    McKeon,J    Police off, cert-estab tuition cred prog   REF AHI

A2653    Cruz-Perez,N+1    Fur products, cert.-concerns sale   REF ACO

A2654    Cruz-Perez,N/Vainieri Huttle,V    Gold Star Family lic. plates-auth.   REF ATR

A2655    Burzichelli,J    Crimes by students, 18 & older-concerns   REF ALP

A2656    Burzichelli,J    Wine-concerns direct shipping   REF ALP

A2657    Burzichelli,J    Anesthesiology svc.-health benf. cover   REF AFI

A2658    Chiappone,A    Health care fac.-concerns infections   REF AHE

A2659    Chiappone,A    Birth cert-concern issuance, Jersey City   REF AHO

A2660    Chiappone,A    Voter id-req. at polling place   REF ASG

A2661    Chiappone,A    Sr. Cit. Pet Companionship Prog.-estab.   REF AHE

A2662    Chiappone,A    Ovarian cancer ed. prog.-estab. in DHSS   REF AHE

A2663    Chiappone,A    Domestic companion animals-concerns   REF AJU

A2664    Chiappone,A    Lifeline benf.-prov cost of living incr.   REF AHE

A2665    Chiappone,A    Mun. traffic reg.-concerns   REF ATR

A2666    Chiappone,A    Juv. offender, cert.-concerns   REF AJU

A2667    Chiappone,A    Firearm seizure, cert. persons-concerns   REF ALP

A2668    Chiappone,A    Animal cruelty-veterinarians report   REF AAN

A2669    Chiappone,A    Mun. util. auth. rate incr.-concerns   REF ATU

A2670    Chiappone,A    Mun. util. auth.-concerns   REF ATU

A2671    Milam,M/Albano,N    St. agencies-proh. adopting cert. rules   REF ASG

A2672    Chiappone,A    Pub. mtgs.-concerns adequate notice   REF AHO

A2673    Chiappone,A    PANYNJ prop.-pymts. in lieu of taxation   REF ATR

A2674    Albano,N/Milam,M    State svc.-concerns number of positions   REF ASG

A2675    Chiappone,A    Mun. redevel. agency comm-approve hiring   REF ACE

A2676    Milam,M/Albano,N    Casino reg.-fd, approp act not in effect   REF ATG

A2677    Chiappone,A    Powdered latex gloves-concerns use   REF AHE

A2678    Milam,M/Albano,N    Sch. dist. regionalization-pilot prog.   REF AED

A2679    Moriarty,P/Love,S    Truth in Mortgaging Act   REF AFI

A2680    Moriarty,P    Bicycles, cert.-reg. sale   REF ACO

A2681    Love,S/Moriarty,P    Alimony-concerns   REF AJU

A2683    Wisniewski,J    Automatic sprinkler system-tax exempt   REF AHO

A2684    Lampitt,P    Fuel efficient/low emmission mv-tax cred   REF AAP

A2685    Wisniewski,J    Firewardens, loc. fire dept.-concerns   REF ALP

A2686    Voss,J    Sch. dist. budget election req.-concerns   REF AED

A2687    Wagner,C/Schaer,G    Cemetery company-concerns cert. fees   REF ARP

A2688    Johnson,G    Perchloroethylene, dry cleaning-concerns   REF AEN

A2689    Johnson,G    Police/FF promotion exams-concerns resid   REF ALP

A2690    Johnson,G    Police-concerns training   REF ALP

A2691    McHose,A    Highlands Region-concerns   REF AEN

A2692    Chiusano,G    Auto insur.-concerns   REF AFI

A2693    Spencer,L/Coutinho,A    Sports entertainment proj-exemp prop tax   REF AHO

A2694    Rible,D/Angelini,M    Natl Guard Training Ctr/Sea Girt-concern   REF AMV

A2695    Angelini,M    Dextromethorphan-proh. sale to minors   REF AHE

A2696    Angelini,M    Assault on law enforcement off-mand term   REF ALP

A2697    Angelini,M    Drug treatment-concerns mandatory   REF AJU

A2698    Rible,D    Pub. safety directors-clarify powers   REF ALP

A2699    Bramnick,J/Johnson,G    Inmates-concern post-release supervision   REF ALP

A2701    Diegnan,P    Higher ed. instit-prov corp bus tax cred   REF AHI

A2702    Diegnan,P/Lampitt,P+6    NJ STARS Prog.-concerns notification   REF AED

A2703    Conaway,H    St. off., emp.-post-emp. restrictions   REF ASG

A2704    Conaway,H    Bleeding Disorders Treatment Fd.   REF AHE



Bills Introduced: (cont’d)

A2705    Conaway,H    Colorectal, prostate cancer-detection   REF AHE

A2706    Conners,J    Scrap metal bus.-impose new req.   REF ARP

A2707    Conners,J    Court fees, cert.-concerns   REF AJU

A2708    Conaway,H    Health care prog.-verify income req.   REF AHE

A2709    Quigley,J/Greenwald,L+2    St. House and Annex-req. defibrillators   REF ALP

A2710    Quigley,J    Geriatric Fall Prev. Pilot Prog.-estab.   REF AHE

A2711    Diegnan,P    Higher ed. pub. instit-part-time faculty   REF AHI

A2712    Rible,D/Johnson,G    Jewelry, used-concerns sale   REF ACO

A2713    Cryan,J    Jt. Leg Ethical Standard Comm-complaints   REF ASG

A2715    Roberts,J    Peremptory challenges-concerns   REF AJU

A2716    Greenstein,L/Vainieri Huttle,V    Domestic viol.-incr. civil penal   REF AJU

A2717    Greenstein,L/Munoz,E    Community agency emp.-estab. registry   REF AHU

A2718    Greenstein,L    Pleasant T. Macon Hwy.-desig.   REF ATR

A2719    Vas,J/Cryan,J+9    SDA dist. sch. fac. proj.-concerns   REF AED

A2720    Vas,J/Burzichelli,J    UEZ bus. purch.-point of sale tax exempt   REF ACE

ACR172    Cohen,N    Beaches-free access to St. residents   REF AEN

ACR173    Cohen,N    Beaches, free access-auth lottery to fd.   REF AEN

ACR174    Carroll,M/Merkt,R    Tax, new or incr.-2/3 maj. vote in Leg.   REF AAP

ACR175    Biondi,P    Vol. FF/first aid squad-prop. tax deduct   REF AHO

ACR176    Scalera,F    Emerg Med Svcs Wk-desig May 18-24, 2008   REF AHS

AJR86    Cohen,N    Israel-congratulates on 60th anniv.   REF ASG

AJR87    Albano,N/Milam,M    Broadcast media-study use   REF ALP

AJR88    O'Scanlon,D    Brain Tumor Awareness Mo.-desig. May   REF AHE

AR114    Chiappone,A    Medicare growth rate-maintain 7.2%   REF AHE

AR115    Angelini,M/Rible,D    Liquefied natural gas fac-deny, NJ coast   REF AEN

Bills Reported from Committee/Given 2nd Reading:

A10    Roberts,J    Sch. dist.-concerns admin. operations   REP

A15    Roberts,J/Wolfe,D    Sch. dist. operation-concerns   REP

A45    Cryan,J/Rumana,S    Sch. laws-concerns disputes   REP

A333 Aca (1R)    Quigley,J/Prieto,V+1    Bus and train svc. discont.-concerns   REP/ACA

A553    Dancer,R/Fisher,D    Jersey Fresh-sale along cert. toll rds.   REP

A571 Acs (ACS)    Voss,J/Greenstein,L+8    Domestic viol.-concerns   REP/ACS

A746 Aca (1R)    Prieto,V    Domestic viol restraining order-concerns   REP/ACA

A795 Aca (1R)    Gusciora,R/Fisher,D+1    Env. responsible co.-DEP estab. list   REP/ACA

A1113 Aca (1R)    Cryan,J/Burzichelli,J+1    Superintendents of sch.-concerns   REP/ACA

A1577 Aca (1R)    Cohen,N/Stender,L+4    Antifreeze and engine coolant-concerns   REP/ACA

A1796 Acs (ACS)    Albano,N/Milam,M+1    Vessels, sunken or abandoned-concerns   REP/ACS

A2115    Gusciora,R/Lampitt,P    Mun court-clarify auth, suspend driv lic   REP

A2246    Cryan,J    Birth certificate, cert.-concerns   REP

A2370/226 Acs (ACS)    Cohen,N    Terroristic threats-report, immunity   REP/ACS

A2438 Aca (1R)    McKeon,J    Underground storage tanks-concerns   REP/ACA

A2577    Conners,J/Tucker,C    Honor Guard Ribbon-creates   REP

A2578    Webber,J/DeCroce,A+1    High sch. special ed. prog.-concerns   REP

A2714    Wisniewski,J    Intermodal chassis-concerns   REP

A2715    Roberts,J    Peremptory challenges-concerns   REP

ACR176    Scalera,F    Emerg Med Svcs Wk-desig May 18-24, 2008   REP

AR95    McHose,A/Chiusano,G    St. House food svc-use NJ grown products   REP

S218    Singer,R/Oroho,S    Jersey Fresh-sale along cert. toll rds.   REP

S442 Sca (1R)    Pennacchio,J/Sweeney,S+2    High sch. special ed. prog.-concerns   REP

S521 Sca (1R)    Sacco,N/Madden,F    MV sales, off-site-concerns   REP

S1390 ScaAca (2R)    Van Drew,J/Kean,T    Vessels, sunken or abandoned-concerns   REP/ACA

Bills Reported Referred/AAP:

A375/1209/1759 Acs (ACS)    Diegnan,P+4    Sch. attendance-raises age req.   REP/ACS REF AAP

A1575 Aca (1R)    Cohen,N/Diegnan,P    Natl Guard memb killed-grants death benf   REP/ACA REF AAP

A1576    Cohen,N/Prieto,V+1    Natl. Guard-prov. group life insur.   REP REF AAP

A2070 Aca (1R)    McKeon,J/Milam,M    Green Building Tax Credit Act   REP/ACA REF AAP



Bills Reported Referred/AJU:

A1583    Cohen,N/Burzichelli,J+1    Drug distrib. scheme-proh. use of animal   REP REF AJU

A1584    Cohen,N/Burzichelli,J+1    Animals-concerns illegal drugs   REP REF AJU

Bills Reported Referred/ALP:

A837    Chivukula,U/Egan,J+12    Wheelchair transp.-concerns   REP REF ALP

A2023 Acs (ACS)    Watson Coleman,B/Coutinho,A+1    Prisoner Reentry Comm.-estab.   REP/ACS REF ALP

Bills Combined:

A226    Bramnick,J    Terrorism, report related crime-immunity   COMB/W A2370 (ACS)

A1209    Pou,N/Cruz-Perez,N    Compulsory sch. attendance-concerns   COMB/W A375/1759 (ACS)

A1759    Watson Coleman,B    Compulsory sch. attendance-concerns   COMB/W A375/1209 (ACS)

Bills Transferred:

A226    Bramnick,J    Terrorism, report related crime-immunity   FROM AJU TO AHS

A1425    Fisher,D/Conaway,H+5    Aerosol dusters-bars sale to juv.   FROM ACO TO ALP

Bills Withdrawn From The Files:

A249    Vandervalk,C    Water supply interconnection study;$500K   FROM AEN

A2211    Vainieri Huttle,V    Commercial mobile svc.-concerns   FROM ACO

Co-Sponsors Added:

A121   (Wagner,C)    Smart Container Act

A467   (Diegnan,P)    Pub. Sch. Student Recess-study benefits

A1264   (Bramnick,J)    Health care fac.-concerns adverse events

A1531   (Wagner,C)    Nurse staffing standards-estab.

A1796 Acs (ACS)   (Wisniewski,J)    Vessels, sunken or abandoned-concerns

A1958   (Munoz,E)    Anti-Phishing Act-estab.

A2252   (Wolfe,D; Wagner,C; Oliver,S; Conaway,H; Green,J; Caputo,R; Burzichelli,J)    Insur. producers-concerns

A2332   (Smith,L; Wagner,C)    Tox-free Children's Products Act

A2442   (Diegnan,P)    Community agency emp.-req. cert.

A2493   (Smith,L)    Fair Debt Collection Practices Act

A2517   (Giblin,T)    Homeownership Preserv. Act

A2518   (Tucker,C)    G.I. Bill-prov. higher ed. benf. to vets

A2610   (Rodriguez,C)    Pub util svcs-concerns billing practices

ACR54   (Doherty,M)    St. Auditor-elim. office

Second Prime Sponsors Added:

A709   (Vainieri Huttle,V)    Drunk driv.-concerns blood alco. level

A1068   (Ramos,R)    Alternative fuel veh.-NJT req. to purch.

A1201   (Barnes,P)    Traffic lights-concerns

A1561   (Milam,M)    Jessica's Law-concerns road rage

A2406   (Rodriguez,C)    Cemetery trust fd. req.-concerns

A2539   (Rodriguez,C)    Maternity svcs.-req installment payments

A2593   (Egan,J)    Solid waste contracts-wage reporting

A2604   (Moriarty,P)    Open space trust fds.-expands elig. use

Third Prime Sponsors Added:

A45    (Moriarty,P)    Sch. laws-concerns disputes
A553   (McHose,A)    Jersey Fresh-sale along cert. toll rds.

A709   (Wisniewski,J)    Drunk driv.-concerns blood alco. level

A849   (Ramos,R)    Energy-conserv. prog., cert.-estab.

A1126   (Chiusano,G)    Federal income tax advantages-extends




Third Prime Sponsors Added:

A1561   (DeAngelo,W)    Jessica's Law-concerns road rage

A1614   (Love,S)    Flavored tobacco products-proh. sale

A2087   (Rodriguez,C)    Svc. contracts-concerns

A2466   (Rodriguez,C)    Accountants, certified-concerns

A2494   (Love,S)    Law enforcement, cert.-concerns appt.

A2577   (Cruz-Perez,N)    Honor Guard Ribbon-creates

Fourth Prime Sponsors Added:

A45    (Malone,J)    Sch. laws-concerns disputes
A553   (Chiusano,G)    Jersey Fresh-sale along cert. toll rds.

A2518   (Cruz-Perez,N)    G.I. Bill-prov. higher ed. benf. to vets

Fifth Prime Sponsors Added:

A15    (Moriarty,P)    Sch. dist. operation-concerns
A2606 Aca (1R)   (Ramos,R)    Hosp. trustees-req. training

Sixth Prime Sponsors Added:

A2189/2191 Acs (ACS)   (Milam,M)    Sales receipts-concerns acct. numbers

Note to the 1/28/2008 Digest:


Bills Reported Referred/AAP:

A1771 Aca (1R)    Watson Coleman,B/Spencer,L    Expungements-revises elig.   REP/ACA REF AAP *NOT* REP


Note to the 2/28/2008 Digest:


Bills Reported Referred/AAP:

A769    Conners,J/Conaway,H+15    Vet. civil svc. preference-expand elig.   REP REF AAP *NOT* REP

Notes to the 3/3/2008 Digest:

Bills Introduced:


A2412    Wisniewski,J    Real estate sales-concerns adjournment   REF AFI *NOT* AHO

Bills Received from Senate/Referred to Committee:


S367/503 Scs (SCS)    Lesniak,R/Turner,S    Tampering w/witnesses-upgrades penal.   REF AAP *NOT*  AWR 2RA

The Assembly adjourned at 6:55 P.M. to meet again on Monday, May 19, 2008 (SESSION).

Bills Passed Both Houses/Sent To Governor:


Bills Signed Into Law Since Last Session (05/08/08):