New Jersey Senator Teresa Ruiz [D]

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NJS1830IntroRequires certain schools to maintain supply of opioid antidotes and permits emergency administration of opioid antidote by school nurse or trained employee.
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2018-06-14
Reported from Senate Committee with Amendments, 2nd Reading
NJS2044IntroEstablishes "Deaf Student's Bill of Rights."
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2018-06-14
To Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee
NJS2045IntroEstablishes Working Group on Deaf Education and directs DOE to develop parent resource guide and select early intervention assessments for use in identifying language delays in deaf and hard of hearing children.
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2018-06-14
To Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee
NJS2489IntroRequires board of education to post information about child abuse hotline in each school.
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2018-06-14
Reported from Senate Committee, 2nd Reading
NJS2711IntroMandates child abuse and sexual abuse training for all candidates for teaching certification.
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2018-06-14
Reported from Senate Committee, 2nd Reading
NJS2712IntroMandates sexual assault and child abuse training for DOE arbitrators.
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2018-06-14
Reported from Senate Committee, 2nd Reading
NJS2707IntroEstablishes task force within DOE on prevention of sexual abuse of children.
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2018-06-14
Reported from Senate Committee, 2nd Reading
NJS2713IntroRequires DOE to collect information on certain teacher misconduct and report to Legislature.
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2018-06-14
Reported from Senate Committee, 2nd Reading
NJS2715IntroRequires Attorney General to develop protocol for retaining footage from school surveillance system.
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2018-06-14
Reported from Senate Committee, 2nd Reading
NJS2727IntroProhibits pharmacy benefits managers from engaging in "clawback" and "gag clause" practices; requires certain price disclosures by pharmacists; requires Commissioner of Health to conduct public information campaign.
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2018-06-14
To Senate Commerce Committee
NJS2714IntroRequires school districts to notify State Board of Examiners when teaching staff member fails to report child abuse for determination of revocation or suspension of certificate.
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2018-06-14
Reported from Senate Committee, 2nd Reading
NJS2709IntroProvides that certain persons who commit act of sexual penetration or sexual contact with students who are 16 or older are guilty of sexual assault or aggravated criminal sexual contact.
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2018-06-14
Reported from Senate Committee, 2nd Reading
NJS408IntroDirects school districts to establish policies and require training for employees on issues regarding child sexual abuse.
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2018-06-14
Reported from Senate Committee with Amendments, 2nd Reading
NJA1181PassRequires firearms seizure when certain health care professional determines patient poses threat of harm to self or others. *
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2018-06-13
Approved P.L.2018, c.34.
NJA2759PassAdopts federal definition of armor piercing ammunition.*
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2018-06-13
Approved P.L.2018, c.38.
NJA2761PassReduces maximum capacity of ammunition magazines to 10 rounds.*
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2018-06-13
Approved P.L.2018, c.39.
NJA2757PassRequires background check for private gun sales.
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2018-06-13
Approved P.L.2018, c.36.
NJA1217Pass"Extreme Risk Protective Order Act of 2018." *
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2018-06-13
Approved P.L.2018, c.35.
NJS875IntroEstablishes the "Sexual Assault Victim's Bill of Rights."
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2018-06-11
Reported from Senate Committee with Amendments, 2nd Reading
NJS691EngrossRequires that if a school district satisfies 80% or more of the required NJ Quality Single Accountability Continuum standards in an area of district effectiveness under State intervention, the State must return that area to local control.
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2018-06-11
To Assembly Education Committee
NJS866EngrossExtends eligibility for certain individuals for emergency assistance.
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2018-06-11
[Hearing: Jun 18 @ 7:00 pm]
To Assembly Human Services Committee
NJS365Intro"Alyssa's Law"; requires public school buildings to be equipped with panic alarm linked to local law enforcement. **
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2018-06-11
Reported from Senate Committee with Amendments, 2nd Reading
NJS1317IntroRevises law concerning temporary disability leave.
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2018-06-11
[Hearing: Jun 18 @ 7:00 pm]
To Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee
NJS1735IntroRequires certain public facilities and offices to provide on-site lactation room; DOH to provide information about lactation room availability; and DOE to provide information on lactation policies in schools.
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2018-06-11
Reported from Senate Committee, 2nd Reading
NJS1838IntroPermits individuals to submit TDI and family temporary disability leave claims to DOLWD prior to commencement of leave under certain circumstances and requires timely payment of benefits for such claims.
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2018-06-11
Reported from Senate Committee, 2nd Reading
NJS2055IntroPermits incarcerated persons to receive student financial aid.
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2018-06-11
Reported from Senate Committee, 2nd Reading
NJS121EngrossBars provisions in employment contracts that waive rights or remedies; bars agreements that conceal details relating to discrimination claims.
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2018-06-11
Received in the Assembly without Reference, 2nd Reading
NJS2526EngrossConcerns State criteria for determining whether child has specific learning disability under federal Individuals with Disabilities Education Act."
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2018-06-11
To Assembly Human Services Committee
NJS2465EngrossEstablishes crime of purchasing components to unlawfully manufacture firearm without serial number.*
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2018-06-11
To Assembly Judiciary Committee
NJS619EngrossProvides transparency and accountability reforms at PANYNJ; modifies governance structure; provides legislative oversight of PANYNJ; and regulates capital planning process.
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2018-06-11
Received in the Assembly without Reference, 2nd Reading
NJS630EngrossProvides governance, oversight, and accountability reforms at NJT.
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2018-06-11
To Assembly Appropriations Committee
NJS1578EngrossRequires State agencies to post Internet links to programs and services for women as applicable.
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2018-06-11
To Assembly Women and Children Committee
NJS2046EngrossRequires institutions of higher education and proprietary degree-granting institutions to improve transparency of tuition and fees.
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2018-06-11
To Assembly Higher Education Committee
NJS1126EngrossRequires public school districts to provide instruction on "New Jersey Safe Haven Infant Protection Act" as part of New Jersey Student Learning Standards.
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2018-06-11
To Assembly Women and Children Committee
NJS1965EngrossAllows individual to receive additional lifetime emergency assistance under certain circumstances.
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2018-06-11
To Assembly Human Services Committee
NJS2695IntroAuthorizes special assessments and bond issuance to replace lead-contaminated water service lines.
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2018-06-11
To Senate Community and Urban Affairs Committee
NJS2691IntroMakes supplemental appropriation of $100,000 to Commission on Human Trafficking.
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2018-06-11
To Senate Law and Public Safety Committee
NJS427EnrollBars persons under age 18 from marrying or entering into a civil union.
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2018-06-07
Passed Assembly (Passed Both Houses) (59-0-12)
NJS478Enroll"Babs Siperstein Law"; revises procedure for issuance of amended birth certificate for person who has undergone change in gender.**
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2018-06-07
Passed Senate (Passed Both Houses) (30-2)
NJS1816IntroDirects State Board of Education to authorize computer science education endorsement to instructional certificate.
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2018-06-07
Senate Amendment (30-0) (Diegnan)
NJS2092IntroRequires school districts to include instruction on consequences of distributing and soliciting sexually explicit images through electronic means as part of New Jersey Student Learning Standards in Comprehensive Health and Physical Education. *
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2018-06-07
Senate Amendment (29-0) (Ruiz)
NJS122EnrollProvides corporation business tax and gross income tax credit for certain expenses incurred for production of certain films and digital media content; designated as Garden State Film and Digital Media Jobs Act.
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2018-06-07
2nd Reading in the Senate on Concur. w/Governor's Recommend. (30-6)
NJS2259Intro"Extreme Risk Protective Order Act of 2018."
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2018-06-07
Substituted by A1217 (ACS/3R)
NJS160IntroRequires firearms seizure when certain health professional determines patient poses threat of harm to self or others.*
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2018-06-07
Substituted by A1181 (1R)
NJS2374IntroRequires background check for private gun sales.
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2018-06-07
Substituted by A2757 (1R)
NJS2245IntroAdopts federal definition of armor piercing ammunition.*
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2018-06-07
Substituted by A2759 (ACS)
NJS976Enroll"Revised State Medical Examiner Act"; establishes Office of the Chief State Medical Examiner in DOH.
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2018-06-07
2nd Reading in the Senate on Concur. w/Governor's Recommend. (37-0)
NJS102IntroReduces maximum capacity of ammunition magazines to 10 rounds.
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2018-06-07
Substituted by A2761 (3R)
NJS2654IntroProhibits use of education, occupation, and credit score as rating factors in automobile insurance underwriting.
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2018-06-04
To Senate Commerce Committee
NJS2653IntroEstablishes Child Trafficking Awareness Pilot Program in DOE to train school district staff about warning signs and how to prevent child trafficking.
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2018-06-04
To Senate Education Committee
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