New Jersey Senator Teresa Ruiz [D]

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NJS996PassRequires report on status of lead-safe program in DCA.*
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2017-08-07
Approved P.L.2017, c.185.
NJS1359PassGuarantees full and equal access to all housing to disabled persons who retain their retired service or guide dog as a pet, and who also obtain a new service or guide dog.
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2017-08-07
Approved P.L.2017, c.187.
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.
NJA3056PassRequires DEP to establish voluntary guidelines for K-12 schools and institutions of higher education to reduce, recover, and recycle food waste; extends "Food Bank Good Samaritan Act" immunity protections to public and nonpublic schools.*
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2017-08-07
Approved P.L.2017, c.210.
NJA3058PassEstablishes Farm to School Coordinating Council.
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2017-08-07
Approved P.L.2017, c.211.
NJS1739PassEstablishes sexual assault training requirements for law enforcement officers.
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2017-08-07
Approved P.L.2017, c.192.
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.
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.
NJA3338EnrollDedicates one percent of cigarette and other tobacco products tax revenues to anti-smoking initiatives.*
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2017-07-31
Passed by the Assembly (68-0-0)
NJA2503EnrollProvides 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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2017-07-31
Passed by the Assembly (68-0-0)
NJA2297EnrollRequires health insurance coverage for contraceptives to include prescriptions for 6 months.*
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2017-07-31
Passed by the Assembly (60-2-6)
NJA31VetoIncreases amount of benefits under Work First New Jersey program by 30 percent over three years and according to Social Security cost of living increases thereafter.
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2017-07-31
Absolute Veto, Received in the Assembly
NJA33VetoRepeals family cap in Work First New Jersey program.
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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
NJA4927EnrollRevises law concerning family leave, temporary disability and family temporary disability leave, and domestic or sexual violence safety leave.*
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2017-07-31
Conditional Veto, Received in the Assembly
NJA1139EnrollProhibits sale of unsafe supplemental mattresses designed for children's products.
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2017-07-31
Conditional Veto, Received in the Assembly
NJA4496Enroll"Healthy Small Food Retailer Act"; provides funding to small food retailers to sell fresh and nutritious food; appropriates $1 million.
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2017-07-31
Conditional Veto, Received in the Assembly
NJA4453EnrollRequires pupils who reside on certain federal property to enroll in resident school district in accordance with schedule determined by executive county superintendent of schools.
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2017-07-31
Conditional Veto, Received in the Assembly
NJS1840PassProhibits charging fee to stop publishing personal identifying information obtained through the criminal justice system.
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2017-07-21
Approved P.L.2017, c.123.
NJS2331PassEstablishes tuition reimbursement program for certain psychiatrists who work in underserved areas or psychiatric hospitals in New Jersey.*
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2017-07-21
Approved P.L.2017, c.126.
NJS2403PassEstablishes Women's Vocational Training Pilot Program to promote economic self-sufficiency of low-income women through increased participation in high-wage, high-demand occupations; authorizes allocation of certain funds therefor.*
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2017-07-21
Approved P.L.2017, c.127.
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.
NJS2618PassRequires institutions of higher education to enter into collective Statewide reverse transfer agreement.
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2017-07-21
Approved P.L.2017, c.130.
NJS2819PassCreates "Nourishing Young Minds Initiative Fund" in Dept. of Agriculture to help pay for child food and nutrition programs.
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2017-07-21
Approved P.L.2017, c.132.
NJS3067PassRequires Commissioner of Education to develop guidelines for school districts regarding transgender students.
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2017-07-21
Approved P.L.2017, c.137.
NJA4175PassRequires Commissioner of Education to develop guidance on identifying English language learners for gifted and talented programs.
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2017-07-21
Approved P.L.2017, c.171.
NJS3240PassAuthorizes NJ Environmental Infrastructure Trust to expend certain sums to make loans for environmental infrastructure projects for FY2018.
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2017-07-21
Approved P.L.2017, c.142.
NJS3353PassAppropriates $12.3 million from constitutionally dedicated CBT revenues for recreation and conservation purposes to DEP for State capital and park development projects.
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2017-07-21
Approved P.L.2017, c.147.
NJS3354PassAppropriates $8,992,898 to DEP from constitutionally dedicated CBT revenues and various Green Acres funds for grants to certain nonprofit entities to acquire or develop lands for recreation and conservation purposes.
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2017-07-21
Approved P.L.2017, c.148.
NJS3352PassAppropriates $71,700,224 from constitutionally dedicated CBT revenues and various Green Acres funds to DEP for local government open space acquisition and park development projects.
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2017-07-21
Approved P.L.2017, c.146.
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.
NJAJR37PassDesignates June 21 of each year as "ASK Day" to promote children's health and gun safety.
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2017-07-21
Approved P.L.2017, JR-13.
NJA1458PassRequires health care professionals engaged in prenatal care to provide parents of newborns with information on health insurance coverage for newborn children.*
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2017-07-21
Approved P.L.2017, c.153.
NJA4568PassProhibits health insurers, SHBP, SEHBP, certain health care providers, and Medicaid from discriminating in providing coverage and services based on gender identity.*
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2017-07-21
Approved P.L.2017, c.176.
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.
NJS1451PassDirects DOE to make database of special education decisions available on website.
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2017-07-13
Approved P.L.2017, c.103.
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.
NJS677EnrollRequires racial and ethnic impact statement for certain bills and regulations affecting sentencing.
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2017-07-13
Conditional Veto, Received in the Senate
NJSJR38EngrossEstablishes the "New Jersey State Commission on Urban Violence."
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2017-07-13
To Assembly Law and Public Safety Committee
NJS3006VetoProhibits PANYNJ from providing assistance for enforcement of March 6, 2017 US Executive Order banning entry into US of individuals from certain countries. *
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2017-07-13
Absolute Veto, Received in the Senate
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.
NJS3212EngrossRequires emergency contact information and 2-1-1 telephone system access instructions to be provided to tenants of multiple dwellings.
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2017-07-13
To Assembly Housing and Community Development Committee
NJS2804EngrossEstablishes New Jersey First-Time Home Buyer Savings Account Program; provides gross income tax benefits for certain contributions to and earnings on assets maintained in accounts established under program.*
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2017-07-13
Received in the Assembly without Reference, 2nd Reading
NJS2929EngrossRequires certain employers with State contracts to pay their employees their usual compensation for each day of jury service.
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2017-07-13
To Assembly Judiciary Committee
NJS3423Intro"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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2017-07-13
To Senate State Government, Wagering, Tourism & Historic Preservation Committee
NJS2171Intro"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
Substituted by A222 (1R)
NJSJR115IntroDesignates November 2017 as "Hospice and Palliative Care Awareness Month."
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2017-07-04
To Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens 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.
NJA3492VetoMakes FY 2017 supplemental appropriation of $7,453,000 to DOH for family planning services.*
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2017-06-29
Lost in the Assembly AVOR (51-22-4) (Mazzeo)
NJS2449IntroRequires health care professionals engaged in prenatal care to provide parents of newborns with information on health insurance coverage for newborn children.*
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2017-06-29
Substituted by A1458 (2R)
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