New Jersey Representative Daniel Benson [D]

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NJA2503PassProvides protections for individuals with developmental disabilities; upgrades crimes committed against such individuals; and improves tranparency and accountability in investigations of abuse, neglect, and exploitation of such individuals; designate...
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2017-10-06
Approved P.L.2017, c.238.
NJA3295EngrossConcerns low emission and zero emission vehicles; establishes Clean Vehicle Task Force.
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2017-10-05
Senate Amendment (24-0) (Smith)
NJA3338EnrollDedicates one percent of cigarette and other tobacco products tax revenues to anti-smoking initiatives.*
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2017-10-05
Received in the Senate, 2nd Reading - Concur. w/Gov's Recom.
NJACR254EngrossOpposes Governor's proposed transfer of Division of Mental Health and Addiction Services to DOH.
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2017-10-05
To Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee
NJA2176PassCriminalizes possession and sale of alpha-pyrrolidinopentiophenone (alpha-PVP) commonly known as "flakka," or "flocka."
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2017-08-07
Approved P.L.2017, c.209.
NJA1199PassPermits 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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2017-08-07
Approved P.L.2017, c.205.
NJA1953PassAllows installment payments for senior and disabled property taxpayers to repay overpayments of homestead credits and homestead property tax reimbursements.
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2017-08-07
Approved P.L.2017, c.207.
NJS996PassRequires report on status of lead-safe program in DCA.*
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2017-08-07
Approved P.L.2017, c.185.
NJA3386PassProvides 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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2017-08-07
Approved P.L.2017, c.213.
NJA1690PassAllows 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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2017-08-07
Approved P.L.2017, c.206.
NJA4432PassProvides 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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2017-08-07
Approved P.L.2017, c.221.
NJA4713PassDesignates building where NJEDA is located as "Caren Franzini Memorial Building" to commemorate her outstanding service to State.
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2017-08-07
Approved P.L.2017, c.229.
NJS2578PassRevises 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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2017-08-07
Approved P.L.2017, c.198.
NJS1640PassEstablishes requirements concerning necessary care of dogs, domestic companion animals, and service animals, and for tethering of dogs.*
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2017-08-07
Approved P.L.2017, c.189.
NJS1219PassRequires 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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2017-08-07
Approved P.L.2017, c.186.
NJS3422PassAmends 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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2017-08-01
Approved P.L.2017, c.180.
NJA3480VetoConcerns employer inquiries about worker's wage and salary experience.*
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2017-07-31
Absolute Veto, Received in the Assembly
NJA4870Veto"Safe Transportation Jobs and Fair Employment Rules Act."
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2017-07-31
Absolute Veto, Received in the Assembly
NJAR281PassOpposes Governor's plan to reorganize New Jersey Office of Information Technology.
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2017-07-31
Filed with Secretary of State
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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2017-07-31
Substituted by S3422
NJA5140Intro"Voter Privacy Act"; establishes protections for privacy of voters; prohibits automated programs to remove names of ineligible voters from official lists of eligible voters; prohibits sharing of certain voter information with federal government.
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2017-07-31
To Assembly Judiciary Committee
NJAJR169IntroDesignates November 2017 as "Hospice and Palliative Care Awareness Month."
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2017-07-31
To Assembly Health and Senior Services Committee
NJA222Pass"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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2017-07-21
Approved P.L.2017, c.149.
NJA2221PassAllows gross income taxpayers to use returns to make voluntary contributions to the Boy Scouts of America Councils in New Jersey.
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2017-07-21
Approved P.L.2017, c.158.
NJAJR54PassDesignates April 2nd of each year as "World Autism Awareness Day."
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2017-07-21
Approved P.L.2017, JR-14.
NJA2993PassRequires 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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2017-07-21
Approved P.L.2017, c.161.
NJA3944PassRequires 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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2017-07-21
Approved P.L.2017, c.167.
NJA4088PassEstablishes "High School to College Readiness Commission" to examine issues and develop recommendations to enhance student preparation for postsecondary education.
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2017-07-21
Approved P.L.2017, c.170.
NJA4401PassAuthorizes certain benefits for certain family members of military personnel who died while on active duty.
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2017-07-21
Approved P.L.2017, c.175.
NJA4081Pass"Charlie's Law"; Establishes civil penalties for persons who interfere with or deny persons with disabilities accompanied by service or guide dogs access to places of public accommodation.
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2017-07-21
Approved P.L.2017, c.169.
NJA3749PassAllows "100 percent Disabled Veterans" to receive parking privileges reserved for persons with disability.
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2017-07-21
Approved P.L.2017, c.166.
NJAJR115PassDesignates third Friday in September of every year as Concussion Awareness Day.
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2017-07-21
Approved P.L.2017, JR-16.
NJS2834PassThe "Water Quality Accountability Act"; imposes certain testing, reporting, management, and infrastructure investment requirements on water purveyors.
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2017-07-21
Approved P.L.2017, c.133.
NJS2577PassRequires Higher Education Student Assistance Authority to provide annual New Jersey College Loans to Assist State Students Loan Program report to Governor and Legislature and develop student loan comparison information document to increase program tr...
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2017-07-21
Approved P.L.2017, c.129.
NJS2721PassImplements person-first language and changes pejorative terminology referring to persons with certain disabilities or substance use disorders.
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2017-07-21
Approved P.L.2017, c.131.
NJS291PassAuthorizes health care providers to engage in telemedicine and telehealth.*
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2017-07-21
Approved P.L.2017, c.117.
NJS3027PassEstablishes State food waste reduction goal of 50 percent by 2030.
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2017-07-21
Approved P.L.2017, c.136.
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.
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
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.
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)
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