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Vol. XVIII No. 2 212th Legislature First Annual Session


Nominations Advise and Consent:


Nina Mitchell Wells, of Livingston.

Nominations Received and Referred to SJU:


Roberto Alcazar, of Elizabeth.


Zulima V. Farber, of North Bergen.


Lisa P. Jackson, of East Windsor.


Kevin M. Ryan, of Fair Haven.


Susan Bass Levin, of Cherry Hill.


Ronald K. Chen, of Berkeley Heights.


Nina Mitchell Wells, of Livingston.


Bradley I. Abelow, of New York.

Nominations Reported from Committee:


Nina Mitchell Wells, of Livingston.

Bills Introduced:

S837 Bark,M Dam repair and reconstruction;$50M REF SEN

S838 Bark,M Pinelands Institute for Natural Studies REF SED

S839 Bark,M Forest Health Advis. Council-estab. REF SEG

S840 Bark,M Wind farm fac.-concerns REF SEN

S841 Bark,M Devel. review applications-concerns fees REF SEN

S842 Bark,M Wind easements-estab. REF SEN

S843 Bark,M St. bldgs.-concerns energy standards REF SEG

S844 Bark,M High-Hazard Potential dams-concerns REF SEN

S845 Bark,M Recycled paper-revise St. purch. mandate REF SEN

Bills Introduced (cont'd):

S846 Bark,M St pharmaceutical assist prog-concerns REF SHH

S847 Bark,M Med. malpractice liab.-concerns REF SCM

S848 Bark,M Basic generation svc.-concerns REF SEG

S849 Bark,M Global war on terror vets-cert. benf. REF SSG

S850 Bark,M PAAD elig.-excl. vet. entitlements REF SHH

S851 Bark,M PAAD-extends elig., cert. disab. persons REF SHH

S852 Bark,M Hosp. Tech. Task Force-estab. REF SHH

S853 Bark,M Ambulatory care fac.-repeals assessment REF SHH

S854 Bark,M Nonpub. sch. pupil transp.-concerns REF SED

S855 Bark,M Sch. day extension-concerns REF SED

S856 Bark,M Students studying abroad-info on crimes REF SED

S857 Bark,M Sch. pupils-concerns self-admin. meds REF SED

S858 Bark,M Sch dist budget reduction appeal-concern REF SED

S859 Bark,M Place of worship-penal. for crimes w/in REF SJU

S860 Bark,M Energy conserv. patent income-tax excl. REF SEN

S861 Bark,M Retire The Debt Acct.-creates REF SBA

S862 Bark,M St. Auditor-concerns cert. audits REF SSG

S863 Bark,M Emerg. bldg. inspectors-concerns REF SCU

S864 Bark,M Mun. consolidation-concerns REF SED

S865 Bark,M Sr. cit., disab.-util. auth. svc. fee REF SCU

S866 Bark,M Alt electrical energy-concern production REF SEG

S867 Bark,M At Home Downtown prog.-creates REF SCU

S868 Bark,M Regional Efficiency Aid Prog.-concerns REF SCU

S869 Ciesla,A Retir. income-incr income tax exclusions REF SBA

S870 Ciesla,A Homestead Rebate-incr. income elig. REF SBA

S871 Ciesla,A Dogs-concerns sale REF SEG

S872 Ciesla,A Kennel overcrowding-reg. to proh. REF SEG

S873 Ciesla,A Sargassum, wild-proh. harvesting or sale REF SEN

S874 Ciesla,A Realty transfer fee-clarifies law REF SBA

S875 Ciesla,A Coastal Dredge Disposal Alt. Task Force REF SEN

S876 Bark,M Abbott dist.-concerns spending REF SED

S877 Kean,T Walter Gilbert Alexander-plaque of honor REF SSG

S878 Rice,R Special law enforcement off.-firearms REF SLP

S879 Rice,R Pub access, cert govt records-concerns REF SCU

S880 Inverso,P Fuel cell-powered veh.-concerns REF STR

S881 Inverso,P Veh. for the Future Study Comm.-creates REF SEN

S882 Inverso,P Aircraft operation-concerns REF SLP

S883 Inverso,P Rte. 92 Freeway extension-repeal auth. REF STR

S884 Inverso,P Hwy. prop. devel.-concerns impact REF STR

S885 Inverso,P Fuel cell-powered equip.-concerns REF SSG

S886 Bucco,A Court Appointed Special Advocates-$100K REF SJU

S888 Bucco,A Water Supply, 21st Century Task Force REF SEN

S889 Bucco,A Lake Hopatcong Comm.;$1.5M REF SEN

S890 Bucco,A Vet's monument, Roxbury Twp-restore;$10K REF SLP

S891 Bucco,A Toxic Mold Prot. Act of 2004 REF SCU

S892 Bucco,A Income tax cred.-allows one-time REF SBA

S893 Bucco,A Emp. health benf.-calculate bus tax alt REF SCM

S894 Bucco,A Child prot svcs investigation pilot prog REF SHH

S895 Bucco,A Adoption expenses-income tax deduct. REF SHH

S896 Bucco,A Post-Viability Prot. Act REF SJU

S897 Bucco,A Hearing Aid Asst. Prog.-incr. allowance REF SHH

S898 Bucco,A Devel. Disab Care Contrib Rate Appeal Bd REF SHH

S899 Bucco,A Grace's Law-child hearing aids coverage REF SCM

S900 Bucco,A Child offense, failure to report-crime REF SJU

S901 Bucco,A Domestic viol.-incr. civil penal REF SJU

S902 Bucco,A Sch. dist.-estab. emerg./crises plan REF SED

S903 Bucco,A Holocaust Ed. Comm-monitor internet info REF SED

S904 Bucco,A Handicapped pupils transp-req. training REF SED

S905 Inverso,P Crim sexual contact-estab mand min term REF SLP

S906 Bucco,A Juv. records-concerns REF SJU

S907 Bucco,A Arson offense, cert.-third degree crime REF SJU

S908 Bucco,A Domestic Security Planning Group-memb. REF SLP

S909 Bucco,A Crime victims-concerns rights REF SJU

S910 Bucco,A Terrorism, report related crime-immunity REF SJU

S911 Bucco,A Higher ed. governing bds.-concerns REF SED

S912 Bucco,A Charter sch. fac.-estab. St. aid prog. REF SED

S913 Bucco,A Sch. dist. regionalization-pilot prog. REF SED

S914 Bucco,A Estate tax-recoupling of the computation REF SBA

S915 Bucco,A Helmets, recreational safety-exemp tax REF SBA

S916 Bucco,A Motor fuels tax refund-recreational boat REF STR

S917 Bucco,A Substance abuse treatment-insur coverage REF SHH

Bills Introduced (cont'd):

S918 Bucco,A Diabetic students-sch emp. training req. REF SED

S919 Bucco,A Hosp. Infection Reporting Act REF SHH

S920 Bucco,A Managed care plans-pymt. of svcs. REF SCM

S921 Bucco,A Sunrise House Foundation, Inc.;$75K REF SHH

S922 Bucco,A Community Hope, Inc.;$50K REF SHH

S923 Bucco,A Prosthetic appliances-health insur cover REF SCM

S924 Bucco,A Psych. hosp. closing-Leg. to void REF SHH

S925 Bucco,A Bone marrow donation-concerns REF SHH

S926 Bucco,A Fire detection equip.-exempt sales taxes REF SCM

S927 Bucco,A Co., mun. veh.-concerns sale REF SCU

S928 Bucco,A ASPIRA;$500K REF SCU

S929 Bucco,A Vol., cert. org.-crim. hist. check fee REF SLP

S930 Bucco,A Smoke detector prog.-estab. in DCA REF SCU

S931 Bucco,A Homestead prop. tax reimb.-elig. REF SCU

S932 Bucco,A Mun. receiving St. aid-concerns qual. REF SCU

S933 Bucco,A Org. For Hispanic Affairs;$50K REF SCU

S934 Bucco,A Resid. id cards-auth. issuance REF SLP

S935 Bucco,A Corp. bus tax-concerns subchapter S corp REF SBA

S936 Bucco,A High efficiency home heat equip.-concern REF SEG

S937 Kyrillos,J Bus. emp. incentives, cert.-allows REF SEG

S938 Inverso,P WWII Vet. Memor. Fd.-voluntary contrib. REF SLP

S939 Ciesla,A Homestead Sch. Prop. Tax Reimb. Act REF SCU

S940 Singer,R Sch. bd. emp.-NJEA convention REF SED

S941 Singer,R Sch. bd. emp.-mil. svc. cred. REF SED

S942 Singer,R Long-term care fac.-concerns REF SHH

S943 Singer,R Petting zoos-estab. sanitation req. REF SEG

S944 Singer,R Firemen-clarify tenure protections REF SSG

S945 Singer,R Common interest communities-disputes REF SCU

S946 Singer,R Emerg. response veh.-red lights/sirens REF SLP

S947 Ciesla,A Pharmaceutical Research/Combat Alco. Fd. REF SHH

S948 Gill,N Equity in Ed. Prog. Act REF SED

S949 Gill,N Interst. Insur Product Reg Compact-estab REF SCM

S950 Gill,N MRI svcs.-concerns providers REF SHH

S951 Gill,N Electricians-concerns qual. journeymen REF SCM

S952 Gill,N MV recovery-concerns fee schedules REF SCM

S953 Gill,N Overdraft fees-finan. instit to disclose REF SCM

S954 Gill,N Sci. and Tech. Comm.-investment returns REF SEG

S955 Gill,N Tech. Bus. Incubator Prog Asst Fd-estab. REF SEG

S956 Gill,N Tsunami relief, Southeast Asia;$1M REF SBA

S957 Gill,N Disab. vet.-concerns prop. tax exemp. REF SCU

S958 Gill,N Eviction proceedings-concerns REF SCU

S959 Gill,N Driv. lic. renewal-persons 70 and older REF STR

S960 Buono,B Alternative fueled veh.-concerns purch. REF SEN

S961 Buono,B Child care fac.-corp. bus. tax cred. REF SHH

S962 Buono,B Child care expenses-income tax cred. REF SHH

S963 Buono,B St. rev. estimating-concerns REF SBA

S964 Buono,B Emerg. svcs vol, paid leave-bus tax cred REF SLP

S965 Buono,B Good driv. w/same insur.-10% disc. REF SCM

S966 Buono,B Defibrillators, sr. cit. ctrs-grant prog REF SHH

S967 Buono,B Primary stroke ctr. req.-concerns REF SHH

S968 Buono,B Alco. Ed, Rehab. & Enforce. Fd.-incr. fd REF SHH

S969 Smith,B/Martin,R Water resources & water qual.-concerns REF SEN

S970 Lance,L Suppl. comp., cert.-limits upon retir. REF SCU

S971 Lance,L Prof. licensed engineers-concerns REF SCU

S972 Lance,L Develop. impact fees-auth mun assessment REF SCU

S973 Lance,L Airport expansion-approval procedure REF STR

S974 Lance,L Obligation proceeds-competitive bidding REF SSG

S975 Lance,L Land appraisals-incl. farmland preserv. REF SEN

S976 Lance,L/Bucco,A+4 Highlands Region-concerns cert. constr REF SEN

S977 Lance,L Adoption expenses-income tax cred. REF SHH

S978 Lance,L Transfer inheritance tax-phases out REF SBA

S979 Lance,L Students w/conflict of conscience-excuse REF SED

S980 Lance,L Obscene materials, pub sch-concerns REF SED

S981 Lance,L Pupil concentration rates, cert.-concern REF SED

S982 Lance,L/Turner,S Rt. 31 Purple Heart Memor. Hwy.-desig. REF STR

S983 Lance,L Truck ban-extend to 96-inch wide trucks REF STR

S984 Bark,M Fire drills during summer sch.-concerns REF SED

S985 Bark,M Sex discrim. in wage pymt.-concerns REF SLA

S986 Bark,M TPAF enrollment-incr. elig. comp. level REF SSG

S987 Buono,B Disab. person, unattended in mv-penal REF SHH

S988 Buono,B Higher ed. instit.-concerns St. aid REF SED

Bills Introduced (cont'd):

S989 Buono,B Safe Sch., Communities Viol. Prev.;$5.1M REF SED

S990 Buono,B Pupil transp. svc. contracts-concerns REF SED

S991 Buono,B Pub. sch.-not in session, cert. election REF SED

S992 Buono,B Sick leave-extends definition REF SED

S993 Buono,B Harassment prev., pub. sch.-concerns REF SED

S994 Buono,B Sch. buses, newly-manuf.-equip w/sensors REF SED

S995 Buono,B Sch. transp.-pupils on haz. rts. REF SED

S996 Buono,B MV manuf.-concerns disclosures REF SCM

S997 Buono,B Accident reports-concerns REF STR

S998 Buono,B Sch. bus safety-concerns REF SED

S999 Buono,B MV viol. in sch. zone-double fines REF STR

S1000 Buono,B Fred's Law-concerns mv accident REF SLP

S1001 Buono,B POW lic. plates-redesigns REF STR

S1002 Sweeney,S Grievance arbitration clauses-concerns REF SLA

S1003 Sweeney,S Off. killed on duty-pay funeral expenses REF SLP

S1004 Sweeney,S MV right-of-way viol.-estab. addl. penal REF SLP

S1005 Sweeney,S Workers comp.-concerns suppl. benf. REF SLA

S1006 Sweeney,S Petroleum refinery equip-prop tax assess REF SEG

S1007 Sweeney,S Fire insur. policy-concerns exclusions REF SCM

S1008 Sweeney,S Pymts. in lieu of taxes-concerns sharing REF SCU

S1009 Sweeney,S Loc. pub. contracts, cert.-concerns REF SCU

S1010 Sweeney,S UEZ, Salem City-create REF SEG

S1011 Sweeney,S Energy, utility svc. sales-concerns REF SEG

S1012 Sweeney,S Community Health Law Proj.-estab. rev. REF SCU

S1013 Sweeney,S Journeyman electricians-concerns REF SLA

S1014 Sweeney,S Parents-concerns safety pamphlet REF SHH

S1015 Sweeney,S Physician's off., cert.-concerns REF SHH

S1016 Sweeney,S Anabolic androgenic steroids-proh, minor REF SHH

S1017 Sweeney,S Foster parent, DYFS caseworker-drug test REF SHH

S1018 Sweeney,S Sch. buses, cert.-extends life REF SED

S1019 Sweeney,S Minority Teacher Recruitment Off.-estab. REF SED

S1020 Sweeney,S Pub. contracts-concerns REF SCU

S1021 Sweeney,S Emp. rest & meal breaks-concerns REF SLA

S1022 Sweeney,S Taxicab law-revises REF STR

S1023 Sweeney,S Corp. bus. tax-concerns REF SBA

S1024 Sweeney,S Pub. fd. investment in Delaware-concerns REF SSG

S1025 Sweeney,S Computer software-impose sales tax REF SBA

S1026 Sweeney,S Cats and dogs-concerns sterilization REF SEG

S1027 Sweeney,S Natural resources-concerns damage pymt. REF SEN

S1028 Sweeney,S Industrial solid waste landfills-concern REF SEN

S1029 Sweeney,S Deer hunting w/bow & arrow-auth. Sundays REF SEN

S1030 Sweeney,S Vol. assn.-pub. sch. dist. participation REF SED

S1031 Weinberg,L/Vitale,J Nonprofit agencies-working capital fd. REF SHH

S1032 Bucco,A Defibrillator training-police/fire off. REF SLP

S1033 Bucco,A MV fines, cert.-revises REF STR

S1034 Bucco,A Car Watch prog.-estab. REF SLP

S1035 Bucco,A Vol. firefighter-prov. time off for fire REF SLP

S1036 Bucco,A Urban search & rescue teams-$500K REF SLP

S1037 Bucco,A Juv detention off., co.-police powers REF SLP

S1038 Bucco,A Firefighter cert.-concerns REF SLP

S1039 Bucco,A Obscene material-concerns use of mv REF SLP

S1040 Bucco,A Firefighters-mandates basic training REF SLP

S1041 Bucco,A MV documents-concerns REF STR

S1042 Bucco,A William's Law; pertains to pool safety REF SCU

S1043 Lance,L Handicapped parking-concerns REF STR

S1044 Lance,L Child porn-upgrades crime REF SLP

S1045 Lance,L Vol fire companies-exemp charitable fees REF SCM

S1046 Vitale,J Ambulatory care fac.-concerns REF SHH

S1047 Vitale,J Devel. Disab. Div. fac.-concerns REF SHH

S1048 Vitale,J Income tax-concerns special contrib. REF SCM

S1049 Kyrillos,J Fort Monmouth Redevel. Auth.-creates REF SEG

SCR44 Bark,M Cig. Tax Act-dedicate rev., anti-smoking REF SHH

SCR45 Bark,M Sr., disab. prop. tax deduct.-incr. REF SCU

SCR46 Bark,M Sr. cit.-reduce loc. sch. prop. taxes REF SED

SCR47 Bark,M Statutes-Loc. Mandate Council examine REF SCU

SCR48 Bucco,A Court fac. construction-St. assume debt. REF SJU

SCR49 Bucco,A Prop. tax deduct.-cert resid. REF SCU

SCR50 Kyrillos,J Transp sys-dedicate motor fuel tax rev REF STR

SCR51 Kyrillos,J Thorough & Efficient Ed. Council-estab REF SED

SCR52 Singer,R Vet. prop. tax deduction-extend elig. REF SLP

SCR53 Singer,R Enhanced Community Option waiver-concern REF SHH

Bills Introduced (cont'd):

SCR54 Singer,R Clean Ocean Zone leg.-Congress enact REF SEN

SCR55 Singer,R Sr/disab prop tax deduct-incr elig limit REF SCU

SCR56 Gill,N Vet, non-wartime-annual prop tax deduct REF SCU

SCR57 Sweeney,S Community Svc. Block Grant Prog.-fd. REF SCU

SJR16 Bark,M Mitochondrial Disease Awareness Wk-desig REF SHH

SJR17 Bark,M Anne Frank-honors her life REF SSG

SJR18 Singer,R Leukemia Lymphoma Awareness Mo.-Sept. REF SHH

SR20 Singer,R St. of Israel bonds-commends investment REF SSG

SR21 Buono,B Hybrid veh.-desig. alt. fuel veh. REF SEN

SR22 Lance,L Telecommunications-repeal fed excise tax REF SEG

SR23 Weinberg,L/Vitale,J Rights of the Child-ratify convention REF SHH

SR24 Sweeney,S Delaware Coastal Zone Act-amend REF SEN

Bills Withdrawn From The Files:

S77 Kean,T/Karcher,E+3 World Trade Ctr. Scholarship Fd-contrib. FROM SED

S204 Allen,D/Vitale,J+1 Homeless prog.;$1M FROM SHH

S256 Kean,T+2 Exec. Comm. on Ethical Standards-memb. FROM SSG

S277 Sarlo,P/Lesniak,R+2 Prof. football training fac.-estab. FROM SEG

S446 Rice,R/Turner,S Abbott dist. sch. fac. proj.;$2B FROM SED

S514 Littell,R/Buono,B+1 Natl. Guard-concerns tuition benf. FROM SED

S515 Littell,R/Martin,R Punitive damages-concerns FROM SJU

S518 Littell,R Wildcat Rock Shelter brook-concerns name FROM SEN

S660 Bryant,W/Kenny,B St. col., univ. contracts-concerns FROM SED

Co-Sponsors Added:

S976 (Bark,M; Kavanaugh,W; Littell,R; McNamara,H) Highlands Region-concerns cert. constr

Co-Prime Sponsors Added:

SR14 (Gormley,W) Solid Waste Env Reg Clarification RR Act

The Senate President has made the following appointments:

*Effective January 17, 2006

Standing Reference Committee:


Senator Joseph Doria (31), to replace Senator Nicholas Scutari (32).


Senator Nicholas Scutari (32), to replace Senator Loretta Weinberg (37).

The Senate President has made the following re-appointment:

*Effective January 17, 2006

Advisory Council to the Juvenile Justice Commission:

Laurie Griffa, of Montclair.

The Senate adjourned at 5:22 P.M. to meet again at a date and time to be announced.


Bills Introduced:

A2026 Dancer,R Sch. crossing guard, traffic reg-concern REF ATR

A2027 Dancer,R Chemical fac. inspector-background check REF AEN

A2028 Dancer,R Combat Action Ribbon-auth. lic. plate REF ATR

A2029 Dancer,R Long-term care fac.-concerns REF AHE

A2030 Dancer,R Common interest communities-disputes REF AHO

A2031 Dancer,R Community redevel.-concerns REF AHO

A2032 Dancer,R Horseflesh for human consumption-proh. REF AAN

A2033 Dancer,R Open space-prov. vol. income tax contrib REF AAN

A2034 Dancer,R Jersey Fresh-concerns sale along GSP REF AAN

A2035 Dancer,R Water diverted for agric.-concerns REF AAN

A2036 Dancer,R Grave site thefts-concerns REF AJU

A2037 Bodine,F St. Auditor-concerns cert. audits REF ASG

A2038 Chatzidakis,L Pinelands Instit, Nat./Env Studies-estab REF AEN

A2039 Chatzidakis,L St. bldgs.-concerns energy standards REF AEN

A2040 Gregg,G Pre-packaged goods-concern slack-filling REF ACO

A2041 Gregg,G Radon testers cert.-concern fees REF AEN

A2042 Gregg,G Env. Performance Track Prog.-tax cred. REF AEN

A2043 Gregg,G Export Promotion Tax Cred. Act REF ACE

A2044 Gregg,G Bus. owners, cert-deduct pension contrib REF ACE

A2045 Gregg,G Dependent care asst., excl.-certain REF AMV

A2046 Gregg,G Manuf. home-revise definition REF AHO

A2047 Gregg,G Better Ed. Savings Trust-concerns REF AED

A2048 Gregg,G Co. coll.-concerns cert. study prog. REF AHI

A2049 Gregg,G Spruce Run Creek, Hunterdon Co.;$3.4M REF AEN

A2050 Oliver,S Dogs-concerns licensing REF AAN

A2051 Burzichelli,J Vol. assn.-pub. sch. dist. participation REF AED

A2052 Conaway,H Nursing staff, health care fac.-concerns REF AHE

A2053 Conaway,H/Conners,J Willingboro Sch. Dist.;$8M REF AED

ACR110 Chatzidakis,L Lame-duck period-concerns rev incr REF AAP

ACR111 Bodine,F St. transp. sys.-motor fuels tax revenue REF ATR

ACR112 Bodine,F Statutes-Loc. Mandate Council examine REF AHO

ACR113 Bodine,F Sr. cit. prop. tax-mun. place limit REF AHE

ACR114 Dancer,R Debt Limitation Clause-voter approval REF ASG

AJR74 Bodine,F Smart Hwy. Study Comm.-creates REF ATR

AJR75 Bodine,F Anne Frank-honors her life REF AED

AR88 Chatzidakis,L US mil. serving overseas-express support REF AMV

Co-Sponsors Added:

A454 (Manzo,L; Barnes,P; Prieto,V; Fisher,D; Scalera,F; Oliver,S; Cruz-Perez,N; Quigley,J; Panter,M; Steele,A; Van Drew,J;

Chivukula,U; McKeon,J; Wisniewski,J; Gordon,R) Textbook purchases-income tax credit

A456 (Scalera,F; Chivukula,U; Voss,J; Prieto,V; Green,J; Barnes,P; Connors,C; Conaway,H; Diegnan,P; Panter,M; McKeon,J;

Wisniewski,J; Oliver,S; Payne,W; Stack,B; Manzo,L) Sex off.-concerns

A1021 (Schaer,G) Meadowlands Conserv. Trust-tax contrib.

A1488 (Handlin,A) Camp. contrib.-concerns

A1551 (Schaer,G) Intergovt. transfer prog.-concerns

The Assembly Speaker has made the following committee assignments:

(Only Chair Assignments available at this time)


Budget (ABU)

Louis D. Greenwald (6) Chair

William D. Payne (29) Vice-Chair

The Assembly Speaker has made the following committee assignments (cont'd):

GROUP A (cont'd)

Consumer Affairs (ACO)

Nilsa Cruz-Perez (5) Chair

Reed Gusciora (15) Vice-Chair

Financial Institutions and Insurance (AFI)

Neil M. Cohen (20) Chair

Michael J. Panter (12) Vice-Chair

Health and Senior Services (AHE)

Herb Conaway, Jr. (7) Chair

Joan M. Quigley (32) Vice-Chair

Higher Education (AHI)

Patrick J. Diegnan, Jr. (18) Chair

Pamela R. Lampitt (6) Vice-Chair

Telecommunications and Utilities (ATU)

Upendra J. Chivukula (17) Chair

Vincent Prieto (32) Vice-Chair


Appropriations (AAP)

Nellie Pou (35) Chair

Joseph Cryan (20) Vice-Chair

Commerce and Economic Development (ACE)

John J. Burzichelli (3) Chair

Joseph Vas (19) Vice-Chair

Housing and Local Government (AHO)

Jerry Green (22) Chair

Frederick Scalera (36) Vice-Chair

Law and Public Safety (ALP)

Peter J. Barnes, Jr. (18) Chair

Gordon M. Johnson (37) Vice-Chair

Regulated Professions and Independent Authorities (ARP)

Wilfredo Caraballo (29) Chair

Brian P. Stack (33) Vice-Chair

The Assembly Speaker has made the following committee assignments (cont'd):

GROUP B (cont'd)

Tourism and Gaming (ATG)

Jeff Van Drew (1) Chair

Jim Whelan (2) Vice-Chair


Judiciary (AJU)

Linda R. Greenstein (14) Chair

Reed Gusciora (15) Vice-Chair

Labor (ALA)

Joseph V. Egan (17) Chair

Jeff Van Drew (1) Vice-Chair

Military and Veterans' Affairs (AMV)

Jack Conners (7) Chair

Nilsa Cruz-Perez (5) Vice-Chair

Regulatory Oversight (ARO)

William D. Payne (29) Chair

Alfred E. Steele (35) Vice-Chair

Transportation and Public Works (ATR)

John S. Wisniewski (19) Chair

Linda Stender (22) Vice-Chair


Agriculture and Natural Resources (AAN)

Douglas H. Fisher (3) Chair

Nelson T. Albano (1) Vice-Chair

Education (AED)

Craig A. Stanley (28) Chair

Joan M. Voss (38) Vice-Chair

Environment and Solid Waste (AEN)

John F. McKeon (27) Chair

Robert M. Gordon (38) Vice-Chair

Homeland Security and State Preparedness (AHS)

Joan M. Quigley (32) Chair

Frederick Scalera (36) Vice-Chair

The Assembly Speaker has made the following committee assignments (cont'd):

GROUP D (cont'd)

Human Services (AHU)

Joseph Cryan (20) Chair

Sheila Y. Oliver (34) Vice-Chair

State Government (ASG)

Mims Hackett, Jr. (27) Chair

Gary S. Schaer (36) Vice-Chair

Note to the 01/09/2006 Digest:

Second Prime Sponsors Added to Bills Substituted:

S1142 (Impreveduto,A) Cemeteries, cert.-concerns regulation

Notes to the 01/10/2006 Digest:

Bills Introduced:

A404 Bodine,F/Chatzidakis,L Driv lic/regis fees-concerns REF ATR

The Assembly Speaker has made the following re-appointment:

*Effective January 10, 2006

New Jersey Commission on Holocaust Education:

Phillip Kirschner, of Moorestown.

The Assembly adjourned at 5:16 P.M. to meet again on Thursday, January 26, 2006 (QUORUM, Committee Groups "C" and "D" scheduled to meet).

Bills Signed Into Law Since Last Session (1/10/06):

P.L.2005, c.282. S2830 Sca (1R) Kenny,B/Lance,L+1 1/9/2006 Governor-concerns title

P.L.2005, c.283. S204 ScaAaAca (3R) Smith,B/Singer,R+3 1/9/2006 Charitable Registration Act-revises

P.L.2005, c.284. S320 AcaAa (2R) Bark,M/Kyrillos,J+2 1/9/2006 Main Street NJ Advis. Bd.-incr. memb.

P.L.2005, c.285. S466 ScaAca (2R) McNamara,H/McKeon,J+2 1/9/2006 Statewide Water Supply Plan-revisions

P.L.2005, c.286. S1314 ScaSaAcaAa (4R) Buono,B/Cohen,N+2 1/9/2006 Managed care carriers-prov fee schedules

P.L.2005, c.287. S1722 ScaAca (2R) Coniglio,J/Cohen,N+4 1/9/2006 Debt adjusters, lic.-estab. addl. req.

P.L.2005, c.288. S1892 ScaAca (2R) Inverso,P/Bryant,W 1/9/2006 Bus. taxes, estimated-concerns

P.L.2005, c.289. A773 Aca (1R) Gusciora,R/Van Drew,J+8 1/9/2006 Telemarketers-concerns

P.L.2005, c.290. A880 AcaScaAa (3R) Barnes,P/Diegnan,P+17 1/9/2006 FF, police, cert.-hiring preference

P.L.2005, c.291. A1351 Aca (1R) Greenwald,L/Smith,R 1/9/2006 Consumer contracts, cert-concern content

P.L.2005, c.292. A2624 AcaAaSaAa (4R) Smith,R/Johnson,G+6 1/9/2006 Boat safety course-concerns

P.L.2005, c.293. A3082 Greenstein,L/Chivukula,U+3 1/9/2006 Radio transmissions, cert.-concerns

P.L.2005, c.294. A3262 Aca (1R) Blee,F/Vas,J+3 1/9/2006 Safe Haven Awareness Promo. Task Force

P.L.2005, c.295. A3358 Aca (1R) Quigley,J/Vas,J+3 1/9/2006 Ambulances, used-concerns sale

P.L.2005, c.296. A3798 Aca (1R) Diegnan,P/Barnes,P+2 1/9/2006 Light or heat providers-clarifies law

P.L.2005, c.297. A3826 Greenwald,L+3 1/9/2006 Income tax deadlines-concerns

P.L.2005, c.298. A3900/4010 Acs (ACS) Sires,A/Munoz,E+16 1/9/2006 World Trade Ctr. Scholarship Fd-contrib.

P.L.2005, c.299. A4468 Sires,A/Manzo,L+2 1/9/2006 Bd. of ed, co. voc. sch dist-incr. memb.

P.L.2005, c.300. A4532 Acs (ACS) Caraballo,W/Van Drew,J+21 1/9/2006 Home heating, energy asst. prog.-approp.

Bills Signed Into Law Since Last Session (1/10/06) (cont'd):

P.L.2005, c.301. A4563 Aca (1R) Burzichelli,J/Fisher,D+7 1/9/2006 Wastewater treatment sys. proj.;$30M

P.L.2005, c.302. S2928 Sca (1R) Sarlo,P/Lesniak,R+2 1/10/2006 Prof. football training fac.-estab.

P.L.2005, c.303. A456 Sca (1R) Prieto,V/Cohen,N+5 1/11/2006 Needle electromyography-physicians

P.L.2005, c.304. A1922 AcsAca Sca (ACS/2R) Weinberg,L/Greenstein,L+4 1/11/2006 Guardianship law-amends

P.L.2005, c.305. A1986 AcaScaSa (3R) Weinberg,L/Gordon,R+3 1/11/2006 Health Care Access Study Comm.-estab.

P.L.2005, c.306. A2091 Sca (1R) Barnes,P/Diegnan,P+3 1/11/2006 Children's protective eyewear-concerns

P.L.2005, c.307. A2196 AcaSca (2R) Cryan,J/Vas,J+6 1/11/2006 Water Supply Advis. Council-adds memb.

P.L.2005, c.308. A3168 Sca (1R) Impreveduto,A/Cohen,N+5 1/11/2006 Court reporters-certifies

P.L.2005, c.309. A3413 AcaSca (2R) Mayer,D/Previte,M+25 1/11/2006 Domestic Viol Workforce Devel Initiative

P.L.2005, c.310. A3931 AaSca (2R) Morgan,R/Panter,M+16 1/11/2006 Suicide prev.-concerns instruction

P.L.2005, c.311. A4584 AcaSca (2R) Sires,A/Quigley,J+3 1/11/2006 Emerg. med. helicopter prog.-incr. fees

P.L.2005, c.312. S70 ScaSa (2R) Rice,R/Cunningham,G+18 1/12/2006 Inmate Ed. & Voc. Training Study Comm.

P.L.2005, c.313. S189 ScsSa (SCS/1R) Lesniak,R/Barnes,P 1/12/2006 Waterfront Comission Act-amends

P.L.2005, c.314. S206 ScsAcaAca (SCS/2R) Smith,B/Lance,L+2 1/12/2006 Commercial nonagric. activities-concerns

P.L.2005, c.315. S240 Coniglio,J/Weinberg,L+1 1/12/2006 Underground storage tank grants-concerns

P.L.2005, c.316. S273 Adler,J/Gormley,W+2 1/12/2006 Criminal mischief-upgrades

P.L.2005, c.317. S434 Littell,R/Buono,B+13 1/12/2006 Natl. Guard-concerns tuition benf.

P.L.2005, c.318. S487 Aca (1R) Buono,B/Sweeney,S+10 1/12/2006 Handicapped, prov. emp.-bus. tax cred.

P.L.2005, c.319. S570 Scs (SCS) Baer,B/Rice,R+4 1/12/2006 Eviction proceedings-concerns

P.L.2005, c.320. S650 Scs (SCS) Rice,R/Cunningham,G+2 1/12/2006 Mil. svc.-concerns lease cancellation

P.L.2005, c.321. S709 Sa (1R) Turner,S/Ciesla,A+6 1/12/2006 Death penal.-create study comm.

P.L.2005, c.322. S1044 Sca (1R) Bryant,W/Turner,S 1/12/2006 Police off applicant fitness-investigate

P.L.2005, c.323. S1137 Littell,R/Martin,R 1/12/2006 Punitive damages-concerns

P.L.2005, c.324. S1142 Cardinale,G/Baer,B 1/12/2006 Cemeteries, cert.-concerns regulation

P.L.2005, c.325. S1311 Sca (1R) Vitale,J/Karcher,E+1 1/12/2006 Bottled water label-prov. date

P.L.2005, c.326. S1315 ScaSa (2R) Girgenti,J/Bucco,A+4 1/12/2006 PFRS membership-concerns

P.L.2005, c.327. S1508 Littell,R/McHose,A 1/12/2006 Wildcat Rock Shelter brook-concerns name

P.L.2005, c.328. S1568 Codey,R/McKeon,J 1/12/2006 Sch. dist. pension fd-bd of trustee memb

P.L.2005, c.329. S1886 Sweeney,S/Cohen,N+3 1/12/2006 Emp fraudulent practices-emp rights

P.L.2005, c.330. S2027 McNamara,H/Connors,L 1/12/2006 DEP land, cert. prop. damage-incr. penal

P.L.2005, c.331. S2083 Sca (1R) Adler,J/Gill,N+2 1/12/2006 Domestic partners, surviving-rights

P.L.2005, c.332. S2125 Sa (1R) Rice,R/Gill,N+2 1/12/2006 Crim. street gangs-concerns

P.L.2005, c.333. S2161 Sca (1R) Karcher,E/Madden,F+7 1/12/2006 Domestic viol.-concerns

P.L.2005, c.334. S2167 Sa (1R) Adler,J/Gill,N 1/12/2006 Health benf.-cert. dependents, cert. emp

P.L.2005, c.335. S2180 Kavanaugh,W/Bateman,C 1/12/2006 St.-owned prop-concerns use restrictions

P.L.2005, c.336. S2194 SaAcaAca w/GR (4R) Karcher,E/Scutari,N+6 1/12/2006 St. contracting process-concerns

P.L.2005, c.337. S2326 Coniglio,J/Egan,J 1/12/2006 Temp. disab. benf. offsets-concerns

P.L.2005, c.338. S2383 Martin,R/Greenstein,L 1/12/2006 Alternate Proc., Dispute Resolution Act

P.L.2005, c.339. S2417 ScaAcaAaSa (4R) Adler,J/Turner,S+4 1/12/2006 Special Ed. Review Comm.-estab.

P.L.2005, c.340. S2450 Sca (1R) Palaia,J/Karcher,E+3 1/12/2006 Striped bass-changes limits

P.L.2005, c.341. S2471 Sca (1R) Kenny,B/Lance,L 1/12/2006 SHBP-limit coverage, cert. St. emp.

P.L.2005, c.342. S2481 Vitale,J/Baer,B+12 1/12/2006 Minor consent to HIV treatment-permits

P.L.2005, c.343. S2517 ScaSa (2R) Kenny,B/Bucco,A+16 1/12/2006 CDS offense-concerns penal.

P.L.2005, c.344. S2521/2711 Scs (SCS) Adler,J/Asselta,N+4 1/12/2006 Parole Bd. hearing off.-civil svc. prot.

P.L.2005, c.345. S2533 ScaSa (2R) Adler,J/Doria,J+3 1/12/2006 Film production expenses-concerns

P.L.2005, c.346. S2567 Sca (1R) Vitale,J/Madden,F+7 1/12/2006 Health clubs-req. defibrillators

P.L.2005, c.347. S2595 Sca (1R) Inverso,P/Girgenti,J+4 1/12/2006 Pedophile crimes-student pamphlets

P.L.2005, c.348. S2612 ScaSa (2R) Smith,B/McNamara,H 1/12/2006 Spill Act-prot. from contrib. suits

P.L.2005, c.349. S2693 Sca (1R) Rice,R/McKeon,J 1/12/2006 Water supply project/planning;$53M

P.L.2005, c.350. S2696/2725 ScsSa (SCS/1R) Madden,F/Rice,R+2 1/12/2006 Elderly, disab.-concerns housing

P.L.2005, c.351. S2710 Sca (1R) Doria,J/Chivukula,U 1/12/2006 MV sales-concerns

P.L.2005, c.352. S2824 Sca (1R) Vitale,J/Buono,B+7 1/12/2006 Health Claims Auth Processing & Pymt Act

P.L.2005, c.353. S2825 McNamara,H/Codey,R 1/12/2006 Verona Twp. Sch. Dist.-sch. bond auth.

P.L.2005, c.354. S2826 Vitale,J/Van Drew,J 1/12/2006 St. Workforce Investment Sys.-concerns

P.L.2005, c.355. S2851 ScaSa (2R) Smith,B/Doria,J 1/12/2006 Remediation of condemned prop.-concerns

P.L.2005, c.356. S2864 Sca (1R) Coniglio,J/Asselta,N+1 1/12/2006 Hwy. work pymts. to contractors-concerns

P.L.2005, c.357. S2878 Buono,B/Vitale,J+1 1/12/2006 Internet gambling pub awareness campaign

P.L.2005, c.358. S2900 Smith,B/Lance,L 1/12/2006 Diesel air pollution prog.-concerns

P.L.2005, c.359. S2905 Sca (1R) Bryant,W/Codey,R+10 1/12/2006 NJ STARS II Prog.-estab.

P.L.2005, c.360. S2907 Sca (1R) Doria,J/Manzo,L+1 1/12/2006 Contaminated sites-concerns remediation

P.L.2005, c.361. S2927 Vitale,J/Girgenti,J+11 1/12/2006 Juv. in detention-revise criteria

P.L.2005, c.362. S2930 Sca (1R) Bryant,W/Singer,R+2 1/12/2006 Baseball Spectator Safety Act of 2006

P.L.2005, c.363. S2946 Bryant,W/Sires,A 1/12/2006 Counties housing St. inmates;$22M

P.L.2005, c.364. A899 Sca (1R) Diegnan,P/Barnes,P+7 1/12/2006 High sch. student athlete-concerns

P.L.2005, c.365. A1633 AaSca (2R) Chivukula,U/Egan,J+8 1/12/2006 Brownfields sites-concerns;$285K

P.L.2005, c.366. A1810 Sca (1R) Roberts,J/Cruz-Perez,N+9 1/12/2006 Co. fire marshalls-enroll in PFRS

P.L.2005, c.367. A1860 AcaSca (2R) Cohen,N/Chivukula,U+8 1/12/2006 Wood/paper products-concern St contracts

P.L.2005, c.368. A2095 Greenstein,L/Conaway,H+5 1/12/2006 Pub. emp., cert-concern leave of absence

P.L.2005, c.369. A2641 AcaSca (2R) Greenwald,L/Manzo,L+5 1/12/2006 St. col., univ. contracts-concerns

P.L.2005, c.370. A2869/3093 AcsAcaAa Sa (ACS/3R) Van Drew,J/Eagler,P+10 1/12/2006 Prof. guardians, regis.-prov.


Bills Signed Into Law Since Last Session (1/10/06) (cont'd):

P.L.2005, c.371. A2890 Sca (1R) Chivukula,U/O'Toole,K+7 1/12/2006 Asian Amer. Study Foundation-estab.

P.L.2005, c.372. A3186 AcaAaAaSca (4R) Conaway,H/Smith,R+7 1/12/2006 SPCA-reorg.

P.L.2005, c.373. A3305 ScaSa (2R) Chivukula,U/Wisniewski,J+6 1/12/2006 Foundation for Tech. Advancement

P.L.2005, c.374. A3484 ScaAa (2R) Greenwald,L/Fisher,D+6 1/12/2006 UEZ bus., cert.-energy purch, tax exemp.

P.L.2005, c.375. A3759 AaAaAaSca (4R) Cohen,N/Johnson,G+17 1/12/2006 Health insur coverage, dependent-concern

P.L.2005, c.376. A3828 AcaScaSaSa (4R) Barnes,P/Johnson,G+2 1/12/2006 Bounty Hunter Lic. Act

P.L.2005, c.377. A3898 Sca (1R) Chivukula,U/Roberts,J+6 1/12/2006 SMART Research, Devel. Compact-ratifies

P.L.2005, c.378. A4055 AcaSca (2R) Van Drew,J+4 1/12/2006 Tourism Restructuring Act

P.L.2005, c.379. A4161 AcaAa (2R) Roberts,J/Vas,J+15 1/12/2006 St. bldg. svc. contract-wage standards

P.L.2005, c.380. A4162 Van Drew,J/Scalera,F+4 1/12/2006 Grievance arbitration clauses-concerns

P.L.2005, c.381. A4164 Panter,M/Quigley,J 1/12/2006 PFRS memb.-extends mandatory retir. age

P.L.2005, c.382. S2335 Scs (SCS) Baer,B/Kean,T+4 1/14/2006 Exec. Comm. on Ethical Standards-memb.

P.L.2005, c.383. S1926 ScaSa (2R) Adler,J/Kean,T+14 1/15/2006 Smoke-Free Air Act

P.L.2005, c.384. S2783 Sca (1R) Codey,R/Vitale,J+3 1/15/2006 Tobacco products-raise min. age to 19

P.L.2005, JR-7. AJR76 Weinberg,L/Greenstein,L+8 1/9/2006 Breast Cancer Awareness Mo.-desig. Oct.

P.L.2005, JR-8. AJR105 AaAaSca (3R) Diegnan,P+5 1/9/2006 Smart Freight RR Study Comm.-creates

P.L.2005, JR-9. SJR66 Vitale,J/Kean,T+3 1/12/2006 Emerg. med. svcs. sys. in NJ-prov. study