Bill Text: NJ S2850 | 2018-2019 | Regular Session | Amended


Bill Title: Requires board of education or school bus contractor, within one business day of notification that school bus driver's license is suspended or revoked, to verify to DOE that driver is no longer operating school bus. *

Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 15-3-1)

Status: (Enrolled) 2018-10-29 - Passed Assembly (Passed Both Houses) (76-0-0) [S2850 Detail]

Download: New_Jersey-2018-S2850-Amended.html

[First Reprint]

SENATE, No. 2850

STATE OF NEW JERSEY

218th LEGISLATURE

 

INTRODUCED JULY 23, 2018

 


 

Sponsored by:

Senator  JOSEPH A. LAGANA

District 38 (Bergen and Passaic)

Senator  PATRICK J. DIEGNAN, JR.

District 18 (Middlesex)

 

Co-Sponsored by:

Senators Corrado, Holzapfel, Singer and Ruiz

 

 

 

 

SYNOPSIS

     Requires board of education or school bus contractor, within one business day of notification that school bus driver's license is suspended or revoked, to verify to DOE that driver is no longer operating school bus.

 

CURRENT VERSION OF TEXT

     As amended by the Senate on September 27, 2018.

 


An Act concerning school bus drivers and supplementing chapter 39 of Title 18A of the New Jersey Statutes.

 

     Be It Enacted by the Senate and General Assembly of the State of New Jersey:

 

     1.    If a board of education or a contractor that provides pupil transportation services under contract with a board of education is notified by the Department of Education that a school bus driver employed by the board or contractor has had his bus driver's license suspended or revoked, the employing board of education or contractor, within 1[24 hours] one business day1 of the notification, shall provide a statement to the department verifying that the school bus driver no longer operates a school bus for the board or contractor.

 

     2.    This act shall take effect immediately.

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