+ − Contact Information Phone: (856) 339-0808 Office Address: Contact Your Legislator(s) + − Sponsored Bills (71) NJ - A1962 Requires DHS to dispose of newborn screening specimens within 60 days after testing. NJ - A1958 Concerns exemptions from permits for certain agricultural activities under "Freshwater Wetlands Protection Act". NJ - AJR45 Designates September of each year as "Histiocytosis Awareness Month." NJ - A1975 Establishes new crime of domestic violence committed in the presence of a child. NJ - A1978 Prohibits use of tobacco products on the grounds of any public or private institution of higher education. NJ - A2234 Requires Division of Travel and Tourism to prepare and implement annual advertising and promotion plan. NJ - A1960 Creates cooperative farm winery licenses. NJ - A1976 Requires president of public institution of higher education to regularly report on-campus criminal and fire events to the institution's governing board. NJ - A1981 Requires school districts to pay advanced placement examination fees for certain students and the State to reimburse school districts for the cost. NJ - A1986 Provides for background checks and other requirements for certain agencies providing temporary home for child or pregnant woman during crisis. NJ - A1961 Requires carriers to clarify whether medically necessary procedures are covered benefits and remit certain payments to hospitals for services rendered. NJ - A3430 Requires public schools to allow certain students not enrolled in the school to participate in interscholastic athletics. NJ - A1985 Stipulates that retail motor fuel dealers shall not be responsible for certain fees associated with credit, debit and rewards cards. NJ - A3766 Makes Fiscal Year 2015 General Fund appropriation of $250,000 for restoration and maintenance of A.J. Meerwald. NJ - A1957 Allows fees to be suspended or vacated for certain persons sentenced to labor assistance programs as alternative to incarceration. NJ - A3597 Requires prison host benefit payments to certain municipalities. NJ - AR163 Urges Congress to provide financial support for schooner A.J. Meerwald. NJ - A1955 Revises penalty for destruction of, or damage to, trees, saplings, shrubs or other plants; repeals current law thereon. NJ - A2410 Removes statutory limitation on number of permits that may be issued by Division of Fish and Wildlife for the taking of beaver. NJ - A3268 Requires school districts to ensure that certain student information stored on an electronic data processing system is backed up daily, and that teachers have access to the information for at least150 days. NJ - A1959 Establishes farm brewery and winery-brewery beverage license and permits farm wineries to produce hard cider. NJ - A3796 Requires DOT to include certain tourist-oriented facilities in New Jersey Delaware Bayshore in Tourist Oriented Directional Sign Program. NJ - A3595 Permits municipalities to adopt ordinances to require certain owners to pay for continuous police patrol of residential rental multiple dwellings located in high-crime areas. NJ - A2812 Requires development of longitudinal data system that maintains individuals' data from preschool through entry into workforce. NJ - ACR132 Urges DOE to delay administration of 2013-2014 New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge in response to recent inclement weather. NJ - A2722 Appropriates $3.5 million to Phillip Alampi Beneficial Insect Rearing Laboratory improvements project. NJ - A1971 Requires telecommunications companies to provide prorated refunds for service outages of longer than 24 hours. NJ - A1967 Requires certificate of need for hospital-based basic obstetric and pediatric services. NJ - A2157 Requires casino licensee to install and maintain system of security cameras in every stairwell throughout casino hotel facility. NJ - A1968 Creates "Inmate Community Service Program" in DOC. NJ - A2233 Requires complaint against juvenile taken into custody be filed within 24 hours. NJ - A2158 Establishes and enhances certain insurance fraud prevention measures. NJ - A1969 Establishes offense of criminal mischief committed on historical sites. NJ - A2910 Prohibits employment discrimination based on applicant employment status. NJ - A2772 Requires DOT and NJTA to conduct study on options to reduce traffic congestion on Interstate 295 and rectify underutilization of NJ Turnpike by motorists traveling in Burlington, Camden, Gloucester, and Salem Counties. NJ - A2802 Directs Secretary of Higher Education to establish a communication and incentive plan to encourage re-enrollment in college; requires Statewide reverse transfer agreement. NJ - A3175 Requires DCA to post on its website information about inspection reports for residential health care facilities, boarding homes, and emergency shelters for the homeless, and requires notifications to DHS and counties. NJ - A1972 Enhances penalties for false incrimination and making fictitious reports. NJ - A1983 Provides immunity from civil liability for person who sends text message to motor vehicle operator. NJ - A1970 Equalizes standing of private and public colleges before land use agencies. NJ - A1963 Expands the domestic violence statutes to encompass minors aged 16 and older. NJ - A2236 Establishes "College Affordability Study Commission" to examine issues and develop recommendations to increase the affordability of higher education in New Jersey. NJ - ACR181 Memorializes New Jersey Supreme Court to include certain work by attorneys assisting veterans as pro bono. NJ - A2409 Directs Department of Law and Public Safety to engage in Internet privacy and social media responsibility campaign. NJ - A1952 Provides procedure for municipality acquiring school property from non-operating school district following merger to extinguish restrictive deed covenant. NJ - A1964 Permits wineries to sell wine at certain farm markets. NJ - A1979 Requires wireless telecommunications carriers to locate personal wireless service facilities on State or municipal property, when permissible. NJ - A2155 Establishes pilot program in DCF providing animal-assisted therapy to victims of childhood violence, trauma, or children with behavioral health care needs; appropriates $100,000. NJ - A2235 Establishes electronic reporting system for purchasers of precious metals or jewelry. NJ - A1956 Requires health care professionals to notify patients of end of health benefits coverage during course of treatment in certain circumstances. NJ - A1965 Permits a farm income averaging credit under the New Jersey gross income tax. NJ - A1966 Provides municipalities with discretion to restrict hours for sale of package goods. NJ - A1954 Requires correspondence or notice by public entity contain citations of any appropriate statutes, ordinances, or resolutions. NJ - A2156 Requires reporting of the graduation and transfer rates of State tuition aid grant recipients. NJ - A3767 Establishes NJ Commission on Irish and Irish-American Cultural and Educational Programs. NJ - A3061 Requires certain companies providing local telephone service within 10-mile radius of nuclear electric generating facility to adhere to certain service quality standards. NJ - A1973 Provides that Probation Division would file child support judgment as a lien only when amount of judgment equals or exceeds amount of child support due for a one-month period. NJ - A1987 Requires mailing of sample ballot for fire district elections. NJ - A1982 Requires MVC to provide Gold Star Family decals to certain family members of armed services members who died while on active duty. NJ - A1980 Establishes farmland preservation inheritance tax deduction program within Department of Agriculture. NJ - A1977 Includes payday lending as a violation of the consumer fraud act. NJ - A1984 Establishes "New Jersey Works Dual Enrollment Option Program." NJ - A1953 Requires law enforcement officers to search domestic violence restraining order registry upon conducting an arrest. NJ - A2806 Establishes the New Jersey School Counts County College Scholarship Program. NJ - A2154 Permits a witness who is under the age of 16 or a victim of any age to testify by closed circuit television in prosecutions for crimes or offenses involving domestic violence. NJ - A1974 Requires public and independent institutions of higher education to collect and report employment data for certain graduates. NJ - A3860 Clarifies provisions with regard to pet trusts. NJ - A2817 Requires all school districts and public institutions of higher education to offer dual enrollment programs to provide college-level instruction to high school students and requires these students be charged a reduced tuition rate. NJ - A3440 Requires State Board of Education to develop rigorous computer science curriculum guidelines and school districts to incorporate those guidelines in grades six through 12. NJ - AR61 Establishes Assembly Culture, History, Arts, and Tourism Legislative Panel. NJ - A2800 Requires high school students to be assessed using college placement cut scores to determine readiness for college-level course work, and Commissioner of Education to develop plan to improve college and career counseling for students. + − Cosponsored Bills (15) NJ - A3124 Exempts certain temporary farm structures from permit and transition area requirements of "Freshwater Wetlands Protection Act." NJ - A3704 Eliminates eligibility time limit on tuition benefits for spouses of certain public safety workers killed in performance of their duties. NJ - A2630 Requires property tax bills to contain eligibility information on State tax relief programs. NJ - A469 Concerns membership and management of homeowners associations. NJ - A1909 Provides that certain funds in Casino Simulcasting Special Fund will be paid to Atlantic City Racetrack and prescribes use thereof with certain amounts remaining paid to other racetracks. NJ - A1886 Applies provisions of "New Jersey College Student and Parent Consumer Information Act" to proprietary schools and limits eligibility for State student assistance programs to students enrolled in certain proprietary schools. NJ - A1827 Requires Commission on Higher Education to develop accountability and transparency standards for public research institutions and State colleges. NJ - A2939 Restores State fiscal year 2011 reductions to Garden State Preservation Trust payments in lieu of taxes; appropriates $3,400,000 to DCA. NJ - A244 Requires compounding pharmacies be accredited by Pharmacy Compounding Accreditation Board. NJ - A2832 Prohibits a person from charging a fee to stop publishing personal identifying information obtained through the criminal justice system. NJ - A1006 Creates the "Mold Safe Housing Act." NJ - A1887 Requires toll road authorities to award contracts for motor fuel services on toll roads to retail dealers who dispense motor fuel provided by suppliers with refineries located in this State. NJ - A1880 Permits licensed dealers to display and auction firearms at fund raising events sponsored by certain tax exempt organizations. NJ - A1333 The "New Jersey Consumer Catastrophe Preparedness and Protection Act"; creates "New Jersey Catastrophe Fund." NJ - AR53 Supports President Obama's proposals to hold institutions of higher education accountable for their performance, and to reduce tuition costs and student debt.