New Jersey Representative Daniel Benson [D]

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NJA374PassProhibits MVC from imposing duplicate license or identification card fee and digitized picture fee if duplicate is requested to reflect change in organ donor status.
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2017-07-13
Approved P.L.2017, c.108.
NJAJR27PassDesignates May of each year as "Asthma Awareness Month."
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2017-07-13
Approved P.L.2017, JR-10.
NJA4701VetoRequires State's full participation in Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative.
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2017-07-13
Absolute Veto, Received in the Assembly
NJS2492PassEnhances resident voting participation rights in common interest communities.
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2017-07-13
Approved P.L.2017, c.106.
NJS2348PassIncludes students who participate in school intramural sports programs in the student-athlete head injury safety program.
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2017-07-13
Approved P.L.2017, c.105.
NJAR281IntroOpposes Governor's plan to reorganize New Jersey Office of Information Technology.
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2017-07-13
To Assembly Telecommunications and Utilities Committee
NJA5114IntroEstablishes compensation program for certain county corrections officers injured while performing official duties.
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2017-07-13
To Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee
NJA5125IntroConcerns availability of certain insurance for employers of self-directed employees in Division of Developmental Disabilities in DHS.
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2017-07-13
To Assembly Human Services Committee
NJA18IntroAmends Fiscal Year 2018 annual appropriation act to ensure involuntarily furloughed State employees receive retroactive salary payments for State government budget shut down.
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2017-07-13
Introduced, 1st Reading without Reference, 2nd Reading
NJA222Enroll"New Jersey Library Construction Bond Act"; authorizes issuance of $125,000,000 in general obligation bonds to finance capital projects at public libraries; appropriates $5,000.
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2017-07-04
Passed Senate (Passed Both Houses) (31-2)
NJA1869PassEstablishes Chief Diversity Officer to monitor participation by minority-owned and women-owned businesses in State contracting.*
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2017-07-03
Approved P.L.2017, c.95.
NJS596PassEstablishes compensation program for law enforcement officers and certain other employees injured while performing official duties.*
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2017-07-03
Approved P.L.2017, c.93.
NJS2844PassEliminates certificate of need requirement for inpatient psychiatric hospital beds for treatment of psychiatric and substance use disorder dual diagnosis.
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2017-07-03
Approved P.L.2017, c.94.
NJAJR54EnrollDesignates April 2nd of each year as "World Autism Awareness Day."
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2017-06-29
Passed Senate (Passed Both Houses) (35-0)
NJA936IntroRequires reporting of suspected abuse of institutionalized elderly to police and that facility employees receive notice of reporting requirement annually; designated as "Peggy's Law."
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2017-06-29
Substituted by S1219 (2R)
NJA772EngrossEstablishes process for recovering cost of caring for domestic companion animals involved in animal cruelty violations.*
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2017-06-29
To Senate Economic Growth Committee
NJA3152IntroEstablishes requirements concerning necessary care of dogs, domestic companion animals, and service animals, and for tethering of dogs.***
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2017-06-29
Substituted by S1640/1642/1013 (SCS/4R)
NJA3386EnrollProvides protections for children under the age of 18 with developmental disabilities and individuals with developmental disabilities ages 18-21 receiving services from Division of Children's System of Care.
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2017-06-29
Passed Assembly (Passed Both Houses) (76-2-0)
NJA4088EnrollEstablishes "High School to College Readiness Commission" to examine issues and develop recommendations to enhance student preparation for postsecondary education.
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2017-06-29
Passed Assembly (Passed Both Houses) (78-0-0)
NJA3918IntroModifies State's solar renewable energy portfolio standards.*
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2017-06-29
Assembly Floor Amendment Passed (Muoio)
NJA1690EnrollAllows fire district elections to be moved to November; eliminates certain fire district budget referenda; and eliminates certain fire district capital purchase referenda.
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2017-06-29
Passed Assembly (Passed Both Houses) (74-0-2)
NJA4406EngrossProvides for emergency assistance to individuals or families that are homeless or in temporary living arrangement due to domestic violence.
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2017-06-29
To Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee
NJA4482EngrossAllows for cancellation of certain service contracts without paying early termination fee if customer becomes deceased prior to end of service contract.
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2017-06-29
To Senate Commerce Committee
NJA4432EnrollProvides increased tax credit amounts under Grow New Jersey Assistance Program for certain businesses that have collaborative research relationships with colleges or universities.*
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2017-06-29
Passed Senate (Passed Both Houses) (32-0)
NJA4470EngrossEstablishes Behavioral Health Services Task Force.*
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2017-06-29
To Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee
NJA4713EnrollDesignates building where NJEDA is located as "Caren Franzini Memorial Building" to commemorate her outstanding service to State.
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2017-06-29
Passed Senate (Passed Both Houses) (35-0)
NJAJR149EngrossExpresses State's support for addressing homelessness through rapid rehousing strategies and urges use of rapid rehousing core components by community-based programs.*
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2017-06-29
Received in the Senate without Reference, 2nd Reading
NJA4790EngrossEstablishes special "Equality" license plates.
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2017-06-29
Received in the Senate without Reference, 2nd Reading
NJAR249PassMemorializes 28th anniversary of New Jersey-Taiwan sister state relationship and importance of strong and enduring relations between New Jersey and Taiwan.
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2017-06-29
Filed with Secretary of State
NJA5072EngrossConcerns law regarding failure to pay wages.
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2017-06-29
Received in the Senate without Reference, 2nd Reading
NJAJR124EngrossDesignates September 7 through 13 of each year as "Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Awareness Week" in New Jersey.
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2017-06-29
To Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee
NJS1640EnrollEstablishes requirements concerning necessary care of dogs, domestic companion animals, and service animals, and for tethering of dogs.*
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2017-06-29
Passed Senate (Passed Both Houses) (34-0)
NJS1219EnrollRequires reporting of suspected abuse of institutionalized elderly to police and that facility employees receive notice of reporting requirement annually; designated as "Peggy's Law."
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2017-06-29
Passed Senate (Passed Both Houses) (34-0)
NJA2176EnrollCriminalizes possession and sale of alpha-pyrrolidinopentiophenone (alpha-PVP) commonly known as "flakka," or "flocka."
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2017-06-26
Passed Senate (Passed Both Houses) (39-0)
NJA1199EnrollPermits a victim or witness of any age to testify by closed circuit television under certain circumstances in prosecutions for domestic violence, sexual assault, and certain other crimes.*
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2017-06-26
Passed Senate (Passed Both Houses) (38-0)
NJA3480EnrollConcerns employer inquiries about worker's wage and salary experience.*
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2017-06-26
Passed Senate (Passed Both Houses) (30-9)
NJA4870Enroll"Safe Transportation Jobs and Fair Employment Rules Act."
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2017-06-26
Passed Senate (Passed Both Houses) (23-15)
NJS2578EnrollRevises New Jersey College Loans to Assist State Students Loan Program to require applicants first exhaust federal student loans, require income verification, and limit total student loan amounts.
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2017-06-26
Passed Senate (Passed Both Houses) (39-0)
NJS2721EnrollImplements person-first language and changes pejorative terminology referring to persons with certain disabilities or substance use disorders.
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2017-06-26
Passed Senate (Passed Both Houses) (40-0)
NJA301EngrossEnhances the reporting and disclosure requirements concerning State tax expenditures and limits the duration of new State tax expenditure enactments.
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2017-06-22
To Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee
NJA1953EnrollAllows installment payments for senior and disabled property taxpayers to repay overpayments of homestead credits and homestead property tax reimbursements.
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2017-06-22
Passed Senate (Passed Both Houses) (38-0)
NJA2204EngrossAuthorizes virtual net metering for certain electric public utility customers connected to certain hydropower facilities.*
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2017-06-22
To Senate Economic Growth Committee
NJA2221EnrollAllows gross income taxpayers to use returns to make voluntary contributions to the Boy Scouts of America Councils in New Jersey.
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2017-06-22
Passed Senate (Passed Both Houses) (37-0)
NJA2993EnrollRequires Medicaid coverage for diabetes self-management education, training, services, and equipment for patients diagnosed with diabetes, gestational diabetes, and pre-diabetes.
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2017-06-22
Passed Assembly (Passed Both Houses) (67-3-3)
NJA3295EngrossConcerns low emission and zero emission vehicles; establishes Clean Vehicle Task Force.
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2017-06-22
Received in the Senate without Reference, 2nd Reading
NJA1464IntroAuthorizes health care providers to engage in telemedicine and teleheath. *
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2017-06-22
Substituted by S291/652/1954 (SS)
NJA3612EngrossJake's Law; Incentivizes counties to design and construct completely inclusive playgrounds as a priority for State funding for recreational and conservation purposes.*
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2017-06-22
To Senate Community and Urban Affairs Committee
NJA2240EngrossRequires certain CATV companies to provide free Internet access to public libraries.
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2017-06-22
To Senate Economic Growth Committee
NJA3944EnrollRequires DOE to develop educational fact sheet for distribution to parents of student-athletes and cheerleaders concerning use and misuse of prescription opioids.
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2017-06-22
Passed Senate (Passed Both Houses) (38-0)
NJA3749EnrollAllows "100 percent Disabled Veterans" to receive parking privileges reserved for persons with disability.
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2017-06-22
Passed Senate (Passed Both Houses) (38-0)
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