Here’s What’s On Tap Under The Gold Dome On Monday

The New Jersey Statehouse and Capitol Building In Trenton

Here’s what’s on tap under the Gold Dome on Monday (February 24th):


SENATE QUORUM 12:00 PM Senate Chambers

10:00 AM: Group (3) Committees scheduled to meet

1:00 PM: Group (4) Committees scheduled to meet


Senate Economic Growth Meeting 10:30 AM

Committee Room 1, 1st Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Cruz-Perez, Nilsa

S594 [Beach, James/Greenstein, Linda R.], Life Sciences Internship Challenge-creates program, tax credit to cert companies

S828 [Lagana, Joseph A./Greenstein, Linda R.], Public utilities infrastructure projects-provide notice prior to initiating

S1157 [Ruiz, M. Teresa], Emerging Technology Urban Grant Program in EDA-est.

S1245 [Gopal, Vin], Equine-related farm employee housing with horses-establishes Right to Farm

SR27 [Kean, Thomas H.], Foreign-based companies-encourages to make direct investment in NJ


Senate Environment and Energy Meeting 10:00 AM

Committee Room 6, 1st Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Smith, Bob

S232 [Singleton, Troy/Weinberg, Loretta], Environmental permits in burdened communities-concerns

S331 [Smith, Bob/Codey, Richard J.+2], State House Complex-requires environmental sustainability plan

S337 [Smith, Bob/Greenstein, Linda R.], Sch dist bldgs-NJ infrastr Bank issue bonds

to finan cost-effective improvements

S349 [Smith, Bob], Electric veh. charging stations-developers offer option in new

home construction

S766 [Gopal, Vin], Chloe’s Pet Access Law-permits dogs in outdoor seating areas

of restaurants

S920 [Singleton, Troy], Cats and other animals-prohibits surgical declawing

S1016 [Smith, Bob], Neonicotinoid pesticides-directs DEP to classify as restricted

use pesticide


Senate Higher Education Meeting

Chair: Sen. Cunningham, Sandra B.

The Committee will not meet


Senate Judiciary Meeting

Chair: Sen. Scutari, Nicholas P.

The Committee will not meet.


Senate Law and Public Safety Meeting 1:00 PM

Committee Room 10, 3rd Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Greenstein, Linda R.

S120 [Holzapfel, James W.+2], Firearm, loaded-incr criminal penalties w/in access of minors resulting in death

S551 [Codey, Richard J.], Municipal emergency management coordinators, non-resident-permits appointment

S700 [Ruiz, M. Teresa], Sexual assault training for law enforcement-expand scope

S746 [Gopal, Vin], Firearms-prohibits possession by person convicted of animal cruelty

S896 [Pou, Nellie], Juvenile legal representation-expands Office of Public Defender

S1661 [Greenstein, Linda R.], Prisoner reentry peer support hotline-establishes

SCR53 [Ruiz, M. Teresa/Cunningham, Sandra B.+1], Commission on Reentry Services for Women-establishes

SJR41 [Cruz-Perez, Nilsa/Addiego, Dawn Marie], Gun Violence Awareness Day-designates June 2 of each year


Senate Military and Veterans’ Affairs Meeting 1:00 PM Committee Room 1, 1st Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Gopal, Vin

S60 [Singer, Robert W./Singleton, Troy], Military Pro Bono Program-provide legal representation, active-duty service memb

S61 [Singer, Robert W./Singleton, Troy], Prof lic/application fees-concerns spouse/dependent of active duty servicemember

S170 [Corrado, Kristin M.+1], Veterans Assistance Grant Prog-estab nonprofit organizations, provide cert. svcs

S717 [Addiego, Dawn Marie/Singleton, Troy+1], Veteran, surviving spouse-provides income tax deduction

S913 [Connors, Christopher J.], Surviving spouse, cert blind or disabled vet-annual comp paid from date of death

S1002 [Vitale, Joseph F.], Postage for sending goods to Armed Forces-income tax credit for cost

S1235 [Turner, Shirley K.], Veterans, disabled-exempts from municipal parking meter fee payment

S1251 [Gopal, Vin], Birth certificate to military veteran-requires issuance of 1 free copy

Pending Introduction and Referral:

S1866 [Gopal, Vin], St. contracts for service-disabled veteran-owned business-estab price preference


Senate State Government, Wagering, Tourism & Historic Preservation Meeting

Chair: Sen. Beach, James

The Committee will not meet


ASSEMBLY SESSION 1:00 PM Assembly Chambers

Voting Session:

A242 [DeAngelo, Wayne P./Downey, Joann+1], Legal signature-clarifies person w/disab sign w/finger or other identifying mark

A270 [Armato, John/Mazzeo, Vincent], F-35 Joint Strike Fighter Jets-air quality studies, support campaign;$50K

A377 [Danielsen, Joe/McKeon, John F.], Cannabis-related businesses-creates certain protections for insurers

A492 [Webber, Jay/Houghtaling, Eric+4], Economic development subsidy-business loan overdue, prohibits awarding

A516 [Jimenez, Angelica M./Rooney, Kevin J.], EMT certification, certain out-of-State-provide reciprocity

A543 [Jimenez, Angelica M./Giblin, Thomas P.], Psychologist training requirements-revises

A702 [Sumter, Shavonda E./Mazzeo, Vincent+1], State info tech contracts-req

software use to document contractor computer use

A703 [Sumter, Shavonda E./Mukherji, Raj+2], Probation officers-union officials who represent participate in union activities

A723 [Johnson, Gordon M./Wimberly, Benjie E.+6], Bus. for certification-prohibits disqual. of certain minority and women owned

A724 [Johnson, Gordon M./Vainieri Huttle, Valerie+6], False public alarms-includes crime as form of bias intimidation

A741 [Johnson, Gordon M./Conaway, Herb+4], Fuel Cell Task Force-establishes and increases use of fuel cells in State

A744 [Johnson, Gordon M.+1], Law enforce agency-prov internal affair/personnel file

of police, other agencies

A745 [Johnson, Gordon M./Pinkin, Nancy J.+9], Transportation network company driver-pretending, fraudulent, criminalizes

A853 [Chiaravalloti, Nicholas/Karabinchak, Robert J.+19], Temporary businesses-prohibits municipal licensure of children operating

A860 [Chiaravalloti, Nicholas/Karabinchak, Robert J.+6], Supportive Technology for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities Task Force

A863 [Chiaravalloti, Nicholas/Johnson, Gordon M.+2], Bias intimidation offenses-requires AG report to FBI for hate crime statistics

A1104 [Murphy, Carol A./McKnight, Angela V.+6], Hunger-Free Students’ Bill of

Rights Act-school meal info be provided to parents

A1145 [Freiman, Roy/Egan, Joseph V.+11], Electronic Permit Processing Review System-establishes

A1176 [Zwicker, Andrew/Freiman, Roy+2], Cardiac procedures, full service adult-

DOH license certain qualifying hospitals

A1229 [Schaer, Gary S./Mosquera, Gabriela M.+12], Homeless prevention programs-DCA make information available on its website

A1263 [Schaer, Gary S./Johnson, Gordon M.], Life insurance, stranger-originated-prohibits act, practice or arrangement

A1296 [Mosquera, Gabriela M./Murphy, Carol A.+4], Complaints, public-State department required to provide a link on its website

A1369 [Benson, Daniel R./Zwicker, Andrew], Patrolman Billie D Ellis Memorial Highway-desig. portion of Rt 27 in Princeton

A1443 [DeCroce, BettyLou/Benson, Daniel R.+6], Suicide prevention training-

required for mental health practitioners

A1459 [Moriarty, Paul D./Johnson, Gordon M.+3], Children’s products-prohibits

sale containing lead, mercury or cadmium

A1630 [Lampitt, Pamela R./Greenwald, Louis D.+8], School meals, bill in arrears-clarifies school dist cannot restrict meal access

A1632 [Lampitt, Pamela R./Reynolds-Jackson, Verlina+7], School Meal Fund-sch district establish to assist student w/meal bill in arrears

A1993 [Pinkin, Nancy J./Benson, Daniel R.+1], Electric veh. charging stations-developers offer option in new home construction

A2116 [Tully, P. Christopher/Swain, Lisa+6], Fed. fds for St agencies-St Treasurer submit report to Leg identifying deadlines

A2371 [Kennedy, James J./Pinkin, Nancy J.], Food waste generators, large-required

to separate and recycle waste

A2775 [Houghtaling, Eric/Dancer, Ronald S.], Wineries on preserved farmland-pilot program authorizing special occasion events

ACR127 [Pinkin, Nancy J./Reynolds-Jackson, Verlina+2], 19th Amendment-commemorate 100th anniversary of passage of women’s right to vote

AJR28 [Giblin, Thomas P./Vainieri Huttle, Valerie], Eating Disorders Awareness Week-permanently designates last week in February

AJR30 [Murphy, Carol A./Mosquera, Gabriela M.+12], Domestic Violence & Legal Access Task Force-establishes; study unmet legal needs

AJR32 [Freiman, Roy/Zwicker, Andrew], Autoimmune Encephalitis Awareness Day-designates February 22 of each year

AR17 [Tucker, Cleopatra G./McKnight, Angela V.+5], Violence-declares public health crisis

AR38 [Conaway, Herb/Zwicker, Andrew+3], Hydrogen fuel cell vehicle-provide funding & incentives to promote usage

AR78 [Mosquera, Gabriela M./Moen, William F.+5], 2020 Census Complete Count Committees-urges counties and municipalities create

AR79 [Mosquera, Gabriela M./Holley, Jamel C.+5], Get Out the Count Week-designates March 12 thru 20; encourage full Census count

AR109 [Coughlin, Craig J.], Assembly Rule 10:1-updates the Assembly standing reference committees

SCR39 [Greenstein, Linda R./Turner, Shirley K.+1], 19th Amendment-commemorate 100th anniversary of passage of women’s right to vote

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