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  • NJ S855
  • Requires Commissioner of DCA to promulgate rules and regulations providing for veterans' affordable housing assistance preference.
Introduced
(1/12/2016)
In Committee
(6/6/2016)
Crossed Over
(5/26/2016)
Passed
(6/16/2016)
Signed
(8/1/2016)
Dead/Failed/Vetoed
2016-2017 Regular Session
This bill requires the Commissioner of the Department of Community Affairs, in consultation with the Department of Military and Veterans Affairs, to promulgate admission rules and regulations for housing projects financed by the New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency, public housing authorities, redevelopment agencies, and the Department of Community Affairs, when acting as a public housing authority, to provide a housing preference for veterans who qualify for public housing assistance. In honor of their service to our country, the intent of this bill is to ensure that military veterans are assured a priority status in admission to public housing projects.
2nd Reading in the Assembly, 2nd Reading in the Senate, Bills and Joint Resolutions Signed by the Governor, Military and Veterans' Affairs, Passed both Houses, Passed Senate
Approved P.L.2016, c.19.  (on 8/1/2016)
 
 

Date Chamber Action Description
8/1/2016 A Approved P.L.2016, c.19.
6/16/2016 A Passed Assembly (Passed Both Houses) (77-0-0)
6/16/2016 A Substituted for A2088 (1R)
6/6/2016 A Reported out of Assembly Committee, 2nd Reading
6/6/2016 Assembly Military and Veterans' Affairs Hearing (10:00 6/6/2016 Committee Room 13, 4th Floor)
5/26/2016 A Received in the Assembly, Referred to Assembly Military and Veterans' Affairs Committee
5/26/2016 S Passed by the Senate (38-0)
5/9/2016 S Senate Amendment (36-0) (Stack)
3/10/2016 S Reported from Senate Committee, 2nd Reading
3/10/2016 Senate Military and Veterans' Affairs Hearing (13:00 3/10/2016 Committee Room 1, 1st Floor)
1/12/2016 S Introduced in the Senate, Referred to Senate Military and Veterans' Affairs Committee
Date Motion Yea Nay Other
Detail 6/16/2016 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 77 0 3
Detail 6/16/2016 Assembly Floor: Substitute For A2088 Aca (Voice Vote) 0 0 0
Detail 6/6/2016 Assembly Military and Veterans' Affairs Committee: Reported Favorably 5 0 1
Detail 5/26/2016 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 38 0 2
Detail 5/9/2016 Senate Floor: Amend 36 0 4
Detail 5/9/2016 Senate Floor: Second Reading (Voice Vote) 0 0 0
Detail 3/10/2016 Senate Military and Veterans' Affairs Committee: Reported Favorably 3 0 2