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Pam Lampitt  -  (D) New Jersey
State Representative - New Jersey Assembly District 06
State Capitol
125 West State Street
Trenton, NJ 08625-1101
  • Phone: (856) 435-1247
  • Fax: (606) 292-2386
State District
1101 Laurel Oak Road
Voorhees, NJ 08043
  • Phone: (856) 435-1247
  • Fax: (856) 435-3849
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...
ACR25 Determines that Fish and Game Council's adopted rule to allow use of enc... Determines that Fish and Game Council's adopted rule to allow use of enclosed foothold traps is inconsistent with plain language and legislative intent of 1984 law banning animal traps of steel-jaw leghold type.
S260 Requires reservation of portion of tenant vouchers under State rental as... This bill would reserve a portion of the tenant-based rental assistance vouchers under the State rental assistance program (SRAP) for grants to veterans. Current law reserves a portion of SRAP funding for veterans who hav...
S307 Creates Veterans Diversion Program to divert eligible servicemembers awa... This bill creates a three-year Statewide Veterans Treatment Court Pilot Program which will have as a purpose the diversion of certain nonviolent offenders who are veterans away from the criminal justice system and into ap...
AR37 Expresses opposition to Iran's election to Commission on the Status of W... Expresses opposition to Iran's election to Commission on the Status of Women.
AR17 Urges New Jersey Supreme Court to adopt rules to expedite child custody ... Urges New Jersey Supreme Court to adopt rules to expedite child custody proceedings.
S92 Revises "Overseas Residents Absentee Voting Law"* This bill revises the "Overseas Residents Absentee Voting Law" to more closely resemble the federal overseas voting laws. Based on the federal Uniform Military and Overseas Voters Act, which was approved and recommended f...
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...
A2137 Requires health insurers to provide coverage for certain infant formulas. This bill amends P.L.2001, c.361 to clarify that all hospital, medical and health service corporations, individual, small employer and larger group insurers and health maintenance organizations shall provide coverage for ...
AJR18 Designates October of each year as "Opioid Abuse Prevention Month." Designates October of each year as "Opioid Abuse Prevention Month."
A1672 Establishes "Neighborhood Solar Energy Investment Program." This bill establishes the "Neighborhood Solar Energy Investment Program" to permit customers of an electric public utility to invest in solar energy projects. Under the bill, the Board of Public Utilities (board) board is...
A568 Requires ELEC to provide ethics training for governmental affairs agents. This bill requires the Election Law Enforcement Commission (ELEC) to provide a program on ethics for every governmental affairs agent no later than April 1 of every even-numbered year. Each governmental affairs agent is r...
A1342 Prohibits possession of ammunition capable of penetrating body armor. Prohibits possession of ammunition capable of penetrating body armor.
A1949 Permits certain breweries to sell beer at community farm markets. The bill permits the Director of the Division of Alcoholic Beverage Control to issue a permit to the holder of a limited or restricted brewery license to sell beer at a community farm market. Under the bill, a permit to 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...
A429 Prohibits "gay panic" defense for murder; prevents reduction of murder c... This bill would prohibit the use of a so-called "gay panic" defense for the commission of murder. The bill is intended to prevent a defendant from seeking the reduction of a murder charge to a charge of manslaughter commi...
A191 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...
A612 The "Municipal Volunteer Property Tax Reduction Act"; permits certain mu... This bill permits any municipality, by resolution, to create a "Municipal Volunteer Property Tax Reduction Program," permitting a municipal resident, age 60 years or older, who has owned and lived in a home in the municip...
A1378 Makes FY 2016 supplemental Grants-in-Aid appropriation of $10 million to... This bill makes a FY 2016 supplemental Grants-in-Aid appropriation of $10,000,000 to the Department of Community Affairs. The Lead Hazard Control Assistance Fund provides funding to address lead-based paint in New Jersey ...
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'...
A457 Authorizes medical marijuana for qualifying patients with post-traumatic... This bill adds post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) to the list of debilitating medical conditions that would qualify a patient to receive medical marijuana under the New Jersey Compassionate Use Medical Marijuana Act. P...
ACR14 Urges Congress to pass legislation allowing veterans to receive hospital... Urges Congress to pass legislation allowing veterans to receive hospital care and medical services at non-VA facilities.
A1479 Permits developer to qualify for low-interest loan from NJEDA when build... This bill requires the executive director of the New Jersey Economic Development Authority ("authority"), in consultation with the Commissioner of Community Affairs, to establish and administer a program that makes low-in...
AJR46 Creates the "New Jersey Biotechnology Task Force." Creates the "New Jersey Biotechnology Task Force."
A302 Increases distribution to municipalities from Energy Tax Receipts Proper... Increases distribution to municipalities from Energy Tax Receipts Property Tax Relief Fund over five years to restore municipal aid reductions; requires additional aid to be subtracted from municipal property tax levy.
A569 Requires all elected or appointed local government officers to receive e... This bill would supplement the "Local Government Ethics Law," P.L.1991, c.29 (C.40A:9-22.1 et seq.), to require all local government officers to complete training concerning the requirements of that law and any ...
A1347 Requires criminal history record check of school district volunteers. This bill requires that an individual who volunteers on an unpaid basis in a public school district to provide direct services to, or has direct contact with, pupils on a regular basis, without the supervision of school e...
A1743 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 ...
A1798 Expands eligibility for veterans' civil service preference; creates addi... This bill would expand eligibility for veterans' hiring preference in the civil service so that individuals who are eligible for veterans' preference in the federal civil service, but are not eligible for preference in th...
A598 Modernizes the distribution of gross income tax refunds by making direct... This bill makes direct deposit the default method for the distribution of gross income tax refunds. The purpose of the bill is to modernize gross income tax refund distribution for increased efficiency. Under the bill, th...
A1639 Increases personal needs allowance to $50 for recipients of Medicaid and... This bill would increase the personal needs allowance for veterans and their spouses who are recipients of Medicaid or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and reside in a nursing home or developmental center, or are patien...
A1670 Establishes Office of Student Loan Ombudsman; regulates student loan ser... This bill establishes the Office of the Student Loan Ombudsman and regulates student loan servicers. The bill creates within the Department of Banking and Insurance the Office of the Student Loan Ombudsman. Under the bill...
A2180 Requires provisions regarding sellers' obligation to deliver marketable ... This bill, which supplements the "Fair Foreclosure Act," P.L.1995, c.244 (C.2A:50-53 et seq.), addresses situations in which a residential mortgage lender forecloses on a residential property, buys the property at the res...
A1201 Establishes the New Jersey Task Force on Child Support Reform. This bill creates a 16 member task force to review current law, practices and procedures of the New Jersey Child Support program and related statutes. The task force shall include six public members and four members of th...
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...
A301 Enhances the reporting and disclosure requirements concerning State tax ... This bill enhances certain reporting and disclosure requirements regarding State development subsidies, including tax expenditures, and imposes a ten-year limitation on the duration of new State tax expenditure enactments...
A1654 "Uncompensated Pending Medicaid Beneficiary Payment Relief Act"; provide... This bill, designated the "Uncompensated Pending Medicaid Beneficiary Payment Relief Act," would provide payments to certain nursing facilities for residents who have applied for Medicaid but whose eligibility has not bee...
A308 Prohibits persons convicted of criminal animal cruelty offenses from own... This bill, designated as "Moose's Law," prohibits a person who has been convicted of a criminal animal cruelty offense in this State, or in any other state or jurisdiction, from: 1) commencing, operating, applying for emp...
A146 Establishes Disparity in Treatment of Persons with Disabilities in Under... This bill establishes the Disparity in Treatment of Persons with Disabilities in Underrepresented Communities Commission in, but not of, the Department of Community Affairs. Minorities often have less access to health car...
A1989 Provides State aid for certain adult education programs. This bill provides State school aid to school districts and certain county colleges that provide adult education programs. Under the bill, beginning in the 2015-2016 school year, a school district or county college will r...
A621 Permits bowling alleys, including alleys licensed to sell alcoholic beve... This bill provides that the operator of a bowling alley, including a bowling alley for which a plenary retail consumption license has been issued, will be eligible to be issued for that premises an amusement game license ...
A698 Designates "I'm From New Jersey" as the State song. "I'm From New Jersey" is a State song, written, published, recorded and produced especially for and dedicated to the State of New Jersey. It is a State song which is also adaptable for local use to any municipal...
A1874 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...
A783 "Music Therapist Licensing Act." "Music Therapist Licensing Act."
A311 Requires disclosure of breach of security of online account. This bill requires entities that compile or maintain computerized records that include information permitting access to an online account to disclose to consumers any breach of security of the information. Under current l...
A1199 Permits a victim or witness of any age to testify by closed circuit tele... This bill permits certain domestic violence victims and witness to testify against an alleged abuser via closed circuit television in prosecutions for a crime or offense involving domestic violence. The bill provides that...
A1923 Provides a corporation business tax credit for certain investment in man... This bill allows a corporation business tax credit for 20% of the costs of manufacturing equipment installed at a manufacturing facility in this State and 20% of the costs of improvements or additions that result in the r...
A2066 Establishes publicly accessible domestic violence Internet registry. This bill requires the Administrative Office of the Courts in conjunction with the State Police and the Attorney General to develop and maintain a system to make certain domestic violence registry information publicly ava...
A843 Requires counseling for certain domestic violence offenders. This bill would require that defendants convicted of an offense involving domestic violence who are placed on probation or have their sentence suspended to attend domestic violence counseling. Under current law a court ma...
A1133 Requires professional boards to provide for online processing of applica... This bill stipulates that each professional or occupational board designated in section 2 of P.L.1978, c.73 (C.45:1-15) shall provide on its Internet website a secure process to allow applicants to complete online any app...
A1855 Concerns outreach and training for minorities and women in the construct... This bill reconciles certain provisions of P.L.2009, c.313 (C.52:38-7) and P.L.2009, c.335 (C.52:40-1 et seq.). Specifically, the bill modifies the language used in section 6 of P.L.2009, c.335 (C.52:40-6) to describe the...
A2090 Clarifies that definition of mental illness in law governing involuntary... This bill amends the law governing involuntary commitment to treatment to clarify that the definition of the term "mental illness" includes substance use disorder if a person's substance use disorder makes the p...
A1413 Requires notification of local law enforcement prior to expungement of c... This bill provides for certain law enforcement officials to be notified when a person applies to the court to have a mental health record expunged for the purposes of purchasing a firearm. Current law requires licensed fi...
A405 Dedicates $140,000 of revenue from motor vehicle violations to DHS for b... This bill would change the statutory dedication of a portion of revenue from fines and penalties form motor vehicle violations to provide funding, currently dedicated to the "New Jersey Brain Injury Research Fund," to fun...
A2046 "Historic Property Reinvestment Act"; provides credits against certain t... This bill, the "Historic Property Reinvestment Act," provides tax credits for the cost of rehabilitating historic properties in this State. The bill creates two tax credits for up to 25 percent of the taxpayer's outlay fo...
A1663 Requires DLPS to establish and make available to law enforcement agencie... This bill requires each county and municipal law enforcement department to develop and adopt a cultural diversity training course that includes instruction and exercises designed to promote positive interaction with the r...
A452 Requires reservation of portion of tenant vouchers under State rental as... This bill would reserve a portion of the tenant-based rental assistance vouchers under the State rental assistance program (SRAP) for grants to veterans. Current law reserves a portion of SRAP funding for veterans who hav...
A2160 Provides that President of Municipal Clerks' Association of New Jersey a... This bill increases the membership of the Government Records Council (GRC) from five to seven members. Currently, the GRC consists of five members: the Commissioner of Community Affairs; the Commissioner of Education; and...
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...
A547 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...
A1988 Provides additional State school aid to county vocational school distric... This bill provides that a county vocational school district may apply to the Commissioner of Education for vocational education expansion aid if the district plans to increase its resident enrollment by more than 10 perce...
A544 Requires annual notice of assessment on property to contain bolded notic... This bill, which amends section 32 of P.L.1991, c.75 (C.54:4-38.1), would require the statutory notice of annual assessment, usually mailed in late January, to contain the deadline to file an appeal of the assessment in b...
A1477 Provides gross income tax credit for certain contributions to New Jersey... This bill provides a credit against the gross income tax for certain contributions to the New Jersey Better Educational Savings Trust (NJBEST) program. Under the bill, taxpayers having gross income not in excess of $500,0...
A2050 Decriminalizes possession of 15 grams or less of marijuana, imposes civi... This bill would decriminalize possession of 15 grams or less of marijuana. This bill amends N.J.S.2C:35-10, possession, use or being under the influence, to provide that a person who is found to possess 15 grams or less o...
A2041 Requires court to issue animal protective orders against persons found g... This bill would authorize a court, upon finding a person guilty of abusing an animal or otherwise violating the State animal cruelty laws, to issue an animal protection order against the person adjudged guilty of the abus...
AJR41 Designates May of each year as "Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Mon... Designates May of each year as "Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month" and first Monday in May as "Melanoma Monday."
A305 The New Jersey Battlefield to Boardroom Act; Provides corporation busine... This bill is entitled "The New Jersey Battlefield to Boardroom Act." The bill provides a corporation business tax credit and gross income tax credit for qualified wages of certain veterans. The purpose of this bill is to ...
A1934 Exempts veterans' organizations from nonprofit corporation annual report... This bill exempts veterans' organizations which organize as corporations under the "New Jersey Nonprofit Corporation Act," N.J.S.A.15A:1-1 et seq., from paying the annual report filing fee. Under current law, nonprofit co...
A1148 Revises law concerning sexually oriented businesses. This bill would amend current law to prohibit the operation of a sexually oriented business within 2,500 feet, increased from the current 1,000 feet, of any existing sexually oriented business, any church, synagogue, temp...
A1757 Requires public institutions of higher education to waive or reimburse a... This bill requires public institutions of higher education to waive or reimburse the public institution's application fee and fee for the receipt or transmission of a transcript for veterans, members of the Armed Forces o...
A1189 "Garden State Manufacturing Jobs Act." This bill permits the establishment of a new type of corporation termed as a Garden State Corporation. Garden State Corporations would be corporations that are principally engaged in manufacturing, principally utilizing f...
A1953 Allows installment payments for senior and disabled property taxpayers t... This bill will allow senior or disabled citizens who are paid or credited homestead credits or homestead property tax reimbursement amounts, or both, in amounts greater than they are entitled to, to repay the overpayment ...
A381 Requires DCA to establish procedures for inspection and abatement of mol... This bill provides for the establishment of certain procedures for the inspection, identification, evaluation, and abatement of mold hazards in residential buildings and school facilities based upon, but not limited to, i...
A152 Increases personal needs allowance to at least $50 for low-income person... This bill increases to a minimum of $50 the monthly personal needs allowance (PNA) which may be provided to persons who reside in nursing facilities, State or county psychiatric hospitals, and State developmental centers ...
A599 Allows modernization for the form of disbursement for certain State gove... This bill modernizes the methods of disbursing State governmental payments to increase efficiency through standardization and provide a more accessible form of payment receipt for recipients lacking access to banking inst...
A524 Authorizes innocent spouse relief under the gross income tax. This bill explicitly authorizes innocent spouse relief under the gross income tax. The purpose of this bill is to allow innocent spouses to disentangle themselves from the gross income tax liabilities of their tax deficie...
A907 Establishes the New Jersey Task Force on Domestic Violence and Abuse. This bill would create a 16 member task force to review current law, practices, and procedures in New Jersey concerning domestic violence and abuse. The task force would include the Commissioners of Children and Families,...
A1742 Establishes teacher recruitment grant program in DOE; appropriates $6 mi... This bill establishes a competitive grant program in the Department of Education to provide funding to an organization that recruits, trains, and places new teachers in high poverty school districts. The selected organiza...
A755 Requires dealership to notify buyers of recalls on used motor vehicles f... This bill requires a car dealer to provide information to any potential buyer of a used motor vehicle with outstanding recalls. As provided in the bill, it would be an unlawful practice under the consumer fraud act for a ...
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...
A603 Authorizes application for dismissal of a "Strategic Lawsuit Against Pub... This bill would address the problem of "SLAPP" lawsuits ("Strategic Lawsuits Against Public Participation"). "SLAPP" suits are meritless actions brought against individuals who speak out about public issues. Under section...
A1350 Creates self-defense justification for victims of domestic violence. This bill would create a self-defense justification for victims of domestic violence. The bill would make evidence surrounding a domestic violence restraining order admissible and relevant to a determination whether the u...
AJR52 Designates May of each year as "Small Business Month" in New Jersey. Designates May of each year as "Small Business Month" in New Jersey.
A2515 Establishes New Jersey Military Skills Council. This bill establishes the New Jersey Military Skills Council. The council is established in the Department of State, and is comprised of the Secretary of State, the Adjutant General, the Commissioner of Labor and Workforc...
A2448 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...
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...
A1599 Requires condominium and homeowners' associations to provide information... This bill would require condominium associations and homeowners' associations to cooperate to the fullest possible extent with federal home loan insurance providers, by responding fully and expediently to any questionnair...
A2449 Establishes "Adopt a Monarch Butterfly Waystation" program. This bill would establish an "Adopt a Monarch Butterfly Waystation" program in the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP). This bill would authorize groups, organizations, businesses, and individuals to "adopt" assi...
A2523 Establishes an apprenticeship requirement to qualify for an electrical c... This bill revises the qualifications for an electrical contractor's license. In order to qualify, an individual must have been employed or engaged in the business of electrical construction and installation for a period o...
A2518 Facilitates coordination of land use planning between civilian and milit... This bill implements recommendations set forth in the New Jersey Military Installation Growth and Development Task Force Report concerning land use planning in order to minimize civilian encroachment upon military install...
A2643 Permits wineries to operate salesrooms in certain municipalities with re... This bill requires the Director of the Division of Alcoholic Beverage Control to authorize a winery to operate a salesroom in a municipality that prohibits the retail sale of all alcoholic beverages, including wine, or ce...
A2322 Requires DCPP to implement policies and procedures to ensure caseworker ... This bill designated as "Leah's Law," requires the Division of Child Protection and Permanency in the Department of Children and Families to implement a caseworker safety intervention plan. The plan would, at a minimum: e...
A2352 Requires Commissioner of Education to include data on chronic absenteeis... This bill requires that, in the event that 10 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 leas...
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...
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...
A2789 Allows use of rear view backup camera and parking sensors during road test. This bill clarifies that a probationary driver's license applicant is permitted to use a rear view backup camera when taking the road test administered by the Motor Vehicle Commission. In addition, the bill clarifies that...
A2786 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...
A3054 Establishes NJ "Farm-to-Table Restaurant" awards program.* This bill would require the Department of Agriculture, in coordination with any agricultural, aquaculture farming, or restaurant organization as determined appropriate by the department, to establish and promote an awards...
A2993 Requires Medicaid coverage for diabetes self-management education, train... This bill requires Medicaid coverage for diabetes self-management education, training, services, and equipment for patients diagnosed with diabetes, gestational diabetes, and pre-diabetes. The bill specifically requires t...
A3053 Directs the Div. of Travel and Tourism to publish on its website informa... This bill directs the Division of Travel and Tourism to publish on its Internet website, and update as appropriate information on farm-to-table restaurants by region in New Jersey. The bill also directs the division to es...
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.
A3047 Creates viticulture trail tourist directional signs. This bill creates a "Viticulture Trail Sign Program." The purpose of the program is to provide awareness of and directional guidance to viticulture in the State through roadway signs, and support a trail-like path. Specif...
A2965 Requires DOH to establish "New Jersey Autism Website." This bill is designed to make certain information available to the public that will promote autism awareness and enhance efforts at early detection and treatment of children with autism spectrum disorders. Specifically, t...
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...
A2815 Revises "Overseas Residents Absentee Voting Law" to mirror federal law; ... This bill revises the "Overseas Residents Absentee Voting Law" to more closely resemble the federal overseas voting laws. Based on the federal Uniform Military and Overseas Voters Act, which was approved and recommended f...
ACR161 Establishes "Joint Legislative Task Force on Drinking Water Infrastructu... Establishes "Joint Legislative Task Force on Drinking Water Infrastructure."
S1732 Establishes "Adopt a Monarch Butterfly Waystation" program. This bill would establish an "Adopt a Monarch Butterfly Waystation" program in the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP). This bill would authorize groups, organizations, businesses, and individuals to "adopt" assi...
A3414 Requires Dept. of Agriculture to create clearinghouse website for vendor... This bill would require the Department of Agriculture, in consultation with the New Jersey Food Council, to establish and maintain, or partner with a nonprofit organization to establish and maintain, a website to serve as...
A3411 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,...
A3424 Requires prescribers to discuss addiction risk associated with certain d... This bill requires health care professionals with prescribing authority to discuss the addiction potential of certain prescription medications prior to issuing a prescription for the medication to a patient who is under 1...
A3438 Requires initial determination of unemployment benefits to be made withi... This bill requires the Division of Unemployment and Temporary Disability Insurance in the Department of Labor and Workforce Development to make the initial determination of a claim for unemployment benefits and notify the...
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,...
A3405 Permits certain public institutions of higher education to make purchase... This bill would permit certain public institutions of higher education to act as participating contracting units in a cooperative pricing system established pursuant to State law. Under section 11 of P.L.1971, c.198 (C.40...
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...
A3433 "Uniform Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act"; authorizes executor, a... This bill would enact the "Uniform Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act" (UFADAA). The act was promulgated by the Uniform Law Commission in 2014 and revised by the commission in 2015. Summary Under the UFADAA, the tradi...
A3539 Requires public and nonpublic schools to test for and remediate lead in ... This bill would require public and nonpublic schools to test for and remediate lead in drinking water, and disclose their test results. Specifically, under the bill, each school district, charter school, and nonpublic sch...
A3610 Increases accidental death benefit to 70 % of final compensation for sur... Under current law, if a member of the State Police Retirement System (SPRS) dies in the performance of duty, the surviving spouse receives a pension of 70% of final compensation or of adjusted final compensation, as appro...
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...
S1992 Facilitates coordination of land use planning between civilian and milit... This bill implements recommendations set forth in the New Jersey Military Installation Growth and Development Task Force Report concerning land use planning in order to minimize civilian encroachment upon military install...
S2061 Increases accidental death benefit to 70% of final compensation for surv... Under current law, if a member of the State Police Retirement System (SPRS) dies in the performance of duty, the surviving spouse receives a pension of 70% of final compensation or of adjusted final compensation, as appro...
S2156 Requires prescribers to discuss addiction risk associated with certain d... This bill requires health care professionals with prescribing authority to discuss the addiction potential of certain prescription medications prior to issuing a prescription for the medication to a patient who is under 1...
A3616 Establishes performance and training standards for certain Medicaid tran... This bill would require a provider of transportation services under the Medicaid program to ensure that these services are provided within 15 minutes of the pre-arranged time scheduled by the person seeking the services a...
S2205 Requires professional boards to provide for online processing of applica... This bill stipulates that each professional or occupational board designated in section 2 of P.L.1978, c.73 (C.45:1-15) shall provide on its Internet website a secure process to allow applicants to complete online any app...
S20 Prohibits person whose driver's license is suspended for DWI from operat... This bill prohibits any person whose driver's license currently is suspended or revoked for driving while intoxicated or refusing to take a breathalyzer test in this State or another state from operating, during the perio...
A3917 Enters New Jersey in multistate Nurse Licensure Compact. This bill would enter New Jersey in the Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC) - a multistate compact that establishes a mutual recognition system for the licensure of registered professional nurses and licensed practical nurses. ...
A3884 Appropriates funds to DEP for environmental infrastructure projects for ... This bill appropriates certain federal and State moneys to the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) for the purpose of implementing the State Fiscal Year 2017 New Jersey Environmental Infrastructure Financing Prog...
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...
A3918 Modifies State's solar renewable energy portfolio standards.* This bill, would establish a 25-member "New Jersey Solar Energy Study Commission" and modify the State's solar renewable energy portfolio standards. The commission would comprise the President of BPU, the Commissioner of ...
A3969 Requires DOH to establish Zika Virus State Action Plan. This bill requires the Department of Health (DOH) to develop a Zika Virus State Action Plan to reduce the impact of infection from the virus on residents of New Jersey. The plan, at a minimum, would: identify protocols fo...
AR134 Urges President and Congress of US to enact S.2137, "Military Family Sta... Urges President and Congress of US to enact S.2137, "Military Family Stability Act."
S2276 Modifies State's solar renewable energy portfolio standards.* This bill would establish the "New Jersey Solar Energy Study Commission" and modify the State's solar renewable energy portfolio standards. The commission would comprise the President of the Board of Public Utilities (BPU...
AR163 Urges New Jersey Supreme Court and Attorney General to revise their join... Urges New Jersey Supreme Court and Attorney General to revise their jointly-created County Domestic Violence Working Groups to add additional members and responsibilities.
AR162 Urges New Jersey Supreme Court to create Technology Task Force within Su... Urges New Jersey Supreme Court to create Technology Task Force within Supreme Court's State Domestic Violence Working Group.
A4040 Requires training for law enforcement officers and assistant county pros... Currently, the Office of the Attorney General is responsible for training all law enforcement officers in the handling and investigation of domestic violence reports. Law enforcement officers are required to attend an ini...
A4034 Establishes "Monica's Law" requiring evidence-based risk assessments in ... This bill establishes a risk assessment pilot program in Essex and Passaic Counties, and is named for thirty-one year old Monica Paul who, in June, 2008 was shot to death in the presence of her 11 year old daughter at a M...
S2477 Concerns certain unused portions of tax credits issued to insurance prem... This bill authorizes the payment of refunds for certain unused portions of tax credits that are issued to insurance premiums taxpayers under the Business Employment Incentive Program. Under current law, a business that ha...
A4086 Establishes program to provide free tuition under State Tuition Aid Gran... This bill establishes the Two to Four Tuition Free Students Program within the State Tuition Aid Grant Program. The program will provide free tuition to certain students who are accepted for admission to a four-year publi...
A4088 Establishes "High School to College Readiness Commission" to examine iss... This bill establishes a High School to College Readiness Commission. Under the bill, the commission will consist of 18 members including: the Commissioner of Education, the Secretary of Higher Education, and the Executive...
A4087 Establishes "New Jersey College Ready Students Program Act"; provides tu... This bill establishes the "New Jersey College Ready Students Program Act." Under the bill, the Commissioner of Education, in consultation with the Secretary of Higher Education, is directed to establish a program to provi...
A4083 Concerns certain unused portions of tax credits issued to insurance prem... This bill authorizes the payment of refunds for certain unused portions of tax credits that are issued to insurance premiums taxpayers under the Business Employment Incentive Program. Under current law, a business that ha...
A4085 Establishes "Succeed in New Jersey" student loan reimbursement program f... This bill would establish the "Succeed in New Jersey" student loan reimbursement program within the Higher Education Student Assistance Authority (HESAA). The purpose of the program is to alleviate the burden of student l...
A20 Prohibits person whose driver's license is suspended for DWI from operat... This bill prohibits any person whose driver's license currently is suspended or revoked for driving while intoxicated or refusing to take a breathalyzer test in this State or another state from operating, during the perio...
A4095 Directs DEP to adopt standards for certain drinking water contaminants b... This bill would direct the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) to adopt standards for 16 hazardous drinking water contaminants, as recommended by the Drinking Water Quality Institute (DWQI). The bill would also p...
A4084 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...
ACR207 Urges Congress and President to require federal government to negotiate ... Urges Congress and President to require federal government to negotiate Medicare prescription drug prices.
A4164 Requires State Auditor to annually report on unspent State account balan... This bill requires the State Auditor to annually report, in writing, to the Legislature on unspent State account balances. The report, to be submitted by December 31st of each year, must, in addition to containing any oth...
ACR208 Establishes State School Aid Funding Fairness Commission. Establishes State School Aid Funding Fairness Commission.
A4172 Concerns timely provision of TDI and 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...
A4225 Requires DOH to establish comprehensive searchable website concerning ed... This bill requires the Department of Education to establish and maintain a comprehensive website concerning educational programs and resources available for students classified as eligible for special education programs a...
A4284 Provides that school districts and nonpublic schools may receive reimbur... The annual appropriations act for fiscal year 2016-2017 included a $10 million appropriation to be used to reimburse school districts for costs incurred when conducting lead testing in drinking water in schools. The corre...
A4280 Allows domestic violence victims to cancel television and telephone serv... This bill provides that a cable television company, local exchange telephone company, or provider of direct broadcast satellite service providing television and telecommunications service to allow a residential customer w...
S2731 Authorizes New Jersey Environmental Infrastructure Trust to expend addit... This bill would authorize the New Jersey Environmental Infrastructure Trust (NJEIT) to expend additional sums to make loans for environmental infrastructure projects for Fiscal Year 2017. In August 2016, P.L.2016, c.31 wa...
A4326 Authorizes New Jersey Environmental Infrastructure Trust to expend addit... This bill would authorize the New Jersey Environmental Infrastructure Trust (NJEIT) to expend additional sums to make loans for environmental infrastructure projects for Fiscal Year 2017. In August 2016, P.L.2016, c.31 wa...
A4362 Creates Veterans Diversion Program to divert eligible servicemembers awa... This bill would require the New Jersey Department of Military and Veterans Affairs to collaborate with the United States Department of Veterans Affairs to establish a Statewide Veterans Diversion Program to divert eligibl...
S2844 Eliminates certificate of need requirement for inpatient psychiatric hos... This bill would eliminate the requirement that a health care facility obtain a certificate of need from the Department of Health (DOH) to develop inpatient treatment beds for treatment of patients who have both a psychiat...
AR194 Urges Governor to allocate $250,000 of funding appropriated for Workplac... Urges Governor to allocate $250,000 of funding appropriated for Workplace Standards Salaries and Wages in FY2017 annual appropriations act for additional prevailing wage enforcement staff.
A4401 Authorizes certain benefits for certain family members of military perso... This bill authorizes the Chief Administrator of the Motor Vehicle Commission to approve and issue a driver's license and an identification card with a Gold Star Family designation for certain family members of servicemen ...
AR200 Urges DEP to revise and update Statewide Water Supply Plan and urges cit... Urges DEP to revise and update Statewide Water Supply Plan and urges citizens of State to conserve water.
S2834 The "Water Quality Accountability Act"; imposes certain testing, reporti... This bill, to be known as the "Water Quality Accountability Act," is intended to enhance the reliability and safety of the State's drinking water. The bill would apply to all water purveyors. The bill would establish spec...
S2856 Requires DMVA to notify county veterans' affairs office of death of cert... Under current law, the Department of Military and Veterans' Affairs, when notified of the death of a military service member, notifies the appropriate State veterans' service office of the service member's death. This bil...
S2857 Requires Adjutant General to create informational webpage for Gold Star ... This bill would require the Adjutant General to create a public webpage with information specifically for Gold Star families. The webpage must include, but is not limited to, State benefits, State and county liaisons, a l...
A4399 Establishes Gold Star Family Counseling Program in DMVA; creates tax cre... This bill would establish the "Gold Star Family Counseling Program" in the Department of Military and Veterans Affairs (DMVA). Throughout history, New Jersey residents have answered the call and defended the United States...
A4402 Requires DMVA to notify county veterans' affairs office of death of cert... Under current law, the Department of Military and Veterans' Affairs, when notified of the death of a military service member, notifies the appropriate State veterans' service office of the service member's death. This bil...
A4403 Requires Adjutant General to create informational webpage for Gold Star ... This bill would require the Adjutant General to create a public webpage with information specifically for Gold Star families. The webpage must include, but is not limited to, State benefits, State and county liaisons, a l...
A4425 Eliminates certificate of need requirement for inpatient hospital beds f... This bill would eliminate the requirement that a health care facility obtain a certificate of need from the Department of Health (DOH) to develop inpatient treatment beds for treatment of patients who have both a psychiat...
A4482 Allows for cancellation of certain service contracts without paying earl... This bill provides that a provider of cable television service, cellular telephone service, direct broadcast satellite service, electric generation service, fuel oil service, gas supply service, Internet access service, p...
A4473 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 and the Statewide Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of New ...
A4520 Requires candidates for President and Vice-President of United States to... This bill requires candidates for President and Vice-President of the United States to submit their federal income tax returns to the Division of Elections in the Department of State for at least the five most recent taxa...
A4569 The "Water Quality Accountability Act"; imposes certain testing, reporti... This bill, to be known as the "Water Quality Accountability Act," is intended to enhance the reliability and safety of the State's drinking water. The bill would apply to all water purveyors. The bill would establish spec...
S3048 Requires candidates for President and Vice-President of United States to... This bill requires candidates for President and Vice-President of the United States to submit their federal income tax returns to the Division of Elections in the Department of State for at least the five most recent taxa...
A4467 Clarifies that authorized persons and entities may administer a single d... This bill would amend the "Overdose Prevention Act" (OPA), in order to clarify that an authorized person or entity may administer multiple doses of naloxone hydrochloride, or multiple doses of any other federally approved...
A4864 Dedicates $140,000 from NJ Brain Injury Research Fund for community base... This bill would provide that a minimum of $140,000 would be appropriated on an annual basis from the New Jersey Brain Injury Research Fund to the Department of Human Services to be allocated to a statewide not-for-profit ...
A4819 Requires Internet service providers to keep confidential subscriber's pe... This bill requires an Internet service provider (ISP) to keep confidential a subscriber's personally identifiable information unless the subscriber, expressly and in writing, authorizes the ISP to disclose this informatio...
A4804 Establishes Green Jobs Training Partnership Program. This bill establishes the Green Jobs Training Partnership Program in the Department of Labor and Workforce Development, in consultation with the State Employment and Training Commission. The purpose of the program is to r...
A5150 Requires lactation rooms be made available at certain PANYNJ airports. This bill requires the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey (Port Authority) to provide a lactation room at all airports maintained or operated by the Port Authority that have 1,000,000 or more enplanements per year....
A5037 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...
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...
A314 Restricts use of isolated confinement in correctional facilities. This bill restricts the use of isolated confinement in correctional facilities in New Jersey. The bill prohibits inmates incarcerated or detained in correctional facilities from being placed in isolated confinement unless...
A1181 Requires firearms seizure when certain health care professional determin... This bill requires the Attorney General to seize a firearm that is in the possession of a person determined by a mental health professional to be likely to engage in conduct that poses a threat of serious harm to the pati...
A2006 Provides a corporation business tax credit for certain investment in man... This bill allows a corporation business tax credit for 20% of the costs of manufacturing equipment installed at a manufacturing facility in this State and 20% of the costs of improvements or additions that result in the r...
A178 Requires all elected or appointed local government officers to receive e... This bill would supplement the "Local Government Ethics Law," P.L.1991, c.29 (C.40A:9-22.1 et seq.), to require all local government officers to complete training concerning the requirements of that law and any ...
A1311 "Historic Property Reinvestment Act"; provides credits against certain t... This bill, the "Historic Property Reinvestment Act," provides tax credits for the cost of rehabilitating historic properties in this State. The bill creates two tax credits for up to 25 percent of the taxpayer's outlay fo...
A1713 Requires DCPP to implement policies and procedures to ensure caseworker ... This bill, designated as "Leah's Law," requires the Division of Child Protection and Permanency in the Department of Children and Families to implement a caseworker safety intervention plan. The bill provides that the pla...
A435 Increases personal needs allowance to $50 for recipients of Medicaid and... This bill increases the personal needs allowance for veterans and their spouses who are recipients of Medicaid or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and reside in a nursing home or developmental center, or are patients in...
A1512 Permits wineries to operate salesrooms in certain municipalities with re... This bill requires the Director of the Division of Alcoholic Beverage Control to authorize a winery to operate a salesroom in a municipality that prohibits the retail sale of all alcoholic beverages, including wine, or ce...
A1904 Clarifies that definition of mental illness in law governing involuntary... This bill amends the law governing involuntary commitment to treatment to clarify that the definition of the term "mental illness" includes substance use disorder if a person's substance use disorder makes the p...
AJR17 Designates May of each year as "Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Mon... Designates May of each year as "Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month" and first Monday in May as "Melanoma Monday."
A1417 Requires Dept. of Agriculture to create clearinghouse website for vendor... This bill would require the Department of Agriculture to establish and maintain, or partner with a nonprofit organization to establish and maintain, a website to serve as a clearinghouse for wholesale and retail food vend...
A1106 Concerns timely provision of TDI and family temporary disability 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 ...
A1597 Enters New Jersey in multistate Nurse Licensure Compact. This bill will enter New Jersey into the Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC) - a multistate compact that establishes a mutual recognition system for the licensure of registered professional nurses and licensed practical nurses....
A1230 Requires candidates for President and Vice-President of United States to... This bill provides that the names of candidates for President and Vice-President of the United States would not be printed on the ballot in New Jersey unless the candidates submit their federal income tax returns to the D...
A545 Clarifies that authorized persons and entities may administer a single d... This bill provides that any person or entity authorized to administer an opioid antidote to an overdose victim, pursuant to the "Overdose Prevention Act" (OPA), may administer, with full immunity: (1) a single dose of any...
A405 Establishes the New Jersey Task Force on Child Support Reform. This bill creates a 16-member task force to review current law, practices and procedures of New Jersey's child support program and related statutes. The task force would consist of the Commissioner of Human Services, the ...
A872 Establishes "Monica's Law" requiring evidence-based risk assessments in ... This bill requires the Administrative Office of the Courts (AOC), in consultation with the Supreme Court Statewide Domestic Violence Working Group, to develop a parenting time questionnaire and an evidence-based guide of ...
A1255 Establishes Disparity in Treatment of Persons with Disabilities in Under... This bill establishes the Disparity in Treatment of Persons with Disabilities in Underrepresented Communities Commission in, but not of, the Department of Community Affairs. Minorities often have less access to health car...
A2079 The "Municipal Volunteer Property Tax Reduction Act"; permits certain mu... This bill would permit any municipality, by resolution, to create a "Municipal Volunteer Property Tax Reduction Program," permitting a municipal resident, age 60 years or older, who has owned and lived in a home in the mu...
A1317 Establishes publicly accessible domestic violence Internet registry. This bill requires the Administrative Office of the Courts in conjunction with the State Police and the Attorney General to develop and maintain a system to make certain domestic violence registry information publicly ava...
A2077 Authorizes application for dismissal of a "Strategic Lawsuit Against Pub... This bill would authorize an application for a dismissal of a "Strategic Lawsuit Against Public Participation" (a "SLAPP"). "SLAPP" suits are meritless actions brought against individuals who speak out about public issues...
A1207 Provides gross income tax credit for certain contributions to New Jersey... This bill provides a credit against the gross income tax for certain contributions to the New Jersey Better Educational Savings Trust (NJBEST) program. Under the bill, taxpayers having gross income not in excess of $500,0...
A1134 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...
A1738 Establishes the "New Jersey Safe and Responsible Driver Act." This bill establishes the "New Jersey Safe and Responsible Driver Act," which establishes driver's licenses for New Jersey residents who cannot prove lawful presence in the United States. Specifically, under the provision...
A579 Requires dealership to notify buyers of recalls on used motor vehicles f... This bill requires a car dealer to provide information to any potential buyer of a used motor vehicle with outstanding recalls. As provided in the bill, it would be an unlawful practice under the consumer fraud act for a ...
A455 Establishes Office of Student Loan Ombudsman; regulates student loan ser... This bill establishes the Office of the Student Loan Ombudsman within the Department of Banking and Insurance. Under the bill, the ombudsman will, at a minimum: (1) receive, review, and attempt to resolve any complaints f...
A1433 Requires DCA to establish procedures for inspection and abatement of mol... This bill provides for the establishment of certain procedures for the inspection, identification, evaluation, and abatement of mold hazards in residential buildings and school facilities based upon, but not limited to, i...
A1217 "Extreme Risk Protective Order Act of 2018." * This bill authorizes courts in this State to issue gun violence restraining orders to persons who pose a significant risk of personal injury to themselves or others by possessing or owning a firearm. The bill also authori...
A1567 Expands eligibility for veterans' civil service preference; creates addi... This bill would expand eligibility for veterans' hiring preference in the civil service so that individuals who are eligible for veterans' preference in the federal civil service, but are not eligible for preference in th...
A504 Designates "I'm From New Jersey" as the State song. "I'm From New Jersey" is a State song, written, published, recorded and produced especially for and dedicated to the State of New Jersey. It is a State song which is also adaptable for local use to any municipal...
A1479 Allows domestic violence victims to cancel television and telephone serv... This bill requires that a cable television company, local exchange telephone company, or provider of direct broadcast satellite service providing television and telecommunications service allow a residential customer who ...
A1010 Requires notification of local law enforcement prior to expungement of c... This bill provides for certain law enforcement officials to be notified when a person applies to the court to have a mental health record expunged for the purposes of purchasing a firearm. Current law requires licensed fi...
A1039 Directs the Division of Travel and Tourism to publish on its website inf... This bill directs the Division of Travel and Tourism to publish on its Internet website, and update as appropriate information on farm-to-table restaurants by region in New Jersey. The bill also directs the division to es...
A2075 Allows modernization for the form of disbursement for certain State gove... This bill modernizes the methods of disbursing State governmental payments to increase efficiency through standardization and provide a more accessible form of payment receipt for recipients lacking access to banking inst...
A1369 Allows for cancellation of certain service contracts without paying earl... This bill requires a service provider of cable television, cellular telephone, direct broadcast satellite, electric generation, heating oil, gas supply, Internet access, propane, telecommunications, and Voice over Interne...
A1621 Authorizes innocent spouse relief under the gross income tax. This bill explicitly authorizes innocent spouse relief under the gross income tax. The purpose of this bill is to allow innocent spouses to disentangle themselves from the gross income tax liabilities of their tax deficie...
A988 Requires condominium and homeowners' associations to provide information... This bill would require condominium associations and homeowners' associations to cooperate to the fullest possible extent with federal home loan insurance providers, by responding fully and expediently to any questionnair...
ACR50 Establishes State School Aid Funding Fairness Commission. Establishes State School Aid Funding Fairness Commission.
A444 "Uncompensated Pending Medicaid Beneficiary Payment Relief Act"; provide... This bill, designated the "Uncompensated Pending Medicaid Beneficiary Payment Relief Act," would provide payments to certain nursing facilities for residents who have applied for Medicaid but whose eligibility has not bee...
A1289 Establishes teacher recruitment grant program in DOE; appropriates $6 mi... This bill establishes a competitive grant program in the Department of Education to provide funding to an organization that recruits, trains, and places new teachers in high poverty school districts. The selected organiza...
A1875 Requires public and nonpublic schools to test for and remediate lead in ... This bill would require public and nonpublic schools to test for and remediate lead in drinking water, and disclose their test results. Specifically, under the bill, each school district, charter school, and nonpublic sch...
A1290 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 ...
A1469 Dedicates $140,000 from NJ Brain Injury Research Fund for community base... This bill would provide that a minimum of $140,000 would be appropriated on an annual basis from the New Jersey Brain Injury Research Fund to the Department of Human Services to be allocated to a statewide not-for-profit ...
A1261 Increases personal needs allowance to at least $50 for low-income person... This bill increases to a minimum of $50 the monthly personal needs allowance (PNA) which may be provided to persons who reside in nursing facilities, State or county psychiatric hospitals, and State developmental centers ...
A484 Provides State aid for certain adult education programs. This bill provides State school aid to school districts and certain county colleges that provide adult education programs. Under the bill, beginning in the 2015-2016 school year, a school district or county college will r...
A2074 Modernizes the distribution of gross income tax refunds by making direct... This bill makes direct deposit the default method for the distribution of gross income tax refunds. The purpose of the bill is to modernize gross income tax refund distribution for increased efficiency. Under the bill, th...
A1679 Establishes NJ "Farm-to-Table Restaurant" awards program. This bill would require the Department of Agriculture, in coordination with any agricultural, aquaculture farming, or restaurant organization as determined appropriate by the department, to establish and promote an awards...
A177 Requires ELEC to provide ethics training for governmental affairs agents. This bill requires the Election Law Enforcement Commission (ELEC) to provide a program on ethics for every governmental affairs agent no later than April 1 of every even-numbered year. Each governmental affairs agent is r...
A1796 Prohibits "gay panic" defense for murder; prevents reduction of murder c... This bill would prohibit the use of a so-called "gay panic" defense for the commission of murder. The bill is intended to prevent a defendant from seeking the reduction of a murder charge to a charge of manslaughter commi...
A764 "Alyssa's Law", requires public school buildings to be equipped with eme... 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...
A274 Increases distribution to municipalities from Energy Tax Receipts Proper... This bill requires the distribution of additional State aid to municipalities under the "Energy Tax Receipts Property Tax Relief Act." Budget constraints required reductions in the amount of Consolidated Municipal Propert...
A1347 Establishes Green Jobs Training Partnership Program. This bill establishes the Green Jobs Training Partnership Program in the Department of Labor and Workforce Development, in consultation with the State Employment and Training Commission. To fulfill the purpose of the prog...
A874 Requires training for law enforcement officers and assistant county pros... This bill requires certain training for law enforcement officers and assistant county prosecutors in the handling of domestic violence cases. Currently, the Office of the Attorney General is responsible for training all l...
A1525 Requires DOE to establish comprehensive searchable website concerning ed... This bill requires the Department of Education to establish and maintain a comprehensive website concerning educational programs and resources available for students classified as eligible for special education programs a...
A1428 Establishes Child Trafficking Awareness Pilot Program in DOE to train sc... This bill directs the Commissioner of Education to develop and administer a three-year Child Trafficking Awareness Pilot Program to provide school district staff in selected districts with training on how to identify and ...
A483 Provides additional State school aid to county vocational school distric... This bill provides that a county vocational school district may apply to the Commissioner of Education for vocational education expansion aid if the district plans to increase its resident enrollment by more than 10 perce...
A945 Revises law concerning sexually oriented businesses. This bill would amend current law to prohibit the operation of a sexually oriented business within 2,500 feet, increased from the current 1,000 feet, of any existing sexually oriented business, any church, synagogue, temp...
A1272 Creates self-defense justification for victims of domestic violence. This bill would create a self-defense justification for victims of domestic violence. The bill would make evidence surrounding a domestic violence restraining order admissible and relevant to a determination whether the u...
AJR16 Designates October of each year as "Opioid Abuse Prevention Month." Designates October of each year as "Opioid Abuse Prevention Month."
A457 Establishes "Neighborhood Solar Energy Investment Program." This bill establishes the "Neighborhood Solar Energy Investment Program" to permit customers of an electric public utility (utility) to invest in solar energy projects. Under the bill, the Board of Public Utilities (board...
A2444 Provides for coverage of comprehensive tobacco cessation benefits in Med... This bill provides for the expansion of the State Medicaid program to include coverage for comprehensive tobacco cessation benefits, for individuals who are 18 years of age or older or who are pregnant. The covered benefi...
A2650 Recognizes residential property tax advance payments for gross income ta... This bill will require the State to recognize under the "Property Tax Deduction Act" under the New Jersey gross income tax that advance prepayment of homestead property taxes during 2017 for the 2018 calendar year in whic...
A2758 Codifies regulations defining justifiable need to carry handgun. This bill codifies the definition of justifiable need to carry a handgun as set forth in the New Jersey Administrative Code. Under current law, in order to lawfully carry a handgun in public, it is necessary for a private...
A1770 Requires counseling for certain domestic violence offenders. This bill would require that defendants convicted of an offense involving domestic violence who are placed on probation or have their sentence suspended shall attend domestic violence counseling. Under current law a court...
A395 "Garden State Manufacturing Jobs Act." This bill permits the establishment of a new type of corporation termed as a Garden State Corporation. Garden State Corporations would be corporations that are principally engaged in manufacturing, principally utilizing f...
A2761 Reduces maximum capacity of ammunition magazines to 10 rounds.* This bill bans firearm magazines that hold more than 10 rounds of ammunition. Magazines capable of holding up to 15 rounds of ammunition currently are legal in New Jersey. Specifically, the bill revises the definition of ...
A3550 Expands aggravated sexual assault and aggravated criminal sexual contact... This bill expands the crime of aggravated sexual assault to include sexual assault by a health care professional. Under the bill, if the actor is a health care professional and commits an act of sexual penetration on a vi...
A2757 Requires background check for private gun sales. This bill requires all sales or other transfers of a handgun, rifle, or shotgun to be conducted through a retail dealer licensed under State law or a Federal Firearms Licensee. The licensee would be required to complete a...
A2759 Prohibits possession of armor piercing ammunition.* Prohibits possession of ammunition capable of penetrating body armor.
A3766 Requires public officer or employee to forfeit pension upon conviction o... This bill would require a person who holds or has held any public office, position, or employment to forfeit the person's pension or retirement benefit if the person is convicted of harassment, sexual contact, lewdness, o...
AJR104 Condemns proposed changes to Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program i... Condemns proposed changes to Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program in Fiscal Year 2019 federal budget.
A1464 Authorizes health care providers to engage in telemedicine and teleheath. * This bill would authorize health care practitioners in the State - including physicians, nurse practitioners, psychologists, psychiatrists, psychoanalysts, licensed clinical social workers, physician assistants, and any o...
A160 Expands eligibility to receive the veterans' property tax deduction and ... This bill would broaden the eligibility for the veterans' property tax deduction and the veterans' property tax exemption by eliminating the requirement that a veteran serve during specific wars or other periods of emerge...
A290 Provides for voluntary contributions by taxpayers on gross income tax re... This bill establishes the "New Jersey Pediatric Cancer Research Fund" and provides for a designation on the State gross income tax return that will permit taxpayers to make voluntary contributions to the fund to support p...
A1437 Prohibits sale of food and beverage packaging and containers made with b... This bill would prohibit any food or beverages in a package or container and any food or beverage storage container made with or composed of bisphenol A (BPA) to be sold, offered for sale, or distributed for sale in the S...
A1470 Requires health benefits coverage for donated human breast milk under ce... This bill requires health insurers (health, hospital and medical service corporations, commercial individual and group health insurers; health maintenance organizations, health benefits plans issued pursuant to the New Je...
A1653 Requires health care provider participating in carrier network to give n... This bill requires a health care provider, under a managed care plan that provide for both in-network and out-of-network benefits, to give written notice to a covered person whenever that provider refers the covered perso...
A306 "New Jersey Housing Assistance for Veterans Act," establishes pilot prog... This bill creates the "New Jersey Housing Assistance for Veterans Act" as a five-year pilot program to assist disabled and low income veterans with housing modification and rehabilitation needs, and appropriates $5 millio...
A933 Provides NJ STARS II Program eligibility to certain students who attaine... This bill addresses a unique situation which has come to light since the establishment of the NJ STARS II Program. A number of school districts have established joint programs with a county college under which advanced hi...
A2159 Prohibits use of anti-concurrent causation clauses in homeowners insuran... This bill prohibits the use of "anti-concurrent causation" clauses in homeowners insurance policies issued in the State. Currently, homeowners insurance companies are allowed to use these clauses in their policies with th...
A1441 Establishes public awareness campaign advising pregnant women, new paren... This bill requires the Commissioner of Health to establish a public awareness campaign to advise pregnant women, new parents, and women who are breast feeding their children about the dangers of casual milk sharing. As de...
A553 Establishes certain requirements for domestic violence training for cert... This bill amends the existing statutory requirement concerning domestic violence training for judges and judicial personnel. Presently, section 4 of P.L.1991, c.261 (C.2C:25-20) requires all judges and judicial personnel ...
A726 Establishes annual sales tax holiday for certain sales of personal compu... This bill establishes an annual "back-to-school" sales tax holiday in the State of New Jersey during the first full weekend in August. During the three day period from the first Friday through the following Sunday, the re...
A2088 Requires Commissioner of DCA to promulgate rules and regulations providi... This bill requires the Commissioner of the Department of Community Affairs, in consultation with the Department of Military and Veterans Affairs, to promulgate admission rules and regulations for housing projects financed...
A1213 Establishes Behavioral Mental Health Advisory Board in Division of Menta... This bill establishes the Behavioral Mental Health Advisory Board in the Division of Mental Health and Addiction Services in the Department of Human Services (DHS). The purpose of the board will be to review all aspects o...
A1901 Expands education requirements for special learner's and examination per... This bill adds new education and practice requirements for applicants and holders of special learner's permits and examination permits. Under the State's current graduated driver licensing system, persons who are at least...
A1450 Requires institutions of higher education to provide students with acces... This bill requires institutions of higher education, beginning with the 2014-2015 academic year, to ensure that all students have access to campus-based mental health care programs and services. Under the bill, each insti...
A312 Requires Division of Local Government Services to include certain proper... This bill requires the Division of Local Government Services in the Department of Community Affairs (DCA) to post on its Internet web page a summary of property tax data for the current calendar year and the immediate pre...
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 ...
A1460 Increases reporting requirements for the NJ Basic Skills Training Progra... This bill amends the reporting requirements for the New Jersey Basic Skills Training Program for Economic Growth to include further analysis of the training. Specifically, the bill requires the New Jersey Community Colleg...
A560 Prohibits pharmacies from charging additional fee for processing prescri... This bill would prohibit pharmacists from charging additional fees for processing prescriptions that are transmitted by telephone or electronic means unless the fees also apply to prescriptions transmitted in writing. It ...
A1830 Requires health insurance carriers to reimburse network providers of dia... This bill provides that providers of diagnostic radiologic services that participate in a managed care network shall be reimbursed at the same rate for the same service. Currently, carriers are permitted to negotiate a fe...
A1443 Requires coverage of medication therapy management in Medicaid and NJ Fa... This bill requires the coverage of medication therapy management services in Medicaid and NJ FamilyCare. The bill defines medication therapy management as the systematic process performed by a pharmacist or physician desi...
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...
A1452 "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...
A1952 "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...
A2061 Provides that strangulation of victim resulting in bodily injury during ... This bill as amended would upgrade simple assault to aggravated assault when a person causes bodily injury by strangling the victim in the course of an act of domestic violence. "Bodily injury" is defined in N.J.S.2C:11-1...
A1457 Provides for Medicaid and NJ FamilyCare coverage and reimbursement for h... This bill provides that, unless specifically prohibited or limited by federal or State law or deemed to be clinically inappropriate, in-person contact between a health care provider and a patient is not required for healt...
A920 Expands membership of NJ Task Force on Child Abuse and Neglect. This bill expands the membership of the New Jersey Task Force on Child Abuse and Neglect from 29 to 30, to include a member of the Child Placement Advisory Council. The Child Placement Advisory Council was established pur...
A1446 Concerns earned sick leave. This bill requires each employer to provide earned sick leave to each employee it employs in the State, except for construction employees that are under contract pursuant to a collective bargaining agreement. The employee...
A2098 Establishes "Veterans Affordable Housing Section 8 Voucher Pilot Program." This bill would require the Commissioner of Community Affairs to establish and operate a project-based voucher pilot program under the federal Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) Program for veterans and their families who...
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...
A1439 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...
A1970 Prohibits retail sales establishment from storing certain magnetic-strip... This bill prohibits a retail sales establishment from retaining or storing the full magnetic-stripe data, including Visa Card Verification Value 2 or MasterCard Card Validation Code 2, obtained from a credit card, debit c...
A1817 Permits flexible scheduling of private duty nursing services for eligibl... This bill permits a greater degree of flexibility in scheduling private duty nursing services for individuals eligible to receive these services through Medicaid. Current regulations limit Medicaid reimbursement for priva...
A1548 Upgrades domestic violence-related assault under certain circumstances.* This bill would make it a crime of the fourth degree to commit assault in connection with an act of domestic violence or in connection with an act of contempt of a domestic violence restraining order. A second or subseque...
A466 "Holocaust Reparations Tax Exemption Act"; exempts value of certain paym... This bill, designated as the Holocaust Reparations Tax Exemption Act, provides an exemption from the transfer inheritance and estate taxes for an amount equal to the value of certain payments and distributions received by...
A1728 Establishes limited retail religious distribution license. This bill creates a limited religious retail distribution license. This license entitles the holder to sell any unchilled alcoholic beverage that has been certified or represented to be kosher, kosher for Passover, or as ...
S359 Raises minimum age for purchase and sale of tobacco products and electro... This bill raises the minimum age for purchasing tobacco and electronic smoking devices from 19 to 21 years, and raises the minimum age from 19 to 21 years of a person to whom a vendor may sell, offer for sale, distribute,...
S596 Establishes compensation program for law enforcement officers and certai... This bill establishes a compensation program for State corrections officers, juvenile corrections officers, and juvenile detention officers who suffer bodily injury as the result of a riot or assault by the inmates or det...
S806 Requires owner or operator of certain trains to have discharge response,... This bill requires the owner or operator of a high hazard train traveling on any railroad track within this State to submit to the Department of Environmental Protection within six months of the effective date of the bill...
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...
AR43 Urges certain New Jersey State officials to raise awareness in business ... Urges certain New Jersey State officials to raise awareness in business community of existing "State of New Jersey - NJ Business Portal" website.
AR49 Urges Congress to enact "Responding to Urgent Needs of Survivors of the ... Urges Congress to enact "Responding to Urgent Needs of Survivors of the Holocaust Act."
AR50 Urges DOE and school districts to develop creative solutions to address ... Urges DOE and school districts to develop creative solutions to address chronic absenteeism.
A1211 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...
A862 Concerns enforcement, penalties, and procedures for law regarding failur... This bill assists workers aggrieved by violations of State wage and hour laws by expanding the enforcement provisions available to the Commissioner of Labor and Workforce Development and the remedies available to aggrieve...
A909 Establishes Behavioral Health Insurance Claims Advocacy Program. This bill establishes the Behavioral Health Insurance Claims Advocacy Program within the Department of Banking and Insurance. The bill creates the program to advocate for people with behavioral health problems in helping ...
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...
S291 Authorizes health care providers to engage in telemedicine and telehealth.* This bill would authorize health care practitioners in the State - including physicians, nurse practitioners, psychologists, psychiatrists, psychoanalysts, licensed clinical social workers, physician assistants, and any o...
S855 Requires Commissioner of DCA to promulgate rules and regulations providi... This bill requires the Commissioner of the Department of Community Affairs, in consultation with the Department of Military and Veterans Affairs, to promulgate admission rules and regulations for housing projects financed...
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...
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...
A1 "Diane B. Allen Equal Pay Act." 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 all groups protec...
A3805 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...
A3807 Requires certain student identification cards to contain telephone numbe... This bill requires a public school that includes any of the grades seven through 12 and that issues student identification cards to have the telephone number for a suicide prevention hotline printed on the back of the stu...
A3806 Requires Commissioner of Education to develop lists of approved testing ... This bill directs the Commissioner of Education to develop a list of commercially-developed standardized assessments that a school district may administer, and to develop a list of testing vendors with which a board of ed...
A2690 Requires vitamin K to be administered to newborns within six hours of bi... This bill requires the Commissioner of Health to require that vitamin K be administered to each newborn born in the State within six hours of birth by the health care professional responsible for providing care to the new...
A2658 Directs certain recoveries of federal funds for services to persons with... This bill creates a fund in the Department of Human Services for any excess unanticipated federal funds received through a Community Care Waiver for the provision of services to persons with developmental disabilities, an...
A2187 Jake's Law; Incentivizes counties to design and construct completely inc... This bill creates "Jake's Law" concerning completely inclusive playgrounds designed to accommodate and include adults and children with disabilities. The bill requires the Department of Community Affairs, in consultation ...
A2659 Provides credit under corporation business tax and gross income tax for ... This bill establishes a corporation business tax credit and a gross income tax credit for costs incurred in the construction of an eligible building qualifying as a silver level building, a gold level building, or a plati...
A3514 Establishes New Jersey Caregiver Task Force to evaluate and provide reco... This bill establishes the "New Jersey Caregiver Task Force" to evaluate caregiver support services in the State and provide recommendations for the improvement and expansion of such services. The bill defines "caregiver s...
ACR156 Encourages municipalities to require that pet shops only sell cats or do... Encourages municipalities to require that pet shops only sell cats or dogs obtained from shelters, pounds, or animal rescue organizations, and counties to enforce requirement wherever adopted.
A3508 Limits use and supplemental compensation for certain leave; limits emplo... This bill imposes limits on the payment of supplemental compensation for unused accumulated sick leave and the accumulation of vacation leave to any current or future State, local government, or board of education employe...
A3501 Directs Department of Agriculture in consultation with DOE to establish ... This bill would require the Department of Agriculture, in consultation with the Department of Education, to develop and make available to each school district and nonpublic school participating in the National School Lunc...
AR137 Concerns President Trump's decision to exempt certain employers from rul... Concerns President Trump's decision to exempt certain employers from rule requiring health insurance plans to cover birth control.
A3511 Establishes "New Jersey Community Health Worker Program" in DOH to facil... This bill establishes the New Jersey Community Health Worker Program in the Department of Health. Community health workers are certified professionals who connect health care consumers with health care providers and resou...
A3510 Establishes patient-centered medical home program. This bill establishes the patient-centered medical home program. Patient-centered medical homes are a model of health care that are comprehensive, team based, coordinated, accessible, focused on quality, safety, and patie...
A3515 Permits municipality to enact ordinance regulating where sex offenders m... This bill permits a municipality to enact an ordinance establishing areas in or around elementary or secondary schools, playgrounds, or child care centers where certain registered sex offenders may be prohibited from resi...
A3625 Requires institutions of higher education and proprietary degree-grantin... This bill implements under section 1 the recommendations of the April 27, 2016 report of the State Comptroller entitled, Controls Over Collection, Allocation And Use Of Student Fees At Selected New Jersey Colleges and Uni...
A2653 Commits $3 million from Supplemental Workforce Fund for Basic Skill to N... This bill provides for a minimum allocation of $3 million from the Supplemental Workforce Fund for Basic Skills (SWFBS) to an account in that fund dedicated to the New Jersey Community College Consortium for Workforce and...
A2199 Requires school districts, charter schools, nonpublic schools, and contr... This bill prohibits a school district, charter school, nonpublic school, or contracted service provider holding a contract with a school district, nonpublic school, or charter school from employing a person serving in a p...
A1436 Creates "New Jersey Life Sciences Internship Challenge" program. This bill creates the "New Jersey Life Sciences Internship Challenge" program ("program") to provide tax credit subsidies to certain companies that have summer interns in the life sciences field. Any life science company ...
A2164 "Healthy Small Food Retailer Act." * 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...
A2193 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...
A2196 Revises certain licensee filing requirements for alcoholic beverage pric... This bill permits a licensee or registrant who sells less than 60 stock-keeping units per month of an alcoholic beverage to retailers in this State to petition the Director of the Division of Alcoholic Beverage Control (A...
AJR63 Recognizes 70th anniversary of establishment of State of Israel. Recognizes 70th anniversary of establishment of State of Israel.
A2429 Requires full pay for certain health care and public safety workers plac... This bill requires an employer to pay a health care worker or first responder regular compensation for any period of time that the health care worker or first responder is placed in isolation or quarantine and unable to w...
A2903 Concerns law regarding failure to pay wages. This bill assists workers aggrieved by certain violations of laws regarding the payment of wages by strengthening enforcement procedures, remedies and a variety of criminal, civil and administrative sanctions against the ...
AR82 Urges Congress to enact "Responding to Urgent Needs of Survivors of the ... Urges Congress to enact "Responding to Urgent Needs of Survivors of the Holocaust Act."
AR83 Encourages creation of local food policy councils. Encourages creation of local food policy councils.
A2657 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...
A2691 Requires HMFA to establish "Sustainable Tiny Home Pilot Program" in thre... This bill creates the "Sustainable Tiny Home Pilot Program" as a three-year pilot program to combat climate change and reduce the State's carbon footprint through the construction of small, environmentally frien...
AJR62 Designates July 22 of each year as "Fragile X Awareness Day." Designates July 22 of each year as "Fragile X Awareness Day."
A2654 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...
A3156 Permits counties and non-governmental, community-based agencies to estab... This bill would permit counties and non-governmental, community-based agencies, in partnership with the county and municipal governments therein, to establish family justice centers which provide coordinated, multi-agency...
A3152 Establishes public awareness campaign advising pregnant women, new paren... This bill requires the Commissioner of Health to establish a public awareness campaign to advise pregnant women, new parents, and women who are breast feeding their children about the dangers of casual milk sharing. As de...
A3160 Permits cosmetology and hairstyling school clinics to charge certain fee... This bill permits licensed cosmetology and hairstyling school clinics to charge fees for services rendered to the general public that reflect and account for more than solely the cost of materials used to perform those se...
AR112 Urges school districts to use USDA MyPlate program and information techn... Urges school districts to use USDA MyPlate program and information technology to promote and monitor student nutrition as part of Core Curriculum Content Standards in Comprehensive Health and Physical Education.
A3149 Prohibits State Board of Education from limiting number of certain two-y... This bill prohibits the State Board of Education from limiting the number of professional education credits earned at a regionally accredited two-year college that may be applied towards meeting the requirements for teach...
A3146 Prohibits institutions of higher education from requiring students who h... This bill places restrictions on certain requirements that institutions of higher education can impose on students enrolled in the institution who are parents. Under the bill, an institution of higher education in New Jer...
A3157 Prohibits home-schooling of children under DCPP care, custody, or superv... This bill provides that a child under the care, custody, or supervision of the Division of Child Protection and Permanency (DCPP) in the Department of Children and Families, including a child placed in a resource family o...
A3148 Allows person with implanted medical device to voluntarily make notation... This bill requires the New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission (MVC) to allow a person who has an implanted medical device to voluntarily make a notation on his or her driver's license or identification card. Under the provis...
A3145 Requires plaintiff to obtain affidavit of merit in malpractice suit agai... This bill would require a plaintiff to obtain an affidavit of merit in a malpractice suit against an enrolled agent, by adding enrolled agents to the list of professionals covered under P.L.1995, c.139 (C.2A:53A-26 et seq...
A3159 The "New Jersey Intern Protection Act"; provides legal protections and r... The bill designated the "New Jersey Intern Protection Act," provides legal protections and remedies for persons engaged in internships with employers. It does so by adding interns to the provisions of the "Law Against Dis...
AR114 Urges DOE and school districts to develop creative solutions to address ... Urges DOE and school districts to develop creative solutions to address chronic absenteeism.
A3150 Mandates health benefits coverage for fertility preservation services un... This bill requires certain health insurers to provide health benefits coverage for standard fertility preservation services when a medically necessary treatment may directly or indirectly cause iatrogenic infertility. Thi...
A3142 Requires each school district with middle school or high school to estab... This bill directs the chief school administrator of a school district that includes a middle school or high school to establish a food services advisory committee to consider and recommend school breakfast and lunch menu ...
AR113 Urges enactment of federal "Maternal Health Accountability Act of 2017." Urges enactment of federal "Maternal Health Accountability Act of 2017."
A3153 Establishes school breakfast kiosk pilot program. This bill requires the Department of Agriculture, in consultation with the Department of Education, to develop and administer a two-year school breakfast kiosk pilot program in three school districts selected by the Commi...
A3141 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...
AJR71 Designates fourth week in April of each year as "Every Kid Healthy Week." Designates fourth week in April of each year as "Every Kid Healthy Week."
A3144 Establishes loan redemption program for certain teachers under which the... 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...
A3155 Prohibits local government agency from employing person on paid leave fr... This bill would supplement the "Local Government Ethics Law," N.J.S.A.40A:9-22.1 et seq., to provide that a local government agency cannot employ any person in a full-time or part-time position while that person is on pai...
A3151 Establishes pilot program in DOE to address school climate issues relate... This bill establishes a one-year pilot program in the Department of Education to reduce bullying in the public schools. The goals of the pilot program will be to ensure that students have the opportunity to learn in a saf...
A3143 Establishes separate class of claims against insolvent estates for child... This bill would create a new class of claims for child support judgments against an insolvent estate, and would direct child support judgments to be paid prior to other judgments and certain other claims. Under current la...
A3147 Requires public schools, and nonpublic schools which receive federal fun... This bill requires each public school, and each nonpublic school which receives federal funds and is subject to the requirements of Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 (20 U.S.C. s.1681 et seq.), to post on its w...
A3154 Establishes grant program for constructing kitchen facilities in license... This bill requires the Commissioner of Children and Families to establish a program to provide grants to licensed child care centers for the design and construction of kitchen facilities and to assist the centers in educa...
A2189 Requires school districts to include instruction on consequences of dist... This bill requires a board of education to include instruction on the social, emotional, and legal consequences of distributing sexually explicit images through electronic means, a practice commonly referred to as "sextin...
A2190 Requires school districts to incorporate instruction in grades six throu... This bill requires a school district to incorporate instruction in grades six through 12 on the law and meaning of consent for physical contact and sexual activity as part of the district's implementation of the New Jerse...
AJR72 Designates September of each year as "School Absentee Awareness Month." Designates September of each year as "School Absentee Awareness Month."
A3158 Requires gender balance for New Jersey commissioners at PANYNJ. This bill requires the total membership of the New Jersey members of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey (Port Authority) board of commissioners to have an equal number of men and women. The bill provides that n...
A3380 "New Jersey Health Insurance Market Preservation Act." This bill, entitled the "New Jersey Health Insurance Market Preservation Act," restores the recently repealed shared responsibility tax provided under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), which requires most individuals, other ...
A3381 Requires school districts, charter schools, nonpublic schools, and contr... This bill prohibits a school district, charter school, nonpublic school, or contracted service provider holding a contract with a school district, nonpublic school, or charter school from employing a person serving in a p...
A3379 "New Jersey Health Insurance Premium Security Act;" establishes health i... This bill, entitled the "New Jersey Health Insurance Premium Security Act," directs the Commissioner of Banking and Insurance to apply for a federal waiver of certain provisions of the Affordable Care Act to support a rei...
S1878 "New Jersey Health Insurance Premium Security Act;" establishes health i... This bill, entitled the "New Jersey Health Insurance Premium Security Act," directs the Commissioner of Banking and Insurance to apply for a federal waiver of certain provisions of the Affordable Care Act to support a rei...
AR123 Declares week of September 25 through October 1, 2018 as "Diaper Need Aw... Declares week of September 25 through October 1, 2018 as "Diaper Need Awareness Week."
AJR82 Permanently designates May as "Preeclampsia Awareness Month" in New Jersey. Permanently designates May as "Preeclampsia Awareness Month" in New Jersey.
A3408 Requires certain additional school district personnel to complete traini... Under current law, public school teaching staff members receive instruction in suicide prevention as part of their professional development requirements. This bill provides that a school district employee who is not subje...
A3384 Requires State agencies to post Internet links to programs and services ... This bill requires that each State agency prominently display on its Internet homepage a link to any program, services, benefits, or informational resources that are provided by or through that agency and that are intende...
A3383 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...
AJR84 Designates October of each year as "Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembranc... Designates October of each year as "Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Month" in New Jersey.
A3385 Requires informational posters about safe placement alternatives for new... This bill amends the "New Jersey Safe Haven Infant Protection Act" to promote greater awareness of the safe placement alternatives for newborn infants available under that law. The bill would require that, beginning no la...
AR122 Urges Congress and President to enact legislation creating program to su... Urges Congress and President to enact legislation creating program to subsidize purchase of diapers.
S1896 Requires school district to report at least biannually to Department of ... Under current law, if a public school student's school breakfast or school lunch bill is in arrears, the district must contact the student's parent or guardian to provide notice of the arrearage and provide a period of 10...
S1894 Requires "breakfast after the bell" program in all schools with 70% or m... This bill requires a public school in which 70% or more of the students enrolled in the school on or before the last school day before October 16 of the preceding school year were eligible for free or reduced price meals ...
S1895 Requires certain school districts to submit report on nonparticipation i... This bill requires every school district in which there is at least one school that qualifies for the Community Eligibility Provision, but is not implementing it, to report the reasons for nonparticipation in writing to t...
S1897 Expands summer meal program to all school districts with 50 percent or m... This bill requires every school district in which 50 percent or more of the students enrolled in the school on or before the last school day before October 16 of the preceding school year were eligible for free or reduced...
A3506 Requires "breakfast after the bell" program in all schools with 70% or m... This bill requires a public school in which 70% or more of the students enrolled in the school on or before the last school day before October 16 of the preceding school year were eligible for free or reduced price meals ...
A3503 Requires certain school districts to submit report on nonparticipation i... This bill requires every school district in which there is at least one school that qualifies for the Community Eligibility Provision, but is not implementing it, to report the reasons for nonparticipation in writing to t...
A3504 Expands summer meal program to all school districts with 50 percent or m... This bill requires every school district in which 50 percent or more of the students enrolled in the school on or before the last school day before October 16 of the preceding school year were eligible for free or reduced...
A3502 Requires school district to report at least biannually to Department of ... Under current law, if a public school student's school breakfast or school lunch bill is in arrears, the district must contact the student's parent or guardian to provide notice of the arrearage and provide a period of 10...
SJR56 Recognizes 70th anniversary of establishment of State of Israel. Recognizes 70th anniversary of establishment of State of Israel.
AJR88 Urges U.S. Congress to pass Equal Rights Amendment. Urges U.S. Congress to pass Equal Rights Amendment.
A3507 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...
A3509 Prohibits payment for unused sick leave earned after effective date by p... This bill prohibits the payment by public employers of supplemental compensation for unused sick leave earned after the bill's effective date by any current or future State, local government, or board of education officer...
A3523 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...
A3512 Requires public institution of higher education to notify the parents of... This bill requires the governing board of a public institution of higher education to establish policies and procedures concerning the notification of the parent of a dependent student when the student receives mental hea...
A3513 Establishes Council of Women in Higher Education in Department of State ... This bill establishes the "Council of Women in Higher Education." The council will be located in the Department of State and will consist of 38 members as follows: two women from each four-year public institution of highe...
A2651 Establishes the "Student Loan Assistance and Home Purchase Act." This bill is entitled the "New Jersey Student Loan Assistance and Home Purchase Act." The purpose of the New Jersey Student Loan Assistance and Home Purchase program is to facilitate the purchase of first homes for indivi...
A2656 Provides for Medicaid coverage of comprehensive tobacco cessation servic... This bill requires the State Medicaid program to provide coverage of comprehensive tobacco cessation services. The required tobacco cessation services, include, but are not limited to, individual counseling, group counsel...
A2655 Allows other licensed healthcare providers trained in evaluation and man... 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...
A2692 Clarifies that apologies by health care facilities and professionals to ... This bill would clarify that apologies by health care facility representatives and health care professionals to patients or their parents or guardians for adverse events subject to patient disclosure under the "Patient Sa...
A2531 Requires school districts, charter schools, nonpublic schools, and contr... This bill prohibits a school district, charter school, nonpublic school, or contracted service provider holding a contract with a school district, charter school, or nonpublic school from considering applications for paid...
A2652 Requires bidders on certain State contracts to disclose, and Department ... This bill provides that whenever a purchase, contract or agreement is to be made, negotiated or awarded after public bidding pursuant to the provisions of N.J.S.A.52:34-6 et seq., each bid on the purchase, contract or agr...
A413 Provides $21 minimum annual energy assistance to qualified families. This bill provides that every household in the State that is eligible to receive benefits under the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) shall receive a minimum annual energy assistance payment of $21. The b...
A1829 "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 (here...
A331 Establishes Study Commission on Gender Pay Discrimination. This bill establishes, in the Department of Labor and Workforce Development, the Study Commission on Gender Pay Discrimination. The commission consists of 14 members, including three State officials, who are non-voting me...
A1868 Requires bidder on State contract to be evaluated on report of its gende... This bill would require the Division of Purchase and Property in the State Department of the Treasury to require every bidder on a contract or agreement to submit a report to the division that measures the extent to which...
A2039 "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...
S414 Requires school districts, charter schools, nonpublic schools, and contr... This bill prohibits a school district, charter school, or contracted service provider holding a contract with a school district or charter school from employing a person serving in a position which involves regular contac...
A860 Establishes mandatory domestic violence training for municipal prosecutors. This bill amends the existing law concerning training programs for municipal prosecutors. Presently, section 10 of P.L. 1999, c.349 (C.2B:25-10) provides that the Attorney General, in consultation with the county and muni...
A1842 Establishes central registry for background checks of youth serving orga... This bill creates the "Youth Serving Organization Central Registry," or "central registry," which would serve as a clearinghouse for the collection and dissemination of information obtained as a result of conducting crimi...
ACR55 Urges Congress to enact reforms addressing sexual harassment and assault... Urges Congress to enact reforms addressing sexual harassment and assault in United States Armed Forces.
A1855 Permits young adult who is claimed as a dependent on relative's tax retu... This bill would permit a person between the ages of 18 and 26 to receive Work First New Jersey General Public Assistance (WFNJ/GA) benefits, even if the person is claimed as a dependent on his or her parent's or other rel...
A1849 Concerns unlawful employment practices based on provision of health bene... This bill makes it an unlawful employment practice under the State's "Law Against Discrimination," P.L.1945, c.169 (C.10:5-1 et seq.), for an employer to provide a health benefits plan to its employees in this State that ...
A2031 Expands health insurance coverage for behavioral health services and aut... This bill requires hospital, medical and health service corporations, commercial insurers, health maintenance organizations, health benefits plans issued pursuant to the New Jersey Individual Health Coverage and Small Emp...
A1844 Provides veterans with up to 60 credits tuition-free at county college s... This bill provides that veterans who are enrolled in good standing at the New Jersey county college serving their county of residence will be eligible to receive up to 60 credits tuition-free. For purposes of the bill, a ...
A1506 Permits restaurants without a liquor license to advertise that they are ... This bill permits restaurants that are not licensed to serve alcoholic beverages to advertise that patrons may bring wine or beer to consume on the restaurant premises. Under current law, a person who owns or operates a r...
A1186 Permits registered voters to receive mail-in ballots automatically for a... This bill changes current law to enable a registered voter to vote by mail-in ballot in all future elections or for future general elections only. The bill also provides that, if a voter who requested a mail-in ballot for...
ACR66 Condemns United States Executive Orders regarding immigration. Condemns United States Executive Orders regarding immigration.
A865 Bars persons under age 18 from marrying or entering into a civil union. This bill would bar persons under the age of 18 from marrying or entering into a civil union. Under current law, marriage or civil union licenses may be issued to a minor who is 16 or 17 years of age, if the minor's paren...
A1279 Establishes limited retail religious distribution license. This bill creates a limited religious retail distribution license. This license entitles the holder to sell any unchilled alcoholic beverage that has been certified or represented to be kosher, kosher for Passover, or as ...
A1826 "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...
A1843 Allows termination of motor vehicle lease in event of death; prohibits i... This bill allows a motor vehicle lease to be terminated upon the death of the lessee and the return of the vehicle to the dealer or lessor. The bill prohibits a dealer or lessor from imposing or assessing any fee for the ...
A317 Establishes certain requirements for domestic violence training for cert... This bill establishes certain training requirements for certain judges and judicial personnel concerning domestic violence. Currently, section 4 of P.L.1991, c.261 (C.2C:25-20) requires all judges and judicial personnel t...
A547 Requires Higher Education Student Assistance Authority to establish repa... This bill directs the Higher Education Student Assistance Authority to establish a repayment assistance program under the New Jersey College Loans to Assist State Students (NJCLASS) Loan Program for borrowers who experien...
A1074 Upgrades domestic violence-related assault under certain circumstances. This bill provides for a enhanced gradation scheme fir certain assaults against a person, in the course of committing an act of domestic violence, or in the course of committing contempt of a domestic violence restraining...
A2095 Increases penalties for failing to secure a child in a child passenger r... This bill increases the penalties for motor vehicle operators who fail to secure a child under the age of eight years and weighing less than 80 pounds in a child passenger restraint system or booster seat in a rear seat i...
A1228 Requires certain health benefits plans to provide coverage for behaviora... This bill requires hospital, medical and health service corporations, commercial insurers, health maintenance organizations, health benefits plans issued pursuant to the New Jersey Individual Health Coverage and Small Emp...
A1846 Concerns discrimination because of familial status. This bill amends the "Law Against Discrimination," P.L.1945, c.169 (C.10:5-1 et seq.), to make it a violation of that law for an employer, employment agency, or labor union to discriminate against an individual because of...
A366 Requires criminal history record background checks for public employees ... This bill requires public employees who handle vital records as a condition of their employment to submit to a criminal history background check. Under the bill, a public employer (i.e., a State, county, or municipal gove...
A1839 Encourages local unit sharing of services; makes appropriations. Under current law, the Local Unit Alignment, Reorganization, and Consolidation Commission (LUARCC) examines the consolidation of municipalities, the merger of autonomous agencies into their parent municipal or county gove...
A108 Allows issuing of stop-work orders for failure to pay prevailing wage. This bill permits the Commissioner of Labor and Workforce Development to issue a stop-work order against any employer who continues to pay less than prevailing wage rates in violation of P.L.1963, c.150 (C.34:11-56.25 et ...
A1841 Creates matching grant program for small businesses engaged in life scie... This bill directs the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (authority) to establish and maintain small business matching grant program for the purpose of awarding grants to eligible small businesses engaged in life s...
A1102 Establishes Veterans Assistance Grant Program for nonprofit organization... This bill creates the "Veterans Assistance Grant Program" in the Department of Military and Veterans' Affairs to provide grants to governmental entities and nonprofit organizations for certain veterans' services...
A1838 Establishes protection from adverse employment action for authorized med... This bill would establish protections from adverse employment actions for registered patients using medical marijuana pursuant to the "New Jersey Compassionate Use Medical Marijuana Act." Specifically, an employer would b...
A1862 Establishes Maternal Mortality Review Commission to annually review and ... This bill would establish a Maternal Mortality Review Commission in the Department of Health (DOH). The commission would be tasked with annually reviewing and reporting on maternal death rates and the causes of maternal d...
A427 Establishes mandatory training program for human resources officers of p... This bill requires the Civil Service Commission to establish a domestic violence training program for the purpose of educating human resources officers on handling and responding to reports by public employees of domestic...
A1851 Limits payments for unused sick leave earned after effective date by pub... This bill prohibits the payment by a public employer of supplemental compensation for unused sick leave that is earned after the bill's effective date by a current or future State, local government, or board of education ...
A1858 Requires continued coverage of prescription drugs for certain medical co... This bill requires health insurance carriers to provide continued coverage of prescription drugs for covered persons diagnosed with a complex or chronic medical condition or a rare disease. The bill defines "complex or ch...
A1828 Requires institutions of higher education to provide students with acces... This bill requires institutions of higher education, beginning with the 2014-2015 academic year, to ensure that all students have access to campus-based mental health care programs and services. Under the bill, each insti...
A1830 Establishes "Right to Try Act" permitting terminally ill patients to acc... This bill would permit patients who are terminally ill to access investigational drugs, biological products, and devices that have not yet been approved by the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA). To use an i...
A1836 Permits pharmacists to provide self-administered hormonal contraceptives... This bill permits pharmacists to furnish self-administered hormonal contraceptives pursuant to procedures adopted by the Board of Pharmacy (Board). These procedures are to be established by rule pursuant to the "Administr...
A1831 Increases reporting requirements for the NJ Basic Skills Training Progra... This bill amends the reporting requirements for the New Jersey Basic Skills Training Program for Economic Growth to include further analysis of the training. Specifically, this bill requires the New Jersey Community Colle...
A319 Prohibits pharmacies from charging additional fee for processing prescri... This bill would prohibit pharmacists from charging additional fees for processing prescriptions that are transmitted by telephone or electronic means unless the fees also apply to prescriptions transmitted in writing. It ...
A1907 Establishes "Veterans Affordable Housing Section 8 Voucher Pilot Program." This bill would require the Commissioner of Community Affairs to establish and operate a project-based voucher pilot program under the federal Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) Program for veterans and their families who...
A554 Establishes annual sales tax holiday for certain sales of personal compu... This bill establishes an annual "back-to-school" sales tax holiday in the State of New Jersey during the first full weekend in August. During the three day period from the first Friday through the following Sunday, the re...
A447 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...
A443 Requires health care provider participating in carrier network to give n... This bill requires a health care provider, under a managed care plan that provide for both in-network and out-of-network benefits, to give written notice to a covered person whenever that provider refers the covered perso...
A1854 Establishes innovation zone program to stimulate technology industry clu... This bill calls for the establishment of a program within the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (EDA) to be known as the "Innovation Zone" program. The goal of the program is to encourage high-technology...
A1832 Prohibits institution of higher education that provides child care from ... This bill provides that an institution of higher education in the State, which offers child care services to students enrolled in the institution, may not charge a student who receives a voucher under the New Jersey Cares...
A1845 Requires school district that includes any of grades 9 through 12 to bia... This bill requires each school district that includes any of the grades 9 through 12 to provide to the local Workforce Investment Board a list of students enrolled in those grades who left school prior to graduation and d...
A654 Establishes task force to study issues related to the establishment of f... This bill establishes a 22-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; ...
A1573 Requires insurance coverage in the individual and small employer markets... This bill requires those health benefits plans offered in the individual and small employer markets in New Jersey that provide benefits for drugs that are approved by the federal Food and Drug Administration (FDA), as wel...
A1583 Enters New Jersey in Nurse Multistate Licensure Compact. This bill would enter New Jersey in the Nurse Multistate Licensure Compact (NMLC). The NMLC provides for a mutual recognition model of nurse licensure (for registered professional nurses and licensed practical nurses), in...
A1861 Establishes "Address Confidentiality Program for Reproductive Health Ser... This bill would establish an "Address Confidentiality Program for Reproductive Health Service Employees and Clients." The bill is similar to the current Address Confidentiality Program for domestic violence victims, set o...
A894 Provides for voluntary contributions by taxpayers on gross income tax re... This bill establishes the "New Jersey Pediatric Cancer Research Fund" and provides for a designation on the State gross income tax return that will permit taxpayers to make voluntary contributions to the fund to support p...
A1856 "Children's Caregivers Act"; revises requirements for primary caregivers... This bill, the "Children's Caregivers Act," revises the requirements to serve as primary caregiver to a qualifying patient who is a minor under the "New Jersey Compassionate Use Medical Marijuana Act." Specifically, the b...
A1268 Expands eligibility to receive the veterans' property tax deduction and ... This bill would broaden the eligibility for the veterans' property tax deduction and the veterans' property tax exemption by eliminating the requirement that a veteran serve during specific wars or other periods of emerge...
A1834 Requires Division of Developmental Disabilities to make comprehensive li... This bill requires the Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD) in the Department of Human Services (DHS) to include on its website and make available in print to a member of the public, upon request, a comprehensive ...
A1852 Increases certain penalties for violations of wage and hour law. This bill revises certain penalties for violations of the "New Jersey State Wage and Hour Law," P.L.1966, c.113 (C.34:11-56a et seq.). The bill provides that an employer who violates any provision of that law is, upon con...
ACR57 Proposes constitutional amendment to extend veterans' property tax deduc... Proposes constitutional amendment to extend veterans' property tax deduction and veterans' property tax exemption to veterans who did not serve in time of war or other emergency.
A1824 Provides gross income tax credit for certain expenses paid or incurred f... This bill, designated as the Caregiver's Assistance Act, provides a gross income tax credit to qualified caregivers, including resident taxpayers and resident individuals, who pay or incur qualified care expenses for the ...
A1094 Concerns employer inquiries about worker's wage and salary experience. This bill amends the "Law Against Discrimination," P.L.1945, c.169 (C.10:5-1 et seq.), to strengthen protections against employment discrimination and thereby promote equal pay for women by prohibiting any employer from: ...
A1847 Requires human papillomavirus vaccinations for students in grades six th... This bill stipulates that the Commissioner of Health would require the immunization of a child for human papillomavirus (HPV) as a condition of enrollment in grades six through 12 or comparable age level for special educa...
A402 Establishes new crime of domestic violence committed in the presence of ... This bill would establish the new crime of committing an act of domestic violence in the presence of a child. Under current law, a person commits an act of domestic violence if the person commits one or more of acts of ho...
A1187 Requires electronic prescribing systems to default to three-day supply o... This bill provides that, when a prescription for an opioid drug is issued using an electronic health records system, the system is to default to a three-day supply of the drug, which amount may be modified by the prescrib...
S120 Makes FY 2018 supplemental appropriation of $7,453,000 to DOH for family... This bill proposes to supplement the Fiscal Year 2018 annual appropriations act by making an appropriation of $7,453,000 from the General Fund to the Department of Health for Family Planning Services grants. Appropriation...
A1840 Authorizes DOT, NJTA, and SJTA to permit BPU-certified persons to instal... This bill requires the Department of Transportation ("department"), the New Jersey Turnpike Authority ("turnpike authority"), and the South Jersey Transportation Authority ("transportation authority") to permit any person...
A416 Establishes Behavioral Mental Health Advisory Board in Division of Menta... This bill establishes the Behavioral Mental Health Advisory Board in the Division of Mental Health and Addiction Services in the Department of Human Services (DHS). The purpose of the board will be to review all aspects o...
A1863 Eliminates restriction on sale of beer by limited brewery licensee for o... Under current law, the holder of a limited brewery license is entitled to brew up to 300,000 barrels of 31 fluid gallons capacity per year of malt alcoholic beverages to sell and distribute to wholesalers and retailers. T...
A1848 Transfers administration of programs for certain individuals with develo... This bill would transfer the responsibility for providing services to individuals aged 21-29 with developmental disabilities from the Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD) in the Department of Human Services to the...
A459 Concerns victim's right to rape care advocate under certain circumstances. This bill establishes procedures to be followed by law enforcement officers, prosecutors, medical providers, and rape care advocates whenever there is an alleged sexual assault. Under the provisions of the bill, whenever ...
A1825 "Wage Transparency Act"; requires reporting of public contractor employm... This bill requires any employer that enters into a contract with the State, including any contract that is subject to the requirements of the "New Jersey Prevailing Wage Act," P.L.1963, c.150 (C.34:11-56.25 et s...
A2134 Makes FY 2018 supplemental appropriation of $7,453,000 to DOH for family... This bill proposes to supplement the Fiscal Year 2018 annual appropriations act by making an appropriation of $7,453,000 from the General Fund to the Department of Health for Family Planning Services grants. Appropriation...
S104 Concerns equal pay 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...
A448 Requires DCA to make information on homeless prevention programs and ser... This bill requires the Department of Community Affairs (DCA) to prepare and make available on the department's Internet website, in an easily printable format, information on all municipal, county, State, and federal home...
A1837 Requires public school students with concussion to be evaluated by licen... 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 ...
A1853 Permits testing and use of autonomous vehicles on State roadways under c... This bill permits the testing and use of autonomous vehicles on the public highways, roads, and streets of this State. An autonomous vehicle may be operated on any highway, road, or street within this State for testing pu...
A1857 Provides civil immunity to persons who forcibly enter motor vehicles to ... This bill stipulates that a person would not be held liable for any damages arising out of and in the course of forcibly entering a motor vehicle for the purpose of removing a child left unattended and unsupervised in the...
A399 Prohibits awarding alimony to domestic violence offenders; permits termi... This bill would prohibit an award of alimony to a person convicted of a crime or offense involving domestic violence by the victim of that crime or offense. If the recipient of an existing alimony award is subsequently co...
A1665 Requires various State departments to provide linkages to information on... This bill requires the Department of Children and Families (DCF) to prepare and make available on its Internet website, in an easily printable format, information on the program providing "baby boxes" and safe sleep educa...
A537 "Holocaust Reparations Tax Exemption Act"; exempts value of certain paym... This bill, designated as the Holocaust Reparations Tax Exemption Act, provides an exemption from the transfer inheritance and estate taxes for an amount equal to the value of certain payments and distributions received by...
A890 Requires screening of certain high-risk pregnancies and reporting of fet... This bill requires that various actions be taken during the perinatal period, which is from the 20th week of gestation through the 28th day after birth, in order to improve birth outcomes and protect the health of low-inc...
A1707 Expands membership of NJ Task Force on Child Abuse and Neglect. This bill expands the membership of the New Jersey Task Force on Child Abuse and Neglect from 29 to 30, to include a member of the Child Placement Advisory Council. The Child Placement Advisory Council was established pur...
A1827 Concerns earned sick leave to employees.* This bill requires each employer to provide earned sick leave to each employee it employs in the State, except for construction employees that are under contract pursuant to a collective bargaining agreement. The employee...
A1850 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...
A414 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...
A1860 Requires retail health clinics to develop policies and procedures identi... This bill requires a retail health clinic operating in this State to develop policies and procedures concerning the services the clinic will provide to patients visiting the clinic for treatment. The clinic would submit t...
A1859 Clarifies that owners of self-driving motor vehicles must comply with ex... This bill clarifies that, for the purposes of insurance, a self-driving car must comply with compulsory automobile and motor vehicle insurance requirements. Current law provides, with certain limited exceptions, that ever...
A5072 Concerns law regarding failure to pay wages. This bill assists workers aggrieved by certain violations of laws regarding the payment of wages by strengthening enforcement procedures, remedies and a variety of criminal, civil and administrative sanctions against the ...
AR279 Urges school administrators, teachers, parents, and students to be bette... Urges school administrators, teachers, parents, and students to be better educated about potential health impacts of heavy backpacks and take proactive measures to avoid injury.
AJR171 Permanently designates May as "Preeclampsia Awareness Month" in New Jersey. Permanently designates May as "Preeclampsia Awareness Month" in New Jersey.
A5163 Commits $3 million from Supplemental Workforce Fund for Basic Skill to N... This bill provides for a minimum allocation of $3 million from the Supplemental Workforce Fund for Basic Skills (SWFBS) to an account in that fund dedicated to the New Jersey Community College Consortium for Workforce and...
AR288 Urges enactment of federal "Maternal Health Accountability Act of 2017." Urges enactment of federal "Maternal Health Accountability Act of 2017."
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...
S3534 Commits $3 million from Supplemental Workforce Fund for Basic Skill to N... This bill provides for a minimum allocation of $3 million from the Supplemental Workforce Fund for Basic Skills (SWFBS) to an account in that fund dedicated to the New Jersey Community College Consortium for Workforce and...
AR294 Honors life and service of Senator James Whelan. Honors life and service of Senator James Whelan.
A5251 Requires plaintiff to obtain affidavit of merit in malpractice suit agai... This bill would require a plaintiff to obtain an affidavit of merit in a malpractice suit against an enrolled agent, by adding enrolled agents to the list of professionals covered under P.L.1995, c.139 (C.2A:53A-26 et seq...
AR299 Concerns President Trump's decision to exempt certain employers from rul... Concerns President Trump's decision to exempt certain employers from rule requiring health insurance plans to cover birth control.
A5215 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...
A5252 Establishes Maternal Mortality Review Commission to annually review and ... This bill would establish a Maternal Mortality Review Commission in the Department of Health (DOH). The commission would be tasked with annually reviewing and reporting on maternal death rates and the causes of maternal d...
A5242 Concerns prescribing of certain controlled dangerous substances; require... This bill makes various revisions to the law to address the opioid crisis. First, the bill, revises P.L.2017, c.28 to provide that a practitioner must enter into a pain management agreement with a patient, instead of upon...
S3604 Concerns prescribing of certain controlled dangerous substances; require... This bill makes various revisions to the law to address the opioid crisis. First, the bill revises P.L.2017, c.28 to provide that a practitioner must enter into a pain management agreement with a patient prior to the comm...
A5311 Permits counties and non-governmental, community-based agencies to estab... This bill would permit counties and non-governmental, community-based agencies, in partnership with the county and municipal governments therein, to establish family justice centers which provide coordinated, multi-agency...
A5301 Requires reflective material on children's Halloween costumes. This bill requires children's Halloween costumes sold at retail to have reflective material that is 1) attached to the costume, or 2) packaged with the costume to be subsequently attached by the buyer. Reflective material...
A1804 Creates Office of Sustainability. This bill would create the Office of Sustainability in the Department of the Treasury. The office would be responsible for developing and implementing environmental sustainability measures in all State buildings and coord...
A1835 Requires carbon monoxide detectors in school buildings. This bill would require the installation of carbon monoxide detection devices in schools, including public and private schools. Recently, several children and teachers were sickened and had to be hospitalized due to carbo...
A1833 Requires health benefits coverage for adolescent depression screenings. This bill requires insurance coverage for expenses incurred in screening adolescents between the ages of 12 and 18 for major depressive disorder, so long as screening for major depressive disorder in adolescents continues...
AJR154 Designates fourth week in April of each year as "Every Kid Healthy Week." Designates fourth week in April of each year as "Every Kid Healthy Week."
A4907 Establishes "Address Confidentiality Program for Reproductive Health Ser... This bill would establish an "Address Confidentiality Program for Reproductive Health Service Employees and Clients." The bill is similar to the current Address Confidentiality Program for domestic violence victims, set o...
A4906 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...
AR254 Urges President and Congress to expand access to afterschool summer meal... Urges President and Congress to expand access to afterschool summer meal programs and streamline application process for summer meals.
A4908 Directs Department of Agriculture in consultation with DOE to establish ... 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,...
AR255 Urges USDA to lower eligibility threshold for federal nutrition programs. Urges USDA to lower eligibility threshold for federal nutrition programs.
A4972 Requires Higher Education Student Assistance Authority to establish repa... This bill directs the Higher Education Student Assistance Authority to establish a repayment assistance program under the New Jersey College Loans to Assist State Students (NJCLASS) Loan Program for borrowers who experien...
S3218 Requires Higher Education Student Assistance Authority to establish repa... This bill directs the Higher Education Student Assistance Authority to establish a repayment assistance program under the New Jersey College Loans to Assist State Students (NJCLASS) Loan Program for borrowers who experien...
A4485 Requires newly appointed members of boards of trustees of county college... This bill requires an appointed member of the board of trustees of a county college who is appointed after the bill's effective date to complete a training program developed or certified by the New Jersey Council of Count...
A4640 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 regarding the responsibilities, duties, and roles of a governing board member. The bill provides ...
A4648 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 infant mortality prevention devices, known as "baby b...
ACR233 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.
A4670 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...
A4718 Makes FY 2018 supplemental appropriation of $7,453,000 to DOH for family... This bill proposes to supplement the Fiscal Year 2018 annual appropriations act by making an appropriation of $7,453,000 from the General Fund to the Department of Health for Family Planning Services grants. Appropriation...
A4786 Streamlines authorization for farmers market programs to participate in ... This bill requires the WIC Services Unit in the Department of Health to authorize a vendor that is a farmers market to participate in the federal Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WI...
AJR143 Urges U.S. Congress to pass Equal Rights Amendment. Urges U.S. Congress to pass Equal Rights Amendment.
A4602 Removes requirement that limited brewery licensees provide tour when sel... This bill removes from current law a provision requiring the holder of a limited brewery license to provide a tour of the brewery when selling the brewery's products for consumption on the licensed premises and permits th...
ACR230 Condemns United States Executive Orders regarding immigration. Condemns United States Executive Orders regarding immigration.
AR214 Encourages creation of local food policy councils. Encourages creation of local food policy councils.
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, ...
S3027 Establishes State food waste reduction goal of 50 percent by 2030. This bill would establish for the State a goal of reducing, by the year 2030, the amount of food waste generated annually in the State by 50 percent of that amount which is generated in the year this bill takes effect. Th...
A4633 Establishes standards for food date labeling; requires Commissioner of H... This bill standardizes food date labels, and requires the Department of Health to create a public education program on food date labeling and establish guidelines related to food safety. This bill is based on a report by ...
A4631 Establishes State food waste reduction goal of 50 percent by 2030. This bill would establish for the State a goal of reducing, by the year 2030, the amount of food waste generated annually in the State by 50 percent of that amount which is generated in the year this bill takes effect. Th...
A4632 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...
A4634 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, ...
A4522 Allows hospice care programs to accept unused prescription medications f... This bill authorizes licensed hospice care programs to accept unused prescription medications for disposal under certain circumstances. Specifically, a hospice care program may voluntarily choose to accept for disposal, a...
A4544 Requires retail health clinics to develop policies and procedures identi... This bill requires a retail health clinic operating in this State to develop policies and procedures concerning the services the clinic will provide to patients visiting the clinic for treatment. The clinic would submit t...
S2976 Requires health benefits coverage for donated human breast milk under ce... This bill requires health insurers (health, hospital and medical service corporations, commercial individual and group health insurers; health maintenance organizations, health benefits plans issued pursuant to the New Je...
A4585 Provides for expedited appeal of school district's decision to deny acce... In January of 2012, the Legislature enacted P.L.2011, c.156 (C.18A:46-13.2 et seq.) to authorize access for a student's service animal in school buildings, including the classroom, and on school grounds. That law allows a...
A4506 Requires public schools, and nonpublic schools which receive federal fun... This bill requires each public school, and each nonpublic school which receives federal funds and is subject to the requirements of Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 (20 U.S.C. s.1681 et seq.), to post on its w...
A4504 Clarifies that owners of self-driving motor vehicles must comply with ex... This bill clarifies that, for the purposes of insurance, a self-driving car must comply with compulsory automobile and motor vehicle insurance requirements. Current law provides, with certain limited exceptions, that ever...
A4498 Expands health insurance coverage for behavioral health services and aut... This bill requires hospital, medical and health service corporations, commercial insurers, health maintenance organizations, health benefits plans issued pursuant to the New Jersey Individual Health Coverage and Small Emp...
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...
S2970 Allows hospice care programs to accept unused prescription medications f... This bill authorizes licensed hospice care programs to accept unused prescription medications for disposal under certain circumstances. Specifically, a hospice care program may voluntarily choose to accept for disposal, a...
A4432 Provides increased tax credit amounts under Grow New Jersey Assistance P... The bill allows a business located within a three-mile geographic area surrounding the campus of a New Jersey public research university and having a collaborative research relationship with the university, designated und...
A4469 Concerns expansion of services provided by DOH mental health screening s... This bill provides for the Commissioner of Human Services to accept an application from a screening service to provide expanded mental health services. The expanded services would be tailored to meets the need of the pers...
A4470 Establishes Behavioral Health Services Task Force.* This bill establishes the Behavioral Health Task Force in the Division of Mental Health and Addiction Services in the Department of Human Services (DHS). The purpose of the board will be to review all aspects of behaviora...
A4338 "Prescription Drug Consumer Transparency Act;" requires pharmacy benefit... This bill supplements P.L.2015, c.179 (C.17B:27F-1 et seq.) by requiring pharmacy benefits managers (PBMs) to disclose certain information about prescription drug pricing and generic substitutions to benefit plan purchase...
AJR130 Designates January 23 of each year as "Maternal Health Awareness Day" in... Designates January 23 of each year as "Maternal Health Awareness Day" in New Jersey.
A4363 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...
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...
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...
A4320 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...
AR136 Declares week of September 25 through October 1, 2017 as "Diaper Need Aw... Declares week of September 25 through October 1, 2017 as "Diaper Need Awareness Week."
AR137 Urges Congress and President to enact legislation creating program to su... Urges Congress and President to enact legislation creating program to subsidize purchase of diapers.
A4245 Requires employers to disclose certain wage information to employees. This bill requires all employers, public and private, to provide each employee with a statement of earnings which shall include information regarding the employee's wage calculation. "Public employer" is defined in the bi...
AR182 Commemorates 100th anniversary of founding of Planned Parenthood. Commemorates 100th anniversary of founding of Planned Parenthood.
A4263 Requires bidders on certain State contracts to disclose, and Department ... This bill provides that whenever a purchase, contract or agreement is to be made, negotiated or awarded after public bidding pursuant to the provisions of N.J.S.A.52:34-6 et seq., each bid on the purchase, contract or agr...
A4262 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...
A4276 Provides a voucher to certain TANF recipients to purchase diapers. This bill would provide a $50 monthly voucher to individuals who are recipients of Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) to purchase diapers. The voucher would only be available to individuals who have dependent ...
A4163 Clarifies DCA rulemaking authority over free-standing residential health... This bill would prohibit the eviction of a resident of a free-standing residential health care facility, except for good cause. The bill would provide that, unless otherwise directed or authorized by the Department of Com...
S2563 Clarifies DCA rulemaking authority over free-standing residential health... This bill would prohibit the eviction of a resident of a free-standing residential health care facility, except for good cause. The bill would provide that, unless otherwise directed or authorized by the Department of Com...
A4205 Requires continued coverage of prescription drugs for certain medical co... This bill requires health insurance carriers to provide continued coverage of prescription drugs for covered persons diagnosed with a complex or chronic medical condition or a rare disease. The bill defines "complex or ch...
A4125 Establishes mandatory training program for human resources officers of p... This bill requires the Civil Service Commission to establish a domestic violence training program for the purpose of educating human resources officers on handling and responding to reports by public employees of domestic...
A4069 Establishes payment incentive program for home health agencies and healt... This bill will require the Division of Medical Assistance and Health Services in the Department of Human Services to establish a pay-for-performance program, which will be mandatory for licensed home health agencies and r...
A4075 Concerns procedures for transition of individuals with developmental dis... This bill concerns the procedures that are used to transition an individual with a developmental disability from a State developmental center to a community placement. The Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD) in t...
A4126 Enhances protections for domestic violence victims by restricting access... This bill enhances protections for domestic violence victims by restricting access to firearms by a person convicted of a domestic violence crime or subject to a domestic violence restraining order. Specifically, the bill...
A4157 Establishes Veterans Assistance Grant Program for nonprofit organization... This bill creates the "Veterans Assistance Grant Program" in the Department of Military and Veterans' Affairs to provide grants to governmental entities and nonprofit organizations for certain veterans' services...
A4146 Provides for monitoring and evaluation of transition of mental health an... This bill would establish a formal system of oversight for the planned transition by community-based mental health and substance use disorder treatment service providers to a fee-for-service reimbursement model. The bill ...
A4124 Requires public employers to implement certain policies for handling and... This bill requires the Civil Service Commission to develop a uniform domestic violence policy, which all public employers shall adopt and distribute to their employees, regardless of whether a public employer is subject t...
A4067 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...
A4079 Provides civil immunity to persons who forcibly enter motor vehicles to ... This bill stipulates that a person would not be held liable for any damages arising out of and in the course of forcibly entering a motor vehicle for the purpose of removing a child left unattended and unsupervised in the...
A3824 Establishes Office of Ombudsman for Individuals with Intellectual or Dev... This bill establishes the Office of the Ombudsman for Individuals with Intellectual or Developmental Disabilities and their Families in but not of the Department of the Treasury and, accordingly, the office is to be indep...
A4118 Authorizes annual issuance of permit to sell alcoholic beverages at seas... The bill requires the New Jersey Division of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) in the Department of Law and Public Safety to offer a seasonal permit authorizing the sale of alcoholic beverages on a designated premises serv...
A4078 Requires vitamin K to be administered to newborns within six hours of bi... This bill requires the Commissioner of Health to require that vitamin K be administered to each newborn born in the State within six hours of birth by the health care professional responsible for providing care to the new...
A4080 Clarifies that apologies by health care facilities and professionals to ... This bill would clarify that apologies by health care facility representatives and health care professionals to patients or their parents or guardians for adverse events subject to patient disclosure under the "Patient Sa...
A4065 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...
A4066 Establishes annual grant program to recognize public institutions of hig... This bill establishes an annual grant program under the State's Troops to College Program which was established in 2009 to assist New Jersey's public institutions of higher education in coordinating the provision of a com...
A4117 Permits county improvement authorities to establish student loan refinan... This bill is intended to permit county improvement authorities to establish programs to refinance student loan debt, including loans to attend proprietary institutions licensed to offer academic degrees (for example, DeVr...
AJR113 Designates the week in November of each year that includes Thanksgiving ... Designates May of each year as "Caregivers Awareness Month."
AJR115 Designates third Friday in September of every year as Concussion Awarene... Designates third Friday in September of every year as Concussion Awareness Day.
A4119 Concerns employer inquiries about wage and salary history. This bill amends the "Law Against Discrimination," P.L.1945, c.169 (C.10:5-1 et seq.), to strengthen protections against employment discrimination and thereby promote equal pay for women by prohibiting any employer from: ...
A4094 Requires epinephrine auto-injectors to be packaged and sold as single un... This act would prohibit a business that is engaged in the manufacture or distribution of epinephrine auto-injectors for dispensing to patients in this State from marketing or distributing epinephrine auto-injectors in a f...
A4081 "Charlie's Law"; Establishes civil penalties for persons who interfere w... This bill establishes a civil penalty for interfering with or denying a person with a disability accompanied by a service or guide dog access to a place of public accommodation in violation of P.L.1971, c.130 (C.10:5-29 e...
S2483 Enhances protections for domestic violence victims by restricting access... This bill enhances protections for domestic violence victims by restricting access to firearms by a person convicted of a domestic violence crime or subject to a domestic violence restraining order. Specifically, the bill...
A4051 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...
A3778 Requires electronic prescribing systems to default to three-day supply o... This bill provides that, when a prescription for an opioid drug is issued using an electronic health records system, the system is to default to a three-day supply of the drug, which amount may be modified by the prescrib...
A3799 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...
A3612 Jake's Law; Incentivizes counties to design and construct completely inc... This bill requires the Commissioner of Community Affairs to establish rules and regulations for the design and construction of inclusive playgrounds with standards of accessibility for children and adults with disabilitie...
A3962 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...
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...
A4024 Appropriates $1 million to DEP for grants to county mosquito control age... This bill would appropriate $1 million to the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) to provide grants to county mosquito control agencies for mosquito control programs. Funds would be dispersed at the discretion an...
A4011 Designates USS New Jersey as New Jersey State Ship. This bill designates the USS New Jersey, also known as the Battleship New Jersey, as the New Jersey State Ship. The USS New Jersey was launched in 1942 and was engaged in three wars, World War II, the Korean War, and the ...
S2463 Changes the time when child placement review hearings are initiated from... This bill amends section 9 of P.L.1977, c.424 (C.30:4C-58) to change the time when a child placement review board initiates the review of a child in out-of-home placement pursuant to a voluntary placement agreement or cou...
A3852 "Children's Caregivers Act"; revises requirements for primary caregivers... This bill, the "Children's Caregivers Act," revises the requirements to serve as primary caregiver to a qualifying patient who is a minor under the "New Jersey Compassionate Use Medical Marijuana Act." Specifically, the b...
A3841 Allows School of Osteopathic Medicine at Rowan University to maintain pr... This bill amends the "New Jersey Medical and Health Sciences Education Restructuring Act," P.L.2012, c.45, to allow the School of Osteopathic Medicine, which was transferred under that act from the University of Medicine ...
A3847 Requires institutions of higher education and proprietary degree-grantin... This bill implements under section 1 the recommendations of the April 27, 2016 report of the State Comptroller entitled, Controls Over Collection, Allocation And Use Of Student Fees At Selected New Jersey Colleges and Uni...
A3842 Permits cosmetology and hairstyling school clinics to charge certain fee... This bill permits licensed cosmetology and hairstyling school clinics to charge fees for services rendered to the general public that reflect and account for more than solely the cost of materials used to perform those se...
AJR104 Urges U.S. Soccer Federation to provide U.S. Women's National Team with ... Urges U.S. Soccer Federation to provide U.S. Women's National Team with equal pay and conditions.
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...
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...
A3892 Changes the time when child placement review hearings are initiated from... This bill amends section 9 of P.L.1977, c.424 (C.30:4C-58) to change the time when a child placement review board initiates the review of a child in out-of-home placement pursuant to a voluntary placement agreement or cou...
A3747 Establishes innovation zone program to stimulate technology industry clu... This bill requires the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (authority) to establish an "innovation zone" program within the authority to consist of three innovation zones, with each zone surrounding a rese...
A3743 Requires certain health benefits plans to provide coverage for behaviora... This bill requires hospital, medical and health service corporations, commercial insurers, health maintenance organizations, health benefits plans issued pursuant to the New Jersey Individual Health Coverage and Small Emp...
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...
A3717 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...
A3745 Permits testing and use of autonomous vehicles on State roadways under c... This bill permits the testing and use of autonomous vehicles on the public highways, roads, and streets of this State. An autonomous vehicle may be operated on any highway, road, or street within this State for testing pu...
AJR96 Designates month of May of each year as "Mental Health Awareness Month." Designates month of May of each year as "Mental Health Awareness Month."
A3738 Increases certain penalties for violations of wage and hour law. This bill revises certain penalties for violations of the "New Jersey State Wage and Hour Law," P.L.1966, c.113 (C.34:11-56a et seq.). The bill provides that an employer who violates any provision of that law is, upon con...
A3804 Permits young adult who is claimed as a dependent on a relative's tax re... This bill would permit a person between the ages of 18 and 26 to receive Work First New Jersey General Public Assistance (WFNJ/GA) benefits, even if the person is claimed as a dependent on his or her parent's or other rel...
A3794 Raises minimum wage to amounts that vary throughout State based on unemp... This bill raises the minimum hourly wage to varying amounts throughout the State and provides for certain other increases. Specifically, the bill provides that every employer must pay to each of its employees wages at an ...
S2214 Requires institutions of higher education and proprietary degree-grantin... This bill implements under section 1 the recommendations of the April 27, 2016 report of the State Comptroller entitled, Controls Over Collection, Allocation And Use Of Student Fees At Selected New Jersey Colleges and Uni...
SJR62 Designates month of May of each year as "Mental Health Awareness Month." Designates month of May of each year as "Mental Health Awareness Month."
A3648 Creates license to produce and sell hard cider. This bill creates a cidery license that permits the holder to manufacture and sell hard cider to wholesalers, retailers, and consumers in New Jersey and other states. The bill provides that a cidery licensee is entitled t...
A3678 Regulates certain servicing activities provided by mortgage servicing or... This bill provides the Department of Banking and Insurance with authority to regulate certain servicing activities provided by mortgage servicing organizations for mortgage loans on residential real property located in Ne...
A3645 Requires breeders or other providers of dogs to pet shops to certify com... This bill requires that, as a condition of the sale or transfer of a dog within or into the State, any breeder or owner or operator of a business providing dogs to pet shops submit a certification to the Department of Hea...
A3679 Permits registered voters to receive mail-in ballots automatically for a... This bill changes current law to enable a registered voter to vote by mail-in ballot in all future elections or for future general elections only. The bill also provides that, if a voter who requested a mail-in ballot for...
A3634 Requires one member of board in charge of institution for persons with m... This bill would provide that at least one member of each board in charge of the institutions or agencies for persons who have a mental illness or developmental disability shall be a family member of a resident of the inst...
A3503 "Pedestrian Safety Act"; establishes motor vehicle offense of unlawful u... This bill establishes the "Pedestrian Safety Act" to prohibit a pedestrian on a public roadway from using an electronic communication device unless it is used hands-free, and also prohibit text messaging or sending an ele...
A3422 Establishes compensation program for law enforcement officers and certai... This bill establishes a compensation program for the following categories of law enforcement officers: (1) State corrections officers, juvenile corrections officers, and juvenile detention officers who suffer bodily injur...
A3432 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...
A3421 Establishes an animal abuser registry. This bill directs the Department of Health to establish on its website an animal abuser registry, and updates current law concerning the DOH list of persons ineligible to be animal control officers because of guilt or lia...
A3423 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...
S1923 Prohibits investment of pension and annuity funds by State in companies ... This bill would prohibit the investment of New Jersey public employee retirement funds in any company that boycotts, divests from, or sanctions Israel or Israeli businesses, or boycotts those doing business with Israel, o...
A3480 Concerns employer inquiries about worker's wage and salary experience.* This bill prohibits employers from seeking or releasing the salary history of certain employees. Specifically, it provides that no employer or employer's agent, representative, or designee shall seek to obtain, or require...
A3551 Provides tax credits to developers for certain affordable housing projects. This bill would provide up to $600 million in tax credits available to developers to construct certain affordable housing projects. In order to qualify for the tax credit, a developer must construct a residential project ...
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...
A3406 Establishes teen driver orientation program. This bill establishes the teen driver orientation program and requires certain examination permit and special learner's permit applicants, and their parents or guardians, to complete the program. Under the bill, an applic...
A3407 Establishes certain additional examination and special learner's permit ... This bill adds new examination permit and special learner's permit requirements. This bill changes the graduated driver licensing law by requiring holders of examination permits and special learner's permits under the age...
AJR75 Designates October 11 of each year as the "Day of the Girl" in New Jersey. Designates October 11 of each year as the "Day of the Girl" in New Jersey.
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...
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...
A2850 Limits payments for unused sick leave earned after effective date by pub... This bill prohibits the payment by a public employer of supplemental compensation for unused sick leave that is earned after the bill's effective date by a current or future State, local government, or board of education ...
A2848 Prohibits payment for unused sick leave earned after effective date by p... This bill prohibits the payment by public employers of supplemental compensation for unused sick leave earned after the bill's effective date by any current or future State, local government, or board of education officer...
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 ...
A3351 Creates license to manufacture and sell hard cider and mead.* This bill creates a meadery license which permits the holder to manufacture a maximum of 250,000 gallons of mead per year and to sell those products to wholesalers and retailers in New Jersey and other states. The bill al...
A3267 Provides for voluntary contributions by taxpayers on gross income tax re... This bill provides for voluntary contributions by taxpayers on gross income tax returns to support autism programs. The bill establishes a special fund in the Department of the Treasury, to be known as the "Autism Program...
A3323 Criminalizes mental or emotional hazing. This bill would make it a crime of the fourth degree to commit mental or emotional hazing. Under current law, it is a disorderly persons offense if, in connection with initiation of applicants to or members of a student o...
A2928 Requires institutions of higher education to send out annual student deb... This bill is known as the "Know Before You Owe Student Loan Debt Act." The purpose of the bill is to increase student awareness concerning student debt, and to encourage students to borrow less than the maximum amounts th...
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...
A2961 Concerns victim's right to rape care advocate under certain circumstances. This bill establishes procedures to be followed by law enforcement officers, prosecutors, medical providers, and rape care advocates whenever there is an alleged sexual assault. Under the provisions of the bill, whenever ...
A3009 Prohibits permanent change of child custody during period of active mili... This bill provides that in cases involving custody of a minor child, if a motion for a change of custody is filed during a time a parent is in active military duty, the court shall not enter an order modifying or amending...
A2851 Limits use and supplemental compensation for certain leave; limits emplo... This bill imposes limits on the payment of supplemental compensation for unused accumulated sick leave and the accumulation of vacation leave to any current or future State, local government, or board of education employe...
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. *
A2930 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...
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...
AJR61 Designates October of each year as "Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembranc... Designates October of each year as "Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Month" in New Jersey.
A2663 Establishes grant program for constructing kitchen facilities in license... This bill requires the Commissioner of Children and Families to establish a program to provide grants to licensed child care centers for the design and construction of kitchen facilities and to assist the centers in educa...
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...
A2750 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...
A2665 Extends health benefits coverage of a newborn infant. This bill extends the time period in which newly born children are covered under their parents' health benefits coverage to 60 days after birth. Current law limits the coverage of newly born children to 30 days from their...
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...
A2568 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...
A2453 Permits restaurants without a liquor license to advertise that they are ... This bill permits restaurants that are not licensed to serve alcoholic beverages to advertise that patrons may bring wine or beer to consume on the restaurant premises. Under current law, a person who owns or operates a r...
A2485 Requires textbook publishers to provide public institutions of higher ed... This bill requires textbook publishers to provide the faculty members or academic departments at public institutions of higher education responsible for selecting textbooks with the price at which the publisher would make...
A2484 Establishes loan redemption program for certain teachers under which the... 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...
A2481 Requires public school students with concussion to be evaluated by licen... 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 ...
AR80 Urges institutions of higher education to provide priority enrollment in... Urges institutions of higher education to provide priority enrollment in courses to students who have dependent children.
A2493 Establishes central registry for background checks of youth serving orga... This bill creates the "Youth Serving Organization Central Registry," or "central registry," which would serve as a clearinghouse for the collection and dissemination of information obtained as a result of conducting crimi...
A2669 Provides credit under corporation business tax and gross income tax for ... This bill establishes a corporation business tax credit and a gross income tax credit for costs incurred in the construction of an eligible building qualifying as a silver level building, a gold level building, or a plati...
A2664 Transfers administration of programs for certain individuals with develo... This bill would transfer the responsibility for providing services to individuals aged 21-29 with developmental disabilities from the Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD) in the Department of Human Services to the...
ACR136 Encourages municipalities to require that pet shops only sell cats or do... Encourages municipalities to require that pet shops only sell cats or dogs obtained from shelters, pounds, or animal rescue organizations, and counties to enforce requirement wherever adopted.
A2648 Requires DHS to establish training, educational assessment, and remedial... This bill requires the Department of Human Services (DHS) to establish a training program for staff members at a State psychiatric hospital who work directly with patients in order to ensure the delivery of safe, secure, ...
A2761 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...
A2685 Establishes Study Commission on Gender Pay Discrimination. This bill establishes, in the Department of Labor and Workforce Development, the Study Commission on Gender Pay Discrimination. The commission consists of 12 members, including three State officials, who are non-voting me...
S1041 Requires DHS to develop timeline for use by individuals with development... This bill requires the Commissioner of Human Services, or the commissioner's designee, in consultation with the Commissioner of Children and Families, the Commissioner of Community Affairs, the Commissioner of Education, ...
A2646 Concerns discrimination because of familial status. This bill amends the "Law Against Discrimination," P.L.1945, c.169 (C.10:5-1 et seq.), to make it a violation of that law for an employer, employment agency, or labor union to discriminate against an individual because of...
A2667 Concerns eligibility requirements for licensed professional counselors a... Under the provisions of section 7 of P.L.1993, c.340 (C.45:8B-40), in partial fulfillment for licensure as a licensed professional counselor or associate counselor, a person is required to complete a minimum of 60 graduat...
A2661 Prohibits home-schooling of children under DCPP care, custody, or superv... This bill provides that a child under the care, custody, or supervision of the Division of Child Protection and Permanency (DCPP) in the Department of Children and Families, including a child placed in a resource family o...
A2668 Requires health insurance carriers, SHBP, and SEHBP to provide coverage ... This bill requires health insurance carriers, the State Health Benefits Program, and the School Employees' Health Benefits Program to provide coverage for telemedicine delivered to a covered person in a health care facili...
A2662 Requires informational posters about safe placement alternatives for new... This bill amends the "New Jersey Safe Haven Infant Protection Act" to promote greater awareness of the safe placement alternatives for newborn infants available under that law. The bill would require that, beginning no la...
A2647 Requires human papillomavirus vaccinations for students in grades six th... This bill stipulates that the Commissioner of Health would require the immunization of a child for human papillomavirus (HPV) as a condition of enrollment in grades six through 12 or comparable age level for special educa...
A2660 Requires State agencies to post Internet links to programs and services ... This bill requires that each State agency prominently display on its Internet homepage a link to any program, services, benefits, or informational resources that are provided by or through that agency and that are intende...
A2689 "Secure Schools for All Children Act"; establishes State aid program for... This bill is entitled the "Secure Schools for All Children Act." The bill establishes a State aid program for the provision of security services, equipment, or technology to help ensure a safe and secure school environmen...
A2666 Concerns unlawful employment practices based on provision of health bene... This bill makes it an unlawful employment practice under the State's "Law Against Discrimination," P.L.1945, c.169 (C.10:5-1 et seq.), for an employer to provide a health benefits plan to its employees in this State that ...
A2497 Requires New Jersey Transit to offer discount passes to all New Jersey h... This bill would require New Jersey Transit to extend its current full-time student monthly pass discount offer to all New Jersey higher education students. Currently, the discount is offered to students of certain partici...
A2292 Requires review of Core Curriculum Content Standards to ensure guidence ... This bill requires that the Department of Education conduct a review of the Core Curriculum Content Standards in Comprehensive Health and Physical Education to ensure that guidance for substance abuse instruction incorpor...
A2495 Allows termination of motor vehicle lease in event of death; prohibits i... This bill allows a motor vehicle lease to be terminated upon the death of the lessee and prohibits a dealer or lessor from imposing or assessing any fee for the early termination of a vehicle lease in the event of a lesse...
A2499 Establishes pilot program in DOE to address school climate issues relate... This bill establishes a one-year pilot program in the Department of Education to reduce bullying in the public schools. The goals of the pilot program will be to ensure that students have the opportunity to learn in a saf...
A2294 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...
A2482 Establishes protection from adverse employment action for authorized med... This bill would establish protections from adverse employment actions for registered patients using medical marijuana pursuant to the "New Jersey Compassionate Use Medical Marijuana Act." Specifically, an employer would b...
A2486 Establishes separate class of claims against insolvent estates for child... This bill would create a new class of claims for child support judgments against an insolvent estate, and would direct child support judgments to be paid prior to other judgments and certain other claims. Under current la...
AR81 Urges school districts to use USDA MyPlate program and information techn... Urges school districts to use USDA MyPlate program and information technology to promote and monitor student nutrition as part of Core Curriculum Content Standards in Comprehensive Health and Physical Education.
A2320 Raises minimum age for purchase and sale of tobacco products and electro... This bill raises the minimum age for purchasing tobacco and electronic smoking devices from 19 to 21 years, and raises the minimum age from 19 to 21 years of a person to whom a vendor may sell, offer for sale, distribute,...
A2489 Allows person with implanted medical device to voluntarily make notation... This bill requires the New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission (MVC) to allow a person who has an implanted medical device to voluntarily make a notation on his or her driver's license or identification card. Under the provis...
A2491 Authorizes DOT, NJTA, and SJTA to permit BPU-certified persons to instal... This bill requires the Department of Transportation ("department"), the New Jersey Turnpike Authority ("turnpike authority"), and the South Jersey Transportation Authority ("transportation authority") to permit any person...
A2336 Prohibits health insurance carriers from requiring optometrists to becom... This bill prohibits health insurance carriers from requiring optometrists to accept a contract with a vision care plan as a condition for participation in the carrier's provider networks for the provision of medically nec...
A2492 Creates matching grant program for small businesses engaged in life scie... This bill directs the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (authority) to establish and maintain small business matching grant program for the purpose of awarding grants to eligible small businesses engaged in life s...
A2371 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...
A2496 Provides veterans with up to 60 credits tuition-free at county college s... This bill provides that veterans who are enrolled in good standing at the New Jersey county college serving their county of residence will be eligible to receive up to 60 credits tuition-free. For purposes of the bill, a ...
A2487 Permits municipality to enact ordinance regulating where sex offenders m... This bill permits a municipality to enact an ordinance establishing areas in or around elementary or secondary schools, playgrounds, or child care centers where certain registered sex offenders may be prohibited from resi...
A2480 Permits pharmacists to provide self-administered hormonal contraceptives... This bill permits pharmacists to furnish self-administered hormonal contraceptives pursuant to procedures adopted by the Board of Pharmacy (Board). These procedures are to be established by rule pursuant to the "Administr...
A2501 Requires school district that includes any of grades 9 through 12 to bia... This bill requires each school district that includes any of the grades 9 through 12 to provide to the local Workforce Investment Board a list of students enrolled in those grades who left school prior to graduation and d...
A2490 Encourages local unit sharing of services; makes appropriations. Under current law, the Local Unit Alignment, Reorganization, and Consolidation Commission (LUARCC) examines the consolidation of municipalities, the merger of autonomous agencies into their parent municipal or county gove...
A1461 Establishes Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety Study Advisory Council.* This bill creates a Pedestrian Safety Study Commission to study and report on the issue of pedestrian safety in New Jersey. In conducting its inquiry, the commission is to study and analyze: the rights, duties, and respon...
A2500 Requires public institution of higher education to notify the parents of... This bill requires the governing board of a public institution of higher education to establish policies and procedures concerning the notification of the parent of a dependent student when the student receives mental hea...
A2483 Makes it a crime of the third degree to practice psychology without a li... This bill provides that a person is guilty of a crime of the third degree if the person knowingly does not possess a license to practice psychology or knowingly has had such license suspended, revoked or otherwise limited...
A2323 Prohibits the restraint of prisoners during and immediately after childb... This bill would prohibit the restraint of women prisoners during and immediately after childbirth. Under the bill, correctional facility staff or medical providers would not be permitted to apply restraints to a female pr...
A2314 Establishes right of sexual assault victim to notification of certain de... This bill requires sexual assault victims to be notified of certain developments concerning the evidence in their case. Specifically, the bill expands the State's Crime Victim's Bill of Rights to give sexual assault victi...
A2498 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...
A2370 Requires carbon monoxide detectors in school buildings. This bill would require the installation of carbon monoxide detection devices in schools, including public and private schools. Recently, several children and teachers were sickened and had to be hospitalized due to carbo...
A2502 Prohibits State Board of Education from limiting number of certain two-y... This bill prohibits the State Board of Education from limiting the number of professional education credits earned at a regionally accredited two-year college that may be applied towards meeting the requirements for teach...
A2463 Requires owner or operator of certain trains to have discharge response,... This bill requires the owner or operator of a high hazard train traveling on any railroad track within this State to submit to the Department of Environmental Protection within six months of the effective date of the bill...
A2565 Allows NJ STARS and NJ STARS II scholarship recipients to maintain progr... Under current law, a recipient of an NJ STARS or NJ STARS II scholarship must maintain status as a full-time student unless on a medical leave or emergency leave or unless called to partial or full mobilization for State ...
A2488 Directs certain recoveries of federal funds for services to persons with... This bill creates a fund in the Department of Human Services for any excess unanticipated federal funds received through a Community Care Waiver for the provision of services to persons with developmental disabilities, an...
A2494 Creates grant program for newly established small businesses engaged in ... This bill directs the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (authority) to establish and maintain a small business grant program for the purpose of awarding grants to eligible small businesses engaged in life sciences...
A2256 Establishes the New Jersey Film and Television Project and Employment In... This bill establishes the New Jersey Film and Television Project and Employment Incentive Program. The purpose of this bill is to encourage more nationally distributed film and television productions to work from New Jers...
A2185 Establishes mandatory domestic violence training for municipal prosecutors. This bill amends the existing statute concerning training programs for municipal prosecutors. Presently, section 10 of P.L. 1999, c.349 authorizes the Attorney General, in consultation with the county and municipal prosec...
ACR119 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. *
A2225 Requires Governor's annual budget message to include description and fis... This bill requires the annual budget message presented by the Governor to the Legislature include recommendations by the Governor for any new or additional sources of revenue that may each raise $1,000,000 or more in Stat...
AJR56 Designates September of each year as "School Absentee Awareness Month." Designates September of each year as "School Absentee Awareness Month."
A2465 Creates Office of Sustainability. This bill would create the Office of Sustainability in the Department of the Treasury. The office would be responsible for developing and implementing environmental sustainability measures in all State buildings and coord...
A925 Prohibits investment of pension and annuity funds by state in companies ... This bill prohibits the investment of New Jersey public employee retirement funds in any company that boycotts, divests, or sanctions Israel or Israeli businesses. The bill does not apply to the activities of any company ...
A283 Requires screening of certain high-risk pregnancies and reporting of fet... This bill requires that various actions be taken during the perinatal period, which is from the 20th week of gestation through the 28th day after birth, in order to improve birth outcomes and protect the health of low-inc...
A1436 Prohibits local government agency from employing person on paid leave fr... This bill would supplement the "Local Government Ethics Law," N.J.S.A.40A:9-22.1 et seq., to provide that a local government agency cannot employ any person in a full-time or part-time position while that person is on pai...
A1658 Requires DCA to make information on homeless prevention programs and ser... This bill requires the Department of Community Affairs (DCA) to prepare and make available on the department's Internet website, in an easily printable format, information on all municipal, county, State, or federal homel...
A1469 Requires health benefits coverage for adolescent depression screenings.* This bill requires insurance coverage for expenses incurred in screening patients who are under 18 years of age for depression, including, but not limited to, a depression screening performed by a pediatrician using a nat...
A313 Requires certain additional school district personnel to complete traini... Under current law, public school teaching staff members receive instruction in suicide prevention as part of their professional development requirements. This bill provides that a school district employee who is not subje...
A1495 Allows gross income tax deductions for contributions to, or purchases of... This bill allows a gross income tax deduction for amounts contributed to the tuition savings programs and tuition credit purchase programs that are managed by states and institutions of higher education. Federal Internal ...
AJR35 Designates November of each year as "Caregivers Awareness Month." Designates November of each year as "Caregivers Awareness Month."
A1455 Establishes "Right to Try Act" permitting terminally ill patients to acc... This bill would permit patients who are terminally ill to access investigational drugs, biological products, and devices that have not yet been approved by the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA). To use an i...
A2138 Expands the Tuition Aid Grant program to part-time undergraduates. This bill expands the Tuition Aid Grant program to part-time undergraduate students who are enrolled in an eligible institution in New Jersey. The bill provides that part-time grant awards would be prorated against the fu...
ACR13 Urges Congress to enact reforms addressing sexual harassment and assault... Urges Congress to enact reforms addressing sexual harassment and assault in United States Armed Forces.
A460 Expands eligibility for veterans civil service preference. This bill would expand eligibility for veterans hiring preference in the civil service so that individuals who are eligible for veterans preference in the federal civil service, but are not eligible for preference in the ...
A1467 Prohibits institution of higher education that provides child care from ... This bill provides that an institution of higher education in the State, which offers child care services to students enrolled in the institution, may not charge a student who receives a voucher under the New Jersey Cares...
A212 Allows issuing of stop-work orders for failure to pay prevailing wage. This bill permits the Commissioner of Labor and Workforce Development to issue a stop-work order against any employer who continues to pay less than prevailing wage rates in violation of P.L.1963, c.150 (C.34:11-56.25 et ...
A1438 Requires BPU to establish Energy Efficiency Leadership awards program. This bill would require the Board of Public Utilities (BPU), in consultation with the Department of the Treasury, to establish an Energy Efficiency Leadership awards program to recognize State agencies, departments, divis...
A1440 Provides gross income tax credit for certain expenses paid or incurred f... This bill, designated as the Caregiver's Assistance Act, provides a gross income tax credit to qualified caregivers, including resident taxpayers and resident individuals, who pay or incur qualified care expenses for the ...
AJR42 Designates July 22 of each year as "Fragile X Awareness Day." Designates July 22 of each year as "Fragile X Awareness Day."
A1117 Establishes the "New Jersey Schedules That Work Act." This bill enacts the "New Jersey Schedules That Work Act." The bill provides that employees may request a change to their work schedules without fear of retaliation, and requires that employers consider these requests. Th...
A620 Requires health care practitioners to discuss risk of addiction when pre... This bill requires health care practitioners to discuss the addiction potential of certain drugs prior to issuing a prescription for the drug to a patient who is under 18 years of age. The practitioner will have this disc...
A1453 Requires each school district with middle school or high school to estab... This bill directs the chief school administrator of a school district that includes a middle school or high school to establish a food services advisory committee to consider and recommend school breakfast and lunch menu ...
A384 Creates "New Jersey Life Sciences Internship Challenge" program. This bill creates the "New Jersey Life Sciences Internship Challenge" program ("program") to provide tax credit subsidies to certain companies that have summer interns in the life sciences field. Any life science company ...
A1444 "Wage Transparency Act"; requires reporting of public contractor employm... This bill requires any employer that enters into a contract with the State, including any contract that is subject to the requirements of the "New Jersey Prevailing Wage Act," P.L.1963, c.150 (C.34:11-56.25 et s...
A320 Establishes minimum Medicaid reimbursement rate for personal care services. This bill would set a minimum reimbursement rate of $15.50 per hour for Medicaid personal care services. The minimum rate would apply whether the services are provided in the Medicaid fee-for-service delivery system or th...
A1822 Enters New Jersey in Nurse Multistate Licensure Compact. This bill would enter New Jersey in the Nurse Multistate Licensure Compact (NMLC). The NMLC provides for a mutual recognition model of nurse licensure (for registered professional nurses and licensed practical nurses), in...
A1955 Provides for voluntary discharge of personal representitives overseeing ... This bill would update the process by which a fiduciary may be discharged from office. The bill would amend the current law to specify that a fiduciary may be discharged upon filing a complaint or application with the cou...
A1016 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; ...
A1193 Prohibits awarding alimony to domestic violence offenders; permits termi... This bill would prohibit an award of alimony to a person convicted of a crime or offense involving domestic violence by the victim of that crime or offense. If the recipient of an existing alimony award is subsequently co...
A1471 Requires HMFA to establish "Sustainable Tiny Home Pilot Program" in thre... This bill creates the "Sustainable Tiny Home Pilot Program" as a three-year pilot program to combat climate change and reduce the State's carbon footprint through the construction of small, environmentally frien...
A1828 Requires pharmacies to install and maintain secure prescription medicati... This bill requires pharmacy practice sites that dispense prescription drugs and medications to install and maintain a prescription medication drop-off receptacle, wherein unused or expired prescription drugs and other com...
A1459 "The Child and Family Suicide Prevention Act;" requires training related... This bill, which will be known as "The Child and Family Suicide Prevention Act," would require that licensed physicians, physician assistants, and advance practice nurses who regularly provide pediatric care in the specia...
A409 Requires full pay for certain health care and public safety workers plac... This bill requires an employer to pay a health care worker or first responder regular compensation for any period of time that the health care worker or first responder is placed in isolation or quarantine and unable to w...
A894 Imposes time constraints on submission and analysis of rape kits. This bill, to be known as the "Sexual Assault Evidence Submission Act," would require municipal, county, State and federal law enforcement agencies to submit to the appropriate forensic laboratory evidence collected in th...
A1454 Provides for Medicaid coverage of comprehensive tobacco cessation servic... This bill requires the State Medicaid program to provide coverage of comprehensive tobacco cessation services. The required tobacco cessation services, include, but are not limited to, individual counseling, group counsel...
A1462 Establishes school breakfast kiosk pilot program. This bill requires the Department of Agriculture, in consultation with the Department of Education, to develop and administer a two-year school breakfast kiosk pilot program in three school districts selected by the Commi...
A1824 Requires health care practitioners to inform patients of addiction poten... This bill would require that, prior to issuing a prescription for a controlled dangerous substance which is a prescription drug, a practitioner must inform the patient, or the patient's parent or guardian if the patient i...
A883 Requires bidder on State contract to be evaluated on report of its gende... This bill would require the Division of Purchase and Property in the State Department of the Treasury to require every bidder on a contract or agreement to submit a report to the division that measures the extent to which...
A1449 Requires DHS to develop timeline for use by individuals with development... This bill requires the Commissioner of Human Services, or the commissioner's designee, in consultation with the Commissioner of Children and Families, the Commissioner of Community Affairs, the Commissioner of Education, ...
A1448 Establishes Council of Women in Higher Education in Department of State ... This bill establishes the "Council of Women in Higher Education." The council will be located in the Department of State and will consist of 38 members as follows: two women from each four-year public institution of highe...
A821 Requires criminal history record background checks for public employees ... This bill requires public employees who handle vital records as a condition of their employment to submit to a criminal history background check. Under the bill, a public employer (i.e., a State, county, or municipal gove...
A1447 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...
A1463 Establishes New Jersey Caregiver Task Force to evaluate and provide reco... This bill establishes the "New Jersey Caregiver Task Force" to evaluate caregiver support services in the State and provide recommendations for the improvement and expansion of such services. The bill defines "caregiver s...
A1472 Requires Division of Developmental Disabilities to make comprehensive li... This bill requires the Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD) in the Department of Human Services (DHS) to include on its website and make available in print to a member of the public, upon request, a comprehensive ...
A1807 Requires insurance coverage in the individual and small employer markets... This bill requires those health benefits plans offered in the individual and small employer markets in New Jersey that provide benefits for drugs that are approved by the federal Food and Drug Administration (FDA), as wel...
A1456 The "New Jersey Intern Protection Act"; provides legal protections and r... The bill designated the "New Jersey Intern Protection Act," provides legal protections and remedies for persons engaged in internships with employers. It does so by adding interns to the provisions of the "Law Against Dis...
A1946 Adds cyber-harassment to the domestic violence statutes. This bill would allow temporary and permanent restraining orders under the "Prevention of Domestic Violence Act of 1991," P.L.1991, c.261 (C.2C:25-17 et seq.) on grounds that the person seeking the order is a victim of cy...
A1197 Establishes new crime of domestic violence committed in the presence of ... This bill would establish the new crime of committing an act of domestic violence in the presence of a child. Under current law, a person commits an act of domestic violence if the person commits one or more of acts of ho...
A1237 Prohibits existing child care subsidy recipient from being treated as a ... This bill would prohibit the Department of Human Services from requiring a child care subsidy recipient to reapply for a subsidy, as a new applicant, following the recipient's change of residence from one county to anothe...
A1442 Provides for registration and accreditation of human milk banks.* This bill would provide for the licensure of human milk banks. As defined in the bill, "human milk bank" means an organized service for the selection of a donor of human breast milk, the collection, processing, ...
A2005 Increases penalties for failing to secure a child in a child passenger r... This bill increases the penalties for motor vehicle operators who fail to secure a child under the age of eight years and weighing less than 80 pounds in a child passenger restraint system or booster seat in a rear seat i...
ACR16 Proposes constitutional amendment to extend veterans' property tax deduc... Proposes constitutional amendment to extend veterans' property tax deduction and veterans' property tax exemption to veterans who did not serve in time of war or other emergency.
A1892 Requires causes of driver inattention to be noted in traffic accidents. This bill requires the Commissioner of Transportation to annually compile, and make available to the public, information regarding causes of driver inattention in motor vehicles involved in accidents. The bill further req...
A1468 Requires institutions of higher education to inquire about student's mar... This bill requires public or independent institutions of higher education to inquire about a student's family status before the fall and spring semesters of each academic year at the time that a student registers for cour...
AJR20 Designates July 1 of each year as "U.S. Cadet Nurse Corps Day." Designates July 1 of each year as "U.S. Cadet Nurse Corps Day."
A1465 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 from...
A303 Establishes the "Mortgage Assistance Pilot Program." This bill establishes the "Mortgage Assistance Pilot Program" in the New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency ("NJ HMFA") for a period of three years to allow certain homeowners, who have negative home equ...
A1445 "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...
A1020 Directs Secretary of Higher Education to establish common course numberi... This bill directs the Secretary of Higher Education and the New Jersey President's Council, in consultation with each public institution of higher education, to develop, implement, and maintain a common course numbering s...
A1451 Permits small, women owned, or minority owned businesses located in desi... This bill requires that in the case of any undertaking by which the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (EDA) makes direct loans to qualified businesses located in an area designated as being an "urban center" in th...
A403 Provides for coverage of comprehensive tobacco cessation benefits in Med... This bill provides for the expansion of the State Medicaid program to include coverage for comprehensive tobacco cessation benefits, as recommended by the American Lung Association. The covered benefits required under the...
A1466 Prohibits institutions of higher education from requiring students who h... This bill places restrictions on certain requirements that institutions of higher education can impose on students enrolled in the institution who are parents. Under the bill, an institution of higher education in New Jer...
Bill Number Motion Vote Date Vote
A1026 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
A1100 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
A1220 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
A1521 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
A1627 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
A2014 Assembly Floor: Table Motion 4/12/2018 Other
A2014 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
A2039 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
A2046 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
A2183 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
A3010 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
A3122 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
A3131 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
A3380 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
A3382 Assembly Floor: Concur Governor Recommendations 4/12/2018 Other
A3409 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
A360 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
A3632 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
A3686 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
A3686 Assembly Floor: Table Motion 4/12/2018 Other
A3723 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
A592 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
A764 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
A839 Assembly Floor: Concur in Senate Amendments 4/12/2018 Other
AJR34 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
AR110 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
S1217 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
S122 Assembly Floor: Table Motion 4/12/2018 Other
S122 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
S1229 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
S1870 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
S1876 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
S1878 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
S1893 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
S1893 Assembly Floor: Table Motion 4/12/2018 Other
S1894 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
S1895 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
S1896 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
S1897 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
S1968 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
S2247 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
S2313 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
S482 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
S699 Assembly Floor: Table Motion 4/12/2018 Other
S699 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
S846 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
S846 Assembly Floor: Table Motion 4/12/2018 Other
S868 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
S879 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
S976 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
SCR55 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
SJR56 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 4/12/2018 Other
A1024 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 3/26/2018 Yea
A1033 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 3/26/2018 Yea
A1039 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 3/26/2018 Yea
A109 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 3/26/2018 Yea
A1114 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 3/26/2018 Yea
A1181 Assembly Floor: Table Motion 3/26/2018 Yea
A1181 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 3/26/2018 Yea
A1217 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 3/26/2018 Yea
A1369 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 3/26/2018 Yea
A1389 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 3/26/2018 Yea
A1428 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 3/26/2018 Yea
A1675 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 3/26/2018 Yea
A1827 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 3/26/2018 Yea
A1827 Assembly Floor: Table Motion 3/26/2018 Yea
A2164 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 3/26/2018 Yea
A2193 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 3/26/2018 Yea
A2650 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 3/26/2018 Yea
A2650 Assembly Floor: Table Motion 3/26/2018 Yea
A2757 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 3/26/2018 Yea
A2758 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 3/26/2018 Yea
A2759 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 3/26/2018 Yea
A2761 Assembly Floor: Table Motion 3/26/2018 Yea
A2761 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 3/26/2018 Yea
A2787 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 3/26/2018 Yea
A3292 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 3/26/2018 Yea
A431 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 3/26/2018 Yea
A448 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 3/26/2018 Yea
A538 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 3/26/2018 Yea
A579 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 3/26/2018 Yea
A792 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 3/26/2018 Yea
AJR104 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 3/26/2018 Yea
AJR105 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 3/26/2018 Yea
AJR93 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 3/26/2018 Yea
S104 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 3/26/2018 Yea
S5 Assembly Floor: Table Motion 3/26/2018 Yea
S5 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 3/26/2018 Yea
SCR25 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 3/26/2018 Yea
A1 Assembly Labor Committee: Reported Favorably 3/19/2018 Yea
A3686 Assembly Labor Committee: Reported with Amendments 3/19/2018 Yea
ACR105 Assembly Labor Committee: Reported Favorably 3/19/2018 Yea
SCR25 Assembly Labor Committee: Reported Favorably 3/19/2018 Yea
A1114 Assembly Education Committee: Reported Favorably 3/12/2018 Yea
A3502 Assembly Education Committee: Reported Favorably 3/12/2018 Yea
A3503 Assembly Education Committee: Reported Favorably 3/12/2018 Yea
A3504 Assembly Education Committee: Reported with Amendments 3/12/2018 Yea
A3506 Assembly Education Committee: Reported with Amendments 3/12/2018 Yea
A665 Assembly Education Committee: Reported Favorably 3/12/2018 Yea
A764 Assembly Education Committee: Reported with Amendments 3/12/2018 Yea
A2039 Assembly Financial Institutions and Insurance Committee: Reported Favorably 3/5/2018 Yea
A3122 Assembly Financial Institutions and Insurance Committee: Reported with Amendments 3/5/2018 Yea
A1027 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 2/15/2018 Yea
A1044 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 2/15/2018 Yea
A1053 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 2/15/2018 Yea
A1212 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 2/15/2018 Yea
A1212 Assembly Floor: Table Motion 2/15/2018 Yea
A1522 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 2/15/2018 Yea
A1683 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 2/15/2018 Yea
A2023 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 2/15/2018 Yea
A2041 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 2/15/2018 Yea
A2182 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 2/15/2018 Yea
A2184 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 2/15/2018 Yea
A2187 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 2/15/2018 Yea
A2189 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 2/15/2018 Yea
A2190 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 2/15/2018 Yea
A268 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 2/15/2018 Yea
A3114 Assembly Floor: Table Motion 2/15/2018 Yea
A3114 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 2/15/2018 Yea
A3382 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 2/15/2018 Yea
A3382 Assembly Floor: Table Motion 2/15/2018 Yea
A769 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 2/15/2018 Yea
A839 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 2/15/2018 Yea
ACR144 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 2/15/2018 Yea
ACR145 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 2/15/2018 Yea
AJR55 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 2/15/2018 Yea
AR117 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 2/15/2018 Yea
S105 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 2/15/2018 Yea
S120 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 2/15/2018 Yea
S120 Assembly Floor: Table Motion 2/15/2018 Yea
S1248 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 2/15/2018 Yea
S414 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 2/15/2018 Yea
S598 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 2/15/2018 Yea
SCR80 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 2/15/2018 Yea
SJR17 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 2/15/2018 Yea
A2189 Assembly Education Committee: Reported Favorably 2/13/2018 Yea
A2190 Assembly Education Committee: Reported Favorably 2/13/2018 Yea
A3381 Assembly Education Committee: Reported Favorably 2/13/2018 Yea
A769 Assembly Education Committee: Reported with Amendments 2/13/2018 Yea
S414 Assembly Education Committee: Reported with Amendments 2/13/2018 Yea
A2035 Assembly Financial Institutions and Insurance Committee: Reported Favorably 2/5/2018 Other
A1845 Assembly Education Committee: Reported Favorably 2/1/2018 Yea
A2192 Assembly Education Committee: Reported Favorably 2/1/2018 Yea
A2193 Assembly Education Committee: Reported Favorably 2/1/2018 Yea
A425 Assembly Education Committee: Reported Favorably 2/1/2018 Yea
A542 Assembly Education Committee: Reported Favorably 2/1/2018 Yea
A1029 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 1/8/2018 Yea
A1130 Assembly Floor: Concur in Senate Amendments 1/8/2018 Yea
A1798 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 1/8/2018 Yea
A1856 Assembly Floor: Concur in Senate Amendments 1/8/2018 Yea
A1899 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 1/8/2018 Yea
A1918 Assembly Floor: Concur in Senate Amendments 1/8/2018 Yea
A1954 Assembly Floor: Concur in Senate Amendments 1/8/2018 Yea
A2098 Assembly Floor: Concur in Senate Amendments 1/8/2018 Yea
A2204 Assembly Floor: Concur in Senate Amendments 1/8/2018 Yea
A2220 Assembly Floor: Concur in Senate Amendments 1/8/2018 Yea
A224 Assembly Floor: Concur in Senate Amendments 1/8/2018 Yea
A2374 Assembly Floor: Concur in Senate Amendments 1/8/2018 Yea
A2477 Assembly Floor: Concur in Senate Amendments 1/8/2018 Yea
A2513 Assembly Floor: Concur in Senate Amendments 1/8/2018 Yea
A2665 Assembly Floor: Concur in Senate Amendments 1/8/2018 Yea
A2943 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 1/8/2018 Yea
A3293 Assembly Floor: Concur in Senate Amendments 1/8/2018 Yea
A3295 Assembly Floor: Concur in Senate Amendments 1/8/2018 Yea
A3402 Assembly Floor: Concur in Senate Amendments 1/8/2018 Yea
A3421 Assembly Floor: Concur in Senate Amendments 1/8/2018 Yea
A3466 Assembly Floor: Concur in Senate Amendments 1/8/2018 Yea
A3612 Assembly Floor: Concur in Senate Amendments 1/8/2018 Yea
A3688 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 1/8/2018 Yea
A3732 Assembly Floor: Concur in Senate Amendments 1/8/2018 Yea
A3842 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 1/8/2018 Yea
A3881 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 1/8/2018 Yea
A4062 Assembly Floor: Concur in Senate Amendments 1/8/2018 Yea
A4079 Assembly Floor: Concur in Senate Amendments 1/8/2018 Yea
A4165 Assembly Floor: Concur in Senate Amendments 1/8/2018 Yea
A4195 Assembly Floor: Concur in Senate Amendments 1/8/2018 Yea
A4219 Assembly Floor: Concur in Senate Amendments 1/8/2018 Yea
A4240 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 1/8/2018 Yea
A4467 Assembly Floor: Concur in Senate Amendments 1/8/2018 Yea
A4573 Assembly Floor: Concur in Senate Amendments 1/8/2018 Yea
A4676 Assembly Floor: Concur in Senate Amendments 1/8/2018 Yea
A4784 Assembly Floor: Concur in Senate Amendments 1/8/2018 Yea
A4787 Assembly Floor: Concur in Senate Amendments 1/8/2018 Yea
A4814 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 1/8/2018 Yea
A4846 Assembly Floor: Concur in Senate Amendments 1/8/2018 Yea
A492 Assembly Floor: Concur in Senate Amendments 1/8/2018 Yea
A5061 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 1/8/2018 Yea
A5147 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 1/8/2018 Yea
A5150 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 1/8/2018 Yea
A5204 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 1/8/2018 Yea
A5267 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 1/8/2018 Other
A5286 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 1/8/2018 Yea
A5323 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 1/8/2018 Yea
A5340 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 1/8/2018 Yea
A783 Assembly Floor: Concur in Senate Amendments 1/8/2018 Yea
ACR261 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 1/8/2018 Yea
AR113 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 1/8/2018 Yea
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S211 Assembly Floor: Table Motion 1/8/2018 Yea
S211 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 1/8/2018 Yea
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S2508 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 1/8/2018 Yea
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S2704 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 1/8/2018 Yea
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S2836 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 1/8/2018 Yea
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S293 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 1/8/2018 Yea
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S3305 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 1/8/2018 Yea
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S3370 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 1/8/2018 Yea
S3377 Assembly Floor: Third Reading - Final Passage 1/8/2018 Yea
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Role Committee
Detail Chairman Assembly Committee on Education
Detail Vice Chair Assembly Committee on Financial Institutions and Insurance
Name Title Role Description Location Address Phone Email
Amy Swan Legislative Aide Research Assistant / Legislative Aide District Office 1 1101 Laurel Oak Road
Voorhees, NJ. 08043
(856) 435-1247 ASwan@njleg.org
BORN-
December 19, 1960
EDUCATION-
A.S. Johnson and Wales College (Culinary Science)
OCCUPATION-
General Manager for Conference and Dining Services, University of Pennsylvania
PUBLIC/PARTY SERVICE-
Cherry Hill Township Council 2004-06; Cherry Hill Zoning Board 2003-04
LEGISLATIVE SERVICE- General Assembly 2006-present, Deputy Speaker 2012-present