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Vol. XXVIII No. 37 217th Legislature $ First Annual Session



Blonnie R. Watson was sworn in as a member of the Assembly for the 29th Legislative District.


The Senate did not meet. The Senate will meet on Friday, July 29, 2016 (QUORUM, Committees at the Call of the Senate President).


Bills Introduced:

A4031 Vainieri Huttle,V/Eustace,T Crude Oil, Rail Safety Task Force-create REF ATR

A4032 Handlin,A Electric transmission lines-concerns REF ATU

A4033 Zwicker,A Data ctrs., cert.-estab. tax credits REF ACE

A4034 Singleton,T/Munoz,N Monica's Law-domestic viol. risk prog. REF AJU

A4035 Quijano,A/Vainieri Huttle,V Opioid prescrip.-seven day restriction REF AHE

A4036 Munoz,N/Singleton,T+1 Domestic crisis teams-estab. REF AJU

A4037 Jones,P/Barclay,A Prop, forfeited-drug informant incentive REF ALP

A4038 Andrzejczak,B/Bucco,A.M. Bias intimidation crims-expands REF ALP

A4039 Muoio,E Co, mun pol party committee memb-concern REF AJU

A4040 Singleton,T/Munoz,N Domestic viol. cases-prosecutor training REF AJU

A4041 Jones,P Human remains-concerns disposition REF ARP

A4042 Wisniewski,J/McKeon,J Tort Claims Act-clarifies notice req. REF AJU

A4043 Mukherji,R/Downey,J Medicaid-pharm. dispense covered meds REF AHE

A4044 Greenwald,L Contracts-proh. non-disclosure clauses REF ACO

A4045 Munoz,N/Singleton,T Peace: A Learned Solution Prog. REF AJU

A4046 Munoz,N/Singleton,T Batterers' Interv. Prog.-estab. REF AJU

ACR197 Wolfe,D/McGuckin,G St aid sch dist-allocate per pupil basis REF AED

AJR111 Quijano,A/Webber,J Prader-Willi Syndrome Awareness Mo-May REF AHE

AR160 Barclay,A/Jones,P Dick Allen-Natl. Baseball Hall of Fame REF ATG

AR161 Munoz,N/Singleton,T+1 Atty, matrimonial-domestic viol training REF AJU

AR162 Singleton,T/Munoz,N Domestic Viol. Tech. Task Force REF AJU

AR163 Singleton,T/Munoz,N Co. Domestic Viol. Working Groups-memb. REF AJU

Bills Received from Governor/Absolute Veto:

A30 Aca (1R) Prieto,V/Muoio,E+12 Work First NJ-incr. benf. amount

A1657 Schaer,G/Vainieri Huttle,V+4 Breakfast after the bell incentive fd.

A3410 Muoio,E/Vainieri Huttle,V+2 Work First NJ prog.-repeals family cap

A3492 Aca (1R) Mazzeo,V/Mosquera,G+14 Family planning svcs.;$7.453M

Bills Received from Governor/Conditional Veto:

A893 Sa (1R) Vainieri Huttle,V/Jimenez,A+5 Smoking, pub. parks and beaches-proh.



Co-Sponsors Added:

A375 Aca (1R) (Coughlin,C) Students w/mil obligations-instit assist

A377 (Giblin,T) Transparent Tax Act of 2015

A379 (Singleton,T; Phoebus,G) Firearm purch id card-concerns

A427 (Jimenez,A) Black bears-proh. feeding

A1461 Acs (ACS) (Chiaravalloti,N) Pedestrian, Bike Safety Advisory Council

A1866 (Munoz,N) Michelle Sous' Law-blood sample req.

A2463 (Giblin,T) Haz materials trans by rail-cleanup plan

A3150 (Eustace,T) Disab. vet. prop tax exemp elig-concerns

A3225 (O'Scanlon,D) Killed in Action flag-desig. St. flag

A3411 (Johnson,G) Lead poisoning, childhood-concerns

A3448 (Phoebus,G; Space,P) St/fed pub benf prog recipient-concerns

A3513 (Phoebus,G; Space,P) Law enforcement off, cert-carry firearms

A3527 (Jimenez,A) Black bear-remove, game species list

A3799 (Eustace,T) Student head injuries-concerns

A3819 (Johnson,G) Unemp. comp. and labor disputes-concerns

A3821 (Gusciora,R) Affordable housing obligations-concerns

A3981 (Munoz,N) Involuntary commitment-concerns

A3982 (Jimenez,A) Prescrip.-req transmitted electronically

A4036 (Dancer,R) Domestic crisis teams-estab.

AJR108 (Bucco,A.M.; Tucker,C; Quijano,A) Tourette Syndrome Awareness Day-desig.

AR127 (Giblin,T) Black bear hunting season-oppose

AR161 (Dancer,R) Atty, matrimonial-domestic viol training

Second Prime Sponsors Added:

A1116 (Johnson,G) Death caused by police off.-prosecution

A2182 (Holley,J) Inmate reentry-DOC dev. plan

A2635 (Benson,D) Sexual assault higher ed instit-advocate

A3567 (DiMaio,J) Co. tax admin.-auth. appt. of part-time

A3593 (Bucco,A.M.) Pub. safety directors-no police power

A3748 (Eustace,T) Registry for vet org.-DMVA create

AR49 (Schaer,G) Responding to Needs, Holocaust Survivors

Second Prime Sponsors Withdrawn:

A3975 (Conaway,H) Smoking, cert. bldgs.-permits

Third Prime Sponsors Added:

A501 (Zwicker,A) Student w/disab.-physical restraing req.

A930 (Dancer,R) Domestic viol. org. emp-background check

A1149 (Dancer,R) Domestic viol restraining order-concerns

A1329 (Bucco,A.M.) Law enforcement off-protect home address

A1548 (Dancer,R) Domestic viol.-related assault-upgade

A2635 (DeCroce,B) Sexual assault higher ed instit-advocate

A2761 (Schaer,G) Student loans, cert.-forgive

A3606 (Webber,J) Vet.-apply for UI benf. online

A3747 (Sumter,S) Innovation zone prog.-estab.

A3799 (Muoio,E) Student head injuries-concerns

A4023 (DeCroce,B) NJ STARS-prov. students w/more info.

A4029 (DeCroce,B) Drunk driv. who cause death-suspend lic.

A4046 (Dancer,R) Batterers' Interv. Prog.-estab.

ACR56 (Caride,M) Sch. superintendents-suspend max. salary

ACR192 (Muoio,E) Septic density standard-not leg intent

AR154 (Benson,D) Repeat Objectionable Bothering Consumers

Fourth Prime Sponsors Added:

A744 (Chiaravalloti,N) PANYNJ Commissioners-impose restrictions

A908 (Benson,D) Bijou's Law-Pet Groomers Lic. Act

A1030 Aca (1R) (Caride,M) Sch. bldg.-concerns temperature control

A2203 (Muoio,E) Renewable energy portfolio standards

A2761 (Jones,P) Student loans, cert.-forgive

A3784 (Benson,D) Resid. w/special needs-create registry

A4043 (Vainieri Huttle,V) Medicaid-pharm. dispense covered meds


Fifth Prime Sponsors Added:

A2761 (Eustace,T) Student loans, cert.-forgive

A4019 (DeCroce,B) Mil. uniform, HS graduation-permitted

A4027 (DeCroce,B) Incarcerated indiv.-proh temp disab benf

Sixth Prime Sponsors Added:

A2761 (Land,R) Student loans, cert.-forgive

Seventh Prime Sponsors Added:

A2761 (Gusciora,R) Student loans, cert.-forgive

Eighth Prime Sponsors Added:

A2761 (Andrzejczak,B) Student loans, cert.-forgive


Note to the 6/27/16 Digest:

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


S1131 Sca (1R) Rice,R+2 Sr. cit. resid. death-notify next-of-kin AWR 2RA *NOT* REF AHU

The Assembly adjourned at 5:02 P.M. to meet again at a date and time to be announced.

Bills Passed Both Houses/Sent To Governor:


Bills Signed Into Law Since Last Session (07/14/2016):

P.L.2016, c.16. A2515 DeAngelo,W/Pinkin,N+10 7/15/2016 Mil. Skills Council-estab.

P.L.2016, c.17. A2949 Andrzejczak,B/Land,R+6 7/15/2016 Diamondback terrapins-prov. prot.

P.L.2016, JR-1. AJR21 Moriarty,P/Diegnan,P.J.+1 7/21/2016 Consumer Prot. Wk.-desig first wk, March