for September 27, 2012


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Vol. XXIV No. 35                                                                                  215th Legislature $ First Annual Session



The Senate did not meet.  The Senate will meet on Monday, October 1, 2012 (QUORUM, Committee Groups “1” and “2” scheduled to meet).


Bills Introduced:

A3251    Ramos,R    Pharmacist admin. cert. vaccines-permits   REF AHE

A3252    Ramos,R    Loc. govt. ethics-concerns   REF AHO

A3253    Coughlin,C    Emerg svcs exemp, veh. spotlight-prov.   REF ATR

A3254    Coughlin,C    Offenders, cert.-perform community svc.   REF AJU

A3255    McGuckin,G/Rumana,S+1    Reliability, Storm Response Act of 2012   REF AHS

A3256    Mosquera,G    Audit compliance reviews-report findings   REF ASG

A3257    Mosquera,G    Defibrillators, portable-bus. tax cred.   REF AHE

A3258    Mosquera,G    Complaints, public-concerns submittal   REF ASG

A3259    Mosquera,G    Excused sch. absence-election activity   REF AED

A3260    Lampitt,P/Watson Coleman,B    Child care ctrs.-constr. kitchen fac.   REF AWC

A3261    Wagner,C    Plastic and Paper Bag Reduction Act   REF AEN

A3262    Wagner,C/Eustace,T    Flood Hazard Area Control Act   REF AEN

A3263    Coughlin,C    Fire equip-loc. units, purch. agreements   REF AHO

A3264    Coughlin,C    Consumer fraud act-restricts to resid.   REF ACO

A3265    Wagner,C/Mainor,C    Priv. cord blood banks-concerns fee   REF AHE

A3266    Eustace,T/Ramos,R+1    2014 Super Bowl-permit temp casio gaming   REF ARG

A3267    Eustace,T/Ramos,R+1    Hambletonian Race-temp. casino gaming   REF ARG

A3268    Wagner,C+1    Pub. util bill assist prog-annual report   REF ATU

A3269    Riley,C/Wagner,C    Graduates-higher ed. report emp. data   REF AHI

A3270    Riley,C/Wagner,C    Career exploration-develop report   REF AED

A3271    Riley,C/Mosquera,G    Domestic viol, child present-new crime   REF AJU

A3272    O'Donnell,J/Diegnan,P    Adrenoleukodystrophy-newborn screening   REF AHE

A3273    Dancer,R    Snookiville law-filming reality shows   REF AHO

A3274    Dancer,R/DeCroce,B    Clostridium difficile infections-report   REF AHE

A3275    Dancer,R    Lic. home inspector-background ck. req.   REF ARP

A3276    Munoz,N    Jessica Lunsford Act-enacts   REF AJU

A3277    Munoz,N    Nursing prog-offer baccalaureate degree   REF AHI

A3278    Handlin,A    Untaxed cigarettes-incr. penal.   REF AJU

A3279    Prieto,V    Meadowlands convention ctr proj-study   REF AHO

A3280    Prieto,V    Adoptees birth cert.-permits access   REF AHU

A3281    Prieto,V    St pymt. in lieu of taxes to mun.-estab.   REF AHO

A3282    Peterson,E/Bucco,A.M.+1    Rescue squads-immunity from civil damage   REF AJU

A3283    Peterson,E/Moriarty,P+1    Support Our Vet.-auth. lic. plate   REF ATR

A3284    O'Scanlon,D    MV fines, cert.-revises   REF ALP

A3285    O'Scanlon,D/Vainieri Huttle,V+2    Amber light at traffic signal-lengthens   REF ATR

A3286    Gusciora,R/Oliver,S+4    Immigrants-issue driv. privilege cards   REF ATR

A3287    Gusciora,R/Barnes,P    Telephone use while driv.-incr. penal.   REF ALP

A3288    Gusciora,R/Ramos,R    Student truancy-concerns   REF AED

A3289    Fuentes,A    Social Impact Bond Act-estab.   REF ACE

A3290    Fuentes,A    Precious metal buyers-concerns   REF ACO

Bills Introduced: (cont’d)

A3291    Fuentes,A/Wilson,G    Drug Dealer Accountability Act   REF AJU

A3292    Fuentes,A    Middle sch students-social media use   REF AED

A3293    Handlin,A    Med. injury claims-early resolution sys.   REF AJU

A3294    Handlin,A    Small med. practices-concerns   REF ACE

A3295    Brown,C.A.    Personal watercrafts-concerns   REF ALP

A3296    Carroll,M    Prop. Tax Reduction Work Act   REF AHO

A3297    Carroll,M    Grandparents visitation statute-repeals   REF AJU

A3298    Singleton,T    Job order contracts, pub work-concerns   REF ALA

A3299    Singleton,T/Burzichelli,J    Pub sch nurse-consult, provision changes   REF AED

A3300    Singleton,T/Conaway,H    Pub. work contracts-concerns   REF ASG

A3301    Singleton,T    Prostitution, electronic means-clarify   REF AJU

A3302    Singleton,T/Conaway,H    Firefighters-concerns age restrictions   REF AHO

A3303    Singleton,T/Conaway,H    Moose's Law-proh viol. working w/animals   REF AAN

A3304    Carroll,M    Lake Hopatcong Comm.-changes memb.   REF AEN

A3305    Carroll,M    Rent control ordinance, mun.-concerns   REF AHO

A3306    Carroll,M    Alt. enegy sys.-allows bus. tax credit   REF ATU

A3307    Bucco,A.M./Singleton,T    Resid prop, abandoned-concerns mortgages   REF AHO

A3308    Barnes,P    Court fees-revise or supplement   REF AJU

A3309    DeAngelo,W/Quijano,A    Unemp. benf. determinations-appeals   REF ALA

A3310    Eustace,T/Wagner,C    Independent contractors-concerns pymt.   REF ALA

A3311    Burzichelli,J    Pupil transp.-estab. guidelines   REF AED

A3312    Burzichelli,J/Singleton,T    New Jobs for NJ Act   REF ALA

A3313    DeAngelo,W    Sch. dist. contracts-concerns   REF AED

A3314    Giblin,T    Food allergies-restaurants post notice   REF AHE

A3315    Green,J    Premarital, pre-civil unions-concerns   REF AJU

A3316    Wisniewski,J    Surplus prop. cert., Woodbridge Twp-sell   REF ASG

A3317    Green,J/Rible,D    Apartment registration-elim. duplication   REF AHO

A3318    Mainor,C/Connors,S+2    Pub. records-redact cert. personal info.   REF ALP

A3327    Ramos,R    Lic. suspension-concerns   REF ALP

A3328    Burzichelli,J    Death with Dignity Act   REF AHE

A3368    Spencer,L/Riley,C    St. acquisition of lands;$45M   REF AEN

A3369    Eustace,T/Wagner,C    Loc govt open space acquisition;$55M   REF AEN

A3370    Milam,M/Albano,N    Nonprofit entities, develop land;$8.9M   REF AEN

AJR77    Mosquera,G/Moriarty,P    Civil War Vet Recognition Mo-desig May   REF AMV

AJR78    Mosquera,G/Moriarty,P    Lily Dryden Day-desig. Sept. 1 each yr.   REF AHE

AJR79    McHose,A    Passenger Rail Sys. Study Comm.-create   REF ATR

AJR80    DeAngelo,W    Food Pantry Donation Mo.-desig. November   REF AHE

AR102    Mosquera,G    Taking Care of Bus online portal-concern   REF ACE

AR103    Kean,S/Giblin,T    Belfast Proj records-w/drawal support   REF AHI

AR104    Gove,D    Ratification of US Constit-commem. anniv   REF ASG

Bills Reported from Committee/Given 2nd Reading:

A166    Peterson,E/Gusciora,R+7    Tri-Co. Purple Heart Mem Hwy-desig Rt.31   REP

A354    Gusciora,R/Barnes,P    MV lamps-req. to be in working order   REP

A494 Aca (1R)    Albano,N+1    Fishing, recreational-estab. lic. plate   REP/ACA

A1133 Aca (1R)    Fuentes,A/Wilson,G+6    Vet. bus enterprise set-aside prog-auth.   REP/ACA

A1273    Coughlin,C    Pub. emp.-SHBP prov. cert. info.   REP

A1279    Coughlin,C/Wisniewski,J    NJTA-study rest area rev generating svcs   REP

A1374 Aca (1R)    Tucker,C/Caputo,R+2    Mun. arson investigators' powers-broaden   REP/ACA

A1429    Watson Coleman,B/Tucker,C    Alpha Kappa Alpha-auth. lic. plate   REP

A1440    Watson Coleman,B/Coutinho,A    Juror source list-expands category   REP

A1711    Green,J/Chivukula,U+1    Child passenger restraint sys.-concerns   REP

A2161    Greenwald,L/Benson,D+2    Ovarian Cancer Awareness Mo-desig. Sept.   REP

A2390    Vainieri Huttle,V/Burzichelli,J+1    Organ transplant recipient-proh. discrim   REP

A2398 Aca (1R)    Coughlin,C/Gusciora,R    Health care prov.-report cert. problems   REP/ACA

A2562 Aca (1R)    Albano,N/Singleton,T+1    US flags, fly half-staff-Gov. notify   REP/ACA

A3195    Lampitt,P/Singleton,T+2    Teaching Pilot Prog.-estab.   REP

AJR55    Vainieri Huttle,V/Stender,L+3    Human Trafficking Prev. Mo-desig January   REP

AJR56    Vainieri Huttle,V/Stender,L+6    Human Trafficking Awareness Day-Jan. 11   REP

AJR58    Bucco,A.M.    Officer Thomas E. DeShazo Memor Bridge   REP

AR15 Aca (1R)    DeAngelo,W    Motor fuel price-fixing-AG investigate   REP/ACA


Bills Reported from Committee/Given 2nd Reading: (cont’d)

AR42    Milam,M/DeAngelo,W+1    Take a Veteran to Sch. Day-support   REP

AR85    Johnson,G    Republic of China-commemorates   REP

AR86 Aca (1R)    Conaway,H/Benson,D+5    Corp. campaign spending-oppose   REP/ACA

AR97 Aca (1R)    Riley,C/Spencer,L    Glass products-bus. purchase and utilize   REP/ACA

S420 Aca (1R)    Van Drew,J/Allen,D+2    US flags, fly half-staff-Gov. notify   REP/ACA

S527 Aca (1R)    Norcross,D/Connors,C+7    Vet. bus enterprise set-aside prog-auth.   REP/ACA

S1366    Doherty,M/Turner,S+2    Tri-Co. Purple Heart Mem Hwy-desig Rt.31   REP

S1456    Sweeney,S/Vitale,J+3    Organ transplant recipient-proh. discrim   REP

S1533 ScaAca (2R)    Vitale,J+1    Health care prov.-report cert. problems   REP/ACA

SJR37    Bucco,A.R.    Officer Thomas E. DeShazo Memor Bridge   REP

Bills Reported Referred/AAP:

A700    Ramos,R/Coughlin,C+3    Children, legal representation-prov.   REP REF AAP

A740    Eustace,T/Wagner,C+1    Youth mentoring prog.-estab. grant prog.   REP REF AAP

A1822    Conaway,H/Singleton,T    Vibration analysis, cert. rts.-conduct   REP REF AAP

A2027 Aca (1R)    Munoz,N/Green,J+37    Jessica Lunsford Act-assault on child   REP/ACA REF AAP

A2037 Acs (ACS)    Watson Coleman,B    NJ Yellow Dot prog.-estab.   REP/ACS REF AAP

A2408 Aca (1R)    Spencer,L/McKeon,J    Adopt a Stormwater Mgmt. Basin Act   REP/ACA REF AAP

A2410    Singleton,T/Watson Coleman,B+2    Responsible Fatherhood-estab. council   REP REF AAP

A2626 Aca (1R)    Greenwald,L/Tucker,C+1    Vet.-waive higher ed. application fees   REP/ACA REF AAP

A3090 Acs (ACS)    Singleton,T/Burzichelli,J    Farmland assessment law-revise prov.   REP/ACS REF AAP

A3219    Riley,C/Mosquera,G+1    Domestic viol. witness-concerns testify   REP REF AAP

S71 ScaScs (SCS)    Codey,R/Singer,R+1    Yellow Dot prog.-estab.   REP REF AAP

S589 ScsScaSaAca (SCS/3R)    Beck,J/Sweeney,S+1    Farmland assessment law-revise prov.   REP/ACA REF AAP

S1084 ScaAca (2R)    Smith,B/Sarlo,P    Adopt a Stormwater Mgmt. Basin Act   REP/ACA REF AAP

Co-Sponsors Added:

A154   (Simon,D)    Child pornography law-revises

A494 Aca (1R)   (Diegnan,P)    Fishing, recreational-estab. lic. plate

A760   (Coughlin,C)    Decabromodiphenyl ether-limits sale

A2042   (Conaway,H)    Vet-mun. prov. free beach access

A2161   (Wimberly,B; Mosquera,G)    Ovarian Cancer Awareness Mo-desig. Sept.

A2390   (Benson,D)    Organ transplant recipient-proh. discrim

A2410   (Mosquera,G)    Responsible Fatherhood-estab. council

A2412   (Handlin,A)    Safe Playing Fields Act

A2626 Aca (1R)   (Diegnan,P)    Vet.-waive higher ed. application fees

A2747   (Simon,D)    Bribery, official matters-concerns

A2916   (Handlin,A)    Med malpractice-exemp home, attachment

A2917   (Handlin,A)    Med. malpractice liab insur-proh raising

A3161   (Rudder,S)    Bio-based Heating Oil Act

A3166   (Quijano,A)    Class Two special off.-appt court duties

A3186   (Johnson,G)    Health Benf. Exchange Act

A3195   (Wimberly,B; Mosquera,G)    Teaching Pilot Prog.-estab.

A3219   (Benson,D)    Domestic viol. witness-concerns testify

A3255   (Ciattarelli,J)    Reliability, Storm Response Act of 2012

A3285   (Diegnan,P)    Amber light at traffic signal-lengthens

ACR160   (Casagrande,C; Diegnan,P; Mainor,C)    Casino at Meadowland Complex-allow temp.

AR42   (Gove,D)    Take a Veteran to Sch. Day-support

AR86 Aca (1R)   (Johnson,G; Chivukula,U; Caputo,R; Gusciora,R; McKeon,J)    Corp. campaign spending-oppose

Second Prime Sponsors Added:

A531   (Ciattarelli,J)    Farming activities-concerns complaints

A2398 Aca (1R)   (Gusciora,R)    Health care prov.-report cert. problems

A2856   (Jasey,M)    Essex Co, Ed. Bd Pension Fd-upgrade prov

A3011   (Coughlin,C)    Vet. Higher Ed Commission-estab.

A3041   (O'Scanlon,D)    Organ donation-insurers prov. info.

A3250   (Caride,M)    Gestating pig-cruel confinement, offense

A3282   (Bucco,A)    Rescue squads-immunity from civil damage

A3285   (Vainieri Huttle,V)    Amber light at traffic signal-lengthens

ACR160   (Ramos,R)    Casino at Meadowland Complex-allow temp.

AR42   (DeAngelo,W)    Take a Veteran to Sch. Day-support

Third Prime Sponsors Added:

A354   (Chiusano,G)    MV lamps-req. to be in working order

A508   (Giblin,T)    Checkpoints-proh limited, cert veh types

A949   (Coughlin,C)    Inmate Community Svc. Prog.

A1802   (Wimberly,B)    Plant closings-suspend mortgage interest

A1822   (Riley,C)    Vibration analysis, cert. rts.-conduct

A2586   (Diegnan,P)    Priv., pub. colleges-land use approvals

A2626 Aca (1R)   (Johnson,G)    Vet.-waive higher ed. application fees

A3039 Aca (1R)   (Benson,D)    Lupus Ed. and Awareness-estab. Council

A3177   (Stender,L)    Trans Infrastructure Bank-estab.

A3248 Aca (1R)   (Bucco,A.M.)    Resid prop, abandoned-concerns mortgages

A3282   (Conaway,H)    Rescue squads-immunity from civil damage

A3312   (DeAngelo,W)    New Jobs for NJ Act

ACR160   (Schaer,G)    Casino at Meadowland Complex-allow temp.

AJR27   (Benson,D)    Patient Advocate Day-desig. November 15

AJR28   (Lampitt,P)    World Autism Awareness Day-desig April 2

Fourth Prime Sponsors Added:

A938   (Benson,D)    Domestic viol. statutes-expands

A1133 Aca (1R)   (Tucker,C)    Vet. bus enterprise set-aside prog-auth.

A1271   (Benson,D)    Bus tax cred.-wages paid to qual interns

A2180   (Spencer,L)    Bleeding Disorders Treatment Fd.

A2586   (Johnson,G)    Priv., pub. colleges-land use approvals

A2626 Aca (1R)   (Benson,D)    Vet.-waive higher ed. application fees

A3248 Aca (1R)   (Jasey,M)    Resid prop, abandoned-concerns mortgages

A3282   (Ciattarelli,J)    Rescue squads-immunity from civil damage

AR86 Aca (1R)   (Stender,L)    Corp. campaign spending-oppose

Fifth Prime Sponsors Added:

A2626 Aca (1R)   (DeAngelo,W)    Vet.-waive higher ed. application fees

A3090 Acs (ACS)   (Wilson,G)    Farmland assessment law-revise prov.

A3224   (Vainieri Huttle,V)    Long-Term Care Oversight Act

Sixth Prime Sponsors Added:

A2626 Aca (1R)   (Wilson,G)    Vet.-waive higher ed. application fees


The Assembly Republican Leader has made the following appointment:


*Effective September  27, 2012


Unemployment Insurance Task Force:


Assemblyman Gary R. Chiusano (24), to replace Assemblyman Robert Schroeder (39), resigned.

The Assembly adjourned at 5:36 PM to meet again on Thursday, October 11, 2012 (QUORUM, Committee Groups “A” and “B” scheduled to meet).

Bills Passed Both Houses/Sent To Governor:


Bills Signed Into Law Since Last Session (09/24/2012):