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Teresa Ruiz  -  (D) New Jersey
State Senator - New Jersey Senate District 29
State Capitol
125 West State Street
Trenton, NJ 08625-1101
  • Phone: (609) 847-3700
  • Fax: (609) 633-7254
State District
166 Bloomfield Avenue
Newark, NJ 07104
  • Phone: (973) 484-1000
Bill Bill Name Summary
S51 Restricts use of isolated confinement in correctional facilities. This bill restricts the use of isolated confinement in correctional facilities in New Jersey. The bill specifically prohibits inmates incarcerated or detained in correctional facilities from being placed in isolated confi...
S121 Revises exemption from "unemployment compensation law" for operators of ... This bill provides that services performed by an operator of a motor vehicle are not covered by the "unemployment compensation law," R.S.43:21-1 et seq., if: 1. The vehicle is licensed for commercial use under federal tra...
S591 Requires institutions of higher education to provide to prospective stud... This bill would require four-year public and independent institutions of higher education to provide a financial aid "shopping sheet" to each prospective student as part of the school's financial aid offer to that student...
S659 Requires health insurance coverage for contraceptives to include prescri... This bill amends P.L.2005, c.251, the statute requiring health insurers that provide coverage for outpatient prescription drugs to cover prescription female contraceptives, to include a requirement for coverage of dispens...
S805 Revises certain laws concerning domestic violence and firearms. This bill enhances protections currently afforded victims of domestic violence by requiring attackers to surrender their firearms while domestic violence restraining orders are in effect or when they are convicted of a do...
S294 Requires anyone receiving opioid antidote to treat drug overdose be prov... This bill would require that, when a health care professional or first responder administers an opioid antidote to a person experiencing a drug overdose, the person must be provided with information concerning substance a...
S744 Establishes veterans' preference for affordable housing in certain housi... This bill, modeled after Pennsylvania's Senate Bill No.1135 of 2014, establishes a veterans' preference for affordable housing in housing projects. Under the provisions of the bill, preference for these affordable housing...
S621 Prohibits investment by State of pension and annuity funds in companies ... This bill prohibits the State of New Jersey from investing any assets of any pension or annuity fund under the management of the Division of Investment in the Department of the Treasury in companies that manufacture, impo...
S651 Requires family day care providers and certain household members to unde... This bill provides that as a condition of issuance or renewal of a certificate of registration as a family day care provider, the Department of Children and Families (DCF) is to ensure that a State and federal criminal hi...
S842 Requires Medicaid managed care organizations to meet certain conditions ... This bill requires Medicaid managed care organizations to meet certain conditions prior to reducing reimbursement rates for personal care assistant services and home-based supportive care services. Under the provisions of...
S613 Establishes "The Democracy Act" to modify various voter registration and... This bill establishes "The Democracy Act" to revise various voter registration and voting procedures. Specifically, the bill establishes early voting, online voter registration, automatic voter registration, and allows fo...
S627 Requires AG oversight of transfer of federal surplus military equipment ... This bill requires the Attorney General to direct the Office of Emergency Management to review the transfer of surplus military equipment to law enforcement agencies in this State under a federal Department of Defense pro...
S817 "Unfair Wage Recovery Act"; provides that unlawful employment practice o... This bill provides that a discriminatory compensation decision or other employment practice that is unlawful under the "Law Against Discrimination," occurs each occasion that compensation is paid in furtherance of that di...
S283 Revises procedure for issuance of amended birth certificate for person w... This bill revises the requirements for obtaining an amended certificate of birth due to a change in sex. The bill provides that the State registrar of vital statistics shall issue an amended certificate of birth to a pers...
S816 Establishes commission to approve personaliized handguns; requires firea... This bill requires retailers to sell personalized handguns, also known as "smart guns," in the same manner as other handguns. A personalized handgun is designed so that it may only be fired by an authorized or recognized ...
S348 Establishes NJ Innovation and Research Fellowship Program in DOWLD. New Jersey, the headquarters of leaders in the field of research and development, has a long, successful history of innovation in the technology field. This bill will focus workforce development funds for a New Jersey Inn...
S586 Reduces drug free school and public property zones to 200 feet. This bill would reduce drug free "school zones" from within 1,000 feet of school property to within 200 feet. The bill would similarly reduce drug free "public property" zones from 500 feet to to 200 f...
S687 Establishes State Transportation Infrastructure Bank and State Energy Ba... This bill repeals the statutory language creating the existing State Transportation Infrastructure Bank, and establishes two special nonlapsing, revolving funds within the New Jersey Environmental Infrastructure Trust (tr...
S120 Eliminates power of DRPA to finance economic development; changes compos... This bill amends and supplements the compact between the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the State of New Jersey creating the Delaware River Port Authority (DRPA). The bill eliminates the power of DRPA to plan, finance, ...
S668 Establishes Division of Minority and Women Business Development and Stat... This bill establishes in the State Department of the Treasury a Division of Minority and Women Business Development to be headed by a State Chief Disparity Officer. The division will administer and monitor policies, pract...
S94 Establishes small business loan guarantee program in EDA to support capi... This bill (1) directs the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (EDA) to establish a small business loan guarantee program and (2) permits certain qualified businesses in regional centers to qualify for EDA loans. The...
S750 Wounded Warrior Caregivers Relief Act; Provides income tax credit to fam... Entitled the Wounded Warrior Caregivers Relief Act, this bill provides an income tax credit to family caregivers of certain former armed service members with service-connected disabilities. The purpose of the bill is to h...
S168 Designates Black Swallowtail butterfly as State Butterfly. This bill designates the Black Swallowtail butterfly as the official State Butterfly of New Jersey. This large, black, yellow and blue butterfly is indigenous to New Jersey and can be found in each of the State's 21 count...
S601 Revises treatment requirements for convicted drug offenders receiving ge... This bill would remove the eligibility restrictions for receiving general assistance benefits under the Work First New Jersey program for persons who have been convicted of an offense involving the use, possession, or dis...
S700 Requires State to pay its pension contributions quarterly on July 15, Oc... This bill provides that the State will make its required contributions to the State-administered defined benefit pension systems each State fiscal year on a quarterly basis on July 15, October 15, January 15 and April 15....
S650 Provides $21 minimum annual energy assistance to qualified families; qua... This bill provides that, notwithstanding the provisions of any law, rule or regulation to the contrary, every household in the State that is eligible to receive benefits under the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program...
S235 Provides loan redemption for certain physicians who work in State 10 years. This bill establishes a Physician Loan Redemption Program to address the current and worsening physician shortage in this State. The bill provides for redemption of qualifying loan expenses for physicians in primary care ...
S238 Requires labeling of foods containing genetically modified material. This bill would require the labeling of foods that contain genetically modified material. The purpose of this bill is to enable consumers in the State to make knowledgeable decisions about food consumption based upon the ...
S303 Eliminates transfer inheritance tax and increases filing threshold and a... This bill repeals the transfer inheritance tax and amends the New Jersey estate tax to increase the filing threshold and applicable exclusion amounts in accordance with the provisions of federal tax law. The bill's new es...
S354 Establishes New Jersey Commission on Higher Education and Business Partn... This bill establishes the New Jersey Commission on Higher Education and Business Partnerships in, but not of, the Department of State. The commission will be comprised of: the Commissioner of Labor and Workforce Developme...
S618 Prohibits employers from obtaining, requiring, or discriminating on the ... This bill prohibits an employer from requiring a credit check on a current or prospective employee, unless the employer is required to do so by law, or reasonably believes that an employee has engaged in a specific activi...
S862 Dedicates one percent of cigarette and other tobacco products tax revenu... This bill would dedicate five percent of the total revenue from the State cigarette tax to anti-smoking programs operated by the Department of Health. These programs received their highest level of annual funding in 2001 ...
S331 Requires NJT to hold public hearing and provide notice prior to any curt... This bill requires the New Jersey Transit Corporation (NJ Transit) to hold a public hearing and provide notice to certain county governing bodies and municipal clerks prior to implementing any curtailment of motorbus regu...
S633 Requires school districts and DOE to post on their websites information ... This bill requires school districts and the Department of Education to post information on their websites regarding student participation in the assessments developed by the consortium of states known as the Partnership f...
S889 The "New Jobs for New Jersey Act." This bill establishes a New Jobs for New Jersey tax credit program to be administered by the Commissioner of Labor and Workforce Development. The purpose of the program is to provide incentives to small private sector emp...
S677 Requires racial and ethnic impact statement for certain bills and regula... This bill requires that a racial and ethnic impact statement for each proposed criminal justice bill, resolution, or amendment that would affect pretrial detention, sentencing, probation, or parole policies in this State ...
S123 Establishes "Small Business Bonding Readiness Assistance Program" in EDA... This bill requires the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (authority) to establish and maintain the "Small Business Bonding Readiness Assistance Program" (program). Under the program, the authority is to provide su...
S157 Establishes "New Jersey Task Force on Abuse of Persons who are Elderly o... This bill would establish a temporary task force, to be known as the "New Jersey Task Force on Abuse Against the Elderly and Disabled." The task force would be required to: (1) evaluate current policies that are designed ...
S724 Establishes "Integrated Roadside Vegetation Management Program." The bill would establish, within the Department of Transportation (DOT), an "Integrated Roadside Vegetation Management Program" (program) to: (1) assess the conditions existing along roadsides in the State; (2) develop an...
A1657 Establishes "breakfast after the bell" incentive fund. This bill requires the Department of Agriculture, in consultation with the Department of Education, to develop and administer a "breakfast after the bell" incentive fund to provide an additional reimbursement to certain s...
A374 Prohibits MVC from imposing duplicate license or identification card fee... This bill prohibits the New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission from imposing duplicate identification card fees and replacement driver's license fees, including the digitized picture fee, if a person requests the duplicate i...
A766 Allows certain National Guard and United States Reserve members to tempo... This bill will allow a State resident who is called to mobilization for federal active duty as a member of the National Guard or a Reserve Component of the Armed Forces of the United States to request for that period of m...
A222 "New Jersey Library Construction Bond Act"; authorizes issuance of $125,... This bill, entitled the "New Jersey Library Construction Bond Act," authorizes the issuance of $125,000,000 in State general obligation bonds to provide grants for the construction, expansion, and equipping of New Jersey'...
S288 Requires establishment of processes to identify Medicaid eligible incarc... This bill requires the Commissioner of Human Services, in consultation with the Commissioner of Corrections, county welfare agencies, and the county administrators of the county correction facilities, to establish a proce...
S516 Provides protections for individuals with developmental disabilities; up... This bill, which is designated as "Stephen Komninos' Law," improves protections for individuals with developmental disabilities and provides for increased transparency of investigations conducted in connection w...
A1210 Provides $21 minimum annual energy assistance to qualified families; qua... This bill would provide that every household in the State that is eligible to receive benefits under the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) shall receive a minimum annual energy assistance payment of $21 in ...
A450 Wounded Warrior Caregivers Relief Act; Provides income tax credit to fam... This bill, entitled the Wounded Warrior Caregivers Relief Act, provides a gross income tax credit to family caregivers of certain former armed service members with service-connected disabilities. The purpose of the bill i...
A227 Requires NJT to hold public hearing and provide notice prior to any curt... This bill requires the New Jersey Transit Corporation (NJ Transit) to hold a public hearing and provide notice to certain county governing bodies and municipal clerks prior to implementing any curtailment of motorbus regu...
A1668 Establishes New Jersey Commission on Higher Education and Business Partn... This bill establishes the New Jersey Commission on Higher Education and Business Partnerships in, but not of, the Department of State. The commission will be comprised of: the Commissioner of Labor and Workforce Developme...
A1945 Requires AG and county prosecutor to provide notification on website con... This bill requires the Attorney General and each county prosecutor to remove from their respective websites all references and information concerning indictments and prosecutions of persons who were later acquitted of cri...
A1944 Automatically registers or updates voter registration as part of driver'... This bill requires the New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission (MVC) to automatically register or update a person's voter registration as part of the process of applying for or renewing a driver's license. Under current law, ...
A1869 Establishes Chief Diversity Officer to monitor participation by minority... This bill establishes in the State Department of the Treasury a Division of Minority and Women Business Development to be headed by a State Chief Disparity Officer. The division will administer and monitor policies, pract...
A2199 Establishes veterans' preference for affordable housing in certain housi... This bill, modeled after Pennsylvania's Senate Bill No.1135 of 2014, establishes a veterans' preference for affordable housing in housing projects. Under the provisions of the bill, preference for these affordable housing...
A2228 Includes all disabled veterans in NJT discount program for senior citize... Under current law, the New Jersey Transit Corporation provides reduced fares for senior citizens over the age of 62 and persons with disabilities. A disabled veteran is only eligible for the program if the United States D...
S218 Increases criminal penalties if leaving loaded firearm within easy acces... This bill increases the penalties for allowing a minor to gain access to a loaded firearm when such a violation results in bodily injury or death. Under current law, a person who knows or reasonably should know that a min...
A2503 Provides protections for individuals with developmental disabilities; up... This bill, which is designated as "Stephen Komninos' Law," improves protections for individuals with developmental disabilities and provides for increased transparency of investigations conducted in connection w...
A2297 Requires health insurance coverage for contraceptives to include prescri... This bill amends P.L.2005, c.251, the statute requiring health insurers that provide coverage for outpatient prescription drugs to cover prescription female contraceptives, to include a requirement for coverage of dispens...
S974 Provides for registration and accreditation of human milk banks. This bill provides for the registration and accreditation of human milk banks. As defined in the bill, "human milk bank" means an organized service that provides for the selection of a donor of human breast milk...
S999 Establishes "New Jersey Investing in You Promise Neighborhood Commission... This bill would establish the "New Jersey Investing in You Promise Neighborhood Commission" to examine the effect of poverty on the development of the children in the State's most fiscally distressed urban and rural areas...
S982 Requires members of unitary business groups to file combined reports of ... Requires members of unitary business groups to file combined reports of corporation business tax.
S993 Permits DHS to request waiver of time limits for certain Supplemental Nu... This bill would require that, immediately upon enactment of the bill and at least once annually, the Commissioner of Human Services must conduct a review of available data on labor and employment in the State to determine...
S991 Revises and renames NJSTARS; repeals NJSTARS II; establishes NJ HonorSch... This bill establishes the New Jersey HonorScholars Program which will be administered by the Higher Education Student Assistance Authority. Under the provisions of the bill, the New Jersey Student Tuition Assistance Rewar...
S996 Requires report on status of lead-safe program in DCA.* This bill makes a FY 2016 supplemental Grants-in-Aid appropriation from the State General Fund of $10,000,000 to the Department of Community Affairs for the Lead Hazard Control Assistance Fund. The Lead Hazard Control Ass...
S983 Extends eligibility for certain individuals for emergency assistance. This bill would exclude individuals who meet certain criteria from time limits on the provision of emergency assistance benefits. Currently, individuals who are: the parent or relative of a disabled dependent who is provi...
S992 Concerns equal pay for women and employment discrimination. This bill modifies current law, including the Law Against Discrimination, P.L.1945, c.169 (C.10:5-1 et seq.) ("LAD"), to strengthen protections against employment discrimination and promote equal pay for women. The bill a...
S990 Requires State Board of Education high school graduation requirements in... This bill provides that beginning with the 2016-2017 grade nine class, the State Board of Education will require that the high school graduation requirement on financial literacy include instruction on available State and...
A2576 Extends duration of urban enterprise zones for 10 additional years; spec... This bill extends the designation of all previously designated urban enterprise zones (UEZs) for a one-time period of 10 years, thus continuing their participation in the Urban Enterprise Zone Program. The bill specifies ...
S1285 "Out-of-network Consumer Protection, Transparency, Cost Containment and ... This bill is entitled the "Out-of-network Consumer Protection, Transparency, Cost Containment and Accountability Act." The bill reforms various aspects of the health care delivery system in New Jersey to increase transpar...
S1017 Provides Medicaid coverage for family planning services to individuals w... This bill would provide Medicaid coverage for family planning services to individuals whose income does not exceed 200 percent of the federal poverty level. Specifically, the bill expands coverage of family planning servi...
A2619 Requires that certain inmates with detainers be provided access to drug ... This bill provides that an inmate in a State correctional facility who is otherwise eligible for drug treatment cannot be denied access to a drug treatment program operating in a State correctional facility based solely o...
S1228 Automatically registers or updates voter registration as part of driver'... This bill requires the New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission (MVC) to automatically register or update a person's voter registration as part of the process of applying for or renewing a driver's license. Under current law, ...
A15 Raises minimum wage rate to $10.10, makes further increases over a four-... This bill raises the minimum wage in the State of New Jersey to $15.00 per hour and indexes that minimum to increases in the consumer price index. Specifically, the bill provides that, beginning on the January 1 next foll...
S1144 Requires a public school district to provide a daily recess period for s... This bill requires that a public school district must provide a daily recess period of at least 20 minutes for students in grades kindergarten through 5. The recess period is to be held outdoors, if feasible. Under the bi...
S1080 Extends duration of urban enterprise zones for 10 additional years; spec... This bill extends the designation of all previously designated urban enterprise zones (UEZs) for a one-time period of 10 years, thus continuing their participation in the Urban Enterprise Zone Program. The bill specifies ...
S1243 Requires AG and county prosecutor to provide notification on website con... This bill requires the Attorney General and each county prosecutor to remove from their respective websites all references and information concerning indictments and prosecutions of persons who were later acquitted of cri...
S1266 Establishes permanent sterile syringe access program.* This bill would make permanent the "Bloodborne Disease Harm Reduction Act," P.L.2006, c.99 (C.26:5C-25 et seq.), which established a demonstration program that authorized up to six municipalities in the State to operate n...
S1238 Authorizes certain gestational carrier agreements. This bill, titled the "New Jersey Gestational Carrier Agreement Act," would authorize gestational carrier agreements. A gestational carrier agreement is a written contract pursuant to which a woman agrees to carry and giv...
S1131 Provides for notification of emergency contact in event of death of seni... This bill provides for notification of next-of-kin in the event of the death of a senior citizen residing in a senior housing facility, and requires the manager or administrator of the facility to establish guidelines for...
S1386 Allows certain National Guard and United States Reserve members to tempo... This bill allows a person domiciled in this State who is mobilized for federal active duty as a member of the National Guard or a Reserve Component of the Armed Forces of the United States to request for that period of se...
S1398 Expands infertility coverage under certain health insurance plans. This bill expands the availability of insurance coverage for infertility-related health benefits to certain women that are currently denied coverage for those benefits under certain health insurance plans. Under current l...
S1355 Requires installation of baby-changing stations in certain public restro... This bill would require baby diaper-changing stations in any newly constructed men or women's public restroom maintained in places of public accommodation within the State. It would also require any place of public accomm...
S1359 Guarantees full and equal access to all housing to disabled persons who ... This bill would guarantee, under the "Law Against Discrimination," full and equal access to all housing to disabled persons who retain their retired service or guide dog as a pet, and who also obtain a new service or guid...
SCR1500 Proposes constitutional amendment setting minimum wage at $9 per hour, r... Proposes constitutional amendment setting minimum wage at $9 per hour, raising it in one dollar increments until it reaches $15 per hour.
SCR78 Commemorates women's access to reproductive health care and annual anniv... Commemorates women's access to reproductive health care and annual anniversary of Supreme Court ruling in Roe v. Wade. *
S1635 Requires public institutions of higher education to establish policies f... This bill requires public institutions of higher education to establish policies for the implementation of additional course-related fees, such as laboratory fees or special course fees. Under the bill, the policies would...
S1590 Requires boards of education to conduct student vision screenings that i... State Board of Education regulations at N.J.A.C.6A:16-2.2(l)(2) currently require boards of education to conduct visual acuity screenings biennially for students in kindergarten through grade 10. This bill would codify th...
ACR152 Respectfully memorializes Congress to pass S.1980, which posthumously aw... Respectfully memorializes Congress to pass S.1980, which posthumously awards Congressional Gold Medal to Alice Paul.
S1588 Requires various measures to address effects of low levels of lead expos... Lead poisoning continues to be an issue for the children of New Jersey. Current research provides evidence of the neurotoxic effects of lead on the developing brain, even at low levels of exposure previously considered sa...
SJR38 Establishes the "New Jersey State Commission on Urban Violence." Establishes the "New Jersey State Commission on Urban Violence."
S1509 Establishes microenterprise training program and assistance for microent... This bill requires an electric public utility (utility) to submit to the Board of Public Utilities (board) a plan for the utility's response to a major emergency event, which shall require the utility to: 1) properly trai...
S1601 "Music Therapist Licensing Act." This bill provides for the licensure of music therapists and establishes a Music Therapy Advisory Committee in the Division of Consumer Affairs in the Department of Law and Public Safety. The committee is to consist of fi...
S1489 Ensures equal rights and opportunities for pregnant students in institut... This bill ensures equal rights and opportunities for pregnant graduate students in institutions of higher education. Under the bill, an institution of higher education offering graduate degree programs: - is prohibited fr...
A3091 Bars persons under age 18 from marrying or entering into a civil union. Under current law, persons aged 18 or older may be issued marriage or civil union licenses and may marry or enter into civil unions. Marriage or civil union licenses may not be issued to minors under the age of 18 unless ...
A30 Increases amount of benefits under Work First New Jersey program.* This bill increases the maximum cash assistance benefit for families participating in the Work First New Jersey Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (WFNJ/TANF) program. The WFNJ/TANF program provides cash and other ass...
A3333 Establishes microenterprise training program and assistance for microent... This bill provides assistance for certain individuals who own or are starting a microenterprise business. A microenterprise is a commercial enterprise that has five or fewer employees, one or more of whom owns the enterpr...
A3338 Dedicates one percent of cigarette and other tobacco products tax revenu... This bill would dedicate five percent of the total revenue from the State cigarette tax to anti-smoking programs operated by the Department of Health, beginning in fiscal year 2017. These programs received their highest l...
S1718 "Lactation Consultants Licensing Act." This bill, which is designated the "Lactation Consultants Licensing Act," provides for the licensure of lactation consultants in this State. The bill establishes a seven-member Lactation Consultant Advisory Committee (her...
S1825 Establishes task force to study and make recommendations concerning mobi... This bill establishes an 11-member task force to study and make recommendations concerning mobility and support services needs of New Jersey adults with autism spectrum disorder. The task force will be comprised of: the C...
S15 Raises minimum wage rate to $10.10, makes further increases over a four-... This bill amends section 5 of P. L.1966, c.113 (C.34:11-56a4) to: (1) incorporate into that law the provisions of Article I, paragraph 23 of the State Constitution approved by ballot initiative in 2013 to increase the Sta...
A3386 Provides protections for children under the age of 18 with developmental... This bill provides protections for individuals with disabilities between the ages of 18 and 21 who have been subjected to abuse, neglect, or exploitation and are receiving services from the Division of Children's System o...
S1761 Directs Community College Consortium for Workforce and Economic Developm... This bill directs the New Jersey Community College Consortium for Workforce and Economic Development to include the African American Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey among the business organizations with which it collabo...
A3410 Repeals family cap in Work First New Jersey program. This bill repeals the section 7 of the "Work First New Jersey Act," which prohibits a household from gaining additional cash assistance benefits as a result of the birth of a child. Such policies that prevent an increase ...
A3056 Requires DEP to establish voluntary guidelines for K-12 schools and inst... This bill would require the Department of Agriculture, in consultation with the Department of Education, the Department of Health, and the Office of the Secretary of Higher Education, to establish, or partner with appropr...
S1829 Increases amount of benefits under Work First New Jersey program.* This bill increases the maximum cash assistance benefit for families participating in the Work First New Jersey Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (WFNJ/TANF) program. The WFNJ/TANF program provides cash and other ass...
S1739 Establishes sexual assault training requirements for law enforcement off... This bill would establish mandatory sexual assault training for law enforcement officers. Under the provisions of the bill, the Division of Criminal Justice is to develop a training program and curriculum on the handling,...
S1830 Requires DOH regulations regarding elevated blood lead levels in childre... This bill would amend the State statutes related to childhood lead poisoning, in order to clarify that the Department of Health (DOH) regulations regarding elevated blood lead levels and the appropriate responses thereto,...
S1854 Repeals family cap in Work First New Jersey program. This bill repeals the section 7 of the "Work First New Jersey Act," which prohibits a household from gaining additional cash assistance benefits as a result of the birth of a child. Such policies that prevent an increase ...
S1936 Provides for designation of acute stroke ready hospitals, establishes St... This bill establishes various requirements to revise and improve the Statewide system of stroke care by recognizing a new category of certified stroke care facilities, establishing a Statewide stroke care database, mandat...
A3492 Makes FY 2017 supplemental appropriation of $7,453,000 to DOH for family... This bill supplements the Fiscal Year 2016 Annual Appropriations Act in providing $7,453,000 from the General Fund for Family Planning Services grants, through the Department of Health. Appropriations for these grants wer...
A3581 Requires Internet-connected baby monitors to include security features. This bill requires any baby monitor that broadcasts audio or video online and is manufactured, sold, or offered for sale in this State, to include: (1) security features to prevent unauthorized users from hearing or viewi...
S2041 Authorizes additional $90 million worth of Economic Redevelopment and Gr... This bill would authorize the Economic Development Authority (EDA) to award an additional $90 million worth of tax credits under the Economic Redevelopment and Growth Grant (ERGG) program and clarify section 6 of P.L.2009...
A3591 "New Voter Empowerment Act"; permits 17 year olds to vote in primary ele... This bill, designated as the "New Voter Empowerment Act," permits any registered voter who is 17 years of age prior to the date on which a primary election for the general election is held to vote in that primary election...
S2062 Appropriates up to $20 million from societal benefits charge to DEP for ... The bill would appropriate up to $20 million from the societal benefits charge (commonly referred to as the "Clean Energy Fund") to the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) to pay the costs of remediation of eleva...
S2116 "New Voter Empowerment Act"; permits 17 year olds to vote in primary ele... This bill, designated as the "New Voter Empowerment Act," permits any registered voter who is 17 years of age prior to the date on which a primary election for the general election is held to vote in that primary election...
S2168 Establishes "breakfast after the bell" incentive fund. This bill requires the Department of Agriculture, in consultation with the Department of Education, to develop and administer a "breakfast after the bell" incentive fund to provide an additional reimbursement to certain s...
S2165 Codifies regulations defining justifiable need to carry handgun. This bill codifies the definition of justifiable need to carry a handgun as set forth in N.J.A.C.13:54-2.4. Under current law, in order to lawfully carry a handgun in public it is necessary for a private citizen to obtain...
S2171 "New Jersey Library Construction Bond Act"; authorizes issuance of $125,... This bill, entitled the "New Jersey Library Construction Bond Act," authorizes the issuance of $125,000,000 in State general obligation bonds to provide grants for the construction, expansion, and equipping of New Jersey'...
A3689 Codifies regulations defining justifiable need to carry handgun. This bill codifies the definition of justifiable need to carry a handgun as set forth in N.J.A.C.13:54-2.4. Under current law, in order to lawfully carry a handgun in public it is necessary for a private citizen to obtain...
S2277 Makes FY 2017 supplemental appropriation of $7,453,000 to DOH for family... This bill supplements the Fiscal Year 2016 Annual Appropriations Act in providing $7,453,000 from the General Fund for Family Planning Services grants, through the Department of Health. Appropriations for these grants wer...
SCR109 Approves FY 2017 Financial Plan of NJ Environmental Infrastructure Trust. Approves FY 2017 Financial Plan of NJ Environmental Infrastructure Trust.
SJR67 Designates June 21 of each year as "ASK Day" to promote children's healt... Designates June 21 of each year as "ASK Day" to promote children's health and gun safety.
S2287 Changes submission and notice requirements for short-term and long-term ... This bill would clarify and streamline the process for the approval of environmental infrastructure projects financed by the New Jersey Environmental Infrastructure Trust (trust). All short-term financing of environmental...
S1986 Establishes "Milkweed for Monarchs" program. This bill would establish a "Milkweed for Monarchs" program in the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP). This bill would authorize groups, organizations, businesses, and individuals to "adopt" assigned State-owned...
SCR95 Respectfully memorializes Congress to pass S.1980, which posthumously aw... Respectfully memorializes Congress to pass S.1980, which posthumously awards Congressional Gold Medal to Alice Paul.
S2292 Authorizes New Jersey Environmental Infrastructure Trust to expend certa... This bill authorizes the New Jersey Environmental Infrastructure Trust (Trust) to expend up to $409.35 million and any unexpended balances from previous authorizations to provide loans with an interest rate at or below th...
S2331 Establishes tuition reimbursement program for certain psychiatrists who ... This bill establishes a tuition reimbursement program for psychiatrists to address a shortage of mental health care access in certain areas of the State. Under the bill, the Commissioner of Health will designate, on the b...
S2360 Requires Department of Agriculture to develop voluntary guidelines to en... This bill would require the Department of Agriculture, in consultation with the Department of Education, the Department of Health, and the Office of the Secretary of Higher Education, to establish, or partner with appropr...
A3882 Changes submission and notice requirements for short-term and long-term ... This bill would clarify and streamline the process for the approval of environmental infrastructure projects financed by the New Jersey Environmental Infrastructure Trust (trust). All short-term financing of environmental...
A3883 Authorizes New Jersey Environmental Infrastructure Trust to expend certa... This bill authorizes the New Jersey Environmental Infrastructure Trust (Trust) to expend up to $411.35 million and any unexpended balances from previous authorizations to provide loans with an interest rate at or below th...
ACR132 Approves FY 2017 Financial Plan of NJ Environmental Infrastructure Trust. Approves FY 2017 Financial Plan of NJ Environmental Infrastructure Trust.
S2403 Establishes Women's Vocational Training Pilot Program to promote economi... This bill establishes in the Department of Labor and Workforce Development the Women's Vocational Training Pilot Program, which shall be developed by the Commissioner of Labor and Workforce Development and implemented thr...
S2409 Requires that certain inmates with detainers be provided access to drug ... This bill provides that an inmate in a State correctional facility who is otherwise eligible for drug treatment cannot be denied access to a drug treatment program operating in a State correctional facility based solely o...
SCR111 Memorializes Congress to enact legislation enhancing safeguards prior to... Memorializes Congress to enact legislation enhancing safeguards prior to sale of firearms.
S2462 Prohibits MVC from imposing duplicate license or identification card fee... This bill prohibits the New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission from imposing duplicate identification card fees and replacement driver's license fees, including the digitized picture fee, if a person requests the duplicate i...
S2469 Provides that AG handle investigation and prosecution of crime involving... This bill provides that, whenever a person's death occurred during an encounter with a police officer or other law enforcement officer acting in the officer's official capacity or while the decedent was in custody, the At...
S2484 Allows gross income tax deduction for certain student loan interest. This bill provides a tax deduction for taxpayers who make student loan payments. A taxpayer may deduct from gross income, the same amount as the federal income tax deduction, if any, that the taxpayer is permitted under s...
S2489 Includes all disabled veterans in NJT discount program for senior citize... Under current law, the New Jersey Transit Corporation provides reduced fares for senior citizens over the age of 62 and persons with disabilities. A disabled veteran is only eligible for the program if the United States D...
AJR115 Designates third Friday in September of every year as Concussion Awarene... Designates third Friday in September of every year as Concussion Awareness Day.
SJR81 Designates third Friday in September of every year as Concussion Awarene... Designates third Friday in September of every year as Concussion Awareness Day.
S2528 Bars persons under age 18 from marrying or entering into a civil union. Under current law, persons aged 18 or older may be issued marriage or civil union licenses and may marry or enter into civil unions. Marriage or civil union licenses may not be issued to minors under the age of 18 unless ...
A4189 Extends duration of first five designated UEZs for two additional years;... This bill extends the duration of the first five designated urban enterprise zones (UEZ) for two years beyond the date the five UEZs are scheduled to expire, thus continuing their participation in the Urban Enterprise Zon...
S2582 Requires Internet-connected baby monitors to include security features. This bill requires any baby monitor that broadcasts audio or video online and is manufactured, sold, or offered for sale in this State to: (1) provide end-to-end encryption; (2) provide Certificate-based Authentication fo...
S2621 Allows students to use certain grant awards during summer session.* Regulations promulgated by the Higher Education Student Assistance Authority restrict the number of semesters for which a student may receive an award payment under the tuition aid grant (TAG) program in a manner that pre...
SR84 Urges establishment of additional bridge agreements between county colle... Urges establishment of additional bridge agreements between county colleges and four-year institutions of higher education.
S2623 Permits establishment by county and four-year institutions of higher edu... This bill permits a four-year institution of higher education and a county college, in consultation with the Secretary of Higher Education and the New Jersey Presidents' Council, to partner in the establishment of a three...
S2617 Directs Secretary of Higher Education to establish communication campaig... This bill directs the Secretary of Higher Education, in consultation with public and independent institutions of higher education, to establish a Statewide "15 to Finish" communication campaign. The purpose of the campaig...
S2618 Requires institutions of higher education to enter into collective State... This bill requires each institution of higher education to enter into a collective Statewide reverse transfer agreement. Under the agreement, a student enrolled in a four-year institution of higher education who has a cum...
S2624 Establishes Dual Enrollment Study Commission.* This bill implements one of the recommendations of the College Affordability Study Commission. Current law permits a school district with a high school to enter into a dual enrollment agreement with one or more public ins...
S2620 Requires four-year institutions of higher education to offer accelerated... This bill requires four-year institutions of higher education to offer accelerated baccalaureate degree programs that students can complete in three years. The bill directs each four-year institution to offer a three-year...
S2619 Requires institutions of higher education to develop open textbook plan.* This bill provides that within 180 days of the bill's effective date, each four-year public and independent institution of higher education, after consultation with faculty members, must submit a plan to the Secretary of ...
S2670 Extends duration of first five designated UEZs for two additional years;... This bill extends the duration of the first five previously designated urban enterprise zones (UEZ) for two years beyond the date the five UEZs are scheduled to expire, thus continuing their participation in the Urban Ent...
S2578 Revises New Jersey College Loans to Assist State Students Loan Program t... This bill makes three changes to the New Jersey College Loans to Assist State Students (NJCLASS) Loan Program. First, it requires that the Higher Education Student Assistance Authority (HESAA) verify the financial informa...
S2573 Requires Higher Education Student Assistance Authority to establish inco... The bill directs the Higher Education Student Assistance Authority (HESAA) to establish an income-driven repayment option for an NJCLASS Loan Program loan. An income-driven repayment option is a student loan repayment pla...
S2711 Provides protections for children under the age of 18 with developmental... This bill provides protections for individuals with disabilities between the ages of 18 and 21 who have been subjected to abuse, neglect, or exploitation and are receiving services from the Division of Children's System o...
S2853 Allows individual to receive additional lifetime emergency assistance un... This bill would allow for an individual to receive additional lifetime emergency assistance benefits under certain circumstances. Currently, an individual is limited to 12 months of lifetime emergency assistance, plus an ...
ACR222 Urges Congress and President not to repeal Patient Protection and Afford... Urges Congress and President not to repeal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
SCR137 Urges Congress and President not to repeal Patient Protection and Afford... Urges Congress and President not to repeal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
S2793 Requires health insurers, SHBP and SEHBP to provide coverage for digital... This bill requires health insurers and health maintenance organizations, as well as health benefits plans or contracts which are issued or purchased pursuant to the New Jersey Individual Health Coverage Program, New Jerse...
S2804 Establishes New Jersey First-Time Home Buyer Savings Account Program; pr... This bill establishes the New Jersey First-Time Home Buyer Savings Account Program to encourage first-time home owners to accumulate savings necessary for first-time home ownership within this State. The bill provides for...
S2977 "Healthy Small Food Retailer Act"; provides funding to small food retail... This bill, the "Healthy Small Food Retailer Act," assists small food retailers operating in New Jersey, in low- and moderate-income urban and rural communities, by providing funds for retailers to increase the availabilit...
S2928 "Human Trafficking and Child Exploitation Prevention Act"; requires Inte... This bill, to be known as the "Human Trafficking and Child Exploitation Prevention Act," makes it an unlawful practice under the consumer fraud act to manufacture, sell, offer for sale, lease, or distribute a product that...
SJR98 Permanently designates April 23 as "Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiv... Permanently designates April 23 as "Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva Awareness Day" in New Jersey.
S2929 Requires certain employers with State contracts to pay their employees t... This bill would enhance the current law which provides employment protection for jury service. Currently, N.J.S.2B:20-17 prohibits an employer from penalizing an employee who is called for jury service. This bill would re...
S3006 Prohibits PANYNJ from providing assistance for enforcement of March 6, 2... This bill prohibits an employee or officer of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey (Port Authority) from providing any aid, resources, assistance, or support to any federal employee or representative to enforce P...
S3026 Clarifies and expands liability protections for food donations and glean... This bill would clarify and expand liability protections for food donations and gleaning activities. Under the federal "Bill Emerson Good Samaritan Food Donation Act," (42 U.S.C. s.1791) and existing State law, P.L.1982, ...
S3029 Establishes "Volkswagen Settlement Utilization Fund for Motor Vehicle Em... This bill directs the Department of Environmental Protection to establish and fund with moneys from the "Volkswagen Settlement Utilization Fund for Motor Vehicle Emissions Reduction and Air Pollution Control," establ...
S3030 Requires DEP to establish voluntary guidelines for K-12 schools and inst... This bill would require the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP), in consultation with other State agencies, to establish voluntary guidelines for K-12 schools and institutions of higher education to reduce, recov...
S3085 Increases duration and weekly amount of family temporary disability bene... This bill increases the weekly amount and duration of family leave insurance (FLI) benefits as follows: 1. The weekly amount of FLI benefits is increased from two thirds of a worker's average weekly wage to 80% of that av...
S3223 Establishes the "Sexual Assault Victim's Bill of Rights." This bill would establish a "Sexual Assault Victim's Bill of Rights" for victims of sexual violence. The bill would also require certain public employees to facilitate access to services for victims of sexual violence. Th...
A4496 "Healthy Small Food Retailer Act"; provides funding to small food retail... This bill, the "Healthy Small Food Retailer Act," assists small food retailers operating in New Jersey, in low- and moderate-income urban and rural communities, by providing funds for retailers to increase the availabilit...
S3240 Authorizes NJ Environmental Infrastructure Trust to expend certain sums ... This bill authorizes the New Jersey Environmental Infrastructure Trust (Trust) to expend up to $508.2 million and any unexpended balances from previous authorizations to provide loans with an interest rate at or below the...
S3248 Provides Medicaid coverage for family planning services to individuals w... This bill would provide Medicaid coverage for family planning services to individuals whose income does not exceed 200 percent of the federal poverty level. Specifically, the bill expands coverage of family planning servi...
A4927 Revises law concerning family leave, temporary disability and family tem... This bill revises the law concerning family leave, family temporary disability leave, and domestic or sexual violence safety leave. The bill expands the family members for whom individuals covered under the family tempora...
S3316 Repeals family cap in Work First New Jersey program. This bill repeals the section 7 of the "Work First New Jersey Act," which prohibits a household from gaining additional cash assistance benefits as a result of the birth of a child. Such policies that prevent an increase ...
S3307 Revises procedures for expunging criminal and other records and informat... This bill would revise procedures for expunging criminal and other records and information, including the shortening of certain waiting periods for expungement eligibility and increasing the number of convictions which ma...
S3308 Decreases waiting period to expunge entire juvenile record from five to ... This bill reduces the waiting period for expungement of an entire juvenile criminal record from five to three years. Under current law, a person's juvenile record may qualify for complete expungement if: (1) five years ha...
S3315 Increases amount of benefits under Work First New Jersey program by 30 p... This bill increases the maximum cash assistance benefit for families participating in the Work First New Jersey (WFNJ) program. The WFNJ program provides cash and other assistance to low-income New Jersey residents in ord...
A31 Increases amount of benefits under Work First New Jersey program by 30 p... This bill increases the maximum cash assistance benefit for families participating in the Work First New Jersey (WFNJ) program. The WFNJ program provides cash and other assistance to low-income New Jersey residents in ord...
S3354 Appropriates $8,992,898 to DEP from constitutionally dedicated CBT reven... The bill appropriates $8,992,898 to the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) to provide grants to various nonprofit entities to acquire or develop lands for recreation and conservation purposes. Of the total appro...
S3353 Appropriates $12.3 million from constitutionally dedicated CBT revenues ... This bill appropriates the sum of $12.3 million to the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) to provide funding for capital projects and park development on lands administered by the DEP's Division of Parks and For...
A33 Repeals family cap in Work First New Jersey program. This bill repeals the section 7 of the "Work First New Jersey Act," which prohibits a household from gaining additional cash assistance benefits as a result of the birth of a child. Such policies that prevent an increase ...
S3423 "Voter Privacy Act"; establishes protections for privacy of voters; proh... This bill, the "Voter Privacy Act," prohibits State and local entities from sharing the social security number, digitized signature, or New Jersey driver's license number or permit number of registered voters with the fed...
SR138 Honors life and service of Senator James Whelan. Honors life and service of Senator James Whelan.
SR139 Opposes elimination of federal tax deduction for property taxes containe... Opposes elimination of federal tax deduction for property taxes contained in Trump administration's recent federal tax reform proposal.
S3439 Designates Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City as "Jim Whelan Boardwalk Hall... This bill designates Boardwalk Hall, located at 2301 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, New Jersey, in memory of James "Jim" Whelan to commemorate his outstanding service to Atlantic City and the State. Under the bill, Boardwalk H...
SCR164 Urges Congress and President to permanently exempt Puerto Rico from Jone... Urges Congress and President to permanently exempt Puerto Rico from Jones Act.
SR136 Urges enactment of federal "Maternal Health Accountability Act of 2017." Urges enactment of federal "Maternal Health Accountability Act of 2017."
S3335 Permits individuals to submit TDI and family temporary disability leave ... This bill permits individuals to submit temporary disability and family temporary disability leave claims up to 60 days prior to the commencement of leave if an individual knows in advance when the leave will commence. Fu...
S3352 Appropriates $71,700,224 from constitutionally dedicated CBT revenues an... This bill appropriates $71,700,224 from constitutionally dedicated corporation business tax revenues, the "Garden State Green Acres Preservation Trust Fund," and various Green Acres bond acts to the Department of Environm...
S3350 Revises "Fair Foreclosure Act." This bill revises the "Fair Foreclosure Act," P.L.1995, c.244 (C.2A:50-53 et seq.) in two ways. First the bill specifies that a notice of intention to foreclose, including a notice of the right to cure the default, which ...
S3337 Expands liability of certain individuals associated with limited liabili... This bill expands liability of certain individuals associated with limited liability companies and other commercial entities. Specifically, the bill provides that, in addition to retaining the ability to hold a commercial...
S3341 Extends document submission deadlines under Economic Redevelopment and G... This bill extends for two years the document submission deadlines applicable to a business or developer that is seeking to receive tax credits under the Economic Redevelopment and Growth Grant Program and the Urban Transi...
S3371 Requires public and nonpublic schools to notify students and parents of ... This bill requires each school district and nonpublic school in the State to notify each student enrolled in the school district or nonpublic school and the student's parent or guardian of the availability of, and criteri...
S3373 Permits physician assistants to sign Physician Orders for Life-Sustainin... This bill allows physician assistants to sign, modify, or revoke Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment (POLST) forms, in the same manner as physicians and advanced practice nurses (APNs) are currently permitted. ...
S3372 Directs DOE to establish online applications for National School Lunch P... This bill would require the Department of Education to develop and make available to each school district and nonprofit nonpublic school participating in the National School Lunch Program or in a school breakfast program,...
S3406 Establishes special "Equality" license plates. This bill authorizes the Chief Administrator (chief administrator) of the New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission (commission) to issue special "Equality" license plates. The purpose of the bill is to support Garden State Equ...
SJR115 Designates November 2017 as "Hospice and Palliative Care Awareness Month." Designates November 2017 as "Hospice and Palliative Care Awareness Month."
S3334 Revises law concerning temporary disability leave. The bill provides that when a covered individual applies for temporary disability benefits for disability resulting from pregnancy or the birth of a child, the plan administering the covered individual's benefits must aut...
S3306 Prohibits certain employment discrimination based upon expunged criminal... This bill prohibits certain employment discrimination based upon a person's expunged criminal record. Under current law, an employer generally is prohibited from inquiring, either orally or in writing, about a candidate's...
S3300 Establishes Emerging Technology Urban Grant Program in EDA; appropriates... This bill establishes the Emerging Technology Urban Grant Program (program) in the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (EDA) to award grants to qualifying emerging technology businesses to encourage the businesses t...
S3262 Creates grant program for business accelerator and incubator networks; t... This bill directs the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (authority) to establish and administer the "Business Accelerator and Incubator Network Grant Program" (program) for the purpose of awarding grants to an ind...
S2915 Adjusts reference to population for library director position in unclass... A provision of the civil service law, N.J.S.A.11A:3-5, allows a city of the first class with a population of more than 300,000 to have a director of its free public libraries who is in the unclassified service of the civi...
S2967 Requires public and nonpublic secondary schools to annually conduct writ... This bill will require school districts, charter schools, and nonpublic schools to provide for an annual written or verbal substance use screening on each high school student. The screening will assess the student's risk ...
S3221 Enhances protections against fraudulent deed recordings. This bill enhances protections against fraudulent deed recordings by requiring the county recording officer to notify the transferor any time a deed transfer is being recorded for his or her property. To facilitate this r...
S3211 Requires hotel and multiple dwelling inspections every two years. This bill would increase the frequency of inspections under the "Hotel and Multiple Dwelling Law," P.L.1967, c.76 (C.55:13A-1 et seq.), from once every five years to once every two years. The additional oversigh...
A4870 "Safe Transportation Jobs and Fair Employment Rules Act." This bill enacts the "Safe Transportation Jobs and Fair Employment Rules Act," or the "STAFER Act," which requires certain subcontracted transportation center service workers to be paid certain wage rates. Specifically, t...
S3226 "Safe Transportation Jobs and Fair Employment Rules Act." This bill enacts the "Safe Transportation Jobs and Fair Employment Rules Act," or the "STAFER Act," which requires certain subcontracted transportation center service workers to be paid certain wage rates. Specifically, t...
S3212 Requires emergency contact information and 2-1-1 telephone system access... This bill requires emergency contact information and instructions on how to access the 2-1-1 telephone system be made available to every tenant and prospective tenant of a multiple dwelling. Under the bill, the following ...
S3098 Requires various State departments to provide linkages to information on... This bill mandates that the Department of Children and Families (DCF) prepare and make available on its Internet website, in an easily printable format, information on the program providing "baby boxes" and safe sleep edu...
SCR150 Urges Governor and DOH to include "at-risk infants or toddlers" in New J... Urges Governor and DOH to include "at-risk infants or toddlers" in New Jersey Early Intervention System.
S3097 Permits students at public institutions of higher education to donate un... This bill creates a new fund in the Department of State entitled the "New Jersey Emergency Meal Fund." The bill requires public institutions of higher education that offer meal plans to allow a student to voluntarily dona...
S3112 Provides sales and use tax exemption for sales of breast pumps, breast p... This bill provides an exemption from the sales and use tax for sales of breast pumps, breast pump collection and storage supplies, and certain services to breast pumps to eliminate the tax currently imposed on purchases o...
S3167 Requires certain candidates for employment with DOE to undergo criminal ... This bill requires a candidate for employment with the New Jersey Department of Education for a position which involves entering school facilities as part of the position's job responsibilities, to undergo a criminal hist...
S3174 Concerns timely provision of TDI benefits. This bill implements measures to facilitate the timely payment of benefits under the temporary disability insurance (TDI) law, P.L.1948, c.110 (C.43:21-25 et al.), and the family leave insurance (FLI) law, P.L.2008, c.17 ...
S3166 Requires public school to provide timely notification to parents concern... This bill requires the board of education of a school district to develop a policy to ensure that the parent or guardian of a student who undergoes any health screening conducted by the school physician, school nurse, or ...
S3168 Requires that executive county superintendents of schools who are member... This bill amends several sections of current law in which the executive county superintendent serves as a member of a board, to provide that the executive county superintendent will serve as an ex officio, non-voting memb...
S3175 Requires health insurance coverage for services and drugs related to con... This bill requires health insurance coverage for a comprehensive list of services, drugs, screenings, and counseling, related to contraception and reproductive health. The bill requires health insurers, the State Health B...
S3193 Establishes Higher Education Student Assistance Authority Review Task Fo... This bill establishes a 13-member task force, the Higher Education Student Assistance Review Task Force, to study and evaluate the authority's implementation of the New Jersey College Loans to Assist State Students (NJCLA...
S3067 Requires Commissioner of Education to develop guidelines for school dist... This bill requires the Commissioner of Education to develop guidelines for school districts regarding transgender students. The guidelines are intended to provide direction for schools in addressing common issues concerni...
S3069 Concerns for-profit post-secondary educational institutions. This bill provide that any proprietary institution, defined as a postsecondary private career school or educational institution that is operated for profit, shall be subject to the requirements of section 13 of P.L.2005, ...
S3068 Establishes Transgender Equality Task Force. This bill establishes the Transgender Equality Task Force, which is charged with assessing the legal and societal barriers to equality for transgender individuals in the State, and providing recommendations to the Legisla...
S3007 Establishes program to reimburse local governments for federal grant fun... This bill requires the Commissioner of Community Affairs to establish a program to provide grant funding to a county or municipality that has had its federal grant funding denied or reduced based upon its status as a sanc...
S3017 Prohibits health insurers, SHBP, SEHBP, certain health care providers, a... This bill prohibits health insurers and health maintenance organizations, as well as health benefits plans or contracts which are issued or purchased pursuant to the New Jersey Individual Health Coverage Program, New Jers...
A4568 Prohibits health insurers, SHBP, SEHBP, certain health care providers, a... This bill prohibits health insurers and health maintenance organizations, as well as health benefits plans or contracts which are issued or purchased pursuant to the New Jersey Individual Health Coverage Program, New Jers...
S3015 Requires study of program allowing community service in lieu of paying m... This bill requires the Department of Labor and Workforce Development, in consultation with the Department of the Treasury and the Motor Vehicle Commission, to study a program allowing community service as an alternative t...
S2950 Requires sending district to allow student to transfer to recovery high ... Under current law a sending district may enter into an agreement with a school district which has established a recovery high school alternative education program for the provision of services to a student who is enrolled...
SCR143 Condemns United States Executive Orders regarding immigration. Condemns United States Executive Orders regarding immigration.
S2819 Creates "Nourishing Young Minds Initiative Fund" in Dept. of Agriculture... This bill would establish a non-lapsing revolving fund in the Department of Agriculture to be known as the "Nourishing Young Minds Initiative Fund." The bill requires that all monies appropriated annually by the Legislatu...
SCR134 Expresses Legislature's intent that school districts and public institut... Expresses Legislature's intent that school districts and public institutions of higher education continue to act as safe zones and protect identities and data related to undocumented students and families.
S2808 Requires Commissioner of Education to develop guidance on identifying En... This bill directs the Commissioner of Education to develop guidance for school districts regarding the identification of English language learners for gifted and talented programs. The purpose of the guidance is to: (1) a...
A4453 Requires pupils who reside on certain federal property to enroll in resi... P.L.1988, c.12, which became effective on April 6, 1988, authorized the executive county superintendent of schools in Monmouth County to designate a school district as the district of residence for the students who reside...
S2881 Requires pupils who reside on certain federal property to enroll in resi... P.L.1988, c.12, which became effective on April 6, 1988, authorized the executive county superintendent of schools in Monmouth County to designate a school district as the district of residence for the students who reside...
S2880 Establishes NJ Supporting Knowledge and Investing in Life Long Skills Co... This bill establishes, in the Department of State, the New Jersey Supporting Knowledge and Investing in Life Long Skills (NJSKILLS) Commission. The purpose of the commission will be to evaluate changes in labor market nee...
SR98 Urges federal government to increase appropriations for impact aid payme... Urges federal government to increase appropriations for impact aid payments to eligible school districts.
S2879 Requires lead paint inspection prior to home purchases and tenant turnov... This bill would require every contract of sale of real property to include a provision requiring, as a condition of the sale, a lead evaluation contractor, certified to provide lead paint inspection services by the Depart...
S2757 Requires minimum of one school bus aide for every 15 special needs stude... This bill would establish a minimum ratio of school bus aides to special needs students on a school bus. Under the bill, a board of education or a contracted service provider that provides pupil transportation services mu...
S2577 Requires Higher Education Student Assistance Authority to provide annual... This bill directs the Higher Education Student Assistance Authority (HESAA) to annually submit to the Governor and to the President of the Senate and the Speaker of the General Assembly a report on the New Jersey College ...
S2709 Expands civil rights protections to include breastfeeding; requires empl... This bill expands certain civil rights protections under the "Law Against Discrimination" P.L.1945, c.169 (C.10:5-1 et seq.) to include breastfeeding and expressing milk or related medical conditions. Under this...
S2704 Establishes grant program for school districts and charter schools to de... This bill directs the Commissioner of Education to establish a dual language immersion program. Under the program, the commissioner will provide grants to school districts and charter schools to develop dual language imme...
S2635 Requires certain schools to maintain supply of opioid antidotes and perm... This bill would require a board of education, board of trustees of a charter school, and chief school administrator of a nonpublic school to develop a policy, pursuant to Department of Education guidelines, for the emerge...
S2608 Creates new $100 assessment for convictions of certain sexual offenses t... This bill creates a new $100 assessment to be imposed on person convicted of specified sexual offenses. These sexual offenses are the same as those which currently trigger the registration provisions of P.L.1994, c.133 (C...
S2616 Prohibits sale of unsafe supplemental mattresses designed for children's... This bill prohibits the sale of unsafe supplemental mattresses intended to be used by children in products such as non-full size cribs, portable cribs, play pens, and play yards. Pursuant to P.L.2007, c.124 (C.56:8-53.1 e...
S2609 Establishes public awareness campaign concerning the dangers of leaving ... This bill requires the Division of Highway Traffic Safety in the Department of Law and Public Safety, in consultation with the Department of Children and Families, to establish a public awareness campaign to provide infor...
S2595 Adjusts identification of first class cities and certain counties that m... A provision of the civil service law, N.J.S.A.11A:3-5, allows a city of the first class with a population of more than 300,000 to have a director of its free public libraries who is in the unclassified service of the civi...
S2510 Requires Higher Education Student Assistance Authority to obtain court o... Under current law, the Higher Education Student Assistance Authority (HESAA) may pursue, without a court order, a variety of means to collect on a defaulted student loan made pursuant to the New Jersey College Loans to As...
S2565 Requires certain public facilities and offices to provide on-site lactat... This bill would require every health care facility; federally qualified health center; county or municipal welfare office or agency; Medical Assistance Customer Center (MACC); One-Stop Career Center operated by, or under ...
S2561 Concerns timely provision of TDI anf family temporary disability benefits.* This bill requires the Division of Unemployment and Temporary Disability Insurance in the Department of Labor and Workforce Development to determine eligibility and to issue benefit payments to eligible individuals applyi...
A4175 Requires Commissioner of Education to develop guidance on identifying En... This bill directs the Commissioner of Education to develop guidance for school districts regarding the identification of English language learners for gifted and talented programs. The purpose of the guidance is to: (1) a...
S2497 Requires health care facilities to test for and remediate lead in drinki... This bill would require health care facilities to test for and remediate lead in drinking water, and disclose the test results. Specifically, under the bill, the owner or operator of a health care facility would be requir...
S2496 Requires color photo on firearms identification cards, permits to purcha... This bill requires firearms purchaser identification cards, permits to purchase a handgun, and permits to carry a handgun to display a color photograph of the cardholder. Currently, these cards and permits consist of sign...
SCR119 Establishes State School Aid Funding Fairness Commission. Establishes State School Aid Funding Fairness Commission.
SJR76 Designates September 20th of each year as Hispanic Journalist Pride Day. Designates September 20th of each year as Hispanic Journalist Pride Day.
S2460 Prohibits juror disqualification based on gender identity or sexual orie... R.S.10:1-8 provides that no citizen possessing all other qualifications prescribed by law shall be disqualified for jury service on account of race, color, creed, national origin, ancestry, marital status, or sex. This bi...
S2413 Makes supplemental appropriations totaling $9,563,415 to DOH for grants ... This bill makes supplemental appropriations to the Fiscal Year 2017 Appropriations Act in the amount of $9,563,415 to the Department of Health for Grants-in-Aid to Newark Beth Israel Hospital and St. Francis Medical Cente...
S2449 Requires health care professionals engaged in prenatal care to provide p... This bill mandates that the Department of Health, in consultation with the Department of Banking and Insurance, prepare and make available to hospitals and birthing centers informational literature on health insurance cov...
S2397 Directs State Board of Education to authorize computer science education... This bill directs the State Board of Education to authorize a computer science education endorsement to the instructional certificate. The endorsement would authorize the holder to teach computer science in all public sch...
S2372 Establishes State School Aid Funding Fairness Commission. This bill establishes the State School Aid Funding Fairness Commission, which will consist of four public members appointed as follows: two members appointed by the Governor; one member appointed by the Senate President; ...
S2396 Requires State to pay educational costs of students who reside in homele... Pursuant to P.L.2012, c.80, the State is required to pay the educational costs of any student who resides for more than one year in a domestic violence shelter or transitional living facility located outside the student's...
S2357 Allows nonimmigrant alien students who have applied for a green card to ... Pursuant to P.L.2013, c.170 (C.18A:62-4.4) a student, including a student without lawful immigration status, may pay in-State tuition at the State's public institutions of higher education if the student meets the followi...
S2351 Permits homeless to receive certified copy of birth certificate without ... This bill permits homeless people to obtain free certified copies of their birth certificates by submitting a request for the certificate to the State Registrar of Vital Statistics through a social worker or through the c...
S2348 Includes students who participate in school intramural sports programs i... Under current law, the Department of Education was required to develop and implement, by the 2011-2012 school year, a head injury safety training program on the recognition of the symptoms of head injuries and the appropr...
S2350 Exempts homeless from fee for non-driver identification cards. This bill allows homeless people to obtain, duplicate, or renew a non-driver identification card without paying fees to the Motor Vehicle Commission (MVC). For the fee to be waived, the bill requires a homeless person to ...
S2349 Establishes fee on single-use carryout bags used in certain stores and d... The bill would establish a fee on the use of single-use carryout bags provided by certain types of stores to customers and dedicate revenue from the fee to the "Health Schools and Community Lead Abatement Fund" establishe...
S2366 Establishes Farm to School Coordinating Council. This bill would establish the Farm to School Coordinating Council in the Department of Agriculture. The council would consist of five members as follows: the Secretary of Agriculture, or the secretary's designee; the Comm...
S2373 Permits municipal land banking in conjunction with online property datab... This bill allows municipalities to designate non-profit entities, and redevelopment entities, including the municipality itself when it serves as its own redevelopment entity, to act as land bank entities on behalf of the...
S2313 Requires school buildings to be equipped with emergency light and panic ... This bill requires that all public elementary and secondary schools be equipped with a panic alarm for use in a school security emergency including, but not limited to, a non-fire evacuation, lockdown, or active shooter s...
S2347 Permits certain municipalities to impose and collect payroll tax of up t... This bill would amend the "Local Tax Authorization Act," P.L.1970, c.326 (C.40:48C-1 et seq.), to permit the City of Newark to impose, by ordinance, an employer payroll tax at a rate of up to 1% of an employer's payroll. ...
S2081 Limits expulsions and suspensions for students in preschool through grad... Current law at N.J.S.18A:37-2 outlines the types of conduct that may constitute good cause for the suspension or expulsion of a student from school. This bill would place limits on expulsions and suspensions for students ...
SJR68 Urges Congress to ask US DOE and US DOL to modify regulations regarding ... Urges Congress to ask US DOE and US DOL to modify regulations regarding Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act to protect individuals with disabilities.
A3785 Requires State to pay educational costs of students who reside in homele... Pursuant to P.L.2012, c.80, the State is required to pay the educational costs of any student who resides for more than one year in a domestic violence shelter or transitional living facility located outside the student's...
SCR99 Proposes constitutional amendment authorizing Legislature to extend civi... Proposes constitutional amendment authorizing Legislature to extend civil service hiring preference to veterans who did not serve in time of war.
S2138 Requires board of education to provide an individual textbook for each s... This bill requires that the board of education of a school district provide an individual textbook for each student enrolled in each class in the district which uses a textbook. The bill defines a textbook as any book, wo...
S2139 Authorizes medical marijuana for treatment of dysmenorrhea. This bill adds dysmenorrhea, which is pain associated with menstruation, to the list of medical conditions for which a doctor may authorize medical marijuana for a patient. In order for a patient to be authorized for medi...
S2152 Establishes certain benefits for Class Two special law enforcement offic... This bill establishes certain benefits for Class Two special law enforcement officers. Under current law, Class Two special law enforcement officers only have full police powers while on duty and are required to return th...
S2022 Requires public and nonpublic schools to test drinking water for lead an... This bill would require every public and nonpublic school to immediately test the drinking water in the school for the presence of lead. In addition to immediately testing the drinking water upon enactment of this bill in...
SJR49 Designates third week in September of each year as "Go Gold for Kids wit... Designates third week in September of each year as "Go Gold for Kids with Cancer Awareness Week."
ACR131 Expresses Legislature's objections to certain recommendations included i... Expresses Legislature's objections to certain recommendations included in Governor's Educational Adequacy Report.
SCR90 Expresses Legislature's objections to certain recommendations included i... Expresses Legislature's objections to certain recommendations included in Governor's Educational Adequacy Report.
A3417 Designates portion of State Highway Route No. 21 as "Roberto Clemente Me... This bill designates the portion of State Highway Route No. 21 in the City of Newark as the "Roberto Clemente Memorial Highway" to honor the memory of Roberto Clemente, who wore the number 21 and played for the Pittsburgh...
S1474 Requires teacher preparation program for instructional certificate to in... This bill provides that, in addition to any other requirements adopted by the State Board of Education for teacher preparation programs, the State board must require that the preparation program for an instructional certi...
S1471 Requires that school district's request for permission to use unrecogniz... Under current State Board of Education regulations at N.J.A.C.6A:9B-5.5, if a board of education desires to use an unrecognized position title in the district, the board is required to submit to the executive county super...
S1841 Establishes hours during which alcoholic beverages may be sold on intern... This bill allows bars and restaurants operating within an international airport to sell alcoholic beverages between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 a.m. In general, a municipality may establish by ordinance the hours duri...
S1839 Requires each public institution of higher education to post its budget ... This bill requires each public institution of higher education to post by August 15 of each year its budget for the upcoming academic year on the institution's website for public inspection. The institution is also requir...
S1840 Prohibits charging fee to stop publishing personal identifying informati... This bill prohibits a person from soliciting or accepting any pecuniary benefit in exchange for not disclosing certain personal identifying information of another individual. The personal identifying information protected...
S1742 Establishes task force to study issues and make recommendations regardin... This bill establishes a 21-member task force to study issues and make recommendations related to the Marie H. Katzenbach School for the Deaf in New Jersey. The task force will study current issues concerning the school, i...
S1680 Establishes special license plates to bring awareness to breast cancer. This bill requires the Chief Administrator (chief administrator) of the New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission (commission) to establish special "Breast Cancer Awareness" license plates for motor vehicles registered in New J...
S1462 Designates portion of State Highway Route No.21 in City of Newark as "Ro... This bill designates the portion of State Highway Route No. 21 in the City of Newark as the "Roberto Clemente Memorial Highway" to honor the memory of Roberto Clemente, who wore the number 21 and played for the Pittsburgh...
S1463 Prohibits contribution action against local public entity for cleanup an... This bill prohibits any person from bringing an action for contribution against a local public entity for cleanup and removal costs or any other damages associated with a discharge of a hazardous substance. The prohibitio...
S1465 Directs DOH to develop plan to phase out use of latex gloves in health c... This bill directs the Commissioner of Health, in consultation with representatives of health care facilities, local health agencies, and food service establishments, to develop a plan to phase out the use of latex gloves ...
S1457 Requires members of governing boards of public institutions of higher ed... This bill requires a member of a governing board of a public institution of higher education to complete a training program developed or approved by the Secretary of Higher Education. Under the bill, the secretary would p...
S1464 The "Full Marriage Recognition for Civil Union Couples Act"; recognizes ... This bill, titled the "Full Marriage Recognition for Civil Union Couples Act," would, with respect to civil unions: - prohibit the formation of any new civil unions pursuant to P.L.2006, c.103 (C.37:1-28 et al.), since sa...
S1585 Establishes program allowing certain applicants to perform community ser... This bill establishes a "Motor Vehicle Surcharge Community Service Program," in the Department of Labor and Workforce Development to allow certain applicants to perform community service in lieu of paying certain motor ve...
S1466 Requires registration, inspection, testing, cleaning, and disinfection o... This bill requires the registration, inspection, testing, cleaning, and disinfection of cooling towers. Cooling towers, which use a recirculated water system, are associated with outbreaks of Legionnaire's Disease, a resp...
S1470 Requires labeling of foods containing genetically engineered material. This bill requires labeling of all foods containing genetically engineered material. The purpose of this bill is to enable consumers in the State to make knowledgeable decisions about food consumption based upon the discl...
A3058 Establishes Farm to School Coordinating Council. This bill would establish the Farm to School Coordinating Council in the Department of Agriculture. The council would consist of five members as follows: the Secretary of Agriculture, or the secretary's designee; the Comm...
S1461 Requires Commissioner of Education to declare educational state of emerg... This bill requires the Commissioner of Education to declare an "educational state of emergency" for school districts with very low proficiency rates in English language arts and literacy. Under the bill, an educational st...
S1453 Allows gross income tax credit for certain child and dependent care expe... This bill provides a nonrefundable credit against the New Jersey gross income tax for certain expenses paid for the care of a child or dependent when necessary for the taxpayer's employment. The credit is available to tax...
SJR40 Designates the second Friday of December of each year as "Paraprofession... Designates the second Friday of December of each year as "Paraprofessional and School-Related Personnel (PSRPs) in Our Schools Day" in New Jersey to recognize the contributions of paraprofessionals and school-related perso...
S1473 Establishes loan redemption program for teachers in certain fields to re... This bill establishes a loan redemption program in the Higher Education Student Assistance Authority (HESAA) to allow a teacher to redeem a portion of his NJCLASS loan amounts for service as a teacher in a high-need field...
S1467 Requires registration of certain vacant and abandoned properties with mu... This bill would require the responsible party for a vacant and abandoned property to register such property with the municipality in which the property is located and would provide enforcement tools to help ensure that th...
S1468 Authorizes local tax on storage of empty shipping containers. This bill would authorize municipalities to impose taxes on empty ISO shipping containers which are stored within their boundaries. A municipality would retain 75% of the amounts collected and remit 25% of the amounts col...
S1454 Establishes Department of Early Childhood. This bill establishes as a new principal department within the Executive Branch, the Department of Early Childhood. The bill transfers the functions of the current Division of Early Childhood Education in the Department o...
S1460 Establishes a loan redemption program for public school teachers who mee... This bill establishes a loan redemption program in the Higher Education Student Assistance Authority for public school teachers who meet certain academic requirements and who teach STEM subjects or special education. Unde...
S1472 Establishes pilot program in DOE to recruit disadvantaged or minority me... This bill establishes a pilot program in the Department of Education, in which the Commissioner of Education will recruit eligible participants and match them to teaching opportunities for which they may apply in chronica...
S1459 "Higher Education Citizenship Equality Act;" defines domicile for depend... The purpose of this bill is to address the difficult and unfair situation that faces some students who were born in the United States and are therefore citizens of this country, and are residents of the State of New Jerse...
S1451 Directs DOE to make database of special education decisions available on... This bill requires the Department of Education to maintain an electronic database of legal decisions concerning special education in New Jersey. The department must make the database available on its website so that it ca...
S1469 Creates program for installing standby emergency power generators in new... This bill creates a standard under the State Uniform Construction Code for those newly-constructed residential multiple dwellings in which at least 90 percent of the units will be occupied by seniors, and for which an app...
S1475 Establishes three-year Medicaid home visitation demonstration project. This bill establishes a three-year Medicaid home visitation demonstration project. The project would be designed to provide ongoing health and parenting information, parent and family support, and links to essential healt...
S1455 Requires full-day kindergarten in all school districts. This bill requires all school districts to provide full-day kindergarten programs for their students. If a school district does not currently provide full-day kindergarten, then the district would be required to begin off...
S1456 Makes supplemental appropriation of $18,000,000 from General Fund to DHS... This bill provides a supplemental appropriation of $18 million to the Department of Human Services to expand eligibility for "wrap around" child care services provided to families in former Abbott school districts. Histor...
S1458 Allows certain students including undocumented immigrants who meet certa... Under the bill, a student who meets the requirements established under P.L.2013, c.170 (C.18A:62-4.4), which was approved on December 20, 2013, is eligible to apply for, and participate in, any student financial aid progr...
S1452 Eliminates school district budget per pupil administrative cost limits. Under current law, the proposed budget submitted by a school district to the Commissioner of Education for approval may not include per pupil administrative costs which exceed its per pupil administrative cost limit. The ...
S1129 "Healthy Small Food Retailer Act"; provides funding to small food retail... This bill, the "Healthy Small Food Retailer Act," would assist small food retailers operating in New Jersey, in low and moderate income urban and rural communities, by providing funds for retailers to increase the availab...
S973 "Early Childhood Innovation Act"; establishes early childhood innovation... This bill establishes a five-year early childhood innovation loan pilot program for the purpose of encouraging private investment in early childhood services to reduce public expenditures related to those services. Under ...
S997 Makes supplemental appropriation of $103,000,000 from Property Tax Relie... This bill provides a supplemental appropriation of $103 million to the Department of Education to provide preschool education aid to additional school districts. Specifically, the bill directs the Commissioner of Educatio...
SR19 Designates February 2016 as "Career and Technical Education Month" in Ne... Designates February 2016 as "Career and Technical Education Month" in New Jersey.
S972 Establishes Child Advocacy Center-Multidisciplinary Team Advisory Board ... This bill would establish the Child Advocacy Center-Multidisciplinary Team Advisory Board, in but not of, the Department of Children and Families (DCF). The board's purpose would be to establish a certification program fo...
A2566 Establishes Response to Intervention initiative in DOE to support and en... This bill directs the Commissioner of Education to develop and establish an initiative to support and encourage the use of a Response to Intervention (RTI) framework by school districts to promote the achievement of all s...
S904 Permits conversion of fines for violation of certain municipal ordinance... This bill amends R.S.40:49-5 to permit the conversion of municipal court fines against an owner of real property for a zoning or property maintenance violation into municipal liens against the property cited in the offens...
S497 Requires DOE to train teachers and administrators and monitor districts ... This bill requires the Department of Education to establish inservice workshops and training programs to train public school teachers and administrators on procedures to prevent the inappropriate overidentification or dis...
S592 Requires president of public institution of higher education to regularl... This bill requires the president of each public institution of higher education, or his designee, to report to the governing board of the institution, at each of its regular meetings, all crimes, fires, and other emergenc...
A2107 Exempts homeless from fee for non-driver identification cards. This bill allows homeless people to obtain, duplicate, or renew a non-driver identification card without paying fees to the Motor Vehicle Commission (MVC). In order for the fee to be waived, a homeless person would be req...
A1139 Prohibits sale of unsafe supplemental mattresses designed for children's... This bill prohibits the sale of unsafe supplemental mattresses intended to be used by children in products such as non-full size cribs, portable cribs, play pens, and play yards. Pursuant to P.L.2007, c.124 (C.56:8-53.1 e...
A1877 "Healthy Small Food Retailer Act"; provides funding to small food retail... This bill, the "Healthy Small Food Retailer Act," would assist small food retailers operating in New Jersey, in low and moderate income urban and rural communities, by providing funds for retailers to increase the availab...
AJR37 Designates June 21 of each year as "ASK Day" to promote children's healt... Designates June 21 of each year as "ASK Day" to promote children's health and gun safety.
A2176 Criminalizes possession and sale of alpha-pyrrolidinopentiophenone (alph... This bill would amend sections 2 and 3 of P.L.2011, c.120 (C.2C:35-5.3a) and (C.2C:35-10.3a), to criminalize possession and sale of the synthetic drug alpha-pyrrolidinopentiophenone (alpha-PVP), which is also known by nam...
S447 Requires Commissioner of Education to include data on chronic absenteeis... This bill requires that, in the event that ten percent or more of the students enrolled in a public school are chronically absent, the school must convene a Chronic Absenteeism Coalition. The coalition must include at lea...
S499 Creates corporate business tax and gross income tax credits to fund educ... This bill authorizes corporate business and gross income tax credits for taxpayers who make contributions to the Education Enrichment Demonstration Program. Under the bill, a corporate business taxpayer would receive a ta...
A1458 Requires health care professionals engaged in prenatal care to provide p... This bill mandates that the Department of Health, in consultation with the Department of Banking and Insurance, prepare and make available to hospitals and birthing centers informational literature on health insurance cov...
A2106 Permits homeless to receive certified copy of birth certificate without ... This bill permits homeless people to obtain free certified copies of their birth certificates by submitting a request for the certificate to the State Registrar of Vital Statistics through a social worker or through the c...
S513 Requires State to reimburse counties for portion of holiday pay to count... This bill would require the State to reimburse counties for holiday pay provided to county employees performing a service in aid of State government on certain holidays. Under this bill, a county would compensate a county...
S494 Permits a child who moves out of a school district due to a family crisi... This bill provides that if a child moves out of a school district as a result of domestic violence, sexual abuse or other family crisis, the child must have the option of remaining enrolled in that district until the end ...
S467 Dedicates 30 percent of all UEZ sales tax revenues to respective UEZ acc... This bill requires that, as of July 1, 2015, 30 percent of all reduced rate sales tax revenues collected by qualified businesses in urban enterprise zones (UEZs) be deposited to the accounts held in the Enterprise Zone As...
S743 Directs Higher Education Student Assistance Authority to forgive certain... This bill directs the Higher Education Student Assistance Authority (HESAA) to forgive student loans offered through the New Jersey College Loans to Assist State Students (NJCLASS) Loan Program in the event of a student b...
S492 Authorizes executive county superintendent of schools to require impleme... This bill directs each executive county superintendent of schools to require collaboration among school districts in expanding the implementation of shared services among school districts within the county and outside of ...
S507 Authorizes the EDA to issue additional $50,000,000 in bonds to provide g... This bill authorizes the New Jersey Economic Development Authority to issue an additional $50 million in bonds to provide grants to support county vocational school district school facilities projects. The bill stipulates...
S508 Modifies various aspects of charter school program, including authorizat... This bill provides a new short title, the "Charter School Accountability and Authorizer Act," for the law governing charter schools in New Jersey, and makes various changes to the State's charter school program. The bill ...
S496 Establishes Response to Intervention initiative in DOE to support and en... This bill directs the Commissioner of Education to develop and establish an initiative to support and encourage the use of a Response to Intervention (RTI) framework by school districts to promote the achievement of all s...
S890 Revises statutes concerning firearms purchaser identification cards and ... This bill revises various statutes concerning the regulation of firearms. Firearms Purchaser Identification Under this bill, the current paper firearms purchaser identification card (FPIC) would no longer be issued to New...
S504 Prohibits the DOE from regulating the maximum salary amount a school dis... This bill would prohibit the Department of Education from regulating the maximum salary amount a board of education could provide to a superintendent of schools pursuant to the employment contract. The executive county su...
S512 Provides corporation business tax and gross income tax credits for value... This bill provides a credit against the corporation business tax and the gross income tax for the value of certain donations of fruits and vegetables that are made to food banks by commercial farm operators over a five-ye...
S509 Provides additional State aid to county colleges for students enrolled i... This bill provides State aid to county colleges to support the operation of career and technical education certificate programs offered by the county colleges. In the first academic year, the aid would total $1,500 per pu...
S436 Requires Department of Education to encourage boards of education to off... This bill requires the Department of Education to encourage each board of education to offer instruction in media literacy, including the means to demystify violent images, and to study the feasibility of incorporating th...
S557 "Madison Holleran Suicide Prevention Act"; requires institutions of high... This bill is entitled the "Madison Holleran Suicide Prevention Act." The bill requires an institution of higher education to have individuals with training and experience in mental health issues who focus on reducing stud...
S495 Establishes a pilot program in DOE to increase the length of the school ... This bill establishes a three-year public school district pilot program to increase the length of the school day and school year in the pilot districts. The goal of the pilot program will be to study the effects of a long...
S511 Requires employees of private entity with access to student information ... This bill provides that the Department of Education, school districts, and charter schools may not enter into a contract for the services of a private entity, which services will involve access to student information, inc...
S775 Enacts "Truth in Caller Identification Act"; prohibits manipulation of c... This bill, entitled the "Truth in Caller Identification Act," supplements the consumer fraud act, P.L.1960, c.39 (C.56:8-1 et seq.), to make it an unlawful practice for any person, in connection with any telecommunication...
S615 Establishes loan redemption program for teachers to redeem loan amounts ... This bill establishes the New Jersey College Loans to Assist State Students (NJCLASS) Teacher Loan Redemption Program in the Higher Education Student Assistance Authority. The program would allow a person to redeem a port...
SCR38 Urges United States Congress to approve "Puerto Rico Chapter 9 Uniformit... Urges United States Congress to approve "Puerto Rico Chapter 9 Uniformity Act of 2015."
S498 Requires each school district to annually submit interscholastic athleti... This bill requires each school district to annually submit to the Commissioner of Education a report on interscholastic athletic opportunities provided to male and female students in middle schools and high schools in the...
S292 Establishes driver's license for residents who cannot prove lawful prese... This bill establishes driver's licenses for New Jersey residents who cannot prove lawful presence in the United States. Specifically, under the provisions of this bill, the Motor Vehicle Commission (MVC) is required to is...
S757 Requires public school student with concussion to be evaluated by physic... This bill provides that a student enrolled in a school district who sustains a concussion must receive an evaluation by a licensed health care professional and written clearance from the licensed health care professional ...
SR15 Urges Congress not to cut funds from federal Preschool Development Grant... Urges Congress not to cut funds from federal Preschool Development Grant Program.
S491 Provides for designation of new charter school authorizers. Under current law, the Commissioner of Education is the sole entity charged with granting, renewing, and revoking charters of charter schools in the State. This bill permits the commissioner to retain his role as a charte...
S437 Requires candidates for teacher certification to complete technology tra... This bill requires that, beginning in the 2014-2015 school year, candidates for teaching certification and persons seeking certification through the alternate route successfully complete a technology training program. A &...
S500 Establishes the four-year "New Jersey Early Innovation Inspiration Schoo... This bill establishes the four-year "New Jersey Early Innovation Inspiration School Grant Pilot Program" in the Department of Education. The purpose of the pilot program is to develop and cultivate interest in the STEM (s...
S156 Criminalizes possession and sale of alpha-pyrrolidinopentiophenone (alph... This bill would amend sections 2 and 3 of P.L.2011, c.120 (C.2C:35-5.3a) and (C.2C:35-10.3a), to criminalize possession and sale of the synthetic drug alpha-pyrrolidinopentiophenone (alpha-PVP), which is also known by nam...
S501 Allows school districts to enter into school construction public-private... This bill allows a public school district to enter into a contract with a private entity, under a public-private partnership (P3) agreement, that permits the private entity to assume full financial and administrative resp...
S506 Establishes Statewide Assessment Review Task Force. This bill establishes the Statewide Assessment Review Task Force. The task force will assess the quality and effectiveness of State-required standardized assessments and identify best practices that will enhance their app...
S502 Establishes task force to study issues related to the establishment of f... This bill establishes a 21-member task force to study and evaluate issues associated with the establishment and implementation of full-day kindergarten. The task force will be comprised of: the Commissioner of Education; ...
S440 Prohibits cloud computing service providers from disclosing data collect... This bill prohibits cloud computing service providers from disclosing an educational record collected or maintained by the cloud computing service provider to any person other than a student, teacher, or staff member of t...
S638 Requires full-day kindergarten in all school districts and establishes u... This bill requires that all school districts provide full-day kindergarten programs to their resident students. If a school district does not currently provide a full-day kindergarten program, and is classified in distric...
S503 Requires that if a school district satisfies 80% or more of the required... This bill provides that in the case of a school district under partial or full State intervention, the State must withdraw from intervention in an area of school district effectiveness in which the district has satisfied ...
S823 Raises age requirement of compulsory school attendance from 16 to 18 yea... This bill raises the age requirement for compulsory school attendance from 16 to 18 years of age, except for students who graduate from high school prior to their eighteenth birthday. This change would first apply to chil...
S490 Permits payments in subsidized adoption until child becomes 21 years of ... This bill amends section 3 of P.L.1973, c.81 (C.30:4C-47), concerning payments to adoptive parents on behalf of a hard-to-place child in a subsidized adoption, to provide that payments may be made until the child becomes ...
S493 Modifies various aspects of charter school program including student enr... This bill implements certain measures to improve the oversight and accountability of charter schools. The bill does the following: (1) provides that students will be selected for enrollment in a charter school through a l...
S505 Requires State Board of Education to adopt standards and benchmarks of p... This bill directs the State Board of Education to establish standards for the continuous improvement of teacher preparation programs and the performance of candidates for teacher certification who complete the programs. T...
S510 "Port Support Zone Act of 2015." This bill establishes a "port support zone" surrounding the Port Newark-Elizabeth Port Authority Marine Terminal ("the port"). The port support zone will assist the port with the increase in shipping volume at the port ex...
S654 Establishes restricted use driver's license endorsement for certain moto... This bill establishes a restricted use driver's license endorsement to a basic driver's license for drivers whose licenses have been suspended or revoked for failure to pay certain motor vehicle surcharges or an accumulat...
Bill Number Motion Vote Date Vote
A2061 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 10/5/2017 Yea
A2503 Senate Floor: Concur Governor Recommendations 10/5/2017 Yea
A320 Senate Floor: Concur Governor Recommendations 10/5/2017 Yea
A3295 Senate Floor: Amend 10/5/2017 Yea
AJR77 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 10/5/2017 Yea
AJR77 Senate Floor: Enact Emergency Clause 10/5/2017 Yea
S110 Senate Floor: Amend 10/5/2017 Yea
S2332 Senate Floor: Amend 10/5/2017 Yea
S3439 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 10/5/2017 Yea
S3439 Senate Floor: Enact Emergency Clause 10/5/2017 Yea
S677 Senate Floor: Adopt Governor Recommendations 10/5/2017 Yea
S985 Senate Floor: Amend 10/5/2017 Yea
SR138 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 10/5/2017 Yea
SR139 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 10/5/2017 Yea
A1661 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 7/13/2017 Yea
S1731 Senate Floor: Amend 7/13/2017 Yea
S183 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 7/13/2017 Yea
S3422 Senate Floor: Enact Emergency Clause 7/13/2017 Yea
S3422 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 7/13/2017 Yea
A222 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 7/4/2017 Yea
A4352 Senate Floor: Concur Governor Recommendations 7/4/2017 Yea
A4969 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 7/4/2017 Yea
A5000 Senate Floor: Table Motion 7/4/2017 Yea
A5000 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 7/4/2017 Yea
A5001 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 7/4/2017 Yea
A5005 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 7/4/2017 Yea
S2 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 7/4/2017 Yea
S2 Senate Floor: Enact Emergency Clause 7/4/2017 Yea
S3311 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 7/4/2017 Yea
S956 Senate Floor: Concur Governor Recommendations 7/4/2017 Yea
A1458 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/29/2017 Yea
A1661 Senate Floor: Amend 6/29/2017 Yea
A1690 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/29/2017 Yea
A2441 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/29/2017 Yea
A2511 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/29/2017 Yea
A3381 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/29/2017 Yea
A3433 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/29/2017 Yea
A3532 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/29/2017 Yea
A3896 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/29/2017 Yea
A3908 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/29/2017 Yea
A4317 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/29/2017 Yea
A4432 Senate Floor: Enact Emergency Clause 6/29/2017 Yea
A4432 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/29/2017 Yea
A4453 Senate Floor: Table Motion 6/29/2017 Yea
A4453 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/29/2017 Yea
A4496 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/29/2017 Yea
A4568 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/29/2017 Yea
A4673 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/29/2017 Yea
A4713 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/29/2017 Yea
A4875 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/29/2017 Yea
A4895 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/29/2017 Yea
A4994 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/29/2017 Yea
A555 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/29/2017 Other
AJR37 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/29/2017 Yea
AJR54 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/29/2017 Yea
S1219 Senate Floor: Amend 6/29/2017 Yea
S1315 Senate Floor: Amend 6/29/2017 Yea
S1913 Senate Floor: Amend 6/29/2017 Yea
S2485 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/29/2017 Yea
S2512 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/29/2017 Yea
S278 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/29/2017 Yea
S2804 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/29/2017 Yea
S2820 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/29/2017 Yea
S2929 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/29/2017 Yea
S3181 Senate Floor: Amend 6/29/2017 Yea
S3212 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/29/2017 Yea
S3217 Senate Floor: Amend 6/29/2017 Yea
S3235 Senate Floor: Amend 6/29/2017 Yea
S3311 Senate Floor: Amend 6/29/2017 Yea
S3312 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/29/2017 Yea
S3377 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/29/2017 Yea
S4 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/29/2017 Yea
SJR104 Senate Floor: Rescind Vote 6/29/2017 Yea
SJR23 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/29/2017 Yea
SJR38 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/29/2017 Yea
A1139 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/26/2017 Yea
A1199 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/26/2017 Yea
A2176 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/26/2017 Yea
A31 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/26/2017 Yea
A33 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/26/2017 Yea
A3386 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/26/2017 Yea
A3480 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/26/2017 Yea
A3686 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/26/2017 Yea
A4399 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/26/2017 Yea
A4453 Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee: Reported Favorably 6/26/2017 Yea
A4673 Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee: Reported Favorably 6/26/2017 Yea
A4870 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/26/2017 Yea
A4895 Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee: Reported Favorably 6/26/2017 Yea
A4927 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/26/2017 Yea
A4969 Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee: Reported Favorably 6/26/2017 Yea
A4999 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/26/2017 Yea
S1162 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/26/2017 Yea
S1238 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/26/2017 Yea
S1285 Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee: Reported with Amendments 6/26/2017 Yea
S1295 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/26/2017 Yea
S1396 Senate Floor: Senate Substitute 6/26/2017 Yea
S18 Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee: Reported Favorably 6/26/2017 Yea
S1950 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/26/2017 Yea
S1996 Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee: Reported Favorably 6/26/2017 Yea
S2331 Senate Floor: Amend 6/26/2017 Yea
S2458 Senate Floor: Table Motion 6/26/2017 Yea
S2560 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/26/2017 Yea
S2721 Senate Floor: Amend 6/26/2017 Yea
S278 Senate Floor: Amend 6/26/2017 Yea
S2795 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/26/2017 Yea
S2853 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/26/2017 Yea
S2877 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/26/2017 Yea
S2881 Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee: Reported Favorably 6/26/2017 Yea
S2884 Senate Floor: Amend 6/26/2017 Yea
S2977 Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee: Reported Favorably 6/26/2017 Yea
S2978 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/26/2017 Yea
S3056 Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee: Reported Favorably 6/26/2017 Yea
S3095 Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee: Reported Favorably 6/26/2017 Yea
S3233 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/26/2017 Yea
S3275 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/26/2017 Yea
S3281 Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee: Reported with Amendments 6/26/2017 Yea
S3299 Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee: Reported Favorably 6/26/2017 Yea
S3311 Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee: Reported with Amendments 6/26/2017 Yea
S3312 Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee: Reported with Amendments 6/26/2017 Yea
S3317 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/26/2017 Yea
S3327 Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee: Reported with Amendments 6/26/2017 Yea
S3328 Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee: Reported Favorably 6/26/2017 Yea
S3329 Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee: Reported Favorably 6/26/2017 Yea
S3330 Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee: Reported Favorably 6/26/2017 Yea
S4 Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee: Reported with Substitution 6/26/2017 Yea
S447 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/26/2017 Yea
S956 Senate Floor: Adopt Governor Recommendations 6/26/2017 Yea
S960 Senate Floor: Table Motion 6/26/2017 Yea
SJR104 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/26/2017 Yea
SJR113 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/26/2017 Yea
SR132 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/26/2017 Yea
SR133 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/26/2017 Yea
SR98 Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee: Reported Favorably 6/26/2017 Yea
A1185 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/22/2017 Yea
A1690 Senate Floor: Amend 6/22/2017 Yea
A1761 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/22/2017 Yea
A1869 Senate Floor: Concur Governor Recommendations 6/22/2017 Yea
A1953 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/22/2017 Yea
A2221 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/22/2017 Yea
A2297 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/22/2017 Yea
A2993 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/22/2017 Yea
A2993 Senate Floor: Amend 6/22/2017 Yea
A3437 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/22/2017 Yea
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A3463 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/22/2017 Yea
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A4206 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/22/2017 Yea
A4230 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/22/2017 Yea
A4399 Senate Floor: Amend 6/22/2017 Yea
A445 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/22/2017 Yea
A4542 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/22/2017 Yea
A4630 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/22/2017 Yea
A621 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/22/2017 Yea
AJR115 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/22/2017 Yea
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S1497 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/22/2017 Yea
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S1739 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/22/2017 Yea
S1840 Senate Floor: Amend 6/22/2017 Yea
S1950 Senate Floor: Amend 6/22/2017 Yea
S2180 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/22/2017 Yea
S2305 Senate Floor: Table Motion 6/22/2017 Yea
S2320 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/22/2017 Yea
S2563 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/22/2017 Yea
S2704 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/22/2017 Yea
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S2805 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/22/2017 Yea
S2858 Senate Floor: Amend 6/22/2017 Yea
S2874 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/22/2017 Yea
S291 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/22/2017 Yea
S2947 Senate Floor: Table Motion 6/22/2017 Yea
S3012 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/22/2017 Yea
S3102 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/22/2017 Yea
S3181 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/22/2017 Yea
S3219 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/22/2017 Yea
S3223 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/22/2017 Yea
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S3331 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/22/2017 Yea
S3352 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/22/2017 Yea
S3353 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/22/2017 Yea
S3354 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/22/2017 Yea
S5 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/22/2017 Yea
S660 Senate Floor: Amend 6/22/2017 Yea
S726 Senate Floor: Amend 6/22/2017 Yea
SJR58 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/22/2017 Yea
A1139 Senate Floor: Amend 6/19/2017 Yea
A1645 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/19/2017 Yea
A1662 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/19/2017 Yea
A1955 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/19/2017 Yea
A2060 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/19/2017 Yea
A2221 Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee: Reported Favorably 6/19/2017 Yea
A2503 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/19/2017 Yea
A2926 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/19/2017 Yea
A3058 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/19/2017 Yea
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A3338 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/19/2017 Yea
A3347 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/19/2017 Yea
A3386 Senate Floor: Amend 6/19/2017 Yea
A3911 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/19/2017 Yea
A4088 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/19/2017 Yea
A4088 Senate Floor: Amend 6/19/2017 Yea
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S1219 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/19/2017 Yea
S1238 Senate Floor: Amend 6/19/2017 Yea
S1739 Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee: Reported Favorably 6/19/2017 Yea
S2453 Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee: Reported Favorably 6/19/2017 Yea
S2485 Senate Floor: Amend 6/19/2017 Yea
S2563 Senate Floor: Amend 6/19/2017 Yea
S2579 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/19/2017 Yea
S2615 Senate Floor: Table Motion 6/19/2017 Yea
S2616 Senate Floor: Amend 6/19/2017 Yea
S2662 Senate Floor: Amend 6/19/2017 Yea
S2704 Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee: Reported Favorably 6/19/2017 Yea
S2711 Senate Floor: Amend 6/19/2017 Yea
S2793 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/19/2017 Yea
S2836 Senate Floor: Enact Emergency Clause 6/19/2017 Yea
S2836 Senate Floor: Amend 6/19/2017 Yea
S2836 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/19/2017 Yea
S2838 Senate Floor: Amend 6/19/2017 Yea
S2844 Senate Floor: Concur Governor Recommendations 6/19/2017 Yea
S2883 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/19/2017 Yea
S291 Senate Floor: Senate Substitute 6/19/2017 Yea
S3029 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/19/2017 Yea
S3066 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/19/2017 Yea
S3067 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/19/2017 Yea
S3074 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/19/2017 Yea
S3080 Senate Floor: Table Motion 6/19/2017 Yea
S3081 Senate Floor: Table Motion 6/19/2017 Yea
S3102 Senate Floor: Amend 6/19/2017 Yea
S3118 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/19/2017 Yea
S3192 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/19/2017 Yea
S3193 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/19/2017 Yea
S3219 Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee: Reported Favorably 6/19/2017 Yea
S3223 Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee: Reported Favorably 6/19/2017 Yea
S3239 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/19/2017 Yea
S3240 Senate Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 6/19/2017 Yea
Role Committee
Detail Chairman Senate Committee on Education
Detail State Committee Member Senate Committee on Legislative Oversight
Detail State Committee Member Senate Select Committee on School Funding Fairness
Detail State Committee Member Senate Committee on Budget and Appropriations
Detail State Committee Member Senate Committee on Budget and Appropriations (Budget Hearings Only)
Name Title Role Description Location Address
Ivonne Rios Legislative Aide Research Assistant / Legislative Aide District Office 1 166 Bloomfield Avenue
Newark, NJ. 07104
BORN-
June 28, 1974
EDUCATION-
B.A. Drew University (English)
OCCUPATION-
Deputy Chief of Staff, Essex County Executive
LEGISLATIVE SERVICE- Senate 2008-present, Assistant Majority Leader 2010-present