Here’s What’s On Tap Under The (Virtual) Gold Dome On Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday

The New Jersey Statehouse and Capitol Building In Trenton

Here’s what’s on tap under the Gold Dome on Monday (May 11th), Tuesday (May 12th), and Thursday (May 14th):

MONDAY, MAY 11, 2020

SENATE QUORUM 12:00 PM Senate Chambers

Committees at the Call of the Senate President

Senate Judiciary Meeting 11:00 AM Committee Room 4, 1st Floor,

State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Scutari, Nicholas P.

Due to the public health emergency, the State House Annex remains closed and the

public will not be allowed to attend the meeting in person. The Committee will take oral

testimony on bills or nominations, by telephone, and/or video limited to 3 minutes.

If you are interested in testifying orally, you should fill out the SJU Committee

Registration Form located above on the ‘Register to Testify’ link. The form must be

submitted by 3:00 pm, Friday May 8, 2020.

Committee contact information will be forwarded to you. The public is encouraged to

submit testimony electronically in lieu of oral testimony.

Written testimony will be included in the record, but in the case of information

concerning the character or qualifications of a person nominated by the Governor, such

will remain confidential. Testimony should be submitted to OLSAideSJU@njleg.org.

Considered:

to be a member of the Burlington County Board of Taxation:

Lester Holley of Edgewater Park to replace Brian Summerville, for the term

prescribed by law.

Josh Foote of Lumberton to replace Donn C. Lamon, for the term prescribed by law.

Sean Kennedy of Medford to succeed himself, for the term prescribed by law.

Debra Valenzano of Shamong to replace Larry Chatzidakis, for the term prescribed

by law.

to be a member of the Delaware and Raritan Canal Commission:

John J. Reiser, Jr. of North Brunswick to replace Mary Allessio Leck, for the term

prescribed by law.

to be a member of the Hudson County Board of Taxation:

Robert G. Doria of Bayonne to succeed himself, for the term prescribed by law.

to be a member of the Marine Fisheries Council:

Joseph M. Rizzo of West Creek to succeed himself, for the term prescribed by law.

Patrick F. Donnelly of Brick to replace Joseph A. Zaborowski, for the term prescribed

by law.

Kevin W. Wark of Barnegat Light to replace Frances Puskas, for the term prescribed

by law.

to be a member of the New Jesey State Board of Cosmetology and Hairstyling:

Brigitte F. Nzali of Lindenwold for the term prescribed by law.

to be a member of the Shellfisheries Council:

Richard J. Malinowski of Salem to succeed himself, for the term prescribed by law.

Walter L. Johnson, III of Manahawkin to succeed himself, for the term prescribed by

law.

John J. Maxwell of Germania to succeed himself, for the term prescribed by law.

to be a member of the Thomas Edison State University Board of Trustees:

Brian T. Maloney of Flemington to succeed himself, for the term prescribed by law.

to be a member of the Veterans’ Services Council:

Larry S. Rosenthal of Hamilton to replace Richard Clark, for the term prescribed by

law.

Interviewed:

to be a Judge of the Superior Court:

Honorable Samuel J. Ragonese, J.S.C. of Glassboro for the term prescribed by law.

to be a member of the NJ Transit Corporation:

Janna Chernetz of Scotch Plains to replace Bruce Meisel, for the term prescribed by

law.

Michael D. Beson of Ocean to replace Myron Shevell, for the term prescribed by law.

ASSEMBLY QUORUM 12:00 PM Assembly Chambers

Committees at the Call of the Speaker

Assembly Appropriations Meeting 1:00 PM Committee Room 11,

4th Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Asm. Burzichelli, John J.

Due to the public health emergency, the State House Annex remains closed to visitors

and the public will not be allowed to attend the meeting in person. The Committee will

take oral testimony on bills, by telephone and/or video, limited to three minutes.

If you are interested in testifying orally, you should fill out the AAP Committee

Registration Form located above on the ‘Register to Testify’ link. The form must be

submitted by 3:00 pm 5/8/20. Committee contact info will be forwarded to you.

The public is encouraged to submit testimony electronically in lieu of oral testimony.

Written testimony will be included in the committee record and distributed to the

Committee members.

Written testimony will be included in the committee record and distributed to the

committee members. Written testimony should be submitted to

OLSAideAAP@njleg.org

A3945 [Murphy, Carol A./Chaparro, Annette+4], Accidental disability & death benefitsextend

elig, PFRS/PERS during st of emerg

A3969 [Danielsen, Joe], Local government deadlines, meetings and acceptance of

prop tax payments

A3996 [Lopez, Yvonne], Pub contract penalties/terms-provides for waivers &

modification due to COVID-19

A4030 [Mukherji, Raj/Benson, Daniel R.], Employment & Business-Related Tax

Deferral Assistance Program-establishes

A4126 [Egan, Joseph V.], Utility pymt, water/sewer-authorities waive interest & lien

enforce during emerg

A4127 [Speight, Shanique], Local govts & school districts-allow to engage in borrowing

to aid w/COVID-19

A4128 [Verrelli, Anthony S./Mukherji, Raj], Remote meetings, certain-concerns

participation during state of emergency

A4129 [Spearman, William W./Vainieri Huttle, Valerie], COVID-19-req. health care fac.

report data related to workers & first responders

A4131 [Karabinchak, Robert J./McKnight, Angela V.], Hotel sanitization-require DOH

establish guidelines

A4132 [Taliaferro, Adam J.], Workers benefits and leave-enhances certain rights

S2347 [Sweeney, Stephen M./Greenstein, Linda R.+8], Employment & Business-

Related Tax Deferral Assistance Program-establishes

 

TUESDAY, MAY 12, 2020

Senate Budget and Appropriations Meeting 2:00 PM Committee

Room 4, 1st Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Sarlo, Paul A.

Due to the public health emergency, the State House Annex remains closed to visitors

and the public will not be allowed to attend the meeting in person. The Committee will

take oral testimony on bills, by telephone and/or video, limited to three minutes.

If you are interested in testifying orally, you should fill out the Senate Budget and

Appropriations Committee Registration Form located on the NJ Legislature home page.

The form must be submitted by 3:00 PM Monday May 11, 2020. The public is

encouraged to submit testimony electronically in lieu of oral testimony. Written

testimony will be included in the committee record and distributed to the Committee

members. Written testimony should be submitted to: OLSAideSBA@njleg.org

S2360 [Kean, Thomas H./Singleton, Troy+1], Charitable contributions, cert-allow gross

income tax deduction during COVID-19

S2384 [Greenstein, Linda R.+4], COVID-19-req. health care fac. report data related to

workers & first responders

S2392 [Sarlo, Paul A.+3], Local government deadlines, meetings and acceptance of

prop tax payments

S2413 [Gopal, Vin/O’Scanlon, Declan J.+2], Alcoholic beverage-allows certain delivery

& sale during state of emergency

S2423 [Pou, Nellie], Bankruptcy proceedings-concerns exemptions

S2436 [Gopal, Vin/Greenstein, Linda R.+1], Coronavirus disease 2019 testingauthorizes

pharmacists to order and administer

S2437 [Gopal, Vin], Food takeout & delivery, third-party-limits service fees during state

of emerg.

Pending Introduction and or Referral:

S2361 [Corrado, Kristin M.], Infectious disease terroristic threats, COVID-19-establish

second degree crime

S2477 [Sweeney, Stephen M.], Civil Service, Sate employees-permits tranfer in certain

circumstances

 

Senate Labor Meeting 3:30 PM Committee Room 4, First Floor,

State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Madden, Fred H.

Due to the public health emergency, the State House Annex remains closed to visitors

and the public will not be allowed to attend the meeting in person. The Committee will

take oral testimony on bill, by telephone and/or video, limited to three minutes.

If you are interested in testifying orally, you should fill out the Senate Labor Committee

Registration Form located on the NJ Legislature home page. The form must be

submitted by 3:00 p.m. on 5/11/2020. Committee contact info will be forwarded to you.

The public is encouraged to submit testimony electronically in lieu of oral testimony.

Written testimony will be included in the committee record and distributed to the

Committee members. Written testimony should be submitted to:

OLSAideSLA@njleg.org

S2380 [Sweeney, Stephen M./Singer, Robert W.], Essential employees contracted

infection-concerns employment benefits

S2478 [Sweeney, Stephen M.], Casinos-require DOH establish guidelines

S2479 [Sweeney, Stephen M.], Hotel sanitization-require DOH establish guidelines

S2380 [Sweeney, Stephen M./Singer, Robert W.], Essential employees contracted

infection-concerns employment benefits

S2478 [Sweeney, Stephen M.], Casinos-require DOH establish guidelines

S2479 [Sweeney, Stephen M.], Hotel sanitization-require DOH establish guidelines

 

Senate Law and Public Safety Meeting 10:00 AM Committee

Room 4, 1st Floor, State House Annex, Trenton, NJ

Chair: Sen. Greenstein, Linda R.

Due to the public health emergency, the State House Annex remains closed to visitors

and the public will not be allowed to attend the meeting in person. The committee will

take oral testimony on bills, by telephone and/or video.

If you are interested in testifying orally, you should fill out the SLP Committee

Registration Form located on the NJ Legislature home page. The form must be

submitted by 3:00 PM on 5/11/20. Committee contact information will be forwarded to

you. The public is encouraged to submit testimony electronically in lieu of oral

testimony. Written testimony will be included in the committee record and distributed to

the committee members. Written testimony should be submitted to:

OLSAideSLP@njleg.org.

The Committee will hear testimony from invited guests concerning the results of the

Investigation of the Edna Mahan Correctional Facility for Women by the US Dept. of

Justice & discuss the causes and consequences of sexual abuse at the facility.

SJR79 [Greenstein, Linda R.], Sexual assault by staff against inmates in St correctional

fac-create study comm

 

THURSDAY, MAY 14, 2020

 

SENATE SESSION 3:30 PM

10:00 AM: Committees at the Call of the Senate President

Voting Session (remote) Board list to be announced

 

ASSEMBLY SESSION 11:00 AM

A2963 [Johnson, Gordon M./Tully, P. Christopher], Government office, unsalariedallows

member of Bd of Public Utilities to serve

A3905 [Timberlake, Britnee N./Vainieri Huttle, Valerie+1], Work First program-revises

requirements for cash assistance benefits;$17M

A3919 [Calabrese, Clinton/Spearman, William W.+5], Permits, certain-extends during

COVID-19 emergency

A3942 [Mukherji, Raj/Vainieri Huttle, Valerie+4], Childbirth-requires hospital permit

individual accompany woman during

A3945 [Murphy, Carol A./Chaparro, Annette+4], Accidental disability & death benefitsextend

elig, PFRS/PERS during st of emerg

A3946 [Jasey, Mila M./Caputo, Ralph R.+6], Student financial aid-provide relief due to

2020 health state of emergency

A3956 [Chaparro, Annette/Mukherji, Raj+3], 2020 NJ Emergency Rental Assistance

Program-establishes;$100M

A3959 [Mukherji, Raj/Vainieri Huttle, Valerie+2], Hospitality Emergency Loan Prog.-

provide no-interest loan to qual small business

A3964 [Quijano, Annette/Coughlin, Craig J.+1], Marriage/civil union lic, patients w/lifethreatening

symptoms-permit remote app

A3965 [Moen, William F./Murphy, Carol A.], Alcoholic beverages, small producersexpand

existing EDA loan program to include

A3966 [Burzichelli, John J./Freiman, Roy+9], Alcoholic beverage-allows certain delivery

& sale during state of emergency

A3969 [Danielsen, Joe], Local government deadlines, meetings and acceptance of

prop tax payments

A3970 [Reynolds-Jackson, Verlina/Quijano, Annette+1], Prescr. drug refills during state

of emerg.-req Medicaid & health insur coverage

A3971 [Benson, Daniel R./Coughlin, Craig J.+2], Coronavirus relief bonds-authorizes

the issuance of by municipalities & counties

A3996 [Lopez, Yvonne], Pub contract penalties/terms-provides for waivers &

modification due to COVID-19

A4126 [Egan, Joseph V.], Utility pymt, water/sewer-authorities waive interest & lien

enforce during emerg

A4128 [Verrelli, Anthony S./Mukherji, Raj], Remote meetings, certain-concerns

participation during state of emergency

A4131 [Karabinchak, Robert J./McKnight, Angela V.], Hotel sanitization-require DOH

establish guidelines

A4132 [Taliaferro, Adam J.], Workers benefits and leave-enhances certain rights

S1990 [Weinberg, Loretta/Lagana, Joseph A.], Government office, unsalaried-allows

member of Bd of Public Utilities to serve

S2332 [Stack, Brian P./Sweeney, Stephen M.+12], 2020 NJ Emergency Rental

Assistance Program-establishes;$100M

S2344 [Pou, Nellie/Singer, Robert W.+7], Prescr. drug refills during state of emerg.-req

Medicaid & health insur coverage

S2356 [Cunningham, Sandra B./Kean, Thomas H.+6], Student financial aid-provide

relief due to 2020 public health state emergency

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