for December 6, 2012


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Vol. XXIV No. 45                                                                                  215th Legislature $ First Annual Session



The Senate did not meet.  The Senate will meet on Thursday, December 13, 2012 (QUORUM, Committee Groups “3” and “4” scheduled to meet).


Bills Introduced:

A3066    Watson Coleman,B    Wrongful imprisonment-incr. comp.   REF AJU

A3507    Fuentes,A    Anti-hazing at higher ed instit-concerns   REF AHI

A3508    Webber,J    Tax overpymts-incr interest cert refunds   REF AAP

A3509    Johnson,G/Vainieri Huttle,V    Tuition rates, cert. students-concerns   REF AHI

A3510    Johnson,G    Firearms permits and id cards-concerns   REF ALP

A3511    Bucco,A.M.    State song:"Sweet, Sweet New Jersey"   REF ASG

A3512    Munoz,N    Consumer Access to Health Care Act   REF AHE

A3513    Mosquera,G/Moriarty,P    Mil. Appreciation Mo.-desig May, each yr   REF AMV

A3514    Munoz,N+1    Asst living resid-equip emerg generators   REF ATU

A3515    Simon,D    Name change-req. crim. background check   REF AJU

A3516    DeAngelo,W    Small bus., cert.-purchases, tax rebate   REF ABU

A3517    Gusciora,R    Fed. svc academy, NJ resid-issue St flag   REF AMV

A3518    Gusciora,R    Craft distillery lic.-creates   REF ALP

A3519    Green,J/Munoz,N    Lic pub adjuster, cert-estab comp limits   REF AFI

A3520    Green,J    Planned real estate devel. assoc.-liens   REF AHO

A3521    Cryan,J/Quijano,A+1    Util. infrastructure-file pub. util maps   REF ATU

A3522    Stender,L    Hurrican Sandy relief-income tax deduct.   REF AAP

A3523    Caputo,R    Admin., cert-elim. TPAF reenrollment req   REF ASG

A3524    Russo,D/Rumana,S    Crimes, during st of emerg-upgrade penal   REF ALP

A3525    Amodeo,J/Brown,C.A.    Baking or cooking contests-not gambling   REF ARG

A3526    Dancer,R    Pub. emp health care-proh multi coverage   REF AFI

A3527    Dancer,R    Tax sales, accelerated-concerns   REF AHO

A3528    Dancer,R    Intersection, cert-desig alt emerg power   REF ATU

A3529    Prieto,V/Jimenez,A    Joseph F. Tagliareni Jr. Memor. Bridge   REF ATR

A3530    Rumpf,B/Gove,D    Hwys., AC Tourism Dist.-CRDA finan.   REF ARG

A3531    Wagner,C    Temp help svc. firms-disclosure req.   REF ALA

A3532    Kean,S/Rible,D    Pub. util. disaster response-concerns   REF ATU

A3533    Singleton,T    Income tax cred.-fd. ed. prog.   REF AED

A3534    Singleton,T    Min. wage-incr. to $8   REF ALA

A3535    DeAngelo,W    Energy Infrastructure Study Comm.-estab.   REF ATU

A3536    Bucco,A.M.+1    Del. Riv. Jt. Toll Bridge Comm.-abolish   REF ATR

A3537    Singleton,T/Oliver,S    Sexual assault-concerns parental rights   REF AJU

A3538    Mainor,C/Albano,N+3    PFRS or SPRS memb-sick leave injury prog   REF ALA

A3539    Mainor,C/Jimenez,A+2    Pub. records-concerns identifying info.   REF ACO

A3540    Caputo,R/Giblin,T    Pub. sch. textbooks-concerns   REF AED

A3541    Johnson,G/DeCroce,B    Highlands Water Prot. and Planning Act   REF AEN

A3542    Conaway,H    Priv. duty nursing svc-flexible schedule   REF AHE

A3543    Conaway,H    Meth. manuf.-concerns contamination   REF AEN

A3544    Dancer,R    Domestic viol. victims-concerns   REF AJU

A3545    Diegnan,P    Foods/beverages cert.-elim. sales tax   REF ABU

A3546    Riley,C/Burzichelli,J+1    Higher ed student-health insur. coverage   REF AHI

Bills Introduced: (cont’d)


A3547    DeAngelo,W    Vol. first aid squad-warning lights use   REF ALP

A3548    DeAngelo,W    Vol. first aid, rescue-revise definition   REF ALP

A3549    Greenwald,L    Motor fuel dealers-post info. on website   REF ACO

A3551    Spencer,L/Greenwald,L    Diesel veh.-convert   REF AEN

A3552    Wisniewski,J/Coughlin,C+1    Disaster Victims' Bill of Rights   REF AHO

A3553    Wisniewski,J/Oliver,S    Early voting process-estab.   REF ASG

A3554    Albano,N    Cruelly restraining a dog-crim. offense   REF AAN

A3555    Albano,N    PFRS retiree-prov. one-time incr.   REF ASG

A3556    Albano,N    Amber, Silver Alert-thru social media   REF ALP

A3557    Albano,N    Animal cruelty viol.-recover costs   REF AAN

A3558    Benson,D    Pediatric respite care prog lic. req.   REF ARP

A3559    Benson,D    Sch bus driv train-special need students   REF AED

A3560    Benson,D    Cord blood banking svcs.-tax deduct.   REF AHE

A3561    Ramos,R/O'Scanlon,D+5    Income tax refunds-via pre-pd debit card   REF AAP

A3562    Ramos,R/O'Scanlon,D+4    Prepaid debit card-standard disbursement   REF AAP

A3563    Mainor,C    Motor fuel dealer-concerns generator use   REF ATU

A3564    Kean,S/Rible,D    Streetlights-req. pub. util. to repair   REF ATU

A3565    Kean,S/Rible,D    Alt. power generation device-qual. grant   REF ATU

A3566    Angelini,M/Caride,M    Income tax-vol contrib Hurricane Sandy   REF AAP

A3567    Wolfe,D/McGuckin,G+1    Certificate of occupancy-concerns   REF AHO

A3568    Stender,L/Green,J    Voting ballots, returned-St. pay postage   REF ASG

A3569    Wimberly,B/Sumter,S    Sr. resid. dwellings-install generators   REF ATU

A3570    Green,J/Gusciora,R    Prop. Tax Lien Pilot Prog.-estab.   REF AHO

A3571    Singleton,T/Webber,J+1    St. aid to mun.-concerns additional   REF AHO

A3572    Singleton,T/Conaway,H    Lic. home inspector-background ck. req.   REF AHO

A3573    Vainieri Huttle,V    Devel. Disab. Awareness lic plate-estab.   REF ATR

A3574    Dancer,R    Prop.-depreciation after disaster   REF AHO

A3575    Wisniewski,J/O'Scanlon,D    Red light camera-lengthens yellow light   REF ATR

A3576    Burzichelli,J    Util bills, unpaid-modify interest rate   REF ARG

A3577    Burzichelli,J    Wineries-restrict alco. beverages   REF ALP

A3578    Ramos,R    Haz. air pollutants-concerns   REF AEN

A3580    Oliver,S/Greenwald,L    Workplace training prog-unemp recipients   REF ABU

A3581    Oliver,S/Barnes,P    Wages, failure to pay-concerns procedure   REF ABU

A3582    Mosquera,G    Garden St. Manuf. Jobs Act   REF ABU

ACR169    Rumana,S/Russo,D    Hurricane Sandy-govt pay essential asst.   REF AHS

ACR170    Conaway,H/Benson,D    Medicaid expansion prog.-Gov. support   REF AHE

AJR86    Cryan,J    Beach fees-proh incr. or imposing, 3 yrs   REF ATA

AJR87    Bucco,A.M.    Hypophosphatasia Awareness Wk-October   REF AHE

AJR88    Albano,N    Pregnancy Infant Loss Rememberance Mo.   REF AWC

AR120    DeAngelo,W    Shop Main Street-encourage resid.   REF ACE

AR121    Dancer,R    Community disaster loans-Cong. waive cap   REF AHS

AR122    Chivukula,U    Biodiesel fuel-Cong. enact tax credit   REF AEN

AR123    Chivukula,U    Diwali-observe as a sch. holiday   REF AED

AR124    Cryan,J    Resid. release prog.-conduct audit   REF ALP

AR125    DeAngelo,W    Hurricane Sandy-concerns finan. asst.   REF AFI

AR126    Spencer,L    Measure methane emissions-urge DEP study   REF AEN

AR127    Benson,D/Greenwald,L    Family Cord Blood Banking Act-Cong pass   REF AHE

AR128    McHose,A/Carroll,M+1    United Nations' Arms Trade Treaty-oppose   REF ASG

Bills Reported from Committee/Given 2nd Reading:

A1332    Greenwald,L/Singleton,T    Design-build contracts-estab. procedures   REP

A1570 Aca (1R)    Wisniewski,J/Green,J+4    New Home Fire Safety Act   REP/ACA

A1757 Aca (1R)    Prieto,V+1    Genetic counselor practice-revise scope   REP/ACA

A2419    Diegnan,P/Coughlin,C+6    Psychologists, cert.-prescribe meds.   REP

A2473    Rumpf,B/Gove,D    Mun. emerg mgmt coordinators-mayors appt   REP

A2753 Aca (1R)    Benson,D/DeAngelo,W+2    Energy tax receipts-pay directly to mun.   REP/ACA

A2913    Dancer,R/Burzichelli,J    Horsemen aid prog.-concerns   REP

A2914    Dancer,R/Burzichelli,J    Acct wagering sys-allow out-of-St wagers   REP

A3023 Aca (1R)    Giblin,T    Practicing psych, lic.-continuing ed req   REP/ACA

A3289 Aca (1R)    Fuentes,A/Coutinho,A    Social Impact Bond Act-estab.   REP/ACA

A3317 Aca (1R)    Green,J/Rible,D+2    Apartment registration-elim. duplication   REP/ACA

A3326 Aca (1R)    Burzichelli,J/O'Scanlon,D    Racing Comm.-elim. post-emp. restriction   REP/ACA

A3362 Aca (1R)    Schepisi,H/Vainieri Huttle,V+6    Mun. prop., cert.-exemp. sch. taxes   REP/ACA

ACR162    Quijano,A/DeAngelo,W    Companies bring jobs to US-tax incentive   REP

S555 Sca (1R)    Gill,N    Genetic counselor practice-revise scope   REP

S1536    Connors,C/Stack,B    Mun. emerg mgmt coordinators-mayors appt   REP

SCR90    Turner,S/Gill,N+1    Companies bring jobs to US-tax incentive   REP

Bills Transferred:

A2005    Singleton,T/Benson,D+2    Biotech bus.-prov. bus./income tax cred.   FROM ACE TO ABU

A2015    Singleton,T/Wagner,C+1    Innovation Inspiration Sch. Grant Prog.   FROM AED TO ABU

A3270    Riley,C/Wagner,C    Career exploration-develop report   FROM AED TO ABU

A3312    Burzichelli,J/Singleton,T+3    New Jobs for NJ Act   FROM ALA TO ABU

A3319    Burzichelli,J/Ramos,R    St depts-concerns cert fees   FROM ARG TO ABU

A3321    Burzichelli,J/Ramos,R    Admin Procedure Act-amends   FROM ARG TO ABU

ACR162    Quijano,A/DeAngelo,W    Companies bring jobs to US-tax incentive   FROM ALA TO ACE

Co-Sponsors Added:

A172   (Ramos,R; Wagner,C)    Foreclosured prop.-concerns maintenance

A759 Aa (1R)   (Mosquera,G)    Independent St. auth. memb.-disclosure

A1133 AcaAa (2R)   (Wagner,C; Eustace,T)    Vet. bus enterprise set-aside prog-auth.

A1892   (Johnson,G)    State Beach Task Force-creates

A3047   (Schroeder,R)    Children's Sudden Cardiac Events Act

A3064   (Benson,D)    Generators-req. cert. fac. be equipped

A3095   (Johnson,G)    Opioid Antidote and Overdose Prev. Act

A3312   (Eustace,T; Wagner,C)    New Jobs for NJ Act

A3371   (Caride,M)    Minor, change sexual orientation-concern

A3514   (Handlin,A)    Asst living resid-equip emerg generators

A3521   (Handlin)    Util. infrastructure-file pub. util maps 

A3550   (Handlin,A)    Sewage/sewage sludge-clarify types

A3552   (Handlin,A)    Disaster Victims' Bill of Rights 

A3561   (Eustace,T)    Income tax refunds-via pre-pd debit card 

A3567   (Handlin,A)    Certificate of occupancy-concerns

A3571   (Handlin,A)   St. aid to mun.-concerns additional

Co-Sponsors Withdrawn:

ACR160   (Wagner,C)    Casino at Meadowland Complex-allow temp.

Second Prime Sponsors Added:

A2015   (Wagner,C)    Innovation Inspiration Sch. Grant Prog.

A2913   (Burzichelli,J)    Horsemen aid prog.-concerns

A2914   (Burzichelli,J)    Acct wagering sys-allow out-of-St wagers

A3326 Aca (1R)   (O'Scanlon,D)    Racing Comm.-elim. post-emp. restriction

A3491   (Greenwald,L)    Special Olympics-vol contrib, tax return

Third Prime Sponsors Added:

A2005   (Eustace,T)    Biotech bus.-prov. bus./income tax cred.
A2015   (Wimberly,B)    Innovation Inspiration Sch. Grant Prog.
A3490   (O’Scanlon,D)    St. agencies-concerns cert. reports

Fourth Prime Sponsors Added:

A1177   (Jimenez,A)    Higher ed. and bus. partnerships-promote
A2005   (Chivukula,U)    Biotech bus.-prov. bus./income tax cred.
A2015   (Riley,C)    Innovation Inspiration Sch. Grant Prog.
A3015   (Stender,L)    PERS-concerns accidental disab. benf.

A3266   (Wagner,C)    2014 Super Bowl-permit temp casio gaming

A3267   (Wagner,C)    Hambletonian Race-temp. casino gaming

A3289 Aca (1R)   (Burzichelli,J)    Social Impact Bond Act-estab.

A3371   (Gusciora,R)    Minor, change sexual orientation-concern

A3467   (Lampitt,P)    Child luring-mand. imprisonment

ACR160   (Wagner,C)    Casino at Meadowland Complex-allow temp.

Fifth Prime Sponsors Added:

A3289 Aca (1R)   (Mosquera,G)    Social Impact Bond Act-estab.

A3312   (Coutinho,A)   New Jobs for NJ Act

A3371   (Burzichelli,J)    Minor, change sexual orientation-concern

AR118   (Bucco,A.M.)    Emerg. med. svcs-honors during Hurricane

Eighth Prime Sponsors Added:

AR119   (Bucco,A.M.)    Natl Guard-honors during Hurricane Sandy

Ninth Prime Sponsors Added:

A3255   (Wolfe,D)    Reliability, Storm Response Act of 2012

The Assembly adjourned at 2:25 P.M. on Friday, December 7, 2012 to meet again on Monday, December 10, 2012 (QUORUM, Committee Groups “C” and “D” scheduled to meet).

Bills Passed Both Houses/Sent To Governor:


Bills Signed Into Law Since Last Session (12/3/2012):

P.L.2012, c.68.   S327    Whelan,J/Addiego,D+3    12/3/2012    Higher ed. food donations-prov. immunity  

P.L.2012, c.69.   S599 ScsSa (SCS/1R)    Beck,J/Sweeney,S+7    12/3/2012    Tara's Law-community care resid. abuse  

P.L.2012, c.70.   S2156 Sca (1R)    Lesniak,R/Green,J+3    12/3/2012    Resid prop, abandoned-concerns mortgages