for November 25, 2013


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Vol. XXV No. 43                                                                                215th Legislature $ Second Annual Session



The Senate did not meet.  The Senate will meet on Thursday, December 5, 2013 (QUORUM, Committee Groups “1” and “2” scheduled to meet).


Bills Introduced:

A4474    Dancer,R    Devel. disab resid svce-concerns records   REF AHU

A4475    Dancer,R    Bail-concerns data about crimes   REF AJU

A4476    Dancer,R    Probation-collect recidivism data   REF AJU

A4477    Dancer,R    Child abuse fatalities-pub. disclosure   REF AWC

A4478    Dancer,R    Vet. mobile sportfishing veh.-proh. fee   REF AAN

A4479    Dancer,R    Horse boarding bus.-clarify sales tax   REF AAN

A4480    Dancer,R    Nursing home resid.-misapprop. of fds.   REF AHE

A4481    Dancer,R    Winter celebrations in pub. sch.-allows   REF AED

A4482    Dancer,R+1    Tax exemp prop-remain elig for exemption   REF AHO

A4483    Russo,D    Escrow agent eval. svc.-proh. fees   REF AFI

A4484    McGuckin,G/Wolfe,D    Schedule II drugs-concerns monitoring   REF AHE

A4485    Prieto,V/Jimenez,A    Pepper spray-concerns possession   REF ALP

A4486    Lampitt,P/Johnson,G    Discrimination based on pregnancy-proh.   REF AWC

A4487    Lampitt,P    Reproductive coercion-dating viol. prog.   REF AED

A4488    Chivukula,U/Caride,M    Driver's manual-MVC pub, cert, languages   REF ALP

A4489    Chivukula,U/Johnson,G    Police reports-electronic signature   REF ALP

A4490    DeCroce,B+1    Park Prescription Prog.-estab.   REF AHE

A4491    DeCroce,B    Pediatric cancer research-vol. contrib.   REF ABU

A4492    Kean,S    Hypodermic needle-incr fine, possession   REF AHE

A4493    Diegnan,P/Giblin,T+3    Gov. Records Council-concerns memb.   REF ASG

A4494    Diegnan,P/Giblin,T+3    Real estate lic.-concerns   REF ARP

A4495    Wolfe,D/Munoz,N    Driver's lic.-display blood type   REF ALP

A4496    Handlin,A/Diegnan,P    Natural disaster, cert.-modify tax levy   REF AED

A4497    Cryan,J    Driv. lic exam-distracted driv questions   REF ALP

A4498    Cryan,J    Settlements, cert.-concerns   REF AJU

A4499    Cryan,J    US Senate vacancy-fill, special election   REF ASG

A4500    Cryan,J    St. trauma sys.-devel. & implementation   REF AHE

A4501    Cryan,J    NJ Economic Opportunity Act II of 2013   REF ACE

A4502    Coughlin,C    MV safety inspections-corp. bus tax cred   REF ALP

A4503    Coughlin,C    Bio-analytical laboratories-concerns   REF AHE

A4504    Gusciora,R    Solemnize marriage-certificate issuance   REF AJU

A4505    Gusciora,R/Singleton,T    Strangulation assault-elevates   REF AJU

A4506    Greenwald,L    Teacher recruitment grant prog.-estab.   REF AED

A4507    Greenwald,L/Coughlin,C+1    Physician Loan Redemption Prog.   REF AHI

A4508    Schaer,G    Check casher lic.-modify cert. req.   REF AFI

A4509    Schaer,G    Mortgage guaranty insur co-liab exposure   REF AFI

A4510    Schaer,G    Prop damage liab-incl faulty workmanship   REF AFI

A4511    Vainieri Huttle,V    Stephen Komninos' Law-devel. disab. prot   REF AHU


Bills Introduced: (cont’d)

A4512    Albano,N    Animal owner-estab mand min imprisonment   REF AAN

A4513    Albano,N    Mun. court judges-shortens term   REF AJU

A4514    Burzichelli,J    Workers' comp. suppl. benf.-concerns   REF ALA

A4515    Burzichelli,J    AC Racetrack expenses-prov. cert. fds   REF ARG

A4516    Burzichelli,J    Bail-estab. non-monetary alternatives   REF AJU

A4517    Stender,L    Courts-concerns electronic pymts.   REF AJU

A4518    Johnson,G/Cryan,J    Sheriff's off. reemp. list-estab.   REF ALP

A4519    Rible,D    Contractors Registration Act-revises   REF ARP

A4520    McGuckin,G/Wolfe,D    Anticancer oral med-limits upfront costs   REF AFI

A4521    Wilson,G/Fuentes,A    Gloucester City-amend charter provisions   REF AHO

A4522    Fuentes,A    High Sch graduation-cert. health req.   REF AED

A4523    Fuentes,A    Securities Issuer, cert-exemp from regis   REF AFI

A4524    Mainor,C    DOLWD-compile consumer report cards   REF ALA

A4525    Giblin,T/Lampitt,P    Alimony-concerns modification   REF AJU

ACR211    Dancer,R    Under God to Pledge of Allegiance-recog.   REF ASG

ACR212    Cryan,J    Work First NJ-elim. new St. reviews   REF AHU

ACR213    Vainieri Huttle,V    Communication Decency Act, 1996-amend.   REF AJU

AR207    Johnson,G/Eustace,T+1    Philippines-grant temporary prot. status   REF AHS

AR208    Caride,M    Homeowner Flood Insur Affordability Act   REF AFI

AR209    Tucker,C    Viol.-declares a pub. health crisis   REF AHE

AR210    Cryan,J/Benson,D    Natl. Nurse Act of 2013-enact   REF AHE

AR211    Stender,L    One-seat rides-Raritan Valley to NY PA   REF ATR

Bills Reported from Committee/Given 2nd Reading:

A205    DeAngelo,W/Ramos,R+1    Mun traffic calming measures-implement   REP

A1205 Aca (1R)    Stender,L/McKeon,J    Boil water notice-req via phone or email   REP/ACA

A1389 Aca (1R)    Wilson,G/Ramos,R+5    Taxicab fares-prov. basic structure   REP/ACA

A1717 Aca (1R)    Green,J/Burzichelli,J+3    Assault by animal-estab. crime   REP/ACA

A2574 Aca (1R)    Vainieri Huttle,V/Coutinho,A    Steroid use among students-deter   REP/ACA

A2694 Acs (ACS)    Gusciora,R/Chivukula,U    Animal cruelty-clarifies   REP/ACS

A2945 Aca (1R)    Vainieri Huttle,V    Sibling visitation rights-estab standard   REP/ACA

A3398    Vainieri Huttle,V/Handlin,A+3    Jt. purchasing agreements-allow   REP

A3424 Aca (1R)    Greenwald,L/Singleton,T+1    Sch. bd. nominating petitions-deadline   REP/ACA

A3500    Spencer,L/Chivukula,U    Shore Prot. Master Plan-update   REP

A3702    Lampitt,P    Casual milk sharing-estab. pub awareness   REP

A3703    Lampitt,P    Human milk banks-prov. for lic.   REP

A3891 Aca (1R)    Spencer,L    Atlantic Ocean beaches-co. operation   REP/ACA

A3893    Spencer,L/Rudder,S    Dune excavation, cert.-concerns   REP

A4072 Aca (1R)    Sumter,S/Tucker,C    Vet-estab pilot prog, security training   REP/ACA

A4084 Aca (1R)    Dancer,R/Albano,N+2    Fed impact aid reserve acct.-estab.   REP/ACA

A4288    Caride,M/Eustace,T    Meadowlands Commission-flood activities   REP

A4300    Diegnan,P/Singleton,T+1    Sch. dist.-concerns operation   REP

A4316    Caride,M/Eustace,T    Meadowlands Flood Advisory Task Force   REP

A4339 Aca (1R)    Riley,C/Mosquera,G+1    Mom2Mom Peer Support Prog.-estab.   REP/ACA

A4355    Spencer,L    Noise/land use compatibility survey-req.   REP

A4415    Eustace,T/Jasey,M    Sudden Cardiac Arrest Prev. Act   REP

A4458 Aca (1R)    Wisniewski,J/Amodeo,J+2    MV headlights-use req hwy construction   REP/ACA

A4461    Wisniewski,J/Caride,M    Distracted driv.-proh. engaging   REP

ACR196    Tucker,C/Gove,D+1    Armed Forces, sexual harassment-address   REP

ACR204    Quijano,A+1    The Borinqueneers-bestow Cong Gold Medal   REP

AR168    Giblin,T/Ramos,R    NYC IRT Flushing Line-extention into NJ   REP

S64 Aca (1R)    Codey,R/Oroho,S+4    Steroid use among students-deters   REP/ACA

S789 Sca (1R)    Weinberg,L/Bucco,A.R.+1    Grandparent, sibling-visitation rights   REP

S2086 Sca (1R)    Whelan,J    Sch. bd. nominating petitions-deadline   REP

S2367 ScaAca (2R)    Codey,R/Beach,J+2    Sudden Cardiac Arrest Prev. Act   REP/ACA

SCR149    Ruiz,M/Pou,N+5    The Borinqueneers-bestow Cong Gold Medal   REP




Bills Reported Referred/AAP:

A2092 Aca (1R)    Wimberly,B/Prieto,V+2    Vet.-concerns housing   REP/ACA REF AAP

A2415    Wagner,C/Gusciora,R    Industrial hemp lic.-estab.   REP REF AAP

A2527 Aca (1R)    Caputo,R/Giblin,T+2    Office of Dropout Prev.-estab.   REP/ACA REF AAP

A4151 Aca (1R)    Rumpf,B/Gove,D+6    Drug dealing offenses-grade by units   REP/ACA REF AAP

A4218 Aca (1R)    Greenwald,L/Russo,D+2    Wine Bd-replaces Advisory Council   REP/ACA REF AAP

S134 ScaSca (2R)    Rice,R/Turner,S+4    Office of Dropout Prev.-estab.   REP REF AAP

Co-Sponsors Added:

A2527 Aca (1R)   (Chivukula,U; Jasey,M)    Office of Dropout Prev.-estab.

A2830   (Simon,D)    Opportunity Scholarship Act

A2963   (Jasey,M)    Black bears-proh. feeding

A3161 Aca (1R)   (Gusciora,R)    Bio-based Heating Oil Act

A3192   (Ramos,R; Amodeo,J)    Food labels-req containing cert material

A3398   (Ciattarelli,J)    Jt. purchasing agreements-allow

A3424 Aca (1R)   (Jasey,M)    Sch. bd. nominating petitions-deadline

A3512   (Schepisi,H)    Consumer Access to Health Care Act

A3629 Aca (1R)   (DeAngelo,W)    Natural gas veh.-bus., income tax cred.

A3716 Aca (1R)   (Barnes,P)    Medicaid, NJ FamilyCare-med therapy mgmt

A3906 Aca (1R)   (Coughlin,C)    Mugshots-exemp. open pub. records law

A3909   (Eustace,T)   Alimony-revises laws

A3915 Aca (1R)   (Coughlin,C; Benson,D)    Mortgage Assist. Pilot Prog.-estab.

A4193 Aca (1R)   (Coughlin,C)    Police veh.-cameras req.

A4197   (McKeon,J)    St assess via internet-proh, 2016 sch yr

A4262   (Schepisi,H)    Apiary activities-estab. St. auth to reg

A4300   (Jasey,M)    Sch. dist.-concerns operation

A4313   (Ciattarelli,J)    Office of River Maintenance-estab.

A4372   (Prieto,V; DiMaio,J)    Summer pymt plan-each sch. dist. offer

A4393   (Space,P)    Stwide Opioid Law Enforcement Task Force

A4437   (Space,P)    Firearm locator application-penal.

A4444 Acs (ACS)    (Coughlin,C)    Coll. Affordability Study Comm.

A4449   (Gusciora,R; Tucker,C)    Per Capita Library Aid;$3M

A4482   (Handlin,A)    Tax exemp prop-remain elig for exemption

A4490   (Munoz,N)    Park Prescription Prog.-estab.

A4507   (Handlin,A)    Physician Loan Redemption Prog.

ACR196   (Wilson,G)    Armed Forces, sexual harassment-address

ACR204   (Wilson,G)    The Borinqueneers-bestow Cong Gold Medal

AR193   (Caride,M)    Hwy. maintenance-Cong. dedicate addl fds

Prime Sponsors Added:

A4119   (Oliver,S)    Univ. adjunct faculty memb.-unemp. benf.

Second Prime Sponsors Added:

A728   (Sumter,S)    Oral health curricula-req. pub. sch.

A2694 Acs (ACS)   (Chivukula,U)    Animal cruelty-clarifies

A3424 Aca (1R)   (Singleton,T)    Sch. bd. nominating petitions-deadline

A3477 Aca (1R)   (Benson,D)    Engineers, lic-revise responsible charge

A3500   (Chivukula,U)    Shore Prot. Master Plan-update

A3629 Aca (1R)   (Vainieri Huttle,V)    Natural gas veh.-bus., income tax cred.

A3719   (Munoz,N)    Payday lending-viol., consumer fraud act

A4195   (McKeon,J)    Firearms, undetectable-proh. sale

A4240   (Vainieri Huttle,V)    Outpatient treatment invol-court ordered

A4288   (Eustace,T)    Meadowlands Commission-flood activities

A4310   (Casagrande,C)    Rule-admin. agency incl. privacy stmt.

A4316   (Eustace,T)    Meadowlands Flood Advisory Task Force

A4322 Aca (1R)   (Caride,M)    Master meter sys, resid dwellings-allows

A4385   (Handlin,A)    Sch. bus. administrator-concerns

A4448   (Benson,D)    Cybersecurity investment tax cred. prog.

A4461   (Caride,M)    Distracted driv.-proh. engaging

AR168   (Ramos,R)    NYC IRT Flushing Line-extention into NJ


Third Prime Sponsors Added:

A1268   (Sumter,S)    Nursing fac.-address shortage;$2M

A1269   (Casagrande,C)    Physician Loan Redemption Prog.

A1393   (Coughlin,C)    Devel subsidy grant-uphold term or repay

A2093   (Sumter,S)    Disab., sr. cit. victimization-crime

A2415   (Vainieri Huttle,V)    Industrial hemp lic.-estab.

A3935   (DeCroce,B)    Pub. sch. dist-concerns recess

A4105   (Benson,D)    Dusty's Law-killing, injuring, guide dog

A4127   (Sumter,S)    Telepsychiatry-concern Medicaid coverage

A4135   (Vainieri Huttle,V)    Tobacco products-raises min. age

A4288   (Vainieri Huttle,V)    Meadowlands Commission-flood activities

A4310   (Dancer,R)    Rule-admin. agency incl. privacy stmt.

A4316   (Vainieri Huttle,V)    Meadowlands Flood Advisory Task Force

A4382   (Caride,M)    Insur claim-concern bad faith settlement

A4507   (Prieto,V)    Physician Loan Redemption Prog.

Fourth Prime Sponsors Added:

A205   (Rudder,S)    Mun traffic calming measures-implement

A2574 Aca (1R)   (Jasey,M)    Steroid use among students-deter

A3898 AcaAca (2R)   (Vainieri Huttle,V)    Storm shelter constr.-auth. mun. finance

A4098   (Vainieri Huttle,V)    Higher Ed. Funding Formula Comm.

A4507   (Riley,C)    Physician Loan Redemption Prog.

Fifth Prime Sponsors Added:

A756   (Coughlin,C)    Consumer contract disputes-limits forum

A4138   (Lampitt,P)    Alimony-proh., domestic viol. offender

A4458 Aca (1R)   (Caride,M)    MV headlights-use req hwy construction

Notes to the 11/18/2013 Digest:



A2028   (Coughlin,C)    Emp. inventions-protect rights

A3589   (DiMaio,J)    Electric distrib. lines-req. underground

Second Prime Sponsors Added:


A3589   (DiMaio,J)    Electric distrib. lines-req. underground

The Assembly adjourned at 5:51 P.M. to meet again on Thursday, December 12, 2013 (QUORUM, Committee Groups “A” and “B” scheduled to meet).

Bills Passed Both Houses/Sent To Governor:


Bills Signed Into Law Since Last Session (11/18/2013):