for March 6, 2003

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Vol. XV No. 13 210th Legislature Second Annual Session


The Senate did not meet. The Senate will meet on Monday, March 10, 2003 (QUORUM, Committee Groups "1" and "2" scheduled to meet).


Bills Introduced:

A3406 Van Drew,J Fair Market Drug Pricing Act REF AHH

A3407 Stanley,C Co. prosecutors-concerns powers REF AJU

A3408 Diegnan,P/Egan,J+3 Loc. contracting unit-permit flexibility REF AHO

A3409 Heck,R/Malone,J+9 Cabinet off's limo-restricts expenditure REF AAP

A3410 Cohen,N Terrorism-clarifies crime of soliciting REF AHS

A3411 Pennacchio,J/Bramnick,J+2 Sch. bd emp., bus driv.-background check REF AED

A3412 Cohen,N/Farragher,C Sexual abuse cases-limitations statute REF AJU

A3413 McKeon,J/Gusciora,R Wetlands, freshwater-concerns reg. REF AEN

A3414 O'Toole,K Drinking water-reevaluate for arsenic REF AEN

A3415 Bodine,F/Connors,C Domestic security preparedness-website REF AHS

A3416 Pennacchio,J/DeCroce,A Homeless children-concerns ed. REF AED

A3417 Wolfe,D/Kean,S+24 Sept. 11 Memor. Bridge-Rt. No. 70 bridge REF ATR

A3418 Ahearn,M Runoff voting-permits use REF ASG

A3419 Doria,J/Friscia,A+15 Sch. emp.-concern collective negotiation REF ALA

A3420 Guear,G/Barnes,P Pellet guns, cert.-proh sale/possession REF ALP

A3421 Burzichelli,J/Fisher,D Salem City Sch. Dist.-Abbott dist status REF AED

A3422 O'Toole,K Emerg. warning lights, sirens-concerns REF ALP

A3423 Greenwald,L/Impreveduto,A+2 Film Production Asst. Prog.-estab. REF ARP

A3424 Watson Coleman,B Higher ed. faculty, cert.-purch. SHBP REF ASG

A3425 Wisniewski,J Constr. standards-concerns REF AEN

A3426 Steele,A/Hackett,M+1 Video voyeurism-creates crime REF ALP

A3427 Friscia,A Disab. person, unattended in mv-penal REF AHH

A3428 Burzichelli,J Prescribed drugs, cert.-concerne coverag REF AHH

A3429 Asselta,N Southern St.-replace/remove beds;$25M REF ALP

A3430 Pou,N/Steele,A Child devel. assessments-concerns REF AED

A3431 Blee,F/Wolfe,D Sch. personnel, cert.-liab. immunity REF AED

A3432 Weinberg,L/Johnson,G Meadowlands Complex-concerns devel. proj REF AHO

A3433 Ahearn,M Electronic voting sys.-concerns REF ASG

AR262 Diegnan,P/Barnes,P+4 Blood banks-test, blood-borne pathogens REF AHH

AR263 Kean,S/Cryan,J Finucane, Patrick-UK investigate murder REF ASG

AR264 Munoz,E Autism Awareness Mo.-desig. April, 2003 REF AHH

AR265 Weinberg,L/Johnson,G+4 Autism Awareness Mo.-desig. April, 2003 REF AHH

Bills Reported from Committee/Given 2nd Reading:

A685 Weinberg,L/Sarlo,P+2 Child support-req past cert. age, disab. REP

A2868 Aca (1R) Barnes,P/Previte,M+18 CDS-concerns penal. REP/ACA

A2967 Aca (1R) Wisniewski,J/Johnson,G+8 St. constr. contracts-concerns REP/ACA

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

A3008 Greenstein,L Superior Ct.-concerns cert. fees REP

A3114 Aca (1R) Bodine,F/Chatzidakis,L Sch. pupils-concerns self-admin. meds REP/ACA

A3174 Aca (1R) Smith,R/Greenwald,L Haz. discharge sites, cert.-concerns REP/ACA

A3178 Roberts,J/Burzichelli,J Finan. svc. firms-adopt cert. practices REP

A3215 Aca (1R) Guear,G/Greenstein,L+4 Nonprofit org-proh disclosing cert info REP/ACA

A3265 Aca (1R) Previte,M/Doria,J Juv. detention ctrs-concerns course cred REP/ACA

A3309 Doria,J Sch. bd. memb.-concerns term of office REP

A3314 Aca (1R) Smith,R/Greenstein,L Radon testing at nonpub. sch.-concerns REP/ACA

A3326 Smith,R/Corodemus,S+4 Freedom to Fish Act REP

A3358 Smith,R/Fisher,D Organic farming-concerns REP

A3362 Sarlo,P/Doria,J Charter sch. admin. & trustees-concerns REP

A3385 Doria,J/Perez-Cinciarelli,E+8 Deferred comp plans, sch bd emp-allows REP

A3390 Aca (1R) Guear,G/Quigley,J Interoperable Communications Act-estab. REP/ACA

A3397 Greenstein,L/Burzichelli,J Subversion of pub. resources-crime REP

A3405 Aca (1R) Roberts,J Del. Riv. Port Auth-elig emp enroll PERS REP/ACA

A3410/2936 Acs (ACS) Cohen,N Terrorism-clarifies crime of soliciting REP/ACS

A3413 McKeon,J/Gusciora,R Wetlands, freshwater-concerns reg. REP

AJR31 Cohen,N+2 Revoke JR, w/draw ratification-14 Amend REP

AJR57 Aca (1R) Stanley,C/Doria,J+9 Study Attendance in Pub. Sch. Task Force REP/ACA

AR199 Aca (1R) Vandervalk,C/Conaway,H Peanut-free cafeteria areas-estab. REP/ACA

AR220 Kean,S/Previte,M Amer. prisoners of war-honors REP

AR244 Bateman,C/Biondi,P Make-A-Wish Mo.-desig. April, 2003 REP

AR246 Chatzidakis,L/Bodine,F+3 Soldiers/Sailors Civil Relief-concerns REP

AR253 Conners,J/Smith,R Rutgers-commends, save NJ mil. bases REP

AR254 Conners,J/Previte,M Natl. Guard-Cong. prov. critical funding REP

S2071 Scs (SCS) Palaia,J+2 Terrorism-clarifies crime of soliciting REP

SJR16 Lance,L/Gill,N+3 Revoke JR, w/draw ratification-14 Amend REP

Bills Reported Referred/AAP:

A2905 Acs (ACS) Greenstein,L/Merkt,R+1 Wills and estates-revises REP/ACS REF AAP

A3287/3024 Acs (ACS) Gusciora,R Underground storage tank finan-concerns REP/ACS REF AAP

A3345 Stender,L/Cohen,N+1 PFRS memb., cert.-death, disab. benf. REP REF AAP

A3347 Aca (1R) Doherty,M/Smith,R+22 Heating oil tanks, home-cleanup leaks REP/ACA REF AAP

ACR153/121 Acs (ACS) Gusciora,R/Cohen,N Haz. substance discharge-auth. grants REP/ACS REF AAP

S1948 ScsAca (SCS/1R) McNamara,H/Suliga,J+3 Underground storage tank finan-concerns REP/ACA REF AAP

Bills Transferred:

A235 Barnes,P+1 Adoption expenses-income tax deduct. FROM AHH TO AFW

Bills Combined:

A2936 Bodine,F/Cohen,N Terrorist org.-recruiting memb., crime COMB/W A3410

A3024 Russo,D/O'Toole,K Underground storage tank finan-concerns COMB/W A3287

ACR121 Corodemus,S Haz. discharge cleanup-concerns COMB/W ACR153

Co-Sponsors Added:

A2578 (Diegnan,P)

A3156 (Johnson,G)

A3282 Aca (1R) (Arnone,M)

A3289 (Guear,G)

A3308 (Arnone,M)

A3345 (Asselta,N)

A3417 (DeCroce,A)

ACR151 (Kean,S)

Prime Sponsors Withdrawn:

A237 (Barnes,P)

Second Prime Sponsors Added:

A2062 (Blee,F)

A3323 (Diegnan,P)

Third Prime Sponsors Added:

A3178 (Sarlo,P)

The Assembly Speaker has made the following appointments:

*Effective March 4, 2003

Assembly Budget Committee:

Assemblywoman Clare Farragher (12), to replace Assemblyman Thomas Kean, Jr. (21).

Assembly Health and Human Services Committee:

Assemblyman Sean Kean (11), to replace Assemblyman Samuel Thompson (13).

Assembly Telecommunications and Utilities Committee:

Assemblywoman Alison Littell McHose (24), to replace Assemblywoman Clare Farragher (12).

Assembly Consumer Affairs Committee:

Assemblyman Jon Bramnick (21), to replace Assemblyman Michael Arnone (12).

Assembly Military and Veteran's Affairs Committee:

Assemblyman Ronald Dancer (30), to replace Assemblyman Joseph Azzolina (13).

Assembly Senior Issues Committee:

Assemblyman Sean Kean (11) and Assemblywoman Alison Littell McHose (24), to replace Assemblyman Tom Smith (11) and Assemblyman Melvin Cottrell (30).

Assembly Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee:

Assemblyman Ronald Dancer (30), to replace Assemblyman George Geist (4).

Assembly Education Committee:

Assemblyman Joseph Malone (30), to replace Assemblyman E. Scott Garrett (24).

Assembly Family, Women and Children's Services Committee:

Assemblyman Samuel Thompson (13), to replace Assemblyman Melvin Cottrell (30).

Assembly State Government Committee:

Assemblyman George Geist (4), to replace Assemblyman Tom Kean, Jr. (21).

Note to the March 3, 2003 Legislative Digest:

Bills Reported Referred/AAP:

A3393/2439 Acs (ACS) Gusciora,R/McKeon,J Calif. Low Emission Veh. prog.-Phase II REP/ACS REF AAP *NOT* REP

The Assembly adjourned at 6:25 P.M. to meet on Monday, March 10, 2003 (QUORUM, Committee Groups "A" and "B" scheduled to meet).

Bills Passed Both Houses/Sent To Governor:


Bills Signed Into Law Since Last Session (3/3/03):