NEW JERSEY

LEGISLATIVE DIGEST

for November 30, 2020

 

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Vol. XLIV No. 62 219th Legislature First Annual Session

 

SENATE ACTION

 

The Senate did not meet. The Senate will meet on Monday, December 7, 2020 (QUORUM, Committee Groups 1 and 2 scheduled to meet).

 

ASSEMBLY ACTION (QUORUM)

 

Bills Introduced:

 

A5060 Reynolds-Jackson,V Perinatal mood disorders-inserts new references, deletes postpartum depression REF AWC

A5061 Quijano,A/Moen,W Vote by mail application-allows online reg. up to seven day before election REF ASL

A5084 Kennedy,J Psilocybin-reclassify possession as disorderly persons offense REF AJU

 

Co-Sponsors Added:

 

A2487 (Downey,J) Healthy Terminals Act-req. airport/train station workers be paid cert wages/benf

A4632 Aca (1R) (DeCroce,B) MVC written knowledge exam-provide online during COVID-19 pub. health emerg.

A4793 (Stanfield,J; Verrelli,A; Scharfenberger,G; Schepisi,H; Munoz,N; DePhillips,C; DiMaio,J) Notray public-authorize any member of Legislature to
perform all functions of

A4856 (Dunn,A) School websites & web services-req. to be accessible to persons w/disabilities

A4880 (Stanfield,J; Murphy,C) Animal cruelty against victim's animal-include in definition of domestic viol.

A4929 (Dunn,A) College Mental Health Services Act-grant prog., concerns mental health on campus

A4936 (Munoz,N; Schepisi,H) Tobacco & vapor products tax-limits on cigars, up to $0.50 per cigar

A4980 (DiMaio,J) Classic NJ license plates-authorizes issuance

A4995 (Giblin,T) Criminal justice career academy pilot prog-estab in DOE, support in pub high sch

A5013 (Johnson,G) State innovation economy-Secretary of State develop national marketing campaign

A5024 (Johnson,G) Transit Bus Riders' Bill of Rights-estab

A5034 (Verrelli,A) Colorectal cancer screenings-reduce age health benefit plans cover from 50 to 45

A5045 (DiMaio,J) Jersey Fresh Program-$200K lasped monies in Unclaimed Property Trust Fund

A5058 (DePhillips,C) Cigarette usage, electronic-school districts provide instruction on dangers

ACR197 (DePhillips,C) Voters-constitutional amendment to provide right to cast ballot in person

 

Second Prime Sponsors Added:

 

A4820 (Johnson,G) Dentist/dental insurance-prohibits certain provisions in agreements

A4873 (Dunn,A) MVC service-allow customer to schedule appointment on MVC website

A4980 (Karabinchak,R) Classic NJ license plates-authorizes issuance

A4989 (Kean,S) Municipal liab for gross negligence-establishes, fail to protect during riots

A4991 (Kean,S) Riot & disorderly conduct-broadens offense; enhance penal., monument destruction

A5007 (Vainieri Huttle,V) Professional development programs-compile list on virtual & remote instruction

A5008 (Benson,D) Stillbirth Resource Center-establishes; expands professionals; approp $2.5M

A5027 (Conaway,H) Military equipment, federal surplus-transfer to law enforcement agencies

A5032 (Verrelli,A) Electric veh charging stations-permit accessory uses & structures, req ordinance

A5033 (Dancer,R) Motor vehicle dealers-authorize to sell online & obtain electronic signatures

A5034 (Murphy,C) Colorectal cancer screenings-reduce age health benefit plans cover from 50 to 45

 

 

Third Prime Sponsors Added:

 

A1098 (Vainieri Huttle,V) State agency websites-make accessible to people w/disabilities on mobile devices

A4980 (Benson,D) Classic NJ license plates-authorizes issuance

A5008 (Vainieri Huttle,V) Stillbirth Resource Center-establishes; expands professionals; approp $2.5M

A5032 (Zwicker,A) Electric veh charging stations-permit accessory uses & structures, req ordinance

A5033 (Verrelli,A) Motor vehicle dealers-authorize to sell online & obtain electronic signatures

A5034 (Conaway,H) Colorectal cancer screenings-reduce age health benefit plans cover from 50 to 45

 

The Assembly adjourned at 2:11 P.M. to meet again on Monday, December 7, 2020 (QUORUM, Committees at the Call of the Speaker).

 

Bills Passed Both Houses/Sent To Governor:

 

None

 

Bills Signed Into Law Since Last Session (11/19/2020):

 

P.L.2020, c.125. A1649 AcaScaSa (3R) Quijano,A/Lopez,Y+20 11/20/2020 Daniel's Law-proh. home address disclosure of law off, judicial off,
prosecutors

P.L.2020, c.126. S238 ScsAca (SCS/1R) Singleton,T/Sarlo,P+11 11/20/2020 Jr Firefighter Auxiliary members-promulgate reg pertaining to
training/duties

P.L.2020, c.127. A4942 Greenwald,L/Jimenez,A+23 11/20/2020 Library Construction Fund-provide grants for public libraries;$87.4M

P.L.2020, c.128. S1163 ScaAa w/GR (3R) Turner,S/Tucker,C+4 11/24/2020 Body camera-law enforcement officer required to wear

P.L.2020, c.129. A4312 w/GR (1R) Reynolds-Jackson,V/Sumter,S+8 11/24/2020 Body camera worn by law enforcement officers-regulates use