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Vol. XXX No. 37                                                                                   218th Legislature • First Annual Session



Bills Introduced/Without Reference/Given Second Reading:

S2845    Vitale,J    Work First NJ benf.-revise incr.

S2846    Weinberg,L/Sweeney,S    Ammunition magazines-ability to carry

Bills Introduced:

S2825    Thompson,S    St. sch. aid-concerns   REF SED

S2826    Bucco,A.R./Greenstein,L+1    Dog, used in higher ed research-adoption   REF SEN

S2827    Singer,R    Infant fatalities-concerns   REF SHH

S2828    Singer,R    Children's Vaccine Adverse Event Sys.   REF SHH

S2829    Vitale,J/Singleton,T    Med. marijuana-estab. home delivery req.   REF SHH

S2830    Vitale,J/Ruiz,M    Gestational Carrier Agreement Act-revise   REF SHH

S2831    Greenstein,L    Mercer Regional Water Svc. Comm.-estab.   REF SEN

S2832    Greenstein,L    Veterinary fac.-annual inspection req.   REF SHH

S2833    Greenstein,L    HPV vaccine-permit pharm administer dose   REF SHH

S2834    Singleton,T/Vitale,J    Internet websites, commercial-concerns   REF SCM

S2835    Singleton,T/Ruiz,M    Depression-screen cert. students   REF SED

S2836    Stack,B    Safety vision panels-req. in sch. fac.   REF SCU

S2837    Stack,B    Sch. emp.-concerns random drug testing   REF SED

S2838    Gopal,V    Scams, frauds-telecommunication svc warn   REF SEG

S2839    Gopal,V/Oroho,S    Manufacturing Ext. Prog.;$250K   REF SBA

S2840    Gopal,V    Casinos-concerns declared St of emerg.   REF SSG

S2841    Gopal,V    Law enforcement off., injured-concerns   REF SLP

S2842    Gopal,V    Shift overlap-req. St. correctional fac.   REF SLP

S2843    Codey,R/Sweeney,S    Sch. psych.-estab. grant prog. to hire   REF SED

S2844    Stack,B    Homestead prop. tax cred.-estab.   REF SBA

S2848    Diegnan,P    Lic., special-physical fitness proof req   REF STR

S2850    Lagana,J.A.    Sch. bus driv.-concerns   REF STR

S2851    Lagana,J.A.    Sch bus safety personnel, cert.-req.   REF STR

S2852    Diegnan,P    Sch. bus operations-concerns reg.   REF STR

S2853    Diegnan,P    Sch bus driv and aides-concerns training   REF STR

S2854    Diegnan,P    Sch. bus driv.-concerns retesting   REF STR

Public Hearing:

SCR132    Sweeney,S/Oroho,S    Rev. Cert. Bd.-create   (SBA)

Bills Received from Governor/Conditional Veto:

S1057 Sca (1R)    Van Drew,J/Gopal,V+4    Vineyard capital expense-estab loan prog  

S1208 Sca (1R)    Beach,J/Oroho,S+8    Pension fds.-proh. cert. investments  

S1914    Ruiz,M/Cruz-Perez,N+2    Pension, St.-proh. cert. investments  



Co-Sponsors Added:

S748   (Cryan,J)    Dentistry Bd.-adds one dental assist.

S1407   (Greenstein,L)    Vet. prop. tax deduct-elig. criteria

S1612 Sca (1R)   (Cunningham,S)    Nursing home-estab aide-to-resid ratio

S1871   (Greenstein,L)    Vet, cert-estab prog, prov travel assist

S1903   (Greenstein,L)    9-1-1 calls-exemp. cert. health info.

S2318   (Turner,S)    Expungement Coordinator Prog.-estab.

S2396   (Greenstein,L)    Vet, deceased name-DMVA notify vet. org.

S2603   (Greenstein,L)    Polystyrene products-proh. sale

S2668   (Stack,B; Bateman,C)    Library Aid;$10.5M

S2717   (Greenstein,L)    Law enforcement-liab. rescuing animals

S2741   (Greenstein,L)    At-risk youths-law enforcement assist

S2742   (Greenstein,L)    Suspension, student-meet w/sch. psych.

S2744   (Greenstein,L)    Sch. safety audit-submit Homeland Sec.

S2762   (Greenstein,L)    Civics ed-concerns middle schs.

S2784   (Greenstein,L)    Gold Star Family Member-concerns id

S2797   (Greenstein,L)    Vet. owned, estab. bus-waives cert. fees

S2826   (Addiego,D)    Dog, used in higher ed research-adoption
SR39   (Doherty,M)    Organ harvesting-denounces

Co-Prime Sponsors Added:

S734   (Greenstein,L)    Cell access, correctional fac.-manage

S737   (Ruiz,M)    Veterinary ed. prog.-limits students

S751   (Bateman,C)    Personal ID trafficking-concerns crime

S1070   (Greenstein,L)    Cell phone-proh location monitoring prog

S1631   (Ruiz,M)    Engineering Curriculum, Instruct.-estab.

S1642   (Doherty,M)    Prescribing cert meds to minors-concerns

S1769   (Ruiz,M)    Sch. dist.-concerns tuition

S2159   (Greenstein,L)    Animal cruelty offenses/penal.-revise

S2699   (Greenstein,L)    Children's psych. fac.-on-site staff req

S2705   (Greenstein,L)    Intestate decedent's estate-claims

S2706   (Greenstein,L)    Drug court prog.-desig.

S2732   (Greenstein,L)    Prisoners during childbirth-no restraint

S2768   (Greenstein,L)    Sch. Prop, kill or do harm-enhance penal

S2780   (Greenstein,L)    Sch. bus recordings-crim. tampering

S2782   (Oroho,S)    Farmland-concerns wildlife control

S2788   (Greenstein,L)    Child care ctrs-undergo drug testing

S2796   (Greenstein,L)    Mil. Priority Regis. Act

SCR132   (Oroho,S)    Rev. Cert. Bd.-create

SCR133   (Greenstein,L)    Police permanent disab-prop tax deduct.

SR24   (Greenstein,L)    Robocalls to customers-block

SR85   (Greenstein,L)    Global warming-desig. AC internat center

The Senate adjourned at 6:15 PM to meet again on Thursday, July 26, 2018 (SESSION/Committees at the Call of the Senate President).


The Assembly did not meet. The Assembly will meet at a date and time to be announced.

Bills Passed Both Houses/Sent To Governor:


Bills Signed Into Law Since Last Session (07/01/2018):

P.L.2018, c.55.   S5 ScaSa w/GR (3R)    Sweeney,S/Kean,T+3    7/3/2018    PFRS-transfers mgmt. to Bd. of Trustees  

P.L.2018, c.56.   S122 ScaAca w/GR (3R)    Weinberg,L/Sarlo,P+18    7/3/2018    Garden St. Film & Digital Media Jobs Act  

P.L.2018, c.57.   S396 Sca (1R)    Pennacchio,J/Corrado,K    7/3/2018    St Invest Council memb-forbid cert votes  

P.L.2018, c.58.   S478 ScaAca (2R)    Vitale,J/Weinberg,L+16    7/3/2018    Babs Siperstein Law-gender on birth cert  

P.L.2018, c.59.   S493 Sa (1R)    Vitale,J/Gill,N+6    7/3/2018    Death certificates-incl. gender id  

P.L.2018, c.60.   S705    Ruiz,M/Vitale,J+8    7/3/2018    Transgender Equality Task Force-estab.  

P.L.2018, c.61.   S879 w/GR (1R)    Sweeney,S/Burzichelli,J    7/3/2018    Haz. waste fac., major-amends definition  

P.L.2018, c.62.   S976 ScaSca w/GR (3R)    Vitale,J/Bateman,C+5    7/3/2018    Revised St. Med. Examiner Act  


Bills Signed Into Law Since Last Session (07/01/2018): (cont’d)

P.L.2018, c.63.   S1207    Sweeney,S/Oroho,S+2    7/3/2018    SPRS health benf.-St. pay full cost  

P.L.2018, c.64.   S2534 Aa (1R)    Sweeney,S/Gopal,V+12    7/20/2018    Smoke-Free Air Act-revises  

P.L.2018, c.65.   S332    Cruz-Perez,N/Taliaferro,A+4    7/20/2018    All-terrain veh.-concerns crimes  

P.L.2018, c.66.   S1974    Beach,J/Cruz-Perez,N+3    7/20/2018    Candidate elective pub off-email address


P.L.2018, JR-6.   AJR44    Vainieri Huttle,V/Chiaravalloti,N+17    7/20/2018    Tourette Syndrome Awareness Day-desig.